Quick View Geranium macrorrhizum 'Ingwersen's Variety' £3.50
Useful, usually evergreen, groundcover with light rose-pink flowers from April. Will even work in dry shade with good soil preparation.
More details... Quick View Geranium macrorrhizum 'Mytikas' £3.50
A recent introduction with very compact growth and masses of small deep pink flowers in late spring. Not really a groundcover but a spreading patch to 15cm high.
More details... Quick View Geranium macrorrhizum 'White-Ness' £4.00
AGM Pure white flowers without the usual pink calyx. Introduced from Mount Olympus by Liverpool Botanic Garden. Shame Vits didn't have this for her "pale garden"! Deciduous.
More details... Quick View Geranium sanguineum 'Album' £3.50
Taller plant than typical for the species with large white flowers. Elegant. 30cm. Finely divided foliage and open saucer shaped flowers on this British native. Very tolerant and thrives in dry sunny positions. Main flowering from May-July, repeating August-October.
More details... Quick View Geranium sanguineum 'Little Bead' £3.50
AGM syn. Geranium sanguineum 'Nanum'.
Very low growing form for well drained soil in full sun. Slow. 10cm. More details... Quick View Hedera pastuchovii 'Ann Ala' £4.00
AGM Collected by Roy Lancaster in the Caspian Forest in Iran and named for his guide. Lanceolate green leaves with pale veins, trailing or climbing.
More details... Quick View Iris 'Berlin Tiger' £5.00
Probably a hybrid of I. pseudacorus this makes dense clumps of foliage to 80cm. Masses of pale yellow flowers with fine brown netting in early summer.
More details... Quick View Kniphofia 'Incandesce' £5.50
AGM Splendid flaming spikes of bright coral-orange buds that don't fade as they open until they are going over giving a small cream section at the base of the head. Sun, drained soil. 1m.
More details... Quick View Kniphofia 'Moonstone' £5.50 More details... Quick View Kniphofia 'Rich Echoes' £5.50
AGM Warm bronzed orange buds open to clear yellow flowers on distinctive dark stems. A stand out plant in the Wisley Trial. Neat clumps flowering July-September, 75cm. Drained soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed' £5.00
An excellent variety from the former Four Seasons nursery. Bronzey-orange-pink buds open to near white flowers to 90cm in late summer and autumn. Drained, even dry, soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Lathyrus vernus £4.00
The super, spring flowering hardy perennial pea relative. Low clumps of deep green foliage and branching stems of bright purple-blue flowers March to May. Some may be near white. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Lathyrus vernus 'Alboroseus' £3.50
The pale pink and white flowered form of this spring flowering hardy perennial pea relative. Low clumps of deep green foliage and branching stems of flowers March to May. Ordinary soil in sun. 30cm.
More details... Quick View Miscanthus sinensis 'Kleine Fontane' £6.50
Medium green foliage and large pink/silver flowers to 1.5m. Average to good soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Miscanthus sinensis 'Kleine Silberspinne' £7.00
An excellent narrow leafed variety which will produce a tight clump of upright stems topped with golden pink flowers in late summer and autumn. Good winter effect. 1.4m. Average soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Miscanthus sinensis 'Strictus' £8.00
Wide green foliage with horizontal yellow bands. To 1.8m.
More details... Quick View Miscanthus sinensis 'Undine' £6.00
A fine older variety from Ernst Pagels. Upright columns of narrow foliage topped with masses of purplish-pink flowers that fade to bright silver seedheads. 1.8m Decent soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Origanum 'Rosenkuppel' £3.50
Purple flushed new growth and dainty heads of bright rose-pink flowers in summer make this a great rockery or front of border plant. Drained soil in full sun. 20cm.
More details... Quick View Osteospermum 'Weetwood' £4.50
AGM Pure white daisies over greyish foliage making a low, rather sprawling plant for the front of the border. Hardy in a warm sunny spot with good drainage. 30cm high, 60cm spread.
More details... Quick View Pelargonium 'Ashby' £3.50
TENDER Scented. AGM Chunky foliage and enormous bright pink flowers with darker, near black, feathered markings from early spring through summer. Impressive! 40cm.
More details... Quick View Pelargonium 'Attar of Roses' £3.50
TENDER AGM SCENTED One of the best known scented types with deeply divided leaves and heads of smallish pink flowers. The main reason for growing is the scent and flavour of the foliage. 40cm.
More details... Quick View Pennisetum villosum £8.50
Low clumps of greyish foliage and masses of over-the-top creamy caterpillar-like flowers from midsummer till the frosts. Well drained soil in sun. 45cm.
More details... Quick View Penstemon 'Stapleford Gem' £4.50
AGM An excellent hardy form with spires of medium sized flowers in a blend of blue, purple and white. Deadhead stems as they finish and cut back hard in spring. 60cm. Drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Persicaria alpina £4.50
Syn, P polymorpha. A giant clump forming perennial with fluffy spikes of white flowers almost all summer, pinkish red seedheads later. Lush green leaves too. Ordinary soil in sun. 2.4m.
More details... Quick View Petrorhagia saxifraga £4.00
A mat forming perennial of almost leafless stems producing masses of palest pink, near white, starry flowers from spring til autumn. Drained soil in sun or part shade. 30cm.