Quick View Arum purpureospathum £6.00
A rarely seen species with lush green foliage and dark purple spathe in the spring. A wintergreen species so best out of cold winds but hardy here for many years. Part shade. 30cm.
More details... Quick View EVENT: Different Plants for Shade £15.00
Pop along to the nursery on Saturday 16th May 2020 from 2-4pm to be introduced to a selection of our more unusual, garden worthy plants suitable for shady places. Includes tea/coffee and cake.
More details... Quick View EVENT: Propagating Ornamental Grasses £15.00
Join us on Saturday 4th April 2020 from 2-4pm to find out how and when to propagate various grasses, sedges and rushes from our collection. Includes tea/coffee and cake.
More details... Quick View Geranium nodosum 'Wreighburn House White' £5.00
A new white flowered form that is supposed to be taller than 'Silverwood'. Clumps of deep green foliage for shade, even quite dry. 40cm?
More details... Quick View Aquilegia rockii £4.00
Rarely cultivated species with elegant dusky purple flowers on an open plant to 50cm. Reminiscent of Aquilegia ecalcarata but larger and easier! Good soil in part shade.
More details... Quick View Panicum virgatum 'Emerald Chief' £4.00
A recent selection with an upright habit and sprays of open pinkish red flowers and good autumn foliage colour. Average to good soil in full sun. 1.2m.
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 Commelina dianthifolia £4.00
Brilliant blue flowers, like a Tradescantia, on grassy foliage to 30cm. A rarely seen clump forming tuberous plant for a well drained, warm, sunny position. Hardy in most of the UK.
More details... Quick View Iris 'Webmaster' SDB £4.50
An unusual colour combination on this strong variety - wine red flowers with lemon yellow markings in the centre of the falls and in the standards. Well drained soil in full sun. 25cm.
More details... Quick View Geranium nodosum 'Clos du Coudray' £4.50
A recent introduction from the French garden of the same name. Purple flowers with pale edges and markings. Glossy green foliage. 30cm. Shade, even quite dry.
More details... Quick View Molinia caerulea ssp. caerulea 'Moorflamme' £4.00
An attractive compact variety with rich green clumps of leaves and slightly arching stems bearing dark brownish flowers in midsummer. Excellent warm autumn/winter stem colour. 80cm.
More details... Quick View Goniolimon tataricum £4.00
Clouds of tiny pink flowers that fade to white in a mass over the rosettes of broad greyish green leaves. A relative of Sea lavender it appreciates a well drained, sunny position and should be salt tolerant if you are near the sea! 40cm.
More details... Quick View Iris 'Ma Mie' IB £5.00
A delightful old (1906) cultivar from Cayeaux in France. Elegant white flowers with a network of cornflower blue veins in late spring and early summer. Drained soil in full sun. 90cm.
More details... Quick View Nassella trichotoma 'Palomino' £4.00
Very fine hair-like green foliage that tries to be evergreen. Clouds of light sandy flowers in summer to 40cm until the stems extend and the flower trail around the plant. Full sun and well drained soil. Perennial grass from Chile.
More details... Quick View Hedera helix 'Minor Marmorata' £4.00
An attractive and unusual form of ivy with bright white new leaves that develop dark green speckles that flood the leaf as it ages. Moderate growth that can climb or cover the ground.
More details... Quick View Impatiens insignis £5.00
New to us and unflowered as yet. Interesting spotted stems! Low growing and hardy with a mulch.
More details... Quick View Lychnis viscaria ssp. atropurpurea £4.50
Much darker purple-crimson flowers on this form of the species which suits cottage garden or more modern naturalistic borders. Clumps of low foliage and slender flower stems to 60cm.
More details... Quick View Pelargonium australe pink form £4.00
TENDER A rosette forming species from Australia and New Zealand, this form with pink flowers. Keep frost free.
More details... Quick View Impatiens arguta 'Alba' £6.00
A lovely white flowered form of this hardy species with relatively large dangling flowers from midsummer. Good soil in shade. Best to apply a mulch of bark or similar when it goes dormant in late autumn. 60cm.
More details... Quick View Impatiens sp. P1961 £5.00
Collected by Michael Wickenden this is similar to I. omeiana but has delightful light pink flowers in autumn. Low patches of dusky foliage. Deciduous and hardy, for good soil that doesn't dry out in shade. 40cm?
More details... Quick View Persicaria virginiana 'Alba' £4.50
Clump forming with an upright bushy habit. Lovely mossy green leaves with a faint chevron and narrow tapers of tiny white flowers in mid-late autumn. Hardy, deciduous and best in shade. 90cm.
More details... Quick View Salvia uliginosa 'Ballon Azul' £5.00
A recent German selection of this clear blue flowered species that grows to about half normal height, so around 1m tall. Good soil in sun or light shade. Deep mulch overwinter.
More details... Quick View Salvia verticillata 'Alba' £4.00
syn. 'White Rain'. The beautiful white flowered form of this front of the border favourite produces masses of it's whorled flower stems all summer to 40cm. Cut back if needed. Drained soil in sun. Easy and hardy.
More details... Quick View Succisella inflexa 'Frosted Pearls' £4.00
A scabious relative producing clouds of silvery white button-like flowers with a hint of pink all summer to 90cm. Hard to describe adequately! Ordinary soil in some sun.
More details... Quick View Thalictrum minus var. hypoleucum £4.00
Very finely divided fresh green foliage and slender stems to 1.2m topped with airy heads of mostly whiteish green flowers where the showy pale yellow stamens are the main attraction! Hardy, ordinary soil in sun or light shade.