September

 

 Featured Plant 



 

 

 

 

Cassia roxburghii   Plot 34 

 

 Other September 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 Visitor Center at the entrance to Fairchild. 

   

 

Of Interest in the Garden  in September

 

 

Arboretum

 

  Aloysia virgata    sweet almond bush    49

  Baccharis dioica    43

  Bauhinia divaricata    50

  Bougainvillea arborea    33

  Bulnesia arborea    verawood    37

  Calliandra surinamensis    44

  Cameraria latifolia    3

  Cananga odorata    ylang ylang    17

  Cassia roxburghii    Ceylon Senna    34

  Catesbea spp.    24

  Ceiba speciosa   silk floss tree    49

  Clusia lanceolata    49

  Colvillea racemosa    Colville’s glory    50

  Combretum constrictum    55b

  Cordia alliodora    51

  Cubanola domingensis    50

  Euphorbia punicea    flame of Jamaica     50

  Evodia ridleyi    39

  Gardenia spp.    24

  Inga paterno    ice cream bean    18

  Jacquinia keyensis   Joe-wood    22

  Kopsia arborea    47

  Markhamia lutea    Nile tulip-tree    29

  Pachira aquatica    Guiana-chestnut    18

  Portlandia proctorii    19a

  Radermachera sp.    22, 50

  Ravenia spectabilis    39

  Rondeletia odorata    Panama-rose    21

  Stemmadenia litoralis    milky way tree    47

  Strobilanthes cusia    50

  Tabernaemontana spp.    5

 

Vine Pergola

 

  Acalypha hispida    chenille plant

  Adenocalymna comosum var. nitidum

  Allamanda spp.

  Argyreia nervosa    woolly morning glory

  Cissus intermedia    bull-vine

  Clerodendrum thomsoniae ‘Delectum’

  Portlandia grandiflora    bell flower

  Quisqualis indica    Rangoon creeper

  Securidaca diversifolia    Easter flower

  Solanum wendlandii    Costa Rican nightshade

  Stigmaphyllon sagraeanum

  Thunbergia grandiflora    Bengal creeper

 

 

 

 

Lisa D. Anness Butterfly Garden

Plot 19b

 

  Asclepias curassavica    scarlet milkweed

  Bourreria spp.

  Callicarpa americana    beautyberry

  Calotropis gigantea    giant milkweed

  Cordia globosa    butterfly sage

  Koanophyllon villosum    shrub eupatorium

  Lantana involucrata    wild sage

  Mimosa strigillosa    powderpuff

  Nashia inaguensis    Moujean tea

  Pentas lanceolata    Egyptian star clusters

  Salvia coccinea    tropical sage

  Senna alata    candelabra bush

  Solidago leavenworthii    goldenrod

  Stachytarpheta jamaicensis    porterweed

 

Conservatory

      

  Calathea burle-marxii ‘Ice Blue’

  Calathea warscewiczii

  Costus aff. erythrophyllus

  Costus malortieanus

  Etlingera elatior    torch ginger

  Heliconia champneiana

  Heliconia collinsiana

  Impatiens mirabilis

  Sobralia decora

  Tacca chantrieri    bat flower

  Tapeinochilos ananassae    pineapple ginger

  Tibouchina ‘Purple Glory’

  Warszewiczia coccinea

 

 
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