A Native Plant Palette
A tour of a home garden that is adjacent to a forested area. Once garden beds were established and some native plants installed, other native wildflowers and plants found their way into the suitable and nurturing environment.
Some plants discussed: Rhododendron 'rosium elegans', yellow lady slipper orchid. blue cohosh, variegated Solomon seal, Christmas fern, Aquilega canadensis (Eastern red columbine, wild red columbine)
Troy B. Marden
Troy is a passionate plantsman, garden writer and tour guide, leading garden tours across America and around the world. He writes regularly for some of the country’s top gardening magazines, and his blog, Gardener|Cook, has become popular with plant lovers and food lovers alike. He has been gardening since he was four years old and if it has to do with plants or gardening, he has probably grown it or done it at some point in his career!