From the Garden of Hotel Ioni

Lonicera Nitida

Lonicera nitida is a species of perennial shrub, a member of the honeysuckle genus Lonicera. In English, it is sometimes given the common names “boxleaf honeysuckle” or “Wilson’s honeysuckle”. Cultivars of Lonicera nitida include ‘Baggesen’s Gold’ and ‘Briloni’ (aka ‘Edmee Gold’) Description The species is a broadleaf evergreen shrub 4 to 5 feet tall and …

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Salvia officinalis

Salvia officinalis (sage, also called garden sage, or common sage) is a perennial, evergreen subshrub, with woody stems, grayish leaves, and blue to purplish flowers. It is a member of the family Lamiaceae and is native to the Mediterranean region, though it has naturalized in many places throughout the world. It has a long history …

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Thymus praecox

Thymus praecox is also known as Mother-of-Thyme or Creeping Thyme, due to its’ creeping nature. It’s good for ornamental ground cover or for a rockery. It’s an attractive plant with lots of small bright pink flowers that cover the plant in the springtime. Like other varieties of thyme, the foliage is edible and can be …

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