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Perennials - Full Sun-Part Shade

These plants will do well with six hours or fewer of sunlight.



Item Name Product Image Item Number Price

Allium cernuum (Nodding Onion)

Native. Ht.10-12” Pink flowers late spring;  moist, well drained soil. This tough native onion has drooping flowers that look like miniature fireworks! Lovely in the garden or naturalized in a meadow. Very drought tolerant once established. Deer resistant. Good for rain gardens. 1.5 gallon
Allium cernuum (Nodding Onion) P-014 $14.00




Amsonia 'Blue Ice' (Blue Star)

Non-native. Ht. 15-18" Well drained soil. This is an erect, clump-forming plant that features terminal, pyramidal clusters of dark lavender blue star-like flowers atop erect, leafy stems in the summer . Narrow, willow-shaped, dark green foliage turns yellow in fall. Tolerates various soils . Good for rain gardens or wetter spots.  Deer resistant. 1.5 gallon
Amsonia 'Blue Ice' (Blue Star) P-105 $14.00




Asimina triloba (Pawpaw)

Native tree. Full sun - shade. Ht. 15-20' Reddish purple flowers in early spring. Moist soil. A popular native tree with large drooping leaves giving it a tropical look. Normally found as an understory tree. The nutritious fruit has a fragrant aroma with a banana/pear flavor. If fruit is a goal, 2 trees are needed. Colonizes. Deer resistant. Trees will be small in their containers. 1.5 gallon
Asimina triloba (Pawpaw) P-097 $16.00




Astilbe chinensis
'Visions in White' (False Spirea)

Non-native. Ht. 24" White flowers in summer and fall. Moist soil. The smooth, glossy leaves grow in a mounded shape. Flower clusters rise above the leaves and have a branched, conical shape. Use them in groups in the woodland border, or mass them to create a ground cover. Deer resistant. 1 gallon
Astilbe chinensis 'Visions in White' (False Spirea) P-106 $11.00




Astilbe japonica 'Peach Blossom' (False Spirea)

Non-native. Ht. 24" Light peach flowers in early summer. Moist soil. These plume-flowered plants have handsome fern-like foliage, (usually dark glossy green) and stiff stems that always hold the elegant plumes aloft without any staking. Deer resistant. 1 gallon
Astilbe japonica 'Peach Blossom' (False Spirea) P-107 $11.00




Astilbe taquetii 'Ostrich Plume' (False Spirea)

Non-native. Ht. 36" Coral rose flowers in late summer. Moist soil. These plume-flowered plants have handsome fern-like foliage, (usually dark glossy green) and stiff stems that always hold the elegant plumes aloft without any staking. 1 gallon
Astilbe taquetii 'Ostrich Plume' (False Spirea) P-108 $11.00




Baptisia australis (False Indigo)

Native. Ht 3-6’ Blue flowers in early summer. Grows in moist, well drained soil. Flowers bloom in spikes. Medium green compound foliage. Attractive seed pods. Native to open woods and river banks. Larval host to several species of butterflies and moths. Great rain garden plant. Endangered species in Ohio. Deer resistant. 1 gallon
Baptisia australis (False Indigo) P-018 $11.00




Caltha palustris (Marsh Marigold)

Native. Ht. 1-2’ yellow flowers in spring; moist-wet soil. Numerous 1-inch bright yellow flowers in spring. Attractive waxy round foliage. Found in wet meadows and along streams. Will seed in and form nice clumps. Tolerant of drier conditions. 1.5 gallon
Caltha palustris (Marsh Marigold) P-019 $14.00




Calycanthus floridus
(Sweet Shrub/Carolina Allspice)

Native shurb. Full sun - part shade. Ht. 6-9' Dark red flowers in spring and summer. Moist, well drained soil. Deciduous shrub with glossy, aromatic dark green foliage.  Flowers are often quite fragrant. Very resistant to insects and disease and adaptable to different soil conditions. 3 gallon
Calycanthus floridus (Sweet Shrub/Carolina Allspice) P-100 $37.00




Cercis canadensis (Redbud)

Native tree. Full sun - part shade. Ht. 20-30' Pink flowers in early spring. Moist, well drained soil. A native understory tree. Short trunk, rounded crown of spreading branches, and flower clusters that cover the twigs before the leaves emerge. Heart shaped medium green leaves. Fruits are long, brown bean pods. 2 gallon
Cercis canadensis (Redbud) P-099 $25.00