Foliage

Gillenia trifoliata

$10.00

Rare, beautiful plant. Height To 1.2 metres. Upright clump forming and somewhat bushy. Masses of slender 5-petalled star-like white flowers held in loose corymbs on wiry, branching, distinctively red stems in late spring to early summer. Moist, humus rich soil - quite drought tolerant once established. Lovely as a background plant for part shade. Foliage is an attractive red colour in autumn. A lovey rare, specimen plant. Winter dormant.

Hosta fortunei 'Gold Standard'

$12.00

(Plantain Lily). Height to 55 cms. Light green leaves turning gold in summer with dark green edging. Lavender flowers. Partial to full shade. 1.5 to 2 litre pots. Winter dormant.

Hosta 'Kiwiskyscraper'

$12.00

To 1 metre. Outstanding variety with rich blue-green, thick foliage in a distinctly upright large mound. Lavender flowers in mid-summer. Great as a background or specimen plant for part/full shade, moist rich soil. 1.5 to 2 litre pots. Winter dormant.

Ligularia Reniformis

$9.00

(Tractor Seat). To 1 metre. Bog plant. Huge kidney-shaped, glossy green leaves, like the tractor seats of old. Excellent foliage plant-good landscape plant. Stems of yellow flowered daisies in summer. Lovely for moist, shady gardens and on edge of ponds.

Pachysandra terminalis 'Variegata'

$10.00

Height to 20 cms. Slow growing but excellent for under trees or shady sites. Foliage is green with a creamy-white edge. Spikes of white flowers in spring. Ground cover.

Podophyllum emodi (May Apple)

$9.00

(May Apple). To 30 cms. Trillium like mottled leaves that are deeply lobed. White/pink flowers followed by a large red tomato-like fruit. Moist peaty soil and part to full shade. Part shade. Winter dormant.