Welcome to the Alcatraz Florilegium Gallery

The Alcatraz Florilegium currently consists of 78 drawings and paintings documenting the plants of the Gardens of Alcatraz. The story of the gardens is a fascinating one and our members are pleased to be involved in this important project to document the plants.

There are a number of different types of plants depicted:

You can click on each of the images to see a larger version, and if the artist has a page in our Members’ Gallery, clicking on the button will take you the artist’s entry.

BULBS / CORMS
1 Barbara Ward
Chasmanthe floribunda
South African cornflag
watercolor 2013


2 Kristin Jakob
Moraea collina
Cape tulip
watercolor 2013


3 Judy Paris
Muscari armeniacum
grape hyacinth
watercolor 2013
4 Martha McClaren
Narcissus papyraceus
paperwhite
watercolor 2015
15-7 McClaren
5 Lee McCaffree
Narcissus ‘Delibes’
watercolor 2015


15-16 McCaffree
TREE / SHRUB
6 Cynthia Byrne-Margetts
Athanasia parviflora
golden coulter bush
watercolor 2014
14-12 Bryne-Magretts
7 Kaye Herbranson
Cistus x pulverulentus ‘Sunset’
rockrose
watercolor 2015
15-2 Herbranson
8 Kaye Herbranson
Cotoneaster species
watercolor 2013
9 Kathy Kleinsteiber
Cupressus macrocarpa
Monterey cypress
watercolor 2013


10 Sally Petru
Echium candicans
pride of Madeira
watercolor 2013


11 Dayna Ramlan
Eucalyptus globulus
eucalyptus, blue gum tree
watercolor 2014
14-9 Ramlan
12 Danny Swanson
Ficus carica
fig
watercolor 2014


14-3 Swanson
13 Jean Johnston
Frangula (Rhamnus) californica
coffeeberry
watercolor 2014
14-4 Johnson
14 Kelly Darpinian
Hebe cultivar
hebe
colored pencil 2014
14-1 Darpinian
15 Andrea Reichert
Leptospermum laevigatum
Australian tea tree
watercolor 2013
07 Reichert
16 Vi Strain
Lupinus arboreus
bush lupine
colored pencil 2013


17 Julie Allecta
Metrosideros excelsa
New Zealand Christmas tree
watercolor 2015


15-17 Allecta
18 Elaine Jek
Pyracantha coccinea
firethorn
watercolor 2015
15-10 Jek
19 Betsy Eisenberg
Solanum marginatum
nightshade
watercolor 2013
20 Elaine Jek
Solanum marginatum
nightshade
watercolor 2014

14-13 Jek

PERENNIALS / HERBACEOUS
21 Moreland Whitbeck
Acanthus mollis
bear’s breeches
watercolor 2013
10 Whitbeck
22 Nancy Wheeler Klippert
Acanthus mollis
bear’s breeches
colored pencil 2013


23 Suzanne Oldfield
Agapanthus orientalis
lily of the Nile
watercolor 2014
14-10 Oldfield
24 Victoria Kochergin
Aquilegia cultivar
columbine
colored pencil 2013


25 Lee McCaffree
Cymbalaria muralis
Kenilworth ivy
watercolor 2013


26 Mary Gilardi
Cynara scolymus
artichoke
watercolor 2013
27 Eliza Jewett
Epilobium canum/Zauschneria californica
California fuchsia
watercolor 2015


15-4 Jewett
28 Susan Hill-McEntee
Digitalis purpurea ‘Camelot Rose’
foxglove
watercolor 2015
15-12 Hill-McEntee
29 Elaine Jek
Erigeron glaucus
seaside daisy
watercolor 2013
30 Tina Locke
Eschscholzia californica
California poppy
watercolor 2013


31 Laura Sawczuk
Fuchsia denticulata
watercolor 2013
32 Lyn Dahl
Fuchsia ‘Rose of Castile’
watercolor 2013
33 Mary Harden
Fuchsia magellanica
fuchsia
watercolor 2015


15-6 Harden
34 Andrea Wolf
Hedera helix
English ivy
colored pencil 2015
15-15 Wolf
35 Martha McClaren
Heuchera maxima
Island alum root
watercolor 2013
36 Lynn Randelman
Iris x hollandica ‘Sapphire Beauty’
watercolor 2013
37 Susan Hill-McEntee
Iris (various bearded)
standard bearded iris (blue)
watercolor 2014
14-5 Hill-McEntee
38 Catherine Dellor
Iris ‘King’s Ransom’
standard bearded iris
watercolor 2015


15-13 Dellor
39 Ruth Cox
Kniphofia uvaria
red hot poker
watercolor 2014
14-2 Cox
40 Ruth Cox
Limonium perezii
statice
watercolor 2015
15-1 Cox
41 Lisa Sharafian
Lonicera japonica
Japanese honeysuckle
watercolor 2013
42 Andrea Reichert
Matthiola incana
stock
watercolor 2014
14-14 Reichert
43 Andrea Reichert
Nicotiana alata
flowering tobacco
watercolor 2015
15-18 Reichert
44 Allison Walker
Oenothera berlandieri
Mexican evening primrose
colored pencil 2013
24 Walker
45 Svetlana Tkachenko
Osteospermum fruticosum
colored pencil 2013
46 Linda Kam
Pelargonium ‘Apricot’
watercolor 2013


47 Mary Gilardi
Pelargonium ‘Brilliant’
pelargonium
watercolor 2015
15-9 Gilardi
48 Joyce Nelson
Pelargonium quercifolium
watercolor 2013
27 Nelson
49 Pria Graves
Pelargonium x domesticum ‘Mrs. Langtry’
watercolor 2013


50 Connie Van Ness
Pelargonium x domesticum ‘Prince Bismarck’
colored pencil 2013
29 Van Ness
51 Catherine Dellor
Pelargonium x domesticum ‘San Antonio’
watercolor 2013


52 Diana Treter
Pentagramma triangularis
goldback fern
watercolor 2013
53 Amber Turner
Phlomis fruticosa
Jerusalem sage
watercolor 2013
54 Martha Bennett
Polypodium californicum
California polypody
watercolor 2013
55 Helen Hasselman
Polypodium scouleri
leather fern
watercolor 2013
56 Susan Hill McEntee
Polystichum munitum
western sword fern
watercolor 2013
57 Victoria Kochergin
Ranuculus cultivar
ranunculus
colored pencil 2014
14-6 Kochergin
58 Jane Kraft
Romneya coulteri
matilija poppy
watercolor 2013
59 Nina Antze
Salvia clevelandii ‘Winifred Gilman’
colored pencil 2013


60 Elaine Shelby
Salvia leucantha
Mexican sage
watercolor 2013
61 Ann Marie Lundy
Salvia ‘Waverly’
‘Waverly’salvia
colored pencil 2014
14-7 Lundy
62 Bonnie Bonner
Tropaeolum majus
nasturtium
watercolor 2013


23 Bonnie
63 Margi Connelly
Vinca major
greater periwinkle
watercolor 2013
13x19 enrtada natural
SUCCULENTS
64 Linda Wendt
Aeonium arboreum
green aeonium
graphite 2015
15-5 Wendt
65 Betsy Chovanes
Aeonium arboreum ‘Zwartkop’
black rose, purple aeonium
watercolor 2015
15-3 Chovanes
66 Linda Kam
Aeonium cuneatum
aeonium
watercolor 2015


15-11 Kam
67 Amber Turner
Cotyledon orbiculata (gray form)
pig’s ear
watercolor 2015
15-19 Turner
68 Joanne Page
Crassula ovata
jade plant
colored pencil 2013
69 Elizabeth Peyton
Echeveria pulvinata
colored pencil 2013


70 Katherine Rudebusch
Sedum praealtum
sedum
watercolor 2014
14-8 Rudebusch
ROSES
71 Catherine Watters
Rosa ‘Bardou Job’
rose
watercolor 2013


41 Watters
72 Sally Petru
Rosa ‘Blaze’
rose
watercolor 2015


15-14 Petru
73 Maria Cecilia Freeman
Rosa ‘Félicité & Perpétue’
rose
watercolor 2013

42 Freeman
74 Leah Kaizer
Rosa ‘Gardenia’
rose
watercolor 2013
75 Martha McClaren
Rosa ‘General MacArthur’
rose
watercolor 2015
15-8 McClaren
76 Carol Varian
Rosa ‘Jacques Amiot’
rose
watercolor 2013

77 Nadia LeBon
Rosa ‘Russelliana’
rose
watercolor 2013


78 Lyn Dahl
Rosa ‘Russelliana’
rose
watercolor 2014
14-11 Dahl

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