Blossoms Around Town

 


Species in bloom

  • Nelumbo nucifera

    Nelumbo nucifera

    Suggested location of appreciation: Shing Mun Valley Park

  • Nelumbo nucifera

    Nelumbo nucifera

    Suggested location of appreciation: Shing Mun Valley Park

  • Nelumbo nucifera

    Nelumbo nucifera

    Suggested location of appreciation: Shing Mun Valley Park

Common Flowering Trees in Spring (March to May) (Album)

Bauhinia variegata var. candida Tabebuia chrysantha Crateva unilocularis
Species
Common Name
Colour of Flowers
Suggested Locations of Appreciation
Acacia confusa Taiwan Acacia Yellow Chung Hom Kok Park, King's Park Rest Garden, Kowloon Tsai Park, Tuen Mun Park
Bauhinia variegata Camel's Foot Tree Pink Hong Kong Velodrome Park, Kai Tak Cruise Terminal Park, Sha Tin Park
Bauhinia variegata var. candida White Bauhinia White Hong Kong Velodrome Park, Wai Yip Street/Sheung Yee Road Sitting Out Area
Bombax ceiba Tree Cotton Red, Orange-red Lei Yue Mun Park, Lung Cheung Road Park, Tai Hang Tung Recreation Ground
Callistemon viminalis Tall Bottle-brush Red Aberdeen Promenade, Sha Tin Park, Victoria Park, Tai Po Waterfront Park
Crateva unilocularis Spider Tree White, Yellow Man Tung Road Roadside Amenity Plot, Morse Park, Prince Edward Road West Pavement Trees, Sai Chuen Road Pavement Trees, Tai Po Waterfront Park, Tin Shui Wai Park
Jacaranda mimosifolia Jacaranda Purple, Light purple Ma On Shan Recreation Ground, Sha Tin Park, Tung Chung North Park, Victoria Park
Magnolia grandiflora Bull Bay White Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens, Kowloon Walled City Park, Sha Tin Park
Melia azedarach China-berry Pale purple Morse Park, Victoria Park
Spathodea campanulata African Tulip Tree Orange-red Ap Lei Chau Waterfront  Promenade, Man Tung Road Park, Victoria Park
Tabebuia chrysantha Yellow Pui Yellow Aberdeen Promenade, Kai Tak Cruise Terminal Park, Kowloon Bay Park, Nam Cheong Park
Tabebuia rosea Pink Trumpet Tree Pink Chung Yee Street Garden, Nam Cheong Park
Yulania x soulangeana Saucer Magnolia White, Purple Sha Tin Park

 

Common Flowering Trees in Summer (June to August)  (Album)  

Cassia fistula Delonix regia Elaeocarpus hainanensis
Species
Common Name
Colour of Flowers
Suggested Locations of Appreciation
Cassia fistula
Golden-shower Yellow Kowloon Park, Sha Tin Park, Sun Yat Sen Memorial Park
Delonix regia
Flame Tree Red South Bay Beach, Tuen Mun Park, Victoria Park
Elaeocarpus hainanensis
Hainan Elaeocarpus White Choi Hung Road Playground, Hong Kong Park, Tsuen Wan Park
Koelreuteria bipinnata
Golden Rain Tree Yellow Carpenter Road Park, Ma On Shan Park, Lai Chi Kok Park
Lagerstroemia speciosa
Queen Crape Myrtle Purple Ap Lei Chau Waterfront Promenade, Big Wave Bay Picnic Area, Cherry Street Park, Kowloon Park, Sha Tin Park, Tai Po Waterfront Park, Waterfall Bay Park
Plumeria rubra 
Frangipani White, Red Aberdeen Promenade, Admiralty Garden, Kai Tak Cruise Terminal Park, Quarry Bay Park, Tai Po Waterfront Park
Schima superba*
Schima White Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens, Sha Tin Park, Tai Po Waterfront Park

 

Common Flowering Trees in Autumn and Winter (Sept to Feb) (Album)

Bauhinia x blakeana Melaleuca cajuputi subsp. cumingiana Bauhinia purpurea
Species
Common Name
Colour of Flowers
Suggested Locations of Appreciation
Bauhinia purpurea Purple Camel's Foot Pink Chai Wan Park, Hong Kong Park, Sha Tin Park
Bauhinia x blakeana* Hong Kong Orchid Tree Purplish-red Kowloon Tsai Park, Quarry Bay Park, Tai Po Waterfront Park
Erythrina speciosa Ivory Coral Tree Red Cherry Street Park, Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens
Melaleuca cajuputi subsp. cumingiana Paper-bark Tree White Aberdeen Promenade, Statue Square Gardens, Sun Yat Sen Memorial Park

 

Special Ornamental Species (Album)

Brownea grandiceps Chorisia speciosa Saraca dives
Species
Common Name
Colour of Flowers
Flowering Period
Suggested Locations of Appreciation
Brownea grandiceps
Rose of Venezuela Red April to May Hong Kong Park, Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens, Tai Po Waterfront Park
Chorisia speciosa
Floss Silk Tree Pink October to February Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens, Tsing Tin Playground
Lysidice rhodostegia Lysidice White, Purple June to August Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens, Tai Po Waterfront Park
Prunus campanulata
Bellflower Cherry Pink March to April Hong Kong Velodrome Park
Prunus incisa Fuji Cherry Pink March to April Quarry Bay Park
Prunus mume Flowering Apricot Pink February to March Kowloon Park
Rhodoleia championii* Rhodoleia Red March to April Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens, Lok Kwan Street Park, Lok Ma Chau Garden, Lung Cheung Road Park, North District Park
Saraca dives Common Saraca Yellow, Orange-red January to April Ap Lei Chau Park, Ap Lei Chau Waterfront Promenade, Cherry Street Park, Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens, Muk Lun Street Playground, Tai Po Waterfront Park, Yuen Long Park

* Native species

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