Albizia julibrissin Rosea
- Usually Flowers : July, August, September
Deciduous large shrub or small tree with light green mimosa-like foliage. Terminal clusters of spectacular, fluffy, pink flowers. July to September. Best in hot sunny positions with good drainage. Protect from hard frosts.
Loropetalum chinensis f. rubrum Fire Dance (Chinese Fringe Flower)
- Usually Flowers : February, March, April
- Suitable for cut flowers
Evergreen, bushy mound with purple foliage. Sweetly scented pink witch-hazel-like flowers from February to April. Ht.1mt.(3ft.). Frost hardy. Grow in part shade and fertile, moist, well-drained, humus rich soil. Best if given shelter from cold or winter protection. Good for cutting, containers or front of border.