Amsonia illustris offers unique blue star-shaped flowers and a low-maintenance charm to enhance the beauty of garden landscapes across the state.

Threadleaf Bluestar is a perennial plant cherished for its fine, feathery foliage and clusters of striking blue flowers.

Originating in the Southeastern United States, this plant has made its way up to the Northeast as a popular wildflower.

In the Jersey-Friendly garden, Dill can be planted as a host plant for Black Swallowtail caterpillars.

In the Jersey-Friendly garden Parsley can be grown as a host food for Black Swallowtail caterpillars.

Creeping stems, succulent leaves and dainty, five-petaled, star-like white flowers define this endearing native perennial.

This silvery-sheened ‘pearly’ plant attracts a variety of butterflies and offers season-long interest in the home garden.

Rudbeckia triloba, or the Brown-eyed Susan, is a biennial (short-lived perennial) plant that grows best in full sun and moist soil. This hardy, long-blooming plant tolerates a range of growing conditions and supports a variety of wildlife.

Zizia aptera, known mostly by its common names Heartleaf Golden-Alexander or Meadow Zizia, is an herbaceous perennial plant with heart-shaped leaves that grows in a variety of habitats from prairies to woodlands.