Which plants will grow well in full sun in Georgia?

RBSz(7-GA)January 1, 2013

Suggestions for the Atlanta Area (but might work in other parts of Georgia as well)

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Annuals:

Balsam -- Impatiens capensis or I. pallida

Blue daze -- Evolvulus glomeratus 'Blue Daze'

Cardinal climber vine -- ??

Cleome

Cosmos

Dusty miller -- Artemisia stelleriana, Centaurea cineraria or Lychnis coronaria

Fan flower -- Scaveola

Globe Amaranth -- Gomphrena

Lantana

Moonflower -- Ipomoea alba

Marigold -- Tagetes

Purslane -- Portulaca

Runner beans -- Phaseolus coccineus

Salvia

Sunflowers -- Helianthus

Zinnia

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Annual and Biennial Herbs:

Basil -- Ocimum

Dill -- Anethum

Parsley -- Petroselinum

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Perennials:

Ammi

Anise hyssop -- Agastache foeniculum

Balloon flower -- Platycodon

Baths pinks -- Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Bath's Pink'

Becki Daisies -- Leucanthemum

Blackeyed susan -- Rudbeckia

Brazilian Verbena -- Verbena brasiliensis

Calla lily -- Zantedeschia

Creeping raspberry -- Rubus

Daylily -- Hemerocallis

Gallardia (Goblin)

Gaura

Goldenrod (Fireworks) -- Solidago

Hardy hibiscus -- Hibiscus moscheutos

Lamb's ear -- Stachys

Maiden grass -- Adiantum capillus

Mexican bush sage -- Salvia leucantha

Mouse ear -- Cerastium

Queen Anne's Lace -- Daucus carota

Russian Sage -- Perovskia

Rose -- Rosa

Salvia (May Night, Blue Hill) -- Salvia x superba

Shasta daisies (of all kinds) -- Leucanthemum

Tickseed -- Coreopsis

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Perennial Herbs:

Creeping thyme -- Thymus praecox

Curry plant -- Helichrysum italicum

Horehound -- Ballota

Oregano -- Origanum

Rosemary -- Rosmarinus

Sage -- Salvia

Thyme -- Thymus

Tricolor sage -- Salvia officinalis 'Tricolor'

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Shrubs:

Burning bush -- Euonymus

Butterfly bush -- Buddleja or Buddleia

Caryopteris

Cotoneaster dammeri

Crepe myrtle -- Lagerstroemia

Forsythia

Indian hawthorne -- Rhaphiolepis indica

Kleim's hardy gardenia -- Gardenia jasminoides 'Kleim's Hardy' a.k.a. Daisy

Otto Luken laurel -- Prunus laurocerasus 'Otto Luyken' or "Otto Luken'

Pee Gee Hydrangea -- Hydrangea paniculata grandiflora

Rose -- Rosa

Rose of sharon -- Hibiscus syriacus

Witch hazel -- Loropetalum

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Trees:

Crepe Myrtle -- Lagerstroemia

Chaste Tree -- Vitex

Seven Sons Flower -- Heptacodium miconioides

Saucer magnolia -- Magnolia x soulangiana

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