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 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 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.
Add to Basket Achillea ptarmica 'Nana Compacta' £3.50
Stocky plants with bright green foliage and fresh white flowers in summer. Long flowering. Average soil in sun. 30cm.
Add to Basket 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' £3.00
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.
Add to Basket 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 'Variegata' £3.00
A wonderful groundcover for difficult shady areas in the garden this bright white variegated ground elder is less invasive than it's green relative! Typical heads of white flowers in summer. Spreading. 40cm.
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 £3.50
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 incisa £3.50
Lush, tropical looking jagged leaves on this clump forming woodland plant. Spikes of good purplish blue flowers in spring/summer. Good soil in shade. 30cm.
Add to Basket 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.
Alchemilla fissa £4.00
New to us and hard to find out much about it! Very small growing species with bright silver hairy margins to blue-green foliage. Will presumably have yellow-green flowers like the others! Only 5cm so far.
Add to Basket Allium sphaerocephalon £3.00
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.
Add to Basket Althaea cannabina £3.50
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.
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 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.
Add to Basket Anemone leveillei £3.50
A lovely clump forming Anemone for shade. Rounded, three-lobed leaves and strong stems of white flowers with blue backs to 40cm. Drained but good soil in shade.
Anemone nemorosa 'Alba Plena' £3.50
Bright white flowers with a ruff of extra petals in the centre. Low growing spring flower for shade and ordinary soil. 15cm.
Add to Basket Anemone nemorosa 'Allenii' £3.50
A tough form with masses of lavender blue flowers to 20cm in spring. Reasonable soil in shade or part shade.
Add to Basket Anemone nemorosa 'Celestial' £3.50
Largish pale sky blue flowers on this lovely form of Wood Anemone. Reasonable soil in shade or part shade. 15cm.
Add to Basket Anemone nemorosa 'Lismore Blue' £3.50
A shorter form of Wood Anemone with good solid blue flowers in spring to 15cm. Average to good soil in the shade.
Add to Basket Anemone nemorosa 'Lychette' £3.50
A vigorous form with large white flowers sometimes looking flushed bluish. For ordinary soil in light shade. Flowers in spring to 20cm.
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