Best Practices for Wildlife
Use Native Plants
Nectar is the first step to support pollinators, however to establish habitat, you need plants that are native to the region
Native plants are absolutely essential to establishing habitat for several key reasons.
1) Native species actually serve as hosts to a wider variety of species. For example the nectar of the goldenrod plays host to over 115 different species of Lepidoptera (the taxonomic order butterflies belong to).