Eucalyptus gunnii (Cider Gum)
- Usually Flowers : July, August, September
Evergreen, conical tree. Round juvenile leaves are silver-blue maturing to long blue-green ones. White flowers in clusters with numerous stamens. July to October. Ht.25mt.(78ft.). Attractive peeling cream, pinkish and brown bark. Better grown as multi-stem tree. Grow in sun and fertile, moist, well-drained, slightly acid soil. May need some protection in cold areas. Good for specimen plant and flower arranging.
Ribes laurifolium Amy Doncaster (Flowering Currant)
- Usually Flowers : February, March
Low growing, semi-evergreen shrub with leathery, dark green leaves. Pendant, fragrant, yellowish-green hop-like flowers. February to March. Ht.1.5mt.(5ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for border infill and containers.
Ribes sanguineum White Icicle (Flowering Currant)
- Usually Flowers : March, April
Upright, deciduous shrub with aromatic dark green, toothed leaves. Pendent racemes of white flowers. March to April. Ht.1.5m.(5ft.). Rounded black fruits after flowers. Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, well-drained soil. Good for borders, woodland areas and hedges.