Eco-friendly gardens are a beautiful way to contribute to the natural landscape and create a home for Ontario's native birds, butterflies, and insects. As climate change becomes more of a problem in today's world, this garden aims to save water and contribute to the ecosystem!
- using compost and leaves as a natural fertilizer can help the overall health of your plants
- reducing the use of water and eliminating the use of chemical fertilizers.
Eco-friendly gardens are about giving back to nature, rather than taking from it. Native Ontario plants that can be added to your garden could be, but are not limited to: Black-Eyed Susan, Obedient Plant, and Switch Grass, and native trees like Serviceberry,Red Maple,and Chinkapin Oak.