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Native Garden

Plant List

April 29, 2014

 

Trees

White oak: Quercus alba

Sweet bay magnolia: Magnolia virginiana

Redbud: Cercis canadensis

Fringetree: Chionanthus virginicus

American holly: Ilex opaca

White dogwood: Cornus florida

Hop tree: Ptelea trifoliate

 

Shrubs

Summersweet: Clethera alnifolia

Virginia sweetpire: Itea virginica

Leatherwood: Dirca palustris

Inkberry: Ilex glabra

Chokeberry: Aronia arbutifolia

Arrowwood viburnum: Viburnum dentatum

Scarlet Rose mallow: Hibiscus coccineus

Rose mallow: Hibiscus moscheutos

Serviceberry: Amelanchier arborea

Mountain laurel: Kalmia latifolia

Wild hydrangea: Hydrangea arborescens

Oakleaf hydrangea: Hydrangea querciloia

Ninebark: Physocarpus opulifolius

Bottlebrush buckeye: Aesculus parvaflora

Carolina allspice: Calycanthus floridus

Bladdernut: Staphylea trifolia

Spicebush: Lindera benzoin

Strawberry bush: Euonymus americanus

Winterberry: Ilex verticillata

Red twig dogwood: Cornus sericea

 

Ferns

New York fern: Thelypteris noveboracensis

Christmas fern: Polystichum acrostichoides

Maidenhair fern: Adiantum pedatum

Lady fern: Athyrium filix-femina

Ostrich fern: Matteuccia struthopteris

 

Grasses

Panic grass (switch grass): Panicum virgatum

Feather reed grass: Calamagrostis acutiflora

Northern sea oats: Chasmanthium latifolium

Little blue stem: Schizachyrium scoparium

 

Vines

Honeysuckle: Lonicera sempervirens

Carolina jasmine: Gelsemium semperivrens

Passion flower: Passiflora incarnata

Moonseed: Menispermum canadense

 

Perennials

Wild columbine: Aqueligia canadensis

Mountain mint: Pycanthemum muticum

Pussytoes: Antennaria plantaginifolia

Spiderwort: Tradescantia virginianum

Mist flower: Eupatorium coelestinum

Tall sunflower:Helianthus giganteus

Blue false indigo: Baptisia australis

Sneezeweed Helenium autumnale

Bee balm: Monarda didyma

Common milkweed: Asclepias syriaca

Wild Petunia: Ruellia humilis

Blue-eyed grass: Sisyrinchium angustifolium

Black eyed Susan: Rudbeckia hirta

Purple coneflower: Purple coneflower

Garden Phlox: Pholx paniculata

Ox eye false sunflower: Heliopsis helianthoidies

Cardinal flower: Lobelia cardinalis

Joe Pye weed: Euptorium purpureum

New England aster: Aster novae-angliae

Obedient plant: Physostegia virginiana

Goldenrod: Solidago canadensis

Turtlehead: Chelone glabra

Foamflower: Tiarella cordifolia

Coralbells: Heuchera americana

Spike gayfeather: Liatris spicata

Prickly pear: Opuntia humifusa

Field thistle: Circium discolor

New York ironweed: Vernonia noveboracensis

White wood aster: Eurybia divaricata

Wild ginger: Asarum canadense

Culver’s Root: Veronicastrum virginicum

Ashy sunflower: Helianthus mollis

Wild senna: Senna hebecarpa

Allegheny spurge: Pachysandra procumbens

Woodland sunflower: Helianthus divaricatus

Tickseed coreopsis: Coreopsis verticillata

Bloodroot: Sanguinaria canadensis

Bleeding heart: Dicentra eximia

Common sundrops: Oenathera tetragona

Virginia blue flag: Iris virginica