The Potted Life | Passion for Plants & Garden Pots


My ongoing list to document the varieties of plants that I have had for an easy reference as I forget IDs and/or why I don't have them now. Each will eventually be linked to a page with its photo/s - I didn't realize this was going to be such a mega project when I started.
NOTE NAMES ARE LISTED AS: Identity (), Common Name/s [my own notes; ignore]:
  1. Adiantum raddianum 'Pacific Maid', Double Maidenhair Fern [dining s center]
  2. Allium cepa, Red Onion
  3. Alocasia macrorrhizos 'Flying Squid' [over watered. syn. plumbea]
  4. Alocasia *sinuata (*nameless; erroneously named for years, still without ID)
  5. Alocasia longiloba 'Argyreia' [sold incorrectly as Alocasia loweii Var. Argentea, ID]
  6. Alocasia sanderiana, Kris Plant
  7. Alternanthera ficoidea 'White Carpet', Brazilian Snow Flower [cannon - no space or sun]
  8. Angelonia angustifolia, Summer Snapdragon [died - overwatered]
  9. Anthurium angamarcanum [unstable, J, long rumpled heart white veins]
  10. Anthurium warocqueanum, Queen Anthurium [2 mk, J d]
  11. Argyreia nervosa, Elephant Creeper [ob]
  12. Arisaema sp. (maybe scortechinii), Jack-in-the-Pulpit [J, 2; 1 has stripe. tuber rotted, other dried up]
  13. Aristolochia fimbriata, White Veined Hardy Dutchman's Pipe Vine [died - stray cat]
  14. Aristolochia sp. x sp. 'Serra da Vista' x 'Tiracambu #2') [drown or grub ate roots (keep dry, not humid). Georgiavines sold as A. sp.'Serra da Vista']
  15. Asarum splendens 'Quicksilver', Chinese Wild Ginger [Aristolochiaceae]
  16. Asparagus aethiopicus (densiflorus?), Sprenger's Asparagus or Foxtail Fern [drown, 9, not a fern]
  17. Asplenium nidus 'Leslie', Crested Japanese Bird's Nest [rotted, ruffled end lettuce]
  18. Begonia maculata, Polka Dot Begonia
  19. Bouea macrophylla, Mango Plum or Kundang [needed space, with birds nest]
  20. Bouea macrophylla, Thai variety Mango Plum or Thai Kundang [needed space]
  21. Brugmansia × candida 'Shredded White' (aurea × versicolor), Angel's Trumpet
  22. Brugmansia 'Strawberry Cream' (Isabella × Butterfly), Angel's Trumpet [Eric Knight, pastel rose]
  23. Brugmansia 'White Cascade', Angel's Trumpet [single]
  24. Brugmansia noID white, Angel's Trumpet [CH, 201805 dt]
  25. Brugmansia versicolor 'Peaches and Cream', Angel's Trumpet [variegated, single; 8", likes heat]
  26. Brugmansia suaveolens 'Flamenco', Angel's Trumpet [cubensis, single 14" glossy salmon white pink throat]
  27. Brugmansia 'Santa Rosa' (Pink Beauty × Ecuador Pink), Angel's Trumpet [large, light pastel peach toned pink w creamy splotched yellow blush age dark peach pink, sweet, powder fragrance]
  28. Bulbophyllum fascinator × frostii
  29. Caladium 'Burning Heart' [MIA, dark maroon speckled with pink, darker than in photo, Vyn]
  30. Caladium 'The Maiden'
  31. Calamondin (× Citrofortunella microcarpa), Limau Kasturi [9 died- renovation]
  32. Camellia pubipetala [died upon arrival, red list]
  33. Caryota mitis Variegata, Variegated Fishtail Palm [not enough sun]
  34. Ceropegia sandersonii, Parachute Plant [1 w spots 201808, 1 wo 201711 & 201808, scent (citrus) of injured honeybees to attract Desmometopa flies]
  35. Ceropegia simonae [20180418, bare root rotted]
  36. Cestrum diurnum, Day-blooming Cestrum [gave away, little round flowers]
  37. Chonemorpha fragrans (Moon) Alston (penangensis synonym), Climbing Frangipani [5 neglected]
  38. Citrus × floridana (citrus japonica × citrus aurantifolia, unresolved name), Citrina's Lyvia Limequat [Drown. PR, key lime × round kumquat, 0518]
  39. Clematis 'Doctor Ruppel' [9, group 2, died - neglect]
  40. Clematis 'Polish Spirit' [died]
  41. Clematis 'Sizaia Ptitsa' [last to die]
  42. Clematis 'Ville De Lyon' [died]
  43. Clematis integrifolia 'Rooguchi', Clematis Rooguchi [removed; bored. sun or part shade, group 3]
  44. Clinathanus or Clinacanthus nutans ? , Sabah Snake Grass (SSG) and locally Belalai Gajah / Gendis [ob, not to be confused with the rounder leaf Indian Snake Grass.]
  45. Clitoria ternatea, Butterfly Pea[bored]
  46. Clitoria ternatea multi petal, Butterfly Pea Multi Petal [bored. 5 petals]
  47. Cobaea scandens, Cup-and-Saucer Vine [201710, MG fert killed it]
  48. Cochliasanthus caracalla, Corkscrew Vine [drown. no goat fert!]
  49. Crocus sativus, Saffron Crocus [rotted]
  50. Cubanola domingensis, Tree Lily [syn. Portlandia domingensis] [over acid]
  51. Curcuma aeruginosa [also blue rhizome, JTCH 201712, rotted - never sprouted]
  52. Curcuma alismatifolia cv. DT 602, Curcuma [2 (pale pink with green tips), Bracts: paddle, pale pink w green tips and brown under markings. Flowers: small pale pink 201712]
  53. Curcuma caesia, Black turmeric [drown, blue inside rhizome, looks similar to similar to C.aeruginosa. Kaempferia parviflora, Black ginger - black/dark purple inside rhizome]
  54. Cyperus papyrus 'Dwarf Form', Little Giant Papyrus [no idea!]
  55. Datura metel 'Chlorantha', Double Golden Queen or Devil's Trumpet [heat stroke & soil too fertile]
  56. Dendrobium smilliae Red
  57. Duchesnea indica (Potentilla indica), Mock Strawberry
  58. Dioscorea bulbifera, Air Potato Vine [gave away]
  59. Drosera, Sundew [died, snails?]
  60. Eugenia brasiliensis (Grumichama), Rio de Grande Berry or Brazil Cherry
  61. Ficus dammaropsis, Highland Breadfruit or Dinner Plate Fig [201708. Died; goat fertilizer or cat urine?]
  62. Gossypium hirsutum, Cotton plant [gave away]
  63. Gynura procumben, Longevity Spinach [MIA]
  64. Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus, Lemon Day Lily [gave away]
  65. Heliconia mutisiana 'Cuatrecasas', Pink Furry Lobster Claw [K, 25, transplant shock]
  66. Hippeastrum 'Scarlet Red' Lily [gave away]
  67. Hippeastrum papilio, Butterfly Amaryllis [dor 201711, 1 of 4 epiphyte]
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  69. Hoya imbricata [1; 9 Lagerstroemia by 1st bench; mount dropped, dried out]
  70. Hibiscus sabdariffa 'Arab', Roselle Arab [removed]
  71. Hibiscus syriacus (partial double), Rose of Sharon [bored]
  72. Huperzia goebelii, Club Moss or Blue Lycopodium [forgot to water, not shoelace]
  73. Huckleberry (var. ? labelled Sulberry) [removed]
  74. Iochroma 'Plum Beauty', 'Royal Queen™ Purple' (last), & 'Wine Red' [died - not enough sun, overwatered]
  75. Ipomoea hederifolia var. lutea, Yellow Trumpet Morning Glory [removed]
  76. Ipomoea nil 'Kikyo Snowflakes', Japanese Morning Glory [removed]
  77. Jacquemontia pentantha, Clustervine [removed]
  78. Jasminum multiflorum, Star Jasmine [9 petal]
  79. Jasminum sambac 'Grand Duke of Tuscany' [removed]
  80. Jatropha podagrica, Buddha Belly [removed]
  81. Lonicera japonica, Japanese Honeysuckle [gave away; no space]
  82. Magnolia garrettii, [graft died]
  83. Magnolia grandiflora 'Little Gem', Dwarf Southern Magnolia Tree [MIA]
  84. Mandevilla 'Scarlet Velvet' [died - not enough sun, overwatered]
  85. Mandevilla Summer Romance 'Double Pink' [died - not enough sun]
  86. Mandevilla sanderi [died - not enough sun]
  87. Manihot grahamii, Hardy Tapioca [not enough sun]
  88. Melastoma malabathricum - white [MIA]
  89. Melissa officinalis, Lemon balm [removed]
  90. Mimusops elengi, Spanish cherry, Tanjung [bored. back corner behind stairs]
  91. Moringa oleifera, Drumstick Tree [gave away]
  92. Morus nigra, Black Mulberry [no space]
  93. Musa acuminata 'Dwarf Cavendish', Banana Plant Dwarf [needed space]
  94. Otacanthus caeruleus, Brazilian Snapdragon [removed]
  95. Olea europaea, European Olive Tree [201710226-20181227 worker drowned]
  96. Passiflora 'Incense' (incarnata x cincinnata) [died - not enough sun]
  97. Passiflora 'Odette' -(kermesina x miersii) Maurizio Vecchia's [died - over watered]
  98. Passiflora 'Victoria' (caerulea x racemosa) [x] [removed]
  99. Passiflora 'Violet Blue' or 'Markisa Hawaii' (incarnata? x cinnata?), [died, my fav, N, told is incense]
  100. Passiflora (vitifolia x ?) intense red [C. breeder, unregistered] [removed]
  101. Passiflora edulis 'Possum Purple' [bored]
  102. Passiflora edulis 'Taiwanese Golden Honey' (laurifolia? x ?), [bored, not var. flavicarpa]
  103. Passiflora foetida, Wild Maracuja [removed]
  104. Passiflora var. ? (?Alata Ruby glow x ? Caerulea) [removed]
  105. Passiflora x violacea 'Victoria' (caerulea x racemosa) [removed]
  106. Phlox paniculata 'Blue Paradise', Phlox Blue Paradise [died - overwatered]
  107. Phlox paniculata 'Volcano', Phlox Volcano [died - suffocated]
  108. Platycodon grandiflorus 'Double Blue", Double Blue Balloon Flower [died - overwatered]
  109. Plectranthus amboinicus 'Well Sweep Wedgewood', Green-Margined Cuban Oregano [lack of sun]
  110. Plukenetia volubilis, Sacha Inca [bored. ob, acidic rich]
  111. Plumeria rubra 'Madame Poni', Frangipani 'Madame Poni' [b 2]
  112. Plumeria rubra 'Siam Red', Frangipani [b 3, mid line on petals to ID]
  113. Plumeria rubra 'Violet Red', Frangipani 'Violet Red' [b 1]
  114. Psidium cattleianum, Strawberry Guava [back, small, green smooth small leaves, red skin red fruit, leaves fall easy]
  115. Pseudogynoxys chenopodioides, Mexican Flame Vine [suffocated]
  116. Psilanthus bengalensis, Paracoffea [bored, scent isn't all it's built up to be]
  117. Pteris cretica var. albolineata, White-striped Cretan Brake Fern [with Cyrtosperma 6; 3 empty each. PP, sold as P. 'Faurei'. Mainly white with green]
  118. Pteris ensiformis 'Evergemiensis', Silver Lace Fern [F, 2nd bubble]
  119. Rosmarinus officinalis, Rosemary [wind blew rain in drowning it]
  120. Rudbeckia hirta 'Solar Eclipse' [died]
  121. Sempervivum hirta borealis, Hens and Chicks [dried up]
  122. Spathodea campanulata, African Tuliptree [9, neighbour chopped down]
  123. Stephania venosa [name unresolved, Turtle Shell, sap blood red, rain. 1 male, 1 female]
  124. Stephanotis floribunda, Madagascar Jasmine [ob]
  125. Tacca chantrieri (vespertilio), Black Bat Flower [BO, Malay, ears horizontal]
  126. Tacca integrifolia (cristata), Bat Flower [PTR, ears purple green, upright together ruffled]
  127. Tacca integrifolia (cristata), White Bat Flower [F, ears white with purple, upright together ruffled]
  128. Tacca nivea Alba (name submitted; not recognized yet), White Bat Flower [two white straight up bunny ears, *whiskers white*, green in color at leaf petiole]
  129. Telosma cordata, Tonkin Jasmine, Tongkeng Vine [gave away]
  130. Thaumatophyllum spruceanum, [lack of sun, too wet. Fla, half circle, previously P. goeldii]
  131. Thunbergia mysorensis, Indian Clock Vine [2.5 years didn't bloom. 20160402]
  132. Typhonium roxburghii (or blumei), Dwarf Voodoo Lily [red velvet tri, gave. Rot & ants]
  133. Vallaris glabra, Bread Flower [gave away, pandan scent]
  134. Vitis, Grapevine Green [bored]
  135. Wisteria sinensis, Chinese Wisteria [b, 201804 bonsai]
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  1. Bauhinia aureifolia, Gold Leaf Bauhinia [copper silk leaves - Penang]
  2. Browneopsis ucayalina, Cruz Caspi [Wasn't spotted enough. ˇ, red splotched, give iron & epsom, cauliflorous, 201806]
  3. Brugmansia (var. our highland type possible (suaveolens x), Brugmansia Pink
  4. Brugmansia (var. our highland type), Brugmansia White
  5. Brugmansia (var. our highland type), Brugmansia Yellow
  6. Clerodendrum wallichii, Bridal Veil [bored]
  7. Gardenia tubifera, Golden Pinwheel Gardenia [bored. 6-9 petals; 9 rare]
  8. Gomphocarpus physocarpus, Balloonplant [covered in red spider mites; Cameron Highlands]
  9. Kigelia africana, Sausage Fruit Tree [Desa Park City]
  10. Lepisanthes alata (unresolved name), Cherry Terengganu [Desa Park City]