Quick View Begonia grandis 'Sapporo' £4.00
Hardy begonia from Japan with deep green leaves with brilliant red undersides and pink flowers from midsummer into autumn. Deciduous. Drained soil in some shade is best. 50cm.
More details... Quick View Begonia grandis ssp. holostyla 'Nanjiang Silver' £5.00
A bit different to the normal B. grandis evansiana types, with a lower growing habit, olive green leaves flushed red and covered with bright silver spots. Light to mid pink flowers from midsummer. Well drained but not dry soil in shade. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Bergenia 'Oeschberg' £4.50
Rarely seen now, this has upright leaves, narrower than some and lots of clear pink flowers in spring to 25cm. Good autumn and winter red-purple leaf colour. Drained soil in sun or light shade.
More details... Quick View Bidens aurea 'Supernova' £5.50
From John Tuite with larger flowers of a glistening yellow, the petals often wavy. Tall, willowy stems that shouldn't need support, grow it hard in full sun. 1.5m.
More details... Quick View Bidens aurea white flowered £4.50
Masses of pretty creamy white daisies in summer and autumn on willowy, but upright, stems. Blends really well with Miscanthus and other autumn flowers. Average soil in sun. 1.5m. [B. heterophylla]
More details... Quick View Boehmeria tricuspis £4.00
A lovely clump forming foliage plant that also produces curious strings of tiny pink flowers in late summer. The fresh green, divided leaves are distinctive. Decent soil in shade. 50cm.
More details... Quick View Brunnera sibirica £4.00
A rarely seen species with sprays of typical flowers in a light sky blue over a carpetting deciduous groundcover. Bold, heart-shaped foliage looks fresh throughout spring and summer. 30cm. Shade.
More details... Quick View Calceolaria 'Camden Hero' £6.00
Half-hardy sub-shrub with light green foliage and spires of orange-red pouched flowers in summer and autumn. Probably best in a cool, part shaded spot. 60cm?
More details... Quick View Campanula ochroleuca £4.00
Clumps of hairy triangular leaves and low stems bearing slender creamy bells in summer. Easy, hardy and reliable for average soils in sun or part shade. 45cm.
More details... Quick View Campanula odontosepala from Iran £4.50
Low growing, suckering plant producing short arching stems with largish mid blue bells in late summer-autumn. Suitable for sun in drained soil. 25cm.
More details... Quick View Campanula persicifolia £4.00
A classic cottage garden favourite with rosettes of deep green leaves and tall spires of mid blue flowers in early summer to 1m.
More details... Quick View Campanula poscharskyana 'E H Frost' £4.00
Brilliant edging plant with icy blue flowers to 35cm. Low growing, carpeting habit. Full sun or part shade, drained soil.
More details... Quick View Campanula poscharskyana variegated £4.50
Pretty variegated form with the new growth cream and pink developing into light green with cream speckles as it matures. Low mound or carpet former for the front of the border or a large rockery plant. 20cm.
More details... Quick View Campanula trachelium f. alba £4.00
Clumps of bold, triangular, leaves with wavy margins and strong upright stems bearing spires of white bells in early summer. Best in decent soil in part or light shade but very tolerant! 90cm.
More details... Quick View Cardamine bulbifera £4.00
A neat, upright growing species with airy foliage on dark purplish stems topped with mauve pink flowers in spring to 45cm. Ordinary soil in shade.
More details... Quick View Cardamine californica £4.00
One of the less common American species this makes a carpet of deeply divided purple flushed foliage and spikes of white flowers in spring. Good soil in shade. 20cm.
More details... Quick View Cardamine glanduligera £4.00
Stunning, rich purple flowers in small clusters on stems to 15cm. Glossy leaves, divided into three are sparingly produced. Slowly forms a loose patch in good, drained soil in shade.
More details... Quick View Cardamine heptaphylla £4.00
Similar to the common C. pentaphylla but with 7 leaflets! Low growing spring flowering woodlander with showy white flowers to 25cm. Slowly spreading clumps for good soil in part shade or shade.
More details... Quick View Cardamine heptaphylla Guincho Form £4.50
A lovely form with deep purple flushed new foliage turning mid green and purplish stems topped with clusters of glistening white flowers in spring. 40cm. Best in decent soil in shade, drained but not dry.
More details... Quick View Cardamine macrophylla 'Bright and Bronzy' £4.50
BSWJ2165a Deep bronze-purple leaves emerge in early spring turning greenish by the time the lilac-purple flowers open in mid spring. 45cm. Good soil in shade, not too dry.
More details... Quick View Cardamine yezoensis B&SWJ4659 £5.00
Spreading patches of pinnate pale green leaves and upright stems with open heads of white flowers in spring. Good soil in at least part shade. 45cm.
More details... Quick View Cautleya spicata 'Robusta' £8.50
An excellent hardy ginger relative with dark green leaves, maroon-red bracts and warm mango-yellow flowers in summer to 90cm. Drained but good soil that doesn't dry out too much in shade.
More details... Quick View Cenolophium denudatum £4.00
Clumps of fine cut dark green leaves and wiry stems topped with heads of white flowers in summer. Long lived and hardy.
More details... Quick View Centaurea macrocephala £4.00
Rounded bronze buds open into brilliant warm yellow heads in midsummer. Strong upright stems clothed with lance-shaped leaves to 1.2m. Ordinary, drained soil in sun. Hardy and reliable.
More details... Quick View Cephalaria alpina £4.00
A big creamy yellow scabious that's more compact! Strong wiry upright, branching stems from rosettes of hairy leaves bear lovely pale yellow flowers to 1.8m. Insect heaven. Average soil in sun.