Plants that often work well in traditional gardens

These are some suggestions for native plants that often work well in traditional gardens or in combination with non-natives. Their form and habit is in proportion to an ornamental garden, an important consideration in a formal design or where space is limited. This list includes several smaller shrubs and a choice of plants for sun or shade. There are many other native plants that will also grow well in formal gardens and this list is not exhaustive. As always, please pay attention to the plants growing requirements listed in the description.