'Tuscan Blue' is a form of the upright Rosmarinus officinalis selected for the dark blue flowers which appear on and off for most of the year. Happiest in the sun with good drainage. Tolerant of cold and coastal conditions. Trim regularly to keep compact and encourage new growth. Evergreen.
This Rosemary can be used for culinary purposes, mmmm is that Roast Lamb I smell cooking? Also makes a great hedge or background shrub.
Colour: Blue Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 1.3m x 1m
If you want a well behaved and rewarding evergreen shrub then it would be hard to go past this delightful little Kowhai. Compact and tidy and completely covered in rich yellow bells in late winter that birds love, especially wax eyes. Looks stunning in a container. Easy to grow in sun or part shade.
Colour: Yellow Habit: Compact Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 2m x 2m
Sophora Dragons Gold
Current Stock Height: 60/80 ?
Container: pb3 ?
New stock arriving shortly. Pre-order now. Estimated price $16.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.
Bush Germander. This evergreen shrub from the Mediterranean loves hot dry spots and does well at the sea-side. Attractive tubular blue flowers are set amongst aromatic silver grey leaves from spring to summer. Makes a fantastic low hedge and clips well. Happiest in light well drained soil.
The secret to your Teucrium hedge looking good is regular trimming however it is important that your last trim for the summer is done no later than mid March.
Colour: Blue Habit: Arching Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 1.5m x 1.5m
A lovely new Teucrium with beautiful silver foliage with an upright form. Masses of purple flowers through the Spring and Summer. A great plant for hedges and as an alternative to box hedging. A hardy medium sized shrub for any sunny position in the garden. Trim to shape after flowering.
Silver Box is a Trademarked name.
Colour: Blue Habit: Compact Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 100cm x 60cm
A delightful little evergreen shrub from Australia that has graceful slender stems with tiny narrow foliage. In late winter masses of dainty white flowers put on quite a show for several months. Benefits from a fairly hard trim after flowering. Plant in deep acid soil, avoid lime and harsh frost.
Colour: White Habit: Low sprawling Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 100cm x 100cm
A compact shrub with quite coarse green foliage, carmine red buds appear in late winter and open to white blooms tinged pink. Flowers are lightly perfumed and followed by dark blue berries. Easy to grow in sun or light shade. Responds well to pruning. Evergreen.
Colour: White / Pink Habit: Compact Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 1.5m x 1.3m
Commonly known as Periwinkle this useful little ground-cover has glossy green foliage and little lilac blue flowers in spring and summer. Good for planting under trees or in woodland areas as it likes a little shade and protection from harsh frost. Can be trimmed if it gets too carried away. Evergreen.
Colour: Blue Habit: Ground-cover Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 15cm x 3m
Periwinkle. A vigorous little ground-cover with glossy green, narrow foliage topped off with small white starry flowers in spring and summer. Will cover the ground quite quickly and can easily be trimmed back if it gets too carried away. Likes semi-shade and protection from harsh frost. Evergreen.
Periwinkle is very easy to grow but does not like soil that completely drys out in summer.
Colour: White Habit: Groundcover Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 15cm x 3m
A semi dwarf coastal variety of rosemary that forms a natural "box" shape and is native to Australia. Bright green foliage and small mauve flowers in spring and summer. Great for creating a low hedge in the garden or can be left to form it's natural ball shape. Hardy, frost and drought tolerant once established.
Colour: Mauve Habit: Compact Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 100cm x 100cm
Westringia Aussie Box
Current Stock Height: 25/35 cm ?
Container: 1.9l ?
New stock arriving beginning of September, 2019. Pre-order now. Estimated price $19.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.