PSS 123 Garden Flowers

Dr. Leonard Perry
Dept. Plant and Soil Science, 208 Hills
University of Vermont

Names are linked to plant descriptions,  indicate photos (about 50K),  indicate latin name pronunciations.

 Plants are picked as best/most popular or seen in Northeast U.S. Selection will vary with region of the country. These plants will be included in the lecture exams and should be used for landscape plans. Names will not have to be memorized unless also covered in labs. Specific species or cultivars shown in photos are in ( ).

Perennials--spring (Apr-May in USDA zone 4)  
Columbine Aquilegia
Lily-of-the-Valley Convallaria majalis 
Bleeding Heart  Dicentra (spectabilis) 
Barrenwort Epimedium 
Hellebore Helleborus (atrorubens) 
Candytuft Iberis 
Primrose Primula
Lungwort Pulmonaria
Globeflower Trollius 

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