From micro-organisms to mammals, all those living beings with which we share our local part of earth have evolved in close connection to one another. Native plants constitute the basis of regional ecosystems. They provide food for pollinators at the right time. Pollinators are essential for our future. Take a look at SEMPBA's native plant guide here to see which plants you can plant to make your yard useful for pollinators and other species of the Southeastern Massachusetts Pine Barrens ecoregion.