Berberis x stenophylla (Golden Barberry)
- Usually Flowers : April, May
Vigorous, evergreen shrub with long arching stems bearing spine tipped, dark green leaves. Profuse clusters of scented, deep yellow flowers in short racemes. April to May. Ht.3mt.(10ft.). Spherical glaucous blue-black berries after flowers. Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained soil. Very good for hedging but also for shrubberies and coastal regions.
Clianthus punicens Alba
- Usually Flowers : April, May, June
Evergreen, climbing shrub with dark green leaves and lobster-claw-like, white flowers. April to June. Best in sun and fertile, well-drained soil with shelter and protection in winter.