Plants that grow well for us

Plants growing successfully in our Habitat here in Central Florida


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Bushes and Trees:

Akee (Blighia sapida)
Bush Morning Glory (Ipomoea carnea)
Bottle Brush
Bottle Palm
Bird of Paradise, white Strelizia Nicolaii
Crape Myrtles
Coral Bean
Clerodendrum quadriloculare - starburst clerodendrum
Clerodendrum bungei - rose glory bower
Fishtail Palm
Firebush (Hamelia patens)
Gardenia
King's Mantle
Loquat
Mango
Magnolia Little Gem
Old Garden Roses (Louis Philippe, Duchess de Brabant)
Princess Flower Tibouchina
Royal Palm Trees
Roebelenii
Tropical Hydrangea (Dombeya)



Vines

Butterfly Pea, Blue Pea Vine  (Clitoria ternatea), blue and white
Confederate Jasmine, white (Trachelospermum jasminoides) 
Coral Honeysuckle, coral red (Lonicera sempervirens)
Cardinal Climber, red (Ipomoea sloteri)
Glades Morning Glory, pink  (Ipomoea sagittata)
Moonflower vine, white (Ipomoea alba), annual
Morning Glory, blue  (Ipomoea), annual
Passion fruit vine (Passiflora edulis)
Perennial Morning Glory, Blue Dawn Flower , blue (Ipomoea indica)
Passionflower vine 'Amethyst', purple (Passiflorea Lavender Lady), sun to shade
Queen's Wreath, purple (Petrea volubilis)



Perennials

Bromeliads
Candy Corn Plant or Cigar Plant, red-orange (Cuphea micropetala), sun to part shade
Elephant Ears, Colocasia and Alocasia, different varieties
Firespike (red and purple), part shade
Firecracker, yellow (Russelia equisetiformis), sun to part shade
Lantana, orange
Lantana creeping, purple
Porterweed, pink (Stachytarpheta mutabilis), sun
Porterweed, purple
Pineapple Sage, red (Salvia elegans), sun
Shrimp plant, reddish pink (Justicia brandegeana), light shade
Sky flower bush,purple-blue (Iochroma cyaneum 'Sky King'), sun to part shade
Soldier orchid (Zeuxine strateumatica)

Gingers:

Butterfly (Hedychium coronarium)
Curcuma, different varieties
Dancing girl (Globba schomburgkii)
Hedychium 'Dr Moy' and 'Sherry Baby' 'Luna Moth'
Hieroglyph (Costus pictus)
Kaempferia, different varieties
Pin Stripe (Alpina formosana)
Pinecone (Zingiber zerumbet)
Spiral (Costus barbatus)
Shell Ginger (Alpinia zerumbet)

Ferns:

Boston and other varieties
Nest ferns
Tree Fern

Groundcovers:

Oxalis, pink and white flowers
Purslane (Portulaca Cinderella)
Violet
Bulbs:
Amazon Lily (Eucharis grandiflora)
Amaryllis (Hippeastrum)
Hurricane Lily (Lycoris radiata)
Oxblood Lily (Rhodophiala bifida)
Peruvian Daffodil 
Rainlilies (Zehyranthes and Habranthus varieties)
Surprise Lily (Lycoris chinensis)



Native Plants

Blue eyed Grass
Blue Toadflax (Linaria canadensis)
Coral Bean bush (Erythrina herbacea)
Climbing Aster
Glades Morning Glory, pink  (Ipomoea sagittata)
Lotus (Nelumbo lutea)
Obedience Plant (Physostegia pulchella)
Pitcher plant (Sarracenia purpurea)
Pink Primrose (Oenothera speciosa)
Purslane
Star Grass
Spiderwort
Sheashore Mallow
Touch-me-not
violet


Annuals


Impatiens
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