Plant Profiles by Riz Reyes

December 2014 Plant Profile: Schlumbergera

Looking nondescript throughout most of the year, the “Christmas cactus” puts on a tremendous show during the holiday season with little care.

November 2014 Plant Profile: Callicarpa dichotoma ‘Early Amethyst’

After a long, sunny summer our Beautyberry ‘Early Amethyst’ looks spectacular.

October 2014 Plant Profile: Amaryllis belladonna

When most people think of Amaryllis, the holiday season come to mind. However, true Amaryllis is hardy and one of the few plants to flower in autumn.

September 2014 Plant Profile: Coreopsis Big Bang™ ‘Star Cluster’

A new Coreopsis that has proven itself worthy in the garden with prolific and dependable blooms all summer and into autumn!

August 2014 Plant Profile: Aeonium arboreum var. atropurpureum

Succulents continue to be popular plants for gardeners of all levels. Even though some might not be hardy over the winter, they are strikingly architectural annuals and easy to care for given the right conditions.

July 2014 Plant Profile: Hydrangea integrifolia

A strange, but beautifully bizarre climbing hydrangea is beginning to bloom at the Center for Urban Horticulture.