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Chatham Mills “Pollinator Paradise” Demonstration Garden

What’s in Bloom?

November 22, 2010

Photos by Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent.

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

Monarda punctata

Spotted horsemint (Monarda punctata).

Here’s what’s blooming this week:

Abelia x grandiflora

Abelia x grandiflora

Abelia

* exotic

Conradina canescens

Conradina canescens

Gray-leaved conradina

Coreopsis tripteris

Coreopsis tripteris

Tall tickseed

Echinacea purpurea 'Kim's Knee High'

Echinacea purpurea ‘Kim’s Knee High’

Purple coneflower

Echinacea purpurea 'Tiki Torch'

Echinacea purpurea ‘Tiki Torch’

Purple coneflower

Eupatorium greggii

Eupatorium greggii

Texas ageratum

* native to southwest U.S.

Gaillardia 'Burgundy'

Gaillardia ‘Burgundy’

Lanceleaf blanketflower

Gaillardia 'Oranges and Lemons'

Gaillardia ‘Oranges and Lemons’

Lanceleaf blanketflower

Geranium 'Rozanne'

Geranium ‘Rozanne’

Hardy geranium

* exotic

Hamamelis virginiana

Hamamelis virginiana

American witchhazel

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

Physostegia virginiana

Physostegia virginiana ‘Miss Manners’

Obedient plant

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 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

Verbena canadensis 'Homestead Purple'

Verbena canadensis ‘Homestead Purple’

Verbena

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