Winter's Bark, Ventnor, Isle of Wight

Winter's Bark, Ventnor, Isle of Wight

Observation - Winter's Bark, Ventnor, Isle of Wight. Description: This amazing plant was first discovered by Capt. William Winter on Sir Francis Drake's voyage round the world.It was found to be effective against scurvy. Native to South America. Regarded as one of the most beautiful of evergreens, grown not just for fl

This amazing plant was first discovered by Capt. William Winter on Sir Francis Drake's voyage round the world.It was found to be effective against scurvy. Native to South America.
Regarded as one of the most beautiful of evergreens, grown not just for flowers but for the foliage with their wonderful silvery undersides.