Plants for the Seashore

(Plants tolerant of salt spray and wind)

Flowering Shrubs

Aronia arbutifolia - Chokecherry

Buddleia davidii - Butterfly Bush

Caryopteris - Blue Mist Spiraea

Blue Mist Spiraea

Chaenomeles - Flowering Quince

Clethra alnifolia - Summersweet

Euonymus alatus - Burning Bush

Hibiscus syriacus - Rose-of-Sharon

Hydrangea species - Hydrangea

Ilex verticillata - Winterberry Holly

Ligustrum species - Privet

Myrica pennsylvanica - Bayberry

Potentilla fruticosa - Cinquefoil

Prunus cistena - Sand Cherry

Prunus maritima - Beach Plum

Rosa rugosa - Beach Rose

Spiraea species - Spiraea

Syringa vulgaris - Frenc Lilac

Syringa reticulata - Japanese Tree Lilac

Japanese Tree Lilac

Viburnum dentatum - Arrowwood Viburnum

Viburnum prunifolium - Blackhaw Viburnum

Trees

Amelanchier - Shadblow or Serviceberrry

Betula species - Birch

Cornus kousa - Japanese Dogwood

Pyrus species - Flowering Pear

Annuals

Ageratum houstonianum - Ageratum

Catharanthus roseus - Periwinkle

Cleome hasslerana - Spider Flower

Cosmos bipinnatus - Cosmos

Nierembergia hippomanica - Cupflower

Nicotiana alata - Flowering Tobacco

Flowering Tobacco

Perlargonium hortorum - Zonal Geranium

Petunia x hybrida - Petunia

Portulaca grandiflora - Moss Rose

Salvia argentea - Sage

Salvia farinacea - Sage

Sanvitalia procumbens - Creeping Zinnia

Senecio cineraria - Dusty Miller

Tagetes tenuifolia - Signet Marigold

Tithonia rotundifolia - Mexican Sunflower

Zinnia angustifolia - Creeping Zinnia

Evergreen Shrubs

Arctostaphyllos uva-ursi - Bearberry

Signet MarigoldCytisus - Flowering Broom

Hypericum species - St. John’swort

Ilex glabra - Inkberry Holly

Ilex opaca - American Holly

Juniperus species - Juniper

Microbiota deccusata - Carpet Cypress

Picea glauca ‘Conica’ - Alberta Spruce

Pinus mugo - Mugho Pine

Mugho Pine

Thuja occidentalis varieties - Dwarf Arborvitae

Thuja occidentalis ‘Nigra’ - American Arborvitae

Perennials

Achillea filipendula - Yarrow

Achillea millefolium - Yarrow

Althea species - Hollyhock

Anaphalis margaritacea - Pearly Everlasting

Pearly Everlasting

Andropogon scoparius - Little Blue Stem

Anthemis tinctoria - Marguerite Daisy

Aquilega species - Columbine

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi - Bear Berry

Armeria maritima - Sea Thrift

Artemesia schmidtiana - Silvermound

Artemesia stelleriana - Silver Mound

Asclepias tuberosa - Butterfly Weed

Astilbe japonica - Spirea

Astilbe species - False Spirea

Aubrietia deltoidea - Purple Rock Cress

Aurinia saxatile - Basket of Gold

Centranthus ruber - Valerian

Chasmanthium latifolium - Northern Sea Oats

Chrysanthemum morifolium - Hardy Chrysanthemum

Chrysanthemum nipponicum - Montauk Daisy

Coreopsis grandiflora - Tickseed

Coreopsis verticillata - Thread Leaf Coreopsis

Dianthus species - Pinks

Dicentra spectabilis - Bleeding Heart

Echinacea purpurea - Purple Coneflower

Echinops ritro - Globe Thistle

Bleeding HeartElymus arenarius - Blue Lyme Grass

Erianthus ravennae - Giant Plume Grass

Eryngium alpinum - Sea Holly

Euonymous fortunei - Wintercreeper

Eupatorium fistulosom - Joe Pye Weed

Eupatorium coelestinum - Hardy Ageratum

Euphorbia epithtmoides - Spurge

Festuca ovina 'Glauca' - Glauca

Gaillardia aristata - Blanketflower

Gypsophilia paniculata - Baby's Breath

Helenium autumnale - Sneezeweed

Helianthus salicifolius - Willow-leaved Sunflower

Helictotrichon sempervirens - Blue Oat Grass

Hemerocalis species - Daylily

Hibiscus moscheutos - Rose Mallow

Hudsonia tomentosa - Beach Heather

Iberis sempervirens - Candytuft

Candytuft

Iris siberica - Siberian Iris

Iris species - Iris

Iris Sibrica - Siberian Iris

Iva frutescens - Marsh Ends

Kniphofia uvaria - Red Hot Poker

Lavendula angustifolia 'Hidcote'

Lathyrus vernus - Climbing Pea Plant

Lavendula angustafoilia  'Hidcote'

Lavendula species - Lavender

Limonium caroliainum - Sea Lavender

Limonium species - Statice

Lupinus species - Lupine

Miscanthus 'Zebrinus' - Zebra Grass

Monarda didyma - Bee Balm

Myrica penyslvanica - Bayberry

Opuntia humifusa - Prickly Pear

Panicum virgatum - Switch Grass

Pennisetum alopecuroides - Fountain Grass

Rosa rugosa - Salty Spray Rose

Spartina alterifolia - Smooth Cord Grass

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