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.
Nectaroscordum siculum subsp. bulgaricum
Bulbous perennial with linear leaves. Tall leafless stem topped with a cluster of bell-shaped flowers in early summer. Cream flowers with purple markings. Full sun/part shade. Well drained soil. Ht 4ft 120cm Spread 4' 10cm