Quick View Geraniums for a mixed Border £24.00 £21.00
Six Hardy Geraniums suitable for a typical mixed herbaceous border with average soil in sun. Please see the details page to see what is included.
More details... Quick View Geraniums for dry sun £23.50 £20.00
A collection of six hardy Geraniums from our large range that will all grow in full sun and a well drained soil. Please see the details page for more information.
More details... Quick View Geraniums for the front of a border £22.50 £19.50
A collection of six hardy Geraniums from our large range that will be suitable for the front of a border. Please see the details page for more information.
More details... Quick View Grasses for midsummer £10.50 £9.00
There are lots of ornamental grasses for late summer and autumn flower and foliage but those that look good in midsummer are less well known, but no less worth growing. We have a collection of grasses that start to flower from early summer and carry on through the height of summer.
Please see the details page for the varieties included.
More details... Quick View Perennials for Bees, Butterflies, Hoverflies etc ... £24.50 £21.00
Following all the publicity for 'Plants for Pollinators', we've had a number of customers asking for our recommendations. Well, after a walk round the nursery we put together this collection of plants that seemed particularly smothered in insects at the moment...
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More details... Miscanthus sinensis 'Kleine Silberspinne' £8.00 £6.40
An excellent narrow leafed variety which will produce a tight clump of upright stems topped with golden pink flowers in late summer and autumn. Good winter effect. 1.4m. Average soil in full sun.
More details... Miscanthus sinensis 'Tiger Cub' £6.50 £5.20
A lovely dwarf form with the yellow bands of 'Zebrinus' (zebra grass) on a narrow leafed upright plant. Good heads of pinkish gold flowers in autumn to 1.4m. Good soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Corydalis 'Craigton Blue' £4.00
A new hybrid between C. elata and C. flexuosa with mid green leaves and brilliant electric blue flowers on red stems. Strongly sweet scented flowering in late spring and early summer. Good soil in shade. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Corydalis 'Spinners' £4.00
(C. elata x C. flexuosa) The first of these hybrids this is a good tough plant. More or less evergreen, fresh green foliage produces upright stems topped with big heads of bright blue, scented flowers in mid-late spring. 50cm. Good soil in shade.
More details... Quick View Corydalis 'Tory MP' £4.00
Another C. elata x C. flexuosa hybrid, this one no doubt claiming to be true blue! Fresh green foliage and heads of bright blue flowers in spring. 50cm. Good soil in shade.
More details... Quick View Corydalis elata 'Blue Summit' £4.00
Tidy clumps of bright green foliage and heads of scented electric blue flowers to 35cm. Much easier to grow than the usual form of C. elata. Good, leafy, moist soil in shade to do well.
More details... Quick View Corydalis flexuosa 'Hale Cat' £3.50
A compact form with light green foliage and heads of electric blue flowers to 30cm in early spring, and later if it doesn't dry out. Shade, reasonable soil.
More details... Quick View Corydalis flexuosa 'Purple Leaf' £3.50
One of the 3 forms introduced by Compton, D'arcy and Rix in the early 1990s this electric blue flowered form has red-purple stained foliage and dusky purplish buds before the flowers emerge. Spring flowering, summer dormant woodlander which re-grows in autumn. Hardy. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Corydalis flexuosa Norman's Seedling £3.50
Bright blue flowers with a smoky flush for weeks in spring. Not quite so vigorous as ‘Pere David’ but a more subtle colour. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Corydalis omeiensis £4.00
One of the best blue flowered species from China with an upright habit and dense heads of strong electric blue in late spring with a delicious scent. 60cm. Good soil in shade.
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 Carex sp. Nanking No4 Greg's Thin Leaf £4.00
Clumps of long, narrow, deep green foliage for a good soil in a sheltered position. Evergreen in mild winters. 25cm.
More details... Quick View Dianthus cruentus £3.50
Small clumps of grassy grey-green foliage and slender stems topped with clusters of bright reddish-purple flowers to about 45cm. Drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Saxifraga stolonifera 'Maroon Beauty' £3.50
Low growing carpets of olive leaves with silvery veins and a maroon flush which becomes stronger during the winter. Spikes of white flowers in early summer. Sheltered shady position. 30cm.
More details... Miscanthus sinensis 'Gracillimus' £12.50 £10.00
A very fine foliage form, rarely flowers in the UK but it is very good for the form and effect of the foliage. 1.5m.
More details... Miscanthus sinensis 'Nishidake' £8.50 £6.80
A big variety new to us. Broad, tropical looking foliage and chunky heads of silky flowers that start metallic red before turning shining silver.
More details... Miscanthus x giganteus 'Jubilaris' £8.00 £6.40
A big variety (possibly actually a form of M. x giganteus?) with random cream and lemon yellow variegation. Not flowered with us so far. 1.8m. Good soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Chlorophytum saundersiae £6.00
A HARDY spider plant! Clumps of elegant, grassy leaves and masses of starry white flowers held on arching stems in summer to 40cm. Drained, good soil in part shade is best.
More details... Quick View Filipendula rubra 'Venusta' £3.50
AGM Clumps of large, dark green leaves and tall stems topped with fluffy pink flowers in summer. Good to moist soil in sun. 1.5m.
More details... Quick View Rudbeckia fulgida var. deamii £7.00
AGM A less common but more refined relative of 'Goldsturm'. Taller and more elegant slightly lighter yellow flowers in summer and autumn to 75cm. Easy in ordinary soil in sun.