What's in season?

Summer 2012

There is always much to enjoy during the summer months in the Mizzou Botanic Gardens.

Common NameAbelia grandiflora Little Richard
Little Richard Glossy Abelia
Latin Name
Abelia grandiflora 'Little Richard'
Hardy Geranium Garden on Carnahan Quandrangle

Common NameVeronicastrum virginicum 'Fascination'
Culver's Root and Garden Phlox
Latin Name
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Fascination' and Phlox maculata 'Alpha'
Ellis Perennial Garden

Common NameHydrangea-macrophylla Mariesii
Variegated Hydrangea
Latin Name
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Mariesii'
Siberian Iris Garden on Carnahan Quadrangle

Common NameLagerstroemia indica Dynamite
Dynamite Crepe Myrtle
Latin Name
Lagerstroemia indica 'Dynamite'

North of Arts and Science auditorium

Common NameMahonia aquifolium
Oregon Grape Holly
Latin Name
Mahonia aquifolium
South Tate Hall

Common NamePrunus laurocerasus Schipkaensis
Cherry Laurel
Latin Name
Prunus laurocerasus 'Schipkaensis'
McDavid Hall