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Recommended Hort. - average to moist sun

Native species for sunny areas with average to moist soil.

Last Update: 2019-08-16

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Amsonia tabernaemontana Eastern Bluestar Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Asclepias incarnata Swamp Milkweed Perennial Forb/herb 3-6 ft. detail
Chelone lyonii Pink Turtlehead Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Echinacea purpurea Eastern Purple Coneflower Perennial Forb/herb 1.5-4 ft. detail
Eryngium yuccifolium Northern Rattlesnake-master Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Eutrochium fistulosum Hollow-stem Joe-pye-weed Perennial Forb/herb 5-8 ft. detail
Gillenia trifoliata Mountain Indian-physic Perennial Forb/herb, Subshrub 2-3 ft. detail
Helianthus angustifolius Swamp Sunflower Perennial Forb/herb 1-6 ft. detail
Hibiscus coccineus Scarlet Rose-mallow Perennial Forb/herb 4-7 ft. detail
Hibiscus grandiflorus Large-flowered Hibiscus Perennial Shrub, Subshrub 6 to 8 ft detail
Hibiscus moscheutos Crimson-eyed Rose-mallow Annual, Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 4-6 ft. detail
Kosteletzkya pentacarpos Seashore-mallow 1-5 ft. detail
Liatris spicata Sessile Blazing-star Perennial Forb/herb 1-4 ft. detail
Liatris squarrosa Scaly Blazing Star Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Lobelia cardinalis Cardinal Flower Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Lobelia puberula Downy Lobelia Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Marshallia obovata var. obovata Piedmont Barbara's-buttons Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Monarda fistulosa Appalachian Bergamot Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 2-5 ft. detail
Oenothera fruticosa Southern Sundrops Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Penstemon canescens Eastern Gray Beardtongue Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Penstemon laevigatus Eastern Beardtongue Perennial Forb/herb 1-4 ft. detail
Phlox latifolia Wideflower Phlox Perennial Forb/herb 4-6 inches detail
Phlox paniculata Summer Phlox Perennial Forb/herb 1-5 ft. detail
Physostegia virginiana Obedient Plant Perennial Forb/herb 3-4 ft. detail
Rudbeckia fulgida var. fulgida Orange Coneflower Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Rudbeckia fulgida var. speciosa Perennial Forb/herb detail
Scutellaria incana var. punctata Hoary Skullcap Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Scutellaria integrifolia Large-flower Skullcap Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Silene virginica Fire Pink Perennial Forb/herb 12-18 in. detail
Solidago nemoralis Eastern Gray Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-3 ft. detail
Stokesia laevis Stokes’ Aster Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Vernonia glauca Broadleaf Ironweed Perennial Forb/herb 3-5 ft. detail
Zizia aurea Common Golden Alexanders Perennial Forb/herb 1-2.5 ft. detail