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 Bothriochloa bladhii £4.00
A clump forming grass with greyish, slightly hairy foliage and heads of silky flowers that start metallic red and fade to tawny buff. For full sun and well drained soil. May not be fully hardy in cold areas but is easy to keep in a cold greenhouse or sheltered corner.
More details... Quick View Bothriochloa ischaemum £4.00
Rarely seen compact ornamental grass with grey foliage and yellow stems supporting fingered red-purple flowers in summer to 60cm. Well drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Brachypodium pinnatum £3.50
An unusual British native making loose clumps of light green foliage and arching stems of golden-green flowers in summer. Moist to dry soil in part shade is ideal! 40cm.
More details... Quick View Briza media 'Limouzi' £4.50
A much improved selection of the Perennial Quaking Grass with rich blue-green leaves and larger purplish flowers to 45cm. Best in morning sun where the light catches the dew on it!
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 Buddleja auriculata £8.50
Long narrow leaves with white felted undersides and racemes of creamy white strongly scented WINTER flowers. Somewhat tender so best protected in winter unless you have a warm sheltered wall. 2m.
More details... Quick View Buddleja colvilei pink form £6.50
New to us. A more or less hardy species perhaps best against a sunny wall with large hairy green leaves and pink flowers rather than the normal dark reddish shade. To 3m if happy and not pruned!
More details... Quick View Buddleja fallowiana var. alba £6.50
AGM Grey leaves with nearly white undersides and long tapering spikes of white flowers from midsummer into autumn. Deciduous, best in a sheltered position in full sun in drained soil. 2m.
More details... Quick View Buddleja loricata £6.50
A dense bushy shrub with smallish, narrow dark green leaves with felted undersides. Clusters of creamy, scented flowers in autumn and early winter. Should be hardy in the UK. Drained soil in sun, 1.8m.
More details... Quick View Calamagrostis 'Glenorchy Fireworks' £5.00
A new introduction, untried in the garden as yet. Clumps of olive foliage to 60cm, no flowers yet! Hardy and more or less evergeen, probably best in sun, ordinary soil. Join us and try it!
More details... Quick View Calamagrostis brachytricha £5.00
Tufts of glossy, rich, green foliage and flowering stems to 1.2m. Upright plumes start pinkish in early autumn and fade to silvery buff. Good in winter.
More details... Quick View Calamagrostis emodensis £4.00
Loose clumps of upright stems with relatively broad greyish leaves and mad plumes of cream flowers that arch and curl to one side in summer. Drained soil in full sun. 90cm.
More details... Quick View Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Avalanche' £4.00
A new form from America with a stronger habit than ‘Overdam’ and a reversed variegation. Creamy white stripes, tinged pink and the usual purplish pink flowers in summer. 1.2m. Dense clumps of foliage provide upright columns of stems that last all winter, cut back in February.
More details... Quick View Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Eldorado' £4.50
A striking golden variegated sport of 'Karl Foerster' from the USA. Yellow striped leaves and golden stems with the usual purple-ish flower in May and June, tawny seedheads until late winter. Good soil in sun, 1.5m.
More details... Quick View Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'England' £5.50
A beautiful new yellow variegated form with golden stems and flowers with purple spikelets giving a great contrast. Average soil in sun, 1.5m.
More details... Quick View Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster' £4.00
Often used in naturalistic gardens this is an excellent garden grass. Dense clumps of foliage and tall, upright stems topped with purple flushed green flowers in summer. 1.5m. Ordinary soil in sun or part shade. Good winter effect from the stems and seedheads.
More details... Quick View Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Stricta' £4.00
Very similar to the better known 'Karl Foerster' but flowers two weeks earlier, narrow flowers. Dense clumps of foliage and tall, upright stems topped with purple flushed green flowers in summer. 1.5m.
More details... Quick View Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Waldenbuch' £4.00
A green leafed form of this sterile hybrid. Clumps of lush foliage and upright stems topped with golden heads to 1.5m.
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.