Gardening for Bees (and other Pollinators)

Bees in Your Backyard webinar handout, 3/30/20


Attracting Pollinators to the Garden factsheet, The Ohio State University

Gardening and Landscaping Practices for Nesting Native Bees, Utah State University Extension

Ohio Bee Identification Guide

Native Bees, University of Minnesota

Protecting and Enhancing Pollinators in Urban Landscapes, UMN/OSU et al

Plant Guides and Lists:

Attracting Pollinators to Your Garden Using Native Plants, US Forest Service (Eastern States)

Bee Smart Pollinator Gardener APP download, Pollinator Partnership

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, University of Texas at Austin

Pollinator Plants, Great Lakes, The Xerces Society

Pollinator Plants, Midwest, The Xerces Society

Pollinator-friendly Plants for the Northeast U.S., USDA/NRCS

Regional Planting Guides, Pollinator Partnership

Gardening for Pollinators favorite links and documents

Powerpoints and Webinars:

Gardening for Pollinators with Denise Ellsworth, Webinar recording. OSU Department of Entomology, sponsored by eXtension, the National Extension System. June 7, 2013. 60 minutes.

Gardening for Pollinators webinar handout PDF (June, 2013)

Pollinator PowerPoint programs, free to use/adapt: Instructions to access free PowerPoints, links and resources to teach about pollinators, bee ID, and what gardeners can do. Developed by The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation in cooperation with the University of Wisconsin-Madison Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems and The Ohio State University Bee Lab and Pollinatarium.