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Ajuga Jungle Beauty

Ajuga Jungle Beauty

A fast growing groundcover with bold lush foliage and spikes of bright blue flowers which appear in spring.  Spreads by runners forming a dense mat.

0.1m | $8

Ajuga Jungle Beauty

Ajuga Jungle Beauty

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Begonia luxurians

Begonia luxurians

An unusual species begonia from the Brazilian rainforests.  The handsome foliage is the real feature with this one, with large (upto 40cm across) fan-shaped leaves, slender fingers and coppery undersides.  It is a caned-stemmed begonia and can reach heights of 2 – 3 metres (though can be pruned to smaller size), creating a palm-like effect.   Yellow-white flower clusters appear in spring. Prefers a warm, frost free situation with bright light.  Will grow indoors.

2m | $14

Begonia luxurians

Begonia luxurians

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373 Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Eupatorium purpureum ‘Gateway’

Eupatorium purpureum ‘Gateway’ Joe Pye weed. A bold, beautiful and easy care perennial.  Large mauve-pink flower heads appear in late summer and autumn; and are favoured by the monarch butterflies.

Eupatorium purpureum Gateway

Eupatorium purpureum Gateway

1.5m | $14

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Francoa sonchifolia (Bridal Wreath)

Francoa sonchifolia (Bridal Wreath) An evergreen, herbaceous perennial from Chile, South America. The leaves are furry, lobed, and dark green; and form a low clump approx. 30cm in height. The flowers arise in upright spikes (racemes) approx. 70cm high, covered with pale pink flowers with a deeper pink vein. They like either full sun or part shade, and are frost tolerant.  A good cut flower.

70cm | $14

Francoa sonchifolia (Bridal Wreath)

Francoa sonchifolia (Bridal Wreath)

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hosta Dew Drop

Hosta Dew Drop

A miniature hosta.  This one forms a tidy, compact plant ideal for an edging or to grow in a pot. Mid green leaves with a fine white margin and small lavender flowers.

15cm | $12

Hosta Dew Drop

Hosta Dew Drop

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hosta Fragrant Blue

Hosta Fragrant Blue

One of the best blue hosta’s; it produces new leaves through the season helping it to maintain a chalky blue colour. Best planted in shade to maintain blue colour.  Pale lavender flowers are barely fragrant.

 50cm | $12

Hosta Fragrant Blue

Hosta Fragrant Blue

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hosta plantaginea grandiflora | AVAILABLE SPRING

Hosta plantaginea grandiflora

Glossy spring green leaves with very showy, large, scented white flowers in summer.

60cm | $12

Hosta grandiflora

Hosta grandiflora

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hosta Praying Hands

Hosta Praying Hands

An unusual form with narrow upright folded leaves (hand-like, hence its name) and a fine yellow margin.  Masses of lavender flowers in summer.  Prefers a shady location.

 60cm | $12

Hosta Praying Hands

Hosta Praying Hands

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Justicia carnea alba

Justicia carnea alba

The white candelebra like flowers looking stunning against the dark green glossy leaves. Tropical looking. Requires shade and shelter. It is not as robust or cold tolerant as other types.

1.5m | $14

Justicia carnea alba

Justicia carnea alba

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Ligularia reniformis (Tractor seat plant) | SOLD OUT

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Ligularia reniformis

A large clump forming perennial with glossy dark green ‘tractor seat’ like leaves, bright yellow flowers in autumn / winter.

0.5m | $10

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Ruellia macrantha

Ruellia macrantha

A wonderful winter flowering shrub; the large bright pink flowers first appear in autumn and continue through until spring.  A fast growing perennial with bright green leaves and stout upright stems.  Prune hard after flowering. Will grow in sun or shade, frost sensitive, though can be grown in a pot.

1.5m | $14

Ruellia macrantha

Ruellia macrantha

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz