Event: Talbot County Designer Showhouse

Bob Bell of Bell Design, Inc. introduced showhouse visitors to the simplicity and practicality of native plants in the landscape. Describing the types of natives arpropriate for various areas on typical properties (parking areas, shady corners, wet spots, etc) Bob reviwed the pros and cons of using locally adapted plant material.  Bob also brought some of his favorite specimens to show the wide range of colors and forms that plant breeders have recently selected to eliven our native gardens.