June

Featured Plant

Beaucarnia recurvata    pony-tail    Cycad Circle

Blooming in June

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.

 

Arboretum

Botanical Name:
Adansonia digitata
Common Name:
baobab
Plot:
3b

Botanical Name:
Albizia saman
Common Name:
rain tree
Plots:
56, 130

Botanical Name:
Alibertia sp.
Plots:
50, 56, 57a

Botanical Name:
Archidendron lucyi
Common Name:
scarlet bean
Plot:
55b

Botanical Name:
Artabotrys hexapetalus
Common Name:
climbing ylang-ylang
Plots:
19a, 27f

Botanical Name:
Barringtonia racemosa
Plot:
55a

Botanical Name:
Bougainvillea arborea
Plot:
33

Botanical Name:
Bulnesia arborea
Common Name:
verawood
Plots:
34, 57a

Botanical Name:
Cameraria latifolia
Plot:
3a

Botanical Name:
Cassia fistula x javanica
Common Name:
rainbow shower tree
Plots:
1, 27c, 33, 35

Botanical Name:
Catesbaea melanocarpa
Plot:
24

Botanical Name:
Catesbaea spinosa
Common Name:
lily-thorn
Plot:
24

Botanical Name:
Combretum constrictum
Plot:
55b

Botanical Name:
Cornutia pyramidata
Common Name:
pavilla
Plots:
50, 51

Botanical Name:
Crinum ‘Summer Nocturne’
Plot:
32b

Botanical Name:
Cryptostegia grandiflora
Common Name:
rubber vine
Plot:
38

Botanical Name:
Delonix decaryi
Plot:
57a

Botanical Name:
Erythrochiton brasiliensis
Plot:
39

Botanical Name:
Etlingera eliator
Common Name:
torch ginger
Plot:
27c

Botanical Name:
Evodia elleryana
Plot:
39

Botanical Name:
Fouquieria splendens
Common Name:
ocotillo
Plot:
6

Botanical Name:
Gardenia carinata
Plots:
12, 41a

Botanical Name:
Gardenia taitensis
Common Name:
Tahitian gardenia
Plots:
33, 50, 56, 57a

Botanical Name:
Gmelina philippinensis
Plot:
51

Botanical Name:
Goetzea elegans
Common Name:
mata buey
Plots:
5, 27d, 44

Botanical Name:
Grewia bicolor
Plot:
35

Botanical Name:
Guazuma ulmifolia
Common Name:
West Indian elm
Plot:
35

Botanical Name:
Haldina cordifolia
Plot:
10

Botanical Name:
Hamelia cuprea
Plots:
14, 17, 43

Botanical Name:
Hibiscus fragilis
Common Name:
mandrinette
Plot:
33

Botanical Name:
Hibiscus schizopetalus
Common Name:
fringed hibiscus
Plots:
33, 55a

Botanical Name:
 Kigelia africana
Common Name:
sausage tree
Plots:
19a, 29

Botanical Name:
Lagerstroemia macrocarpa var. reflexa
Plot:
27c

Botanical Name:
Majidea zanquebarica
Plots:
18, 44

Botanical Name:
Markhamia zanzibarica
Plot:
29

Botanical Name:
Mascarenhasia arborescens
Plot:
47

Botanical Name:
Mesua ferrea
Common Name:
Ceylon ironwood
Plot:
49

Botanical Name:
Oncoba spinosa
Common Name:
fried egg tree
Plot:
52

Botanical Name:
Pereskia portulacifolia
Plot:
6

Botanical Name:
Phaleria perrottetiana
Plot:
30

Botanical Name:
Phytolacca dioica
Plot:
33

Botanical Name:
Plumeria species & cultivars
Common Name:
frangipani
Plots:
14, 33, 38, 43, 47, 50, 52, 55b

Botanical Name:
Portlandia proctorii
Common Name:
crimson portlandia
Plots:
8, 19a, 44

Botanical Name:
Posoqueria longiflora
Plot:
25

Botanical Name:
Premna odorata
Common Name:
fragrant premna
Plot:
51

Botanical Name:
Ravenia spectabilis
Plot:
39

Botanical Name:
Stemmadenia litoralis
Common Name:
milky way tree
Plot:
47

Botanical Name:
Strophanthus boivinii
Plot:
47

Botanical Name:
Tabernaemontana arborea
Plots:
24, 47

Botanical Name:
Wrightia coccinea
Plot:
24

Botanical Name:
Zanthoxylum flavum
Common Name:
satinwood
Plot:
39

 

Vine Pergola

Botanical Name:
Adenocalymna comosa var. nitidum

Botanical Name:
Aristolochia maxima
Common Name:
pipevine

Botanical Name:
Bauhinia fassoglensis

Botanical Name:
Chonemorpha fragrans
Common Name:
frangipani vine

Botanical Name:
Cissus intermedia
Common Name:
bull-vine

Botanical Name:
Clerodendrum thomsoniae ‘Delectum’
Common Name:
bleeding heart vine

Botanical Name:
Combretum indicum
Common Name:
Rangoon creeper

Botanical Name:
Petraeovitex bambusetorum
Common Name:
Nong Nooch vine

Botanical Name:
Thunbergia grandiflora
Common Name:
Bengal creeper

Botanical Name:
Thunbergia mysorensis

 

Lisa D. Anness South Florida Butterfly Garden
Plot 19b

Botanical Name:
Acacia choriophylla
Common Name:
cinnecord

Botanical Name:
Anastraphia ilicifolia

Botanical Name:
Bourreria succulenta
Common Name:
Bahama strongbark

Botanical Name:
Cnidoscolus aconitifolius
Common Name:
chaya

Botanical Name:
Hamelia patens ‘Calusa’
Common Name:
firebush

Botanical Name:
Lantana involucrata
Common Name:
wild sage

Botanical Name:
Mimosa strigillosa
Common Name:
powderpuff

Botanical Name:
Pentas lanceolata
Common Name:
Egyptian starclusters

Botanical Name:
Psychotria ligustrifolia
Common Name:
Bahama wild coffee

Botanical Name:
Senna mexicana var. chapmanii
Common Name:
Bahama senna

Botanical Name:
Senna polyphylla
Common Name:
desert senna

Botanical Name:
Varronia bullata ssp. humilis
Common Name:
butterfly sage

 

Lin Lougheed Spiny Forest of Madagascar
Plot 31

Botanical Name:
Aloe ‘Rooikappie’

Botanical Name:
Delonix floribunda

Botanical Name:
Euphorbia milii var. bevilanensis

Botanical Name:
Euphorbia viguieri var. viguieri

Botanical Name:
Pachypodium lamerei

Botanical Name:
Pachypodium rosulatum var. rosulatum

Botanical Name:
Uncarina grandidieri
Common Name:
mouse trap tree

Botanical Name:
Uncarina roeoesliana

Botanical Name:
Uncarina stellulifera

 

Pineland
Plot 176

Botanical Name:
Amorpha herbacea var. crenulata
Common Name:
crenulate leadplant

Botanical Name:
Asclepias viridis
Common Name:
green milkweed

Botanical Name:
Bourreria cassinifolia
Common Name:
pineland strongbark

Botanical Name:
Callicarpa americana
Common Name:
American beautyberry

Botanical Name:
Galactia smallii
Common Name:
Small’s milk-pea

Botanical Name:
Guettarda scabra
Common Name:
rough velvet-seed

Botanical Name:
Heliotropium polyphyllum
Common Name:
pineland heliotrope

Botanical Name:
Lantana depressa var. depressa
Common Name:
rockland shrub lantana

Botanical Name:
Melochia tomentosa
Common Name:
woolly pyramidflower

Botanical Name:
Physalis walteri
Common Name:
ground-cherry

Botanical Name:
Tephrosia angustissima var. corallicola
Common Name:
 coral hoarypea

Photos by Arielle Simon/FTBG

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