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Orphium frutescens shiny pink flowers

May 2017
Dusty Miller x3 cuttings in corner near Buddleja
Volunteer Chironia baccifera tortoise berry below window
Dusty Miller x3 cuttings in corner below window

March 2017
Dusty Miller x4 cuttings at Lobostemon corner

October 2016
Lobostemon montanus cut back and a cutting near Bauhinia

March 2016
Cuttings of Margie's Knysna hibiscus near the potted Hoya ??
Citrus scented pelargonium x2 next to new Dusty Millers. And one behind the Pride of India.
Cut back collapsed pink pelargoniums.
Pulled out the 2 Dusty Millers against the house, replaced each with 3 cuttings.
Cuttings of salmon pelargonium near Dombeya.
Pink Oxalis in new octagonal terracotta pot (last inherited pot emptied!)

December 2015
Armeria maritima x2 Pink flowers in spring and summer. Plumbaginaceae. Sea thrift from W Europe 25cm by 30cm

September 2015
Crepe myrtle, Pride of India, cutting with cinnamon bark, from Anna in Porterville

August 2015
Moved mother's Hoya to shade under Coprosma
Lamb's ears large velvety grey leaves Stachys lanata shade, between Crinum
Lobostemon montanus for the changeant pink (and blue) flowers
Crinum from Kwazulu-Natal and our Camps Bay garden x8
Salvia greggei x2 to Anna's March lilies

Spring Promise flowers August 2015

July 2015
Anna's March lilies Amaryllis belladonna x11 ??
Pink with large leaves Pelargonium
Chironia baccifera for pink flowers and red berries - gifted by the garden!
Veltheimia rippled leaves and dusky pink flowers
Santolina x3
Watsonia x11 clumps from Anna. Pink with swan neck ??
Agathosma apiculata garlic buchu, Knoffel buchu for the fragrance
Citrus Pelargonium SHADE
Pelargonium x fragrans hybrid nutmeg from Mareli in July 2014
Oak-leaf pink flower Pelargonium
Salmon Pelargonium
Pelargonium cordifolium Valentine 75cm Large silver-spangled pink flowers Aug-Jan. Red heart-shaped leaves. Edible plant. (Southern and Eastern Cape in moist fynbos)
Margie's Knysna wild pink hibiscus x3
Syncarpha vestita grey leaves, white flowers, everlasting daisies ??
Erica glandulosa 1.5M Pink to orange? Jan-Dec
Erica verticillata (from Belvedere Palace Austria). Light pink 1.7M For sunbirds
Leucospermum cordifolium 1.5x2M Orange flowers Sep-Oct
Leucospermum tottum Ribbon pincushion 1.3M Pink-apricot flowers Sep-Jan
Protea cynaroides King protea 50cm-1.5M Pink, crimson or cream? year round. Regular watering
Podalyria 1.5M white flowers. Silvery leaves
Bauhinia bowkeriae butterfly leaves. White flowers Oct-Dec. Scrambling shrub 2M
Dombeya burgessiae Pink flowers
Dais cotonifolia Pompom tree. 3M Pink flowers Nov-Feb (for Christmas) Prune hard Aug-Sept
Celeste's white iris (no flowers yet. September?
With Dymondia margaretae Silver Carpet groundcover
Dusty Miller Centaurea cineraria from the Mediterranean x 4

Spring Promise with Freesia

Spring Promise shrubs and bulbs

December 2014
Tarchonanthus camphoratus camphorbush for grey leaves, fragrance, and female plants have fluffy seeds for nestbuilding.
Buddleja salviifolia honey scented flowers. Mauve flowers

Buddleja
Camphorbush
in January 2015

Waiting in place were arum lilies and a Fuchsia. Large Coprosma against the boundary wall with the endless ivy.

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