Stunning dwarf form of the River Wattle. Fine soft light green foliage complimented by pale yellow flowers in Spring. Can be grown with effect as a shrub in borders rockeries or as a container specimen with regular feeding. Sun or part shade. Most soil types. Grows to 1m tall, spreads to 2m.
A stand out shrub with a rounded shape and dense, fine, bright green foliage. Itís striking as a contrast among bold foliage plants, even more so when grown as a container plant. The shape and the lushness of the foliage make you want to stop and stroke it, which means itís a fun plant to place in a pot beside decks or outdoor seating areas.
Starblush is a tidy, multi-branched, mounded, and heather-like shrub that's a mass of flower from late in winter. Its tiny (1.5cm) flowers are a bright pink with a hint of purple and a red mid-rib, and smother the bush very early in spring.
White Sparkler's at home in patio pots, rock gardens, borders and in nooks and crannies between pavers and in gaps in garden walls. It's a robust green-leafed perennial plant with small, slender-stalked, ice-white flowers en masse from spring and on into summer. Wonderful contrast with bold foliage groundcovers.
Known widely as the Reinga Lily, this selection heralds from the cliffs above Matapouri Bay in Northland and features robust, broad leaves with a hint of blue. Summer brings forth a magnificent display of creamy white flowers on long stalks.
Golden Spirit is a unique new 'Smoke Bush' from Europe, and one with a difference; brilliant lime to golden-yellow foliage from late in spring. As autumn progresses this fresh foliage hue is replaced by vivid coral, orange and red tones. Later in summer it's topped with usual plumes of smoke-like flowers.
A free-flowering evergreen shrub with a compact and tidy habit built in. Early in spring tiny buds form, colouring to red prior to opening to a myriad of white star-shaped flowers. An excellent border choice that lends itself to floral use - flowers last well in a vase and crushed foliage has a distinctive fresh fragrance.
Amazed by the shimmering colours in the plumage of our native Kea? Then you will appreciate this plant - blue-grey-green foliage, new leaves tipped with a hint of red and a cloud of lime-gold flowers in spring. An exceptionally striking plant for containers or the garden, dramatic in dry gardens, perfect for architectural settings.
Looking for a touch of drama? Look no further, Silver Swan's just what you need. Blue-green-silver foliage is a feature year round and in summer it's topped with large dome-shaped lime-yellow flowers. An exceptionally striking plant for containers or the garden, dramatic in dry gardens, perfect for architectural settings.
Gorgeous! Dazzling! Brilliant! - just three of the exclamations we've had from nursery visitors to the large, deep-red flowers of this top class gazania. The contrast between petals and the dark sensuous centre has to be seen to be appreciated. It flowers freely and over a long period from early in spring.