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Botanical Name Index (Latin Names)

Following is a botanical name listing of all the plants included in Karens Garden Tips Plant Profiles. The plant profiles describe specific characteristics, growing conditions and important information needed to grow each specific plant. A “common name” listing of plants is also available under Plant Profiles in the web site index.


A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z | a


A
Abeliophyllum distichum
Abelmoschus esculentus ‘Cajun Delight’ Hybrid
Abies alba
Abies fraseri
Abies koreana
Abies nordmanniana
Abies procera
Abies veitchii
Acacia delbata
Acacia farnesiana
Acanthus mollis ‘Latifolius’
Acanthus sennii
Acer campestre
Acer capillipes
Acer circinatum
Acer ginnala
Acer griseum
Acer negundo
Acer palmatum
Acer palmatum dissectum ‘Viridis’
Acer palmatum ‘Osakazuki’
Acer pensylvanicum
Acer plantanoides
Acer rubrum ‘Schlesingeri’
Achillea filipendulina ‘Cornation Gold’
Achillea grandifolia
Achillea millefolium
Achillea ptarmica
Achillea tomentosa
Achillea x ‘Moonshine’
Achnatherum calamagrostis
Acidanthera bicolor/ Gladiolus callianthus
Aconitum carmichaelii ‘Arendsii’
Aconitum hemslehannum
Acorus gramineus ‘Ogon’
Actaea pachypoda
Actinidia chinensis
Adenaphora lilifolia
Adiantum capillus-veneris
Adlumia fungosa
Adonis amurensis
Aegopodium podagraria ‘Variegatum’
Aeonium arboreum
Aesculus glabra
Aesculus parviflora
Aesculus x carnea
Agapanthus praecox subsp. orientalis
Agastache cana
Agave americana
Agave lophantha
Agave parryi
Ageratum houstonianum
Agrimonia eupatoria
Agropyron magellanicum
Agrostemma githago
Ailanthus altissima
Ajuga pyramidalis ‘Metallica Crispa’
Ajuga reptans
Akebia quinata
Albizia julibrissin
Alcea rosea
Alcea rosea ‘Queeny Purple’
Alchemilla conjuncta
Alchemilla mollis
Allium aflatunense
Allium albopilosum syn. A. christophii
Allium cernuum
Allium moly
Allium schoenoprasum
Allium tuberosum
Alnus cordata
Alnus glutinosa
Alnus rhombifolia
Alocasia macrorrhiza
Aloe vera
Alopecurus pratensis var. aureus
Aloysia triphylla syn. A. citrodora
Amaranthus caudatus
Amaranthus caudatus
Amaranthus tricolor
Amelanchier lamarkii
Ammophilia arenaria
Amorpha canescens
Amsonia hubrichtii
Amsonia tabernaemontana var salicifolia
Anaphalis cinnamomea
Anchusa azurea
Andromeda polifolia
Anemone blanda
Anemone canadensis
Anemone coronaria
Anemone nemorosa
Anemone rivularis
Anemone sylvestris
Anemone x hybrida ‘Honorine Jobert’
Anethum graveolens
Angelica archangelica
Angelica gigas
Anthemis punctata subsp. cupaniana
Anthemis tinctoria
Anthriscus cerefolium
Antirrhinum majus
Antirrhinum majus ‘Twinny Peach’ hybrid
Apium graveolens var. secalinum
Aquilegia alpina
Aquilegia caerulea
Aquilegia canadensis
Aquilegia chrysantha
Aquilegia flabellata
Aquilegia longissima
Aquilegia vulgaris
Arabis caucasica aka A. albida
Arachis hypogaea
Aralia elata
Aralia spinosa
Araujia sericifera aka Physianyhus
Arbutus unedo
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
Arisaema dracontium
Arisaema proboscideum
Arisaema sikokianum
Arisaema triphyllum
Aristolochia macrophylla syn. A. durior
Armoracia rusticana, syn. Cochlearia armoraci
Aronia arbutifolia
Arrhenatherum elatius bulbosum ‘Variegatum’
Artemisia abrotanum
Artemisia dracunculus and A. dracunculoides
Arum italicum
Aruncus aethusifolius
Aruncus dioicus
Arundo donax
Asarum europium
Asarum maximum
Ascelpias tuberosa
Asphodeline lutea
Asplenium scolopendrium
Aster amellus
Aster divaricatus aka Eurybia divaricata
Aster novae-angliae
Aster novae-angliae ‘Alma Potschke’
Aster novae-angliae ‘Vibrant Dome’
Aster oblongifolius
Astilbe chinensis var. pumila
Astilbe x arendsii
Astilboides tabularis aka Rogeresia tabularis
Astrantia major
Athyrium niponicum var. pictum
Aubrieta deltoids
Aucuba japonica
Aurinia saxatilis
Azara microphylla

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B
Baccharis halimiifolia
Baccharis pilularis
Baptisia australis
Bashania fargesii
Berberidopsis corallina
Berberis temolaica
Berberis valdiviana
Bergenia cordifolia
Beta vulgaris ‘Ruby Queen’
Betula nigra
Betula papyrifera
Betula pendula
Betula utilis var jacquemontii
Bignonia capreolata
Billbergia nutans
Bletilla striata
Boltonia asteroids ‘Snowbank’
Borago officinalis
Bougainvillea hybrids
Brachyglottis monroi
Brassica oleracea
Brassica oleracea var. capitata ‘Savoy Express’ hybrid
Brizia maxima
Broussonetia papyrifera
Browallia speciosa
Brugmansia aurea
Brugmansia suaveolens aka Datura suaveolens
Brunnera macrophylla
Buddleja davidii
Buddleja fallowiana var alba
Buddleja globosa
Buddleja lindleyana
Buddleja x weyeriana
Buphthalmum salicifolium
Buxus sempervirens ‘Suffruticosa’

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C
Caladium bicolor
Calendula officinalis
Calla palustris
Callicarpa bodinieri var. giraldii ‘Profusion’
Callicarpa japonica
Callirhoe involucrata
Callistemon citrinus
Callistephus chinensis
Calluna vulgaris
Calocedrus decurrens
Caltha palustris
Calycanthus floridus
Camellia sasanqua
Campanula carpatica
Campanula glomerata
Campanula persicifolia
Campanula portenschlagiana
Campanula poscharskyana
Campanula punctata
Campanula zoysii
Campsis grandiflora
Capsicum annum
Capsicum annuum ‘Bell Boy’ hybrid
Caragana arborescens
Cardiocrinum giganteum
Carex elata ‘Bowles Golden’
Carex morrowii temnolepis ‘Silk Tassel’
Carissa macrocarpa
Carpinus betulus
Carya illinoinensis
Carya ovata
Caryopteris x clandonensis
Castanea dentata
Castanea sativa
Castilleja integra
Catalpa bignonioides
Catalpa speciosa
Catananche caerulea
Ceanothus tomentosus
Cedrus atlantica ‘Glauca’
Cedrus libani
Celastrus scandens
Celosia argentea var. plumosa
Celtis australis
Celtis occidentalis
Centaurea cyanus
Centaurea macrocephala
Centaurea montana
Centranthus ruber
Cephalaria gigantea
Ceratonia siliqua
Ceratopetalum gummiferum
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides
Cercidiphyllum japonicum
Cercis canadensis ‘Covey’
Cercis siliquastrum
Cerinthe major ‘Purpurascens’
Ceropegia woodii
Chaenomeles japonica
Chaenomeles speciosus
Chaenomeles x superba
Chamaecyparis obtusa ‘Crippsii’
Chamaecyparis pisifera
Chamerion angustifolium
Chelone lyonii
Chiastophyllum oppositifolium
Chimonanthus praecox
Chionanthus virginicus
Chionodoxa forbesii
Choisya ternate
Cilantro sativum Delfino
Cirsium rivulare
Cistus ladanifer
Cistus x purpureus
Citrofortunella microcarpa
Citrullus lanatus ‘Sweet Beauty’ Hybrid
Citrus x meyerii
Cladrastis kentukea
Cladrastis lutea
Clarkia amoena
Claytonia perfoliata
Claytonia virginica
Clematis fremontii
Clematis terniflora
Clematis ‘Evipo016
Cleome hassleriana
Clerodendrum trichotomum
Clethra alnifolia
Clianthus puniceus
Codonopsis clematidea
Colchicum speciosum
Colletia hystrix
Comptonia peregrina
Convallaria majalis
Convolvulus cneorum
Coprosma repens
Cordyline fruticosa
Cordyline ‘Jurred’
Coreopsis lanceolata
Coriandrum sativum
Cornus alba ‘Sibirica
Cornus controversa
Cornus florida
Cornus kousa
Cornus mas
Cornus nuttallii
Cornus stolonifera ‘Flaviramea’
Cortaderia selloana
Corydalis flexuosa
Corydalis lutea
Corylopsis spicata
Corylus avellana ‘Contorta’
Corylus maxima
Corynocarpus laevigatus
Cosmos atrosanguineus
Cosmos bipinnatus
Cotinus coggygria ‘Flame’
Cotoneaster dammeri
Crambe cordifolia
Crambe maritima
Crataegus laevigata
Crataegus phaenopyrum
Crataegus viridis
Crocosmia x Curtonus ‘Lucifer’
Crocus sativus
Cryptomeria japonica
Cucumis sativus ‘Fanfare’
Cucumis sativus ‘Salad Bush’ Hybrid
Cucurbita maxima
Cucurbita maxima
Cucurbita pepo ‘Cocozelle’
Cucurbita pepo ‘Knucklehead
Cucurbita pepo ‘Table King’
Cupressus cashmiriana
Cyathea cooperii
Cymbopogon citratus
Cynara scolymus
Cynodon dactylon
Cytissus scoparius
Cytisus x praecox

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D
Daboecia cantabrica
Dahlia imperialis
Dalea purpureum
Daphne cneorum
Daphne odora Aureo-marginata’
Daucus carota
Davidia involucrata
Decumaria Barbara
Delospera cooperi
Deutzia gracilis
Dianthus barbatus
Dianthus caryophyllus
Dianthus gratianopolitanus
Dianthus plumarius
Dicentra exima
Dicentra spectabilis
Dichondra argentea ‘Silver Falls’
Dicksonia antarctica
Dictamnus albus
Dierama pulcherrimum
Diervilla sessilifolia
Digitalis ferruginea
Digitalis grandiflora
Digitalis purpurea
Dionaea muscipula
Diospyros kaki
Dodecatheon hendersonii
Doronicum caucasicum/D. orientale
Dracaena fragrans
Dracunculus vulgaris
Dryopteris filix-mas
Dryopteris wallichiana

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E
Ecballium elaterium
Echinacea pallida
Echinacea purpurea
Echinacea purpurea ‘Coconut Lime’
Echinops ritro ‘Taplow Blue’
Echium candicans
Echium vulgare
Elaeagnus x ebbingei ‘Gilt Edge’
Elegia capensis
Enkianthus campanulatus
Epimedium alpinum
Epimedium grandiflorum
Epimedium stellulatum ‘Wudang Star’
Eranthis hyemalis
Eremochloa ophiuroides
Erica carnea
Erica darleyensis x ‘Mediterranean White’
Eriobotrya japonica
Eriogonum umbellatum
Eruca vesicaria
Eryngium yuccifolium
Erysimum linifolium
Erythronium americanum
Escallonia rubra
Eschscholzia californica
Espostoa melanostele
Eucalyptus gunnii
Eucomis autumnalis
Euonymus alatus
Euonymus fortunei ‘Emerald ‘n’ Gold’
Eupatorioum rugosum aka Ageratina altissima
Eupatorium coelestinum
Eupatorium dubium ‘Little Joe’
Eupatorium perfoliatum
Euphorbia characias
Euphorbia dulcis ‘Chameleon’
Euphorbia epithymoides/polychroma
Euphorbia graminea ‘Inneuphe’ Diamond Frost
Euphorbia wallichii
Euphorbia ‘Nothowlee’
Exochorda racemosa

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F
Fagus grandifolia
Fagus sylvatica ‘Pendula’
Fallopia baldschuanica aka Polygonum baldschuanicum
Fargesia murielae
Feijoa sellowiana aka Acca sellowiana
Ficus carica
Ficus pumila
Firmiana simplex
Foeniculum vulgare
Forsythia x intermedia
Fothergilla gardenii
Fraxinus americana
Fraxinus excelsior
Fraxinus velutina
Fremontodendron californicum
Fritillaria imperialis
Fritillaria meleagris
Fuchsia magellanica
Fuchsia procumbens

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G
Gaillardia x grandiflora ‘Goblin’
Gaillardia aristata ‘Fanfare’
Galactites tomentosa
Galanthus nivalis
Galega orientalis
Galium odoratum
Gaultheria procumbens
Gaultheria shallon
Gaura lindheimeri ‘Whirling butterflies’
Gazania x rigens
Genista aetnenesis
Gentiana andrewsii
Gentiana lutea
Geranium sanguineum var.striata ‘Lancastriense’ or Prostratum’
Geranium phaeum
Geranium ‘Rozanne’
Geum triflorum
Ginkgo bibloba
Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis
Gomphrena globosa ‘Strawberry Fields’
Gymnocladus diocia
Gypsophila repens
Gypsophilia paniculata

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H
Hakonechloa macra ‘Aureola’
Halesia tetraptera
Hamamelis x intermedia ‘Diane’
Helianthus angustifolius
Helianthus annus ‘Ring of Fire’
Helianthus salicifolius ‘Low Down’
Heliopsis ‘Loraine Sunshine’
Helleborus arguitifoliius
Helleborus orientalis
Helleborus ‘Red Racer’
Hepatica acutiloba aka H. nobilis var. acuta
Hepatica nobilis
Heptacodium miconiodes
Hesperaloe parviflora
Heterothece villosa
Hibicus moscheutos
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Hippophae rhamnoides
Hoheria sexstylosa
Hyacinthoides hispanica
Hydrangea anomala
Hydrangea arborescens ‘Annabelle’
Hydrangea quercifolia
Hydrastis canadensis
Hymenosporum flavum
Hymenoxys scaposa aka Tetraneuris scaposa
Hypericum olympicum
Hypericum prolificum

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I
Iberis sempervirens
Idesia polycarpa
Ilex cornuta
Ilex crenata ‘Dwarf Pagoda’
Ilex glabra
Ilex latifolia
Ilex serrata x verticillata ‘Sparkleberry
Ilex x ‘Mondo’
Ilex x ‘Nellie R. Stevens’
Impatiens balsamina
Imperata cylindrical ‘Red Baron’ or var. rubra
Ipomea alba
Ipomoea alba
Ipomoea tricolor
Iris crestata
Iris ensata syn. kaemperi
Iris pseudocornus
Iris reticulata
Iris sibirica
Iris tectorum
Iris versicolor

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J
Jacaranda acutifolia aka J. mimosaefoliae
Jasminum nudiflorum
Jeffersonia diphylla
Juglans nigra
Juglans regia
Juncus effusus ‘Spiralis’
Juniperous scopulorum
Juniperus communis
Juniperus horizontalis
Juniperus procumbens
Juniperus squamata
Justicia carnea

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K
Kalanchoe blossfeldiana
Kalmia latifolia
Kalopanax septemlobus
Kerria japonica
Kireneshoma palmata
Kniphofia uvaria
Koelreuteria bipinnata
Koelreuteria paniculata
Kolkwitzia amabilis

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L
Lablab purpureus/Dolichos lablab
Laburnum x watereri
Lactuca sativa ‘Red Sails’
Lagerstroemia indica
Lamanda cathartica
Lamium maculatum ‘Pink Chablis”
Lamium maculatum ‘White Nancy’
Lamium orvala
Lantana camara
Lantana montevidensis
Larix kaempferi
Laurus nobilis
Lavandula stoechas
Lavatera martima aka L. bicolor
Lavatera trimestris
Ledum groenlandicum
Leiophyllum buxifolium
Leptospermum scoparium
Lespedeza bicolor
Leucojum aestivum
Leucothoe fontanesiana
Leucothoe fontanesiana ‘Rollisonii’
Leycesteria formosa
Liatris spicata ‘Kobold’
Libertia formosa
Ligularia dentata
Ligularia stenocephala
Lilium hybrid
Linnacea borealis
Linum lewisii
Liquidambar styraciflua
Liriodendron tulipifera
Lirope muscari
Lobelia cardinalis
Lobelia erinus
Lobelia sipilitica
Lobularia maritime
Lolium perenne
Lonicera fragrantissima
Lonicera nitida ‘Briloni’
Lonicera sempervirens
Lpomoea multifida
Ludwigia alternifolia
Lunaria annua
Lupinus
Lycopersicon esculentum ‘Big Beef’
Lycopersicon esculentum ‘Celebrity’
Lycoris radiata
Lysamachia nummularia ‘aurea’
Lysichiton americanus
Lysimachia clethroides

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M
Macleaya cordata
Magnolia acuminata
Magnolia grandiflora
Magnolia macrophylla
Magnolia soulangiana
Magnolia stellata
Mahonia aquifolium
Mahonia bealei
Mahonia reptans
Malus hybrids
Malva moschata
Matricaria recutita
Matthiola incana
Meconopsis × sheldonii
Melampodium leucanthum
Melia azedarach
Mentha spp.
Mertensia virginica
Metasquoia glyptroboides
Microbiota decussata
Mimulus ringens
Miscanthus sinensis ‘Zebrinus’
Monarda didyma ‘Petite wonder’
Monotropa uniflora
Monstera deliciosa
Morus nigra
Muhlenbergia capilaris
Muscari armeniacum
Myrica cerifera
Myrica pensylvanica
Myrtus communis

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N
Narcissus triandrus ‘Hawera’
Narcissus triandrus ‘Thalia’
Nelumbo nucifera
Nepeta cataria
Nepeta mussinii
Nepeta x fassenii ‘Walkers Low’
Nigella sativa
Nyssa sylvatica

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O
Ochna serrulata
Ocimum basilicum
Oenothera fructicosa
Oenothera missouriensis
Oenothera missouriensis syn O. macrocarpa
Olea europaea
Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’
Oreganum majorana
Oreganum vulgare var. hirtum
Origanum libanoticum
Origanum x ‘Rotkugel’
Osmanthus fragrans
Osmunda cinnamomea
Osmunda regalis
Osteospermum hybrids
Ostrya virginiana aka Carpinus virginiana
Oxydendrum arboreum

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P
Pachysandra procumbens
Packera aurea/Senicio aureus
Paeonia suffrcticosa
Papaver somiferum
Parthenium integrifolium
Parthenocissus tricuspidata
Paspalum notatum
Paulownia tomentosa
Pennisetum alopecuroides ‘Hameln’
Pennisetum alopecuroides ‘Moudry’
Pennisetum alopecuroides ‘Red Head’
Pennisetum glaucum ‘Purple Majesty’
Pentas lanceolata
Pericallis hybrid
Pervoskia atriplicifolia
Phaseolus vulgaris ‘Derby’
Phellodendron amurense
Philadelphus x virginalis ‘Miniature Snowflake’
Phlox divaricata
Phlox paniculata
Phlox stolonifera
Phlox subulata
Physostegia virginiana
Pieris japonica
Pieris japonica x florabunda ‘Mountain Fire’
Pimpinella anisum
Pinus bungeana
Pinus peuce
Pinus strobus
Pistacia chinensis
Pittosporum tobira
Platanus racemosa
Platanus x acerifolia
Platycodon grandiflorus ‘Sentimental blue’
Plumeria rubra
Podocarpus macrophyllus
Podophyllum peltatum
Polemomium reptans
Polemonium caeruleum
Polemonium pulcherrimum
Polemonium reptans x Polemonium yezoense
Polygonatum odoratum ‘Variegatum’
Polygonum affine aka Persicaria affinis
Polygonum amplexicaule aka Persicaria amplexicaulis
Polygonum bistorta aka Persicaria bistorta
Polygonum miletti aka Persicaria miletti
Polystichum acrostichoides
Populus alba
Portulaca grandiflora
Primula hybrid
Primula japonica
Primula veris
Prunus amygdalus
Prunus armeniaca
Prunus avium
Prunus lauroceraus ‘Otto Luyken’
Prunus persica
Prunus serrula
Prunus spinosa
Prunus x yedoensis
Ptelea trifolia
Pulmonaria saccharata
Punica granatum
Puya alpestris
Pyracantha coccinea
Pyrus calleryana ‘Bradford’
Pyrus communis
Pyrus salicifolia ‘Pendula’

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Q
Quercus coccinea
Quercus douglasii
Quercus palustris
Quercus virginiana

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R
Ranunculus asiaticus
Raphanus sativus
Raphanus sativus ‘French Breakfast’
Ratibida pinnata
Rheum palmatum ‘Atrosanguineum’
Rhodiola rosea aka Sedum rosea
Rhus copallinum
Rhus typhina
Ribes alpinum
Ribes odoratum
Ricinus communis
Robinia pseudoacacia
Rodgersia podophylla
Romneya coulteri
Rosa ‘Schneewittchen’
Rosa x rugosa‘Therese Bugnet’
Rosa ‘Marchesa Boccella’
Rosmarinus officinalis
Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii ‘Goldsturm’
Ruellia brittoniana
Rumex obtusifolius
Ruscus aculeatus

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S
Salix babylonica
Salix caprea ‘Kilmarnock’
Salix discolor
Salvia leucantha
Salvia officinalis
Sandersonia aurantiaca
Sanguinaria canadensis
Sanvitalia procumbens
Saponaria ocymoides
Sarcostemma hirtellum
Sarracenia purpurea
Sassafras albidum
Saxifraga x arendsii
Schizanthus pinnatus
Schlumbergera bridgesii
Sciadopitys verticillata
Scilla sibirica
Scirpus atrovirens
Sea Holly
Sedum spurium ‘Fuldaglut’
Sedum x telephium ‘Autumn Joy’
Senecio cineraria
Setcreasea pallida/Tradescantia pallida
Shepherdia argentea
Sidalcea malviflora
Silphium laciniatum
Sisyrinchium striatum
Smilacina racemosa aka Maianthemum racemosum
Smyrnium olusatrum
Solanum lycopersicum ‘Cherokee Purple’
Solanum lycopersicum ‘Lizzano’
Solanum melongena ‘Gretel’
Solenostemon x perilla
Solidago patula
Solidago rugosa ‘Fireworks’
Solidago virgaurea ‘Peter Pan’
Sorbus cashmiriana
Spigelia marilandica
Spirea vanhouttei
Spodiopogon sibiricus
Stachys byzantina
Stewartia pseudocamellia
Stipa tenuissima or Nasellela tenuissima
Stokesia laevis ‘Blue Danube’
Stylophorum diphyllum
Styphnolobium/Sophoras japonica
Styrax japonicus
Symphytum officinale
Symphytum x uplandicum
Syringa vulgaris

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T
Tamarix aphylla
Tanacetum coccineum aka Chrysanthemum coccineum
Tanacetum vulgare
Taraxacum officinale
Taxodium distichum
Teucrium chamaedrys aka T. x lucidrys
Thalictrum thalictroides
Thelypteris noveboracensis
Thunbergia alata
Thymus vulgaris
Tiarella cordifolia
Tiarella cordifolia ‘Susquehana’
Tilia tomentosa
Tithonia rotundifolia ‘Fiesta del Sol’
Tithonia rotundiolia
Torenia fournier
Torreya californica
Trachelium caeruleum
Trachelospermum asiaticum ‘Snow N Summer’
Trachyspermum ammi
Tradescantia x andersoniana
Tropaeolum majus
Tsuga canadensis ‘Sargentii’
Tulipa acuminata
Tulipa batalinii ‘Red Gem’
Tulipa clusiana ‘Lady Jane’
Tussilago farfara

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U
Ulmus parvifolia
Urtica dioica
Uvularia grandiflora

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V
Veratrum viride
Verbascum bombyciferum
Verbena bonariensis
Verbena hastata
Verbena x hybrida
Veronica ‘Goodness Grows’
Viburnum acerifolium
Viburnum carlesii
Viburnum davidi
Viburnum lentago
Viburnum macrocephalum
Viburnum x bodnantense ‘Dawn’
Vigna caracalla
Vinca minor
Viola odorata
Viola x wittrockiana

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W
Waldsteinia fragarioides
Weigela florida ‘Variegata’
Weigela florida ‘Verweig’

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Y
Yucca filimentosa ‘Color Guard’

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Z
Zantedeschia hybrids
Zephyranthes atamasca
Zinnia marylandica Zahara ‘Starlight Rose’
Zizia aptera

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aka B. pygmaea
aka Caldwell’s Pink’

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