Helpful Organizations & WEBSITES


New Jersey Audubon –
Making New Jersey a Better Place for People and Wildlife since 1897.
Recommended Plants to Attract Hummingbirds, Butterflies & Moths by

Patricia Sutton
   How to Create a Butterfly and Hummingbird Garden

​​Native Plant Society of New Jersey –
The Native Plant Society of New Jersey is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to the appreciation, protection, and study of the native flora of New Jersey.​

North American Butterfly Association –
A membership-based not-for-profit organization working to increase public enjoyment and conservation of butterflies in North America.

​​Rutgers University –
One of the few botanical gardens in the country that does not charge a visitor’s fee and 
is open 365 days a year.​ It is also a source for everything you want to know about gardening 
including invasive species, deer resistant plants, and draught tolerant plants.

Sierra Club –

New Jersey Mission Statement

To explore, enjoy, and protect the wild places of the earth; 
To practice and promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystems and resources; 
To educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and

human environments.

​Xerces Society –
The Xerces Society is a non-profit environmental organization that focuses on 
the conservation of invertebrates considered to be essential to biological diversity and 

ecosystem health.

Jersey Fresh Organic Farms in Hunterdon County 

Home Advisor - Build a Backyard Butterfly Garden 



Following are organizations whose websites provide more helpful information than we could possibly provide on this website. You will find articles, listings, plant descriptions and photos that will be helpful when looking for answers or planting your gardens for birds, butterflies and other pollinators.