August 2021Plants with Special Prices

The plants listed below are on special till 1 September, while stocks last or until the list for September 2021’s specials is published if that is after 1 September.

Restricted to 20 bulb or groundcover plants or 5 other plants of each of the varieties per customer.

The plants with green plant names have online blogs. Click on the name or the picture above the name to access the blog for that plant.

A showy mat of Arctotis arctotoides in flower.

Arctotis arctoides                               

Yellow Arctotis, Geel Botterblom

A frost hardy, evergreen groundcover. Flowers September till March.

N4 (1.6l) bag; Price: R29.50

Special price: R20.65

 

Buddleja salvifolia grow in a garden with other shrubs.

Buddleja salviifolia

Sagewood, Saliehout, molalathau

An evergreen, open large shrub or small tree. 4 * 4 m. Flowers July till October. Prune back after flowering.

N5 (5l) bag; Price: R79.00

Special price:  R55.30

Carpobrotus dimidiatus flowers are large magenta 'vygie' type flowers.

Carpobrotus dimidiatus

Dune Fig, Strandvygie

A succulent groundcover. Spread of up to 40 cm. Grows in sun or partial shade. Flowers all year. Leaf sap soothes insect bites.

 N4 (4l) bag; Price: 29.50

Special price: R20.65

 

Combretum kraussii make very good pavement trees.

Combretum kraussii

Forest Bushwillow, Bosvaderlanswilg

A mostly evergreen, small to medium tree.  5 – 10 * 4 – 8 m. Flowers September to January. Autumn colours.

N6 (8l long) bag; Price: R120.00

Special price: R84.00

 

A crassula arborescens shrub in flower.

Crassula arborescens

Jade Plant, Boomplakkie

An evergreen, succulent shrub or small tree, 1 – 3 * 1.5 – 3 m. Clusters of white flowers in winter.

N5 (5l) bag; Price: R79.00

Special price: R55.30

Flowers of a white flowered Delosperma species.

Delosperma sp. (White)

Small white vygie, Klein wit vygie

An evergreen succulent groundcover, 15 * 30cm. Water wise and cold hardy. Small white flowers all year.

N4 (1.6l) bag; Price: R29.50

Special price: R20.65

Euclea natalensis fruit turn purple to black when ripe.

Euclea natalensis

Natal Gwuarri, Natalgwarrie

An evergreen shrub or small tree, 4 – 10 * 2 – 4 m. Female plants bear edible fruit that are eaten by birds.

N10 (20l) bag; Price: R269.00

Special price: R188.30

A Melianthus comosus plant in fruit, grown as a pot plant.

Melianthus comosus

Feathery Melianthus, Kruidjie-roer-my-nie

A hardy, evergreen shrub, 1.5 * 2m. Smelly leaves. Flowers attract nectar eating birds.

N5 (5l) bag; Price: R79.00

Special price: R55.30

Ochna serrulata is very showy when in flower.

Ochna serrulata

Carnival Bush, Fynblaarrooihout

An open, evergreen shrub, up to 2.5 * 2.5m. Partial shade. Flowers bright yellow, followed by red sepals with black fruit.

N5 (5l) bag; Price: R79.00

Special price: R55.30

Othona carnosa is a succulent groundcover with yellow daisy flowers.

Othona carnosa

Othona

Evergreen, flat growing, succulant groundcover. 10 * 30 cm. Flowers best grown in sun.

N4 (1.6l) bag; Price: R29.50

Special price: R20.65

The flowers of Plectranthus zuluensis are small but very beautiful.

Plectranthus zuluensis

Zulu Spurflower, Zoeloe Spoorsalie

A deciduous shrub, 1 – 1.8 * 1-1.8 m. Flowers from Nov – Apr, flowers better in sun. Cut back in Oct.

N5 (5l) bag; Price: R32.50

Special price: R22.75

Portulacaria afra 'Prostrata' is a flat growing succulent.

Portulacaria Afra ‘Prostrata’

Creeping Porkbush, Rankspekbos

A groundcover form of Portulacaria afra. Evergreen. Plant in rockeries, borders and pots, even indoors.

N4 (1.6l) bag; Price: R39.50

Special price: R27.65

Salax mucronata is a medium sized tree.

Salix mucronata

Flute Willow, Fluitjiewilger

A deciduous medium sized tree, up to 8 * 8m. Very cold hardy, but needs plenty water. Grow in full sun.

N5 (5l) bag; Price: R79.00

Special price: R55.30

Senagalia galpinii is a large, deciduous tree.

Senegalia galpinii

Monkey Thorn, Apiesdoring

A deciduous, large tree, up 15 * 15  m. An iconic tree of the bushveld. A good security tree, its thorns help protect boundries.

N6 (8l long) bag; Price: R120.00

Special price: R84.00

Virgilia divaricata bears are showy clusters of lilac/pink flowers.

Virgilia divaricata

Pink Keurboom

An evergreen large shrub or small tree, 6 – 8 * 4 – 6m. Fast growing, a good screening plant. Clusters of showy pink flowers, Dec – Sep.

N5 (5l) bag; Price R69.00

Special price: R48.30

© Malcolm Dee Hepplewhite & Witkoppen Wildflower Nursery, (Text and Photographs) 2021