- Usually Flowers : April, May
Rare plant as it bears small, green-purple, dioecious flowers, from purple-red buds, in the centre of leaves. April to May. Black fruits in autumn if both sexes grown. Grow in sun or shade in moist soil.
Phormium Alison Blackman (New Zealand Flax)
- Usually Flowers : July, August
Compact clumps of arching, evergreen leaves of grey-green with irregular clear butter yellow margins and red picotee edging. Ht.1.5mt.(5ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for mixed borders, patios and containers.
Phormium Chocomint (New Zealand Flax)
Clumps of evergreen, arching leaves of deep chocolate brown and broad, mint green margins. Ht.1mt.(3ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for borders, containers or patios.
Sanguisorba menziesii (Burnet)
- Usually Flowers : May, June, July, August
Handsome, clump-forming plant with delicate, feathery, blue-green leaflets. upright stems of bottlebrush-like heads of vivid, deep purple-red flowers. May to August. Ht.75cm.(2.5ft.). Grow in full sun or part shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for moist border or as specimen.