Exochorda racemosa Niagara (Pearl Bush)
- Usually Flowers : April, May
Very compact deciduous shrub with arching stems. Masses of white flowers. April to May. Ht.1.5m.(5ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and well-drained soil. Good for borders, ground cover, low hedging or containers.
Luma (Myrtus) apiculata Glanleam Gold (Variegated Myrtle)
- Usually Flowers : July, August, September
Upright, bushy, evergreen shrub with peeling, reddish-brown and creamy-white bark, bearing aromatic, glossy, dark green leaves with creamy-yellow margins that are pink-tinged when young. Ht.4mt.(12ft.). Small white flowers produced from July to September giving rise to round, purple-black fruit autumn and winter. Frost tender. Best in full sun or partial shade on well-drained soil, with shelter from cold winds. Good in containers.