Whitecliff Butterfly/Pollinator Plants

  1. Allium – Millenium – 2017
  2. Allium stellatum – Fall Glade Onion – 2017 N
  3. Amsonia tabernaemontana – Eastern Blue Star – 2017 N
  4. Anemone hupehensis var. japonica – Japanes Anemone – 2016
  5. Antennaria – Pussy Toes – 2017 N
  6. Aquilegia canadensis – Columbine – 2017 N
  7. Asclepias curassavica – Annual Milkweed
  8. Asclepias hirtella – Tall Green Milkweed – 2017 N
  9. Asclepias incarnata – Swamp Milkweed – 2017 N – wet feet – grows to 48″
  10. Asclepias purpurascens – Purple Milkweed – 2017 N
  11. Asclepias tuberosa – Butterfly Weed – 2017 N
  12. Baptisia australis – Blue Wild Indigo – 2017 N
  13. Blephilia ciliata – Ohio Horse Mint – 2017 N
  14. Bohermia cylindrica – False Nettle – 2017
  15. Calamintha nepeta ‘Montrose White’ – 2018 fall
  16. Callirhoe involucrata – Purple Poppy Mallow – 2020 N – 6″ tall, space 2′,
  17. Campanula rotundifolia – Harebell, N
  18. Ceratostigma plumbaginoides – Plumbago– Ground cover – Blooming November 5th – Good nectar plant – may be invasive – try under the oak tree.-2016
  19. Cleome-Spider flower – 2017
  20. Clinopodium arkansanum – 2019 N, space 12″. height 12″
  21. Coreopsis grandiflora – Large-flowered Coreopsis – 2017 N
  22. Coreopsis lanceolata – 2017 N
  23. Coreopsis palmata – Prairie Coreopsis – 2017 N
  24. Coreopsis verticillata ‘Zagreb’ – 2018 – Greenscape
  25. Cunila origanoides – Dittany N – 2020 – shade – fall bloom
  26. Dalea purpurea – Purple Prairie Clover – 2020 N, ht 24″,
  27. Downy Skullcap (Scutellaria incana) – 2017 N
  28. Echinacea paradoxa – Yellow Coneflower – 2017 N
  29. Echnacea purprea – Purple coneflower – 2017 N
  30. Echinacea simulata – Glade Coneflower – 2017 – sun and good drainage
  31. Echinops – Globe Thistle – 2016
  32. Erigeron pulchellus – Robin’s Plantain 2019 N, space 12″,
  33. Foeniculum vulgare – Bronze Fennel – 2017
  34. Fragaria virginiana – Wild Strawberry 2019 N,
  35. Geranium maculatum – Wild Geranium – 2020 N – space 12″ – height 22″,
  36. Glandularia canadensis – Rose Verbena 2019 N
  37. Helianthus silphioides – Silphium Sunflower – 2020 N
  38. Hydrangea arborescens – Wild Hydrangea 2019 N
  39. Lantana – annual – Miss Huff or Star Landing
  40. Leucanthemum x superbum ‘Becky’ Shasta Daisy – 2017
  41. Liatris aspera – Rough Blazing Star 2019 N
  42. Liatris  scariosa – Eastern Blazing Star N
  43. Liatris spicata – Blazing Star – 2017 N
  44. Lindera benzoin – Spice Bush – 2017 N
  45. Lobelia cardinalis – Cardinal Flower – 2017 N – sun, prefers a wet spot.
  46. Lychnis chalcedonica – Maltese Cross – 2017
  47. Mertensia virginica – Virginia Bluebells – 2017 N – shade
  48. Mother of Thyme – Tom from seed
  49. Nepeta – Catmint – 2017
  50. New England Aster – smaller versions – 2018
  51. New England Aster – Kickin Carmine Red 3′ x 3′ – 2018 – Greenscape
  52. New England Aster – Believer – purple – Greenscape – fall 2018
  53. Packera obovata – Roundleaf Groundsel – 2017 N – Squaw-weed (Senecio obovatus)
  54. Penstemon – 2017 N
  55. Perovskia atriplicifolia ‘Baby Jean Baby’ – 2018 – Greenscape
  56. Phlox bifida – Sand Phlox – 2020 –
  57. Phlox divaricata – Wild Sweet William -NN
  58. Phlox paniculata – Garden Phlox – 2017 N
  59. Physocarpus opulifolius – Ninebark 2018 N
  60. Polemonium reptans – Jacob’s Ladder – N – 2020 – space at 14″
  61. Poppy – annual from seed. 2019
  62. Pycnanthemum tenuifolium – Slender Mountain Mint – 2017 N
  63. Rudbeckia fulgida  – Black Eyed Susan – N
  64. Rudbeckia fulgida fulgida – 2018
  65. Salvia – purple – perennial – 2017
  66. Salvia – annual – Lady in Red – 2017
  67. Salvia – Black/Blue – up against foundation. – 2018
  68. Sedum – large – 2017
  69. Senna marilandica – Wild Senna – 2017 – N
  70. Silene regia – Royal Catchfly – 2017 N,
  71. Silene virginica – Fire Pink – 2020 N, Sun, ht 16″, short-lived, seeds need cold stratification.
  72. Solidago rigida or Oligoneuron rigidum – Rigid Goldenrod – 2020 – 6′ tall – cut back during summer.
  73. Spigelia marilandica – Indian Pink – 2017 – N
  74. Stachys byzantina – Lambs Ear -2016
  75. Stylophorum diphyllum – Celandine Poppy – 2019 N
  76. Symphyotrichyum oblongifolium – Aromatic Aster – 2019 N
  77. Verbena bonareinsis – 2017
  78. Vernonia p. Ironweed – 2017 – N
  79. Veronica – Speedwell – 2017
  80. Zizia aurea – Golden Alexander – 2017 – N

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Railing area is 70′ x 16′

Used approximately 2 yards of mulch in 2017 – May 2nd – 5 hours work.

Water emergency turnoff is in the kitchen ceiling.

Irrigation is turned on twice a week for 8 minutes each.

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