Just like Hummingbirds, Bees need support throughout the season as well! Plant more Bee attracting plants to help pollinate your Fruit Trees, Vegetables, and to support Honey Bees/Native Bees. Native Plants support not only our Native bees but all other pollinators as well. Choose natives for a more diverse landscpe and wildlife presence!
Bring more Hummingbirds to your yard with these plants selections! Hummingbirds are more attracted to tubular shaped blooms, so be sure to work some of these options in to your landscape to support them throughtout the season.
When Planting to attract Butterflies, most people think BLOOMS, but Butterflies need host plants too! Be sure to plant a mix of each to fully support all life cycles of Butterflies. You’ll also want to utilize plants that bloom in Spring and Fall as well, to provide fod for when Butterflies are migrating. Choose Natives … Read more
Generally, hungry Deer will eat most anything. If you have Deer frequenting your yard, plants these options to have the best luck. When landscaping with Deer resistant plants, lean more towards grasses, scented plants, or big, pluming flowers. Deer are easily scared by plants that move with the wind, are hesitant around any unfamiliar scent, … Read more
Low maintenance options for sun to shade, these plants take very little watering once established. Annuals will not be as dourght tolerant as established trees, however they will need less water than other annuals. We still receommend waterng at least twice a week to encourage healthy growth and to get the most out of your … Read more
Why choose Natives? Native plants not only adapt better in our climate and handle environmentla stressors better, but they also help to support both native and non native pollinators. At Cross Creek, you’ll find not only true Natives, but also Nativars in our Native sections. What is a Nativar? Nativars are plants that have been … Read more
Wet spot in your yard? Make use of it with a wide selection of perennials, trees or shrubs. All of these plants can take a constantly moist soil, but only a few can tolerate standing water. Tip for planting in wet spces: Be sure to amend your soil prior to planting! Contant moisture wicks away … Read more
We get it- we all like our neighbor’s, but we do not always want to see them in their backyard. Add your choice of the following trees to make your private sanctuary in your own yard today. Cedar Deodor Size: 40-50′ T x 20-30′ W Care: Full Sun- Part Sun Cedar Eastern Red Size: 35-35′ … Read more