Amorphophallus abyssinicus. Easy to grow aroid with nicely patterned petiole to 1m tall. Interesting pink/maroon flowers.  Winter dormant with growth in spring and summer. Part shade.

 

Arisarum proboscideum. Easy to grow small aroid with interesting  foliage to ¼m tall. Small brown/white mouse like flowers. Summer dormant with growth in autumn/winter. Part shade.

 

Arisaema candidissimum. Easy to grow aroid with trifoliate leaf to ½m tall. Large interesting white/pink flowers. Winter dormant with growth in spring and summer. Part shade.

 

Cilvia miniata. Easy to grow plant with  foliage to 3/4m tall. Interesting yellow flowers and fruit. These look best if grown in shade. They are rather drought hardy and like a well drained soil.

 

Amarygia Bozandycol. A new introduction bred by Keith Tollis.       This is an easy to grow and flower bulb with startlingly bright red   to pink flowers in autumn.

Brunsvigia marginata. An easy to grow amaryllid with really bright red flowers. Part shade to sun.

 

Aristolochia  grandiflora. A climber with very interesting, huge flowers. Grows well in a well drained partly shaded position. Likes to be protected from frost, spring - summer flowering.


 

Kohleria bogotensis Hybrid. Easy to grow relative of African violet.  Winter dormant. Orange / red tubular flowers in summer. Part shade with good drainage.  Great in pots.

  

Pelargonium incrassatum.  Easy to grow caudiciform plant from South Africa. Bright pink flowers in late winter / early spring. Full sun and good drainage. Summer dry dormant period required.     


 

Serapias neglecta.  An easy to grow European ground orchid. Prefers part sun and ample drainage. Summer dormant with active growth in winter. Late winter to spring flowering.


 

Spiranthes odorata. A North American orchid. Prefers part sun and ample drainage. Winter dormant with active growth in spring and summer. Summer / autumn flowering with up to 80cm raceme carrying 100+ fragrant flowers.

 

Cyclamen hederifolium. Small  flowered species that can be grown in dry shade. Naturalises well in cooler areas. Summer dormant, growing and  flowering in autumn / winter.

 

Lachenalia pygmaea. A brilliant little bulb with fragrant flowers. Autumn flowering, winter growing, summer dormant. Grows well in a partly shaded to sunny position in well drained soil. We have a pink and a white form of this great plant.


Diplodium repandum. An easy to grow terrestrial orchid from New Caledonia. Likes a shaded position and some moisture while growing in autumn and winter. Generally flowers in late autumn or early winter.

 

Amorphophallus konjac. Easy to grow aroid with nicely patterned petiole to 2m tall. Large burgundy/green flowers. Winter dormant with growth in spring and summer. Part shade.

 

Nothoscordum hirtellum . Easy to grow small bulb that can be evergreen in mild climates. Bright yellow flowers in Autumn. Clumps up in full sun to part shade.

 

Arisaema ciliatum var liubaense . Easy to grow aroid with  foliage to ½m tall. Interesting white/brown flowers and red fruit. Winter dormant with growth in spring and summer. Part shade.

 

Arisaema fargesii. Easy to grow aroid with trifoliate leaf to ½m tall. Large interesting white/brown flowers. Winter dormant with growth in spring and summer. Part shade.

 

Scadoxus puniceus. Easy to grow aroid with trifoliate leaf to ½m tall. Large interesting white/brown flowers. Winter dormant with growth in spring and summer. Part shade.

 

Boophone disticha. Easy to grow bulb with  great foliage to 1/2m. Interesting red/pink flowers in a huge ball. Full sun in a well drained soil.

 

Bletilla ochracea. Yellow Chinese ground orchid. Prefers part sun and ample drainage. Winter dormant with active growth in spring and summer. Summer flowering with up to 80cm raceme carrying 20+ flowers.  


 

Seemannia gymnostoma. Easy to grow relative of African violet.  Winter dormant. Pink tubular flowers in summer. Part shade with good drainage.  Great in pots.

 

Pelargonium appendiculatum.  A caudiciform perennial plant from South Africa. Yellow flowers with red spots late winter/spring. Dry summer dormant period required.


 

Serapias Hybrid 1.  An easy to grow European ground orchid. Prefers part sun and ample drainage. Summer dormant with active growth in winter. Late winter to spring flowering.

Spiranthes sinensis.  An Australian native orchid. Prefers part to full sun and ample moisture. Winter dormant with active growth in spring and summer. Summer flowering with up to 40cm raceme carrying 40+ flowers.

Ornithogalum dubium.  A brightly coloured South African bulb for the full sun. This species grows through winter flowering in spring with masses of flowers above the foliage. A great little performer.

  

Brunsvigia bosmaniae X marginata. Another great bulb with 400mm round flower heads. For a sunny to partly shaded position in a well drained garden. Autumn flowering, winter growing, summer dormant. A really drought hardy plant. 

Satyrium ligulatum. One of the easiest to grow South African terrestrial orchids I have tried. A strong grower that is easy to flower if given enough light. I grow these in pretty close to full sun in a well drained mix. Winter growing, spring flowering, summer dormant.