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Lagenaria siceraria (birdhouse or bottle gourd), providing overhead interest at the Cranford Rose Garden pergola. Photo by Lee Patrick.
Anemone hupehensis cultivar (Japanese anemone), enlivening a rainy day in the Rock Garden. Photo by Lee Patrick.
Tagetes erecta ‘Simba’ (African or Aztec marigold), showing off its ray petals (more like a sunflower’s), which set it apart from standard marigolds, in the Fragrance Garden. Photo by Lee Patrick.
Euphorbia myrsinites (myrtle euphorbia), catching some rain drops in the Rock Garden. Photo by Lee Patrick.
Hibiscus coccineus (American scarlet rose mallow), blooming in the Perennial Border. Photo by Lee Patrick.
Foeniculum vulgare var. azoricum (Florence fennel), blooming in the Fragrance Garden. Photo by Lee Patrick.
Vernonia noveboracensis (New York ironweed), blooming in the Native Flora Garden. Photo by Lee Patrick.
Dionaea muscipula ‘Czech Giant’ (Venus flytrap), savors some insect meals at the Lily Pool Terrace. Photo by Lee Patrick.
Helichrysum bracteatum ‘Bikini Hot Red’ (strawflower), adorns the Annual Border. Photo by Lee Patrick.
Plants of Seasonal Interest by Month
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