Native Plants

Native Woody Plants of Southern Alberta propagated and grown at Bow Point Nursery

Trees
Acer glabrum
Rocky Mt, Douglas Maple
Trial
Alnus tenuifolia
River Alder
Betula occidentalis
River / Fountain Birch
Betula papyrifera
Paper Birch
Betula papyrifera ‘Herbert’
Herbert Paper Birch
Crataegus chrysocarpa
Hawthorne
Larix laricina
Tamarack / Larch
Picea glauca
White Spruce
Pinus contorta
Lodgepole Pine
Pinus flexilis
Limber Pine
Populus balsamifera
Balsam Poplar
Populus balsamifera ‘ Paskapoo’
Paskapoo Poplar
Populus tremuloides
Aspen, Quaking or Trembling Aspen
Prunus pensylvanica
Pincherry
Pseudotsuga menziesii
Douglas Fir
Sorbus scopulina
Western Mt Ash
Trial
Tall Shrub
Over 8 foot
Alnus crispa
Green / Slide Alder
Trial
Amelanchier alnifolia
Saskatoon
Elaeagnus commutata
Silverberry / Wolf Willow
Prunus virginiana
Chokecherry
Salix bebbiana
Bebb / Diamond Willow
Salix discolor
Pussy Willow
Salix interior
Sandbar Willow
Salix lucida
Tawny Willow
Salix petiolaris
Blackbud Willow
Sambucus racemosa
Elderberry
Shepherdia argentea
Silver / Thorny Buffaloberry
Medium Shrub
4 to 8 foot
Betula glandulosa
Dwarf Birch
Cornus sericea
Red Twig Dogwood
Ribes aureum
Gold Currant
Salix lutea
Yellow Pussy Willow
Low Shrub
Less than 4 foot
Artemisia cana
Sagebrush
Juniperus communis
Common Juniper
Ledum groendlandicum
Labrador Tea
Trial
Lonicera involucrata
Bracted Honeysuckle
Mahonia repens
Creeping Mahonia / Oregon Grape
Potentilla fruticosa
Potentilla / Shrubby Cinquefoil
Rhamnus alnifolia
Alder Leaved Buckthorn
Rhus trilobata
Three Lobed Sumac
Trial
Ribes oxyacanthoides
Gooseberry
Rosa acicularis
Prickly Rose
Rosa arkansana
Prairie Rose
Rosa woodsii
Common Wild Rose
Rubusarcticus ‘Druby’
Dwarf Raspberry ‘Druby’
Rubus idaeus
Raspberry
Rubus parviflorus
Thimbleberry
Rubus pedatus
Trailing Raspberry
Trial
Salix barrattiana ‘Jasper’
Jasper Willow
Trial
Salix candida
Hoary Willow
Salix commutata ‘ Powderface’
Powderface Willow
Salix glauca
Grey Leaf Willow
Shepherdia canadensis
Russet Buffaloberry
Spiraea betulifolia
Birch Leaf Meadowsweet
Symphoricarpos albus
Snowberry
Symphoricarpos occidentalis
Western Snowberry
Viburnum edule
Low Bush Cranberry
Trial
Vine
Clematis occidentalis
Little Blue Clematis
Clematis ligusticifolia
Western White Clematis
Lonicera dioica
Twining Honeysuckle
Ground Cover
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
Kinnikinnick / Bearberry
Cornus canadensis
Bunchberry
Juniperus horizontalis
Creeping Juniper
Vaccinium vitis-idaea
Bog Cranberry
Trial
Montana Native Plants
Pinus ponderosa
Ponderosa Pine
Juniperus scopulorum
Rocky Mountain Juniper
Yucca glauca
Yucca