Plant Search » List of Hardy Subtropical Plants
Fargesia murielae is one of the hardiest of all bamboos and is a clumper that will not spread.
Fargesia scabrida has young culms with sheaths that are dark orange opening to reveal steel-blue and lavender culms aging to olive-green.
Fascicularia bicolor is one of the hardiest of bromeliads with an incredible sky blue flower surrounded by bright red leaves.
Fatsia 'Murakumo Nishiki' is a fantastically gorgeous shrub tropical-looking leaves with varying markings of yellow, light green, and dark green.
'Spider's Web' is a version of Fatsia japonica with dramatic evergreen foliage speckled with white.
Feijoa sellowiana, pineapple guava, has beautiful, tropical-looking, edible flowers and delicious fruit that tastes like pineapple and mint.
Feijoa sellowiana 'Anatoki' is an early-ripening, New Zealand-bred cultivar perfect for our region with large, very sweet and flavourful fruit.
Feijoa sellowiana 'Apollo', pineapple guava, has beautiful, tropical-looking, edible flowers and delicious fruit that tastes like pineapple and mint.
Feijoa sellowiana 'Coolidge' is self-fertile and early-ripening with very large, dark green, tasty fruit.
Feijoa sellowiana 'Kaiteri' is an early-ripening, New Zealand-bred cultivar with very large, sweet and delicious fruit.
Feijoa sellowiana 'Kakariki' is an extremely early-ripening cultivar with very large, sweet and delicious fruit with thin edible skin.
Feijoa sellowiana Nikita' is an early-ripening cultivar with tasty fruit.
Feijoa sellowiana 'Ramsey' ripens in the mid season with very large, sweet, flavourful fruit. Shrubs have a more upright growth habit.
Feijoa sellowiana 'Takaka' is a very early-ripening, New Zealand-bred cultivar with large, sweet and delicious, light green fruit.
Feijoa sellowiana 'Unique' is an older cultivar prized for its extra sweet, delicious fruit.
Feijoa sellowiana 'Waingaro' is a later-ripening, New Zealand-bred cultivar with large, sweet/tart, refreshing fruit.
Ficus benjamina 'Toolittle' is a dwarf fig tree with a dense covering of evergreen leaves that is perfect as a bonsai specimen.
Ficus carica 'Brown Turkey' is the best brown-fruited fig for cool summer climates.
Ficus 'Celeste' forms great crops of brown to purple figs with excellent, rich, sweet flavour.
Ficus 'Chicago Hardy' is one of the most cold hardy figs with brown, medium-sized fruit in summer with a rich, sweet flavour.
Ficus carica 'Chicago Hardy' is one of the hardiest of all figs with tasty brown to purple fruit. Grow in zones 5 and 6!