Cyclamen hederifolium Ivy Ice
- Usually Flowers : October, November
Perennial with large, flattened tubers, and variable, triangular to heart-shaped, patterned, dark green leaves. Flowers, sometimes scented, in shades of pink, rose or white. Mid and late autumn. Ht.13cm.(5in.). Grow in part shade and fertile, well-drained soil. Good for underplanting trees or shrubs. Mulch in areas of prolonged frost.
Schisandra grandiflora var. rubriflora (Magnolia Vine)
- Usually Flowers : March, April
Deciduous, twinning climber with dark green lanceolate leaves. Clusters of vivid, bright red flowers. March to April. Ht.10mt.(30ft.). Pendant clusters of scarlet fruit on female plants after flowers. Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, moist, well-drained soil with shelter from cold. Good for walls, fences or sheds.
Tricyrtis hirta Taiwan Atrianne
- Usually Flowers : July, August
Spidery petals that have maroon spots and a deeper blotch at the tip of the petal. Humus rich soil. Part Shade. Ht. 1m (3ft)
Tricyrtis latifolia Hototogisu
The Toad Lily. Flowers of light mauve-purple that are spotted. Needs water retentive soil. Full or part shade. Ht. 1m (3ft)