<– Our plant sale is “online” again this year. Please email your order – name and number of each species – to fletcher@ofnc.ca. Orders will be filled in chronological order and this list will be updated if we run out of some species. Once we confirm your order, you will be asked to pay by e-transfer to the Ottawa Field-Naturalists’ Club (our parent organization) and given a date for pickup at the Fletcher Wildlife Garden.

Price is $4 each.

PLEASE DO NOT TRANSFER MONEY UNTIL WE CONFIRM THAT WE HAVE THE PLANTS YOU HAVE ORDERED.

Information about the various plants may be found at https://ofnc.ca/wildflowers or https://ofnc.ca/flora and here for descriptions.

List of available species

2 July 2022

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Light requirements: *** = requires full sun, * = requires shade or part shade

Moisture: *** = requires moisture, * = tolerates dry conditions

Common name Scientific name Light Moisture
Aster, Arrow-leaved Symphyotrichum urophyllum    
Aster, Flat-topped Aster umbellatus    
Aster, Heart-leaved Symphyotrichum cordifolium    
Aster, New England Symphyotrichum novae-angliae    
Aster, Panicled Symphyotrichum lanceolatum    
Aster, Purple-stemmed Symphyotrichum puniceum   ***
Basil, Wild Clinopodium vulgare *** *
Beard-tongue, White Penstemon digitalis    
Beard-tongue, Hairy Penstemom hirsutus    
Beebalm Monarda didyma    
Bergamot, Wild Monarda fistulosa    
Black-eyed Susan Rudbeckia hirta ***  
Boneset Eupatorium perfoliatum   ***
Cardinal Flower (lobelia) Lobelia cardinalis   ***
Cinquefoil, Tall Drymocallis arguta ***  
Clematis / Virgin’s bower Clematis virginiana    
Columbine, Wild Aquilegia canadensis    
Culver’s root Veronicastrum virginicum    
Cup-plant Silphium perfoliatum ***  
Figwort, Lance-leaved Scrophularia lancelata    
Fireweed Epilobium angustifolium   *
Goldenrod, Early Solidago juncea    
Goldenrod, Grass-leaved Euthamia graminifolia ***  
Goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Solidago rugosa    
Goldenrod, Upland White Solidago ptarmicoides *** *
Goldenrod, Zigzag Solidago flexicaulis *  
Hyssop, Yellow Giant Agastache nepetoides *  
Ironweed, New York Vernonia noveboracensis    
Ironweed, Tall Veronia gigantea    
Loosestrife, Fringed Lysimachia ciliata *  
Marsh Marigold Caltha palustris   ***
Meadow-rue Thalictrum pubescens *  
Meadowsweet Spirea alba   ***
Milkweed, Swamp Asclepias incarnata   ***
Mountain Mint, Slender Pycnanthemum tenuifolium ***  
Pearly Everlasting Anaphalis margaritacea ***  
Pussytoes, Field Antennaria neglecta *** *
Snakeroot, White Eupatorium rugosum *  
Sneezeweed Helenium autumnale ***  
Thimbleweed Anemone virginiana    
Turtlehead Chelone glabra    
Vervain, Blue Verbena hastata ***  
Vervain, Hoary Verbena stricta    
Water Avens Geum rivale   ***
Yarrow, Common Achillea millefolium ***  
GRASSES      
Big Blue-stem Adropogon gerardii *** *
Rye, Virginia Wild Elymus virginicus *** *
SEDGES      
Straw-coloured Flatsedge Cyperus strigosus   ***
Retrorse Sedge Carex retrorsa    

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