Lorraine Johnson

Lorraine Johnson has been researching and writing about environmental issues for three decades. She is a community activist and advocate for protecting, supporting, and growing the urban forest. Johnson is the author or editor of fourteen books, including City Farmer: Adventures in Urban Food Growing and Tending the Earth: A Gardener’s Manifesto

A Northern Gardener’s Guide to Native Plants and Pollinators by Lorraine Johnson and Sheila Colla | An Island Press book

A Northern Gardener’s Guide to Native Plants and Pollinators

Few sights are as charming as a hummingbird hovering over cardinal flowers in your backyard or a butterfly lighting on the black-eyed Susans potted on your balcony. Yet pollinators do more than beguile us: they are key to a healthy environment....