'A Selection of Feature Plants' available from Avondale Nursery

A Selection of Feature Plants

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STIPA gigantea

STIPA gigantea

Dense base clump of narrow leaves and many tall stems with heads of oat-like flowers which shimmer in the sun. A feature plant throughout the summer. Moist soil in sun.

AGM 2.00m £5.00

ACANTHUS 'Summer Beauty'

A wonderful cross. A. spinosus x A. mollis, has broad glossy foliage and long spikes of mauve and white flowers. Sun.

1.20m £5.00

ACANTHUS 'Summer Beauty'
AGAPANTHUS 'Black Pantha'

AGAPANTHUS 'Black Pantha'

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

PBR 60cm £5.00

LUNARIA annua 'Corfu Blue'

Annual/perennial blue-flowered Honesty! Everyone loves this plant in our garden. Electric-blue flowers from April continue all season, then silver coin seedheads appear, and drop to produce more plants next year. Sun to part shade.

90cm £3.50

LUNARIA annua 'Corfu Blue'
CORTADERIA richardii

CORTADERIA richardii

Pampas grass with silvery loose arching flower plumes from July-October. Nothing like the 1960s monster!

AGM 2.50m £5.00

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 'Parkallee'
AMPELODESMOS mauritanica

AMPELODESMOS mauritanica

Forms a dense clump of grey-green foliage, with purple-flushed green flowers on tall arching stems, from late spring to midsummer. Early-flowering and long-lasting. Sun.

2.00m £5.00

DIERAMA pulcherrimum 'Blackbird'

Cascades of claret-purple bells. Needs deep, well-drained soil in full sun.

1.00m £5.00

DIERAMA pulcherrimum 'Blackbird'
ERYNGIUM pandanifolium 'Physic Purple'

ERYNGIUM pandanifolium 'Physic Purple'

Rarely offered variety. Rosette of sword-shaped leaves to 85cm, branched heads of small maroon flowers October-December. Very architectural!

1.60m £8.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Black Buddhist'

Large umbels of deep violet-blue flowers on dark purple stems. Dry soil in sun. Hardy.

90cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Black Buddhist'
CYNARA cardunculus

CYNARA cardunculus

Cardoon. Forms an epic, architectural mound of silver-grey foliage up to 1 metre long. Large, purple, thistle-like flowerheads tower above in late summer and autumn. Loves the sun.

AGM 2.50m £5.00

MISCANTHUS sinensis 'Zwerg Elefant'

Unique dark pinky-red crimped flowers burst out of their bulbous sheaths late summer! Wide foliage. A current favourite.

1.80m £5.00

MISCANTHUS sinensis 'Zwerg Elefant'
AGAPANTHUS 'Chika's Blue'

AGAPANTHUS 'Chika's Blue'

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

75cm £5.00

ARUNDO donax

Giant reed, growing up to 10ft high! Grey-green leaves. Needs a warm spot in moist soil.

3.00m £7.50

ARUNDO donax
AGAPANTHUS 'Arctic Star'

AGAPANTHUS 'Arctic Star'

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

60cm £6.50

AGAPANTHUS 'Isis'

Free-flowering variety with open heads of deep blue flowers August-September.

60cm £5.00

AGAPANTHUS 'Isis'

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