Protect British juniper or risk losing gin's distinctive flavour (Wired UK)
Pond plants for insect pollinators
Butterflies love the Lythrum salicaria (British Native Loosestrife) www.watersidenursery.co.uk
One of my favorite perennials:) Primadonna Deep Rose Echinacea
Wetland Plants: Rodgersias are extremely handsome plants primarily grown for their foliage. They are special plants perfectly suited for the wild garden, the edge of the water garden, or the shade garden. They do well in open shade under tall trees.
Ecologische tuinvijver = inspiratie voor minivijver
Loads of insects love nettle including ladybirds who lay their eggs under the leaves. It is a good idea for any wildlife gardener to have a small patch somewhere around; the ladybirds (or ladybugs if you are American) that you attract will eat up the greenfly and other plant pests.