- Birds and
An article about the ties between wildlife and wildflowers in the backyard.
Questions about Wildflowers and Native Plants, University of Minnesota Extension
The title tells it all. The answers are good, too.
- How to Create Your Own
Wildflower Meadow, Windstar Wildlife Institute
A family nature project for all ages.
- The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Wildflowers and more!
Wildflowers 1999 and Michigan
Wildflowers 2000, CC-CHS Biology Project
An extensive catalog of native and non-native wildflower pictures taken in Michigan.
- Native Wildflowers, Prairie
Lists of native wildflowers, organized by color groups, with photos, sun, moisture,
height and blooming information.
- Plants Database, USDA Natural Resources
Searchable database and fact sheets for native and non-native plants.
- Prairie and Wildflower
Plantings, Northern Gardening
An interesting article on establishing a wildflower meadow or prairie garden.
A wildflower reference guide and much, much more.
- Weed Management for
Wildflowers (HTML or PDF
49KB ), North Carolina State University Cooperative Extension
Maintenance and long-term weed management of wildflower plantings.
- Wildflower & Prairie Grass
Planting Instructions, Prairie Frontiers
Good article with before, during and after information.
- Wildflower Gardening,
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Natives and non-natives, with tips on how to grow them.
A brief list of tips and techniques for creating a beautiful wildflower meadow.
Plantings (PDF 715KB), USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
A conservation management sheet with lots of information and help.
Michigan State University Extension
Articles covering wildflowers for many different land types.
- Wildflowers, GardenWeb
Links to the various resources GardenWeb has relating to wildflowers and native plants.
- Wildflowers for the Home
Landscape, University of Nebraska Cooperative Extension
This brief article takes you from site selection through maintenance and includes a
good reference section.
- Wildflowers in bloom,
Texas Agricultural Extension Service
Lots of information applicable to all parts of the U.S.
in the Home Landscape (PDF 42KB), Missouri University Extension
Really good, extensive article.
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Last Revised: May 5, 2000