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Perennial Species

  1. Acaena
  2. Acanthus (Bear's Britches)
  3. Achillea (Yarrow)
  4. Aconitum (Monkshood)
  5. Actaea (Baneberry)
  6. Adenophora
  7. Adonis
  8. Aegopodium (Bishopsweed, Goutweed)
  9. Aethionema (Persian Candytuft)
  10. Agapanthus
  11. Agastache
  12. Agrostemma
  13. Ajuga (Bugle Flower)
  14. Alcea (Hollyhock)
  15. Alchemilla (Lady's Mantle)
  16. Allium (Chives)
  17. Alstroemeria (Peruvian Lily)
  18. Alyssum (Basket of Gold, Aurinia)
  19. Amorpha (Leadplant)
  20. Amsonia (Dogbane)
  21. Anacyclus
  22. Anaphalis (Pearl Everlasting)
  23. Anemone
  24. Anemonella
  25. Antennaria (Pussy Toes)
  26. Anthemis (Golden Marguerite)
  27. Anthericum (Paradisea)
  28. Aplectrum (Puttyroot)
  29. Aquilegia (Columbine)
  30. Arabis (Rock Cress)
  31. Arctostaphylos (Bearberry)
  32. Arenaria (Sandwort)
  33. Arisaema (Jack-in-the-Pulpit)
  34. Armeria (Thrift)
  35. Armoracia (Horseradish)
  36. Arnica
  37. Artemisia
  38. Arum
  39. Aruncus (Goats Beard)
  40. Asarum
  41. Asclepias (Butterfly Weed)
  42. Asperula (Sweet Woodruff, Galium)
  43. Asphelodine (King's Spear)
  44. Asphodelus
  45. Aster (Michaelmus Daisy)
  46. Astilbe (Spiraea)
  47. Astilboides
  48. Astrantia
  49. Aubrieta (Purple Rock Cress)
  50. Aurinia (Basket of Gold)
  51. Baptisia (False Indigo)
  52. Belamcanda (Leopard Flower)
  53. Bellis (English Daisy)
  54. Bergenia (Saxigraga)
  55. Boltonia
  56. Brunnera (Anchusa)
  57. Buphthalmum (Yellow Ox-eye)
  58. Calamintha (Showy Calamint)
  59. Calceolaria
  60. Callirhoe (Poppy Mallow)
  61. Campanula
  62. Canna
  63. Carnations
  64. Carum (Caraway)
  65. Caulophyllm (Blue Cohosh)
  66. Centaurea (Perennial Coneflower)
  67. Centranthus (Fox's Brush, Valeriana)
  68. Cerastium (Snow-in-Summer)
  69. Chamaemelum
  70. Chelidonium (Celadine)
  71. Chelone (Turtleís Head)
  72. Chiastophyllum (Cotyledon)
  73. Chrysanthemum (Dendranthema)
  74. Chrysogonum
  75. Chrysopsis
  76. Cimicifuga
  77. Cirsium (Thistle)
  78. Claytonia
  79. Clintonea
  80. Codonopsis
  81. Colchicum (Fall Crocus)
  82. Commelina (Dayflower)
  83. Convallaria (Lily Of The Valley)
  84. Coreopsis (Tickseed, Golden Daisy)
  85. Cornus
  86. Coronilla (Crown Vetch)
  87. Corydalis
  88. Cotula
  89. Crambe
  90. Crocosmia
  91. Crucianella
  92. Cyclamen
  93. Delphinium (Larkspur)
  94. Dianthus (Pinks)
  95. Diascia
  96. Dicentra (Bleeding Heart)
  97. Dictamnus (Gas Plant, Fraxinella)
  98. Digitalis (Foxglove)
  99. Disporum (Fairy Bells)
  100. Dodecatheon (Shooting Star)
  101. Doronicum (Leopardís Bane)
  102. Draba
  103. Dryas (Mountain Avens)
  104. Duchesnea (Indian Strawberry)
  105. Echinacea (Cone Flower)
  106. Echinops (Globe Thistle)
  107. Epilobium (Fireweed)
  108. Epimedium (Barrenswort)
  109. Equisetum
  110. Eranthus
  111. Eremurus (Foxtail Lily)
  112. Erigeron
  113. Erinus
  114. Eriophyllum
  115. Erodium
  116. Eryngium (Sea Holly)
  117. Erythronium (Trout Lily)
  118. Eupatorium
  119. Euphorbia (Flowering Spurge)
  120. Filipendula (Meadowsweet)
  121. Foeniculum (Fennel)
  122. Fragaria (Wild Strawberry)
  123. Gaillardia (Blanket Flower)
  124. Galax (Wandflower)
  125. Gaultheria (Checkerberry, Wintergreen)
  126. Gaura
  127. Gentiana
  128. Geranium
  129. Geum (Avens)
  130. Gunnera
  131. Gypsophila (Babyís Breath)
  132. Hedera (Ivy)
  133. Helenium (Helenís Flower)
  134. Helianthemum (Sunrose)
  135. Helianthus
  136. Heliopsis (Orange Sunflower)
  137. Helleborus
  138. Hemerocallis (Daylily)
  139. Hepatica (Liver Leaf)
  140. Heracleum
  141. Heuchera (Coral Bells)
  142. Heucherella
  143. Hibiscus (Rose Mallow)
  144. Hosta (Funkia, Plantain Lily)
  145. Houstonia
  146. Houttuynia
  147. Humulus (Hops)
  148. Hydrastis
  149. Hylomecon
  150. Hypericum
  151. Hypoxis
  152. Iberis (Candytuft)
  153. Incarvillea
  154. Inula (Sunray)
  155. Iris
  156. Iris Germanica (Tall Bearded)
  157. Iris Intermedia
  158. Iris Kaempferi (Ensata - Japonica - Japanese Iris)
  159. Iris Laevigata
  160. Iris Pallida
  161. Iris Pseudacorus (Yellow Flag)
  162. Iris Pumila
  163. Iris Setosa
  164. Iris Shrevei (Wild Iris)
  165. Iris Sibirica
  166. Iris Spuria
  167. Iris Verna
  168. Iris Versicolour (Blue Flag)
  169. Jasione
  170. Jeffersonia
  171. Kalimeris (Double Japanese Aster)
  172. Kirengeshoma
  173. Kitaibelia
  174. Kniphofia (Red Hot Poker, Tritoma)
  175. Lamiastrum (Golden Dead Nettle)
  176. Lamium (Spotted Dead Nettle)
  177. Lathyrus (Perennial Sweet Pea)
  178. Lavandula (Lavender)
  179. Leontodopodium (Edelweiss)
  180. Lewisia
  181. Liatris (Gay Feather)
  182. Ligularia (Senecio)
  183. Lilium
  184. Linaria
  185. Linum (Flax)
  186. Liriope
  187. Lobelia
  188. Lunaria (Money Plant, Silver Dollars)
  189. Lupinus (Lupins)
  190. Lychnis
  191. Lysimachia
  192. Lythrum (Loosestrife)
  193. Macleaya (Bocconia)
  194. Maianthemum
  195. Malva
  196. Mazus
  197. Meconopsis
  198. Mentha (Mint)
  199. Mertensia
  200. Microseris
  201. Mitchella (Partridge Berry)
  202. Monarda (Bergamot)
  203. Myosotis (Forget-Me-Not)
  204. Nepeta (Catmint, Catnip)
  205. Oenothera (Evening Primrose)
  206. Omphalodus (Blue-Eyed Mary)
  207. Ononis
  208. Onopordum
  209. Opuntia (Prickly Pear)
  210. Origanum
  211. Ornithogalum
  212. Oxalis (Sorrel)
  213. Pachysandra (Japanese Spurge)
  214. Paeonia (Peonies)
  215. Paeonia Japonica (Japanese Peonies)
  216. Paeonia Lactifolia (Herbaceous)
  217. Paeonia Suffruticosa (Tree Peony)
  218. Panax (Ginseng)
  219. Papaver (Poppy)
  220. Pardancanda (Candylily)
  221. Parthenium (Feverfew)
  222. Paxistima
  223. Pedicularis
  224. Peltiphyllum
  225. Penstemon
  226. Perovskia (Russian Sage)
  227. Petasites (Colt's Foot)
  228. Petrohagia
  229. Phlox
  230. Phlox Divaricata
  231. Phlox Paniculata
  232. Phlox Stolonifera
  233. Phlox Subulata
  234. Physalis (Chinese Lanterns)
  235. Physostegia (Obedient Plant)
  236. Phytolacca
  237. Platycodon (Balloon Flower)
  238. Plumbago
  239. Podophyllum (Mayapple)
  240. Polemonium (Jacobís Ladder)
  241. Polygonatum (Solomonís Seal)
  242. Polygonum (Fleece Flower)
  243. Polypogon
  244. Potentilla (Cinquefoil)
  245. Primula
  246. Prunella (Heal All, Self-Heal)
  247. Pulmonaria
  248. Ranunculus (Buttercup)
  249. Ratibita (Prairie Coneflower)
  250. Rheum (Ornamental Rhubarb)
  251. Rodgersia
  252. Rudbeckia (Cone Flower)
  253. Ruellia (Wild Petunia)
  254. Ruta (Rue, Herb Of Grace)
  255. Sagina (Arenaria)
  256. Salvia (Sage)
  257. Sanguinaria
  258. Sanguisorba
  259. Santolina (Lavender Cotton)
  260. Saponaria (Soapwort)
  261. Saxifraga
  262. Scabiosa (Pincushion)
  263. Sedum (Stone Crop)
  264. Sempervivum (Hens and Chickens)
  265. Shortia
  266. Sidalcea
  267. Silene
  268. Silphium
  269. Smilacena (False Solomonís Seal, Solomon's Plume)
  270. Solidago (Goldenrod)
  271. Solidaster
  272. Stachys (Lambís Ears)
  273. Statice (Sea Lavender, Limonium)
  274. Strawberry
  275. Stylophorum (Celandine Poppy)
  276. Symphiandra
  277. Symphytum
  278. Symplocarpus
  279. Telekia
  280. Tellima
  281. Teucrium
  282. Thalictrum
  283. Thermopsis
  284. Thymus
  285. Tiarella (Foam Flower)
  286. Tradescantia (Spiderwort)
  287. Tricyrtis
  288. Trillium
  289. Trollius (Globe Flower)
  290. Tunica (Petrorhagia)
  291. Uvularia (Bellworth)
  292. Veratrum
  293. Verbascum (Mullein)
  294. Verbena
  295. Vernonia (Ironweed)
  296. Veronica (Speedwell)
  297. Veronicastrum
  298. Vinca (Periwinkle, Myrtle)
  299. Viola (Violet)
  300. Waldsteinia
  301. Woodwardia
  302. Yucca
  303. Zizia (Golden Alexanders)

Ferns

  1. Adiantum
  2. Arteria
  3. Asplenium
  4. Athyrium
  5. Blechnum
  6. Botrychium
  7. Crytomium
  8. Cystopteris
  9. Dennstaedtia
  10. Dryopteris
  11. Lygodium
  12. Matteuccia
  13. Onoclea
  14. Osmunda
  15. Polypodium
  16. Polystichum
  17. Pteris
  18. Thelypteris

Orchids

  1. Cypripedium
  2. Habenaria
  3. Orchis
  4. Tipularia

Aquatic and Bog Plants

  1. Acorus
  2. Alisma
  3. Aponogetum
  4. Arundo
  5. Butomus
  6. Calamagrostis
  7. Calla (Wild Calla, Bog Arum)
  8. Caltha
  9. Castalia (Tuberous White Waterlily)
  10. Ceratophyllum
  11. Cyperus
  12. Eichhornia (Water Hyacinth)
  13. Eleocharis
  14. Elodea (Water Thyme)
  15. Equisetum
  16. Filipendula
  17. Glyceria (Manna Grass)
  18. Hippuris (Mareís Tails)
  19. Hydrocleys
  20. Hydrophyllum
  21. Hylomecon
  22. Juncus (Rushes)
  23. Jussirea
  24. Leersia
  25. Lobelia (Cardinal Flower)
  26. Luzula (Wood Rush)
  27. Lysichiton
  28. Menyanthes (Water Clover)
  29. Mimulus (Square Stemmed Monkey Flower)
  30. Myosotis
  31. Myriophyllum
  32. Nasturtium
  33. Nelumbo
  34. Nuphar
  35. Nymphaea (Water Lilies)
  36. Nymphoides (Water Gentians)
  37. Orontium (Golden Club)
  38. Parnassia
  39. Peltandra
  40. Peltiphyllum (Darmera)
  41. Petasites (Coltís Foot)
  42. Phragmites
  43. Pistia
  44. Pontederia (Pickerel Weed)
  45. Potamogeton (Redhead Grass, Bassweed)
  46. Ranunculus (Swamp Buttercup)
  47. Rumex
  48. Sagittaria (Arrowhead)
  49. Salvinia (Floating Fern)
  50. Sarracenia (Common Pitcher Plant)
  51. Scirpus (Bullrush)
  52. Sparganium
  53. Thalia
  54. Typha (Great Reedmace)
  55. Vallisneria
  56. Verbena
  57. Zizania

Lilies and Bulbous Plants

  1. Arisaema
  2. Lilium
  3. Mertensia (Virginia Blue Bells)
  4. Trillium

Bamboo

  1. Arundo
  2. Bambusa
  3. Phyllostachys
  4. Pleioblastus
  5. Pseudosasa
  6. Sasa
  7. Sasaella
  8. Sinarundinaria

Ornamental Grasses

  1. Alopecurus (Meadow Foxtail)
  2. Andropogon
  3. Arrhenatherum (Tuber Oat Grass)
  4. Bouteloua (Grama)
  5. Briza
  6. Buchloe
  7. Calamagrostis
  8. Carex
  9. Chasmanthium (Wild Oats)
  10. Cortaderia (Pampas Grass)
  11. Dactylis
  12. Deschampsia (Tufted Hair Grass)
  13. Elymus (Blue Lyme Grass)
  14. Erianthus (Plume Grass)
  15. Eriophorum (Cotton Grass)
  16. Festuca (Sheepís Fescue)
  17. Glyceria (Manna Grass)
  18. Hakonechloa
  19. Helictotrichon (Avens, Blue Grass, Evergreen Oat)
  20. Holcus (Variegated Creeping Soft Grass)
  21. Hystrix
  22. Imperata (Japanese Bloodgrass)
  23. Koeleria
  24. Miscanthus
  25. Molinia
  26. Ophiopogon
  27. Panicum (Switch Grass)
  28. Pennisetum (Fountain Grass)
  29. Phalaris (Ribbon Grass)
  30. Phragmites
  31. Schizachyrium
  32. Sesleria
  33. Sisyrinchium (Blue-Eyed Grass)
  34. Sorghastrum (Indian Grass)
  35. Spartina (Cord Grass)
  36. Spodiopogon
  37. Sporobolus (Prairie Dropseed)
  38. Stipa

Herbs

  1. Alchemilla (Ladyís Mantle)
  2. Allium (Chives)
  3. Armoracia (Horseradish)
  4. Artemisia (Tarragon)
  5. Asperula (Sweet Woodruff)
  6. Calamintha (Showy Calaminth)
  7. Carum (Caraway)
  8. Commelina (Dayflower)
  9. Crambe
  10. Echinacea (Cone Flower)
  11. Foeniculum (Fennel)
  12. Gaultheria (Wintergreen)
  13. Hydrastis (Golden Seal)
  14. Lavandula (Lavender)
  15. Mazus
  16. Mentha (Mint)
  17. Nepeta (Catnip, Catmint)
  18. Origanum (Marjoram)
  19. Panax (Ginseng)
  20. Parthenium (Wild Quinine)
  21. Petroselinum (Parsley)
  22. Ruta (Rue, Herb Of Grace)
  23. Salvia (Sage)
  24. Sanguisorba (Pimpernel, Burnet)
  25. Satureja
  26. Thymus