Category: Native Plants

Ratibida pinnata – Grayhead Coneflower

Gray Head Coneflower is a prairie wildflower with many common names that grows along railroad tracks, open.  Sometimes referred to Yellow Coneflower, this species (Ratibida...

Self-Heal Plant, Prunella vulgaris

Self-Heal is a perennial wildflower that is native to most of North America that is edible and has medicinal qualities.  You may notice it growing...

25 Best Plants to grow in Clay Soil

Clay Soil!  It has a bad reputation among gardeners and flower aficionados due to how dense and compact it can get.  However, clay soil actually...

Yellow Jewelweed – Impatiens Pallida

Yellow Jewelweed is a native Annual wildflower that can grows in moist areas with good organic soil, and can form large colonies.  It has the...

Orange Jewelweed – Impatiens Capensis

Orange Jewelweed is an annual wildflower that has beautiful orange trumpet/bugle shaped flowers and grows well in the shade.  I first learned of this plant...

Purple Giant Hyssop – Grow and Care

Purple Giant Hyssop is a herbaceous native perennial wildflower that blooms for a long time late in the season, and is good for bees and...