The Huntington Botanical Gardens

What's In Bloom

March 2008

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Species:  Calliandra haematocephala

Common name:  Pink Powderpuff Bush

Family:  Fabaceae

Region of Origin:  Bolivia

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  Pink/red stamen flowers

 

Species:  Wigandia urens

Family:  Hydrophyllaceae

Region of Origin:  Peru

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  Blue/purple flowers   

 

Species:  Calliandra surinamensis

Family:  Fabaceae

Region of Origin:  Northern South America

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  Pink flowers   

 

Species:  Brugmansia 'Dr.Suess'

Family:  Solanaceae

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  Yellow trumpet-shape flowers   

 

Species:  Strelitzia reginae var. juncea

Family:  Strelitziaceae

Region of Origin:  South Africa

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  Rounded stems, no leaf blade

 

Species:  Senecio

Family:  Asteraceae

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  Bright yellow flowers   

Species:  Scadoxus puniceus 'Magnificus'

Common name:  Royal Paint Brush

Family:  Amaryllidaceae

Region of Origin:  South Africa

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  Dark red sepals, orange stamens  


Species:  Chasmanthe floribunda var. duckittii

Family:  Iridaceae

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:   Yellow flowers  

 

Species:  Abutilon hybrid

Common name:  Flowering Maple, Chinese Bellflower

Family:  Malvaceae

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  Small cream flowers   

 

Species:  Picconia azorica

Family:  Oleaceae

Region of Origin:  Azores

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  Small white flowers - fragrant?   

 

Species:  Alberta magna

Common name:  Natal Flame Bush

Family:  Rubiaceae

Region of Origin:  South Africa

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  Red   

 

Species:  Cestrum elegans

Family:  Solanaceae

Region of Origin:  American Tropics

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  Red flowers  

Species:  Tulbaghia simmleri 'Alba'

Family:  Amaryllidaceae

Region of Origin:  South Africa

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

Notes:  White flowers   


Species:  Ranunculus cortusifolius

Family:  Ranunculaceae

Region of Origin:  Canary Islands

Location in Garden:  Subtropical Slope

 

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