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2014 Catalog
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Evergreen Nursery Planting Tips

Plants For Specific Situations
Do you need plants for a specific application: Drought tolerant? Shade tolerant? Easy to grow? Consult the table below for our recommendations:
Definitions of these categories can be found on our glossary page. If you have specific questions about a certain variety, don't hesitate to contact us.
Between Stepping Stones
Lawn Alternatives
   
AJUGAS (some)
AJUGAS
EUONYMUS Kewensis EUONYMUS
LAURENTIA HEDERA
LYSIMACHIA HYPERICUM
MAZUS LAMIASTRUM
MUEHLENBECKIA LAMIUM
OPHIOPOGON 'Nana' LAURENTIA
PRATIA LIRIOPE muscari
SAGINA LIRIOPE spicata
SEDUM MAZUS
THYMUS OPHIOPOGON
VERONICA 'Goldwell' PACHYSANDRA
  VINCA major
Damp Soil Tolerant
VINCA minor
   
ACORUS
Native
ASTILBE  
COREOPSIS 'Moonbeam'
AMSONIA hubrichtii
FERNS (in general) ASCLEPIAS
HYDROCOTYLE CHRYSOGONUM
IRIS (some) COREOPSIS 'Nana'
JUNCUS ECHINACEA magnus
LEPTINELLA gruveri EUPATORIUM
LEPTINELLA squalida FERNS
LIRIOPE muscari HELIANTHUS
LIRIOPE spicata HELIOPSIS
LYSIMACHIA HEUCHERA
MAZUS IRIS cristata
  MONARDA
Deer Resistant
MUHLENBERGIA
  PHLOX
ACORUS
RUDBECKIA
AJUGA TIARELLA
ARDISIA  
ASPIDISTRA
Salt Tolerant
ASTER  
ASTILBE
DIANTHUS
CAREX EUONYMUS
CERATOSTIGMA HEDERA
COREOPSIS HEMEROCALLIS
DELOSPERMA LIRIOPE spicata
DIANTHUS SANTOLINA
EUONYMUS  
FERNS
Showy Flowers
HELLEBORUS  
HYPERICUM
AJUGA
IRIS ASTER
LAMIASTRUM ASTILBE
LANTANA CERATOSTIGMA
MUHLENBERGIA CHRYSOGONUM
NEPETA COREOPSIS
OPHIOPOGON DELOSPERMA
SAGINA DIANTHUS
SANTOLINA ECHINACEA
SEDUMS HELLEBORUS
THYMUS HEMEROCALLIS
TRACHELOSPERMUM HYPERICUM
VINCA major IBERIS
VINCA minor IRIS
  LAMIUM
Drought Tolerant
LANTANA
  LAURENTIA
ACORUS
LEUCANTHEMUM
AJUGA LIRIOPE muscari
ASPIDISTRA LYSIMACHIA
CERATOSTIGMA MAZUS
DELOSPERMA MUHLENBERGIA
DIANTHUS NEPETA
ECHINACEA PHLOX
EUONYMUS RUDBECKIA
FICUS SALVIA
HEDERA SANTOLINA
HELLEBORUS SCABIOSA
HEMEROCALLIS SEDUMS
HOSTA SEMPERVIVUM
HYPERICUM THYMUS
IRIS TRACHELOSPERMUM
LANTANA VERBENA
LEUCANTHEMUM VERONICA
LIRIOPE muscari VINCA major
LIRIOPE spicata VINCA minor
MUHLENBERGIA  
NEPETA
Tolerates Deep Shade
OPHIOPOGON  
PHLOX
AJUGA
RUBUS ASPIDISTRA
RUDBECKIA FERNS
SALVIA HEDERA
SANTOLINA HELLEBORUS
SCABIOSA HEUCHERA
SEDUMS HOSTA
  LAMIASTRUM
Good Erosion Control (Sun & Shade)
LAMIUM
  LIRIOPE muscari
EUONYMUS (sun & shade)
LIRIOPE spicata
HEDERA (sun & shade) OPHIOPOGON
HYPERICUM (sun) PACHYSANDRA
LAMIASTRUM (sun & shade) TRACHELOSPERMUM
LIRIOPE muscari (sun & shade) VINCA major
LIRIOPE spicata (sun & shade) VINCA minor
MAZUS (sun)  
OPHIOPOGON (shade)
Tolerates Full Sun
PACHYSANDRA (shade)  
PHLOX (sun)
ACORUS
RUBUS (sun) ASTER
TRACHELOSPERMUM (sun & shade) CAREX
VINCA major (sun & shade) CERATOSTIGMA
  CHRYSOGONUM
Good For Topiaries
COREOPSIS
  DELOSPERMA
EUONYMUS
DIANTHUS
FICUS ECHINACEA
HEDERA EUONYMUS
LAURENTIA FICUS
LYSIMACHIA HEDERA
OPHIOPOGON HEMEROCALLIS
THYMUS HYPERICUM
  IBERIS
Green Roof Plants
IRIS
  LAMIASTRUM
ACORUS
LANTANA
AJUGA LAURENTIA
ASTER LEUCANTHEMUM
CHRYSOGONUM LIRIOPE muscari
COREOPSIS LIRIOPE spicata
DELOSPERMA MAZUS
DIANTHUS MUHLENBERGIA
ECHINACEA NEPETA
HEMEROCALLIS PHLOX
HYPERICUM RUBUS
IBERIS RUDBECKIA
LEUCANTHEMUM SALVIA
LIRIOPE muscari SANTOLINA
LIRIOPE spicata SCABIOSA
MAZUS SEDUMS
MUHLENBERGIA SEMPERVIVUM
NEPETA THYMUS
PHLOX TRACHELOSPERMUM
RUBUS TRADESCANTIA (syn.: Setcreasea)
RUDBECKIA VERBENA
SEDUMS VERONICA
SEMPERVIVUM VINCA major
THYMUS
VERBENA