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downy sunflower

Helianthus mollis

Fine hairs cover the stems and leaves, giving this native perennial a gray-green color. A … Continued

perennial sunflower

Helianthus maximiliani

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

oakleaf hydrangea

Hydrangea quercifolia

Hydrangea quercifolia is an upright, multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub typically grows 4-6′ and produces showy panicles of … Continued

thrift-leaf perky Sue

Hymenoxys scaposa 'Prairie Sunshine'

Bright yellow 1″ flowers on leafless stems have one of the longest blooming seasons of … Continued

dwarf crested iris

Iris cristata

Very dwarf plants grow only 6″ tall and produce blue flowers in early spring. Foliage … Continued

Virginia sweetspire

Itea virginica

‘Little Henry’ is a gorgeous native plant that prefers moist soils and will tolerate wet … Continued

Andorra juniper

Juniperus horizontalis ‘Plumosa Compacta’

This densely branching evergreen creates a 12–18” high groundcover that spreads up to 6′ wide. … Continued

Kansas gayfeather/blazing star

Liatris spicata 'Kobold'/Liatris microcephala/

Liatris microcephala (dwarf gayfeather, tiny-headed liatris) is a dense and compact native liatris with many … Continued

spicebush

Lindera benzoin

Large, multi-stemmed shrubs have aromatic twigs and foliage. Spicebush is an important native plant for … Continued

tulip tree

Liriodendron tulipifera

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