Top 8 Native Shade Pollinator Plants

Top 8 Native Shade Pollinator Plants

Top 8 Native Shade Pollinator Plants for Maryland Piedmont region.   At LGS we like to make lists and we’re also plant nerds so lists of our favorite plants are the best! Here are 8 of our FAV shade natives for pollinators. What are yours? 1.Coral Bells-...
Fells Point Backyard Renovation

Fells Point Backyard Renovation

Fells Point Backyard Renovation This client contacted us to do a design and installation to make her backyard appear more spacious, have a place for her children to play and have space to put a table and chairs to sit outside. She wanted pollinator natives and a water...
What to Do About Serviceberry Rust

What to Do About Serviceberry Rust

What is Serviceberry Rust and What Should You Do About It? Around late Spring, we often get a lot of questions about a strange orange fungus appearing on some people’s Serviceberry (Amelanchier canadensis) trees.  At first glance, it looks like something that...
‘Jacob Cline’ Bee Balm

‘Jacob Cline’ Bee Balm

‘Jacob Cline’ Bee Balm Click Here to Get a Quote for ‘Jacob Cline’ Bee Balm from our nursery! LGS Notes: Jacob Cline Bee Balm supports a variety of wildlife and pollinators and is not enjoyed by deer. Its a pretty tough plant so can be used in...
Blue Flag Iris

Blue Flag Iris

Blue Flag Iris Click Here to Get a Quote for Blue Flag Iris from our nursery! LGS Notes: Blue flag iris is a native perennial that is deer resistant and great for full sun rain gardens. It will tolerate shade but will bloom less the deeper the shade gets. The color...
Columbine

Columbine

Columbine Click Here to Get a Quote for Columbine from our nursery! LGS Notes: Columbine works well is a variety of conditions.  It works well in shade and sun (with lots of watering), is deer and rabbit resistant, and is also a great source of food for hummingbirds...