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Perennials - Full Sun

Recommended for an area that receives 6 hours or more sun each day.

Item Name Product Image Item Number Price

Achillea millefolium
‘Pomegranate’ (Yarrow)

Native cultivar. Ht. 30” Red flowers in summer; dry-moist soil. Striking velvety red flowers atop bright green foliage all summer. Excellent durability in heat and humidity. Deer resistant. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. 1 gallon
Achillea millefolium ‘Pomegranate’ (Yarrow) P-003 $11.00

Achillea millefolium
‘Sunny Seduction’ (Yarrow)

Native cultivar. Ht. 24” yellow flowers in summer; dry-moist soil. Flowers open up an intense lemon yellow and then lighten to a pastel yellow. New flowers are produced all season. Deer resistant. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. 1 gallon
Achillea millefolium ‘Sunny Seduction’ (Yarrow) P-004 $11.00

Asclepias tuberosa (Butterfly Weed)

Native. Ht. 1-2.5'  Orange flowers in summer. Dry - moist soil. A shorter milkweed with dark green foliage, and typical seed pods in fall. Because of its color and nectar, it may attract butterflies (including Monarch larvae), bees, hummingbirds, etc. Tolerates  a variety of soils. Likes moisture but resists drought. Deer resistant. 1 gallon
Asclepias tuberosa (Butterfly Weed) P-104 $11.00

Aster novae-angliae ‘Purple Dome’
(New England Aster)

Native cultivar. Ht. 18” purple flowers late summer-fall; moist, well drained soil. A nice compact form loaded with dark purple flowers. Great mixed with goldenrods. Cut back after flowering to prevent self seeding. Host plant for many butterflies and moths. Good rain garden plant. 1.5 gallon
Aster novae-angliae ‘Purple Dome’ (New England Aster) P-005 $13.00

Coreopsis lanceolata (Lanceleaf Coreopsis)

Native. Ht. 2' Yellow flowers in late spring and summer. Moist, well drained soil. Grows in small clumps but forms extensive colonies. The daisy-like flowers occur singly atop long, naked stems.  Will self-seed. Frequent dead-heading extends bloom time. Drought tollerant. Attracts pollinators. 1.5 gallon
Coreopsis lanceolata (Lanceleaf Coreopsis) P-109 $14.00

Nepeta faassenii 'Blue Wonder' (Catmint)

Non-Native. Ht. 12-15" Lavender flowers in summer. Medium to dry soil. This is a shorter catmint good for the front of the border.  Gray green aromatic foliage is covered with flowers most of the summer.  Attracts bees and butterflies. 1 gallon
Nepeta faassenii 'Blue Wonder' (Catmint) P-115 $11.00

Phlox subulata 'Emerald Blue'

Native cultivar. Ht. 6" Blue flowers in early summer. Well drained soil. Plant forms a dense mat of narrow spiky leaves.  Flowers completely cover the plant giving a birght splash of color. Cut back after bloom to keep dense foliagae, may get some rebloom. 1 gallon
Phlox subulata 'Emerald Blue' P-118 $11.00

Schizachyrium scoparium 'Prairie Blues'
(Little Bluestem)

Cultivar of native grass. Ht. 3-3.5' Dry to moist soil. A lovely grass with colors that change with the seasons; bluish-green in the summer turning to darker green with reddish seeding bodies in the fall. Tolerant of different soil conditions, prefers good drainage.  A row of these provide a spectacular background, especially in fall. Deer resistant. 2 gallon
Schizachyrium scoparium 'Prairie Blues' (Little Bluestem) P-124 $18.00

Sporobolus heterolepis (Prairie Dropseed)

Native grass. Ht. 2-3' Small pink and brown-tinted flowers in late summer and fall. Dry to moist soil. A lovely feathery grass, rich green in summer and tan in fall. Does well in all soil types, including clay. Tolerant of drought.  Deer resistant. 1.5 gallon
Sporobolus heterolepis (Prairie Dropseed) P-125 $15.00

Thelypteris palustris (Marsh Fern)

Native fern. Ht. 6-30" Wet soil. Fronds are light green, deeply lobed and mostly erect, growing in a random pattern from creeping rhizomes. Well suited for a low or marshy spot in your garden, but not in standing water. 1 gallon
Thelypteris palustris (Marsh Fern) P-128 $14.00