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Feb. 20-28/n/a Both trailing and compact forms are available, with delicate flowers for edging
annuals
Name Comments
GAZANIA
Botanical Name
Gazania splendens
Height/Spread Sun or Shade,
12/12 in. 30/30 cm Feb. 10-20/n/a
Flower Colour In/Out Seed Date
yellow, orange
full sun Daisy-like flowers close at night
GERANIUM Pelargonium x hybrida sun to part shade
20-36/20 in. 50/50-80 cm
red, pink, white There are four types of geraniums: zonal, ivy, pillar and Martha Washington; some good for hanging baskets
GODETIA Clarkia amoena sun to part shade
Showy 2 inch wide, cup-like blossoms, good for cutting
HELIOTROPE Heliotrope arborescens full sun, light shade
18/12 in. 45/30 cm Apr. 10-20/May 10-20
12-24/12/24 in. 30/60 20/60 cm
red, pink, white
blue, dark violet, white
red, pink, white
red, pink, white
pink, white
orange, yellow, pink
pink, white, rose
purple, pink, white, blue
pink, red, lavender
blue, red, white, mixed
n/a
Bushy plant with fruity, vanilla fragrance, spikes of flower clusters, plant only
IMPATIENS Impatiens wallerana 10/10 in. 25/25 cm shade Mar. 1-15/June 1-15
Masses of single or double flowers; for sheltered, shaded sites
IMPATIENS, NEW GUINEA Impatiens ‘New Guinea’ 10/10 in. 25/25 cm shade Feb 15-20/n/a
Large flowers on variegated foliage; for sheltered, shaded sites. Rich soil required
KALE, CABBAGE ORNAMENTAL Brassica oleracea 12/16 in. 30/40 cm sun Apr. 10-20/May 1-10 Colourful rosettes of foliage; colour shows in cool temperatures, tolerates frost
LANTANA Lantana camara 18/18 in. 45/45 cm sun to part sun n/a
Attracts butterflies; does well in hot, dry area; available as plant only; good in planters
LAVATERA Lavatera trimestris sun
Large cup-like flowers; easy to start from seed
LISIANTHUS Eustoma grandiflorum sun
36/24 in. 90/60 cm Apr. 1-10/May 1-10
8/36 in. 20/90 cm Mar.1
Flowering from early summer to frost; well drained soil
LIVINGSTONE DAISY Mesembryanthemum crystallinum 6/6 in. 15/15 cm
sun
Daisy-like flowers; likes a windy, hot, dry area
LOBELIA Lobelia erinus
shade to part shade
Mar. 15-30/May 1-10
4-12/6 in. 10-30/15 cm
Jan. 10-15/n/a


































































































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