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Updated: February 21, 2024
Simple ways to reduce the amount of your property devoted to grass.
Updated: November 17, 2023
Recommended Native Plants for Maryland
Find native plant recommended for Maryland gardens and landscapes.
Updated: March 7, 2023
Tips for Choosing Trees and Shrubs
Tips for tree and shrub selection in Maryland
Updated: February 22, 2023
Landscaping for the Home Garden
How to design a landscape for sustainability.
Updated: February 13, 2024
Plants for Mixed Privacy Screens
Looking for plants to make a privacy fence? Here we have a list of trees, shrubs, and grasses that can be planted for screening and privacy.
Updated: December 5, 2023
Bay-Wise Maryland Yardstick For Small Space Urban Gardens, Townhouses, and Apartment Balconies
This seven-page fact sheet, describing homeowner landscape management best practices, is a checklist used by Maryland Master Gardeners to certify small urban gardens as “Bay-Wise” conservation landscapes.
Updated: September 8, 2023
Landscape Designs with Native Plants
Looking for sustainable landscaping ideas? Our landscape design templates and plant lists offer ideas for adding native plants around townhomes and single-family homes.
Updated: September 7, 2023
Ornamental and Native Grasses for the Landscape
Find native and ornamental grasses for your yard and garden.
Updated: August 15, 2023
This list offers several suggestions for groundcover plants for different sites.
Updated: February 17, 2023
Growing groundcovers in Maryland