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Prairies to Perennials

An almanac of all things that grow in Lincoln's backyard.
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Pollinators More Than Monarchs and Honey Bees

For the past several years, the decline in monarch and honey bee populations has spurred great interest in these two insect pollinators. It is important to continue to focus on their needs; however, a host of other fascinating pollinators are also working in the yard and garden. As summer winds down, there's still time to observe many of them. This spring, the University of Illinois Ext...

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