Fast-growing plants with narrow, glossy deep green leaves and clusters of showy, funnel-shaped flowers at branch ends. Thrive in heat; can take very little frost.Thevetia thevetioides
Native to Mexico. Open growth to 12 ft. or more tall and wide. Leaves are dark green; they resemble oleander (Nerium) leaves but are corrugated and heavily veined beneath. Large clusters of brilliant yellow, 4-in. flowers bloom from late spring through fall. Desert heat wilts flowers in summer. Makes an attractive patio tree, but fruit (2 1/2 in. wide, green ripening to black) can be a litter problem.
Natal plum’s best climates are Zones 22–24 and H2, but so many gardeners find this South A...
Native to Brazil. Grows to 1–3 ft. high and wide, or even larger under ideal conditions. Leaves ...
From South Africa. Evergreen plants with long-stalked, leathery leaves and highly individual flowers. ...