Eucalyptus ficifolia: Australian National Botanic Gardens in Canberra, the capital city of Australia. The garden supports a living collection of around individual plants arranged in 40 hectares of themed sections. It is the largest scientific colle
The McBryde in Hawaii McBryde Garden is the largest assemblage of native Hawaiian plants in existence anywhere. The UC Botanical Garden similarly boasts about the native California flora and has only a limited Hawaiian collection.
Our poppies went east to the Desert Botanical Garden. California Gold Poppy (Eschscholzia californica ssp. californica)-These cheerful annuals are beginning to flower in the Harriet K. Maxwell Desert Wildflower Loop Trail. They prefer full sun and slightly fertile, well-draining soils. Seed should be planted in the fall for a colorful show throughout the spring. Photo by: Dick Trelease, Garden volunteer