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Native plants are plants indigenous to a given area in geologic time. This includes plants that have developed, occur naturally, or existed for many years in an ...

Native Species: Definition & Examples - Video & Lesson Transcript ...

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What makes a species native? Are non-native species the same as invasive species? Native species are specially adapted to fit their environment and...

An Introduction to Using Native Plants in Restoration Projects: Why ...

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A native (indigenous) species is one that occurs in a particular region, ecosystem , and habitat without direct or indirect human actions (Kartesz and Morse 1997; ...

PlantNative - How To - Benefits of Native Plants, Native Plant ...

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1. Low Maintenance - Compared to lawns, manicured shrubbery or bark-mulch covered beds, naturescapes are tremendously low in maintenance. Native plants  ...

Native Plants of Indiana | Indiana Wildlife Federation

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Native Indiana plants are best suited for the soil and weather conditions in our area. As a result, native plants require less fertilizer, fewer pesticides, and less ...

Native plants - Metro

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To help you select local native plants for the greatest benefits to wildlife and your yard, keep these general guidelines in mind: 1. Local species are key.

Science Dictionary: Native species - WebQuest

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Native Species: a species that occurs naturally within a region, either evolving there or arriving and becoming established without human assistance.

PA DCNR - Native Plants

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A native plant is one which occurred within this region before settlement by Europeans. Native plants include ferns and clubmosses; grasses, sedges and rushes ...

Why Native Plants Matter | Audubon

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Native plants are those that occur naturally in a region in which they evolved. They are the ecological basis upon which life depends, including birds and people.

Native Plants for Your Landscape - Missouri Department of ...

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The current mix of Missouri native plants has been here since the last Ice Age, ... Many wildlife species prefer native plants for habitat and depend on them for ...

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Native Plants for Conservation, Restoration and Landscaping

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Feb 3, 2016 ... Native Plants for Conservation, Restoration, and Landscaping. What are native plants? Native species are those that occur in the region in ...

Benefits of Native Plants - California Native Plant Society

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Low maintenance landscaping methods are a natural fit with native plants that are already adapted to the local environment. Look forward to using less water, ...

NATIVE PLANT LIST for New York - PlantNative

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This is a "starter" list of native plants for New York, Pennsylvania, and northern New Jersey. It is intended for residential or commercial landscapers who want to  ...