Learn More About Virginia Native Plants

Digital Atlas of the Virginia Flora  
- a partnership between the Flora of Virginia Project, Virginia Botanical Associates and Virginia Tech.  Users can search for species by county.

Field Guide to Virginia Salt and Brackish Marsh Plants, William & Mary Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Piedmont Virginia Native Plant Database

Flora of Virginia Project

Flora of North America

Virginia Native Plant Society

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center of the University
of Texas at Austin

Native Plant Center: Chesapeake Bay Watershed Native Plants for
Wildlife and Habitat Conservation (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) 

Native Plants for Conservation, Restoration and Landscaping, VA Dept. of Conservation and Recreation, Natural Heritage

Native Gardening with Wildflowers, U. S. Forest Service
www.fs.fed.us/wildflowers/Native Plant_Materials/Native_Gardening/index.shtml

USDA Plants Database (United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service)

In Print

The American Woodland Garden, Rick Darke, 2002

Common Native Trees of Virginia and Common Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of Virginia
Virginia Department of Forestry

Ferns and Mosses of Virginia’s Coastal Plain, Helen Hamilton, 2016 

Flora of Virginia, Alan S. Weakley, J. Christopher Ludwig & John E. Townsend, 2012

Manual of Woody Landscape Plants, Michael A. Dirr, 2009

Native Ferns, Mosses, and Grasses, William Cullina, 2008

Native Trees, Shrubs, & Vines: A Guide to Using, Growing, and Propagating North American Woody Plants, William Cullina, New England Wild Flower Society, Houghton Mifflin, 2002

Native Plants for Wildlife Habitat and Conservation Landscaping, US Fish and Wildlife Service (also available online), 2003

Teaming with Microbes, Jeff Lowenfels and Wayne Lewis, 2010

The New England Wild Flower Society Guide to Growing and Propagating Wildflowers of the United States and Canada, William Cullina, 2000

Wildflowers and Grasses of Virginia’s Coastal Plain, Helen Hamilton and Gustavus Hall, 2013

Invasive Species:

Invasive Alien Plant Species of Virginia, Natural Heritage/Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation

National Invasive Species Information Center

Blue Ridge Partnership for Regional Invasive Species Management (PRISM)