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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
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
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 [Collect Only]
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]
Achillea millefolium 'Cerise Queen' (Yarrow)
Achillea millefolium 'Cerise Queen' (Yarrow): Flat umbels of tightly clustered deep pink flowers in summer and autumn. Height 60cm
Achillea millefolium 'Red Velvet'
Achillea millefolium 'Red Velvet': Superb ruby red flowers over ferny green foliage. Doesn't fade with age. In flower late June to Sept. Height to 80cm. [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]
Aquilegia 'Crimson Star' (Granny's bonnet. Columbine)
Aquilegia 'Crimson Star' (Granny's bonnet. Columbine): Two-toned flowers with red sepals, long spurs and white inner petals, held on tall stems above attractive ferny foliage. Hardy. Up to 90cm.
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. [Collect Only]
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 [Collect Only]
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 [Collect Only]
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]
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 'Delft Lace '
Astilbe 'Delft Lace ': Upright plumes of pink flowers on deep red stems in mid-summer. Lacy blue-green foliage. Excellent for damp or shady spots. [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 'Gill Richardson'
Astrantia major 'Gill Richardson': Superb variety with cherry red flowers held above strong green foliage. Repeat flowers readily if dead-headed.
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. Prefers a moisture retentive soil. Height to 80cm. Hardy [Collect Only]
Campanula glomerata 'Superba' (Clustered Bellflower)
Campanula glomerata 'Superba' (Clustered Bellflower): Upright stems topped with clusters of bell-shaped blue flowers held above a carpet of soft green leaves. Loved by bees. Hardy. Up to 60cm. AGM.
Campanula persicifolia var. alba (Peach-leaved bellflower)
Campanula persicifolia var. alba (Peach-leaved bellflower): Pure white large rounded cups on upright stems [Collect Only]
Cenolophium denudatum (Seseli libanotis, Baltic parsley)
Cenolophium denudatum (Seseli libanotis, Baltic parsley): Flat umbels of pretty white flowers in summer. Fine, filigree foliage
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]
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Solfatare'
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Solfatare': Sprays of burnt orange flowers over strappy bronze foliage in late summer.
Deschampsia cespitosa 'Goldtau'
Deschampsia cespitosa 'Goldtau': Early flowering grass, in flower by mid-July. Airy flower plumes which shimmer if catch the light. Shorter than many varieties.
Digitalis x mertonensis (Strawberry foxglove)
Digitalis x mertonensis (Strawberry foxglove): Large, dusky pink flowers on sturdy spikes in mid-summer.
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. [Collect Only]
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. [Collect Only]
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 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. [Collect Only]
Gaura lindheimeri 'Rosyjane'
Gaura lindheimeri 'Rosyjane': Airy sprays of pink flowers with a white petal centre. [Collect Only]
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. [Collect Only]
Geranium pratense 'Cloud Nine' (Meadow cranesbill 'Cloud Nine')
Geranium pratense 'Cloud Nine' (Meadow cranesbill 'Cloud Nine'): An attractive double form of the familiar meadow cranesbill with lovely soft blue flowers. Strong growing. Hardy. Up to 90cm.
Geranium pratense var. pratense f. albiflorum 'Laura' (PBR)
Geranium pratense var. pratense f. albiflorum 'Laura' (PBR): An attractive double form of the familiar meadow cranesbill with lovely pure white flowers. Strong growing. Hardy. Up to 70cm. [Collect Only]
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. [Collect Only]
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
Gillenia trifoliata AGM (Bowman's root)
Gillenia trifoliata AGM (Bowman's root): Lovely plant with starry white flowers held high over elegant foliage. Great in light shade. Hardy. [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 [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.
Hemerocallis 'Night Embers' (Day Lily 'Night Embers')
Hemerocallis 'Night Embers' (Day Lily 'Night Embers'): Large double red flowers with ruffled petals and a white edging, grass-like, strappy green foliage. Hardy. Up to 75cm. [Collect Only]
Hosta 'Empress Wu' (PBR) (Plantain lily)
Hosta 'Empress Wu' (PBR) (Plantain lily): One of the largest leaved Hostas in cultivation - possibly the largest. Leaves up to 18" across when established. [Collect Only]
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]
Iris sibirica 'Perry's Blue' (Siberian Iris)
Iris sibirica 'Perry's Blue' (Siberian Iris): Lovely pale-blue flowers with white markings over strappy green foliage. Prefers moist soil. Makes a bold clump. Hardy. Up to 85cm.
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 [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]
Libertia grandiflora (Libertia)
Libertia grandiflora (Libertia): Starry white flowers above stiff, slender strappy green foliage.
Lobelia cardinalis 'Russian Princess' (Cardinal flower)
Lobelia cardinalis 'Russian Princess' (Cardinal flower): Upright spikes of red leaves, topped with fuchsia pink flowers.
Lupinus 'My Castle' (Lupin 'My Castle' (Band of Nobles Series))
Lupinus 'My Castle' (Lupin 'My Castle' (Band of Nobles Series)): Tightly packed spires of brilliant red flowers in midsummer. Long flowering. Hardy. Up to 90cm. [Collect Only]
Lupinus 'The Governor' (Lupin 'The Governor' (Band of Nobles Series))
Lupinus 'The Governor' (Lupin 'The Governor' (Band of Nobles Series)): Tightly packed spires of blue and white flowers in midsummer. Long flowering. Hardy. Up to 90cm.
Melica altissmima 'Alba'
Melica altissmima 'Alba': Deciduous grass with green strappy leaves and delicate sprays of white flowers. Very tactile plant. Hardy. Up to 90cm.
Monarda 'Squaw' (Bee Balm/Bergamot)
Monarda 'Squaw' (Bee Balm/Bergamot): Whorls of bright red flowers held above aromatic foliage. [Collect Only]
Monarda 'Violet Queen' (Bee Balm/Bergamot)
Monarda 'Violet Queen' (Bee Balm/Bergamot): Whorls of soft purple flowers held high above aromatic foliage. [Collect Only]
Nepeta kubanica (Large flowered catmint)
Nepeta kubanica (Large flowered catmint): Upright stems of large deep blue flowers above aromatic deep green leaves. Long flowering. Prefers a sunny spot. Hardy. Up to 90cm.
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. [Collect Only]
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. [Collect Only]
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 'Dark Towers' (PBR)
Penstemon 'Dark Towers' (PBR): Pink tubular flowers which contrast with the dark bronze foliage. Semi-evergreen in milder areas. Protect from hard frosts. To 90cm. [Collect Only]
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.
Penstemon 'Hidcote Pink'
Penstemon 'Hidcote Pink': Pink tubular flowers, white throat and darker crimson veins.Semi-evergreen in milder areas. Protect from hard frosts. To 90cm. [Collect Only]
Penstemon 'Midnight'
Penstemon 'Midnight': Dark rich purple tubular flowers with lighter pink throat. Semi-evergreen in milder areas. Protect from hard frosts. To 90cm. [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. [Collect Only]
Phlox paniculata 'Bright Eyes' (Phlox)
Phlox paniculata 'Bright Eyes' (Phlox): Pink scented flowers with a darker pink eye [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]
Ranunculus aconitifolius 'Flore Pleno' (Batchelor's Button)
Ranunculus aconitifolius 'Flore Pleno' (Batchelor's Button): A very elegant plant with white button-like double flowers on branched stems with palmate dark green leaves. Hardy. Up to 80cm. AGM [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]
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.
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.
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.
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]
Trautvetteria caroliniensis (False bugbane)
Trautvetteria caroliniensis (False bugbane): Fluffy white, lightly fragrant flowers, similar to the Thalictrum flowers. Prefers partial shade with a moist soil. Hardy. Up to 90cm.
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]
Trollius chinensis 'Golden Queen' (Globeflower)
Trollius chinensis 'Golden Queen' (Globeflower): Glowing gold cup-shaped flowers with a very prominent central boss of gold anthers. Really stunning. [Collect Only]
Veronica spicata 'Purpleicious' (Speedwell)
Veronica spicata 'Purpleicious' (Speedwell): Spikes of dark-purple flowers over a mound of shiny green leaves. Long-flowering and excellent as a cut flower. Hardy. Up to 50cm.