Quick View Crocosmia 'Malahide'/'Comet' £4.00
Big flowers of a glowing orange with reddish streaks in each petal. Naming confused but originating in Ireland in the 1970's.
More details... Quick View Crocosmia masoniorum 'Rowallane Yellow' £4.00
AGM A good clear, rich yellow form with arching spikes of upward facing flowers in mid to late summer. Drained, but good soil in full sun for the best flower. 90cm. From Rowallane in N. Ireland.
More details... Quick View Crocosmia paniculata 'Cally Greyleaf' £5.00
A wild collected selection of this unusual species with branching heads of dull orange flowers in late summer to 1.5m. Clumps of grey, pleated leaves make an attractive extra feature. Drained soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Crocosmia paniculata 'Cally Sword' £5.00
Big, sword-like pleated leaves on this wild collected form with tall, strong stems supporting branched heads of long-tubed orange flowers in late suimmer to 1.5m. Good, drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Crocosmia pottsii 'Culzean Pink' £4.00
Delightful arching sprays of tubular flowers, not quite pink but nearly! A strong grower but clump forming for drained but not dry soil in full sun. 75cm.
More details... Quick View Cynoglossum nervosum £4.00
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 Dianthus 'Picton's Propeller' £4.00
Glistening white flowers have a thin maroon red edge and bold pentagon in the centre. A beautiful small garden pink for a large rockery or front of a sunny border. 40cm.
More details... Quick View Dianthus 'Tatra Blush' £4.50
A dwarf Pink with single, near white flowers which age pink, with a pink-red ring in the middle and cut/frilled tips to the petals. Scented. Drained soil in full sun, 30cm.
More details... Quick View Dianthus 'Tatra Fragrance' £4.50
Heavily fringed, near white flowers with a central crimson ring that extends into a bar down the centre of each petal. A compact pink for rockery or front of border in full sun and drained soil. 20cm.
More details... Quick View Dianthus carthusianorum £3.50
Clumps of blue-grey foliage send up tall, arching, wiry stems topped with clusters of magenta flowers in early summer. Excellent for mixing with ornamental grasses. Ordinary soil in sun. 80cm.
More details... Quick View Dianthus cruentus £3.50
Small clumps of grassy grey-green foliage and slender stems topped with clusters of bright reddish-purple flowers to about 45cm. Drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Dianthus ferrugineus £4.00
New to us this rarely cultivated species is similar to D. cruentus but with brighter red, larger flowers. Herbaceous, ?40cm. Sun, drained soil.
More details... Quick View Dianthus superbus £4.50
A herbaceous perennial species with heads of fimbriate pinkish flowers to c. 45cm. Ordinary soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Dicentra formosa 'Spring Gold' £4.00
Delicate, ferny foliage emerges soft golden yellow in early spring and tones down by the time the pink flowers appear a little later. Slowly increasing woodlander for decent soil in shade. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Dierama insigne £6.00
A new species to us, as yet unflowered but should produce rich pink flowers on elegant plants to 90cm. Clumps of grassy foliage to 30cm. Drained but good soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Dierama pendulum x pulcherrimum £10.00
Hybrid seedlings between these species which should produce classic Angels Fishing Rods in shades of pink. Likely to be 1.2m-1.8m tall. Drained but good soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Disporopsis fuscopicta £5.50
Evergreen stems are spotted and speckled purple at the bases with greeny white flowers with brown markings in spring. 45cm. A very choice woodlander for a good leafy soil in shade.
More details... Quick View Disporopsis nova £5.00
New to cultivation this species has shiny, evergreen leaves, quite narrow and held on stems to 40cm. Lots of whitish flowers with green/brown speckles in late spring to early summer. Good soil in shade.
More details... Quick View Disporopsis pernyi £4.00
Evergreen, shiny, deep green leaves with pendent white flowers along the stem. A plant for leafy soil in shade. Forms a dense patch in time. 25cm.
More details... Quick View Disporopsis pernyi B&SWJ1864 £4.00
This collection has narrower leaves and is shorter than normal. A plant for leafy soil in shade. Forms a dense patch in time. 20cm.
More details... Quick View Disporopsis pernyi coll. China £6.00
Collected by Chris Brickell in the 1970s and sold by Washfield. Evergreen Solomon's Seal relative with white flowers marked with brown in late spring. 35cm. Good soil in shade, even quite dark.
More details... Quick View Disporopsis pernyi ex. Bill Baker £5.50
A form with more narrow leaves giving a slightly more refined and "lighter" look in the garden. Clumps of evergreen foliage with white and green bells in early summer. 30cm. Best in good soil in shade.
More details... Quick View Disporopsis undulata £4.00
A more or less evergreen relative of Solomon's Seal. Broad light green leaves on curved stems to 40cm, with ivory flowers stained green in late spring and early summer. Ordinary soil in shade, even quite dark.
More details... Quick View Disporum sessile 'Variegatum' £3.50
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 £4.00
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.