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Tulipa 'Madras' is a unique historical tulip from 1913 with gorgeous burnt orange flowers flushed with purple.
Tulipa 'Striped Sail' is a unique historical tulip from 1960 with white flowers variably streaked with warm purple.
Tulipa 'George Grappe' is a historic Breeder tulip with stunning lavender blue colour flowers with sky blue bases.
Tulipa 'Je Maintiendrai' is a historic Breeder tulip introduced in 1963. It is a stunning amaranth purple with burnt orange edges.
Tulipa 'Prince Albert' is a unique historical tulip from 1863 with lovely lavender and warm purple flowers brightening at the edges with a silvery glow.
Tulipa 'Rubella' is a true Broken tulip coloured with red and pink feathers and flames on awhite and pale yellow background. Every flower will be different.
Tulipa 'Rubens' is a true Broken tulip richly coloured with feathers, flames and marbles of red and orange on a yellow background.
Tulipa 'The Lizard' is a Broken tulip introduced in 1903, richly coloured with deep lilac and rose on yellow and white.
Tulipa 'Inner Wheel' is a modern Rembrandt tulip in the style of a broken tulip with stunning flowers feathered with carmine red and violet on a white.
The Chilean guava, U. molinae, is an evergreen shrub with fragrant late spring flowers followed by ruby red that tastes of strawberry and pine.
Vaccinium 'Pink Lemonade' is a tasty, pink-fruited blueberry with four seasons of interest in the garden.
Vasconcellea x heilbornii is a hybrid related to papaya that produces similar-looking fruit but is more cold tolerant.
Veltheimia bracteata is a South African bulb and easy houseplant with shiny foliage topped with torches of pink or yellow tubular flowers.
Veltheimia 'Lemon Flame' is a South African bulb and easy houseplant with shiny foliage topped with torches of greenish yellow tubular flowers.
Viola 'Silver Gem' is a trailing, groundcovering violet with silver foliage and reblooming purple flowers.
Viola 'Heartthrob' is a stunning violet with heart shaped leaves with rich burgundy centres and lavender flowers.
Viola 'Jet Black' is a stunner with small, true black flowers with small yellow eyes.
Pixie Grape 'Riesling' is a dwarf white grape with great production that can be grown in containers and small spaces. You can have your own mini Mosel Valley!
Wasabia japonica is the true wasabi, not the fake stuff served in most Japanese restaurants. 'Daruma' has great vigour and flavour.
Wasabia japonica is the true wasabi, not the fake stuff served in Japanese restaurants. 'Mazuma' has great vigour and more heat.
Watsonia pyramidata 'Peach Glow' produces showy spikes of bright peachy orange, tubular flowers on erect, lance-shaped foliage.
Watsonia meriana produces showy spikes of bright orange, tubular flowers with creamy undersides.
Giant chain fern (Woodwardia fimbriata) is the largest fern in North American with 8 foot long fronds!
Gordonia grandiflora is a remarkable semi-evergreen tree with lancolate leaves and fragrant, camellia-like flowers.
Xerophyllum tenax or bear grass is an amazing BC native with white hot torches arising from tough evergreen mounds of grass-like foliage.