Western Hills Garden—
What’s Blooming archive
March 2019

March 2019: Daffodils are finally starting to bloom after a long cold spell. Camellias, Daphne, Edgeworthias, Magnolias, and Flowering Plums are the stars (new for March are in bold type):

Abelia, Abutilon, Acacia, Alstroemeria, Ampelopsis brevipedunculata (“Porcelain Berry”), Anigozanthos (“Kangaroo Paws”), Anisodontea sp. ‘Strybing Beauty’, Azaleas, Banksia spinulosa var. collina “Golden Candlesticks”, Bergenia, Calandrinia, Caltha palustris (“Marsh Marigolds”), Camellias, Cestrum, Chaenomeles (“Flowering Quince”), Chasmanthe, Clematis armandii, Cuphea, Daffodils, Daphne, Dichroa febrifuga, Echium vulgare, Edgeworthia, Eomecon chionantha (“Chinese Snow Poppy”), Epimedium (“Bishop’s Hat”), Erica, Fuchsias (arborescens, boliviana), Geranium (“Cranesbill”), Forsythia, Ginger, Grevillea, Gunnera, Hardenbergia violacea (‘Happy Wanderer’), Hebes, Helleborus (argutifolius, foetidus, orientalis), Holly, Hydrangeas x seemanii, Justicia rizzinii, Kniphofia ‘Christmas Cheer’, Canna Lilies, ‘Hercules’ Lilies, Lobelia, Loropetalum chinense (“Chinese Fringe Flower”), Magnolia, Mahonia, Malvaviscus arboreus var. drummondii (“Turk’s Cap”), Modiolastrum lateritium (“Trailing Mallow”), Passiflora ‘Coral Sea’, Penstemon, Persicaria, Phylica pubescens (“Featherhead”), Phymosia umbellata “Mexican Bush Mallow”), Pieris, Plectranthus, Flowering Plums, Polygala, Protea, Pseudocydonia sinensis (“Chinese quince”), Ribes, Roses, Salvia, Senecio petasitis, Symphoricarpos (“Snowberry”), Symphytum (“Comfrey”), Tradescantia, Verbena, Viburnum, and Westringia

Camellias in Bloom

Download a map of the Camellias at Western Hills (2-page, 442K pdf).

Camellia ‘Tama No Ura’ in bloom…
Camellia bloom

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