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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.
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 '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 'Pretty Belinda'
Achillea 'Pretty Belinda': Bright pink, flat flowerheads over ferny green foliage. Shorter than most other Achilleas at about 50cm. Best in full sun, light soil.
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]
Achillea chrysocoma 'Grandiflora'
Achillea chrysocoma 'Grandiflora': A real statuesque perennial with tall stems of huge creamy white flowers. Finely divided leaves. Prefers a sunny spot. Hardy. Up to 1.8m. [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.
Achillea millefolium 'Red Beauty'
Achillea millefolium 'Red Beauty': Superb crimson red flowers over ferny green foliage. Long flowering from late June to Sept. Hardy. Height to 60cm. [Collect Only]
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]
Achillea millefolium 'Tricolor'
Achillea millefolium 'Tricolor': Unusual multi-coloured flowers of yellow, orange and pinky-red over ferny green foliage. Long flowering. Hardy. Height to 60cm.
Actaea rubra (Red baneberry)
Actaea rubra (Red baneberry): Clusters of white flowers in spring, followed by shiny red berries in autumn - its chief attraction.
Agastache 'After Eight' (Hyssop)
Agastache 'After Eight' (Hyssop): Bright blue flower spikes above dark green aromatic foliage. Very attractive to bees and butterflies. Hardy. Up to 50cm.
Agastache 'Black Adder' (Hyssop)
Agastache 'Black Adder' (Hyssop): Bright blue flower spikes and aromatic foliage - very attractive to bees.
Agastache 'Blue Boa' (PBR)
Agastache 'Blue Boa' (PBR): Excellent new form of Agastache with much fatter spikes of vibrant purple-blue flowers, with aromatic foliage. Hardy. Up to 80cm.
Agastache 'Violet Vision' (PBR)
Agastache 'Violet Vision' (PBR): New variety of Agastache with violet pink flower spikes above aromatic green foliage, scented of aniseed. Hardy. Up to 60cm.
Ajuga reptans (Bugle)
Ajuga reptans (Bugle): Superb ground cover plant with purplish green leaves and blue flower spikes in summer. Very attractive to bees
Ajuga reptans 'Alba' (Bugle, white flowered)
Ajuga reptans 'Alba' (Bugle, white flowered): Superb ground cover plant with bright green leaves and white flower spikes in summer. Very attractive to bees [Collect Only]
Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop' (PBR) (Bugle)
Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop' (PBR) (Bugle): Shiny, darkest purple-red leaves look near black. Short spikes of blue flowers in summer.
Ajuga reptans 'Rosea' (Bugle, pink flowered)
Ajuga reptans 'Rosea' (Bugle, pink flowered): Superb ground cover plant with bright green leaves and pink flower spikes in summer. Very attractive to bees [Collect Only]
Alchemilla alpina (Lady's mantle)
Alchemilla alpina (Lady's mantle): A miniature Alchemilla with dainty, 5 lobed leaves and a froth of tiny green flowers in spring
Alchemilla erythropoda (Alpine Lady's Mantle)
Alchemilla erythropoda (Alpine Lady's Mantle): Compact form of familiar Lady's Mantle.
Allium senescens (German garlic/Broadleaved chives)
Allium senescens (German garlic/Broadleaved chives): Clusters of pale pink or white flowers, slender strappy leaves which don't die back when the plant is in flower
Amsonia tabernaemontana (Blue dogbane)
Amsonia tabernaemontana (Blue dogbane): Starry blue flowers on strong stems with willowy green leaves. Hardy. Up to 90cm. [Collect Only]
Androsace sempervivoides
Androsace sempervivoides: Neat little evergreen rosettes topped with pink flowers in spring.
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 'Wild Swan'
Anemone 'Wild Swan': Pure white flowers with a blueish purple reverse. Flowers on and off all summer.
Anemone filisecta
Anemone filisecta: Clump forming perennial with green ferny foliage and upright umbels of white single flowers. Up to 30cm. Hardy
Anemone rupicola 'Elfin Swan' (PBR)
Anemone rupicola 'Elfin Swan' (PBR): Pure white flowers with lavender reverse. More compact than 'Wild Swan'. Prefers a rich soil in part shade. Hardy. To 50cm. [Collect Only]
Anemone x lesseri (Rose windflower)
Anemone x lesseri (Rose windflower): Reddish pink flowers above divided green ferny foliage. A very attractive plant. Flowering in early summer. Hardy. Up to 20cm.
Anemonella thalictroides (Mayflower)
Anemonella thalictroides (Mayflower): Gorgeous little white flowers over dainty foliage.
Antennaria dioica 'Rubra'
Antennaria dioica 'Rubra': Small rosettes of spoon shaped leaves and spikes of pink fluffy flowers. Good in alpine troughs or rock gardens. Up to 20cm.
Anthemis 'Susanna Mitchell'
Anthemis 'Susanna Mitchell': Creamy yellow flowers over silvery-green foliage. Can be in flower from late spring onwards. [Collect Only]
Anthemis tinctoria 'Lemon Ice'
Anthemis tinctoria 'Lemon Ice': Creamy daisy flowers with a deep yellow centre. Ferny greyish green foliage. Excellent in sunny, dryish spots. Up to 45cm
Anthemis tinctoria 'Sauce Hollandaise'
Anthemis tinctoria 'Sauce Hollandaise': Lemon daisy flowers with a deep yellow centre.
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 'Kristall' (Granny's bonnet. Columbine)
Aquilegia 'Kristall' (Granny's bonnet. Columbine): Pure white flowered Aquilegia, with long spurs on upright stems above ferny foliage. Prefers some shade. Hardy. Up to 60cm.
Aquilegia 'Red Hobbit (Granny's bonnet. Columbine)
Aquilegia 'Red Hobbit (Granny's bonnet. Columbine): Large two-tone cherry red flowers with white corolla in spring. [Collect Only]
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.
Aquilegia chrysantha 'Yellow Queen' (Granny's bonnet. Columbine)
Aquilegia chrysantha 'Yellow Queen' (Granny's bonnet. Columbine): Bright yellow, fragrant flowers with long spurs on tall stems above ferny foliage. Prefers some shade. Hardy. Up to 90cm. AGM.
Aquilegia vulgaris 'Black Barlow' (Granny's bonnet. Columbine)
Aquilegia vulgaris 'Black Barlow' (Granny's bonnet. Columbine): Darkest red, almost black, double flowers in spring.
Aquilegia vulgaris 'White Barlow' (Granny's bonnet. Columbine)
Aquilegia vulgaris 'White Barlow' (Granny's bonnet. Columbine): Pure white, double flowers in spring. [Collect Only]
Armeria maritima 'Alba' (White flowered Thrift)
Armeria maritima 'Alba' (White flowered Thrift): A white form of this old fashioned cottage garden favourite. Makes a neat clump of evergreen foliage with white pom-pom flowers.
Arum italicum subsp. italicum 'Marmoratum' (Arum italicum 'Pictum')
Arum italicum subsp. italicum 'Marmoratum' (Arum italicum 'Pictum'): Large arrow shaped green leaves with white markings in winter, spikes of bright orange berries in autumn
Aruncus 'Guinea Fowl' (Goats beard)
Aruncus 'Guinea Fowl' (Goats beard): A compact form with ferny green foliage and frothy panicles of white flowers in mid-summer.
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. [Collect Only]
Asarum europaeum (Wild ginger)
Asarum europaeum (Wild ginger): Glossy, deep green round leaves make the perfect carpet in shady areas.
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 'Andenken an Alma Potschke'
Aster 'Andenken an Alma Potschke': Large sprays of bright pink double flowers in autumn. Very reliable, easy to grow perennial.
Aster 'Little Carlow' (Also Symphyotrichum 'Little Carlow')
Aster 'Little Carlow' (Also Symphyotrichum 'Little Carlow'): Large sprays of small purplish blue flowers in autumn. Very reliable, easy to grow perennial.
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 alpinus 'Dunkle Schone' (Alpine Aster)
Aster alpinus 'Dunkle Schone' (Alpine Aster): A short variety of Aster with purple daisy flowers and yellow centre, flowering early summer. Hardy. Up to 25cm. Prefers sunny, dry sites.
Aster alpinus var. albus (Alpine Aster)
Aster alpinus var. albus (Alpine Aster): A short variety of Aster with white daisy flowers and yellow centre, flowering early summer. Hardy. Up to 25cm. Prefers sunny, dry sites.
Aster amellus 'Veilchenkonigin' (Italian Aster)
Aster amellus 'Veilchenkonigin' (Italian Aster): Aster with large violet-blue flowers in the autumn and dark-green foliage. Compact. Bee-friendly. Hardy. Up to 40cm. AGM.
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 laevis 'Arcturus'
Aster laevis 'Arcturus': Clouds of lilac/purple flowers over almost black stems. Hardy and reliable late summer/autumn flowerer.
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.
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
Aster x frikartii 'Monch' (Michaelmas Daisy.)
Aster x frikartii 'Monch' (Michaelmas Daisy.): Soft lavender blue flowers in late summer.
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 '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]
Astilbe 'Fanal'
Astilbe 'Fanal': Large, upright panicles of deep red flowers in summer over dark green ferny foliage. Excellent for damp or shady spots. [Collect Only]
Astilbe 'Montgomery'
Astilbe 'Montgomery': Large, upright panicles of cherry red flowers in summer over dark green ferny foliage. Prefers a moist soil. Hardy. Up to 60cm. [Collect Only]
Astilble 'Look at Me'
Astilble 'Look at Me': Stunning new variety with fluffy pink flowers and red flower stalks. [Collect Only]
Astrantia 'Buckland' (Masterwort, Hattie's pincushion,)
Astrantia 'Buckland' (Masterwort, Hattie's pincushion,): Palest pink pincushion flowers over a long season in summer. [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]
Astrantia maxima (Masterwort)
Astrantia maxima (Masterwort): Two-tone pink/green, long-lasting, starry flowers. [Collect Only]
Bergenia 'Bach' (Elephant's ears 'Bach')
Bergenia 'Bach' (Elephant's ears 'Bach'): Glossy, dark green foliage. Icy pink flowers with reddish stalks in late winter/spring. Neat and tidy plant.
Bergenia 'Bressingham White' (Elephant's ears.)
Bergenia 'Bressingham White' (Elephant's ears.): Large evergreen leaves turn reddish hues in winter. Clusters of white, pink tinged flowers in late winter,
Bergenia 'Ice Queen' (Elephant Ears 'Ice Queen')
Bergenia 'Ice Queen' (Elephant Ears 'Ice Queen'): Very tidy, evergreen plant with bright green, red edged leaves and palest green flowers in winter. [Collect Only]
Bergenia 'Overture' (Elephant Ears)
Bergenia 'Overture' (Elephant Ears): Vibrant magenta flowers over deep green leaves that turn claret in winter.
Bergenia 'Vinterglod' (Winterglow) (Elephant's ears)
Bergenia 'Vinterglod' (Winterglow) (Elephant's ears): Dark, glossy green leaves, turning red in the winter. Dark red stems with dark pink bell-shaped flowers in Spring. Great ground-cover. [Collect Only]
Bergenia cordifolia (Elephant's ears.)
Bergenia cordifolia (Elephant's ears.): Our in-house variety with huge green leaves which have lovely pink tints in winter and pink flowers in early spring [Collect Only]
Bouteloua gracilis (Mosquito grass)
Bouteloua gracilis (Mosquito grass): A low growing tufted grass with blue-green leaves.Unusual bent and flattened flowers and seed heads. Hardy. Up to 30cm. [Collect Only]
Brunnera macrophylla (Siberian bugloss)
Brunnera macrophylla (Siberian bugloss): Heart shaped green leaves, with sprays of palest blue flowers in spring. Good in shade. [Collect Only]
Brunnera macrophylla 'Alexander's Great' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf)
Brunnera macrophylla 'Alexander's Great' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf): Statement foliage plant for shade. Large, heart-shaped, silver leaves. Light-blue forget-me-not-like flowers in Spring. Hardy. Up to 40cm.
Brunnera macrophylla 'Betty Bowring' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf)
Brunnera macrophylla 'Betty Bowring' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf): Pure white forget-me-not flowers over heat-shaped green leaves.
Brunnera macrophylla 'Hadspen Cream' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf)
Brunnera macrophylla 'Hadspen Cream' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf): Large, heartshaped green leaves with wide cream margin. Sprays of forget-me-not blue flowers in spring. [Collect Only]
Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack Frost' (PBR) (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf)
Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack Frost' (PBR) (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf): Large, heartshaped silver leaves with green veins and leaf edges. Sprays of forget-me-not blue flowers in spring. Superb shade-loving plant.
Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack's Gold' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf)
Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack's Gold' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf): A sport of 'Jack Frost' with golden heart-shaped leaves which fade to silver. Small blue forget-me-not-like flowers in Spring. Hardy. Up to 40cm.
Brunnera macrophylla 'Looking Glass' (PBR) (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf)
Brunnera macrophylla 'Looking Glass' (PBR) (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf): Almost entirely silver leaves, faint green veins. Sprays of forget-me-not blue flowers in spring. Excellent in shade
Brunnera macrophylla 'Mr Morse' (Bugloss 'Mr Morse')
Brunnera macrophylla 'Mr Morse' (Bugloss 'Mr Morse'): Heart shaped leaves with silver veins and a froth of tiny white flowers in spring. [Collect Only]
Brunnera macrophylla 'Silver Wings' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf)
Brunnera macrophylla 'Silver Wings' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf): A fine shade-loving plant. Silver leaves with green veins and a wide green leaf margin. Sprays of forget-me-not blue flowers in spring. [Collect Only]
Brunnera macrophylla 'Variegata' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf)
Brunnera macrophylla 'Variegata' (Siberian bugloss/Heartleaf): Large, heartshaped leaves with bold variegation. Sprays of forget-me-not blue flowers in spring. Superb shade plant. Hardy. Up to 45cm.
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster' (Feather-reed grass)
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster' (Feather-reed grass): Forms upright clumps, flowering purplish in June/July, fading to gold then blond through winter. Hardy. Up to 1.8m. [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]
Calamintha nepeta 'Blue Cloud'
Calamintha nepeta 'Blue Cloud': Spikes of small, soft blue flowers above mounds of minty scented green leaves. Loved by bees and butterflies. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Calamintha nepeta 'White Cloud'
Calamintha nepeta 'White Cloud': Spikes of small white flowers above mounds of minty scented green leaves. Loved by bees and butterflies. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
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
Campanula 'Sarastro' (Bellflower 'Sarastro')
Campanula 'Sarastro' (Bellflower 'Sarastro'): Upright stems with long drooping large violet-blue bells. May need some support. Good cottage garden plant. Hardy. Up to 60cm.
Campanula glomerata 'Caroline' (Clustered bellflower)
Campanula glomerata 'Caroline' (Clustered bellflower): Tight clusters of lilac/purple flowers on short stems above neat, mat-forming foliage.
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 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.
Campanula punctata f. rubriflora
Campanula punctata f. rubriflora: Long-hanging bell-like flowers in dark pink on upright stems above clumps of green foliage. Stems are flushed in dark red. Hardy. Up to 50cm.
Carex 'Silver Sceptre' (Sedge)
Carex 'Silver Sceptre' (Sedge): Evergreen clump-forming grass with green strappy leaves striped with white. Ideal for border edging and pots. Hardy. Up to 50cm.
Carex oshimensis 'Everest'
Carex oshimensis 'Everest': Evergreen, strappy leaves with a green centre and bright white edges. Very smart.
Catananche caerulea 'Alba' (Cupid's Dart (White))
Catananche caerulea 'Alba' (Cupid's Dart (White)): Papery white flowers above slender grey-green foliage
Catananche caerulea 'Major' (Cupid's dart)
Catananche caerulea 'Major' (Cupid's dart): Masses of papery blue flowers held on wiry stems all summer. Seed heads turn silver in late summer.
Centaurea 'Jordy' (Perennial cornflower 'Jordy')
Centaurea 'Jordy' (Perennial cornflower 'Jordy'): Beautiful maroon-purple flowers over felty silvery-green foliage.
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.
Chaerophyllum hirsuitum var. roseum (Greater burnet)
Chaerophyllum hirsuitum var. roseum (Greater burnet): Flat heads of tiny pink flowers over finely cut green foliage. Long flowering from early summer. Informal and soft
Chasmanthium latifolium (Spangle grass)
Chasmanthium latifolium (Spangle grass): Deciduous perennial grass, with arching stems of flattened spikes. Bronze tints in Autumn. Moist, well-drained soil. Hardy. Up to 1m.
Chelonopsis moschata
Chelonopsis moschata: A new introduction from Japan with tubular pink flowers. A shade lover.
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.
Cirsium rivulare 'Atropurpureum' (Brook thistle)
Cirsium rivulare 'Atropurpureum' (Brook thistle): Deep red thistle flowers held above typical thistley foliage.
Cirsium rivulare 'Frosted Magic' (Brook thistle 'Frosted Magic')
Cirsium rivulare 'Frosted Magic' (Brook thistle 'Frosted Magic'): A brand new variety for 2016. White thistle flowers held above typical thistley foliage.
Coreopsis verticillata (Tickseed)
Coreopsis verticillata (Tickseed): Golden yellow flowers held on fine stems above ferny foliage. More robust than it looks!
Cornus canadensis
Cornus canadensis: Ground cover plant with white four petalled flowers in spring. Leaves turn brilliant red in autumn. Ideal under deciduous trees
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.
Corydalis elata
Corydalis elata: Summer flowering Corydalis with bright blue flowers above soft green foliage. Excellent in some shade in moisture retentive soil.
Corydalis elata 'Blue Summit'
Corydalis elata 'Blue Summit': Stunning electric blue flowers above pretty ferny foliage. Flowers have a coconut-like scent. Great for shady, moist soil. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Crambe cordifolia
Crambe cordifolia: Huge sprays of white flowers over large, rhubarb-like leaves in early to mid-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 '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.
Delphinium 'Black Knight'
Delphinium 'Black Knight': Tall, dark-blue-purple semi-double flowers with a black centre. Flowers in early summer but often repeat flowers.
Dianthus 'Devon Wizard' (PBR) (Pink)
Dianthus 'Devon Wizard' (PBR) (Pink): Fragrant, bright deep pink, double flowers and evergreen grey-green foliage. Classic cottage garden plant. Hardy. Up to 30cm. AGM.
Dianthus 'Ine' (Pink)
Dianthus 'Ine' (Pink): Double, white flowers with red markings in centre, highly scented. Good for the border edge. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Dianthus 'Maggie' (Pink)
Dianthus 'Maggie' (Pink): Semi-double, pink flowers with darker pink markings in centre, highly scented. Good for the border edge. Hardy. Up to 25cm.
Dianthus 'Old Red Clove' (Pink)
Dianthus 'Old Red Clove' (Pink): Dark red, almost purplish flowers with a classic old clove scent. Foliage blue/green.
Dianthus 'Passion'
Dianthus 'Passion': Richest crimson, highly scented flowers over slender grey foliage.
Dianthus cruentus (Blood pink)
Dianthus cruentus (Blood pink): Deepest red flowers held on airy stems above grassy foliage.
Digitalis purpurea 'Alba' (White foxglove)
Digitalis purpurea 'Alba' (White foxglove): Pure white flowers on tall spires in late spring. Biennial so keep and re-sow the seed [Collect Only]
Diplarrena moraea (Butterfly flag)
Diplarrena moraea (Butterfly flag): Pretty white flowers held above short, strappy evergreen foliage.
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.
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
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.
Echinops ritro (Globe Thistle)
Echinops ritro (Globe Thistle): Blue globes held above stout grey green foliage.
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.
Epimedium 'Alabaster' (Barrenwort)
Epimedium 'Alabaster' (Barrenwort): Bright green, ovate leaves with contrasting delicate white star-like flowers on dark wiry stems. Shady ground cover. Hardy. Up to 20cm. [Collect Only]
Epimedium 'Amber Queen' (Barrenwort 'Amber Queen')
Epimedium 'Amber Queen' (Barrenwort 'Amber Queen'): Amber is the perfect description for the flower colour, held well about the leaves in mid-spring.
Epimedium 'Spine Tingler' (Barrenwort)
Epimedium 'Spine Tingler' (Barrenwort): Very distinctive variety with long, tooth-edged leaves, rather like a holly and lemon yellow flowers
Epimedium Enchantress (Barrenwort)
Epimedium Enchantress (Barrenwort): Large toothed green leaves, evergreen with large pink flowers in the Spring. Leaves turn red in Autumn. [Collect Only]
Epimedium grandiflorum 'Purple Pixie' (PBR) (Barrenwort 'Purple Pixie')
Epimedium grandiflorum 'Purple Pixie' (PBR) (Barrenwort 'Purple Pixie'): Unusual reddish-purple flowers with prominent white spurs, held on wiry stems above the heart-shaped leaves. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Epimedium grandiflorum 'Red Beauty' (Barrenwort 'Red Beauty')
Epimedium grandiflorum 'Red Beauty' (Barrenwort 'Red Beauty'): Large purple-pink flowers with white tips to the spurs, held on wiry stems above the heart-shaped leaves. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Epimedium grandiflorum 'White Queen' (Barrenwort 'White Queen')
Epimedium grandiflorum 'White Queen' (Barrenwort 'White Queen'): Among the largest and showiest of white flowered Epimediums.
Epimedium perralderianum
Epimedium perralderianum: Tiny lemon yellow flowers held on fine wires above attractive, marbled foliage. Very good in shade, even dry shade
Epimedium pinnatum subsp colchicum (Barrenwort)
Epimedium pinnatum subsp colchicum (Barrenwort): Attractive, evergreen, spiny, green leaves with yellow flowers held above the foliage. Shady ground cover. Hardy. Up to 30cm. AGM.
Epimedium pubigerum 'Orangekonigin' (Barrenwort)
Epimedium pubigerum 'Orangekonigin' (Barrenwort): New variety with bright orange flowers in the spring. Flowers held above heart-shaped leaves. Shady ground cover. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Epimedium x perralchicum 'Frohnleiten' (Barrenwort)
Epimedium x perralchicum 'Frohnleiten' (Barrenwort): Heart-shaped leaves are bronze-tinted, wiry stems of yellow, star-like flowers in spring. Shady ground cover. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Epimedium x rubrum (Barrenwort)
Epimedium x rubrum (Barrenwort): Green heart shaped leaves tinged with red around the edges in spring. Small red flowers with yellow undersides.
Epimedium x warleyense (Barrenwort)
Epimedium x warleyense (Barrenwort): Dainty orange flowers in spring with yellow centres.
Epimedium x youngianum 'Merlin' (Barrenwort)
Epimedium x youngianum 'Merlin' (Barrenwort): Purple flowers infused with white, held above attractive heart-shaped leaves, purple tinted.Shady ground cover. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Epimedium x youngianum 'Roseum' (Barrenwort)
Epimedium x youngianum 'Roseum' (Barrenwort): Palest pink nodding flowers over soft, heart-shaped foliage in spring.
Eragrostis curvula (Weeping love grass)
Eragrostis curvula (Weeping love grass): Arching slender leaves and soft fluffy flowerheads in late summer [Collect Only]
Erigeron 'Adria' (Fleabane)
Erigeron 'Adria' (Fleabane): Mound forming perennial forming masses of semi-double purple flowers with central yellow disc. Hardy. Up to 60cm.
Erigeron 'Dunkelste Aller' (Daisy 'Darkest of all')
Erigeron 'Dunkelste Aller' (Daisy 'Darkest of all'): Large purple daisy flowers over a long season in summer. Great in sunny, dry borders
Erigeron glaucus 'Sea Breeze' (Beach aster/Beach fleabane)
Erigeron glaucus 'Sea Breeze' (Beach aster/Beach fleabane): Sun loving, pink daisy with fleshy evergreen leaves. Great for naturalising in rock walls, and dry border edges
Erinus alpinus 'Doktor Hahnle'
Erinus alpinus 'Doktor Hahnle': Evergreen with small rosettes of green hairy leaves with short stems of purple-red starry flowers. Can tolerate shade. Hardy. Up to 10cm.
Erysimum 'Bowles Mauve' (Perennial wallflower)
Erysimum 'Bowles Mauve' (Perennial wallflower): Ever popular perennial wallflower. Purple flowers above evergreen foliage in spring.
Erythronium 'Pagoda' (Dog's tooth violet)
Erythronium 'Pagoda' (Dog's tooth violet): A real spring beauty with large lemon yellow flowers with swept back petals. [Collect Only]
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 capillifolium (Dog Fennel)
Eupatorium capillifolium (Dog Fennel): Upright stems of bright green foliage. Insignificant white flowers, grown for foliage effect. Frost-hardy. Up to 2.5m. [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]
Euphorbia 'Blackbird' (PBR) (Spurge (Proper name is Euphorbia 'Nothowlee'))
Euphorbia 'Blackbird' (PBR) (Spurge (Proper name is Euphorbia 'Nothowlee')): Dark green leaves which darken in full sun, perfectly offset with lime green flowers in early 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 myrsinites (Spurge)
Euphorbia myrsinites (Spurge): Sprawling stems of glaucous leaves and acid green flowers in spring. Prefers full sun and good drainage. Hardy. Up to 30cm. AGM
Euphorbia palustris (Marsh spurge)
Euphorbia palustris (Marsh spurge): Bright acid green bracts in spring. [Collect Only]
Euphorbia polychroma (Many-coloured spurge, now Euphorbia epithymoides)
Euphorbia polychroma (Many-coloured spurge, now Euphorbia epithymoides): Bright, acid-green bracts in spring. Forms neat mound at front of border
Festuca amethystina
Festuca amethystina: Evergreen grass with elegant, dusky purple arching flower stalks very early in season, for a grass.
Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' (Blue fescue)
Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' (Blue fescue): Forms an evergreen mound of fine, blue-green grass with sprays of blond flowers in mid-summer.
Festuca tatrae
Festuca tatrae: Dusky green fine leaves, arching, mobile flowers in summer [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 'Anne Thomson' (Cranesbill 'Anne Thomson')
Geranium 'Anne Thomson' (Cranesbill 'Anne Thomson'): Large magenta flowers over bright gold/green foliage.
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 'Brookside' (Cranesbill 'Brookside')
Geranium 'Brookside' (Cranesbill 'Brookside'): A reliable, robust variety with large rich blue flowers over a mound of deeply divided leaves.
Geranium 'Dusky Crug' (Cranesbill 'Dusky Crug')
Geranium 'Dusky Crug' (Cranesbill 'Dusky Crug'): Neat mounds of chocolatey brown foliage with sugar pink flowers in mid-summer
Geranium 'Elke' (Cranesbill 'Elke')
Geranium 'Elke' (Cranesbill 'Elke'): Compact, long flowering with pink, white centred, white edged flowers.
Geranium 'Gerwat' (ROZANNE) (PBR) (Geranium 'Rozanne')
Geranium 'Gerwat' (ROZANNE) (PBR) (Geranium 'Rozanne'): Noted for its large blue, white centred flowers and very long flowering period. A fine border geranium. Doesn't run.
Geranium 'Joy' (Geranium)
Geranium 'Joy' (Geranium): Large pink silky flowers over more or less evergreen slightly silvery green leaves. [Collect Only]
Geranium 'Mavis Simpson' (Cranesbill 'Mavis Simpson')
Geranium 'Mavis Simpson' (Cranesbill 'Mavis Simpson'): Clear pink flowers over grey-green foliage. Very long flowering period.
Geranium 'Nimbus' (Cranesbill 'Nimbus')
Geranium 'Nimbus' (Cranesbill 'Nimbus'): Makes medium sized domes of finely divided foliage smothered in purplish blue flowers in early summer
Geranium 'Orion' (Cranesbill 'Orion')
Geranium 'Orion' (Cranesbill 'Orion'): A dome of deeply divided foliage, smothered in large blue flowers from early summer onwards
Geranium 'Orkney Cherry' (Bremmery) (PBR)
Geranium 'Orkney Cherry' (Bremmery) (PBR): Masses of small vivid pink flowers over a neat mound of bronzy green foliage.
Geranium 'Patricia' (Cranesbill 'Patricia' (Proper name: Geranium 'Brempat'))
Geranium 'Patricia' (Cranesbill 'Patricia' (Proper name: Geranium 'Brempat')): Masses of magenta flowers over fresh green foliage. [Collect Only]
Geranium 'Sirak' (Cranesbill 'Sirak')
Geranium 'Sirak' (Cranesbill 'Sirak'): Large, trumpet shaped glowing pink flowers for a long period from May to August.
Geranium macrorrhizum 'White Ness' (Cranesbill)
Geranium macrorrhizum 'White Ness' (Cranesbill): Pure white flowers over aromatic, bright green, evergreen foliage. Good groundcover in shade.
Geranium maculatum 'Beth Chatto'
Geranium maculatum 'Beth Chatto': Very pretty palest purple flowers held above attractive green foliage.
Geranium maculatum 'Elizabeth Ann' (PBR)
Geranium maculatum 'Elizabeth Ann' (PBR): Pink flowers over dark, almost wine red leaves.
Geranium maculatum 'Espresso'
Geranium maculatum 'Espresso': Lilac flowers over dusky purplish brown foliage
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 'Dark Reiter' strain (Dark leaved geranium)
Geranium pratense 'Dark Reiter' strain (Dark leaved geranium): Dark purple/bronze leaves with single purple flowers in mid-summer.
Geranium pratense 'Mrs Kendall Clark' (Cranesbill 'Mrs Kendall Clark')
Geranium pratense 'Mrs Kendall Clark' (Cranesbill 'Mrs Kendall Clark'): Palest purpley/grey flowers, makes a good mound of foliage
Geranium pratense 'Striatum' (SPLISH SPLASH) (Cranesbill 'Splish Splash')
Geranium pratense 'Striatum' (SPLISH SPLASH) (Cranesbill 'Splish Splash'): Classic white cranesbill type flower mottled with purple streaks. [Collect Only]
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 psilostemon (Armenian cranesbill)
Geranium psilostemon (Armenian cranesbill): Big magenta flowers with shiny black eye. Tall and vigorous.
Geranium sanguineum 'Album'
Geranium sanguineum 'Album': Pure white flowers over a mat of dark green leaves
Geranium sanguineum 'Tiny Monster'
Geranium sanguineum 'Tiny Monster': A low-growing geranium with vibrant pink flowers with dark veins, with deeply divided foliage. Good ground cover. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Geranium sanguineum var. striatum
Geranium sanguineum var. striatum: Really pretty palest pink flowers with darker pink veins. Forms low growing mats or mounds.
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 wlassovianum
Geranium wlassovianum: Warm purple flowers over attractive velvety foliage. Excellent autumn foliage colour.
Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Biokovo' (Cranesbill)
Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Biokovo' (Cranesbill): Pale pink flowers with deep pink stamens above a low growing mat of small, aromatic, near-evergreen leaves. Hardy. Up to 20cm.
Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Westray' (PBR) (Cranesbill 'Westray')
Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Westray' (PBR) (Cranesbill 'Westray'): Bright pink flowers on a low mound of small, near-evergreen leaves, red-flushed in late summer
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]
Geranium x magnificum 'Rosemoor' (Geranium 'Rosemoor')
Geranium x magnificum 'Rosemoor' (Geranium 'Rosemoor'): A mass of large purple flowers in early summer. Large, slightly felty leaves with good autumn colour. [Collect Only]
Geum 'Bell Bank' (Avens 'Bell Bank')
Geum 'Bell Bank' (Avens 'Bell Bank'): Large coral pink flowers over a rosette of crinkled leaves. [Collect Only]
Geum 'Flames of Passion' (PBR) (Avens 'Flames of Passion')
Geum 'Flames of Passion' (PBR) (Avens 'Flames of Passion'): Arching stems of double warm red flowers in summer
Geum 'Georgenberg' (Avens 'Georgenburg')
Geum 'Georgenberg' (Avens 'Georgenburg'): Gold flowers held atop reddish stems in early to mid-summer.
Geum 'Karlskaer' (Avens 'Karlskaer')
Geum 'Karlskaer' (Avens 'Karlskaer'): Warm, apricot-orange cupped flowers over softly hairy green foliage.
Geum 'Lemon Drops' (Avens 'Lemon Drops')
Geum 'Lemon Drops' (Avens 'Lemon Drops'): Primrose yellow flowers, semi-evergreen foliage.
Geum 'Lisanne' (Avens 'Lisanne')
Geum 'Lisanne' (Avens 'Lisanne'): Pale yellow cupped flowers over softly hairy green foliage. Compact plant and long flowering season. Hardy. Up to 25cm.
Geum 'Mai Tai' (PBR) (Avens 'Mai Tai')
Geum 'Mai Tai' (PBR) (Avens 'Mai Tai'): Semi-double, pale apricot flowers above green foliage. Long-flowering. Hardy. Up to 45cm.
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 [Collect Only]
Geum 'Nonna' (Avens 'Nonna')
Geum 'Nonna' (Avens 'Nonna'): New variety with warm yellow semi-double flowers edged in orange, above hairy green foliage. Long flowering. Hardy. Up to 40cm.
Geum 'Prinses Juliana' (Avens 'Prinses Juliana')
Geum 'Prinses Juliana' (Avens 'Prinses Juliana'): Bright orange flowers held on tall stems above mounds of rounded foliage. Flowers for ages and reflowers when cut back.
Geum 'Savannah Sunset' (Avens 'Savannah Sunset')
Geum 'Savannah Sunset' (Avens 'Savannah Sunset'): Apricot, semi-double flowers with red buds held on red stems above rosettes of rounded hairy leaves. Long flowering. Hardy. Up to 35cm.
Geum 'Scarlet Tempest' (PBR) (Avens 'Scarlet Tempest')
Geum 'Scarlet Tempest' (PBR) (Avens 'Scarlet Tempest'): Scarlet, semi-double flowers held on tall stems above rosettes of rounded hairy leaves. Long flowering. Hardy. Up to 50cm.
Geum 'Stacey's Sunrise' (Avens 'Stacey's Sunrise')
Geum 'Stacey's Sunrise' (Avens 'Stacey's Sunrise'): Pale apricot flowers on compact stems above rosettes of rounded hairy leaves. Semi-evergreen. Long flowering. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Geum 'Totally Tangerine' (PBR) (Avens 'Totally Tangerine')
Geum 'Totally Tangerine' (PBR) (Avens 'Totally Tangerine'): Lovely single-flowered bright orange flowers held on erect stems above mounds of green foliage. Hardy. Up to 60cm. [Collect Only]
Geum rivale 'Leonards Variety' (Avens 'Leonards Variety')
Geum rivale 'Leonards Variety' (Avens 'Leonards Variety'): Coppery- rose flowers held above rosettes of rounded, softly hairy foliage. To 40cm. Hardy
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.
Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' (Golden Japanese Flowing Grass)
Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' (Golden Japanese Flowing Grass): Superb grass with subtle gold/green strips which forms a neat mound.
Helenium 'Kanaria' (Sneezeweed)
Helenium 'Kanaria' (Sneezeweed): Masses of clear lemon yellow flowers with swept back petals and central mustardy-gold dome. [Collect Only]
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 '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.
Helianthus 'Capenoch Star'
Helianthus 'Capenoch Star': A superb form of perennial sunflower with tall stems of cheery yellow flowers with pompom-like centres. Hardy. Up to 1.5m. AGM. [Collect Only]
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.
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.
Helleborus lividus
Helleborus lividus: Evergreen perennial with blue-green leaves, red stems and pale green bowl shaped flowers. Needs a sheltered spot Up to 45cm. [Collect Only]
Helleborus x hybridus (Hellebore)
Helleborus x hybridus (Hellebore): A selection of hellebores raised from our collection in the garden [Collect Only]
Helleborus x hybridus 'Double Queen Mixed' (Hellebore 'Double Queen Mixed')
Helleborus x hybridus 'Double Queen Mixed' (Hellebore 'Double Queen Mixed'): A collection of double hellebores, in shades from green through cream to pink. [Collect Only]
Helleborus x hybridus 'Yellow Lady' (Hellebore 'Double Queen Mixed')
Helleborus x hybridus 'Yellow Lady' (Hellebore 'Double Queen Mixed'): Large single flowers in shades of creamy lemon yellow in late winter. Semi-evergreen foliage. Great in shade. [Collect Only]
Helleborus x sternii
Helleborus x sternii: Evergreen perennial with blue-green leaves, purple stems and pale green bowl shaped flowers. Needs a sheltered spot. Up to 35cm. [Collect Only]
Hemerocallis 'Chicago Apache' (Day Lily 'Chicago Apache')
Hemerocallis 'Chicago Apache' (Day Lily 'Chicago Apache'): Large red velvety flowers, limey-yellow throat. [Collect Only]
Hemerocallis 'Corky' (Daylily)
Hemerocallis 'Corky' (Daylily): Slender yellow trumpets with mahogany stripe on back. Flowers held high on black stems above fine foliage. Superb
Hemerocallis 'Custard Candy' (Daylily 'Custard Candy')
Hemerocallis 'Custard Candy' (Daylily 'Custard Candy'): Large, creamy flowers with maroon and lime green throat. [Collect Only]
Hemerocallis 'Happy Returns' (Daylily)
Hemerocallis 'Happy Returns' (Daylily): Compact daylily with cheery lemon yellow flowers. Very free flowering, ideal for a sunny spot. [Collect Only]
Hemerocallis 'Sammy Russell' (Day lily 'Sammy Russell')
Hemerocallis 'Sammy Russell' (Day lily 'Sammy Russell'): Rich, bronzey-red flowers in mid-summer over strappy foliage.
Hemerocallis 'Stafford' (Day lily)
Hemerocallis 'Stafford' (Day lily): Large, velvety red flowers with a gold throat in mid-late summer. [Collect Only]
Hemerocallis 'Stella de Oro' (Day Lily 'Stella de Oro')
Hemerocallis 'Stella de Oro' (Day Lily 'Stella de Oro'): Pale yellow fragrant flowers with a darker yellow throat. Grass-like green foliage. Hardy. Up to 50cm. [Collect Only]
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.
Hesperantha coccinea 'Major' (Schizostylis (former name))
Hesperantha coccinea 'Major' (Schizostylis (former name)): Bright red flowers on slender stems in late summer
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]
Hosta 'Fire and Ice'
Hosta 'Fire and Ice': A fine mid-sized form, with twisted leaves with dark green edges and white centres. Lilac flowers in summer. Hardy. Up to 50cm. AGM [Collect Only]
Hosta 'Fireworks' (PBR)
Hosta 'Fireworks' (PBR): Gleaming ivory leaves with multi-hued green leaf edge markings. Very upright habit.
Hosta 'Patriot'
Hosta 'Patriot': Large green leaves cleanly edged in white. Lilac flowers in summer. [Collect Only]
Hosta 'Sum and Substance'
Hosta 'Sum and Substance': Large, bright green leaves. lavender flowers, good in shade or sun. [Collect Only]
Inula ensifolia
Inula ensifolia: A low-growing perennial with lance-shaped leaves and bright yellow daisy-like flowers. Good for front of border. Hardy. Up to 40cm.
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 ensata 'Light at Dawn' (Japanese iris)
Iris ensata 'Light at Dawn' (Japanese iris): Large, white, very open, almost flat flowers with purple picotee edging.
Iris siberica 'Moon Silk' (Siberian Iris)
Iris siberica 'Moon Silk' (Siberian Iris): Lovely pale-yellow flowers with whiter petal tips over strappy green foliage. Prefers moist soil. Makes a bold clump. Hardy. Up to 1m. [Collect Only]
Iris sibirica 'Gull's Wing' (Siberian Iris)
Iris sibirica 'Gull's Wing' (Siberian Iris): Pure white flowers with a greeny yellow throat, over strappy green foliage. Prefers moist soil. Makes a bold clump. Hardy. Up to 1m. [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.
Iris sibirica 'Silver Edge' (Siberian Iris)
Iris sibirica 'Silver Edge' (Siberian Iris): Rich purple flowers with a fine silver picotee petal edge. [Collect Only]
Jeffersonia diphylla (Twinleaf)
Jeffersonia diphylla (Twinleaf): White single cup-shaped flowers above clumps of unusual bi-lobed leaves on long stalks. Prefers moist, humus-rich soil in shade.
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]
Knautia macedonica
Knautia macedonica: Lovely dark pink, scabious-like flowers from early to late summer.
Knautia macedonica 'Mars Midget'
Knautia macedonica 'Mars Midget': A more compact form of Knautia with dark-pink/red scabious like flowers above a mound of grey-green foliage. Hardy. Up to 40cm.
Kniphofia 'Alcazar' (Red hot poker)
Kniphofia 'Alcazar' (Red hot poker): Tall spikes of vibrant red-orange flowers opening to a paler yellow to give a two-tone effect. Strappy green foliage. Hardy. Up to 1.2m.
Kniphofia 'Bees Lemon' (Red hot poker)
Kniphofia 'Bees Lemon' (Red hot poker): Short lemony green flower spikes over slender foliage [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]
Lamium orvala
Lamium orvala: A woodland perennial with large, crushed strawberry colour, lipped flowers in early summer.
Lamium orvala (white form)
Lamium orvala (white form): A woodland perennial with large, white, lipped flowers in late spring
Lamprocapnos spectabilis (Bleeding Heart, Dicentra)
Lamprocapnos spectabilis (Bleeding Heart, Dicentra): Arching stems with hanging, heart shaped pink flowers. A spring classic. [Collect Only]
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.
Lathyrus vernus (Spring pea)
Lathyrus vernus (Spring pea): Two-tone purple and pink pea-like flowers in early spring
Leontopodium alpinum subsp. alpinum (Edelweiss)
Leontopodium alpinum subsp. alpinum (Edelweiss): Edelweiss. Grey-green leaves and short woolly, unusual white flowers. Prefers good drainage and full sun. Hardy. Up to 20cm.
Leucanthemum ' Fiona Coghill' (Shasta daisy)
Leucanthemum ' Fiona Coghill' (Shasta daisy): Huge fluffy white flowers with a creamy yellow centre. [Collect Only]
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Aglaia' (Shasta Daisy)
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Aglaia' (Shasta Daisy): Double, frilly white flowers in late summer and autumn.
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Becky' (Shasta daisy)
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Becky' (Shasta daisy): Shasta daisy with clean white flowers with golden centre. Long flowering season. Ideal for sunny border. Hardy. Up to 1m.
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
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Sonnenschein' (Shasta daisy)
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Sonnenschein' (Shasta daisy): Shasta daisy with pale yellow flowers with golden centre. Excellent for cutting. Long flowering season. Hardy. Up to 90cm
Leucanthemum x supermum 'Broadway Lights' (PBR) (Shasta daisy)
Leucanthemum x supermum 'Broadway Lights' (PBR) (Shasta daisy): Shasta daisy with yellow flowers fading to white, with golden centre. Good for sunny border. Long flowering season. Hardy. Up to 40cm.
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.
Ligularia dentata 'Desdemona'
Ligularia dentata 'Desdemona': Large orange daisy-like flowers over rounded greeny-bronze foliage with purple undersides.
Ligusticum lucidum
Ligusticum lucidum: Rarely seen clump forming perennial with frothy green leaves and umbels of white cow-parsley-like flowers in early summer.
Ligusticum scoticum (Scottish Lovage)
Ligusticum scoticum (Scottish Lovage): Native plant with white umbels above mound of green leaves. Celery like leaves. Up to 60cm. Hardy
Liriope muscari (Blue turf lily,)
Liriope muscari (Blue turf lily,): Spikes of vibrant purple flowers in autumn, evergreen strappy foliage.
Liriope muscari 'Big Blue' (Blue turf lily)
Liriope muscari 'Big Blue' (Blue turf lily): Spikes of vibrant purple flowers in autumn, larger than the usual form, evergreen strappy foliage. Good for dry shade. Hardy. Up to 50cm
Liriope muscari 'Okina' (Blue turf lily)
Liriope muscari 'Okina' (Blue turf lily): Unusual bleached white strappy foliage, speckled green with age. Spikes of vibrant purple flowers in autumn, black berries. Hardy
Lobelia cardinalis 'Russian Princess' (Cardinal flower)
Lobelia cardinalis 'Russian Princess' (Cardinal flower): Upright spikes of red leaves, topped with fuchsia pink flowers.
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.
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 flos-cuculi 'Jenny' (PBR) (Ragged Robin 'Jenny')
Lychnis flos-cuculi 'Jenny' (PBR) (Ragged Robin 'Jenny'): A lovely double, bright pink form of our native Ragged Robin
Lychnis x arkwrightii 'Vesuvius' (Campion)
Lychnis x arkwrightii 'Vesuvius' (Campion): Striking perennial with bronze-green leaves and vibrant orange-red star-shaped flowers with notched petals. Hardy. Up to 45cm. [Collect Only]
Lythrum salicaria 'Blush' (Loostrife 'Blush')
Lythrum salicaria 'Blush' (Loostrife 'Blush'): Tapering, sturdy spikes of soft pink flowers in mid to late summer.
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.
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.
Milium effusum 'Aureum' (Bowles's golden grass)
Milium effusum 'Aureum' (Bowles's golden grass): Semi-evergreen grass with bright golden foliage with delicate golden flowers in the summer. Prefers partial shade. Hardy. Up to 50cm. AGM.
Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light' (Miscanthus 'Morning Light')
Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light' (Miscanthus 'Morning Light'): Elegant grass sporting fine green leaves with silvery-white central stripee. Flowers in late summer. [Collect Only]
Miscanthus transmorissonensis
Miscanthus transmorissonensis: Tall elegant, evergreen grass with arching stems of silvery grey flower heads. Flowers held well above the foliage. Hardy. Up to 1.2m.
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.
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.
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.
Monarda 'Fireball' (PBR) (Bee Balm/Bergamot)
Monarda 'Fireball' (PBR) (Bee Balm/Bergamot): Whorls of scarlet-red flowers above clumps of lance-like aromatic foliage. Long flowering in mid- to late-summer. Prefers a moist soil.
Morina longifolia
Morina longifolia: Whorls of white tubular flowers which age to pink, above prickly rosettes of glossy dark green aromatic leaves. Hardy. Up to 90cm.
Mukdenia rossii
Mukdenia rossii: Short plump spikes of white flowers in spring, but mainly grown for its foliage which turns brilliant red in autumn
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.
Nepeta racemosa 'Snowflake' (Catmint)
Nepeta racemosa 'Snowflake' (Catmint): Compact variety of catmint forming mounds of silvery foliage and masses of clear white flowers. Loved by bees. Hardy. Up to 45cm.
Nepeta racemosa 'Walker's Low' (Catmint)
Nepeta racemosa 'Walker's Low' (Catmint): Forms neat mounds of silvery green foliage, topped with masses of lavender blue flowers in early summer
Nepeta x faasenii 'Junior Walker' (Catmint)
Nepeta x faasenii 'Junior Walker' (Catmint): A more compact variety of catmint with mounds of aromatic silvery green foliage and lavender blue flowers.Hardy. Up to 40cm.
Oenothera macrocarpa (Missouri evening primrose)
Oenothera macrocarpa (Missouri evening primrose): Huge trumpet shaped yellow flowers through mid-summer on a low, spreading plant.
Omphalodes cappadocica 'Cherry Ingram' (Navelwort)
Omphalodes cappadocica 'Cherry Ingram' (Navelwort): An early spring flowering perennial with lustrous leaves and pretty deep blue flowers in early spring.
Omphalodes verna 'Alba'
Omphalodes verna 'Alba': Small, pure white open flowers in early spring over bright green foliage. Steadily spreads to cover the ground
Ophiopogon planescapus 'Nigrescens' (Black lilyturf)
Ophiopogon planescapus 'Nigrescens' (Black lilyturf): Jet back strappy leaves and purplish flowers in mid-summer. Widely and rightly used in modern planting schemes against silvery plants and paving.
Origanum 'Kent Beauty' (Marjoram 'Kent Beauty')
Origanum 'Kent Beauty' (Marjoram 'Kent Beauty'): Largely grown for it's attractive flowers which hang from this low growing plant like pink hops.
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.
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 'Raven'
Penstemon 'Raven': Darkest purple-red tubular flowers over semi-evergreen foliage.
Penstemon 'Sour Grapes' (Syn. Stapleford Gem)
Penstemon 'Sour Grapes' (Syn. Stapleford Gem): Purple-blue tubular flowers with a metallic sheen and patches of white in the throat. Protect from hard frosts. To 60cm.
Penstemon 'White Bedder' (Snowstorm)
Penstemon 'White Bedder' (Snowstorm): Pure white tubular flowers over semi-evergreen foliage
Penstemon heterophyllus 'Heavenly Blue'
Penstemon heterophyllus 'Heavenly Blue': More compact, masses of blue tubular flowers touched with pink. Long-flowering and loved by bees. Protect from hard frosts. To 50cm.
Perovskia 'Blue Spire' (Russian Sage)
Perovskia 'Blue Spire' (Russian Sage): Fine spikes of purple flowers on silver stems. Lovely winter stem effect.
Perovskia 'Filigran' (Russian Sage)
Perovskia 'Filigran' (Russian Sage): Silvery foliage & spikes of purple flowers in mid-summer. More upright than other cultivars. Lovely winter stem effect. Hardy. Up to 1.5m. [Collect Only]
Persicaria affinis 'Darjeeling Red'
Persicaria affinis 'Darjeeling Red': Semi-evergreen mat-forming perennial with green narrow leaves that turn bronze over winter. Spikes of pink poker-like flowers which darken with age.
Petrorhagia saxifraga (Tunic flower)
Petrorhagia saxifraga (Tunic flower): Low growing with masses of pale pink flowers and fine thin leaves. Good in alpine troughs or rock gardens. Hardy. Up to 15cm. AGM.
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.
Phlomis russeliana (Turkish sage)
Phlomis russeliana (Turkish sage): Whorls of lemon yellow flowers rise above mats of grey-green rough leaves. [Collect Only]
Phlox divaricata 'Clouds of Perfume'
Phlox divaricata 'Clouds of Perfume': Deliciously scented and delicate pale blue flowers which are long-lasting. Prefers some partial shade. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Phlox divaricata 'White Perfume'
Phlox divaricata 'White Perfume': Deliciously scented and delicate pure white flowers which are long-lasting. Prefers some partial shade. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Phlox paniculata 'David' (Phlox)
Phlox paniculata 'David' (Phlox): An excellent phlox with clean white flowers and a delightful scent. [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]
Phlox subulata 'Bavaria' (Moss phlox 'Bavaria)
Phlox subulata 'Bavaria' (Moss phlox 'Bavaria): A carpet of pure white flowers with a purple eye in early summer
Phlox subulata 'Lilacina' (Moss phlox)
Phlox subulata 'Lilacina' (Moss phlox): Pale blue star-like flowers above a cushion of hairy narrow leaves. Good for alpine beds or rockeries. Hardy. Up to 15cm.
Phlox subulata 'Temiskaming' (Moss phlox)
Phlox subulata 'Temiskaming' (Moss phlox): A carpet of vibrant pink flowers in early summer
Pimpinella tripartita
Pimpinella tripartita: White, small cow-parsley-like flowers above dark green lobed leaves. May self-seed. Said to cope with dry shade. Hardy. Up to 60cm.
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]
Podophyllum peltatum (May apple)
Podophyllum peltatum (May apple): Large umbrella like leaves, with white waxy flowers beneath. A fine woodland plant
Polemonium 'Bressingham Purple' (Polbres) (PBR) (Jacob's Ladder 'Bressingham Purple')
Polemonium 'Bressingham Purple' (Polbres) (PBR) (Jacob's Ladder 'Bressingham Purple'): Striking purple foliage topped with purplish blue flowers in early summer.
Polemonium 'Northern Lights' (Jacob's Ladder 'Northern Lights')
Polemonium 'Northern Lights' (Jacob's Ladder 'Northern Lights'): Heavenly scented, compact form of Jacob's Ladder, with warm blue flowers
Polemonium caeruleum f. albiflorum (Jacob's Ladder - white form)
Polemonium caeruleum f. albiflorum (Jacob's Ladder - white form): Clusters of pure white flowers over foliage with leaflets arranged in pairs - hence the common name.
Polemonium reptans 'Blue Pearl'
Polemonium reptans 'Blue Pearl': Attractive, low-growing form with fresh green ferny foliage and sky-blue bell-like flowers. Hardy. Up to 30cm. [Collect Only]
Polemonium reptans 'Stairway to Heaven' (PBR) (Jacob's Ladder)
Polemonium reptans 'Stairway to Heaven' (PBR) (Jacob's Ladder): Superb variety with attractive variegated foliage and lavender blue flowers.
Polemonium reptans 'Touch of Class' (PBR) (Jacob's Ladder)
Polemonium reptans 'Touch of Class' (PBR) (Jacob's Ladder): Attractive, low-growing form with variegated ferny foliage and pale-blue bell-like flowers. Hardy. Up to 40cm. [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]
Potentilla 'Arc-en-ciel' (Cinquefoil)
Potentilla 'Arc-en-ciel' (Cinquefoil): Double, rich red flowers flecked with yellow at the petal edges. Easy and trouble-free plant, ideal for well drained borders in sun or part shade
Potentilla 'Blazeaway' (Cinquefoil)
Potentilla 'Blazeaway' (Cinquefoil): Zingy orange flowers, flecked with yellow and red in summer over clumps of dark green foliage. Hardy. Up to 50cm. [Collect Only]
Potentilla 'Emilie' (Cinquefoil)
Potentilla 'Emilie' (Cinquefoil): Large, mahogany red flowers with gold markings at the outer petal margins.
Potentilla 'Gibsons Scarlet' (Cinquefoil)
Potentilla 'Gibsons Scarlet' (Cinquefoil): Loose sprays of single crimson flowers in summer. Long flowering period.
Potentilla 'William Rollisson' (Cinquefoil)
Potentilla 'William Rollisson' (Cinquefoil): Scarlet-orange, double flowers with flashes of yellow. A brilliant splash of colour in hot colour schemes [Collect Only]
Potentilla atrosanguinea (Cinquefoil)
Potentilla atrosanguinea (Cinquefoil): Bright scarlet flowers over silvery foliage. Great for stony or poor soils in full sun.
Potentilla nepalensis 'Miss Willmott' (Cinquefoil)
Potentilla nepalensis 'Miss Willmott' (Cinquefoil): Cherry pink flowers with a darker centre above dark green strawberrry-like foliage.
Primula 'Don Keefe'
Primula 'Don Keefe': Glowing scarlet-orange primrose-like flowers on a sturdy stem.
Primula 'Francisca'
Primula 'Francisca': Really unusual variety with green/acid yellow flowers.
Primula 'Wanda'
Primula 'Wanda': Low growing primula with bright purplish red flowers in early spring
Primula beesiana (Candelabra primula)
Primula beesiana (Candelabra primula): Whorls of pink flowers on tall stems. Ideal for naturalising in damp ground near ponds.
Primula bulleyana
Primula bulleyana: Upright tall stems of bright orange-yellow flowers from a rosette of green leaves. Likes damp borders. Hardy. Up to 60cm.
Primula denticulata (Drumstick primula)
Primula denticulata (Drumstick primula): Round heads of purple, occasionally white flowers above a rosette of green leaves.
Primula denticulata 'Rubin' (Drumstick primula)
Primula denticulata 'Rubin' (Drumstick primula): Dark pink/magenta balls of flowers on sturdy stems. [Collect Only]
Primula denticulata var. alba (Drumstick primula - white)
Primula denticulata var. alba (Drumstick primula - white): Pure white balls of flowers on sturdy stems.
Primula japonica 'Alba' (Candelabra primula)
Primula japonica 'Alba' (Candelabra primula): Whorls of white flowers on tall stems, rising from a rosette of green leaves. [Collect Only]
Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'
Primula rosea 'Grandiflora': Bright pink flowers with a yellow centre on an erect stem, may flower before the leaves open. Prefers moist soil. Hardy. Up to 20cm.
Primula sieboldii 'Winter Dreams' (Japanese Woodland Primula)
Primula sieboldii 'Winter Dreams' (Japanese Woodland Primula): Palest pink flowers with snowflake effect petals.
Primula sikkimensis (Himalayan cowslip)
Primula sikkimensis (Himalayan cowslip): Tall stems with clusters of pendulous pale yellow funnel-shaped scented flowers, rising from a rosette of green leaves. Up to 40cm.
Primula vulgaris (Primrose)
Primula vulgaris (Primrose): The much loved wild primrose which self-seeds merrily here at the nursery. [Collect Only]
Primula vulgaris 'Drumcliff' (Primrose)
Primula vulgaris 'Drumcliff' (Primrose): Palest pink flowers over glossy olive-green foliage. One of a range of new dark-leaved primulas from Ireland. [Collect Only]
Primula vulgaris 'Innisfree' (Primrose)
Primula vulgaris 'Innisfree' (Primrose): Dark, velvety red flowers over very dark green foliage. One of the new range of wonderful dark leaved primroses from Ireland [Collect Only]
Pulmonaria 'Blue Ensign' (Lungwort)
Pulmonaria 'Blue Ensign' (Lungwort): Rich blue flowers in spring. A reliable hardy perennial
Pulmonaria 'Cotton Cool' (Lungwort)
Pulmonaria 'Cotton Cool' (Lungwort): Slender leaves, so heavily spotted that they're almost completely silver. Classic pulmonaria purple/blue/pink flowers.
Pulmonaria 'Majeste' (Lungwort)
Pulmonaria 'Majeste' (Lungwort): Large, heavily silvered leaves and purplish pink flowers in spring
Pulmonaria 'Moonshine' (PBR) (Lungwort)
Pulmonaria 'Moonshine' (PBR) (Lungwort): Silver leaves edged in green are the star of this plant, with pale blue bell-shaped flowers. Good mildew resistance. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Pulmonaria 'Opal' (Ocupol) (Lungwort 'Opal')
Pulmonaria 'Opal' (Ocupol) (Lungwort 'Opal'): Palest ice-blue flowers over dark green leaves splashed with silver [Collect Only]
Pulmonaria 'Trevi Fountain' (Pulmonaria 'Trevi Fountain')
Pulmonaria 'Trevi Fountain' (Pulmonaria 'Trevi Fountain'): Long flowering, with blue flowers over silver-speckled leaves in spring. [Collect Only]
Pulmonaria longifolia 'Diana Clare' (Lungwort)
Pulmonaria longifolia 'Diana Clare' (Lungwort): Long, slender silver foliage and purple flowers in spring. [Collect Only]
Pulmonaria officinalis 'Sissinghurst White' (Lungwort 'Sissinghurst White')
Pulmonaria officinalis 'Sissinghurst White' (Lungwort 'Sissinghurst White'): Clusters of pure white flowers in spring over white spotted green leaves.
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
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]
Rheum palmatum 'Atrosanguineum' (Ornamental rhubarb)
Rheum palmatum 'Atrosanguineum' (Ornamental rhubarb): Very large, deeply dissected green leaves with plum-coloured undersides. Sprays of rich 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]
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 '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.
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 maxima (Coneflower)
Rudbeckia maxima (Coneflower): Very tall, upright Rudbeckia with large, bright yellow cones with black eyes in late summer
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 'Caradonna' (Balkan Clary)
Salvia nemorosa 'Caradonna' (Balkan Clary): Rich purple spikes in early summer - just in time for Chelsea Flower Show at which is widely used
Salvia nemorosa 'Ostfriesland' (Balkan Clary)
Salvia nemorosa 'Ostfriesland' (Balkan Clary): Masses of upright spikes of purple flowers in mid summer. Easy and trouble free
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 verticillata 'Purple Rain' (Whorled Sage)
Salvia verticillata 'Purple Rain' (Whorled Sage): Purple flowers on slightly arching stems above soft, grey-green leaves.
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]
Salvia x sylvestris 'Schneehugel'
Salvia x sylvestris 'Schneehugel': White flower spikes above grey-green leaves. Flower over a long season from mid-summer. Bees love it! Hardy. Up to 50cm. [Collect Only]
Sanguinaria canadensis (Bloodroot)
Sanguinaria canadensis (Bloodroot): White flowers with prominent yellow anthers above blue-grey rounded leaves Prefers partial shade. Hardy. Up to 50cm.
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.
Sanguisorba tenuifolia 'Alba'
Sanguisorba tenuifolia 'Alba': Soft arching white bottle-brush flowers over fine, frondy foliage. [Collect Only]
Saxifraga 'Southside Seedling'
Saxifraga 'Southside Seedling': Rosettes of green fleshy leaves, wiry stems topped with white flowers, blotched with red in spring. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Saxifraga 'Wada'
Saxifraga 'Wada': Glossy, green leaves with red undersides. Red stems bearing clouds of white star-like flowers in the autumn. Up to 50cm.
Saxifraga fortunei 'Shiranami'
Saxifraga fortunei 'Shiranami': Rosettes of green lobed leaves, wiry stems topped with double pure white flowers in late summer/early autumn. Hardy. Up to 25cm.
Saxifraga x urbium (London Pride)
Saxifraga x urbium (London Pride): Wiry stems topped with dainty pale pink flowers over ground evergreen rosettes of green leaves with creamy yellow markings.
Saxifraga x urbium 'Variegata' (London Pride)
Saxifraga x urbium 'Variegata' (London Pride): Wiry stems topped with dainty pale pink flowers over ground evergreen rosettes of green leaves with creamy yellow markings.
Scabiosa 'Butterfly Blue' (Scabious Irish Perpetual)
Scabiosa 'Butterfly Blue' (Scabious Irish Perpetual): Large cornflower blue frilled flowers over lance-shaped grey-green foliage. Semi-evergreen, very long flowering season.
Scabiosa caucasica 'Miss Willmott'
Scabiosa caucasica 'Miss Willmott': Large ice-white flowers over lance-shaped grey-green foliage [Collect Only]
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 spathulifolium 'Purpureum' (Purple stonecrop)
Sedum spathulifolium 'Purpureum' (Purple stonecrop): Mat forming, fleshy purple rosettes with an attractive grey cast when young. Yellow flowers in 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.
Selinum filicifolium
Selinum filicifolium: Glossy, green ferny foliage and umbels of white flowers with a green ruff in mid-summer. Prefers a sunny spot. Hardy. Up to 30cm. [Collect Only]
Selinum wallichianum (Wallich milk parsley)
Selinum wallichianum (Wallich milk parsley): Stately umbellifer with large white heads atop large lacy leaves
Sempervivum 'Kramer's Spinrad' (Houseleek)
Sempervivum 'Kramer's Spinrad' (Houseleek): Attractive form with delicate webbing and two tone red/green leaves.
Sidalcea 'Croftway Red' (Prairie mallow)
Sidalcea 'Croftway Red' (Prairie mallow): Spikes of deep pink flowers in mid-summer over rounded bright green leaves. [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 '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]
Stachys officinalis 'Hummelo' (Betony)
Stachys officinalis 'Hummelo' (Betony): Upright spikes of rosy purple flowers above pointed dark green foliage. Very attractive to bees [Collect Only]
Stipa gigantea (Golden oats)
Stipa gigantea (Golden oats): Evergreen grass with tall stems and panicles of oat-like purple-green flowers which ripen to gold. Up to 2m. [Collect Only]
Stipa tenuissima 'Wind Whispers'
Stipa tenuissima 'Wind Whispers': Soft plumes of very tactile grass from early summer. Stands well through winter
Stokesia laevis 'Blue Star' (Stoke's aster)
Stokesia laevis 'Blue Star' (Stoke's aster): Large fluffy blue flowers in mid-summer, slender green leaves.
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.
Stokesia laevis 'Purple Parasols' (Stoke's aster)
Stokesia laevis 'Purple Parasols' (Stoke's aster): Large, fluffy purple flowers over slender grey-green foliage
Strobilanthes attenuata
Strobilanthes attenuata: Deep blue curved flowers in late summer over soft slightly furry leaves
Symphytum orientale (White comfrey)
Symphytum orientale (White comfrey): Pure white flowers in early summer. Not a spreading comfrey, it self-seeds around gently instead.
Tellima grandiflora (Fringecups)
Tellima grandiflora (Fringecups): Mounds of tinted foliage topped with arching sprays of green, pink-lipped flowers. A great shade plant. [Collect Only]
Tellima grandiflora 'Forest Frost' (Fringecups)
Tellima grandiflora 'Forest Frost' (Fringecups): Slender spikes of pinkish flowers late spring to mid-summer. Semi-evergreen reddish foliage. Great in shade. Height to 30cm. Hardy
Thalictrum 'Anne' (Meadow rue 'Anne')
Thalictrum 'Anne' (Meadow rue 'Anne'): Tall, stately plant with a froth of pinkish-white flowers in mid-summer [Collect Only]
Thalictrum 'Black Stockings' (Meadow rue 'Black Stockings')
Thalictrum 'Black Stockings' (Meadow rue 'Black Stockings'): Fluffy flowerheads, darker purple than T. aquilegiifolium and with dark, near black stems. Hence the saucy name. [Collect Only]
Thalictrum 'Elin' (Meadow rue 'Elin')
Thalictrum 'Elin' (Meadow rue 'Elin'): Tallest of the Thalictrums we grow with huge heads of lavender and yellow flowers in mid-late summer. [Collect Only]
Thalictrum 'Purplelicious'
Thalictrum 'Purplelicious': A new variety which is a more compact plant. Fluffy heads of lilac purple flowers on dark stems in early summer. Hardy. Up to 40cm.
Thalictrum aquilegiifolium
Thalictrum aquilegiifolium: Fluffy heads of pale pink or white flowers in early summer [Collect Only]
Thalictrum aquilegiifolium 'Album' (Meadow rue, white)
Thalictrum aquilegiifolium 'Album' (Meadow rue, white): Clouds of fluffy white flowers in spring, foliage looks like an aquilegia, but much taller. [Collect Only]
Thalictrum rochebrunianum (Meadow rue, Lavender meadow rue)
Thalictrum rochebrunianum (Meadow rue, Lavender meadow rue): Airy sprays of lavender flowers with yellow stamens on tall purple-tinged stems
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.
Tiarella 'Pink Bouquet' (Foam flower)
Tiarella 'Pink Bouquet' (Foam flower): A constant supply of palest pink flower spikes from spring to mid-summer. Soft maple shaped green leaves with slim dark central markings
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 '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]
Trifolium ochroleucon (Sulphur Clover)
Trifolium ochroleucon (Sulphur Clover): Spikes of creamy yellow clover-like flowers above three-lobed foliage. Re-flowers if cut back. Good for bees. Hardy. Up to 50cm.
Trifolium rubens 'Red Feather' (Ornamental clover)
Trifolium rubens 'Red Feather' (Ornamental clover): Fat spikes of red clover-like flowers above three-lobed foliage.
Trollius 'Lemon Queen (Globeflower)
Trollius 'Lemon Queen (Globeflower): A clump-forming perennial with glossy deeply divided leaves. Pale yellow flowers in late spring and early summer.
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.
Verbena officinalis 'Bampton'
Verbena officinalis 'Bampton': Attractive plant with dark purple foliage and upright, wiry stems with delicate purple flowers. Long flowering.
Veronica gentianoides (Gentian Speedwell)
Veronica gentianoides (Gentian Speedwell): Short spikes of pale-blue flowers above rosettes of evergreen glossy leaves. Good for the edge of a border. Hardy. Up to 45cm.
Veronica longifolia (Long-leaved speedwell)
Veronica longifolia (Long-leaved speedwell): Tall spires of blue flowers above long, slender foliage.
Veronica longifolia 'Charlotte' (PBR) (v)
Veronica longifolia 'Charlotte' (PBR) (v): Spikes of white flowers, slender variegated leaves.
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.
Veronica spicata 'Rotfuchs'
Veronica spicata 'Rotfuchs': Spikes of deep pink flowers over a mound of shiny green leaves. Long-flowering and excellent as a cut flower. Hardy. Up to 40cm. [Collect Only]
Veronica spicata 'Silver Carpet'
Veronica spicata 'Silver Carpet': Low-growing plant with silvery foliage and short spikes of deep purple-blue flowers. Good for edging a border. Hardy. Up to 25cm.
Veronica spicata 'Ulster Dwarf Blue'
Veronica spicata 'Ulster Dwarf Blue': Compact variety with spires of blue flowers above bright green lance shaped foliage. Prefers a sunny spot. Hardy. Up to 30cm.
Veronicastrum virginicum ' Adoration' (Culver's Root)
Veronicastrum virginicum ' Adoration' (Culver's Root): Slender spikes of lilac-pink flowers above rising whorls of slender green leaves. [Collect Only]
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Album' (Culver's Root)
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Album' (Culver's Root): Slender spikes of white flowers above rising whorls of slender green leaves. [Collect Only]
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Fascination' (Culver's Root)
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Fascination' (Culver's Root): One of the best cultivars with tall tapering spires of warm purple/blue flowers in mid-summer [Collect Only]
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Pink Glow' (Culver's Root)
Veronicastrum virginicum 'Pink Glow' (Culver's Root): Slender spikes of pale pink flowers above rising whorls of slender green leaves. [Collect Only]
Vinca minor 'Gertrude Jekyll'
Vinca minor 'Gertrude Jekyll': A compact mat-forming evergreen perennial with trailing stems of dark green leaves. White flowers from mid spring to autumn. [Collect Only]