Oenothera Summer Sun (Evening Primrose)
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August
Green leaves flushed red and with red tips. Upright stems with bright, saucer-shaped, fragrant yellow flowers. June to August. Ht.80cm.(2.5ft.). Grow in sun and well-drained soil. Good for borders or patios.
Pittosporum eugenoides (Lemonwood)
- Usually Flowers : June, July
Tall, frost hardy evergreen shrub or small tree bearing lance-shaped green leaves with a lemon scent when crushed. Corymbs of lemon-scented flowers appear June and July. Ht.12mt.(36ft.). Frost hardy. Needs full sun and well-drained soil with shelter from cold winds. Good for coastal regions, hedging or in shrub border.
Pittosporum tenuifolium Abbotsbury Gold
- Usually Flowers : May, June
Large, rounded, bushy evergreen bearing young leaves with bright greenish-yellow central blotches which fade as they mature. Fragrant chocolate-purple flowers. May to June. Ht.3mt.(10ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, fertile, well-drained soil. Good for borders, against warm walls, as hedging or near coastal areas.