Plant of the Week Archive


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  August 2007  
Euphorbia milii  week 4: Euphorbia milii, Crown-of-Thorns Bed 27

  September 2007  
Anagallis arvensis  week 1: Anagallis arvensis, Scarlet Pimpernel  Bed 82
week 2: Eupatorium rugosum, White Snakeroot Bed 61
Passiflora incarnata week 3: Passiflora incarnata, Purple Passionflower

Bed 18
Bed 58
Bed 90

Ambrosia trifida week 4: Ambrosia trifida, Giant Ragweed Bed 53
Bed 64

  October 2007  
Datura inoxia  week 1: Datura inoxia, Angel’s Trumpets Bed 31

There are no Plant of the Week pages for October week 2, 2007, through December week 4, 2007.

  January 2008  
Apocynum cannabinum  week 1: Apocynum cannabinum, Indian Hemp Bed 46
Bed 61
Bed 65
Mahonia aquafolium  week 2: Mahonia aquifolium, Oregon grape

Bed 09
Bed 18
Bed 20

After a bit of a break, the Plant of the Week is back with Galanthus nivalis.

 

  April 2008  
Apocynum cannabinum  week 2: Galanthus nivalis, Snowdrops North Slope, north of Bed 36
Apocynum cannabinum  week 3: Corylus americana, American Hazelnut Slope near north side of pond
Mertensia virginica  week 4: Mertensia virginica, Virginia Bluebells

Endangered & Threatened Slope,
Bed 34


  May 2008  
Trillium recurvatum  week 1: Trillium recurvatum, Prairie Trillium

Bed 88
Bed 91

Doronicum orientale  week 2: Doronicum orientale, Caucasian Leopardbane

Bed 40

Asimina triloba  week 3: Asimina triloba, Pawpaw

Bed 07
Bed 62
Slope near east end of brick walk

Elaeagnus umbellata  week 4: Elaeagnus umbellata, Autumn Olive

Bed 65


  June 2008  
Rodgersia aesculifolia  week 1: Rodgersia aesculifolia, Fingerleaf Rodgersia

Bed 22

Liriodendron tulipifera  week 2: Liriodendron tulipifera, Tulip Tree

Bed 07

Mespilus canescens  week 3: Mespilus canescens, Sternís Medlar

North Slope

Sedum acre  week 4: Sedum acre, Mossy stonecrop

Bed 21
Bed 55
Bed 69
Bed 80


  July 2008  
Nicandra physaloides  week 1: Nicandra physaloides, Apple of Peru

Bed 31

Koelreuteria paniculat  week 2: Koelreuteria paniculata, Golden Rain Tree

West Circle Drive between the gazebo and the Beal Garden Sign

Verbascum blattaria  week 3: Verbascum blattaria, Moth mullein

Bed 69
Slope to the northeast of the brick walk

Hydrastis canadensis  week 4: Hydrastis canadensis, Goldenseal

Bed 83
Bed 91

Calendula officinalis  week 5: Calendula officinalis, Pot Marigold

Bed 47
Bed 83


  August 2008  
Metasequoia glyptostroboides  week 1: Metasequoia glyptostroboides, Dawn Redwood

on slope, north of Bed 34

Solanum rostratum  week 2: Solanum rostratum, Buffalobur

Bed 53

Proboscidea louisianica  week 3: Proboscidea louisianica, Ramís Horn

Bed 36
Bed 60

Ricinus communis  week 4: Ricinus communis, Castorbean

Bed 27
Bed 46
Bed 59
Bed 79


  September 2008  
Helianthus annuus  week 1: Helianthus annuus, Wild Sunflower

Bed 43
Bed 44
Bed 46
Bed 58

Salsola kali  week 2: Salsola kali, Russian thistle

Bed 51
Bed 64

Impatiens capensis  week 3: Impatiens capensis, Common jewelweed

Bed 43
Bed 87

Heptacodium miconioides  week 4: Heptacodium miconioides, Seven-son flower

Bed 37


  October 2008  
Baptisia australis  week 1: Baptisia australis, Blue False Indigo

Bed 24

Cenchrus longispinus  week 2: Cenchrus longispinus, Sandbur

Bed 53
Bed 64

Lippia dulcis  week 3: Lippia dulcis, Mexican lippia

Bed 56

Ginkgo biloba  week 4: Ginkgo biloba, Ginkgo

Near Bed 49

Polygonum cuspidatum  week 5: Polygonum cuspidatum, Japanese knotweed

Bed 72


  November 2008  
Gleditsia triacanthos  week 1: Gleditsia triacanthos, Honey locust

South and East of the Library