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.
Perovskia Blue Spire (Russian Sage)
- Usually Flowers : August, September
Rosettes of deeply cut, greyish-white foliage with a sage aroma and large panicles of violet-blue flowers. August to september. Ht.1.2mt.(4ft.). Deciduous sub shrub. Grow in sun and well-drained soil. Cut back hard in spring. Good for mixed borders.
Tiarella Sugar and Spice (Foam Flower)
- Usually Flowers : May, June, July
Compact mound of pretty mid-green, glossy foliage with prominent maroon central markings. Upright racemes of pink flowers. May to July. Ht.30cm.(1ft.). Grow in sun or shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for borders or woodland gardens.