Local Community Resources (DMV)

Potting Milkweed at Earth Sangha

At Green Steeze, providing community support is really important to us! We volunteer locally,  source materials responsibly & promote environmental outreach where we live & work. Steph of Green Steeze will often deliver environmental presentations for schools & non-profit community groups. 


Community Resource List


Native Plant Information:

Plant NOVA Natives

Native Plant Sales

Virginia Cooperative Extension 

Digital Atlas of Virginia

Prince William Master Gardeners

Fairfax County Master Gardeners


Native Plants for Gardeners:

Green Steeze

Earth Sangha

Watermark Woods Native Plants

Virginia Native Plant Swap

Bee American, Plant Native LLC


Spring &/or Fall Native Plant Sales:

Master Gardeners of Prince William County

Prince William Native Plant Society

Northern Alexandria Plant Sale (Alexandria) 


Additional Habitat Designers: (in no particular order, all awesome!)

Native Plant Landscape Design Corp (DMV)

Asclepias Landscape Design (NOVA)

Strawberry Fields Landscape Design (MD)

Ahimsa Native Plants & Design (1hr radius of Warrenton)


Native Plant Donations:Connect@greensteeze.com

We accept native plant (straight species) donations and distribute them locally

We can't dig them up for you for free. Sorry!


Recycling Program: 

We will come pick-up the following if you're local:


Cardboard Boxes (long boxes are the best)

Bamboo poles (already cut)

Center blocks


Monarch Housing: hrgreensteeze@gmail.com

If you've got more than 4 milkweed plants for Monarchs, and you're located in NOVA, please shoot us your info. Last year we instantly had 40 monarch caterpillars that needed more milkweed, and needed to be re-housed!

Monarch Cats in a coffee cup


Best Lawn Program:

Extension Horticulture Help Desk:

Arlington County - mgarlalex@gmail.com or 703-228-6414

Alexandria City - 703-746-5546

Fairfax County - 703-324-8556

Prince William County - 707-792-7747


Local Authors:

A Backyard Gardener's Quest to Combat Climate Change by J. Cullen Ph.D


Habitat & Conservation Information:

Northern Virginia Soil & Water 

Prince William Conservation Alliance 

Fairfax Master Naturalist 

Virginia Bluebird Society 

Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources 


Grant Programs:

 Audubon At Home (for communities)

 Virginia Conservation Assistance Program (VCAP)

Community Forest Revitalization Program (DOF)

Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) (USDA - for RPA's - March deadline annually)

Conservation Stewardship Program (forest land owners & farmers)

The Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) (for land owners)