Paulownia tomentosa - (Empress tree, Foxglove tree) AGM Family Paulowniaceae Originating from China Fast growing deciduous tree with large, bright green, heart-shaped leaves and violet flowers in summer. Even on young plants the leaves can grow up to 30cm long and are a rich green, covered in downy hairs.
Cornus kousa 'Miss Satomi' - An outstanding large shrub or small deciduous tree with handsome, glossy dark green foliage that takes on glorious red and orange tones in autumn. But it is in summer that this plant really turns on the wow factor when it becomes smothered in rich rose pink flowers.
Pittosporum 'Garnettii' - ( Kohuhu ) AGM Family Pittosporaceae Originating from New Zealand A large, bushy, upright, evergreen shrub with grey/green leaves, often with pink speckles and wavy, cream margins. Small fragrant black flowers in early summer.
Virginia Sweetspire (Itea virginica) - full sun to partial shade - deciduous - Habit: Grows 4 feet tall and 5 feet wide; spreading Culture: Prefers full sun to partial shade and fertile, moist but well-drained garden loam