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Blooms of the week

Flowery Brook and Ponds
Photo: Jardin botanique de Montréal (Gilles Murray)
Flowery Brook and Ponds
  • Flowery Brook and Ponds
  • Leslie Hancock Garden
  • Paeonia 'Quad' x 'Archangel'
  • Swiss chard
  • Iris cv.
  • Lilium 'Sun Ray'
  • Allium hollandicum 'Purple Sensation'
  • Rosa 'Little Artist'
  • Clematis 'Royalty'
  • Alpinia purpurata

    Hospitality Greenhouse

    • Insectivorous plants in the terrarium.
    • Flowers: red ginger, heliconias, torch-ginger, pachypodium, pineapple ginger and more.
    • Fruits: screw pine, Christmas pine


  • Bromeliads

    Tropical Rainforest Greenhouse

    • Flowers: some bromeliads and orchids, lollypop plant, Mysore clock vine, firecracker flower, Mexican shrimp plant, white bat flower, orchid cactus and more.  
    • Colourful leafs carpet the ground and Spanish moss serves as a backdrop


  • Citrus reticulata

    Tropical Food Plants Greenhouse

    • Fruits: papaya, jackfruit tree, mandarin orange tree, tangelo, grapefruit tree, coconut palm, rose-apple tree and more.
    • Flowers: soursop tree, cacao tree, allspice tree and more.
  • 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

    • Fascinating staghorn ferns.
    • Tree ferns from Australia, Hawaii, Asia and Caribbean all reunited under the same roof.
    • Beautiful maidenhair ferns
  • Begonia 'Richmondensis'

    Begoniaceae and Gesneriads Greenhouse

    • Foliage of various shapes, textures and colours.
    • Colourful blooms: begonias, goldfish plant, tree gloxinia, medinilla, passion flower, sinningia and more.
    • Beautiful plant walls.
  • Arid Regions Greenhouse

    Arid Regions Greenhouse

    • Flowers: crown of thorns, cow tongue, ruschia, pachypodium, carrion flower, Barbados gooseberry and more.
    • Fruits: cudjoewood, woolly-joint prickly pear
    • Over 80-year-old elephant foot trees (next to the doors of the Hacienda).
  • Overview of the Hacienda


    • Flowers: aporophyllum, rat tail cactus, echeveria 'Doris Taylor' and more.
  • Penjings in the Garden of Weedlessness

    Garden of Weedlessness


  • Calliandra haematocephala.

    Main Exhibition Greenhouse