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.
Pachysandra terminalis Green Carpet
- Usually Flowers : June, July
Spreading evergreen sub-shrub with glossy dark green, coarsely toothed, obovate leaves. Small white flowers on erect spikes. June to July. Good for grond cover in a shady aspect.