Abutilon 'Hinton Seedling'Flowering Maple
A lovely cultivar, flowers with bright yellow petals which burst from an orange calyx. Like other Abutilons this is OK in mild gardens agains a warm wall.
Abutilon 'Pink Charm'
A medium sized megapotanicum hybrid with beautiful pink flowers produced all summer. OK in a sheltered sunny position, otherwise grow in a pot.
Ideal for training against a warm sunny wall in good moisture retentive soil, this long flowering cultivar sports bright orange flowers of a medium size which dangle from the arching stems.
Acmena smithiiLilly Pilly
A tender evergreen shrub in the Myrtle family of Australian origin. New growth has a red tinge and white flowers appear in spring-early summer. Red-purple berries may appear on established plants.
Aeonium simsii - variegated
A low growing branching succulent with soft pale green leaves edged with white, lovely in a shallow bowl.
Aloe brevifoliaShort Leaved Aloe
Attractive succulent forming geometric mounds of tight rosettes of short softly spined leaves. Spikes of orange flowers in summer. Reasonably winter hardy if kept dry.
Aloe veraBurn Plant, Medicine Plant
This popular succulent is very useful to have around the home. The fleshy interior of the leaves can soothe and help heal minor skin ailments and burns. Works superbly to alleviate pain from stinging nettles. Spikes of yellow flowers appear in summer
Anredera cordifoliaMadeira Vine
A twining climber growing from underground tubers, producing masses of fresh green foliage and clusters of small white scented flowers in summer.
Aristaloe aristataLace Aloe
(Previously Aloe aristata.)
A fairly hardy quick growing succulent with neat rosettes of green leaves with soft white spines. Spikes of pink flowers in spring.
Asclepias curassavicaBlood Flower
Tender, evergreen sub shrub with bright red and orange flowers, summer to autumn. Attracts bees & butterflies.
Asclepias curassavica 'Silky Gold'
Probably a variety of A. curassavica. An upright tender perennial with masses of bright yellow flowers over a long period in summer.
Asclepias curassavica Silky Red
Probably a variety of A. curassavica. An upright tender perennial with masses of red flowers over a long period in summer.
Bushy house plant with glossy leaves and pink flowers all summer. Tidy habit. Grow in loam based compost and protect from hot sun. Should keep more leaves at higher temperatures
Begonia cane variety
A pretty variety of cane begonia (name unknown) with small spotted leaves and clusters of small salmon pink flowers. Protect from hot sun.
Begonia albopicta 'Rosea'
A pretty cane begonia, growing to about a metre, with medium-sized, long spotty leaves, and hanging clusters of pink flowers. A great easy to look after house plant. Shade from hot sun.
Shrubby Begonia with dark green leaves with a metallic sheen and dark red veins. Red-pink flowers appear in autumn. Protect from strong sunlight. Min 10°C.