Helianthus Lemon Queen
- Usually Flowers : August, September, October
- Wildlife Friendly
- Suitable for cut flowers
Clump forming perennial with veined dark green leaves. Pale lemon large daisy-like flowers. Height 1.7m (5.5ft) Flowers late summer to mid autumn. Grow in full sun. Moist but free draining soil. But can tolerate dry soil.
Piptanthus nepalensis (Evergreen Laburnum)
- Usually Flowers : May, June
Semi-evergreen or deciduous, open, upright and tender shrub with leaves of three dark blue-green leaflets. Upright, terminal racemes of pea-like, vanilla-scented, bright yellow flowers emerge from hairy buds May and June. Ht.2.5mt.(8ft.). Pendant green seed pods form after flowers August to September. Best grown in full sun and well-drained soil. Grow against a warm wall and protect from cold winds.