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VABF Conference 2020 Workshop Handouts

posted Sep 27, 2018, 11:44 AM by Frank Holzman   [ updated Dec 10, 2019, 9:25 AM ]
Plants for meadows and field;  VA wild rye, switch grass, bent grass, partridge pea, slender oats, narrow leaf plantain, Joe Pye weed, rose mallow, big blue stem, yarrow, baptista tentoria, butterfly pea, monarda puncata, phlox paniculate, rudbeckia (blk eyed susan) echinacea, salidago (golden rod, salvia lyrate, violets, bushy bluestem, eragrostis specablis, clovers (all), Wueen Anne's lace, oxeyed daisy, asclepias.
Plants for wooded areas: Jack in the pulpit, clayton Virginica, boneset, lobelia cardinolis, false Solomon seal and Solomon seal, mayapple, wild ginger, yellow crown beard, heal all (prunella vulgaris), skullcap, yellow hawkweed wood betony, blue cohosh, 
Plants near creeks and streams: marsh marigold, tall scouring rush, eupatorium hyssopifolium, Virginia blue flag, winter berry, For Dragon Flys- Swamp milkweed, meadow sage, black eyed susan, cattails, water horsetail, asclepias, wild flower mix
Plants for edible hedge row/ habitat/ windbreak: blackberry, rosa rugosa, gooseberry (wild currents), lingon berry, aronia, choke berry, camelia sensensis, rosemary, elder berry, quince, bayberry, sumac, viburnum, red bay, feogia( pineapple guava. 
Beneficial birds trees; Wrens- mulberry, black berry, Warblers- dogwood, mulberry, elderberry, junipers. Scarlet Tangers- mulberry, elder berry, Catbirds- service berry, elderberry viburnum, cedar, holly, dogwood. 
Legunimous trees: locusts, redbuds, alder.