Arbutus unedo f. rubra (Strawberry Tree)
- Usually Flowers : September, October, November
Slow growing, evergreen bush with glossy, dark green leaves. Bark rough but decorative. Lily-of-the-valley type rosy-pink flowers from September to November. Ht.8mt.(25ft.). Red strawberry-like fruits from last season present at same time as flowers. Best in full sun and fertile, moist, well-drained, slightly acid soil. Provide shelter if possible.
Azalea Betty Ann Vos
Azalea (syn. Rhododendron)
- Usually Flowers : May
Compact evergreen of dense, mounded habit. Large, double, light pink-purple flowers. May. Ht.1mt.(3ft.). Grow in sun or shade and moist, fertile, well-drained acid soil. Good for patios, woodland borders and containers.
Syringa microphylla Superba (Daphne Lilac)
- Usually Flowers : May, June
Deciduous shrub with glossy, dark green leaves. Panicles of small, rose-pink, strongly scented flowers. May to June. Ht.2m.(6ft.). Grow in sun and fertile, well-drained soil. Good for mixed borders or containers.