Calamagrostis x acutiflora Overdam (Reed Gras)
- Usually Flowers : August, September, October, November, December
Fairly compact plant with white striped foliage and pinkish flower heads. June to August. Ht.1mt.(3ft.). Grow in full sun and dry or moist, fertile soil. Good for screening or as achitectural plant. Best in a damp position.
Calamagrostis xa. Karl Foerster
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Feather reed grass. Clump forming grass. Very upright habit. Flowering plumes from June through to winter. Full sun. Ht 80' 200cm Spread 48' 120cm
Heptacodium miconoides (Seven Sons Flower)
- Usually Flowers : September, October, November
Large deciduous shrub or small tree. Light tan, thin, papery bark exfoliates in strips or sheets. Upright and spreading. Large displays of fragrant, white flowers. September to November. Ht.6mt.(20ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained, slightly acidic soil. Good for specimen plant. Attractive to butterflies.
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.