Strongylodon macrobotrys - Jade Vine

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other March 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 the plot map at the bottom of this page.  Plot maps are also located at the Visitors Center at the entrance to Fairchild. 

     * Good location to see hummingbirds 

   
 

Of Interest in the Garden    March

        
 

 

 

Arboretum

 

  Aloysia virgata    sweet almond bush    33

  Begonia cultivars    49, 50

  Bombax ceiba    27

  Brachychiton sp. ‘Garrad’s Nursery’    33

  Bravaisia berlandieriana    43

  Brunfelsia grandiflora ssp. grandiflora    5

  Brunfelsia uniflora    25, 27 

  Catalpa longissima    West Indian oak    29

  Cochlospermum vitifolium    buttercup tree    27

  Dombeya x ‘Seminole’    35

  Erythrochiton brasiliensis    39

  Euphorbia punicea    50

  *Fouquieria splendens    ocotillo    6

  Gardenia longiterna    24

  Gmelina arborea     snapdragon tree    51

  Goetzea elegans    5, 27d

  *Hamelia patens    firebush    3a

  *Holmskioldia sanguinea    Chinese hat plant    3a

  Malpighia glabra    Barbados cherry    25

  Pavonia bahamensis    Bahama swamp bush    26

  Pittosporum campbellii    21

  Portlandia spp.    8, 43

  Pseudobombax ellipticum    shaving-brush tree    26

  Ravenia spectabilis    39

  Arachnothryx leucophylla    24, 49

  Samyda sp.    51

  Scutellaria havanensis    Havana skullcap    44

  Senna polyphylla    desert senna    51

  Sida eggersii    26

  Strobilanthes cusia    Assam indigo    44

  Wallaceodendron celebicum    19a

  Wigandia urens    3a

 

 

* Good location to see hummingbirds

 

Vine Pergola

  

  Bauhinia fassoglensis

  Clerodendrum splendens

  Clerodendrum thomsoniae ‘Delectum’

           magenta bleeding heart vine

  Congea tomentosa    shower of orchids

  Eranthemum pulchellum    blue sage

  Petrea volubilis    queen’s wreath

  Prestonia mollis

  Pyrostegia venusta    flame vine

  Schlegelia parasitica

  Securidaca diversifolia    Easter flower

  Solandra maxima    golden chalice vine

  Stigmaphyllon sagraeanum

  Strongylodon macrobotrys    jade vine

  Thunbergia grandiflora    Bengal creeper

  Wagatea spicata    candy corn plant

  

 

Tropical Plant Conservatory

  

  Amherstia nobilis    pride of Burma

  Brownea grandiceps

  Calathea burle-marxii

  Calathea lutea

  Costus aff. erythrophyllus

  Costus malortieanus

  Epiphyte tree: orchids & bromeliads

  Freycinetia cumingiana

  Tapeinochilos ananassae    pineapple ginger

 

 

Lisa D. Anness Butterfly Garden

Plot 19b

  

  Asclepias curassavica    scarlet milkweed

  Brya ebenus    West Indian ebony

  Calliandra haematocephala ‘Nana’

  Cnidoscolus acontifolius    chaya   

  Conoclinium coelestinum   blue mistflower

  Justicia brandegeana

  Lantana involucrata    wild sage

  Melochia tomentosa    teabush

  Odontonema sp.

  *Pentas lanceolata    Egyptian starclusters

  Salvia coccinea    tropical sage

  Senna polyphylla    desert senna

  Solidago leavenworthii    Leavenworth’s goldenrod

  Symphyotrichum dumosum    rice button aster

  Varronia bullata ssp. humilis     butterfly-sage

 

 
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