jhugart's Plant List

Viewing all plants in the category: Water - Once a Week

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National Park Service photo Wood anemone (Anemone quinquefolia)
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Blooms - April
Blooms - May
Blooms - June
Exposure - Shade
Minnesota Native
Soil - Acidic pH Preference
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Spring Ephemerals
Water - Once a Week
Grows equally in wetlands and non-wetlands. Height: 4" to 8". Spacing: 6" to 10". Woodland habitat.
Columbine - Aquilegia canadensis 004 Eastern Red Columbine (Aquilegia canadensis)
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Exposure - Sunny
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Planting Bed - Central
Section - Central bed - Hummingbird
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Water - Once a Week
fragrant flower clusters in butterfly garden Common Milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)
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Exposure - Sunny
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Planting Bed - Driveway
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Water - Once a Week
Image White Wild indigo (Baptisia alba)
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Exposure - Sunny
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Planting Bed - East
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Water - Once a Week
Minnesota DNR considers this to be B. lactea or B.leucantha, though they are listed as different plants here, and this entry has more details. May 22, 2020: Obtained plant (Acquired five plants from Mother Earth Gardens in northeast Minneapolis, MN.)
May 22, 2020: Transplanted (Put five plants in the East bed.)
Image Cutleaf Toothwort (Cardamine concatenata)
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Blooms - April
Blooms - May
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Soil - Acidic pH Preference
Soil - Alkaline pH Preference
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Spring Ephemerals
Water - Once a Week
Grows in nonwetlands. Height: 8" to 16". Spacing: 6" to 12".
Image Spring Beauty (Claytonia virginica)
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Blooms - April
Blooms - May
Blooms - June
Exposure - Sunny
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Planting Bed - West
Soil - Acidic pH Preference
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Spring Ephemerals
Water - Once a Week
Generally not found in wetlands. Height: 3" to 6". Spacing: 6" to 10".
Image Dutchman's Breeches (Dicentra cucullaria)
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Blooms - April
Blooms - May
Exposure - Shade
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Soil - Alkaline pH Preference
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Spring Ephemerals
Water - Once a Week
Not a wetlands plant. Height: 4" to 12". Spacing: 6" to 12".
Diervilla lonicera flower cluster on a four year old shrub Northern Bush Honeysuckle (Diervilla lonicera)
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Exposure - Shade
Exposure - Sunny
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
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Soil - Acidic pH Preference
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Water - Once a Week
My Plant White Trout-Lily (Erythronium albidum)
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Blooms - April
Blooms - May
Exposure - Shade
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Soil - Acidic pH Preference
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Spring Ephemerals
Water - Once a Week
Usually not found in wetlands. Height: 4" to 8". Spacing: 3" to 6".
Image Trout Lily (Erythronium americanum)
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Blooms - April
Blooms - May
Exposure - Shade
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Soil - Acidic pH Preference
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Spring Ephemerals
Water - Once a Week
Not found in wetlands. Height: 4" to 8". Spacing: 4" to 6".
Image Cardinal Flower (Lobelia cardinalis)
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Exposure - Sunny
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Planting Bed - Central
Section - Central bed - Hummingbird
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Water - Once a Week
top of plant Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum)
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Exposure - Sunny
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Planting Bed - Central
Section - Central bed - Grassland
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Water - Once a Week
May 2, 2019: Transplanted (Put in the ground. Four plants.)
May 5, 2020: Miscellaneous Event (Noticed new leaves on at least one plant today.)
Image Switch Grass (Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah')
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Exposure - Sunny
Minnesota Native
Planting Bed - Central
Section - Central bed - Grassland
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Water - Once a Week
June 5, 2020: Obtained plant (Purchased from Mother Earth Gardens in northeast Minneapolis.)
In the meadow. Gray-Headed Coneflower (Ratibida pinnata)
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Exposure - Sunny
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Planting Bed - Central
Section - Central bed - Mercury 7
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Water - Once a Week
Image Prairie Dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis)
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Exposure - Sunny
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Planting Bed - Central
Section - Central bed - Grassland
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Water - Once a Week
Greenery seems to emerge quickly from dried leaves in the spring. June 2, 2019: Transplanted (Put in the ground. Six plants.)
Just now beginning to bloom (mid Sept., north-central MA) New England Aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae)
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Exposure - Sunny
Exposure - Partial Sun/Shade
Minnesota Native
Planting Bed - East
Soil - Neutral pH Preference
Water - Once a Week
In the spring, when new greenery comes up, the old stems can be pulled off and set into a brush pile. September 16, 2017: Obtained plant (Plant was an extra left-over from Noah Frese's Eagle Scout service project on this date.)
April 7, 2020: Plant emerged (Somewhere around here I noticed new growth in a picture. It is somewhat obscured by the dried out old growth from last year. I did eventually prune that away in order to make a brush pile.)
May 22, 2020: Obtained plant (Bought one leggy plant at Mother Earth Gardens in northeast Minneapolis, MN.)
May 22, 2020: Transplanted (Added new plant next to existing one in East bed.)

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