Plant List 2021

Below is a list of plants we expect to have this year at the nursery. Availability will vary depending on when plants come out of overwintering dormancy or become large enough for sale.

We do our best to keep this list as up to date as possible, if you don’t see something you’re looking for reach out to us at Sales@chesapeakenatives.org.

Our online store: Home | Chesapeake Natives Inc. (square.site) is the best source for our inventory. Online store inventory is updated on a weekly basis.

Perennial Quarts = $6.00
Ephemeral & Fern Quarts= $9.00
Milkweeds & Perennial Gallons = $9.00
Ephemeral & Ferns Gallons = $12.00
Woody Shrubs, Vine, and Tree Gallons = $15.00-$25.00
**Prices Shown Exclude Tax**

Scientific Name

Common Name

Plant Sign

Adiantum pedatum northern maidenhair fern
Ageratina altissima white snakeroot
Agrimonia parviflora small-flowered agrimony
Agrostis perennans upland bentgrass
Alisma subcordatum american water plantain
Allium cernuum nodding onion
Amelanchier canadensis Canadian serviceberry
Amorpha fruticosa false indigobush
Andropogon gerardii big bluestem
Andropogon glomeratus bushy bluestem
Andropogon virginicus broomsedge bluestem
Anemone virginiana tall thimbleweed
Antennaria howellii howell’s pussytoes
Antennaria neglecta field pussytoes
Antennaria parlinii parlin’s pussytoes
Antennaria plantaginifolia plantain-leaf pussytoes
Aquilegia canadensis red columbine
Arabidopsis lyrata lyrate rockcress
Aralia racemosa American spikenard
Arisema triphyllum Jack in the pulpit
Aronia arbutifolia red chokeberry
Aronia melanocarpa black chokeberry
Aronia prunifolia purple chokeberry
Asarum canadense wild ginger
Asclepias incarnata swamp milkweed
Asclepias syriaca common milkweed
Asclepias tuberosa butterfly milkweed
Asimina triloba pawpaw
Asplenium platyneuron ebony spleenwort
Athyrium asplenioides northern lady fern
Baccharis halimifolia eastern baccharis
Betula nigra river birch
Bidens frondosa beggarticks
Boechera laevigata smooth rockcress
Carex crinita fringed sedge
Carex glaucodea blue sedge
Carex lurida sallow sedge
Carex pensylvanica pennsylvania sedge
Carex squarrosa squarrose sedge
Carex tribuloides blunt broom sedge
Carpinus caroliniana American hornbeam
Celtis occidentalis common hackberry
Cephalanthus occidentalis common buttonbush
Cerastium velutinum velvet cerastium
Cercis canadensis eastern redbud
Chasmanthium latifolium indian woodoats
Chasmanthium laxum slender woodoats
Chelone glabra white turtlehead
Chrysogonum virginianum green and gold
Chrysopsis mariana Maryland goldenaster
Cinna arundinacea wood reed
Clematis virginiana virgin’s bower
Coleataenia anceps beaked panicgrass
Conoclinium coelestinum blue mistflower
Cornus amomum silky dogwood
Cornus florida flowering dogwood
Cornus racemosa grey dogwood
Cornus sericea red osier dogwood
Corylus americana American hazelnut
Cryptotaenia canadensis Canadian honewort
Cunila origanoides common dittany
Cuphea viscosisima blue waxseed
Cynanchum laeve honeyvine
Cyperus echinatus globe flatsedge
Dennstaedtia punctilobula eastern hay scented fern
Deschampsia cespitosa tufted hairgrass
Desmodium glabellum Dillenius’ ticktrefoil
Dicentra canadensis squirrel corn
Dicentra cucullaria Dutchma’s breeches
Dichanthelium clandestinum deertongue
Diopyros virginiana common persimmon
Doellingeria infirma cornel-leaf whitetop
Dryopterus marginalis marginal woodfern
Eleocharis obtusa blunt spikerush
Elymus glabriflorus southeastern wildrye
Elymus hystrix eastern bottlebrush grass
Elymus riparius riverbank wildrye
Elymus villosus hairy wildrye
Elymus virginicus Virginia wildrye
Eragrostis spectabilis purple lovegrass
Erianthus brevibarbe shortbeard plumegrass
Euonymus americanus strawberry bush
Eupatorium hyssopifolium hyssopleaf thoroughwort
Eupatorium perfoliatum common boneset
Eupatorium rotundifolium roundleaf thoroughwart
Eupatorium serotinum lateflowering thoroughwort
Euphorbia corollata flowering spurge
Eurybia divaricata white wood aster
Euthamia caroliniana slender goldentop
Euthamia graminifolia Flat-top goldentop
Eutrochium dubium coastal plain joe pye weed
Eutrochium fistulosum hollow stem joe pye weed
Eutrochium maculatum spotted joe pye weed
Geranium maculatum spotted geranium
Helenium autumnale common sneezeweed
Helenium flexuosum purplehead sneezeweed
Helianthus divaricatus woodland sunflower
Helianthus giganteus giant sunflower
Helianthus occidentalis fewleaf sunflower
Helianthus tuberosus Jerusalem artichoke
Heliopsis helianthoides smooth oxeye
Heuchera americana American alumroot
Hibiscus laevis halberd-leaved rosemallow
Hibiscus moscheutos swamp rosemallow
Hydrangea arborescens wild hydrangea
Hydrophyllum canadense bluntleaf waterleaf
Hydrophyllum virginianum eastern waterleaf
Hylotelephium telephioides Allegheny stonecrop
Hypericum prolificum shrubby st. johnswart
Hypericum punctatum spotted St. Johnswort
Hypoxis hirsuta common goldstar
Ilex glabra inkberry
Ionactis linariifolius flaxleaf whitetop aster
Iris versicolor harlequin blue flag
Itea virginica virginia sweetspire
Juncus effusus common rush
Juncus tenuis poverty rush
Justicia americana American water willow
Kosteletzkya pentacarpos Virginia saltmarsh mallow
Krigia dandelion potato dwarf dandelion
Lespedeza frutescens shrubby lespedeza
Lespedeza violacea violet lespedeza
Lespedeza virginica slender lespedeza
Liatris spicata dense blazingstar
Lindera benzoin northern spicebush
Liquidambar styraciflua sweetgum
Liriodendron tulipfera tulip tree
Lobelia cardinalis cardinal flower
Loeblia inflata Indian tobacco
Lobelia puberula downy lobelia
Lobelia siphilitica great blue lobelia
Ludwigia alternifolia seedbox
Luzula echniata hedgehog woodrush
Magnolia virginiana sweetbay magnolia
Maianthemum racemosum feathery false lily of the valley
Mertensia virginica Virginia bluebells
Micranthes virginiensis early saxifrage
Mimulus alatus monkey-flower
Mimulus ringens Allegheny monkey-flower
Monarda clinopodia white bergamot
Monarda didyma crimson beebalm
Monarda fistulosa wild bergamot
Monarda punctata spotted beebalm
Morella cerifera wax myrtle
Morella pensylvanica northern bayberry
Oenothera biennis common evening-primrose
Oenothera fruticosa narrowleaf evening primrose
Onoclea sensibilis sensitive fern
Osmunda cinnamomea cinnamon fern
Osmunda regalis royal fern
Packera aurea golden ragwort
Panicum virgatum switchgrass
Parathelypteris noveboracensis New York fern
Parthenocissus quinquefolia Virginia creeper
Penstemon digitalis foxglove beardtongue
Penstemon hirsutus hairy beardtongue
Phlox divaricata wild blue phlox
Phlox paniculata fall phlox
Phlox subulata moss phlox
Physocarpus opulifolius common ninebark
Platanus occidentalis American sycamore
Pluchea odorata sweetscent
Podophyllum peltatum mayapple
Pontederia cordata pickerelweed
Primula meadia eastern shooting star
Prunella vulgaris common selfeal
Pycnanthemum incanum hoary mountainmint
Pycnanthemum muticum clustered mountainmint
Pycnanthemum tenuifolium Narrowleaf mountain mint
Pycnanthemum virginianum Virginia mountainmint
Quercus alba white oak
Quercus michauxii swamp chestnut oak
Rhexia mariana Maryland meadow beauty
Rhus aromatica fragrant sumac
Rhus glabra smooth sumac
Rudbeckia fulgida orange coneflower
Rudbeckia hirta black-eyed susan
Rudbeckia laciniata cutleaf coneflower
Rudbeckia triloba brown-eyed susan
Ruellia caroliniensis Carolina wild petunia
Sabatia angularis rosepink
Sagittaria latifolia broadleaf arrowhead
Salvia lyrata lyreleaf sage
Sambucus canadensis American elderberry
Sanguinaria canadensis bloodroot
Saururus cernuus lizard’s tail
Schizachyrium scoparium little bluestem
Scirpus cyperinus woolgrass
Scirpus georgianus Georgia bulrush
Scutellaria lateriflora blue skullcap
Sedum ternatum woodland stonecrop
Senna hebecarpa American senna
Senna marilandica Maryland senna
Silene stellata widowsfrill
Sisyrinchium angustifolium narrowleaf blue-eyed grass
Sium suave water parsnip
Solidago bicolor white goldenrod
Solidago caesia wreath goldenrod
Solidago erecta showy goldenrod
Solidago flexicaulis zigzag goldenrod
Solidago juncea early goldenrod
Solidago nemoralis gray goldenrod
Solidago odora sweet goldenrod
Solidago puberula downy goldenrod
Solidago rugosa wrinkleleaf goldenrod
Solidago sempervirens seaside goldenrod
Sorghastrum nutans indian grass
Spartina patens salt meadow hay
Symphyotrichum cordifolium common blue wood aster
Symphyotrichum laeve smooth blue aster
Symphyotrichum lateriflorum calico aster
Symphyotrichum novae-angliae new england aster
Symphyotrichum novi-belgii new york aster
Symphyotrichum  oblongifolium aromatic aster
Symphyotrichum pilosum frost aster
Symphyotrichum puniceum purplestem aster
Taxodium distichum bald cypress
Teucrium canadense Canada germander
Tiarella cordifolia heartleaf foamflower
Tridens flavus purpletop
Trillium grandiflorum white trillium
Ulnus americana American elm
Verbena hastata blue vervain
Verbesina alternifolia wingstem
Verbesina occidentalis yellow crownbeard
Vernonia noveboracensis New York ironweed
Veronicastrum virginicum Culver’s root
Viburnum dentatum southern arrowwood
Viburnum nudum Possumhaw
Viola sororia common blue violet
Woodwardia areolata netted chain fern
Zizia aurea golden alexander