Eucalyptus aggregata (Black Gum)
- Usually Flowers : January, February, March, April, May
Evergreen, nicely shaped small tree with open, spreading crown, arching stems and dense foliage. Coffee-brown to pewter grey, rough and furrowed bark. Ht.20m.(60ft.). Juvenile leaves deep copper-bronze turning dark green. Adult leaves very long, lance-shaped and slightly glossy to dull green. Creamy-white flowers. Grow in sun and moist to wet or boggy soil. Good for wet areas as specimen tree. Responds very well to pruning.
Verbascum Helen Johnson (Mullien)
- Usually Flowers : July, August
Rosettes of grey-green leaves. Tall spikes of saucer-shaped, bold, coppery-orange flowers. June to September. Ht.90cm.(3ft.). Sourced from the original clone. Best in full sun and well-drained, poorish, alkaline soil. Good for rose borders.