Plants with Special Prices in July 2022

These plants are being sold at discounted prices for July 2022, while stocks last or until the list for August 2022’s specials is published. Restricted to 20 bulb or groundcover plants or 5 other plants of each of the varieties per customer.

The plants with green headings have online blogs. Click on the picture or the name to access the blog with detail around growth, positioning and usage, for that plant.

Buxus macowanii has attractive small shiny green leaves.

Buxus macowanii

Cape Box, Kleinblaarbuksboom

An evergreen shrub or small tree, slow growing.  3  * 3m. Very popular for low,formal hedging, topiary and pots. Tolerates deep shade.

20l bag; Price: R269.00

Special price: R188.30

 Cotyledon orbiculata var flanagnii has fleshy, finger-like leaves.

Cotyledon orbiculata ‘Flanagani’

Flanagan’s Cotyledon

 An evergreen succulent shrub that gets umbels of drooping red flowers. Plant in full sun. Flowers attract sunbirds.

5l bag; Price: R79.00

Special price: R55.30

White Dietes grandiflora flowers against a backdrop of Dimorphothica jucunda flowers,

Dietes grandiflora

Wild Iris, Groot Wilde-iris

A bulbous groundcover. 1.5  * 1m, grass-like in appearance. Attractive white iris type flowers. Good fill in shady areas. Hardy.

4l bag; Price: R32.50

Special price: R22.75

The edible yellow fruit of Dovyalis caffra.

Dovyalis caffra

Kei-apple, Kei-appel, Moholono

 A deciduous to evergreen large shrub or small tree, 2-4 * 2-4 m. Very good planted as a security hedge. Fairly cold and drought hardy.

5l bag; Price: R79.00

Special price: R55.30

Eligia tectorum is a lovely grass-like feature plant.

Elegia tectorum

Cape Thatching Grass, Kaapse Dekriet

An lovely grass-like Restio, 1 * 2m. A showy, low maintenance, decorative, feature plant. Cold hardy but likes regular water.

4l bag; Price: R56.00

Special price: R39.20

Erythrina caffra flowers.

Erythrina caffra

Cape Coral Tree, Kuskoraalboom

A medium sized, deciduous tree, 8 – 10 * 6 – 8m. Spectacular orange-scarlet flowers Jul – Sept. Drought hardy and cold semi-hardy.

8l long bag; Price: R135.00

Special price: R94.50

Felicea erigeroides has 'daisy' shaped pink 'flowers' with a yellow center.

Felicia erigeroides

Wild Michaelmas Daisy, Wilde-aster

A free flowering, evergreen little shrub, 60 * 60cm. Use as a groundcover, a border, in mixed flowerbeds or feature plant. Cold and drought hardy.

4l bag; Price: R39.50

Special price: R27.50

Geranium incarnum bears masses of magenta pink flowers.

Geranium incanum

Carpet Geranium, Vrouebossie

A showy groundcover, 30 * 40 cm. Attractive lacy leaves and free flowering, cold hardy but likes regular water. Plant in a sunny spot. Medicinal.

8l long bag; Price: R32.50

Special price: R22.75

A medium to large iconic bushveld tree.

Kigelia africana

Sausage tree, Worsboom

A fast growing, medium to large, semi-deciduous tree, 8-16 * 6-12m. Frost sensitive when young. Tree in picture on a pavement in Randburg. Drought hardy.

8l long bag; Price: R135.00

Special price: R94.50

Metarungia purbinervia has unusual tubular flowers that are pollinated by sunbirds.

Metarungia pubinervia

Red-lips, Rooilippe

Evergreen shrub, 2-3 * 2-3m. Attractive red flowers borne along stems. Grow in semi-shade or shade. Semi-cold hardy, best with regular water. Pollinated by sunbirds.

5l bag; Price: R79.00

Special price: R55.30

Ochna serrulata is very showy when in flower.

Ochna serrulata

Carnival Bush, Fynblaarrooihout

A showy ornamental shrub 1.5-3 * 1.5-2.5 m. Semi-deciduous, Full sun or partial shade, cold hardy once established, drought hardy.

20l bag; Price: R195.00

Special price: R136.50

An umbel of bright yellow flowers of Oxalis pes-caprea.

Oxalis pes-caprae

Yellow Sorrel, Geelsuring

Bulbous groundcover, 15 * 15 cm. Very showy yellow flowers, Jul – Sep. Deciduous in summer, water in winter. Used to flavour soups and stews. A good pot plant.

4l Bag; Price: R39.50

Special Price: R27.65

Pavonia praemosa flower.

Pavonia praemorsa

Yellow Mallow

An evergreen large shrub, 1.5-2.5 * 1.5-2 m. Yellow hibiscus-like flowers most of the year. Good screening. Cold and drought hardy. Sun or partial shade.

5l bag; Price: R79.00

Special price: R55.30

A Podocarpus henkelli grown on a pavement outside a housing estate.

Podocarpus henkelii

Henkel’s Yellowwood, Henkelgeelhout

An evergreen, upright tree, 8-12 * 6-10 m. Will grow in full sun, but best protected from hot afternoon sun. Cold hardy, likes regular water.

5l bag; Price: R79.00

Special price: R55.30

Senegalia goetzei is a medium sized thorn tree, 5 - 8 m * 4 - 6 m.

Senegalia goetzei

Purple-pod Thorn, Perspeuldoring

A medium sized, deciduous Thorn tree, 5-8 * 4-7 m. A tree for a pavement or boundary. Cold hardy and drought resistant.

20l bag; Price: R269.00

Special price: R188.30