CAPER BUSH

CAPER BUSH

Capparis spinosa
Member $9.95
Non-Member $12.95
Revelling in scorching, dry heat, this Mediterranean gourmet delight will start to produce the flower buds (which can be pickled or dry salted) in its second year. Produces up to 8 kilos of buds when mature. One year old plants.
Checking stock, please wait..
PLANTS: PCAPE
Due to quarantine, cannot post to Overseas

Growing Information

Heat Zone 4 - 12
Height To 1m
Position in FULL SUN
Flowers Nov - Apr
Pot Size: Midi Pot
Cold Zone 9b - 11
Width To 1m
Drought tolerant once established

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

CAPER BUSH

Capparis spinosa
Member $9.95
Non-Member $12.95
Revelling in scorching, dry heat, this Mediterranean gourmet delight will start to produce the flower buds (which can be pickled or dry salted) in its second year. Produces up to 8 kilos of buds when mature. One year old plants.
Checking stock, please wait..
PLANTS: PCAPE
Due to quarantine, cannot post to Overseas
Digger's Recommends
OLIVE 'FRANTOIO'
OLIVE 'FRANTOIO'
PLANTS: WOLFR
Famous for the most fruity and aromatic oil in Tuscany where the Italians call it Paragon. In fact the name 'Frantoio' refers to the village press used to extract the prized oil. With an oil content up to 25%, this is the olive to plant if you are looking to press you own. Will grow over a wide climatic range from inland Tasmania to southern Que...
Member $14.95
Non-Member $19.95
Checking stock, please wait..
Rock Samphire
Rock Samphire
PLANTS: WROS
As the species name 'maritimum' suggests, this plant will thrive in coastal gardens, forming a tight ground cover in rocky cracks and sandy soils. The fleshy green/blue leaves are prepared as a pickle and used as a condiment throughout the Mediterranean and the British Isles, or they can be used fresh as a garnish, as we do at Heronswood.
Member $9.95
Non-Member $12.95
Checking stock, please wait..
WASABI MAZUMA
WASABI MAZUMA
PLANTS: WWAS
Did you know that most wasabi available in Australia is made from horseradish and food colouring, lacking the wonderful intensity of the genuine article? Growing your own is the best way to source the real thing. `Mazuma' is our cultivar of choice with ornately heart-shaped leaves. It is also much hotter in flavour than most others. Grow in a co...
Member $9.95
Non-Member $15.00
Checking stock, please wait..
Back To Top
Member Exclusives
SPRING COTTAGE GARDEN COLLECTION
SPRING COTTAGE GARDEN COLLECTION
SEEDS: PCGC15
A flower-full spring garden for under $30. A new collection of stunning hardy spring perenials and annuals, perfect for creating a darling spring cottage garden with ease. 5 Speedings each of Foxglove `Glittering Prizes', Hollyhock `Black', ever reliable Salvia Horminum `Pink'. Complete with easy-to-sow seeds of Love in the Mist `Blue' and whims...
Member $29.95
Checking stock, please wait..
BABACO - Champagne Fruit
BABACO - Champagne Fruit
PLANTS: WBAB
A feature plant in our sub-tropical food gardens at Heronswood, this tropical-looking small tree produces lemon sherbet-flavoured melons, also known as 'Champagne Fruit', in its second year. This is the paw-paw for southern gardeners, with the combination of exotic fruit and lush palm- like leaves. No need for a pollinating partner as the Babaco...
Member $29.95
Checking stock, please wait..