The Huntington Botanical Gardens

What's In Bloom

 

February 2008

Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10 | Map

Species:  Crassula capitella 'Campfire'

Family:  Crassulaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:  Red leaves


Species:  Crassula rubescens radicans

Family:  Crassulaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:  Red leaves   

 

Species:  Billbergia nutans

Common name:  Friendship Plant

Family:  Bromeliaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Species:  Tylecodon paniculatus

Common name:  Butter Tree

Family:  Crassulaceae

Region of Origin:  South Africa

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:  Near Aloe 'Hercules'   


Species:  Aloe 'Hercules'

Family:  Aloeaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

 

Species:  Calliandra californica

Common name:  Baja Fairyduster

Family:  Fabaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

 

Species:  Agave vilmoriniana

Family:  Agavaceae

Region of Origin:  Mexico

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:  Bulbils

 

Species:  Cleistocactus strausii

Common name:  Wooly Torch

Family:  Cactaceae

Region of Origin:  Bolivia

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:  Red tubular flowers

Species:  Oreocereus celsianus

Common name:  Old Man of the Andes

Family:  Cactaceae

Region of Origin:  Southern Bolivia, Peru, Northern Argentina

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:  Trichomes cover spines   


Species:  Beaucarnea recurvata

Common name:  Ponytail Palm

Family:  Agavaceae

Region of Origin:  Mexico

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:  Swollen base, flowers on top   

 

Species:  Aloe arborescens

Family:  Aloeaceae

Region of Origin:  South Africa

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden Heritage Section

Species:  Echeveria pallida

Family:  Crassulaceae

Region of Origin:  Mexico

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden Heritage Section


Species:  Moraea

Family:  Iridaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:  Lavender wildflower   

Species:  Aeonium arboreum

Family:  Crassulaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden, Patio Area

Notes:  Yellow flowers


Species:  Aloe 'Sophie'

Family:  Aloeaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

Notes:  Yellow flowers, striped leaves   

Species:  Agave colorata

Family:  Agavaceae

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden


Species:  Aloe 'Pink Perfection' / Dracena draco

Common name:  / Dragon Tree

Family:  Aloeaceae / Agavaceae

Region of Origin:  Canary Islands

Location in Garden:  Desert Garden

 

Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10  | Map

 

Back to Top
Back to Botanical Home
What's In Bloom Archives
[ © 2008, Huntington Library. All rights reserved.