Give-A-Day for the Bays:Bay Beautifications
April 1 - April 30
This springtime! Time to celebrate native plants and native plant sales! Put a plant in your yard or in a flowerpot outside to pollinate. Nature can use all the help it can get!
One of the best resources for celebrating native plants is the University of Maryland Extension
The University of Maryland Extension is a great resource to get you started. It is a statewide, non-formal education system within the college of Agriculture and Natural Resources and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.
UME educational programs and problem-solving assistance are available to citizens. You can even contact them through their website with questions and/or concerns on your gardening. Click here
And when thinking about gardening, think about rain gardens for your low, damp challenging areas. The Environmental Protection Agency has some great tips. Click here
There are two great resources for purchasing native plants:
Both organizations are hosting a sale on May 1st
Quality plants while also supporting notable local causes for our environment!