Missouri Botanical Garden

Shoenberg Temperate House


In Bloom by Month

Blooming highlights by month in the Shoenberg Temperate House:
(Just a few of the many flowers you will find)

January:

Fragrant wintersweet (Chimonanthus praecox), Cyclamen, (Cyclamen persicum, Cyclamen hybrids), Clanwilliam daisy (Euryops pectinatus 'Viridis'), Helleborus lividus, Pinwheel jasmine (Jasminum multiflorum), Canary Island bellflower (Canarina canariensis).

February:

Cootamundra wattle (Acacia baileyana), Aristolochia californica, Daphne (Daphne odora 'Marginata'), Paperbush (Edgeworthia papyrifera), Golden club (Orontium aquaticum), Daffodils (Narcissus species), Sweet box (Sarcococca ruscifolia), Canary Island bellflower (Canarina canariensis).

March:

Mediterranean redbud (Cercis siliquastrum), Fragrant broom (Chamaecytisus glaber), Silverbush (Convovulus cneorum), Euphorbia dendroides (Spurge), Japanese jasmine (Jasminum mesnyi), African daisies (Osteospermum species), Calla lily (Zantedeschia aethiopica).

April:

Bottlebrush (Callistemon accuminatus), Wax flower (Chamelaucium ciliatum), Mandarin orange (Citrus reticulata 'Dancy'), California poppy (Eschscholzia californica), Jerusalem sage (Phlomis fruticosa), Indian hawthorn (Raphiolepis species), Banskia rose (Rosa banksiae 'Alba Plena'), Rose standards (Rosa 'Korbin' ICEBERG), Pitcher plants (Sarracenia species).

May:

Lacecap hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla 'Mariesii'), Iris (Iris hexagona), Oleander (Nerium oleander), Pickerel weed (Pontederia lanceolata), Pomegranate (Punica granatum 'Wonderful), Yellow confederate jasmine (Trachelospermum asiaticum).

June:

Kangaroo paw (Anigozanthos species), Butterfly bush (Buddleja lindleyana), Caper (Capparis spinosa),Venus flytraps (Dionaea muscipula), Gardenias (Gardenia augusta, Gardenia cornuta), Jasmines (Jasminum officinale, Jasminum angulare), Oleander (Nerium oleander).

July:

Florida swamp lily (Crinum americanum), Scarlet hibiscus (Hibiscus coccineus), Jasmines (Jasminum sambac, Jasminum tortuosum), Throatwort (Trachelium caeruleum).

August:

Great rose mallow (Hibiscus grandiflora), Sea onion (Uriginea maritima), South African honeysuckle (Turraea obtusifolia).

September:

Bottlebrush (Callistemon species), Evergreen wisteria (Milletia reticulata), Ladies' tresses orchids (Spriranthes cernua var. odorata).

October:

Carob (Ceratonia siiqua), Fall crocus (Crocus goulimyi), California fuschia (Epilobium canum), Pinwheel jasmine (Jasminum multiflorum), Ligularia (Ligularia tussiliaginea).

November:

Chipola River coreopsis (Coreopsis integrifolia), Florist's cyclamen (Cyclamen hybrids).

December:

Crocus (Crocus laevigatus), Fragrant wintersweet (Chimonanthus praecox), Paperwhites (Narcissus sp.).