Cover photos - Virginia Native Plant Society

The photos on this page represent plants from all five of Virginia's physiographic regions, from the Coastal Plains up to the Mountains. Native plants have evolved to adapt to a wide range of  conditions these regions encompass. Some plants tolerate a wide range of conditions and are found in nearly every county, some plants require very specific conditions are found in only a few places. You can learn more about the five regions at Virginia's Natural Heritage Program.