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Attracting Beneficial Pollinators to Your Edible Garden

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Pollinators to the rescue!

Image courtesy of Jesse Elwert Peters

“Good” insects stave off pesky ones and save you time in the garden. Find out how!

Join me Wednesday, December 18 at 7:00 p.m. (CST) when my guest will be Jesse Elwert Peters. We will be talking about how attracting beneficial pollinators to your edible garden will help you with your time budget!

Jesse Elwert Peters

Image courtesy of Jesse Elwert Peters

Jesse is an ecologist, writer,  consultant, and the owner of Jessecology, an eco-friendly landscape design company in the Saratoga County and Lake George region of New York. Jesse has worked as a landscaper since 2005. She has built butterfly habitat gardens, hummingbird habitat gardens, rain gardens, and other native plant designs. She is available to speak at your gardening club or conference.

Enter your U.S. zip code into this finder to see plants native to your region. Including companion plants in your vegetable garden attracts pollinators and has other benefits that help you save time in the garden.

You can visit Jesse’s website at: www.jessecology.com

She is a contributing writer at: www.beautifulwildlifegarden.com/author/jesse