Nodding Onion Gardens

Native Plant Nursery

Where Wildflowers Grow

Columbia Station, Ohio, USA


Ohio Native Plants - A through D

Our Native Ohio Plants

Listed by scientific name followed by the common name - Starting with the letter A through the letter D. Each of the Ohio native plants listed links to a second page that provides: lovely pictures, cultivation requirements, wildlife significance, natural plant distribution range, plant/seed providence and propagation notes.

Our Methods

The majority of our native plants are started from seed, stratified in cold storage and raised organically. We concentrate on bring plants to the market that are in their second season of growth having survived Ohio winters outside; their only protection being soil built up around their pots and a few inches of leaves.

Market Quality 

We pride ourselves in only bringing native Ohio plants to our events that would be capable of sitting on the finest nursery shelves in our area.

Agastache scrophulariaefolia

Allium cernuum - Nodding Onion

Anemone canadensis - Canadian Anemone

Aquilegia candensis - Wild Columbine

Arisaem triphyllum - Jack in the Pulpit

Argentina anserina - Silverweed

Asarum canadense - Wild Ginger

Asclepias exaltata - Poke Milkweed

Asclepias incarnata - Swamp Milkweed

Asclepias sullivantii - Prairie Milkweed

Asclepias syriaca - Common Milkweed

Asclepias tuberosa - Butterfly Weed

Asclepias verticillata - Whorled Milkweed

Baptisia australis - Wild Blue Indigo

Blephilia hirsuta - Hairy Wood Mint

Caltha palustris - Marsh Marigolds

Campanulastrun americanum - Tall Bellflower

Chelone glabra - Turtlehead

Conoclinium coelestinum - Mist Flower

Coreopsis tinctoria - Plains Coreopsis

Dalea purpurea - Prairie Clover