Primary Earth-friendly Gardening Tenents:

*Tolerate minimal damage to plants and lawn from pests. *Build and maintain healthy soil by using compost and natural soil amendments. *Use chemicals as a last resort. *Use native plants when possible. They are adapted to the climate, soil and area pests. *Attract Beneficial Insects to increase pollination and decrease harmful pests. *Conserve water by using responsible watering methods.

Monday, August 11, 2008

hummingbirds, a great pollinator

No. seriously - he just sits there staring me down. It is like "hello, you planted all these hummingbird plants - now go away so I can enjoy them."