Quick View Dianthus amurensis £3.50
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 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
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 £4.00
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 Dianthus superbus £4.00
A beautiful and easy herbaceous perennial species with heads of fimbriate pinkish flowers to c. 45cm. Relatively short lived so allow to self-sow. Ordinary soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Dicentra 'Spring Morning' £4.00
A smaller form with glaucous grey foliage and pretty pink flowers on stocky stems. Any soil, not too dry, in part shade or shade. 25cm.
More details... Quick View Dicentra cucullaria £4.00
Neat clumps of cut greyish green foliage produce short arching stems with pretty white flowers with pale yellow bases in spring. Good, leafy, drained soil in shade. 20cm.
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 Dicentra formosa 'Spring Magic' £4.00
A new selection with grey foliage and masses of light pink fragrant flowers in spring and early summer. From Adrian Bloom. Good soil in shade or part shade. 25cm.
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 produce classic Angels Fishing Rods from near white, through shades of pink to near purple. Mostly 1.5m-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 £6.00
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 £6.50
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' £4.00
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 £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.
More details... Quick View Dryopteris cycadina £5.00
AGM An attractive semi-evergreen fern with light green fronds with black hairy stems. A fairly compact species to 60cm for ordinary soil in shade. Syn. Dryopteris atrata - the Black Wood Fern.
More details... Quick View Dryopteris filix-mas 'Linearis Polydactyla' £5.00
A splendid form of the native Male Fern with fronds that beome very finely divided and thread-like as the plant matures. Excellent deep green foliage for a shady corner, semi-evergreen. 90cm.
More details... Quick View Eccremocarpus scaber 'Tresco Cream' £3.50
Very slender vines clad with pale green leaves twine their way up and produce masses of tubular cream flowers all summer and into autumn. Herbaceous tuber. Hardy in drained soils, full sun. 2m.
More details... Quick View Epimedium 'Black Sea' £5.00
Clumps of large foliage, mid green in summer and deep blackish in winter. Sprays of light yellow flowers to 45cm in spring. Good soil in shade.