'A Selection of Back of Border Plants' available from Avondale Nursery

A Selection of Back of Border Plants

These are self-supporting tall plants, topped with flowers. They can be used for screening or hiding unsightly features. Choose plants of differing heights to vary the gradient of the border.

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ACANTHUS mollis (Latifolius Group) 'Sjaak'

ACANTHUS mollis (Latifolius Group) 'Sjaak'

Large, glossy leaves and tall spires of purple and white hooded flowers late spring and summer.

2.00m £5.00

SANGUISORBA 'Pink September'

Bigger and better flowers than 'Big Pink'. Lots of stems closely grouped. Stands well. New in 2013 from us.

2.00m £5.00

SANGUISORBA 'Pink September'
KNIPHOFIA 'Nobilis'

KNIPHOFIA 'Nobilis'

Very tall and vigorous, has big, fiery red to orange pokers from late summer to early autumn. Magnificent!

AGM 1.50m £5.00

MOLINIA caerulea ssp. arundinacea 'Skyracer'

Very tall, branching stems, good autumn colour.

2.00m £5.00

MOLINIA caerulea ssp. arundinacea 'Skyracer'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM laeve 'Glow in the Dark'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM laeve 'Glow in the Dark'

Our introduction in 2010. Masses of luminous lilac-pink daisies contrast with black stems and dark foliage. A. 'Calliope' x A. 'Fellowship'.

1.20m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Wineflower'

Deep pink daisies.

1.30m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Wineflower'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Crimson Beauty'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Crimson Beauty'

Purple-red flowers.

1.35m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Lye End Beauty'

Warm deep-pink flowers.

1.40m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Lye End Beauty'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Naomi'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Naomi'

Pale pink flowers.

1.20m £5.00

PHLOX paniculata 'Rosa Pastell'

Pale pink to white flowers from July.

1.00m £5.00

PHLOX paniculata 'Rosa Pastell'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Lucida'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Lucida'

Purple-red flowers on strong sprays.

1.20m £5.00

PHLOX paniculata 'Franz Schubert'

Large, fragrant trusses of pearly lilac flowers.

90cm £5.00

PHLOX paniculata 'Franz Schubert'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Saint Michaels'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Saint Michaels'

Large blue-purple flowers September-October.

1.20m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Betel Nut'

Vibrant pink flowers with a golden eye. A tall variety, from Great Dixter.

1.80m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Betel Nut'
KNIPHOFIA 'Happy Halloween'

KNIPHOFIA 'Happy Halloween'

Brand new variety from Hilliers, has very tall stems bearing apricot pokers late September-November. Sun.

PBR 1.50m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Pink Parfait'

Large rose-pink flowers.

1.20m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Pink Parfait'

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