Neil Diboll, Consulting Ecologist
A pioneer in the native plant industry and recognized internationally as an expert in native plant ecology, Neil Diboll has dedicated his life to the propagation of native plants, promoting their benefits and furthering their use and in restoration projects. His work, informed by more than 40 years of research and work in the field, emphasizes aesthetics, sustainability, and ecological compatibility with the land. In 2013 Neil was the recipient of the Great American Gardeners Award from the American Horticultural Society.
A frequent lecturer and radio guest, Neil’s love of native plants is contagious. Neil is a regular keynote speaker on topics such as establishing prairie meadows, designing with native plants and the many benefits of converting resource-intensive landscapes into self-sustaining ecological sanctuaries.
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Neil Diboll on "Nature Revisited, the Podcast"
Neil Diboll on PBS Wisconsin's University Place
- In "Five Steps to a Successful Prairie Meadow" Neil discusses the benefits of planting prairie and grassland ecosystems. Some of the best plants for both prairie gardens and prairie meadows are highlighted. Plus how to install and manage these natural/garden settings.
Neil Diboll on Wisconsin Public Radio
Over the years, Neil has been a regular guest on Wisconsin Public Radio’s “Garden Talk.” Listen to his 'call-in' conversations, archived on Wisconsin Public Radio’s website:
- Designing a Prairie Garden (March 30, 2019)
- Seeding a Prairie Garden (Aug 24, 2019)
- Fall Prairie Seeding (Aug 18, 2018)
- Peruse all of Neil’s appearances and topics in the Garden Talk archives at WPR…