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 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 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 Anemanthele lessoniana £3.50
syn. Stipa arundinacea - New Zealand Wind Grass. Green foliage tinted orange and red in late summer and autumn. Wispy flowers form a cloud above the foliage in late summer. 1m. Not dry.
More details... Quick View Anemone blanda £3.00 £2.00
The classic late winter flowering wood anemone. Low growing and flowering November to April depending on the weather! Easy and hardy. 10cm.
More details... Quick View Anemone nemorosa 'Vestal' £3.50
Popular form of Wood Anemone for its bright white flowers with a ruff of bright white petalloid stamens giving a near double look. Low growing spring flower for shade and ordinary soil. 15cm.
More details... Quick View Anemone nemorosa 'Virescens' £3.50
AGM Fantastic heads of finely cut green bracts and no petals. 25cm.
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.
More details... Quick View Bergenia 'Claire Maxine' £4.00
One of the best in the recent RHS trials with a compact habit, good purple-red winter foliage and lots of clear pink flowers in spring. Good for a sunny drained position. 40cm.
More details... Quick View Buddleja x weyeriana 'Sungold' £5.00
An excellent hybrid with spikes of warm yellow flowers in rounded clusters. 2.4m. Drained soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Cardamine pentaphylla £3.50
A bright, cheerful woodlander with broad, light green leaves and short stems with clusters of candy pink, funnel-shaped, flowers in early spring. 20cm.
More details... Quick View Chrysanthemum 'Bronze Elegance' £4.50
Like a rusty bronze version of 'Mei-Kyo' this makes clumps of upright bushy stems topped with masses of double pom-pom flowers in autumn. 60cm.
More details... Quick View Chrysanthemum 'Golden Greenheart' £4.50
A hardy Korean Chrysanthemum for the garden with semi-double flowers of a rusty orange-red with a distinct green eye. 60cm.
More details... Quick View Cornus alba 'Elegantissima' £6.00
Bright white variegated foliage on this ruby red stemmed dogwood. Can be stooled back annually. Average to damp soil in sun or light shade, 1.5m.
More details... Quick View Digitalis ferruginea £4.00
Brilliant for those who love brown flowers! Tall spires of rusty orange brown flowers to 1.5m in summer from deep, glossy green evergreen rosettes. Short-lived perennial.
More details... Quick View Dryopteris affinis 'Cristata' £5.00
The King. A very popular form with multiply divided ends to the pinnae - cristate - giving a ruffled look to the fronds. Rich green clumps to 75cm. Shade, even fairly dry.
More details... Quick View Dryopteris filix-mas 'Crispa Cristata' £5.00
AGM. A neat, tidy, selection of the British native Male Fern. Attractively cristate, crisped fronds to 45cm. Relatively slow growing semi-evergreen for ordinary soil in shade.
More details... Quick View Dryopteris filix-mas 'Linearis Polydactyla' £5.00
A splendid form of the native Male Fern with fronds that beome very finely divided and thread-like as the plant matures. Excellent deep green foliage for a shady corner, semi-evergreen. 90cm.
More details... Quick View Galega x hartlandii 'Lady Wilson' £4.00
Pretty pink and white bicolor flowers on stems to 1m. Clumps of pinnate leaves below. Sterile so not a seeder but long lived and hardy. Ordinary soil in sun or part shade.
More details... Quick View Galtonia candicans £3.50
A really good bulbous plant for a sunny, well drained site. Funnels of broad greyish leaves and strong upright stems with spikes of large white bells in summer to 90cm.
More details... Geranium 'Ann Folkard' £4.00
(Geranium procurrens x Geranium psilostemon)
From a compact root, flings out long flowering stems, which will scramble into adjacent shrubs, with black-eyed, magenta saucers. Golden leaves ageing to lime green. 1.5m across, 30cm high. Sun or light shade. May/June into autumn.
More details... Quick View Geranium 'Anne Thomson' £4.50
(Geranium procurrens x Geranium psilostemon) AGM Similar to G. 'Ann Folkard' with golden foliage and magenta flowers but more compact. 50cm. Sun or light shade, ordinary soil.
More details... Quick View Geranium 'Blogold' BLUE SUNRISE £4.50
Clumps of yellow foliage and sky blue flowers over a long period on this hybrid raised by Hans Kramer. Best in light shade or a more open position if not too hot, reasonable soil. 45cm. PBR.
More details... Quick View Geranium 'Blue Cloud' £4.00
AGM A mound of large pale blue flowers veined crimson. 45cm. Flowering June-August onwards. Reasonable soil in open or sunny position. Unique colour for a long flowering plant.
More details... Quick View Geranium 'Brookside' £6.00
(pratense x clarkei ‘Kashmir Purple’)
AGM This brilliant hybrid from Cambridge Botanic Garden has intense blue flowers with white centres from May to July and September onwards. Open position in average soil. 60cm x 90cm. Named after a street in Cambridge.