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whorled milkweed

Asclepias verticillata

According to the website Monarch Butterfly Garden, you shouldn’t rely on it as your main milkweed … Continued

tatarian aster

Aster tataricus

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soils in full to part sun. Can be divided … Continued

birch

Betula

nigra ’Dura Heat’ (clump river birch) Vigorous, fast-growing, medium-sized, Missouri native deciduous tree which occurs … Continued

buttonbush

Cephalanthus occidentalis

This deciduous shrub has an open, rounded habit. Common throughout the midwest, it can most … Continued

New Jersey tea

Ceanothus americanus

Named because dried leaves were used as a tea substitute during the American Revolutionary War. … Continued

eastern redbud

Cercis canadensis

Delicate deep ink blossoms and buds are one of the earliest spring displays. Unique and … Continued

crabapple

Malus hybrids

A genus of about 35 species of deciduous trees and shrubs from Europe, Asia and … Continued

rattlesnake master

Eryngium yuccafolium

Beautiful native growing to 4′ tall with glaucus, yucca-like foliage topped with clusters of white, … Continued

fringetree

Chionanthus

retusus (Chinese) Native to China, Korea and Japan. Most often seen in cultivation as a … Continued

perennial sunflower

Helianthus maximilliani

Clusters of bright yellow flowers in September atop 6-8′ stalks. An important livestock food source … Continued