Oleander grows to 2–6 m tall, with erect stems. Leaves are light green and very glossy when young, before maturing to a dull dark green/greenish gray. The flowers grow in clusters at the end of each branch; sweet-scented. Toxic if eaten
A hardy adaptable shrub which tolerates drought conditions and poor soils. Easily grown in all areas. Normally flowers throughout the year. Toxic if eaten.
Plants prefer a warm and sunny position and rich soil, although they tolerate poor soil, salt or drought well. Flowers continuously when watered and fertilised well. If planted in a container, soil should be prevented from drying out completely.
Caliente Deep Red Geranium features bold balls of lightly-scented dark red flowers at the ends of the stems from late spring to early fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its tomentose round palmate leaves remain green in colour with prominent brown stripes throughout the year.
A Large flowered variety with flowers in a distinctive pale rose-pink. The foliage has a certain indefinable quality that makes it look softer than other cultivars.
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Fast growing evergreen shrub to 3 feet tall and as wide.Prolific blooms in spring and summer, colour varies by variety chosen.Prefers moderate to regular water and full sun to light shade.
Flower colors include many shades of red, pink, white, lavender and purple. Upright plants are truly elegant bloomers that are as well suited to the perennial border as they are the sunny rock garden. If deadheaded promptly after flowers fade, they will produce a second showing.
Popular pale pink border plant which responds to trimming of flower heads. An easily grown border plant for well-drained fertile soil. Suitable for most regions.
A fast-growing, small to medium-sized shrub with light green foliage. Each branch tip bears a bunch of small flowers. Pentas comes in a variety of colours, including pink, red, mauve and white. This plant attracts butterflies and make good cut flowers. Plant in fertile and well-drained soil. Remove spent flowers to extend flowering time.
Large fragrant pure white flowers. A hardy shrub of upright growth habit suited to cooler regions. Cut back old stems to renew vigour.
Attractive large heads of pink /white/mauve fragrant flowers on long stems held above fresh green leaves. Prefers rich soil but widely adaptable.
Showy spikes of pinkish mauve flowers on upright stems carrying toothed fresh green leaves. Free-flowering over a long period. Likes rich soil.
Dark blue Phlox-like flower heads on rambling shrub. Spreads readily requiring hard pruning in late Winter. Divide to promote vigorous growth.
Large very double glowing crimson bracts on arching stems. Protect from frost and wind. A blaze of Winter colour. Prune hard in September.
Beautiful sprays of clear blue flowers on arching stems carrying pointed leaves. Enjoys fertile soil with frequent water. Frost tender. Recommended ornamental shrub.
A medium-sized shrub with upright growth habit. Bright lemon yellow sepals & flowers contrast with green foliage. Tolerant of most soil types.
Double scarlet flowers with ruffled petals. Shiny dark green leaves on upright branches.
An abundance of attractive red berries follow the small white flowers. An easily grown hardy evergreen for hedging in all areas and soil types.
Arching stems carry triangular grey leaves interspersed with the odd red leaf. Provides a contrast in the mixed border in a wide range of soils.
`Rosemary' A "must" for the herb garden. Whole plant is aromatic. Use leaves to flavour lamb and fish. Infusion of leave aids digestion and circulation..
Sprawling perennial shrub, purple flowers. Full sun or semi-shade, prefers moist, well-drained soil
Sprawling perennial shrub, blue flowers. Full sun or semi-shade, prefers moist, well-drained soil
'Pink Mock Plumbago'
Showy sprays of pink flowers. Best in frost-free gardens. Plant in rich moist soil in light shade. Trim to shape. An indigenous shrub.
Sprays of small red tubular flowers on long weeping stems carrying very fine foliage. Fast and very rewarding. Plant to cascade over low walls.
'Red Jammy Mouth'
Snapdragon-like red flowers with shiny black throat. Fast-growing and semi- evergreen. Responds well to shaping. Semi-hardy.
'Yellow Jammy Mouth'
Snapdragon-like yellow flowers with black throat. Semi-hardy. A fast semi-evergreen shrub which responds well to shaping. Tolerant of poor conditions.
A species with an incredible fruity fragrance. The red flowers are tubular which attracts humming birds which is a prime pollinator. The leaves and flowers are used to make a fragrant mild tea. This perennial plant grows up to 1-1.5 m in height. The crushed leaves have a scent. The leaf surfaces have short and fine hairs.
'Red Autumn Sage'
Long blooming and drought tolerant with only minimal maintenance of late winter cutting back, and maybe a bloom pick-me-up deadheading at mid summer. The red tubular flowers are a hummingbird magnet.
'White Autumn Sage'
Long blooming and drought tolerant with only minimal maintenance of late winter cutting back, and maybe a bloom pick-me-up deadheading at mid summer. The white tubular flowers are a hummingbird magnet.
Deep pink bracts with white flowers in winter. Plant in the background of the herbaceous border. Suited to most soil types. Fast-growing.
Purple and white woolly flowers on spikes. Pointed sage-green leaves.A frost- hardy and easily-grown shrub. Fairly drought-resistant.
Grey-green leaves & spikes of violet/blue fragrant flowers. Aromatic foliage. An attractive rounded small shrub ideal for mixed borders.
It bears spikes of pure-white flowers all summer and autumn. Like other forms of salvia, it shines with silvery foliage and adapts to different soil types. It's a good selection for cutting and makes a wonderful accent with its pure white flowers.
'Autumn Sage' Carmine/Rose oink
Aromatic leaves and small carmine or rose pink flowers borne in profusion. An attractive addition to the border providing year-round colour.
`Salvia Patio Deep Blue'
Spikes of pale blue flowers. A fast hardy and easily-grown perennial of medium proportion with an upright growth habit. Can be pruned back in late Winter.
'Autumn Sage' Deep blue
Spikes of deep blue flowers. A fast hardy and easily-grown perennial of medium proportion with an upright growth habit. Can be pruned back in late winter.
Flat heads of cream flowers & black berries on long cane- like stems. An easily grown hardy shrub preferring moist soil. Prune hard for density.
Flat heads of cream flowers & black berries. Dark green leaves irregularly variegated white. Fast and easy. Frost- hardy. Suits moist soils.
'Cotton Lavender '
Silvery grey aromatic leaflets arranged in four ranks. Forms a compact hummock of foliage punctuated by yellow button flowers. Well-drained soil.
Low-growing perennial with greyish-green lobed foliage. Semi-double pinkish - mauve flowers on stems held above the leaves. Dense habit.
Evergreen ground cover with trailing stems bearing small rounded leaves and yellow flowers. Plant groups in the rockery or mixed border. Low growing and compact.
Attractive small golden leaves on an evergreen and neat compact rounded shrub. Most suited to massed foreground planting. Half-hardy and tolerant of most soil types.
Upright stems with spikes of deep yellow flowers. Good as a spreading background plant. Easy in all but very hot areas. Cut to ground level annually.
A compact small shrub with bright green leaves on softly arching stems. Small white flowers borne along the length of the stems. Excellent soft plant for foreground.
Masses of double white flowers borne in heads at end of stems. Toothed dark green leaves with light grey undersides. Hardy with medium growth rate
Purple flowers on spikes all year round. An easily-grown screening plant which responds to pruning into shape. Tolerant of most soil types. Requires frequent watering.
'Marmalade Bush' Orange
Heavy clusters of rich orange flowers on pendant branches. Prune tips of young plants to promote bushiness. Fast-growing but frost tender.
'Marmalade Bush' Yellow
Heavy clusters of brilliant yellow flowers on pendant branches. Prune tips of young plants to promote bushiness. Fast-growing. Frost tender.
A clump-forming perennial with strap like leaves. It bears many small, fragrant, lilac-coloured flowers in umbels during Summer.
Attractive heads of rose-lilac flowers and narrow grey-green leaves. Easily grown and adaptable. Tolerant of poor soils and dry conditions.
An upright evergreen shrub with dark green leaves and attractive flat heads of pink buds opening ivory. Best in cooler areas. Keep moist
Spikes of tiny blue flowers above very attractive palmately divided leaves which are flushed bronze when young. Fast excellent screening.
'Purple Chaste Tree'
A very attractive shrub with soft leaves having a purplish wash on their undersides. Fast and well suited for screening undesirable views.
Dense variegated foliage arranged in threes. Blue flowers in spikes. Fast-growing shrub for screening or for contrast in the border.
Pink bell-shaped flowers in clusters. Requires a sheltered position out of hot winds and sun. Deciduous but hardy. Prune and fertilise for better flowering.
Thrives in part shade with an abundant water supply. Large handsome green leaves and white flowers produced continually in ideal situation.
Reed-like narrow dark green foliage. White Crocus-like flowers. Best in groups in part shade. Evergreen if well watered.