Aloe aristata £6.50 Lace Aloe
(Previously Aloe aristata.)
A fairly hardy quick growing succulent with neat rosettes of green leaves with soft white spines. Spikes of pink flowers in spring.
Canna 'Cannova' £6.50 Indian Shot
Compact long-flowering Canna with bright red, orange or yellow flowers all summer, for pots & tropical bedding schemes. Rich moist, well drained soil in full sun.
Quick View Oenothera macrocarpa £5.00 Missouri Primrose
Long flowering Evening Primrose with large lemon-yellow flowers from July to September. Low spreading habit makes it ideal for ground cover in a sunny spot.
Quick View Gomphostigma virgatum £6.00 Otter bush
Buddleja relative from South Africa where it grows alongside rivers with its roots at the water's edge. It is an evergreen, shrubby perennial with narrow grey leaves & small fragrant white flowers from mid summer to autumn.
Quick View Coreopsis verticillata 'Golden Gain' £5.00 Tickseed
Lovely cultivar with very narrow leaves and soft, primrose-yellow daisies from June-Sept. Very drought tolerant. Grow in well drained soil in full sun. Loved by bees and butterflies
Quick View Salvia 'African Sky' £6.50
Hardy shrubby Salvia with masses of sky blue flowers in summer, from July until first frost. For a sunny well-drained border. Prune lightly in the spring, and take cuttings to replace old plants.
Radermachera sinica £6.50 China Doll
An attractive and popular evergreen house plant, with finely cut leaves. Likes bright light. But no hot sun under glass.
Quick View Aster trifoliatus ssp. ageratoides 'Asran' £5.00
Masses of small pale lavender flowers from September to November. Makes a steadily increasing clump, good with grasses, other Asters and Chrysanthemums. Good soil in sun to part shade. Mildew free.
Quick View Clematis 'Paul Farges' £9.50
Lovely,long-flowering vigorous cultivar with masses of slightly fragrant, white flowers to 1.5 inches across from June to September.
Ricinus communis 'New Zealand Purple' £6.50 Castor Oil Plant
Frost-tender shrub with dark purple jungly foliage, and attractive pink flowers, followed by spiny fruit. Dramatic quick-growing bedding plant. POISONOUS.
Quick View Potentilla 'Esta Ann' £5.00 Cinquefoil
Single, bright-yellow flowers with a red centre in late summer. Ideal for softening the edge or filling gaps in the front of the border. Low growing/ trailing
Cyperus esculenta £5.00 Chufa, Tiger Nut
A frost tender sedge, with umbrella like flowers. Produces edible tubers called Tiger Nuts.
Quick View Gladiolus papilio 'Ruby' £6.00
A cultivar of this hardy species with large beautiful flowers from June to August. Fully hardy in well-drained soil in sun, or in pots of gritty loamy compost.
Chlidanthus fragrans £7.00
A tender bulbous plant with very scented, yellow trumpet flowers from June to July. Hardy in mild gardens, in cold areas grow in pots.