North American Native Plant Society

List of plants available at the North American Native Plant Society Native Plant Sale.


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Ammophila breviligulata
American Beach Grass, American beachgrass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water: Dry

Andropogon gerardii
Big bluestem, Turkeyfoot

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Part-shade
Water: Moist

Bouteloua curtipendula
Sideoats grama

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Part-shade
Water: Moist, Dry

Bromus ciliatus
Fringed brome

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Shade, Part-shade
Water: Moist

Bromus kalmii
Arctic brome, Prairie brome, Wild chess

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water: Dry

Calamagrostis canadensis
Bluejoint

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Shade, Part-shade
Water: Wet, Moist

Carex comosa
Longhair sedge

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Part-shade
Water: Moist

Carex crinita
Fringed sedge

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Shade, Part-shade
Water: Wet, Moist

Carex flava
Yellow sedge

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water: Moist

Carex hystericina
Bottlebrush sedge

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Shade, Part-shade
Water: Moist

Carex lupulina
Hop sedge

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Part-shade
Water:

Carex pensylvanica
Pennsylvania sedge

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Shade, Part-shade
Water: Dry

Carex plantaginea
Plantainleaf sedge, Plantain-leaf sedge

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Shade
Water: Moist

Carex pseudocyperus
Cypress-like sedge, Cypresslike sedge

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water: Wet, Moist

Carex retrorsa
Knotsheath sedge

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Shade, Part-shade
Water: Wet, Moist

Carex rosea
Rosy sedge

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Shade, Part-shade
Water: Moist, Dry

Carex stipata
Awlfruit sedge, Awl-fruited sedge, Stalk-grain sedge

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water: Wet, Moist

Danthonia spicata
Poverty oatgrass, Poverty wild oat grass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Shade, Part-shade
Water: Dry

Deschampsia cespitosa
Tufted hairgrass, Tufted hair grass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Part-shade
Water: Wet

Dichanthelium clandestinum
Deer-tongue, Deertongue

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water: Wet

Elymus canadensis
Canada wild rye, Canadian wildrye, Prairie wildrye, Nodding wildrye

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Part-shade
Water: Moist

Elymus hystrix var. hystrix
Eastern bottlebrush grass, Bottle-brush grass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Part-shade
Water: Dry

Elymus riparius
Riverbank wild-rye, Riverbank wildrye

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Shade, Part-shade
Water: Moist

Elymus trachycaulus
Slender wheatgrass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light:
Water:

Elymus villosus
Hairy wildrye

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light:
Water:

Elymus virginicus
Virginia wildrye, Virginia wild rye

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Part-shade
Water: Moist

Festuca saximontana
Rocky Mountain fescue

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light:
Water:

Glyceria canadensis
Rattlesnake mannagrass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water:

Glyceria grandis
American manna grass, American mannagrass, Reed meadowgrass, Tall manna grass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water: Wet

Glyceria striata
Fowl mannagrass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Part-shade
Water:

Hierochloe odorata
Sweetgrass, Vanilla grass, Sweet grass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water: Wet, Moist

Koeleria macrantha
Prairie Junegrass, Junegrass, Prairie Koeler's grass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water: Dry

Luzula acuminata
Hairy woodrush

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light:
Water:

Panicum virgatum
Switchgrass, Wand panic grass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Part-shade
Water: Moist, Dry

Schizachyrium scoparium
Little bluestem

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Part-shade
Water: Dry

Sorghastrum nutans
Indiangrass, Yellow indian grass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Shade, Part-shade
Water: Moist, Dry

Spartina pectinata
Prairie cordgrass, Freshwater cordgrass, Sloughgrass

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water: Wet

Sporobolus cryptandrus
Sand dropseed

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun, Part-shade
Water: Dry

Sporobolus heterolepis
Prairie dropseed

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Light: Sun
Water: Dry