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What’s in Bloom This Week

Alfond Children’s Garden
Pyrus ‘Gourmet’
Euphorbia palustris ‘Walenberg’s Glorie’
Lamprocampanos spectabilis
Amsonia rigida
Fritillaria spp.

Great Lawn:
Tulips: ‘Angelique,’ ‘La Belle Époque,’ ‘Brown Sugar,’ ‘Blue Heron,’ ‘Golden Appeldoorn,’ and the variegated is about to start.
Narcissus ‘Actaea’
Seasonal pansies

Rose and Perennial Garden:
Tulips: ‘Synaeda Blue,’ plus a deep purple, red, and red and yellow, all three lacking labels
Primulas
Dicentra
Fritillaria imperials ‘Maxima Lutea’
Euphorbia ‘First Blush’
Delphinum ‘Butterfly Blue’
Mukdenia rossii ‘Karasabu’
Chaenomeles speciosa ‘Scarlet Storm’
Aurinia saxatalis ‘Compacta’
Chaenomeles speciosa ‘Scarlet Storm’ flowering quince is starting to bloom on the right side of the pergola when looking from the great lawn. Beautiful red flowers
Euphorbia ‘First Blush’ Cushion Spurge yellow flowers look great with the yellow Fritillaria imperialis ‘Maxima Lutea’ behind it.
Cercidiphyllum japonicum ‘Rotfuchs’- Red Fox Katsura Tree -deep purple leaves

Lerner Garden of The Five Senses:
Helleborus –Lenten rose
Tulips
Caltha palustris –Marsh Marigold
Mertensia virginica – Virginia Bluebells
Darmera peltata –Umbrella plant
Glaucidium palmatum –Japanese Wood Poppy

Giles Rhododendron Garden:
Dicentra ‘Burning Hearts’
Dicentra exima ‘Alba’
Rhododendron ‘PJM’
Rhododendron ‘Hardy Giant’
Rhododendron ‘Solidarity’
Magnolia ‘Pink Royalty’
Rhododendron ‘Olga Mezitt’

Norweb Entrance Garden:
Erythronium ‘Pagoda’
Narcissus ‘Manly’ and “Lemon Drops’
Leucojum aestivum ‘Gravetye Giant’

Bosarge Family Education Center Gardens:
Carex pennsylvanica
Sanguinaria canadensis
Trillium cuneatum
Uvularia grandiflora
Trollius sp.
Cymophyllus fraserianus

Haney Hillside Garden:
Viburnam Iantanoides, Hobblebush
Pieris floribunda, Mountain Fetterbush
Magnolia, Yellow Lantern
Dicentra, Bleeding Heart
Mertensia Virginica, Virginia Bluebells

Cleaver Event Lawn:
Narcissus ‘Double Smiles’
Mix of Tulipa ‘Purple Prince’, ‘Passionale’, and ‘Synaeda Blue’
Narcissus ‘Kokopelli’
Uvularia grandiflora
Erythronium ‘Pagoda’ – Supergorgeous!
Pulmonaria ‘Silver Shimmers’

Kitchen Garden & Environs:
Mix of Tulipa ‘Cretaceous’ and ‘El Nino’
Euphorbia epithymoides
Aurinia saxatilis