Vermont Native Perennials
Below are perennials that are native to the state of Vermont. Included on this list are some cultivars (cultivated varieties) and naturally-occurring hybrids that vary only slightly from the parent species.
Some native gardeners choose to incorporate cultivars into their plantings and some do not. You can identify these plants by the addition of an extra name at the end (such as 'May Breeze').
- Lonicera sempervirens Honeysuckle
- Pycnanthemum muticum Clustered Mountain Mint
- Phlox divaricata 'Blue Moon' Woodland Phlox
- Lonicera sempervirens 'John Clayton' Honeysuckle
- Viola sororia 'Freckles' Violet
- Monarda punctata Spotted Bee Balm
- Physostegia virginiana 'Pink Manners' Obedient Plant
- Lobelia cardinalis Cardinal Flower
- Aquilegia canadensis Eastern Red Columbine
- Monarda fistulosa Wild Bergamot
- Clematis virginiana Virgin's Bower
- Physostegia virginiana 'Miss Manners' Obedient Plant