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Welcome To Shelterwood Gardens

Shelterwood re-opens in April, 2024.    If you are seeking ephemerals early or want plugs, please email me at the below... To be added to the seasonal newsletter list, email me at:  SHELTERWOODGARDENS at GMAIL dot COM   Growing over 200 species, Shelterwood is likely to have what you cannot find anywhere else. Nearly all species are mature plants -meaning that our plants have been growing two, three, or more years and have overwintered, outdoors. Winter vernalization creates a hardier plant at planting time than those grown lushly in a greenhouse.   New in 2024 : I finally have enough specimens to offer hard to find or rare woodland species Plantain-leaved Sedge, Clustered Black Snakeroot (forb), and Southern Shorthusk (grass); also Royal Fern and Cinnamon Fern; and woodland edge Woodland Agrimony and nearly full shade Hairy Wood Sedge and White Baneberry. Benefits of Planting Mature, Over-wintered Native Plants The hardiness advantage. Plugs that leave the warm, humid greenhouse can

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