Cotoneaster horizontalis (Cotoneaster)
Spreading, dwarf, deciduous shrub bearing small, glossy, dark green leaves on regularly branched stems. Pink-tinged flowers during May. Ht.1mt.(3ft.). In autumn, leaves turn orange-red and red berries follow flowers. Bare stems give 'herringbone' pattern. Grow in full sun or part shade and well-drained, fairly fertile soil. Drought resistant. Good for ground cover, banks and walls.
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September
Vigorous, evergreen shrub with glossy, dark green leaves bronzing slightly in winter. Large racemes of fragrant, tubular, white flowers are produced from June to September. Ht.3mt.(10ft.). Best in a sunny,fertile, well-drained position. Good in coastal regions and as a hedging plant.
Helianthus Lemon Queen
- Usually Flowers : August, September, October
- Wildlife Friendly
- Suitable for cut flowers
Clump forming perennial with veined dark green leaves. Pale lemon large daisy-like flowers. Height 1.7m (5.5ft) Flowers late summer to mid autumn. Grow in full sun. Moist but free draining soil. But can tolerate dry soil.