- Usually Flowers : July, August
- Wildlife Friendly
A magnificent plant for the back of a border. It has large fleshy leaves and in late Summer bears enormous panicles of honey scented white flowers. Full sun/ part shade.
Eriobotrya japonica (Loquat)
- Usually Flowers : January, February, March, November, December
Evergreen shrub or small tree with large, almost leathery, dark green leaves. Fragrant, self-pollinating, yellow flowers. November to March. Ht.4m.(13ft.). Golden-orange fruit after flowers. Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Can withstand salty aspects. May need some frost protection. Good for mediterranean type gardens.