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Blooms of the week

Ornamental grasses and fall colour, Japanese Garden
Photo: Jardin botanique de Montréal (Gilles Murray)
Ornamental grasses of the Japanese Garden in autumnal colours.
  • Ornamental grasses of the Japanese Garden in autumnal colours.
  • Symphyotrichum laeve 'Bluebird'
  • Malus sp.
  • Hylotelephium spectabile 'Carmen'
  • Brassica
  • Eunonymus alatus 'Compactus'
  • Acer rubrum
  • Main Exhibition Greenhouse
  • The willows
  • Alpinia purpurata

    Molson Hospitality Greenhouse

    • Insectivorous plants (in the terrarium).
    • Flowers: Red ginger, Pineapple ginger, Venezuela sun-pitcher plant, Giant white bird of paradise, Stromanthe and more.



  • Bromeliads

    Tropical Rainforest

    • Flowers: many colorful Bromeliads, Costa Rican skullcap and more.  
    • Colourful leafs carpet the ground and Spanish moss serves as a backdrop


  • Citrus reticulata

    Tropical Food Plants Greenhouse

    • Fruits: citrus fruits, akee, banana tree, jackfruit tree, macadamia nut tree, starfruit tree, naranjilla, papaya, pineapple, soursop tree and tamarind tree.
    • Flowers: rose-apple tree, mango tree, tangelo tree and macadamian nut tree
  • Cymbidium (Gorey 'Trinity' AM/RHS x Maufant 'Rozel' FCC/RHS).

    Orchids and Aroids Greenhouse


    • Spectacularly shaped and coloured orchids; a natural masterpiece!
    • Some aroids are also in bloom, such as tailflowers and peace lilies.
  • General view of the Ferns Greenhouse

    Ferns Greenhouse

    • Staghorn ferns and tree ferns
    • Beautiful plant walls
    • A favorite: pink leaves of largeleaf maidenhair
  • Begonia 'Richmondensis'

    Begoniaceae and Gesneriads Greenhouse

    • Foliage of various shapes, textures and colours.
    • Colourful blooms: basket plant, begonia and more. 
    • Pitchers of the tropical pitcher plant.
    • A favorite: delicate perfume of Begonia integerrima in a hanging basket
  • Arid Regions Greenhouse

    Arid Regions Greenhouse


    • Over 80-year-old elephant foot trees (next to the doors of the Hacienda).
    • In bloom: aloe, gasteria, haworthia, trichodiadema and the miniature Crassula socialis.
  • Overview of the Hacienda


    • Climbing onion from the asparagus family.
    • Rhipsalis in bloom.
    • New section with living stones and other unusual plants from South Africa.
  • Penjings in the Garden of Weedlessness

    Garden of Weedlessness

    • Beautiful penjings (miniaturized trees in pots).
    • Camellia flower buds will open soon...
  • Calliandra haematocephala.

    Main Exhibition Greenhouse

    • Butterflies Go Free.
    • Favorites : clivia, bottle-brush and many more colorful flowers.