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Monthly Bloom Chart

January

Camellia japonicas

February

Camellia japonicas
French Roman hyacinths (Hyacinthus orientalis)
Narcissus (especially tazettas)
Winter honeysuckle (Lonicara fragrantissima)
Winter jasmine (Jasminum nudiflorum)

 

January - February

Photo by Langdon Clay

March

Camellia japonicas
Mahonia (Mahonia bealei)
Narcissus
Pansies (Viola x wittrockiana)
Quince (Chaenomeles sp.)
Redbud (Cercis canadensis)
Spiraeas (S. cantoniensis, prunifolia, thunbergii, and vanhouttei)
Star magnolia (Magnolia stellata)
Summer snowflake (Leucojum aestivum)
Sweet alyssum (Lobularia maritima)
Trifoliate orange (Poncirus trifoliata)
White flag iris (Iris albicans)

April

Azalea (Rhododendrum indicum 'Gulf Pride')
Bachelor buttons, aka Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus)
Banana shrub (Michelia figo)
Camellias
Carolina jessamine (Gelsemium sempervirens)
Climbing roses
Dogwood (Cornus florida)
English dogwood (Philadelphus coronarius)
Larkspur (Consolida ajacis)
Nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus)
Native azaleas (Rhododendron austrinum and R. canescens)
Ornithogalum (Ornithogalum umbellatum)
Oxalis (Oxalis rubra)
Oxeye daisy (Chrysanthemum leucanthemum)
Pansies (Viola x wittrockiana)
Phlox drummondii
Poppies (Papaver rhoeas and somniferum)
Red buckeye (Aesculus pavia)
Roses - shrub and hybrid teas
Snapdragon (Antirrhinum majus)
Spanish bluebell (Hyacinthoides hispanica)
Spireas (S. cantoniensis, prunifolia, thunbergii, and vanhouttei)
Sweet alyssum (Lobularia maritima)
Tall bearded iris (Iris x germanica)
Thalictrum (Thalictrum aquilegiifolium)
Verbena (Verbena x hybrida)

 

March - April

Photo by Langdon Clay

May

Bachelor buttons, aka Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus)
Daylilies (Hemerocallis species and hybrids)
Larkspur (Consolida ajacis)
Madonna lily (Lilium candidum)
Milk and wine lily (Crinum sp.)
Phlox drummondii
Siberian iris (Iris siberica)
Snapdragon (Antirrhinum majus)
Stoke's aster (Stokesia laevis)
Sweet peas (Lathyrus odoratus)
Sweetshrub (Calycanthus floridus)

June

Abelia (Abelia grandiflora)
Althea (Hybiscus syriacus)
Daylilies (Hemerocallis species and hybrids)
Gardenia or cape jasmine (Gardenia jasminoides)
Golden Glow (Rudbeckia laciniata)
Indian pink (Spigelia marilandica)
Mealy cup sage (Salvia farinacea)
Milk and wine lily (Crinum sp.)
Montbretia (Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora)
Peruvian lily (Alstroemeria sp.)
Pomegranate (Punica granatum)
Shasta daisy (Chrysanthemum maximum)
Summer phlox (Phlox paniculata)
Tiger lily (Lilium lancifolium)

 

May - June

Photo by Langdon Clay

July

Althea (Hybiscus syriacus)
Canna (Canna x generalis)
Crape myrtles (Lagerstroemia indica)
Mealy cup sage (Salvia farinacea)
Pink rain lilies (Zephranthes rosea)
Summer phlox (Phlox paniculata)
Tiger lily (Lilium lancifolium)
Zinnias (Zinnia elegans and Z. angustifolia)

August

Mealy cup sage (Salvia farinacea)
Naked ladies (Lycoris squamigera)
Philippine lilies (Lilium philippinense)
Rain lilies, pink and white (Zephranthes sp.)
Summer phlox (Phlox paniculata)
Zinnias (Zinnia elegans and Z. angustifolia)

 

July - August

Photo by Langdon Clay

September

Coral vine (Antigonon leptopus)
Marigolds (Tagetes patula)
Morning glory (Ipomoea tricolor)
Oxblood lily (Rhodophilia bifida)
Spider lily (Lycoris radiata)
Sunset hibiscus (Hibiscus manihot)
Sweet autumn clematis (Clematis paniculata)
Zinnias (Zinnia elegans and Z. angustifolia)

 

September

Photo by Langdon Clay

October

Asters (Aster oblongifolius)
Camellia sasanquas
Chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum x morifolium)
Mexican bush sage (Salvia leucantha)
Roses - shrub and hybrid teas

 

October

Photo by Langdon Clay

November and December

Camellia japonicas, early blooms
Nandina (Nandina domestica) berries

 

November - December

Photo by Langdon Clay