Pollinator Gardens at Home

Starting or Expanding Your Home Pollinator Garden

Fall and spring are great for gardening. But you can engage with your garden in winter too! Explore, learn, prep and review pictures of plants to order.

  • Quick start list of easy pollinator plant picks.

  • Native plants lists and guides that include bloom-time charts, plant sizes, and light/water needs.

List of local and online nurseries that sell native pollinator plants and can help you get started.

Join our Seed Swap!

New to gardening? See a beginner's Step-by-step guide.


These 6" round metal medallions are for sale for $10 (plus $2 service fee, which covers postage to your house).

Order online here.

To see where pollinator gardens are in Hastings, click here.

To add your garden to the map, click here.

Mulch-mow your leaves or rake them into your beds. Click the link for more..

You can also get help by enlisting an eco-minded landscape architect or by connecting with a local native planting neighbor.

And it always helps to get some inspiration by visiting a local professional garden.

If you'd like some free help with vines, the Hastings Vine Squad is happy to visit your property to identify invasive ones and offer tips on their removal.