Calpurnea sericea has compound, hairy grey-green leaves and sprays of yellow pealike flowers in summer.
Carissa bispinosa has glossy, dark green foliage with clusters of sweetly scented white flowers, followed by small red berries.
Carissa macrocarpa has beautiful, scented, white flowers that are followed by edible red fruits almost all year round.It can form a very effective security hedge.
Although a bit slow-growing, it is a worthwhile addition to any Highveld garden.
Chrysanthemoides monilifera is a shrub that is covered in yellow daisy-like flowers almost all year. Plant in full sun in well-drained soil. It requires in a protected spot on the Highveld.
Clematopsis scabiosifolia has drooping mauve flowers and upright fruiting heads that are very characteristic of this beautiful shrub.
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.
Crotalaria capensis is a quick-growing, much-branched shrub or small upright tree.The large, very pretty flowers have bright yellow petals.