It’s after Mother’s Day, which in Maryland means it’s time to plant! We’re rounding up the best places to visit to help get your garden and landscaping in tip top shape for the summer.
Never mind that there are so many factors to consider when choosing plants and shrubs, you really want to make sure you’re getting expert advice as to which plants are best for your yard (consider: shade and sun or lack thereof). Here are some of the best garden centers around Anne Arundel County that have great reputations for being experts in lawn care and landscaping.
Homestead Gardens Severna Park & Davidsonville
In addition to their large variety of garden plants and trees, Homestead Gardens carries high end patio furniture, grills, and other unique gifts. They have fun events and trainings throughout the years (How to Raise Chicks!) and hold fundraisers to support local organizations. They also offer landscaping services if you need help improving your curb appeal!
Gary’s Gardens Severna Park
Located right off Ritchie Hwy, Gary’s Gardens is a small family owned business in the heart of Severn Park. They have an excellent selection of plants and they have an excellent delivery service of mulch and firewood.
Himmels is a local woman owned nursery with an excellent selection of plants, and shrubs including native plants. They also offer landscape design and installation. They have a reputation of expertise and a friendly staff who will offer instructions for plants, aesthetic pairings, and assist with on the spot garden design.
This family owned garden shop is small, but lovely and focuses on the customer experience. If you’re unsure of what to plant or are a total novice, they will help you understand what grows best, and how to best care for your plantings.
Green Street Gardens Lothian, MD
Green Street Gardens is a South County destination. They are home to a full garden center, but also have a full gift shop with unique pieces from home decor to jewelry. They also have an aquatic center where you can purchase fish, frogs and even mosquito control plants!
Severna Park, MD
Anne Arundel Lawn & Garden is a family owned nursery that has been in business for 90+ years and counting! Originally located in Glen Burnie, they relocated to Severna Park in 2017. They pride themselves on their low delivery fees, and being experts at knowing what will and won’t grow in our area. Their staff has a great understanding of our soil, conditions and what it takes to grow beautiful flowers, shrubs and trees.
Arnold farms is a family-owned business offering a full range of plants, mulch, and gardening supplies. They deliver free within 10 miles of their Ritchie Hwy location on orders over $100 and give free estimates on landscape and handyman services.
There are plenty of resources in our area to help you beautify your yard, improve your curb appeal - whether you’re a DIY-er or whether you’d rather have someone else do it for you. Have questions or want advice on how to get your home ready to sell? Let’s chat!