Cultivation: Grow in moist, well-drained soil in full sun, against a sunny wall. Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Wallside and trellises Soil types: Chalky, Clay, Sandy Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral Light: Full Sun Aspect: South, West Exposure: Sheltered Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3)
Purple Leaf Plum Hedge, thick-growing, long-lived hedge also known as Purple Leaf Sand Cherry. Bright red 3 inch leaves in spring and blushing, white flowers in mid-late spring. In autumn, purple-black berries and the foliage turns a magnificent reddish purple. An ornamental hedge that is especially valued for its hardiness and unique coloring, it's an asset to the landscape and a standout specimen shrub. Grows 6-8 feet tall. Plant 2-3 feet apart. We send 1-2' plants. Drought resistant.
ERYSIMUM 'Bowles's Mauve' is a plant that every garden should have. It manages to flower almost all year long apart from in the depths of winter. This vigorous subshrub reaching 75cm (21/2ft) in height, has glaucous foliage and mauve flowers that lend it to many planting combinations. Given a good sunny aspect with well-drained soil it will reward you with months of continual flowering, and attract a whole host of insects.