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PNP indicates that the plant is included in the Portland Native Plant list. Scientific name USDA Zone Height X Width Description Common name Water Exposure Native Perennials and Groundcovers Achillea millefolium 3 30" X 2' Native. White, flat flowers in sum- Common Yarrow Low Sun-Part mer. Good cut/dried flowers. PNP Achyls triphylla 10" X 6" Native. Three lobed leaf with stalk Vanilla Leaf Med. Shade-Part of white flowers above leaf. PNP Adiantum aleuticum 5 18" X 18" Native. Delicate looking leaves Western Maidenhair Fern Med. Shade with black stems. PNP Alisma plantago-aquatica 5 12" X 12" Native. White flowers in June. Water Plaintain High Sun Needs constantly wet soil. Allium cernuum 4 15" X 12" Native. Pink flowers in summer. Nodding Onion Med. Sun Great for rock gardens. PNP Anaphalis margaritacea 3 2' X 1' Native. Gray-green leaves. Papery Pearly Everlasting L-M Sun white flowers in late Summer. PNP Antennaria argentea (luzuloides) 5 15" x 15" Native. Drought tolerant. White Silver Pussytoes Low Sun flowers in June. Aquilegia formosa 3 15' X 15' Native. Red flowers in May to Aug. Red Columbine Low Sun-Part Attracts hummers, butterflies.PNP Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 2 8" X 4' Native evergreen. Pink flowers. Kinnikinnick Low Sun-Part Red berries. Good groundcover.PNP Armeria maritima 4 10" X 1' Native evergreen. Mound of leaves. Sea Thrift Med. Sun-Part Pink or white flowers April-June. Aruncus sylvester 4 4' X 3' Native. Creamy white flowers in Goatsbeard Med. Shade-Part June and July. PNP Asarum caudatum 4 4" X 2' Native. Large, heart shaped leaves. Wild Ginger High Shade-Part Brown flowers early Spring. PNP Asclepias speciosa 4 4' X 3' Native. Lilac flowers July to Sept. Showy Milkweed Med. Sun Feeds hummers, Monarch butterfly. Aster subspicatus 5 2' X 2' Native. Drought tolerant. Purple Douglas Aster Med. Sun flowers in summer to fall. PNP Athyrium filix-femina 4 2' X 2' Fine double cut leaves arch up and Lady Fern Med. Shade-Part out. PNP Balsamorhiza sagittata 4 15" X 15" Native. Drought tolerant. Yellow Arrowleaf Balsamroot Low Sun flowers in spring. Blechnum spicant 7 2' X 2' Low spreading sterile fronds and Deer Fern Med. Shade-Part upright fertile fronds. PNP Boykinia major 7 2' x 2' Native. White flowers summer to Large Boykinia Med. Shade fall. Camassia quamash 6 18" X 12" Native bulb. Blue flowers in Common Camas High Sun-Part spring. PNP Carex barbarae 5 30" X 30" Native. Wetlands. Used by native Santa Barbara Sedge High Sun Americans to weave baskets. Carex obnupta 5 2' X 2' Native. Grass-like. Spreads easily. Slough Sedge M-H Sun-Part Great for erosion control. Carex tumulicola 8 18" X 18" Native evergreen grass. Tuft of Berkeley Sedge Med. Sun-Part narrow green leaves. PNP Ceanothus prostratus 5 4" X 3' Native. Drought tolerant. Purple or Prostrate Ceanothus Low Sun blue flowers in June. Groundcover Clarkia amoena 4 30" x 2' Native annual. Drought tolerant. Farewell-to-spring Low Sun Pink flowers in June. Feeds bees. Cornus canadensis 1 3" X 2' Deciduous. White flowers in Bunchberry Med. Sun-Shade spring. Red berries in fall. PNP Deschampsia caespitosa 4 18" X 12" Native. Dark green clump of grass. Tufted Hair Grass High Sun-Part Seed stalks produce plantlets.PNP Dicentra formosa 3 12" X 18" Native. Dark fern-like leaves. Western Bleeding Heart Low Shade-Part Pink flowers April to June. PNP Disporum hookeri 18" X 18" Native. Nodding white flowers in Hooker's Fairy-bell Med. Sun-Shade spring. Red berries. PNP Dodecatheon dentatum 5 1' x 1' Native. White flowers in spring. White Shooting Star Med. Sun Feeds bees. PNP Dodecatheon pulchellum 5 1' x 1' Native. Magenta flowers in spring. Few Flowered Shooting Star Med. Sun-Part Feeds bees. PNP Dryas octopetala 6" X 6" Native evergreen groundcover. White Mountain Avens Low Sun flowers in summer. Eleocharis palustris 4 3' X 3' Native wetland plant. Seed heads on Creeping Spike-rush High Sun 3' spikes for birds and amphibians. Elymus glaucus 4 2' X 2' Native. Dense clumps of blue grass. Blue Wild Rye Low Sun blue grass. PNP Erigeron glaucus 7 18' X 18" Native evergreen. Light purple Seaside Daisy Med. Sun-Part flowers spring to fall. Erigeron speciosus 3 18" X 18" Native. Drought tolerant. Lavender Showy Fleabane Med. Sun petals with yellow center. Summer Eriogonum umbellatum 4 3' X 2' Native evergreen. Drought tolerant. Sulphur Flower Low Sun Yellow flowers in summer. Eriophyllum lanatum 5 18" X 18" Native. Drought tolerant. Yellow Oregon Sunshine Low Sun flowers spring to summer. Erythronium oregonum 6 12" X 6" Native. Showy white flowers in White Fawn Lily Med. Part Shade spring. Eschscholzia californica 5 1' X 2' Yellow, pink, or white poppies all California Poppy L-M Sun summer. Remove dead flowers. PNP Festuca occidentalis 4 2' X 2' Native. Drought tolerant. Blue- Western Fescue Low Sun-Part green foliage. Festuca idahoensis 5 1' X 1' Native evergreen. Drought tolerant. Idaho Fescue Low Sun Blue foliage. Festuca roemeri 7 2' X 2' Native evergreen. Drought tolerant. Roemer's Fescue Low Sun Blue-green foliage. Fragaria chiloensis 4 6" X 1' Native evergreen groundcover. White Wild Strawberry Med. Sun-Part flowers in spring. Red berries. Fragaria vesca 6 6" X 1' Native evergreen groundcover. Wood Strawberry Low Sun-Part Drought tolerant. PNP Fragaria virginiana 5 6" X 1' Native evergreen groundcover. Wild Strawberry Low Sun-Part Drought tolerant. PNP Gaillardia aristata 3 2' X 2' Native. Daisy-like yellow, bronze Blanket Flower Low Sun or red flowers for butterflies. Gaultheria ovatifolia 8 3" X 12" Native evergreen groundcover. Pink Oregon Wintergreen High Part Sun flowers in summer. Edible berries Gilia capitata 4 6" X 1' Native. Drought tolerant. Bluehead Gilia Med. Sun Helenium hoopesii 4 3' x 1' Native. Drought tolerant. Yellow- Orange Sneezeweed Med. Sun orange flowers in summer Heuchera micrantha 4 18" X 18" Native. Drought tolerant. White Alum Root Low Sun-Part flowers spring to summer. PNP Iris douglasiana 5 15" X 15" Native. Cream to purple flowers Douglas iris Med. Shade-Part in May. PNP Iris missouriensis 4 2' X 1' Native. Blue t deep violet flowers Rocky Mountain Iris Med. Sun in May. Likes wet soil. Iris tenax 5 15" X 18" Native. Purple flowers with yellow Oregon iris Low Sun-Part or white. Drought tolerant. PNP Juncus ensofolius 5 2' X 2' Native evergreen. Tolerates wet Common Rush Med. Sun soil. PNP Ligustichum apifolium 7 3' X 3' Native. Drought tolerant. White Parsley-leaf Lovage Low Sun flowers in June Lilium columbianum 30" X 12" Native. Orange flowers with purplish Tiger Lily Med. Sun-Part spots in summer. PNP Limnanthes douglasii 15" X 15" Native self sowing annual. Yellow Douglas' Meadowfoam High Sun and white spring flowers. Linum lewisii 5 15" X 12" Native. Delicate blue flowers on Blue Flax Low Sun slender stalks. Drought tolerant. Lupinus rivularis 2' X 2' Native. Purple-blue flowers in Stream-bank Lupine Med. Part Sun spring. Lupinus polyphyllus 4' X 1' Native. Short lived but reseeds.PNP Large-leaved Lupine L-M Sun-Shade Blue, purple or violet flowers. Lysichitum armericanum 6 2' X 1' Native. Yellowish flower in May. Skunk Cabbage High Sun-Part Needs wet soil. PNP Maianthemum dilatatum 1' X 1' Native. White flowers in spring to False Lily of the Valley M-H Part Sun summer. Spreads. PNP Mimulus guttatus 18" X 18" Native. Yellow flowers in spring to Yellow Monkey Flower M-H Sun-Part summer. Spreads. Nuphar polysepalum 4 1' X 2' Native. Yellow flowers in summer. Spatterdock High Sun Grows in 3' to 5' deep water. Oxalis oregana 3 6" X 30" Native groundcover for shade. White Wood Sorrel Med. Shade-Part flowers April-June. PNP Penstemon richardsonii 2' X 2' Native. Pinkish flowers in late Richardson's Penstemon Med. Part Sun summer to fall. Penstemon serrulatus 18" X 18" Native. Purple flowers in summer. Cascade Penstemon Med. Sun-Part Good cut flowers. PNP Petasites frigidus 15" X 15" Native. White flowers in spring. Sweet Coltsfoot High Shade-Part Large round leaves. PNP Phlox diffusa 4" X 1' Native evergreen. Pink flowers in Spreading Phlox Med. Sun spring. Polemonium pulcherimum 5 10" X 10" Native. Drought tolerant. Blue Jacob's Ladder Low Sun flowers in June. Polypodium glycyrrhiza 10" X 10" Native evergreen. Edible root Licorice Fern High Shade tastes like licorice. Polystichum munitum 5 3' X 3' Native evergreen. Excellent for Western Sword Fern L-M Shade-Part woodsy area. Tolerates dry. PNP Potentilla pacifica 6" X 1' Native groundcover. Yellow flowers Pacific Silverweek Med. Sun in spring to summer. Rubus pedatus 4 2" X 6' Native evergreen groundcover. Small Evergreen Blackberry Low Sun-Part white flowers. Edible red fruit. Sagittaria latifolia 4 2' X 2' Native. White flowers in late sum- Wapato High Sun mer. Produces edible tuber. Saxifraga rufidula 6" X 6" Native. White flowers in spring to Rusty-hair Saxifrage High Part Shade summer. Scabiosa columbaria 5 18" X 18" Blue, pink or white flowers June to Pincushion Low Sun-Part frost. WL hummingbird butterflies Scirpus microcarpus 5 3' X 3' Native. White flowers in summer. Small Flowered Bulrush High Sun-Part PNP Sedum lanceolatum 5 3" X 1' Native groundcover. Yellow flowers Stonecrop Low Sun in late spring. Drought tolerant. Sedum oreganum 7 3" X 1' Native evergreen groundcover. Oregon Stonecrop L-M Sun Yellow flowers in summer. PNP Sedum spathulifolium 5 4" X 4" Native evergreen. Drought tolerant. Spatula-leaf Stonecrop Low Sun-Part Yellow flowers May to July. PNP Sidalcea campestris 7 4' X 18" Native. Drought tolerant. Meadow-Checkermallow Med. Sun Feeds bees and butterflies. Sisyrinchium angustifolium 12" X 12" Native. Reddish-purple flowers in Blue-eyed Grass Med. Sun spring. PNP Sisyrinchium bellum 8 10" X 8" Native. Drought tolerant. Blue Blue-eyed Grass Low Sun flowers spring to summer. Sisyrinchium californicum 8 15" X 15" Native. Drought tolerant. Yellow Yellow-eyed Grass Low Part Sun spring flowers attract butterfly. Sisyrinchium douglasii 12" X 12" Native. Reddish-purple flowers in Grass-widow Med. Sun spring. PNP Smilacina racemosa 3 3' X 1' Tall plumes of fuzzy white flowers. False Solomon's Seal M-H Shade-Part Red & white speckled fruit. PNP Smilacina stellata 18" x 18" Native. White flowers in spring to Starry False Solomon's Seal L-M Shade-Part summer. PNP Solidago canadensis 4 3' X 3' Native. Drought tolerant. Yellow Goldenrod Low Sun flowers summer to fall. PNP Synthyris reniformis 3" X 3" Native. Purple blossoms late winter Spring Queen Med. Part Shade to spring. Tellima grandiflora 2" X 1' Native. Pink flowers in spring to Fringe Cup Med. Part Shade Summer. Spreads. Thalictrum occidentale 6 30' X 30' Native. Drought tolerant. Pink and Western Meadow Rue Med. Part Shade green flowers spring to summer. Tiarella trifoliata 10" X 12" Native. Small white flowers in dense Foamflower Med. Shade patches. PNP Tolmiea menziesii 2' X 2' Native. Maroon flowers in spring to Piggyback Plant M-H Shade-Part Summer. Spreads. PNP Trillium ovatum 4 1' X 6" Native. Three leaves with white Western Trillium Med. Shade-Part flowers in March. Acid soil. PNP Typha latifolia 4 6' X 4' Native bog plant. Makes thick Cattails High Sun clumps in moist soil. PNP Vancouveria hexandra 10" X 8" Native. White flowers spring to Inside-out Flower L-M Sun-Shade summer. PNP Veratrum californicum 3 5' X 2' Native. Green flowers May-June. California Corn Lily High Shade-Part Deep veined leaves. Poisonous roots. Viola adunca 4" X 6" Native. Purple flowers in spring to Early Blue Violet Med. Shade-Part summer. Attracts butterflies. Viola glabella 6 8" X 8" Native. Small heart-shaped flowers. Yellow Wood Violet Med. Shade-Part Small yellow spring flowers. PNP Viola sempervirens 4" X 6" Native evergreen. Pale yellow flow- Evergreen Violet Med. Shade-Part er. Woodwardia fimbriata 8 6' X 5' Native. Drought tolerant. Evergreen Giant Chain Fern Med. Part Shade fronds. Shrubs Amelanchier alnifolia 4 10' X 6' Native. White flowers in Spring. Western Serviceberry Med. Sun-Part Purplish berries feed birds. PNP Arctostaphylos columbiana 7 6' X 6' Native evergreen. Drought tolerant. Hairy Manzanita Low Sun Pink flowers in spring. Azalea occidentale 4 5' X 5' Native deciduous. Fragrant flowers Western Azalea Med. Sun-Part for hummingbirds and butterflies. Ceanothus integerrimus 5 8' X 6' Native evergreen. Drought tolerant. Mountain Lilac, Deer Brush Low Sun-Part Blue flowers in late Spring . Ceanothus thyrsiflorus 7 15' X 10' Native evergreen. Drought tolerant. Blue Blossom Low Sun Blue blossoms in spring and fall. Ceanothus velutinus var. laeve. 1 15' X 15' Native evergreen. Drought tolerant. Mountain Balm Low Sun White flowers in mid-spring. PNP Cercocarpus ledifolius 3 12' X 10' Evergreen. Yellow funnel flowers in Curl-leaf Mtn. Mahogany Low Sun-Part spring. Drought tolerant. Clematis columbiana 4 1' X 3' Native. Drought tolerant. Violet- Rock Clematis Med. Sun blue flowers in spring. Cornus sericea occidentalis 3 8' X 8' Deciduous native. Drought tolerant. Red Osier Dogwood Med. Sun-Part White flowers in spring. PNP Corylus cornuta var. califor. 3 20' X 20' Native deciduous. Suckers freely Hazelnut Med. Sun-Part for hedge. Yellow Fall leaves. Fuchsia magellanica 4 4' X 4' Native deciduous. Violet, white and Hardy Fuchsia High Part Shade red flowers July-Oct. Garrya elliptica 5 8' X 8' Evergreen native. Leaves with woolly Coast Silk Tassel Low Sun-Part yellowish catkins in January. Gaultheria shallon 6 2' X 3' Native evergreen. Pink flowers in Salal L-M Sun-Shade spring. Black edible berries. PNP Heteromeles arbutifolia 7 8' X 5' Deciduous native. Drought tolerant. Toyon Low Sun white flowers summer. Red berries Holodiscus discolor 4 12' X 10' Native deciduous. White flowers in Ocean Spray Low Sun-Part May to July. Drought tolerant.PNP Juniperus communis 3 1' X 6' Native evergreen. Many forms. Very Common Juniper Low Sun drought tolerant. Berries. Linnaea borealis 6" X 2' Native evergreen. Pairs of fragrant Twinflower Med. Sun-Part pink flowers in May. PNP Lonicera involucrata 3 8' X 7' Native deciduous. Yellow flowers in Black Twinberry Med. Sun-Part May. Black berries. PNP Mahonia aquifolium 5 5' X 3' Native evergreen. Yellow flowers in Oregon Grape Low Sun-Shade March. Black, edible berries. PNP Mahonia nervosa 6 2' X 4' Native evergreen. Yellow flowers in Leatherleaf Mahonia L-M Sun-Part spring. Drought tolerant. PNP Mahonia repens 4 2' X 3' Native evergreen. Yellow flowers in Creeping Oregon Grape L-M Sun-Shade spring. Blue berries in Fall. Myrica californica 7 10' X 8' Native evergreen. Excellent hedge California Wax Myrtle Low Sun-Shade or screen. Oemleria cerasiformis 6 8' X 5' Native. Drought Tolerant. Yellow Indian Plum Low Shade-Part flowers in April. PNP Philadelphus lewisii 4 8' X 5' Native deciduous. Fragrant white Native Mockorange Low Sun-Part summer flowers. Fall yellow. PNP Physocarpus capitatus 2 12' X 10' Native. White flowers in spring. Native Ninebark M-H Sun-Part Tolerates wet to medium soil. PNP Populus trichocarpa 100' X 25' Native. Stabilizes stream banks. Black Cottonwood Med. Sun Cottony seeds. PNP Prunus virginiana 2 15' X 10' Native deciduous. Clusters of white Choke Cherry Med. Sun-Part flowers. Black berries. Rhododendron macrophyllum 5 8' x 8' Native Evergreen. Pink flowers in Pacific Rhododendron Med. Shade-Part late spring. PNP Ribes sanguineum 5 6' X 4' Native deciduous. Red flowers in Red Flowering Currant L-M Sun-Shade March and April. Dark berries.PNP Rosa gymnocarpa 7 5' X 3' Native deciduous. Pink flowers in Baldhip Rose L-M Sun-Part summer. Red hips in Fall. PNP Rosa nutkana 5 5' X 5' Native deciduous. Pink roses in Nootka Rose L-M Sun-Part June. Orange hips in fall. PNP Rosa pisocarpa 7 5' X 5' Native deciduous. Pink roses in Swamp Rose L_M Sun May-July. Edible red hips. PNP Rosa woodsii 5 6' x 6' Native deciduous. Drought Tolerant. Wood's Rose Med. Sun-Part Pink flowers in summer. Spreads. Rubus parviflorus 3 4' X 4' Native deciduous. White flowers in Thimbleberry L-M Sun-Shade May to June. Edible berry. PNP Rubus spectabilis 7 5' X 5' Native. Deep pink flowers in Spring Salmonberry M-H Sun-Part and edible berries in Summer. PNP Salix exigua 4 15' X 15' Native deciduous. Drought tolerant. Narrowleaf Willow Med. Shade White catkins in spring. Sambucus cerulea 4 12' X 10' Native deciduous. Drought tolerant. Blue Elderberry Low Sun-Part Edible berries feed wildlife. PNP Sambucus racemosa 4 12' X 10' Native deciduous. Drought tol. PNP Red Elderberry Low Sun Inedible red berries feed birds. Shepherdia argenteus 2 8' X 5' Native deciduous. Silver gray. Red Silver Buffalo Berry Any Sun-Part berries attract birds. Sorbus scopulina 3 10' X 10' Native. Drought tolerant. White Cascade Mountain Ash Low Sun flowers. Red berries. Spiraea betulifolia 4 30" X 30" Native. Drought tolerant. White Birchleaf Spirea Med. Sun flowers in late spring. Spiraea douglasii 4 5' X 4' Native. Clusters of pink flowers in Hardhack Spirea Med. Sun-Part summer. White leaf underside. PNP Streptopus amplexifolius 30" X 1' Native. Yellow flowers in May-July. Clasping Leaf Twisted-stalk Med. Shade-Part Edible red berries. PNP Symphoricarpos albus 3 4' X 4' Native deciduous. White flowers in Common Snowberry L-M Sun-Shade May. White berries in Summer. PNP Symphoricarpos mollis 3 15" X 3' Native deciduous. White flowers in Creeping Snowberry Low Sun-Shade May. White berries in Summer. PNP Vaccinium membranaceum 5 4' X 4' Native. Drought tolerant. White Thin-leaf Huckleberry Low Shade flowers in summer. Edible fruit. Vaccinium ovatum 7 4' X 4' Native evergreen. Pink flowers in Evergreen Huckleberry Med. Shade-Part spring. Edible black berries. PNP Vaccinium parvifolium 5 6' X 6' Native deciduous. White flowers in Red Huckleberry Med. Part Shade April-May. Edible red berries.PNP Viburnum trilobum 2 10' X 10' Native deciduous. White flowers in High Bush Cranberry Med. Sun-Part spring to summer. Fall fruit. Trees Abies grandis 5 200' X 40' Native. Pyramidal evergreen. Likes Grand Fir Med. Sun-Part cool, moist soil. PNP Abies lasiocarpa 5 25' X 15' Native evergreen. Slow growing. Alpine Fir Med. Sun-Part Likes cool, moist soil. Abies procera 5 90' X 20' Native pyramidal evergreen. Short Noble Fir Med. Sun-Part stiff branches. Acer circinatum 6 15' X 10' Native tree with multiple trunks. Vine Maple Med. Sun-Part Red Fall leaves. PNP Acer macrophyllum 5 70' X 60' Native. Large spreading tree with Bigleaf Maple L-M Shade-Part big leaves. Yellow in Fall. PNP Alnus rubra 4 80' X 40' Native. Fast growing. Yellow Fall Red Alder High Sun-Part leaves. Attracts birds. PNP Arbutus menziesii 3 40' X 40' Native evergreen. White flowers in Madrona Low Sun-Part Spring. Fruit. Betula papyrifera 2 50' X 35' Oval shape. White bark. Yellow Fall Paper Or Canoe Birch Med. Sun leaves. Calocedrus decurrens 6 75' X 20' Native pyramidal evergreen. Fra- Incense Cedar Low Sun-Part grant twigs. Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 6 40' X 20' Native evergreen. Pyramidal shape Port Orford Cedar Med. Sun-Part with drooping branches. Cornus nuttallii 4 40' X 20' Native. Large white flowers in May. Pacific Dogwood Low Sun-Part Red Fall leaves. Likes dry. PNP Corylus cornuta 12' X 10' Native. Edible nuts called filberts. Western Hazelnut Med Sun-Part PNP Crataegus douglasii 5 30'X 20' Native. Clusters of white flowers. Oregon Hawthorn Med. Sun-Part Large edible scarlet berries. PNP Crataegus suksdorfii 7 30' x 20' Native. White flowers in spring. Klamath Hawthorn Low Sun Black fruit. Thorns. Juniperus scopulorum 3 15' X 8' Pyramidal evergreen. Silvery blue Rocky Mountain Juniper Low Sun needles. Drought tolerant. Malus fusca 4 25' X 25' Native. White flowers in spring.PNP Pacific Crabapple Med. Sun-Part Yellow or red fruit attract birds Picea sitchensis 5 150' X 30' Native pyramidal evergreen. Moist Sitka Spruce L-M Sun-Part but well drained soil. PNP Pinus contorta contorta 5 25' X 25' Native rounded evergreen. Shore Pine Low Sun Drought and salt tolerant. Pinus contorta latifolia 4 80' X 20' Native evergreen. Tall narrow tree. Lodgepole Pine Low Sun Short needles in bundles of two. Pinus contorta murrayana 4 60' X 25' Native evergreen. Slow growing. Murrayana Pine Low Sun Narrow in groves, Wide alone. Pinus ponderosa 3 100' X 30' Native evergreen. Long needles. Ponderosa Pine Low Sun Black and orange bark. PNP Populus tremuloides 3 30' X 15' Native. Leaves flutter in a slight Quaking Aspen Med. Sun-Part breeze. Golden Fall leaves. PNP Prunus emarginata 'mollis' 4 70' X 30' Native. Small white flowers. Small Bitter Cherry Med. Shade-Part bitter cherries attract birds.PNP Prunus virginiana 2 20' X 20' Native. White flowers in April. Chokecherry Med. Sun-Part Yellow-orange fall leaves. PNP Pseudotsuga menziesii 4 200' X 50' Native pyramidal evergreen. Fast Douglas Fir L-M Sun-Part growing. PNP Quercus garryana 6 65' X 50' Native. Red fall leaves. Needs good Oregon White Oak Low Sun drainage. PNP Rhamnus purshiana 30' X 20' Native. Purplish black berries Cascara, Buckthorn Med. Sun-Part attract birds. PNP Rhus glabra 3 12' X 15' Native. Drought tolerant. Red fall Smooth Sumac Low Sun leaves. Red berries attract birds Salix spp. 3 30' X 30' Native. Used to stabilize stream Native Willows High Sun banks. Thuja plicata 5 100' X 30' Native evergreen. Narrow with Western Red Cedar Any Shade-Part drooping branches. PNP Tsuga heterophylla 4 60' X 20' Native pyramidal evergreen. White Western Hemlock Med. Sun-Part band on bottom of needles. PNP Tsuga mertensiana 4 30' X 15' Native evergreen. Slow growing. Mountain Hemlock Med. Sun-Part Thrives on cool, moist slope. Umbellularia californica 7 25' X 25' Native evergreen. Slow growing. Oregon Myrtle Low Sun-Part Tiny yellow flowers in spring. Vines Lonicera cilosa 5 15' X 15' Native. Drought tolerant. Orange Orange Honeysuckle Low Shade flowers attract hummingbirds. PNP Lonicera hispidula 5 12' X 12' Native. Drought tolerant. Pink Pink Honeysuckle Low Sun-Part flowers attract hummingbirds. PNP
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Common and Scientific Names of Trees, Shrubs, Vines & Perennials
Perennials by Flower Season and Height
Perennials in Alphabetical Order
Shrubs by Flower Season and Height
Shrubs in Alphabetical Order
Tree Color by Season and Height
Trees in Alphabetical Order
Vine Color by Season and Height
Vines in Alphabetical Order
Annuals, Biennials, Perennials and Bulbs
Fruit Tree Tips
Herbs for the Kitchen and Landscape
Oregon Invasive Plants
Oregon Native Landscape Plants
Planting a Vegetable Garden
Planting in Clay Soil
Preferred Soil pH
Pruning for Shade, Flowers and Fruit
Remove Trees Roots and All
Rod's Garden Pruning
Seasonal Pruning Guide
Trees and Shrubs in the Landscape
Water Wise Gardening
Wildlife Landscape Plants
Winter Plant Protection
Where Do We Go When We Die?
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