Plants & Fertilizers

Consider using native plants in yards, they require less pesticides, herbicides, and fertilizers.  They provide food and habitat for native wildlife, decrease the amount of water needed, are low maintenance, and help control erosion.  

Native Wildflowers

Invasive Plant Species

Invasive plants cause extensive damage and harm  natural resources. They have aggressive behavior that displaces the homes of native plants, insects and animals, reduced waterway capacity and reduced areas of biodiversity to monoculture areas.
  • Autumn Olive
  • Buckthorns
  • Bush Honeysuckles
  • Common Reed Grass
  • Garlic Mustard
  • Japanese Honeysuckle
  • Japanese Knotweed
  • Multiflora Rose
  • Purple Loosestrife
  • Reed Canary Grass