Bloom Guide August 2017

 

August 2017 Blood Guide

FORT TRYON PARK

HEATHER GARDEN BLOOM LIST AUGUST 2017

For more information on the Heather Garden and
monthly bloom lists see www.FortTryonParkTrust.org

Perennials
 Acanthus hungaricus, A. mollis, A.
spinosissimus – Bear’s Breeches
 Achillea millefolium ‘Anthea’, A.
‘Moonshine’, A. ‘Pretty Belinda’, A. ‘Weser
River Sandstone’ – Yarrow
 Aconitum carmichaellii ‘Arendsii’ – Azure
Monkshood
 Agastache ‘Black Adder’ – Hyssop
 Ageratina altissima – White Snakeroot
 Allium ‘Millenium- Ornamental Onion
 Alstroemeria ‘Sweet Laura’ ‘Inca Ice –
Peruvian Lily
 Anemone x hybrida ‘Honorine Jobert’, A.
‘Queen Charlotte, A. ‘September Charm’;
A. tomentosa ‘Robustissima’ – Japanese
Anemone
 Angelica gigas – Archangel
 Arum italicum ‘Marmoratum’ – Arrowroot
(Showy Fruit)
 Asclepias incarnata ‘Cinderella’ – Swamp
Milkweed
 A. tuberosa – Butterflyweed
 Aster dumosus ‘Woods Light Blue’, A.
‘Wood’s Pink’ – Aster
 Aster oblongifolius ‘Raydon’s Favorite’ –
Raydon’s Favorite Aromatic Aster
 A. novae-angliae ‘Alma Potchke’ – New
England Aster
 Boltonia asteroides – Bolton’s Aster
 Ceratostigma plumaginoides – Plumbago
 Cimicifuga ‘Brunette’, C. racemosa – Black
Snakeroot
 Clematis ‘Jackmanii’, C. ‘Roguchi’– Virgin’s
Bower
 Conoclinium coelestinum – Blue
Mistflower
 Echinops ritro ‘Taplow Blue’ – Globe
Thistle
 Echinacea purpurea ‘Magnus’, E. ‘White
Swan’ – Purple Coneflower
 Eurybia divaricatus – White Wood Aster
 Foeniculum purpureum – Bronze Fennel
 Gaura lindheimeri ‘Siskiyou Pink’,
‘Whirling Butterflies’ – Wand Flower
 Geranium pratense ‘Rozanne’, G.
sanguineum ‘Striatum’, ‘Max Frei’–
Cranesbill
 Gladiolus sp. – Sword Lily
 Helenium ‘Mardi Gras’ – Sneezeweed
 Hibiscus moscheutos ‘Disco Belle Series’ –
Marsh Mallow
 Hosta plantaginea , H. sp. – Plantain Lily
 Knautia macedonica – Knautia
 Leucanthemum x superbum ‘Becky’ –
Shasta Daisy
 Lilium speciosum var . album, L.
‘Stargazer’, L. ‘Henryii’ – Trumpet Lily
 Limonium latifolium – Sea Lavender
 Lobelia cardinalis, L. ‘Fried Green
Tomatoes’ – Cardinal Flower
 Lobelia siphilitica – Blue Cardinal Flower
 Nepeta faassini x ‘Walker’s Low’ – Catmint
 Perovskia atriplicifolia – Russian Sage
 Persicaria affinis ‘Dimity’, P. ‘Darjeeling
Red’, P. amplexicaulis ‘Firetail’ – Fleece
 Persicaria polymorpha – Giant Fleece
Flower
 Phlox paniculata ‘David’, P. ‘Eva Cullum’–
Phlox
 Physostegia virginiana ‘Alba’, P. ‘Vivid’ –
Obedient Plant
 Salvia nemorosa ‘Blue Hill’, S. ‘Purple
Emperor’– Meadow Sage
 Sedum ‘Autumn Joy’— Stonecrop
 Solidago rugosa ‘Fireworks’
 Stachys monieri ‘Hummelo’ – Hummelo
Betony
 Stokesia laevis ‘Peachies Pick’- Stokes
Aster
 Teucrium chamaedrys – Wall Germander
 Thalictrum rochebrunianum ‘Lavender
Mist’ – Meadow Rue
 Verbena bonariensis – Vervain
 Vernonia fasciculata – Ironweed

FORT TRYON PARK

HEATHER GARDEN BLOOM LIST AUGUST 2017

For more information on the Heather Garden and
monthly bloom lists see www.FortTryonParkTrust.org

Trees and Shrubs
 Abelia x grandiflora ‘Rosecreek’, A.
‘Sherwoodii’ – Glossy Abelia
 Buddleia davidii, B. ‘Lochinch’, B.‘Dark
Knight’, cvs. – Butterflybushes
 Buddleia x weyeriana ‘Honeycomb’ –
Honeycomb Butterfly Bush
 Buddleia ‘White Ball’ – Dwarf Buddleia
 Caryopteris x clandonensis ‘Longwood
Blue’ – Longwood Blue Bluebeard
 Daphne x transatlantic ‘Jim’s Cross’ – Jim’s
Cross Daphne
 Franklinia alatamaha – Franklin Tree
 Hydrangea arborescens ‘Annabelle’ –
Smooth Hydrangea
 H. macrophylla ‘All SummerBeauty’, H.
‘Glowing Embers’, H. ‘Nikko Blue’ – Bigleaf
Hydrangea
 H. paniculata ‘Tardiva’, ‘Quick Fire’ –
Panicle Hydrangea
 H. quercifolia ‘Snowflake’, H. quercifolia
sp. – Oakleaf Hydrangea
 H. serrata ‘Fuji Waterfall’ – Japanese
Hydrangea
 Physocarpus opulifolius ‘Little Devil’ –
Little Devil Ninebark
 Potentilla fruticosa cv. – Bush Cinquefoil
 Rosa sp.– R. ‘Betty Prior’, R. ‘Danae’, R.
‘Elegant Fairytale’, R. ‘Felicia’, R .‘Gruss an
Aachen’, R .‘John Cabot’, R. ‘Larissa’, R.
‘Nearly Wild’, R .‘Perle d’Or’ R. ‘The Fairy’-
Roses
 Spiraea japonica ‘Neon Flash’— Japanese
Spirea
Annuals
 Ageratum houstonianum ‘Blue Horizon’ –
Floss Flower
 Alternathera ficoidea ‘Red Threads’ –
Alternathera
 Angelonia angustifolia’ Angelface Pink’ –
Summer Snapdragon
 Caladium ‘Florida Sweetheart’
 Canna ‘Pretoria’– Indian Shot
 Cleome hassleriana – Spider Flower
 Dahlia ‘Fascination’
 Eschscholzia californica – California
Poppy
 Euphorbia ‘Diamond Frost’ – Spurge
 E. marginata – Spurge
 Gomphrena globosa ‘Fireworks’- Globe
Aramanth
 Heliotropium arborescens – Helipotrope
 Hibiscus acetosella ‘Jungle Red’ – Summer
Storm Rose Mallow
 Hibiscus trionum – Flower-of-an-Hour
 Lablab purpureus – Hyacinth Bean
 Nicotiana alata ‘Lime Green’, N. alata
‘Daylight Sensation’– Flowering Tobacco
 Plectrantus ‘Mona Lavender’- Spur Flower
 Ricinus communis ‘Red Spires’ – Castor
Bean
 Salvia ‘Indigo Spires’, S.guaranitica – Blue
Sage, S. leucantha- Mexican Bush Sage
 Zinnia ‘Profusion Apricot’, ‘Profusion Fire’
– Zinnia
Heathers – The Garden’s historic collection of named varieties of Calluna vulgaris
 Flamingo
 Goldhaze
 Goldsworth Crimson
 Green Cardinal
 Kerstin
 Mair’s Variety
 Spring Torch
 Winter Chocolate
 Beoley Gold
 County Wicklow
 Cuprea
 Finale
 Firefly