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22 04, 2020

Earth Day: Make A Difference in Your Garden

By |2020-04-22T17:29:43-05:00April 22nd, 2020|Drainage, Eco-Friendly, Events, Family-friendly, Lawn-free, Native Plants|0 Comments

Happy Earth Day! It's the 50th anniversary of a day to demonstrate support for environmental protection. A popular environmental slogan is “Think globally, act locally.” We celebrate this day by sharing ways you can make lasting positive change and begin conservation at home, right in your garden. Read books about sustainable landscaping. Two great [...]

17 01, 2017

Create A Certified Wildlife Habitat in Your Garden

By |2018-02-19T16:01:20-06:00January 17th, 2017|Back Yard, Birds, Butterflies, Eco-Friendly, Landscaping for Birds, Native Plants|0 Comments

We all love feeling a connection to nature and wildlife when we visit nearby parks and forest preserves. Have you ever thought about bringing that feeling home? There are many things you can do in your own yard to create a garden that attracts wildlife, regardless of how much space you have. You don’t need [...]

16 06, 2015

Manage Stormwater with A Rain Garden

By |2018-02-19T16:01:24-06:00June 16th, 2015|Drainage, General News, Native Plants, Water Management|0 Comments

Nature's Perspective Landscaping, in collaboration with Evanston Environmental Association, recently rolled out the Livable Landscapes Program for residents in Evanston, to promote the practice of water-absorbing, habitat-friendly landscaping to help manage storm water run-off in yards. We hosted two free workshops in Evanston several weeks ago sharing information about rain gardens. In response to the deluge of rain [...]