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.
Digitalis Illumination Cherry Brandy
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September
- Wildlife Friendly
Compact with densely packed flower spires of bright pink create a show stopper for a sheltered border. Another tropical tone with an exceptionally long flowering period.