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What's in Bloom

What's in Bloom at the Chicago Botanic Garden

Main Gardens — September 17, 2014

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Pineapple lily (Eucomis
comosa
'Oakhurst')

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Italian clematis (Clematis
viticella
'Betty Corning')

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Black-eyed Susan
(Rudbeckia hirta
'Irish Eyes')

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FLOWER CARPET®
Scarlet groundcover rose
(Rosa 'Noa83100B')

Aquatic Garden: Waterlilies (Nymphaea 'Almost Black', 'Barbara Dobbins', 'Colorado', 'Darwin', 'Indiana', 'Laydekeri Fulgens', 'Okeechobee', 'Pink Grapefruit', 'Queen of the Whites', 'Steven Strawn', 'Sunrise', 'Texas Dawn'). Containers: Water hyssop (Bacopa monnieri), Canna 'Intrigue', Amazon sword (Echinodorus 'Rubin'), Little Green House lotus (Nelumbo 'Xiao Bitai'), Black Madras rice (Oryza sativa 'Black Rice'), royal pickerel (Pontederia dilitata), powdery thalia (Thalia dealbata).

Bulb Garden: Tuberous begonia (Begonia 'Breezy White'),MILLION KISSES® Honeymoon begonia (Begonia 'Yamoon'), purple water canna (Canna 'Întrigue'), autumn crocuses (Colchicum 'Antares' & C. cilicicum), decorative dahlias (Dahlia 'Bahama Mama', 'Diva', 'Jitterbug'), pineapple lily (Eucomis comosa 'Oakhurst'), Asiatic upfacing lily (Lilium 'Orange Cocotte', magic lily (Lycoris chinensis), autumn squill (Scilla numidica), society garlic (Tulbaghia violacea 'Silver Lace'). Annuals: Fall annuals will be planted this week. Watch for snapdragons, ornamental kale, ornamental peppers, daisy mums (Chrysanthemum 'Babylon Bronze' & 'Echo Bronze'), African daisies and pansies. Golden butterfly weed (Asclepias curassavica 'Silky Gold'), Laguna™ Sky Blue edging lobelia (Lobelia erinus 'Loboudtis'), four o'clocks (Mirabilis jalapa 'Marbles Mix'), anise-scented sage (Salvia guaranitica 'Argentina Skies'),NEW WONDER® fan flower (Scaevola aemula 'Newon'). Perennials: White wood aster (Eurybia divaricata), Dilys geranium (Geranium 'Dilys'), bloody cranesbill (Geranium sanguineum var. striatum), Japanese forest grass (Hakonechloa macra 'Albo-Striata'), alumroot (Heuchera 'Electric Lime', Hopley's purple marjoram (Origanum laevigatum 'Hopley's'), dwarf fountain grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'), White Lovely calico aster (Symphyotrichum lateriflorum 'White Lovely'). Landscape plants: Attraction butterfly bush (Buddleja davidii 'Attraction'), cranberry cotoneaster (Cotoneaster apiculatus) — red berries, oakleaf hydrangea (Hydrangea quercifolia 'Pee Wee'), Selkirk crabapple (Malus 'Selkirk') — red fruit, FLOWER CARPET® Scarlet groundcover rose (Rosa 'Noa83100B'), garden snowberry (Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus) — white berries.

Circle Garden: Floss flower (Ageratum houstonianum 'Artist Purple'), Persian silk tree (Albizia julibrissin f. rosea), ANGELFACE® Blue Improved summer snapdragon (Angelonia angustifolia 'Anbluim', Serenita Mix summer snapdragon (Angelonia angustifolia 'Serenita Mix'), bloodflower (Asclepias curassavica 'Silky Gold'), feather reed grass (Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Eldorado'), wheat celosia (Celosia argentea 'Flaming Purple'), common cosmos (Cosmos bipinnatus 'Sonata Pink Blush', 'Sonata White'), dahlia (Dahlia 'Bashful', 'Lady Liberty', 'Louie Meggos', 'Poodle Skirt'), collarette dahlia (Dahlia 'Lemon Tart'), BLUE MY MIND® dwarf morning glory (Evolvulus 'Usevo 1201'), fennel (Foeniculum vulgare 'Sweet Florence'), white gaura (Gaura lindheimeri 'Whirling Butterfly'), Fireworks gomphrena (Gomphrena 'Fireworks'), heliotrope (Heliotropium arborescens 'Fragrant Delight'), New Guinea impatiens (Impatiens hawkeri 'Harmony Baroque Pink'), LUSCIOUS® Lemonade lantana (Lantana camara 'Robpwcem'), WHITE LIGHTIN® trailing lantana (Lantana montevidensis 'Momma'), star cluster (Pentas lanceolata 'Starla White'), Royal Cape® leadwort (Plumbago auriculata 'Monott'), black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta 'Irish Eyes'), mealycup sage (Salvia farinacea 'Victoria Blue'), anise-scented sage (Salvia guaranitica 'Black and Blue'), Mexican bush sage (Salvia leucantha 'Midnight'), forsythia sage (Salvia madrensis 'Red Neck Girl'), Brazilian vervain (Verbena bonariensis 'Buenos Aires'), zinnia (Zinnia elegans 'Pinca'), zinnia (Zinnia marylandica 'Zahara Double Cherry').

Dwarf Conifer Garden: Japanese anemone (Anemone x hybrida 'September Charm'), border thrift (Armeria pseudarmeria 'Joystick Lilac'), leadwort (Plumbaginoides ceratostigma), coneflower (Echinacea 'Burgundy Fireworks'), geranium (Geranium 'Brookside', ROZANNE™ cranesbill (Geranium 'Gerwat'), hardy geranium (Geranium soboliferum 'Butterfly Kisses'), daylily (Hemerocallis 'Happy Returns'), coral bells (Heuchera 'Dark Mystery', 'Mocha'), QUICK FIRE™ hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Bulk'), Rainbow Knockout® rose (Rosa 'Radcor'), Russian sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire').

Enabling Garden: Central Gallery: Summer snapdragon (Angelonia angustifolia 'PAS394032'), BONFIRE® Orange begonia (Begonia 'Nzcone'), trumpetcreeper (Campsis radicans 'Minnesota Red'), Oriental clematis (Clematis orientalis), threadleaf coreopsis (Coreopsis verticillata 'Golden Shower'), globe amaranth (Gomphrena globosa 'Fireworks'), Incrediball® smooth hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens 'Abetwo'), yellow waxbells (Kirengeshoma palmata), GOLD DUST™ mecardonia (Mecardonia 'USMECA8205'), catmint (Nepeta 'Joanna Reed'), garden phlox (Phlox paniculata 'David'), cutleaf coneflower (Rudbeckia laciniata 'Herbstsonne'), Japanese spirea (Spiraea japonica 'Neon Flash'), Container Court: Common cosmos (Cosmos bipinnatus 'Sonata Pink Blush'), Cambridge geranium (Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Biokovo'), heliotrope (Heliotropium arborescens 'Fragrant Delight'), blue star creeper (Laurentia 'Beth's Blue'), PINK PARFAIT® mandevilla (Mandevilla x amabilis 'Rita Marie Green'), VERTIGO® pennisetum (Pennisetum 'Tift-8'), SUPERTUNIA® Mini Bright Pink (Petunia x hybrida 'Mediopimo'), black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta 'Prairie Sun'), anise-scented sage (Salvia guaranitica 'Black and Blue'), Persian shield (Strobilanthes dyeranus), zinnia (Zinnia elegans 'Profusion Double Cherry'). Vista: Begonia (Begonia 'Go-Go Rose Bicolor'), bush violet (Browallia speciosa 'Marine Bells'), threadleaf coreopsis (Coreopsis verticillata 'Zagreb'), alumroot (Heuchera 'Electra'), New Guinea impatiens (Impatiens hawkeri 'Raspberry Rose'), English lavender (Lavandula angustifolia 'Lavender Lady'), moss rose (Portulaca grandiflora 'Happy Hour Coconut', 'Happy Hour Fuchsia', 'Happy Hour Lemon', 'Happy Hour Peppermint'), anise-scented sage (Salvia guaranitica 'Black & Blue'), Cape primrose (Streptocarpus saxorum 'Concord Blue'), nasturtiums (Tropaeolum majus 'Peach Melba', 'Whirlybird Rose'). West Flower Walk: snapdragon (Antirrhinum majus 'Twinny White'), chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum 'Sparkle White'), daylilies (Hemerocallis 'Autumn Minaret'), hostas (Hosta 'Fragrant Bouquet', 'Guacamole', 'Leather Sheen', 'Pewterware'), VIETTES LITTLE SUZY™ showy black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida 'Blovi').

English Oak Meadow: Floss flower (Ageratum houstonianum 'Blue Horizon'), bloodflower milkweed (Asclepias curassavica 'Silky Gold'), black-eyed Susans (Rudbeckia hirta 'Indian Summer'), Indigo Spires salvia (Salvia 'Indigo Spires'), anise sage (Salvia guaranitica 'Black and Blue'), African marigold (Tagetes erecta 'Crackerjack Yellow'), zinnias (Zinnia elegans 'Benary's Giant Lime', Benary's Giant Orange', 'Benary's Giant Scarlet').

English Walled Garden: West Entrance: Leadwort (Ceratostigma plumbaginoides), white turtlehead (Chelone glabra), decorative garden mum (Chrysanthemum x morifolium 'Starburst White'), Italian clematis (Clematis viticella 'Betty Corning'), Royal Aspirations delphinium (Delphinium 'Royal Aspirations'), Limencello avens (Geum 'Limencello'), Midnight Marvel mallow (Hibiscus 'Midnight Marvel'), WHITE CHIFFON™ rose of Sharon (Hibicus syriacus 'Notwood Two'), INCREDIBALL® smooth hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens 'Abetwo'), late panicle hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Tardiva'), Mystic Merlin high mallow (Malva sylvestris 'Mystic Merlin'), Fire Marshall beebalm (Monarda 'Fire Marshall'), flowering tobacco (Nicotiana mutabilis), Delfts Blue Riding Hood beardtongue (Penstemon 'Delfts Blue Riding Hood'), Blue Paradise garden phlox (Phlox paniculata 'Blue Paradise', 'Miss Mary'), obedient plant (Physostegia virginiana 'Crystal Peak White'), Kordesii rose (Rosa 'Champlain'), hybrid musk rose (Rosa 'Darlow's Enigma'), Evolution Violet Blue salvia (Salvia farinacea 'Evolution Violet Blue'), Andean sage (Salvia haenkei), New Dimension Blue meadow sage (Salvia nemorosa 'New Dimension Blue'), Van Houttei Peach Brazilian sage (Salvia splendens 'Van Houttei Peach'), lilac salvia (Salvia verticillata 'Purple Rain'). Container: Amistad salvia (Salvia 'Amistad'). Vista Garden: Yarrow (Achillea 'Paprika'), Whirlwind Japanese anemone (Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind'), Arrow Deep Red snapdragon (Antirrhinum majus 'Arrow Deep Red'), trumpet creeper (Campsis radicans 'Madame Galen'), Magic Moment dahlia (Dahlia 'Magic Moment'), Junkyard Dog dahlia (Dahlia 'Junkyard Dog'), Spangle Star dianthus (Dianthus 'Spangle Star'), sweet William (Dianthus barbatus 'Amazon Rose Magic'), late panicle hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Tardiva'), creeping lamium (Lamium maculatum 'Ghost'), scarlet trumpet honeysuckle (Lonicera x brownii 'Dropmore Scarlet'), Six Hills Giant catmint (Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant'), garden phlox (Phlox paniculata 'Orange Perfection'), balloon flower (Platycodon grandiflorus 'Mariesii'), Vilmorin potentilla (Potentilla fruticosa 'Vilmoriniana'), The Dark Lady rose (Rosa 'Ausbloom'), Ilsa Krohn Superior Kordesii rose (Rosa 'Ilse Krohn Superior'), Evolution Violet Blue salvia (Salvia farinacea 'Evolution Violet Blue'), sedum (Sedum 'Sunset Cloud'), Formosa toad lily (Tricyrtis formosana 'Gilt Edge'), corkscrew vine (Vigna caracalla). Container: Scented geranium (Pelargonium 'Concolor Lace'), scented geranium (Geranium quercifolium 'Pinewood'). Daisy Garden: Tatarian daisy (Aster tataricus 'Jindai'), Frikart's aster (Aster x frikartii 'Monch'), purple berkheya (Berkheya purpurea), Korean chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum 'Hillside Sheffield'), Mrs. Cholmondeley clematis (Clematis 'Mrs. Cholmondeley'), Heartthrob dahlia (Dahlia 'Heartthrob'), wild dahlia (Dahlia sorensenii), sneezeweed (Helenium 'Mardi Gras', Waltraut'), cumcumberleaf sunflower (Helianthus debilis 'Italian White'), giant daisy (Leucanthemella serotina), Mexican flame vine (Pseudogynoxys chenopodioides syn. Senecio confusus), Goldsturm black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida var. speciosa 'Goldsturm'), gloriosa daisy (Rudbeckia hirta 'Indian Summer'), sweet black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia subtomentosa), Henry Eilers sweet black-eye Susan (Rudbeckia subtomentosa 'Henry Eilers'),Blue Autumn aster (Symphyotrichum 'Blue Autumn'), New England aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae 'Barr's Blue', 'Mrs. S. T. Wright'), New York aster (Symphyotrichum novae-belgii 'Bonny Blue'), aromatic aster (Symphyotrichum oblongifolium 'October Skies'), feverfew (Tanacetum parthenium). Container: Sundaze® Flame strawflower (Bracteantha bracteata 'Flo Rafla'). Courtyard Garden: False goatsbeard (Astilbe x arendsii 'Bridal Veil'), Annabelle hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens 'Annabelle'), late panicle hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Tardiva'), Giga White sweet alyssum (Lobularia maritima 'Giga White'). Container: Garden geranium (Pelargonium x hortorum 'Calliope Dark Red'). Cottage: Windflower (Anemone x hybrida 'Andrea Atkinson'), Waltham Hybrid asparagus (Asparagus officinalis 'Waltham Hybrid'), false goatsbeard (Astilbe x arendsii 'Snowdrift'), Lilac Wondr autumn crocus (Colchicum 'Lilac Wonder'), Gitts Crazy dahlia (Dahlia 'Gitts Crazy'), heliotrope (Heliotropium arborescens 'Fragrant Delight'), Diana shrub althea (Hibiscus syriacus 'Diana'), Annabelle hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens 'Annabelle'), Blue River lavender (Lavandula angustifolia 'Blue River'), woodland tobacco (Nicotiana sylvestris 'Only the Lonely'), garden phlox (Phlox paniculata 'David', 'David's Lavender'), Kordesii rose (Rosa 'Henry Hudson', 'John Davis'), Spanish Eyes black eyed Susan vine (Thunbergia alata 'Spanish Eyes'), Violette purple mullein (Verbascum phoeniceum 'Violette'). Container: Floss flower (Ageratum houstonianum 'High Tide Blue'), Amistad salvia (Salvia 'Amistad'), corkscrew vine (Vigna caracalla). Stepping Stones: Grapeleaf anemone (Anemone tomentosa 'Robustissima'), bleeding heart vine (Dactylicapnos scandens 'Golden Tears'), Gitts Crazy dahlia (Dahlia 'Gitts Crazy'), Krossa Regal hosta (Hosta 'Krossa Regal'), Blue Wonder catmint (Nepeta racemosa 'Blue Wonder'), flowering tobacco (Nicotiana mutabilis), woodland tobacco (Nicotiana sylvestris 'Only the Lonely'), golden oregano (Origanum vulgare 'Aureum'), garden sage (Salvia officinalis), feverfew (Tanacetum parthenium), lemon thyme (Thymus citriodorus), woolly thyme (Thymus pseudolanuginosus), Formosa toad lily (Tricyrtis formosana 'Gilt Edge'). Pergola: Floss flower (Ageratum houstonianum 'High Tide Blue'), Whirlwind Japanese anemone (Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind'), balsam aster (Aster ageratoides 'Little Theo'), bush violet (Browallia speciosa 'Marine Bells'), sweet autumn clematis (Clematis terniflora), dwarf variegated fairy bells (Disporum smilacinum 'Aureovariegata'), Unique panicle hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Unique'), Blue Wonder catmint (Nepeta racemosa 'Blue Wonder'), garden phlox (Phylox paniculata 'Amethyst', 'Katherine'), bush cinquefoil (Potentilla fruticosa 'Primrose Beauty'), devil's bit (Succisa pratensis), Formosa toad lily (Tricyrtis formosana 'Gilt Edge'), Japanese wisteria (Wisteria floribunda). Container: Amistad salvia (Salvia 'Amistad'), ivy leaf sage (Salvia cacaliifolia).

The Esplanade: Chrysanthemums (Chrysanthemum 'Autumn Glow Bronze', 'Marjorie Fox Red', 'Radiant Red', 'Sly Jenna', 'Warm Megan'. Regenstein Bldg.: Butterfly bush (Buddleja davidii 'White Profusion'), DIAMOND FROST™ graceful spurge (Euphorbia hypericifolia 'Inneuphe'), Annabelle hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens 'Annabelle') —turned green. Containers: Butterfly bush (Buddleja x weyeriana 'Honeycomb'), LANDMARK™ Yellow lantana (Lantana camara 'Balucyell'), ROYAL CAPE® Cape Leadwort (Plumbago auriculata 'Monott'), anise sage (Salvia guaranitica 'Black & Blue'), African marigold (Tagetes erecta 'Lady Primrose'). Soon to be replaced with chrysanthemums.

Heritage Garden: Fall Containers: Chrysanthemum 'Dandelion Wine'. Africa: Natal plum (Carissa macrocarpa), Moroccan mountain eryngo (Eryngium variifolium), globe amaranth (Gomphrena globosa 'Fireworks'), lion's ear (Leonotis ocymifolia 'Savannah Sundet'), ornamental millet (Pennisetum glaucum 'Jade Princess' & 'Purple Majesty'), red castor bean (Ricinus communis 'Sanguineus'). Aquatic Pools: Variegated sweet flag (Acorus calamus 'Variegatus'), water canna (Canna 'Erebus' & 'Ra'), purple water canna (Canna 'Intrigue'), papyrus (Cyperus papyrus), lotus (Nelumbo 'Nomo Botan'), lotus (Nelumbo 'Red Russian'), water lilies (Nymphaea 'Albert Greenberg', 'Arc En Ciel', 'Blue Beauty', 'Director George T. Moore', 'Foxfire', 'Green Smoke', 'Kathy McLane', 'Red Flare', 'St. Louis Gold', 'Sunfire', 'Texas Shell Pink'), Koshihikari rice (Oryza sativa 'Koshihikari'), purple showers (Ruellia brittoniana), Chinese lizards's tail (Saururus chinensis), white rush (Scirpus albescens), Santa Cruz waterlily (Victoria crusiana) - foliage. Asia: Wildcat Mandarin pimpernel (Anagallis monellii 'Wildcat Mandarin'), Caucasian spurge (Andrachne colchica), Empire hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Empire'), MAGILLA™ purple perilla (Perilla frutescens 'Balmagpurp') - foliage, Fire Tail mountain fleeceflower (Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Fire Tail'), burnet (Sanguisorba tenuifolia 'Purpurea'), AUTUMN CHARM™ sedum (Sedum 'Lajos'), Trusty Rusty coleus(Solenostemon scutellarioides 'TrustyRusty') — foliage. Aster: DALAYA® Yogi dahlia (Dahlia 'KLED11031'), white wood aster (Eurybia divaricata), Red Selection sneezeweed (Helenium autumnale 'Red Selection'), rough coneflower (Rudbeckia grandiflora 'Sundance'), Sprite Orange creeping zinnia (Sanvitalia procumbens 'Sprite Orange'), Lemore goldenrod (Solidago x hybrida 'Lemore'). Australia: Mohave™ Fire strawflower (Bracteantha bracteatum cultivar), Blue glory bower (Clerodendrum ugandense), Billy button flowers (Craspedia globosa 'Drumsticks'), silver-leaved mountain gum (Eucalyptus pulverulenta 'Baby Blue') - foliage, Starshine Blue star creeper (Isotoma axillaris 'Starshine Blue'), New Zealand flax (Phormium 'Rainbow Surprise'& P. atropurpureum 'Rubrum') - foliage, MOHAVE™ Fire strawflower (Xerochrysum bracteatum 'KLEBB08398'). Borage: Heliotrope (Heliotropium arborescens 'Fragrant Delight'). Buttercup: Chocoholic bugbane (Actaea 'Chocoholic'), Pamina Japanese anemone (Anemone hupehensis var. japonica 'Pamina'), Pretty Lady Susan Japanese anemone (Anemone x hybrida 'Pretty Lady Susan'), clematis (Clematis 'Aljonushka'), Pangbourne Pink clematis (Clematis 'Pangbourne Pink'). Europe: Angelica (Angelica archangelica), Thunder and Lightning pincushion (Knautia macedonica 'Thunder and Lightning'), Provence lavender (Lavandula x intermedia 'Provence'), SNOW PRINCESS™ sweet alyssum (Lobularia maritima 'Inlbusnope'), meadowrue (Thalictrum 'Splendide'). Figwort: ANGELFACE® Pink summer snapdragon (Angelonia angustifolia 'Anpink'), snapdragon (Antirrhinum majus 'Potomac Yellow' & 'Rocket Red'). Grass: Variegated reed grass (Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Overdam'), Northern sea oats (Chasmanthium latifolium), little dot Eulalia grass (Miscanthus sinensis 'Puenktchen'), tall purple moor grass (Molinia caerulea ssp. arundinacea 'Windspiel'), Oriental fountain grass (Pennisetum orientale 'Karley Rose'), northern dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis). Iris: Lucerne blue-eyed grass (Sisyrinchium angustifolium 'Lucerne'). Japan: Grapeleaf anemone (Anemone x hybrida 'Robustissima'), giant angelica (Angelica gigas), Rose Beauty Japanese plume thistle (Cirsium japonicum 'Rose Beauty'), Vanilla Strawberry™ panicle hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Renby'), Japanese morning glory (Ipomoea nil 'Morning Call Pink'), blood banana (Musa acuminata 'Siam Ruby') - foliage. Lily: Guernsey lily (Nerine sarniensis) — no bloom yet, winter daffodil (Sternbergia lutea). Linnaeus Meadow: Birthwort (Aristolochia clematitis), Korean feather reed grass (Calamagrostis brachytricha), loose-headed bracted sedge (Carex sparganioides), fountain grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides), Russian sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia), floribunda rose (Rosa 'Nearly Wild'). Mint: Lavender (Lavandula x intermedia 'Provence'), horsemint (Mentha longifolia ssp. typhoides), Amethyst basil (Ocimum basilicum 'Amethyst Improved'), Jerusalem sage (Phlomis fruticosa), anise-scented sage (Salvia guaranitica 'Van Remsen'), Brazilian Purple sage (Salvia splendens 'Brazilian Purple'), coleus (Solenostemon scutellarioides 'Rustic Orange') -foliage. Nightshade: Matrimony vine (Lycium halimifolium), swallowtail tobacco (Nicotiana alata 'Perfume Red'), Golden Burley cultivated tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum 'Golden Burley') - foliage,petunia (Petunia x hybrida 'Dreams Fuchsia'), cherry tomato (Solanum lycopersicum 'Sun Sugar'), eggplant (Solanum melongena 'Barbarella' & 'Striped Toga'), blue potato shrub (Solanum rantonnetii 'Royal Robe'). North America: Garden phlox (Phlox paniculata 'Fondant Fancy'), Scarlet sage (Salvia splendens 'Lighthouse'), creeping zinnia (Sanvitalia procumbens 'Orange Sprite'), Kees Orange Aztec marigold (Tagetes erecta 'Kees Orange'), Arkansas ironweed (Vernonia arkansana), Double Zahara Strawberry zinnia (Zinnia marylandica 'Double Zahara Strawberry'). Pea: Villa Roma Scarlet sweet pea (Lathyrus odoratus 'Villa Roma'), bush clover (Lespedeza thunbergii 'Gibraltar'), Eureka bush wax bean (Pisum sativum 'Desiree Dwarf Blauwschokkers') — no bloom. Physic: Floss flower (Ageratum houstonianum 'Everest Blue'), purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea 'Bright Star'), big blue lobelia (Lobelia siphiliticia), GRAFFITI® Bright Red star cluster (Pentas lanceolata 'Bright Red'), blue mound rue (Ruta graveolens 'Blue Mound'), pitcher sage (Salvia azurea ssp. grandiflora 'Nekan'), hairy aster (Symphyotrichum pilosum), Magic Yellow feverfew (Tanacetum parthenium 'Magic Yellow'), Tall Single Scarlet nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus 'Tall Single Scarlet'). Rose: Italian alpine strawberry (Fragaria vesca), crimson cinquefoil (Potentilla thurberi 'Monarch's Velvet'), CRIMSON MEIDILAND® shrub rose (Rosa 'MEIzerbil'), MEREDITH hybrid tea rose (Rosa 'Wekmeredoc'). South America: Golden allamanda (Allamanda 'Golden Butterfly'), Autumn palette red amaranth (Amaranthus cruentus 'Autumn Palette' ), variegated shell ginger (Alpinia zerumbet 'Variegata'), bloodflower (Asclepias curassavica 'Silky Gold'), Rosenka bougainvilla (Bougainvillea x buttiana 'Rosenka'), canna lily (Canna x generalis 'Robert Kent'), peppers (Capsicum annuum 'Calypso Deep Orange', 'Rio Orange', 'Topfruit White Red') —colorful fruit, SENORITA ROSALITA® spider flower (Cleome hassleriana 'Inncleosr'), king's crown (Dicliptera suberecta), Alba skyflower (Duranta erecta 'Alba'), sweet potato vine (Ipomoea batatas 'Margarite') - foliage, variegated cassava (Manihot esculenta 'Variegata') - foliage, flowering tobacco (Nicotiana x sanderae 'Lime Green'), Dreams Fuchsia petunia (Petunia x hybrida 'Dreams Fuchsia'), petunia strawberry guava (Psidium littorale), Brazilian spider flower (Tibouchina urvilleana). Vervain: Duet beautybush (Callicarpa dichotoma 'Duet'), Alba skyflower (Duranta erecta 'Alba'), LUSCIOUS® CITRUS BLEND™ shrub verbena (Lantana camara '2003.301'), Samantha lantana (Lantana camara 'Samantha'), three-leaf lantana (Lantana trifolia), Buenos Aires Brazilian vervain (Verbena bonariensis 'Buenos Aires'), LeCompte chaste tree (Vitex agnus-castus 'LeCompte'), Silver Spire chaste tree (Vitex agnus-castus 'Silver Spire').

Lagoon Garden: White boltonia (Boltonia asteroides 'Snowbank'), Joe-pye weed (Eupatorium maculatum), rose mallow (Hibiscus moscheutos 'Lord Baltimore'), Russian sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia), obedience plant (Physostegia virginiana), black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida var. speciosa 'Goldsturm'), New England aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae 'Harrington's Pink'), chaste tree (Vitex agnus-castus var. heterophylla).

Lakeside Gardens: Chinese astilbe (Astilbe chinensis var. davidii), clematis (Clematis terniflora 'Sweet Autumn'), tufted hair grass (Deschampsia caespitosa), Pixie Meadowbrite™ coneflower (Echinacea 'CBGCone2'), mint shrub (Elsholtzia stauntonii), spotted Joe Pye weed (Eupatorium maculatum), white Joe Pye weed (Eupatorium purpureum 'Alba'), alumroot (Heuchera villosa 'Autumn Bride'), smooth hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens 'Hayes Starburst'), mophead hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla), late panicle hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Tardiva'), crimson pincushion (Knautia macedonica), bigleaf goldenray (Ligularia dentata 'Othello'), Persian catmint (Nepeta x faassenii 'Six Hills Giant'), Russian sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia), mountain fleeceflower (Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Firetail'), giant fleeceflower (Persicaria polymorpha), CAREFREE BEAUTY® rose (Rosa 'Bucbi'), CAREFREE WONDER™ shrub rose (Rosa 'Meipitac'), Japanese burnet (Sanguisorba obtusa), aromatic aster (Symphyotrichum oblongifolius 'October Skies'), spike speedwell (Veronica spicata 'High Five').

Landscape Gardens: Rock Garden: Star tickseed (Coreopsis pubescens 'Sunshine Superman'), yellow corydalis (Corydalis lutea), showy sedum (Hylotelephium spectabile 'Hot Stuff', 'Iceberg', & 'Stardust'), autumn squill (Scilla numidica), sedum (Sedum 'Albadore'). Traditional Bed: Wolfsbane (Aconitum septentrionale), Pink Delight butterfly bush (Buddleja davidii 'Pink Delight'), tickseed (Coreopsis 'Full Moon'), sneezeweed (Helenium autumnale 'Butterpat'), Lemon Queen sunflower (Helianthus 'Lemon Queen'), giant daisy (Leucanthemella serotina), obedient plant (Physostegia virginiana 'Vivid'), smooth blue aster (Symphyotrichum laeve 'Calliope'), New England aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae 'Honeysong Pink' and 'Treasure'). Cool Colors: Sweet autumn clematis (Clematis ternifolia), white wood aster (Eurybia divaricata), panicle hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Pink Diamond'), Frosty Morn sedum (Hylotelephium erythrostictum 'Frosty Morn'), aromatic aster (Symphyotrichum oblongifolium 'October Skies'), Southern Cross ironwood (Vernonia 'Southern Cross'). Pond & Stream: ANGELMIST® Spreading Blue summer snapdragon (Angelonia angustifolia 'Balangslu'), lesser calamint (Calamintha nepeta 'Gottlieb Friendkunt' & 'Montrose White'), pink turtlehead (Chelone lyonii 'Hot Lips'), white wood aster (Eurybia divaricata), Gibraltar bush clover (Lespedeza thunbergii 'Gibraltar'), tall purple moor grass (Molinia caerulea ssp. arundinacea 'Skyracer'), catmint (Nepeta 'Dropmore'), Cheyenne Sky dwarf swtichgrass (Panicum virgatum 'Cheyenne Sky'), fountain grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Moudry' & 'Red Head'), Russian sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire'), polyantha rose (Rosa 'The Fairy'), Siberian burnet (Sanguisorba tenuifolia), tall goldenrod (Solidago altissima), northern dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepsis), side-flowering aster (Symphyotrichum lateriflorum). Easy-to-grow bed: Royal Red butterfly bush (Buddleja davidii 'Royal Red'), White Diamonds panicle hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'White Diamonds'), Cheyenne Sky dwarf swtichgrass (Panicum virgatum 'Cheyenne Sky'), Goldsturm black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm'). Herb Garden: Autumn crocus (Colchicum 'Violet Queen'), Carmencita Bright Red castor bean (Ricinus communis 'Carmencita Bright Red'), Fireworks goldenrod (Solidago rugosa 'Fireworks'), nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus 'Vesuvius'), SORBET Peach Melba violet (Viola 'PAS91244'). Viburnum Walk & Outside Perimeter: Miss Ruby butterfly bush (Buddleja davidii 'Miss Ruby'), Japanese beauty bush (Callicarpa japonica), ornamental pepper (Capsicum annuum var. annuum 'Numex Twilight'), daisy mums (Chrysanthemum 'Babylon Bronze' ), blanket flower (Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Oranges and Lemons'), Rozanne® cranesbill (Geranium 'Gerwat'), WHITE DIAMONDS® panicle hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Hypmadl'), dwarf fountain grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'), ornametntal millet (Pennisetum glaucum 'Purple Baron'), autumn squill (Scilla numidica), slender rosinweed (Silphium gracile).

McGinley Pavilion: Twinny White snapdragon (Antirrhinum majus 'Twinny White'), Crane White ornamental kale (Brassica oleracea 'Crane White'), Sparkle White chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum 'Sparkle White'), daylily (Hemerocallis 'Autumn Minaret'), Hosta 'Fragrant Bouquet', smooth hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens 'Hayes Starburst'), panicle hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Unique'), Carefree Beauty® rose (Rosa 'Bucbi'). Containers: Sheffield Yellow chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum 'Sheffield Yellow'), ornamental millet (Pennisetum glaucum 'Purple Majesty').

Native Plant Garden: Purple cone flower (Echinacea purpurea), rattlesnake master (Eryngium yuccifolium), spotted Joe pye weed (Eupatorium maculatum), white snakeroot (Eupatorium rugosum), prairie alumroot (Heuchera richardsonii), great lobelia (Lobelia siphilitica), black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta), elm-leafed goldenrod (Solidago ulmifolia), Aromatic aster (Symphyotrichum oblongifolius), Short's aster (Symphyotrichum shortii). Stream/Bird Area: Trumpet creeper (Campsis radicans), bur sedge (Carex grayi), purple cone flower (Echinacea purpurea), spotted Joe pye weed (Eupatorium maculatum), white snakeroot (Eupatorium rugosum), bottle gentian (Gentiana andrewsii), great lobelia (Lobelia siphilitica), black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta), little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium), starry campion (Silene stellata), stiff goldenrod (Solidago rigida), aromatic aster (Symphyotrichum oblongifolium). Prairie: Prairie coreopsis (Coreopsis palmata), pale purple coneflower (Echinacea pallida), purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea), rattlesnake master (Eryngium yuccifolium), spotted Joe pye weed (Eupatorium maculatum), flowering spurge (Euphorbia corollata), false sunflower (Heliopsis helianthoides), wild quinine (Parthenium integrifolium), yellow coneflower (Ratibida pinnata), staghorn sumac (Rhus typhina), black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta), wild petunia (Ruellia humilis), little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium), stiff goldenrod (Solidago rigida), side flowering aster (Symphyotrichum lateriflorum), aromatic aster (Symphyotrichum oblongifolium), western ironweed (Vernonia fasciculata).

Rose Garden: All American Roses: CAREFREE SPIRIT™, CINCO DE MAYO™, DICK CLARK™, DREAM COME TRUE™, EASY DOES IT™, MARDI GRAS™, MOONDANCE™, PINK PROMISE™, SUNSHINE DAYDREAM™, WALKING ON SUNSHINE™. Bourbon Rose: 'Louise Odier'. China Rose: 'Old Blush'. Climbing Hybrid Tea Rose: COMPASSION®. Climbing Rose: EDEN CLIMBER™. English Shrub Rose: ABRAHAM DARBY™, CHARLES DARWIN™, EGLANTYNE, MARY ROSE®, SHARIFA ASMA®, SPIRIT OF FREEDOM™, THE DARK LADY®. Floribunda Rose: BRILLIANT PINK ICEBERG™, CHARLES AZNAVOUR™, 'Chuckles', 'Europeana', 'Fashion', HONEY PERFUME™, HOT COCOA™, ICEBERG™, LAVAGLUT®, LILLI MARLEEN®, MOONDANCE™, SCENTIMENTAL™, SEXY REXY®, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN™. Grandiflora Rose: CANDELABRA™, CRIMSON BOUQUET™, 'Hi, Neighbor', LOVE™, 'Queen Elizabeth'. Hybrid Musk Rose: 'Penelope', 'Will Scarlet'. Hybrid Perpetual Rose: 'Baronne Prevost', 'Georg Arends'. Hybrid Tea Rose: AMALIA™, BETTY WHITE™, CHICAGO PEACE®, CATHERINE GRAHAM™, 'Dainty Bess', ELINA®, ELLE®, GEMINI™, INGRID BERGMAN®, 'La France', LOVE AND PEACE™, MARILYN MONROE™, 'Medallion', OPENING NIGHT®, 'Peace', TROPICANA™. Hybrid Wichurana Rose: 'Albéric Barbier'. Kordesii Rose: 'Champlain', 'Henry Kelsey', 'Ilse Krohn Superior', 'John Davis', 'Louis Jolliet'. Landscape Shrub Rose: STRIKE IT RICH™. Miniature Moss Rose: SCARLET MOSS™. Miniature Rose: 'Beauty Secret', CUPCAKE™, GENTLE MAID™, GIZMO™, GOURMET POPCORN™, 'Green Ice', MAGIC CAROUSEL®, MINNIE PEARL®, RAINBOW'S END™, RUBY RUBY™, SUN SPRINKLES™. MiniFlora Rose: HAZEL MCCALLION™. Polyantha Rose: 'Katharina Zeimet', 'Marie Pavie', 'The Fairy'. Shrub Rose: BONICA®, CAREFREE DELIGHT™, CAREFREE SPIRIT™, CAREFREE SUNSHINE™, CORAL MEIDILAND™, 'Country Dancer', DAYDREAM™, 'Distant Drums', FIRE MEIDILAND®, KNOCK OUT®, LADY ELSIE MAY™, MAGIC MEIDILAND®, MAJESTY™, 'Morden Blush', MORGENROT®, OUTTA THE BLUE™, PINK DOUBLE KNOCKOUT®, PINK MEIDILAND®, 'Prairie Harvest', ROBUSTA™, 'Sea Foam', STARRY NIGHT™, WHITE MEIDILAND®, 'Winter Sunset'. Species Rose: Autumn damask rose (Rosa x damascena var. semperflorens). Landscape plants: Blue Waterfall bellflower (Campanula 'Blue Waterfall'), SNOW PRINCESS™ sweet alyssum (Lobularia maritima 'Inlbusnopc'), hybrid catmint (Nepeta 'Meow'),Junior Walker catmint (Nepeta 'Novanepjum'), LITTLE TRUDY™ catmint (Nepeta 'Psfike'), dwarf catmint (Nepeta racemosa 'Superba'), Purrsian Blue catmint (Nepeta x faassenii 'Purrsian Blue') Moonlight toad lily (Tricyrtis 'Moonlight'). Rose Containers: CAREFREE DELIGHT®, 'Viridiflora'. Hanging Baskets: Ivy geranium (Pelargonium peltatum 'Royal Light Pink'. Linden Allee: Atomic Orange chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum 'Atomic Orange'). Containers: Foxtail fern (Asparagus densiflorus 'Myersii') - foliage, Abyssinian banana (Ensete maurelli) -foliage, Black Beauty alumroot (Heuchera 'Black Beauty'), Heat Flash hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Heat Flash'), Magadi White edging lobelia (Lobelia erinus 'Magadi White'), coleus (Solenostemon scutellarioides 'Giant Exhibition Chivalry' & 'Trailing Garnet Robe') -foliage.

Sensory Garden: Meadow & Entrance: Dragon wing pink begonia (Begonia x hybrida 'Dragon Wing Pink'), butterfly bush (Buddleja davidii 'Black Knight', 'Buzz Magenta Improved'), first choice bluebeard (Caryopteris x clandonensis 'First Choice') , honeysuckle fuchsia (Fuchsia triphylla 'Billy Green'), New Guinea impatiens (Impatiens hawkeri 'Color Power Burgundy), Japanese catmint (Nepeta subsessilis 'Cool Cat'), Hameln dwarf fountain grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln)', garden phlox (Phlox paniculata 'David'). Fragrant Raised Bed: Giant hyssop (Agastache 'Tutti Frutti'), Popcorn cassia (Cassia didymobotrya 'Popcorn'), Perfection Bronze fennel (Foeniculum vulgare 'Perfection Bronze') — seed heads, Golden Magic gardenia (Gardenia jasminoides 'Golden Magic'), heliotrope (Heliotropium arborescens 'Fragrant Delight'), petunia (Petunia x hybrida 'Ramblin Nu Blue'), Tuscan blue rosemary (Rosemarinus officinalis 'Tuscan Blue'), veined verbena (Verbena rigida 'Old Royal Fragrance'). Color Raised Bed: Bengal tiger canna (Canna x generalis 'Bengal Tiger'), dahlia (Dahlia 'Ivanetti', 'Lollipop'), Blue My Mind® dwarf morning glory (Evolvulus 'Usevo 1201'), Pink Zazzle globe amaranth (Gomphrena 'Pink Zazzle'), MARDI GRAS™ sneezeweed (Helenium 'Helbro'), LANDMARK™ yellow lantana (Lantana camara 'Balucyell'), SUN SPUN™ Blue petunia (Petunia x hybrida 'Balspunlu'), black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta 'Prairie Sun'), mealycup sage (Salvia farinacea 'Victoria Blue'). Texture Raised Bed: Dandelion Wine chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum'Dandelion Wine'), Pink Zazzle hybrid gomphrena (Gomphrena 'Pink Zazzle'), globe amaranth (Gomphrena globosa 'Qis Purple'), glorybush (Tibouchina grandiflora)., Raised Bed area: Angelmist® spreading dark purple summer snapdragon (Angelonia angustifolia "Balangsparkl'), summersweet (Clethra alnifolia 'Anne Bidwell'), seven-son flower (Heptacodium miconioides), FUEGO™ Denim Blue verbena (Verbena x hybrida 'Klevpo6349'). Woodland Walk: Northern sea oats (Chasmanthium latifolium) — seed heads, white snakeroot (Eupatorium rugosum), autumn bride alumroot (Heuchera villosa 'Autumn Bride'), Japanese cutleaf aster (Kalimeris incise), Deam's coneflower (Rudbeckia fulgida var. deamii), Gold Spangles goldenrod (Solidago rugosa 'Gold Spangles'), elm leaved goldenrod (Solidago ulmifolia), bladdernut(Staphylea colchica) — puffy seedpods, side-flowering aster (Symphyotrichum lateriflorum), wing-stem (Verbesina alternifolia), Letterman's ironweed (Vernonia lettermannii), Culver's root (Veronicastrum virginicum 'Album'), Letterman's ironweed (Vernonia lettermannii), bunchflower (Veratrum virginicum). Hilltop Overlook: RUBY ANNIVERSARY™ glossy abelia (Abelia x grandiflora 'Keiser'), peacock orchid (Acidanthera bicolor var. murieliae), butterfly bush (Buddleja davidii 'Black Knight'), sweet autumn clematis (Clematis terniflora), honeysuckle fuchsia (Fuchsia triphylla 'Billy Green'), fireworks gomphena (Gomphrena 'Fireworks'), Zimbelstern sneezeweed (Helenium autumnale 'Zimbelstern'), Hyperion Supreme daylily (Hemerocallis 'Hyperion Supreme'),hosta (Hosta'Olive Bailey Langdon', 'Second Wind'), shrimp plant (Justicia brandegeana), green dragon (Pinellia tripartita), Brazilian vervain (Verbena bonariensis), zig-zag goldenrod (Solidago flexicaulis), Fireworks rough goldenrod (Solidago rugosa 'Fireworks'), broad-leaved ironweed (Vernonia glauca), Culver's Root (Veronicastrum virginicum 'Erica').

Waterfall Garden: Japanese anemone (Anemone hupehensis var. japonica 'Pink Saucer'), grapeleaf anemone (Anemone x hybrida 'Robustissima'), hardy begonia (Begonia grandis), spreading bluebeard (Caryopteris divaricatus 'Variegated'), northern sea oats (Chasmanthium latifolium), rose turtlehead (Chelone obliqua), sweet autumn clematis (Clematis terniflora), double hemp agrimony (Eupatorium cannabinum 'Flore Pleno'), Wayside Variety mistflower (Eupatorium coelestinum 'Wayside Variety'), big leaved aster (Eurybia macrophylla 'Albus'), Elsbeth bloody cranesbill (Geranium sanguineum 'Elsbeth'), bloody cranesbill (Geranium sanguinem 'New Hampshire'), Sunshine Song daylily (Hemerocallis 'Sunshine Song'), Rachel alumroot (Heuchera 'Rachel'), Sweet Caroline rose mallow (Hibiscus moscheutos 'Sweet Caroline'), ENDLESS SUMMER™ bigleaf hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla 'Bailmer'), LIMELIGHT® panicle hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Zwijnenburg'), Hidcote St. Johnswort (Hypericum 'Hidcote'), yellow waxbells (Kirengeshoma palmata), big leaf goldenray (Ligularia dentata 'Othello'), maiden grass (Miscanthus sinensis 'Graziella'), tropical day-blooming waterlily (Nymphaea 'Albert Greenberg'), waterlily (Nymphaea 'Joey Tomocik'), fountain grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides), woodland knotweed (Polygonum virginianum 'Compton's Form' & 'Painter's Palette'), burnet (Sanguisorba 'Red Thunder'), Jeannene spiderwort (Tradescantia 'Jeannene'), cut-leaved chaste tree (Vitex negundo var. heterophylla), Montrose purple chaste tree (Vitex agnus-castus 'Montrose Purple').

Water Gardens: Butterfly milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa), violet boltonia (Boltonia asteroides var. latisquama), white turtlehead (Chelone glabra), tall tickseed (Coreopsis tripteris), purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea), tall boneset (Eupatorium altissimum), Joe Pye weed (Eupatorium maculatum), late boneset (Eupatorium serotinum), flowering spurge (Euphorbia corollata), white wood aster (Eurybia divaricata 'Eastern Star'), big-leaved aster (Eurybia macrophylla), grass-leaf goldenrod (Euthamia graminifolia), biennial gaura (Gaura biennis), bottle gentian (Gentiana andrewsii), sneezeweed (Helenium autumnale), marsh rose mallow (Hibiscus moscheutos ssp. palustris), Lord Baltimore rose mallow (Hibiscus moscheutos 'Lord Baltimore'), Carl sedum (Hylotelephium 'Carl'), Kankakee mallow (Iliamna remota), common evening primrose (Oenothera biennis), switch grass (Panicum virgatum), obedience plant (Physostegia virginiana), showy obedient plant (Physostegia virginiana var. speciosa), royal pickerel (Pontederia dilatata), black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta), sweet black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia subtomentosa), early goldenrod (Solidago juncea), stiff goldenrod (Solidago rigida), seaside goldenrod (Solidago sempervirens), showy goldenrod (Solidago speciosa), northern dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis), Drummond's aster (Symphyotrichum drummondii), smooth blue aster (Symphyotrichum laeve), New England aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae), azure aster (Symphyotrichum oolentangiense), red-stemmed thalia (Thalia geniculata var. ruminoides), ironweed (Vernonia fasciculata).