Attracting more birds and butterflies is a priority to a lot of gardeners. First of all, it’s a lovely thing to sit outside and listen to birds singing to each other while you watch colorful butterflies visit flowers. But second of all, and just as important, there are many bird and butterfly species that are struggling, and by creating a welcoming space for them in our backyards, we can help them.
In this episode, I talk about how an ecosystem works, and share some of the practical, entirely do-able small scale ways you can help your garden ecosystem. In return, you may discover your plants are healthier, you deal with fewer pests, and more birds, butterflies and other beneficials move into your garden!