Meadow and Wildflower Resources

Meadow seminar

Please join me at Garden in the Woods, Framingham, MA, on Friday, March 9, 2018. See the description

On this page, find some of my articles and talks on some of my favorite topics: meadows, low-input lawns, and wildflowers. Also see references to helpful books and seed sources.

Meadow and Native Plant Articles:

(by Kathy Connolly)

Regional Wildflower and Grass Seed Mixes: 

Free Downloads on Meadows and Conservation Plantings: 

Meadow, Wildflower and Pollinator books:

  • Garden Revolution, Larry Weaner and Thomas Christopher
  • Planting in a Post Wild World, Thomas Rainer and Claudia West
  • American Meadow Gardens, John Greenlee and Saxon Holt
  • Planting: A New Perspective, Piet Oudoulf and Noel Kingsbury
  • Urban and Suburban Meadows, Catherine Zimmerman
  • Attracting Native Pollinators, Xerces Society
  • Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants, Douglas Tallamy
  • Growing and Propagating Wildflowers, William Cullina
  • The Encyclopedia of Grasses for Livable Landscapes, Rick Darke
  • Grasses, Nancy Ondra