• How To Build A Garden For Birds, Bees And Climate Resiliency

    1 month ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    A monarch butterfly on milkweed
    Lorraine Johnson is a community advocate and author who has written numerous books on gardening with native plants-species that occured naturally in North America prior to European colonization. Over thousands of years, these plants have co-evolved with other native flora and fauna, forming complex and symbiotic relationships.
    It's been 30 years since Johnson created her first native plant garden, a block from the corner of Bathurst and Bloor in Toronto. Here, near one of the city's busiest commercial intersections, Johnson set out to create a meadow. She...
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