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The Butchart Chronicles : July 4, 2013

Flower Report for July 3 2013

The highlight for this week is the Rose Garden as the flowers are absolutely incredible with the garden now fully in bloom. The massive Delphiniums outlining the perimeter of the garden continue to act as a colourful backdrop enhancing the overall display. The summer bedding plant display should also be reaching its peak in the next week or so and the bounty of colour increases every day. A highlight for this week are the giant Asiatic Lilies which are blooming in some of our perennial borders.

In Bloom:

  • Abutilon
  • Acanthus
  • Achillea
  • Aconitum (Monkshood)
  • Aruncus
  • Asiatic Lilies
  • Astilbe 
  • Astrantia
  • Begonia - tuberous
  • Canna
  • Catalpa
  • Crocosmia
  • Delphinium (finishing)
  • Dierama
  • Echinacea
  • Filipendula
  • Fuchsia
  • Geum
  • Hebe
  • Helenium (starting)
  • Hemerocallis
  • Hosta
  • Hydrangea (starting)
  • Hypericum (starting)
  • Inula
  • Lathyrus (Sweet Pea)
  • Ligularia
  • Lychnis
  • Lysimachia
  • Monarda
  • Nymphea ( Water Lily)
  • Oenothera
  • Phlox
  • Polemonium
  • Potentilla
  • Rose Garden
  • Sidalcea
  • Thalictrum
  • Tradescantia
  • Veronica
  • Zantedeschia (Calla Lily)