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Dry Soils | Wet Soils | Wildflowers for Clay | Acidic | Deep-Rooted

Dry Soils
Plants that tolerate drier soils or drought conditions.

Black-Eyed Susan Rudbeckia hirta
Butterfly Milkweed Asclepias Tuberosa
Compass Plant Silphium laciniatum
False Sunflower Helianthus helianthoides
Flowering Spurge Euphorbia corollata
Lance Leaved Coreopsis Coreopsis lanceolata
Purple Coneflower Echinacea purpurea
Rough Blazingstar Liatris aspera
Stiff Goldenrod Solidago rigida
Lupine Lupinus perennis
Yellow Coneflower Ratibida pinnata


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Wet Soils

Cardinal Flower Lobelia cardinalis
Joe-Pye Weed Eupatorium maculatum
Marsh Marigold Caltha palustris
Shooting Star Dodecatheon meadia
Dense Blazingstar Liatris spicata
Butterfly Plant Asclepias tuberosa
Rattlesnake Master Eryngium yuccifolium
Nodding Pink Onion Allium cernuum
Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata
Yellow Flag Iris vpseudacorus


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Clay Soils

Spiderwort Tradescantia ohiensis
Black-eyed Susan Rudbeckia hirta
Rattlesnake Master Eryngium yuccifolium
Compass Plant Silphium laciniatum
Rough Blazingstar Liatris aspera
Butterfly Plant Asclepias tuberosa
Ironweed Missurica fasciculata
New England Aster Aster novae-angliae
Purple Coneflower Echinacea purpurea
Stiff Goldenrod Solidago rigida
Yellow Coneflower Ratibida pinnata


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Acidic Soils

Jack-In-The-Pulpit Arisaema triphyllum
Turk's Cap Lily Lilium michiganense
Wild Geranium Geranium maculatum
Blue Bead Lilly Clintonia borealis
Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata
New England Aster Aster novae-angliae
Black-eyed Susan Rudbeckia hirta
Purple Coneflower Echinacea purpurea
Bottle Gentian Gentiania andrewsii
Culver's Root Veronicastrum virginicum


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Deep Roots

Lupine Lupinus perennis
Pale Purple Coneflower Echinacea pallida
Leadplant Amorpha canescens
Butterfly Milkweed Asclepias tuberosa
Dense Blazingstar Liatris spicata
Prairie Dock Silphium terebinthinaceum
New Jersey Tea Ceanothus americaus
Cup Plant Silphium perfoliatum
Wild Blue Indigo Baptisia australis
Wild White Indigo Baptisia leucantha
Purple Prairie Clover Petalostemum purpurea
Dense Blazingstar Liatris spicata


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Note: The suggested wildflowers, listed in all categories, are a representation and not a complete list.


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