August

Blooming in August

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:
Brugmansia ‘Supernova’
Plots:
44, 50

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

Botanical Name:
Hibiscus grandidieri var. greveanus
Plots:
50

Botanical Name:
Portlandia platantha
Plots:
24, 50

Botanical Name:
Rondeletia odorata
Common Name:
Panama-rose
Plots:
17, 19A, 19B, 21, 24

Lin Lougheed Spiny Forest of Madagascar

Botanical Name:
Bauhinia monandra
Common Name:
Pink Bauhinia
Plots:
31

Botanical Name:
Euphorbia viguieri var. viguieri
Plots:
31

Botanical Name:
Pachypodium lamerei
Plots:
31

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

Botanical Name:
Uncarina roeoesliana
Plots:
31

Lisa D. Anness Butterfly Garden

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

Botanical Name:
Conoclinium coelestinum
Common Name:
Blue Mistflower
Plots:
19b

Botanical Name:
Hibiscus schizopetalus
Common Name:
Fringed Hibiscus
Plots:
19b

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

Botanical Name:
Melochia sp.
Plots:
19b

Vine Pergola

Botanical Name:
Centratherum punctatum
Plots:
4

Botanical Name:
Petraeovitex bambusetorum
Common Name:
Nong Nooch Vine
Plots:
4

Botanical Name:
Thunbergia erecta ‘Blue Moon’
Common Name:
Blue Moon King’s Mantle
Plots:
4

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

Botanical Name:
x Ruttyruspolia ‘Phyllis Van Heerden’
Plots:
4

Tropical Plant Conservatory & Rare Plant House

Botanical Name:
Aristolochia philippinensis
Common Name:
Barubo

Botanical Name:
Aristolochia salvadorensis
Common Name:
Darth Vader Flower

Botanical Name:
Calathea burle-marxii ‘Ice Blue’

Botanical Name:
Dichorisandra penduliflora
Common Name:
Weeping Blue Ginger

Botanical Name:
Etlingera corneri
Common Name:
Siam Rose Ginger

Botanical Name:
Impatiens mirabilis

Botanical Name:
Medinilla magnifica
Common Name:
Showy Medinilla

Botanical Name:
Musa haekkinenii

Botanical Name:
Rhododendron ‘Simbu Sunset’
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