Pegplant’s Post Gardening Newsletter

Pegplant’s Post Gardening Newsletter is a free, online, subscription-based newsletter. Pegplant’s Post focuses on gardening in the Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Washington DC area. Every month this timely, local newsletter will be delivered directly to your e-mail box free of charge. To subscribe, enter your e-mail here. Subscribing to Pegplant’s Post ensures that you will receive Peg’s Picks of:

  • Monthly events. Plan your social life with gardening events in the NoVA, MD, DC area. Now with Covid, many of these are virtual and include online presentations from garden organizations in New York, Pennsylvania, and Delaware as well. Depending on the season, there can be more 100 events, many of which are free but each issue will have at least 50 events.
  • New books. Stay abreast of gardening trends and practices with recently published books. Use this list for ideas of gifts to buy for birthdays and holidays.
  • Tips and advice. Learn timely tips and advice relevant to the current gardening season in our area.
  • Giveaways. Enter the monthly giveaway contest to win items such as seed packets, books, tools, and plants.
  • Articles from Catch up with articles from my website,, about plants, gardens, and resources.
  • “Tell Us” feature. Every year, subscribers will be asked what they want to learn about or read about in the newsletter. For 2022, subscribers indicated and interest in native plants so there is a native plant nook in each issue that provides information or resources related to native plants in this area.

To subscribe, enter your e-mail address in the “subscribe” field on the right column of the pegplant website or click here. Pegplant’s Post will be issued on the last weekend of the month.