Native Plants from American Beauties

Welcome to the American Beauties Native Plant Library. Here you will find native perennials, grasses, vines, trees and shrubs which attract wildlife and look great in the garden. You can view our native plants by common name or botanical name then scroll through the list to view a thumbnail image and introductory information. Click on a thumbnail image to see detailed information about that particular native plant.

If you are looking for just the right native plant or plants for your landscape, use our Plant Search to specify the kind of plant you are looking for.

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Botanical Name     Common Name

Pachysandra procumbens

Allegheny Spurge

Packera aurea

Golden Groundsel / syn. Senecio aureus

Panicum amarum 'Dewey Blue'

Switchgrass or beach grass

Panicum virgatum 'Cape Breeze'

Cape Breeze Switchgrass

Panicum virgatum 'Haense Herms'


Panicum virgatum 'Northwind'


Panicum virgatum 'Prairie Sky'


Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah'


Panicum virgatum 'Squaw'

Showy Switchgrass

Panicum virgatum 'Thundercloud'


Parthenium integrifolium

Wild Quinine,American Feverfew

Parthenocissus quinquefolia

Virginia Creeper

Paxistima canbyi

Canby's Mountain Lover

Penstemon baccharifolius

Rock Penstemon

Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red'

Tall White Beardtongue

Penstemon eatonii

Firecracker Penstemon

Penstemon parryi

Parry's Penstemon

Penstemon smallii

Small's Penstemon

Penstemon superbus

Coral or superb penstemon

Philadelphus lewisii 'Blizzard'

Wild Mock Orange

Phlox divaricata 'Blue Moon'

Woodland Phlox

Phlox divaricata 'Laphamii'

Lapham's Woodland Phlox

Phlox divaricata 'London Grove Blue'

Woodland Phlox

Phlox divaricata 'Manita'

Woodland Phlox / Manita Woodland Phlox

Phlox divaricata 'Mary Helen'

Woodland Phlox

Phlox divaricata 'Parksville Beach'

Woodland Phlox

Phlox glaberrima ssp. triflora 'Triple Play'

Smooth phlox

Phlox maculata 'Flower Power'

Flower Power Summer Phlox

Phlox maculata 'Natascha'

Natasha Summer Phlox

Phlox maculata 'Rosalind'

Meadow Phlox

Phlox paniculata 'Blue Paradise'

Garden Phlox

Phlox paniculata 'David'

Garden phlox

Phlox paniculata 'David's Lavender'

Garden phlox

Phlox paniculata 'Eva Cullum'

Garden Phlox

Phlox paniculata 'Jeana'

Jeana Garden Phlox

Phlox paniculata 'Robert Poore'

Garden phlox

Phlox paniculata 'Shortwood'

Summer Phlox

Phlox pilosa 'Lavender Cloud'

Lavender Cloud Prairie Phlox

Phlox stolonifera 'Blue Ridge'

Blue Ridge Creeping Phlox

Phlox stolonifera 'Fran's Purple'

Creeping Phlox

Phlox stolonifera 'Home Fires'

Home Fires Creeping Phlox

Phlox stolonifera 'Sherwood Purple'

Creeping Phlox

Phlox subulata 'Drummond Pink'

Creeping Phlox

Phlox subulata 'Emerald Blue'

Emerald Blue Moss Phlox

Phlox subulata 'Emerald Pink'

Moss Phlox

Physocarpus opulifolius

Atlantic Ninebark / Common Ninebark

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Centerglow'

Common Ninebark

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Monlo'

Diabolo® Ninebark

Physostegia virginiana 'Miss Manners'

Obedient Plant

Physostegia virginiana 'Pink Manners'

Pink Manners Obedient Plant

Physostegia virginiana 'Vivid'

obedient plant

Picea sitchensis 'Papoose'

Dwarf Sitka Spruce

Pieris floribunda

Mountain Fetterbush

Pinus strobus

Eastern White Pine

Podophyllum peltatum


Polemonium reptans

Jacob's Ladder

Polemonium reptans 'Stairway to Heaven'

Jacob's Ladder

Polygonatum biflorum

Solomon's Seal

Polystichum acrostichoides

Christmas Fern

Porteranthus trifoliatus

Bowman's Root / Syn. Gillenia trifoliata

Porteranthus trifoliatus 'Pink Profusion'

Bowman's root / syn. Gillenia trifoliata

Potentilla fruticosa 'Coronation Triumph'

Shrubby Cinquefoil / Syn. Dasyphora floribunda

Potentilla fruticosa 'Setting Sun'

Setting Sun Shrubby Cinquefoil / syn. Dasiphora fruticosa

Potentilla tridentata

Three-toothed Cinquefoil

Prunus maritima

Beach Plum

Prunus serotina

Black cherry

Prunus virginiana 'Canada Red'


Pycnanthemum flexuosum

Appalachian Mountain Mint

Pycnanthemum muticum

Short Toothed Mountain Mint

Pycnanthemum virginianum

Virginia mountainmint