Today i will share some more flowers from lawrence gardens lahore. These are Kachnar,Candytuft,gladiolus flowers. This one is a small tree, having white flowers in the spring. Not sure about the ID yet. Photo taken in lawrence gardens lahore.
Candytuft with botanic name Iberis blooming in lawrence garden. Planted in masses, stunning flowers.
Bauhinia purpurea with local name kachnar. A street tree in lahore, pakistan. Blooms not only in spring but also in fall sometimes. There are many other bauhinia species growing in lahore including some vines. Perhaps a post specific to Bauhinia is due on me.
The enchanting fragrance and exquisite blooms of freesia. Although these are modern freesia hybird, fragrance is still intense. Watch for my next post of growing freesia in hot climates. Blooming. happily on my terrace in clay pots. They naturalize here in lahore
Chrysanthemum tricolor with synonym Ismelia carinata and common name painted daisy. Local name desi gendi. Comes in many shades of tricolor.
Another beautiful tree from lawrence garden. Will update the ID soon.
This is some variant of jasmine. Not fragrant though. The masses of flowers put a brilliant show in many months of the year.
Gladiolus, grown from bulbs in fall. It has potential to be a perennial in warm climate as ours. Comes in many shades. Top bouquet flower.
This is some jasmine shrub blooming happily in model town park lahore. Not fragrant though.