Moisture: Well drained

Pelargonium (Geraniums, Storksbills) pink flower 0

Geranium (Pelargonium)

Pelargonium (Geraniums) are perennials that love the summer sun. They come from South Africa but are widespread all over the world and are very popular and easy to grow. Pelargoniums rank as one of...

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Lantana (Lantana camara)

Lantana is a genus of perennial plants with about 500 species, native to India and native to the tropics of the Americas and Africa. Includes herbaceous plants and shrubs, reaching up to 2m in...

Santolina chamaecyparissus (Cotton lavender) 0

Cotton lavender (Santolina chamaecyparissus)

Santolina chamaecyparissus (Cotton lavender) are, in fact, soft woody and rather dwarf shrubs. They are native to the Mediterranean region and there are about 20 different species. They are, therefore, small gray or green...

Viburnum opulus (Guelder Rose, Snowball) autumn leaves 0

Guelder Rose, Snowball (Viburnum opulus)

Viburnum opulus (Guelder Rose, Snowball) is a deciduous shrub that produces abundant flowers in spring and leaves of magnificent color in autumn. It is native from Europe and Asia and is grown as an...

Festuca glauca (Blue fescue) 1

Blue fescue (Festuca glauca)

The Festuca glauca (Blue fescue) is a clump-forming ornamental grass known for its glaucous, finely-textured, blue-gray foliage. It belongs to the same family of grasses and bamboos. Its size is low, about 15 to...

Laurus nobilis (Bay tree or Laurel) leaves 1

Bay tree, Laurel (Laurus nobilis)

Laurus nobilis (Bay tree or Laurel) is a shrub or small tree native from the Mediterranean region that can be used for hedging or in pots. The leaves are used as spice in Mediterranean cuisine.

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American sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua)

Liquidambar styraciflua (American sweetgum) is a very ornamental deciduous tree. In autumn the leaves acquire different shades of light green, yellow, orange and red, often simultaneously. They are a delight for the eyes.