Abutilon Red Trumpets
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September, October, November
Upright to spreading, compact, tender evergreen bearing dark green, toothed, lobed leaves and nodding, trumpet to bell-shaped red flowers. Ht.2m.(6ft.). Frost hardy to frost tender. Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, well-drained soil. Good for sheltered positions, patios, courtyards and containers.
Cercidiphyllum japonicum Pendulum (Weeping Katsura Tree)
- Usually Flowers : March, April
Lovely weeping tree with heart-shaped leaves that are tinted red when young and mature lush green. Ht.10m.(30ft.). Leaves turn to fantastic shades of yellow and red in autumn with burnt sugar aroma. Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained acidic soil. Shelter from strong winds. Spectacular specimen tree especially when grown next to ponds or streams.