Plumbago is an evergreen shrub often grown as a climber. It produces masses of sky-blue flowers all through summer. Also comes in white and deep blue. Plumbago makes a very good formal or informal hedge and responds well to pruning. It is fast growing, drought resistent and tolerant of frost. Attracts butterflies. Grows well with Tecomaria.
Ornithogalum thyrsoides is a bulbous perrenial bearing a raceme of glossy white flowers.
It occurs on sandy flats and lower slopes from Namaqualand to the southern cape.
Now flowering at Towerkop Nursery, I just love the name ‘Chincherinchee’ !
This small Aloe is widespread in the arid western interior of South Africa.
Watsonia. Robust, deciduous, cormous perennial of the Iris family. Indigenous to South Africa.
Carrion Flower – Orbea variegata. Native to the Southwestern and southern cape of South Africa.
March Lilly (Cybistetes longifolia)