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perennial sunflower

Helianthus maximiliani

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

Labrador violet

Viola labradorica

Hardier than pansies, violets tolerate cold to -20° as well as summer heat. Plants form … Continued

tulip tree

Liriodendron tulipifera

Tulip trees are fast growers, often measuring growth of more than 2′ per year. Tulip-shaped flowers … Continued

magnolia

Magnolia

Magnolia virginiana (sweet bay) is native to the southeastern US and north along the Atlantic … Continued

crabapple

Malus hybrids

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

black cherry

Prunus serotina

This native ranges from southeastern Canada through the eastern US, and west to Texas. White … Continued

slender mountain mint

Pycnanthemum muticum

Attracts beneficial garden insects like crazy — honeybees, butterflies, beneficial wasps, and moths cover the tiny … Continued

oak

Quercus species

Oaks are without doubt one of the most important trees of the Northern Hemisphere. Historically, … Continued

smooth sumac

Rhus glabra

This native, deciduous shrub occurs on prairies, fields, abandoned farmland, clearings and along roads and … Continued

staghorn sumac

Rhus typhina

Grows in any well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Tolerant of urban conditions. … Continued