- They are low maintenance because these plants are from this area, are generally disease resistant, have natural protections against insects!
- They are highly adaptable! Environmental conditions of New England change consistently throughout the year and your native plants are adapted for these changing conditions, making them much hardier and more likely to survive!
- Native plants are good for the local ecological community because they naturally support the local animal populations by providing food!
Not sure how to start that garden with native plants? For more tips on native gardening, please visit: http://www.grownativemass.org/