New on the Petal Faire website (or back in stock)

New plants for SUMMER 2019

Alstonia venenata

Common name: Poison devil tree

Description: A rare medicinal exotic shrub with wavy margins on lance shaped leaves. Clusters of white flowers in summer
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Anemone - Honorine Jobert

Common name: White Japanese anemone

Description: A suckering exotic perennial with mid green leaves. Umbrels of single white flowers in autumn.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Arthropodium cirrathum

Common name: New Zealand rock lily

Description: A tufted exotic perennial with lance shaped grey green leaves. Panicles of star shaped white flowers in summer. Dry shade. Rather gorgeous!
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Astilbe hybrids

Common name: False goats berd

Description: Clump forming exotic perennial with mounds of fern like foliage. Delicate feathery blooms.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Astrantia major White

Common name: Masterwort

Description: A mound shaped perennial with deeply lobed palmate leaves. Delicate white flowers in summer. Divide root bulbs in autumn and spring.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Bauhinia natalensis

Common name: Natal bauhinia

Description: A dainty rounded shrub with roundish two lobed green leaves and scented delicate crinkly white flowers. Attracts butterflies. 20l bags
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R250.00  |   Buy now

Bowkeria verticillata

Common name: Natal Shell flower bush

Description: A beautiful multi-stemmed indigenous shrub with lovely quilted leaves and scented shell like white flowers in summer.
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Brugmansia - Herzenbrucke

Common name: Moonflower - herzenbruck

Description: NEW A striking shrub with large furry leaves. A gorgeous large yellow with orange edges.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Brugmansia - Mimi

Common name: Moonflower - Mimi

Description: A new addition - free flowering with well shaped double white flowers.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Buddleja - Black Knight

Common name: Purple butterfly bush

Description: A fast growing exotic shrub with arching shoots and lance shaped leaves. Sprays of small yellow eyed purple flowers. Attract butterflies.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Buddleja - White profusion

Common name: White butterfly bush

Description: A fast growing shrub with arching shoots and lance shaped leaves. Pyramids of flowers that attract butterflies.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Callisia fragrans - Melnikoff

Common name: False bromeliad, basket plant

Description: A creeping herbaceous plant with leaves crowded into rosette-like clusters and spreading laterally via long runners.Elliptic pointed fleshy variegated leaves. Pinch plants to prevent long, scraggly growth.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Calodendrum capense

Common name: Cape chestnut

Description: Beautiful single trunk indigenous tree with glossy leaves, furry brown underside. Large sprays of scented pink flowers in summer. Butterflies. GORGEOUS
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Canna - Giant red

Description: A NEW exotic medium sized canna with green paddle shaped leaves and deep red flowers. It multiplies well. Attracts birds and butterflies.

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R75.00  |   Buy now

Canna - Tropical rose

Description: A NEW exotic miniature canna with green paddle shaped leaves and deep pink flowers. Attracts birds and butterflies.

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R75.00  |   Buy now

Canna - Vanilla cream

Common name:

Description: A rhizomatous exotic perennial with large paddle shaped leaves. Large flecked pink flowers from sum - aut.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Cassinopsis ilicifolia

Common name: Lemon thorn

Description: A dense spiny indigenous shrub with lovely shiny green leaves, small whitish flowers in spring followed by large orange berries in autumn. Birds love the berries. Makes a good screen. 5l bags
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Chaenomeles x superba - pink

Common name: Flowering quince - Appleblossom

Description: Floriferous tough shrub with pale pink flowers. Fruit makes a delicious jelly. Attracts bees.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Chaenomleles x superba

Common name: Flowering quince

Description: A tough exotic shrub with spiny woody branches and oblong glossy green leaves. Cup shaped red flowers are followed by large fruits. Attracts bees.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Childanthus fragrans

Common name: Peruvian daffodil

Description: Lovely exotic bulb with flared tubular scented yellow flowers in summer. Plant with top of bulb exposed.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Cistus x agularii

Common name:

Description: RARE rounded Mediterranean shrub with oval crinkled leaves and large yellow stamened white flowers. Attracts butterflies.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Clematis armandii

Common name:

Description: A gorgeous fast growing exoitc climber with long glossy trifoliate leaves. Clusters of almond scented white star shaped flowers in spring. Cut back hard after flowering. Love it!
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R200.00  |   Buy now

Colquhounia coccinea

Common name: Himalayan mint shrub

Description: An upright exotic shrub with grey lance shaped toothed furry scented leaves. Orange red flowers from summer - autumn.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Cyrtanthus breviflorus

Common name: Yellow fire lily

Description: A bulb with strap-shaped leaves that grows in marshy areas. Tubular scented bright yellow flowers mainly in spring. Multiplies rapidly. Bulb edible. Allow for up to 10cm of water above the crown of the bulb.
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R50.00  |   Buy now

Dendrobium nobile

Common name: Noble dendrobium

Description: A gorgeous exotic epiphytic orchid with strap-like leaves. Racemes of flowers in spring. Mixed colours
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Deutzia gracilas

Common name: Dwarf deutzia

Description: A lovely exotic shrub with arching stems and racemes of small white flowers in spring. Prune back immediately after flowering.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Deutzia x magnifica

Common name: Showy deutzia

Description: A gorgeous exotic shrub with arching stems and racemes of double white flowers in late spring. Prune immediately after flowering.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Dietes iridioides variegata

Common name: Variegated dietes

Description: Rare indigenous perennial with white variegated strap like leaves and stiff stalks with pretty white flowers with lavender and yellow markings all year. Lovely in the shady parts of the garden.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Dissotis canescens

Common name: Royal dissotis

Description: Upright indigenous shrub. Large dark green leaves on angular stems. Spikes of pinkish flowers all season. Attracts butterflies.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Echium candicans

Common name: Pride of Madeira

Description: A rounded upright shrub with woody stems and hairy whitish leaves and panicles of vibrant blue flowers. 20cm pots
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Epidendrum spp

Common name: Orange ground orchid

Description: An epiphytic orchid with rambling stems and leathery leaves. Racemes of scented orange flowers all season.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Eucharis x grandiflora

Common name: Amazon lily

Description: A bulbous exotic perennial with large elliptic wavy deep green leaves. Umbels of white flowers in summer. Indoor plant. Huge bulbs
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Exotic: Hemerocallis - Evening Enchantment

Common name: Daylily - Evening enchantment

Description: A gorgeous clump forming daylily with strap like leaves and white edged red flowers.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Exotic: Quisqualis indica

Common name: Rangoon creeper

Description: Gorgeous rare strong growing exotic climber with oblong leaves and clusters of white fading to red flowers in summer and autumn Gorgeous scent
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R250.00  |   Buy now

Fuchsia - Lady Boothby

Common name: Climbing fuchsia

Description: A tough exotic climber with dark green leaves and red and purple dangling flowers. Grow over an arch, a trellis or fence.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Fuchsia arborescens

Common name: Tree fuchsia

Description: A fast growing shrub with lance shaped bright green leaves. Panicles of small rose to magenta flowers are followed by edible purple seeds / berries. Plants still very small.
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Helichrysum petiolare

Common name: Kooigoed

Description: A beautiful soft indigenous shrub with round aromatic silver leaves. Sprays of insignificant cream flowers in summer. Medicinal
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Hibiscus praeteritus

Common name:

Description: A fast-growing, upright slender shrub, with ovate coarsely serrated leaves. Stems and leaves slightly hairy. Red five petalled in summer. Waterwise.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Hosta hybrid - various

Common name: Plantain lilies

Description: Clump forming exotic bulb. Large attractive variegated or green leaves. Snails and slugs love them! Bell shaped flowers in summer
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Hydrangea arborescens - Annabelle

Common name:

Description: Rare rounded shrub with bold white flowers. Prune back hard in winter.
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R700.00  |  This item is currently out of stock.

Indigenous: Galtonia princeps

Common name: Summer hyacinth

Description: A gorgeous indigenous bulb with fleshy upright leaves and waxy soft greenish drooping flowers in summer
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Indigenous: Penta lanceolata

Common name: Egyptian star flower

Description: A multistemmed indigenous shrub with dark green lance shaped furry leaves. Clusters of star shaped flowers all season. We have pink, white and red plants in stock. Attracts butterflies to the garden.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Jasminum sambac

Common name: Arabian jasmine

Description: A bushy scrambling exotic climber with strongly scented white flowers in spring. Lovely.
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R200.00  |   Buy now

Justicia carnea alba

Common name: White brazilian plume flower

Description: NEW soft wooded shrub with robust stems and mid green leaves. Plumes of white flowers.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Kniphofia ensifolia

Common name: Torch lily

Description: A sturdy indigenous perennial with erect grey green deeply keeled leaves. Tall spikes with lemon flowers in spring. Attracts birds and insects.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Kniphofia praecox

Common name: Winter Marsh Poker

Description: A sturdy indigenous perennial with hard strap like leaves and aloe type orange flowers in winter. Attracts nectar feeding birds, butterflies and insects.
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R60.00  |   Buy now

Lychnis coronaria alba

Common name: Rose campion

Description: Clump forming self-seeding exotic perennial with silver felted leaves. Five petaled white flowers in summer.
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R60.00  |   Buy now

Moringa oleifera

Common name: Moringa miracle tree

Description: Fast growing exotic tree with smooth bark and feathery leaves. Sprays of small cream flowers from sum - aut. Medicinal and edible
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Neomarica gracilas

Common name: Apostle plant

Description: A clump forming exotic bulb. It has white flowers with pruple markings in spring. Multiplies well. Good house plant. Attracts bees, butterflies, birds.
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R50.00  |   Buy now

Nerine filifolia

Common name: Grass leafed nerine

Description: Rare indigenous bulb, fine grass like leaves, wavy petalled pink flowers in autumn. Bees, butterflies. Good cut flower.
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R60.00  |   Buy now

Nymphaea - Denver

Description: A Compact waterlily with floating lily pads and double petaled primrose yellow flowers.

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R120.00  |   Buy now

Nymphaea - Yuh-Ling

Description: Well formed star shaped dark pink scented flowers. Small flower so suitable for container.

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R150.00  |   Buy now

Nymphaea capensis

Description: t is a clump-forming perennial with thick black spongy tuberous rhizomes. The leaves are on long stalks that arise directly from the rhizome. Elegant blue flowers arise above the level of the water.

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R120.00  |   Buy now

Osmanthus fragrans

Common name: Fragrant olive

Description: Rare upright exotic shrub with lance shaped leathery leaves. Clusters of scented VERY SMALL white flowers from aut - spr.
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R350.00  |   Buy now

Passiflora - Betty Myles Young

Common name: Passion flower

Description: A vigorous exotic climber with bowl shaped dark lilac flowers. Bees love it. Hardy to -5 degrees.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Passiflora - Cary

Common name:

Description: A new exotic climber with dark purple flowers all season. A good container plant.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Passiflora - Constance Elliot

Common name:

Description: A vigorous exotic climber with bowl shaped white flowers in summer. Bees love it. Hardy to between -5 and - 10 degrees.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Passiflora - Crimson tears

Common name:

Description: A gorgeous climber with leathery leaves and flowers bright maroon with white tipped filaments. Probably prefers cooler weather. Named in memory of 9/11 attacks.
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Passiflora - Iris

Common name:

Description: Floriferous climber with deep blue purple flowers all season. Good for a container
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Passiflora - White wedding

Common name:

Description: A vigorous climber with large well shaped scented pure white flowers. Prune back in spring. Hardy to -5.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Pelargonium peltatum

Common name: Ivy-leafed geranium

Description: A climbing indigenous perennial with fleshy ivy shaped leaves and clusters of pale lilac flowers.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Penstemon digitalis - Huskers red

Common name: Foxglove penstemon

Description: A superb perennial with lance shaped toothed ruby leaves, black stems and cream tubular pink flowers. Bees birds butterflies
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R60.00  |   Buy now

Phlox - Bright eyes

Common name: Perennial phlox

Description: A night scented, upright perennial with panicles of dark pinke flowers in summer. Attracts birds and bees.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Plectranthus chirindensis

Common name:

Description: A stunning indigenous shrub with round tapered grooved leaves and sprays of true blue flowers.
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R75.00  |  This item is currently out of stock.

Pseudogynoxys chenopodioides

Common name: Mexican flame vine

Description: A fast growing climber with soft lime green leaves. Dramatic fragrant daisy like flowers are a dazzling orange. Attract butterflies and bees. Plant up a trellis, an obelisk or cascading from a large hanging basket.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Pycnostachys urticifolia

Common name: Hedgehog sage

Description: A fast growing indigenous shrub. Use as an accent or hedge plant. Dense spikes of true blue flowers.
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R90.00  |  This item is currently out of stock.

Rhododendron vireya

Common name: Malaysian rhododendron

Description: A spectacular shrub with shiny green leaves. Clusters of yellow, pink or red blooms throughout the year. I grow them like azaleas and have been delighted with their performance. Some hybrids flower up to six times a year! They are also much more hardy than expected. An excellent container plant.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Rotheca myricoides

Common name: Blue cats whiskers

Description: An upright Limpopo shrub with smelly bright green leaves. Soft two toned blue flowers in summer. Attracts butterflies. NOT to be confused with Rotheca myracoides Ugandense.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Rothmannia globosa

Common name: September bells

Description: An upright indigenous shrub with glossy foliage, fragrant cream bell shaped flowers and round fruits. Attracts butterflies and bees.
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Rumohra adiantiformis

Common name: Leather eaf fern

Description: A rhizomatous creeping indigenous fern with large leathery deep green leaves. Leaves are used by florists because of longevity.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Salvia - Flame

Common name: Salvia Flame

Description: A much branched perennial with red lipped flowers, and aromatic leaves which turn red in autumn. Attracts bees.
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R60.00  |   Buy now

Salvia eizi-matudae

Common name:

Description: NEW very RARE exotic perennial with oval furry scalloped dull green foliage. Sprays of cerise flowers from sum - win. Attracts bees and butterflies.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Salvia Javier

Common name: Salvia - Javier

Description: A stunning perennial with black calyx and purple blue flowers. Attracts bees. I Love It.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Salvia orthostachys

Common name: Straight spike sage

Description: A new upright exotic perennial with interesting shaped leaves. Spikes of red flowers from sum - aut.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Salvia oxyphora

Common name: Bolivian hummingbird sage

Description: Rare perennial with large spade shaped textured veined leaves. Spikes of furry coral red from summer to autumn. Often difficult to grow.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Salvia staminea

Common name: Iranian sage

Description: New well shaped exotic shrub with dark green leaves. Dark bracts with white flowers in summer. Waterwise.
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R60.00  |   Buy now

Salvia x microphylla - Hotlips

Common name:

Description: A much branched perennial with red and white lipped flowers, and aromatic leaves which turn red in autumn. Attracts bees. Strong grower.
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R60.00  |   Buy now

Sambucus - Black lace

Common name: Black elder

Description: A multi-stemmed exotic shrub with finely cut almost black foliage. Panicles of fragrant white flowers in summer. Medicinal and attracts insects. Prune hard in early spring.
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R200.00  |   Buy now

Schotia brachypetala

Common name: Huilboerboon

Description: Attractive indigenous tree with large densely branched canopy. Clusters of gorgeous red flowers. Attracts birds and bees to the garden.
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R200.00  |   Buy now

Sclerochiton triacanthus

Common name: Barberton blue lips

Description: A threatened indigenous shrub with cascading rigid leaves. Lipped scented blue flowers in spring. Floriferous. Beautiful specimens in 10l bags.This threatened cascading shrub has rigid leaves and blue lipped scented flowers. Floriferous.
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Senecio rhomboideus

Common name:

Description: A gorgeous indigenous succulent with elongated tubers and large toothed grey green leaves. Sprays of yellow flowers in summer.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Senecio tamoides variegata

Common name: Variegated flowering ivy

Description: Fast growing succulenty climber with creamy variegated frilly leaves. Large clusters of small scented yellow flowers in autumn. Attracts butterflies.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Stanhopea sp

Common name:

Description: An usual exotic orchid where pendant flowers grow from pseudobulbs. Clusters of scented cream flowers in summer.
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R750.00  |   Buy now

Stipa dregeana

Common name: Bushmans grass

Description: A tufted indigenous gras with lax clumps of lime green leaves. Panicles of golden spikelets in summer. Gorgeous. Self seeds. Host plants for butterflies.
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R50.00  |   Buy now

Strobilanthes gossypinus

Common name: Cotton-leaf persian shield

Description: A show stopping exotic shrub with large unusual silver gold foliage. Insignificant trumpet like lavender flowers from summer - spring. Waterwise
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Tabernaemontana divaricata

Common name: Paper gardenia

Description: Rounded bushy exotic shrub, oblong glossy dark green leaves, waxy white flowers in summer.
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R200.00  |   Buy now

Tectaria gemmifera

Common name: Button ball fern

Description: Creeping rhizomatous indigenous fern, arching fronds of bright green leaves, propagate from bulbils on main axis of leaves.
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R60.00  |   Buy now

Thunbergia grandiflora alba

Common name: White sky flower

Description: A vigorous woody stemmed exotic climber with heart-shaped dark green leaves. Trumpet shaped pale blue flowers in summer.
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Tibouchina grandiflora

Common name: Glory flower

Description: A showy exotic shrub with large fuzzy grey green leaves and spikes of gorgeous flowers from summer to autumn.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Viburnum plicatum

Common name: Doublefile viburnum

Description: A multi-stemmed exotic shrub with layered horizontal branching and dark green "pleated" leaves. Flat topped sprays of white flowers.
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Wahlenbergia rivularis

Common name: Bell flower

Description: A mat forming groundcover with flat lobed dark green leaves and bell shaped white flowers in summer. Nice.
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R60.00  |   Buy now

Watsonia - Celeste

Common name:

Description: A clump forming indigenous corm with long strap like leaves and bracts of dark pink flowers in spring.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Watsonia - Persephone

Common name:

Description: Clump forming hybrid indigenous bulb. Red stems and strap like leaves Spikes of pale pink flowers. Summer deciduous.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Watsonia - Snow White

Common name:

Description: A clump forming indigenous corm with long strap like leaves and bracts of white flowers in spring.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Watsonia - Victoria

Description: Clump forming hybrid indigenous bulb Red stems and strap like leaves and spikes of magenta flowers.

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R75.00  |   Buy now

Weigelia florida variegata

Common name:

Description: A compact exotic shrub with white edged green leaves. Masses of rose pink tubular flowers on arching stems in summer. Birds. Cut flower
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Zantedeschia - Green Goddess

Common name: Green goddess arum lily

Description: Gorgeous indigenous perennial with ovate dark green fleshy leaves. Large green tipped flower spathes.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Zantedeschia rehmannii

Common name: Calla lily

Description: A rare grassland bulb with lance shaped leaves and small trumpet shaped pink flushed cream flowers
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R120.00  |   Buy now