Crinodendron hookerianum (Lantern Tree)
- Usually Flowers : May, June, July, August
Stunning, evergreen with toothed, elliptic, dark green leaves. Pendant, crimson to deep carmine-pink flowers, mostly as lantern-shaped buds, along stems. May to August. Ht.5mt.(16ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, fertile, well-drained acid soil. Good for woodland gardens. Protect in cool greenhouse or conservatory in cold areas.
Trachelospermum asiaticum (Chinese Jasmine)
- Usually Flowers : July, August
Evergreen twining climber with glossy green leaves that redden in cold conditions. Up to 6mt.(20ft.). Flowers are fragrant and jasmine-like, creamy-white maturing to yellow, from July to August. Frost hardy. Best grown in sun or part shade in fertile, well-drained soil and in a sheltered position. Good for walls and containers.
Trachelospermum jasminoides Wilsonii
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August
Self clinging, evergreen bearing glossy, lance-shaped dark green, bronze-flushed leaves with white veins. Very fragrant, creamy-white flowers. June to August. Ht.5m.(16ft.). Leaves turn crimson in winter. Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, well-drained soil with shelter from cold. Good for warm walls or cool conservatories.