Salvia x jamensis Hot Lips (Sage)
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September, October
Shrubby-like plant with small, aromatic leaves. Masses of unique flowers open red then mature to two-toned scarlet-red and white. June to October. Ht.50cm.(20in.). Grow in full sun and moist, well-drained soil. Deciduous. Drought tolerant but needs shelter from extreme cold. Good for bees and butterflies. Useful in borders or containers.
Weigela Black and White
- Usually Flowers : May, June
Compact, low-growing, deciduous shrub bearing dark green leaves on plum-tinted shoots. Masses of fragrant, trumpet-shaped, white flowers with red throats. May to June. Ht.50cm.(20in.). Leaves become plum tinted during summer. Grow in sun and moist, well-drained soil. Good for front of borders.