Spring rains have brought beautiful growth and new blooms to the Garden. From the scented wisteria and lilac to the colorful California poppies, tree dahlias and forget-me-nots, our 87 acres are filled with sights and smells that are sure to awaken your senses. Listen to Georgiann Keller’s audio blog below to learn more about what’s blooming in the Garden. Then make sure to see and smell what’s blooming in person! 



Photos from the Garden

Hanging garden

Japanese wisteria (Wisteria floribunda)

Breath of heaven cultivar (Coleonema pulchellum ’Sunset Gold’) and hybrid azalea (Rhododendron indicum hybrid)

Hybrid fuchsia (Fuchsia ‘Bright Morning’)

Dyckia (Dyckia frigida)

Cobweb Thistle (Cirsium occidentale)

Gazania hybrid (Gazania linearis hybrid)

Chinese forget-me-not (Cynoglossum amabile)

Hybrid columbine (Aquilegia spp.)

California Poppy (Eschscholzia californica)

Tree Dahlia (Dahlia imperialis)

Pride of Madeira (Echium candicans)

Hybrid camellia (Camellia japonica ‘Nuccio’s Gem’)

Begonia species (Begonia spp.) framed by Spanish moss (Tillandsia usnoides)

Leatherleaf anthurium (Anthurium coriaceum)

Species anthurium (Anthurium podophyllum)

Forest lily (Veltheimia bracteata)

Sand Lily (Veltheimia capensis) seed pods

Hybrid Chinese pistache (Pistache x ‘Red Push’)

Butterfly amaryllis (Hippeastrum papilio)

Monkey’s hand tree (Chiranthodendron pentadactylon)

Hybrid lilac (Syringa vulgaris hybrids)


Want to see what’s blooming in the Garden in person? Click here for tickets.