Celebrate Native Trees Week
Sept 26 - Oct 2, 2022

Garden centers and other organizations throughout Northern Virginia 

promoting native trees and shrubs.

Participants

Native-only garden centers

Conventional garden centers

  • Garden Gate Plant Shop

  • Greenstreet Gardens of Virginia

  • Meadows Farms Nurseries and Landscaping

  • Southern States - Manassas

  • Stadler Nursery

Landscape designers

  • Greener Gardens, LLC

  • Magee Design

Other

  • Town of Vienna Native Plant Sale

Why shrubs?

Why is a tree campaign talking about native shrubs? The shrub layer is an essential part of the ecosystem, provding food and nesting sites for many animals. For other benefits such as stormwater capture, the only difference between a native tree and a native shrub is one of degree.

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Earth Sangha

6100 Cloud Drive, Springfield

September 24 - Kickoff tour and talk

(registrations have been filled)

Watermark Woods

16764 Hamilton Station Rd  Hamilton

10% off on all tree tubelings. Tubes are 3" in diameter, 12" deep

Varieties include:

Sweetgum - Liquidambar styraciflua

Hornbeam - Carpinus caroliniana

Bayberry - Myrica pensylvanica

Witch hazel - Hamamelis virginiana

American Plum - Prunus americana

Black Gum - Nyssa sylvatica

Sassafrass- Sasafrass albinum

Beach - Fagus grandiflora

Oaks- Q. rubra, Q. alba, Q. bicolor

 
 
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