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Achillea 'Forncett Fletton'
Achillea 'Forncett Fletton': Flat heads of warm, brick red flowers with gold centres above ferny foliage. Great in sunny borders in light soil. To 75cm [Collect Only]
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 'Moonshine'
Achillea 'Moonshine': Very popular variety with large bright yellow/gold flowerheads above silvery green ferny foliage. Height to 80cm
Achillea 'Paprika'
Achillea 'Paprika': As its name suggests, rich, dark orange flowerheads above ferny green foliage. Great in full sun and light soils. Height to 75cm [Collect Only]
Achillea 'Summerwine'
Achillea 'Summerwine': Bright, beaujolais wine red flat flowerheads over ferny foliage. Perfect for pollinators
Achillea 'Terracotta'
Achillea 'Terracotta': A lovely, multi-hued variety opening warm orange and fading slowly to a rich cream. Full sun and light soil. To 80cm
Achillea 'Walther Funcke'
Achillea 'Walther Funcke': Rich red flat flowerheads with gold centres over ferny green foliage. Great in light soils and sunny spots. [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]
Amsonia tabernaemontana (Blue dogbane)
Amsonia tabernaemontana (Blue dogbane): Starry blue flowers on strong stems with willowy green leaves. Hardy. Up to 90cm. [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.
Aquilegia alpina (Granny's bonnet. Columbine)
Aquilegia alpina (Granny's bonnet. Columbine): Lovely delicate bonnet shaped blue flowers in the spring, held on upright stems above blue-green ferny foliage. Hardy. Up to 80cm.
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 novae-belgii 'Winston Churchill' (Also known as Symphyotrichum novi-belgii 'Winston Churchill')
Aster novae-belgii 'Winston Churchill' (Also known as Symphyotrichum novi-belgii 'Winston Churchill'): Taller-flowering Aster with dark-pink semi-double flowers and yellow centre in the autumn. Bee-friendly. Hardy. Up to 80cm [Collect Only]
Aster x frikartii 'Wunder von Stafa'
Aster x frikartii 'Wunder von Stafa': Long-flowering Aster with light violet-blue flowers in autumn and dark foliage. Mildew-resistant. Bee-friendly. Hardy. Up to 70cm. AGM.
Astilbe 'Amethyst'
Astilbe 'Amethyst': Large, upright panicles of lilac-purple flowers in summer over green ferny foliage. Excellent for damp or shady spots. Hardy. Up to 80cm. [Collect Only]
Astilbe 'Ellie'
Astilbe 'Ellie': Large, upright panicles of white flowers in mid-summer over dark green ferny foliage. Excellent for damp or shady spots. [Collect Only]
Astrantia major 'Star of Fire' (Masterwort)
Astrantia major 'Star of Fire' (Masterwort): One of the best new red Astrantias I've seen. Deep red bracts tipped with black. [Collect Only]
Camassia leitchlinii 'Semiplena' (Camas)
Camassia leitchlinii 'Semiplena' (Camas): Tall spikes of large creamy white double flowers in late spring. [Collect Only]
Campanula 'Iridescent Bells' (Bellflower 'Iridescent Bells')
Campanula 'Iridescent Bells' (Bellflower 'Iridescent Bells'): Purple buds open to silvery-lilac bells in summer.
Cenolophium denudatum (Seseli libanotis, Baltic parsley)
Cenolophium denudatum (Seseli libanotis, Baltic parsley): Flat umbels of pretty white flowers in summer. Fine, filigree foliage [Collect Only]
Cirsium 'Mount Etna' (Brook thistle)
Cirsium 'Mount Etna' (Brook thistle): White thistle flowers topped with soft pink held above typical thistley foliage.Very attractive to bees. Up to 80cm.
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]
Echinacea 'Hope' (Coneflower)
Echinacea 'Hope' (Coneflower): Pastel pink daisy-like flowers with large orange central cone. Large blooms. Attractive to bees and butterflies.
Echinacea purpurea 'Rubinstern' (Coneflower)
Echinacea purpurea 'Rubinstern' (Coneflower): Large pink flowers with a big golden central cone in late summer [Collect Only]
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.
Eryngium bourgatii 'Picos Blue' PBR (Sea Holly)
Eryngium bourgatii 'Picos Blue' PBR (Sea Holly): Stunning steely blue flowers on blue stems. Spiny glaucous foliage.
Eryngium x zabelii 'Jos Eijking' (Sea Holly)
Eryngium x zabelii 'Jos Eijking' (Sea Holly): Large steely blue bracts surround a dome of tiny blue flowers in summer.
Euphorbia characias 'Black Pearl' (Spurge)
Euphorbia characias 'Black Pearl' (Spurge): Bold stems carrying green flowers with a distinctive black 'eye' in early summer. [Collect Only]
Euphorbia griffithii 'Fireglow' (Spurge)
Euphorbia griffithii 'Fireglow' (Spurge): Bright orange/red flower bracts in early summer. Vibrant red late summer foliage. [Collect Only]
Euphorbia palustris (Marsh spurge)
Euphorbia palustris (Marsh spurge): Bright acid green bracts in spring. [Collect Only]
Filipendula 'Red Umbrellas' (Meadowsweet)
Filipendula 'Red Umbrellas' (Meadowsweet): Green leaves, deeply veined with crimson, with clouds of fluffy pink flowers. Compact variety. Prefers a moist soil. Hardy. Up to 70cm.
Gaura lindheimeri 'Rosyjane'
Gaura lindheimeri 'Rosyjane': Airy sprays of pink flowers with a white petal centre.
Geranium 'Blue Cloud' (Cranesbill)
Geranium 'Blue Cloud' (Cranesbill): Tall cultivar with pale blue flowers & dark purple veining above deeply divided green leaves. Long-flowering. Hardy. Up to 90cm. AGM.
Geranium phaeum 'Lily Lovell' (Dusky cranesbill)
Geranium phaeum 'Lily Lovell' (Dusky cranesbill): Large, rich purple flowers with white centre. Petals swept back
Geranium sylvaticum 'Album' (Wood cranesbill)
Geranium sylvaticum 'Album' (Wood cranesbill): Upright stems of white saucer-shaped flowers above deeply divided leaves. Prefers moist shadier spots. Hardy. Up to 70cm. AGM.
Geranium sylvaticum 'Mayflower' (Wood cranesbill)
Geranium sylvaticum 'Mayflower' (Wood cranesbill): Tall variety of geranium with erect stems of violet-purple flowers with a white centre, above deeply divided leaves. Hardy. Up to 75cm. AGM
Geranium x magnificum (Purple cranesbill)
Geranium x magnificum (Purple cranesbill): Covered in a mass of rich, violet-blue flowers in early summer. Large, slightly felty leaves. Vigorous but a short flowering season. Up to 70cm.
Geum 'Mrs Bradshaw' (Avens 'Mrs Bradshaw')
Geum 'Mrs Bradshaw' (Avens 'Mrs Bradshaw'): Large double crimson-orange flowers in early-summer - a very eye-catching plant
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.
Hemerocallis 'Sammy Russell' (Day lily 'Sammy Russell')
Hemerocallis 'Sammy Russell' (Day lily 'Sammy Russell'): Rich, bronzey-red flowers in mid-summer over strappy foliage.
Iris 'Langport Wren'
Iris 'Langport Wren': Sword-shaped glaucous green leaves and stems of up to 4 flowers, with rich reddish-purple and deep maroon almost brown flowers. [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 Lemon' (Red hot poker)
Kniphofia 'Bees Lemon' (Red hot poker): Short lemony green flower spikes over slender foliage
Lamprocapnos spectabilis 'Alba' (formerly Dicentra) (Bleeding Heart, Dicentra)
Lamprocapnos spectabilis 'Alba' (formerly Dicentra) (Bleeding Heart, Dicentra): Pure white form of the familiar Bleeding Heart. [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.
Liatris spicata 'Alba'
Liatris spicata 'Alba': Spikes of white flowers in mid to late summer. Very useful vertical accent. Bees adore it. [Collect Only]
Liatris spicata 'Kobold' (Gayfeather)
Liatris spicata 'Kobold' (Gayfeather): Plump spikes of purple flowers in mid to late summer [Collect Only]
Lobelia cardinalis 'Russian Princess' (Cardinal flower)
Lobelia cardinalis 'Russian Princess' (Cardinal flower): Upright spikes of red leaves, topped with fuchsia pink flowers. [Collect Only]
Lupin 'My Castle' (Lupin 'My Castle')
Lupin 'My Castle' (Lupin 'My Castle'): Tightly packed spires of brilliant red flowers in midsummer. [Collect Only]
Monarda 'Jacob Cline' (PBR) (Bergamot)
Monarda 'Jacob Cline' (PBR) (Bergamot): Whorls of the brightest imaginable red flowers over bright green aromatic foliage [Collect Only]
Paeonia 'Buckeye Belle'
Paeonia 'Buckeye Belle': Blowsy, glossy, deep red, semi-double large flowers with golden stamens. Attractive green foliage. A real stand-out plant. [Collect Only]
Paeonia lactiflora 'Bowl of Beauty' (Peony 'Bowl of Beauty')
Paeonia lactiflora 'Bowl of Beauty' (Peony 'Bowl of Beauty'): Huge sugar-pink petal bowls filled with ripples of yellow ribbony bits. Swoon-worthy.
Paeonia lactiflora 'Duchesse de Nemours'
Paeonia lactiflora 'Duchesse de Nemours': Huge, pure white, fully double flowers with a delicious fragrance. Dark green foliage. Hardy. Up to 80cm. AGM.
Papaver orientale 'Patty's Plum' (Oriental poppy 'Patty's Plum')
Papaver orientale 'Patty's Plum' (Oriental poppy 'Patty's Plum'): Huge sultry, antique bronzey purple flowers held above green hairy leaves [Collect Only]
Papaver orientale 'Queen Alexandra' (Oriental poppy)
Papaver orientale 'Queen Alexandra' (Oriental poppy): Large, papery, pale pink flowers with black blotch at the base of each petal over bright green hairy foliage. Height to 80cm. Hardy [Collect Only]
Penstemon 'Apple Blossom'
Penstemon 'Apple Blossom': Pale pink tubular flowers with a white throat over semi-evergreen, narrow foliage. Frost hardy. To 70cm. AGM.
Penstemon 'Garnet' (Andenken an Friedrich Hahn')
Penstemon 'Garnet' (Andenken an Friedrich Hahn'): Wine-red tubular flowers with white throat markings and narrow leaves. Semi-evergreen in milder areas. Protect from hard frosts.
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 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]
Phlox paniculata 'Eventide'
Phlox paniculata 'Eventide': Mauve-purple, scented flowers on erect stems and green lance-shaped leaves. A good vigorous selection. Hardy. Up to 90cm. AGM [Collect Only]
Polygonatum x hybridum (Solomon's seal (Syn. Polygonatum multiflorum))
Polygonatum x hybridum (Solomon's seal (Syn. Polygonatum multiflorum)): Arching sprays of paired white bells, tinged with green in spring. [Collect Only]
Rodgersia 'Irish Bronze' (Roger's Flower 'Irish Bronze')
Rodgersia 'Irish Bronze' (Roger's Flower 'Irish Bronze'): Bronze tinted leaves, shaped much like a horse-chestnut's. Sprays of fluffy white flowers in mid-summer. [Collect Only]
Rodgersia pinnata 'Chocolate Wing'
Rodgersia pinnata 'Chocolate Wing': Fluffy panicles of pale pink flowers in mid-summer. Large, deeply divided leaves open bronze, in spring, retaining chocolate hue 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 nemorosa 'Amethyst' (Balkan Clary)
Salvia nemorosa 'Amethyst' (Balkan Clary): Slender spires of long-lasting warm purple spikes from mid to late summer. [Collect Only]
Salvia nemorosa 'Serenade'
Salvia nemorosa 'Serenade': Dark stemmed flower spikes with lighter purple flowers above sage-like grey-green leaves. Prefers a sunny spot. Hardy. Up to 70cm. [Collect Only]
Salvia x sylvestris 'Mainacht' (Perennial sage 'May Night')
Salvia x sylvestris 'Mainacht' (Perennial sage 'May Night'): Spikes of warm purplish blue flowers in mid-summer [Collect Only]
Scabiosa caucasica 'Miss Willmott'
Scabiosa caucasica 'Miss Willmott': Large ice-white flowers over lance-shaped grey-green foliage [Collect Only]
Sidalcea 'Elsie Heugh' (Prairie mallow)
Sidalcea 'Elsie Heugh' (Prairie mallow): Spikes of large clear pink flowers above rounded bright green leaves [Collect Only]
Sidalcea 'Loveliness' (Prairie mallow)
Sidalcea 'Loveliness' (Prairie mallow): Pale pink flowers on upright spikes in mid-summer. Round, glossy, semi-evergreen leaves. To 75cm. Hardy. [Collect Only]
Sidalcea 'Mrs Borrodaile' (Prairie mallow)
Sidalcea 'Mrs Borrodaile' (Prairie mallow): Large rose flowers held on stiff upright stems above rounded green foliage.
Sidalcea 'Sussex Beauty' (Prairie mallow)
Sidalcea 'Sussex Beauty' (Prairie mallow): Large candy pink flowers held on stiff upright stems above rounded green foliage.
Sidalcea 'William Smith' (Prairie mallow)
Sidalcea 'William Smith' (Prairie mallow): Rich rose pink flowers on upright spikes in mid-summer. Round, glossy, semi-evergreen leaves. Hardy. Up to 90cm. [Collect Only]
Stokesia laevis 'Mary Gregory' (Stoke's aster)
Stokesia laevis 'Mary Gregory' (Stoke's aster): Large fluffy lemon yellow flowers in mid summer above slender green leaves. [Collect Only]
Stokesia laevis 'Silver Moon' (Stoke's aster)
Stokesia laevis 'Silver Moon' (Stoke's aster): Large fluffy silvery-white flowers in mid summer above slender green leaves.
Thermopsis rhombifolia var. montana
Thermopsis rhombifolia var. montana: Lupin-like with sunny yellow pea-like flowers and bright green foliage. Flowers followed by velvety-brown seed pods. Hardy. Up to 90cm.
Tragopogon porrifolius (Salsify, 'Jack-go-to-bed-at-noon')
Tragopogon porrifolius (Salsify, 'Jack-go-to-bed-at-noon'): Large, open blue/purple flowers, which close in the afternoon. [Collect Only]
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]