What's in Bloom

Early September, 2019

All photos by Jeffrey B. Evans

Moonflower at Night

Ipomoea alba

Upper Peter Pan Garden Bordering Esplanade

Moonflower in the Morning

Ipomoea alba

Upper Peter Pan Garden Bordering Esplanade

Hydrangea  'Tardiva' with Blue-winged Scoliid Wasp and Western Honey Bee

Hydrangea paniculata ‘Tardiva' with Scolia dubia and Apis mellifera

Hillside Lawn

Harlequin Glory Bower Tree

or Peanut Butter Tree

Clerodendrum trichotomum

Peter Pan Circle

Scarlet Sage

Salvia splendens

Garden Northeast of Peter Pan Stairs

Spider Flower


Garden Along Path, Southwest of 89th Street Stairs and throughout the Park

Yellow Flowered Lantana


Upper Peter Pan

Evening clouds blooming over Esplanade Garden at 87th Street

A paper bloom! American Hornbeam with nest of Bald-faced Hornet

Carpinus caroliniana with nest of Dolichovespula maculata

Mayor’s Berm

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