There are many good reasons to include native plants in the landscape. Not only are these species well-adapted to the environment and require less care, but they also benefit indigenous animals, birds, and insects. Here’s a comprehensive list of native plants Northeast gardeners are sure to love. Perennial Flowering and Foliage Plants Whether you’re looking for Maryland native plants to add a bit of color to your cottage garden or you’re tired of fickle ornamentals in your upstate New York backyard, these native plants will add visual interest to any flowerbed: Ferns From the western edge of Pennsylvania to the top of Maine, native plants in these fern species are the perfect accent foliage for shady areas of the garden: Grasses, Rushes, and Sedges Why struggle with non-native species of turf grass and ornamentals in the garden? Try these New England and Pennsylvania native plants instead. Bushes Whether you’re looking […]
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