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Exotic: Abutilon hybrids

Description: A wonderful floriferous exotic shrub with lobed furry leaves. Can be used as a shrub or climber. Masses of cup shaped or skirted flowers all year. hybrid.

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 60cm - 2.5m
Flowering time: All season
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Exotic: Eranthemum pulchellum

Description: An interesting exotic shrub with textured veined dark green leaves and spikes of rich blue flowers. Bees and butterflies.

Growing conditions: Semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Semi-hardy
Average height: 1m
Flowering time: Win - Spr
Bloom/flower colour: Blue
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Exotic: Strobilanthes hamiltoniana

Description: Fast growing perennial with waxy serrated veined leaves and sprays of tubular mauve flowers from winter to spring.

Growing conditions: Sun / shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Semi-hardy
Average height: 1.5m
Flowering time: Win - Spr
Bloom/flower colour: Pink
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Exotic: Tradescantia - Blushing Bride

Description: A trailing ground cover with striking green, cream, purple tipped strap like leaves. The colour differentiation more prominent in winter. Cut back to get more differentiation.

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 10cm
Flowering time: Summer
Bloom/flower colour: Pink
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Indigenous: Argyrolobium tomentosum

Description: A lax shrub with trifoliate leaves and golden stems. Bright yellow flowers which fade to orange. From the Natal midlands so a very hardy shrub!

Growing conditions: Semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 1.2m
Flowering time: Autumn
Bloom/flower colour: Yellow
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Indigenous: Bulbine natalensis - mini

Description: A new miniature aloe like perennial with a basal rosette of thick fleshy leaves. Spikes of yellow flowers all year. Good container plant.

Growing conditions: Semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Semi-hardy
Average height: 20cm
Bloom/flower colour: Yellow
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Indigenous: Kleinia fulgens

Description: A indigenous succulent with fleshy narrow chalky silver leaves and tufted red flowers. Waterwise.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 40cm
Flowering time: Sum - Aut
Bloom/flower colour: Red
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Indigenous: Leonotis leonorus alba

Description: A showy upright shrub with rough toothed narrow leaves and velvety white flowers that attract birds, butterflies and bees. A good cut flower. 10l bags

Growing conditions: Sun
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 2m
Flowering time: Sum - Aut
Bloom/flower colour: White
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Indigenous: Petalidium oblongifolium

Description: A low growing indigenous shrub with veined oblong grey green leaves. It has pale blue flowers all year. In the past I have judged this plant perfect for those harsh dry very sunny places. I have one growing in morning sun and it is just fabulous, so one never knows with plants!

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 60cm
Flowering time: All year
Bloom/flower colour: Blue
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