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1 Plant Identification

2 Scientific Name Categories

3 A-B Abelia X grandiflora Acer palmatum Acer rubrum Ageratum mexicanum
Ajuga reptans Aracaria heterophylla Asparagus densiflorus ‘Spengeri’ Aucuba japonica Begonia X semperflorens-cultorum Berberis thumbergii Betula nigra Buxus sempervirens

4 C-E Canna X generalis Cercis canadensis Chlorophytum comosum
Chrysantheum morifolium Chrysantheum X superbum Coleus X hybridus Cornus florida X Cupressocyparis leylandii Dieffenbachia maculata Epipremnum aureum Euonymous alata Euonymous japonica Euphorbia pulcherrima

5 F-I Ficus benjamina Ficus elastica Ficus pumila Forsythia X intermedia
Hedera helix Hemerocallis cv. Hosta sp. Ilex X attenuata Ilex cornuta Ilex crenata ‘Helleri’ Ilex vomitoria ‘Nana’ Impatiens Iris X germanica var. florentine

6 J-N Juniperus conferta Juniperus horizontalis Lagerstroemia indica
Ligustrum japonicum Liquidambar styraciflua Liriope muscari Magnolia grandiflora Malus Maranta leuconeura var. kerchoviana Myrica cerifera Nandina domestica Nephrolepis exaltata

7 O-Q Ophiopogon japonicus Pelargonium X hortorum Pelargonium peltatum
Philodendron scandens Pinus mugo var. mugo Pinus strobus Plectranthus australis Prunus serrulata ‘Kwanzan’ Pyrus calleryana ‘Bradford’ Quercus palustris Quercus phellos

8 R-Z Rhododendron catawbiense Rhododendron kiusianum
Saintpaulia ionantha Salvia splendens Schefflera arboricola Spathiphyllum cvs. Tagetes erecta Tradescantia zebrina Viola X wittrockiana

9 Abelia X grandiflora COMMON NAME: Glossy Abelia
SIZE: 4-6 feet tall, 3-5 feet wide FORM: Semiglobal, fine texture FOLIAGE: Summer=dark green, fall and winter=bronze-green to bronze-red and bronze-purple FLOWERS: funnel shaped, white with a hint of pink, slightly fragrant

10 Abelia X grandiflora

11 Acer palmatum COMMON NAME: Japanese Maple SIZE: 15-25 feet tall
FORM: multi-trunked, variable forms FOLIAGE: simple leaves, opposite, 5-13 cm long, 5-7(9) lobes, color varies with cultivar FRUIT: samara cm long, much incurved, ripen in early fall

12 Early Spring growth habit
Acer palmatum Early Spring growth habit

13 Spring to early summer foliage and fruit
Acer palmatum Spring to early summer foliage and fruit

14 Acer rubrum COMMON NAME: Red Maple SIZE: 60-75 feet tall
FORM: ovoid or rounded crown, develops ascending branches FOLIAGE: leaves opposite, simple, 5-10 cm long and wide, usually 3-lobed but often 5, medium to dark green FLOWERS: red FRUIT: samara

15 Growth habit in winter and summer
Acer rubrum Growth habit in winter and summer

16 Acer rubrum Fall foliage color

17 Ageratum mexicanum COMMON NAME: Ageratum
SIZE: annual from 6-18 inches tall FLOWERS: clusters of lavender-blue flowers grow on top of compact, neatly- formed plants

18 Ageratum mexicanum

19 Ajuga reptans COMMON NAME: Ajuga
FORM: evergreen to semi-evergreen rapid-growing groundcover FOLIAGE: ranges from green to bronze to purple FLOWERS: may be rose or white, but most commonly purplish-blue

20 Ajuga reptans

21 Ajuga reptans

22 Ajuga reptans

23 Aracaria heterophylla
COMMON NAME: Norfolk Island Pine SIZE: 2-6 feet tall, 1-4 feet wide FOLIAGE: needle-like, spirally arranged, to 1 ½” long, drooping branches with age FLOWERS: cones, not seen in indoor cultivation

24 Aracaria heterophylla

25 Asparagus densiflorus
COMMON NAME: Sprengeri fern FOLIAGE: small, linear, soft leaves densely packed on 3 dimensional, trailing stems which have a prickly nature COLORS: dark green, new growth is sometimes light green

26 Asparagus densiflorus

27 Aucuba japonica COMMON NAME: Japanese aucuba
FORM: evergreen shrub with green stems FOLIAGE: leaves alternate, simple, glossy, green or mottled with yellow FLOWERS: axillary, small, 4-parted, purple-maroon FRUIT: scarlet or rarely yellow berry

28 Aucuba japonica

29 Aucuba japonica

30 Begonia X semperflorens-cultorum
COMMON NAME: Wax Begonia FORM: 6 to 15 inches wide, upright mound growth habit FOLIAGE: very glossy, thick, succulent, and ovate leaf blades may be either glabrous or pubescent, having short petioles FLOWERS: corolla is single or double flowering with solid white, shell pink, pink or red petals surrounding a yellow center of stamens or pistils

31 Begonia X semperflorens-cultorum

32 Berberis thumbergii COMMON NAME: Japanese Barberry
FORM: 3 to 6 feet tall, slightly wider than tall, very twiggy FOLIAGE: ovate shape, significantly wider at the tip than at the base, 0.5 to 1.25 inches long, inches wide FRUIT: bright red berries that color in October

33 Berberis thumbergii

34 Berberis thumbergii Summer foliage

35 Small, but slightly showy flowers
Berberis thumbergii Small, but slightly showy flowers

36 Showy fall and winter berries
Berberis thumbergii Showy fall and winter berries

37 Betula nigra COMMON NAME: River Birch
FORM: medium sized tree, 50 to 70 feet tall or taller, oval or pyramidal FOLIAGE: lustrous medium or dark green, alternate, simple leaves, doubly serrate margin, diamond shaped leaves FLOWERS: flowers are catkins BARK: showy exfoliating bark

38 Betula nigra

39 Diamond-shaped, doubly serrate leaves
Betula nigra Diamond-shaped, doubly serrate leaves

40 Showy, exfoliating bark
Betula nigra Showy, exfoliating bark

41 Buxus sempervirens COMMON NAME: Common Boxwood
FORM: 15 to 20 feet tall with an equal spread FOLIAGE: opposite, elliptical leathery leaves, 0.5 to 1 inch long and half as wide, dark green above yellow green below FRUIT: dehiscent 3 chambered capsule

42 Buxus sempervirens

43 Foliage dark green above, yellow-green below
Buxus sempervirens Foliage dark green above, yellow-green below

44 Canna X generalis COMMON NAME: Canna
FORM: herbaceous perennial that can grow to seven feet tall and 18 inches wide FOLIAGE: large clasping leaves, dark-green FLOWERS: red, pink, yellow or orange

45 Canna X generalis

46 Canna X generalis

47 Cercis canadensis COMMON NAME: Eastern Red Bud
FORM: a small, deciduous tree, 20 to 30 feet tall, 25 to 35 feet wide, shape is rounded to broad and flat-topped FOLIAGE: wide, heart-shaped leaves, 3” to 5” long and wide FLOWERS: small, purplish-pink pea-like flowers, numerous and appear before the foliage

48 Cercis canadensis

49 Cercis canadensis

50 Cercis canadensis

51 Chlorophytum comosum COMMON NAME: Spider plant
FOLIAGE: arching leaves with cascading wiry stems FLOWERS: small white flowers ID FEATURE: many times will contain tiny plantlets at the apex of leaves

52 Chlorophytum comosum

53 Chrysanthemum morifolium
COMMON NAME: Florist chrysanthemum FORM: bushy perennial, up to 5 feet tall with a spread of 4 feet FOLIAGE: medium to dark-green lobed leaves FLOWERS: large aster-type flowers with varying colors

54 Chrysanthemum morifolium

55 Chrysanthemum X superbum
COMMON NAME: Shasta daisy FORM: herbaceous perennial with a height of 30 inches and a spread of 24 inches FLOWERS: produces large flowers suitable for cutting, either white or yellow

56 Chrysanthemum X superbum

57 Chrysanthemum X superbum

58 Coleus X hybridus COMMON NAME: Coleus
FORM: bushy, herbaceous subshrub, up to 36” tall FOLIAGE: slightly hairy, highly colored, heart-shaped, to 6” long FLOWERS: terminal, whorled racemes, to 6” long of tiny blue or white flowers

59 Coleus X hybridus

60 Cornus florida COMMON NAME: Flowering Dogwood
FORM: a small deciduous tree, grows to about 30 feet tall with an equal or greater spread

61 Cornus florida FOLIAGE: oval to ovate shape, 3” to 6” long, 1.5” to 3” wide, medium green FLOWERS: small and yellowish-green with four showy white bracts

62 Cornus florida

63 Cornus florida

64 Cornus florida Actual flower is yellowish-green center surrounded by four white bracts

65 X Cupressocyparis leylandii
COMMON NAME: Leyland cypress FORM: narrow-leaved evergreen, 65 ft spread, and 12 ft height, columnar form FOLIAGE: small needle like leaves, ends of branches tend to twist FRUIT: round, small cone, ½ to ¾” diameter, brown, rarely found

66 X Cupressocyparis leylandii

67 X Cupressocyparis leylandii

68 X Cupressocyparis leylandii

69 Dieffenbachia maculata
COMMON NAME: Dumbcane FORM: erect herb less than 1 meter tall FOLIAGE: petiolate, petiole up to 30 cm long, grooved and winged from the base to beyond the halfway point, surface patterned with many irregular yellowish or cream-green splotches

70 Dieffenbachia maculata

71 Dieffenbachia maculata

72 Epipremnum aureum COMMON NAME: Golden Pothos
FORM: evergreen vines with stems green and striped with white or yellow FOLIAGE: heart-shaped, variegated FLOWERS: flowers in a spadix surrounded by a spathe

73 Epipremnum aureum

74 Euonymous alata COMMON NAME: Winged Euonymous
FORM: deciduous shrub, 15-20’ tall with an equal spread FOLIAGE: simple, elliptic leaves, 1” to 3” long with fine sharp leaf serrations, dark green leaf color BARK: long corky wings on stems

75 Euonymous alata

76 Euonymous alata

77 Euonymous alata

78 Euonymous alata Stems have corky wings

79 Euonymous japonica COMMON NAME: Evergreen Euonymous
FORM: evergreen bush to 10 feet tall with a 6 feet spread

80 Euonymous japonica

81 Euphorbia pulcherrima
COMMON NAME: Poinsettia FORM: shrub FOLIAGE: large alternate leaves with or without teeth on the margin FLOWER: cup-shaped flowers in a cluster above the showy red, pink, or creamy leaf bracts with a large yellow gland on the rim of the flower

82 Euphorbia pulcherrima

83 Euphorbia pulcherrima
Red petals are actually bracts, not flowers.

84 Ficus benjamina COMMON NAME: Weeping fig
FORM: evergreen shrub or tree with drooping branches FOLIAGE: leaves alternate, simple, long-tipped, glossy FLOWERS & FRUIT: enclosed in a fleshy sac turning from green to orange-red and then purplish-black

85 Ficus benjamina

86 Ficus elastica COMMON NAME: rubber plant
FORM: straight growing central-stemmed plant FOLIAGE: dark green oval-oblong leaves up to 15 inches long, grow at a 45 degree angle from the main stem

87 Ficus elastica

88 Ficus pumila COMMON NAME: Creeping rubber plant
FORM: creeping, climbing habit ID CHARACTERISTICS: creeps and climbs on flat surfaces, hard to maintain

89 Ficus pumila

90 Forsythia X intermedia
COMMON NAME: Border forsythia FORM: a deciduous shrub 8 to 10 feet tall and 10 to 12 feet wide FOLIAGE: opposite, ovate to lanceolate leaves, toothed margins, 3” to 5” long and 0.5” to 1” wide, medium to dark green color above and lighter on underside FLOWERS: brilliant yellow color

91 Forsythia X intermedia

92 Forsythia X intermedia

93 Forsythia X intermedia

94 Forsythia X intermedia

95 Hedera helix COMMON NAME: English Ivy
FORM: a vine climbing by aerial rootlets or a prostrate groundcover FOLIAGE: leaves are dark green with white veins, leathery evergreen foliage, alternate leaf arrangement, 1.5 to 4” long, juvenile leaves are 3 to 5 lobed and adult leaves are not lobed

96 Hedera helix

97 Hedera helix

98 Hemerocallis cv. COMMON NAME: Day lily
FORM: perennial clump-forming plant that grows between 1 ½ feet tall and 3 feet tall FOLIAGE: long, grass-like leaves, medium to dark-green FLOWERS: multiple colors, similar to that of other lilies

99 Hemerocallis cv.

100 Hemerocallis cv.

101 Hosta sp. COMMON NAME: Hosta FORM: clumping growth habit
FOLIAGE: medium green or variegated large clasping leaves with prominent veins FLOWERS: varying colors from white to purple

102 Hosta sp.

103 Hosta sp.

104 Ilex X attenuata ‘Fosteri’
COMMON NAME: Fosteri holly FORM: narrow, pyramidal, grows 20 to 30 feet tall FOLIAGE: elliptic to oblong-ovate, 1 ½ to 3 inches long, margins have 1 to 8 spines FLOWERS: small, cream white, fragrant FRUIT: drupe, orange-red to red, about ¾ in diameter

105 Ilex X attenuata ‘Fosteri’

106 Ilex X attenuata ‘Fosteri’

107 Ilex X attenuata ‘Fosteri’

108 Ilex X attenuata ‘Fosteri’

109 Ilex cornuta COMMON NAME: Dwarf Burford Holly
FORM: medium-sized, dense rounded shrub, 6-10’ tall FOLIAGE: oblong, rectangular, typically spined margin with 5 to as many as 9 spines, 1 ½ to 4” long FLOWERS: dioecious, creamy white FRUIT: drupe, orange-red to red in color, ¼ to 1/3”

110 Ilex cornuta

111 Ilex cornuta

112 Ilex cornuta

113 Ilex crenata ‘Helleri’
COMMON NAME: Helleri Holly FORM: evergreen shrub with compact, upright, spreading habit, 6 to 10 feet tall and at least as wide FOLIAGE: dark green, lustrous leaves, evergreen, usually broadest in the middle, leaves mostly 1 to 2 inches long

114 Ilex crenata ‘Helleri’

115 Ilex crenata ‘Helleri’

116 Ilex vomitoria ‘Nana’ COMMON NAME: Dwarf Yaupon
FORM: pyramidal, open small tree, 3 to 4’ tall FOLIAGE: ovate leaves ½ to 1 ½” long FLOWERS: dioecious, creamy white, fragrant FRUIT: drupe, red 3/16”

117 Ilex vomitoria ‘Nana’

118 Ilex vomitoria ‘Nana’

119 Impatiens COMMON NAME: Impatiens
FORM: tall, leggy annuals, 6 to 18 inches tall and 10 to 24 inches across FLOWERS: variety of colors including red, orange, salmon, rose, pink, white, violet, and lavender blue

120 Impatiens

121 Impatiens

122 Iris X germanica var. florentine
COMMON NAME: Bearded Iris FORM: ranges from about 6 inches in the miniatures to more than 3 feet in the large types FOLIAGE: bold, sword-shaped leaves FLOWERS: identified by thick, bushy “beards” on each side of the lower petals

123 Iris X germanica var. florentine

124 Juniperus conferta COMMON NAME: Shore juniper
FORM: dense, evergreen shrub, branches very flexible, 1 to 2 feet tall and 6 to 9 feet wide FOLIAGE: awl-shaped needles, held in 3’s, needles tend to overlap, tip sharply pointed, concave needles with a white band on upper side and a green line running through the middle

125 Juniperus conferta

126 Juniperus conferta

127 Juniperus horizontalis
COMMON NAME: Creeping juniper FORM: dense, evergreen shrub, branches very long and flexible, 1 to 2 feet tall and 4 to 8 feet wide FOLIAGE: two kinds of needles: awl- shaped and scale-like, awls are found in opposite pairs, tip sharply pointed, green to blue-green

128 Juniperus horizontalis

129 Juniperus horizontalis

130 Lagerstroemia indica COMMON NAME: Crape Myrtle
FORM: deciduous shrub to small tree, to 20 feet or more FOLIAGE: oblong-elliptic to rounded, to 2.75 inches long, glabrous or pubescent on veins FLOWERS: pink white or purple calyx tube is showy part BARK: smooth exfoliating bark

131 Lagerstroemia indica

132 Lagerstroemia indica

133 Ligustrum japonicum COMMON NAME: Japanese Privet
FORM: evergreen or deciduous shrub FOLIAGE: leaves simple, opposite, with smooth margins FLOWERS: small, white, 4-parted, tubular, in terminal clusters FRUIT: semi-fleshy, black berry

134 Ligustrum japonicum

135 Ligustrum japonicum

136 Ligustrum japonicum

137 Liquidambar styraciflua
COMMON NAME: Sweetgum FORM: deciduous shade tree, typically 60 to 80 feet tall and 40 to 60 feet wide FOLIAGE: alternate “maple-like” star shaped leaves, 5 to 7 lobed, 4-8 inches long and wide FRUIT: 1” to 1.5” spiny balls change from green to brown

138 Liquidambar styraciflua

139 Liquidambar styraciflua

140 Liquidambar styraciflua

141 Liriope muscari COMMON NAME: Liriope
FORM: grass-like perennial 12 to 18 inch tall clumps FOLIAGE: strap-like, arching, glossy, dark green leaves (to 1” wide) FLOWERS: erect, showy flower spikes with tiered whorls of dense, violet-purple flowers

142 Liriope muscari

143 Liriope muscari

144 Magnolia grandiflora COMMON NAME: Southern Magnolia
FORM: a large evergreen tree, 60 to 80 feet tall and 30 to 50 feet wide FOLIAGE: elliptic leaf shape, 5 to 10 inches long 2 to 5 inches wide, color dark green and pubescent on underside FLOWERS: white flowers, blooms in spring, up to 12” in diameter, saucer shaped

145 Magnolia grandiflora FRUIT: elongated aggregates of follicles, 3” to 8” long, red seeds, very showy

146 Magnolia grandiflora

147 Magnolia grandiflora

148 Magnolia grandiflora

149 Magnolia grandiflora

150 Malus sp. COMMON NAME: Flowering crabapple
FORM: height range of 6 to 50 feet with most in the 15 to 25 feet range, form varies from weeping, spreading, columnar, vase-shaped to pyramidal FLOWERS: colors range from white to pink to red

151 Malus sp.

152 Malus sp.

153 Maranta leuconeura var. kerchoviana
COMMON NAME: Prayer plant FORM: 1 to 2 feet tall FOLIAGE: multi-colored leaves with thick tissue, leaves fold up at night

154 Maranta leuconeura var. kerchoviana

155 Myrica cerifera COMMON NAME: Wax Myrtle
FORM: aromatic shrub or small tree as clumps of trunks up to 25’ in height FOLIAGE: semi-evergreen leaves FRUIT: waxy gray fruit attached to the twigs, glandular and smell like bayberry when crushed

156 Myrica cerifera

157 Myrica cerifera

158 Nandina domestica COMMON NAME: Heavenly Bamboo FORM: evergreen shrub
FOLIAGE: leaves alternate and clasping at base, 2-3 pinnately divided FLOWERS: white in a terminal cluster FRUIT: bright red berries

159 Nandina domestica

160 Nandina domestica

161 Nandina domestica

162 Nephrolepis exaltata COMMON NAME: Boston Fern
FORM: evergreen fern, up to 5 feet tall Reproduces by spores located on the bottom side of leaves

163 Nephrolepis exaltata

164 Nephrolepis exaltata

165 Ophiopogon japonicus COMMON NAME: Mondo Grass
FORM: mounded herbaceous perennial, similar in appearance to liriope FOLIAGE: long, narrow leaves are about 15 inches long FLOWERS: spikes of flowers are borne in the tufts of leaves so may be hidden

166 Ophiopogon japonicus

167 Pelargonium X hortorum
COMMON NAME: Geranium FORM: small to medium-sized herbaceous perennial, ranges from 12 to 18 inches tall and 18” to 24” wide, spreading mound growth form FOLIAGE: leaves 3 to 4 inches across, medium to dark green, cordate in shape, bold-textured, thick and clustered

168 Pelargonium X hortorum
FLOWERS: white, pink, red, salmon, orange, violet, and all shades in-between, with bicolors and double flowers available, spherical clusters atop long stiff peduncles

169 Pelargonium X hortorum

170 Pelargonium X hortorum

171 Pelargonium peltatum COMMON NAME: Ivy Leaf Geranium
FORM: trailing growth habit, 6 inches in height and 6 inches wide FOLIAGE: ivy-shaped and come in rich green or variegated form FLOWERS: dainty and come in white, pink, lilac, burgundy, or red

172 Pelargonium peltatum

173 Philodendron scandens
COMMON NAME: Parlor Ivy FORM: trailing growth form FOLIAGE: Heart shaped, glossy, dark green leaves, 4” long and 3” wide

174 Philodendron scandens

175 Pinus mugo COMMON NAME: Mugo Pine
FORM: evergreen dwarf tree, varies from 5 to 20 feet FOLIAGE: rigid and slightly curved needles in fasicles of 2’s, needles 1 to 2 inches long, bright green color

176 Pinus mugo

177 Pinus mugo

178 Pinus mugo

179 Pinus strobus COMMON NAME: Eastern White Pine
FORM: evergreen tree, conical when young, less defined with age, 50 to 80 feet tall and 30 to 50 feet wide FOLIAGE: light green with a bluish cast, 5 needles per fasicle, thin flexible needles, 4” long, serrated margins FRUIT: light brown cones, 6-8” long

180 Pinus strobus

181 Pinus strobus

182 Pinus strobus

183 Plectranthus australis
COMMON NAME: Swedish Ivy FORM: stems trailing to 3 feet FOLIAGE: rounded, glossy, dark green 1-1 ½” long, scalloped margins FLOWERS: whorled, tubular, pale mauve to white flowers in terminal racemes

184 Plectranthus australis

185 Plectranthus australis

186 Prunus serrulata ‘Kwanzan’
COMMON NAME: Japanese flowering cherry FORM: a large deciduous tree, 60 to 70 feet tall, round to vase-like shape FOLIAGE: ovate leaf shape, 3” to 5” long and up to 2” wide, serrate margin FLOWERS: range from white to pink FRUIT: blackish purple fruit

187 Prunus serrulata ‘Kwanzan’

188 Prunus serrulata ‘Kwanzan’

189 Prunus serrulata ‘Kwanzan’

190 Pyrus calleryana ‘Bradford’
COMMON NAME: Bradford Pear FORM: a medium-sized deciduous tree, 30 to 40 feet tall and about 1/3 as wide FOLIAGE: ovate leaves that are 2 to 3 inches long and almost as wide FLOWERS: white flowers, 3 inches in diameter, usually peak before leaf set

191 Pyrus calleryana ‘Bradford’

192 Pyrus calleryana ‘Bradford’

193 Pyrus calleryana ‘Bradford’

194 Pyrus calleryana ‘Bradford’

195 Quercus palustris COMMON NAME: Pin oak
FORM: a large, deciduous tree, 75 feet tall and 40 feet wide at its maximum FOLIAGE: alternate leaf arrangement with sharply pointed lobes, 5 to 7 lobes each with terminal bristles, 3 to 6” long FRUIT: small acorns around 0.66” to 0.75” in diameter

196 Quercus palustris

197 Quercus palustris

198 Fruit are pale yellow-green catkins
Quercus palustris Fruit are pale yellow-green catkins

199 Quercus phellos COMMON NAME: Willow oak
FORM: medium-sized, deciduous tree, 50 to 70 feet tall and 30 to 50 feet wide FOLIAGE: lanceolate leaf shape, 2 to 5” long, bristle-tipped leaf apex, dark green leaf color FLOWERS: pendulous yellow-brown catkins

200 Quercus phellos

201 Rhododendron catawbiense
COMMON NAME: Catawba Hybrid Rhododendron FORM: an evergreen shrub, typically 6 to 10 feet tall with an equivalent spread

202 Rhododendron catawbiense
FOLIAGE: evergreen, elliptical leaves 3 to 6” long and 1 to 2” wide, dark green FLOWERS: 2.5” across and funnel-shaped, clusters are 5 to 6” in diameter and comprised of 5 to 10 flowers

203 Rhododendron catawbiense

204 Rhododendron catawbiense

205 Rhododendron catawbiense

206 Rhododendron catawbiense

207 Rhododendron kiusianum
COMMON NAME: azalea FORM: evergreen and deciduous varieties, large showy shrubs with dense twiggy growth FOLIAGE: elliptical leaves typically 1 to 2 inches long and ½ to 1 inch wide, medium to dark green FLOWER: very similar to rhododendrons in shape and color

208 Rhododendron kiusianum

209 Rhododendron kiusianum

210 Rhododendron kiusianum

211 Saintpaulia ionantha COMMON NAME: African violet
FORM: from miniature varieties of 4 inches wide, to large varieties more than 15 inches wide FOLIAGE: large, flat, succulent, pubescent leaves FLOWERS: varies in color from pink, white, blue, red and bicolor

212 Saintpaulia ionantha

213 Saintpaulia ionantha

214 Saintpaulia ionantha

215 Salvia splendens COMMON NAME: Salvia
FORM: upright growing perennial with a height of .75 to 3.5 feet and a width of .5 to .75 feet FLOWERS: multiple blooms that are red

216 Salvia splendens

217 Salvia splendens

218 Salvia splendens

219 Schefflera arboricola
COMMON NAME: Dwarf schefflera FORM: ornamental tree growing up to 7 ½ feet tall FOLIAGE: compound leaf with 8 radiating leaflets which may appear either dull or shiny

220 Schefflera arboricola

221 Schefflera arboricola

222 Spathiphyllum cv. COMMON NAME: Peace Lily FORM: perennial herb
FOLIAGE: leaves are basal, elongated, pointed at both ends dark green with conspicuously indented veins FLOWERS: small on spadix surrounded by a white or greenish, flat or concave spathe

223 Spathiphyllum cv.

224 Spathiphyllum cv.

225 Tagetes erecta COMMON NAME: African marigold
FORM: upright growing annual with a width of 1 foot and a height of 2.5 to 3 feet FLOWERS: aster-like flowers of yellow to orange to red colors

226 Tagetes erecta

227 Tagetes erecta

228 Tradescantia zebrina COMMON NAME: Purple Wandering Jew
FORM: trailing vine-like plant, vines can grow to several feet in length FOLIAGE: 2” wide and 4”long leaves that are purple with silver stripes

229 Tradescantia zebrina

230 Tradescantia zebrina

231 This is actually a green variety of wandering jew.
Tradescantia zebrina This is actually a green variety of wandering jew.

232 Viola X wittrockiana COMMON NAME: pansy
FORM: low, bushy growing habit with a height of .25 to .75 feet tall and a width of .5 to .75 feet FLOWERS: white, yellow, black, brown, lavender, purple, blue, pink, often with blotches that resemble animals’ faces

233 Viola X wittrockiana

234 Viola X wittrockiana

235 Viola X wittrockiana

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