Less is more: spring pollinator garden clean-up

Written on: April 25th, 2023

By Berit Erickson of The Corner Pollinator Garden and Wildlife Habitat blog As the weather warms up, we’re all itching to get outside to work in the garden. ...


Butterflies in your pollinator garden

Written on: January 17th, 2020

by Sandy Garland Butterflies are not the best pollinators. As they perch on flowers with their long slender legs, they generally avoid the flower parts offering ...


Special guest at the Corner Pollinator Garden

Written on: August 29th, 2019

Check out this recent post by Berit Erickson about a rare and declining bee species – Yellow-banded Bumble Bee – that found her pollinator garden and ...


The fab four: beetles in the Corner Pollinator Garden

Written on: August 8th, 2019

Please note: This is a very abbreviated version of Berit’s blog post of 29 July 2019. The full version on Berit’s own web site is here: The Fab Four: ...


Leafcutters in the Corner Pollinator Garden

Written on: July 15th, 2019

by Sandy Garland While some of us are looking in vain for bees in our backyards – because of the slow start to spring – Berit Erickson writes about the ...