giant puya flowers Western Hills Garden—
What’s Blooming archive
March 2016

Giant Puya in bloom, as featured in “Puya plant blooms for first time in Occidental,” an article by Meg McConahey published February 19, 2016, in the Santa Rosa Press Democrat.

Blooming in March 2016: abutilon, ajuga, allium, azalea, banksia, berberis, bergenia, boronia, buddleia, buttercup, callas, camellias, cercis (“redbud”), flowering cherry, clematis, clianthus (“lobster claw”), correa, corylopsis, cuphea, daffodils, edgeworthia, erica, forsythia, grevillea, hardenbergia, hellebores, kerria, ‘Hercules’ lilies, leucadendron, leptospermum, libertia, lunaria, magnolias, marsh marigolds, mathiasella, omphalodes, pseudocydonia, pulmonaria, puya chilensis, quince, rhododendrons, scilla, stachyurus, symphytum (“comfrey”), verbena, viburnum.

azalea at Western Hills Garden
 
hellebore at Western Hills Garden

Above right: giant puya blossoms. Clockwise from right: azalea, hellebore, corylopsis spicata, stachyurus chinensis.

stachyurus chinensis at Western Hills Garden
 
corylopsis spicata at Western Hills Garden

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