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Annuals and Perennials

Annuals & Perennials

We have hundreds of varieties of perennials to liven up your landscape through the summer months and into autumn.

We offer a mixture of sun and shade varieties that are hardy for northern climates.

Deer Resistant Plants

For the deer-conscious gardener, check out the perennials, vines, grasses, ground covers and hardy bog/shallow water plants that deer usually avoid:

Perennials:

  • Achilla (Yarrow)
  • Aconitum (Monkshood)
  • Agastashe (Anise Hyssop)
  • Alchemilla (Lady’s Mantle)
  • Allium (Nodding Onion)
  • Anemone
  • Aquilegia (Columbine)
  • Artemisia (Wormwood)
  • Aruncus (Goat’s Beard)
  • Asclepias (Butterfly Flower)
  • Aster
  • Astilbe (False Spirea)
  • Baptisia (Blue Indigo)
  • Bergenia (Pig Squeak)
  • Calamnintha
  • Campanula (Bellflower)
  • Centaura (Bachelor’s Button)
  • Chelone (Turtlehead)
  • Cimicifuga (Snakeroot, Bugbane)
  • Convallaria (Lily of the Valley)
  • Coreopsis (Tickseed)
  • Delosperma (Hardy Ice Plant)
  • Dianthus (Carnation)
  • Dicentra (Bleeding Heart)
  • Digitalis (Foxglove)
  • Echinacea (Coneflower)
  • Epimedium (Barronwort)
  • Eupatorium (Spurge)
  • Filipendula (Meadow Sweet)
  • Gaillardia (Blanket Flower)
  • Geranium (Cranesbill)
  • Gypsophila (Baby’s Breath)
  • Helenium (Sneezeweed)
  • Heliopsis (False Sunflower)
  • Helleborus (Lenton Rose)
  • Heuchera (Coral Bells)
  • Heaucherella (Foamy Bells)
  • Hibiscus (Rose Mallow)
  • Iris (all)
  • Liatris (Blazing Star)
  • Ligularia (Ragwort)
  • Linium (Perennial Flax)
  • Lobelia (Cardinal Flower)
  • Monarda (Bee Balm)
  • Nepeta (Cat Mint)
  • Oenothera (Eve. Primrose)
  • Papaver (Oriental Poppy)
  • Pardancanda (Candy Lily)
  • Peony (garden, tree, and fern)
  • Phlox
  • Physostegia (Obedient Plt.)
  • Platycodon (Jacob’s Ladder)
  • Potentilla (Cinquefoil)
  • Pulmonaria (Lungwort)
  • Pulsatilla (Pasque Flower)
  • Rudbeckia (Black-eyed Susan)
  • Tiarella (Foam Flower)
  • Vervascum (Mullein)
  • Veronica (Speedwell)
  • Viola

Vines:

  • Acinidia (Hardy Kiwi)
  • Campsis (Trumpet Vine)

Grasses:

  • Feather Reed
  • Carex (Sedge)
  • No. Sea Oats
  • Tufted Hair
  • Fountain
  • Bluestem
  • Hardy Pampas
  • Blue Fescue
  • Miscanthus (Maiden Grass)
  • Tall Moor Grass
  • Switch
  • Indian

Ground Covers:

  • Ajuga (Bugleweed)
  • Asarum (Ginger)
  • Houttuynig
  • Hens and Chicks (Sempervivum)
  • Vinca (Periwinkle)
  • Galium (Sweet Woodruff)
  • Ranunculus (Creeping Buttercup)

Hardy Bog and Shallow Water Plants:

  • Achillea (Sneezewort)
  • Alisma (Water Plantain)
  • Caltha (Marsh Marigold)
  • Equisetum (Horsetail)
  • Eupatorium (White Snakeroot)
  • Geum (Water Avens)
  • Gunnera
  • Hibiscus (Moschuetoes)
  • Houttuynia (Chameleon Plt.)
  • Zebra Rush
  • Saururus (Red Stemmed Lizard’s Tail)
  • Water Lilies and Lotus
  • Kalimeris (Jap. Aster)
  • Lobelia (Blue Cardinal Flower)
  • Mimulus (Monkey Flower)
  • Lysimachia (Creeping Jenny)
  • Mytosis (Varig. Forget Me Not)
  • Ribbon Grass (Phalaris)
  • Pickeral Weed (Pontederia)
  • Sagittaria (Arrowhead)
  • Iris
  • Juncus (Rush)
  • Typha (Cattail)

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