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

Abutilon palmeri

Indian Mallow

Acer rubrum 'Autumn Flame'

Red Maple

Acer rubrum 'Red Sunset'

Red Maple / Swamp Red Maple

Acer saccharum

Sugar Maple

Actaea pachypoda 'Misty Blue'

Misty Blue White Baneberry

Actaea rubra

Red Baneberry

Adiantum pedatum

Maidenhair Fern

Aesculus parviflora

Bottlebrush Buckeye

Agave palmeri

Palmer's Century Plant / Palmer's Agave

Agave parryi

Parry's agave / Century Plant

Allium cernuum

Nodding Onion / Nodding Wild Onion

Alnus serrulata

Tag Alder / Hazel Alder

Amelanchier alnifolia

Western Serviceberry

Amelanchier alnifolia 'Regent'

Saskatoon serviceberry

Amelanchier arborea

Downy serviceberry

Amelanchier canadensis


Amelanchier laevis

Allegheny Serviceberry

Amorpha canescens


Amorpha fruticosa

False Indigo Bush

Amsonia hubrichtii

Threadleaf bluestar

Andropogon gerardii

Big Bluestem

Andropogon gerardii 'Red October'

Big bluestem

Andropogon virginicus


Anemone canadensis


Aquilegia canadensis

Wild columbine

Aquilegia canadensis 'Corbett'

Wild Columbine

Aquilegia canadensis 'Little Lanterns'

Wild Columbine / Eastern Red Columbine

Aquilegia canadensis 'Pink Lanterns'

Wild Columbine

Aquilegia chrysantha

Golden Columbine

Aquilegia formosa

Western Columbine

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Massachusetts'

Common Bearberry

Aristolochia macrophylla

Dutchman's Pipe

Aronia arbutifolia

Red Chokeberry

Aronia arbutifolia 'Brilliantissima'

Red Chokeberry / (syn. Photinia pyriflolia)

Aronia melanocarpa

Black Chokeberry

Aronia melanocarpa 'Elata'

Black Chokeberry / Syn. Pyrus melanocarpa, Photinia melanocarpa

Aronia melanocarpa 'Morton'

Iroquois Beauty black chokeberry / syn. Photinia melanocarpa

Aronia melanocarpa 'Viking'

Black Chokeberry

Aruncus dioicus

Goat's Beard

Asarum canadense

Wild Ginger / Canadian Wildginger

Asclepias incarnata

Swamp Milkweed

Asclepias incarnata 'Ice Ballet'

Ice Ballet Swamp Milkweed

Asclepias linaria

Pineleaf milkweed

Asclepias subulata

Desert Milkweed

Asclepias syriaca

Common milkweed

Asclepias tuberosa

Butterfly Weed

Asclepias tuberosa 'Gay Butterflies'

Gay Butterflies butterfly weed

Asclepias tuberosa 'Hello Yellow'

Butterfly Weed

Asclepias verticillata

Whorled milkweed / Horsetail milkweed

Asimina triloba

Paw Paw

Aster azureus

Sky Blue Aster / Symphyotrichum oolentangiense

Aster cordifolius 'Avondale'

Blue wood aster / syn. Symphyotrichum cordifolium

Aster divaricatus

Woodland Aster / (Eurybia divaricata)

Aster divaricatus 'Eastern Star'

White wood aster / syn. Eurybia divaricata

Aster ericoides 'Snow Flurry'

Heath aster / syn. Symphyotrichum ericoides 'Snow Flurry'

Aster ericoides 'Syn. Symphyotrichum ericoides'

White Heath Aster

Aster laevis 'Bluebird'

Smooth Aster / Symphyotrichum laeve 'Bluebird'

Aster novae-angliae 'Alma Potchke'

New England Aster / Symphyotrichum novae-angliae 'Alma Pötschke'

Aster novae-angliae 'Purple Dome'

New England Aster / Symphyotrichum novae-angliae 'Purple Dome'

Aster novae-angliae 'Vibrant Dome'

Vibrant Dome New England Aster

Aster oblongifolius 'October Skies'

Aromatic aster / syn. Symphyotrichum oblongifolium

Aster oblongifolius 'Raydon's Favorite'

Aromatic aster / syn. Symphyotrichum oblongifolium

Athyrium filix-femina

Lady Fern

Athyrium filix-femina 'Lady in Red'

Lady Fern