Quick View Acaena caesiiglauca £3.50
Low mats of blue-grey foliage produce globular heads of white flowers that mature to warm reddish brown seeds that are the most attractive feature. Drained soil in sun. 10cm.
More details... Quick View Acanthus mollis 'Rue Ledan' £4.00
A pure white flowered form of this reliable garden perennial. Big clumps of deep green jagged foliage and spikes of flowers to 90cm. Average soil in sun is best.
More details... Quick View Achillea 'Bahama' £3.50
A modern variety with soft flowers of buff-yellow with faint pinkish red tints, "fades" to pink. Drained soil in sun. 75cm.
More details... Quick View Achillea 'Sally' £3.50
Stocky stems support dense heads of strong pink flowers. Drained soil in sun. 45cm.
More details... Quick View Achillea filipendulina 'Gold Plate' £4.00
AGM An old but reliable perennial for the mixed border or modern perennial planting. Ferny grey foliage and strong stems with flat heads of bright yellow flowers followed by seedheads. 1.5m. Easy.
More details... Quick View Acorus christophii £4.50
Glossy, deep green, grassy foliage a little lusher than A. gramineus. Spikes of creamy white flowers nestle in the foliage. Seems happy in shade or sun, moist-average soil. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Aegopodium podograria gold margined £3.00
A version with a more golden yellow variegation to the foliage. Typical heads of white flowers in summer. Spreading. 40cm.
More details... Alcea rosea 'Halo White' £4.00
A good strain of clear white flowered hollyhock with lime centres. True from seed and seems pretty rust free. 2.4m.
More details... Quick View Alcea rugosa £3.50
A perennial hollyhock with spires of soft yellow flowers and moss green fingered leaves. Seems resistant to rust. Tall, reliable, hardy, easy etc! Ordinary soil in sun. 1.8m.
More details... Quick View Alchemilla erythropoda £4.00
Low growing clumps/patches of blue/green leaves with silvery margins. Short stems bearing clusters of apple green flowers which turn rusty-red from spring. 20cm.
More details... Quick View Allium atropurpureum £4.00
Very dark black-red flowers in quite large, dense, heads to 75cm in summer. Broad spring foliage withers before flowering. Drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Allium cernuum £3.50
Neat clumps of fine foliage and slender stems topped with open heads of drooping pinkish purple flowers in summer. Delightful. 40cm. Drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Allium flavum £3.50
AGM Very similar to the well known A. sphaerocephalon but this has light yellow flowers. Well behaved and very pretty mixed with grasses. Drained soil in sun. 60cm.
More details... Quick View Allium sphaerocephalon £3.50
A bulbous perennial, mid-green leaves. Bears heads of pink-purple flowers to a height of 60cm Flowers from May to June. Deciduous. Hardy. Ordinary, drained, soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Althaea cannabina £6.00
Clouds of very pretty light pink flowers on strong upright stems to 2.4m in all summer. Fingered leaves and unlike most of it's hollyhock relatives, no rust. Easy and perennial, for ordinary soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Althaea officinalis £3.00
Marshmallow. Clumps of upright stems clad with grayish leaves and topped with spires of palest pink flowers with darker middles in summer. 2.4m.
More details... Quick View Amsonia elliptica £4.00
Tight clumps of upright stems topped with clusters of starry, porcelaine blue flowers in late spring and summer to 45cm. Broad, fresh green leaves that turn yellow in autumn. Drained soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Amsonia ex. 'Ernst Pagels' £3.50
Seedlings from the excellent Amsonia 'Ernst Pagels'. It has proved very fertile and produces strong seedlings. Hopefully tall, willowy plants topped with large light blue flowers and good autumn colour.
More details... Quick View Angelica pachycarpa £4.00
A monocarpic umbellifer with incredible glossy green divided leaves and heads of pale yellow flowers to 40cm. Sun, drained soil.
More details... Quick View Anthericum ramosum £4.50
Bulbous perennial with grassy grey-green leaves and branched spikes of white flowers in summer. Well drained soil in full sun. 45cm.
More details... Quick View Aquilegia chrysantha 'Yellow Queen' £3.50
A good form of this delightful American species with golden yellow, long spurred flowers on wiry stems to 80cm. June to August.
More details... Quick View Arisaema thunbergii £12.00
Strange brown and white striped hooded flowers with a very long "tail" for the beetles that polinate them in the wild to climb up! Tropical looking fresh green leaves and orange berries later in the summer. Hardy in pots and the ground in the recent cold winters.
More details... Quick View Armeria maritima 'In The Red' £3.00
A recent unusual form of thrift with reddish purple suffused foliage and rich pinkish-purple flowers on wiry stems to 30cm. Well drained soil in sun. (syn. A. m. 'Rubrifolia')
More details... Quick View Artemisia lactiflora 'Elfenbein' £4.50
A beautiful and elegant German selection with fresh green foliage and sprays of creamy white flowers on strong upright stems to 1.8m. Good soil in sun or part shade.
More details... Quick View Asarum europaeum £4.00
AGM Rarely seen in gardens this is the wild Asarabacca of most of Europe. A woodlander it makes low carpets of rounded leaves and tricorned maroon flowers in spring. 15cm.