We love leatherflower (Clematis viorna), a native vining clematis, for its thick, bell-shaped purple flowers that come all summer long. Read Article
A Virginia Master Gardener shares spring tips and local news
A Virginia Master Gardener shares tips and gardening news for early spring Read Article
A Baltimore Master Gardener shares tips and gardening news for early spring Read Article
A Maryland Master Gardener shares tips and gardening news for early spring Read Article
In the spring of 2002, our two fields were planted with warm-season grasses, legumes, and wildflowers in an effort to create a wildlife habitat. Read Article
Pieces of the puzzle of renowned colonial botanist John Clayton’s life have been turning up in the soil where his home once stood. Read Article
Nature has supplied us with a multitude of incredibly powerful scenes that are capable of rejuvenating the human spirit, but I believe that a well-designed garden right outside your back door can stimulate a similar positive experience. Read Article
Signs of spring can be seen in Virginia gardens as early as December.
Here’s how to make a bog garden in a container.