North Carolina Natives

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Comprehensive Identification Resources


May 27, 2007 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Rachel Carson (PDF*), one of the world’s foremost leaders in conservation.

Find out what it means to be a conservation garden (NC Botanical Gardens, University of NC at Chapel Hill).

NC Conservation Programs

NC Land Conservancies

Other Conservation Resources

Growing Natives

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center has a nice listing of NC Native Plant Recommendations.

Gardening for Butterflies

Gardening for Wildlife

Miscellaneous Native Resources