Link to Missouri Botanical Garden Plant Finder Link to Five Springs Farm Plant Information Sheet (pdf)
Native to southeast Ohio Deer-resistant
Native to eastern United States Likes full sun
Native to North America Likes shade
Edible for humans Evergreen or wintergreen
Pollinator-friendly plant Suitable for wet sites

Please also note: This is only and ever a partial list. We always have plants at the nursery that just came in, or that we only have one or a few specimens of; come by to see all of what's available!


Actinidia arguta "74-32" - 74-32 hardy kiwi (male): mum pot

A vine with tasty, edible fruit, smaller than the store kiwi fruit. This vine is dioecious, so both a male and female are needed.

Actinidia arguta x melanandra "Ken's Red" - Ken's Red hardy kiwi (female): mum pot

A hybrid vine with tasty, edible fruit, smaller than the store kiwi fruit. This vine is dioecious, so both a male and female are needed. Can be fertilized by 74-32.

Actinidia cordifolia - hardy kiwi, female: mum pot

Actinidia arguta var. cordifolia. A vine with tasty, edible fruit, smaller than the store kiwi fruit. This vine is dioecious, so both a male and female are needed. Can be fertilized by 74-32.

Campsis radicans - trumpet creeper: 1 gallon

A vine with opposite, pinnate, toothed leaves and bright red or orange trumpet-shaped flowers.

Celastrus scandens - bittersweet: 1 gallon

Our native bittersweet, uncontaminated by the highly-invasive Asian variety.


Lonicera crassifolia - creeping honeysuckle: mum pot
This is an evergreen, finely-textured, ground-cover honeysuckle which prefers shade, and is not invasive. Foliage resembles that of boxwood.

Parthenocissus tricuspidata - Boston ivy: 1 gallon

The classic ivy seen on "ivy-league college" buildings. Can be safely grown on masonry without degrading the masonry or mortar joints. Great for summer shading, will keep a building much cooler. Great fall color.

Parthenocissus quinquefolia - Virginia creeper: 1 gallon

Our native counterpart to Boston ivy. Can be safely grown on masonry without degrading the masonry or mortar joints. Great for summer shading, will keep a building much cooler. Great fall color. Also great for screening eyesores like old wood piles or junk cars.

Passiflora incarnata - blue passion flower: 1 gallon

Ready in late spring of 2017. Our native passion flower, with beautiful blue (white on some plants), complex flowers. Very aggressive grower, but herbaceous.

Passiflora lutea - yellow passion flower: 1 gallon

Ready in late spring of 2017. Native just south of our area, this strongly-spreading vine has tiny yellow passion flowers, followed by purple berries. Makes a great screen.

Wisteria macrostachya "Blue Moon" - Kentucky wisteria: 2 gallons

An aggressive woody vine with beautiful pea-like flowers, a favorite of bees. This should only be grown on a pergola or very substantial trellis, and a large one at that.