Plants with Ornamental Fall Berries for Tons of Cool-Season Color - Sunset
Loved by birds, these beautiful plants will bejewel your landscape from early autumn well into winter with their decorative fall berries.
Euonymous europaeus AKA European Spindle Tree - Garden Therapy
While shopping for interesting foliage to add to my holiday planters and wreaths, I was stopped in my tracks by this interesting beauty: Euonymous europaeus. There are some really fascinating winter blooming plants that I have seen, like witch hazel ‘Diane‘ and white forsythia, but I wasn’t familiar with this one. Turns out these aren’t the blooms at all but the fruit ... Read More about Euonymous europaeus AKA European Spindle Tree
Chaenomeles × superba 'Pink Lady', flowering quince. Delightful, dark pink, cup-shaped flowers from March to May, followed by aromatic, green fruit, and glossy, oval, mid-green leaves. This fabulous flowering quince is perfect for training against a wall or fence in sun or partial shade. Flowering earlier than other varieties, it provides valuable early spring colour for a moderately fertile, well-drained site.
Bumblebee bonanza - Gardening for wildlife - Homes for Wildlife
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Chaenomeles speciosa 'Moerloosei', flowering quince. Ornamental quinces bring a welcome flush of colour to the garden in spring, when their bare twigs are smothered in flowers before the glossy, dark green leaves appear. 'Moerloosei' is later flowering than other varieties and has cup-shapedd, white flowers flushed with dark pink, from March to May followed by aromatic, greenish-yellow fruit.
Salvia officinalis 'Purpurascens', purple sage. Lilac-blue flowers in early to mid-summer and aromatic red-purple young leaves maturing to grey-green. Purple sage looks stunning planted next to golden oregano in a sunny herb garden. Freshly chopped leaves can be used to make stuffings, herb tea and sage butter. A useful and attractive container plant for a sunny site.
Ribes sanguineum 'White Icicle' Flowering currant Care Plant Varieties & Pruning Advice
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