Tropical House

Room: 516B

Description:

Within this house, plants are of tropical origin or grow best in warmer conditions. Plants are grouped into the following categories: economic plants; epiphyte habitat; non-flowering plants; houseplants; and aquatic plants.

Acanthaceae


Crossandra infundibuliformis Firecracker Flower

Flamefl

Fittonia albivenus Nerve Plant

Missing

Hypoestes phyllostachya Polka Dot Plant

Missing

Justicia brandegeeana Shrimp Plant

Shrimpp

Ruellia makoyana Trailing Velvet Plant, Monkey Plant

Dscf0027

Acoraceae


Acorus calamus Sweet Flag

Sflag

Amaryllidaceae


Agapanthus africanus Lily of the NIle

Missing

Clivia miniata Kafir Lily

Dscf0234

Haemanthus albiflos Elephant's Tongue

Dscf0001

Anacardiaceae


Schinus terebinthifolius Brazilian Pepper Tree

Dscf0010

Annonaceae


Annona squamosa Cherimoya, Sugar Apple

Dscf0094

Artabotrys hexapetalus Ylang Ylang Vine, Juicy fruit vine

Missing

Cananga odorata var. fruticosa Dwarf Ylang-Ylang

Cananga