Western Hills Garden—
What’s Blooming archive
June 2021

June 2021: Summer changing of the guard include Cornus capitata, Windmill Palm, and Deutzia ‘Magicien’ (new for June are in bold type):

Blooming: Abelia, Abutilon, Aesculus, Ajuga ‘Catlin’s Giant’, Alstroemeria, Anigozanthos (“Kangaroo Paws”), Anisodontea sp. ‘Strybing Beauty’, Aquilegia (“Columbine”), Arbutus, Arctostaphylos (“Manzanita”), Aristolochia macrophylla (“Dutchman’s Pipe”), Arum, Banksia spinulosa var. collina “Golden Candlesticks”, Berberis, Bergenia, Beschorneria yuccoides (“Red Bells Agave”), Boronia megastigma ‘Jack Maguire’s Red’, Brugmansia, Callistemon (“Bottlebrush”), Camassia leichtlinii ‘alba’, Camellias, Campanula, Cantua (“Sacred Flower of the Incas”), Ceanothus, Chaenomeles (“Flowering Quince”), Chionanthus retusus (“Chinese Fringe Tree”), Choisya (“Mexican Orange”), Cistus, Clematis, Clianthus puniceus (“Parrot’s Bill”), Clivia, Coleonema (“Breath of Heaven”), Cornus capitata (“Himalayan Dogwood”), Cornus florida ‘Urbiniana’, Corokia, Correa, Corydalis, Cunonia capensis (“Butterknife Tree”), Cuphea, Daffodils, Davidia involucrata (“Dove Tree”), Deutzia (‘Magnifica’, ‘Magicien’), Digitalis (“Foxglove”), Echium (candicans. pininana, vulgare), Eomecon chionantha (“Chinese Snow Poppy“), Erica, Euphorbia Robbiae, Fremontedendron, Fremontodendron californicum x pentadactylon, Fuchsias, Geranium maderense (“Cranesbill”), Grevillea, Gunnera, Hardenbergia violacea ‘Happy Wanderer’, Hebes, Helleborus (argutifolius, foetidas, and orientalis), Heuchera, Hibbertia, Hydrangea x seemanii, Hydrangeas, Hypericum perforatum (“St. John’s wort”), Iris (“Bearded”, confusa “Bamboo Iris“, ensata, foetidissima, “Louisiana”, “Pacific Coast”, pseudacorus, sibirica), Jasmine, Justicia rizzinii (“Firecracker Flower”), Kniphofia northiae (“Giant Poker”), Kolkwitzia amabilis (“Beauty Bush”), Lamium dentata ‘Britt-Marie Crawford’, Laurel (unknown), Leptospermum (“Wooly Tea Tree”), Leucadendron ‘Jester’, Libertia, Lobelia, Lomatia fraseri, Loropetalum chinense (“Chinese Fringe Flower”), Mahonia confusa ‘Cistus Silvers’, Malvaviscus arboreus v. drummondii (“Turk’s Cap”), Manzanita, Mathiasella, Melaleuca, Melianthus major (“Honey Bush“), Mimulus, Modiolastrum lateritium (“Trailing Mallow”), Nasturtium, Nicotiana, Omphalodes, Osmanthus, Pandorea (“Bower Vine”), Passiflora ‘Coral Sea’, Penstemon, Tree Peony, Persicaria, Philadelphus (“Mock Orange”), Phlomis, Phylica pubescens (“Featherhead”), Pieris, Pittosporum x ‘Sappy’, Poncirus trifoliata (trifoliate orange or “Flying Dragon”), Prostanthera (“Mint Bush”), Protea, Puya chilensis, Ranunculus californicus (“Buttercup”), Rhododendron, Ribes, Roldana petasitis (“Velvet Groundsel”), Romneya coulteri (“Matilija poppies”), Rosemary, Roses, Salvia, Sarcococca ruscifolia (“Fragrant Sweet Box”), Sophora davidii, Stachyurus praecox (“Early Spiketail”), Symphytum (“Comfrey”), Tagetes lemmonii (“Mexican Marigold”), Tibouchina urvilleana (“Princess Flower”), Thalictrum, Tiarella, Trachycarpus fortunei (“Chinese Windmill Palm”), Tradescantia, Vaccinium (“Blueberries”), Verbascom, Verbena, Viburnum, Vinca, Violets, Wachendorfia thyrsiflora, Water lilies, Westringia.

Cornus capitata
Cornus capitata at Western Hills Garden

Trachycarpus fortunei
(“Chinese Windmill Palm”)
Chinese Windmill Palm at Western Hills Garden

Deutzia ‘Magicien’
Deutzia Magicien at Western Hills Garden
 

 
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