What's in Bloom

Late June, 2019

All photos by Jeffrey B. Evans

Yarrow with Common Lagoon Fly

Achillea millefolium with Eristalinus aeneus

Upper Peter Pan, Southeast Corner

Bee Balm amongst the Yarrow

Monarda didyma

Upper Peter Pan, Southeast Corner

Mullein (Flannel Leaf Plant)

Verbascum thapsus  

East End of Polly Gordon Walk, North Garden

Yucca ‘Bright Edge’

Yucca filamentosa ‘Bright Edge’  

North Hoop Stairs Esplanade garden

Lily above Catmint

Lilium and Nepeta 'Walker’s Low’

North Hoop Stairs Esplanade Garden

Lavender with Cabbage White

Lavandula angustifolia with Pieris rapae

Esplanade Garden at 87th Street

Anise Hyssop

Agastache foeniculum

South Hoop Stairs Esplanade garden

St. John’s Wort with Brown-belted Bumble Bee

Hypericum x ‘Blue Velvet’ with Bombus griseocollis

North Hoop Stairs Esplanade Garden

St. John’s Wort Flower with Modest Masked Bee

Hypericum x ‘Blue Velvet’ with Hylaeus modestus

North Hoop Stairs Esplanade Garden

Coral Knock Out® Rose 

Rosa ‘Coral Knock Out’

Park Entrance at 86th Street North Garden

Giant Larkspur (from seed) with Eastern Carpenter Bee

Consolida ajacis with Xylocopa virginica

Garden East of Large Dog Run



Garden East of Large Dog Run

Cosmos with Eastern Calligrapher

Cosmos with Toxomerus geminatus

 Garden East of Large Dog Run


Tamarisk spp.

Northernmost Esplanade Garden near Flagpole

Oak Leaf Hydrangea with Western Honey Bee

Hydrangea quercifolia with Apis mellifera

Southwest Corner of Peter Pan Bridge



Esplanade Garden East of Large Dog Run

Hydrangea ‘Preziosa’

Hydrangea serrata ‘Preziosa’

Garden Bordering Large Dog Run

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