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Recommended Hort. - dry sun species

Native species for sunny areas with dry soil.

Last Update: 2019-08-16

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scientific common duration habit height thumb detail
Asclepias tuberosa Butterfly Milkweed Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Baptisia albescens Spiked Wild Indigo Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Centrosema virginianum Spurred Butterfly Pea Perennial Vine, Forb/herb to 5 ft. long detail
Chrysopsis mariana Maryland Golden-aster Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Coreopsis auriculata Lobed Tickseed Perennial Forb/herb 6-8 in. detail
Coreopsis verticillata Whorled Tickseed Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Eryngium yuccifolium Northern Rattlesnake-master Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Helianthus atrorubens Purpledisk Sunflower Perennial Forb/herb 2 1/2-6 1/2 ft. detail
Helianthus resinosus Resinous Sunflower Perennial Forb/herb detail
Liatris squarrosa Scaly Blazing Star Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Monarda punctata Eastern Horse-mint Annual, Biennial, Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Oenothera fruticosa Southern Sundrops Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Parthenium integrifolium Wild Quinine Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Scutellaria ovata Heartleaf Skullcap Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Sericocarpus linifolius Narrow-leaf White-topped Aster Perennial Forb/herb 8-24 in. detail
Silphium asteriscus var. asteriscus Starry Rosinweed Perennial Forb/herb 3-6 ft. detail
Solidago erecta Slender Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 1-4 ft. detail
Solidago nemoralis Eastern Gray Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-3 ft. detail
Solidago odora Anise-scented Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Solidago pinetorum Pineywoods Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Tephrosia virginiana Virginia Goat’s-rue Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Vernonia acaulis Stemless Ironweed Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail