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Amaryllis    Anthurium    Asparagus Fern    Azaleas    Bananas    Bird of Paradise    Bird of Paradise Bush    Bougainvillea    Brunfelsia    Calif. Holly    Calif. Lilac    Calliandra    Callistemon    Camellia

Chenille Plant    Croton    Crown-of-Thorns    Cycads    Fresias    Ginger    Grasses    Grevillia

Heliconia    Hibiscus    Iris   Jasimums    Kaffir Lily    Kalanchoe    Lilac    Lilies    Mandeville

Nasturtium    Oleander      Orchid Bush    Palms    Palmettos    Petunias    Plumbago     Plumeria    Poinsettias   Poppies    Rhododendron   Sage (ornamental)    Sea Grape    Spider-like Lily    Statice    Texas Ranger    Vines (Misc.)    Wood Rose   Yellow Oleander  Yuccas    Misc. Shrubs, etc.

 

 

Amaryllis

<bot853>  Amaryllis (Hippeastrum equestre)  [S. America]

 

 

Anthurium

<bot854>  Anthurium (Anthurium andraeanum Linden)  [Neotropics]

 

 

 

Azaleas

<bot1089>  Azalea  (Rhododendron  sp.) (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Bananas

<bot662>  Dwarf Banana (Musa cavendishii) [SE. Asia] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot664> Dwarf Banana (Musa cavendishii) [SE. Asia] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot624>  Banana-like shrub, central Trinidad

 

 

 

 

Bird of Paradise

<bot1090>  Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia reginae) (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot1271> -- Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia reginae) [Southern Africa]  [ex. Riverside, CA]

 

 

Bird of Paradise Bush

<bot830>  Bird of Paradise Bush (Caesalpinia pulcherrima)  [Barbados cultivar]

 

<bot876>  Bird of Paradise Bush (Caesalpinia pulcherrima)  [Barbados cultivar]

 

 

<bot877>  Bird of Paradise Bush (Caesalpinia pulcherrima)  [Barbados cultivar]

 

 

Brunfelsia

<bot39>  Yesterday-Today-&-Tomorrow Brunfelsia pauciflora [Central America], (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

<bot44>  Yesterday-Today-&-Tomorrow in bloom -- Brunfelsia pauciflora [Central America], (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot383>  Yesterday-Today-&-Tomorrow in bloom -- Brunfelsia pauciflora [Central America], (ex. Nairobi, Kenya)

 

 

<bot8>  Yesterday-Today-&-Tomorrow in bloom -- Brunfelsia pauciflora [Central America], (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot1137>  Yesterday-Today & Tomorrow (Brunfelsia pauciflora) [Cent. America]  (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

California Holly

<bot1031>  California

Holly (Heteromeles

arbutifolia) [Los

Angeles Co., CA]

 

California Lilac

<bot1106>  California Lilac (Ceanothus sp. var.) (ex. Riverside)

 

 

<bot1266> -- California Lilac (Ceanothus sp. var.) [ex. Riverside]

 

 

Calliandra

 <bot983>  Fairy Duster (Calliandra eriophylla (Baja California) (ex. Coachella Valley, CA)

 

Callistemon <bot1140>  Bottlebrush (Callistemon linearis) (E. Australia)  (ex Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot1141>  Bottlebrush (Callistemon linearis) (E. Australia)  (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot1216> -- Bottlebrush (Calestimon sp.) ) (ornamental) [Australia ] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Chenille Plant

<bot540>  Chenille plant (Acalypha hispida Burmann) & Croton (Codiaeum variegatum), Quintana Roo, Mexico

 

Croton

<bot541>  Croton (Codiaeum variegatum), Quintana Roo, Mexico

 

 

 

Crown-of-Thorns

<bot684>  Crown-of-Thorns (Euphorbia milli) [Madagascar] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Cycads

<bot894>  Cycad (Dioon edule) [S. America] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot1060>  Cycad (Ceratozamia mexicana) [Mexico]  (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Fresias

<bot1076>  Freesia (Freesia alba var.) (ornamental) (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

<bot1275> -- White Freesia (Freesia alba var.) (ornamental) [Neotropics] [ex. Riverside, CA]

 

 

<bot1280> -- Yellow Freesia (Freesia alba var.) (ornamental)  [Neotropics], [ex. Riverside, CA]

 

 

Ginger

<bot857>  Ginger [Alpinia purpurata (Viellard) Schumann]  [Malaya]

 

 

<bot901>  Ornamental Ginger (Zingiber officinale var.) (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Grasses

<bot122>  Pampas grass (Cortaderia selloana), South Texas

 

 

Grevillia

<bot67>  Grevillia banksii forsteri [Australia]-- Australian Bush, (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot1267> -- Grevillia banksii forsteri [Australia] [ex. Riverside, CA.]

 

 

<bot21>  Grevillia thelemanniana -- Hummingbird Bush [Australia], (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

<bot1265> -- Hummingbird Bush (Grevillia thelemanniana) [Australia] [ex. Riverside, CA.]

 

<bot882>  Grevillia sp.(cultivar) [Australia]

 

 

 

 

Heliconia

<bot858>  Heliconia (Heliconia elongata R. R. Griggs)  [Neotropics]

 

 

<bot859>  Hanging Heliconia (Heliconia collinsiana Griggs)  [Neotropics]

 

 

<bot860>  Hanging Heliconia (Heliconia collinsiana Griggs)  [Neotropics]

 

 

Iris

<bot1227> -- Sonoran Iris (Iris sp.) (ornamental) [Sonora, Mexico ] (ex. Riverside, CA)

<bot1276> -- Sonoran iris (Iris sp.) [Sonora, Mexico] [ex. Riverside, CA]

 

Jasimums

<bot895>  Arabian  Jasmine or Pikake (Jasminum sambac) [North Africa] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot903>  Night-blooming Jesminum (Cestrum nocturnum) [West Indies] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Kaffir Lily

 <bot1148>  Kaffir Lily (Clivia miniata) ) (South Africa) (ex. Pasadena, CA)

 

 

Kalanchoe

<bot1079>  Kalanchoe (red), (Kalanchoe sp. var.) (ornamental) (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Lilac

<bot352>  Common Lilac (Syringa vulgaris L.), [China] Madison, Wisconsin

 

 

<bot360>  Common Lilac (Syringa vulgaris L.), [China] Madison, Wisconsin

 

 

<bot363>  Common Lilac (Syringa vulgaris L.), [China] Madison, Wisconsin

 

 

 

<bot1136>  Lilac blossoms (Syringa vulgaris L.)  (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

Lilies

<bot851>  Spider Lily (Crinum zeylanicum)  [Neotropics]

 

 

Nasturtium

<bot1098>  Nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus) (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot1221> -- Nasturtium sp. (Tropaeolum majus) (ornamental, herb) [Mexico & Cent. America ] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

Oleander

<bot55>  Iridescent Reddish-pink Nerium oleander [North Africa], (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot829>  Little Pink Oleander (Nerium oleander)  [North Africa] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Orchid Bush

<bot292>  Red Orchid Bush (Bauhinia punctata) [South Africa], (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot898>  Orchid Bush Flowers (Bauhinia punctata) [South Africa] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Palms

Palmettos

<bot58>  Saw Palmetto -- Sabal sp (mosquito repellant; prostrate) [Florida, USA]  (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

Petunias

<bot1100>  Petunia—red (Petunia hybrida) Solanaceae  (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

<bot1102>  Petunia--pink (Petunia hybrida) Solanaceae (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot1101>  Petunia—magenta (Petunia hybrida) Solanaceae   (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Poinsettias

<bot1222> -- Poinsettia (miniature) (Euphorbia cyathophora) (ornamental) [Mexico ] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

 

Plumbago

<bot1212> -- Blue Plumbago bush) (Ceratostigma plumbaginoides), (ornamental)  [Southeastern Africa ] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

Poppies

<bot1146>  Iceland Poppies (Papaver nudicaule) (Europe)  (ex. Pasadena, CA)

 

 

Rhododendron

<bot137>  Wild Rhododendron in northern South Carolina

 

 

<bot1180> -- Rhododendron St. Park, SW New Hampshire

 

 

Sage (ornamental)

<bot1217> -- Ornamental sage (Salvia azurea) (ornamental) [North America ] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Sea Grape

<bot51>  Sea Grape (Coccoloba uvifera (L.) Jacq.) [Coastal Tropical America], (ex. Riverside, CA)

<bot543>  Sea Grape (Coccoloba uvifera (L.) Jacq.)  [Coastal Tropical America], (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot990>  Sea Grape (Coccoloba uvifera (L.) Jacq.)  & Palmetto (Sabal palmetto), Atlantic Coast So. of Cape Canaveral, FL

 

 

<bot991>  Sea Grape

(Coccoloba uvifera (L.)

Jacq.) & Sea Oats,

Atlantic Coast So. of

Cape Canaveral, FL

 

 

<bot995>  Sea Grape

(Coccoloba uvifera (L.)

Jacq) & Mangroves

(Rhizophora sp) near Cape Canaveral, FL

 

 

<bot996>  Sea Grape

(Coccoloba uvifera (L.)

Jacq.) & Palmetto

(Sabal palmetto),

Atlantic Coast So. of

Cape Canaveral, FL

 

 

<bot998>  Palmetto

(Sabal palmetto) & Sea

Grape (Coccoloba

uvifera (L.) Jacq.),

Atlantic Coast So. of

Cape Canaveral, FL

 

 

<bot999>  Palmettos

(Sabal palmetto &

Sabal sp.) & Sea Grape

(Coccoloba uvifera (L.)

Jacq.), Atlantic Coast So.

Of Cape Canaveral, FL

 

 

<bot1001>  Sea Grape

(Coccoloba  uvifera (L.)

Jacq.) & Palmetto

(Sabal palmetto),

Atlantic Coast

So. of Cape Canaveral,

FL

 

<bot460>  Native Fan palm & Sea Grape [(Coccoloba uvifera (L.) Jacq.)] , north coast Jamaica

 

 

<bot750>  Sea Grape (Coccoloba uvifera Jacq.) [Neotropics]

 

 

Spider-like Lily

<bot1015>  Spider-like

Lilies, Cocoa Beach,

Florida

 

 

Statice

<bot671>  Statice or Sea Lanvender (Limonium latifolium) [Madagascar] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot1083>  Statice or Sea Lanvender (Limonium latifolium) [Madagascar] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

<bot1277> -- Statice or Sea Lavender (Limonium latifolium)  [Madagascar] [ex. Riverside, CA]

 

 

Texas Ranger

<bot798>  Texas Ranger [Leucophyllum frutescens (texanum)]  [SW Texas, N. Cent. Mexico]

 

 

Wood Rose

<bot863>  Wood Rose (Ipomoea tuberosa L.)  [Hawaii]

 

 

Lily of The Valley

<bot1165>  Lily of the Valley in bloom (Convallaria majalis), Lake Winnipesaukee area, NH

 

<bot1175>  Lily of the Valley in bloom (Convallaria majalis), Lake Winnipesaukee area, NH

 

 

 

Mandeville

<bot1211> -- Mandeville sp. ) (ornamental) [Southern Chile ] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Violets

<bot1167>  Violets (Viola sp.) (blue)

 

 

<bot1168>  Violets (Viola sp.) (white)

 

 

 

<bot1170>  Violets (Viola sp.) (mixed blue & white)

 

 

Ferns

<bot1173>  New ferns, Lake Winnipesaukee area, NH

 

 

<bot1176>  Fern fiddleheads, Lake Winnipesaukee area, NH

 

 

 

Asparagus Fern

<bot1138>  Asparagus fern  (Asparagus setaceus) [Australia] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

Yellow Oleander

<bot1214> -- Yellow Oleander (Thevetia peruviana / T. neriifolia [Central – South America ] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

<bot1215> -- Yellow Oleander (Thevetia peruviana / T. neriifolia) [Central – South America ] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Misc.

<bot1183> -- Red Mexican shrub, Riverside, CA

 

 

 

<bot1213> -- Mexican red-flowering bush ) (ornamental) [Mexico] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

<bot1285> -- Pink dusty-leaf vinelike flower [ex. Riverside, CA]