Elaeagnus pungens Maculata (Silverberry)
- Usually Flowers : September, October, November
Dense evergreen shrub slightly spiny with young shoots covered in brown scales. Leaves have boldly marked dark yellow centres with dark green edges with scaly undersides tinged white and brown. Ht.4mt.(12ft.). Very fragrant, urn-shaped creamy-white flowers, from mid to late autumn. Copes with most soilo types in sun or shade. Good as hedging plant.
Hedera algeriensis Gloire de Marengo
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August
Vigorous evergreen climber with large dark green leaves edged creamy-white. Ht.4mt.(12ft.). Yellow-green flowers produce black berries in autumn. Prefers moist, well-drained soil in sun or shade, but shelter from cold winds helps reduce damage to leaves.