Special Hours

The U.S. Botanic Garden Conservatory will close at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, December 6, due to an official government function. The Conservatory will return to normal hours December 7.

Lobblolly Bay

Plant Botanical Name: 
Gordonia lasianthus
USBG Plant Location: 
Conservatory
Not in Bloom
Conservatory Room Location: 
Southern Exposure
Sunlight: 
Full sun to part sun
Plant Soil Type: 
Moist, but well drained
Plant Moisture Requirements: 
Does not tolerate drought