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Spring Native Plant Sale 2017

March 31, April 1, 2, 7, 8

10 am to 5 pm
(Sunday 12-5pm)

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Native Plants are more than just beautiful flowers, shrubs, trees and ground covers. They add diversity, attract native insects, feed birds and mammals and are easy to care for. Once established, they use less water and they don’t need the chemical additives that can pollute water while also being sustainable. Make your grounds beautiful and sustainable with native plants to attract nature this Spring – Go native!

Plants for every situation – from full sun to full shade; herbs and veggies for the edible garden. Horticulturists and Master Gardeners will be on site to answer your plant questions.

  • Blooming native azaleas, trees and shrubs
  • Wide selection of woodland plants and spring ephemerals
  • Butterfly host and sensory garden plants
  • Unusual native perennials
  • You will find:
Trees and Shrubs
Aesculus octandra Yellow Buckeye
Agarista populifolia Florida Leucothoe
Callicarpa americana varieties American Beautyberry
Calycanthus floridus Sweetshrub
Carpinus carolinana Ironwood
Chamaecyparis cultivars Atlantic Whitecedar
Chionanthus virginicus Fringetree
Clethra alnifolia cultivars Summersweet Clethra
Corylus americana Hazelnut
Crataegus marshallii Parsley leaf Hawthorne
Cyrilla parviflora ‘Small Leaf’ Small leaf Titi
Diospyros virginiana Common Persimmon
Fothergilla major ‘Mt. Airy’ Witch Alder
Hamamelis vernalis Vernal Witchhazel
Hydrangea quercifolia Oakleaf Hydrangea
Hypericum species St. John’s Wort
Ilex vomitoria yellow fruited variety Yellow-fruited Yaupon Holly
Illicium floridanum varieties Florida Anise
Illicium mexicanum Mexican Anise
Itea virginica ‘Henry’s Garnet’ Virginia sweetspire
Juniperus virginiana varieties Easter Red Cedar
Lyonia lucida ‘Oke Red’ Fetterbush
Rhododendron species Native Azaleas
Symphoricarpos orbiculatus Coralberry
Vaccinium species Blueberries
Viburnum obovatum ‘Reefler’s Dense’ Compact Walter’s Viburnum
Zenobia pulverulenta Honeycup
Plants for Sun
Achillea millefolium cultivars Yarrow
Agastache foeniculum Purple Anise-Hyssop
Ampelaster carolinianus Climbing Aster
Amsonia species Bluestar
Aristolochia durior Pipevine
Asclepias species Milkweeds
Baptisia species Wild Indigo
Boltonia asteriodes False Aster
Campanula americana American Bellflower
Chasmanthium latifolium River Oats
Chelone glabra Turtlehead
Chrysanthemum leucanthemum Oxeye Daisy
Coreopsis species Coreopsis
Cuphea ignea Cigar Plant
Daucus carota Queen Anne’s Lace
Echinacea species  Purple Coneflower
Equisetum hyemale Horsetail
Erigeron pulchella ‘Lynhaven’s Carpet’ Compact Fleabane
Eryngium yuccifolium Rattlesnake Master
Eupatorium species Joe Pye Weed
Evolvulus glomeratus Blue Daze
Foeniculum Fennel
Gaillardia pulchella Firewheel
Gaura lindheimeri cultivars Whirling Butterflies
Gomphrena Globe Amaranth
Helianthus angustifolius Narrow Leaf Sunflower
Hibiscus species Hibiscus
Ipomopsis rubra Standing Cypress
Iris species Iris
Liatris species Liatris
Lobelia species Lobelia
Lonicera semperivens ‘Major Wheeler’ Trumpet Honeysuckle
Manfreda virginica American Aloe
Marshallia mohrii Mohr’s Barbara’s Buttons
Monarda species Beebalm
Muhlenbergia capillaris Pink Muhly Grass
Oenothera species Sundrops
Orthosiphon stamenius Cat’s Whiskers
Packera aurea Golden groundsel
Panicum amarum ‘Dewey Blue’ Blue Switchgrass
Parthenium integrifolium Wild Quinine
Penstemon species Beardtongue
Petroselinum Parsley
Phlox species Phlox
Prunella vulgaris Heal All
Pycnanthemum species Mountain Mint
Ratibida columnifera ‘Red Midget’ Mexican Hat
Rudbeckia species Yellow Coneflower
Salvia species Sage
Saponaria officinalis Bouncing Bet
Schizachyrium scoparium Little Bluestem
Sericocarpus linifolius Narrow leaf White topped aster
Silene species Catchfly
Silphium laciniatum Compass Plant
Sisyrinchium angustifolium ‘Lucerne’ Blue-Eyed Grass
Solidago species Goldenrod
Spigelia marilandica Indian Pink
Stokesia laevis Stokes’ aster
Symphyotrichum species Asters
Tradescantia species Spiderwort
Wisteria ‘Amethyst Falls’ Native Wisteria
Zephyranthes atamasco Atamasco Lily
Zizia aurea Golden Zizia
Plants for Shade
Actea pachypoda Baneberry
Adiantum pedatum Northern Maidenhair Fern
Anemonella thalictriodes Rue Anemone
Aquilegia canadensis cultivars Wild Columbine
Asarum canadense Wild Ginger
Athyrium filix-femina var. asplenioides Lady Fern
Athyrium pycnocarpon Glade Fern
Carex species Sedge
Caulophyllum thalictroides Blue Cohosh
Chrysogonum virginianum ‘Eco-laquered Spider’ Green-and-Gold
Cimifuga racemosa Black Cohosh
Claytonia virginica Spring Beauty
Delphinium tricorne Larkspur
Dennstaedtia punctilobula Hayscented Fern
Dodecatheon meadia Shooting Star
Dryopteris marginalis Marginal Wood Fern/Leatherwood fern
Dryopteris spinulosa ToothWood Fern
Geranium maculatum Wild Geranium
Hepatica acutiloba Hepatica
Heuchera species Alumroot
Hexastylis arifolia Evergreen Ginger
Mertensia virginica Bluebells
Osmunda cinnamomea Cinnamon Fern
Osmunda regalis Royal Fern
Pachysandra procumbens Allegheny Pachysandra
Phlox divaricata cultivars Woodland Phlox
Phlox stolonifera cultivars Creeping Phlox
Podophyllum peltatum May Apple
Polemonium reptans Jacob’s Ladder
Polygonatum biflorum Solomon’s Seal
Polystichum acrostichoides Christmas Fern
Ruellia humilis Fringeleaf Wild Petunia
Sanguinaria canadensis Bloodroot
Smilacina racemosa Solomon’s Plume
Stylophorum diphyllum Celandine Poppy
Thelypteris noveboracensis NY Fern
Tiarella cordifolia Foamflower
Viola pedata Birdfoot Violet

And more!
A wide selection of herbs and vegetables for the edible garden will also be available.

*Limited inventory, subject to availability.

For more information, email horticulture@chattnaturecenter.org

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