Forget-Me-Not, Mouse Ears
Wildflower of Britain and Ireland
Starting at: €1.98
The much-loved, blue Forget-me-nots have the ability to stimulate nostalgic memories. They are a wonderful ground cover for a shady area, although they will also grow in full sun. They are easy to grow and if left alone, will create a lovely blue blanket of flowers.
Jasmine Tobacco, Flowering Tobacco€1.50
The pure bloom power of Nicotiana Crimson Bedder makes it a winner for every garden. The well branched and bushy plants grow to around 50cm tall. These free-flowering little gems will bloom from early summer to autumn, every inch packed with crimson blooms.
Jasmine Tobacco, Flowering Tobacco
Nicotiana affinis var. grandiflora€1.50Nicotiana alata 'Lime Green' is a sought after variety which produces a mass of bright green flowers which open fully in the afternoon. It provides a new and refreshing alternative to the usual shade annuals: the unusual colouring lifts the summer border and act as a foil to hotter colours.
Pudding Grass, Pulegium
Wildflower of Britain and Ireland, Ancient Crop€1.74
Pennyroyal is a cottage garden plant of old. This highly aromatic herb has a strong peppermint scent to its dark green leaves, even more so than other mints.With attractive whorls of lilac-blue flowers, it can be used to carpet a shady corner or make a 'lawn' smelling deliciously of peppermint.
Pudding Grass, Pulegium
Wildflower of Britain and Ireland, Ancient Crop€1.86Today, Pennyroyal is seldom considered a culinary herb, it can be found naturalised throughout the civilized world. In mid to late summer, attractive whorls of lilac-blue flowers appear held above the foliage on stout stems. Organic Seed.
Kiss Me Over the Garden Gate€1.98
Persicaria orientalis goes by a common name so flamboyant that it’s worth growing just to be able to sprinkle its name into conversation. ‘Kiss Me Over the Garden Gate’ is an extraordinarily tall garden favourite. Growing up to 2 metres tall, the whole plant is spectacularly draped with long, dangling, velour-like cerise tassels.
Dwarf Kiss Me Over the Garden Gate€2.34
Persicaria orientalis ‘Cerise Pearls’ is a new, modern-day variety that grows to a more manageable height of 100 to 140cm . Tall enough to give the same airy effect, yet so much easier to place in the garden. From August to October the whole plant is spectacularly draped with long, dangling, velour-like cerise tassels.
New Zealand Flax€1.74
With their arching, strappy, sword-shaped leaves, Phormiums make a dramatic statement in the garden. They are versatile evergreen plants that tolerate a range of conditions and look at home in a variety of different planting schemes.
Purple New Zealand Flax€2.22
Out of stockPhormium tenax 'Purpureum' with its rich bronze-purple leaves has two characteristics which are sought-after by gardeners looking to add a bit of drama to their borders. Bold, architectural lines with erect, sword-shaped leaves and rich evergreen foliage colour.
Blue Jacob’s Ladder, Greek Valerian
Wildflower of Britain and Ireland€1.86
Jacobs Ladder is an easy perennial to grow and is a very attractive plant for a border with moist but well-drained soil. The plants form a lush mound of deep green, ferny foliage, bearing upright stems with an endless succession of star-shaped blue flowers with contrasting yellow stamens.
White Jacob’s Ladder, Greek Valerian
Wildflower of Britain and Ireland€2.10
The white form of the lovely Jacobs Ladder, named after the slender, fresh green leaflets arranged like the rungs of a ladder. Blooming in late spring to early summer, the bright foliage and white flowers will brighten shady locations. Both the flowers and the attractive ferny foliage are excellent for cutting.
Japanese Jacob's Ladder€2.10
Collected at altitude in Japan and introduced in 2006, Polemonium yezoense 'Purple Rain' is one of the best new introductions in recent years. With bronze-purple lacy foliage, dark stems and violet-blue flowers, it is the darkest flower form of Polemonium available.
Common Solomon's Seal
Wildflower of Britain and Ireland€2.94
Out of stockPolygonatum 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.
Herb Bistort, Easter Giant. Aka Persicaria bistorta
Wildflower of Britain and Ireland€1.98
Bistort was formerly cultivated as a culinary and medicinal plant. This semi-evergreen perennial produces clusters of small, light pink flowers throughout summer and into autumn. The plant is ideal for creating groundcover, it is also highly attractive to bees and butterflies.
Wildflower of Britiain and Ireland€1.74
Out of stock
Prunella vulgaris is an interesting and quite beautiful little wildflower plant. The plants produce pretty blue-violet flowers in summer, the flowers freely produce nectar and are highly attractive to bees. If you’re looking for something to add to a meadow garden, or something for those shady areas this is the plant for you.
Unspotted Dog, Suffolk Lungwort
Pulmonaria obscura is an extremely rare species. Known from just three small locations in adjacent ancient Suffolk woodlands, covering an area of 18 square metres it has only 600 individual stands. One of the first perennials bloom in spring, the flowers are light red, changing to purple and to blue at maturity.
Syn: Prometheum rechingeri€3.24
Rosularia is a rosette forming succulent that closely resemble other Crassulaceae such as Sempervivum and Echeveria. It distinguishes itself in spring time when the small green clusters change to a vibrant rich reddish tone. Rare yet hardy, they are seldom seen other than in specialist nurseries or rock garden collections.
Black-Eyed Susan. Coneflower€1.50 As low as: €1.20
Considered by many gardeners as the most complete border flower, the Rudbeckia certainly ticks all the boxes. 'Autumn Colours' is an upright, compact plant that grows to a height of around 45 to 60cm (20 to 24in) and produces spectacular, single and semi-double, large daisy-like blooms with a vibrant mix of oranges with deep brown and red markings.
Black-Eyed Susan. Coneflower€1.86
Free branching and more compact then most other Rudbeckia, ‘Goldilocks’ is an excellent variety, produceing masses of large double and semi-double golden flowers on free branching, tidy plants. It is not surprising that upon its debut, it was awarded the coveted Fleuroselect Gold Medal.
Black-Eyed Susan. Coneflower€1.50
Rudbeckia hirta ‘Large Flowered Mix’ produces a spectacular mix of giant double and semi-double daisy-like flowers that are carried on long stems and are perfect for cutting. In a spectacular mix of warm colours including golden-yellow, orange, bronze and mahogany, they flower profusely all summer long.
Pearlwort, Corsican Pearlwort
Starting at: €1.50
Sagina subulata is one of the best low growing ground covers. Irish moss is most often used as a ground cover, softening paths and stepping-stones. It gives a lush accent to rock garden and terraces. For a luxurious carpet of green, few plants can match Irish Moss.
Biennial Clary, Muscatel Sage€2.34
Salvia sclarea var. turkestanica 'Vatican White' is a choice white cultivar that is not that easy to find. A nobly architectural Sage, each of its branched stems is topped with a profusion of lilac-white blossoms and brilliant white bracts. The flowers are attractive and are boosted in impact by the large petioles that surround them.
Biennial Clary, Muscatel Sage€1.74
This hardy biennial Sage has been grown in almost every botanical sanctuary in human history and has many plus points: it grows well in poor soil resists slugs and other beasties, and doesn’t slump or need staking. It copes well in sun or light shade and the blooms are a magnet for bees and butterflies.
Biennial Clary, Muscatel Sage€2.34This hardy biennial Sage has been grown in almost every botanical sanctuary in human history. Each stem is topped with a profusion of pale blue blossoms and large pinkish white bracts. A truly architectural plant. Organic Seed.