Western Hills Garden—
What’s Blooming archive
September 2020

September 2020: Not much new in Late Summer. Some color still: Abutilon, Alstroemeria, Crinum, Dahlias, Fuchsias, Hydrangeas, and Lilies (new for September are in bold type):

Abelia, Abutilon, Acanthus mollis (“Bear’s Breeches”), Acers, Agapanthus, Aloe, Alstroemeria, Ammi visnaga (“Queen Anne’s Lace ‘Green Mist’ ”), Anemopsis californica (“Yerba Mansa” or “Lizard Tail”), Anigozanthos (“Kangaroo Paws”), Anisodontea sp. ‘Strybing Beauty’, Aralia, Asclepias speciosa (“Milkweed”), Banksia spinulosa var. collina “Golden Candlesticks”, Begonias, Bergenia, Billbergia, Bouvardia ternifolia (“Firecracker Bush”), Buddleia lindleyana (“Weeping Butterfly Bush”), Calandrinia, Callistemon (“Bottlebrush”), Campanula, Cestrum, Chiranthodendron pentadactylon (“Monkey’s Hand Tree”), Cleome, Clematis, Clerodendrum, Clivia, Coleonema “Breath of Heaven”), Colletia ulicina (“Cunco Rojo”), Corydalis, Cotinus “Smokebush”), Cotyledon orbiculata (“Pig’s Ear”), Crinum, Cuphea, Dahlias, Dichroa febrifuga, Dicliptera suberecta (“Hummingbird Plant”, “Uruguayan Firecracker Plant”), Dietes iridioides (“Fortnight Lily”), Erica, Eryngium zabelii (“Sea Holly”), Erythrina crista-galli (“Coral Tree”), Eucryphia lucida x cordifolia ‘Penwith’, Euphorbia Robbiae, Eutrochium purpureum (“Joe Pye Weed”), Filipendula, Fremontodendron californicum ‘Ken Taylor’, x pentadactylon), Fuchsias (arborescens, boliviana, fulgens, splendens), Gaultheria procumbens (“Wintergreen”), Gaura, Genista aetnensis (“Mt. Aetna Broom”), Geranium (“Cranesbill” maderense), Grevillea, Gunnera, Hebes (‘Midsummer Beauty’, ‘Caledonia’), Helianthus (“Sunflower”), Helleborus (argutifolius, foetidus), Heptacodium miconioides (“Seven-Son-Flower”), Heuchera, Hibiscus syriacus (“Rose of Sharon”), Hoheria (“Lacebark”), Hydrangea (“Annabelle”, aspera, macrophylla, “Oakleaf”, paniculata, sargentii), Hydrangeas x seemanii, Hypericum (‘Hidcote’, ‘Rowallane’), Impatiens grandulifera (“Himalayan Impatiens”), Impatiens tinctoria, Inula helenium, Jasmine, Kniphofia, Lamium, Ligularia dentata ‘Britt-Marie Crawford’, Linaria, Lobelia, Lomatia fraseri, Lyonothamnus floribundus ssp. aspleniifolius (“Catalina Ironwood”), Mackaya bella (“Forest Bell Bush”), Macleaya cordata (“Chinese Plume Poppy”), Mahonia, Malvaviscus arboreus v. drummondii (“Turk’s Cap”), Mathiasella, Modiolastrum lateritium (“Trailing Mallow”), Nasturtiums, Nicotiana, Pandorea, Passiflora ‘Coral Sea’, Penstemon, Persicaria, Phlomis, Phormium, Pieris, Plumbago, Welsh Poppies, Rhododendron, Roses, Rosemary, Rudbeckia (“Black-eyed Susan”), Salvia, Sarcococca ruscifolia (“Fragrant Sweet Box”), Senecio petasitis, Silene coronaria (“Rose Campion”), Symphytum (“Comfrey”), Tagetes erecta (“Mexican marigold”), Thalictrum aquilegifolium, Trachycarpus fortunei (“Chinese Windmill Palm”), Tradescantia, Verbascom, Verbena, Viburnum, Violets, Water Lilies, and Westringia.

Dahlia
Dahlia bloom

Hydrangea Sargentii
Hydrangea Sargentii

Monkey’s Hand Tree

Monkey Hand Tree

 
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