A very beautiful shrub, easily worthy of a prominent but perferably sheltered position in the garden. Pendant white flowers tinged pink with golden anthers are borne in elegant sprays in late spring. Native to mountains in N. Philippines. Frost hardy. H: 2m
Southern Bush Honeysuckle. Low-growing hardy shrub, native to eastern North America. Small yellow flowers in spring. Creeps under ground and will form dense thickets, so good ground cover. Great autumn colour. H:35cm
Mountain Pepper. Tasmania. Medium sized aromatic shrub. Upright habit, purple red shoots, dark green leaves. Evergreen. Small cream flowers April-May. Male and female on separate plants. Sheltered spot. Frost to fully hardy.
A rare and unusual evergreen hardy shrub from South America; creamy-white fragrant flowers in spring. Found alongside dinosaurs in the fossil record, so a very ancient plant! Plant in full sun in any decent garden soil. Fully hardy. H: 2-4m depending on pruning.
Beautiful hardy sun loving deciduous shrub. Arching spreading nature with attractive silver leaves and silvery shoots. Extremely fragrant, small sulphur yellow flowers produced from silver buds in summer. H:4m. Fertile well drained soil. AGM
Dense, rounded and evergreen shrub, with leathery silver-grey leaves and small creamy white flowers in autumn. Best in full sun or partial shade. Well drained soil. Extremely tolerant plant apart from waterlogging. H: 2-3m
A deciduous and fully hardy dwarf shrub cultivated for autumn foliage. Green summer foliage turns brilliant pink to dark red in late summer to early autumn, accented by red seed pots that open to reveal bright ornage seeds. Very robust and tolerant, thriving best in moist but well-drained soils in either full sun or partial shade. RHS Award of Garden Merit. H: up to 1m