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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
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]
Aconitum carmichaelii 'Cloudy' (PBR)
Aconitum carmichaelii 'Cloudy' (PBR): Tall spires of hooded white flowers with smudges of pale purple in late summer. Attractive foliage spring to autumn. To 1.5m. Hardy. [Collect Only]
Actaea 'Queen of Sheba' (PBR) (Bugbane. Cimicifuga)
Actaea 'Queen of Sheba' (PBR) (Bugbane. Cimicifuga): An excellent variety with attractive dark almost black foliage and tall stems of white flowers which hang downwards.Hardy. Up to 1.5m. [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]
Actaea simplex 'Pink Spike'
Actaea simplex 'Pink Spike': Spires of scented pale pink flowers from pink buds in late summer. Reddish-brown foliage. [Collect Only]
Agastache 'Black Adder' (Hyssop)
Agastache 'Black Adder' (Hyssop): Bright blue flower spikes and aromatic foliage - very attractive to bees.
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 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.
Astrantia maxima (Masterwort)
Astrantia maxima (Masterwort): Two-tone pink/green, long-lasting, starry flowers.
Baptisia australis (Indigo weed)
Baptisia australis (Indigo weed): Spires of lipped indigo flowers over olive-green foliage. [Collect Only]
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides (Plumbago, Hardy plumbago, dwarf plumbago)
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides (Plumbago, Hardy plumbago, dwarf plumbago): Brilliant blue flowers in later summer over foliage which turns redder as winter approaches.
Cichorium intybus f. album (Chicory- white form)
Cichorium intybus f. album (Chicory- white form): White flowered form of wild chicory. Tall stems, flat white flowers in late summer. [Collect Only]
Cichorium intybus f. roseum (Chicory- pink form)
Cichorium intybus f. roseum (Chicory- pink form): Pink flowered form of wild chicory. Tall stems, flat pink flowers in late summer. [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. [Collect Only]
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.
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Solfatare'
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Solfatare': Sprays of burnt orange flowers over strappy bronze foliage in late summer.
Echinacea 'Green Envy' (PBR)
Echinacea 'Green Envy' (PBR): Green flowers with a slight pink tinge to petal tips and pink cone.
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 purpurea (Coneflower)
Echinacea purpurea (Coneflower): Large rosy-purple daisy-like flowers with a large brown central cone. Very attractive to bees and butterflies. Long flowering season
Echinacea purpurea 'Fragrant Angel' (PBR) (Coneflower)
Echinacea purpurea 'Fragrant Angel' (PBR) (Coneflower): Large, palest pink (almost but not quite white) flowers with pointed petals. Fragrant and very attractive to butterflies [Collect Only]
Echinacea purpurea 'Green Twister' (Coneflower)
Echinacea purpurea 'Green Twister' (Coneflower): A new variety with a unusual mix of purple and lime green flowers with upturned petals and a central dark cone. Hardy. Up to 60cm.
Echinacea purpurea 'Rubinstern' (Coneflower)
Echinacea purpurea 'Rubinstern' (Coneflower): Large pink flowers with a big golden central cone in late summer
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 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.
Helenium 'Kanaria' (Sneezeweed)
Helenium 'Kanaria' (Sneezeweed): Masses of clear lemon yellow flowers with swept back petals and central mustardy-gold dome. [Collect Only]
Helenium 'Loysder Wieck'
Helenium 'Loysder Wieck': Unusual variety with distinct quilled petals in multiple shades of dark red, orange and browns. Central dark brown cone. Hardy. Up to 90cm
Helenium 'Mardi Gras' (Sneezeweed)
Helenium 'Mardi Gras' (Sneezeweed): Bright orange petals, splashed with yellow and brown central cone in late summer. Long flowering if cut back flowered stems.
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 'Sahins Early Flowerer' (Sneezeweed)
Helenium 'Sahins Early Flowerer' (Sneezeweed): Orange and gold streaked flowers with swept back petals and central bronze boss in late summer.
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.
Helenium autumnale 'Ranchera' PBR
Helenium autumnale 'Ranchera' PBR: More compact form with deep red daisy-like flowers with brown central cone. Superb late summer perennial. Hardy. Up to 60cm.
Helianthus 'Lemon Queen' (Perennial sunflower)
Helianthus 'Lemon Queen' (Perennial sunflower): Strong and tall perennial sunflower with pale yellow flowers. Good for cut-flowers. Late summer colour. Hardy. Up to 2m.
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.
Kalimeris yomena 'Shogun' (Japanese Aster)
Kalimeris yomena 'Shogun' (Japanese Aster): Lavender, daisy flowers above attractive variegated leaves. Flowering late summer. Prefers full sun/moist soil. Hardy. Up to 60cm.
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 'Timothy' (Red hot poker)
Kniphofia 'Timothy' (Red hot poker): Tall spikes of creamy orange flowers on bronze stems in mid-late summer. Superb in sunny, dry borders.
Lathyrus latifolius (Everlasting pea, perennial pea)
Lathyrus latifolius (Everlasting pea, perennial pea): Pink pea-like flowers on tall stems in late summer. Almost a climber, but not quite.
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Aglaia' (Shasta Daisy)
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Aglaia' (Shasta Daisy): Double, frilly white flowers in late summer and autumn.
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 'The Rocket'
Ligularia 'The Rocket': Dramatic spikes of yellow flowers on black stems over very large green toothed leaves [Collect Only]
Ligularia dentata 'Desdemona'
Ligularia dentata 'Desdemona': Large orange daisy-like flowers over rounded greeny-bronze foliage with purple undersides.
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.
Lobelia x speciosa 'Tania'
Lobelia x speciosa 'Tania': Dramatic spikes of brightest pink flowers in late summer.
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 '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]
Panicum virgatum 'Squaw' (Switch grass)
Panicum virgatum 'Squaw' (Switch grass): Deciduous grass with strappy green leaves which turn a purple red in autumn, with airy panicles of flowers flushed pink. Hardy. Up to 1m.
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
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 'Little Angel' (Burnet 'Little Angel')
Sanguisorba 'Little Angel' (Burnet 'Little Angel'): Brand new variety. Compact plant with maroon button flowers and variegated foliage
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
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 'Red Thunder'
Sanguisorba officinalis 'Red Thunder': Stems of dark-red bobble-like flowers above attractive divided foliage. Up to 1.2m.
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.
Saxifraga stolonifera ' Kinki Purple'
Saxifraga stolonifera ' Kinki Purple': Rounded, hairy leaves with green above and red below. Wiry stems topped with white flowers in early autumn. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
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
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.
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 'Vera Jameson' (Stonecrop 'Vera Jameson)
Sedum 'Vera Jameson' (Stonecrop 'Vera Jameson): Creeping stems of powdery red leaves topped with reddish pink flowers in late summer
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.
Thalictrum 'Splendide White' (White Meadow Rue)
Thalictrum 'Splendide White' (White Meadow Rue): Pure white flowers open from spherical buds. Spectacular in dappled shade
Thalictrum 'Splendide'
Thalictrum 'Splendide': Superb Thalictrum with clouds of purple flowers open for a very long time in late summer
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.