Fragrant Perennials

Nothing is nicer then sweet fragrances wafting in open windows or enjoyed while sitting on patios. Fragrant flowers add a new dimension to the garden and also bring bees, butterflies, and other pollinators into your garden.  Some plants have fragrant flowers and some have fragrant foliage.  Here is a list of perennials that provide fragrance.

Anise-hyssop

Artemisia

Beebalm

Bluebeard

Bugbane

Campion

Catmint

Chamomile

Chocolate Cosmos

Coneflower

Corydalis

Cranesbill Geranium

Daylily

Evening Primrose

Fernleaf Bleeding Heart

Foamflower

Gas Plant

Hosta

Iris

Jacob’s Ladder

Japanese Lilies

Joe-Pye Weed

Lavender

Lily-of-the-Valley

Mullein

Musk Mallow

Oriental Lilies

Ornamental Oregano

Peony

Perennial Alyssum

Phlox

Pinks

Primula

Rock Cress

Rock Jasmine

Russian Sage

Salvia

Solomon’s Seal

Sweet William

Sweet Woodruff

Thyme

Trumpet Lilies

Viola

Wall Cress

Yarrow

Yucca