I pushed through a tangle of tall white-flowered
bushes, and saw him twenty paces beyond, looking over his shoulder at me and hesitating.
He wore a blue coat in fairly clean condition, the square side-pocket flaps stuck out above his hips, and the skirts of the coats hung loose in front, so that a white-flowered
waistcoat was visible.
I would love to know what it is as it is very pretty Rita O'Brien, via email Hi Rita, Yes, I think you're right - it's a white-flowered
The Apple Serviceberry, Amelanchier grandiflora, is an early May, white-flowered
tall native shrub that ripens its edible, black berries by early summer, making it one of the first plants to supply berries each year.
ROSES yoU are bound to find at least one white-flowered
rose that is just perfect for growing on a white painted wall, so select for fragrance as well as glossy green leaves.
Heliotrope (Heliotropium arborescens) Though the purple varieties are more common, the white-flowered
form is the most fragrant.
We've selected the variegated foliage and pink flowers of the butterfly bush, buddleia Harlequin, the purple cistus Purpureus, the white-flowered
cotoneaster decorus, the graceful white flowers of deutzia Gracilis, and the red-berried pyracantha Mohave.
oBroad bean 'Scorpio': High yielding, white-flowered
upward-facing clusters of four to five pods for easier harvest.
There is not a white-flowered
accession among the more than 1100 G.
Seeds are not easy to find but Chiltern Seeds of Bortree Stile, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 7PB (01229-581137) have a good selection including red and white-flowered
forms of Hibiscus syriacus Hibiscus trionum, a new hybrid called Galaxy, a 1.2m (4ft) shrub with huge blooms in mixed colours.
If birds alone are causing the trouble, try growing white-flowered
varieties which seem to be less attractive to them.
There are also good white-flowered
varieties, such as Betty Bowring.