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.
- Usually Flowers : June, July
Thick fleshy rosettes of brightly coloured shades of green, yellow and red. Grow in containers, rock garden, scree bed in Full sun on well drained soil.
Ht 2' (5cm) spread 6' (15cm)