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How to plant native in Kentucky.

Follow these simple steps to turn your yard into a haven for local wildlife.


Find Your Region

Discover which of Kentucky's five ecological regions you live in. This will help decide if certain plants are adapted to where you live.


Pick the Plants You Like

Visit our Plant Finder page to explore different commercially available plants native to Kentucky. Or go to the "plant lists" section of our blog for more detailed information.


Look for a Supplier

Look through a list of native plant suppliers to find the one nearest you. Includes online options if there isn't one in your area.


Get on the Map

Take your efforts to the next step and mark your plantings on the Homegrown National Park map. Let your neighbors know!

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