February

 

 Featured Plant
 Freycinetia cumingiana   - Conservatory

 

Other February Bloomers

  The following is a partial list of  flowering and fruiting plants located in Fairchild during the specified month. Plants are listed alphabetically by scientific name, the location by plot number and by common name.  You may refer to a plot map at the bottom of this page.  Plot maps are also located at the Visitors Center at the entrance to Fairchild. 

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Plants of Interest  February

 

  

Arboretum

 

  Acacia pinetorum    pineland acacia    3a

  Acacia tortuosa    poponax    3a

  Acanthus sp.    50

  Arachnothryx leucophylla    24

  Bougainvillea x ‘Natalie No. 6’    3a

  Brugmansia spp. & cultivars   angel’s trumpet   32b, 49, 50

  Brunfelsia densifolia    serpentine hill raintree    5

  Brunfelsia grandiflora    5

  Brunfelsia lactea    27

  Calliandra haematocephala ‘Alba’    43

  Cananga odorata    ylang ylang    57a

  Clusia lanceolata    49

  Cochlospermum vitifolium    buttercup tree    27

  Dombeya x ‘Seminole’    57a

  Eranthemum pulchellum    blue sage    57a

  Euphorbia punicea    flame of Jamaica    8, 50

  Exostema nitens    24

  *Fouquieria splendens    ocotillo    6

  Galphimia gracilis    thryallis    33

  Hibiscus boryanus    33

  *Holmskioldia sanguinea    Chinese hat plant    3a, 143

  Leea guineensis    25

  Osmoxylon lineare    19a

  *Pavonia bahamensis    26

  Portlandia proctorii    19a

  Sobralia macrantha    24

  Sobralia sessilis    24

  Strobilanthes cusia    50

  Triplaris cumingiana    long john    142

  Wigandia urens    3a

 

* Good location to see hummingbirds

 


Vine Pergola

 

  Cissus intermedia    bull-vine

  Clerodendrum splendens

  Clerodendrum thomsoniae ‘Delectum’    bleeding heart

  Congea tomentosa    shower of orchids

  Eranthemum pulchellum    blue sage

  Pyrostegia venusta    flame vine

  Rhytidophyllum tomentosum

  Solandra maxima    golden chalice vine

  Stigmaphyllon sagraeanum

  Thunbergia grandiflora    Bengal creeper

  Wagatea spicata    candy corn plant

 

                       

Lisa D. Anness Butterfly Garden

Plot 19b

 

  Asclepias curassavica    scarlet milkweed

  Buddleia cordata   

  Chromolaena corymbosa

  Conoclinium coelestinum    blue mistflower

  Cuphea ignea    cigar flower

  Lantana involucrata    wild sage

  Melochia tomentosa    woolly pyramidflower

  Odontonema sp.

  Pentas lanceolata    Egyptian star clusters

  Rosmarinus officinalis    rosemary

  Ruta graveolens    rue

  Salvia coccinea    tropical sage

  Senna spp.

  Solidago leavenworthii    Leavenworth’s goldenrod

 

 

Pineland Plot 176

  Acacia pinetorum    pineland acacia

  Bourreria cassinifolia    pineland strongbark

  Chiococca parvifolia    pineland snowberry

  Crossopetalum ilicifolium    quailberry

  Croton linearis    pineland croton

  Heliotropium polyphyllum    pineland heliotrope

  Melochia tomentosa    woolly pyramidflower

  

 
 
 
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