Bed 531 – Tree Peony Bed

Bed 531 contains: Trees Pinus thunbergii ‘Kotobuki’ Shrubs & Subshrubs Berberis x ottawensis ‘Silver Miles Berberis thunbergii ‘Bagatelle Clethra alnifolia ‘September Beauty’ Deutzia gracilis ‘Nikko’ Deutzia scabra ‘Pride of Rochester’ Deutzia x hybrida ‘Magicien Hydrangea quercifolia ‘Snow Queen’  Paeonia ludlowii Paeonia – tree peony Picea abies ‘Little Globe’ Syringa vulgaris (Common Lilac) (moved from the…

Bed 530 – Hemlock Bed (Closed)

The Hemlock Bed was instilled in 20XX by Friends of Bush Gardens as part of improvement made to the Rose Garden. It was sited to block the view of Mission Street traffic from the gazebo. It contained the following plants: Rosa glauca Weeping Canadian Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis ‘Pendula’) Tree Peony (likely Peonia suffruticosa), Unknown cultivar Duetzia…

Bed 529 – Toringo Crabapple Bed

Bed 529 contains: Trees Chamaecyparis thyoides – Atlantic White Cedar Malus cv. – propagated from L&S Gaiety Hollow garden crabapple Malus seiboldii var. arborescens (Toringo Crabapple) Pices pungens ‘Iseli Foxtail’  (‘Foxtail’ Colorado Blue Spruce) Shrubs & Subshrubs Abelia x grandiflora (Glossy Abelia( Berberis x ottawensis ‘Silver Miles’ Berberis thunbergia ‘Admiration’ Berberis thunbergia ‘Sunjoy Neo’ Cotoneaster…

Wigelia with pink and white hose-shaped flowers are featured in several of the Bush's Pasture Park landscape beds

Bed 526 – Cedar Bed

Landscape Bed 526 contains: Trees Cedrus sp. Cornus florida Oxydendron arboretum Pinus contorta Shrubs Abelia x grandiflora (Glossy Abelia) Camellia sasanqua ‘Mine-no-yuki’ (White Doves Winter Camellia) Hamamelis vernalis ‘Lombart’s Weeping‘ (Lombart’s Weeping Witch Hazel) Perennials Paeonia mlokosewitschii (Molly-the-Witch Peony)

Bed 523 – Camas Bed

Bed 523-the Camas bed-is one of the earliest landscape beds in the park, dating back to the era of Miss Sally Bush at the turn of the 20th Century. It originally contained bearded iris, but transitioned to a tree and shrub bed between the 1930’s and 1960’s. Currently, the bed contains: Trees Magnolia soulangeana (Saucer…