March

Blooming in March

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:
Brachychiton sp. ‘Garrads Nursery’
Plots:
Plot 33

Botanical Name:
Cordia lutea
Common Name:
Yellow Geiger
Plots:
Plot 22, 52

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

Botanical Name:
Galphimia gracilis
Common Name:
Spray-of-Gold
Plots:
Plot 19B, 33

Botanical Name:
Plumeria ‘Singapore Dwarf Pink’
Plots:
Plot 33

Lin Lougheed Spiny Forest of Madagascar – Plot 31

Botanical Name:
Aloe ‘Rooikappie’

Botanical Name:
Bauhinia monandra
Common Name:
Pink Bauhinia

Botanical Name:
Euphorbia viguieri var. viguieri

Botanical Name:
Pachypodium decaryi

Botanical Name:
Uncarina grandidieri
Common Name:
Mouse Trap Tree

Lisa D. Anness Butterfly Garden – Plot 19b

Botanical Name:
Anastraphia ilicifolia

Botanical Name:
Jatropha pauciflora subsp. haitensis

Botanical Name:
Justicia brandegeeana
Common Name:
Mexican Shrimp Plant

Botanical Name:
Melochia tomentosa
Common Name:
Teabush

Botanical Name:
Senna polyphylla
Common Name:
Desert Cassia

Tropical Plant Conservatory & Rare Plant House

Botanical Name:
Calathea burle-marxii ‘Ice Blue’

Botanical Name:
Costus acreanus

Botanical Name:
Costus malortieanus
Common Name:
Step Ladder Costus

Botanical Name:
Dichorisandra penduliflora
Common Name:
Weeping Blue Ginger

Botanical Name:
Etlingera corneri
Common Name:
Siam Rose Ginger

Botanical Name:
Freycinetia cumingiana

Botanical Name:
Rhododendron ‘Simbu Sunset’

Botanical Name:
Ruellia chartacea
Common Name:
Red Shrimp Plant

Botanical Name:
Sonerila sp.

Vine Pergola – Plot 4

Botanical Name:
Bauhinia bidentata
Common Name:
Pride of Selangor

Botanical Name:
Odontocline hollickii

Botanical Name:
Petrea volubilis
Common Name:
Queen’s Wreath

Botanical Name:
Pyrostegia venusta
Common Name:
Flame Vine

Botanical Name:
Thunbergia grandiflora
Common Name:
Bengal Creeper

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