Christmas Fern: Native Plants That Thrive in Maryland

Christmas Fern: Native Plants That Thrive in Maryland

Native Plants That Thrive in Maryland Christmas Fern LGS Notes: Christmas fern is a semi-evergreen that is deer and shade tolerant.  It prefers dry soil, which makes it ideal for woodland gardens. This plant is a great option for rain gardens in the shade. It offers...
Bleeding Heart: Thriving Native Plant for Maryland Piedmont

Bleeding Heart: Thriving Native Plant for Maryland Piedmont

Bleeding Heart: Thriving Native Plant for Maryland Piedmont   LGS Notes: Bleeding heart is an ideal native perennial for shade gardens.  It is deer tolerant and rabbit tolerant, and it stays small and compact, making it ideal for a more formal garden.  Bleeding...
‘Espresso’ Geranium: Native Plants That Thrive in Maryland

‘Espresso’ Geranium: Native Plants That Thrive in Maryland

‘Espresso’ Geranium: Native Plants That Thrive in Maryland LGS Notes: Espresso geranium is a special cultivar bred for its rich brown/purple foliage and its attractive purple spring flower.  It is deer, rabbit, and drought tolerant, but very attractive to...
White Oak: Native Plants That Thrive in Maryland

White Oak: Native Plants That Thrive in Maryland

White Oak: Native Plants That Thrive in Maryland LGS Notes: White oak is a large deciduous tree that is commonly found in forest all through Maryland. It is great for bees, birds, and squirrels, and tolerates a variety of soil conditions. This tree is at the top of...