Plant Information Sheets


Native Trees and Shrubs

American Hazelnut
American Plum
Black Chokeberry
Bladdernut
Blueberry, Lowbush
Bur Oak
Buttonbush
Common Juniper
Dwarf Bushhoneysuckle
Highbush Cranberry
Ironwood
Ironwood Ostrya
Juneberry
Nannyberry
New Jersey Tea
Ninebark
Pagoda Dogwood
Prairie Rose
Prairie Willow
Red Elderberry
Red Osier Dogwood
River Birch
Silky Dogwood
St. John's Wort
St. John's Wort, Shrubby
Spirea Steeplebush
Viburnum, Mapleleaf
Virgin's Bower
Winterberry
Witch-Hazel
Yellow Honeysuckle

Rain Gardens

Bergamot
Cardinal Flower
Culver's Root
Fox Sedge
Mountain Mint
New England Aster
Prairie Blazing Star
Prairie Smoke
Stiff Goldenrod
Sweet Black-eyed Susan
Wild Iris

Arboretum Prairie Garden -- Short Grasses/Forbs

Bicknell Sedge
Harebell
June Grass
Little Bluestem
Prairie Dropseed
Prairie-Smoke
Purple Prairie Clover
Rough Blazing Star
Sideoats Grama
Spiderwort
Wild Petunia

Butterfly/Hummingbird Garden

Bergamot
Black-eyed Susan
Butterflyweed
Little Bluestem
New England Aster
Pale Purple Coneflower
Prairie Blazingstar
Purple Prairie Clover
Rattlesnake Master
Red Milkweed
Showy Goldenrod
Wild Columbine

Savanna Garden

Bergamot
Bottlebrush Grass
Culver's Root
Elm-leafed Goldenrod
Golden Alexander
Harebell
Jacob's Ladder
Ox-eye Sunflower
Shooting Star
Sky-Blue Aster
Wild Columbine

Ferns

Bulblet Fern
Christmas Fern
Cinnamon Fern
Interrupted Fern
Lady Fern
Maidenhair Fern
Ostrich Fern
Royal Fern
Sensitive Fern
Wood Fern
Woodsia

No Mow Lawn

Pennsylvania Sedge

Prairie Plants

Bebb's Sedge
Bellflower, tall
Bergamot
Black-eyed Susan
Brown-eyed Susan
Boneset
Bottle Gentian
Butterflyweed
Canada Tick-trefoil
Canada Wild Rye
Cardinal Flower
Compass Plant
Coreopsis
Cream Baptisia
Cream Gentian
Cut-leaf Coneflower
Cup Plant
Downy Phlox
Dwarf Blazingstar
Dragonhead, False
Fox Sedge
Golden Alexander
Great Blue Lobelia
Harebell
Hoary Vervain
Ironweed Veronia
Joe Pye Weed
Lily, Michigan
Large-flowered Penstemon
Lavender Hyssop
Leadplant
Lupine
Marsh Blazingstar
Marsh Phlox
Mountain Mint
New England Aster
Nodding Wild Onion
Ox-eye Sunflower
Pale Purple Coneflower
Prairie Blazing Star
Prairie Dock
Prairie Milkweed
Prairie Smoke
Prickly Pear Cactus
Purple Prairie Clover
Rattlesnake Master
Riddell's goldenrod
Rosinweed
Rough Blazing Star
Round-headed Bush Clover
Shooting Star
Showy Goldenrod
Silky Aster
Smooth Aster
Spiderwort
Spurge, Flowering
Stiff Goldenrod
Strawberry, Wild
Sunflower, Western
Sweet Black-eyed Susan
Tall Meadowrue
Thimbleweed
Turtlehead
White Baptisia
Wild Iris
Wild Petunia
Wild Quinine
Wild Senna
Yellow Coneflower

Grasses

Blue-eyed grass
June Grass
Little Bluestem
Prairie Dropseed
Sideoats Grama

Woodland Plants

Arrow leaf Aster
Bellwort
Bloodroot
Blue Cohosh
Bottlebrush Grass
Dutchman's Breeches
Early Meadowrue
Elm-leafed goldenrod
Fire Pink
Green dragon
Hepatica
Jacob's Ladder
Large-flowered Trillium
Large-leafed Aster
Marsh Marigold
Mayapple
Mertensia
Mitrewort
Partridgeberry
Pennsylvania Sedge
Prairie Trillium
Red Baneberry
Rue Anemone
Short_'s Aster
Solomon Plume
Solomon Seal
Spikenard
Spring Beauty
Starry Solomons Plume
Toothwort
Twinleaf
Violet, Birdfoot
Violet, Prairie
White Baneberry
White Trout Lily
Wild Blue Phlox
Wild Columbine
Wild Geranium
Wild Ginger
Wild Leek
Woodland Sunflower
Yellow Forest Violet
Yellow Pimpernel
Zigzag Goldenrod

Additional Species

Ironweed
Joe Pye Weed
Alumroot
Aster, white
Big Bluestem
Bluejoint grass
Canada Anemone
Coreopsis
Downy gentian
False rue anemone
Glade Mallow
Goldenseal
Heath Aster
Heart-leaved Golden Alexanders
Jack-in-the-Pulpit
Ohio goldenrod
Pale Corydalis
Sessile Bellwort
White Prairie Clover
Wild Iris-shrevei
Wood Poppy