Shrubs

Cephalanthus occidentalis - Common Buttonbush
Cephalanthus occidentalis - Common Buttonbush

Cephalanthus occidentalis - Common Buttonbush

Cephalanthus occidentalis - Common Buttonbush

Height: 6-10' Width: 6-8'

A loose, round shrub with bright green foliage and curious flowers in August. Best in wet areas.

Sun

Part Sun

High Moisture

Pollinator

Rain Garden Plant

Nebraska native

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Prunus virginiana - Chokecherry
Prunus virginiana - Chokecherry

Prunus virginiana - Chokecherry

Prunus virginiana - Chokecherry

Height: 20-30' Width: 15-20'

Large shrub with clusters of fragrant, white flowers in spring. Edible fruits ripen to purple in August and attract birds and wildlife. Great for habitat, wind breaks and erosion control.

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Part Sun

Shade

Low Moisture

Pollinator

Edible

Rain Garden Plant

Nebraska native

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Ribes americanum - Wild Black Currant
Ribes americanum - Wild Black Currant

Ribes americanum - Wild Black Currant

Ribes americanum - Wild Black Currant

Height: 6' Width: 5-6'

Large white flower in spring lead to purple/black fruit that is edible. Flowers attract hummingbirds and bird eat the berries.

Sun

Part Sun

Shade

Medium Moisture

Pollinator

Edible

Rain Garden Plant

Nebraska native

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Ribes odoratum - Clove Currant
Ribes odoratum - Clove Currant

Ribes odoratum - Clove Currant

Ribes odoratum - Clove Currant

Height: 3-7' Width: 3-5'

Native to central US, selected for best fruit production. Grown for flowers and delicious edible fruit.

Sun

Part Sun

Medium Moisture

Pollinator

Edible

Nebraska native

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Heptacodium miconioides -seven sons flower
Heptacodium miconioides -seven sons flower

Heptacodium miconioides -seven sons flower

Heptacodium miconioides -seven sons flower

Height: 15-20' Width: 8-10'

Creamy, white flowers appearing in whorls of seven are the most prominent feature, commonly attracting butterflies. Exfoliating bark provides winter interest.

Sun

Medium Moisture

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Aronia melanocarpa- Aronia or Black Chokeberry
Aronia melanocarpa- Aronia or Black Chokeberry

Aronia melanocarpa- Aronia or Black Chokeberry

Aronia melanocarpa- Aronia or Black Chokeberry

Height: 4-6' Width:4-6'

Fragrant flowers in May followed by dark purple, edible berries. Tolerant of many soil types. Great 3 season shrub that works well in windbreaks.

Sun

Part sun

Low moisture

Medium moisture

Rain garden plant

Edible

Regionally native

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Hamamelis virginiana-Common Witchhazel
Hamamelis virginiana-Common Witchhazel

Hamamelis virginiana-Common Witchhazel

Hamamelis virginiana-Common Witchhazel

Height :15-25' Width: 15-20'

Tall shrub or small tree with upright branches. Fragrant, bright yellow flowers in fall to winter. Great fall shrub! Tolerates deer, erosion and clay and attracts hummingbirds.

Sun

Part sun

Shade

Medium moisture

Pollinator

Rain garden plant

Regionally native

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Rhamnus caroliniana-Carolina Buckthorn
Rhamnus caroliniana-Carolina Buckthorn

Rhamnus caroliniana-Carolina Buckthorn

Rhamnus caroliniana-Carolina Buckthorn

Height:20-30' Width:15-20'

White blooms in Spring. Showy edible fruits used in jellies. Good reddish fall color. Vigorous, spreading habit is great for naturalizing.

Sun

Part sun

Medium moisture

Pollinator

Regionally native

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Sambucus canadensis- Common Elderberry
Sambucus canadensis- Common Elderberry

Sambucus canadensis- Common Elderberry

Sambucus canadensis- Common Elderberry

Height: 5-12' Width: 5-12'

Large clusters of fragrant, white flowers in the spring followed by purple-black fruits that are used to make jam, pie and wine. Tolerant of erosion, clay and wet soil. Best when massed together.

Sun

Part sun

Shade

Medium moisture

high moisture

Pollinator

Edible

Rain garden plant

Nebraska native

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Shepherdia argentea-Silver Buffaloberry
Shepherdia argentea-Silver Buffaloberry

Shepherdia argentea-Silver Buffaloberry

Shepherdia argentea-Silver Buffaloberry

Height: 10-12' Width: 10-12'

Tall, thicket forming shrub. Well adapted to dry sites and hardy zone 2! Can tolerate nutrient poor soils. Silver foliage, yellow flowers in spring. Bright red berries in fall are edible.

Sun

Low moisture

Edible

Nebraska native

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Staphylea trifolia-American Bladdernut
Staphylea trifolia-American Bladdernut

Staphylea trifolia-American Bladdernut

Staphylea trifolia-American Bladdernut

Height:10-15' Width:10-15'

White, bell shaped flowers in drooping clusters are followed by bladder like papery seed capsules. Seeds add winter interest and can be used in dried flower arrangements.

Shade

Medium moisture

Pollinator

Rain garden plant

Nebraska native

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