FLOWERS BLOG

PINCUSHIONS

Pincushions originate largely from the Western Cape, but have proved to be excellent garden plants in many parts of the country including, Pietermaritzburg and the... Read More

Dwarf Tea Bush

BOTANICAL NAME:  Leptospermum scoparium ‘Cherry Brandy’ COMMON NAME:  Dwarf Tea Bush   DESCRIPTION:  A low-growing evergreen shrub with tiny maroon to purple leaves on compact... Read More

Bush Dipladenia

BOTANICAL NAME:  Mandevilla splendens hybrids COMMON NAME: Bush Dipladenia   DESCRIPTION: Evergreen small shrubs or light climbers with waxy foliage and milky sap that bloom for... Read More

Bamboo orchid

BOTANICAL NAME:  Arundina Graminifolia COMMON NAME:  Bamboo orchid   DESCRIPTION: An evergreen clump-forming shrub with tall, slender, bamboo-like stems clothed in narrow grass-like leaves.  They... Read More

Portulaca oleracea

BOTANICAL NAME:  Portulaca oleracea COMMON NAME:  Purslane Succulent groundcover with brightly coloured flowers for hot, dry areas. Easy to grow.  Long lasting.   DESCRIPTION: A... Read More

TRITONIA

Tritonia corms (bulbo-tubers) should be planted in light, sandy, friable (easily crumbled) soil that is loose for good drainage. Tritonia are great in pots and... Read More
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