Perennials for Shade
Murdaniaa simplex (Cocktail hour flower)
Clumpforming indigenous groundcover from moist grassland areas in KZN. Has spiky succulent type leaves. Clusters of mauve flowers with dark blue feathery stamens open in late afternoon - hence our own common name!
Sun to semi shade, evergreen, semi hardy
Ruellia brittoniana (Purple Showers)
Multi stemmed exotic perennial with dark green leaves on fleshy purple stems. Sprays of purple petunia like flowers from October to April
Prune back hard in August and January.
Shade, evergreen, hardy
Tricyrtis formosana (Toad lily)
Upright clump forming perennial, spreading by stolons, with vibrant green spotted leaves. Star shaped orchid like pinkish white or purple flowers in autumn. Gorgeous.
Deep or semi shade, evergreen, hardy
Size: 75 x 45cm
Garuleum sonchifolium (Garuleum)
Low growing aromatic indigenous perennial with sharply toothed leaves. Gorgeous daisy like blue flowers with a yellow centre almost all year. Try it in a container or a hanging basket.
Semi shade, evergreen, semi hardy, moist
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