Tour Discovery Gardens:
Turf Display Garden

In the Turf Display you view an assortment of turf varieties for full sun and light shade, recommended for Central Florida.  Berms on either side of the brick walkway provide easy viewing of the small trees, shrubs and flowers that complement a lawn area.

Turf Display Inventory

Plant names followed by (- number) indicates multiple locations in the gardens

Common name Botanical Name
Aaron Caladium-1 Caladium bicolor 'Aaron'-1
Blue Plumbago Plumbago auriculata
Bridal Wreath Spiraea cantonensis
Burford Holly Ilex cornuta 'Burfordi'
Butterscotch Ruffles Day Lily Hemercallis 'Butterscotch Ruffles'
Candidum Caladium-1 Caladium bicolor 'Candidum'-1
Carlton Daffodil Narcissus 'Carlton'
Carolyn Wharton Caladium-1 Caladium bicolor 'Carolyn Wharton'-1
Chinese Privet-2 Ligustrum sinense-2
Evergreen Giant Liriope-3 Liriope muscari 'Evergreen Giant'-3
Fire Chief Caladium Caladium bicolor 'Fire Chief'
Glossy Abelia Abelia x Grandiflora
Glossy Privet Ligustrum lucidum
Golden Perfection Daffodil Narcissus 'Golden Perfection'
Harbor Dwarf Nandina Nandina domestica 'Harbor Dwarf'
Hawera Miniature Daffodil Narcissus 'Hawera'
Indian Hawthorne Rhapiolepis indica 'Alba'
Indian Sky Day Lily Hemercallis 'Indian Sky'
June Bride Caladium-1 Caladium bicolor 'June Bride'-1
Little Fat Dazzler Day Lily Hemercallis 'Little Fat Dazzler'
Little Gem Magnolia Magnolia grandiflora
Majestic Beauty Indian Hawthorne Rhapiolepis 'Majestic Beauty'
Natchez Crape Myrtle Lagerstroemia indica 'Natchez'
Pink Cloud Caladium-1 Caladium bicolor 'Pink Cloud'-1
Podocarpus Podocarpus macrophyllus
Scarborough Day Lily Hemercallis 'Col. Scarborough'
Silver Chimes Daffodil Narcissus Silver Chimes
Silverthorn Elaeagnus pungens
Standard Yaupon Ilex vomitoria
Tazetta Daffodil Narcissus canaliculatus
Tuskegee Crape Myrtle-1 Lagerstroemia indica 'Tuskegee'-1
Wax Myrtle-3 Myrica cerifera-3
Weeping Yaupon Ilex vomitoria 'Pendula'
White Queen Caladium-1 Caladium bicolor 'White Queen'-1
Wild Hyacinth 'Queen Fabiola' Triteleia laxa 'Queen Fabiola'


Garden Photos:

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Turf Display Pathway
Turf Display Garden

crape myrtile
Natchez Crape Myrtle

Dwarf Nandina
Dwarf Nandina



Indian Hawthorne
Indian Hawthorne


st augustine Grass
St. Augustine Grass

St. Augstine Grass
St. Augustine Grass