Landscape Resource List
Native Plant Podcast
The Native Plant Podcast, www.nativeplantpodcast.com is designed for gardeners and landscapers who want to learn more about native plants in the landscape. Check their archives and special events, which feature well-known experts. Listen & learn while you wait for Spring!
Winter Sowing Handout
Native Plant Nursery Listing
Minnesota Noxious Weeds; includes Native and Non-native Look-alike Species for Comparison.
Produced by the MN Dept. of Transportation. (photos, descriptions, methods for removal, etc.)
Local Sources of Native Plants
3943 Munger Shaw Road, Cloquet, MN 55720
110 East Highway 61, P.O. Box 323, Esko, MN 55733
3130 S Camp Amnicon Rd, South Range, WI 54874
Phone: (715) 398-5453
“How To” Information
The Blue Thumb program aims to encourage homeowners to use native plant gardening, rain gardens, and shoreline stabilization to reduce runoff from their home landscape in an effort improve water quality. One element of the Blue Thumb program is an easy-to-use website for homeowners seeking native plant gardening information. Another key component is a rain garden installation manual for homeowners co-developed by Minnesota landscape ecologists Dan Shaw and Rusty Schmidt.