Quick View Anemone ranunculoides 'Ferguson's Fancy' £6.00
Chocolate brown tinted new leaves turn to green with the double yellow flowers nestled in a ruff of green bracts in early to mid spring. Good woodland soil in light shade, under deciduous trees is ideal. 15cm.
More details... Quick View Anemone ranunculoides 'Kai' £8.00
Exquisite double flowers with larger outer sepals and many rows of neat, pointed, smaller ones filling in the middle in the usual clear yellow. A spring ephemeral for drained soil in part shade. 15cm.
More details... Quick View Anemone ranunculoides 'Pleniflora' £6.00
The unusual, slower growing, multi-petalled form. It would be over enthusiastic to call it double but it does have lots of extra petals giving a much more full look. Otherwise just like the species.
More details... Quick View Anemone x lipsiensis £4.50
The naturally occuring hybrid between Anemone nemorosa and Anemone ranunculoides. Pale yellow flowers on low, slowly spreading, clumps of mid green foliage. Spring. Good soil in shade or part shade.
More details... Quick View Anemone x lipsiensis 'Schwefelfeuer' £6.00
A lovely easy selection from Sarastro, this hybrid wood anemone produces a good display of pale yellow flowers in early spring. Decent soil ideally under deciduous woody plants. 15cm.
More details... Quick View Anemone x lipsiensis 'Sioux' £6.50
A recent selection of this natural hybrid with larger flowers of a gentle creamy yellow in March and April. Dark foliage. Good, leafy soil in part or light shade. 15cm.
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 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 red-purple hybrids £4.50
Mixed hybrids mostly in shades of ruby-red through to deepest purple.
More details... Quick View Aquilegia rockii £4.50
Rarely cultivated species with elegant dusky purple flowers on an open plant to 50cm. Reminiscent of Aquilegia ecalcarata but larger and easier! Good soil in part shade.
More details... Quick View Aquilegia vulgaris 'Nivea' £4.50
'Munstead White' Classic creamy white flowers over glaucous green foliage in spring. Easy in ordinary soil in sun or part shade, to 75cm.
More details... Quick View Arisaema candidissimum £14.50
Amazing white spathes with pink candy stripes inside appear slightly before the leaves in late spring. Big rounded trifoliate leaves make an attractive feature later. Good soil that never sits wet in shade. Flowers to 30cm, leaves to 75cm.
More details... Quick View Arisaema flavum £7.50
Cute little flowers, butter yellow on top fading into creamy with greenish markings below. Attractive foliage and spikes of red berries later. 40cm. Hardy.
More details... Quick View Aristolochia fimbriata £6.00
Unusual small species with pale green leaves veined in silver on low spreading plants. The flowers are frankly bizarre, white-green with brown and pale yellow "faces". Light shade, shelter.
More details... Quick View Armeria pseudarmeria £4.50
Cheerful white or palest pink heads on wiry stems to 40cm most of the summer. A much larger thrift from Portugal for drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Arum 'Chameleon' £5.00
A stunning winter-green type with large mid green leaves with a heavy pewter marbling over most of the leaf, just a narrow band of plain green round the edges. Typical pale flowers in late winter. 40cm. Average soil in part shade.
More details... Quick View Arum italicum ssp italicum 'XXL' £6.00
Wintergreen with faintly veined large rich green foliage. Yet to see full size here. Best in good soil in at least some shade.
More details... Quick View Asarum caudatum £5.00
Western wild ginger. Slowly spreading patches of rounded heart-shaped leaves and amazing three-pointed maroon red flowers in spring. Shade, 15cm.
More details... Quick View Asarum europaeum £5.00
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 Asphodelus aestivus £5.00
Striking branched spires of pinkish white flowers with brown striped backs to 1.2m or more in early summer. Drained good soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Asphodelus albus £5.00
Deciduous clumps of glaucous grassy leaves send up strong stems with dense spikes of snowy white, starry flowers with pinkish veins from brown buds. Late spring into summer, drained soil in full sun. 1.5m.
More details... Quick View Aster ageratoides 'Asran' £6.50
Spreading clumps of wand-like stems with incised dark green leaves topped with generous heads of very pale lavender blue flowers in summer. Average soil in sun. 45cm.
More details... Quick View Aster amellus 'Forncett Flourish' £4.50
AGM An excellent and very floriferous form which produces masses of rich blue flowers with a hint of purple in late summer and autumn. Drained soil in sun, 45cm.
More details... Quick View Aster pyrenaeus 'Lutetia' £6.50
Excellent clump forming plant with masses of lavender flowers on short but willowy stems to 45cm in summer and autumn. Ordinary soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Begonia grandis 'Heron's Pirouette' £4.50
A stunning new introduction with attractive green leaves on red stems and large heads of rich pink flowers from July to the frosts. HARDY! Wild collected, Japan, 1997 by Dan Hinkley. 60cm.