Actinidia kolomikta (Kolomikta Vine)
- Usually Flowers : June
Deciduous, twining climber with large leaves displaying splashes of pink and white on upper surfaces. Flowers are white and fragrant produced in June. Ht.5mt.(15ft.). Frost hardy. Grow in moist, well-drained soil. Best on a sunny, protected wall.
Camellia japonica Turandot
Large, double, paeony-form flowers, rose-red with yellow anthers. February to April. Ht.90cm. Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, moist, well-drained acidic soil. Good for containers.
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.
Solanum crispum Glasnevin (Potato Vine)
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September
Vigorous evergreen or semi-evergreen scrambling climber, up to 6mt.(20ft.). Scented lilac to purple flowers from June to September followed by yellowish-white berries in autumn. Froet hardy. Grow in fertile, moist, well-drained soil and full sun. Provide sheltered position for best results and wall or fence.