New Publication Features Hedgerow Plants to Attract Helpful Insects

The recent ATTRA publication, “A Pictorial Guide to Hedgerow Plants for Beneficial Insects,” is a meticulously photographed pictorial guide to numerous beneficial hedgerow plant species used in farmscaping for native pollinators and insect predators and parasites in California. It provides plant names,on-farm photo documentation, bloom times, heights, and descriptions that note considerations for selection and establishment.

You can download the publication for free at https://attra.ncat.org/attra-pub/summaries/summary.php?pub=582.

ATTRA has related resources to check out as well. Here are a few:

“Farmscaping to Enhance Biological Control”  https://attra.ncat.org/attra-pub/summaries/summary.php?pub=145

“IPM Field Guide” https://attra.ncat.org/attra-pub/summaries/summary.php?pub=148

“Companion Planting & Botanical Pesticides: Concepts & Resources” https://attra.ncat.org/attra-pub/summaries/summary.php?pub=72

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