Berberis thunbergii Rosy Rocket
- Usually Flowers : March, April
Deciduous, upright, columnar shrub bearing young soft pink and burgandy variegated foliage deepening to deep purple. Colour deepens with age. Small, red tinged, yellow flowers from March to April. Ht.1.2mt.(4ft.). Glossy red fruit after flowers. Requires full sun or shade on well-drained, moist soil. Good for hedging.
Parahebe catarractae Delight
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September, October, November
Compact, bushy, evergreen with shiny, finely serrated leaves on mahogany stems. A profusion of blue flowers with magenta centres. June to November. Ht.40cm.(1.5ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for front of borders, rockeries and containers.