Plants that are on Special for December 2019

These plants are being sold at discounted prices for December 2019 or while stocks last.

Agapanthus “Medium Blue”

  • An attractive bulbous groundcover, especially when mass planted.
  • Large umbels of pendulous blue flowers in summer.
  • Plant in sun or partial shade. Water fairly regularly. Cold hardy.
  • 60cm * 40 cm

N4 bag; Price: R27.50

Special price: R19.50

Allophylus natalensis

Dune False-currant, Duinvalstaaibos

  • An evergreen shrub or small tree. Fragrant clusters of small white flowers attract butterflies.
  • Plant in sun or partial shade. Water fairly regularly.
  • Up to 3 m * 3 m. Quite slow growing, but very wildlife friendly.

N10 (20l) bag; Price: R265.00

Special price: R185.50

Aristea ecklonii

Blue Stars, Blousterre

  • Deciduous bulbous groundcover. Pale blue – deep mauve flowers on single or branched stem
  • Best in morning sun. Water regularly, happy in moist situation. Cold hardy.
  • 50 cm * 25 cm. Plant 5 per square metre.

N4 bag; Price: R27.50

Special price: R19.50

Atalaya alata

Lebombo Krans-ash, Lebombokranses

  • An often evergreen, beautiful small to medium tree well suited to small gardens.
  • Clusters of small white flowers Oct to Dec.
  • Plant in sun or partial shade. Cold Hardy. Drought hardy but responds well to regular water. Autumn colours.
  • 4 – 8m * 4 – 6 m. Fast growing.

N10 (20 l) 4 bag; Price: R245.00

Special price: R171.50

Crassula spathulata

Fairy Crassula, uguwe

  • A succulent groundcover. Flat growing, small, dark green leaves.
  • Clusters of dainty white flowers Sep – May
  • Grows well in both sun and shade. Drought hardy, but appreciates regular water. Low maintenance plant.
  • 10 cm * 30 cm. Plant 5 per square meter.

N4 bag; Price: 25.00

Special price: R17.50

Diospyros austro-africana

Fire-sticks Star-apple, Jakkalsbos

  • An evergreen dense shrub. Many small, attractive pink flowers Aug – Nov.
  • Red to black berries attract birds.
  • Grow in sun. Very cold and drought hardy. A low maintenance plant.
  •  3m * 3m

N6 bag; Price R105.00

Special price: R73.50

Eriocephalus africanus

Wild Rosemary, Kapokbos

  • An evergreen shrub. Clusters of small white flowers Jul – Nov. Fluffy “cottonwool” fruit.
  • Grow in sun. Cold and drought hardy. Prune to desired shape. Can be used to flavour food.
  • 1.75m * 1.75m

N5 bag; Price: R69.00

Special price: R48.30

Freylinia tropica 

Blue Honeybells, Blouheuningklokkies

  • An evergreen shrub. Cheerful small white or blue flowers all year, peaks in spring.
  • Grow in sun or partial shade. Cold and drought hardy. Prune to desired shape.
  • Up to 3m * 2m. May be hedged or gown in mixed beds.

N4 bag; Price: R49.00

Special price: R34.65

Gardenia thunbergia

White Gardenia, Witkatjiepiering

  • An evergreen shrub. Large fragrant white tubular flowers with star-shaped mouth. Sep – Feb.
  • Grow in morning sun or partial shade. Semi-cold hardy. Likes regular water.
  • 2m * 2m, slow growing, but well worth the wait.

N6 bag; Price: R105.00

Special price: R73.50

Gazania hybrids

  • An evergreen groundcover. Large daisy-shaped flowers of bright yellow, orange, red or even whites. Aug – Mar.
  • Grow in full sun. Cold hardy. Likes a little water fairly regularly.
  • 2o cm * 40 cm, plant 5 per square metre.

N4 bag; Price: R27.50

Special price: R19.50

Indigofera jucunda

River Indigo, Pronkverbos

  • An evergreen shrub or small tree. A showy and graceful garden plant
  • Bunches of attractive small white and pink flowers. Aug – Mar.
  • Full sun or partial shade. Semi-cold hardy. Best with fairly regular water.
  • 2 – 4m. Well suited to smaller gardens.

N5 bag; Price R79.00

Special price: R55.30

Plectranthus strigosus

Dwarf Spurflower, Dwerg Spoorsalie

  • An evergreen groundcover.
  • Flat growing, small, dark green leaves..
  • Vertical inflorescence of delicate white or pink flowers. Sep – May.
  • Shade loving. Fairly frost tender and likes regular water.
  • 15 cm * 40 cm. Plant 4 – 5 per square meter

N 4 bag; Price: R27.50

Special price: R19.50

Ruttya fruticosa Red

Red Jammy Mouth, Jembekkie

  • An evergreen shrub or scrambler. Makes a good container plant.
  • Showy red flowers with a black splotch on the lower lip. Oct – Feb.
  • Grow in sun or light shade. Fairly frost sensitive and likes regular water.
  • 1 – 4m * 1 – 4m. Prune to desired shape.
  • Sunbirds visit the flowers.

N10 (20 l) bag; Price R179.00

Special price: R125.30

X Ruttyruspolia “Phyllis van Heerden”

 

  • An evergreen shrub or scrambler. A showy garden plant.
  • An eye-catching display of clusters of mauve to deep pink flowers. Oct – Apr.
  • Grow in sun or partial shade. A little frost sensitive and likes water in summer.
  • 2 – 3m * 2 – 5m. Give a good haircut in spring.

N10 (20l) bag; Price R179.00

Special price: R125.30

Vachellia xanthophloea

Fever Tree, Koorsboom

  • An iconic, deciduous large tree. A distinctive and popular tree with yellow-green bark.
  • The flowers are small round, yellow balls borne in profusion. Sep – Nov.
  • Plant in sun. A little frost sensitive and likes water in summer, do not water in winter.
  • 10m * 8m. Be warned, the roots are invasive.

No5 bag; Price R79.00

Special price: R55.30

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