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What's In Bloom

December 2006

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101-SU-Ilex cornuta 'Burfordii'  102-SU-Ilex cornuta 'Burfordii'-c

Species:  Ilex cornuta 'Burfordii'

Common name:  Chinese Holly

Family:  Aquifoliaceae

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope, by South Pavilion drinking fountain

Notes: Leaf has a single spine at the apex; red berries

103-AG-Eucalyptus caesia  104-AG-Eucalyptus caesia-c

Species:  Eucalyptus caesia

Common name:  Gungurru

Family:  Myrtaceae

Region of Origin:  W. Australia

Location in Garden:  Australian Garden

Notes: Red stamen flowers

105-AG-Westringia brevifolia  106-AG-Westringia brevifolia-c

Species:  Westringia brevifolia

Family:  Lamiaceae

Region of Origin:  Tasmania

Location in Garden:  Australian Garden

Notes: Pale blue flowers

107-AG-Anigozanthos 'Bush Pearl'

Species:  Anigozanthos 'Bush Pearl'

Common name:  Kangaroo Paws

Family:  Haemodoraceae

Location in Garden:  Australian Garden

108-AG-Eremophila glabra

Species:  Eremophila glabra

Common name:  Emu Bush

Family:  Myoporaceae

Location in Garden:  Australian Garden

Notes: Red flower form

109-AG-Grevillea thelemaniana 'Gilt Dragon'  110-AG-Grevillea thelemaniana 'Gilt Dragon'-c

Species:  Grevillea thelemaniana 'Gilt Dragon'

Common name:  Hummingbird Bush, Spider-Net Grevillea

Family:  Proteaceae

Region of Origin:  Australia

Location in Garden:  Australian Garden

  112-AG-Cassia chatelainiana-c

Species:  Cassia chatelainiana

Family:  Fabaceae

Region of Origin:  W. Australia

Location in Garden:  Australian Garden

Notes: Yellow flowers

113-AG-Cassia nemophila var. platypoda  114-AG-Cassia nemophila var. platypoda-c

Species:  Cassia nemophila var. platypoda

Family:  Fabaceae

Location in Garden:  Australian Garden

Notes: Fragrant yellow flowers

115-JG-Hovenia dulcis  116-JG-Hovenia dulcis-c

Species:  Hovenia dulcis

Common name:  Japanese Raisin Tree

Family:  Rhamnaceae

Location in Garden:  Japanese Garden

Notes: Edible fleshy pedicel tastes like date/raisin

117-JG-Callicarpa rubella  118-JG-Callicarpa rubella-c

Species:  Callicarpa rubella

Common name:  Beautyberry

Family:  Verbenaceae

Region of Origin:  Himalayas, China

Location in Garden:  Japanese Garden, on path going up to Bonsai Court

Notes: Purple berries

119-JG-Ginkgo biloba-Bonsai

Species:  Ginkgo biloba - Bonsai

Location in Garden:  Japanese Garden

120-JG-Camellia 'Shishi-Gashira' -Bonsai

Species:  Camellia 'Shishi-Gashira' -Bonsai

Location in Garden:  Japanese Garden

 

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