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NCBG - Plants of the North Carolina Botanical Garden

This is a list of plants one might find at one of our gardens.

Last Update: 2016-08-29

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Abies firma Japanese Fir Perennial Tree 40-60 ft. detail
Acer campestre Hedge Maple Perennial Tree, Shrub 25 to 25 ft. detail
Acer leucoderme Chalk Maple Perennial Tree, Shrub to 30 ft. detail
Acer nigrum Black Maple Perennial Tree detail
Acer palmatum Japanese Maple Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Acer pensylvanicum Striped Maple Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Acer platanoides Norway Maple Perennial Tree detail
Acer saccharum Sugar Maple Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Acer spicatum Mountain Maple Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Achillea filipendulina Fern-leaf Yarrow Perennial Forb/herb detail
Achillea millefolium Common Yarrow Perennial Forb/herb detail
Aconitum uncinatum Southern Blue Monkshood Perennial Forb/herb 2-5 ft. detail
Acorus calamus European Sweetflag Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 1/2 ft. detail
Actaea pachypoda Dolls’-eyes Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Actaea podocarpa Late Black-cohosh Perennial Forb/herb 3-5 ft. detail
Actaea racemosa Early Black-cohosh Perennial Forb/herb 3-8 ft. detail
Adiantum capillus-veneris Southern Maidenhair Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Adiantum pedatum Northern Maidenhair Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Adlumia fungosa Alleghany-vine Biennial Vine, Forb/herb to 12 ft. detail
Aegopodium podagraria Bishop’s Goutweed Perennial Forb/herb detail
Aesculus flava Yellow Buckeye Perennial Tree, Shrub 50 to 75 ft. detail
Aesculus parviflora Bottlebrush Buckeye Perennial Tree, Shrub 6-12 ft. detail
Aesculus sylvatica Painted Buckeye Perennial Tree, Shrub 3-16 ft. detail
Agalinis obtusifolia Tenlobe False Foxglove Annual Forb/herb detail
Agalinis setacea Threadleaf False Foxglove Annual Forb/herb 6-27 in. detail
Agarista populifolia Florida-hobblebush Perennial Shrub 6-15 feet detail
Agastache foeniculum Blue Giant Hyssop Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Agave americana American Century Plant Perennial Subshrub, Shrub, Forb/herb detail
Ageratina altissima var. roanensis Appalachian Milk-poison Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Agrimonia eupatoria Agrimony Perennial Forb/herb detail
Agrimonia microcarpa Low Agrimony Perennial Forb/herb detail
Ailanthus altissima Copal Tree Perennial Tree detail
Ajuga reptans Carpet Bugle Perennial Forb/herb detail
Albizia julibrissin Mimosa Perennial Tree, Shrub 33–50 ft. detail
Alcea rosea Hollyhock Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Aletris farinosa White Colicroot Perennial Forb/herb 1-3.5 ft. detail
Alisma subcordatum American Water-plantain Perennial Forb/herb to 3 ft. above water detail
Alliaria petiolata Garlic Mustard Annual, Biennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Allium ampeloprasum Broadleaf Wild Leek Perennial Forb/herb detail
Allium cernuum Nodding Onion Perennial Forb/herb 12-15 in. detail
Allium cuthbertii Striped Garlic Perennial Forb/herb 8-24 in. detail
Allium sativum Cultivated Garlic Perennial Forb/herb detail
Allium tricoccum Ramp Perennial Forb/herb 6-11 in. detail
Allium tuberosum Garlic Chives Perennial Forb/herb detail
Alnus maritima Delmarva Alder Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Alnus serrulata Tag Alder Perennial Tree, Shrub 15 feet detail
Althaea officinalis Marsh-mallow Perennial Forb/herb detail
Amaranthus cruentus Blood Amaranth Annual Forb/herb detail
Amaranthus hypochondriacus Prince’s-feather Annual Forb/herb detail
Ambrosia artemisiifolia Annual Ragweed Annual Forb/herb 1-6 ft. detail
Amelanchier arborea Downy Serviceberry Perennial Tree, Shrub 15-25 ft. detail
Amelanchier canadensis Eastern Serviceberry Perennial Tree, Shrub to 20 ft. detail
Amelanchier laevis Allegheny Serviceberry Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Amelanchier nantucketensis Nantucket Serviceberry Perennial Shrub detail
Amelanchier obovalis Coastal Plain Serviceberry Perennial Shrub detail
Amelanchier sanguinea New England Serviceberry Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Amianthium muscitoxicum Fly-poison Perennial Forb/herb 1-4 ft. detail
Ammi majus Bullwort Annual Forb/herb detail
Ammophila breviligulata American Beach-grass Perennial Graminoid detail
Amorpha fruticosa Tall Indigo Bush Perennial Shrub 8-12 ft. detail
Ampelaster carolinianus Climbing Aster Perennial Shrub, Vine to 6+ ft. detail
Ampelopsis brevipedunculata Amur Peppervine Perennial Vine detail
Ampelopsis cordata False-grape Perennial Vine detail
Amphicarpum amphicarpon Pinebarrens Peanut-grass detail
Amsonia ciliata Sandhills Bluestar Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Amsonia ludoviciana Louisiana Bluestar Perennial Forb/herb detail
Amsonia tabernaemontana Eastern Bluestar Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Andropogon capillipes Chalky Bluestem Perennial Graminoid detail
Andropogon gerardii Big Bluestem Perennial Graminoid 4-8 ft. detail
Andropogon glomeratus Bushy Bluestem Perennial Graminoid detail
Andropogon gyrans Elliott’s Bluestem Perennial Graminoid 2-3 ft. detail
Andropogon ternarius Split-beard Bluestem Perennial Graminoid 1.5-4 ft. detail
Anethum graveolens Dill Annual Forb/herb detail
Angelica triquinata Filmy Angelica Perennial Forb/herb 2-6 ft. detail
Antennaria plantaginifolia Plantain Pussytoes Perennial Forb/herb 2 1/2-8 in. detail
Antennaria solitaria Singlehead Pussytoes Perennial Forb/herb 7-11 in. detail
Anthaenantia villosa Green Silkyscale Perennial Graminoid detail
Anthoxanthum odoratum Sweet Vernal Grass Perennial Graminoid detail
Anthriscus cerefolium Garden Chervil Annual Forb/herb detail
Apios americana Common Groundnut Perennial Vine, Forb/herb to 12 ft. detail
Aplectrum hyemale Adam And Eve Perennial Forb/herb 8-20 in. detail
Apocynum cannabinum Hemp Dogbane Perennial Forb/herb 1-4.5 ft. detail
Aquilegia canadensis Eastern Columbine Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Arabis serotina Shale Barren Rockcress Biennial Forb/herb detail
Arachis hypogaea Peanut Annual, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Aralia elata Japanese Angelica Tree Perennial Tree detail
Aralia racemosa American Spikenard Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 3-5 ft. detail
Aralia spinosa Devil’s Walkingstick Perennial Tree, Shrub 12-15 ft. detail
Arctium lappa Great Burdock Biennial Forb/herb detail
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi Bearberry Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Arisaema dracontium Green Dragon Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Arisaema triphyllum Jack-in-the-pulpit Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Aristida purpurascens Arrowfeather Threeawn Perennial Graminoid detail
Aristida stricta Carolina Wiregrass Perennial Graminoid detail
Armoracia rusticana Horseradish Perennial Forb/herb detail
Arnoglossum reniforme Great Indian Plantain Perennial Forb/herb 3-8 ft. detail
Aronia arbutifolia Red Chokeberry up to 12 ft. detail
Artemisia abrotanum Lad’s Love Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Artemisia absinthium Absinthium Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Artemisia stelleriana Dusty Miller Perennial Forb/herb detail
Artemisia vulgaris Common Mugwort Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 2-6 ft. detail
Arthraxon hispidus Basket Grass Annual Graminoid detail
Arum italicum Italian Arum Perennial Forb/herb detail
Arundinaria gigantea Giant Cane Perennial Subshrub, Shrub, Graminoid detail
Asarum canadense Wild Ginger Perennial Forb/herb 2–8 in. detail
Asclepias exaltata Poke Milkweed Perennial Forb/herb 2-6 ft. detail
Asclepias humistrata Pinewoods Milkweed Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Asclepias lanceolata Few-flower Milkweed Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Asclepias purpurascens Purple Milkweed Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/4-3 ft. detail
Asclepias syriaca Common Milkweed Perennial Forb/herb 3-6 ft. detail
Asclepias verticillata Whorled Milkweed Perennial Forb/herb 8-24 in. detail
Asimina parviflora Small-flowered Pawpaw Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Asimina triloba Common Pawpaw Perennial Tree, Shrub height and spread 15-30 feet detail
Asparagus officinalis Asparagus Perennial Forb/herb 2 1/2-6 ft. detail
Asplenium platyneuron Ebony Spleenwort Perennial Forb/herb 1 ft. detail
Asplenium rhizophyllum Walking Fern Perennial Forb/herb detail
Aster tataricus Tartarian Aster Perennial Forb/herb detail
Astilbe biternata Appalachian False Goat’s Beard Perennial Forb/herb 3-6 ft. detail
Athyrium asplenioides Southern Lady Fern 2-3 ft. detail
Aucuba japonica Japanese-laurel Perennial Shrub detail
Aureolaria virginica Downy Oak-leech Perennial Forb/herb 1-5 ft. detail
Azolla caroliniana Carolina Mosquitofern Annual Forb/herb detail
Baccharis halimifolia Eastern Baccharis Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Baptisia alba White Wild Indigo Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Baptisia arachnifera Cobwebby Wild Indigo Perennial Forb/herb detail
Baptisia bracteata Creamy Wild Indigo Perennial Forb/herb detail
Baptisia cinerea Carolina Wild Indigo Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Baptisia perfoliata Catbells Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Baptisia sphaerocarpa Yellow Wild Indigo Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Baptisia tinctoria Rattleweed Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Bellis perennis English Daisy Perennial Forb/herb detail
Berberis canadensis Allegheny Barberry Perennial Shrub detail
Berberis thunbergii Japanese Barberry Perennial Shrub detail
Betula lenta Black Birch Perennial Tree detail
Betula nigra River Birch Perennial Tree 50-80 ft detail
Bidens aristosa Ditch-daisy Annual, Biennial Forb/herb to 6 ft. detail
Bidens polylepis Ozark Tickseed-sunflower detail
Bigelowia nudata Rayless-goldenrod Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Bignonia capreolata Cross-vine Perennial Vine to 30 feet or more detail
Bletilla striata Urn Orchid Perennial Forb/herb detail
Boehmeria cylindrica False-nettle Perennial Forb/herb 2-5 ft. detail
Boehmeria nivea Ramie Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Borago officinalis Borage Annual Forb/herb detail
Bouteloua gracilis Blue Grama Perennial Graminoid detail
Brasenia schreberi Purple Wen-dock Perennial Forb/herb detail
Brassica juncea Brown Mustard Annual, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Brassica napus Canola Annual, Biennial Forb/herb detail
Brassica nigra Black Mustard Annual Forb/herb 1 1/2-6 ft. detail
Brassica rapa var. rapa Bird’s-rape Annual, Biennial Forb/herb 1-4 ft. detail
Bromus kalmii Arctic Brome Perennial Graminoid detail
Calamagrostis coarctata Nuttall’s Reedgrass Perennial Graminoid detail
Callicarpa americana American Beautyberry Perennial Shrub 4-8 ft. detail
Callicarpa dichotoma Chinese Beautyberry Perennial Shrub detail
Callicarpa japonica Japanese Beautyberry Perennial Shrub 4-6 ft. detail
Camassia scilloides Atlantic Camas Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Camellia japonica Camellia Perennial Tree, Shrub 7-12 ft. detail
Camellia sinensis Tea Plant Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Campanula divaricata Appalachian Bellflower Perennial Forb/herb 8-30 in. detail
Campanula persicifolia Peachleaf Bellflower Perennial Forb/herb detail
Campsis radicans Trumpet Creeper Perennial Vine up to 40 ft detail
Canna flaccida Golden Canna Perennial Forb/herb 3-6 ft. detail
Capsella bursa-pastoris Common Shepherd’s Purse Annual Forb/herb 4-20 in. detail
Capsicum annuum Hot Pepper Annual, Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Cardamine concatenata Cutleaf Toothwort Perennial Forb/herb 8-12 in. detail
Cardamine diphylla Broad-leaf Toothwort Perennial Forb/herb 6-15 in. detail
Cardamine douglassii Limestone Bittercress Perennial Forb/herb 3-15 in. detail
Carex annectens Yellow-fruited Sedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Carex cristatella Crested Sedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Carex flaccosperma Thinfruit Sedge Perennial Graminoid 8-12 in. detail
Carex frankii Frank’s Sedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Carex glaucescens Southern Waxy Sedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Carex grayi Gray’s Sedge Perennial Graminoid to 18 inches detail
Carex lupulina Hop Sedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Carex lurida Sallow Sedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Carex pensylvanica Pennsylvania Sedge Perennial Graminoid 8-10 in. detail
Carex plantaginea Seersucker Sedge Perennial Graminoid 1-2 ft. detail
Carex platyphylla Broadleaf Sedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Carex shortiana Short’s Sedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Carex stricta Tussuck Sedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Carex vulpinoidea Fox Sedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Carphephorus bellidifolius Sandywoods Chaffhead Perennial Forb/herb 1-1 3/4 ft. detail
Carphephorus odoratissimus Deer’s-tongue Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-5 ft. detail
Carpinus caroliniana Ironwood Perennial Tree, Shrub 13-50 ft. detail
Carum carvi Caraway Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Carya aquatica Water Hickory Perennial Tree detail
Carya cordiformis Bitternut Hickory Perennial Tree 50–115 ft. detail
Carya glabra Pignut Hickory Perennial Tree 50–100 ft. detail
Carya illinoinensis Pecan Perennial Tree detail
Carya laciniosa Big Shellbark Hickory Perennial Tree detail
Carya myristiciformis Nutmeg Hickory Perennial Tree detail
Carya ovata Common Shagbark Hickory Perennial Tree detail
Castanea crenata Japanese Chestnut Perennial Tree 30-40 ft. detail
Castanea dentata American Chestnut Perennial Tree to 80 ft detail
Castanea pumila Chinquapin Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Catalpa speciosa Northern Catalpa Perennial Tree detail
Catharanthus roseus Cayenne Jasmine Annual, Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Caulophyllum thalictroides Blue Cohosh Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Ceanothus americanus New Jersey Tea Perennial Subshrub, Shrub 3-4 ft. detail
Celastrus orbiculatus Oriental Bittersweet Perennial Vine detail
Celtis laevigata Southern Hackberry Perennial Tree, Shrub 65–100 ft. detail
Centaurea cyanus Batchelor’s-buttons Annual Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Centella asiatica Centella Perennial Forb/herb, Subshrub 1-6 ft. long detail
Centrosema virginianum Spurred Butterfly Pea Perennial Vine, Forb/herb to 5 ft. long detail
Cephalanthus occidentalis Buttonbush Perennial Tree, Shrub 4-8 ft. detail
Cephalotaxus harringtonia Japanese Plum-yew detail
Chaenomeles speciosa Flowering Quince Perennial Shrub detail
Chamaecrista nictitans Sensitive Partridge Pea Annual, Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 4-20 in. detail
Chamaecyparis thyoides Atlantic White Cedar Perennial Tree up to 50 ft. detail
Chamaelirium luteum Fairy-wand Perennial Forb/herb 1-4 ft. detail
Chamaemelum nobile Garden Chamomile Perennial Forb/herb detail
Chaptalia tomentosa Woolly Sunbonnets Perennial Forb/herb 4-16 in. detail
Chasmanthium latifolium River Oats Perennial Graminoid 2-4 ft. detail
Chasmanthium laxum Slender Woodoats Perennial Graminoid 2 ft. detail
Cheilanthes lanosa Hairy Lipfern Perennial Forb/herb detail
Chelidonium majus Celandine Biennial Forb/herb 12-30 in. detail
Chelone glabra White Turtlehead Perennial Forb/herb 2-5 ft. detail
Chelone lyonii Pink Turtlehead Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Chenopodium album Lamb’s-quarters Annual Forb/herb 1-10 ft. detail
Chimaphila maculata Spotted Wintergreen Perennial Subshrub 4-8 in. detail
Chionanthus pygmaeus Pygmy Fringetree Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Chionanthus virginicus Fringe-tree Perennial Tree, Shrub to 25 ft. detail
Chionodoxa luciliae Glory-of-the-snow Perennial Forb/herb detail
Chrysoma pauciflosculosa Woody Goldenrod Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Chrysopsis mariana Maryland Golden-aster Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Cichorium intybus Blue-sailors Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Cicuta maculata Spotted Water Hemlock Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb 2-6 ft. detail
Cladrastis kentukea Kentucky Yellow-wood Perennial Tree 36-72 ft. detail
Clematis ochroleuca Curlyheads Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 3 ft. detail
Clematis reticulata Netleaf Leather Flower Perennial Vine detail
Clematis terniflora Sweet Autumn Clematis Perennial Vine detail
Clematis virginiana Virgin’s-bower Perennial Vine 15ft detail
Clematis viticaulis Millboro Leather Flower Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Cleome hassleriana Spiderflower Annual Forb/herb, Subshrub 3-5 ft. detail
Clethra acuminata Mountain Sweet-pepperbush Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Clethra alnifolia Coastal Sweet-pepperbush Perennial Shrub 3-5 ft. detail
Cliftonia monophylla Black Titi Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Clinopodium ashei Ashe’s Calamint Perennial Forb/herb, Subshrub detail
Clinopodium coccineum Scarlet Wild Basil Perennial Shrub 2-4 ft. detail
Clinopodium georgianum Georgia Calamint Perennial Shrub 1-2 ft. detail
Clinopodium vulgare Wild Basil Perennial Forb/herb 8-20 in. detail
Coix lacryma-jobi Job’s Tears Annual, Perennial Graminoid detail
Colchicum autumnale Autumn Crocus Perennial Forb/herb detail
Collinsonia canadensis Northern Horsebalm Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Comptonia peregrina Sweet Fern Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Conoclinium coelestinum Blue Mistflower Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Conradina canescens False Rosemary Perennial Shrub detail
Conradina verticillata Cumberland False Rosemary Perennial Shrub detail
Convallaria majalis European Lily-of-the-Valley Perennial Forb/herb detail
Convolvulus arvensis Cornbind Perennial Vine, Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Cooperia pedunculata Prairie Lily Perennial Forb/herb detail
Coreopsis auriculata Lobed Tickseed Perennial Forb/herb 6-8 in. detail
Coreopsis gladiata Coastal Plain Tickseed Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Coreopsis lanceolata Lanceleaf Tickseed Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Coreopsis major Greater Tickseed Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Coreopsis rosea Pink Tickseed Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Coreopsis tripteris Tall Coreopsis Perennial Forb/herb 4-6 ft. detail
Coreopsis verticillata Whorled Tickseed Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Coriandrum sativum Coriander Annual Forb/herb detail
Cornus alternifolia Alternate-leaf Dogwood Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Cornus amomum Silky Dogwood Perennial Shrub height and Spread 6 - 12 feet detail
Cornus florida Flowering Dogwood Perennial Tree, Shrub 12-36 ft. detail
Corydalis flavula Short-spurred Corydalis Annual Forb/herb 4-12 in. detail
Corylus americana American Hazelnut Perennial Shrub 10-16 ft. detail
Cosmos sulphureus Orange Cosmos Annual Forb/herb detail
Cotinus obovatus American Smoketree Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Crataegus brachyacantha Blueberry Hawthorn Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Crataegus flava Yellowleaf Hawthorn Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Crataegus marshallii Parsley Hawthorn Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Crataegus phaenopyrum Washington Hawthorn Perennial Tree, Shrub to 30 ft. detail
Crataegus pulcherrima Beautiful Hawthorn Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Crataegus spathulata Littlehip Hawthorn Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Crataegus uniflora Dwarf Hawthorn Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Croomia pauciflora Croomia Perennial Forb/herb 6-12 in. detail
Cryptomeria japonica Japanese-cedar Perennial Tree 50-60 ft. detail
Ctenium aromaticum Toothache Grass Perennial Graminoid 3-4 ft. detail
Cucumis sativus Cucumber Annual Vine, Forb/herb detail
Cucurbita pepo Field Pumpkin Annual Vine, Forb/herb detail
Cudrania tricuspidata Cudrania Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Cunila origanoides American-dittany Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 8-16 in. detail
Cunninghamia lanceolata Chinese Fir Perennial Tree detail
Cuthbertia graminea Grassleaf Roseling 4-16 in. detail
Cymbalaria muralis Kenilworth-ivy Annual Forb/herb detail
Cyperus echinatus Globe Flatsedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Cyperus involucratus Unbrella Plant Perennial Graminoid detail
Cyperus squarrosus Awned Flatsedge Annual Graminoid detail
Cyperus strigosus False Nutsedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Cyrilla parvifolia Littleleaf Titi Perennial Tree, Shrub 6 ft. detail
Cyrilla racemiflora Titi Perennial Tree, Shrub 6-12 ft. detail
Cystopteris bulbifera Bulblet Bladder Fern Perennial Forb/herb detail
Cystopteris protrusa Lowland Bladder Fern Perennial Forb/herb detail
Cystopteris tennesseensis Tennessee Bladder Fern Perennial Forb/herb detail
Datura inoxia Indian-apple Annual, Perennial Forb/herb, Shrub detail
Datura metel detail
Datura stramonium Jimsonweed Annual Forb/herb, Subshrub 2-5 ft. detail
Daucus carota Queen Anne’s-lace Biennial Forb/herb 1-6 ft. detail
Decumaria barbara Climbing Hydrangea Perennial Vine Climbs up to 50 ft. detail
Delphinium exaltatum Tall Larkspur Perennial Forb/herb 3-6 ft. detail
Delphinium tricorne Dwarf Larkspur Perennial Forb/herb 12-20 in. detail
Dennstaedtia punctilobula Boulder Fern Perennial Forb/herb detail
Deparia acrostichoides Silvery Spleenwort Perennial Forb/herb detail
Desmodium nudiflorum Naked Tick-trefoil Perennial Forb/herb 4-12 in. and to 3 ft. (flowering stem) detail
Desmodium tenuifolium Slimleaf Tick-trefoil Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-3 ft. detail
Deutzia scabra Fuzzy Deutzia Perennial Shrub detail
Dianthus plumarius Cottage Pink Perennial Forb/herb detail
Dicentra cucullaria Dutchman’s Breeches Perennial Forb/herb 4-12 in. detail
Dicentra eximia Wild Bleeding-heart Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Dichanthelium clandestinum Deer-tongue Witchgrass Perennial Graminoid detail
Dichanthelium scoparium Velvet Witchgrass Perennial Graminoid detail
Diervilla lonicera Northern Bush Honeysuckle Perennial Shrub detail
Diervilla rivularis Mountain Bush Honeysuckle Perennial Shrub detail
Digitalis lanata Grecian Foxglove Perennial Forb/herb detail
Digitalis lutea Straw Foxglove Perennial Forb/herb detail
Digitalis purpurea Purple Foxglove Biennial Forb/herb detail
Diodia teres Poorjoe Annual, Perennial Forb/herb 6-18 in. detail
Dionaea muscipula Venus Flytrap Perennial Forb/herb 6-10 in. detail
Dioscorea bulbifera Air Yam Perennial Vine, Forb/herb detail
Dioscorea oppositifolia Chinese Yam Perennial Vine, Forb/herb to 65 ft. (tall) detail
Dioscorea villosa Wild Yam Perennial Vine, Forb/herb to 23 ft. long detail
Diospyros kaki Japanese Persimmon detail
Diospyros virginiana American Persimmon Perennial Tree 35-60 ft. detail
Diphasiastrum digitatum Common Running-cedar detail
Diplazium pycnocarpon Glade Fern Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Dipsacus fullonum Common Teasel Biennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-6 1/2 ft. detail
Dirca palustris Eastern Leatherwood Perennial Shrub detail
Doellingeria sericocarpoides Southern Flat-topped Aster Perennial Forb/herb 3-6 ft. detail
Drosera brevifolia Dwarf Sundew Annual, Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 in. detail
Drosera filiformis Threadleaf Sundew Perennial Forb/herb 3-12 in. detail
Drosera intermedia Spoonleaf Sundew Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 in. detail
Dryopteris celsa Log Fern Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Dryopteris cristata Crested Wood-fern Perennial Forb/herb detail
Dryopteris goldiana Goldie’s Wood-fern Perennial Forb/herb detail
Dryopteris intermedia Fancy Fern Perennial Forb/herb detail
Dryopteris ludoviciana Southern Wood-fern Perennial Forb/herb detail
Echinacea laevigata Smooth Purple Coneflower Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-4 ft. detail
Echinacea purpurea Eastern Purple Coneflower Perennial Forb/herb 1.5-4 ft. detail
Echinodorus cordifolius Creeping Burhead Perennial Forb/herb to 3 ft. above water detail
Egeria densa Brazilian Waterweed Perennial Forb/herb detail
Eichhornia crassipes Common Water Hyacinth Perennial Forb/herb to 6 in. detail
Elaeagnus angustifolia Oleaster Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Elaeagnus pungens Autumn Silverberry Perennial Shrub detail
Elaeagnus umbellata Autumn Olive Perennial Shrub detail
Eleocharis obtusa Blunt Spikerush Annual, Perennial Graminoid detail
Elephantopus tomentosus Devil’s Grandmother Perennial Forb/herb 8-24 in. detail
Elliottia racemosa Elliottia Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Epigaea repens Trailing Arbutus Perennial Subshrub, Shrub 4-6 in. detail
Eragrostis curvula Weeping Lovegrass Perennial Graminoid detail
Eragrostis elliottii Elliott’s Lovegrass Perennial Graminoid 2-3 ft. detail
Eragrostis refracta Coastal Lovegrass Perennial Graminoid detail
Eragrostis spectabilis Purple Lovegrass Perennial Graminoid to 20 inches detail
Eranthis hyemalis Winter Aconite Perennial Forb/herb detail
Eruca vesicaria ssp. sativa Arugula Annual Forb/herb detail
Eryngium integrifolium Blueflower Eryngo Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Eryngium prostratum Creeping Eryngo Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 in.; stems to 16 in. long detail
Erythrina herbacea Coral Bean Perennial Tree, Subshrub, Shrub to 5 ft. detail
Erythronium albidum White Trout Lily Perennial Forb/herb 4-8 in. detail
Eucalyptus cinerea Silver-dollar Eucalyptus Perennial Tree detail
Euonymus alatus Burningbush Perennial Shrub detail
Euonymus americanus Heart’s-a-bustin’ Perennial Forb/herb, Subshrub 4-6 ft. detail
Euonymus europaeus European Spindle-tree Perennial Shrub, Tree detail
Eupatorium capillifolium Common Dog-fennel Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-6 ft. detail
Eupatorium perfoliatum Boneset Perennial Forb/herb 3-4 ft. detail
Eupatorium pilosum Ragged Eupatorium Perennial Forb/herb 1-5 ft. detail
Eupatorium resinosum Pine Barren Thoroughwort Perennial Forb/herb detail
Eupatorium rotundifolium Roundleaf Thoroughwort Perennial Forb/herb 3-4 1/2 ft. detail
Euphorbia curtisii White Sandhills Spurge Perennial Shrub 8-15 in. detail
Euphorbia cyparissias Graveyard Spurge Perennial Forb/herb 6-12 in. detail
Euphorbia marginata Snow On The Mountain Annual Forb/herb detail
Euphorbia purpurea Darlington Spurge Perennial Forb/herb detail
Eurybia divaricata White Wood Aster Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Eurybia macrophylla Big-leaved Aster Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 1/2 ft. detail
Eurybia paludosa Southern Swamp Wood-aster Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Eurybia surculosa Creeping Aster Perennial Forb/herb detail
Euthamia caroliniana Slender Goldentop Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Eutrochium fistulosum Hollow-stem Joe-pye-weed Perennial Forb/herb 5-8 ft. detail
Exochorda racemosa Pearlbush Perennial Shrub detail
Fagus grandifolia var. caroliniana American Beech detail
Fagus sylvatica European Beech Perennial Tree 50-80 ft detail
Fatoua villosa Crabweed Annual Forb/herb 5-48 in. detail
Ficus carica Garden Fig Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Filipendula ulmaria Queen-of-the-Meadow Perennial Forb/herb detail
Firmiana simplex Chinese Parasol-tree Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Foeniculum vulgare Fennel Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb 3-5 ft. detail
Forsythia suspensa Weeping Forsythia Perennial Shrub detail
Fothergilla gardenii Dwarf Witchalder Perennial Shrub 3 ft. detail
Fothergilla major Mountain Witchalder Perennial Shrub detail
Fragaria virginiana Virginia Strawberry Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 in. detail
Frangula alnus European Alder-Buckthorn Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Frangula caroliniana Carolina Buckthorn Perennial Tree, Shrub 10-15 feet (30 feet) detail
Franklinia alatamaha Franklinia Perennial Tree, Shrub 10-20 ft. detail
Frasera caroliniensis American Columbo Perennial Forb/herb 3-9 ft. detail
Fraxinus americana White Ash Perennial Tree (15–)20–30(–50) m tall. detail
Fraxinus caroliniana Carolina Ash Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Gaillardia pulchella Blanket-flower Annual, Biennial, Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Galactia regularis Eastern Milkpea Perennial Forb/herb, Vine to 10 ft. long detail
Galanthus nivalis Snowdrop Perennial Forb/herb detail
Galium odoratum Sweet Woodruff Perennial Forb/herb detail
Galium verum Our Lady’s Bedstraw Perennial Vine, Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Gaultheria procumbens Eastern Teaberry Perennial Subshrub, Shrub 2–6 in. detail
Gaylussacia frondosa Dangleberry Perennial Shrub detail
Gelsemium rankinii Swamp Jessamine Perennial Vine detail
Gelsemium sempervirens Carolina Jessamine Perennial Vine, Shrub Climbs 8-10 feet or more detail
Gentiana autumnalis Pine Barren Gentian Perennial Forb/herb 6-24 in. detail
Gentiana saponaria Soapwort Gentian Perennial Forb/herb 8-24 in. detail
Geranium maculatum Wild Geranium Perennial Forb/herb 8-24 in. detail
Geranium sanguineum Blood-red Crane’s-bill Perennial Forb/herb detail
Geum canadense White Avens Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-2 1/2 ft. detail
Geum geniculatum Bent Avens Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-2 1/2 ft. detail
Gillenia trifoliata Mountain Indian-physic Perennial Forb/herb, Subshrub 2-3 ft. detail
Ginkgo biloba Ginkgo Perennial Tree detail
Gleditsia triacanthos Honey Locust Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Gomphrena globosa Common Globe Amaranth Annual Forb/herb detail
Goodyera pubescens Downy Rattlesnake Plantain Perennial Forb/herb 4-15 in. detail
Gordonia lasianthus Loblolly Bay Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Gossypium hirsutum Upland Cotton Annual, Perennial Tree, Subshrub, Shrub detail
Gymnocladus dioicus Kentucky Coffee-tree Perennial Tree detail
Habranthus tubispathus Rio Grande Copperlily Perennial Forb/herb detail
Halesia carolina Carolina Silverbell Perennial Tree, Shrub 30-40 ft. detail
Halesia diptera Common Two-wing Silverbell Perennial Tree, Shrub 20-30 ft. detail
Hamamelis virginiana American Witch-hazel Perennial Tree, Shrub 8-20 ft.; width 8-20 ft. detail
Hedera helix Common Ivy Perennial Vine detail
Hedychium coronarium White Ginger-lily Perennial Forb/herb detail
Helenium autumnale Common Sneezeweed Perennial Forb/herb 2-5 ft. detail
Helenium flexuosum Purplehead Sneezeweed Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Helianthus angustifolius Swamp Sunflower Perennial Forb/herb 1-6 ft. detail
Helianthus atrorubens Purpledisk Sunflower Perennial Forb/herb 2 1/2-6 1/2 ft. detail
Helianthus decapetalus Forest Sunflower Perennial Forb/herb 2-5 ft. (occasionally to 8 ft.) detail
Helianthus divaricatus Woodland Sunflower Perennial Forb/herb 2-7 ft. detail
Helianthus hirsutus Hairy Sunflower Perennial Forb/herb 2 1/2-6 ft. detail
Helianthus mollis Ashy Sunflower Perennial Forb/herb detail
Helianthus resinosus Resinous Sunflower Perennial Forb/herb detail
Helianthus schweinitzii Schweinitz’s Sunflower Perennial Forb/herb detail
Helleborus foetidus Stinking Hellebore Perennial Forb/herb detail
Helleborus niger Black Hellebore Perennial Forb/herb detail
Helleborus viridis Green Hellebore Perennial Forb/herb detail
Helonias bullata Swamp Pink Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. (taller with fruiting) detail
Hesperis matronalis Dame’s Rocket Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Heterotheca subaxillaris Camphorweed Annual Forb/herb 2-6 1/2 ft. detail
Heuchera americana American Alumroot Perennial Forb/herb 6-10 in. detail
Hexastylis lewisii Lewis’ Heartleaf Perennial Forb/herb 4-12 detail
Hexastylis minor Little Heartleaf Perennial Forb/herb 3-6 in. detail
Hexastylis naniflora Dwarf-flower Heartleaf Perennial Forb/herb detail
Hexastylis shuttleworthii Large-flower Heartleaf Perennial Forb/herb 4-8 in. detail
Hexastylis speciosa Alabama Ginger Perennial Forb/herb detail
Hexastylis virginica Virginia Heartleaf Perennial Forb/herb 4-8 in. detail
Hibiscus aculeatus Savanna Rose-mallow Perennial Forb/herb 3-6 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
Hibiscus syriacus Rose-of-Sharon Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Hieracium gronovii Beaked Hawkweed Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Hordeum vulgare Barley Annual Graminoid detail
Hosta plantaginea Fragrant Plantain Lily Perennial Forb/herb detail
Houstonia caerulea Azure Bluet Perennial Forb/herb 2-6 in. detail
Houstonia purpurea Summer Bluet Perennial Forb/herb 4-12 in. detail
Hovenia dulcis Japanese Raisin-tree Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Hyacinthoides hispanica Spanish Bluebell Perennial Forb/herb detail
Hyacinthus orientalis Garden Hyacinth Perennial Forb/herb detail
Hydrangea arborescens Smooth Hydrangea Perennial Shrub 3-5 ft. detail
Hydrangea quercifolia Oakleaf Hydrangea Perennial Shrub 6-8 ft.; width 6-8 ft. detail
Hydrangea radiata Silverleaf Perennial Shrub detail
Hydrastis canadensis Golden-seal Perennial Forb/herb 10-15 in. detail
Hymenocallis crassifolia Coastal Carolina Spiderlily Perennial Forb/herb 1.5-4 ft. detail
Hypericum crux-andreae St. Peter’s-wort Perennial Subshrub, Shrub 1-3 ft. detail
Hypericum densiflorum Bushy St. John’s-wort Perennial Shrub 4 ft. detail
Hypericum frondosum Cedar-glade St. John's-wort Perennial Subshrub, Shrub 4 ft. detail
Hypericum galioides Bedstraw St. John's-wort Subshrub 2-3 ft. detail
Hypericum gentianoides Orange-grass Annual Forb/herb 6-20 in. detail
Hypericum perforatum Common St. Johnswort Perennial Forb/herb 1- 2 1/2 ft. detail
Hypericum prolificum Shrubby St-John's-wort Perennial Shrub, Subshrub 1-4 ft. detail
Hypericum punctatum Spotted St. John’s-wort Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Hypoxis hirsuta Common Goldstar Perennial Forb/herb 4-8 in. detail
Hyptis alata Cluster Bushmint Perennial Forb/herb 1-9 ft. detail
Hyssopus officinalis Hyssop Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Ilex ambigua Carolina Holly Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Ilex amelanchier Sarvis Holly Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Ilex cassine Dahoon Holly Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Ilex coriacea Sweet Gallberry Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Ilex cornuta Burford Holly Perennial Tree, Shrub 8-15 ft. detail
Ilex decidua Deciduous Holly Perennial Tree, Shrub 7-20 ft. detail
Ilex glabra Inkberry Perennial Shrub 5-8 ft. detail
Ilex myrtifolia Myrtle-leaf Holly Perennial Tree, Shrub to 30 feet detail
Ilex opaca American Holly Perennial Tree, Shrub 15-30 ft. tall, spread 10-20 ft. detail
Ilex verticillata Common Winterberry Perennial Tree, Shrub 6-10 ft. detail
Ilex vomitoria Yaupon Holly Perennial Tree, Shrub 12-20 feet, or more detail
Illicium floridanum Florida Anise Tree Perennial Tree, Shrub 6-10 ft. tall detail
Illicium parviflorum Yellow Anise-tree Perennial Tree, Shrub 8-10 feet detail
Impatiens capensis Jewelweed Annual Forb/herb 3-5 ft. detail
Indigofera tinctoria African Indigo Perennial Subshrub detail
Inula helenium Elecampane Perennial Forb/herb detail
Ionactis linariifolius Stiff-leaved Aster Perennial Forb/herb 12-18 in. detail
Ipomoea quamoclit Cypress-vine Annual Vine, Forb/herb 6-10 ft. detail
Ipomopsis rubra Standing-cypress Biennial Forb/herb 2-6 ft. detail
Iris brevicaulis Zigzag Iris Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Iris cristata Dwarf Crested Iris Perennial Forb/herb 4-6 in. detail
Iris fulva Copper Iris Perennial Forb/herb detail
Iris germanica German Iris Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Iris hexagona Dixie Iris Perennial Forb/herb detail
Iris prismatica Slender Blue Flag Perennial Forb/herb detail
Iris pseudacorus Paleyellow Iris Perennial Forb/herb 3-4 ft. detail
Iris sanguinea Blood Iris Perennial Forb/herb detail
Iris sibirica Siberian Iris Perennial Forb/herb detail
Iris versicolor Harlequin Blueflag Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Iris virginica Southern Blue Flag Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Isatis tinctoria Dyer’s Woad Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Itea virginica Virginia Sweetspire Perennial Shrub 3-4 ft.; width 3-4 ft. detail
Jasminum nudiflorum Winter Jasmine Perennial Vine detail
Jeffersonia diphylla Twinleaf Perennial Forb/herb 6-11 in. detail
Juglans nigra Black Walnut Perennial Tree detail
Juncus coriaceus Leathery Rush Perennial Graminoid detail
Justicia americana American Water-willow Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Kalmia carolina Southern Sheepkill Perennial Shrub detail
Kalmia latifolia Mountain Laurel Perennial Tree, Shrub 10-15 ft. detail
Kalopanax septemlobus Castor Aralia Perennial Tree detail
Kerria japonica Japanese Rose Perennial Shrub detail
Koelreuteria bipinnata Golden Rain-tree detail
Kolkwitzia amabilis Beautybush Perennial Shrub detail
Lablab purpureus Hyacinth-bean Perennial Vine, Forb/herb detail
Lachnocaulon anceps Common Bogbuttons Perennial Forb/herb 2-12 in. detail
Lactuca sativa Garden Lettuce Annual, Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Lagenaria siceraria Bottle Gourd Annual Vine, Forb/herb detail
Laportea canadensis Canadian Woodnettle Perennial Forb/herb 1-3.5 ft. detail
Lathyrus latifolius Everlasting Pea Perennial Vine, Forb/herb 3-6 ft. long detail
Lathyrus odoratus Sweet Pea Annual Vine, Forb/herb detail
Lechea sessiliflora Pineland Pinweed Annual, Perennial Forb/herb 4-39 in. detail
Leitneria floridana Corkwood Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Leonotis nepetifolia Lightning-rod-plant Annual Forb/herb detail
Leonurus cardiaca Common Motherwort Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Lespedeza cuneata Chinese Lespedeza Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 2-5 ft. detail
Lespedeza repens Creeping Lespedeza Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Leucanthemum vulgare Common Daisy Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Leucojum aestivum Summer Snowflake detail
Leucothoe axillaris Coastal Doghobble Perennial Shrub 2-4 ft. detail
Leucothoe fontanesiana Mountain Doghobble Perennial Shrub 6 ft. detail
Liatris cokeri Sandhill’s Blazing Star Perennial Forb/herb to 2 1/2 ft. detail
Liatris helleri Heller’s Blazing Star Perennial Forb/herb detail
Liatris microcephala Small-head Blazing-star Perennial Forb/herb detail
Liatris pilosa Shaggy Blazing Star Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Liatris spicata var. resinosa Dense Blazing Star Perennial Forb/herb detail
Liatris squarrulosa Southern Blazing-star Perennial Forb/herb 2 to 6 ft. detail
Licania michauxii Gopher Apple Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Ligustrum sinense Chinese Privet Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Lilium catesbaei Pine Lily Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Lilium michauxii Carolina Lily Perennial Forb/herb 18 in.-3 1/2 feet detail
Lilium superbum Turk’s-cap Lily Perennial Forb/herb 3-7 ft. detail
Linaria vulgaris Butter And Eggs Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Lindera benzoin Smooth Northern Spicebush Perennial Tree, Shrub 6-9 ft. detail
Lindera melissifolia Pondberry Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Lindera subcoriacea Bog Spicebush Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Linum perenne Blue Flax Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Linum usitatissimum Common Flax Annual Forb/herb detail
Lippia alba Bushy Lippia Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Liquidambar styraciflua Sweet Gum Perennial Tree (10–)15–35(–45) m tall. detail
Liriodendron tulipifera Tulip-tree Perennial Tree detail
Liriope muscari Big Blue Lilyturf Perennial Forb/herb detail
Litsea aestivalis Pondspice Perennial Shrub detail
Lobelia cardinalis Cardinal Flower Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Lobelia inflata Indian-tobacco Annual Forb/herb 6-36 in. detail
Lobelia nuttallii Nuttall’s Lobelia Perennial Forb/herb 8-30 in. detail
Lobelia puberula Downy Lobelia Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Lobelia siphilitica Great Blue Lobelia Perennial Forb/herb 1.5-4 ft. detail
Lobularia maritima Sweet Alyssum Annual, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Lonicera fragrantissima Sweet Breath Of Spring Perennial Shrub detail
Lonicera japonica Japanese Honeysuckle Perennial Vine detail
Lonicera sempervirens Coral Honeysuckle Perennial Vine Climbs 8-10 ft. or more detail
Ludwigia alternifolia Alternate-leaf Seedbox Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Ludwigia hirtella Rafinesque’s Seedbox Perennial Forb/herb detail
Ludwigia virgata Savanna Seedbox Perennial Forb/herb detail
Luffa aegyptiaca Smooth Luffa Annual Vine, Forb/herb detail
Lupinus diffusus Blue Sandhill Lupine Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 8-24 in. detail
Lychnis coronaria Mullein-pink Perennial Forb/herb detail
Lychnis flos-cuculi Ragged Robin Perennial Forb/herb detail
Lycium carolinianum Carolina Desert-thorn Perennial Shrub detail
Lycopodium clavatum Running Clubmoss Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Lycopus americanus American Bugleweed Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Lycopus virginicus Virginia Bugleweed Perennial Forb/herb 8-36 in. detail
Lycoris radiata Red Spider Lily Perennial Forb/herb 1 - 2' detail
Lycoris squamigera Surprise-lily Perennial Forb/herb detail
Lygodium japonicum Japanese Climbing Fern Perennial Vine, Forb/herb detail
Lygodium palmatum American Climbing Fern Perennial Vine, Forb/herb detail
Lyonia lucida Shining Fetterbush Perennial Shrub 6 ft. detail
Lyonia mariana Piedmont Staggerbush Perennial Shrub 3-4 ft. detail
Lysimachia asperulifolia Roughleaf Loosestrife Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Macbridea caroliniana Carolina Birds-in-a-nest Perennial Forb/herb detail
Macleaya cordata Plume Poppy Perennial Forb/herb detail
Maclura pomifera Osage-orange Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Magnolia acuminata Cucumber Magnolia Perennial Tree detail
Magnolia ashei Ashe’s Magnolia Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Magnolia fraseri Fraser Magnolia Perennial Tree detail
Magnolia grandiflora Southern Magnolia Perennial Tree 60-80 ft. detail
Magnolia kobus Kobus Magnolia Perennial Shrub, Tree detail
Magnolia macrophylla Bigleaf Magnolia Perennial Tree 30- 40 ft. detail
Magnolia pyramidata Pyramid Magnolia Perennial Tree detail
Magnolia tripetala Umbrella Magnolia Perennial Tree 30-40 ft. detail
Magnolia virginiana Sweetbay Perennial Tree, Shrub 20-30 ft. detail
Magnolia virginiana var. australis Southern Sweet Bay detail
Maianthemum racemosum Solomon’s-plume Perennial Forb/herb 10-24 in. detail
Malva sylvestris High Mallow Annual, Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Manfreda virginica Eastern False-aloe Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 3-6 ft. detail
Marrubium vulgare Horehound Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Marshallia graminifolia Grassleaf Barbara’s Buttons Perennial Forb/herb 12-18 in. detail
Marshallia grandiflora Appalachian Barbara’s-buttons Perennial Forb/herb 59-89 cm detail
Marshallia trinervia Broadleaf Barbara’s Buttons Perennial Forb/herb detail
Marsilea quadrifolia European Waterclover Perennial Forb/herb detail
Matelea carolinensis Carolina Spinypod Perennial Vine, Forb/herb 4-5 ft. (long) detail
Melia azedarach Carolina Mahogany Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Melissa officinalis Lemon Balm Perennial Forb/herb detail
Mentha pulegium Pennyroyal Perennial Forb/herb detail
Mentha spicata Spearmint Perennial Forb/herb detail
Mentha suaveolens Apple Mint Perennial Forb/herb detail
Mertensia virginica Virginia Bluebells Perennial Forb/herb 12-28 in. detail
Microstegium vimineum Flexible Sasa-grass Annual Graminoid detail
Mikania scandens Climbing Hempweed Perennial Vine, Forb/herb detail
Mimosa pudica Shameplant Annual, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Mirabilis jalapa Garden Four-o’clock Perennial Forb/herb, Subshrub detail
Mitchella repens Partridge-berry Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb to 4 in. (trailing 1/2-1 ft.) detail
Mitella diphylla Two-leaf Bishop's-cap Perennial Forb/herb 8-16 in. detail
Monarda citriodora Lemon Bergamot Annual, Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Monarda clinopodia Basil Beebalm Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft detail
Monarda didyma Beebalm Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Monarda fistulosa Appalachian Bergamot Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 2-5 ft. detail
Monarda punctata Eastern Horse-mint Annual, Biennial, Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Morella cerifera Common Wax-myrtle Perennial Tree, Subshrub, Shrub 10-15 ft. detail
Morus rubra Red Mulberry Perennial Tree 5–20(–25) m tall. detail
Muhlenbergia capillaris Hairgrass Perennial Graminoid 3 ft. detail
Muhlenbergia sericea Dune Hairgrass detail
Muscari armeniacum Armenian Grape Hyacinth Perennial Forb/herb detail
Nandina domestica Nandina Perennial Shrub detail
Narcissus bulbocodium Hoop-petticoat Daffodil Perennial Forb/herb detail
Nelumbo lutea American Lotus Perennial Forb/herb to 3 ft. above water surface detail
Nelumbo nucifera Oriental Lotus-lily Perennial Forb/herb detail
Nepeta cataria Catnip Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Nerium oleander Oleander Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Neviusia alabamensis Alabama Snow-wreath Perennial Shrub 3-6 ft. detail
Nicotiana alata Jasmine Tobacco Perennial Forb/herb detail
Nicotiana rustica Aztec Tobacco Annual Forb/herb detail
Nicotiana tabacum Cultivated Tobacco Annual, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Nolina georgiana Georgia Beargrass Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Nuphar advena Broadleaf Pondlily About 6 in. above water detail
Nuphar sagittifolia Narrowleaf Pond-lily detail
Nuttallanthus canadensis Canada Toadflax Annual, Biennial Forb/herb 6-28 in. detail
Nymphoides peltata Yellow Floating Heart Perennial Forb/herb detail
Nyssa ogeche Ogeechee Tupelo Perennial Tree detail
Nyssa sylvatica Black Gum Perennial Tree 60 plus feet detail
Obolaria virginica Pennywort Perennial Forb/herb 1-6 in. detail
Ocimum basilicum Basil Annual, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Oenothera biennis Common Evening-primrose Biennial Forb/herb 2-5 ft. detail
Oenothera fruticosa Southern Sundrops Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Oenothera tetragona Northern Sundrops detail
Onoclea sensibilis Sensitive Fern Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Ophiopogon japonicus Black Mondo detail
Opuntia humifusa Eastern Prickly Pear Perennial Shrub to 2 feet or more detail
Orbexilum lupinellum Lupine Scurfpea Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Origanum vulgare Oregano Perennial Forb/herb detail
Ornithogalum umbellatum Star-of-Bethlehem Perennial Forb/herb 4-10 in. detail
Orontium aquaticum Golden Club Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Osmanthus americanus Devilwood Perennial Tree, Shrub 10-20 ft detail
Osmunda cinnamomea Cinnamon Fern Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Ostrya virginiana American Hop-hornbeam Perennial Tree, Shrub 25-40 ft. detail
Oxydendrum arboreum Sourwood Perennial Tree, Shrub to 30 feet or more detail
Oxypolis rigidior Cowbane Perennial Forb/herb 2-5 ft. detail
Pachysandra procumbens Allegheny-spurge Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 6-10 in. detail
Pachysandra terminalis Japanese Pachysandra Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Packera aurea Golden Ragwort Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Panax quinquefolius American Ginseng Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Panicum anceps Beaked Panic Grass Perennial Graminoid detail
Papaver somniferum Opium Poppy Annual Forb/herb detail
Parnassia caroliniana Carolina Grass Of Parnassus Perennial Forb/herb 8-20 in. detail
Parthenocissus quinquefolia Virginia Creeper Perennial Vine detail
Paspalum floridanum Florida Paspalum Perennial Graminoid detail
Passiflora incarnata Purple Passionflower Perennial Vine, Forb/herb to 12 ft. detail
Passiflora lutea Yellow Passionflower Perennial Vine, Forb/herb to 15 ft. long detail
Paulownia tomentosa Empress Tree Perennial Tree (5–)10–15(–30) m tall. detail
Paxistima canbyi Canby’s Mountain-lover Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Pedicularis canadensis Eastern Lousewort Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 4-16 in. detail
Peltandra sagittifolia Spoonflower Perennial Forb/herb detail
Peltandra virginica Green Arrow Arum Perennial Forb/herb 8-22 in. detail
Penstemon australis Sandhill Beardtongue Perennial Forb/herb 8-28 in. detail
Penstemon canescens Eastern Gray Beardtongue Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Penstemon digitalis Foxglove Beardtongue Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Penstemon dissectus Dissected Beardtongue Perennial Forb/herb detail
Penstemon laevigatus Eastern Beardtongue Perennial Forb/herb 1-4 ft. detail
Penstemon multiflorus Manyflower Beardtongue Perennial Forb/herb detail
Penstemon smallii Small’s Beardtongue Perennial Forb/herb 18-24 in. detail
Perilla frutescens Beefsteak-plant Annual Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Persea americana Alligator-pear Perennial Tree detail
Persea borbonia Red Bay Perennial Tree, Shrub Usually to 40 ft. detail
Persea palustris Swamp Bay Perennial Tree, Shrub up to 40 ft. detail
Petroselinum crispum Garden Parsley Annual, Biennial Forb/herb detail
Phacelia bipinnatifida Fern-leaf Scorpion-weed Biennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Phacelia purshii Miami-mist Annual Forb/herb detail
Phaseolus coccineus Scarlet Runner Bean Annual Vine, Forb/herb detail
Phegopteris hexagonoptera Broad Beech Fern Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Philadelphus hirsutus Cumberland Mock-orange Perennial Shrub detail
Philadelphus inodorus Appalachian Mock-orange Perennial Shrub 3-10 ft. detail
Phlox amoena Chalice Phlox Perennial Forb/herb to 18 in. detail
Phlox buckleyi Shale-barren Phlox Perennial Forb/herb detail
Phlox carolina Carolina Phlox Perennial Forb/herb to 3 ft. detail
Phlox divaricata Eastern Blue Phlox Perennial Forb/herb to 20 in. detail
Phlox nivalis Pineland Phlox Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 4-12 in. detail
Phlox paniculata Summer Phlox Perennial Forb/herb 1-5 ft. detail
Phlox stolonifera Creeping Phlox Perennial Forb/herb 8 inches detail
Photinia serratifolia Taiwanese Photinia Perennial Tree detail
Photinia villosa Oriental Photinia Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Physostegia purpurea Savanna Obedient-plant Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Phytolacca americana American Pokeweed Perennial Forb/herb 3-10 ft. detail
Picea rubens Red Spruce Perennial Tree detail
Pieris japonica Lily-of-the-valley Bush detail
Pinckneya bracteata Fever-tree Perennial Tree, Shrub 10-20 ft. detail
Pinguicula caerulea Blue Butterwort Perennial Forb/herb to 8 in. detail
Pinguicula lutea Yellow Butterwort Perennial Forb/herb to 10 in. detail
Pinus echinata Rosemary Pine Perennial Tree (15–)20–35(–45) m tall. detail
Pinus glabra Walter’s Pine Perennial Tree detail
Pinus palustris Longleaf Pine Perennial Tree 80-100 ft. detail
Pinus pungens Bur Pine Perennial Tree detail
Pinus serotina Marsh Pine Perennial Tree detail
Pinus strobus Eastern White Pine Perennial Tree detail
Pinus taeda Loblolly Pine Perennial Tree (20–)25–40(–55) m tall. detail
Pistacia chinensis Chinese Pistachio Perennial Tree detail
Pistia stratiotes Water Lettuce Perennial Forb/herb detail
Pityopsis graminifolia var. latifolia Narrowleaf Silkgrass Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Pityopsis pinifolia Sandhill Goldenaster Perennial Forb/herb detail
Pityopsis ruthii Ruth’s Goldaster Perennial Forb/herb detail
Plantago cordata Heartleaf Plantain Perennial Forb/herb detail
Plantago major Common Plantain Perennial Forb/herb 2-20 in. detail
Platanthera ciliaris Yellow Fringed Orchid Perennial Forb/herb 10-28 in. detail
Platanus occidentalis American Sycamore Perennial Tree 75-100 feet detail
Platycladus orientalis Oriental Arborvitae Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Pleea tenuifolia Rush Featherling Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Pluchea camphorata Plowmans Wort Annual, Perennial Forb/herb 2-6 1/2 ft. detail
Podophyllum peltatum May-apple Perennial Forb/herb 12-18 in. detail
Pogonia ophioglossoides Rose Pogonia Perennial Forb/herb 4-20 in. detail
Polygala curtissii Appalachian Milkwort Annual Forb/herb 5-15 in. detail
Polygala lutea Orange Milkwort Biennial Forb/herb 6-12 in. detail
Polygonatum biflorum var. commutatum King Solomon’s-seal Perennial Forb/herb 3-5 ft. detail
Polygonatum pubescens Downy Solomon’s-seal Perennial Forb/herb 1-2.5 ft. detail
Polystichum acrostichoides Christmas Fern Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Pontederia cordata Heartleaf Pickerelweed Perennial Forb/herb 1-4 ft. detail
Pontederia cordata var. lancifolia Lanceleaf Pickerelweed detail
Portulaca grandiflora Rose Moss Annual Forb/herb detail
Potentilla canadensis Dwarf Cinquefoil Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 in. detail
Prosartes maculata Nodding Mandarin Perennial Forb/herb 1-2.5 ft. detail
Prunella vulgaris var. lanceolata American Self-heal 4-20 in. detail
Prunus caroliniana Carolina Laurel Cherry Perennial Tree, Shrub 20-30 ft. detail
Prunus glandulosa Dwarf Flowering Almond Perennial Shrub detail
Prunus serrulata Japanese Flowering Cherry Perennial Tree detail
Prunus umbellata Flatwoods Plum Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Pseudocydonia sinensis Chinese-quince Perennial Shrub, Tree detail
Ptelea trifoliata Common Hoptree Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Pteris multifida Huguenot Fern Perennial Forb/herb detail
Pterocarya stenoptera Chinese Wingnut Perennial Tree detail
Pueraria montana var. lobata Kudzu Perennial Vine to 100 ft. (long) detail
Punica granatum Pomegranate Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Pycnanthemum flexuosum Appalachian Mountainmint Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 1/2 ft. detail
Pycnanthemum tenuifolium Narrow-leaf Mountain-mint Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Pyrularia pubera Buffalo Nut Perennial Shrub detail
Pyrus communis Common Pear Perennial Tree detail
Quercus alba White Oak Perennial Tree to 100 feet detail
Quercus bicolor Swamp White Oak Perennial Tree detail
Quercus falcata Southern Red Oak Perennial Tree (15–)20–30(–40) m tall. detail
Quercus imbricaria Shingle Oak Perennial Tree detail
Quercus incana Bluejack Oak Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Quercus laevis Turkey Oak Perennial Tree detail
Quercus laurifolia Laurel Oak Perennial Tree detail
Quercus lyrata Overcup Oak Perennial Tree up to 80 ft. detail
Quercus michauxii Swamp Chestnut Oak Perennial Tree detail
Quercus montana Chestnut Oak Perennial Tree (5–)15–30(–45) m tall. detail
Quercus muehlenbergii Chinkapin Oak Perennial Tree detail
Quercus oglethorpensis Oglethorpe Oak Perennial Tree 40 ft.; width 40 ft. detail
Quercus pagoda Cherrybark Oak Perennial Tree detail
Quercus palustris Pin Oak Perennial Tree detail
Quercus phellos Willow Oak Perennial Tree detail
Quercus prinoides Dwarf Chinquapin Oak Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Quercus shumardii Shumard Oak Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Quercus stellata Post Oak Perennial Tree to 85 feet detail
Quercus virginiana Live Oak Perennial Tree detail
Ranunculus abortivus Kidneyleaf Buttercup Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb 6-24 in. detail
Ranunculus bulbosus Bulbous Buttercup Perennial Forb/herb 8-24 in. detail
Ratibida pinnata Drooping Coneflower Perennial Forb/herb detail
Reseda luteola Weld Biennial Forb/herb detail
Reynoutria japonica Japanese Bamboo detail
Rhamnus cathartica Common Buckthorn Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Rhapidophyllum hystrix Needle Palm Perennial Shrub detail
Rheum rhabarbarum Garden Rhubarb Perennial Forb/herb detail
Rhexia alifanus Smooth Meadow-beauty Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-3 ft. detail
Rhexia lutea Yellow Meadow-beauty Perennial Forb/herb 4-18 in. detail
Rhexia mariana var. exalbida White Meadow-beauty to 14 in. detail
Rhexia nashii Hairy Meadow-beauty Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Rhexia petiolata Ciliate Meadow-beauty Perennial Forb/herb 6-20 in. detail
Rhododendron alabamense Alabama Azalea Perennial Shrub 5-6 ft. detail
Rhododendron arborescens Smooth Azalea Perennial Shrub 8-12 ft. detail
Rhododendron atlanticum Dwarf Azalea Perennial Shrub 2-6 ft. detail
Rhododendron austrinum Florida Flame Azalea Perennial Shrub 6-10 feet Spread 4-6 feet detail
Rhododendron calendulaceum Flame Azalea Perennial Shrub 4-8 ft. detail
Rhododendron canescens Piedmont Azalea Perennial Shrub to 15 feet detail
Rhododendron carolinianum Carolina Rhododendron Perennial Shrub detail
Rhododendron catawbiense Catawba Rhododendron Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Rhododendron chapmanii Chapman’s Rhododendron Perennial Shrub detail
Rhododendron cumberlandense Cumberland Azalea Perennial Shrub detail
Rhododendron flammeum Oconee Azalea Perennial Shrub detail
Rhododendron maximum Great Laurel Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Rhododendron minus Gorge Rhododendron Perennial Shrub 6 ft. detail
Rhododendron periclymenoides Pinxter-flower Perennial Shrub 4-6 ft. detail
Rhododendron prinophyllum Election Pink Perennial Shrub detail
Rhododendron prunifolium Plumleaf Azalea Perennial Shrub 6-10 ft.; width 4-6 ft. detail
Rhododendron vaseyi Pinkshell Azalea Perennial Shrub detail
Rhododendron viscosum Swamp Azalea Perennial Shrub 5 feet detail
Rhus michauxii Michaux’s Sumac Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Rhus typhina Staghorn Sumac Perennial Shrub, Tree to 30 feet detail
Rhynchospora colorata Narrowleaf Whitetop Sedge Perennial Graminoid detail
Rhynchospora latifolia Broadleaf Whitetop Sedge Perennial Graminoid 12-18 in. detail
Ribes echinellum Miccosukee Gooseberry Perennial Shrub detail
Richardia scabra Rough Mexican Clover Annual Forb/herb detail
Ricinus communis Castor-bean Annual, Perennial Tree, Shrub, Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Robinia pseudoacacia Black Locust Perennial Tree detail
Rosa multiflora Multiflora Rose Perennial Vine, Subshrub detail
Rosa palustris Swamp Rose Perennial Subshrub 4-6 ft. detail
Rosa rugosa Rugosa Rose Perennial Subshrub detail
Rubus occidentalis Black Raspberry Perennial Subshrub detail
Rubus odoratus Flowering Raspberry Perennial Subshrub detail
Rubus phoenicolasius Wine Raspberry Perennial Subshrub detail
Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii Black-eyed-Susan 2-3 ft. detail
Rudbeckia maxima Giant Coneflower Perennial Forb/herb detail
Rudbeckia nitida Shiny Coneflower Perennial Forb/herb detail
Ruellia caroliniensis Carolina Wild Petunia Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Rumex sanguineus Bloody Dock Perennial Forb/herb detail
Ruta graveolens Common Rue Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Sabal minor Dwarf Palmetto Perennial Tree, Shrub 3 to 6 ft detail
Sabatia kennedyana Plymouth Gentian Perennial Forb/herb detail
Sagittaria fasciculata Bunched Arrowhead Perennial Forb/herb detail
Sagittaria lancifolia Bulltongue Arrowhead Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Sagittaria latifolia var. pubescens Broadleaf Arrowhead detail
Salix discolor Pussy Willow Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Salix nigra Black Willow Perennial Tree to 60 ft detail
Salvia coccinea Banderilla colorado Annual, Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Salvia lyrata Lyreleaf Sage Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Salvia officinalis Common Sage Perennial Subshrub, Shrub, Forb/herb detail
Salvia sclarea Clary Sage Biennial Forb/herb detail
Sambucus canadensis Common Elderberry height and spread 8-12 feet detail
Sambucus nigra Black Elderberry Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Sambucus racemosa var. pubens Red Elderberry detail
Sanguinaria canadensis Bloodroot Perennial Forb/herb 6-12 in. detail
Santolina chamaecyparissus Lavender Cotton Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Sapindus marginatus Florida Soapberry detail
Saponaria officinalis Soapwort Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 1/2 ft. detail
Sarracenia Pitcherplant 1-3 ft. detail
Sarracenia flava Yellow Pitcherplant Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Sarracenia leucophylla Whitetop Pitcherplant Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Sarracenia minor Hooded Pitcherplant Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb to 14 in. detail
Sarracenia purpurea var. venosa Southern Purple Pitcherplant Perennial Forb/herb to 14 in. detail
Sassafras albidum Sassafras Perennial Tree, Shrub to 30 feet detail
Saururus cernuus Lizard’s Tail Perennial Forb/herb 1-4 ft. detail
Saxifraga stolonifera Strawberry-begonia Perennial Forb/herb detail
Schisandra glabra Bay Starvine Perennial Vine detail
Schizachyrium littorale Seaside Little Bluestem Perennial Graminoid detail
Scilla siberica Siberian Squill Perennial Forb/herb detail
Scirpus cyperinus Woolgrass Perennial Graminoid detail
Scutellaria integrifolia Large-flower Skullcap Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Scutellaria lateriflora Blue Skullcap Perennial Forb/herb 1-2.5 ft. detail
Sedum nevii Nevius’ Stonecrop Perennial Forb/herb detail
Sedum sarmentosum Stringy Stonecrop Perennial Forb/herb detail
Sedum ternatum Woodland Stonecrop Perennial Forb/herb 3-6 in. detail
Senna alata Candlestick Plant Perennial Tree, Subshrub, Shrub detail
Senna hebecarpa American Senna Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-6 ft. detail
Senna marilandica Maryland Wild Senna Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 3-6 ft. detail
Serenoa repens Saw Palmetto Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Sericocarpus linifolius Narrow-leaf White-topped Aster Perennial Forb/herb 8-24 in. detail
Sericocarpus tortifolius Dixie Whitetop Aster Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Sesbania punicea Red Sesban Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Sideroxylon lycioides Buckthorn Bully Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Silene regia Royal Catchfly Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Silene stellata Starry Campion Perennial Forb/herb 1-4 ft. detail
Silphium laciniatum Compass-plant Perennial Forb/herb detail
Silphium perfoliatum Common Cup-plant Perennial Forb/herb 4-8 ft. detail
Silphium terebinthinaceum Prairie Rosinweed Perennial Forb/herb detail
Silybum marianum Milk-thistle Annual, Biennial Forb/herb detail
Sisyrinchium angustifolium Narrow-leaved Blue-eyed-grass Perennial Forb/herb 8-12 in. detail
Sisyrinchium atlanticum Atlantic Blue-eyed-grass Perennial Forb/herb 8-18 in. detail
Sisyrinchium dichotomum Isothermal Irisette Perennial Forb/herb detail
Smallanthus uvedalius Bearsfoot Perennial Forb/herb 3-10 ft. detail
Smilax glauca Cat Greenbrier Perennial Shrub, Vine detail
Smilax herbacea Common Carrionflower Perennial Vine, Forb/herb detail
Smilax walteri Coral Greenbrier Perennial Shrub, Vine 5-20 ft. detail
Solanum dulcamara Bittersweet Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb, Vine 2-8 ft. (long) detail
Solanum pseudocapsicum Jerusalem Cherry Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Solidago caesia Axillary Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Solidago erecta Slender Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 1-4 ft. detail
Solidago faucibus Gorge Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb detail
Solidago flexicaulis Zigzag Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Solidago juncea Early Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Solidago odora Anise-scented Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Solidago plumosa Plumed Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb detail
Solidago roanensis Roan Mountain Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb detail
Solidago rugosa Rough-leaf Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 3-5 ft. detail
Solidago sempervirens Seaside Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 2-6 feet detail
Solidago spithamaea Blue Ridge Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb detail
Solidago verna Spring-flowering Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb detail
Sorbus americana American Mountain Ash Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Sorghastrum nutans Yellow Indiangrass Perennial Graminoid 6 ft. detail
Sorghum bicolor Broomcorn Annual Graminoid detail
Sorghum halepense Johnson Grass Perennial Graminoid detail
Spartina alterniflora Saltmarsh Cordgrass Perennial Graminoid detail
Spartina bakeri Sand Cordgrass Perennial Graminoid detail
Spartina cynosuroides Giant Cordgrass Perennial Graminoid detail
Spigelia marilandica Pinkroot Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Spinacia oleracea Spinach Annual Forb/herb detail
Spiraea cantoniensis Reeve's Spiraea Perennial Shrub detail
Spiraea japonica Japanese Spiraea Perennial Shrub detail
Spiraea prunifolia Bridal-wreath Spiraea Perennial Shrub detail
Spiraea tomentosa Hardhack Perennial Shrub 2-4 ft.: width 3-6 ft. detail
Spiraea virginiana Virginia Spiraea Perennial Shrub detail
Spiranthes cernua Nodding Ladies’-tresses Perennial Forb/herb 5-16 in. detail
Sporobolus heterolepis Prairie Dropseed Perennial Graminoid detail
Stachys byzantina Lamb’s-ear Perennial Forb/herb detail
Stachys floridana Florida Betony Perennial Forb/herb detail
Stachys officinalis Betony Perennial Forb/herb detail
Staphylea trifolia American Bladdernut Perennial Tree, Shrub 10-15 ft. detail
Stellaria media Common Chickweed Annual, Perennial Forb/herb 4-16 in. detail
Stellaria pubera Giant Chickweed Perennial Forb/herb 4-16 in. detail
Stewartia malacodendron Silky Camellia Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Stewartia ovata Mountain Camellia Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Stipulicida setacea Coastal Plain Wireplant Perennial Forb/herb 2-10 in. detail
Stokesia laevis Stokes’ Aster Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Stylophorum diphyllum Celandine Poppy Perennial Forb/herb 12-18 in. detail
Stylosanthes biflora Pencil-flower Perennial Forb/herb 4-20 in. detail
Styrax americanus American Snowbell Perennial Tree, Shrub 8-15 ft. detail
Styrax grandifolius Bigleaf Snowbell Perennial Tree, Shrub 8-12 ft. detail
Styrax japonicus Japanese Snowbell Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Symphoricarpos orbiculatus Coralberry Perennial Shrub 2-5 ft. detail
Symphyotrichum concolor Eastern Silvery Aster Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-4 ft. detail
Symphyotrichum cordifolium Common Blue Wood Aster Perennial Forb/herb to 3 ft. detail
Symphyotrichum georgianum Georgia Aster Perennial Forb/herb detail
Symphyotrichum grandiflorum Large-flower American-aster Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Symphyotrichum laeve Smooth Blue Aster Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Symphyotrichum novae-angliae New England Aster Perennial Forb/herb 3-4 ft. detail
Symphyotrichum oblongifolium Eastern Aromatic Aster Perennial Forb/herb 3 ft. detail
Symphyotrichum undulatum Clasping Heart-leaf Aster Perennial Forb/herb 2-5 ft. detail
Symphyotrichum walteri Walter’s American-aster Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Symphytum officinale Common Comfrey Perennial Forb/herb detail
Symplocarpus foetidus Skunk Cabbage Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Symplocos tinctoria Horsesugar Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Tagetes erecta African Marigold Annual Forb/herb detail
Tanacetum balsamita Costmary Perennial Forb/herb detail
Tanacetum parthenium Feverfew Perennial Forb/herb detail
Tanacetum vulgare Common Tansy Perennial Forb/herb detail
Taraxacum officinale Common Dandelion Perennial Forb/herb 2-12 in. detail
Taxodium ascendens Pond Cypress Perennial Tree detail
Taxodium distichum Bald Cypress Perennial Tree 50-70 ft. detail
Taxus canadensis American Yew Perennial Shrub detail
Tephrosia virginiana Virginia Goat’s-rue Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Thalia dealbata Powdery Alligator-flag Perennial Forb/herb detail
Thalictrum cooleyi Cooley’s Meadow-rue Perennial Forb/herb detail
Thalictrum revolutum Skunk Meadow-rue Perennial Forb/herb 4-5 ft. detail
Thalictrum thalictroides Windflower Perennial Forb/herb 4-8 in. detail
Thermopsis villosa Carolina Bush Pea Perennial Forb/herb 4-5 ft. detail
Thymus praecox ssp. arcticus Creeping Thyme Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb detail
Tilia americana var. caroliniana Carolina Basswood Perennial Tree detail
Tillandsia usneoides Spanish Moss Perennial Forb/herb, Vine to 10 ft. detail
Tipularia discolor Cranefly Orchid Perennial Forb/herb 4-20 in. detail
Tithonia rotundifolia Clavel De Muerto Annual, Perennial Forb/herb detail
Tofieldia glabra Carolina Bog Asphodel Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Torenia fournieri Bluewings Annual Forb/herb detail
Torreya taxifolia Florida Nutmeg Perennial Tree detail
Toxicodendron pubescens Poison Oak Perennial Subshrub, Shrub, Forb/herb detail
Toxicodendron radicans Eastern Poison Ivy Perennial Shrub, Forb/herb, Subshrub, Vine detail
Toxicodendron vernix Poison Sumac Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Tradescantia hirsuticaulis Hairy Spiderwort Perennial Forb/herb 18-24 in. detail
Tradescantia ohiensis Ohio Spiderwort Perennial Forb/herb 10 in.-4 ft. detail
Tradescantia subaspera Wide-leaved Spiderwort Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-3 ft. detail
Tradescantia virginiana Virginia Spiderwort Perennial Forb/herb 6-20 in. detail
Jack-go-to-bed-at-noon detail
Triantha racemosa Southern Bog Asphodel Perennial Forb/herb 8-24 in. detail
Trichostema dichotomum Forked Bluecurls Annual Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Tridens flavus Tall Redtop Perennial Graminoid detail
Trifolium incarnatum Crimson Clover Annual Forb/herb 11-25 in. detail
Trifolium pratense Red Clover Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb 6-22 in. detail
Trifolium repens Dutch Clover Perennial Forb/herb 4-12 in. detail
Trillium catesbaei Catesby’s Trillium Perennial Forb/herb 10-18 in. detail
Trillium cuneatum Little Sweet Betsy Perennial Forb/herb 6-11 in. detail
Trillium erectum Purple Trillium Perennial Forb/herb 6-24 in. detail
Trillium grandiflorum Great White Trillium Perennial Forb/herb 6-20 in. detail
Trillium luteum Yellow Trillium Perennial Forb/herb 4-12 in. detail
Trillium pusillum var. virginianum Virginia Dwarf Trillium Perennial Forb/herb detail
Trillium sessile Sessile Toadshade Perennial Forb/herb 4-12 in. detail
Trillium stamineum Twisted Trillium Perennial Forb/herb detail
Trillium vaseyi Sweet Beth Perennial Forb/herb 12-28 in. detail
Triosteum perfoliatum Feverwort Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Tripsacum dactyloides Gama Grass Perennial Graminoid detail
Tropaeolum majus Nasturtium Annual, Perennial Vine, Forb/herb detail
Tsuga canadensis Eastern Hemlock Perennial Tree 60 ft. detail
Tsuga caroliniana Carolina Hemlock Perennial Tree detail
Tussilago farfara Coltsfoot Perennial Forb/herb 3-12 in. detail
Typha angustifolia Narrowleaf Cattail Perennial Forb/herb 3-5 ft. detail
Typha latifolia Broadleaf Cattail Perennial Forb/herb 5-10 ft. detail
Ulmus alata Winged Elm Perennial Tree (5–)10–20(–35) m tall detail
Ulmus americana American Elm Perennial Tree (10–)20–35(–50) m tall detail
Ulmus rubra Red Elm Perennial Tree (10–)15–25(–40) m tall detail
Uvularia grandiflora Large-flower Bellwort Perennial Forb/herb 8-24 in. detail
Uvularia perfoliata Perfoliate Bellwort Perennial Forb/herb 6-18 in. detail
Uvularia puberula Appalachian Bellwort Perennial Forb/herb 4-18 in. detail
Uvularia sessilifolia Sessileleaf Bellwort Perennial Forb/herb 6-10 in. detail
Vaccinium arboreum Sparkleberry Perennial Tree, Shrub 15 feet x 15 feet detail
Vaccinium corymbosum Highbush Blueberry Perennial Shrub 15 ft detail
Vaccinium crassifolium Creeping Blueberry Perennial Shrub, Subshrub 5-8 inches detail
Vaccinium crassifolium ssp. sempervirens Rayner’s Blueberry Perennial Shrub, Subshrub detail
Vaccinium fuscatum Black Highbush Blueberry Perennial Shrub to 15 ft detail
Vaccinium macrocarpon Large Cranberry Perennial Subshrub, Shrub 6 in. detail
Vaccinium pallidum Early Lowbush Blueberry Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Vaccinium stamineum Common Deerberry Perennial Shrub 6 feet tall and wide detail
Vaccinium tenellum Small Black Blueberry Perennial Subshrub, Shrub detail
Valeriana officinalis Valerian Perennial Forb/herb 3-5 ft. detail
Veratrum viride American False Hellebore Perennial Forb/herb 1-5 ft. detail
Verbascum blattaria Moth Mullein Biennial Forb/herb 2-5 ft. detail
Verbascum phoeniceum Purple Mullein Perennial Forb/herb detail
Verbascum thapsus Common Mullein Biennial Forb/herb 2-6 ft. detail
Verbena brasiliensis Brazilian Vervain Annual Subshrub, Forb/herb to 8 ft. detail
Verbena hastata Blue Vervain Biennial, Perennial Forb/herb 1 1/2-5 ft. detail
Vernonia acaulis Stemless Ironweed Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Vernonia angustifolia Carolina Sandhill Ironweed Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Vernonia glauca Broadleaf Ironweed Perennial Forb/herb 3-5 ft. detail
Vernonia noveboracensis New York Ironweed Perennial Forb/herb 3-7 ft. detail
Veronica officinalis Common Speedwell Perennial Forb/herb 4-12 in. detail
Veronicastrum virginicum Culver’s-root Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Viburnum acerifolium Maple-leaf Arrow-wood Perennial Shrub, Subshrub 5-6 ft. detail
Viburnum lentago Nannyberry Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Viburnum nudum Possumhaw Perennial Tree, Shrub to 15 feet detail
Viburnum plicatum Japanese Snowball Perennial Shrub detail
Viburnum prunifolium Smooth Blackhaw Perennial Tree, Shrub to 25 ft. detail
Viburnum rhytidophyllum Leather-leaf Arrow-wood Perennial Shrub detail
Viburnum rufidulum Rusty Blackhaw Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Vigna unguiculata Black-eyed Pea Annual Vine, Forb/herb detail
Vinca major Bigleaf Periwinkle Perennial Vine, Forb/herb detail
Vinca minor Common Periwinkle Perennial Vine, Forb/herb 4-8 in. detail
Viola ×primulifolia Primrose-leaf Violet Perennial Forb/herb 2-10 in. detail
Viola pedata Bird’s-foot Violet Perennial Forb/herb 2-8 in. detail
Viola septemloba Southern Coastal Violet Perennial Forb/herb 2-10 in. detail
Viola sororia Common Blue Violet Annual, Perennial Forb/herb 2-8 in. detail
Viola tricolor Johnny Jumpup Annual Forb/herb 5-14 in. detail
Vitex agnus-castus Chaste-tree Perennial Tree, Shrub 10-20 ft. detail
Vitis riparia Riverbank Grape Perennial Vine detail
Waldsteinia lobata Lobed Barren Strawberry Perennial Forb/herb 6-8 in. detail
Wisteria floribunda Japanese Wisteria Perennial Vine detail
Wisteria frutescens American Wisteria Perennial Vine to 25-30 feet detail
Xanthium spinosum Spiny Cocklebur Annual Forb/herb detail
Xanthorhiza simplicissima Yellowroot Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Xyris caroliniana Carolina Yelloweyed Grass Perennial Forb/herb 8 -36 in. detail
Youngia japonica Asiatic Hawk’s-beard Annual Forb/herb 4-28 in. detail
Yucca aloifolia Spanish Bayonet Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Yucca filamentosa Adam’s Needle Perennial Subshrub, Shrub, Forb/herb 4-8 ft. detail
Yucca gloriosa Mound-lily Yucca Perennial Tree, Shrub, Forb/herb detail
Zanthoxylum americanum Northern Toothache Tree Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Zanthoxylum clava-herculis Southern Toothache Tree Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Zenobia pulverulenta Honeycup Perennial Shrub 4-6 ft. detail
Zephyranthes atamasca Atamasco Lily Perennial Forb/herb 6-8 in. detail
Zephyranthes candida Autumn Zephyrlily Perennial Forb/herb detail
Zephyranthes citrina Citron Rain-lily Perennial Forb/herb detail
Zephyranthes simpsonii Florida Atamasco-lily Perennial Forb/herb detail
Zigadenus glaberrimus Large Death-camas Perennial Forb/herb 1-3.5 ft. detail
Zizia aurea Common Golden Alexanders Perennial Forb/herb 1-2.5 ft. detail