The Huntington Botanical Gardens

What's In Bloom

May 2007

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

Species:  Verbena x hybrida

Family:  Verbenaceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Notes: Purple flowers


Species:  Salvia leucanthe 'Purple Velvet'

Common name:  Mexican Bush Sage

Family:  Lamiaceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Notes: Huntington Introduction

Species:  Melianthus major

Common name:  Honey Bush

Family:  Melianthaceae

Region of Origin:  South Africa

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Species:  Dianthus caryophyllus

Common name:  Clove Pink

Family:  Caryophyllaceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Species:  Iris pseudacorus

Common name:  Yellow Flag

Family:  Iridaceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Notes: Yellow flowers

Species:  Duranta erecta

Common name:  Pigeon Berry, Skyflower

Family:  Verbenaceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Notes: Bright yell0w-green foliage

Species:  Ranunculus acris

Common name:  Meadow Buttercup

Family:  Ranunculaceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Notes: Yellow flowers

Species:  Phlox subulata

Common name:  Moss Pink

Family:  Polemoniaceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Notes: Rose-pink flowers; Low-growing

Species:  Tradescantia virginiana

Common name:  Spiderwort

Family:  Commelinaceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Notes: Blue flowers

Species:  Lychnis coronaria

Common name:  Mullein, Crown-Pink

Family:  Caryophyllaceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Notes: White, magenta flowers (also pink flowers)

 

Species:  Crataegus laevigata

Common name:  English Hawthorn

Family:  Rosaceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Notes: Pink flowers; To be removed for relandscaping of Gallery

Species:  Coreopsis grandiflora

Family:  Asteraceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Notes: Yellow flowers

Species:  Verbena rigida

Family:  Verbenaceae

Location in Garden:  Shakespeare Garden

Notes: Bright purple flowers

 

Species:  Acer negundo 'Flamingo'

Family:  Aceraceae

Location in Garden:  North Vista

Notes: Variegated foliage

Species:  Campanula portenschlagiana

Common name:  Dalmation Bell Flower

Family:  Campanulaceae

Region of Origin:  Yugoslavia

Location in Garden:  North Vista

Notes: Light blue flowers

Species:  Camellia japonica 'Kona'

Family:  Theaceae

Location in Garden:  North Vista

Notes: White flowers; Sport of 'Hawaii'

 

Species:  Cornus kousa

Common name:  Kousa Dogwood

Family:  Cornaceae

Region of Origin:  Japan, Korea

Location in Garden:  North Vista, on path to fountain

Notes: Creamy white narrow long bracts

 

Species:  Hydrangea quercifolia 'Alice'

Common name:  Oak Leaf Hydrangea

Family:  Hydrangeaceae

Location in Garden:  Species Lane

Notes: Elongated cone-shape white flower cluster

 

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
[ © 2007, Huntington Library. All rights reserved.