Feijoa sellowiana; syn. Acca sellowiana (Pineapple Guava)
- Usually Flowers : May, June, July
Evergreen, bushy, shrub or tree bearing dark green leaves with white undersides. Dark red flowers with white-edged petals mid-summer. Ht.3mt(10ft). Flowers followed by edible, red-tinged, green fruits. Best in full sun and well drained soil with shelter. Frost hardy.
- Usually Flowers : June, July
A semi- evergreen with silvery, woolly leaves and spires of blush white flowers. Grown for the beautiful and unusual foliage, this short lived perennial is a lovely addition to the front of a border. Must have good drainage.
Salvia Black and Bloom
- Usually Flowers : July, August, September, October
- Wildlife Friendly
Large deep blue flowers above rich green foliage. Abundant flowers and excellent at the back of a border. Frost hardy.
Salvia x jamensis Hot Lips (Sage)
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September, October
Shrubby-like plant with small, aromatic leaves. Masses of unique flowers open red then mature to two-toned scarlet-red and white. June to October. Ht.50cm.(20in.). Grow in full sun and moist, well-drained soil. Deciduous. Drought tolerant but needs shelter from extreme cold. Good for bees and butterflies. Useful in borders or containers.