Featured Plant

 
Cassia roxburghii - Ceylon senna

 

 

 Other October Bloomers

The following is a partial list of blooming, fruiting and plants of interest located in Fairchild during the specified month. Plants are grouped by area and plot number, and alphabetically by scientific name, and common name when available.  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. 

 

  

  

Of Interest in the Garden in October

 

 

 

Arboretum

 

  Bauhinia divaricata    50

  Brunfelsia lactea    27

  Cananga odorata    ylang ylang    17

  Cassia roxburghii    Ceylon Senna    34

  Ceiba speciosa    silk floss tree    46, 49, 50

  Clusia lanceolata    49

  Combretum constrictum    55b

  Cordia alliodora    52

  Cryptostegia grandiflora   rubber vine    38

  Cubanola domingensis    43

  Erythrochiton brasiliensis    39

  Euphorbia punicea    flame of Jamaica    8

  Exostema ixoroides    24

  Gardenia carinata   12

  Gardenia taitensis    Tahitian gardenia    24

  Hamelia cuprea    14

  Kigelia africana    sausage tree    29

  Kopsia arborea    47

  Leea guineensis    24

  Neomillspaughia emarginata    25

  Parmentiera aculeata    29

  Phaleria macrocarpa    30

  Picramnia pentandra    bitter-bush    43

  Portlandia proctorii    44

  Plumeria pudica    bridal bouquet    14

  Radermachera sp.    22

  Ravenia spectabilis    39

  Samyda spp.    52

  Stemmadenia litoralis    milky way tree    47

  Strobilanthes cusia    50

  Tabernaemontana pandacaqui    5

 

 

 

Lin Lougheed Spiny Forest of Madagascar

Plot 31

 

  Aloe ‘Rooikappie’

  Euphorbia beharensis var. guillemetii

  Pachypodium rosulatum var. rosulatum

  Uncarina grandidieri    mouse trap tree

 

Vine Pergola

 

  Adenocalymna comosum var. nitidum

  Allamanda violacea

  Argyreia nervosa    woolly morning glory

  Chonemorpha fragrans   

  Cissus intermedia    bull-vine

  Clerodendrum thomsoniae ‘Delectum’

  Quisqualis indica    rangoon creeper

  Stigmaphyllon sagraeanum

  Telosma cordata

  Thunbergia grandiflora    Bengal creeper

 

 

 

                                                                       

Lisa D.  Anness Butterfly Garden

Plot 19b

   

  Bourreria cassinifolia    pineland strongbark

  Callicarpa americana    beautyberry

  Calotropis gigantea    giant milkweed

  Cnidoscolus aconitifolius    chaya

  Galactia striata

  Heliotropium polyphyllum    pineland heliotrope

  Koanophyllon villosum    shrub eupatorium

  Lantana involucrata    wild sage

  Nashia inaguensis    moujean tea

  Passiflora spp.    passionflower

  Salvia coccinea    tropical sage

  Scutellaria havanensis    Havana skullcap

  Senna alata    candelabra bush

  Solidago leavenworthii    Leavenworth’s goldenrod

  Stachytarpheta jamaicensis    porterweed

 

Conservatory

 

  Heliconia collinsiana

  Calathea warscewiczii

  Costus malortieanus

  Impatiens mirabilis

  Ouratea gigantophylla

  Warsczewiczia coccinea

  Tibouchina ‘Purple Glory’   

 
 
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