February

Featured Plant

 

Botanical Name:
Freycinetia cumingiana
Location:
Tropical Plant Conservatory & Rare Plant House

                                                                                                                                       

Blooming in February

The following is a partial list of flowering or fruiting plants located in Fairchild. Plants are grouped by area and listed alphabetically by scientific name, and include a common name when available and the location by plot number. 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.

Download an abbreviated, print-friendly list for February.

 

Arboretum

Botanical Name:
Brunfelsia grandiflora
Plots:
4, 5, 14, 43, 50

Botanical Name:
Euphorbia punicea
Common Name:
Flame of Jamaica
Plots:
41, 50

Botanical Name:
Hibiscus grandidieri var. greveanus
Plots:
50

Botanical Name:
Holmskioldia sanguinea
Common Name:
Chinese hat plant
Plots:
3A, 143

Botanical Name:
Portlandia platantha
Plots:
24, 50

Lin Lougheed Spiny Forest of Madagascar

Botanical Name:
Aloe “Rooikappie”
Plots:
31

Botanical Name:
Euphorbia milii var. siegfriedii
Plots:
31

Botanical Name:
Euphorbia viguieri var. viguieri
Plots:
31

Botanical Name:
Pachypodium decaryi
Plots:
31

Botanical Name:
Uncarina grandidieri
Common Name:
Mouse Trap Tree
Plots:
31

Lisa D. Anness Butterfly Garden

Botanical Name:
Brya ebenus
Common Name:
West Indian Ebony
Plots:
19b

Botanical Name:
Calliandra haematocephala “Nana”
Common Name:
Dwarf Red Powder Puff
Plots:
19b

Botanical Name:
Jatropha pauciflora subsp. haitensis
Plots:
19b

Botanical Name:
Justicia brandegeeana
Plots:
19b

Botanical Name:
Melochia sp.
Plots:
19b

Tropical Plant Conservatory & Rare Plant House

Botanical Name:
Calathea burle-marxii “Ice Blue”

Botanical Name:
Dichorisandra pendula
Common Name:
Weeping Blue Ginger

Botanical Name:
Heliconia collinsiana

Botanical Name:
Medinilla magnifica
Common Name:
Showy Medinilla

Botanical Name:
Musa haekkinenii

Botanical Name:
Ouratea theophrasta

Botanical Name:
Rhododendron “Simbu Sunset”

Botanical Name:
Rhododendron “Veryl Ann”

Botanical Name:
Ruellia chartacea
Common Name:
Red Shrimp Plant

Vine Pergola

Botanical Name:
Bauhinia bidentata
Common Name:
Orange Orchid Vine
Plots:
4

Botanical Name:
Centratherum punctatum
Plots:
4

Botanical Name:
Clerodendrum thomsoniae “Delectum”
Common Name:
Magenta Bleeding Heart Vine
Plots:
4

Botanical Name:
Moullava spicata
Common Name:
Candy Corn Plant
Plots:
4

Botanical Name:
Thunbergia grandiflora
Common Name:
Bengal Creeper
Plots:
4

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