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Meadow Making at Wiles Branch Park

Under the direction of UMd. Extension’s Dr. Sara Tangren, local residents, Master Gardeners, and Master Naturalists cleared invasive plants from a 600 square foot section in Middletown’s Wiles Branch Park. 258 more words

Lawn & Garden

Know Your Natives - White Leafcup

White leafcup (Polymnia canadensis) of the Aster (Asteraceae) Family is a coarse,  short-lived perennial. The genus name is in reference to the Greek Muse Polymnia (also spelled Polyhymnia), goddess of music, song and dance. 1,170 more words

Native Plants

Thoughts from the Koffler Scientific Reserve

I’ve been in a field station in Ontario measuring the height and flowering success of inbred vs outcrossed purple loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria). The mud held my feet down more than one time and I may have fallen on several occasions. 224 more words

Native Plants

Sustainable Landscaping on the Eastern Shore

I have another speaking engagement to announce—one that I meant to post about a couple of weeks ago. I hope some of you can join me on Saturday, September 23 at Chesapeake College. 214 more words

Chesapeake Gardening & Landscaping

FREE Native Plants Workshop

Brought to you by East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District, these FREE workshops show participants how to create low-maintenance, low cost landscapes that conserve water, prevent pollution, and create healthy habitat for local birds & wildlife. 62 more words

News And Events

The Hazel - Adrienne Roberts

My love of the hazel (Corylus avellana) began with an early and disastrous summer holiday pony trek in the Black Mountains with my Mum and my sister. 531 more words

Native Plants

Native Plant Landscaping at Lathrop

by Barbara Walvoord

Originally published in Lathrop Lamp Post Aug. 26-Sept. 1, 2017

Soon, plants will be removed from a small area near the Inn, adjacent to Disabled Parking.  307 more words

Lamp Post