Our November/December Newsletter and Fresh Harvest List will be available next week - last one of the year!
Wisteria sinensis $15.00/25 g, $295.00/kg
Common Name: Chinese Wisteria
A perennial climbing vine native to China bearing 15 to 20 cm racemes of blue flowers in spring. Stems twine anticlockwise around trees and posts, supports should be solid to hold up the heavy, flower laden vines. A long-lived plant, some known specimens are over 200 years old and the largest flowering plant in the world is a Wisteria sinensis vine covering one acre (4000m2) in California.
Pyrus calleryana $10.00/25 g, $225.00/kg
Common Name: Callery Pear
A deciduous tree native to China and Vietnam, growing 5 to 8 m tall with a 3 m spread. White flowers cover the tree in spring before the leaves regrow, followed by small woody inedible fruits. The autumn leaf colours range from yellow to orange, red, pink, purple and bronze.
Common Name: Kangaroo Paws
Occurring naturally only in south west Western Australia in a variety of habitats and soil types. Flowers appear over spring and summer, pollinated by birds. Flower size, colour and height varies between species. Grows best in well-drained soil with well composted organic matter in a sunny position.
A. flavidus Green $4.50/g
A. manglesii $4.50/g
A. humilis $30.00/g
A. rufus $30.00/g