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Abutilon pictum 'Thompsonii' is a flowering maple that produces masses of peach bells set off by the yellow-spotted foliage.
The upright stems of Abutilon 'Biltmore Ballgown' are festooned with dangling two-inch orange bells streaked with scarlet throughout summer.
Acer 'Joe Witt' is an excellent snakebark maple with bold white, silver and green striations with red highlights that become more pronounced with time.
Achlys triphylla is a unique ground cover attractive to pollinators and hummingbirds. The dried three-part leaves smell like vanilla.
Peacock gladiolus (Acidanthera murielae) is topped in mid to late summer with large white flowers with purple-black centres.
Aconitum lamarckii (syn. pyrenaicum) is an unusual monkshood with long airy racemes of pale sulphur yellow tubular flowers.
The species that brings you kiwi fruit! A. deliciosa is a large, rampant vine that needs a lot of space in which to sprawl.
Actinidia deliciosa 'Jenny' is a self-fertile kiwi that produces fruit just like you find in the supermarket.
Actinidia polygama 'Hot Pepper' has orange-yellow fruit with a sweet and spicy flavour with green and silver foliage.
Actinidia polygama 'Pavel' is a good pollinator for females. It has fragrant flowers and silvery-white foliage.
Actinidia polygama 'Vera's Pride' is a good pollinator for females with fragrant flowers and silvery-white foliage.
Actinidia tetramera var. maloides has luscious foliage that is burgundy when young and later deep green tipped with white.
Aeonium aureum (also known as Greenovia aurea) is a rare succulent that forms a cluster that looks like a green rose bud.
Aeonium 'Zwartkop' is one of the best succulents for pot culture with burgundy rosettes on stems from 1-3 feet tall.
Aeonium haworthii forms small branching shrubs of succulent rosettes with fleshy, spoon-shaped leaves.
Aeonium 'Kiwi' forms bold mounds of succulent foliage lit with bright yellow and detailed with pink.
Aeonium "Green Ripple" is a beautiful plant with apple green foliage with a nice ripple to the leaves and upright, branching stems.