'A Selection of Plants for Shade' available from Avondale Nursery

A Selection of Plants for Shade

These will only tolerate sun for up to a third of the day. They’ll appreciate a cool damp environment, and the best plants will have interesting foliage, as most shade-lovers will flower in spring.

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ACANTHUS spinosus 'Royal Haughty'

ACANTHUS spinosus 'Royal Haughty'

Pale mauve flowers July-September and deeply cut leaves.

NEW 1.20m £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Virescens'

A novelty! Finely cut green bracts and no petals.

AGM 20cm £4.50

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Virescens'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Bracteata Pleniflora'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Bracteata Pleniflora'

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

15cm £4.50

GALANTHUS nivalis 'Rosemary Mitchell'

Taller, more erect and earlier-flowering than the species. From the ex-chair of HPS West Midlands Group, and a keen supporter of Hill Close Gardens in Warwick. Thank you Rosemary!

25cm £6.50

GALANTHUS nivalis 'Rosemary Mitchell'
ASTRANTIA 'Superstar'

ASTRANTIA 'Superstar'

White flowers tipped with green, April-September.

PBR 65cm £5.00

GEUM 'Mai Tai'

Ruffled burgundy buds open to reveal pale peach flowers flushed with rose-pink, through spring and summer. My current favourite.

45cm £5.00

GEUM 'Mai Tai'
GEUM 'Blood Orange'

GEUM 'Blood Orange'

Gold flowers open apricot, red stems. Lovely!

30cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Parlez Vous'

Large soft blue flowers. Collected in France during World War One by Frank Waley.

20cm £4.50

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Parlez Vous'
GERANIUM nodosum 'Blueberry Ice'

GERANIUM nodosum 'Blueberry Ice'

A stunning new selection, launched by Elworthy Plants and ourselves a few years ago. Dark purple-blue flowers frosted with white on the edges of the petals.

30cm £5.00

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Knightshayes Vestal'

Large, pure white, button-centred flowers, possibly the same as 'Vestal'?

15cm £4.50

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Knightshayes Vestal'
ANEMONE nemorosa 'Dee Day'

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Dee Day'

Good lavender-blue flowers.

20cm £4.50

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Grandiflora'

Large single white flowers.

25cm £4.50

ANEMONE nemorosa 'Grandiflora'
GILLENIA trifoliata

GILLENIA trifoliata

A graceful bushy plant for semi-shade, with slender stems carrying sprays of white starry flowers all summer.

AGM 75cm £5.00

ANEMONE ranunculoides laciniata

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

10cm £4.50

ANEMONE ranunculoides laciniata
ANEMONE ranunculoides 'Bill Baker'

ANEMONE ranunculoides 'Bill Baker'

Vigorous form with single yellow flowers.

15cm £4.50

GEUM 'Poco'

Upright purplish stems bear yellow-apricot flowers.

45cm £5.00

GEUM 'Poco'

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