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...
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...