Salvia africana-caerulea is a hardy, evergreen, small to medium sized shrub with aromatic, grey leaves and is clump forming. It produces blue flowers from early spring to late summer. It can withstand mild frost.
Grewia monticola is a mountain-loving shrub that has beautiful, bright yellow flowers. It is a frost-resistant and adaptable to a wide range of soils.
Searsia pallens is a hardy, large, evergreen shrub or small tree with attractive ridged bark and bright green trifoliate leaves. Plant as an informal hedge or as a small rugged looking tree.
Sclerochiton odoratissimum has attractive, glossy, small, almost heart-shaped leaves. A useful shrub that will grow in sun or shade. It makes an attractive container or indoor plant.
Euryops pectinatus is a fast growing, free flowering shrub that has soft grey-green foliage. It bears bright yellow daisies. It makes a particularly beautiful informal hedge.
Orthosiphon labiatus is a beautiful shrub that can be used as a screen. Prune lightly after blooming to encourage further flowering and to keep neat. Plant in full sun or semi-shade in well-drained soil and water well in summer.
Cordylogyne globosa is a small herb with a few lax, erect stems from a woody, perennial rootstock. It usually grows amongst the grasses and prefers a damp spot. Keep dry in winter.
Its small size and profusion of flowers make this an ideal addition to a grassland garden. It will also do well on a rockery. Grow it on the dry side.
Rothmannia globosa, a shrub or small tree, is absolutely spectacular when in flower as a sweet scent permeates the air. Its neat shape makes it an ideal tree for a small garden. Protect from frost when young.
Gnidia kraussiana produces hairy stems that sprout annually from a woody rootstock. The leaves are covered in silky hairs and so is the yellow flowers.