Thursday, May 15, 2014

Field Trip: Liz Christy Bowery-Houston Garden

It is Wildflower Week in New York City. I toured the Liz Christy Bowery-Houston Garden on Monday and here is some of what I saw.


Image: Native honeysuckle

Image: Solomon's seal

Image: Wild geranium

Image: Crested iris

Image: Lily of the valley

Image: Mayapple

Image: Shepherd's purse Do you have a positive id?

Image: Sleeping Spring beauty

Image: Carolina allspice

2 comments:

  1. What a nice blog!

    The shepherd's purse..isn't :-) It may be Brunnera. Shepherd's purse leaves look a little like elongated and serrated dandelion leaves, and it has distinctive tiny triangular seedpods.

    The 'sleeping beauty' is fact spring beauty.

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    1. local ecologistMay 31, 2014

      Marie, thank you for visiting the blog!
      Also, I appreciate your plant id; will make the corrections.

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