Category Archives: Perennial

PERENNIAL: Eupatorium hyssopifolium (Hyssop-leaf Thoroughwort)

Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic: Eupatorium hyssopifolium (Hyssop-leaf Thoroughwort)

These pollinator magnets can tolerate many challenging home environments: dry, (partially) shaded areas, sunny slopes, “hell strips” and gardens near the seashore. Continue reading

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PERENNIAL: Coreopsis verticillata (Threadleaf Coreopsis)

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Threadleaf Coreopsis, with its showy flower clusters and airy foliage, is as popular in the garden today as it was in the 19th century. Its natural habitat, though, is mostly in Virginia and central North Carolina. Continue reading

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PERENNIAL: Solidago caesia (Blue-stemmed or Wreath Goldenrod)

Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic

This graceful, well-behaved goldenrod is found in upland woods and clearings throughout eastern North America, especially in deciduous forests where oak trees are dominant. Continue reading

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Solidago caesia (Blue-stemmed or Wreath Goldenrod)

This graceful, well-behaved goldenrod is found in upland woods and clearings throughout eastern North America, especially in deciduous forests where oak trees are dominant. Continue reading

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