Actaea simplex Brunette
- Usually Flowers : August, September, October
Spires of fluffy white scented flowers in Autumn above a mound of deep purple and maroon foliage on upright, slender stems. Ideal for the middle or back of a border.
Ilex aquifolium Silver Queen
- Usually Flowers : April, May
Evergreen, dense male shrub with spiny leaves which are pink when young and mature dark green to almost black with a broad cream edge, on purple stems. Ht.5mt.(15ft.). Grows in full sun on moist, well-drained soil. Very good as a hedging plant, for screens, or as a specimen plant. Can be grown in coastal regions.