NATIVE ALTERNATIVES FOR HERBACEOUS FORBS

 

blazing star or gayfeather
(Liatris spicata)
 
blue vervain
(Verbena hastata)
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cardinal flower
(Lobelia cardinalis)
 
creeping phlox
(Phlox stolonifera)
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evergreen wood fern
(Dryopteris marginalis or intermedia)
 
foam flower
(Tiarella cordifolia)
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green and gold
(Chrysogonum virginianum)
 
Joe Pye weed
(Eupatorium fistulosum)
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lady fern
(Athyrium filix-femina)
 
New York fern
(Thelypteris noveboracensis)
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New York ironweed
(Vernonia noveboracensis)
 
obedient plant
(Physostegia virginiana)
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partridgeberry
(Mitchella repens)
 
wild geranium
(Geranium maculatum)
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wild ginger
(Asarum canadense)
 
Britt Slattery, USFWS

 

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