1606 N 600 Rd, Baldwin City, 66006
785.594.2966

Plant Type

American yellowwood

Cladrastis kentukea lutea

Up to 50’ tall with graceful, pendulous branches and bright-green, pinnately-compound leaves. Showy, pendent, foot-long … Continued

blue star

Amsonia hubrichti/Amsonia tabernaemontana

Amsonia hubrichti (Ozark bluestar) features pale blue flowers cover fine-needle leaved, dense, mounding plant with … Continued

columbine

Aquilegia canadensis/Aquilegia hybrids

Native columbine (A. canadensis) features nodding yellow and red bi-color blooms in April through early … Continued

red/black chokeberry

Aronia arbutifolia ‘Brilliantissima’ /melancarpa var. 'Elata’

Aronia arbutifolia is a deciduous, multi-stemmed shrub native to both wet and dry thickets in Eastern … Continued

butterfly weed

Asclepias tuberosa

Asclepias tuberosa (butterfly weed) features showy orange (pure native) or yellow (selection ‘Hello Yellow’) flower … Continued

common milkweed

Asclepias syriaca

Common milkweed produces dusty pink flower clusters in mid-summer atop large, glossy leaves that resemble … Continued

showy milkweed

Asclepias speciosa

Showy milkweed produces dusty pink flower clusters in mid-summer atop large, glossy leaves that resemble … Continued

swamp milkweed

Asclepias incarnata

Swamp milkweed sports lightly fragrant flower clusters from early summer through fall. Plants grow 3-5′ … Continued

tall green milkweed

Asclepias hirtella

Plants grow up to 4′ and produce white flowers. This species prefers medium-wet to dry … Continued

whorled milkweed

Asclepias verticillata

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

false indigo

Baptisia australis

Baptisia australis is an upright native perennial which typically grows 3-4′ tall and occurs in … Continued