Polygala x dalmaisiana
These evergreen shrubs are grown for colorful, asymmetrical flowers that look somewhat like sweet peas (Lathyrus). Grow in well-drained soil.Polygala x dalmaisiana
Probably a hybrid between P. oppositifolia and P. myrtifolia. Grows to 3–5 ft. tall and wide; usually bare at the base. Grayish green, oval to lance-shaped leaves to 1 in. long. Blooms nonstop from midsummer to fall, producing flowers in a bright, vivid purplish pink that combines well with blue shades and white. To conceal this plant’s legginess, set low, bushy plants in front of it. Cut back hard in late winter to promote more compact, bushy growth. Replace plant if it becomes too lanky. Good filler.
This Australian native’s fragrant, bright green, needlelike leaves support showy sprays of white...
Big, dramatic plant, to 5 ft. tall and 10 ft. wide, with wide, fleshy, gray-green leaves that are fine...
Native to Australia. Slow grower to 12–20 ft. tall and 10–15 ft. wide. This species differ...