Duranta Repens China Girl 14cm
Duranta China Girl is a beautiful plant with bright shiny green leaves on weeping branches that can grow up to 2 metres tall by 1.5metres wide. China Girl loves full sun to partial shade, we planted our Duranta china girl in our garden in a little more shade than suggested and it still grows great.
the best feature of Duranta China Girl is from Spring until Autumn, this spectacular plant has deep violet flowers that are contrasted with a pure white centre that radiates outwards as well as encircling each petal, which are delicately fragrant...... I sense the smell of vanilla, some agree with me, some don't, but either way, the fragrance is soft, sweet and delightful
Duranta China Girl respond well to regular pruning, needs a regular water during the warmer months and prefers a well drained soil for the rest of the year.
China Girl is great as a feature plant on its own either in the garden or in a pot, is great in fragrant or sensory gardens, can be used as a screen for privacy, hedging or borders, can be used as espalier, or used as a topiary standard.
Another forgotten old fashioned favourite, due to reduced garden space in modern homes, but with some clever ways to have one such as topiary standard in a pot, Duranta China Girl is A must have in your garden. Think about circling the rim of your feature pot with something like Gardenia Radicans to companion the fragrant theme.
Coprosma Pink Splendor Mirror Bush 14cm
Coprosma Repens Pink Splendor, or better known as Mirror Bush, is a compact plant with glossy wavy leaves that are green, pink - red and gold in colour, that love a full sun to partial shaded aspect in moist well drained soils, Mirror Bush will grow to 1.5 metres tall by 1 metre wide, can tolerate dry periods, frost, coastal conditions and strong salt laden winds. Mirror bush are an ideal plant for small hedges, borders, screening and will provide eye catching colour and contrast in your garden.
Nandina Domsetica nana Firepower 14cm
Nandina Firepower is a small evergreen shrub that has stunning vibrant green foliage that turns red with tinges of yellow & bronze during the cooler months. Firepower can grow up to 90cms tall by 45 cms wide in a full sun to partial shaded position. Firepower is great as a hedge or border and looks equally great in garden beds or containers, it is the perfect no maintenance plant
Correa Dusky Bells 14cm
Correa reflex x pulchella 'Dusky Bells' is a small Australian Native evergreen shrub with spreading branches and pale carmine-pink flowers that appear from autumn to spring, they're flowers are attractive to nectar feeding birds. Dusky Bells is tolerant of drought, frost and a range of well drained soil types, With dense foliage to ground level, dusky bells is an ideal groundcover for part shade to shade, will grow up to 60cms tall by 2 metres wide and is great for covering embankments, using in garden beds or equally as impressive in pots or hanging baskets. Pruning after flowering will maintain a compact habit