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Daffodil (Narcissus)

Daffodil (Narcissus) Bulbous herbs 30 to 50cm tall cultivated as either garden or potted specimens. The bulbs are often mistaken for onions if stored together. Strongly scented flowers are held at the end of the stems, either singly or in clusters, with six yellow or white petals and a tubular-like [...]

Blue flax lily (Dianella)

Blue flax lily (Dianella) A hardy perennial native herb 0.5 to 1.5m tall, cultivated as a garden ornamental for its attractive foliage and striking blue/purple berries. Flower can range in colour from pale blue through to deep blue/purple, are roughly 1 to 2cm wide with 6 petals with 6 exserted yellow [...]


Hippeastrum A cultivated garden or potted plant to 60cm. This perennial herb is grown from a large bulb which produces showy flowers at the end of thick hollow stems. Large funnel-shaped flowers, 13 to 20cm in diameter, are produced in groups at the end of a long stem [...]


Agapanthus Agapanthus flowers are deep blue fading to purple, sometimes white, bell-shaped and clustered together in a large mass at the top of a long erect stem to 1m arising from the clusters of leaves. Agapanthus leaves are strap-like, 30-70cm long and up to 1.5cm wide, glossy green to dark green [...]

Last updated: 12 October 2017
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