Plant of the Month
Plant of the Month
Pitcher Plant (Sarracenia purpurea) is a resident of bogs.  The cup-shaped leaves catch rain water and are designed to trap small insects which are then 'digested' by the plant.  Pitcher Plants need constantly moist soil and an acidic

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PLANTS FOR GROUND COVER

 

GROUND COVER for SHADE/PART SHADE
Asarum canadense (Wild Ginger) Smilacena stellata (Star False Solomon's Seal)
Fragaria virginiana  (Wild Strawberry) Tellima grandiflora (Fringecups)
Hydrophyllum  species (Waterleaf) Tiarella cordifolia (Foam Flower)
Linnaea borealis (Twinflower)  (moist) Viola species (Wild Violets)
Maianthemum canadensis (Mayflower) Waldsteinia fragarioides (Barren Strawberry)
Phlox divaricata (Woodland Phlox)  

GROUND COVER FOR SUN/PART SUN

Antennaria species (Pussytoes) Sedum species  (Sedum)
Anemone canadensis (Canada Anemone) Waldsteinia fragarioides (Barren Strawberry)
Fragaria virginiana  (Wild Strawberry)  
Phlox subulata (Moss Phlox)  

 

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