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Horticulture - Youth Gardening

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Zoo Garden Plant List


lamb's ear 
catnip 
bee balm 
dandelion 
elephant garlic 
foxglove 
horse radish 
snake root 
butterfly weed 
cardinal flower 
cow slip 
cranesbill 
toad flax 
oxeye 
turtle head 
spider wort
spider flower 
skunk cabbage 
horehound 
solomon's seal 
tiger’s jaw 
stork’s bill 
sheep’s bit 
rattlesnake master 
heron’s bill 
harebell 
fox’s brush 
lepard's bane 
bear's breech 
bugbane 
bugloss 
catchfly
dog tooth violet 
sheep's fescue 
flea bane 
goatsbeard 
zebra grass 
canary grass 
hens and chicks 
horse mint 
larkspur 
toad lily 
wake robin 
trout lily 
harebell 
wormwood 
dogwood 
bear’s foot


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