Overview

The large anchor at the entrance is in memory of Navy veteran, Joe Dupré, an early graduate of the Master Gardener Program. Some of Joe’s favorite plantings reside here—primroses, fuchsias, fig tree and ferns.

Joe's Place Plant List

#Botanical NameCultivarCommon nameTreeNative
1Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea 'Rose Glow'Japanese barberry
2Cercidphyllum japonicumkatsura tree
3Abelia x grandiflora 'Francis Mason'Francis Mason glossy abelia
4Vaccinium angustifolium 'Stanley'blueberry
5Vaccinium angustifolium 'North Country'blueberry
6Vaccinium angustifolium 'Rancocas'blueberry
7Eucalyptus gunnii 'Coolibah'blueberry
8Fuchsia aurea 'Blue Boy'hardy fuchsia
9Fuchsia 'Maiden Blush'hardy fuchsia
10Pernettya mucronatapernettya
11Ficus caricafig, edible
12Sciadopitys verticilataumbrella pine
13Styrax obassiafragrant snowbell
14Cyclamen hederifoliumhardy cyclamen
15Bergenia ciliataheartleaf bergenia, pigsqueak
16Primula vulgaris 'Sue Jervis'primrose
17Primula juliae 'Wanda'primrose
18Primulaprimrose
19Trillium grandiflorumwake robin
20Trillium chloropetalumgiant wake robin
21Knautia macedonicaknautia
22Erythronium tuolumnense x californicum 'Pagoda'pagoda lily
23Lonicera periclymenumDutch honeysuckle
24Cornus alba 'Elegantissima'variegated tatarian dogwood
25Hylotelepphium spectabile 'Autumn Joy', 'Herbstfreude'sedum
26Nigella damascenalove-in-a-mist
27Hydrangea anomala ssp. petiolarisclimbing hydrangea
28Dryopteris filix-mas 'Crispa Cristata'crested male fern
29Koelrueteria paniculata
30Persicaria mecrocephalared dragon knotweed
31Rhododendron keiskei var. ozawae 'Yaku Fairy'
32Rhododendron x williamsianum
33Rhododendron mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
34Rosa 'Ballerina'
35Rosa 'Sally Holmes'
36Roserose
37Rosa 'Royal Purple'rose
38Cotinus coggygria 'Nana'
39Salix purpureaAlaska blue willow
40Lonicera involucratablack twinberry*
41Anemone blanda 'Blue Star'
42Aquilegia formosawestern columbine*
43Euphorbia
44Erica x darleysensis 'Krame'rs Red'Kramer’s red heather
45Astilbe x arendsii 'Bridal Veil'astilbe
46Achemilla mollislady’s mantle
47Campanula porscharskyana 'Camgood', 'Blue Waterfall'Serbian bellflower