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Learn to grow herbs for their culinary, therapeutic or ornamental qualities. This guide explains how to grow more than 350 herbs in your garden, with almost photographs and information about their common and historical uses.

Herb growing and usage guide

Learn to grow herbs for their culinary, therapeutic or ornamental qualities. This guide explains how to grow more than 350 herbs in your garden, with almost 3,000 photographs and information about their common and historical uses.

Build a bug hotel that will attract beneficial insects to your yard or garden

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Build a bug hotel that will attract beneficial insects to your yard or garden

Watch your head! It's already raining acorns in some parts of the country, and squirrels aren't the only ones going nuts. Find out why oak trees are a wildlife favorite. Amphibians, Reptiles, Flying Squirrel, Jackdaw, Kinds Of Birds, Oak Tree, My Animal, Beautiful Birds, Blue Bird

The Wildlife Benefits of Acorns and Oaks • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

Watch your head! It's already raining acorns in some parts of the country, and squirrels aren't the only ones going nuts. Find out why oak trees are a wildlife favorite.

gardens drought tolerant Some native Texas plants. Heat and drought tolerant, which means low maintenance. Some native Texas plants. Heat and drought tolerant, which means low maintenance!

By Texas Wildscapes...heat & drought tolerant garden that attracts birds & butterflies.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Why are my plants turning yellow?

Safer Brand created this infographic so that you can easily determine what your plant needs to stay green and healthy.

It's Pollinator Week! Learn more about the native bees and how to help them. Especie Animal, Mundo Animal, Buzzy Bee, I Love Bees, Cool Bugs, Bees And Wasps, Beautiful Bugs, Bugs And Insects, Bee Happy

Take the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

National movement to save pollinators launched! Why you and your garden are essential.

Providing water for wildlife on your property is one of the required steps to having a Certified Wildlife Habitat and many fulfill the requirement by having a bird bath. Japanese Akita, Common Birds, Backyard Birds, Large Animals, Shiba Inu, Horseback Riding, Habitats, Squirrel, Raccoons

Not a Bird! Unexpected Bird Bath Visitors • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

Providing water for wildlife on your property is one of the required steps to having a Certified Wildlife Habitat and many fulfill the requirement by having a bird bath. While providing …

Build a simple bug hotel / insect inn to welcome beneficial bugs to your yard or garden!

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How to Build a Bug Hotel from Recycled Plastic Bottles

To avoid conflicts, urban-wildlife experts offer a variety of tips for living with Racoons. Raccoon kits photo by Barbara Fleming Cute Wild Animals, Baby Animals, Adorable Animals, Animal Fashion, Photo Postcards, Science And Nature, Pet Birds, Mammals, Habitats

How to Keep Wild Raccoons Wild • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

Whether you live in the country, the city or the suburbs, if you’re frequently out and about after sunset, you’ve likely encountered a raccoon or two in your yard or …

Welcome to Garden for Wildlife Month! Tips & inspiration to make your yard wildlife-friendly. Green Technology, Nature Center, Wild Birds, Cottage Style, Habitats, Planting Flowers, Cute Pictures, Wildlife, Backyard

Garden for Wildlife | National Wildlife Federation

Welcome to Garden for Wildlife Month! Tips & inspiration to make your yard wildlife-friendly.

Native plants support good insects that birds need to feed their young. Tree Support, Scale Insects, Dogwood Trees, Tiny Bird, Large Animals, Native Plants, Bird Watching, Bird Feathers, Bird Houses

Chickadees Show Why Birds Need Native Trees • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

This year, more than ever, I had been looking forward to songbird-nesting season. The reason? Last spring, my Washington, D.C., yard became one of more than 100 study sites in …

Students at NYC Eco-School PS 361 in Brooklyn in front of their "We Love Earth " bulletin board. Display was created by Ms. Goldberg (Speech and Language Specialist).

Students at NYC Eco-School PS 361 in front of their "We Love Earth " bulletin board. Display was created by Ms. Goldberg (Speech and Language Specialist).

Gardening Tips for Seniors -- Exercising their green thumbs helps seniors reap mental and physical rewards. Gym Workouts, At Home Workouts, Passive Stretching, Stretching Program, Pilates Moves, Improve Flexibility, Bones And Muscles, Senior Fitness, Body Poses

Magazines | National Wildlife Federation

Exercising their green thumbs helps seniors reap mental and physical rewards

Get a free butterfly garden starter kit! Be a Hero! Help the Monarch Butterfly - PLEDGE NOW

Butterfly Heroes | National Wildlife Federation

Learn more about the National Wildlife Federation's Butterfly Heroes initiative and how we're helping monarchs and other pollinators.