Arboretum Snapshots

Click to view a sample of some of the unique blooms of the UC Santa Cruz Arboretum. While not all of these plants may be in bloom when you visit, this gallery is reflective of the type of blooms you will enjoy. Follow the World Tour signs to view many of these blooms.

  • Pelargonium ‘Clorinda’ (Scented Geranium)
  • Pelargonium ‘Phyllis'
  • Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Santa Barbara Blue’ Rosemary
  • Salvia 'Anthony Parker'
  • Salvia ‘Costa Rica Blue’
  • Salvia ‘Mystic Spires Blue’
  • Salvia 'Waverly'
  • Salvia elegans Pineapple Sage
  • Encelia californica
  • Agathosma imbricata (Skunk Plant)
  • Erica caniculata
  • Erica gilva
  • Erica speciosa
  • Leucadendron 'Wilson's Wonder'
  • Leucadendron (Winter Red)
  • Phylica pubescens (Featherhead)
  • Protea neriifolia (Flared Form)
  • Hebe parviflora
  • Adenanthos macropodianus
  • Astroloma foliosum
  • Banksia baueri
  • Banksia integrifolia-prostrate
  • Banksia marginata
  • Banksia speciosa
  • Banksia splendida (Shaggy Dryandra)
  • Banksia victoriae Woolly Orange Banksia
  • Boronia crenulata ‘Shark Bay'
  • Chamelaucium ciliatum ‘Scaddan’
  • Correa ‘Dawn in Santa Cruz’
  • Correa reflexa ‘Red Roo’
  • Correa reflexa ‘Yanakie’
  • Corymbia ficifolia
  • Crowea exalata ‘Ryan’s Star’
  • Crowea ‘Pink Blush’,  Australian Garden
  • Grevillea depauperata
  • Grevillea fililoba (Ellendale Pool)
  • Grevillea lanigera ‘Coastal Gem’
  • Grevillea 'Long John'
  • Grevillea 'Mason's Hybrid'
  • Grevillea 'Canberra Gem'
  • Grevillea ‘Robyn Gordon’
  • Grevillea 'Ruby Clusters'
  • Grevillea 'Superb'
  • Hakea bakeriana
  • Hakea clavata
  • Kunzea baxteri (Scarlet Kunzea)
  • Leucopogon hookeri (Mountain Beard-heath)
  • Philotheca salsolifolia (Salsola-leaved Philotheca)
  • Zieria ‘Pink Crystals’