It’s been a few weeks since the Wildflower Corridor was installed and the planters are fitting in right at home on 9th Street! The flowers are starting to grow thanks to all the love and care they’re getting from residents and businesses along the street.

We want to share names and pictures of the native flowers that will be growing in these planters over the next few months — see if you can identify them when you’re passing by the Corridor this summer!

Butterfly Milkweed Asclepias tuberosa

Butterfly Milkweed
Asclepias tuberosa

Heath Aster Aster ericoides

Heath Aster
Aster ericoides

New England Aster Aster novea-angliae

New England Aster
Aster novea-angliae

Bee Balm Monarda fistulosa

Bee Balm
Monarda fistulosa

Foxglove Beardtongue Penstemon digitalis

Foxglove Beardtongue
Penstemon digitalis

Mountain Mint Pycnanthemum muticum

Mountain Mint
Pycnanthemum muticum

Little Bluestem Schizachyrium scoparium

Little Bluestem
Schizachyrium scoparium

Seaside Goldenrod Soladagio semprevirens

Seaside Goldenrod
Soladagio semprevirens

Short's Goldenrod Soladagio shortii

Short’s Goldenrod
Soladagio shortii

Speedwell Veronica longifolia

Veronica longifolia