Native to South Africa. Dense clumps of straight, narrow, evergreen leaves send up slim, 1- to 2-ft. stems topped by clusters of small, trumpet-shaped, pinkish lavender flowers. Suffer frost damage at 20° to 25°F/-7° to -4°C but recover quickly. Start plants from containers or divisions at any time (though early spring or early fall is best in hot-summer areas).Tulbaghia violacea
Bluish green, very narrow leaves. Clusters of 8–20 flowers; bloom is heaviest in spring and summer. Leaves and flower stems have onion or garlic odor if cut or crushed; leaves can be used in cooking.
From Australia. The most commonly grown bottlebrush; most tolerant of heat, cold, and poor soils. Mass...
Dense grower to 5 ft. tall and wide, with bright green leaves and lavender flowers. ‘Lynn&r...
From Japan. Dense, rounded growth to 6–15 ft. (rarely to 30 ft.) tall and wide. You can remove l...