Annual Plant Distribution


Plants at Numbered Stakes

The following list contains the plants that will be located in front of numbered stakes during the Annual Plant Distribution.

Abelia chinensis (Linneaceae)
Chinese abelia

sun to part shade; 5'–7'

Stake number: 1

Abelia ×grandiflora 'Canyon Creek' (Linneaceae)
golden glossy abelia

sun to part shade; 4'–6'

Stake number: 2

Abelia parvifolia (Linneaceae)
Schumann abelia

sun to part shade; 4'–6'

Stake number: 3

Acanthus 'Summer Beauty' (Acanthaceae)
bear's breech

part sun to part shade; 3' × 2', 4'–6' in flower

Stake number: 4

Ampelaster carolinianus (Asteraceae)
climbing aster

sun; 12' w/support

Stake number: 7

Anisacanthus quadrifidus var. wrightii 'Pumpkin' (Acanthaceae)
flame anisacanthus

sun; well-drained soil; 3'–5'

Stake number: 5

Aronia melanocarpa 'Autumn Magic' (Rosaceae)
black chokeberry

sun to part shade; 3'–4'

Stake number: 6

Atriplex atriplicifolia (Chenopodiaceae)

sun; 2'–4'

Stake number: 8

Aucuba japonica f. longifolia (Garryaceae)
narrowleaf Japanese aucuba

shade; 8'

Stake number: 9

Baccharis angustifolia (Asteraceae)
saltwater false-willow

sun; salt tolerant; 4'–6'

Stake number: 10

Bletilla striata (Orchidaceae)
Japanese ground orchid

shade, moist soil; 12"–15"

Stake number: 11

Buddleja lindleyana (Scrophulariaceae)
Lindley's butterfly-bush

sun; 6'–9'

Stake number: 12

Buddleja 'Violet Eyes' (Scrophulariaceae)

sun; 6'–10'

Stake number: 13

Buxus sempervirens 'Graham Blandy' (Buxaceae)
columnar common boxwood

part sun to part shade; 8'–10' by 2'

Stake number: 14

Callicarpa formosana (Lamiaceae)
Formosan beautyberry

sun to part shade; 3'–10'

Stake number: 15

Callicarpa japonica 'Heavy Berry' (Lamiaceae)
Japanese beautyberry

sun to part shade; 4'–6'

Stake number: 16

Callicarpa (Yamaguchi) (Lamiaceae)

sun to part shade; 4'–8'

Stake number: 17

Callirhoe involucrata var. tenuissima (Malvaceae)
Mexican poppy-mallow

sun; well-drained soil; 4" by 36"

Stake number: 18

Campanula takesimana (Campanulaceae)
Korean bellflower

sun to part shade; 18"

Stake number: 19

Cephalanthus occidentalis (Rubiaceae)
common buttonbush

sun to part shade; 6'

Stake number: 20

Cephalotaxus harringtonia 'Fastigiata' (Taxaceae)
upright Japanese plum-yew

sun to shade; 6'–10' × 4'–8'

Stake number: 21

Cercis chinensis (Fabaceae)
Chinese redbud

sun to part shade; 10'–15'

Stake number: 22

Cestrum parqui (Solanaceae)
willow-leaved jessamine

sun; 4'–10'

Stake number: 23

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Vintage Gold' (Cupressaceae)
Sawara falsecypress

sun to light shade; 6' in 10 years

Stake number: 24

Chrysanthemum 'Gethsemane Moonlight' (Asteraceae)
garden chrysanthemum

sun; 2'–3'

Stake number: 25

Colocasia antiquorum 'Illustris' (Araceae)
imperial taro

sun to part shade; 2'–5'

Stake number: 26

Colocasia esculenta 'Black Magic' (Araceae)
purple elephant ear

sun to part shade; 3'–5'

Stake number: 27

Colocasia esculenta 'Fontanesii' (Araceae)
purple-stem elephant ear

sun to part shade; 3'–5'

Stake number: 28

Cuphea micropetala (Lythraceae)
Mexican giant cigar plant

sun; 3'–5'

Stake number: 29

Decumaria sinensis (Hydrangeaceae)
Chinese wood-vamp

sun to shade; 15'

Stake number: 30

Deutzia coreana var. triradiata (Hydrangeaceae)
Korean deutzia

sun; 4'–6'

Stake number: 31

Deutzia setchuenensis var. corymbiflora (Hydrangeaceae)
Sichuan deutzia

sun; 4'–8'

Stake number: 32

Disporum sessile 'Variegatum' (Colchicaceae)
variegated fairy bells

shade; 18"

Stake number: 33

Eleutherococcus sieboldianus 'Variegatus' (Araliaceae)
variegated five-leaf aralia

sun to shade; 6'–10'

Stake number: 34

Eucomis comosa 'Sparkling Burgundy' (Hyacinthaceae)
purple-leaf pineapple-lily

sun; 20"

Stake number: 35

Euonymus fortunei 'Wolong Ghost' (Celastraceae)
silvervein wintercreeper euonymus

sun to part shade; 4" by 48"

Stake number: 36

Eupatorium greggii (Asteraceae)
Texas ageratum

sun; 2'–3'

Stake number: 37

Ficus vaccinioides (Moraceae)
Formosan creeping fig

shade; 2" by 48"

Stake number: 38

Forsythia giraldiana 'Golden Times' (Oleaceae)
gold-margined early forsythia

sun to light shade; 6'

Stake number: 39

Gardenia jasminoides 'Griffith's Select' (Rubiaceae)
Cape jessamine

sun to part shade; 2'–4'

Stake number: 40

Gardenia jasminoides 'Michael' (Rubiaceae)
Cape jessamine

sun to part shade; 4'–6'

Stake number: 41

Habranthus robustus (Amaryllidaceae)

sun; 8"–12"

Stake number: 42

Hydrangea quercifolia 'Emerald Lake' (Hydrangeaceae)
oakleaf hydrangea

sun to shade; 5'–8'

Stake number: 43

Hydrangea serrata 'Shichidanka' (Hydrangeaceae)
mountain hydrangea

shade; 3'–4'

Stake number: 44

Hypericum kalmianum 'Gemo' (Hypericaceae)
Kalm's St. John's-wort

sun to part shade; 2'

Stake number: 45

Hypericum prolificum (Hypericaceae)
shrubby St. John's-wort

sun; 2'–4'

Stake number: 46

Indigofera decora f. alba (Fabaceae)
white Chinese indigo

sun to shade; 1.5'–2'

Stake number: 47

Indigofera dielsiana (Fabaceae)
Yunnan indigo

sun to light shade; 2'–6'

Stake number: 48

Iris aphylla (Iridaceae)
stool iris

sun; 12"

Stake number: 49

Iris germanica (Iridaceae)
German iris

sun; 24"–36"

Stake number: 50

Iris monnieri (Iridaceae)
iris of Rhodes

sun to light shade; 2'–4'

Stake number: 51

Itea virginica 'Sarah Eve' (Iteaceae)
Virginia sweetspire

sun to shade; 4'–6'

Stake number: 52

Jasminum mesnyi (Oleaceae)
primrose jasmine

sun; 6'

Stake number: 53

Juniperus ×media ('Armstrongii' variegated sport) (Cupressaceae)
variegated Pfitzer juniper

sun; 3'–4'

Stake number: 54

Kerria japonica 'Chiba Gold' (Rosaceae)
gold-leaf Japanese kerria

sun to shade; 3'–6'

Stake number: 55

Lantana camara 'Ham and Eggs' (Verbenaceae)
common lantana

sun; 2'

Stake number: 56

Laurus nobilis × Umbellularia californica (Lauraceae)

sun to light shade; 12'

Stake number: 57

Leonotis leonurus (Lamiaceae)
lion's ear

sun; well-drained soil; 3'–5'

Stake number: 58

Leptodermis oblonga (Rubiaceae)
false lilac

sun; 3'–5'

Stake number: 59

Lespedeza thunbergii 'Spring Grove' (Fabaceae)

sun; 4'–6'

Stake number: 60

Leucothoe racemosa (Ericaceae)

sun to light shade; 3'–7'

Stake number: 61

Millettia taiwaniana (Fabaceae)
summer wisteria

sun; 12'–15'

Stake number: 62

Mirabilis longiflora (Nyctaginaceae)
sweet four o'clock

sun; 2'–3'

Stake number: 63

Monarda 'Jacob Cline' (Lamiaceae)

sun; 30"–42"

Stake number: 64

Musa 'Little Prince' (Musaceae)
dwarf banana

sun to shade; 18"

Stake number: 65

Musa velutina (Musaceae)
pink velvet banana

sun to shade; 6'–10'

Stake number: 66

Neillia sinensis (Rosaceae)
Chinese neillia

sun to light shade; 5'–6' tall × 8' wide

Stake number: 67

Nipponanthemum nipponicum (Asteraceae)
Nippon daisy

sun; 2'–3'

Stake number: 68

Pachysandra axillaris var. stylosa (Buxaceae)
Chinese pachysandra

part shade to shade; 8"–10"

Stake number: 69

Philadelphus 'Bouquet Blanc' (Hydrangeaceae)
Lemoine hybrid mock-orange

sun; 6'

Stake number: 70

Philadelphus lewisii 'Mt. Tahoma' (Hydrangeaceae)
variegated Lewis' mock-orange

sun to part shade; 6'–10'

Stake number: 71

Pittosporum aff. truncatum (Pittosporaceae)

sun; 4'–8'

Stake number: 72

Prunus incisa (Rosaceae)
Fuji cherry

sun; 15'

Stake number: 73

Prunus laurocerasus 'Latifolia' (Rosaceae)
big-leaf common cherrylaurel

sun to part shade; 20'

Stake number: 74

Prunus mume (Rosaceae)
Japanese flowering apricot

sun; 20'

Stake number: 75

Pterocarya rhoifolia (Juglandaceae)
Japanese wingnut

sun; 50'–80'

Stake number: 76

Salix alba var. sericea (Salicaceae)
silver willow

sun; moist soil; 25'–50' (or cut back and grow as a shrub)

Stake number: 77

Salix integra 'Hakuro Nishiki' (Salicaceae)
variegated willow

sun to part shade; 15'

Stake number: 78

Salvia microphylla 'Hot Lips' (Lamiaceae)
bicolor baby sage

sun to part shade; 3'–5'

Stake number: 79

Salvia microphylla 'San Carlos Festival' (Lamiaceae)
baby sage

sun; 3'–5'

Stake number: 80

Sinningia 'Butter and Cream' (Gesneriaceae)
hardy hybrid sinningia

sun, well-drained soil; 1.5' tall × 3' wide

Stake number: 81

Spiraea japonica 'White Gold' (Rosaceae)
Japanese spirea

part shade; 3'

Stake number: 82

Spiraea thunbergii 'Ogon' (Rosaceae)
Mellow Yellow golden Thunberg spirea

sun; 3'–5'

Stake number: 83

Styrax wilsonii (Styracaceae)
Wilson's snowbell

sun to shade; 12'

Stake number: 84

Ternstroemia gymnanthera (Pentaphylaceae)
false Japanese cleyera

sun to part shade; 15'

Stake number: 85

Ternstroemia gymnanthera (purple-leaf) (Pentaphylaceae)
purple-leaf false Japanese cleyera

sun to part shade; 8'–10'

Stake number: 86

Thuja occidentalis 'George Washington' (Cupressaceae)
golden American arborvitae

sun; 20'

Stake number: 87

Trachelospermum asiaticum 'Hatsuyuki' (Apocynaceae)
variegated Asiatic jessamine

sun to light shade; 6" × 36"

Stake number: 89

Trachelospermum asiaticum 'Ougon Nishiki' (Apocynaceae)
golden Asiatic jessamine

sun to light shade; 6" × 36"

Stake number: 88

Tweedia solanoides (Apocynaceae)
pink-flowered tweedia

sun; well-drained soil; 18"

Stake number: 90

Viburnum dentatum 'Golden Arrow' (Adoxaceae)
golden Southern arrowwood

sun; 8'–12'

Stake number: 91

Viburnum nudum (Adoxaceae)
possumhaw viburnum

sun to part shade; 6'–9'

Stake number: 92

Viburnum obovatum 'Compacta' (Adoxaceae)
compact Walter's viburnum

sun to part shade; 3'–5'

Stake number: 93

Viburnum ×pragense 'Decker' (Adoxaceae)
Prague viburnum

sun; 12'

Stake number: 94

Viburnum propinquum (Adoxaceae)
Chinese viburnum

sun to part shade; 6'–10'

Stake number: 95

Viburnum suspensum (Adoxaceae)
Sandankwa viburnum

sun; 6'–12'

Stake number: 96

Viburnum tinus 'Bewley's Variegated' (Adoxaceae)
variegated laurustinus

sun to part shade; 6'

Stake number: 97

Vitex negundo var. heterophylla (Lamiaceae)
cutleaf chaste tree

sun; 20'

Stake number: 98

Weigela 'Pink Poppet' (Diervillaceae)
common weigela

sun to part shade; 2'–3'

Stake number: 99

Weigela praecox (Diervillaceae)
early weigela

sun; 6'

Stake number: 100

Zephyranthes primulina (Amaryllidaceae)
yellow rain-lily

sun; 8"

Stake number: 101