Annuals, Corms and Bulbs

Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic

Learn About Specific Annuals, Corms and Bulbs

Detail of  Claytonia virginicaat Meadowlark Botanical Gardens Photo © 2019 Elaine L. Mills

Where to See These Plants in our Demonstration Gardens

Many of these recommended plants can easily be seen in person at local public gardens. The following gardens feature native plants and are designed and maintained by Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia, serving Arlington and Alexandria.

Shade Demonstration Garden at Bon Air Park
850 N. Lexington Street  Arlington, Virginia 22205 (near the shelter)

Native plants that thrive in morning shade and partial sun

  • Claytonia virginica (Spring Beauty) in Section 2E