Acaena buchananii £2.50
Carpets of blue-grey pinnate foliage and heads of whiteish flowers followed by red-brown seedheads to 10cm. Drained soil in sun.
Add to Basket Acaena microphylla 'Kupferteppich' £3.00
New Zealand burr. A compact mat-forming evergreen alpine. Pretty coppery foliage with cream flowers followed by bright red seedheads all summer. 5cm. Drained soil in sun.
Acanthus hungaricus MESE311 £4.50
(Collected as A. balcanicus MESE 311) A neat, deciduous, plant with jagged green foliage and stocky spikes of soft pink flowers from green bracts. Drained soil in full sun. 30-60cm.
Add to Basket Achillea 'Forncett Citrus' £3.00
Rarely seen this Four Seasons introduction has pale yellow flowers with hints of red and pink, fades to buff. Drained soil in full sun. 60cm.
Achillea 'Forncett Ivory' £3.00
Soft flowers of a clean ivory white on this lovely plant. Greyish green foliage. 60cm. Well drained soil in full sun.
Achillea 'Lansdorferglut' £3.00
Brilliant pinkish red flowers over grey-green foliage slowly fade but stay a pleasant shade! Drained soil in sun. 75cm.
Add to Basket Achillea 'Lilac Beauty' £3.00
Bright lilac pink heads to 70cm. Cheerful! Drained soil in full sun.
Add to Basket Achillea 'Martina' £3.00
Fantastic pale yellow flowers on strong stems, non-fading. Flowers all summer and then has good seedheads for the winter. Drained soil in sun. 75cm.
Achillea 'Rose Madder' £3.00
Rich velvet red flowers fade to pinkish red. 45cm. Relatively large heads of flower make a good display. Well drained soil in full sun.
Achillea 'Sally' £3.00
Stocky stems support dense heads of strong pink flowers. Drained soil in sun. 45cm.
Add to Basket Achillea 'Walther Funcke' £3.00
Clumps of greyish foliage and strong stems topped with flowers that open bright reddish and fade through orange to a warm yellow. 50cm.
Aconitum uchiyamae B&SWJ1216 £3.50
A tough tuberous rooted species from Korea. Herbaceous clumps to 1m topped with large purple-blue flowers in summer. Any drained soil in sun or light shade. Very early into growth with attractive bronzed foliage from January.
Aconitum x cammarum 'Eleonora' £4.50
Pretty white flowers with violet edges in spikes on strong, upright stems on this herbaceous perennial. For ordinary to good soil in sun or part shade. 80cm.
Acorus christophii £3.00
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.
Add to Basket Acorus gramineus 'Ogon' £4.00
A valuable, evergreen, yellow variegated version. Lovely for its bright winter effect. Grass-like arching foliage to 30cm in average to good soil in shade or part sun.
Actaea spicata £4.50
Clumps of cut light green foliage and spikes of creamy white flowers in summer followed by black berries in autumn. Deciduous woodland plant preferring at least some shade and decent soil. 60cm.
Add to Basket 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.
Add to Basket Agastache nepetoides £3.00
Underused and underrated in my opinion, this very hardy and reliable perennial makes neat clumps of upright stems topped with spikes of yellow flowers in late summer followed by excellent seedheads.
Add to Basket Ajuga reptans 'Binblasca' Black Scallop £3.50
A recent introduction with dark blackish foliage, a similar size to ‘Jungle Giant’ et al. Stunning foliage plant for average to good soil in sun or shade. Blue flowers in good spikes to 20cm. PBR
Add to Basket Ajuga reptans 'Choc Ice' £3.00
A new compact form with chocolate brown foliage and neat spikes of white flowers in spring. Good evergreen groundcover for part shade or shade.
Alchemilla erythropoda £3.50
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.
Amsonia illustris £4.50
Clumps of upright, wand-like, stems with lots of narrow leaves and topped with clusters of light blue flowers in summer. Brilliant yellow autumn foliage. 50cm. Reasonable soil in sun.
Add to Basket Anemone apennina var. albiflora £3.50
Less common than Anemone nemorosa this is another woodland species producing many petalled white flowers in spring over a patch of fine cut rich green leaves. 15cm. Good soil in shade.
Anemone canadensis £3.00
Forming a loose clump this species has fingered green leaves and plenty of clear white flowers in spring-summer over a long period. Good for sun or light shade, not too dry. 40cm.
Add to Basket Anemone flaccida £3.50
Close to A. nemorosa this emerges in spring with chocolate brown leaves which slowly turn green. Clear white flowers like the wood anemones to 10cm. Humusy soil in shade.
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