Akebia quinata (Chocolate Vine)
- Usually Flowers : March, April, May
Semi-evergreen twining climber up to 10mt.(12ft.). Leaves have a purple tinge in winter. Vanilla-scented flowers produced from March to May, maroon-chocolate in colour. Large sausage-shaped fruit can follow in warm climates or positions. Needs a moist, well-drained soil in sun or part shade.
Senecio compacta Drysdale
- Usually Flowers : July, August, September, October
Rounded, evergreen shrub bearing silvery grey-green leaves with bright yellow, daisy-like flowers. July to October. Grow in sun and well drained soil. Good for courtyards, mediterranean gardens and borders. May need winter protection in some areas.