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

A Selection of Plants for Damp Shade

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CAMPANULA 'Crystal'

CAMPANULA 'Crystal'

Our introduction. Palest icy amethyst bells, almost white, and shaped like pixie hats. Same parents as C. x burghalti, but in our opinion is stronger and taller.

75cm £5.00

TRADESCANTIA 'Blue Stone'

Beautiful large blue flowers over a long season.

30cm £5.00

TRADESCANTIA 'Blue Stone'
PHLOX paniculata 'Rosa Pastell'

PHLOX paniculata 'Rosa Pastell'

Pale pink to white flowers from July.

1.00m £5.00

CHRYSOSPLENUM macrophyllum

An enthusiastic creeping plant, described by Bleddyn Wynn-Jones as 'a must-have plant when in flower - it's positively obscene!'. Bergenia-like foliage, sends out long runners, and in early spring bears greenish flowers. Very quirky, great in moist shade.

20cm £5.00

CHRYSOSPLENUM macrophyllum
ASTRANTIA 'Bloody Mary'

ASTRANTIA 'Bloody Mary'

Deep red flowers over summer with a silver-white centre. Part shade.

50cm £5.00

MAIANTHEMUM racemosum

Syn. Smilacina racemosum. Arching stems bear narrow leaves that turn yellow in autumn. Panicles of creamy-white scented flowers in spring followed by red berries. Moist soil in part or full shade.

AGM 90cm £5.00

MAIANTHEMUM racemosum
AGERATINA altissima 'Chocolate'

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

ASTRANTIA major 'Gill Richardson'

Deep blood-red flowers. New foliage emerges purple.

60cm £5.00

ASTRANTIA major 'Gill Richardson'
ACTAEA simplex 'James Compton'

ACTAEA simplex 'James Compton'

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

1.20m £5.00

MELICA uniflora 'Variegata'

Clump forming grass with cream-striped foliage. Good in shade.

40cm £5.00

MELICA uniflora 'Variegata'
HYLOMECON japonica

HYLOMECON japonica

Attractive woodland plant with pinnate evergreen foliage and cup-shaped single yellow flowers.

15cm £5.00

GEUM 'Fire Opal'

Semi-double reddish-orange flowers on long dark stems. Rarely offered.

AGM 30cm £5.00

GEUM 'Fire Opal'
ASTRANTIA 'Larch Cottage Magic'

ASTRANTIA 'Larch Cottage Magic'

Dark purple stems, clusters of deep maroon flowers with silver centres and long petals. Very distinct.

80cm £5.00

POLYGONATUM x hybridum 'Betberg'

Young leaves are purple, then open dark green. Cream flowers April-May.

70cm £6.50

POLYGONATUM x hybridum 'Betberg'
GEUM 'Poco'

GEUM 'Poco'

Upright purplish stems bear yellow-apricot flowers.

45cm £5.00

GEUM 'Abendsonne'

Soft orange flowers with a darker orange flash.

15cm £5.00

GEUM 'Abendsonne'

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