Just because it feels so cold in so many areas of the country does not mean that activity stops in your beautiful habitat garden. In fact, your garden plays a crucial role in helping wildlife survive the winter.
So I’ve gathered together some great resources to help you make your wildlife garden a haven for the animals of your area.
Winter Berries for Birds
Winter Value of Plants
Water for Wildlife
Your local fauna needs food, water, and shelter at all times of the year. It’s easy to provide those things in your garden by planting a wide variety of native trees, shrubs, and perennials that produce seeds, nuts, berries, and attract insects.
Evergreens provide food and shelter, shelter that is a much needed commodity as the cold winds begin to blow.
Giving a little back to wildlife in your garden is especially important in winter. How do you help wildlife in your winter garden?
Carole Sevilla Brown lives in Philadelphia, PA, and she travels the country speaking about Ecosystem Gardening for Wildlife. Check out her new free online course Ecosystem Gardening Essentials, 15 free lessons delivered to your inbox every week.
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