Prairie Smoke
Prairie Smoke
Prairie Smoke (Geum triflorum) is a spring blooming plant most often found in dry rock crevices or dry, rocky soils.  In our area it is found on alvars or limestone pavements.  The pinkish-red flowers are attractive but the grey-pink seed heads are
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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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