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The Largest Selection of Indigenous Species in any Nursery in KZN.

Trees, Shrubs, Aloes, Grasses and Ground Covers.

Ground Covers

Ground Cover

 

Agapanthus praecox
Evergreen. A rhizomatous, clumping perennial with compact clusters of vivd bluish-purple or white flowers held above clumps of strappy leaves. Summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Average water needs. Tolerates mild frost. Versatile. Undemanding. Soil stabilization. Mass planting.
     
Agapanthus praecox subsp. orientalis ‘Albidus’
Evergreen. A rhizomatous, clumping perennial with compact clusters of dazzling, pure white flowers (cultivar) held above clumps of strappy leaves. Summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Average water needs. Tolerates mild frost. Versatile. Decorative. Mass planting.
     
Agapanthus praecox subsp. orientalis ‘Dwarf White’ & ‘Dwarf Blue’ Evergreen. A compact dwarf cultivar of rhizomatous perennial with thin, narrow, curved leaves & masses of pure white or pale purplish-blue flowers. Summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise once established. Hardy. Versatile. Undemanding. Mass planting.
     
Agapanthus orientalis ‘Purple Cloud)   Evergreen. A rhizomatous perennial with clusters of deep purple, pendulous flowers held above gracefully arching, strappy leaves. Spring & summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Average water needs. Undemanding. Tolerates poor soils. Containers. Mass planting. Cut flowers.
     
Aptenia cordifolia   Evergreen. An attractive, compactly creeping succulent perennial with glossy, fleshy leaves & vivid pinkish-red flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Tolerates mild frost. Coastal gardens. Rockeries. Soil stabilization.
     
Aristea eklonii   Evergreen. A clumping, bulbous perennial with narrow, sword-shaped leaves & deep magenta-blue, starry flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Frost hardy. Average water needs. Containers. Moist locales. Fast-growing.
     
Asparagus densiflorus ‘Mazeppa’   Evergreen. A luxuriant, prostrtae & compact perennial with needle-like foliage, inconspicuous, fragrant pinkish-white flowers & vivid crimson berries. Summer flowering. Full sun. Tolerates mild frost. Waterwise once established. Matt-forming. Containers. Slopes & walls.
     
Asparagus densiflorus ‘Sprengeri’   Evergreen. A scrambling yet elegant, spiny perennial with pendulous (mature) stems of fine, needle-like foliage, small white flowers & masses of scarlet berries. Summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Tolerates mild frost. Average water needs. Containers. Coastal gardens.
     
Asparagus falcatus   Evergreen. A woody, naturally creeping, twiny perennial armed with small, sharp thorns. The leaves are glossy, long & sickle-shaped & the flowers are small, fragrant and white. Spring & summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Average water needs. Sand tolerant. Coastal gardens. Screening.
Asparagus meyerii   Evergreen. An upright growing, elegant perennial with compact, columnar branches consisting of delicate, needle-like foliage, small yet fragrant white flowers & bright crimson berries. Summer & autumn flowering. Accepts half sun. Tolerates mild frost. Average water needs. Ornamental foliage. Undemanding. Versatile.
     
Asparagus plumosus   Evergreen. A twiny, scrambling perennial with clusters of fine, feathery foliage, small, fragrant greenish-white flowers & black berrries. Summer & autumn flowering. Semi-shade or shade. Waterwise. Long-lived. Containers. Indoors. Undemanding. Floral arrangements.
     
Asystasia gangetica   Evergreen. A vigorous creeper with attractive, deep green foliage & creamy-white, purple-flecked flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Average water needs. Frost tender. Fast-growing. Attracts butterlies. Edible leaves. Containers.
     
Barleria repens   Evergreen. A scrambling, often shrubby perennial with soft, glossy foliage & masses of deep pinkish-red flowers. Summer & autumn flowering. Accepts half sun. Average water needs. Tolerates mild frost. Adaptable. Pest-free. Containers. Border planting.
     
Becium obovatum (=Ocimum obovatum)   Dedciduous. A recumbent, clambering, somewhat woody grassland perennial with hairy leaves & pretty white to pale lilac, frilly flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Tolerates some frost. Containers. Rockeries. Accepts most soils.
     
Bulbine abyssinica   Evergreen. A clumping, resilient succulent perennial with narrow, soft textured, arching leaves & compact, tall flower spikes of golden-yellow, starry flowers. Can be everblooming. Full sun. Waterwise. Tolerates frost & dry heat. Mass planting. Rockeries. Attracts bees.
     
Bulbine frutescens   Evergreen. A vigorously spreading, succulent perennial with narrow, elongated leaves & spikes of yellow-orange flowers. Spring flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Frost hardy. Multiplies rapidly. Indoors. Medicinal.
     
Bulbine natalensis   Evergreen. A lovely succulent with rosettes of broad, vivid green, aloe-like leaves & dense spikes of starry yellow flowers. Everblooming. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Tolerates some frost. Highly medicinal. Feature plant. Rockeries. Tolerates heat.
     
Carissa macrocarpa ‘Green Carpet’   Evergreen. A compactly spreading, spiny perennial with deep green, glossy foliage, fragrant white flowers & bright crimson, fleshy fruits. Spring & summer flowering. Full sun. Average water needs. Tolerates mild frost. Undemanding. Edible fruits. Ornamental. Security hedge.
     
Carpobrotus edulis   Evergreen. A vigorously creeping perennial with fleshy, yellowish to reddish-green leaves, delicate, yellow to pink flowers & tasty, edible fruits. Spring flowering. Full sun. Waterwise. Tolerates mild frost. Soil stabilization. Coastal gardens. Medicinal.
     
Chaetacanthus setiger (=Dyschoriste setigera)   Evergreen. A prostrate, densely spreading perennial with lush green, dainty leaves & small white or blue flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise once established. Tolerates frost. Containers. Undemanding. Coastal gardens.
     
Chlorophytum bowkerii   Semi-deciduous. A vigorously spreading, clumping perennial with long, grass-like leaves in a basal rosette & arching flower stems of small white flowers. Everblooming. Prefers shade. Average water needs. Resprouts after frost damage. Undemanding. Mass planting.
     
Chlorophytum comosum   Evergreen. A clumping, tuberous perennial with long, softly arching, grass-like leaves & small white flowers. Summer flowering. Prefers shade. Average water needs. Frost tender. Indoors. Containers. Versatile. Pest free.
     
Chlorophytum comosum ‘Variegatum’   Evergreen. A clumping, tuberous perennial with long, softly arching, grass-like, white-margined leaves & small white flowers. Summer flowering. Prefers shade. Average water needs. Frost tender. Indoors. Containers. Versatile. Decorative.
     
Cotyledon orbiculata   Evergreen. A low-growing, clumping succulent perennial with rounded, grey-green, red-edged leaves & spikes of reddish-orange, pendulous flowers. Summer to winter flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Tolerates some frost. Waterwise. Rockeries. Containers. Beautiful, decorative foliage palnt.
     
Crassula capitella ‘Campfire’   Evergreen. A naturaly ramose, clumping succulent perennial with sharp edged, vivd green leaves that mature to red & dainty creamy-white flowers. Summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise once established. Decorative. Coastal gardens. Rockeries.
     
Crassula expansa   Evergreen. A robust, dwarf succulent perennial with elongated, dainty, reddish-green leaves & small terminal ivory flowers. Summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Average water needs. Hardy. Containers. Coastal gardens. Rockeries.
     
Crassula multicava   Evergreen. A densely spreading, mat-forming perennial with decorative, lustrous green leaves & a profusion of dainty pink flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise once established.Fast-growing. Long-lived. Mass planting. Versatile.
     
Crassula multicava ‘Purple’   Evergreen. A decorative, prostrate succulent perennial with broadly ovoid, purple based leaves & petite, starry pink flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Tolerates frost. Containers. Multiplies rapidly. Moist locales. Year round interest.
     
Crassula ovata ‘Ogre Ears’    Evergreen. A clumping, succulent perennial with curiously flat-edged, tubular, greenish-red leaves & small pink flowers. Summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Tolerates mild frost only. Decorative. Containers. Rockeries.
     
Crassula sarmentosa   Evergreen. A strikingly attractive succulent perennial with faintly serrated, colourful leaves in shades of green, yellow, pink & red & clusters of pinkish-white flowers. Summer to autumn flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise once established. Containers. Rockeries. Coastal gardens.
     
Crassula spathulata   Evergreen. A compact, prostrately creeping succulent perennial with vivid green, often reddish tinged leaves & delicate pale pink flowers. Often everblooming. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Accepts most soils. Containers. Mass planting. Soil stabilization.
     
Crassula tetragona   Evergreen. A woody, upright or recumbent succulent perennial with narrow, criss-crossing leaves & terminal, creamy flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Average water needs. Tolerates some frost. Decorative. Containers. Bonsai.
     
Delosperma asstd.   Evergreen. A neatly compact, often climbing succulent perennial with long fleshy leaves & glossy, slender-petalled flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Full sun. Very waterwise. Tolerates some frost. Adaptable. Rockeries. Xeriscaping. Undemanding.
     
Dietes bicolor   Evergreen. A clumping, bulbous perennial with long, narrow, upright leaves & pretty yellow flowers with darker blotches on alternate petals. Spring & summer flowering. Full sun. Average water needs. Mass planting. Versatile. Undemanding. Moist locales.
     
Dietes grandiflora   “Evergreen. A clumping perennial with long, stiff, flabelliform leaves & dainty white, purple & yellow flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Full sun. Average water. Tolerates some frost. Rapidly multiplies to form large colonies. Versatile. Hardy. Moist locales. “
     
Dimorphotheca fruticosa (=Osteospermum fructicosum)   Evergreen. A creeping, mat-forming perennial with fleshy leaves & glossy ivory, violet centred flowers. Spring to autumn flowering. Full sun. Tolerates very mild frost only. Waterwise once established. Tolerates high temperatures. Resilient, showy in flower.
     
Dimorphotheca jucunda (=Osteospermum jucundum)   Evergreen. A naturally compact, erect or rambling perennial with hairy, semi-fleshy leaves & deep purplish-red or pinkish-red flowers. Everblooming. Full sun for flowering but accepts shade. Tolerates frost. Waterwise. Ideal for exposed, dry areas.
     
Eucomis autumnalis   Deciduous. A bulb with rosettes of waxy leaves & compact, conical spikes of flowers in shades of yellow-green to white. Summer flowering. Tolerates some frost. Full sun. Average water needs. Decorative, long-lasting flowers. Focal feature. Low maintenance.
     
Gazania rigens   Evergreen. A prostrate, trailing pernnial with silvery-blue leaves & brilliant, offten multi-coloured yellow flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Full sun. Tolerates light frost. Waterwise. Versatile, wind resistant. Coastal gardens.
     
Helichrysum cymosum   Evergreen. A rambling or clump-forming groundcover with aromatic, silvery leaves & masses of golden-yellow flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Full sun. Waterwise. Accepts most soils. Coastal gardens. Hardy.
     
Hypoestes forskaolii   Evergreen. An erectly growing perennial herb with pale green, velvety leaves & spikes of pretty, lobed, light pink or white flowers. Summer and autumn flowering. Accepts half sun. Frost tender. Average to low water needs. Hardy. Rockeries & containers.
     
Kalanchoe rotundifolia   Evergreen. A dainty perennial succulent with lobed, pinkish green leaves & orange-yellow flowers that mature to red held aloft on slender stems. Autumn & winter flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Frost tender. Long-lived. Decorative.
     
Kalanchoe thyrsiflora   Evergreen. A robust pernnial succulent with broad, bluish grey-green, red edged leaves and tall spiks of creamy, long-lasting flowers. Summer flowering. Full sun. Waterwise. Withstands high temperatures. Resilient, highly decorative, low miantenance.
     
Kniphofia linearifolia   Evergreen. A stout, herbaceous perennial with soft, ligulate leaves & poker-shaped flowers in shades of vivid orange, yellow & red. Summer & autumn flowering. Full sun. Frost tender. Average to high water needs. Hardy. Versatile. Brilliant, long-lasting floral display.
     
Kniphofia praecox   Evergreen. A robust, naturally clumping perennial with fim, strappy leaves & tall spikes bearing tubular, orange to yellow, nectar-laden flowers. Autumn & winter flowering. Full sun. Tolerates mild frost. High water needs. Wet sites. Mass planting.
     
Kniphofia rooperi   Evergreen. A vigorous, compactly spreading perennial with deeply ridged, pale green leaves & orange-red to yellow-green, columnar flowers. Winter & spring flowering. Full sun. Average water needs. Coastal gardens. Moist locales. Mixed border.
     
Lamprantus coccineus   Evergreen. A creeping, succulent perennial with long, fleshy leaves & glossy, brilliant purple-red flowers. Spring flowering. Full sun. Waterwise. Tolerates mild frost. Rockeries. Wind resistant. Mass planting. Requires pruning. Spectacular floral display.
     
Plectranthus cilliatus   Evergreen. A most handsome, compact & prostrate perennial with hairy, colourful leaves with deep purple undersides & white, purple flecked flowers. Late summer, autumn & winter flowering. Prefers shade. Average to high water needs. Decorative. Containers. Year round interest.
     
Plectranthus madagascariensis ‘Lynne’   Evergreen. A sprawling, robust perennial with dark green, white edged leaves & spikes of dainty white flowers. Autumn flowering. Accepts half sun. Average water needs. Tolerates frost. Undemanding. Foliage plant. Fragrant. Containers.
     
Plectranthus neochilus   Evergreen. A neat, succulent-like, herbaceous perennial with attractive grey-green foliage & pretty blue-purple lobster-like flowers. Spring & summer flowering. Tolerates some frost. Waterwise. Aromatic folaige. Cover for difficult areas. Pest free.
     
Plectranthus verticillatus   Evergreen. A mat-forming, herbaceous perennial with aromatic, semi-succulent leaves that have deep purple undersides & spikes of dainty pale lilac flowers. Autumn & winter flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Frost tender. Soil stabilization. Containers.
     
Portulacaria affra “Nana”   Evergreen. A prostrately growing, dwarf hybrid with succulent, yellow-green leaves, red stems & small pink flowers. Summer flowering. Full sun. Waterwise. Tolerates mild frost. Versatile. Rockeries. Soil stabilization. Neat & manageable.
     
Rumohra adiantiformis   Evergreen. A handsome, rambling perennial fern with lustrous, tough & leatherlike, deep green leaves. Everblooming. Prefers half sun. Average to high water needs. Resilient. Tolerates mild frost. Long-lived. Containers. Ornamental.
     
Ruschia lineolata   Evergreen. A neat, compact succulent perennial with narrow, fleshy leaves & brilliant pink & white flowers. Autumn & spring flowering. Accepts ahlf sun. Waterwise. Tolerates some frost. Undemanding. Coastal gardens. Versatile.
     
Sansevieria hyacinthoides   Evergreen. A perennial with vigorous, uprightly growing, fibrous, deep green & white flecked leaves & spikes of creamy-green to pale purple flowers. Spring to autumn flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Indoors. Decorative foliage.
     
Sansevieria cylindrica   Evergreen. A succulent perennial with firm, fleshy columnar, grey-green, striped leaves & fragrant, creamy, greenish-pink flowers. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Tolerates mild frost. Indoors. Containers. Adapatable. Decorative foliage.
     
Senecio ficoides   Evergreen. A striking succulent perennial with erectly held, narrow, fleshy, silvery blue-grey leaves & inconspicuous creamy-white flowers. Summer flowering. Forms dense clusters. Full sun. Waterwise. Pest free. Versatile & decorative. Coastal gardens.
     
Senecio macroglossus   Evergreen. A scrambling, often twiny, herbaceous perennial with atractive, glossy, semi-fleshy, aromatic leaves & large cheerfiul yellow flowers. Summer flowering. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Frost tender. Trim & elegant. Long-lived. Retaining walls.
     
Senecio tamoides   Semi-evergreen. A robust, twining or scrambling, semi-succulent perennial with glossy, ivy-like foliage & masses of fragrant, golden-yellow flowers. Accepts half sun. Waterwise. Tolerates very mild frost only. Rockeries. Coastal gardens. Requires pruning.
     
Trachelospermum jasminoides   Evergreen. A vigorous, rambling & somewhat woody perennial with rich, deep green foliage & masses of starry white, HIGHLY fragrant flowers. Summer flowering. Accepts shade. Average water needs. Tolerates some frost. Fast-growing. Mass planting. Containers. Requires pruning.
     
Tulbaghia simmleri   Evergreen. A handosme, upright, clumping bulbous perennial with strappy, dusky green leaves & clusters of pretty lilac flowers. Spring to autumn flowering. Full sun. Waterwise. Frost hardy. Aromatic. Containers. Mass planting.
     
Tubaghia violacae   Evergreen. A clump-forming, bulbous perennial with tufts of narrow, silvery-green leaves & dainty, deep lilac flowers. Summer flowering. Full sun. Average water but tolerates drought. Frost & heat tolerant. Highly aromatic foliage. Edible. Mass planting. Fast-growing.

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