Escallonia

Escallonia donard seedling Small 5 cm pot plant purchased.  Colourful fast growing evergreen with small, glossy, dark green leaves. Masses of saucer-shaped pink tinted white flowers from June to October. Excellent for seaside areas or sunny positions, but not suitable for cold positions exposed to cold drying winds. HEDGE Trim…

Perovskia blue spire

5 cm pot purchased at Wilko, for £3.00. Perovskia are deciduous subshrubs with aromatic, deeply divided, grey-green leaves and large, open panicles of small tubular blue flowers from late summer Named after the type of landscape (taiga - coniferous forest region lying between tundra and steppe) the original species might…

Hypericum hidcote

Small 5 cm pot plant purchased at Wiko's Details 'Hidcote' is a small bushy semi-evergreen shrub with narrowly ovate leaves. Flowers saucer-shaped, to 7.5cm in width, bright yellow with orange anthers. Genus: Hypericum Species: hidote Family Name: Hypericaceae Synonym: Hypericum vulgare English Name(s): Common St. John's Wort Hardiness: Hardy Lifecycle:…