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Teaching Collection

An important asset of the Life Science greenhouse is our collection of plants, used as teaching resources.

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Teaching Collection Additions

Faculty can request the addition of plant material to the Life Science teaching collection. Faculty must provide the plant material after filling out the following form and receiving a confirmation email.

Temperate/Coastal

Alii Ficus

September 16, 2021 04:31 PM
Ficus binnendijkii 'Alii'

Arrowhead Vine

August 24, 2020 06:45 PM
Syngonium podophyllum

Banyan Tree

September 14, 2021 03:28 PM
Ficus benghalensis

Banyan Tree Variety

September 14, 2021 03:32 PM
Ficus benghalensis 'variety'

Bay Leaf

September 16, 2021 04:34 PM
Laurus nobilis

Birds Nest Fern

September 13, 2021 09:52 PM
Asplenium nidus

Boston Fern

August 24, 2020 07:47 PM
Nephrolepis exaltata

Carob Tree

September 16, 2021 04:40 PM
Ceratonia siliqua

Dove's Foot Geranium

August 24, 2020 06:42 PM
Geranium molle

Dwarf Bamboo

September 16, 2021 04:37 PM
Pleioblastus pygmaea

Edible Fig

September 16, 2021 04:49 PM
Ficus carica

Emerald Ripple Peperomia

August 20, 2020 09:13 AM
Peperomia caperata

Fern

September 13, 2021 09:37 PM
Nephrolepis sp.

Foxtail Fern

August 24, 2020 07:51 PM
Asparagus aethiopicus

Golden Polypody

September 14, 2021 02:59 PM
Phlebodium aureum

Goldfish Plant

August 24, 2020 07:26 PM
Columnea gloriosa

Green Emerald Ficus

September 14, 2021 03:36 PM
Ficus microcarpa

Greenbrier

September 16, 2021 04:33 PM
Smilax sp.

House Holly Fern

September 14, 2021 02:56 PM
Crytomium falcatum

Hoya

August 24, 2020 07:38 PM
Hoya carnosa

Japanese Sedge

August 24, 2020 06:37 PM
Carex morrowii 'evergold'

Kaffir/Bush Lilly

September 14, 2021 03:19 PM
Clivia miniata

Laceleaf English Ivy

August 24, 2020 07:15 PM
Hedra helix

Lemon Button Fern

September 13, 2021 09:54 PM
Nephrolepis cordifolia 'Duffii'

Ming Aralia

August 24, 2020 08:23 PM
Polyscias fruticosa

Moon Valley Pilea

August 24, 2020 06:34 PM
Pilea mollis

Muchiko Dracena

August 24, 2020 07:45 PM
Dracena muchiko

Norfolk Island Pine

September 13, 2021 08:17 PM
Araucaria heterophylla

Paper Plant

September 16, 2021 04:43 PM
Fatsia japonica

Philodendron

August 24, 2020 06:59 PM
Philodendron spp.

Plate Fern

September 13, 2021 09:46 PM
Microlepia platyphylla

Purple Heart

August 24, 2020 08:15 PM
Tradescantia pallida

Red Leea

September 14, 2021 03:15 PM
Leea coccinea

Rex Begonia

September 14, 2021 03:03 PM
Begonia sp.

Spurflowers

September 16, 2021 04:24 PM
Plectranthus sp.

Squirrel's-Foot Fern

September 13, 2021 09:33 PM
Davallia bullata

Sword Fern

September 13, 2021 08:45 PM
Nephrolepsis cordifolia

Trailing Selaginella

August 24, 2020 07:21 PM
Selaginella kraussiana 'Aurea'

Wandering 'Dude'

August 24, 2020 08:10 PM
Tradescantia zebrina

Watermelon Peperomia

August 24, 2020 06:30 PM
Peperomia argyreia

Weeping Fig Tree

September 14, 2021 03:26 PM
Ficus benjamina 'Variegata'

Whisk Fern

August 24, 2020 07:58 PM
Psilotum nudum

Zebra Plant

August 24, 2020 07:32 PM
Geoppertia zebrina
Desert Plants

Desert Fig

August 24, 2020 06:53 PM
Ficus brandegeei
Tropical Plants

African Tuliptree

August 31, 2021 03:28 PM
Spathodea campanulata

Anthurium

August 25, 2021 11:27 AM
Anthurium sp.

Anthurium magnificum

August 25, 2021 11:42 AM
Anthurium magnificum

Areca Palm

August 31, 2021 03:30 PM
Areca catechu

Arrowhead Plant

August 25, 2021 08:46 PM
Syngonium podophyllum

Banana

August 27, 2021 01:22 PM
Musa

Bird of Paradise

August 24, 2021 05:23 PM
Strelitzia reginae

Bird's Nest Snake Plant

August 24, 2021 06:10 PM
Sansevieria Hahnii

Blushing Philodendron

August 24, 2020 07:04 PM
Philodendron erubescens

Bromeliad

August 24, 2021 07:13 PM
Bromeliaceae Aechmea sp.

Bromeliad 'Candy Bloom'

August 24, 2021 07:44 PM
Portea 'Candy'

Bromeliad 'Domino'

August 24, 2021 06:53 PM
Neoregelia 'Domino' (hyb. chlorosticta x pauciflora)

Bromeliad 'Pink Powder'

August 24, 2021 06:59 PM
Neoregelia 'Pink Powder' (hyb. (carolinae variegated "red" x Fireball) x Red Waif)

Bromeliad Tillandsia

August 24, 2021 07:49 PM
Tillandsia anceps

Buddhist Pine

August 24, 2020 07:42 PM
Podocarpus macrophyllus

Butcher's Broom

August 24, 2021 01:15 PM
Ruscus hypophyllum

camellia

August 25, 2021 11:44 AM
Camellia japonica

Cattleya Orchid

August 31, 2021 02:33 PM
Cattleya libitata

Chinese Evergreen

August 24, 2020 08:13 PM
Aglaonema commutatum

Chinese Fan Palm

August 24, 2021 05:14 PM
Livistona chinensis

Citrus

August 31, 2021 12:18 PM
Citrus sp.

Citrus Meyer Plant

August 31, 2021 12:13 PM
Citrus x meyeri

Clamshell Orchid

August 31, 2021 12:45 PM
Prosthechea cochleata

Copperleaf

August 25, 2021 07:14 PM
Acalypha wilkesiana

Croton

August 27, 2021 01:24 PM
Codiaeum variegatum

Dinner Plate Aralia

August 31, 2021 05:24 PM
Polyscias balfouriana

Dumb cane

August 25, 2021 11:49 AM
Dieffenbachia

False Impatiens

August 24, 2021 04:32 PM
Impatiens capensis

Fiddle Leaf Fig

August 31, 2021 03:26 PM
Ficus lyrata

Fire Star Orchid

August 31, 2021 02:29 PM
Epidendrum radicans

Giant Philodendron

August 25, 2021 08:45 PM
Philodendron giganteum

Giant Spathiphyllum

August 25, 2021 11:20 AM
Spathiphyllum floribundum

Giant White Bird of Paradise

August 31, 2021 05:32 PM
Strelitzia nicolai

Ginger

August 31, 2021 12:00 PM
Zingiber sp.

Golden Pothos

August 31, 2021 02:53 PM
Epipremnum aureum

Green African Milk Bush

August 31, 2021 05:34 PM
Euphorbia bicompacta

Hairy Philodendron

August 24, 2020 06:56 PM
Philodendron squamiferum

Heartleaf Philodendron

August 24, 2020 07:30 PM
Philodendron hederaceum

Kentia Palm

August 24, 2021 04:35 PM
Howeia forteriana

Large Arrowhead

August 25, 2021 08:22 PM
Syngonium sp.

Lily of the Nile

August 24, 2021 04:22 PM
Agapanthus

Maidenhair Vine

August 31, 2021 03:24 PM
Muehlenbeckia complexa

Mango

August 31, 2021 12:22 PM
Mangifera sp.

Monstera Deliciosa 'Wrinkle'

August 25, 2021 08:56 PM
Monstera borsigiana

Neon Pothos

August 31, 2021 02:50 PM
Epipremnum aureum 'Neon'

New Guinea Impatiens

August 24, 2021 02:02 PM
Impatiens hawkeri

Njoy Pothos

August 31, 2021 03:07 PM
Epipremnum pinnatum

Noni

August 24, 2021 04:27 PM
Morinda citrifolia

Orchid

August 31, 2021 12:48 PM
Phalaenopsis

Orchid 'Dancing Lady'

August 31, 2021 02:36 PM
Oncidium spp.

Orchid 'Noble Dendrobium'

August 31, 2021 12:52 PM
Dendrobium nobile

Orchid Cactus

August 31, 2021 03:22 PM
Epiphyllum

Parlor Palm

August 24, 2021 04:34 PM
Chamaedorea elegans

Peace Lily

August 25, 2021 11:25 AM
Spathiphyllum sp.

Philodendron 'Winterbourn'

August 31, 2021 12:41 PM
Philodendron xanadu

Philodendron (Burgundy Princess)

August 25, 2021 08:26 PM
Philodendron erubescens

Philodendron (Imperial Red)

August 25, 2021 08:21 PM
Philodendron x erubescens 'imperial red'

Philodendron (Moonlight)

August 25, 2021 08:17 PM
Philodendron x hybrida 'moonlight'

Philodendron (Painted Lady)

August 25, 2021 08:11 PM
Erubescens 'Burgundy' x erubescens 'Emerald queen'

Philodendron Green Congo

August 25, 2021 08:43 PM
Philodendron 'congo'

Philodendron Red Emerald

August 25, 2021 08:29 PM
Philodendron sp.

Philodendron Squamiferum

August 25, 2021 08:31 PM
Philodendron squamiferum

Pitcher Plant

August 23, 2021 02:04 PM
Nepenthes

Plumeria

August 31, 2021 12:27 PM
Plumeria rubra

Prayer Plant

August 27, 2021 01:28 PM
Maranta leuconeura

Rubber Fig 'Variegated'

August 25, 2021 11:23 AM
Ficus elastica

Satin Pothos

August 31, 2021 02:59 PM
Scindapsus pictus

Sugar Cane

August 27, 2021 01:16 PM
Saccharum officinarum

Swiss Cheese Plant

August 25, 2021 08:48 PM
Monstera deliciosa

Swiss Cheese Vine

August 24, 2020 07:23 PM
Monstera adansonii

Taro

August 25, 2021 07:21 PM
Colocasia

Tropical Bromeliad

August 24, 2021 07:04 PM
Bromeliaceae Guzmania sp.

Variegated Snake Plant

August 24, 2021 05:26 PM
Sansevieria trifasciata 'Laurentii'

Variegated Sun Bromeliad

August 24, 2021 07:33 PM
Aechmea blanchetiana variegata

White Snake Plant

August 24, 2021 06:20 PM
Sansevieria trifasciata 'Bantel's Sensation"