Fatsia japonica (Japanese Aralia)
- Usually Flowers : September, October
Spreading evergreen shrub with large, glossy, dark green palmate leaves. Creamy white flowers are produced September to October as showy, long stalked umbles followed by small black fruit. Ht.4mt.(12ft.). Frost hardy. Grows in sun or shade on moist, well-drained soil. Shelter from cold winds.
Feijoa sellowiana; syn. Acca sellowiana (Pineapple Guava)
- Usually Flowers : May, June, July
Evergreen, bushy, shrub or tree bearing dark green leaves with white undersides. Dark red flowers with white-edged petals mid-summer. Ht.3mt(10ft). Flowers followed by edible, red-tinged, green fruits. Best in full sun and well drained soil with shelter. Frost hardy.