Achillea Moonshine (Yarrow)
- Usually Flowers : July, August
- Suitable for cut flowers
Ferny, soft silvery floiage with stiff, erect stems bearing flat heads of soft yellow flowers. June to august. Ht.60cm.(2ft.). Grow in sun and well-drained soil. Dead head for repeat flowering. Good for cutting.
Amelanchier lamarckii (Juneberry)
- Usually Flowers : March, April
Deciduous, spreading shrub or small tree. Young bronze leaves unfold in conjunction with abundant sprays of star-shaped white flowers from mid to late spring. Ht.6mt.(20ft.). Foliage matures to dark green, then turns brilliant red and orange in autumn.
Crinodendron hookerianum (Lantern Tree)
- Usually Flowers : May, June, July, August
Stunning, evergreen with toothed, elliptic, dark green leaves. Pendant, crimson to deep carmine-pink flowers, mostly as lantern-shaped buds, along stems. May to August. Ht.5mt.(16ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, fertile, well-drained acid soil. Good for woodland gardens. Protect in cool greenhouse or conservatory in cold areas.