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Acanthus mollis - Bear's Breeches

Aconitum napellus - Common Monkshood

Adiantum pedatum - Northern Maidenhair Fern

Agastache 'Blue Fortune' - Blue Fortune Anise Hyssop

Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop'* - Black Scallop Bugleweed

Ajuga reptans 'Bronze Beauty'* - Bronze Beauty Bugleweed

Ajuga reptans 'Burgundy Glow' - Burgundy Glow Bugleweed

Ajuga reptans 'Chocolate Chip'* - Chocolate Chip Bugleweed

Ajuga reptans 'Tapestry'* - Tapestry Bugleweed

Alchemilla mollis - Lady's Mantle

Aquilegia 'Biedermeier Blue' - Biedermeier Blue Columbine

Aquilegia 'Biedermeier Pink' - Biedermeier Pink Columbine

Aralia cordata 'Sun King' - Sun King Japanese Spikenard

Aruncus dioicus - Goatsbeard

Asarum canadense* - Canadian Wild Ginger

Astilbe 'Sprite'* - Sprite Astilbe

Astilbe 'Verssilverypink'* - Younique Silvery Pink™ Astilbe

Astilbe chinensis 'Visions in Red'* - Visions in Red Chinese Astilbe

Astilbe x arendsii 'Bridal Veil'* - Bridal Veil Astilbe

Astilbe x rosea 'Peach Blossom'* - Peach Blossom Astilbe

Athyrium 'Ghost' - Ghost Fern

Athyrium filix-femina - Lady Fern

Athyrium filix-femina 'Lady in Red' - Lady in Red Fern

Athyrium nipponicum 'Pictum' - Japanese Painted Fern

Brunnera macrophylla - Siberian Bugloss

Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack Frost' - Jack Frost Bugloss

Brunnera macrophylla 'Variegata' - Variegated Siberian Bugloss

Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance' - Ice Dance Sedge

Carex oshimensis 'Carfit01' - EverColor® Everest Japanese Sedge

Carex oshimensis 'Evergold' - Evergold Variegated Japanese Sedge

Cimicifuga racemosa - American Bugbane

Cimicifuga racemosa 'Brunette' - Brunette Bugbane

Corydalis elata - Blue Corydalis

Dennstaedtia punctilobula - Hay-Scented Fern

Dicentra eximia - Bleeding Heart

Dicentra spectabilis - Common Bleeding Heart

Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba' - White Bleeding Heart

Dryopteris erythrosora - Autumn Fern

Dryopteris erythrosora 'Brilliance' - Brilliance Autumn Fern

Epimedium grandiflorum - Bishop's Hat

Epimedium x rubrum - Bishop's Hat

Galium odoratum - Sweet Woodruff

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' - Golden Variegated Hakone Grass

Helleborus 'Cotton Candy' - Cotton Candy Hellebore

Helleborus 'Walhelivor' - Ivory Prince Hellebore

Heuchera 'Blackout'* - Blackout Coral Bells

Heuchera 'Caramel'* - Caramel Coral Bells

Heuchera micrantha 'Palace Purple' - Palace Purple Coral Bells

Heucherella 'Stoplight' - Stoplight Foamy Bells

Heucherella 'Sweet Tea'* - Sweet Tea Foamy Bells

Hosta 'Big Daddy'* - Big Daddy Hosta

Hosta 'Blue Angel'* - Blue Angel Hosta

Hosta 'Fire Island'* - Fire Island Hosta

Hosta 'Francee' - Francee Hosta

Hosta 'Frances Williams' - Frances Williams Hosta

Hosta 'Great Expectations'* - Great Expectations Hosta

Hosta 'Green Mouse Ears'* - Green Mouse Ears Hosta

Hosta 'Guacamole'* - Guacamole Hosta

Hosta 'Minuteman' - Minuteman Hosta

Hosta 'Moonlight'* - Moonlight Hosta

Hosta 'Patriot' - Patriot Hosta

Hosta 'Rhythm And Blues'* - Rhythm And Blues Hosta

Hosta 'Sum and Substance' - Sum and Substance Hosta

Hosta ventricosa 'Aureomarginata' - Gold-Variegated Blue Plantain Lily

Houttuynia cordata - Chameleon Plant

Houttuynia cordata 'Variegata' - Variegated Chameleon Plant

Lamium maculatum 'Beacon Silver' - Beacon Silver Spotted Dead Nettle

Lamium maculatum 'Golden Anniversary'* - Golden Anniversary Spotted Dead Nettle

Lamium maculatum 'Pink Pearls'* - Pink Pearls Spotted Dead Nettle

Lamium maculatum 'Purple Dragon'* - Purple Dragon Spotted Dead Nettle

Lamium maculatum 'Shell Pink'* - Shell Pink Spotted Dead Nettle

Lamium maculatum 'White Nancy'* - White Nancy Spotted Dead Nettle

Ligularia 'Little Rocket'* - Little Rocket Rayflower

Ligularia 'The Rocket'* - The Rocket Rayflower

Ligularia dentata - Rayflower

Liriope muscari 'Big Blue' - Big Blue Liriope

Liriope muscari 'Royal Purple' - Royal Purple Liriope

Liriope muscari 'Variegata' - Variegated Liriope

Lysimachia nummularia - Creeping Jenny

Lysimachia nummularia 'Aurea' - Golden Creeping Jenny

Lysimachia nummularia 'Goldilocks' - Goldilocks Creeping Jenny

Matteuccia struthiopteris - Ostrich Fern

Mertensia virginica - Virginia Bluebells

Myosotis sylvatica* - Forget-Me-Not

Osmunda cinnamomea* - Cinnamon Fern

Pachysandra terminalis - Japanese Pachysandra

Phlox stolonifera 'Blue Ridge'* - Blue Ridge Woodland Phlox

Polygonatum humile - Solomon's Seal

Polystichum acrostichoides* - Christmas Fern

Pulmonaria 'Baby Blue'* - Baby Blue Lungwort

Pulmonaria 'Bertram Anderson'* - Bertram Anderson Lungwort

Thalictrum rochebrunianum 'Lavender Mist'* - Lavender Mist Meadow Rue

Tiarella 'Brandywine'* - Brandywine Foamflower

Tiarella 'Candy Striper'* - Candy Striper Foamflower

Tiarella 'Inkblot'* - Inkblot Foamflower

Tradescantia virginiana - Virginia Spiderwort

Tradescantia x andersoniana 'Concord Grape'* - Concord Grape Spiderwort

Valeriana officinalis* - Common Valerian

Vinca major 'Variegata' - Variegated Periwinkle

Vinca minor - Vinca/Myrtle

Vinca minor 'Bowles' - Bowles Periwinkle

Disclaimer - Rutgers Landscape & Nursery Plant Finder is an online resource representing many of the varieties that we carry over the course of the season, and is intended for informational purposes only. Inventory varies seasonally, so we cannot guarantee that every plant will be in stock at all times - please contact Rutgers directly for current availability.