Perennials perfect for shade gardens

It's the hidden, shady corners of our landscape that sometimes are forgotten. This is a huge missed opportunity to bring color, texture and interest to your …
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five reasons to plant perennials

Cultures around the globe celebrate Spring as the season of rebirth. Emerging leaves and blooms, longer days, and the gentle sun bring a new sense of light, …
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Perennials For Sun and Drought

Achillea commonly known as Yarrow , comes in a variety of colors, including white, pink, orange and red.  Yarrow blooms make excellent cut flowers. If you want …
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Tools for watering

You've purchased your plants, you've amended your soil, you have everything in the ground or a container, and you're ready to enjoy. Wait! Don't forget about …
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Top 10 Tips For Watering your landscape

Our Landscape Division might love sunny, dry weather so they can install their designs with ease. And we like that idea too! But the downside of uninterrupted …
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Growing for Pollinators

Gardeners understand how beneficial pollinators are our ecosystem. In fact, we know that pollinators are vital to life. Animals like butterflies, hummingbirds, …
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Maryland DNR Tree Program Means $25 Off Your Purchase

  Maryland residents, lucky you!  You're eligible for a $25 off coupon toward the purchase of any eligible tree priced at $50 or more.  
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facts: flowers make people happy

  The old saying "Stop to smell the roses" is as apt today as it ever was. In fact, our busy modern lives, compounded now by the pandemic, may just need …
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Deer Resistant Plants for your Backyard Park

We recently sat down with Katie Dubow, Ruth Clausen and Greg Tepper to. learn more about native Deer Resistant Plants for our home landscapes. You can view the …
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Mother's Day with Homestead Gardens

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The Big Impact of Growing Your Own

Gardening is good for the soul. It burns calories, relieves stress, and improves our immune systems. These health benefits are reinforced when you grow your …
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Backyard Therapy

It can feel nearly impossible to escape the 24/7 news cycle or social media, and the mental exhaustion that follows. Wellness isn’t just about keeping the body …
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