Daphne odora Marianni
- Usually Flowers : January, February, March
Striking evergreen, rounded shrub with leathery, sage green leaves broadly margined creamy-yellow. Terminal clusters of very fragrant, pink flowers. January to March. Ht.1.5m.(5ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, humus rich, well-drained soil. May need some winter protection. Good for mixed borders, woodland areas or containers.
Lavatera Magenta Magic
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August
Bushy, semi-evergreen shrub with grey-green leaves and dark stems. Large magenta flowers produced from black buds. June to August. Ht.1.2mt.(5ft.). Grow in sun and well-drained soil preferably with some shelter. Good for borders.