Chatham Mills “Pollinator Paradise” Demonstration Garden

What’s in Bloom?

November 14, 2011

Photos by Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent.

All plants native to the North Carolina Piedmont unless otherwise noted.

Here’s what’s blooming this week:

Abelia x grandiflora

Abelia x grandiflora

Abelia

* exotic

Achillea x 'Paprika'

Achillea x ‘Paprika’

Yarrow

* exotic

Agastache x 'Blue Fortune'

Agastache x ‘Blue Fortune’

Anise hyssop

* hybrid of U.S. native

Ampelaster carolinianus

Ampelaster carolinianus

Climbing aster

Eupatorium greggii

Conoclinium coelestinum

Wild ageratum/mistflower

Conradina canescens

Conradina canescens

Gray-leaved conradina

Coreopsis pubescens

Coreopsis pubescens 
‘Sunshine Superman’

Tickseed

Coreopsis tripteris

Coreopsis tripteris

Tall tickseed

Echinacea purpurea 'Kim's Knee High'

Echinacea purpurea
‘Kim’s Knee High’

Purple coneflower

Gaillardia 'Burgundy'

Gaillardia ’Burgundy’

Lanceleaf blanketflower

Gaillardia 'Oranges and Lemons'

Gaillardia ’Oranges and Lemons’

Lanceleaf blanketflower

Gaillardia 'Tizzy'

Gaillardia ’Tizzy’

Lanceleaf blanketflower

Gaillardia 'Torchlight'

Gaillardia ’Torchlight’

Lanceleaf blanketflower

Geranium 'Rozanne'

Geranium ’Rozanne’

Hardy geranium

* exotic

Helenium 'Carnival'

Helenium ’Carnival’

Sneezeweed

Helianthus angustifolius 'Gold Lace'

Helianthus angustifolius
‘Gold Lace’

Swamp sunflower

Heliopsis helianthoides

Heliopsis helianthoides ’Summer Nights’

Oxeye daisy

Lonicera sempervirens 'Cedar Lane'

Lonicera sempervirens ’Cedar Lane’
and ‘Major Wheeler’

Honeysuckle

Lonicera sempervirens 'John Clayton'

Lonicera sempervirens ’John Clayton’

Honeysuckle

Monarda fruticulosa

Monarda fruticulosa

Spotted beebalm

* native to Texas

Monarda punctata

Monarda punctata

Spotted horsemint

Nepeta

Nepeta ’ Walker’s Low’

Catmint

* exotic

phlox

Phlox nivalis ’Snowdrift’

White moss phlox

Phlox paniculata 'Delta Snow'

Phlox paniculata ’Delta Snow’

Garden phlox

Physostegia virginiana

Physostegia virginiana
‘Miss Manners’

Obedient plant

Ratibida columnifera

Ratibida columnifera

Prairie coneflower / Mexican hat

rosemary

Rosmarinus officinalis
‘Tuscan Blue’

Rosemary

* exotic

Rudbeckia fulgida

Rudbeckia fulgida

Orange coneflower

Salvia farinacea 'Victoria Blue'

Salvia farinacea ‘Victoria Blue’

Mealycup sage

* native to southwestern U.S.

Solidago caesia

Solidago caesia

Bluestem goldenrod

Solidago odora

Solidago odora

Sweet goldenrod

Solidago rugosa 'Fireworks'

Solidago rugosa ’Fireworks’

Rough-leaf goldenrod

Symphyotrichum concolor

Symphyotrichum concolor

Eastern silvery aster

Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

New England aster

Symphyotrichum oblongifolium

Symphyotrichum oblongifolium 
‘October Skies’

Aromatic aster

Symphyotrichum oblongifolium

Symphyotrichum oblongifolium 
‘Raydon’s Favorite’

Aromatic aster

Tradescantia x 'Purple Profusion'

Tradescantia x ‘Purple Profusion’

Spiderwort

Verbena canadensis 'Homestead Purple'

Verbena canadensis ’Homestead Purple’

Verbena

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