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Now Showing

June 7, 2002

Yucca filamentosa - Adam's needle What's in bloom at the JC Raulston Arboretum?  The Main Perennial Border is glorious with several hundred different kinds of perennial plants now in flower.   This week look for Buddleja,  Gardenia, and Lagerstroemia coming in to flower throughout the Arboretum and do not miss the recently renovated Rose Garden.  Hydrangea and Hosta in the Lath House are now stealing the show.   The colors in the Annuals Trial Area become brighter each day.   In the Southwest Garden (closed due to construction site) Agave havardiana hybrid and Agave neomexicana have 10-15' flower spikes.  This list is not comprehensive of all the plants currently flowering at the Arboretum.  Plant names in RED are new to the list this week.  Enjoy your visit!

Southall Garden (Beds S01-S10)

Parking Lot (Beds P01-P06)

Klein-Pringle White Garden (Beds WG1-WG10)

Path to Winter Garden (Beds E14, E17, E18)

Winter Garden (Beds E19, E21)

Beds E15-E16 (Nandina Collection Island)  

Beds Along Beryl Road (northeast JCRA, Beds E08-E11 & E23-E25)

Winding Grass Paths (E12, E13, E20, E22, E49, behind Winter Garden, & Bog Garden area)

Conifer Collection (E25-E27; E45-E48; E50)

Magnolia Collection (Beds E28-E31)

Paradise Garden (T01-T02)

Butterfly Garden (T05-T06)

Reading Garden (T04)

Townhouse Garden (T09)

Water  Garden (T03)

Theme Garden Area (T07-T08)

Wisteria Collection & Echinacea Collection (T12)

Lath House

Japanese Garden

Mixed Border   (Beds E32-E38)

Tender Perennials / The "Necessary" Garden Area (Beds E43-E44)

Perennial Border

Elizabeth Lawrence Border

Perennial Border Trial Area

Beds E39-E42 (Behind weeping lace parasol elm; beds east of roses and wisterias)

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