Quick View Cortaderia hieronymi £4.50
Syn. Lamprothyrsus hieronymi. Very pretty miniature pampas with grossy green arching leaves and silvery plumes of flowers to 1.5m from spring until autumn. Drained soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Corydalis 'Craigton Blue' £4.50
A new hybrid between C. elata and C. flexuosa with mid green leaves and brilliant electric blue flowers on red stems. Strongly sweet scented flowering in late spring and early summer. Good soil in shade. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Corydalis 'Tory MP' £4.50
Another C. elata x C. flexuosa hybrid, this one no doubt claiming to be true blue! Fresh green foliage and heads of bright blue flowers in spring. 50cm. Good soil in shade.
More details... Quick View Corydalis 'Wildside Blue' £4.50
A lovely hybrid from Keith Wiley with bright blue flowers over ferny, light green, foliage in spring and early summer. Decent soil in shade. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Corydalis elata 'Blue Summit' £4.50
Tidy clumps of bright green foliage and heads of scented electric blue flowers to 35cm. Much easier to grow than the usual form of C. elata. Good, leafy, moist soil in shade to do well.
More details... Quick View Corydalis flexuosa 'Hale Cat' £4.50
A compact form with light green foliage and heads of electric blue flowers to 30cm in early spring, and later if it doesn't dry out. Shade, reasonable soil.
More details... Quick View Corydalis flexuosa Norman's Seedling £4.50
Bright blue flowers with a smoky flush for weeks in spring. Not quite so vigorous as 'Pere David' but a more subtle colour. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Corydalis vivipara £5.00
A very rare hardy woodland species producing new olive green leaves in autumn. Spires of white and pale purple flowers in late winter and spring to 30cm. Summer dormant if dry.
More details... Quick View Crambe maritima £6.00
Sea Kale. An attractive native seaside plant with rounded grey foliage (good eating!) and strong, branched stems of white flowers to 1m. Drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Crocosmia 'Hellfire' £5.00
AGM Maybe the best deep red flowered form with distinct deeper red throats - no yellow. Rich green foliage completes the look. 90cm. Drained soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Crocosmia 'Lana de Savary' £4.50
A floriferous brilliant red cultivar making a good clump of arching stems to 80cm. Good but drained soil in full sun will provide the best results.
More details... Quick View Crocosmia paniculata 'Cally Greyleaf' £6.00
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' £6.00
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 x crocosmiiflora 'Carmin Brilliant' £4.50
A compact form with sword-like foliage and sprays of red buds that open to light red flowers fading pinkish - better than it sounds! 60cm. Drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Constance' £5.00
An excellent modern variety producing large rich orange flowers with a yellow throat on strong stems to 75cm. Drained, good soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Merryman' £5.50
[=Venus?] A lovely neat plant with red buds opening to reveal golden yellow flowers often with red tips to 60cm. Drained good soil in sun. Some doubt about the name!
More details... Quick View Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Star of the East' £5.00
AGM Probably the largest flowered Crocosmia, easily to 8cm across when happy. Open, narrow petalled flowers in a clear orange with a yellow throat. 80cm. Sun.
More details... Quick View Cuphea 'Roxy' £4.50
TENDER A bushy perennial producing masses of ruby red tubular flowers with light pinkish tips from late spring till the frosts. Best kept frost free overwinter. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Cyclamen hederifolium 'Silverme Pink' £4.00
A lovely form worth growing for the leaves as much as the flowers. Silvered leaves with a dark green stripe from the apex in towards the centre. Pink flowers in late summer/autumn. 10cm.
More details... Quick View Cyclamen hederifolium pink £4.50
The classic autumn flowered hardy Cyclamen with pink flowers and broadly triangular leaves with silver-grey markings. Foliage and flower colour vary. 10cm.
More details... Quick View Cynara cardunculus ssp. flavescens £5.50
Cardoon. Big clumps of greyish foliage, more or less jaggedly divided produce tall, strong stems topped with glorious purple thistles. This form has golden yellow edged bracts.
More details... Quick View Cynodon aethiopicus £4.50
Neat clumps of powdery grey foliage to just 20cm send up masses of wiry stems topped with fingered spikes of grey flowers all summer. For a well drained soil in full sun. 80cm in flower. Only hardy in warmer areas but easy to raise from seed and it will flower the first year.
More details... Quick View Cynoglossum nervosum £4.50
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 Dactylicapnos macrocapnos £4.50
A herbaceous perennial climber from a tuberous root this unusual plant scramble to 1.8m and produces masses of light yellow flowers in late summer and autumn. Ordinary soil in part shade.
More details... Quick View Deschampsia cespitosa 'Bronzeschleier' £4.50
Clumps of narrow, deep green leaves and slender, arching stems bearing metallic bronze flower panicles from early summer, they turn buff with age. Average soil in sun or light shade. 1m.