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PLANT LIST
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* indicates very low water requirements

Trees

» Acer ginnala (Amur Maple)
» Amelanchier alnifolia (Saskatoon)*
» Caragana (Caragana)
» Catalpa speciosa (Catalpa)
» Celtis occidentalis
» Crataegus (Hawthorn)
» Eleagnus angustifolia (Russian Olive)*
» Ginkgo biloba (Maidenhair Tree)
» Gymnocladus dioica (Kentucky Coffee Tree)
» Koelreuteria paniculata (Golden Rain Tree)
» Picea pungens (Colorado Spruce)
» Pinus aristata (Bristlecone Pine)
» Pinus ponderosa (Ponderosa Pine)*
» Prunus armeniaca (Apricot)
» Prunus virginiana (Chokecherry)
» Pseudotsuga menziesii (Douglas Fir)
» Quercus macrocarpa (Burr Oak)
» Rhus typhina (Staghorn Sumac)*
» Robinia (Locust)
» Salix matsudana ‘Tortuosa’(Corkscrew Willow)
» Sophora japonica (Japanese Pagoda Tree)


Shrubs

» Artemesia trilobata (Bigleaf Sage)*
» Buxus sempervirens (Boxwood)
» Cariopteris clandonensis (Blue Mist Shrub)
» Cercis canadensis (Eastern Redbud)
» Chaenomeles (Flowering Quince)
» Chrysothamnus nauseosus (Rabbitbrush)*
» Cotinus (Smoke Bush)
» Cytisus (Broom)
» Eleagnus comutata (Wolf Willow)
» Euonymus alata (Winged Burning Bush)
» Exochorda (Pearl Bush)
» Fallugia paradoxa (Apache Plume)
» Forsythia (Forsythia)
» Hippophae rhamnoides (Sea Buckthorn)
» Holodiscus discolor (Ocean Spray)
» Juniperus scopulorum (Juniper)*
» Kolkwitzia (Beautybush)
» Lonicera (Honeysuckle)
» Mahonia aquifolium
» Perovskia (Russian Sage)
» Philadelphus (Mock Orange)
» Physocarpus (Ninebark)
» Pinus mugho(Mugo Pines)
» Potentilla (Shrubby Cinquefoil)
» Prunus species (Flowering Almond)
» Rhus glabra (Smooth Sumac)*
» Rhus aromatica (Fragrant Sumac)
» Rhus typhina (Staghorn Sumac)
» Ribes aurea (Golden Currant)*
» Rosa ( Rose – Shrub types)
» Rosa woodsii (Wood’s Rose)*
» Sambucus canadensis (Elderberry)
» Spirea species (Spirea)
» Symphoricarpos (Snowberry)
» Syringa species (Lilac)
» Tamarix (Tamarisk)
» Taxus (Yew)
» Viburnum (Viburnum)


Ornamental Grasses

» Arrhenatherum‘Variegatum’ (Bulbous Oat Grass)
» Bouteloua gracilis (Blue grama)
» Calamagrostis a. ‘Karl Foerster’ (Feather Reed)
» Deschampsia (Tufted Hair Grass)
» Elymus ( Wild Rye)
» Festuca ovina glauca (Blue Fescue)
» Helictotrichon sempervirens (Blue Oat Grass)
» Koeleria cristata (Prairie June Grass)
» Miscanthus sinensis (Chinese Silver Grass)
» Panicum virgatum (Switch Grass)
» Pennisetum alopecuroides (Hardy Fountain Grass)
» Schizachyrium scoparium (Little Bluestem)


Vines

» Campsis radicans (Trumpetvine)
» Parthenocissus (Virginia Creeper)
» Polygonum aubertii
» Vitis (Grape)
» Wisteria sinensis (Wisteria)


Ground Covers

» Alchemilla mollis (Lady’s Mantle)
» Antennaria (Meadow Pussytoes)
» Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (Kinnickinick)
» Bergenia (Bergenia)
» Brunnera (Perennial Forget-me-not)
» Cerastium tomentosum (Snow in Summer)
» Cotoneaster (Cotoneaster)
» Delosperma (Hardy Ice Plant)
» Euphorbia (Spurge)
» Galium (Sweet Woodruff)
» Genista lydia (Broom)
» Hemerocallis (Daylily)
» Heuchera (Coral Bells)
» Juniperus (Juniper)
» Lamium (Spotted Dead Nettle)
» Polygonum affine (Himalayan Fleece Flower)
» Sedum (Stonecrop)
» Sempervivum (Houseleek)
» Stachys (Lambs Ears)
» Thymus (Wooly Thyme)
» Yucca (Yucca)


Perennials

» Achillea (Yarrow)
» Agastache (Wild Hyssop)
» Anaphalis (Pearly Everlasting)
» Anemone patens (Prairie Crocus)*
» Anemone pulsatilla (Pasque flower)
» Artemesia (Sage)
» Aster (Michaelmas Daisy)
» Aurinia (Basket of Gold
» Callirhoe (Poppy Mallow)
» Campanula (Campanula)
» Centaurea (Perennial Bachelor Button)
» Centranthus (Valerian)
» Coriopsis (Tickseed)
» Dianthus (Pinks)
» Echinacea (Coneflower)
» Echinops (Globe Thistle)
» Epimedium (Bishop’s Hat)
» Erigeron (Fleabnae)
» Eriogonum umbellatum (Sulphur Flower)
» Eryngium (Sea Holly)
» Gaillardia (Gaillardia)
» Gypsophila (Baby’s Breath)
» Helianthemum (Sun Rose)
» Iberis sempervirens (Candy Tuft)
» Iris (Iris)
» Lavandula (Lavender)
» Liatris (Gayfeather)
» Mamillaria vivpara (Purple Cactus)*
» Oenothera (Evening Primrose)*
» Opuntia (Prickly Pear Cactus)*
» Papaver (Poppy)
» Penstemon (Penstemon)
» Physaria alyssoides (Bladderpod)
» Ratibida (Mexican Hat Plant)
» Salvia (Garden Sage)
» Santolina (Lavender Cotton)
» Verbascum (Mullein)
» Zauschneria (Hummingbird Trumpet)


Annuals

» Cosmos (Cosmos)
» Eschscholzia (California Poppy)
» Gomphrena (Globe Amaranth)
» Lavatera (Annual Mallow)
» Portulaca (Moss Rose)
» Salvia (Annual Sage)
» Tropaeolum (Nasturtium)
» Zinnia (Zinnia)


Naturalized Grass Seed Mix (Suitable for Hydroseeding)

16% Orchardgrass, 17% Crested Wheatgrass, 25% Tall Fescue, 25% Tetraploid Perennial Ryegrass, 4% Timothy, 9% Creeping Red Fescue, 3% Kentuckey Bluegrass and 1% Red Top


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