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NCBG - Battle Park - Brock Terrace

List of plants installed at the Brock Terrace.

Last Update: 2019-03-13

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scientific common duration habit height thumb detail
Amsonia tabernaemontana Eastern Bluestar Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Aquilegia canadensis Eastern Columbine Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Asclepias tuberosa Butterfly Milkweed Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Coreopsis auriculata Lobed Tickseed Perennial Forb/herb 6-8 in. detail
Coreopsis major Greater Tickseed Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Coreopsis verticillata Whorled Tickseed Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Euonymus americanus Heart’s-a-bustin’ Perennial Forb/herb, Subshrub 4-6 ft. detail
Eurybia divaricata White Wood Aster Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Eutrochium dubium Coastal Plain Joe-pye-weed Perennial Forb/herb 3-4 ft. detail
Fagus grandifolia American Beech Perennial Tree 50-80 feet detail
Gillenia trifoliata Mountain Indian-physic Perennial Forb/herb, Subshrub 2-3 ft. detail
Heuchera americana American Alumroot Perennial Forb/herb 6-10 in. detail
Juniperus virginiana Eastern Redcedar Perennial Tree (2–)10–20(–37) m tall. detail
Lindera benzoin Smooth Northern Spicebush Perennial Tree, Shrub 6-9 ft. detail
Liquidambar styraciflua Sweet Gum Perennial Tree (10–)15–35(–45) m tall. detail
Liriodendron tulipifera Tulip-tree Perennial Tree detail
Lobelia cardinalis Cardinal Flower Perennial Forb/herb 2-4 ft. detail
Magnolia tripetala Umbrella Magnolia Perennial Tree 30-40 ft. detail
Marshallia obovata var. obovata Piedmont Barbara's-buttons Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Oenothera fruticosa Southern Sundrops Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Parthenocissus quinquefolia Virginia Creeper Perennial Vine detail
Polystichum acrostichoides Christmas Fern Perennial Forb/herb 1-2 ft. detail
Rhexia mariana var. exalbida White Meadow-beauty to 14 in. detail
Rhododendron periclymenoides Pinxter-flower Perennial Shrub 4-6 ft. detail
Rudbeckia fulgida var. fulgida Orange Coneflower Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Rudbeckia laciniata Green-head Coneflower Perennial Subshrub, Forb/herb 3-7 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
Sisyrinchium angustifolium Narrow-leaved Blue-eyed-grass Perennial Forb/herb 8-12 in. detail
Solidago bicolor Silverrod Perennial Forb/herb 2-3 ft. detail
Solidago caesia Axillary Goldenrod Perennial Forb/herb 1-3 ft. detail
Thermopsis villosa Carolina Bush Pea Perennial Forb/herb 4-5 ft. detail
Tiarella cordifolia Foamflower Perennial Forb/herb 10-12 in. detail
Tradescantia virginiana Virginia Spiderwort Perennial Forb/herb 6-20 in. detail
Vernonia noveboracensis New York Ironweed Perennial Forb/herb 3-7 ft. detail
Viburnum rafinesqueanum Downy Arrow-wood Perennial Shrub up-6 feet detail
Viburnum rufidulum Rusty Blackhaw Perennial Tree, Shrub detail
Zizia aurea Common Golden Alexanders Perennial Forb/herb 1-2.5 ft. detail