Issue 7, June 4, 2010
Know Your Invasives: More Native Plant Resources
I received some great feedback from my article on Learning to Identify Locally Invasive Plants, particularly on supplying some resources on alternative planting for gardens. Following that same theme, here are some resources that I've provided over time on our Illinois Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey Program blog where you can find some of the latest news on invasives in Illinois.
- USDA Plants Database
- Going Native: Urban Landscaping for Wildlife with Native Plants
- Native Plant
- US EPA - Green Landscaping (provides links to lots of web pages!
Good luck with your native planting!--Kelly Estes