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WILD about Gardening boasts resources to inspire and support Canadians in encouraging beneficial insects, pollinators and wildlife in their gardens. Resources include a Native Plant Encyclopedia, a Gardening Calendar and Over the Garden Fence, where everyone can share photos and stories of their nearby nature. Our “Wild About…” poster series introduces Canadians to wildlife they might find on their properties and are complemented with handouts on how to support these wild neighbours and garden in harmony with nature.

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Gardening 101+

For the gardening novice or the seasoned pro, our Get Gardening section offers an abundance of advice, tools and resources. More »

Gardening for wildlife

Planning a beautiful garden that also attracts a diversity of colourful wildlife enhances the joy it can bring you and wildlife. More »

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Gardener to Gardener

Certify your outdoor space as wildlife-friendly or check out inspiring stories and photos of certified gardens. Also explore CWF’s demonstration garden maps and virtual tour. Photo: Lynda Watkins, winner More »

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Get Certified! CWF’s Backyard Habitat Certification Program

Get Certified! CWF’s Backyard Habitat Certification Program More »

What's New

Find out what's new at the Canadian Wildlife Federation and with Canadian wildlife. More »

Gardening Resources

This is a tool kit just for gardeners, with resources like zone maps, an illustrated glossary, our Native Plant Encyclopedia, a gardening calendar, Native Plant Supplier List, podcasts and more! More »