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Fragrant sweet peas please the gardener more than the bee

Sweet peas have transplanted well to all parts of the world, especially throughout Oregon.

Apr 13, 2012 | News Story

12 plants to entice pollinators to your garden

Consider adding some flower power to your landscape to bring in the buzz of pollinators to your garden.

May 9, 2014 | News Story

Creating habitat

Want to be a good neighbor to local wildlife? Check out these tips from a Conservation Specialist to take your "naturescaping" game to the next level!

Rose Clarke, Jon Wagner | May 2019 | Article

Pollinators

Research on Garden Bees At least 213 bee species have been collected from a garden. Urban areas often have more bee species than natural or agriculture areas. In urban areas, gardens promote bee abundance and diversity. Gardens may filter bees: gardens have fewer andrenids (spring-foraging bees), fewer soil-nesting bees, more cavity nesting bees. Urban areas filter bees: favors ...

Gail Langellotto | Jan 2019 | Article