Arbutus unedo (Strawberry Tree)
- Usually Flowers : September, October, November
Large, bushy, evergreen shrub or small tree, bearing glossy, dark green, leathery leaves and shredding brown bark. Pink-tinged creamy-white lily-of-the-valley type flowers from September to November. Ht.8mt.(25ft.). Flowers appear as last season's strawberry-like fruit ripens to red. Grow in full sun and fertile, well-drained, slightly acidic soil. Good on coasts, as specimen plant or in large border with shelter.
Solanum jasminoides var. Alba (Chilean Potato Vine)
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September
Vigorous, semi-evergreen climber. White and lilac buds open to scented white flowers with lemon centres, in large clusters, from June to September. Ht.7mt.(23ft.). Yellowish-white fruits in autumn. Needs full sun and fertile, moist, well-drained soil with shelter from cold winds. Good for walls, trellis' and pergolas.