'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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KNIPHOFIA 'Blacksmith's Delight'

KNIPHOFIA 'Blacksmith's Delight'

A seedling from K. 'Jenny Bloom', grown for a number of years at Burford House, then found and named by John Williams. Palest apricot to cream pokers in summer. Palest apricot to cream pokers in summer.

NEW 60cm £5.00

SALVIA 'Lalarsha'

Rose-purple flowers May-November. Sun.

NEW 80cm £5.00

SALVIA 'Lalarsha'
GERANIUM 'Blue Sunrise'

GERANIUM 'Blue Sunrise'

Compact growing with bright yellow spring and summer foliage, pale blue flowers.

AGM PBR 45cm £4.50

ALTHAEA officinalis 'Romney Marsh'

Bushy perennial with soft pink flowers all summer. Sun.

1.00m £5.00

ALTHAEA officinalis 'Romney Marsh'
GERANIUM 'Tiny Monster'

GERANIUM 'Tiny Monster'

A sanguineum cross. Very large flowers on a vigorous sprawling plant.

30cm £4.50

LEUCANTHEMUM x superbum 'Christine Hagemann'

Thin, spidery outer petals, anemone centre.

75cm £5.00

LEUCANTHEMUM x superbum 'Christine Hagemann'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Herbstschnee'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Herbstschnee'

The only white cultivar!

1.20m £5.00

BAPTISIA 'Purple Smoke'

Forms a tall bushy mound of grey-green foliage, with long spikes of smoky violet-blue flowers from late spring. Sun to part shade.

1.00m £5.00

BAPTISIA 'Purple Smoke'
ASTER amellus 'Forncett Flourish'

ASTER amellus 'Forncett Flourish'

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

NEW 60cm £5.00

KNIPHOFIA 'Bee's Jubilee'

Purplish buds open to narrow apricot flowers on dark stems. Sun.

1.20m £5.00

KNIPHOFIA 'Bee's Jubilee'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM laeve 'Les Moutiers'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM laeve 'Les Moutiers'

Also known as A. 'Vasterival'. Mauve flowers September-November on wiry purple-black stems. Very delicate, much admired in the display garden.

1.50m £5.00

LAVANDULA angustifolia 'Hidcote'

A neat compact lavender with deep violet-blue flowers.

AGM 45cm £5.00

LAVANDULA angustifolia 'Hidcote'
ASTER amellus 'Veilchkonigen'

ASTER amellus 'Veilchkonigen'

Lovely deep violet daisies.

AGM 60cm £5.00

RUDBECKIA fulgida var. sullivantii 'Goldsturm'

Bigger daisies than R. fulgida, August-October.

AGM 60cm £5.00

RUDBECKIA fulgida var. sullivantii 'Goldsturm'
GALEGA officinalis 'Alba'

GALEGA officinalis 'Alba'

Masses of white flowers June-July. Leaves can be variegated as they emerge.

AGM 1.50m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Crimson Beauty'

Purple-red flowers.

1.35m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Crimson Beauty'

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