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Acorus americanus (NGN)

Sweet Flag
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Actaea pachypoda

White Baneberry
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Actaea racemosa

Black Snakeroot
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: Aug, Sep
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Actaea rubra

Red Baneberry
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Adiantum pedatum

Northern Maidenhair Fern
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Agastache scrophulariaefolia (NGN)

Purple Giant Hyssop
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Ageratina altissima (NGN)

White Snakeroot
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Alisma subcordatum (NGN)

Common Water Plantain
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 10
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Allium canadense (NGN)

Wild Garlic, Wild Onion
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Allium cernuum (NGN)

Nodding Wild Onion
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: June, July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Amorpha canescens (NGN)

Lead Plant
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Anemone canadensis (NGN)

Meadow Anemone
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Anemone cylindrica (NGN)

Thimbleweed
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 6
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Antennaria plantaginfolia

Plantain-leaved Pussytoes
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Aquilegia canadensis (NGN)

Wild Columbine
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Aquilegia canadensis 'Little Lanterns'

Columbine
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Aralia racemosa (NGN)

Spikenard
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Arisaema triphyllum (NGN)

Jack-in-the-pulpit
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Asarum canadense

Wild Ginger
Height: 6-8 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Brown
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Asclepias incarnata (NGN)

Rose (Swamp) Milkweed
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Asclepias incarnata 'Ice Ballet'

Ice Ballet Milkweed
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Asclepias syriaca (NGN)

Common Milkweed
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: June, July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Asclepias tuberosa

Butterfly Weed
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Orange
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Asclepias tuberosa (NGN)

Butterfly Weed
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Orange
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Asclepias tuberosa 'Hello Yellow'

Hello Yellow Milkweed
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Asclepias verticillata (NGN)

Whorled Milkweed
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Athyrium filix-femina

Lady Fern
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Baptisia alba var. macrophylla (NGN)

White Wild Indigo
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Baptisia australis

Blue Wild Indigo
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Baptisia leucophaea (bracteata var. leucophaea) (NGN)

Cream Wild Indigo
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
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Callirhoe involucrata

Purple Poppy Mallow
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Camassia scilloides (NGN)

Wild Hyacinth
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 6-8 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
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Campanula rotundifolia (NGN)

Harebell
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Campanulastrum americanum (NGN)

Tall Bellflower
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Carex lupulina (NGN)

Common Hop Sedge
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Cassia hebecarpa (NGN)

Wild Senna
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 4-6 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Caulophyllum thalictroides

Blue Cohosh
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Time: March, April,May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Chelone glabra (NGN)

Turtlehead
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: August, September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Coreopsis lanceolata (NGN)

Sand Coreopsis
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: May, June,July
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Coreopsis palmata (NGN)

Prairie Coreopsis
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: May, June,July
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Coreopsis tripteris (NGN)

Tall Coreopsis
Height: 6-8 ft  •  Width: 4-6 ft
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Dalea candida (NGN)

White Prairie Clover
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May, June,July
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Dalea purpurea (NGN)

Purple Prairie Clover
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Decodon verticillatus (NGN)

Swamp Loosestrife
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 6-8 ft
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Desmodium canadense (NGN)

Showy Tick Trefoil
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Dodecatheon meadia

Shooting Star
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 6-8 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
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Dodecatheon meadia (NGN)

Shooting Star
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 6-8 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
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Doellingeria umbellata (NGN)

Flat-top Aster
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 7
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Dryopteris marginalis

Marginal Wood Fern
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Echinacea pallida

Pale Purple Coneflower
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Echinacea pallida (NGN)

Pale Purple Coneflower
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Echinacea purpurea (NGN)

Purple Coneflower
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Elymus virginicus (NGN)

Virginia Wildrye
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Brown
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Eryngium yuccifolium (NGN)

Rattlesnake Master
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Eupatoriadelphus maculatus (NGN)

Spotted Joe Pye Weed
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: August, September
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Eupatorium (Eutrochium) purpureum (NGN)

Purple Joe Pye Weed
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Eupatorium dubium 'Little Joe'

Little Joe Dwarf Joe Pye Weed
Patent No: PP#16,122
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Eupatorium perfoliatum (NGN)

Common Boneset
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: August, September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Euphorbia corollata (NGN)

Flowering Spurge
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 7
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Eurybia divaricata

White Wood Aster
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Eurybia macrophylla (NGN)

Big-leaved Aster
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: August, September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Euthamia graminifolia (NGN)

Grass-leaved Goldenrod
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: September, October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Filipendula rubra (NGN)

Queen of the Prairie
Height: 6-8 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Fragaria virginiana (NGN)

Wild Strawberry
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Galium boreale (NGN)

Northern Bedstraw
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
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Gentiana andrewsii

Bottle Gentian
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: August, September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Geranium maculatum (NGN)

Wild Geranium
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
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Geum triflorum

Prairie Smoke
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Geum triflorum (NGN)

Prairie Smoke
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Helenium autumnale (NGN)

Sneezeweed
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Helianthus mollis (NGN)

Downy Sunflower
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: August, September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Helianthus occidentalis (NGN)

Western Sunflower
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: August, September
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Heliopsis helianthoides (NGN)

False Sunflower
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Hepatica nobilis Schreb. var. acuta

Sharp-lobed Hepatica
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: April
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 7
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Heuchera 'Autumn Bride'

Autumn Bride Alumroot
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: September, October
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Heuchera americana 'Green Spice'

Green Spice Coralbells
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Heuchera richardsonii (NGN)

Prairie Alumroot
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Hibiscus laevis (NGN)

Halberdleaf rosemallow
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
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Hibiscus moscheutos (NGN)

Swamp Mallow
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
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Hydrophyllum virginianum (NGN)

Virginia Waterleaf
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 7
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Ionactis linariifolius (NGN)

Flax-leaved Aster
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 6-8 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: September, October
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
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Iris cristata

Dwarf Crested Iris
Height: 6-8 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: April
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Iris versicolor

Harlequin Blueflag Iris
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 7
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Iris virginica var. shrevei (NGN)

Blueflag Iris
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
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Justicia americana (NGN)

Water Willow
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
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Krigia biflora (NGN)

Two-flowered Cynthia
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Lespedeza capitata (NGN)

Round-headed Bush Clover
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Lespedeza violacea (NGN)

Violet Bush Clover
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Liatris aspera (NGN)

Rough Blazing Star
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: August, September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Liatris cylindracea (NGN)

Cylindrical Blazing Star
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 7
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Liatris pycnostachya (NGN)

Prairie Blazing Star
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Liatris spicata (NGN)

Marsh Blazing Star
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Liatris squarrosa

Scaly Blazing Star
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Lilium michiganense (NGN)

Michigan Lily
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Orange
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Lobelia cardinalis

Cardinal Flower
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Lobelia cardinalis (NGN)

Cardinal Flower
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Lobelia cardinalis 'Black Truffle'

Cardinal Flower
Patent No: PP#25,687
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 8
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Lobelia siphilitica (NGN)

Great Blue Lobelia
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Lysimachia quadriflora (NGN)

Narrow-leaved Loosestrife
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 7
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Lythrum alatum (NGN)

Winged Loosestrife
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Maianthemum (Smilacina) racemosum

Feathery False Solomon's Seal
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Matteuccia struthiopteris

Ostrich Fern
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Mertensia virginica

Virginia Bluebells
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Mertensia virginica (NGN)

Virginia Bluebells
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Mimulus ringens (NGN)

Monkey Flower
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: June, July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Monarda bradburiana

Eastern Beebalm
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 8
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Monarda fistulosa (NGN)

Wild Bergamot
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Monarda punctata (NGN)

Horse Mint
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Oenothera macrocarpa

Missouri Evening Primrose
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Oligoneuron album (NGN)

Stiff Aster, Prairie Goldenrod
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 7
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Oligoneuron ohioense (NGN)

Ohio Goldenrod
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: July, August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Oligoneuron riddellii (NGN)

Riddell's Goldenrod
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: September, October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Oligoneuron rigidum (NGN)

Stiff Goldenrod
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Onoclea sensibilis

Sensitive Fern
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Opuntia humifusa (NGN)

Eastern Prickly Pear
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Osmunda cinnamomea

Cinnamon Fern
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Osmunda regalis

Royal Fern
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Pachysandra procumbens

Allegheny Spurge
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
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Parthenium integrifolium (NGN)

Wild Quinine
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Peltandra virginica

Arrow Arum (Tuckahoe)
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Wet
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr, May, Jun
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
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Penstemon calycosus (NGN)

Smooth Beardtongue
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
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Penstemon digitalis (NGN)

Foxglove Beardtongue
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red'

Husker Red Beardtongue
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Penstemon hirsutus (NGN)

Hairy Beardtongue
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Penstemon pallidus (NGN)

Pale Beardtongue
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
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Phlox bifida (NGN)

Cleft Phlox
Height: 6-8 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Phlox divaricata (NGN)

Woodland Phlox
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Phlox divaricata ssp. laphamii

Woodland Phlox
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Physostegia virginiana (NGN)

Obedient Plant
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Physostegia virginiana ssp. virginiana (NGN)

Obedient Plant
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Podophyllum peltatum

Mayapple
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Polemonium reptans (NGN)

Jacob's Ladder
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Polemonium reptans 'Stairway to Heaven'

Variegated Jacob's Ladder
Patent No: PP#15,187
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Polygonatum biflorum

Smooth Solomon's Seal
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Time: May, June,July
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Polystichum acrostichoides

Christmas Fern
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Pontederia cordata (NGN)

Pickeral Weed
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: June, July,August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 10
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Potentilla arguta (NGN)

Prairie Cinquefoil
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Pycnanthemum tenuifolium

Slender Mountain Mint
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: Jul, Aug, Sep
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Pycnanthemum virginianum (NGN)

Common Mountain Mint
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Ratibida pinnata (NGN)

Gray-headed Coneflower
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Rudbeckia fulgida var. fulgida

Black-eyed Susan
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: July, August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 7
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Rudbeckia fulgida var. speciosa (NGN)

Showy Black-eyed Susan
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: June, July,August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Rudbeckia hirta (NGN)

Black-eyed Susan
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Rudbeckia laciniata (NGN)

Wild Golden Glow
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 4-6 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Rudbeckia subtomentosa (NGN)

Sweet Black-eyed Susan
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Rudbeckia triloba (NGN)

Brown-eyed Susan
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Ruellia humilis (NGN)

Wild Petunia
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: May, June,July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Sagittaria latifolia (NGN)

Broadleaf Arrowhead
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 10
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Sagittaria latifolia

Common Arrowhead, Duck potato, Broadleaf Arrowhead, Wapato
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 10
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Sanguinaria canadensis (NGN)

Bloodroot
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
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Sanguisorba canadensis (NGN)

American Burnet
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Scirpus atrovirens (NGN)

Dark Green Rush
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Scirpus cyperinus (NGN)

Wool Grass
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Brown
Bloom Time: August, September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Sedum ternatum (NGN)

Wild Stonecrop
Height: 3-6 in  •  Width: 6-8 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Silene regia (NGN)

Royal Catchfly
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 8
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Silene stellata (NGN)

Starry Campion
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 8
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Silphium integrifolium (NGN)

Rosin Weed
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: July, August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Silphium laciniatum (NGN)

Compass Plant
Height: 6-8 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: May, June,July,August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Silphium perfoliatum (NGN)

Cup Plant
Height: 6-8 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Silphium terebinthinaceum (NGN)

Prairie Dock
Height: 6-8 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: July, August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Sisyrinchium angustifolium

Blue-eyed Grass
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Solidago caesia (NGN)

Blue-stemmed Goldenrod
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: August, September
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Solidago flexicaulis (NGN)

Zigzag Goldenrod
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: Jul, Aug, Sep
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Solidago nemoralis (NGN)

Old-field Goldenrod
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Solidago rugosa 'Fireworks'

Fireworks Goldenrod
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: August, September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Solidago speciosa (NGN)

Showy Goldenrod
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Solidago ulmifolia (NGN)

Elm-leaved Goldenrod
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Gold
Bloom Time: July, August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Sparganium eurycarpum (NGN)

Giant Bur-Reed
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July, August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Symphyotrichum ericoides (NGN)

Heath Aster
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 8
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Symphyotrichum laeve var. laeve (NGN)

Smooth Blue Aster
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: September, October
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Symphyotrichum lateriflorum (NGN)

Side-flowering Aster
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: September, October
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 8
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Symphyotrichum novae-angliae (NGN)

New England Aster
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Symphyotrichum oblongifolium (NGN)

Aromatic Aster
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Symphyotrichum oolentangiense (NGN)

Sky-blue Aster
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 6
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Symphyotrichum sericeum (NGN)

Silky Aster
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
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Symphyotrichum shortii (NGN)

Short's Aster
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: August, September,October
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 8
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Thalictrum dasycarpum (NGN)

Purple Meadow Rue
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 7
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Thalictrum dioicum

Early Meadow Rue
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 7
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Thalictrum dioicum (NGN)

Early Meadow Rue
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 7
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Tiarella cordifolia

Foamflower
Height: 8-12 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May, June
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Tradescantia ohiensis (NGN)

Common Spiderwort
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: May, June,July
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Trillium grandiflorum

Large-flowered Trillium
Height: 12-18 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr, May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Uvularia grandiflora

Large-flowered Merrybells
Height: 18-24 in  •  Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Verbena hastata (NGN)

Blue Vervain
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: June, July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Verbena stricta (NGN)

Hoary Vervain
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: May, June,July,August
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 7
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Vernonia fasciculata (NGN)

Common Ironweed
Height: 3-4 ft  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Vernonia lettermannii 'Iron Butterfly'

Ironweed
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: September, October
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
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Veronicastrum virginicum (NGN)

Culver's Root
Height: 4-6 ft  •  Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July, August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Viola pedata

Bird's Foot Violet
Height: 3-6 in  •  Width: 6-8 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: March, April,May
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Zizia aptera (NGN)

Heart-leaved Meadow Parsnip
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: April, May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Zizia aurea (NGN)

Golden Alexanders
Height: 24-36 in  •  Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: April, May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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