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Acanthus hungaricus (Bear's Breeches)
Acanthus hungaricus (Bear's Breeches): Architectural spires of purple/white flowers over large, dark green deeply divided leaves. Best in sun or light shade. [Collect Only]
Acanthus mollis (Bear's Breeches)
Acanthus mollis (Bear's Breeches): Architectural spires of purple/white flowers over large, dark green deeply divided leaves. Best in sun or light shade. [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 napellus 'Album' (White Monkshood)
Aconitum napellus 'Album' (White Monkshood): White hooded flowers over finely divided frondy foliage. [Collect Only]
Aconitum napellus 'Rubellum' (Monkshood)
Aconitum napellus 'Rubellum' (Monkshood): Pale pink hooded flowers on sturdy spikes above finely divided foliage. Flowering mid to late summer. Hardy. Up to 1m. [Collect Only]
Aconitum napellus 'Schneewittchen' (Monkshood)
Aconitum napellus 'Schneewittchen' (Monkshood): An excellent pure white variety with white hooded flowers on sturdy spikes above finely divided foliage. Hardy. Up to 1.2m. [Collect Only]
Aconitum x cammarum 'Stainless Steel'
Aconitum x cammarum 'Stainless Steel': Elegant, light steely grey hooded flowers over finely divided ferny foliage. Good in shade if not too dry. To 1m. [Collect Only]
Actaea pachypoda (Doll's eye bugbane)
Actaea pachypoda (Doll's eye bugbane): Grown mainly for its pure white berries in autumn, each with a black 'eye' on a red stalk.
Actaea simplex 'Carbonella' (Bugbane. Cimicifuga)
Actaea simplex 'Carbonella' (Bugbane. Cimicifuga): Like Actaea 'Brunette, but shorter. Sweetly scented flower spike in late summer [Collect Only]
Agastache 'Black Adder' (Hyssop)
Agastache 'Black Adder' (Hyssop): Bright blue flower spikes and aromatic foliage - 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 x hybrida 'Honorine Jobert' (Japanese Anemone 'Honorine Jobert')
Anemone x hybrida 'Honorine Jobert' (Japanese Anemone 'Honorine Jobert'): Large white flowers flowering from late summer to autumn.
Aruncus dioicus (Goatsbeard)
Aruncus dioicus (Goatsbeard): Stately plant for larger borders or feature plant. Deeply divided foliage, frothy panicles of creamy white flowers in summer.
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]
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]
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Overdam' (Feather-reed grass)
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Overdam' (Feather-reed grass): Upright clumps of narrow cream-striped leaves with stems of purplish flowers, which fade to blond through winter. Hardy. Up to 1.2m. [Collect Only]
Campanula latifolia var. alba
Campanula latifolia var. alba: Easy to grow perennial with tall spikes of white bell flowers in early summer. Unfussy for soil type can cope with some shade.
Coronilla valentina subsp. glauca 'Citrina'
Coronilla valentina subsp. glauca 'Citrina': Small evergreen shrub with blue-grey, pinnate leaves and small, lemon-yellow flowers. Fragrant. Needs a sunny, sheltered position. Up to 1m.
Crocosmia 'Paul's Best Yellow'
Crocosmia 'Paul's Best Yellow': Arching sprays of golden yellow flowers in late summer. A vigorous grower.
Darmera peltata (Umbrella plant)
Darmera peltata (Umbrella plant): Arching sprays of pretty pink flowers in early spring above large ornamental leaves. [Collect Only]
Dierama - pink flowered (Angel's Fishing Rod)
Dierama - pink flowered (Angel's Fishing Rod): Arching pale pin flowers on wire-like stems. Grassy foliage. Looks lovely near water, in pots or over paths
Dierama dracomontanum (Angel's Fishing Rod)
Dierama dracomontanum (Angel's Fishing Rod): Dainty coral pink flowers on arching stems. A short form reaching no more than 60cm (2ft) [Collect Only]
Dierama various colours (Angels Fishing Rod)
Dierama various colours (Angels Fishing Rod): Large bells of flowers held on tall, slender stems above grass-like foliage. Ranging in colours from white, pink and purple.
Digitalis purpurea 'Sutton's Apricot' (Foxglove 'Sutton's Apricot')
Digitalis purpurea 'Sutton's Apricot' (Foxglove 'Sutton's Apricot'): Spires of soft apricot flowers in early to mid summer.
Dryopteris affinis 'Cristata The King'
Dryopteris affinis 'Cristata The King': Tall, semi-evergreen fern with arching fronds,each leaflet is divided (Crested). Best in moist semi-shade. Hardy. Up to 1.2m.
Dryopteris wallichiana (Alpine wood fern)
Dryopteris wallichiana (Alpine wood fern): A deciduous fern with hairy stems and green upright shuttlecock-like foliage. Shade-loving. Hardy. Up to 1m. AGM. [Collect Only]
Echinacea 'Green Envy' (PBR)
Echinacea 'Green Envy' (PBR): Green flowers with a slight pink tinge to petal tips and pink cone. [Collect Only]
Echinacea pallida (Purple coneflower)
Echinacea pallida (Purple coneflower): Long slender pale purple petals hang from a central cone. Very attractive to bees/butterflies
Echinops bannaticus 'Blue Globe' (Globe thistle)
Echinops bannaticus 'Blue Globe' (Globe thistle): Tall upright stems of bright blue globe flowers above clumps of spiny, grey-green leaves. Bee-friendly. Hardy. Up to 1.2m. [Collect Only]
Echinops ritro 'Veitch's Blue' (Globe thistle)
Echinops ritro 'Veitch's Blue' (Globe thistle): Dark blue spherical flower heads above attractive grey-green foliage. Good for giving height to a border. Loved by bees and butterflies. [Collect Only]
Eragrostis curvula (Weeping love grass)
Eragrostis curvula (Weeping love grass): Arching slender leaves and soft fluffy flowerheads in late summer [Collect Only]
Fuchsia 'Hawkshead'
Fuchsia 'Hawkshead': One of the hardier Fuchsias. Dark green foliage and dainty white flowers, tinged with green. Need a sheltered spot. Up to 1m. AGM. [Collect Only]
Gaura lindheimeri 'The Bride'
Gaura lindheimeri 'The Bride': Beautiful airy stems of white flowers in mid to late summer [Collect Only]
Geranium 'Ann Folkard' (Cranesbill 'Ann Folkhard')
Geranium 'Ann Folkard' (Cranesbill 'Ann Folkhard'): Magenta flowers with black eye on long trailing stems. Yellowish green leaves
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]
Helictotrichon sempervirens (Blue oat grass)
Helictotrichon sempervirens (Blue oat grass): Very elegant blue-green grass which flowers early in the season, usually in late May.
Hemerocallis 'Stafford' (Day lily)
Hemerocallis 'Stafford' (Day lily): Large, velvety red flowers with a gold throat in mid-late summer.
Hemerocallis citrina (Long yellow day lily)
Hemerocallis citrina (Long yellow day lily): Fragrant lemon, yellow lily flowers on long stems above green strappy foliage. Flowers open in evening. Hardy. Up to 1.2m. AGM.
Iris ensata 'Light at Dawn' (Japanese iris)
Iris ensata 'Light at Dawn' (Japanese iris): Large, white, very open, almost flat flowers with purple picotee edging. [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 'Dingaan' (Red hot poker)
Kniphofia 'Dingaan' (Red hot poker): Large, golden yellow torches from bronze buds. [Collect Only]
Kniphofia 'Dorset Sentry' (Red hot poker)
Kniphofia 'Dorset Sentry' (Red hot poker): Bold spikes of yellow flowers from green beds on sturdy bronze stems. [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]
Kniphofia 'John Benary' (Red hot poker)
Kniphofia 'John Benary' (Red hot poker): Bright coral-red flower spikes above strappy green foliage. [Collect Only]
Ligusticum lucidum
Ligusticum lucidum: Rarely seen clump forming perennial with frothy green leaves and umbels of white cow-parsley-like flowers in early summer. [Collect Only]
Lobelia x speciosa 'Tania'
Lobelia x speciosa 'Tania': Dramatic spikes of brightest pink flowers in late summer. [Collect Only]
Lupin 'The Page' (Lupin 'The Page' (Band of Nobles Series))
Lupin 'The Page' (Lupin 'The Page' (Band of Nobles Series)): Tall spires of bright red flowers in midsummer. Cottage garden favourite. Hardy. Up to 1m.
Lychnis chalcedonica (Maltese cross)
Lychnis chalcedonica (Maltese cross): Domes of bright scarlet flowers with four petals, hence its common name. Excellent for adding height and bright colour in summer borders
Lychnis coronaria 'Blych' (GARDENER'S WORLD) (Rose campion)
Lychnis coronaria 'Blych' (GARDENER'S WORLD) (Rose campion): A lovely double form of the more common single flowered plant. Stunning darkest pink flowers over silver leaves
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]
Lythrum salicaria 'Blush' (Loostrife 'Blush')
Lythrum salicaria 'Blush' (Loostrife 'Blush'): Tapering, sturdy spikes of soft pink flowers in mid to late summer. [Collect Only]
Lythrum virgatum 'Dropmore Purple'
Lythrum virgatum 'Dropmore Purple': Upright spikes of purple-pink flowers in the mid-summer with lance-like foliage. Prefers a moist soil. Hardy. Up to 1m. [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]
Paeonia officinalis 'Alba Plena'
Paeonia officinalis 'Alba Plena': Sumptuous, large double white flowers above green foliage in May. A traditional cottage garden plant. May need support. [Collect Only]
Pennisetum 'Fairy Tails' (Fountain grass)
Pennisetum 'Fairy Tails' (Fountain grass): A deciduous clump-forming grass with spectacular feathery flowers in pinky-white. Drained soil and full sun. Sheltered position. Up to 1.2m. [Collect Only]
Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Red Head' (Fountain grass)
Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Red Head' (Fountain grass): A deciduous clump-forming grass with spectacular feathery flowers in pinky-red. Prefers drained soil in full sun. May need some protection in cold areas. Up to 1m [Collect Only]
Perovskia 'Blue Spire' (Russian Sage)
Perovskia 'Blue Spire' (Russian Sage): Fine spikes of purple flowers on silver stems. Lovely winter stem effect. [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 '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]
Phlomis cashmeriana (Kashmir sage)
Phlomis cashmeriana (Kashmir sage): Tall architectural flower spikes with whorls of lilac purple flowers, above robust, rough green foliage. Hardy. Up to 1m.
Phlox paniculata 'David' (Phlox)
Phlox paniculata 'David' (Phlox): An excellent phlox with clean white flowers and a delightful scent. [Collect Only]
Physostegia virginiana (Obedient plant)
Physostegia virginiana (Obedient plant): Spires of light pinkish purple flowers on slowly spiralling stems. [Collect Only]
Poa labillardierei (Blue tussock grass)
Poa labillardierei (Blue tussock grass): Elegant, upright grass with slender blue-green leaves. Arching, open biscuity-coloured panicles in mid-summer. [Collect Only]
Rheum 'Ace of Hearts' (Ornamental rhubarb)
Rheum 'Ace of Hearts' (Ornamental rhubarb): Large heart-shaped deep green leaves with crimson undersides. Sprays of palest pink flowers in summer. [Collect Only]
Rodgersia 'Bronze Peacock'
Rodgersia 'Bronze Peacock': Leaves are bronze tinted as they open, like a horse-chestnut's, and then turn green. Tall sprays of fluffy pink flowers Hardy. Up to 1m. [Collect Only]
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]
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 hakusinensis 'Lilac Squirrel' (Burnet 'Lilac Squirrel')
Sanguisorba hakusinensis 'Lilac Squirrel' (Burnet 'Lilac Squirrel'): Wondrously tactile, long pinky/purplish tassels in late summer. [Collect Only]
Stipa capillata (Feather grass)
Stipa capillata (Feather grass): A really beautiful grass with open, feathery flowerheads in mid to 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 aquilegiifolium 'Thundercloud' AGM (Meadow rue)
Thalictrum aquilegiifolium 'Thundercloud' AGM (Meadow rue): Plumes of purple flowers with darker purple stamens in early summer. [Collect Only]
Thalictrum delavayi 'Album' (White mountain rue)
Thalictrum delavayi 'Album' (White mountain rue): Dainty cup-shaped white flowers held high above fern-like greyish green leaves. [Collect Only]
Thalictrum delavayi 'Hewitt's Double' (Mountain rue)
Thalictrum delavayi 'Hewitt's Double' (Mountain rue): Tiny purple pom-pom flowers dance airily above ferny grey-green foliage. [Collect Only]