NC Native Plant Society:
Plant Listings: h

Plants listed alphabetically by scientific names starting with the letter h.
Thumbnail Common name,
link to Portrait
Scientific name Native / Alien (1)
image Water-spider Orchid, Floating Orchid Habenaria repens NC Native
image Common Silverbell, Mountain Silverbell, Snowdrop-tree Halesia tetraptera [split from Halesia carolina] NC Native
image Northern Witch-hazel Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana NC Native
image English Ivy, Common Ivy Hedera helix var. helix Not Native to US
Rank 1 - Severe Threat
image Bitterweed, Sneezeweed, Yellowdicks Helenium amarum var. amarum US Native
image Schweinitz's Sunflower Helianthus schweinitzii NC Native
image Orange Day-lily, Tawny Day-lily Hemerocallis fulva Not Native to US
image Cow-parsnip, American Hogweed Heracleum maximum [= Heracleum lanatum] NC Native
image Dune Camphorweed Heterotheca subaxillaris NC Native
image American Alumroot Heuchera americana NC Native
Hairy Alumroot, Rock Alumroot, Crag-jangle Heuchera villosa var. villosa NC Native
image Crested Coralroot, Crested Coral-root, Brunetta Hexalectris spicata NC Native
image Little Brown Jug, Arrowleaf Heartleaf, Piggies Ginger Hexastylis arifolia var. arifolia NC Native
image Variable-leaf Heartleaf, Variable-leaf Ginger Hexastylis heterophylla [split from Hexastylis virginica] NC Native
image Little Heartleaf, Little Ginger Hexastylis minor NC Native
image Large-flower Heartleaf, Shuttleworth's Ginger Hexastylis shuttleworthii var. shuttleworthii NC Native
image Pineland Hibiscus, Savanna Hibiscus, Comfort-root Hibiscus aculeatus NC Native
image Quaker Ladies, Innocence, Common Bluet Houstonia caerulea NC Native
image Eastern Longleaf Bluet Houstonia longifolia var. compacta NC Native
image Tiny Bluet, Early Bluet Houstonia pusilla NC Native
image Sand Heather, Woolly Beach-heather, Beach Heath, Poverty Grass Hudsonia tomentosa NC Native
image Appalachian Clubmoss, Appalachian Fir-clubmoss Huperzia appressa [= Huperzia appalachiana, Lycopodium selago var. appressum] NC Native
image Cliff Saxifrage, Michaux's Saxifrage Hydatica petiolaris [= Saxifraga michauxii, Micranthes petiolaris] NC Native
image Eastern Waterleaf, Virginia Waterleaf, Appalachian Waterleaf Hydrophyllum virginianum NC Native
image Coastal Spiderlily Hymenocallis crassifolia NC Native
image St. Andrew's Cross Hypericum hypericoides [= Ascyrum hypericoides] NC Native
image Pinesap, Yellow Pinesap, False Beechdrops Hypopitys monotropa [= Monotropa hypopithys] NC Native
image Common Stargrass, Eastern Stargrass, Upland Stargrass Hypoxis hirsuta NC Native

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