Quick View Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Star of the East' £5.00
AGM Probably the largest flowered Crocosmia, easily to 8cm across when happy. Open, narrow petalled flowers in a clear orange with a yellow throat. 80cm. Sun.
More details... Quick View Cuphea 'Roxy' £4.50
TENDER A bushy perennial producing masses of ruby red tubular flowers with light pinkish tips from late spring till the frosts. Best kept frost free overwinter. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Cyclamen hederifolium 'Silverme Pink' £4.00
A lovely form worth growing for the leaves as much as the flowers. Silvered leaves with a dark green stripe from the apex in towards the centre. Pink flowers in late summer/autumn. 10cm.
More details... Quick View Cyclamen hederifolium pink £4.50
The classic autumn flowered hardy Cyclamen with pink flowers and broadly triangular leaves with silver-grey markings. Foliage and flower colour vary. 10cm.
More details... Quick View Cynara cardunculus ssp. flavescens £5.50
Cardoon. Big clumps of greyish foliage, more or less jaggedly divided produce tall, strong stems topped with glorious purple thistles. This form has golden yellow edged bracts.
More details... Quick View Cynoglossum nervosum £4.50
Brilliant blue flowers from late spring sporadically through until mid-autumn, in clusters on stems to 60cm. Hairy foliage at the base of the clumps. Drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Dactylicapnos macrocapnos £4.50
A herbaceous perennial climber from a tuberous root this unusual plant scramble to 1.8m and produces masses of light yellow flowers in late summer and autumn. Ordinary soil in part shade.
More details... Quick View Desmodium canadense £5.50
Striking pink pea-like flowers on an upright plant - looks like a shrub but is herbaceous. Relatively large trifoliate leaves add to the "what's that?" impact. 1.2m.
More details... Quick View Dianthus amurensis £4.50
A delightful herbaceous Pink from the Amur river valley area. Upright stems topped with generous heads of violet flowers in summer. Drained soil in sun. Easy and very hardy. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Dianthus ferrugineus £4.50
Slightly bigger than the popular Dianthus cruentus, this has similar ruby red flowers in dense heads on wiry stems to 60cm. Clumps of greyish leaves. Ordinary soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Dianthus sp. coll. Uzbekistan £5.50
A small species with grassy grey-green foliage, often tinted purple, and clouds of brilliant purplish red flowers in summer to 25cm. Drained soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Dicentra 'Stuart Boothman' £4.50
AGM. An excellent form with finely divided grey-green foliage and delicate arching stems of rich pink locket like flowers in spring. Good soil in shade, 20cm.
More details... Quick View Dierama igneum £5.00
One of the easiest species to grow here making low clumps of grassy foliage and pendant bells of a rich pinkish red in summer to 35cm. Drained, but not dry, fertile soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Disporum flavens £5.00
A rare species with possible the best flowers in the genus. Tall, slender stems bearing a few dark green leaves and nodding heads of rich yellow flowers in late spring to 50cm. Good soil in shade. Slow clump former.
More details... Quick View Disporum sessile 'Variegatum' £5.00
Wiry stems clothed with deep green leaves brightly striped white. White flowers tipped green hide among the foliage, producing purplish-black berries in summer.
More details... Quick View Disporum viridescens £5.00
Patches of upright stems well clothed with fresh green leaves and greenish white flowers in late spring. A fresh looking plant for shade, ordinary soil. Deciduous. 45cm.
More details... Quick View Echinacea pallida £4.50
Elegant light pink flowers with drooping petals makes a striking addition to any well drained sunny border. Prairie plant from north America. 1m.
More details... Quick View Echinops bannaticus 'Blue Glow' £5.50
Brilliant blue globes over thistle-like foliage in summer. Classic border perennial to 1.2m. Drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Echinops bannaticus 'Star Frost' £5.50
Spiky globes of silvery white flowers on stems to 1m. Metallic jagged leaves with silvery backs. Drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Echinops spaerocephalus 'Arctic Glow' £4.50
Clumps of thistle-like foliage send up dark brownish stems topped with balls of white starry flowers to 1.2m. Summer flowering, for well drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Erigeron karvinskianus 'Blutenmeer' £4.50
A lovely self-seeder with airy stems with masses of white daisies that turn pink as they are pollinated to 30cm. Perennial but tends to be short lived. Drained soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Erodium manescavii £4.50
Clumps of pinnate green foliage and lots of bright pink flowers on strong stems all summer. Drained soil in sun. 25cm.
More details... Quick View Eryngium agavifolium £4.50
Amazing rosettes of bright fresh green spiny toothed leaves look a little like a bromeliad until they produce typical white-green sea holly flowers on strong upright stems to 90cm. Drained, good soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Eryngium ebracteatum £6.50
Neat clumps of grey sword-like leaves in upright rosettes produce wiry, branched stems of maroon Sanguisorba-like flowers in summer to 1.2m.
More details... Quick View Eryngium planum 'Blue Glitter' £6.50
An excellent form with strong, branched, stems of silvery blue flowers, the stems turning purplish blue to 80cm. Drained soil in sun. Good for cutting.