A prairie native featuring showy purple flowers in July and August on plants that grow … Continued
browsing plants: native plants
Native plants have evolved over thousands of years alongside native wildlife and therefore offer the most useful habitat. Native plants feed bugs at every stage of life, and bugs are the very foundation for our entire food web.
Our prairie natives require less water, and are adapted to grow in our soil types and temperature extremes, so they do well without requiring extensive resources and chemicals. Native plants help in management of rainwater runoff and maintain healthy soil with their deep root systems.
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A 2-4′ yellow-flowering native. Like its cousins, flowers make great cuts, butterflies are attracted to … Continued
Hollow, segmented, tubular stems grow to 4′ tall and grow in dry soils to wet, … Continued
Masses of reddish-purple panicle blooms are beautiful in large sweeps. NATIVE TO THE EASTERN HALF … Continued
Beautiful native growing to 4′ tall with glaucus, yucca-like foliage topped with clusters of white, … Continued
2″ bright magenta open in May-June, followed by fleshy, greenish-purple fruits. As the evergreen, ball-shaped … Continued
An excellent back of the border native plant growing 6′ tall or more with deep … Continued
This compact native selection flowers earlier in summer than other dwarf selections, and continues well … Continued
A striking 6’ tall beauty with bright, full clusters of pink flowers. Its stems seem … Continued
Blanketflowers are one of the longest-blooming native perennials, well suited to hot sunny sites. Soft-yellow … Continued
Native to much of eastern North America, this perennial has attractive dissected foliage, beautiful pink … Continued
An excellent rock garden perennial, this native produces smoky pink blooms can last for a … Continued