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.

Bromeliaceae


Aechmea sp. Aechmea

Missing

Ananas comosus Pineapple

Dscf0017

Ananas nanus Dwarf Pineapple

Missing

Neoregelia sp. Painted Fingernail

Missing

Tillandsia cyanea Pink Quill

Dscf0020

Tillandsia fasciculata Giant Airplant

Missing

Tillandsia tenuifolia Narrowleaf Airplant

Dscf0040

Tillandsia usneoides Spanish Moss

Dscf0039

Tillsandsia bulbosa Bulbous Airplant

Missing

Campanulaceae


Brighamia insignis Cabbage on a Stick, Hawaiian Alula

Dscf0095

Caricaceae


Carica papaya Papaya

Dscf0274

Commelinaceae


Callisia fragrans Basket Plant

Missing

Siderasis fuscata Bear's Ears

Dscf0007

Tradescantia ohiensis Ohio Spiderwort

Dscf0060

Tradescantia pallida Purple Heart

Dscf0048

Tradescantia sillamontana Pussy Ears, White Velvet, White Gossamer Plant

Dscf0026

Tradescantia spathacea Moses in a boat

Missing

Cupressaceae