Garden Directory Search

The Botanical Gardens of Silver Springs are organized based on plant type and location. For example, the Rose Garden, true to its name, holds primarily roses.

Each listed plant includes a picture, Latin name, common name and type. Each row can be clicked on to navigate to the plant specific page with further information. 

Below is the listing of different attributes that can be used to search. Hover over any of them to see all the possible terms of that attribute, then click to close. Use the terms to search by typing in the bar below.

Type
Height
Spread
Light
Water
Hardiness
Zone
Bloom Time
Bloom Colour
Foliage Colour
Soil
Garden
Notes
Photo
Common Name
Latin Name
Type
Gardens
Summer Pastels Yarrow
Achillea millefolium ‘Summer Pastels’
Perennial
Swan
Above and Beyond Rose
Rosa 'ZLEeltonStrack'
Shrub
Wall 1
Adelaide Hoodless Rose
Rosa 'Adelaide Hoodless'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs, Wall 2
Alberta beardtongue
Penstemon albertinus
Native Perennial
Crevice
Alexander Mackenzie Rose
Rosa x 'Alexander Mackenzie'
Shrub
Rose
Alika Rose
Rosa 'Alika'
Shakespeare
Alpine Alumroot
Heuchera cylindrica var alpina
Native perennial
Crevice
Alpine Apricot, Briancon Apricot Marmot plum
Prunus brigantina
Fruit Tree
Edible
Alpine Apricot, Briancon Apricot Marmot plum
Prunus brigantina
Fruit Tree
Trees Shrubs
Alpine Arnica
Arnica angustifolia subsp alpina
Native Perennial
Crevice
Alpine Bells
Primula (Cortusa) matthiola
Perennial
Crevice
Alpine Bistort
Polygonum viviparum
Native Perennial
Crevice
Alpine Catchfly
Silene suecica
Perennial
Crevice
Alpine Cinquefoil
Potentilla hyparctica v Nana
Native Perennial
Crevice
Alpine Cinquefoil
Potentilla hyparctica
Native Perennial
Crevice
Alpine Cinquefoil
Potentilla sp
Perennial
Crevice
Alpine Fescue
Festuca brachyphylla
Native grass
Crevice
Alpine Locoweed
Oxytropis podocarpa
Native Perennial
Crevice
Alpine Pink
Dianthus arpadianus
Perennial
Crevice
Alpine Pussytoes
Antennaria alpina
Native perennial
Crevice
Alpine Rock Jasmine
Androsace carnea
Perennial
Crevice
Alumroot
Heuchera cylindrica
Native perennial
Crevice
Amber Jubilee Ninebark
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Jefam'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
American Bittersweet, Climbing Bittersweet
Celastrus scandens
Perennial, Vine
Wall 1
American Elder Golden Elder
Sambucus canadensis 'Aurea'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
American Elm
Ulmus americana
Tree
Trees Shrubs
American Mountain Ash Rowan
Sorbus americana
Tree
Trees Shrubs, Wall 2
Amur Maple
Acer ginnala
Shrub Tree
Trees Shrubs
Annabelle Hydrangea
Hydrangea arborescens 'Annabelle'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs, Wall 2
Arkwright's Campion
Lychnis x arkwrightii
Perennial
Oval, Wall 3
Artemisia, White Sage
Artemisia ludoviciana
Perennial
Wall 3, Wall 1, Wall 2
Asiatic Lily
Lilium Asiatic
Bulb
Old Post
Austrian Copper Rose
Rosa foetida bicolor
Shrub
Rose
Autumn Joy Sedum, Stonecrop
Sedum 'Autumn Joy'
Perennial
Swan, Eagle, Old Post, Oval, Owl, Wall 1, Wall 2
Autumn Monkshood
Aconitum carmichaelii
Shade
Autumn Monkshood
Aconitum carmichaelii 'Arendsii'
Perennial
Wall 2
Avens
Geum
Perennial
Peony
Azorella
Azorella trifurcata
Perennial
Crevice
Azure Fairy Fleabane
Erigeron speciosus 'Azure Fairy'
Perennial
LoH2O
Baby Gold Goldenrod
Solidago canadensis 'Baby Gold'
Perennial
Old Post
Balsam Fir
Abies balsamea
Tree
Trees Shrubs
Barrenwort
Epimedium × warleyense ‘Ellen Willmott’
Perennial
Shade
Battleford Apple
Malus x 'Battleford'
Fruit Tree
Trees Shrubs
Battleford Apple
Malus x 'Battleford'
Fruit Tree
Edible
Beaked Hazelnut
Corylus cornuta
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Beard-tongue
Penstemon ‘Prairie Dusk’
Perennial
Oval
Bearded Iris
Iris germanica
Rhizome
Swan, Border, Old Post, Oval, Owl, Shakespeare, Wall 3
Beardtongue
Penstemon spp.
Perennial
LoH2O, Border, Eagle, Old Post, Oval, Owl, Shakespeare, Swan, Wall 2, Wall 3
Becky Shasta Daisy
Leucanthemum superbum 'Becky'
Perennial
Wall 2, Wall 3
Bee Balm
Monarda fistulosa
Native Perennial
LoH2O
Beebalm
Monarda ‘Fireball’
Perennial
Oval
Beebalm, Snow White Bergamot
Monarda x Snow White
Perennial
Wall 1
Belle Poitevine Rose
Rosa rugosa 'Belle Poitevine'
Shrub
Rose
Betony
Stachys spathulata
Perennial
Crevice
Bicolor Monkshood
Aconitum x cammarum ‘Bicolor'
Perennial
Wall 2, Shade
Big Betony
Stachys macrantha
Perennial
Oval, Wall 3
Bill Reid Rose
Rosa 'Bill Reid'
Shrub
Rose, Oval
Black Beauty Elderberry
Sambucus nigra 'Gerda'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Black Bugbane
Cimicifuga simplex 'Hillside Black Beauty'
Perennial
Border
Black Eyed Susan
Rudbeckia fulgida
Perennial
Border
Black Lace Elderberry
Sambucus nigra 'Eva'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs, Wall 1, Wall 2
Black-eyed Susan
Rudbeckia hirta
Perennial
Crevice
Blanc Double de Coubert Rose
Rosa rugosa 'Blanc Double de Coubert'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Blanket Flower
Gaillardia spp.
Perennial
LoH2O, Eagle, Old Post, Wall 2
Blanketflower, Brown-Eyed Susan
Gaillardia aristata
Native Perennial
Crevice
Blazing Star, Gayfeather
Liatris spicata 'Kobold'
Perennial
Wall 3, Old Post, Shakespeare
Blazing Star, Gayfeather
Liatris spicata 'Floristan White'
Perennial
Border, Old Post
Blizzard Mockorange
Philadelphus lewisii 'Blizzard'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Bloomerang Lilac
Syringa x ‘Penda'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Blue Catmint
Nepeta racemosa ‘Walker’s Low’
Perennial
Old Post
Blue Danube Juniper
Juniperus sabina 'Blue Danube'
Shrub
LoH2O, Trees Shrubs
Blue Eyed Grass
Sisyrinchium montanum
Native Perennial
LoH2O
Blue False Indigo
Baptisia australis
Perennial
Wall 2
Blue Fescue
Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'
Grass
Border, Labyrinth, Old Post, Owl, Peony
Blue Flax
Linum perenne 'Blue Sapphire'
Perennial
Swan
Blue Grama Grass
Bouteloua gracilis
Native Grass
Crevice
Blue Moon Wisteria
Wisteria macrostachya 'Blue Moon'
Wall 2
Blue Oat Grass
Helictotrichon sempervirens
Perennial Grass
LoH2O, Border
Blue Periwinkle, Myrtle
Vinca minor
Perennial
Swan
Blue Queen Salvia
Salvia nermerosa 'Blue Queen'
Shakespeare
Blue Rug Juniper
Juniperus horizontalis 'Wiltoni'
Shrub, Ground Cover
LoH2O, Trees Shrubs
Bonica Rose
Rosa x 'MEIdomonac'
Shrub
Rose
Border
Echinacea purpurea 'Cheyenne Spirit'
Wall 1
Border Gentian
Gentiana 'True Blue'
Perennial
Border
Boreal Haskap Sweetberry Honeyberry
Lonicera caerulea var. Kamtschatica 'Borealis'
Fruit Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Boughen's Golden Chokecherry
Prunus virginiana 'Boughen's Golden'
Shrub Tree
Trees Shrubs
Brandegee's Penstemon
Penstemon brandegeei
Perennial
Crevice
Bridal Wreath Spirea
Spiraea prunifolia
Shrub
Trees Shrubs, Labyrinth
Buds Yellow Dogwood Budds Yellow Dogwood
Cornus alba 'Buds Yellow'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Buffaloberry, Soapberry
Shepherdia canadensis
Native Shrub
Crevice
Bugbane
Cimicifuga simplex
Perennial
Swan, Wall 1
Bugleweed
Ajuga reptans ‘Burgundy Glow’
Perennial
Shade
Bulbous Oat Grass
Arrhenatherum e. bulbosum ‘Variegatum’
Perennial
Shade
Burgundy Blanket Flower
Gaillardia grandiflora 'Burgundy'
Perennial
LoH2O, Border, Wall 2
Burgundy Candy Ninebark
Physocarpus opufolius 'Burgundy Candy'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Burr Oak
Quercus macrocarpa
Tree
Trees Shrubs
Calgary Carpet Juniper
Juniperus sabina 'Calgary Carpet'
Shrub, Groundcover
Trees Shrubs
Campfire Rose
Rosa x 'Campfire'
Shrub
Rose
Canadian Shield TM Rose
Rosa Canadian Shield TM
Shrub
Rose, Oval
Candelabra TM Hydrangea
Hydrangea paniculata 'Candelabra'
Shrub
Wall 1
Captain Samuel Holland Rose
Rosa 'Captain Samuel Holland'
Shrub
Oval
Caradonna Sage
Salvia sylvestris 'Caradonna'
Perennial
LoH2O, Old Post
Carpathian Bellflower
Campanula carpatica 'White Clips'
Perennial
Owl, Peony
Centennial Weigela
Weigela florida 'Centennial'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Cerise Queen Yarrow
Achillea millefolium 'Cerise Queen'
Perennial
LoH2O, Oval
Champlain Rose
Rosa x 'Champlain'
Shrub
Rose
Charles Albanel Rose
Rosa x 'Charles Albanel'
Shrub
Rose
Charles Joly French Lilac
Syringa vulgaris 'Charles Joly'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Cherry Tart Stonecrop
Sedum 'Cherry Tart'
Perennial
Swan, Owl
Chinese Ground Orchid
Beltilla striata
Shade
Chinook Sunrise Rose
Rosa 'Chinook Sunrise'
Shrub
Wall 1
Chocolate Drop Sedum, Stonecrop
Sedum telephium ‘Chocolate Drop’
Perennial
Old Post
Chokecherry
Prunus virginiana
Native Shrub Native Tree
Trees Shrubs
Cinquefoil
Potentilla nepalensis
Perennial
Oval, Old Post
Clematis
Clematis sp
Perennial
Crevice
Cliff Beardtongue
Penstemon rupicola
Perennial
Crevice
Cliff Maids
Lewisia cotyledon
Perennial
Crevice
Color Flash Astilbe
Astilbe x arendsii 'Color Flash'
Perennial
Shade
Colorado Blue Spruce
Picea pungens var. glauca
Tree
Trees Shrubs
Colorado Spruce
Picea pungens
Tree
Trees Shrubs
Columbine
Aquilegia spp.
Perennial
Shade, Shakespeare
Common Lilac
Syringa vulgaris
Shrub
Trees Shrubs, Shakespeare, Wall 2, Wall 3
Common Sea Buckthorn
Hippophae rhamnoides
Shrub
Trees Shrubs, Shakespeare
Compass Cherry Plum
Prunus besseyi x P. salicina 'Compass' P. besseyi x P. hortulana mineri 'Compass'
Fruit Tree
Trees Shrubs
Compass Cherry Plum
Prunus besseyi x P. salicina 'Compass' P. besseyi x P. hortulana mineri 'Compass'
Fruit Tree
Edible
Concorde Japanese Barberry
Berberis thunbergii 'Concorde'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Coneflower
Echinacea purpurea 'Magnus'
Perennial
Border
Coneflower
Echinacea spp.
Perennial
Swan, Eagle
Coneflower
Echinacea purpurea ‘White Swan’
Perennial
Oval
Coneflower
Echinacea 'Raspberry Tart'
Perennial
Border
Coneflower
Echinacea 'Cheyenne Spirit'
Perennial
Border
Coneflower
Echinacea purpurea 'PowWow Wild Berry'
Perennial
Border, Owl
Coneflower
Rudbeckia Gold Fountain
Perennial
Border
Coneflower
Echinacea purpurea 'Cheyenne Prairie Splendor'
Perennial
Wall 1
Conrad Ferdinand Meyer Rose
Rosa rugosa 'Conrad Ferdinand Meyer'
Shrub
Rose
Coppertina Ninebark
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Mindia'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Coral Drift Rose
Rosa 'Meidrifora' PP# 19,148
Ground Cover
Rose
Coral Bells
Heuchera 'Northern Exposure Lime'
Perennial
Shade
Coral Bells
Heuchera × villosa ‘Carnival Coffee Bean’
Perennial
Shade
Coral Bells
Heuchera spp.
Perennial
Swan, Eagle, Oval
Coral Bells
Heuchera 'Bressingham Hybrids'
Perennial
Shade, Old Post, Wall 1, Wall 2, Wall 3
Coral Bells
Heuchera ‘Brandon Pink’
Shakespeare, Old Post, Wall 2
Coreopsis, Tickseed
Coreopsis Baby Sun
Perennial
Border, Owl
Country Dancer Rose
Rosa 'Country Dancer'
Shrub
Rose
Cow parsnip
Heracleum lanatum
Native perennial
Crevice
Cowslip
Primula veris
Perennial
Crevice
Cranesbill
Geranium sanguineum
Perennial
Border
Creeping Baby’s Breath
Gypsophila repens ‘Alba’
Ground Cover
Old Post
Creeping Jacob’s Ladder
Polemonium reptans ‘Touch of Class’
Perennial
Shade
Creeping Jenny, Moneywort
Lysimachia nummularia
Ground Cover Perennial
Border
Creeping Speedwell
Veronica prostrata
Perennial
Wall 2, Wall 3
Creeping Speedwell
Veronica whitleyi
Perennial
Oval, Old Post, Shakespeare, Wall 2
Creeping golden-aster
Heterotheca jonesii x villosa
Perennial
Crevice
Crocus
Crocus spp.
Bulb
Oval
Culver's Root
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Fascination'
Perennial
LoH2O
Culver's Root
Veronicastrum virginicum
Native Perennial
LoH2O
Cushion Spurge
Euphorbia polychroma
Perennial
Border
Cushion Spurge
Euphorbia polychroma 'First Blush'
Perennial
Oval, Old Post
Cushion Spurge
Euphorbia polychroma
Perennial
Shade, Old Post, Oval, Wall 1
Cushion Townsendia
Townsendia condensata
Native Perennial
Crevice
Cushion buckwheat
Erioganum ovalifolium
Native Perennial
Crevice
Cut-leaved Anemone
Anemone multifida
Native perennial
Crevice
Cuthbert Grant Rose
Rosa x 'Cuthbert Grant'
Shrub
Rose, Wall 1
Daffodil
Narcissus spp.
Bulb
Border
Dalmation Bellflower
Campanula portenschlagiana
Perennial
Crevice
David Thompson Rose
Rosa x 'David Thompson'
Shrub
Rose
David's Campion
Pseudostellaria (Silene) davidii
Perennial
Crevice
Davidson's Beardtongue
Penstemon davidsonii
Perennial
Crevice
Daylily
Hemerocallis spp.
Perennial
Oval, Border, Eagle, Old Post, Shakespeare, Wall 1, Wall 2, Wall 3
Daylily
Hemerocallis ‘Druid’s Chant’
Perennial
Shade
De Montarville Rose
Rosa 'De Montarville'
Shrub
Rose
Delphinium, Larkspur
Delphinium spp.
Perennial
Oval, Eagle, Old Post, Swan, Wall 2, Wall 3
Desert Eve TM Yarrow
Achillea Desert Eve TM Light Yellow
Perennial
Owl
Desert Eve Yarrow
Achillea mill. Desert Eve TM Terracotta
Perennial
Border, Owl
Desert Fameflower
Phemeranthus (Talinum) 'Zoe'
Perennial
Crevice
Desert Yellow Fleabane
Erigeron linearis
Perennial
Crevice
Diabolo Ninebark
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Monlo'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Dolgo Crabapple
Malus 'Dolgo'
Fruit Tree
Edible
Dolgo Crabapple
Malus 'Dolgo'
Fruit Tree
Trees Shrubs
Dotted Blazing Star
Liatris punctata
Native Perennial
LoH2O
Double Dropwort, Meadowsweet
Filipendula vulgaris ‘Plena’
Perennial
Oval
Double Flowering Plum Flowering Almond
Prunus triloba 'Multiplex'
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Douglas Moss Phlox
Phlox douglasii 'Crackerjack'
Perennial
Border, Owl
Douglas Phlox, Creeping Phlox
Phlox douglasii
Perennial, Ground Cover
Oval
Draba
Draba sp
Perennial
Crevice
Dragon Head
Dracocephalum spp.
Perennial
Old Post
Dragonhead
Dracocephalum stamineum
Perennial
Crevice
Dropmore Scarlet Honeysuckle
Lonicera x brownii 'Dropmore Scarlet'
Perennial, Vine
Wall 3
Dwarf Arctic Birch
Betula nana
Shrub
Trees Shrubs
Dwarf Asiatic Lily
Lilium ‘Tiny Orange Sensation’
Bulb
Old Post
Dwarf Asiatic Lily
Lilium ‘Tiny Icon’
Bulb
Old Post
Dwarf Balsam Fir 'Piccolo'
Abies balsamea 'Piccolo'
Dwarf conifer
Crevice
Dwarf Black Spruce 'Nana'
Picea mariana 'Nana'
Dwarf conifer
Crevice
Dwarf Delphinium, Chinese Larkspur, Siberian larkspur
Delphinium grandiflorum ‘Blue Butterfly’
Shakespeare, Old Post, Wall 3
Dwarf Fleabane
Erigeron nanus
Perennial
Crevice
Dwarf Globeflower
Trollius pumilus
Perennial
Crevice
Dwarf Hairy Penstemon
Penstemon hirsutus v pygmaeus
Perennial
Crevice
Dwarf Hardy Gloxinia
Incarvillea mairei
Perennial
Crevice
Dwarf Hosta
Hosta 'Willi's dwarfs'
Perennial
Crevice
Dwarf Juniper Pancake
Juniperus horizontalis 'Pancake'
Dwarf Conifer
Crevice

Grass

Ground Cover

Native Grass

Native Perennial

Native Shrub

Perennial

Shrub

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Full sun

Part sun

Part shade

Part shade 

Full shade

Low

Moderate

Heavy

0 (harsh) to 8 (mild)

Primarily 2 to 4

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Various

Various

Various

Well drained

Sandy

Rocky

Gravelly

Clay

Adaptable

Poor

Lean

Acidic

Alkaline

Etc.

Border

Crevice & Native Plant (CNP)

Eagle

Edible

Labyrinth

LoH2O

Old Post

Oval

Owl

Rose

Shade

Shakespeare

Swan

Trees & Shrubs

Wall 1

Wall 2

Wall 3