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Where to find pesticide-free native plants near Urbana

To help you navigate your way to increasing our pollinator populations, we've included many local nurseries below and how they responded to our queries about pesticide use. You can download a printable PDF of this list here.

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Choose Natives is wild for wildlife! We promote North American native plants over non-native alien plants in order to nurture healthy, balanced ecosystems and help restore natural habitats for all wildlife populations. An equally essential part of our mission is to assist Mid-Atlantic region gardeners in locating native plant nurseries and plant sales.

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National Wildlife Federation

Search by zip code to find plants that host the highest numbers of butterflies and moths to feed birds and other wildlife where you live.

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Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

The most comprehensive database of native plants for North America. 

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Native Plants for Wildlife Habitats and Conservation Landscaping for the Chesapeake Bay Watershed

This publication by US Fish & Wildlife Service includes color pictures as well as user-friendly information on native species appropriate for planting in the Chesapeake Bay watershed and adjacent coastal regions. Although one guide cannot furnish the answers to every question, we have included as much useful information as possible in a limited space.

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Prairie Moon Nursery

We are dedicated to helping you be a part of the collective effort to nurture and sustain the living landscape. Our website and catalog are great educational resources to help make your project a success. If you need help, give us a call and a friendly plant nerd will be there with advice and suggestions.

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