Overview

As the largest of the mini-gardens, Naturescape is a quiet place to contemplate the natural surroundings. Perennial native and non-native plants attract numerous birds, butterflies, small mammals, amphibians and reptiles. A treed windbreak, meadow and pond accent the plantings.

Naturescape Garden Plant List

Area#Botanical NameCultivarCommon Name
AlpineNAL001Allium cernuumnodding onion
AlpineNAL007Erica carnea 'Springwood White'winter heath
AlpineNAL012Kniphofia uvariared-hot poker, torch lily
AlpineNAL017Cyclamenhardy cyclamen
AlpineNAL020Allium azureumblue globe onion
AlpineNAL022Galium odoratumsweet woodruff
AlpineNAL037Chamaecyparis lawsonianalawson false cypress
AlpineNAL038Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Gracilis'hinoki cypress
AlpineNAL039Ophiopogon formosanumTaiwan mondo grass
AlpineNAL046Acer palmatum 'Sango-Kaku'Japanese coral bark maple
AlpineNAL058Geranium phaeum 'Margaret Wilson'dusky cranesbill
AlpineNAL077Helleborus orientalis 'Royal Heritage'lenten rose
AlpineNAL084Iberis sempervirensevergreen candytuft
AlpineNAL085Rhododendron 'Ramapo'
AlpineNAL091Lavandula angustifolia 'Mitcham Gray'lavender
AlpineNAL110Saxifraga rosaceamossy saxifrage
AlpineNAL112Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens'black mondo grass
AlpineNAL137Heuchera 'Raspberry Chiffon'coral bells
AlpineNAL146Rhododendron roxieanum ?high altitude asian native rhododendron
AlpineNAL159Hylotelephium (formerly Sedum) erythrostictum 'Frosty Morn'
AlpineNAL161Hylotelephium spectabile 'Herbsfreude'stonecrop
AlpineNAL162Sempervivum tectorumhen and chicks
AlpineNAL166Spirea japonica 'Magic Carpet'Japanese spirea
AlpineNAL176Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'blue fescue
AlpineNAL201Vacciniumblueberry
AlpineNAL209Meconopsis cambricaWelsh poppy
East BedNEB006Amelanchier canadensisEastern serviceberry, Canadian serviceberry
East BedNEB009Anemone hupehensisJapanese anemone
East BedNEB026Ceanothus gloriosusPoint Reyes ceanothus
East BedNEB029Weigela rosea, syn. W. floridapink weigela
East BedNEB044Cornus sericea, syn. C. stolonifera 'Flaviramea'golden twig dogwood
East BedNEB052Philadelphus 'Buckley's Quill'mock orange, double-flowered
East BedNEB087Cornus comusstellar pink dogwood
East BedNEB098Ginkgo bilobaginkgo, maidenhair tree
East BedNEB104Miscanthus gracillimus 'Strictus'porcupine grass
East BedNEB108Clethra alnifolia 'Paniculata'summersweet, sweet pepper bush
East BedNEB129Polygonatum biflorumSolomon's seal
East BedNEB141Rhododendron 'Vera'
East BedNEB157Cornus floridaflowering dogwood
East BedNEB158Hesperantha coccineacrimson flag
East BedNEB171Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus, syn. H. flavalemon daylily
East PondNEP002Acer palmatumJapanese maple
East PondNEP003Adiantum aleuticumWestern maidenhair fern
East PondNEP004Spirea bumalda 'Anthony Waterer'Japanese spirea, Japanese meadowsweet
East PondNEP006Amelanchier canadensisCanadian serviceberry
East PondNEP043Cornus stoloniferared osier dogwood
East PondNEP051Hosta 'Golden Tiara'plantain lily
East PondNEP083Phedimus kamchaticuscreeping stonecrop
East PondNEP105Miscanthus sinensis 'Zebrinus'zebra grass
East PondNEP107Sambucus nigra 'Eva'European elderberry
East PondNEP113Hamamelis 'Diane'witch hazel
East PondNEP133Rhododendron 'Gaiety'azalea
East PondNEP183Hosta 'Royal Standard'plantain lily
East PondNEP184Hosta fortunei 'Fortunei Aureomarginata'plantain lily
East PondNEP185Hosta sieboldiana 'Elegans'plantain lily
East PondNEP186Anemone blandaGrecian windflower
East PondNEP200Pteridium filix-feminalady fern
MeadowNMD116Philadelphus lewisiiwild mock orange
MeadowNMD128Pinus wallichianaHimalayan white pine
MeadowAllium cernuumnodding onion
MeadowCalimagrostis arundinaceaKorean feather reed grass
MeadowCalimagrostis 'Karl Foerster'feather reed grass
MeadowCamassia leichtliniicamas, white
MeadowCamassia quamashcommon camas, blue
MeadowFritillaria meleagrischeckered lily
MeadowMiscanthus sinesis 'Little Miss'dwarf miscanthus
MeadowMuscarigrape hyacinth
MeadowNarcissusdaffodils, a variety
MeadowMollanea caerulea
MeadowPanicum virgatum
MeadowPennisetum orientale'Karley Roseoriental fountain grass
MeadowDeschampsia cespitosa 'Goldgehaenge'tufted hair grass
MeadowNasella tenuissimaMexican feather grass
MeadowHelenium 'Rubenzwerg'sneezeweed
MeadowSpodipogon sibiricusfrost grass
North (Back) PondNNP004Spirea bumalda'Anthony Waterer'Japanese spirea, Japanese meadowsweet
North (Back) PondNNP030Carex buchananiileatherleaf sedge
North (Back) PondNNP043Cornus stoloniferared osier dogwood
North (Back) PondNNP044Cornus sericea 'Flaviramea'yellow twig dogwood
North (Back) PondNNP059Eutrochium fistulosumJoe Pye weed
North (Back) PondNNP061Filipendula vulgarisdropwort
North (Back) PondNNP065Iris sibiricaSiberian iris
North (Back) PondNNP072Phlomis fruticosaJerusalem sage
North (Back) PondNNP076Rubus parviflorusthimbleberry
North (Back) PondNNP149Ribes indecorumwhite-flowering currant
North (Back) PondNNP150Ribes sanguineumred-flowering currant
North (Back) PondNNP154Salix matsudana'Tortuosa'corkscrew willow
North (Back) PondNNP156Lonicera involucratatwinberry, bush honeysuckle
North (Back) PondNNP169Panicum virgatum'Shenandoah'switchgrass
North (Back) PondNNP174Weigela florida'Variegata'variegated weigela
Northeast EntryNNE016Aruncus dioicusgoatsbeard
Northeast EntryNNE024Calamagrostis 'Karl Foerster'feather reed grass
Northeast EntryNNE056Lamprocapnos (formerly Dicentra) cucullaria Dutchman's breeche,s bleeding heart,
Northeast EntryNNE079Polemonium caeruleum'White Pearl'Jacob's ladder
Northeast EntryNNE105Miscanthus sinensis'Zebrinus'zebra grass
Northeast EntryNNE114Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Moudry'black fountain grass
Northeast EntryNNE116Philadelphus lewisiiwild mock orange
Northeast EntryNNE117Phlox paniculata 'Orange King'summer phlox
Northeast EntryNNE117Phlox paniculata 'Franz Schubert'summer phlox
Northeast EntryNNE127Cercis canadensiseastern redbud
Northeast EntryNNE134Rhododendron'Cheer'
Northeast EntryNNE135Rhododendron'Holden'
Northeast EntryNNE138Rhododendron 'Roseum Elegans'
Northeast EntryNNE144Erica carneaspring/winter heath
Northeast EntryNNE152Rosa rugosasea tomato
Northeast EntryNNE155Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light'eulalia grass; variegated maiden grass
Northeast EntryNNE170Alchemilla mollislady's mantle
PondNymphaeawaterlily - pale yellow
PondNymphaeawaterlily - pinkish
PondThalia dealbatapowdery alligator-flag
South (Front) PondNSP019Berberis thunbergii 'Crimson Pygmy'dwarf barberry
South (Front) PondNSP028Lilium 'Star Gazer'star gazer lily
South (Front) PondNSP031Heuchera villosa 'Dark Secret'coral bells
South (Front) PondNSP033Heuchera 'Obsidian'coral bells
South (Front) PondNSP068Geranium pratense 'Brookside'hardy geranium
South (Front) PondNSP069Geranium sanguineum 'Album'cranesbill, white
South (Front) PondNSP081Heuchera 'Purple Prince'coral bells
South (Front) PondNSP086Iris douglasianaPacific coast beardless (rhizomatous) iris
South (Front) PondNSP088Cistus corbariensis rock rose, white
South (Front) PondNSP090Kolkwitzia amabilisbeautybush
South (Front) PondNSP093Pieris japonica 'Valley Rose'valley rose pieris
South (Front) PondNSP103Mahonia repenscreeping Oregon grape
South (Front) PondNSP114Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Moudry'black fountain grass
South (Front) PondNSP178Crocosmia masoniorum 'Lucifer'montbretia
South (Front) PondNSP183Hosta 'Royal Standard'plantain lily
South Bed "A"NSA011Aquilegia formosawestern columbine, red
South Bed "A"NSA013Helleborushellebore
South Bed "A"NSA018Astilbe simplicifolia 'Inshriach Pink'
South Bed "A"NSA032Carpinus betulusEuropean hornbeam
South Bed "A"NSA041Cornus canadensisbunchberry
South Bed "A"NSA053Viburnum davidiiDavid viburnum
South Bed "A"NSA054Epimedium grandiflorumbishop's hat
South Bed "A"NSA057Erica 'Furzey'heath
South Bed "A"NSA060Bergenia cordifolia 'Winter Glow'pig squeak
South Bed "A"NSA067Gaultheria shallonsalal
South Bed "A"NSA074Trientalis borealisnative starflower
South Bed "A"NSA075Heuchera (Darlene has for now)'Kassandra'coral bells
South Bed "A"NSA092Carexsedge
South Bed "A"NSA094Leycesteria formosaHimalayan honeysuckle
South Bed "A"NSA095Trillium ovatumPacific trillium
South Bed "A"NSA096Lilium pardalinumleopard lily
South Bed "A"NSA106Zantedeschia aethiopica'Crowborough'calla or arum lily, white
South Bed "A"NSA111Oemleria cerasiformisIndian plum; Oso berry
South Bed "A"NSA120Picea mariana 'Wellspire'black spruce
South Bed "A"NSA122Nandina domestica 'Gulf Stream'heavenly bamboo
South Bed "A"NSA125Pinus heldreichii Bosnian pine
South Bed "A"NSA150Ribes sanguineumred flowering currant
South Bed "A"NSA160Hylotelephium
South Bed "A"NSA173Weigela florida 'Bristol Ruby'variegated weigela
South Bed "A"NSA177Astilbe crispa 'Perkeo'
South Bed "A"NSA182Hosta fortunei 'Fortunei Albopicta'spring-gold hosta; white-painted plantain lily
South Bed "A"NSA187Hosta sieboldiana'Elegans'plantain lily
South Bed "A"NSA199Hydrangea macrophyllalacecap hydrangea
South Bed "B"NSB042Cornus kousakousa dogwood
South Bed "B"NSB047Corylus cornutawestern, beaked or California hazelnut
South Bed "B"NSB048Crocosmiamontbretia
South Bed "B"NSB055Rodgersia pinnata 'Superba'Roger's flower
South Bed "B"NSB056Lamprocapnos (formerly Dicentra) cucullariaDutchman's breeches; bleeding heart
South Bed "B"NSB062Fuchsia hardy fuchsia, prostrate
South Bed "B"NSB073Scilla sibiricawood hyacinth
South Bed "B"NSB089Drynaria filix-masBuckler or male fern
South Bed "B"NSB101Geranium nodosumcranesbill
South Bed "B"NSB120Picea mariana 'Wellspire'black spruce
South Bed "B"NSB126Pinus strobus 'Fastiagata'columnar eastern white pine
South Bed "B"NSB143Rhododendron pachysanthum
South Bed "B"NSB148Rhododendron occidentalewestern azalea
South Bed "B"NSB161Hylotelephium spectabile 'Autumn Joy'; 'Herbstfreude'stonecrop
South Bed "B"NSB168Vaccinium ovatumevergreen huckleberry
South Bed "B"NSB175Rhododendron bathyphylum
South Bed "B"NSB179Acer circinatumvine maple
South Bed "B"NSB187Hosta sieboldiana 'Elegans'plantain lily
Southest CornerNES010Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack Frost'Siberian bugloss
Southest CornerNES023Hemerocallis fulva 'Stella de Oro'daylily
Southest CornerNES070Taxus anglojap yew
Southest CornerNES204Polystichum polyblepharumtassel fern
Southest CornerNES205Adiantum venustumHimalayan maidenhair fern
Southest CornerNES206Asmunda regalis 'Purpurascens'purplestem royal fern
Southest CornerNES207Polystichum aff. Nelobatumlong-eared or shiny holly fern
Southest CornerNSE005Picea abies 'Elegans'dwarf norway birds-nest spruce
Southest CornerNSE010Aquilegia skinneri 'Tequila Sunrise'columbine
Southest CornerNSE015Rhododendron thomsonii
Southest CornerNSE043Cornus stoloniferared osier dogwood
Southest CornerNSE045Cornus sericea (syn. C. stolonifera) 'Silver and Gold'yellow twig dogwood, variegated
Southest CornerNSE048Crocosmia 'Lucifer'
Southest CornerNSE049Brunnera macrophyllaSiberian bugloss
Southest CornerNSE064Fuchsia magellanica 'Riccartonii'hardy fuchsia
Southest CornerNSE066Garrya elipticasilk tassel bush
Southest CornerNSE078Hemerocallis fulvaorange or tawny daylily
Southest CornerNSE080Holodiscus discolorocean spray
Southest CornerNSE082Hydrangea macrophyllalacecap hydrangea
Southest CornerNSE087Cornus florida 'Rutgan'stellar pink dogwood
Southest CornerNSE097Hemerocallis 'Pink Damask'daylily
Southest CornerNSE102Mahonia aquifoliumOregon grape
Southest CornerNSE111Oemleria cerasiformisindian plum; oso berry
Southest CornerNSE118Thalictrum rochebrunianummeadow rue
Southest CornerNSE119Phygelius capensis'Purple Prince'cape fuchsia
Southest CornerNSE121Picea omorikaSerbian spruce
Southest CornerNSE123Pinus contortashore pine
Southest CornerNSE124Pinus flexilis 'Vanderwolf's Pyramid'limber pine
Southest CornerNSE125Pinus hendreichiiBosnian pine
Southest CornerNSE136Hypericum palatum 'Hidcote'St. John's wort
Southest CornerNSE139Rhododendron 'Taurus'
Southest CornerNSE142Rhododendron ponticum 'Blue Peter'
Southest CornerNSE145Hamameliswitch hazel
Southest CornerNSE151Penstemon centranthifoliusscarlet bugler
Southest CornerNSE153Veronica repenscreeping veronica, creeping speedwell
Southest CornerNSE156Lonicera involucratatwinberry; bush honeysuckle
Southest CornerNSE164Smilacina racemosafalse Solomon's seal
Southest CornerNSE165Sorbus aucupariaEuropean mountain ash; rowan
Southest CornerNSE202Echinaceae 'Salsa Red'coneflower
Southest CornerNSE202Echinaceae purpurea 'Sandy Yellow'coneflower
Southest CornerNSE202Echinaceae purpurea 'Feeling White'coneflower
Southest CornerNSE203Monarda didymabee balm - 3 different colors
Southest CornerNSE208Polypodum scouleriScouler's native hanging ferm
West PondNWP025Origanum vulgareoregano
West PondNWP027Primula juliae 'Sue Jervis'primrose
West PondNWP035Ceanothus thyrsiflorus 'Blue Blossom'wild lilac
West PondNWP036Centranthus ruberred valerian, jupiter's beard
West PondNWP040Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam'thread-leaved coreopsis
West PondNWP050Deutzia scabra 'Pride of Rochester'fuzzy deutzia
West PondNWP063Fuchsia magellanica 'Alba'hardy fuchsia
West PondNWP071Gunnera tinctoriachilean rhubarb; dinosaur food
West PondNWP077Helleborus orientalis 'Royal Heritage'Lenten rose
West PondNWP099Koelreuteria paniculatagolden rain tree
West PondNWP104Miscanthus gracillimus 'Strictus'porcupine grass
West PondNWP130Polystichum munitumWestern sword fern
West PondNWP131Potentillacinquefoil
West PondNWP147Rhododendron occidentale 'Irene Koster'Western azalea, deciduous
West PondNWP150Ribes sanguineumred-flowering currant
West PondNWP180Allium schoenoprasumchive