Suggested Resources for Your Garden Knowledge
Good Gardening Sites
Consider donating to this great non-profit that works tirelessly to make Cape Cod a better, healthier place for all creatures.
Offers winter beekeeping classes and ongoing education.
Offer plant clinics, hotline, classes, and access to useful information.
Contact the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce for details.
Located on Route 6A in Brewster, the museum offers native plant gardens, an active beehive, salt marsh tours, and more.
A few free articles but must subscribe later
Includes information on repotting
The Spruce - Gardening basics, repotting
Burpee's "how and when" guide
Accurate information on plant management for the public
"Establishing pollinator-friendly habitats and food sources for bees, butterflies and birds." The Sandwich Garden Club has joined Pollinator Pathways and we encourage you to register your garden with this worthwhile organization.
Offers abundant native plants, tours, jam making, gift shop, and annual spring plant sale.
Important info! Find a tick? Don't flush it, do this instead!
Books Recommended for Increasing
Native Plants in Landscapes
Weaner, Larry, and Thomas Christopher. Garden Revolution: How Our Landscapes Can Be a Source of Environmental Change. Timber Press, 2016.
Rainer, Thomas, and Claudia West. Planting in a Post-Wild World: Designing Plant Communities for Resilient Landscapes. Timber Press, 2015.