Plants for Every Environment

Shaded Locations

 Acer ginnala

Acer ginnala

Trees
Amelanchier Canaensis (Serviceberry)
Cercis canadensis and chinesis (Eastern Redbud)
Cornus florida and rubra (Dogwood)
Crataegus crusgalli (Cockspur Thorn)
Ilex opaca (evergreen) (American Holly)
Magnolia virginiana (Sweet Bay Magnolia)
Oxydendrum arboreum (Sourwood)
Pinus strobus (Eastern White Pine)
Tsuga canadensis (Hemlock)

 Leucothoe catesbaei

Leucothoe catesbaei

 Symphoricarpos

Symphoricarpos

Shrubs
Abelia grandiflora (Glossy Abelia)
Aronia species (Black Chokeberry)
Calycanthus (Carolina Allspice)
Clethra alnifolia (Sweet Pepperbush)
Cornus in variety (Dogwood)
Hamamelis (Witch Hazel)
Hedera helix (English Ivy)
Hydrangea arborescens (Smooth Hydrangea)
Hydrangea quercifolia (Oakleaf Hydrangea)
Ilex crenata varieties (Japanese Holly)
Ilex glabra & compacta (Inkberry)
Kalmia (Mountain Laurel)
Leucothoe sp. (Fetterbush)
Lindera benzoin (Spice Bush)
Lonicera fragrantissima (Fragrant Honeysuckle)
Mahonia in variety (Oregon grape-holly)
Pachysandra terminalis (Japanese pachysandra)
Pieris japonica (Japanese pieris)
Pyracantha cocc. (Fire Thorn)
Rhododendron hybrids
Rhododendron maximum (Roseshell Azalea)
Rhododendron nudiflorum (Pinxterbloom Azalea)
Rhododendron viscosum (Swamp Azalea)
Symphoricarpos (Coralberry)
Taxus in varieties (Japanese Yew)
Vaccinium in variety (Blueberry)
Viburnum in varieties
Vinca minor (Lesser Periwinkle)

Seashore Locations

 Cupressocyparis leylandii

Cupressocyparis leylandii

Trees
Amelanchier canadensis (Canadian Serviceberry)
Crataegus lavallei (Hawthorn)
Cupressocyparis leylandii (Leyland Cypress)
Ilex opaca (American Holly)
Juniperus virginiana (Red Cedar)
Magnolia virginiana (Sweet Bay Magnolia)
Nyssa sylvatica (Black Gum)
Picea glauca (White Spruce)
Pinus thunbergii (Japanese Black Pine)
Platanus × acerifolia (London Plane Tree)
Platanus occidentalis (American Sycamore)
Populus alba bolleana (Silver Poplar)
Prunus serrulata (Flowering Cherry)
Sophora/Styphnolobium japonica (Japanese pagoda tree)

 Prunus cistena

Prunus cistena

Shrubs
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (Common Bearberry)
Aronia arbutifolia (Chokeberry)
Clethra alnifolia (Sweet Pepperbush)
Hydrangea macrophylla (Bigleaf Hydrangea)
Ilex galbra (Inkberry)
Juniperus conferta (Shore Juniper)
Juniperus hor. Bar Harbor (Creeping Juniper)
Ligustrum ovalifolium (Privet)
Myrica pensylvanica (Bayberry)
Prunus cistena (Purple-leaf Sand Cherry)
Prunus maritima (Beach Plum)
Rhus species (Staghorn Sumac)
Rosa nitida (Shining Rose)
Rosa rugosa (Japanese Rose)
Rosa wichuraiana (Memorial Rose)
Syringa vulgaris (Common Lilac)
Viburnum dentatum (Arrowwood Viburnum)
Viburnum prunifolium (Blackhaw Viburnum)
Vaccinium corymbosum (Highbush Blueberry)
Yucca

 Artemisia

Artemisia

Perennials
Artemisia (Wormwood)
Chrysanthemum pacificum (Ajania)
Chrysanthemum yezoense
Lavandula (Lavender)
Polygonum aubertii (Silver Lace Vine)
Sedum in variety (Stonecrop)
Sempervivum

For Wet Locations

Trees
Acer rubrum ‘October Glory’ (Red Maple)
Amelanchier canadensis (Serviceberry)
Betula nigra (River Birch)
Fraxinus pennsylvanica (Green Ash)
Ilex opaca (American Holly)
Liquidambar styraciflua (Sweet Gum)
Magnolia virginiana (Sweet Bay Magnolia)
Nyssa sylvatica (Black Gum)
Platanus occidentalis (American Sycamore)
Populus in variety (American Aspen)
Quercus palustris (Pin Oak)
Salix in variety (Willow)
Taxodium distichum (Bald Cypress)
Thuja occidentalis nigra (American Arborvitae)
Tilia americana (American Linden)

 Clethra alnifolia

Clethra alnifolia

Shrubs
Andromeda polifolia (Bog Rosemary)
Aronia arbutifolia (Chokeberry)
Calycanthus floridus (Carolina Allspice)
Chionanthus virginicus (Fringe Tree)
Clethra alnifolia (Sweet Pepperbush)
Cornus stolonifera (Red Twig Dogwood)
Ilex glabra (Inkberry)
Ilex verticillata (Winterberry)
Itea virginica (Virginia Sweetspire)
Lindera benzoin (Spice Bush)
Magnolia virginiana (Sweet Bay Magnolia)
Rhododendron viscosum (Swamp Azalea)
Salix in variety (Willow)
Vaccinium (Highbush Blueberry)
Viburnum dentatum (Arrowwood Viburnum)
Viburnum lentago (Nannyberry Viburnum)
Viburnum opulus (European Cranberrybush)

For Dry Locations

 Pinus strobus

Pinus strobus

Trees
Betula Populifolia (Grey Birch)
Caragana arborescens (Siberian Pea Tree)
Cornus florida (Flowering Dogwood)
Fraxinus pennsylvanica (Green Ash)
Gleditsia varieties (Locust)
Juniperus virginiana (Red Cedar)
Pinus strobus (Eastern White Pine)
Pinus sylvestris (Scotch Pine)
Prunus Virg. ‘Canada Red’ (Chokeberry)
Quercus coccinea (Scarlet Oak)
Quercus rubra (Red Oak)
Styphnolobrium japonica
Tilia cordata (Little-leaf Linden)

Shrubs
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (Common Bearberry)
Hamamelis (Ozark Witch Hazel)
Juniperus chin. sargenti (Juniper)
Juniperus conferta (Shore Juniper)
Juniperus horiz. varieties (Creeping Juniper)
Kalmia latifolia (Mountain Laurel)
Ligustrum in variety (Privet)
Myrica pensylvanica (Bayberry)
Parthenocissus quinquefolia (Virginia Creeper)
Prunus maritima (Beach Plum)
Rhamnus frangula (Alder Buckthorn)
Rhus in variety (Sumac)
Rosa rugosa (Japanese Rose)
Vaccinium angustifolium (Blueberry)
Viburnum lantana (Wayfaringtree Virburnum)
Viburnum prunifolium (Blackhaw Viburnum)
Yucca filamentosa (Adam’s Needle)

Perennial
Achillea (Yarrow)
Artemisia (Wormwood)
Coreopsis (Threadleaf Coreopsis)
Gypsophila (Baby’s Breath)
Hemerocallis (Daylily)
Lavandula (Lavender)

 Myrica pensylvanica

Myrica pensylvanica

Deer Resistant Plant Material

Abies (White Fir)
Buddleia (Butteryfly Bush)
Buxus (Boxwood)
Cephalotaxus (Japanese Plum Yew)
Cercis canadensis (Eastern Redbud)
Cotinus coggygria (Smoketree)
Cotoneaster (Rock Cotoneaster)
Crataegus (Green Hawthorn)
Cytisus (Common Broom)
Forsythia (Forsythia)
Ginkgo biloba (Maidenhair Tree)
Ilex glabra (Inkberry)
Juniperus (Cedar)
Larix decidua (European Larch)
Microbiota (Russian arbor-vitae)
Myrica pensylvanica (Bayberry)
Picea (Spruce)
Pieris
Prunus maritima (Beach Plum)
Sambucus canadensis (American Elder)
Skimmia
Spirea
Thuja plicata (Western Red Cedar)
Vitex (Chasetree)

 Viburnum setigerum

Viburnum setigerum

For Colorful Autumn Foliage

Red
Acer palm. atropurpureum (Japanese Maple)
Acer rubrum (Red Maple)
Acer saccharum (Sugar Maple)
Berberis sp. (Barberry)
Cornus sp. (Flowering Dogwood)
Cotoneaster horizontalis (Rock Cotoneaster)
Crataegus phaenopyrum (Washington Hawthorn)
Euonymus alatus (Drawf-winged Burning Bush)
Liquidambar styraciflua (Sweet Gum)
Nandina domestica (Heavenly Bamboo)
Oxydendrum arboreum (Sourwood)
Pyrus calleryana cvs. (Callery Pear)
Quercus borealis (Red Oak)
Quercus coccinea (Scarlet Oak)
Viburnum setigerum (Tea Viburnum)

 Betula papyrifera

Betula papyrifera

Bronze/Gold
Abelia grandiflora (Glossy Abelia)
Cryptomeria jap. ‘Lobbi’ (Japanese Cedar)
Fagus sp. (Beech)
Gleditsia sp. (Locust)

Yellow
Acer saccharum (Sugar Maple)
Betula papyrifera (Paper Birch)
Fraxinus penn. ‘Marshalls’ (Red Ash)
Ginkgo biloba (Maidenhair Tree)
Liriodendron tulipifera (Tulip Tree)

Purple
Acer platanoides ‘Crimson King’ (Norway Maple)
Euonymus fortunei ‘Coloratus’ (Wintercreeper Euonymus)
Prunus cerasifera ‘Newport’ (Cherry Plum)
Prunus cerasifera ‘Thundercloud’ (Cherry Plum)

 Magnolia grandiflora

Magnolia grandiflora

Attractive Fruits

Acer ginnala (Amur Maple)    Spring: red
Aucuba japonica (Spotted Laurel)    Winter: red
Berberis julianae (Wintergreen Barberry)    Fall: dark
Berberis thunbergii (Japanese Barberry)    
Winter: red
Clematis paniculata (Sweet Autumn Clematis)    
Fall: white
Cornus florida cvs. (Flowering Dogwood)    Fall: red
Cornus kousa (Kousa Dogwood)    Summer: red
Cotoneaster sp.    Fall and Winter: red
Crataegus sp. (Hawthorn)    Winter: red
Elaeagnus angustifolia (Oleaster)    Fall: yellow
Elaeagnus umbellata (Autumn Olive)    Fall: red
Ilex burfordii (Chinese Holly)    Winter: red
Ilex glabra (Ink Berry)    Summer: black
Ilex meserveae var. (Blue Holly)    Fall: red
Ilex opaca (American Holly)    Winter: red
Juniperus hor. ‘Bar Harbor’ (Creeping Juniper)    Fall: blue
Ligustrum ovalifolium (Privet)    Fall: dark
Lonicera tatarica ‘Zabelii’ (Tartarian Honeysuckle)    Spring: red
Magnolia grandiflora (Southern Magnolia)    Fall: red
Mahonia sp (Oregon Grape-holly)    Summer: blue
Malus var. (Crabapple)    Fall: red or yellow
Myrica pensylvanica (Bayberry)    Fall and Winter: gray
Nandina domestica (Heavenly Bamboo)    Winter: red
Oxydendrum arboreum (Sourwood)    Winter: dried brown
Pyracantha sp. (Firethorn)    Fall: dependent on variety
Viburnum sp.    Fall: red to black