Neighborhood Greening

Dedicated to Community Environmental Education and Stewardship

Photo credit: Vicki Bonk

Harnessing the spirit of residents, schools, places of worship, organizations, and businesses to create a greener community.

Featured Articles from The Butterfly Effect Journal

Virtual Tour of Neighborhood Greening’s Annual Native Plant Garden Tour & Sustainability Expo.

Did you miss this year’s annual tour? No problem! Here’s a recap of the day’s event.


Thank an Ant! The Essential Spring Wildflower Gardeners of the Insect World. By Vicki Bonk

The Ephemeral Spring Wildflowers
After a long winter, spring wildflower ephemerals herald a new growing season. The first blooms magically transform the woodland landscape. (more…)

One Route to a Sustainable Home

“My wife and I recently fulfilled our goal of building a planet-friendly home for our golden years. Sustainable energy consumption and aging in place were our “must-haves.” (more…)

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