Plants by Category

Plants by Category

Looking for plants to meet a customer’s specific request for natives, pollinator-friendly perennials or deer resistant varieties? Scan this list of plants separated by these popular categories and more below.

North American Native Species

Allium cernuum
Amsonia tabernaemontana var. salicifolia
Asarum canadense
Asclepias tuberosa
Aster divaricatus
Callirhoe involucrata
Geranium maculatum
Grass-Carex pensylvanica
Grass-Chasmanthium latifolium
Grass-Schizachyrium scoparium
Grass-Sporobolus heterolepis
Iris cristata
Liatris microcephala
Liatris pycnostachya
Monarda bradburiana
Monarda punctata
Packera obovata

Nativars

Agastache ‘Black Adder’
Agastache ‘Bolero’
Agastache ‘Purple Haze’
Amsonia ‘Blue Ice’
All Aster hybrids
All Chelone hybrids
All Coreopsis hybrids
All Echinacea hybrids
Eriogonum a. ‘Little Rascal’
Eupatorium d. ‘Baby Joe’
Eupatorium p. ssp. m. ‘Gateway’
Eupatorium r. ‘Chocolate’
All Gaillardia hybrids
All Gaura hybrids
Grass-Bouteloua g. ‘Blonde Ambition’
Grass-All Panicum hybrids
Grass-All Schizachyrium hybrids
Helenium Mariachi™ Series
Helianthus x m. Garden Candy™ ‘Sunshine Daydream’
Heliopsis h. ‘Summer Nights’
All Heuchera hybrids
Hydrangea a. ‘Annabelle’
All Monarda hybrids
All Penstemon hybrids
Persicaria f. ‘Painter’s Palette’
All Phlox hybrids
Physostegia v. ‘Miss Manners’
All Polemonium hybrids
All Rudbeckia hybrids
Salvia g. ‘Wild Thing’
Sisyrinchium a. ‘Lucerne’
All Solidago hybrids
Tiarella ‘Elizabeth Oliver’
All Tradescantia hybrids
Verbena c. ‘Homestead Purple’
Vernonia l. ‘Iron Butterfly’

Roy Diblik’s Favorite Perennials

Agastache ‘Blue Fortune’
Allium s. ‘Forescate’
Allium ‘Summer Beauty’
Amsonia ‘Blue Ice’
Amsonia tabernaemontana var. salicifolia
Aster divaricatus
Calamintha nepeta ssp. nepeta
Dianthus carthusianorum
Eupatorium d. ‘Baby Joe’
Geranium m. ‘Bevan’s Variety’
Geranium s. ‘Max Frei’
Geranium sanguineum var. striatum
Grass-Calamagrostis x a. ‘Karl Foerster’
Grass-Carex f. ‘Blue Zinger’
Grass-Carex pensylvanica
Grass-Panicum v. ‘Northwind’
Grass-Sesleria autumnalis
Grass-Sporobolus heterolepis
Heuchera v. ‘Autumn Bride’
Kalimeris i. ‘Blue Star’
Monarda bradburiana
Limonium latifolium
Nepeta ‘Early Bird’
Penstemon d. ‘Husker Red’
Perovskia atriplicifolia
Perovskia a. ‘Little Spire’
Phlox p. ‘Blue Paradise’
Salvia n. ‘Blue Hill’
Salvia n. ‘Caradonna’
Salvia n. ‘East Friesland’
Saliva n. Marcus™
Salvia n. ‘Wesuwe’
Solidago s. ‘Golden Fleece’
Stachys m. ‘Hummelo’

Pollinator-Friendly Perennials
(Attracts bees, butterflies and/or hummingbirds)

Agastache
Ajuga
Alchemilla
Allium
Amsonia
Anemone
Antirrhinum
Aralia
Asarum
Asclepias
Aster
Bergenia
Brunnera
Calamintha
Callirhoe
Campanula
Caryopteris
Centranthus
Ceratostigma
Chelone
Coreopsis
Dianthus
Echinacea
Eriogonum
Eupatorium
Gaillardia
Gaura
Gentiana
Geranium
Helenium
Helianthus
Heliopsis
Helleborus
Heuchera
Iris
Kalimeris
Knautia
Kniphofia
Lamium
Lavandula
Lespedeza
Leucanthemum
Liatris
Limonium
Monarda
Nepeta
Origanum
Packera
Penstemon
Perovskia
Persicaria
Phlomis
Phlox
Physostegia
Rudbeckia
Salvia
x Sedoro
Sedum
Senecio
Solidago
Stachys
Tanacetum
Thymus
Tradescantia
Verbena
Vernonia
Veronica

Deer Resistant Perennials

Acanthus
Agastache
Ajuga
Allium
Amsonia
Anemone
Antirrhinum
Aralia
Asarum
Asclepias
Aster
Bergenia
Brunnera
Calamintha
Callirhoe
Campanula
Caryopteris
Centranthus
Ceratostigma
Chelone
Coreopsis
Dianthus
Echinacea
Eupatorium
Gaillardia
Gaura
Gentiana
Geranium
Grass-Bouteloua
Grass-Calamagrostis
Grass-Carex
Grass-Chasmanthium
Grass-Festuca
Grass-Hakonechloa
Grass-Helictotrichon
Grass-Ophiopogon
Grass-Panicum
Grass-Pennisetum
Grass-Schizachyrium
Grass-Sporobolus
Helenium
Helleborus
Heuchera
Hypericum
Iris
Knautia
Kniphofia
Lamium
Lavandula
Leontopodium
Leucanthemum
Liatris
Limonium
Monarda
Nepeta
Origanum
Packera
Penstemon
Perovskia
Persicaria
Phlomis
Physostegia
Polemonium
Rudbeckia
Salvia
x Sedoro
Sisyrinchium
Solidago
Stachys
Tanacetum
Thymus
Tiarella
Verbena
Vernonia
Veronica

Rabbit Resistant Perennials

Acanthus
Ajuga
Alchemilla
Allium
Anemone
Asarum
Asclepias
Aster
Bergenia
Brunnera
Calamintha
Campanula
Caryopteris
Geranium
Grass-Calamagrostis
Helenium
Helleborus
Hydrangea
Hypericum
Kniphofia
Lavandula
Leucanthemum
Monarda
Nepeta
Perovskia
Persicaria
Phlomis
Salvia
x Sedoro
Sedum
Solidago
Stachys
Thymus
Tricyrtis
Verbena
Vernonia
Veronica

Drought Tolerant Perennials

Agastache
Allium
Antirrhinum
Asclepias tuberosa
Aster ‘Bridal Veil’
Calamintha
Centranthus
Dianthus
Eriogonum
Gaillardia
Gentiana
Geranium macrorrhizum
Grass-Bouteloua
Grass-Carex pensylvanica
Grass-Festuca
Grass- Helictotrichon
Grass-Panicum
Grass- Schizachyrium
Grass- Sesleria
Grass- Sporobolus
Heliopsis
Iris
Kalimeris
Kniphofia
Lavandula
Leontopodium
Liatris microcephala
Limonium
Nepeta
Penstemon
Perovskia
Phlomis x
Sedoro
Sedum
Solidago
Thymus
Verbena

Ornamental Grasses and Grasslike Plants

Bouteloua g. ‘Blonde Ambition’
Calamagrostis brachytricha
Calamagrostis ‘Cheju-Do’
Calamagrostis x a. ‘Karl Foerster’
Calamagrostis ‘Cheju-Do’
Carex b. ‘Firefox’
Carex f. ‘Blue Zinger’
Carex m. ‘Ice Dance’
Carex o. ‘Evergold’
Carex pensylvanica
Chasmanthium latifolium
Deschampsia c. ‘Pixie Fountain’
Festuca ‘Siskiyou Blue’
Hakonechloa m. ‘All Gold’
Hakonechloa m. ‘Aureola’
Hakonechloa m. SunFlare™
Helictotrichon sempervirens
Ophiopogon p. ‘Nigrescens’
Panicum v. ‘Northwind’
Panicum v. ‘Shenandoah’
Pennisetum a. ‘Burgundy Bunny’
Pennisetum a. ‘Ginger Love’
Pennisetum a. ‘Hameln’
Pennisetum a. ‘Little Bunny’
Pennisetum a. ‘Piglet’
Pennisetum a. ‘Red Head’
Schizachyrium scoparium
Schizachyrium s. Blue Heaven™
Schizachyrium s. ‘Carousel’
Schizachyrium s. ‘The Blues’
Sesleria autumnalis
Sporobolus heterolepis

Perennial Groundcovers

Ajuga
Anemone sylvestris
Asarum
Callirhoe
Ceratostigma
Galium
Geranium maculatum
Grass-Carex m. ‘Ice Dance’
Grass-Carex pensylvanica
Grass-Hakonechloa macra
Grass-Ophiopogon
Iris cristata
Lamium
Packera
Phlox divaricata
Phlox x procumbens
Phlox ‘Violet Pinwheels’
Sagina
Sedum SunSparkler® ‘Dazzleberry’
Sedum SunSparkler® ‘Firecracker’
Sedum SunSparkler® ‘Lime Zinger’
Sedum cauticola
Thymus
Tiarella ‘Elizabeth Oliver’
Veronica ‘Blue Sprite’
Veronica p. ‘Georgia Blue’
Veronica ‘Tidal Pool’
Veronica ‘Waterperry Blue’
Veronica ‘Whitewater’