Bunny Blue Sedge Native Plant Spotlight

Bunny Blue Sedge Native Plant Spotlight

LGS Notes: ‘Bunny Blue’ sedge is a native grass that adds interesting color to any shade garden.  It is deer and shade tolerant and works well in rain gardens.  It is a nice ground cover and is semi-evergreen as well.  Wait until spring to cut this grass...
Contemporary Home Landscape Refreshing

Contemporary Home Landscape Refreshing

Contemporary Home Landscape Refreshing in Columbia These Columbia clients were looking to refresh their front landscape, while keeping a few of their favorite established shrubs and perennials.  Their unique, contemporary home sits at an angle to the incoming street,...
American Holly: Maryland Native Plants for Winter

American Holly: Maryland Native Plants for Winter

Native Maryland Plants for Winter American Holly American holly is a classic evergreen with an upright, pyramidical habit.  It is very tolerant making it a good choice for many landscapes.  The American holly is dioecious, meaning plants are either male or female and...

Native Fence Line Garden

Native Fence Line Garden in Ellicott City, MD These Ellicott City clients reached out to us after the installation of a new privacy fence left them with a 94’ x 12’ blank canvas at the rear of their property.  They sought to add color and height to the space...
Red Twig Dogwood Native Plant Spotlight

Red Twig Dogwood Native Plant Spotlight

LGS Notes: Red twig dogwood, also called redosier dogwood, is a large shrub with bright red branches that add color to winter landscapes. These shrubs are beautiful in the fall and winter season. They create a nice green backdrop to highlight other colorful plants...

Native Woodland Habitat

Native Woodland Habitat in Windsor Mill, MD A client had her pool backfilled and wanted to create a native woodland habitat garden. We selected native plants for deer resistance, part sun and at a variety of heights to create a layering affect (beneficial to...