Perennials Database

Welcome to our huge and growing perennial database where you can search by many key attributes to discover the perfect perennial for you.  If you want to design a garden, check out these garden design software options.

 We continually update this database, so please bookmark it and check back weekly.

 To learn more about each item in the gallery, click the title or image and you’ll be taken to the brief article about that plant/flower that provides key information (and in many cases an instructional video).



Knotweed (Persicaria affinis "Superba")



Details

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Common Name

Knotweed

Scientific Name

Persicaria affinis "Superba"

Type

Perennial

Sub-Type

Groundcover

Sun

Full sun

Water

Needs moderate moisture

Hardiness Zones

5 to 8

Soil pH

6-8

Flower Color

Pink

Special Characteristics

Deer-resistant, showy flowers, easy to grow

Height at Maturity

24-60"

Video



Large-flowered tickseed (Coreopsis grandiflora "Domino")



Details

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Common Name

Large-flowered tickseed

Scientific Name

Coreopsis grandiflora "Domino"

Type

Perennial

Sub-Type

Groundcover

Sun

Full sun

Water

Tolerates drought

Hardiness Zones

4 to 9

Soil pH

6.1-7.8

Flower Color

Yellow with maroon eye

Special Characteristics

Attracts butterflies, deer-resistant, tolerates rabbit, showy flowers, easy-to-grow

Height at Maturity

12-18”

Video



Knotweed (Persicaria polymorpha)



Details

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Common Name

Knotweed

Scientific Name

Persicaria polymorpha

Type

Perennial

Sub-Type

Groundcover

Sun

Full sun

Water

Needs moderate moisture

Hardiness Zones

4 to 9

Soil pH

6-8

Flower Color

White

Special Characteristics

Deer-resistant, showy flowers

Height at Maturity

36-60"

Video



Knotweed (Persicaria virginiana)



Details

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Common Name

Knotweed

Scientific Name

Persicaria virginiana

Type

Perennial

Sub-Type

Groundcover

Sun

Full sun to part shade

Water

Needs moderate moisture

Hardiness Zones

4 to 8

Soil pH

6-8

Flower Color

White to greenish-white, rarely pink

Special Characteristics

Attracts birds and butterflies, deer-resistant, showy flowers

Height at Maturity

24-36"

Video



Lance leaf blanket flower (Gaillardia aestivalis)



Details

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Common Name

Lance leaf blanket flower

Scientific Name

Gaillardia aestivalis

Type

Perennial

Sub-Type

Groundcover

Sun

Full sun

Water

Tolerates drought

Hardiness Zones

5 to 9

Soil pH

6.8-7.2

Flower Color

Yellow rays with brownish-purple center cone

Special Characteristics

Attracts butterflies, showy flowers, easy-to-grow, cut flowers

Height at Maturity

12-18”

Video



Lady's mantle (Alchemilla mollis)



Details

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Common Name

Lady's mantle

Scientific Name

Alchemilla mollis

Type

Perennial

Sub-Type

Groundcover

Sun

Full sun to part shade

Water

Needs moderate moisture

Hardiness Zones

3 to 8

Soil pH

5.8 - 6.8

Flower Color

Chartreuse

Special Characteristics

Tolerates rabbit, deer-resistant, showy flowers, cut flowers

Height at Maturity

12-18”

Video




Welcome to our perennial gallery.

Below you’ll see our massive (and growing) list of perennials organized in alphabetical order.

Each listing includes key information you may need for choosing the right perennial(s) for your yard including:

In many cases, we include an informative video showing how to grow/care for the specific perennial.

Enjoy.  We hope you find the gallery helpful.  We’re adding hundreds of perennials to our garden directory so be sure to bookmark this page.

Be sure to also check out our entire garden directory where you’ll find annuals as well.