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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)

Raingarden Design for Shade 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Design template by City of Gresham

Raingarden Design for Sun 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Design template by City of Gresham

Raingarden Guide

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Manual by OSU and EMSWCD on how to  design, prep, and install a rain garden

All Electric Yard Care Fact Sheet by Electrify Now

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Adopt Eco-Friendly Maintenance Practices. Published June 2022

Buying Bee-Safe Nursery Plants 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Handout by the Xerces Society.

Healthy Lawn Care 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Booklet by Clark County

Natural, Pesticide-Free Lawn Care

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Handout by City of Gresham

What is Integrated Pest Management (IPM)?

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Handout to help you think through “pest” solutions and how to resolve them as naturally as possible.

Grow Smart Grow Safe handout 

By JP Marchetti-Mendez / October 21, 2023

Handout to help you use the Grow Smart Grow Safe website.

Friends of Tryon Creek

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Friends of Tryon Creek is a nonprofit partner with Oregon State Parks creating education, volunteer, and stewardship programs in SW Portland.