October

Blooming in October

The following is a partial list of flowering or fruiting plants located in Fairchild during October. 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:
Ceiba speciosa

Common Name:
Silk Floss Tree

Plots:
26, 49, 52, 99 B

Botanical Name:
Euphorbia punicea

Common Name:
Flame of Jamaica

Plots:
41, 50


Botanical Name:
Hibiscus grandidieri var. greveanus

Common Name:

Plots:
50

Botanical Name:
Plumeria ‘Singapore Dwarf Pink’

Common Name:

Plots:
33

Botanical Name:
Portlandia platantha

Common Name:

Plots:
24, 50

Lin Lougheed Spiny Forest of Madagascar

Botanical Name:
Bauhinia monandra

Common Name:
Pink Bauhinia

Plots:
31

Botanical Name:
Pachypodium lamerei

Common Name:

Plots:
31

Botanical Name:
Phyllarthron bernierianum

Common Name:

Plots:
31

Botanical Name:
Uncarina grandidieri

Common Name:
Mouse Trap Tree

Plots:
31

Botanical Name:
Uncarina roeoesliana

Common Name:

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:
Hibiscus schizopetalus

Common Name:
Fringed Hibiscus

Plots:
19b


Botanical Name:
Jatropha pauciflora subsp. haitensis

Common Name:

Plots:
19b


Botanical Name:
Melochia sp.

Common Name:

Plots:
19b

Botanical Name:
Pereskia aculeata

Common Name:

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’

Common Name:

Plots:
4

Tropical Plant Conservatory & Rare Plant House

Botanical Name:
Aristolochia philippinensis

Common Name:
Barubo

Plots:

Botanical Name:
Dichorisandra penduliflora

Common Name:
Weeping Blue Ginger

Plots:

Botanical Name:
Etlingera corneri

Common Name:
Siam Rose Ginger

Plots:

Botanical Name:
Impatiens mirabilis

Common Name:

Plots:

Botanical Name:
Medinilla magnifica

Common Name:
Showy Medinilla

Plots:

Botanical Name:
Musa haekkinenii

Common Name:

Plots:

Botanical Name:
Rhododendron ‘Simbu Sunset’

Common Name:

Plots:

Botanical Name:
Ruellia chartacea

Common Name:
Red Shrimp Plant

Plots:

Botanical Name:
Tacca integrifolia

Common Name:
White Bat Flower

Plots:

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