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Gardening in the North Country and Local Food Sources: Native Plants

Do you want to grow your own food, or find locally grown food in our northern New York region? Or do you want to beautify your landscape or help the environment? We have resources for you!

Books from your Library on Native Plants

Native Plant Resources from Clinton County Cooperative Extension

Restoring native plant habitat is vital to preserving biodiversity. By creating a native plant garden, each patch of habitat becomes part of a collective effort to nurture and sustain the living landscape for birds and other animals. (Audubon Society)

The Clinton County Cooperative Extension has a resource page on native plants:

They also have a set of brochures on different natives that grow in our region:

Native Plant Brochures


Subject Guide