One major way to help pollinators thrive—and beautify an outdoor space—is to plant a native pollinator garden. Here are six native plants to grow for pollinators.
Native Plant Sales
During spring and summer, several of our wildlife sanctuaries offer native plant sales. Stop by to learn more and pick up varieties for your own backyard.
Moose Hill’s two-day Native Plant Sale in Sharon offers a variety of native perennials, ferns, and ground cover.
The Native Plant Sale & Open House at North River in Marshfield features native shrubs and flowering perennials as well as family activities and snacks.
Pick up plants to attract butterflies at the annual Audubon Nature Festival at Ipswich River in Topsfield.
Pick up plants to attract butterflies during Broad Meadow Brook’s Annual Butterfly Festival.