Plant Finder

Find the perfect plant for your specific needs.

Enter a portion (minium 2 letters) of the plant name for which you are looking, then click the "Search" button.

Advanced Plant Search

Looking for just the right plant or plants for your landscape? Use our Plant Picker to specify the kind of plant you are looking for. Use any or all of the fields below then click Begin Search to see a list of the plants that fit your selection criteria.

Plant Type/Program:

Control-click (Mac users Command-click) to select multiple types to include in the search.

Bloom Color:

Height:

Spread:
You may leave one or both
fields blank if you wish.

Light Types

~ Full Sun (8+ hours of sun)
~ Light Shade (8 hours of intermittent or dappled sun)
~ Partial shade (4-6 hours of sun, afternoon shade)
~ Shade (less than 4 hours of sun, no midday sun)

Check any box below to find only plants having the specific characteristic(s). Otherwise, leave all boxes unchecked to maximize your search results based on the criteria above. You may need to check more than one box in a category to find all the possible choices for your location.

Exposure

Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Partial Shade
Shade

Soil Moisture Preference

Dry
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Moist
Wet

Attracts Wildlife

Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Pollinators
Songbirds

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Vole Resistant

Groundcover Foot-Traffic Tolerances

Light
Moderate
Heavy

Flowering Months

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

Foliage Color

Almost Black
Blue
Blue-Green
Bronze
Burgundy
Chartreuse
Gold
Gray-Green
Green
Multi-Color
Orange
Purple
Silver
White/Cream Variegation
Gold/Yellow Variegation
Silver Variegation
Burgundy Variegation

Attributes

Bog
Clay Soil
Climbing
Coastal
Container
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Drought Tolerant
East-Coast Native
Evergreen
Favorite
Fragrant
Interesting Foliage
Ground Cover
Long Blooming
Naturalizing
Reblooming
Rock Garden
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