Cordifolium (China and Japan) is similar in character, but dwarfer in habit.
Saxatile, with greyish leaves, and deep yellow flowers, produced in April and May, and the dwarfer A.
Of the dwarfer sorts for rock gardens, D.
Of dwarfer interesting plants there are R.
Gloriosa, recurvifolia and Treculeana are good and distinct; and of the dwarfer and more herbaceous sorts V.
Amongst them are the Ageratums, the old tall-growing sorts of which have been superseded by dwarfer blue and white flowered varieties; Alternantheras, the principal of which are A.
- Foliage and the less common flowering plants may be used either in masses of one kind, or in groups arranged for contrast, or as the centres of groups of less imposing or of dwarfer-flowering subjects; or they may be planted as single specimens in appropriate open spaces, in recesses, or as distant striking objects terminating a vista.