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Fort Tryon Park – The Flower Capital of Manhattan posters are now available, with over 1,000 flower, park landscape and wildlife photos.

Over 800 flower varieties bloom in Fort Tryon Park, in Upper Manhattan, New York City. Flower images are organized chronologically.

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Crocus

Crocus

Crocus

Crocus – C. chrysanthus

Crocus – C. chrysanthus

Crocus – C. chrysanthus

Crocus – C. vernus 'Pickwick'

Crocus

Crocus

Crocus

Crocus

Crocus

Crocus – C. chrysanthus 'Cream Beauty'

Crocus – C. vernus 'Vanguard'

Crocus – C. tommasinianus

Crocus – C. tommasinianus

Crocus

Crocus

Crocus

Crocus

Crocus – C. tommasinianus 'Lilac Beauty'

Crocus & Daffodil

Dwarf Iris – Iris histriodes 'George'

Dwarf Iris – Iris histriodes 'Katharine Hodgkin'

Dwarf Iris – Iris histriodes

Dwarf Iris – Iris histriodes

Dwarf Crested Iris – Iris histriodes

Dwarf Iris – Iris histriodes

Dwarf Iris – Iris reticulata 'Springtime'

Dwarf Iris – Iris reticulata 'Springtime'

Dwarf Crested Iris – Iris histriodes

Dwarf Iris – Iris histriodes

Dwarf Iris – Iris histriodes

Pieris japonica – P. 'Dorothy Wyckoff'

Pieris japonica

Pieris japonica

Pieris japonica

Chickweed – Stellaria media

Glory of the Snow – Chionodoxa forbesii

Glory of the Snow – Chionodoxa forbesii

Glory of the Snow – Chionodoxa forbesii

Glory of the Snow – Chionodoxa forbesii

Siberian Squill – Scilla siberica

Striped Squill – Puschkinia scilloides libanotica

White Squill – Puschkinia scilloides libanotica 'Alba" (not to be confused with Giant White Squill, world's largest flowering bulb)

Squill – Scilla bifolia 'Rosea'

Buttercup Winterhazel – Corylopsis pauciflora

Buttercup Winterhazel – Corylopsis pauciflora

Chinese Winterhazel – Corylopsis sinensis

Chinese Winterhazel – Corylopsis sinensis


Chestnut Oak

Cornelian Cherry – Cornus Mas

Norway Maple

Norway Maple





Ferny Corydalis – C. cheilanthifolia

Ferny Corydalis – C. cheilanthifolia

Ferny Corydalis – C. cheilanthifolia

Pasque Flower – Anemone pulsatilla or Pulsatilla vulgaris

Pasque Flower – Anemone pulsatilla or Pulsatilla vulgaris

Pasque Flower – Anemone pulsatilla or Pulsatilla vulgaris

Pasque Flower – Anemone pulsatilla or Pulsatilla vulgaris

Border Forsythia – Forsythia x intermedia

Forsythia viridissima

Forsythia intermedia & Forsythia viridissima

Stinking Hellebore – Helleborus foetidus

Stinking Hellebore – Helleborus foetidus

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis H. x nigercors

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

Lenten Rose – Helleborus orientalis

White Rock Cress – Arabis caucasica

Purple Rock cress – Aubrietia 'Whitewell Gem'

Purple Rock Cress – Aubrietia 'Whitewell Gem'

Purple Rock Cress – Aubrietia 'Whitewell Gem'

Common Lilac – Syringa vulgaris

Grape Hyacinth – Muscari botryoides

Grape Hyacinth – Muscari botryoides

Grape Hyacinth – Muscari botryoides

Grape Hyacinth – Muscari botryoides

Grape Hyacinth – Muscari armeniacum 'Blue Spike'

Grape Hyacinth – Muscari

Grape Hyacinth & Barrenwort

Hyacinth – Hyacinthus orientalis

Hyacinth – Hyacinthus orientalis

Hyacinth – Hyacinthus orientalis

Hyacinth – Hyacinthus orientalis

Hyacinth – Hyacinthus orientalis

Hyacinth – Hyacinthus orientalis

Hyacinth – Hyacinthus orientalis

Wood Hyacinth – Hyacinthoides hispanica

Wood Hyacinth – Hyacinthoides hispanica

Wood Hyacinth – Hyacinthoides hispanica

Lesser Celandine – Ranunculus ficaria

Lesser Celandine – Ranunculus ficaria

Creeping Buttercup – Ranunculus repens

Creeping Buttercup – Ranunculus repens

Mahonia

Mahonia

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil – Narcissus 'Fortissimo'

Daffodil – Narcissus 'Fortissimo'

Daffodil – Narcissus 'Fortissimo'

Daffodil –

Daffodil – Narcissus 'Mondragon'

Daffodil – Narcissus 'Accent'

Daffodil

Daffodil – Narcissus 'Ice Follies'

Daffodil – Narcissus 'Ice Follies'

Daffodil – Narcissus poeticus 'Actaea'

Daffodil – Narcissus poeticus 'Actaea'

Daffodil – Narcissus poeticus

Daffodil – Narcissus poeticus

Daffodil

Daffodil – Narcissus 'Cassata'

Daffodil – Narcissus 'Cassata'

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil – Narcissus 'Cheerfulness'

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Daffodil

Miniature Daffodil

Miniature Daffodil

Miniature Daffodil

Miniature Daffodil – Narcissus 'Little Gem'

Miniature Daffodil – Narcissus

Miniature Daffodil – Narcissus cyclamineus 'Minnow'

Miniature Daffodil – Narcissus cyclamineus

Miniature Daffodil

Daffodil – Narcissus bulbocodium 'Golden Bells'

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Yoshino Cherry – Prunus x subhirtella

Yoshino Cherry – Prunus x subhirtella

Yoshino Cherry – Prunus x subhirtella

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Weeping Higan Cherry – Prunus subhirtella 'Pendula'

Weeping Higan Cherry – Prunus subhirtella 'Pendula'

Weeping Higan Cherry – Prunus subhirtella 'Pendula'

Weeping Higan Cherry – Prunus subhirtella 'Pendula'

Weeping Higan Cherry – Prunus subhirtella 'Pendula'

Magnolia – M. virginiana

Star Magnolia – Magnolia stellata

Star Magnolia – Magnolia stellata

Magnolia

Magnolia – Magnolia x soulangeana cv.

Magnolia – Magnolia x soulangeana cv.

Magnolia – Magnolia x soulangeana cv.

Magnolia – Magnolia x soulangeana cv.

Magnolia

Magnolia

Magnolia – M. virginiana

Magnolia

Magnolia

Magnolia

Star Flower – Ipheion uniflorum 'Wisley Blue'

Starflower – Ipheion uniflorum 'Wisley Blue'

Starflower – Ipheion uniflorum 'Wisley Blue'

Star Flower – Ipheion uniflorum

Spring Snowflake – Leucojum aestivum 'Gravetye Giant'

Spring Snowflake – Leucojum aestivum 'Gravetye Giant'

Spring Snowflake – Leucojum vernum

Dandelion – Taraxacum officinale

Siberian Bugloss – Brunnera macrophylla

Siberian Bugloss – Brunnera macrophylla

Guinea Hen Flower – Fritillaria meleagris

White Guinea Hen Flower – Fritillaria meleagris 'Alba'

White Guinea Hen Flower – Fritillaria meleagris 'Alba'

White Guinea Hen Flower – Fritillaria meleagris 'Alba'

Fritillaria –

Snake's Head Iris – Hermodactylus tuberosa

Snake's Head Iris – Hermodactylus tuberosa

Violet

Violet

Labrador Violet – Viola labradorica 'Purpurea'

Oregon Grape – Mahonia aquifolium

Oregon Grape – Mahonia aquifolium

Oregon Grape – Mahonia aquifolium 'Orange Flame'

Japanese Spurge – Pachysandra terminalis

Korean Sweetbox – Sarcococca hookeriana var. humilis

Korean Sweetbox – Sarcococca hookeriana var. humilis

Korean Sweetbox – Sarcococca hookeriana var. humilis

Periwinkle – Vinca Minor

Dwarf Fothergilla – F. gardenii

Dwarf Fothergilla – F. gardenii

Azalea – Azalea spp.

Azalea – Azalea mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'

Azalea – Azalea mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'

Basket of Gold – Aurinia saxatilis

Basket of Gold – Aurinia saxatilis

Moss Phlox – Phlox subulata

Moss Phlox – Phlox subulata 'Fort Hill'

Moss Phlox – Phlox subulata 'Fort Hill'

Moss Phlox – Phlox subulata

Moss Phlox – Phlox subulata

Moss Phlox – Phlox subulata 'Emerald Blue'

Moss Phlox – Phlox subulata

Moss Phlox – Phlox subulata

Moss Phlox – Phlox subulata

Moss Phlox, Dandelion, Grape Hyacinth

Brassicaceae

Serviceberry - Shadbush – Amelanchier arborea

Serviceberry - Shadbush – Amelanchier arborea

Dutchman's Breeches – Dicentra cucullaria


Henbit – Lamium amplexicaule

Henbit – Lamium amplexicaule

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Cherry – Prunus spp.

Kwanzan Flowering Cherry – Prunus serrulata 'Kwanzan'

Kwanzan Flowering Cherry – Prunus serrulata 'Kwanzan'

Kwanzan Flowering Cherry – Prunus serrulata 'Kwanzan'

Korean Spice Viburnum – V. carlesii

Korean Spice Viburnum – V. carlesii

Viburnum

Jetbead – Rhodotypos scandens

Jetbead – Rhodotypos scandens

Eastern Redbud – Cercis canadensis

Eastern Redbud – Cercis canadensis

Eastern Redbud – Cercis canadensis

Eastern Redbud – Cercis canadensis

Eastern Redbud – Cercis canadensis

Eastern Redbud – Cercis canadensis

Bluebell – Mertensia virginica

Candytuft – Iberis sempervirens 'Alexander's White'



Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Pansy – Viola wittrockiana

Johnny Jump-Up – Viola tricolor

Johnny Jump-Up – Viola tricolor

Johnny Jump-Up – Viola tricolor

Lungwort – Pulmonaria 'Azurea'

Lungwort – Pulmonaria 'Azurea'

Common Bearberry – Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

Villous Cinquefoil – Potentilla villosa

Norway Maple – Acer platanoides

Bleeding Heart – Dicentra spectabilis

Bleeding Heart – Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba'

Bleeding Heart – Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba'

Wild Bleeding Heart – Dicentra eximia

Wild Bleeding Heart – Dicentra eximia

Wild Bleeding Heart – Dicentra eximia

Trout Lily – Erythronium dens-canis 'Kondo'

Pigsqueak – Bergenia cordifolia 'Bressingham Ruby'

Pigsqueak – Bergenia cordifolia 'Bressingham Ruby'

Pigsqueak – Bergenia cordifolia 'Bressingham Ruby'

Tulip – Tulipa 'Ancilla'

Tulip – Tulipa 'Ancilla'

Tulip

Heather and Lady Jane Tulip

Tulip – Tulipa clusiana 'Lady Jane'

Tulip – Tulipa clusiana 'Lady Jane'

Tulip – Tulipa clusiana 'Lady Jane'

Tulip – Tulipa clusiana 'Lady Jane'

Tulip – Tulipa clusiana 'Lady Jane'

Tulip – Tulipa 'Apeldorn'

Tulip – Tulipa 'Golden Apeldorn'

Tulip – Tulipa 'Golden Apeldorn'

Tulip – Tulipa 'Apeldorn'

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip – Tulipa humilis 'Persian Pearl'

Tulip – Tulipa humilis 'Persian Pearl'

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip – Tulipa bakerii 'Lilac Wonder'

Tulip – Tulipa bakerii 'Lilac Wonder'

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip – Tulipa tardiva

Tulip – Tulipa 'Little Beauty'

Tulip – Tulipa 'Little Beauty'

Lily Flowered Tulip – Tulipa 'White Triumphator'

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

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Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Tulip

Flowering Quince – Chaenomeles spp.

Flowering Crabapple – Malus spp.

Flowering Crabapple – Malus spp.

Flowering Crabapple – Malus spp.

Virgin's Bower – Clematis 'Montana'

Money Plant – Lunaria annua (L. biennis)

Dame's Rocket – Hesperis matronalis

Brassicaceae

Cherry

Kidneyleaf Buttercup – Ranunculus abortivus

Heartleaf Foam Flower – Tiarella cordifolia

Daphne - Garland Flower – D. cneorum

Daphne - Garland Flower – D. cneorum

Variegated Hybrid Daphne – Daphne x burkwoodii 'Carol Mackie'

Common Lilac – Syringa vulgaris

Common Lilac – Syringa vulgaris

Miss Kim Lilac – Syringa patula 'Miss Kim'

Common Lilac – Syringa vulgaris

Common Lilac – Syringa vulgaris

Bearded Iris – Iris germanica

Bearded Iris – Iris germanica

Yellow Archangel – Lamiastrum galeobdolon

Japanese Kerria – Kerria japonica

Catmint – Nepeta spp.

Grecian Windflower – Anemone blanda 'White Splendour'

Grecian Windflower – Anemone blanda 'Pink Star'

Barrenwort - Bishop's Hat – Epimedium × rubrum

Barrenwort - Bishop's Hat – Epimedium × rubrum

Barrenwort – Epimedium perralchicum 'Frohnleiten'

Barrenwort – Epimedium perralchicum 'Frohnleiten'

Barrenwort – Epimedium versicolor 'Sulphureum'

Barrenwort – Epimedium versicolor 'Sulphureum'

Barrenwort – Epimedium x warleyense 'Orangekonigin'

Barrenwort – Epimedium x warleyense

Spring Beauty – Claytonia Virginica

Spring Beauty – Claytonia Virginica

Spring Beauty – Claytonia Virginica

Spring Beauty

Bugleweed – Ajuga reptans

Bugleweed – Ajuga reptans

Geranium Sanguineum – Bloody cranesbill 'striatum'

Geranium

Geranium

Geranium

Armeria

Delosperma

Lewisia

Androsace

Pink Dogwood – Cornus florida

Pink Dogwood – Cornus florida

Pink Dogwood – Cornus florida

Pink Dogwood – Cornus florida

Pink Dogwood – Cornus florida

Pink Dogwood – Cornus florida

Pink Dogwood – Cornus florida

Kousa Dogwood – Cornus kousa

Dogwood – Cornus florida

White Dogwood – Cornus florida

White Dogwood – Cornus florida

Fothergilla

Greater Celandine – Chelidonium majus

Garlic Mustard – Alliaria petiolata

Spiny Sow Thistle – Sonchus asper

Ragwort – Senecio Vulgaris

White Campion – Silene latifolia alba

Veronica – V. arvensis

Cherry Laurel – Prunus laurocerasus 'Otto Luyken'

Variegated Solomon's Seal – Polygonatum odoratum variegata

Lewisia

Winter Aconite – Eranthis hyemalis


Japanese Spirea

Mukdenia rossii


Royal Azalea – Azalea 'Schlippenbachii'

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea – & Tiger Swallowtail

Azalea & Tulip

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Azalea

Spectacular Fort Tryon Park, in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Upper Manhattan, is a New York City Scenic Landmark listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. With expansive views of the Hudson River, the 67-acre park was an important site of the Revolutionary War Battle of Fort Washington on November 16, 1776, in which British and Hessian soldiers attacked smaller American forces. The park, which opened in 1935, contains The Cloisters, a branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art housing the Unicorn Tapestries and other Medieval artworks. Fort Tryon Park abounds with wildlife, including red-tailed and other hawk species, visiting bald eagles, hummingbirds, songbirds, skunks, groundhogs, raccoons, garter snakes and the occasional coyote. Insect species include tiger, pipevine, black swallowtail, monarch and red admiral butterflies, and the hummingbird moth and praying mantis. A 2012 survey of tweets and emoticons found that Fort Tryon Park is the “Happiest Spot in Manhattan."

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For more information on the park's flower cultivars, see the Fort Tryon Park Trust Bloom Guide.    Fort Tryon Park Flowers © Gabe Kirchheimer/gabekphoto.com