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New England gardeners most often value evergreens for their ability to serve as a four-season privacy screen from neighbors. Good evergreens make good neighbors!
Multiflora Rose is an invasive rose shrub that once was considered an ornamental plant introduced for soil erosion control, but in North America is now considered an invasive species.
Here are our favorite early pollinator plants that you can plant in your New England garden.
Many gardeners love Phlox because of their prolonged bloom phases, easy maintenance, and versatility in the garden. Learn about the three types of Phlox, and the benefits they bring to the garden.