Aquilegia vulgaris var.s. Bordeaux Barlow
- Usually Flowers : May, June, July
Clematis-flowered Columbine. Flowers are double petaled and a deep burgundy in colour. Soft feathery foliage. Flowers from mid spring. Sun- part shade. ht 36' 90cm spread 18' 46cm A good cottage garden plant that contrasts with other foliage leaf shapes. seeds freely.
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.