Quick View Acaena inermis 'Purpurea' £4.00
Neat flat carpets of rich purple foliage with a silvery-grey sheen. Rounded heads of white flowers in summer to 5cm. Sun, drained soil.
More details... Quick View Acanthus hirsutus ssp. syriacus £5.00
A compact species with more entire greyish leaves and spikes of creamy flowers nestled amongst reddish-purple bracts. Well drained soil in full sun. 60cm.
More details... Quick View Acanthus hungaricus MESE561 £4.50
(Collected as A. balcanicus MESE 561) 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.
More details... Quick View Acanthus mollis 'Long Spike' £5.00
Originating in Beth Chatto's Essex garden this superb form of the species produces spectacular, well, long spikes of pinkish flowers to between 1.2 and 1.5m. Sun, drained soil.
More details... Quick View Acanthus mollis 'Rue Ledan' £4.50
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.
More details... Quick View Aconitum sp. ACE1449 £4.50
From the Alpine Garden Society expedition to China in 1994 this herbaceous species produces upright stems to c. 1.4m topped with spikes of light green buds that open to ivory tinted pink flowers in summer.
More details... Quick View Aconitum sp. Russia (ex Cally) £5.00
Dark green leaves with lighter veins on distinct reddish stems will produce spires of deep blue flowers. Originally collected by the late Michael Wickenden.
More details... Quick View Aconitum variegatum ssp paniculatum £5.00
Heads of glorious rich blue flowers on stems to 1.5m in midsummer. Rarely seen but elegant and easy enough to grow in a mixed border in good soil.
More details... Quick View Aegopodium podograria 'Variegata' £4.00
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.
More details... Quick View Agapanthus 'Taw Valley' £8.50
A delightful dwarf form with grassy foliage and dense rounded heads of rich blue flowers in summer. Drained soil in sun. Deciduous and hardy here. 60cm.
More details... Quick View Ajuga genevensis £4.50
Low clumps of narrow, hairy, leaves produce a good display of bright roayl blue flowers to 20-25cm in spring to early summer. Average soil in sun or light shade.
More details... Quick View Albuca sp. G&L13 £6.00
Collected Sentinel Peak in the Drakensburg Mtns. Deciduous foliage and strong stems of green stiped white flowers in summer to 50cm. Hardy to -10C when kept dry here.
More details... Quick View Alchemilla erythropoda £4.50
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.
More details... Quick View Alstroemeria brasiliensis 'Cally Star' £8.00
Striking creamy variegated foliage, more yellow on new growth and ruby red flowers with black and green markings in summer to 60cm. Hardy with a good mulch.
More details... Quick View Alstroemeria Hatch Hybrid £8.50
An excellent cut flower type from New Zealand with bright white and rich yellow flowers on strong stems to 70cm. Long flowering and hardy in drained soil, full sun.
More details... Quick View Alstroemeria psittacina £7.50
Exotic bright red flowers with a white throat tipped green and speckled black! Hardy in a drained but good soil with plenty of moisture in summer. Mulch. 90cm.
More details... Quick View Althaea armeniaca £4.50
Lovely tall, branched stems bear masses of light pink flowers from summer into autumn. Airy and elegant but tougher and easier than A. cannabina. 2.4m, sun or light shade and ordinary soil.
More details... Quick View Althaea cannabina £4.50
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.
More details... Quick View Amsonia elliptica £5.50
Tight clumps of upright stems topped with clusters of starry, porcelaine blue flowers in late spring and summer to 45cm. Broad, fresh green leaves that turn yellow in autumn. Drained soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Amsonia ex. 'Ernst Pagels' £5.00
Seedlings from the excellent Amsonia 'Ernst Pagels'. It has proved very fertile and produces strong seedlings. Hopefully tall, willowy plants topped with large light blue flowers and good autumn colour.
More details... Quick View Anthericum ramosum £4.50
Bulbous perennial with grassy grey-green leaves and branched spikes of white flowers in summer. Well drained soil in full sun. 45cm.
More details... Quick View Antirrhinum sp. aff. braun-blanquetii £4.50
Delightful pale yellow flowers flushed rose pink are produced on low bushy plants all summer. Drained soil in full sun. Short lived perennial to 40cm.
More details... Quick View Aquilegia buergeriana £4.50
Unusual soft yellow and reddish purple flowers on airy stems to 90cm on this species from Japan. Best in part or light shade and ordinary soil.
More details... Quick View Aquilegia longissima £4.50
Lovely pale lemon yellow flowers, quite open and with really long spurs. Grey foliage and sturdy stems to 75cm. Best in some shade, decent soil.
More details... Quick View Aquilegia red-purple hybrids £4.50
Mixed hybrids mostly in shades of ruby-red through to deepest purple.