earth day on the Butte

Japanese Cobra Lily


I love meeting new plants, strange fellows that seem completely improbable. This morning we spotted these Japanese Cobra lily – Arisaema sikokianum- zone 4-9.

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living wall

Living wall at Red Butte Garden

What started as a single large living wall in the orangerie of Red Butte Garden has grown into a grandiose triptych including what seems like dozens of plant species. I am a closet begonia lover… which seems a waste since they like to grow indoors and can do so with limited sunlight. Anyway… want a closer look:

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