Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop'£5.00Bugle
Excellent ground cover perennial with very dark leaves and spikes of dark blue flowers from April to June.
Allium carinatum subsp. pulchellum f. album£6.00White-flowered Keeled Garlic
A beautiful Allium of modest size, to around 60cm (18") high, forming clumps of narrow leaves from which errupt masses of white flowers, reminiscent of fireworks.
Allium senescens subsp. glaucum£6.00
A late flowering Allium for the front of a sunny border in well-drained soil, flowering May to August. The attractive twisted grey leaves contrast with the lilac pink flowers.
Ampelaster (Aster) carolinianus£6.00Climbing Carolina Aster, Michaelmas Daisy
Rarely offered, this US native produces masses of pale mauve - pink flowers very late in the year, a much appreciated source of food for bees and butterflies.
Amsonia 'Ernst Pagels'£5.00Eastern Blue Star
A bushy perennial with narrow leaves topped with star-shaped pale blue flowers in early summer. Fairly drought tolerant. Reasonable soil in sun/ part shade.
Anemone hupehensis 'Praecox'£6.00Japanese Anemone
One of the earliest flowering of the Japanese Anemones, often flowering at the beginning of August. Single medium violet-purple flowers. Grow in moist, well drained soil in sun/ part shade.
A small plant for moist soil in sun to part-shade with pale yellow flowers over mounds of finely cut leaves. It does well in a woodland setting or on a rockery, not too dry. Flowers June to July, the fluffy seedheads which follow are attractive too.
Asarum proboscideum£5.00Mouse Tail Plant
For edging a damp shady border this low-growing spreading plant has intriguing flowers reminiscent of mouse tails, nestling amongst glossy green leaves.
Aster lateriflorus horizontalis£5.00Horizontal Calico Aster
A late flowering, bushy perennial with masses of tiny pink-centred white flowers held on horizontal branches. Flowers August-October. For a well drained sunny spot. Attracts pollinators
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.
Begonia grandis ‘Herons Pirouette’£6.00Hardy Begonia
Hardy in most gardens, this cultivar has larger flower clusters, with masses of shell pink flowers over a long period. Lovely with Hostas etc.
Calamintha nepeta 'White Cloud'£5.00Lesser Calamint
An aromatic perennial making soft mounds of scented, grey leaves & masses of small white flowers throughout summer. A great filler for a sunny border and highly attractive to Bees.
Caltha palustris£5.00King Cup, Marsh Marigold
This British native produces cheerful, shiny, yellow flowers in spring. For shallow water or a bog garden.
Campanula cochleariifolia 'Elizabeth Oliver'£5.00Bellflower
Name unceratin. Small mat forming perennial with masses of small, double, pendant bell-shaped, pale lavender flowers from June-August. Grow in well drained soil in full sun.
Campanula portenschlagiana 'Catharina'£5.00Wall Bellflower
A delightful little perennial with masses of violet-blue, upward facing, bell-shaped flowers. Perfect for rockeries, pots or border edges. Will grow into the cracks of walls and paving.
Campanula takesimana 'Elizabeth'£6.00Korean bellflower
Spreading perennial forming ground covering mats of foliage. Dusky-pink speckled bell-shaped flowers are held on upright stems, from June to September. For moist but well drained soil in sun or part shade.