Nodding Onion Gardens

Native Plant Nursery

Where Wildflowers Grow

Columbia Station, Ohio, USA


Ohio Native Plants - I through L

Our Native Ohio Plants

Listed by scientific name followed by the common name - Starting with the letter I through the letter L. 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.

Impatiens capensis - Forget-me-not

Iris cristata - Woodland Iris

Iris versicolor - Blue Flag Iris

Lobelia Cardinalis - Cardinal Flower

Lobelia siphilitica 'Alba' - White Cardinal Flower

Lobelia siphilitica - Great Blue Lobelia

Ludwigia alternifolia - Seedbox
Ludwigia alternifolia - Seedbox
Ludwigia alternifolia - Seedbox
Click on Link for cultivation information

Lupines perennis -Wild Lupine