Escallonia Gold Carpet
Low growing evergreen of spreading, compact, habit with golden foliage that turns lime in winter. Many red flowers july to October. Best in sun or part shade and well-drained soil. Very good for containers.
Gelsemium sempervirens (Yellow Jessamine)
- Usually Flowers : February, March, April
Evergreen, twining vine with glossy, lanceolate leaves. Very fragrant, yellow, trumpet-shaped flowers. February to April. Ht.6mt.(20ft.). Brown fruit after flowers. Fairly vigorous. Best grown in sun and moist, fertile, well-drained acid soil. Needs shelter from cold winds and severe cold. Good for walls, fences, pergolas etc. Very good for butterflies.
Hamamelis x intermedia Angelly
- Usually Flowers : January, February, March
Compact, vase-shaped, deciduous shrub giving fantastic red and orange leaf colour in autumn. Stems smoothered in bright, acid yellow, spidery flowers with a lovely fragrance. January to March. Grow in sun or part shade and well-drained, fertile, slightly acid soil.