Schedule Change

On Friday, September 19, the U.S. Botanic Garden's outdoor National Garden will close early at 5 p.m. It will reopen for regularly scheduled hours on Saturday, September 20 at 10 a.m.

Firecracker Bush

Plant Botanical Name: 
Bouvardia ternifolia
USBG Plant Location: 
Bartholdi Park
Sunlight: 
Full sun to part sun
Plant Moisture Requirements: 
Dry soils in winter is the key to survival in the garden