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Corydalis 'Tory MP'

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.

Hedera pastuchovii 'Ann Ala'

Hedera pastuchovii 'Ann Ala'£4.00

AGM Collected by Roy Lancaster in the Caspian Forest in Iran and named for his guide. Lanceolate green leaves with pale veins, trailing or climbing.

Anemone nemorosa 'Celestial'

Anemone nemorosa 'Celestial'£4.00

Largish pale sky blue flowers on this lovely form of Wood Anemone. One of the more vigorous forms with bigger flowers than most blues. Reasonable soil in shade or part shade. 15cm.

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Carex elata 'Aurea'

Carex elata 'Aurea'£5.00

Clumps of brilliant butter yellow new foliage in spring with black flowers on this selection of the native sedge. Best in damp to wet soil in part sun. 60cm.

Maianthemum bifolium ssp. kamtschaticum var. minimum

Maianthemum bifolium ssp. kamtschaticum var. minimum£5.00

An extremely small form of this Japanese plant with heart shaped green leaves and sprays of creamy white flowers in spring to 5-10cm. For decent soil in shade that doesn't dry out too much. Slower than the normal form.

Polygonatum sewerzowii

Polygonatum sewerzowii£6.00

A rare species with tall upright stems with long narrow leaves and pink flushed bell-like flowers in May. 1m. Good, woodland type soil in shade.

Epimedium x youngianum 'Merlin'

Epimedium x youngianum 'Merlin'£4.50

Small clumps of delicate looking leaves with purple edging and sprays of box shaped flowers of a deep purple in mid spring. 25cm.

Corydalis 'Wildside Blue'

Corydalis 'Wildside Blue'£4.00

A lovely hybrid from Keith Wiley with bright blue flowers over ferny, light green, foliage in spring and early summer. Decent soil in shade. 30cm.

Holcus mollis 'Albovariegatus'

Holcus mollis 'Albovariegatus'£4.00

Very pretty mats of cream and pink variegated foliage, very soft to the touch. Dainty flowers in summer. Average to dry soil in sun or part shade. 30cm.

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We have been selling an extensive range of Hardy Geraniums and Ornamental Grasses as well as many new, rare and unusual perennials (particularly those suitable for shade) since 1996, mail order since 1998 and online since 2000.  We probably have the largest collection of Hardy Geraniums for sale in the UK, with at least 200 different varieties over the course of a year.  We also grow a small, choice, selection of shrubby plants, particularly those from the Caprifoliaceae

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