- For other uses, see plants.
Plants are living organisms that belong to the Plantae kingdom. They obtain most of their energy from sunlight in a process called photosynthesis. However, not all plants absorb energy via photosynthesis. They are the protagonists of Plants vs. Zombies Social Edition and the player's main defense against the undead assailants.
List of plants
|Peashooter||Peashooters are your first line of defense. They shoot peas at attacking zombies.||100||Fast|
|Sunflower||Sunflowers are essential for you to produce extra sun. Try planting as many as you can!||50||Fast|
|Cherry Bomb||Cherry Bombs can blow up all zombies in an area. They have a short fuse so plant them near zombies.||150||Very slow|
|Wall-nut||Wall-nuts have hard shells which you can use to protect your other plants.||50||Slow|
|Potato Mine||Potato Mines pack a powerful punch, but they need a while to arm themselves. You should plant them ahead of zombies. They will explode on contact.||25||Slow|
|Chomper||Chompers can devour a zombie whole, but they are vulnerable while chewing.||150||Fast|
|Repeater||Repeaters fire two peas at a time.||200||Fast|
|Puff-shroom||Puff-shrooms are cheap, but can only fire a short distance.||0||Fast|
|Scaredy-shroom||Scaredy-shrooms are long-ranged shooters that hide when enemies get near them.||25||Fast|
|Snow Pea||Snow Peas shoot frozen peas that damage and slow the enemy.||175||Fast|
|Sun-shroom||Sun-shrooms give small sun at first and normal sun later.||25||Fast|
|Fume-shroom||Fume-shrooms shoot fumes that can pass through screen doors.||75||Fast|
|Grave Buster||Plant Grave Busters on graves to remove the graves.||75||Fast|
|Lily Pad||Lily pads let you plant non-aquatic plants on top of them.||25||Fast|
|Squash||Squashes will smash the first zombie that gets close to it.||50||Slow|
|Spikeweed||Spikeweeds pop tires and hurt any zombies that step on them.||100||Fast|
|Tangle Kelp||Tangle Kelp are aquatic plants that pull the first zombie that nears them underwater.||25||Slow|
|Torchwood||Torchwoods turn peas that pass through them into fireballs that deal twice as much damage.||175||Fast|
|Sea-shroom||Sea-shrooms are aquatic plants that shoot short ranged spores.||0||Slow|
|Jalapeno||Jalapenos destroy an entire lane of zombies.||125||Very Slow|
|Coffee Bean||Use Coffee Beans to wake up sleeping mushrooms.||75||Fast|
|Tall-nut||Tall-nuts are heavy-duty wall plants that can't be vaulted over.||125||Slow|
|Pumpkin||Pumpkins protect plants that are within their shells.||125||Slow|
|Magnet-shroom||Magnet-shrooms remove helmets and other metal objects from zombies.||100||Fast|
|Blover||Blovers blow away all balloon zombies and fog.||100||Fast|
|Melon-pult||Melon-pults do heavy damage to groups of zombies.||300||Fast|
|Cactus||Cactuses shoot spikes that can hit both ground and air targets.||125||Fast|
|Pickled Pepper*||Pickled Pepper can destroy an entire vertical line of zombies.||125||Very slow|
|Icy Fume-shroom*||Icy Fume-shrooms shoot icy fumes that slow zombies, and can pass through screen doors.||200||Fast|
|Fire-shroom*||Fire-shrooms heavily burns nearby zombies.||75||Slow|
|Flamewood*||Flamewood can turn peas that pass through him into a flame ball, increasing the damage of the peas.||300||Fast|
|Vine-nut*||Vine-nuts block zombies, cannot be jumped over and damage nearby zombies.||250||Slow|
|Twin Sunflower*||Twin Sunflowers give twice as much sun as a normal sunflower.||150||Very slow|
|Gatling Pea*||Gatling Peas shoot four peas at a time.||250||Very slow|
|Gloom-shroom*||Gloom-shrooms release heavy fumes in an area around themselves.||150||Very slow|
|Winter Melon*||Winter Melons do heavy damage and slow groups of zombies.||200||Very slow|
|Super Chomper*||Super Chomper can swallow all zombies in front of them, but are very fragile when chewing.||150||Fast|
|Future Star*'||Future Stars can launch milk stars in five directions at once.||125||Fast|
|Calm Chuck*||Calm Chuck protect plants that are within their shells.||75||Slow|
* Is a premium plant.
' Is a plant that replaces one of the existing plants.
- The last three plants are sponsors for various products.
- Despite being a premium plant, Future Star has a the seed packet for a normal plant.