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Oregon Flora

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Website by OSU. Make sure to filter by the Willamette Valley ecoregion

Hansen’s Northwest Native Plant Database

By Susie Peterson / October 21, 2023

Website with extensive info on regionally native plants

Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Searchable website database by Mark Turner, with gorgeous images

Plants for Pollinators in Oregon

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Technical report by USDA/National Resource Conservation Service 

Pacific NW Plants for Bees

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Handout by Xerces Society

Deer Resistant Native Plants

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Plant list by King County

Pollinator Plants and Bloom Periods

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Handout by WMSWCD

Naturescaping for Hummingbirds and Butterflies

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Handout by EMSWCD

Native Plants Used as Food by Wildlife

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Excerpt of the Portland Plant List by City of Portland

Native Plants for Erosion Control

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

A handout by Bosky Dell and Backyard Habitat

Butterflies and Hosts Plants

By Susie Peterson / October 21, 2023

A handout by WMSWCD

Native Plants for Willamette Valley Yards

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

A booklet by Metro with excellent photos and icons showcasing native plants that are beneficial for wildlife, bees, etc.

Condensed Portland Plant List Plants by Condition

By Susie Peterson / October 21, 2023

A shortened, condensed list of more readily available native plants from the Portland Plant List (organized by light condition & canopy layer)

Gardening with Oregon Natives

By Susie Peterson / October 21, 2023

Great article from the Oregon State University Extension, written by Linda R. McMahan.

Study On Native Plants and Birds

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Short article about a Smithsonian study that emphasizes the importance of native species to birds. 

The Chickadees Guide to Gardening

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

New York Times article by Douglas Tallamy.

Benefits of native plants

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

A short video (2 mins) discussing why we focus on native plants as a program

Portland Plant List

By Dennis Vieira / October 10, 2023

The comprehensive list of ALL plants native within 50 miles of Portland, published by the City of Portland

The Chickadees Guide to Gardening

By Dennis Vieira / October 10, 2023

New York Times article by Douglas Tallamy.