June is marked by Jacarandas turning the city of Los Angeles into a bright blossom of blue and purple! Matilija poppies are standing tall in the Southern California Natives collection.

Lavender cotton (Santolina chamaecyparissus) – Mediterranean Ecosystem

Santolina chamaecyparissus

Matilija poppy (Romneya coulteri) – Southern California Natives

Romneya coulteri

Blue jacaranda (Jacaranda mimosifolia) – Subtropical woodlands

Jacaranda mimosifolia

Fortnight Lily (Dietes grandiflora) – “Lillies”

Dietes grandiflora

Mock Orange (Pittosporum tobira) – Backyard Exploration

Pittosporum tobira

Poison bulb (Crinum asiaticum) – Patio Garden

Crinum asiaticum

Drooping Prickly pear (Opuntia monacantha) – Desert Garden

Opuntia monacantha

Silky Net Bush (Calothamnus villosus) – Western Australia Natives

Calothamnus villosus

Hawaiian Prickly poppy (Argemone glauca) – Hawaiian Natives

Argemone glauca

Green pinwheel (Aeonium decorum) – Desert Garden

Aeonium decorum