Seasonal Interest: Plants for Spring

Spring Trees

American Dogwood - White and Pink (Cornus florida)*
Carolina Silverbell (Halesia tetraptera)
Chinese or Korean Dogwood (Cornus kousa)
Deciduous Magnolia (Magnolia species (Deciduous))
Flowering Cherry (Prunus serrulata)
Fringtree (Chionanthus virginicus)*
Japanese Snowbell (Styrax japonicus)
Redbud (Cercis canadensis)*
Serviceberry (Amelanchier species)*
Thundercloud Plum (Prunus cerasifera 'Thundercloud')
*Native

Spring Shrubs

Camellia (Camellia japonica)
Carolina Allspice, Sweetshrub (Calycanthus floridus)*
Common Lilac (Syringa vulgaris)
Deutzia (Deutzia gracilis)
Forsythia (Forsythia species)
Japanese Andromeda (Pieris japonica)
Japanese Rose (Kerria japonica)
Mountain Laurel (Kalmia latifolia)*
Rhododendron and Azalea (Rhododendron species)
Spirea (Spiraea species)
Viburnum (Viburnum species )(Some*)
Virginia Sweetspire (Itea virginica)*
Weigela (Weigela florida)
Wisteria - American and Japanese (Wisteria species )
*
Native

Spring Perennials

Barrenwort (Epimedium)
Bearded Iris (Iris germanica)
Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)
Blue-eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium angustifolium)
Blue Star Flower (Amsonia)*
Candytuft (Iberis)
Columbine (Aquilegia Canadensis)*
Coral Bells (Heuchera)*
Creeping Phlox (Phlox stolonifera)*
Creeping Speedwell (Veronica oltensis)
Dead Nettle (Lamium maculatum)
Flowering Strawberry (Fragaria)
Foam Flower (Tiarella)*
Foamy Bells (Heucherella)
Forget-Me-Not (Brunnera macrophylla)
Heartleaf (Bergenia cordifolia)
Lenten Rose (Helleborus orientalis)
Lily-of-the-Valley (Convallaria majalis)
Lungwort (Pulmonaria x)
Mazus (Mazus reptans)
Moss Pinks (Phlox subulata)
Peony (Paeonia lactiflora)
Pinks (Dianthus)
Scotch Moss/Irish Moss (Sagina subulata)
Solomon’s Seal (Polygonatum)
Sweet Woodruff (Galium odoratum)
Thrift (Armeria maritima)
Virginia Blue Bells (Mertensi virginica)*
Woodland Phlox (Phlox divaricata)*
Yellow Archangel (Lamiastrum)
*Native

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