Native Plants of the Northeast: A Guide for Gardening & Conservation

Native Plants of the Northeast book cover

Donald J. Leopold. Timber Press, 2005.

Topic(s): Designing Native Landscapes, Plants: Identification, Plants: Selection

This one-volume reference covers the gamut— including trees, shrubs, vines, wildflowers, grasses, and ferns. It profiles several hundred species, discussing native ranges, preferred growing conditions, and other attributes. If you want to start with just one guide to northeastern native plants to help you consider their suitability for your landscape projects, this is a great choice.