What is sustainable gardening?
Our sustainable gardening practices follow the eight essential elements of conservation landscaping defined by the Chesapeake Conservation Landscaping Council. According to the Council, "The following elements represent the practice of conservation landscaping. By implementing these practices, you can contribute to the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay watershed and improve the region’s water and air quality. Incorporate as many of these elements as possible into your landscape, to benefit all life in our watershed.
A conservation landscape:
The complete document Conservation Landscape Guidelines can be found in www.Chesapeakebaylandscape.org