Nativars vs. Native Plants

Bookmarked 2021 Field Update: Natives & Nativars (Garden Ecology Lab)

Our second field season studying pollinator visitation to Oregon native plants and native cultivars spanned from April to late September of 2021, although if Douglas Aster had any say in the matter, we would likely still be sampling.

I like nativar as a description of a native plant cultivar!

See also the original study info.

By Tracy Durnell

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