Elwes's Snowdrop 'Faint Heart' Amaryllidaceae
NEW A G. elwesii with large flowers. The beautifully ballooned outer segments reaching 2.5 cm. Inner segments are marked with a fading heart shape and narrow 'V' at the apex. Paul Barney, Pangbourne, 2011 Ht 18 cm. Possibly a cross with G. nivalis. Vigorous.
Szechuan or Sichuan Pepper Rutaceae
The Szechuan Pepper is a large spiny deciduous shrub with pinnate leaves. Edible leaves and seed pods. Used in Chinese cooking. Ht 3m. China. It is also a good subject for a container, being easily pruned to shape in the winter. 1 litre plants £13.50