Smooth Blue Aster

Smooth blue aster is an ideal choice for offering some color to your rain garden

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Big Bluestem

Including native grasses, sedges, and rushes into your rain garden is essential

 

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New York ironweed

New York ironweed is an ideal plant to place in the base of your garden

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Wild bergamot

 Wild bergamot is a stunning flower and a no-brainer for inclusion when planning your rain garden.

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Cardinal Flower 

This attractive red flower can be placed either in the bottom or along the slope of the rain garden

 

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Red Columbine

Besides being a unique-looking flower, the columbine’s root system is ideal for

 

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Hairy Beardtongue

This unusually named plant gets its name from the follicles growing on the flower

 

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Blue Vervain

Blue Vervain is another valuable plant because of its flexibility

 

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Ohio Spiderwort

Ohio Spiderwort is a drought-tolerant native with flowers that open only a single day 

 

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Swamp Rose Mallow

Swamp Mallow’s strikingly beautiful large, almost dinner plate size flowers

 

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