Nodding Onion Gardens

Native Plant Nursery

Columbia Station, Ohio, USA

 

Ohio Native Plants That Perfer Sun/Part Sun - H to Z

This is the second page of Nodding Onion Garden's Plants that prefer sun to part sun.


Sneezeweed
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Does well in full sun but needs moisture.
Downy Sunflower
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Once these sunflowers become established they provide a nice buffet for Goldfinches.
Early Sunflower
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This plant blooms for several months, simple but a "work horse"
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White Lobelia
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White Lobelia were the "prized project" of my father. Roger Dahlin. They were very heat tolerant, waiting to see how they handle the cold.
Cardinal Flower

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I have found Cardinal Flowers do well in full sun as long as the remain moist.


Monarda fistulosa
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I had this in full sun right next to my tomato plants - tons of bees.
Blue Lobelia
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I planted several of these if full sun/moist spot. They did very well even in the scorching heat of 2012
Penstemon digitalis
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2013 - I will also have, Penstemon hirsutus. A bit smaller/more color.
Physostegia virginiana
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If you need a plant to 'fill in", this is the one. Sun/part sun.
Pycnanthemum tenuifoliu
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I grew this in both full sun and part, it did well with both.
Ratibida pinnata
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This plant reminds me of a lazy summer afternoon - nice and relaxing. Did well in full and part sun.
Rudbeckia laciniata
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I love the leaves on this plant. Mine were over 5 ft, it not small garden plant.
Silphium perfoliatum
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This is one of my favorite plants - I grow mine in full sun in a naturally moist area.
Tradescantia ohiensis
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Seems to do well in part sun. Last summer's heat was hard on this plant. The ones in part sun did better.
Verbesina alternifolia
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If I were a bee keeper this is the plant I would raise.