These trees will thrive in the shade and will create an informal hedge of mixed species or it can be planted as a single specie and be pruned into shape.

Buddleja auriculata

Weeping Sage

Graceful, plant near a pond. Leaves used as a tea.




Duvernoia adhatodoides

Pistol Bush

Attractive with dark Green leaves and brilliant white flowers.




Dyschoriste thunbergiiflora

Purple Bells

Striking flowers, looks lovely next to a water feature or pond.




Asystasia bella was Mackaya bella

Forest Bell Bush

Glossy dark green leaves, occurs along streams, wood used to make fire by friction.




Zantedeschia aethiopica

White Arum Lily

Medicinal value, tuber eaten, leaves produce a yellow dye. Used as a cooking vegetable.