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Yellow Giant Hyssop

Agastache nepetoides

A "one-stop-shop" for bees and butterflies with many flowers in dense terminal spikes. Deer resistant.

Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Average
Height: to 6 feet
Blooms: July-September
Flowers: Yellow-Green

Price: $7.95
Purple Giant Hyssop

Agastache scrophulariifolia

With spikes from 1" to 6" long, this plant makes an excellent source of late-season nectar indeed. Crushed foliage emits a pleasant licorice fragrance.

Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Average
Height: 2 to 5 feet
Blooms: July-October
Flowers: Pale Purple-Lavender

Price: $7.95
Nodding Wild Onion

Allium cernuum

Eye-catching and under-used in the home garden, white-pink globose umbels nod gracefully from arch at the top of the stem. Nectar and pollen primarily attract bees.

Light: Full to Part Sun
Soil: Moist to Dry
Height: 1.5 feet
Blooms: June-August
Flower Color: White to Pink

Attracts: Butterflies
Deer Resistant

Price: $7.95
Prairie Onion

Allium stellatum

A gem for the home garden. An umbel of star-shaped flowers form a charming pink sphere. Nectar and pollen primarily attract bees and flower flies.

Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Average to Dry
Height: to 1.5 feet
Blooms: July-August
Flower Color: Pink

Deer resistant.

Price: $7.95
Blue Star

Amsonia tabernaemontana

Enjoy 2-season appeal with true blue flowers in spring and lemony yellow foliage in fall. Especially stunning when a number are planted to form a row or along a building.

Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Average
Height: 2 to 4 feet
Blooms: May
Flower Color: Blue

Price: $7.95
Thimbleweed

Anemone virginiana

Elegant flower for edge of woodland garden. Long lasting seed heads mature into an interesting thimble shape.

Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Average to Dry
Height: to 2 feet
Blooms: May to August
Flowers: White

Price: $7.95
Swamp Milkweed

Asclepias incarnata

When looking for a milkweed plant for the home garden, Swamp Milkweed is usually the best fit. It is not stocky nor does it spread vigorously by rhizomes. The milkweeds are one of the best nectar plants to attract pollinators, not least of which are the monarchs, which rely on milkweed foliage in the caterpillar stage. Quantities may be limited.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Moist to Average
Height: to 4 feet
Blooms: June-August
Flowers: Pink

Price: $7.95
Common Milkweed

Asclepias syriaca

This robust plant attracts and supports many pollinators. It spreads easily by rhizomes. Common habitats include dry fields and along roads, provided they are not sprayed with herbicide. Larval host for the Monarch butterfly.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average to Dry
Height: 3 feet
Blooms: June-August
Flowers: Cream/Pink

Price: $7.95
Whorled Milkweed

Asclepias verticillata

Dainty in appearance with "whorls" of thin leaves and elegant clusters of white flowers. This plant is ideal for that tough spot in dry soil and full sun. Spreads by rhizomes. Larval host to the Monarch butterfly.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Dry
Height: 2 feet
Blooms: July-September
Flowers: White

Price: $7.95
Blue Wood Aster

Aster cordifolius, Symphyotrichum cordifolium

Each plant yields a bouquet of lovely pale blue flowers with yellow centers. Also a source for late-season nectar. Trim to desired height through June.

Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Average to Dry
Height: 2 to 5 feet
Blooms: August to September
Flowers: Blue with Yellow centers

Price: $7.95
Smooth Blue Aster

Aster laevis, Symphyotrichum laeve

A welcome profusion of lavender blooms late in the season. Good nectar source.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Dry to Average
Height: 2 to 4 feet
Blooms: September-October
Flowers: Blue-Violet

Price: $7.95
New England Aster

Aster novae-angliae, Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

Profuse royal purple flowers, each up to 1.5 inches wide. Flowers may also be shades of pink or even white. Plant may be trimmed to desired height in midsummer.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Wet to Dry
Height: to 5 feet
Blooms: August to October
Flowers: Usually Purple, also Pink, White

Price: $7.95
White Wild Indigo

Baptisia alba

Elegant white, pea-shaped flowers displayed along an elongate axis provide cut flowers as early as April. White Wild Indigo is an herbaceous perennial that, in full sun is rounded and bushy but dies back to the ground in winter. Good source of early-season nectar to attract and support our pollinators. Larval host plant for Wild Indigo Duskywing butterfly.

Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Dry to Average
Height: 2 to 4 feet
Blooms: April-May
Flowers: White

Price: $7.95
Wild Senna

Cassia marilandica, Senna marilandica

Topped with dense clusters of yellow pea-like flowers in mid-summer, Wild Senna makes a great hedge resistant to deer and rabbits. Low-maintenance. Although shrubby in habit and therefore also included under "woody" here, it is an herbaceous perennial as it dies back to the ground each winter. Sought as a pollinator host plant (Sleepy Orange, Orange-barred Sulfur, Cloudless Sulfur, Silver-spotted Skipper butterflies & the Black Witch moth with wingspan to 7").

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average Moisture
Height: 3-6 feet
Blooms: July-August
Flowers: Yellow

Price: $7.95
Rose Turtlehead

Chelone obliqua

Attractive especially when planted in a group, such as in a Rain Garden.

Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Average to Wet
Height: 2 to 3 feet
Blooms: July-August
Flowers: Pink

Price: $7.95
Green-and-Gold

Chrysogonum virginianum

Also know as Goldstar, this is a ready-spreading low, mat-forming perennial bearing yellow flowers. Excellent ground cover.

Light: Intermediate
Soil: Average
Height: 6 to 12 inches
Blooms: May to October
Flowers: Yellow

Price: $7.95
Citronella Horse Balm

Collinsonia canadensis

Intriguing lemony-fragrant, light yellow flowers up to 1/2 inch long in loose-terminal arrangements are an excellent source of late-season nectar for pollinators. Leaves emit a citronella-like odor when crushed. Herbal uses are reported. Spreads by rhizomes.

Light: Intermediate
Soil: Average
Height: usually 2-3', up to 4'
Blooms: August to September
Flowers: Light Yellow

Price: $7.95
Mist Flower

Conoclinium coelestinum

Lovely accent plant for late-season color and nectar. Excellent for container gardening. For home use, containers or planting in a contained spot is recommended as Mist Flower spreads easily.

Light: Shade to Full Sun
Soil: Average to Moist
Height: 2 to 3 feet
Blooms: July-November
Flowers: Periwinkle

Price: $7.95
Tall Coreopsis

Coreopsis tripteris

Tallest Coreopsis topped with delicate flowers that provide food for Goldfinches if allowed to dry and remain in the fall. One larval host plant for the Common Tan Wave Moth and the interesting Wavy-lined Emerald Moth. Plant spreads readily under favorable conditions.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Wet to Dry
Height: 3 to 8 feet
Blooms: July-October
Flowers: Yellow

Price: $7.95
White Prairie Clover

Dalea candida

This plant forms low mounds dotted with many lasting white blooms. Drought-tolerant and excellent for the front border.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average to Dry
Height: 1 to 2 feet
Blooms: May to July
Flowers: White

Price: $7.95
Pale Purple Coneflower

Echinacea pallida

Elegant with thin reclining petals, Pale Purple Coneflower is under-utilized for home garden use and as a cut flower. Attracts bee and butterflies & provides seed for birds if flowering heads are left through winter. Larval host plant for the Silvery Checkerspot butterfly and Wavy-lined Emerald moth.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average to Dry
Height: to 3 feet
Blooms: June-July
Flowers: Pale Purple to Purple

Price: $7.95
Purple Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea

A popular plant with good reason. Blooms attracts pollinators in summer and their seed will support birds in the cold months. Beautiful in a home or business planting, restoration and in a vase. One larval host plant for the Silvery Checkerspot butterfly and Wavy-lined Emerald moth.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average
Height: 1 to 3 feet
Blooms: June-August
Flowers: Purple-Magenta

Price: $7.95
Rattlesnake Master

Eryngium yuccifolium

Rattlesnake Master is surprisingly, a member of the Carrot Family. Spherical flower clusters add much interest to a garden & a bouquet. Larval host to an attractive moth, the Rattlesnake Master Borer. Drought-tolerant.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Dry to Average
Height: 4 to 5 feet
Blooms: June-September
Flowers: Green

Price: $7.95
Joe-Pye Weed

Eupatorium fistulosum

Billowing clusters of pinkish-purple flowers are lovely en masse, especially in a damp area. Height can be controlled by trimming by up to 1/2 in June. Good for attracting butterflies, as a cut flower and dried.

Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Average to Wet
Height to 7 feet
Blooms July to September
Flowers: Pinkish-Purple

Price: $7.95
Wild Strawberry

Fragaria virginiana

Wild or Virginia Strawberry has white flowers which provide early-season nectar. Decorative in a hanging pot and effective as a ground cover in full sun & average to dry soil as it spreads readily by stolons. High ecological value with nectar, pollen & as a larval host plant. A larval host for the Grizzled Skipper butterfly.

Light: Full to Part Sun
Soil: Average
Height: 4 to 7 inches
Blooms: April-June
Flowers: White

Price: $7.95
Sneezeweed

Helenium autumnale

Under-utilized as a garden plant and cut flower, Sneezeweed flowers have rounded, nearly spherical yellow centers ringed with yellow notched petals. Trim in late June to desired height. A larval host plant for the Dainty Sulfur butterfly.

Light: Full to Part Sun
Soil: Average
Height: 3 to 5 feet
Blooms: August-October
Flowers: Yellow

Price: $7.95
Purple-headed Sneezeweed

Helenium flexuosum

Cute as a button! Unique spherical brown centers are surrounded with reflexed yellow petals. Stems are winged. Great for Rain Gardens, late-season nectar. Supports an array of bees, wasps, flies and butterflies. One larval host for the Dainty Sulfur butterfly.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average to moist
Height: 1 to 3 feet
Blooms: August-October
Flowers: Yellow and Brown

Price: $7.95
Narrow-leaved Sunflower

Helianthus angustifolius

Enough cannot be said of the abundance and beauty of these flowers. The leaves are sparse and small, making the entire plant appear to be a bountiful bouquet. It has a long blooming period. If left standing, the seed support many birds through winter. Under favorable conditions, plant may spread readily.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average to Moist
Height: 3 to 6 feet
Blooms: July-August
Flowers: Yellow

Price: $7.95
Downy Sunflower

Helianthus mollis

A true showy sunflower which serves as a larval host to over 70 Lepidoptera (moths & butterflies). The foliage is "ashy" or grayish. The seed heads are a favorite of local birds in autumn. Best placed where it is allowed to spread or grown in pots.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average to Dry
Height: 2 to 4 feet
Blooms: July-September
Flowers: Yellow

Price: $7.95
Few-leaved Sunflower

Helianthus occidentalis

Most of the leaves are clustered in a basal rosette making the flowering stems look airy and perfect to trim and pop into a vase. Like other sunflowers seed heads left on drying fall stems will provide food for birds in winter. Visited by a multitude of pollinators and is one larval host for the Gorgone Checkerspot, Silvery Checkerspot and Painted Lady butterflies.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Dry to Average
Height: 2 to 4 feet
Blooms: August-September
Flowers: Yellow

Price: $7.95
Oxeye Sunflower

Heliopsis helianthoides

Beautiful orange-yellow flowers practically glow and will continue to bloom when old flowers are removed. Variously called Oxeye Sunflower, Early Sunflower, False Sunflower and so on.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average to Dry
Height: 3 to 5 feet
Blooms: June-August
Flowers: Orange-Yellow

Price: $7.95
Hairy Alumroot

Heuchera villosa

Low, clump-forming perennial with tidy rosettes reminiscent of maple leaves. Best grouped for use in borders, rock gardens.

Light: Part Sun
Soil: Average
Height: 1 to 2 feet
Blooms: July to September
Flowers: White to Pink


Price: $7.95
Rose Mallow

Hibiscus moscheutos

Rose Mallow flowers are large, 4" to 6" across, and showy. Ideal for a Rain Garden, Hummingbird Garden, or grouped along a pond or patio. Trim to desired height. Although NOT a woody plant, this plant fills out like a bush but dies back to the ground each winter. A larval host plant to the following butterflies: Common Checkered Skipper, Painted Lady, and Gray Hairstreak. Larval host to the following moths: Yellow Scallop moth, Io moth-very cool, and Pearly Wood Nymph.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average to Wet
Height: 3 to 7 feet
Blooms: July-October
Flowers: White to Pink with Maroon center

Price: $7.95
Dwarf Crested Iris

Iris cristata

Typically 6 inches or less, this spring-blooming iris spreads to form a lovely ground cover in a shaded portion of the garden. Deer resistant.

Light: Intermediate
Soil: Average
Height: 3 to 8 inches
Blooms: April
Flowers: blue to pale blue with yellow crest

Price: $7.95
Blazing Star

Liatris spicata

Also known as Gayfeather, this plant produces striking dense purplish wands of flowers from a clump of narrow, shiny strap-like basal leaves. Beautiful in a front yard, butterfly garden, rain garden, cut flower or in a large pot.

Light: Full Sun
Height: 2 to 4 feet
Soil: Average
Blooms: July to August
Flowers Reddish-Purple

Price: $7.95
Cardinal Flower

Lobelia cardinalis

Truly stunning carmine flowers borne on tall slender spikes rising from a basal rosette of leaves. Ideal for use in Hummingbird and Rain Gardens.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Moist-Wet
Height: 2 to 4 feet
Blooms: July-September
Flowers: Red

Price: $7.95
Great Blue Lobelia

Lobelia siphilitica

Spikes of tubular blue-violet flowers attract and support hummingbirds. This plant works well for use in a rain garden, along a waterway or at the edge of a pond.

Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Moist to Wet
Height: 2 to 4 feet
Blooms: July-September
Flowers: Blue-violet

Price: $7.95
False Aloe

Manfreda virginica

Also called American Agave, this plant has a basal rosette of flat, fleshy leaves. The flowers, both interesting and fragrant, are borne on tall slender stems. An excellent drought-tolerant plant for a dry sunny spot or rock garden.

Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Dry to Average
Height: 3 to 6 feet
Blooms: July-October
Flowers: Yellowish-Green

Price: $7.95
Snow Squarestem

Melanthera nivea

Enjoy flocking butterflies from a window from mid-August through late September by planting Snow Squarestem within view. Snow Squarestem treats pollinators with copious amounts of nectar.

Although it has a square stem, it is a member of the Aster Family. The compact inflorescence is white, with disc flowers only. Pruning it back periodically to 2 feet is recommended to encourage a full, rounded shape. In nature it occurs in edge habitat, flood plains, & disturbed openings. Fast-growing & drought-tolerant.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average
Height: 1 to 5 feet
Blooms: early June to late September
Flowers: White with Black anthers

Price: $7.95
Sensitive Briar

Mimosa quadrivalvis

Leaflets are sensitive to the touch & will fold up on contact. A member of the Pea family, this sprawling plant produces pink powderpuff flowers.

Light: Full Sun
Soil: Average to Dry
Height: 1 to 3 feet
Blooms: May to September
Flowers: Pink

Price: $7.95