Seasonal Interest: Plants for Fall

Fall Trees

American Dogwood - White and Pink (Cornus florida)*
Black Gum (Nyssa sylvatica)*
Chinese or Korean Dogwood (Cornus kousa)
Crape Myrtle (Lagerstroemia species )
Dawn Redwood (Metasequoia glyptostroboides)
Ginkgo Tree (Ginkgo biloba)
Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum)
Japanese Stewartia (Stewartia pseudocamellia)
Red Maple (Acer rubrum )*
Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum)*
Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua)*
*Native

Fall Shrubs

American Cranberrybush Viburnum (Viburnum trilobum)*
Burning Bush (Euonymus alatus 'Compactus')
Camellia (Camellia sasanqua)
Fothergilla (Fothergilla gardenii)
Heavenly Bamboo (Nandina domestica)
Oakleaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea quercifolia)
Virginia Sweetspire (Itea virginica)*
Wintergreen Barberry (Berberis julianae)
Winterthur Viburnum (Viburnum nudum 'Winterthur')*
*
Native

Fall Perennials

Aster (Aster)*
Black Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia)
Bluebeard (Caryopteris)
Cardinal Flower (Lobelia cardinalis)
Chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum x)
Coneflower (Echinacea)
False Camomile (Boltonia)
Goldenrod (Solidago rugosa)*
Hardy Begonia (Begonia grandis)
Hardy Hibiscus (Hibiscus moscheutos)*
Joe Pye Weed (Eupatorium)
Lead Wort (Ceratostigma plumbaginoides)
Monkshood (Aconitum)
Obedient Plant (Physostegia)
Pincushion Flower (Scabiosa)
Russian Sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia)
Snakeroot (Actaea)
Stone Crop (Sedum)
Sweet Autumn Clematis (Clematis paniculata)
Toad Lily (Tricyrtis formosana)
Turtlehead (Chelone glabra)*
Windflower (Anemone)
*
Native

Fall Grasses

Ornamental, fountain and switch grasses (Miscanthus, pennisetum, panicum*)
*Native

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