Perennials by Bloom Period
Spring-Blooming
(April to Mid-June)
Botanical NameCommon Name
AjugaBugleweed
AlyssumMountain Gold
AnemonePasque Flower
AquilegiaColumbine
ArabisRockcress
Aster alpinusAlpine Aster
AubrietaRockcress
AuriniaBasket-of-Gold
BellisEnglish Daisy
BergeniaPigsqueak
ChrysanthemumOx-eye Daisy
ConvallariaLily of the Valley
DicentraBleeding Heart
DoronicumLeopard's Bane
IberisCandytuft
Iris, dwarf
LeontopodiumEdelweiss
Lupine
LysimachiaCreeping Jenny
MyosotisForget-Me-Nots
PapaverPoppy
Phlox subulataCreeping Phlox
PolemoniumJacob's Ladder
PrimulaPrimrose
RanunculusCreeping Buttercup
RosaWild Rose
SaginaIrish/Scotch Moss
SaponariaMediterranean Pink
SisyrinchiumBlue-eyed Grass
VeronicaAllioni & Speedwell
VincaPeriwinkle
ViolaWild Violet
WaldsteiniaBarren Strawberry
Summer-Blooming
(Mid-June to August)
Botanical NameCommon Name
AchilleaYarrow
AnthemisMarguerite Daisy
ArenariaSandwort
ArmeriaSea Pink
AsclepiasButterfly Flower
AstilbeGarden Spirea
CampanulaBellflower
CentaureaPerennial Bachelor Button
CentranthusValerian
CerastiumSnow-in-Summer
CheiranthusWallflower
Clematis
Coreopsis
Delphinium
DianthusCarnation
DianthusPinks
DianthusSweet William
DicentraFern Bleeding Heart
DigitalisFoxglove
EchinaceaPurple Coneflower
EchinopsGlobe Thistle
GaillardiaBlanket Flower
GeraniumCrane's-bill
GypsophilaBaby's Breath
HelianthemumSun Rose
HeliopsisFalse Sunflower
HemerocallisDaylily
HesperisDame's Rocket
HeucheraCoral Bells
HibiscusRose Mallow
HollyhockAlcea
HostaPlantain Lily
KniphofiaTorch Lily
LathyrusSweet Pea
Lavender
LeucanthemumShasta Daisies
LiatrisGayfeather
LiliumTiger Lily
LimoniumStatice
LinariaButter and Eggs
LinumFlax
LobeliaCardinal Flower
LychnisMaltese Cross
MonardaBeebalm
NepetaCatmint
OenotheraEvening Primrose
PaenoiaPeony
PenstemonBeardtongue
Phlox decussataTall Phlox
PhysalisChinese Lantern
PlatycodonBalloon Flower
PolygonumCreeping Border Jewel
PotentillaCinquefoil
RatibidaPrairie Coneflower
RudbeckiaGloriosa Daisy
SantolinaLavender Cotton
ScabiosaPincushion Flower
Sedums (Most)
SempervivumHen and Chicks
SolidagoGoldenrod
StachysLamb's Ear
TanacetumPainted Daisy
ThymusThyme
TradescantiaSpiderwort
Verbena
VeronicaSpeedwell
YuccaDesert Candle
Fall-Blooming
(August to heavy frost)
Botanical NameCommon Name
Asters
LiriopeLily-turf
PhysostegiaObedient Plant
Sedum spectabileRosy Glow
StokesiaStokes Aster