Escallonia Apple Blossom
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September
Bushy, compact, evergreen shrub with dark green, glossy leaves. Pale pink, tubular flowers produced from June to September. Ht.2.5mt(8ft). Requires full sun in fertile, well drained soil. May need protection from extreme cold. Good in mixed borders, as informal hedging or coastal windbreak.
Prunus Okame (Ornamental Cherry)
- Usually Flowers : March
Deciduous, bushy headed tree or large shrub bearing sharply toothed dark green leaves that turn vibrant shades of oranges and reds in autumn. Fragrant carmine-pink single flowers produced in profusion in March. Ht.10mt.(30ft.). Grows in full sun on fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Does best in a warm, sheltered position.