Gardenia jasminoides Kleim's Hardy
- Usually Flowers : May, June, July, August, September
Dwarf, evergreen shrub with dark, glossy green leaves. Single, white, very fragrant star-shaped flowers from May to September. Ht.1.2mt.(4ft.). Hardy to -7oC. Requires well-drained, fertile, neutral to acid soil in sun or shade. Best grown with some shelter from cold winds and in dappled shade. Good for shrub borders, patio's and containers.
Gardenia Jasminoides Kleim's Hardy
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August
A broad-leaf evergreen shrub with highly scented white flowers. Grow in light to moderate shade. Summer flowering. Acid soil. Ht. 90cm (3ft) Spread 90cm (3ft)
Loropetalum chinensis f. rubrum Fire Dance (Chinese Fringe Flower)
- Usually Flowers : February, March, April
- Suitable for cut flowers
Evergreen, bushy mound with purple foliage. Sweetly scented pink witch-hazel-like flowers from February to April. Ht.1mt.(3ft.). Frost hardy. Grow in part shade and fertile, moist, well-drained, humus rich soil. Best if given shelter from cold or winter protection. Good for cutting, containers or front of border.