Stream Garden Plant List

Stream Garden Plant List

An array of evergreen trees, shrubs, ferns and groundcovers are present here in the Stream Garden: Dryopteris filix-mas; Dryopteris erythrosora; Dryopteris affinis ‘Crispa’; Pinus mugo ‘Mughus’; Ilex crenata; Drimys winteri; Trachelospermum jasminoides ‘Waterwheel’; Yushania anceps; Aucuba japonica; Magnolia grandiflora; Magnolia x loeberni ‘Merrill’; Sciadopitys verticillata; Fagus sylvatica; Pinus sylvestris; Herniaria glabra; Cryptomeria japonica ‘Elegans Compacta’; Sasaella ramosa; Quillaja saponaria; Camellia sasanqua ‘Cleopatra’; all provide interest in the garden throughout the year.

MONTH BY MONTH PLANTS OF SPECIAL INTEREST
JANUARY

Helleborus niger; Hamamelis x intermedia; Aucuba japonica; Helleborus orientalis

FEBRURY

Camellia japonica ‘Hakurakuten’; Helleborus niger; Hamamelis x intermedia;Helleborus orientalis

MARCH

Camellia japonica ‘Hakurakuten’; Epimedium x versicolor ‘Sulphureum’;
Rhododendron ‘Snow Lady’; Rhododenron leucaspis; Helleborus orientalis

APRIL

Camellia japonica ‘Hakurakuten’; Vinca minor ‘Atropurpurea’; Epimedium x versicolor ‘Sulphureum’; Rhododendron ‘Snow Lady’; Rhododenron leucaspis; Magnolia loeberni ‘Merrill’; Helleborus orientalis; Azalea ‘Stewartsoninan’

MAY

Polygonatum odoratum; Pachysandra terminalis ‘Green Carpet’; Vinca minor ‘Atropurpurea’; Epimedium x versicolor ‘Sulphureum’; Rhododendron ‘Snow Lady’; Rhododenron leucaspis; Magnolia loeberni ‘Merrill’; Azalea ‘Stewartsonian’

JUNE

Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’; Polygonatum odoratum; Potentilla ‘Gibson’s Scarlet’;
Pachysandra terminalis ‘Green Carpet’; Vinca minor ‘Atropurpurea’Agapanthus ‘Blue Storm’

JULY

Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’; Polygonatum odoratum; Potentilla ‘Gibson’s Scarlet’; Pachysandra terminalis ‘Green Carpet’; Vinca minor ‘Atropurpurea’; Trachelospermum jasminoides ‘Waterwheel’; Trachelospermum jasminoides ‘Wilsonii’; Agapanthus ‘Blue Storm’; Rodgersia aesculifolia

AUGUST

Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’; Potentilla ‘Gibson’s Scarlet’;Vinca minor ‘Atropurpurea’; Trachelospermum jasminoides ‘Waterwheel’;Trachelospermum jasminoides ‘Wilsonii’; Agapanthus ‘Blue Storm’ Anemone japonica’ Honorine Jobert’

SEPTEMBER

Vinca minor ‘Atropurpurea’; Trachelospermum jasminoides ‘Waterwheel’; Trachelospermum jasminoides ‘Wilsonii’; Aucuba japonica; Anemone japonica’ Honorine Jobert’

OCTOBER

Aucuba japonica

NOVEMBER

Aucuba japonica

DECEMBER

Hamamelis x intermedia; Aucuba japonica