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Achillea 'Martina'
Achillea 'Martina': A superb variety with long lasting lemon yellow flowerheads, fading slowly to cream. Ferny green foliage. To 75cm [Collect Only]
Achillea filipendulina 'Gold Plate'
Achillea filipendulina 'Gold Plate': Statuesque achillea with huge, flat gold flower heads above upright ferny foliage. A statement plant for dry, sunny borders.
Aconitum carmichaelii 'Arendsii' (Monkshood)
Aconitum carmichaelii 'Arendsii' (Monkshood): Tall spires of hooded rich blue flowers in late summer. Attractive foliage spring to autumn. To 1.5m. Hardy. [Collect Only]
Actaea japonica 'Cheju-do' (Bugbane. Cimicifuga)
Actaea japonica 'Cheju-do' (Bugbane. Cimicifuga): A compact variety with attractive dissected dark green foliage and spikes of white flowers. Best in part shadeHardy. Up to 60cm. [Collect Only]
Actaea simplex 'Brunette'
Actaea simplex 'Brunette': Spires of scented white flowers in late summer over very attractive ferny dark foliage. A superb plant in part shade. to 1.5m [Collect Only]
Actaea simplex 'Carbonella' (Bugbane. Cimicifuga)
Actaea simplex 'Carbonella' (Bugbane. Cimicifuga): Like Actaea 'Brunette, but shorter. Sweetly scented flower spike in late summer [Collect Only]
Actaea simplex 'Chocoholic' (Bugbane. Cimicifuga)
Actaea simplex 'Chocoholic' (Bugbane. Cimicifuga): Very dark, almost feathery foliage. Sweetly scented pink flower spikes in late summer. A short variety Height to 75cm [Collect Only]
Agastache 'Black Adder' (Hyssop)
Agastache 'Black Adder' (Hyssop): Bright blue flower spikes and aromatic foliage - very attractive to bees. [Collect Only]
Agastache rugosa 'Liquorice Blue' (Korean mint)
Agastache rugosa 'Liquorice Blue' (Korean mint): Spikes of warm blue lipped flowers from late June onwards. Very attractive to bees. [Collect Only]
Anemone 'Coupe d'Argent' (Japanese Anemone 'Silver Cup')
Anemone 'Coupe d'Argent' (Japanese Anemone 'Silver Cup'): Semi-double, ruffled white flowers on tall wiry stems in late summer and autumn. Dark vine-like leaves. Good in most soils. [Collect Only]
Anemone hupensis var. japonica 'Pamina' (Japanese Anemone or Wind Flower)
Anemone hupensis var. japonica 'Pamina' (Japanese Anemone or Wind Flower): Double, deep pink flowers in late summer into autumn [Collect Only]
Anemone x hybrida 'September Charm' (Japanese Anemone or Wind Flower)
Anemone x hybrida 'September Charm' (Japanese Anemone or Wind Flower): Two-tone dark rose and shell pink flowers on tall stems in late summer.
Asclepias tuberosa (Butterfly flower)
Asclepias tuberosa (Butterfly flower): Vibrant bright orange flowers in summer and autumn, followed by fruit. Loved by butterflies. Prefers a sheltered spot. Up to 80cm.
Aster ageratoides 'Ashvi' (Aster. Full botanical name Aster trifoliatus subsp. ageratoides)
Aster ageratoides 'Ashvi' (Aster. Full botanical name Aster trifoliatus subsp. ageratoides): White flowers in a neat mound over a very long season - July to November
Aster ericoides 'Pink Cloud' (Symphyotrichum ericoides 'Pink Cloud')
Aster ericoides 'Pink Cloud' (Symphyotrichum ericoides 'Pink Cloud'): Clouds of pink daisy flowers with a yellow centre, slender leaves. Long flowering and mildew-resistant. Hardy. Up to 80cm. AGM
Aster macrophyllus 'Twilight' (Also known as Eurybia x herveyi)
Aster macrophyllus 'Twilight' (Also known as Eurybia x herveyi): Lavender-blue flowers with a yellow centre in late summer. Mildew-resistant foliage. [Collect Only]
Aster novae-angliae 'Harrington's Pink' (Michaelmas Daisy)
Aster novae-angliae 'Harrington's Pink' (Michaelmas Daisy): Fully double, almost fluffy pink flowers in late summer/early autumn. [Collect Only]
Astrantia maxima (Masterwort)
Astrantia maxima (Masterwort): Two-tone pink/green, long-lasting, starry flowers. [Collect Only]
Baptisia australis (Indigo weed)
Baptisia australis (Indigo weed): Spires of lipped indigo flowers over olive-green foliage. [Collect Only]
Crocosmia ' Emberglow'
Crocosmia ' Emberglow': Vibrant deep-red funnel shaped flowers in late summer with sword shaped green foliage. A shorted variety than 'Lucifer'. [Collect Only]
Crocosmia 'Orange Pekoe' (PBR)
Crocosmia 'Orange Pekoe' (PBR): Vibrant orange trumpet shaped flowers in late summer with sword shaped green foliage. A compact variety. Hardy. Up to 70cm. [Collect Only]
Crocosmia 'Paul's Best Yellow'
Crocosmia 'Paul's Best Yellow': Arching sprays of golden yellow flowers in late summer. A vigorous grower.
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Citronella'
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Citronella': Bright sunny yellow funnel shaped flowers in late summer with sword shaped green foliage. A compact variety. Hardy. Up to 60cm.
Echinacea 'Fatal Attraction' (Coneflower)
Echinacea 'Fatal Attraction' (Coneflower): Stunning deepest pink flowers with an open tutu like habit and a dense golden cone.
Echinacea 'Green Envy' (PBR)
Echinacea 'Green Envy' (PBR): Green flowers with a slight pink tinge to petal tips and pink cone. [Collect Only]
Echinacea 'Green Jewel' (Coneflower)
Echinacea 'Green Jewel' (Coneflower): A stunning green Echinacea with a double ruff of jade green leaves. [Collect Only]
Echinacea 'Hope' (Coneflower)
Echinacea 'Hope' (Coneflower): Pastel pink daisy-like flowers with large orange central cone. Large blooms. Attractive to bees and butterflies.
Echinacea 'Kim's Knee High' (PBR) (Coneflower)
Echinacea 'Kim's Knee High' (PBR) (Coneflower): Large pink daisy flowers in late summer.
Echinacea pallida (Purple coneflower)
Echinacea pallida (Purple coneflower): Long slender pale purple petals hang from a central cone. Very attractive to bees/butterflies
Echinacea purpurea 'Rubinstern' (Coneflower)
Echinacea purpurea 'Rubinstern' (Coneflower): Large pink flowers with a big golden central cone in late summer [Collect Only]
Eragrostis curvula (Weeping love grass)
Eragrostis curvula (Weeping love grass): Arching slender leaves and soft fluffy flowerheads in late summer [Collect Only]
Erigeron karvinskianus (Fleabane)
Erigeron karvinskianus (Fleabane): That pretty little daisy you see growing in the cracks in paving and walls in late summer....
Eryngium 'Big Blue'
Eryngium 'Big Blue': Large electric-blue thimble-shaped flowers with a spiky collar and spiky silver-green foliage. Long flowering and attractive to bees.
Eupatorium cannabinum 'Flore Pleno' (Hemp agrimony)
Eupatorium cannabinum 'Flore Pleno' (Hemp agrimony): Large domes of double, warm pink flowers on tall stems. [Collect Only]
Eupatorium fistulosum 'Bartered Bride'
Eupatorium fistulosum 'Bartered Bride': Tall, dramatic plant with large creamy white flowerheads in late summer. Good for back of borders. Attractive to bees. Hardy. Up to 2m. [Collect Only]
Eupatorium maculatum 'Gateway' (Joe Pye Weed)
Eupatorium maculatum 'Gateway' (Joe Pye Weed): Slightly smaller than the species but still a dramatic plant with domes of purplish pink flowers in late summer. Hardy. To 1.8m. [Collect Only]
Eupatorium maculatum 'Riesenschirm' (Joe Pye Weed)
Eupatorium maculatum 'Riesenschirm' (Joe Pye Weed): Even taller than the species and a dramatic plant with huge heads of purplish pink flowers in late summer. Hardy. To 2.5m. AGM. [Collect Only]
Eupatorium maculatum Atropurpureum Group (Joe Pye-weed)
Eupatorium maculatum Atropurpureum Group (Joe Pye-weed): Tall, dramatic plant with domes of purplish pink flowers in late summer [Collect Only]
Gaura lindheimeri 'Rosyjane'
Gaura lindheimeri 'Rosyjane': Airy sprays of pink flowers with a white petal centre.
Geranium wlassovianum
Geranium wlassovianum: Warm purple flowers over attractive velvety foliage. Excellent autumn foliage colour.
Hakonechloa macra (Japanese Flowing Grass)
Hakonechloa macra (Japanese Flowing Grass): Mounds of arching green leaves that just touch the ground. A wonderful shade lover grown for its elegant flowing form. [Collect Only]
Helenium 'Kanaria' (Sneezeweed)
Helenium 'Kanaria' (Sneezeweed): Masses of clear lemon yellow flowers with swept back petals and central mustardy-gold dome. [Collect Only]
Helenium 'Moerheim Beauty' (Sneezeweed)
Helenium 'Moerheim Beauty' (Sneezeweed): Brilliant coppery-red flowers with swept back petals and a central chocolate boss in late summer.
Helenium 'Rauchtopas' (Sneezeweed)
Helenium 'Rauchtopas' (Sneezeweed): Gorgeous variety with petals that are a rich gold on top and coppery-red beneath. [Collect Only]
Helenium 'Wyndley' (Sneezeweed)
Helenium 'Wyndley' (Sneezeweed): Tall stems of yellow daisy-like flowers with brown central cone. Superb late summer perennial, attractive to bees. Hardy. Up to 90cm.
Hesperantha coccinea 'Major' (Schizostylis (former name))
Hesperantha coccinea 'Major' (Schizostylis (former name)): Bright red flowers on slender stems in late summer
Inula hookeri
Inula hookeri: Bold heads of golden yellow flowers with hundreds of long petals. A good border filler. [Collect Only]
Kirengeshoma palmata (Koreana Group) (Yellow wax bells)
Kirengeshoma palmata (Koreana Group) (Yellow wax bells): Yellow waxy flowers hang over palmate foliage. A shade lover. [Collect Only]
Kniphofia 'Bees Sunset' (Red hot poker (formerly known as Shining Sceptre))
Kniphofia 'Bees Sunset' (Red hot poker (formerly known as Shining Sceptre)): Sturdy golden spikes over strappy green foliage in late summer. [Collect Only]
Kniphofia 'Green Jade' (Red hot poker)
Kniphofia 'Green Jade' (Red hot poker): Slender spikes of cool green flowers, fading to white. [Collect Only]
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Aglaia' (Shasta Daisy)
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Aglaia' (Shasta Daisy): Double, frilly white flowers in late summer and autumn. [Collect Only]
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Old Court Variety' (Shasta Daisy)
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Old Court Variety' (Shasta Daisy): Lovely old variety with feathery white petals around a bright yellow centre.
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Snowcap' (Shasta Daisy)
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Snowcap' (Shasta Daisy): Neat white flowers with yellow centre on short stemsfrom June to August. Ideal for sunny border and excellent for cutting
Liatris spicata 'Alba'
Liatris spicata 'Alba': Spikes of white flowers in mid to late summer. Very useful vertical accent. Bees adore it. [Collect Only]
Ligularia przewalskii
Ligularia przewalskii: Elegant spikes of golden yellow flowers on black stems above very deeply divided green foliage. [Collect Only]
Lobelia x speciosa 'Hadspen Purple' (PBR)
Lobelia x speciosa 'Hadspen Purple' (PBR): Dramatic spikes of purple flowers in late summer, above lance-shaped purple flushed leaves. Needs damp soil in summer. Hardy. Up to 60cm. [Collect Only]
Lobelia x speciosa 'Tania'
Lobelia x speciosa 'Tania': Dramatic spikes of brightest pink flowers in late summer. [Collect Only]
Lysimachia barystachys (White Loosestrife)
Lysimachia barystachys (White Loosestrife): Upright spikes of white flowers in late summer. Vigorous and very attractive to bees and butterflies. [Collect Only]
Molinia caerulea 'Edith Dudszus' (Purple moor grass)
Molinia caerulea 'Edith Dudszus' (Purple moor grass): Purple, almost black wnd-like flower stalks with slender purple flower heads in late summer. [Collect Only]
Molinia caerulea 'Heidebraut' (Purple moor grass)
Molinia caerulea 'Heidebraut' (Purple moor grass): Elegant flower stalks with slender purple flower heads in late summer. Makes an upright, vase shape. [Collect Only]
Molinia caerulea 'Poul Petersen' (Purple moor grass)
Molinia caerulea 'Poul Petersen' (Purple moor grass): Very handsome grass, much beloved by modern garden designers. Makes an upright, vase shape of burnished gold in autumn. [Collect Only]
Molinia caerulea 'Transparent' (Purple moor grass)
Molinia caerulea 'Transparent' (Purple moor grass): Deciduous grass with long feathery purple flower spikes. Likes moist but well-drained soil in sun or light shade. [Collect Only]
Persicaria amplexicaulis (Red bistort)
Persicaria amplexicaulis (Red bistort): Spikes of reddish pink flowers from July to November. Robust plant ideal for filling awkward corners. Easy and reliable. [Collect Only]
Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Blackfield' (PBR) (Red bistort)
Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Blackfield' (PBR) (Red bistort): New variety with fine spikes of burgundy flowers in late summer. Easy and reliable. [Collect Only]
Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Fat Domino' (Bistort 'Fat Domino')
Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Fat Domino' (Bistort 'Fat Domino'): A cracking new variety with plump, dark rose-red flower spikes which last for ages.
Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Golden Arrow'
Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Golden Arrow': Striking golden-green arrow-shaped foliage with spikes of reddish pink flowers. Will brighten up dark corners. Hardy. Up to 1m.
Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Rosea'
Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Rosea': Spikes of pale pink flowers in late summer. Large oval pointed leaves. Grows in most situations as long as not too dry. Hardy. Up to 1.2m. [Collect Only]
Persicaria microcephala Red Dragon' (PBR)
Persicaria microcephala Red Dragon' (PBR): Stunning foliage with upright stems of lance-shaped purple-green leaves, with delicate chevron markings in white. Best leaf colour in full sun. Hardy. Up to 90cm. [Collect Only]
Physostegia virginiana (Obedient plant)
Physostegia virginiana (Obedient plant): Spires of light pinkish purple flowers on slowly spiralling stems. [Collect Only]
Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm' (Black-eyed Susan (not the annual climber))
Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm' (Black-eyed Susan (not the annual climber)): Large gold flowers with a chocolate eye produced in profusion from late summer well into autumn. [Collect Only]
Rudbeckia fulgida var. deamii (Black-eyed Susan (not the annual climber))
Rudbeckia fulgida var. deamii (Black-eyed Susan (not the annual climber)): Classic garden perennial flowering in mid-late summer with bright gold daisy flowers with black centres.
Rudbeckia subtomentosa 'Little Henry' (PBR) (Sweet black-eyed susan)
Rudbeckia subtomentosa 'Little Henry' (PBR) (Sweet black-eyed susan): Yellow quilled flowers with chocolate brown centres in late summer. Compact variety with a delightful vanilla scent. Hardy. Up to 90cm.
Salvia 'Hot Lips'
Salvia 'Hot Lips': Bicolour flowers in white and lipstick red and delicious scented foliage. Half-hardy, copes with -5C in a sheltered spot. To 1m. AGM [Collect Only]
Salvia greggii 'Emperor'
Salvia greggii 'Emperor': Masses of maroon-purple flowers and delicious scented foliage. Half-hardy, copes with -3 to -5C in a sheltered spot. To 60cm.
Sanguisorba 'Blackthorn' (Burnet 'Blackthorn')
Sanguisorba 'Blackthorn' (Burnet 'Blackthorn'): Upright spikes of soft pink flowers in late summer and autumn [Collect Only]
Sanguisorba 'Cangshan Cranberry'
Sanguisorba 'Cangshan Cranberry': Very tall reddish stems of burgundy-red bobbly flowers in late summer over blue-green leaves. Prefers moist soil. Hardy. Up to 2m. [Collect Only]
Sanguisorba 'Pink Tanna'
Sanguisorba 'Pink Tanna': Fluffy Pink flower bobbles mid-late summer over attractive fern-like foliage. Good in damp soil, sun or shade. Hardy. Up to 1m. [Collect Only]
Sanguisorba 'Tanna' (Burnet 'Tanna')
Sanguisorba 'Tanna' (Burnet 'Tanna'): Spikes of burgundy-red bobbly flowers appear in late summer over crinkled blue-green leaves. [Collect Only]
Sanguisorba hakusanensis 'Pink Brushes'
Sanguisorba hakusanensis 'Pink Brushes': Tactile, long pinky/purplish tassels in late summer. Thought to be more drought tolerant than other forms. Hardy. Up to 1.4m [Collect Only]
Sanguisorba hakusinensis 'Lilac Squirrel' (Burnet 'Lilac Squirrel')
Sanguisorba hakusinensis 'Lilac Squirrel' (Burnet 'Lilac Squirrel'): Wondrously tactile, long pinky/purplish tassels in late summer. [Collect Only]
Sanguisorba menziesii (Burnet)
Sanguisorba menziesii (Burnet): Long maroon spikes in late summer over clumps of frondy, grey green foliage [Collect Only]
Sanguisorba obtusa (Burnet)
Sanguisorba obtusa (Burnet): Arching fluffy pink flower spikes in mid to late summer over crinkled grey green foliage. [Collect Only]
Sanguisorba officinalis 'Shiro-fukurin' (Burnet 'Shiro-fukurin')
Sanguisorba officinalis 'Shiro-fukurin' (Burnet 'Shiro-fukurin'): Nicely variegated green and white leaves, maroon bobble flowers in late summer.
Sedum 'Indian Chief'
Sedum 'Indian Chief': Large pink-red flower heads held above succulent grey-green foliage. Loved by bees and butterflies. Prefers a sunny spot. Hardy. Up to 60cm. [Collect Only]
Sedum 'Matrona' (Ice plant 'Matrona')
Sedum 'Matrona' (Ice plant 'Matrona'): Sturdy pinkish stems topped with flat warm pink flowers [Collect Only]
Sedum 'Red Cauli' (Ice Plant 'Red Cauli')
Sedum 'Red Cauli' (Ice Plant 'Red Cauli'): Tight domes of bright pinkish red flowers on short, red tinted stems. [Collect Only]
Sedum 'Ruby Glow'
Sedum 'Ruby Glow': Low-growing perennial with dark stems and foliage followed by ruby-red star-shaped flowers in late summer. Good ground cover in dry soil. [Collect Only]
Sedum telephium 'Jennifer' (Stonecrop 'Jennifer')
Sedum telephium 'Jennifer' (Stonecrop 'Jennifer'): Pleasing two-tone cream/pink flowers over reddish foliage [Collect Only]
Sedum telephium 'Purple Emperor' (Stonecrop 'Purple Emperor')
Sedum telephium 'Purple Emperor' (Stonecrop 'Purple Emperor'): A fine sedum with purple, almost metallic fleshy leaves and flattish heads of purple-red flowers in late summer. [Collect Only]
Strobilanthes attenuata
Strobilanthes attenuata: Deep blue curved flowers in late summer over soft slightly furry leaves
Thalictrum 'Splendide White' (White Meadow Rue)
Thalictrum 'Splendide White' (White Meadow Rue): Pure white flowers open from spherical buds. Spectacular in dappled shade
Tricyrtis 'White Towers' (Toadlily)
Tricyrtis 'White Towers' (Toadlily): Upright stems and star-shaped white flowers above fresh green foliage. Shade-lover. Prefers a moist soil. Hardy. Up to 60cm.
Tricyrtis formosana 'Dark Beauty' (Toadlily)
Tricyrtis formosana 'Dark Beauty' (Toadlily): Upright flower stems of star-shaped white flowers heavily spotted with blue/purple above dark-spotted lance-shaped leaves. Sheltered position. [Collect Only]
Tricyrtis formosana 'Seiryu' (Toadlily)
Tricyrtis formosana 'Seiryu' (Toadlily): Upright stems of blue star-like flowers, often speckled with lilac and a paler centre. Above dark green spotted foliage. Hardy. Up to 60cm. [Collect Only]
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Lavendelturm' (Culver's Root)
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Lavendelturm' (Culver's Root): Long, narrow spires of tiny, pale lavender-blue flowers above whorls of narrow, dark green, serrated leaves. Tall to up to 2m. [Collect Only]