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.
Laburnum x watereri Vossii
- Usually Flowers : May, June
Small, deciduous tree with three-palmate leaves. Very long racemes of scented, pea-like flowers. May to June. Ht.8m.(25ft.). grow in sun and well-drained soil. Good for small gardens as specimen tree.