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.
Anemone hupehensis 'Praecox' £6.00 Japanese 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.
Buddleja 'Lochinch' £8.50 Lindley's Butterfly Bush
Long arching panicles of dark violet flowers from September to October. For fertile, well drained soil in full sun. Deadhead after flowering then cut hard back in spring. Adored by butterflies.
Quick View Buddleja davidii 'Black Knight' £8.50 Butterfly Bush
Racemes of scented violet-blue flowers from late summer-autumn. For fertile, well drained soil in full sun. Deadhead after flowering and cut hard back in spring. Butterfly plant. Height to 2.5m (8ft) AGM.
Quick View Buddleja alternifolia 'Argentea' £9.50 Butterfly Bush
Large shrub with narrow silvery leaves on arching stems. Pendant racemes of scented mauve flowers in early summer which are loved by butterflies.
Calamintha nepeta 'White Cloud' £5.00 Lesser 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.
Callistemon 'Perth Pink' £9.50 £7.60 Bottlebrush
Evergreen shrub from Australia with bright pink bottlebrush flowers in spring and autumn. For a sheltered, frost free garden or a cool conservatory.
Campanula portenschlagiana 'Catharina' £5.00 Wall 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.
Carex buchananii f. viridis 'Green Twist' £5.00 Leatherleaf Sedge
A form with olive green, rather than the normal brown, leaves. These are very narrow, with curling brown tips and make a dense upright clump, suitable for growing as a specimen, or in a mixed planting in a container. Cool season.
Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Dark Knight' £6.50 Bluebeard
A cultivar with deep purple flowers and grey-green leaves. Grow in well drained soil in full sun. A good butterfly plant, flowering in late summer.
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
Dianthus carthusianorum £6.00 German pink
A great plant for hot dry summers. Wiry stems carry scented, bright magenta flowers from June-Sept. Ideal for a gravel garden, rockery, dry bank on sandy or chalky soils.
Quick View Elymus magellanicus £5.00 Magellan rye grass
One of the best blue grasses with narrow, intense blue leaves and almost prostrate flower spikes in summer.
Eryngium bourgatii £5.00 Sea Holly
A striking perennial with electric-blue, thistle-like flowers in mid-summer. For well drained soil in full sun.
Quick View Euonymus alatus 'Compactus' £6.50 Winged Spindle Tree
A dwarfer form of our native Spindle, forming a low growing deciduous shrub, with brilliant red autumn colour and atractive stems in winter. Ideal for smaller gardens.
Quick View Euonymus fortunei 'Emerald Gaiety' £7.50
Versatile, evergreen shrub with green leaves with a white margin and a pink tinge in winter. The long stems can be allowed to trail over a low wall or up as a climber. Can also be kept trimmed and bushy and used in pots. Any soil in sun/shade.
Euphorbia cyparissias 'Fens Ruby' £5.00 Milkweed, Spurge
Vigorous, spreading perennial with grey-green leaves which are purple when young. Loose sprays of yellow-green flowers from May to July.