Current Jesse Hall Container Garden Design/Plant ID

Summer 2013

Jesse Container Garden

Jesse Container Garden

Jesse Container Garden

Jesse Container Garden

This summer display is a departure from our usual planting. Water and aquatic plants are featured with gold fish for mosquito control and added interest.

 

Tropical Aquatic Plants:

Alocasia wentii

Wentii Elephant Ears

Alocasia wentii

Alocasia x 'Portora'

Portora Elephant Ears

Alocasia x 'Portora'

Canna americanallis var. variegata 'Pretoria'

Pretoria Canna

Canna americanallis var. variegata 'Pretoria'

Canna indica 'Lemon Punch'

Lemon Punch Canna

Canna indica 'Lemon Punch

Canna indica  ‘Phasion’  Tropicanna®

Tropicanna Canna

Canna indica ‘Phasion’ Tropicanna®

Canna ‘Bird of Paradise’

Bird of Paaradise Canna

Canna ‘Bird of Paradise’

Colocasia

Elephant Ear

Colocasia

Colocasia esculenta ‘Black Ruffles’

Black Ruffles Elephant Ears

Colocasia esculenta ‘Black Ruffles’

Cyperus involucratus ‘Baby Tut’

Papyrus Baby Tut

Cyperus involucratus ‘Baby Tut’

Eichornia crassipes

Water Hyacinth

Eichornia crassipes

Myriophyllum brasiliensis

Red-Stemmed Parrot's Feather

Myriophyllum brasiliensis

Nymphaea caerulea ‘Ruby'

Ruby Tropical Water Lily

Nymphaea caerulea ‘Ruby'

Pistia stratiotes

Water Lettuce

Pistia stratiotes

Ruellia brittonia

Mexican Petunia

Ruellia brittonia

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Hardy Aquatic Plants:

Acorus gramineus ‘Ogon’

Golden Variegated Sweet Flag

Acorus gramineus ‘Ogon’

Pontederia cordata

Pink Pickerel

Pontederia cordata

Sagitarria latifolia

Arrowhead

Sagitarria latifolia

Thalia geniculata

Red-Stemmed Thalia

Thalia geniculata

Perennials:

Juncus effusus ‘Blue Arrow’

Blue Arrow Rush

Juncus effusus ‘Blue Arrow’

Lysimachia nummularia ‘Aurea’

Golden Creeping Jenny

Lysimachia nummularia ‘Aurea’