'Alice du Pont' Mandevilla Soften your pergola or trellis with mandevilla, a heat-loving tropical vine that sports charming pink flowers all summer long. Name: 'Alice du Pont' Mandevilla Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: Climbs up to 20 feet tall Zones: 10-11
The Hairpin Banksia (Banksia spinulosa) is a species of woody shrub, of the genus Banksia in the Proteaceae family, native to eastern Australia. Widely distributed, it is found as an understorey plant in open dry forest or heathland from Victoria to northern Queensland, generally on sandstone though sometimes also clay soils. It generally grows as a small shrub to 2 metres (7 ft) in height, though can be a straggly tree to 6 metres (20 ft).