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Michigan Recommended

Commercially available native plant species suitable for planned landscapes in Michigan. Visit our Suppliers Directory to locate businesses that sell native plants or seeds or provide professional landscape or consulting services in this state. Visit the Organizations Directory to locate native plant societies, conservation groups, governmental agencies, botanical gardens, arboreta, and other plant-related organizations in this state.

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Actaea pachypodaWhite baneberry
Dolls eyes
Acer rubrumRed maple
Scarlet maple
Soft maple
Actaea rubraRed baneberry
Acer saccharinumSilver maple
Soft maple
White maple
Acer saccharumSugar maple
Northern sugar maple
Adiantum pedatumNorthern maidenhair
Maidenhair Fern
Allium canadenseMeadow garlic
Wild garlic
Wild onion
Amelanchier arboreaCommon serviceberry
Downy serviceberry
Amorpha canescensLeadplant
Leadplant amorpha
Prairie shoestring
Anemone canadensisCanadian anemone
Round-leaf thimbleweed
Canada anemone
Meadow anemone
Anemone cylindricaCandle anemone
Long-headed thimbleweed
Longhead thimbleweed
Andropogon gerardiiBig bluestem
Aquilegia canadensisEastern red columbine
Wild red columbine
Arisaema triphyllumJack in the pulpit
Indian jack in the pulpit
Arctostaphylos uva-ursiKinnikinnick
Red bearberry
Asarum canadenseCanadian wild ginger
Wild ginger
Asclepias incarnataSwamp milkweed
Pink Milkweed
Asclepias tuberosaButterflyweed
Butterfly milkweed
Orange milkweed
Pleurisy root
Chigger flower
Asclepias verticillataWhorled milkweed
Eastern whorled milkweed
Athyrium filix-feminaCommon lady fern
Subarctic lady fern
Lady fern
Betula nigraRiver birch
Red birch
Black birch
Water birch
Betula papyriferaPaper birch
Canoe birch
White birch
Bromus kalmiiArctic brome
Prairie brome
Wild chess
Carpinus carolinianaAmerican hornbeam
Blue beech
Water beech
Calamagrostis canadensisBluejoint
Carya ovataShagbark hickory
Carolina hickory
Scalybark hickory
Upland hickory
Shellbark hickory
Caltha palustrisYellow marsh marigold
Yellow marsh-marigold
Carex pensylvanicaPennsylvania sedge
Campanula rotundifoliaBluebell bellflower
Witches' thimble
Carex stipataAwlfruit sedge
Awl-fruited sedge
Stalk-grain sedge
Ceanothus americanusNew Jersey tea
Cercis canadensisEastern redbud
Celtis occidentalisCommon hackberry
Northern hackberry
American hackberry
Nettle tree
False elm
Cephalanthus occidentalisCommon buttonbush
Button willow
Celastrus scandensAmerican bittersweet
Chamerion angustifolium ssp. angustifoliumFireweed
Narrow-leaf fireweed
Willow herb
Chelone glabraWhite turtlehead
Cornus alternifoliaAlternateleaf dogwood
Alternate-leaf dogwood
Pagoda dogwood
Corylus americanaAmerican hazelnut
American filbert
Cornus canadensisBunchberry dogwood
Canadian bunchberry
Coreopsis lanceolataLanceleaf coreopsis
Lanceleaf tickseed
Lance-leaved coreopsis
Sand coreopsis
Cornus obliquaSilky dogwood
Pale dogwood
Swamp dogwood
Cornus racemosaGray dogwood
Cornus sericeaRed osier dogwood
Red osier
Red-twig dogwood
Crataegus crus-galliCockspur hawthorn
Cockspur thorn
Newcastle hawthorn
Newcastle thorn
Hog apple
Crataegus mollisDowny hawthorn
White thorn
Scarlet hawthorn
Scarlet haw
Red haw
Downy thorn
Dasiphora fruticosa ssp. floribundaShrubby cinquefoil
Golden hardhack
Desmodium canadenseShowy tick trefoil
Dicentra cucullariaDutchman's breeches
Diervilla loniceraNorthern bush honeysuckle
Northern bush-honeysuckle
Dryopteris cristataCrested woodfern
Crested wood fern
Buckler fern
Elymus canadensisCanada wild rye
Canadian wildrye
Prairie wildrye
Nodding wildrye
Euphorbia corollataFlowering spurge
Euthamia graminifoliaFlat-top goldentop
Grass-leaved goldenrod
Eupatorium perfoliatumCommon boneset
Fraxinus americanaWhite ash
American ash
Cane ash
Smallseed white ash
Biltmore white ash
Biltmore ash
Fraxinus pennsylvanicaGreen ash
Red ash
Swamp ash
River ash
Water ash
Darlington ash
Fragaria virginianaVirginia strawberry
Wild strawberry
Gentiana andrewsiiClosed bottle gentian
Closed gentian
Bottle gentian
Geranium maculatumSpotted geranium
Wild geranium
Gymnocladus dioicusKentucky coffeetree
Stump tree
Hamamelis virginianaWitch hazel
American witch hazel
Helenium autumnaleCommon sneezeweed
Fall sneezeweed
Autumn sneezeweed
Heliopsis helianthoidesSmooth oxeye
Oxeye sunflower
False sunflower
Heuchera richardsoniiRichardson's alumroot
Prairie alumroot
Helianthus strumosusPaleleaf woodland sunflower
Paleleaf sunflower
Woodland sunflower
Hypericum prolificumShrubby St. Johnswort
Hydrophyllum virginianumEastern waterleaf
Shawnee salad
Virginia waterleaf
Ilex verticillataCommon winterberry
Michigan holly
Black alder
Iris virginica var. shreveiShreve's iris
Virginia iris
Southern blue flag
Blue flag
Juniperus communis var. depressaCommon juniper
Old field juniper
Prostrate juniper
Juniperus horizontalisCreeping juniper
Creeping savin
Juglans nigraBlack walnut
Eastern black walnut
American black walnut
Juniperus virginianaEastern red cedar
Eastern redcedar
Virginia juniper
Red juniper
Pencil cedar
Carolina cedar
Red savin
Baton rouge
Koeleria macranthaPrairie Junegrass
Prairie Koeler's grass
Larix laricinaTamarack
American larch
Black larch
Lespedeza capitataRoundhead lespedeza
Roundhead bush-clover
Round-headed lespedeza
Round-headed bush-clover
Liatris asperaTall blazing star
Tall gayfeather
Tall liatris
Rough blazing star
Rough gayfeather
Rough liatris
Button snakeroot
Liatris cylindraceaOntario blazing star
Ontario gayfeather
Ontario liatris
Dwarf blazing star
Dwarf gayfeather
Dwarf liatris
Lilium michiganenseMichigan lily
Turk's cap lily
Lilium philadelphicumWood lily
Lobelia siphiliticaGreat blue lobelia
Lupinus perennisSundial lupine
Wild lupine
Malus ioensisPrairie crabapple
Iowa crabapple
Western crabapple
Prairie crab
Iowa crab
Western crab
Maianthemum racemosum ssp. racemosumFeathery false lily of the valley
False spikenard
False Solomon's seal
Solomon's plume
Mitchella repensPartridgeberry
Running box
Pigeon plum
Monarda fistulosaWild bergamot
Oenothera biennisCommon evening-primrose
King's cure-all
Opuntia humifusaLow prickly pear
Smooth prickly pear
Devil's tongue
Prickly pear
Osmunda cinnamomeaCinnamon fern
Osmorhiza claytoniiClayton's sweetroot
Hairy sweet-cicely
Sweet jarvil
Osmunda claytonianaInterrupted Fern
Ostrya virginianaEastern hop-hornbeam
American hop-hornbeam
Woolly hop-hornbean
Eastern ironwood
Roughbark ironwood
Parthenocissus quinquefoliaVirginia creeper
Pascopyrum smithiiWestern wheatgrass
Panicum virgatumSwitchgrass
Wand panic grass
Penstemon digitalisMississippi penstemon
Mississippi beardtongue
Smooth white penstemon
Smooth white beardtongue
Talus slope penstemon
Talus slope beardtongue
Foxglove penstemon
Foxglove beardtongue
Penstemon grandiflorusLarge penstemon
Large beardtongue
Large-flower penstemon
Large-flower beardtongue
Large-flowered penstemon
Large-flowered beardtongue
Physocarpus opulifoliusAtlantic ninebark
Common ninebark
Phlox pilosaDowny phlox
Prairie phlox
Fragrant phlox
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