The Huntington Botanical Gardens

What's In Bloom

December 2007

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Species:  Aloe arborescens (yell.flr.form)

Family:  Aloeaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden, Heritage Section

 

Species:  Aloe arborescens

Family:  Aloeaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:   Large planting on banks

 

Species:  Puya

Family:  Bromeliaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

 

Species:  Opuntia linguiformis

Common name:  Cow's Tongue

Family:  Cactaceae

Region of Origin:  Texas

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

 

Species:  Agave colorata

Common name:  Mescal Ceniza

Family:  Agavaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

 

Species:  Cassia wislenzii

Family:  Fabaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:   Yellow fragrant flowers

 

Species:  Trichocereus terscheckii

Family:  Cactaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:   Newly planted with supports; from garden in Simi Valley

Species:  Hectia rosea

Family:  Bromeliaceae

Region of Origin:  Mexico

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:   Red flowers


Species:  Cephalophyllum 'Red Spike'

Family:  Aizoaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

 

Species:  Colletia paradoxa

Common name:  Crucifixion Thorn, Jet Plane Plant

Family:  Rhamnaceae

Region of Origin:  Southern Brazil, Uruguay

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:   Cream-white fragrant flowers

Species:  Aechmea blanchetiana

Family:  Bromeliaceae

Region of Origin:  Brazil

Location in Garden:  Jungle Garden


Species:  Aechmea recurvata var. ortgiesii

Family:  Bromeliaceae

Location in Garden:  Jungle Garden

Species:  Billbergia pyramidalis var. concolor

Family:  Bromeliaceae

Location in Garden:  Jungle Garden


Species:  Aechmea gamosepala

Family:  Bromeliaceae

Location in Garden:  Jungle Garden

 

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