Bougainvillea ‘Double White’ (Bougainvillea hybrid)
Bougainvillea ‘Double White’ (Bougainvillea hybrid) Large puffs of white bracts decorate this rugged climber. A highly productive cultivar, it flowers for months and since the double flowers don't fall off it's perfec
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Buy roses online in New Zealand with Tasman Bay Roses. We specialise in growing and supplying the best varieties of roses, Hybrid, English Roses, climbing and old fashioned.
If I was going to choose just one rose for the garden this would be it - Rosa x odorata 'Mutabilis', a rosa chinensis which starts flowering quite early in the year and is one of the last to finish. It bears shocking pink and peachy-apricot flowers on deep maroon stems. The leaves are glaucous. It will make 1.5m x 1.5m or more. I have planted this rose in the UK, France, Italy and Spain and it thrives wherever I plant it. Source: The Shovel-Ready Garden.
Plant: Natal plum harvesting.............
Natal plums or Carissa macrocarpa. The crimson fruits, peeping from the hedge plants attracted my attention. I picked a few just for fun. Little did i know, these brilliant colored fruits are edible. Unlike other fruits of Apocyanaceae family, this one is safe to eat, of course when fully ripe. I learnt that the latex, secreting from the pulp are undesirable, so I often washed it, before enjoying them. The fruits tasted okay, though I won't rate it delicious.The sweet-tart taste is fine with…