Beauty is a precondition to life. Yet beauty alone is insufficient.
Healing landscapes are essential to personal happiness. Yet beauty in the garden is not sufficient to sustained health for ourselves or the wildlife upon which we depend.
Drew Laithin, founder of Creative Sustainable Landscapes, welcomed countless numbers of new creatures to his garden after restoring it with plants native to his area. Photos via Creating Sustainable Landscape. No bird feeder required. The landscaping provides free food and shelter.