Achillea borealis (Common yarrow)

Achillea borealis (Common yarrow)

Achillea borealis (Common yarrow) Growth: Upright, clump-forming with erect stems, spreading by rhizome to create colonies. This perennial is native to much of North America and is most often found in dry, sunny habitats including meadows, ditches, hillsides, prairies...
Actaea rubra (Red baneberry)

Actaea rubra (Red baneberry)

Actaea rubra (Red baneberry) Growth: A bushy plant for moist shade or dappled sun and acidic, humus-rich soil. Grow in the understory of a woodland or wetland garden.   Characteristics: Sawtoothed, bright green leaves on 1-3’ stems. Rounded clusters of tiny white...
Adoxa moschatellina (Moschatel/Muskroot)

Adoxa moschatellina (Moschatel/Muskroot)

Adoxa moschatellina (Moschatel/Muskroot) Growth: Small, compact, clump-forming perennial from the woodland understory. Grow in moist, humus-rich soil in partial to deep shade.  Characteristics: A rare native, threatened by invasive species and/or degradation of forest...
Allium cernuum (Nodding onion)

Allium cernuum (Nodding onion)

Allium cernuum (Nodding onion) Growth: A bulb native to almost all of North America, the nodding onion naturalizes by self-seeding and by bulb offsets to form large colonies. Grow in the herbaceous border, cottage garden or in a naturalized setting in full to part sun...
Allium schoenoprasum (Garden chives)

Allium schoenoprasum (Garden chives)

Allium schoenoprasum (Garden chives) Growth: A bulbous herbaceous perennial in the onion family which forms large clumps. Grow mid border in the perennial or cottage garden in full sun to part shade or in a pot for culinary use. Divide clumps every 3-4 years. Easy to...