Shrubs and Trees

Sandbar Willow

If you’re looking for erosion control, this is your willow.

Basket Willow

The young stems range in colour from a striking yellowish-green to red.


The primary larval host plant of the imperiled leadplant flower moth.

Bog birch

The beautifully-coloured first-year stems make attractive baskets.

Wolf Willow, Silverberry

Brown and beige striped seeds make beautiful beaded bracelets and necklaces.

Shrubby Cinquefoil

Prairie birds, such as the clay-colored sparrow, often conceal their nests in the dense branches and foliage.

Shrubby Evening Primrose

A beautiful addition to dry prairie sites.