Connections: Discussing the recognition of houseplants and gardening in the course of the pandemic


How to build a garden for pollinators

If you spend most of your time at home these days, you are probably one of those many people looking to improve their landscaping, yard, or garden. We had great interest from listeners about planting and growing during quarantine.

In this lesson we will take up this topic again and take a particularly close look at the construction of native gardens for pollinators. The experts answer our and your questions about the role of pollinators, the dos and don’ts in creating a garden to support them, and we talk about the recent excitement surrounding the Asian giant hornet (that’s the only bee pun of the hour, us promise). Our guests: