LGS & Native Plant Nursery Coronavirus Update

LGS & Native Plant Nursery Coronavirus Update

Thanks for your patience with us as we sort out the unfolding of the Covid-19 issues. Per Governor Hogan’s announcement yesterday am we continue to be open to landscape work and selling native plants curbside and in our outdoor native plant nursery....
Flowering Dogwood: Thriving Native Plant for Maryland

Flowering Dogwood: Thriving Native Plant for Maryland

Flowering Dogwood: Thriving Native Plant for Maryland    LGS Notes: Flowering dogwood is a small deciduous tree that displays beautiful blooms in early spring.  While tolerant of a range of conditions, it prefers moist, well-drained soil in part-shade, making it...
Shade Pollinator Plants

Shade Pollinator Plants

There is a lot of buzz around planting native plants to support pollinators these days. I hear many people say they know of the sunny plants for pollinators, but what about shade? Also, many pollinator plants cover the summer season but what about pollinator needs for...
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...