coloring pages

Hatcher Garden & Woodland Preserve is offering a series of coloring pages to download and color. Over the next few months, new colorings pages will be added that feature plants that grow here as well as special special garden areas within Hatcher Garden. The coloring pages are not only meant to be fun to color but educational as well. The first page to be released is the indian pink which grows in the Altrusa Native Plant Garden. A photograph of the indian pink can be downloaded to see what the flower looks like. The second page is the purple coneflower, which is found in the Water Wise Demonstration Garden.Enjoy!

Click here to download the coloring page of the indian pink.

The indian pink (Spigelia marilandica), also called pinkroot, likes moist shady woodlands to grow. It was first discovered and catalogued by naturalist John Bartram when he explored the south during pre-Revolutionary War times. Click on the pictures below to see bigger views of the indian pink.

Click here to download the coloring page of the purple coneflower.

Purple coneflower (Echinacea 'Magnus')grows in the Water Wise Demonstration Garden. This native plant can survive periods of drought without additional watering needed. The Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus) was named the official state butterfly of South Carolina. Click on the pictures below to see a bigger view of the purple coneflower and Eastern Tiger Swallowtail.

Trilliums bloom on the spring in the Josephine Hatcher Woodland Garden. They bloom before the trees leaf out and and prevent sunlight from reaching the forest floor. Click here to download the coloring page of the trilliums.
Click on the picture below to see bigger views of the several trilliums that grow at Hatcher Garden.

Trillium cuneatum
Trillium sulcatum

Trillium grandiflorum

Trillium luteum

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