Obedient plant, The Lady of the Lake€2.35The physostegia, or obedient plant, has prolific dazzling, pure white flower spikes which are arranged on distinctly square stems. They can be twisted around the stem and will remain where you put them...hence, the common name!
Kikyo, Balloon Flower€2.00Platycodon 'Mariesii' is a very floriferous, robust, long lived perennial that forms a compact mound of green foliage, bearing inflated buds that open into star-shaped single bright violet-blue blossoms with dark violet veins. A reliable bloomer that is long lived, it is great for the border and perfect as a cut flower.
Common Solomon's Seal
Wildflower of Britain and Ireland€2.95Polygonatum multiflorum is a long cultivated pan-European perennial. Alternate bright green leaves are held upright like the wings of a bird on the upstroke of flight. Tubular white flowers, edged with tiny lime-green petals spring from their axils in spring.
Out of stockA delicious variety of the good tempered herbaceous cinquefoils, with masses of rounded, cherry coloured flowers with a large area of red at the centre of the flower. With rich green strawberry plant-like foliage, it flowers for weeks throughout summer.
Wildflower of Britain and Ireland€2.45One of the most striking native primula species, this is best grown in groups, especially if naturalised in grass. The fresh green rosettes of crinkly oval leaves are covered in velvety hairs, rolled inwards as the flower buds form in spring.
Punica granatum nana€2.95The Dwarf Pomegranate is one of the best compact, ornamental shrubs for courtyards and small gardens, its compact size makes it suitable to containers. Producing breathtaking orange/red trumpet-shaped flowers which are followed by orange/red fruit.Black Eyed Susan, Golden Coneflower€2.20Rudbeckia are one of the top ten favorites of many gardeners'. Goldsturm is a compact form of the yolk-yellow black-eyed Susan, it is short enough not to need staking and never flops. An excellent cut flower and a great choice for mass planting.Silver Sage€3.40Salvia argentea is prized for its spectacular, large, furry silver-grey leaves. The plants form an attractive mound that provide a dramatic background for colourful summer flowers. It complements purple or magenta flowers and looks gorgeous in a ‘white’ garden.Mealy Cup Sage, Flowering Sage, Blue Sage€2.00Deep, true blue is a highly sought after colour in flowers and are this plants' outstanding feature. Flowering in less than four months, this is a splendid variety, a bushy base branching plant producing numerous, long-lasting spikes of vivid true blue flowers.Tumbling Ted, Trailing Rock Soapwort€2.00Saponaria is a pretty little plant that forms a mound of bright-green leaves, smothered by starry bright-pink clusters of flowers. Use as a ground cover, in paving or rock features or allow it to trail over the sides of raised beds and low walls. RHS Award of Garden Merit.Wallich milk parsley€3.30
Out of stockSelinum wallichianum is a plant that combines strength and structure with delicate refinement. It has had high praise from some of the most discriminating of gardeners. E A Bowles called it ". . . the queen of all umbellifers, with its almost transparent tender green-ness and the marvellously lacy pattern of its large leaves . . . the most beautiful of all fern-leaved plants".The Cobweb Houseleek€2.35Always an interesting plant, Sempervivum arachnoideum is an exotic and interesting variation which forms small green rosettes of fleshy leaves, the tip of each leaf connected to another by a network of silvery filaments that resemble a spider’s web.Hens 'n' Chicks, Houseleek€2.10Native to Europe, Sempervivum tectorum is a widely-planted succulent that has been grown in and around human settlements for millennia. Their rosettes are fascinating with their succulent leaves radiating around the centre, their colour hues are stunning and their tendency to produce offsets makes for easy increase.Golden Oats€3.90Stipa gigantea is the most dramatically beautiful of all grasses. It has the wonderful and fashionably transparent quality of providing height without bulk, tall stems of golden oat-like flowers allow glimpses into the garden beyond.Recently renamed 'Nassella tenuissima'. Mexican Feather Grass€2.00Stipa tenuissima 'Pony Tails' is wonderfully impressive. In summer, plants are covered with masses of elegant pale feathery seed-heads which are held a little above the foliage. These can be cut for use in arrangements indoors. Alternatively they make a useful winter food source for finches and other seed-eating birds.The Bird of Paradise€2.70
Out of stockThe unusually beautiful shape and brilliant colors of Birds of Paradise have made these flowers not just a designer's favorite, but also a popular symbol of paradise. The plant bears a unique flower that resembles a brightly coloured bird in flight, the fascinating blooms make wonderful, long lasting cut flowers.French Marigold€1.80Tagetes 'Queen Sophia' is an extremely popular, award winning variety that was introduced in the early 1900’s. Gorgeous to the point of excess, it produces semi-double blooms. Deep orange-to-russet petals that are intricately edged with russet and gold.Chinese or Yunnan meadow rue.€2.95Thalictrum delavayi are invaluable for providing a contrast with heavier flowers, with light airy sprays of flowers that look, from a distance, like a mauve mist hovering among other plants. They flower for several weeks and succeed in a broad range of conditions .Foam Flower, Mitrewort€3.00
Out of stockTiarella is a small plant with heart-shaped leaves which makes a dense patch of foliage that is an excellent groundcover. An easy plant to grow: low maintenance, good in shade, and a long bloomer. It also works well in pots and containers.€3.00
Out of stockTrachelium caeruleum is a lesser known genus that is gaining in popularity. Beginning in early summer they are in bloom right through to late autumn. The flowers have a light fragrance and are highly attractive to both bees and butterflies. They are a boon for building up bees’ honey reserves before winter.€3.00
Out of stockTrachelium caeruleum is used extensively in the cut flower trade. 'Lake Michigan Purple' produces beautiful dome-shaped flower heads that are crowded with tiny, tubular deep purple flowers.The plants have dark green foliage and stems and provide both texture and colour to an arrangement.€3.00
Out of stockTrachelium ‘Lake Michigan’ is a cultivated variety, bred to give earlier flowerin, the long stems are a popular choice for cut flower production. It can be sown either in early spring for flowering in late summer, or sown in autumn and overwintered to give earlier flowering plants the following year.€3.00
Out of stockTrachelium caeruleum 'Lake Michigan Wine-Red' produces beautiful dome shaped flower heads that are crowded with tiny, tubular flowers. Very useful for filing gaps in herbaceous borders, the flowers have a light fragrance, make an excellent cut flower and are highly attractive to both bees and butterflies.Chinese Windmill Palm, Chusan Palm,€2.35The handsome Chusan palm is a single-stemmed evergreen palm with wonderful, fan-shaped, dark green leaves. They make beautiful container plants and make a great accent which fits well into small areas like courtyards and entries.