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Plant Catalogue

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ACANTHUS mollis (Latifolius Group) 'Sjaak'

ACANTHUS mollis (Latifolius Group) 'Sjaak'

Large, glossy leaves and tall spires of purple and white hooded flowers late spring and summer.

2.00m £5.00

ACANTHUS mollis free-flowering

Large leaves, mauve and white flowers. Very free-flowering for me!

1.20m £5.00

ACANTHUS mollis free-flowering
ACANTHUS mollis Latifolius Group 'Rue Ledan'

ACANTHUS mollis Latifolius Group 'Rue Ledan'

A selected good white form.

1.20m £5.00

ACANTHUS spinosus

Glossy, spiky leaves. Purple-hooded, white-lipped flowers. Very architectural!

AGM 90cm £5.00

ACANTHUS spinosus
ACANTHUS spinosus 'Royal Haughty'

ACANTHUS spinosus 'Royal Haughty'

Pale mauve flowers July-September and deeply cut leaves.

1.20m £5.00

ACHILLEA 'Forncett Ivory'

Lovely ivory flowers, grey-green foliage. The best Achillea I've seen for a while!

60cm £5.00

ACHILLEA 'Forncett Ivory'
ACHILLEA 'Moonshine'

ACHILLEA 'Moonshine'

Strong lemon-yellow flowerheads, feathery silver-grey foliage.

AGM 60cm £5.00

ACHILLEA 'Pretty Belinda'

Bright pink flowers fade to soft pink over summer. Sunny spot.

50cm £5.00

ACHILLEA 'Pretty Belinda'
ACHILLEA 'Walther Funcke'

ACHILLEA 'Walther Funcke'

Apricot to red flowers and silver-green foliage.

45cm £5.00

ACHILLEA filipendula 'Gold Plate'

Large, flat golden flowerheads. An old favourite. Full sun, drought tolerant.

AGM 1.20m £5.00

ACHILLEA filipendula 'Gold Plate'
ACHILLEA millefolium 'Red Velvet'

ACHILLEA millefolium 'Red Velvet'

Pure red flowers.

60cm £5.00

ACHILLEA millefolium 'Terracotta'

Peachy flowers fade to cream with age.

75cm £5.00

ACHILLEA millefolium 'Terracotta'
ACONITUM 'Bressingham Spire'

ACONITUM 'Bressingham Spire'

Dark violet-blue hooded flowers from July-September. A stately plant for sun or shade. One of the best varieties.

AGM 1.20m £5.00

ACONITUM carmichaelii 'Arendsii'

Strong stems bear spires of deep blue flowers from early autumn. Part shade.

AGM 1.20m £5.00

ACONITUM carmichaelii 'Arendsii'
ACONITUM carmichaelii (Arendsii Group) 'Cloudy'

ACONITUM carmichaelii (Arendsii Group) 'Cloudy'

Large, hooded, ivory flowers smudged with violet, August-October. Worth a try!

PBR 80cm £5.00

ACTAEA 'Chocoholic'

A new variety with almost black foliage and spikes of pale pink fragrant flowers late summer to autumn. Moist soil in part shade.

75cm £5.00

ACTAEA 'Chocoholic'
ACTAEA simplex 'James Compton'

ACTAEA simplex 'James Compton'

Dark bronze leaves and very fragrant white flowers. Elegant and well-behaved.

1.20m £5.00

ACTAEA simplex 'Pink Spike'

White flowers in autumn which quickly fade to pink . Moist soil in part shade.

90cm £5.00

ACTAEA simplex 'Pink Spike'
ADENOPHORA 'Gaudi Velvet'

ADENOPHORA 'Gaudi Velvet'

Spires of light violet bellflowers from early summer to autumn. Does well in sun or part shade.

60cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Arctic Star'

Large, solid heads of pure white flowers from July-September. Hardy. Well-drained good soil in sun.

60cm £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Arctic Star'
AGAPANTHUS 'Black Pantha'

AGAPANTHUS 'Black Pantha'

Blue-black flowers on dark stems from July-September. Hardy.

PBR 60cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Blue Moon'

Huge grey-blue flowers on upright stems. One of the best! Hardy.

1.00m £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Blue Moon'
AGAPANTHUS 'Bressingham Blue'

AGAPANTHUS 'Bressingham Blue'

An old reliable favourite, with dark blue-violet flowers July-September. Sun.

75cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Castle of Mey'

Lovely mid blue-violet flowers with a darker midrib, July-August. Floriferous, and hardy.

75cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Castle of Mey'
AGAPANTHUS 'Chika's Blue'

AGAPANTHUS 'Chika's Blue'

Luminous purple-blue flowers with deeper veins, July-Sept. Selected at Beeches Nursery.

75cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Columba'

Pale violet-blue flowers, darker inside. Hardy.

75cm £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Columba'
AGAPANTHUS 'Exmoor'

AGAPANTHUS 'Exmoor'

Blue flowers with strong striping. Sun.

80cm £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Gem'

Large mid to dark blue flowers, later than usual. Strong and upright. Sun.

1.00m £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Gem'
AGAPANTHUS 'Indigo Dreams'

AGAPANTHUS 'Indigo Dreams'

Probably the darkest blue flowers, and hardy too! Stunning!

70cm £7.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Jack Elliott'

Mid to dark blue flowerheads on a compact plant. Front of border, or good in a container.

30cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Jack Elliott'
AGAPANTHUS 'Jodie'

AGAPANTHUS 'Jodie'

Rich blue flowerheads from purple buds late summer on very tall stems. Sparse flowerheads but a real looker! Hardy.

1.20m £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Kingston Blue'

Shorter variety, with mid-blue flowers late summer. Very hardy, good for a small garden or in a container.

45cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Kingston Blue'
AGAPANTHUS 'Liam's Lilac'

AGAPANTHUS 'Liam's Lilac'

Open, rounded clusters of subtle lilac flowers, darker at the base. Hardy, and very different. Sun.

90cm £7.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Littlecourt'

Lovely clear white flowerheads in summer. Sun.

70cm £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Littlecourt'
AGAPANTHUS 'Loch Hope'

AGAPANTHUS 'Loch Hope'

Very large blue flowers with darker midstripes.One of the tallest and latest flowering. Best in the border, not in a container.

AGM 2.00m £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Lydenburg'

Much admired in the Library Garden! Semi-pendulous, dark violet-blue flowers on tall, upright stems. Very striking and later-flowering. Sun.

1.50m £7.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Lydenburg'
AGAPANTHUS 'Martine'

AGAPANTHUS 'Martine'

Violet-blue, white-eyed flowers, June-August. Petite, good in a container or small garden. Hardy.

60cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Navy Blue'

Mid-blue flowers through summer. Hardy, and very floriferous!

60cm £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Navy Blue'
AGAPANTHUS 'Phantom'

AGAPANTHUS 'Phantom'

Lovely large white flowers flushed pale blue at the tips. Very desirable, majestic, but slow-growing.

1.00m £7.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Queen Mum'

New cultivar with large white flowers that have a distinct blue base to each flower. Much in demand at the nursery! Hardy.

PBR 1.00m £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Queen Mum'
AGAPANTHUS 'Royal Velvet'

AGAPANTHUS 'Royal Velvet'

A stately plant, produces luscious deep purple flowers, striped near-black, July-August. Hardy. Sun.

NEW 90cm £7.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Sea Coral'

Semi-dwarf variety with drooping white flowers that flush coral-pink with age.

60cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Sea Coral'
AGAPANTHUS 'Torbay'

AGAPANTHUS 'Torbay'

Grey-green narrow leaves and sky blue flowerheads in summer. Hardy. Sunny spot.

70cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Twister'

New bicolour variety has good sized heads of white flowers with rich blue bases, July-September. Hardy in a sheltered, well-drained sunny spot.

PBR NEW 50cm £7.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Twister'
AGAPANTHUS 'White Heaven'

AGAPANTHUS 'White Heaven'

Huge heads packed with pure white flowers from August-September. Very eye-catching in a pot or edge of border.

PBR 1.00m £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Windlebrooke'

Deep indigo buds open to form beautiful heads of dark blue flowers with darker veining, over a tidy clump of narrow leaves.

60cm £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Windlebrooke'
AGAPANTHUS 'Windsor Grey'

AGAPANTHUS 'Windsor Grey'

Big heads of grey-white flowers touched with lilac, on very upright stems. Much admired in the display garden, very atmospheric.

1.20m £6.50

AGASTACHE 'Black Adder'

Long spires of smoky violet flowers July-October. Aromatic leaves. Perfect bee plant! Prefers sun.

90cm £5.00

AGASTACHE 'Black Adder'
AGASTACHE 'Blue Boa'

AGASTACHE 'Blue Boa'

New form, with chunky, deep violet-blue flower spikes July-October. Seems to be long-lived! Sun.

PBR 60cm £5.00

AGASTACHE 'Purple Haze'

Long spikes of smoky violet-blue flowers all summer. One of the hardy ones! Well drained soil in sun.

75cm £5.00

AGASTACHE 'Purple Haze'
AGASTACHE rugosa 'Golden Jubilee'

AGASTACHE rugosa 'Golden Jubilee'

Stunning golden-yellow foliage contrasts well with purple-blue flower spikes from July-September.

60cm £5.00

AGERATINA altissima 'Chocolate'

Syn. Eupatorium. Wonderful chocolate foliage on a compact, upright plant. Pure white flowerheads July-Sept. Attractive to bees and butterflies. Moist soil in sun to part shade.

AGM 90cm £5.00

AGERATINA altissima 'Chocolate'
AGRIMONIA eupatoria 'Cambridge Lace'

AGRIMONIA eupatoria 'Cambridge Lace'

Serrated grey-green leaves edged with white. Tiny yellow flowers dotted along each stem. Subtle, but eye-catching!

60cm £5.00

AJUGA reptans 'Burgundy Glow'

Useful evergreen groundcover plant for a shady, moist area. Cream-edged foliage is splashed with burgundy, with deep blue flowers in spring.

10cm £5.00

AJUGA reptans 'Burgundy Glow'
ALCALTHAEA suffrutescens 'Parkallee'

ALCALTHAEA suffrutescens 'Parkallee'

Pale creamy-yellow perennial hollyhock with dark maroon stamens, flowers from June-November. Grey-green rust-free leaves!

2.40m £5.00

ALCALTHAEA suffrutescens 'Parkfrieden'

Pale pink flowers, darker in the centre.

1.80m £5.00

ALCALTHAEA suffrutescens 'Parkfrieden'
ALCALTHAEA suffrutescens 'Parkrondell'

ALCALTHAEA suffrutescens 'Parkrondell'

Deep pink flowers, darker in autumn, from June-November

2.00m £5.00

ALTHAEA cannabina

Light and airy plant has lovely lavender-pink mallow flowers all summer. Well-drained soil in sun.

2.00m £5.00

ALTHAEA cannabina
ALTHAEA officinalis

ALTHAEA officinalis

Marshmallow! Graceful, tall plant with pale pink, magenta-centred flowers. Bees love it, and the root is used to make marshmallows! Well-drained soil in sun.

1.50m £5.00

ALTHAEA officinalis 'Romney Marsh'

Bushy perennial with soft pink flowers all summer. Sun.

1.00m £5.00

ALTHAEA officinalis 'Romney Marsh'
AMMI majus

AMMI majus

Indispensable hardy annual, a brilliant filler plant for mid to late summer, as seen this year at Great Dixter! Lacy white cow-parsley flowers and delicate ferny foliage. Well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. 3 for £10!

AGM 1.80m £4.00

AMSONIA 'Ernst Pagels'

Taller, non-running clump, and with bigger blue starry flowers than A. tabernaemontana. This is to die for, and at last I've found out how to propagate it. Thanks to Joe Sharman!

90cm £5.00

AMSONIA 'Ernst Pagels'
AMSONIA orientalis

AMSONIA orientalis

Erect stems bear narrow, lance-shaped leaves interspersed with starry pale blue flowers in summer. Sun. Very impressive!

50cm £5.00

AMSONIA tabernaemontana

Clusters of starry ice blue flowers on arching stems over summer. Yellow foliage in autumn. Sunny border.

70cm £5.00

AMSONIA tabernaemontana
ANEMONE apennina double-flowered

ANEMONE apennina double-flowered

Beautiful flowers from March-May. Outer petals are blue, inner petals start grey, turn blue then turquoise. Superb, very collectable!

25cm £7.50

ANEMONE apennina var. albiflora

Narrow fingered leaves with multi-petalled, blue-backed white flowers in spring.

20cm £5.00

ANEMONE apennina var. albiflora
ANEMONE flaccida

ANEMONE flaccida

Low-growing anemone with white flowers - dappled shade.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE hupehensis 'Hadspen Abundance'

Rich, deep purple-pink two-tone flowers in summer. Sun or part shade.

AGM 1.00m £5.00

ANEMONE hupehensis 'Hadspen Abundance'
ANEMONE hupehensis var. japonica Pamina

ANEMONE hupehensis var. japonica Pamina

Semi-double dusky pink flowers from August-October. Good in sun or shade.

AGM 60cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Alba Plena'

Double white flowers, similar to 'Vestal', but with a larger central ruff.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Alba Plena'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Allenii'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Allenii'

A lovely blue wood anemone, flowering April-May.

AGM 15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Atley'

Blue flowers.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Atley'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Ballyrogan Blue'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Ballyrogan Blue'

Blue flowers.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Blue Beauty'

Small pale blue flowers.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Blue Beauty'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Blue Bonnet'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Blue Bonnet'

Shades of grey-blue to azure blue.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Blue Eyes'

Lovely double white flowers with a blue eye.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Blue Eyes'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Bracteata Pleniflora'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Bracteata Pleniflora'

Green-tipped white double flowers with a ruff of green bracts April-May.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Cedric's Pink'

Pink flowers.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Cedric's Pink'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Celestial'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Celestial'

Large sky blue flowers.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Dark Leaf'

Persistently deep maroon foliage, white flowers turn pink April-May.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Dark Leaf'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Dee Day'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Dee Day'

Good lavender-blue flowers.

20cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Evelyn Meadows'

Large white flowers, pale pink on the reverse.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Evelyn Meadows'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Flushing'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Flushing'

Eyecatching variety, with finely dissected foliage and pale pink flowers.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Frenzy'

Crazy green and white multi-layered flowers, touched with deep mauve. Recently named and introduced by Bob Brown.

15cm £6.50

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Frenzy'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Fruhlingsfee'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Fruhlingsfee'

Large, cup-shaped white flowers turn pink. Much requested last year.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Gerry'

Large sky blue flowers.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Gerry'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Grandiflora'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Grandiflora'

Large single white flowers.

25cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Helsinki'

Unusual white flowers with green splashes on outer petals.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Helsinki'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Latvian Pink'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Latvian Pink'

Pale pink flowers turn darker as they mature.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Lionel Bacon'

Pink flowers marked with white.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Lionel Bacon'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Lismore Blue'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Lismore Blue'

A shorter form with good true blue flowers.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Lucia’

Lilac-blue flowers.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Lucia’
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Lychette'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Lychette'

Large open flat white flowers on maroon-tinted stems.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Monstrosa'

Wierd semi-double green and white flowers.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Monstrosa'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Pentre Pink'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Pentre Pink'

Very large pink flowers, turn deeper pink later on.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Ploegers Plena'

Very unusual double white flowers, the outer bracts are green and white.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Ploegers Plena'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Robinsoniana'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Robinsoniana'

Large pale blue flowers. Vigorous variety.

AGM 15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Royal Blue'

Deep blue flowers with purple backs.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Royal Blue'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Slack Top Pink'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Slack Top Pink'

Large pink flowers. From Slack Top Nurseries in Yorkshire.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Slenaken'

Small white flowers, this was found by Michael Lukaszewicz in the woods at Slenaken.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Slenaken'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Stammerberg'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Stammerberg'

Incorrectly formerly sold by us as 'Stammheim', this was named and found on the mountain of Stammerberg, near Stammheim, by Mathias Thomson. Big white flowers with green markings and a maroon centre.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Tilo'

Small pink flowers.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Tilo'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Vestal'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Vestal'

Double white flowers on a neat tidy plant. One of the best!

AGM 15cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Virescens'

A novelty! Finely cut green bracts and no petals.

AGM 20cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Virescens'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Viridiflora'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Viridiflora'

Unique ferny green flowers speckled with white.

20cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Wilks' Giant'

Large white flowered form.

30cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Wilks' Giant'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Wilks' White'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Wilks' White'

Single white flowers on taller stems.

25cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Wisley Pink'

Flowers open white inside, dark pink on reverse, then turns rich pink on both sides. Beautiful!

20cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Wisley Pink'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Wisley White Form'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Wisley White Form'

White flowers.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Yerda Ramusem'

Rarely available form with semi-double white flowers surrounded by green bracts splashed with white.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Yerda Ramusem'
ANEMONE ranunculoides

ANEMONE ranunculoides

Bright yellow flowers in spring.

AGM 10cm £5.00

ANEMONE ranunculoides 'Bill Baker'

Vigorous form with single yellow flowers.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE ranunculoides 'Bill Baker'
ANEMONE ranunculoides 'Frank Waley'

ANEMONE ranunculoides 'Frank Waley'

Larger, single yellow flowers.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONE ranunculoides 'Fuchsis Traum'

Double yellow flowers March-May.

NEW 10cm £5.00

ANEMONE ranunculoides 'Fuchsis Traum'
ANEMONE ranunculoides laciniata

ANEMONE ranunculoides laciniata

Large yellow nodding flowers March-May. Increases quickly, not a thug!

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE ranunculoides ssp. wockeana

Tiny, bright yellow wood anemone flowers.

5cm £5.00

ANEMONE ranunculoides ssp. wockeana
ANEMONE x hybrida 'Honorine Jobert'

ANEMONE x hybrida 'Honorine Jobert'

Japanese Anemone with lovely pure white flowers. Best in part shade.

AGM 1.00m £5.00

ANEMONE x hybrida 'September Charm'

Semi-double dark and light pink petals, flowers are larger than A. 'Hadspen Abundance'. Lovely dark stems.

AGM 90cm £5.00

ANEMONE x hybrida 'September Charm'
ANEMONE x hybrida 'Whirlwind'

ANEMONE x hybrida 'Whirlwind'

Semi-double snow-white flowers with soft ruffled edges, from September-October.

60cm £5.00

ANEMONE x lipsiensis 'Schwefelfeuer'

A woodland anemone with light yellow flowers on bronze stems April-May.

10cm £5.00

ANEMONE x lipsiensis 'Schwefelfeuer'
ANEMONE x lipsiensis 'Vindobonensis'

ANEMONE x lipsiensis 'Vindobonensis'

Early creamy-yellow flowers.

15cm £5.00

ANEMONELLA thalictroides

White to pink single flowers. Prefers dappled shade.

20cm £5.00

ANEMONELLA thalictroides
ANEMONELLA thalictroides ‘Amelia’

ANEMONELLA thalictroides ‘Amelia’

Single, soft pink flowers over delicate foliage.

NEW 10cm £7.50

ANEMONELLA thalictroides 'Betty Blake'

Lovely double pale green flowers.

15cm £7.50

ANEMONELLA thalictroides 'Betty Blake'
ANEMONELLA thalictroides 'Dark Pink'

ANEMONELLA thalictroides 'Dark Pink'

Attractive dark foliage, delicate pink flowers fading paler, from early spring.

12cm £6.00

ANEMONELLA thalictroides 'Green Hurricane'

Eyecatching double green flowers over thalictrum-like foliage. A true collector's plant!

10cm £7.50

ANEMONELLA thalictroides 'Green Hurricane'
ANEMONELLA thalictroides f.rosea 'Oscar Schoaf'

ANEMONELLA thalictroides f.rosea 'Oscar Schoaf'

A true collector's plant. Exquisite, double, lilac-pink flowers from early April to June. Dappled shade.

15cm £10.00

ANEMONELLA thalictroides f.rosea semi-double pink form

Delicate pale pink flowers March-May.

15cm £6.00

ANEMONELLA thalictroides f.rosea semi-double pink form
ANGELICA 'Ebony'

ANGELICA 'Ebony'

Stunning purple-black pinnate foliage, and dark purple buds open to rounded umbels of pink flowers August-October. Deep moist soil in sun to part shade.

NEW 1.00m £5.00

ANISODONTEA x hypomadara

Cape Mallow. Non-stop flowering, has pink mallow flowers spring to winter in a sheltered sunny spot. Bushy habit, with rich green foliage.

NEW 1.20m £5.00

ANISODONTEA x hypomadara
ANTHEMIS 'Susannah Mitchell'

ANTHEMIS 'Susannah Mitchell'

Grey-green foliage topped with creamy-white daisies all summer. Well-drained soil in sun.

60cm £5.00

ANTHEMIS tinctoria 'Wargrave Variety'

Pale yellow daisies in summer over dark green foliage. Sun.

90cm £5.00

ANTHEMIS tinctoria 'Wargrave Variety'
ARISARUM proboscideum

ARISARUM proboscideum

Mouse tail arum. Forms a low carpet of shiny leaves, and in April, long brown mouse tails of the arum flower appear. Shady spot.

20cm £5.00

ARMERIA 'Brutus'

'Mega-thrift' from Desirable Plants, with white flowers above a dome of glaucous broad leaves. Flowers for months.

40cm £5.00

ARMERIA 'Brutus'
ARMERIA maritima 'In the Red'

ARMERIA maritima 'In the Red'

Deep red winter foliage, pink flowers from April-June. Thrift with a difference!

20cm £5.00

ARTEMISIA ludoviciana 'Valerie Finnis'

Lovely silver foliage plant, useful for edge of border as a foil for darker plants. Dead-head to keep her at her best! Sunny, well drained spot.

AGM 60cm £5.00

ARTEMISIA ludoviciana 'Valerie Finnis'
ARTEMISIA stelleriana ‘Boughton Silver’

ARTEMISIA stelleriana ‘Boughton Silver’

Soft silver foliage, great for groundcover or as a foil for other plants in a container, rockery or front of a sunny border.

15cm £5.00

ARUM 'Chameleon'

Very large glossy marbled leaves over winter, pale green flowers April-May, red berries August-September. Part shade.

AGM NEW 30cm £5.00

ARUM 'Chameleon'
ARUM creticum 'Marmaris White'

ARUM creticum 'Marmaris White'

Long, creamy-white scented flowers March-May. Sun or shade.

30cm £6.50

ARUM italicum 'Green Marble'

Large pale green leaves marbled with grey emerge in spring. Tidy, smart plant. Shade.

30cm £5.00

ARUM italicum 'Green Marble'
ARUM italicum ssp. neglectum 'Miss Janay Hall'

ARUM italicum ssp. neglectum 'Miss Janay Hall'

Yellow-speckled glossy foliage overwinter, cream flowers April-May. Part shade.

30cm £5.00

ARUNCUS 'Johannifest'

Fine creamy-white flower panicles June-August, lovely feathery foliage. Part shade.

60cm £5.00

ARUNCUS 'Johannifest'
ARUNCUS 'Woldemar Meier'

ARUNCUS 'Woldemar Meier'

A shorter form with feathery foliage which turns fiery orange in midsummer. White flowers from June. Aruncus will tolerate dry shade.

45cm £5.00

ARUNCUS dioicus 'Kneiffii'

Fine foliage and airy panicles of white flowers. Shade or part shade.

60cm £5.00

ARUNCUS dioicus 'Kneiffii'
ASARUM europaeum

ASARUM europaeum

Wild Ginger. Robust groundcover plant, has glossy rounded leaves and red hooded flowers in spring. Moist soil in cool shade.

AGM 15cm £5.00

ASTER ‘Black Ice’

New from us this year! Icy lilac-blue small daisies in tidy sprays. A laevis type, but is fairly compact, upright and non-running. Contrasting black stems and dark green smoky leaves. Impending storm clouds! A very useful mixer in the border.

NEW 1.50m £6.50

ASTER ‘Black Ice’
ASTER 'Chilly Fingers'

ASTER 'Chilly Fingers'

Named by us! Sprays of pale blue daisies with long, thin, curled petals, similar to, but more curled than 'Lutetia', and taller too.

90cm £5.00

ASTER 'Fingers and Thumbs'

A seedling found over the path from our 'Chilly Fingers', this has slightly wider fingers, and flowers are a deeper lilac, not so chilly! They look great together.

90cm £6.50

ASTER 'Fingers and Thumbs'
ASTER 'Moody Blue'

ASTER 'Moody Blue'

Discovered in our garden, this new aster has mildew-free, fine foliage, and lilac-blue daisies with closely-arranged petals, September-October, on dark stems. A laevis type but less vigorous.

90cm £6.50

ASTER 'Small Ness'

Much-requested last year! Low-growing mound, smothered with small, fresh pinkish-blue daisies September-October.

30cm £5.00

ASTER 'Small Ness'
ASTER amellus 'Grunder'

ASTER amellus 'Grunder'

Large lilac-blue daisies. Tidy and mildew-free, as are all A.amellus.

75cm £5.00

ASTER amellus 'Rosa Erfulling'

Large pink daisies in autumn. Sun.

45cm £5.00

ASTER amellus 'Rosa Erfulling'
ASTER amellus 'Veilchkonigen'

ASTER amellus 'Veilchkonigen'

Lovely deep violet daisies.

AGM 60cm £5.00

ASTER novae-angliae

Recently, the name for Aster novae-angliae changed to SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae, and you can now find our collection in the catalogue under this name. Other Asters can be found under EURYBIA, GALATELLA or even ASTER! Good luck everyone!

1cm £5.00

ASTER novae-angliae
ASTER peduncularis

ASTER peduncularis

Syn. Aster asperulus. Unusual foliage for an aster. Attractive, large violet-blue daisies from August. Everyone loves it on sight in our garden!

30cm £5.00

ASTER pyrenaeus 'Lutetia'

Pale lilac flowers in open sprays from August.

50cm £5.00

ASTER pyrenaeus 'Lutetia'
ASTER trifoliatus ssp. ageratoides 'Ezo Murasaki'

ASTER trifoliatus ssp. ageratoides 'Ezo Murasaki'

Eyecatching deep violet-purple daisies in profusion, form a tidy mound of colour September-November. Sun or shade.

60cm £5.00

ASTER trifoliatus ssp. ageratoides 'Starshine'

Masses of white daisies over contrasting dark green foliage, midsummer to autumn.

PBR NEW 60cm £5.00

ASTER trifoliatus ssp. ageratoides 'Starshine'
ASTER x frikartii 'Monch'

ASTER x frikartii 'Monch'

Large lavender-blue daisies on lax stems from August-October. No mildew, but must have moist soil.

90cm £5.00

ASTILBE 'Chocolate Shogun'

Erect pink flower plumes July-September contrast well with rich chocolate-maroon foliage. Moist soil in part shade.

60cm £7.50

ASTILBE 'Chocolate Shogun'
ASTRANTIA ‘Burgundy Manor’

ASTRANTIA ‘Burgundy Manor’

Lovely large, deep red flowers on reddish-black stems in summer, over dark green foliage. A strong, repeat-flowering variety. Part shade.

NEW 75cm £6.50

ASTRANTIA 'Bright and Breezy'

Our new introduction, a seedling from A. 'Bury Court'. A tidy dome of flowers - green-tipped, pink-edged, white flowers with red centres, on short, thick upright stems.

60cm £6.50

ASTRANTIA 'Bright and Breezy'
ASTRANTIA 'Bury Court'

ASTRANTIA 'Bury Court'

One of the best deep red-flowered Astrantias, has maroon-black stems. Flowers from June. Sun to part shade.

75cm £6.50

ASTRANTIA 'Dark Desire'

From Dove Cottage Nursery. A very dark ruby-red selection from A. Gill Richardson Group. Flowers May-June, and again August-November after deadheading. Part shade.

60cm £7.50

ASTRANTIA 'Dark Desire'
ASTRANTIA 'Dark Shiny Eyes'

ASTRANTIA 'Dark Shiny Eyes'

Small silvery flowers surrounded by showy dark pink bracts.

90cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA 'Mrs MacGregor'

From Elizabeth MacGregor, previously named 'Old Warwickshire Pink', but the National Collection Holder says this is the correct name. Opaque pink pincushions, must be a maxima x major cross.

60cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA 'Mrs MacGregor'
ASTRANTIA 'Roma'

ASTRANTIA 'Roma'

Beautiful silver-pink flowers over a long season.

AGM PBR 75cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA major 'Berendien Stam'

Large green and white flowers flushed with pink May-October.

50cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA major 'Berendien Stam'
ASTRANTIA major 'Gill Richardson'

ASTRANTIA major 'Gill Richardson'

Deep blood-red flowers. New foliage emerges purple.

60cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA major 'Reverse Sunningdale Variegated'

Cream-variegated foliage, opposite way round to A. ‘Sunningdale Variegated’. Straw-pink flowers.

NEW 45cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA major 'Reverse Sunningdale Variegated'
ASTRANTIA major 'Star of Magic'

ASTRANTIA major 'Star of Magic'

Forms a beautiful clump of dark foliage with creamy-white margins. Tall stems with rosy-pink flowers.

PBR 60cm £6.50

ASTRANTIA major 'Sunningdale Variegated'

Leaves are splashed with cream. Keep dead-heading to prolong the variegation into summer.

AGM 45cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA major 'Sunningdale Variegated'
ASTRANTIA major 'Venice'

ASTRANTIA major 'Venice'

Vigorous and repeat-flowering, with mid-red flowers.

PBR 50cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA major ssp. involucrata 'Barrister'

Many creamy-white flowers with green tips. Flowers all summer.

75cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA major ssp. involucrata 'Barrister'
ASTRANTIA major ssp. involucrata 'Jumble Hole'

ASTRANTIA major ssp. involucrata 'Jumble Hole'

Large white and green flowers over a long season to November!

90cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA major ssp. involucrata 'Orlando'

White flowers tipped with green.

75cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA major ssp. involucrata 'Orlando'
ASTRANTIA major ssp. involucrata 'Shaggy'

ASTRANTIA major ssp. involucrata 'Shaggy'

Greenish flowers with a pronounced 'collar' of bracts. Good for drying.

AGM 75cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA major ssp. involucrata 'Snape Cottage'

Very large, 'Super-Shaggy' flowers!

75cm £6.50

ASTRANTIA major ssp. involucrata 'Snape Cottage'

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