The following links to Web sites dealing with Sustainable Landscapes and Native Plants may be of interest.  These links were supplied by Beth Richardson of Designs with Nature. While Columbus Audubon encourages sustainable, environmentally friendly landscaping practices and the use of native plants, we do not endorse or promote the businesses or organizations maintaining these Web sites.

The Ohio Governor’s Residence Heritage Garden

Ohio Department of Natural Resources

The Nature Conservancy

Central Ohio Rain Garden Initiative

US Dept. of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service

Brooklyn Botanical Garden

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

New England Wildflower Society

North American Native Plant Society

Wild Ones – Native Plants, Natural Landscapes  (click on Connect / Wild Chapters, then scroll down to Ohio / Columbus for updates on local programs)