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.

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Search the United States Botanic Garden Living Collections Database

Enter latin name or common name

Search Tips:
Enter one or more words from the scientific or common name (excluding authorities or cultivar indicators eg. cv).

Entries can be either upper case or lower case.

Either * or ] can be used as wildcard characters at the end of any search values. For example to search for all values starting with Mag, enter

        mag*   or   mag]

Multiple search criteria should be separated by a comma.
For example to lookup only Clivia minata, enter:

      Clivia minata

To look up both Clivia minata and Camellia japonica, enter:

        Clivia minata, camellia japonica.

These data are extracted from the on-line Living Collections database, BG-BASE, and made available on the Web using the HTMLEXPORT software developed at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.