The Heat is On

Submitted June, 19 2017 at 4 :27 PM

It is definitely getting warm outside and our plants are loving it. There are flowers blooming in every corner of the Garden.

Shepherds Warning

Shepherd's Warning Geranium    Geranium sanguineum 'Shepherd's Warning'

As you begin your journey into the Garden, keep your eyes open for this jewel.


Baby's Breath

Summer Sparkles┬« Baby's Breath    Gypsophila 'ESM Chispa'

You can't miss this showstopper in the Water Conservation Garden.


Chameleon Plant

Chameleon Plant    Houttuynia cordata

This vigorous perennial can be found in the Four Seasons Garden as well as the Herb Garden.


Monardella

Scarlet Monardella    Monardella macrantha 'Marian Sampson'

Look for these dazzling drought tolerant plants in the Parking Lot and Children's Garden.


Penstemon

Dark Towers Penstemon    Penstemon 'Dark Towers'

This fantastic addition can be seen in the Water-wise Border and Water Saver terrace of the Water Conservation.


Tanacetum

Partridge Feather    Tanacetum densum ssp. amani

Watch for this feathery-leaved perennial in the Adaptive Beauty terrace of the Water Conservation Garden as well as in the upper Floral Walk.


Yucca

Thompson's Yucca    Yucca thompsonii

Stately Yuccas greet you when you first enter the Water Conservation Garden.


With each passing day, the Water Conservation Garden mature a little more. Be sure to visit often to see what new surpises pop up.


Photos by Jason W. Baker

 
 







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