The following herbaceous perennials are depicted in photos, text or both. Check back as new photos and files will be added. They are arranged in alphabetic order by scientific name. These perennials are especially appropriate for the East Coast, Plains and Central U.S., and Northwest, with many also tolerant of southern heat. Most are probably not best for USDA hardiness zones 9-10.
Echinacea purpurea 'Red Knee High'
Echinacea Sombrero Sandy Yellow
Heuchera 'Frosted Violet'
Panicum amarum 'Dewey Blue'
Phlox paniculata 'Twister'
Physostegia virginiana 'Pink Manners'
Rudbeckia subtomentosa 'Henry Eilers'
Sedum 'Lajos' (Autumn Charm)
Sedum rupestre 'Lemon Ball'
Solidago rugosa 'Fireworks'
A , B , C , D , E , F , G , H , I,J,K,L , M,N , O,P , Q,R , S , T , U,V,W,X,Y,Z
Aquatic plant descriptions
Late Fall Perennial Plant Photos
Wildflowers (Meadow) descriptions
Wildflowers (Woodland) descriptions
Young Perennial Plant Photos
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