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“Pollinator Paradise” Demonstration Garden

What’s in Bloom?

November 2, 2020

Photos by Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent.

All plants native to North Carolina unless otherwise noted.

Here’s What’s Blooming This Week

Paprika yarrow

Achillea x ‘Paprika’

Yarrow

* exotic

Licorice hyssop

Agastache rupestris

Licorice hyssop

* native to southwest U.S.

Small-leaf white snakeroot

Ageratina aromatica

Small-leaf white snakeroot

Climbing aster

Ampelaster carolinianus

Climbing aster

Jin Dai aster

Aster tataricus ‘Jin Dai’

Dwarf tatarian aster

* exotic

Buttonbush
Cephalanthus occidentalis
Buttonbush
Maryland golden aster

Chrysopis mariana

Maryland golden aster

Wild ageratum

Conoclinium coelestinum

Wild ageratum/mistflower

Palmleaf thoroughwort

Conoclinium greggii

Gregg’s mistflower/
palmleaf thoroughwort

* native to southwestern U.S.

Lanceleaf tickseed

Coreopsis lanceolata

Lanceleaf tickseed

Swamp tickseed

Coreopsis palustris

Swamp tickseed

Tall tickseed

Coreopsis tripteris

Tall tickseed

Purple coneflower

Echinacea purpurea

Purple coneflower

Roundleaf thoroughwort

Eupatorium rotundifolium

Roundleaf thoroughwort

Burgundy blanketflower

Gaillardia ‘Burgundy’

Lanceleaf blanketflower

Geranium Dilys

Geranium ‘Dilys’

Hardy geranium

* exotic

Geranium Rozanne

Geranium ‘Rozanne’

Hardy geranium

* exotic

Swamp sunflower

Helianthus angustifolius
‘Mellow Yellow’

Swamp sunflower

Stiff-leaf aster

Ionactus linarifolius

Stiff-leaf aster

Seashore mallow

Kosteletzkya virginica

Seashore mallow

Seashore mallow

Kosteletzkya virginica ‘Immaculate’

Seashore mallow

Grosso lavender

Lavendula x intermedia ‘Grosso’

Grosso lavender
* exotic

Coral honeysuckle

Lonicera sempervirens
‘Cedar Lane’, ‘Major Wheeler’,
and ‘John Clayton’

Honeysuckle

Purple passion flower vine

Passiflora incarnata

Purple passion flower vine

Obedient plant

Physostegia virginiana
‘Miss Manners’

Obedient plant

Orange coneflower

Rudbeckia fulgida

Orange coneflower

Black-eyed susan

Rudbeckia hirta

Black-eyed susan

Green-headed coneflower

Rudbeckia laciniata

Green-headed coneflower

Eastern silvery aster

Symphyotrichum concolor

Eastern silvery aster

Blue wood aster

Symphyotrichum cordifolium

Blue wood aster

Heath aster

Symphyotrichum ericoides
‘Snowflurry’

Heath aster

Georgia aster

Symphyotrichum georgianum

Georgia aster

New England aster

Symphyotrichum novae-angliae
‘September Ruby’

New England aster

Aromatic aster

Symphyotrichum oblongifolium
‘October Skies’

Aromatic aster

Clasping American aster

Symphyotrichum patens

Clasping American aster

Frost aster

Symphyotrichum pilosum

Frost aster

Spiderwort

Tradescantia x ‘Purple Profusion’

Spiderwort

Society garlic

Tulbaghia violacea

Society garlic
* exotic

Yellow crownbeard

Verbesina occidentalis

Yellow crownbeard

Golden alexander

Zizia aurea

Golden alexander

Written By

Debbie Roos, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production Call Debbie E-mail Debbie N.C. Cooperative Extension, Chatham County Center
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