'A Selection of Plants that Attract Insects' available from Avondale Nursery

A Selection of Plants that Attract Insects

These are usually sun-loving plants, which will provide food for butterflies, pollen for bees. Encourage natural predators such as ladybirds and hoverflies, who keep the numbers down of less welcome visitors to the garden.

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SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Andenken an Paul Gerber'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Andenken an Paul Gerber'

Wine-red flowers from September.

1.50m £5.00

EUPATORIUM maculatum Atropurpureum Group

Huge clusters of small purple-pink flowers on upright red stems with bright green leaves, July-September. Sun or part shade.

AGM 2.00m £5.00

EUPATORIUM maculatum Atropurpureum Group
SANGUISORBA tenuifolia 'White Tanna'

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia 'White Tanna'

Masses of white, pendant catkins June-August. Sun.

1.00m £5.00

HELIANTHUS 'Happy Days'

Golden yellow flowers with single outer petals and a wide double centre.

1.50m £5.00

HELIANTHUS 'Happy Days'
KNIPHOFIA 'Sunningdale Yellow'

KNIPHOFIA 'Sunningdale Yellow'

Slender pale yellow pokers with green tips, June-August.

AGM 1.00m £5.00

HELENIUM 'Moerheim Beauty'

Beautiful mahogany flowers on tall strong stems.

AGM 90cm £5.00

HELENIUM 'Moerheim Beauty'
ERYNGIUM x zabelii 'Violetta'

ERYNGIUM x zabelii 'Violetta'

Darkest blue form of the sea holly, has spiky, deep indigo flowers in summer.

80cm £7.50

HELENIUM 'Zimbelstern'

Yellow flowers with an orange hue. Wide petals.

1.00m £5.00

HELENIUM 'Zimbelstern'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novi-belgii 'Farncombe Lilac'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novi-belgii 'Farncombe Lilac'

Double lilac-pink flowers August-October. HPS Conservation Scheme plant, well worth trying!

75cm £5.00

EURYBIA radula

Lavender starry flowers in August on a neat bushy plant with upright stems. Early.

45cm £5.00

EURYBIA radula
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Barr's Blue'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Barr's Blue'

Violet-blue flowers form September-November.

1.20m £5.00

ASTER amellus 'Forncett Flourish'

Strong, upright grower with deep mauve daisies from early September.

60cm £5.00

ASTER amellus 'Forncett Flourish'
SALVIA 'Creme Caramel'

SALVIA 'Creme Caramel'

Pale cream flowers touched with pinky-caramel, May-November. Sun.

75cm £5.00

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia 'Strawberry Frost'

Our introduction! Distinct, elegant foliage only to 60cm, then tall upright stems bear clean white catkin flowers dusted with strawberry-pink.

1.20m £7.50

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia 'Strawberry Frost'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Little Carlow'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Little Carlow'

Erect stems with large clusters of small blue flowers.

AGM 0.90m - 1.20m £5.00

GERANIUM psilostemon

Intense magenta flowers with a black eye. Good autumn colour.

AGM 1.20m £5.00

GERANIUM psilostemon

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