'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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ACHILLEA filipendula 'Gold Plate'

ACHILLEA filipendula 'Gold Plate'

Large, flat golden flowerheads. An old favourite. Full sun, drought tolerant.

AGM 1.20m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Ringdove'

Pale lavender pretty flowers. Later-flowering.

AGM 1.00m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Ringdove'
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

GERANIUM psilostemon

Intense magenta flowers with a black eye. Good autumn colour.

AGM 1.20m £5.00

GERANIUM psilostemon
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Rose Williams'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Rose Williams'

Purple-pink daisies.

1.20m £5.00

RUDBECKIA laciniata 'Herbstsonne'

Tall upright perennial, bearing single, golden yellow flowers late summer. Great for the back of a sunny border.

AGM 2.00m £5.00

RUDBECKIA laciniata 'Herbstsonne'
CYNARA scolymus 'Gros Camus de Bretagne'

CYNARA scolymus 'Gros Camus de Bretagne'

Large silvery leaves, long stems carry edible buds in summer, then big purple thistle flowers which dry well. Good soil in sun.

1.00m £6.00

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia 'Pieters'

Masses of red bobble flowers on slender stems through summer. Sun.

1.20m £5.00

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia 'Pieters'
RUDBECKIA laciniata 'Hortensia'

RUDBECKIA laciniata 'Hortensia'

Very tall stems bear double, bright golden-yellow flowers. Vigorous.

1.50m £5.00

PHLOX paniculata 'Ending Blue'

Lilac-pink flowers in daylight, but change to soft purple-violet in the evening. Fragrant too!

1.00m £5.00

PHLOX paniculata 'Ending Blue'
HELENIUM 'Zimbelstern'

HELENIUM 'Zimbelstern'

Yellow flowers with an orange hue. Wide petals.

1.00m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Pride of Rougham'

Deep violet flowers August-October.

1.20m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Pride of Rougham'
CAMPANULA lactiflora 'Prichard's Variety'

CAMPANULA lactiflora 'Prichard's Variety'

Dark violet bellflowers held in trusses through summer. Sun or part shade in moist soil.

AGM 75cm £5.00

SANGUISORBA 'Scapino'

From Sarastro Nursery in Germany, this has deep red catkins on tall open stems, which move gently in the breeze, July-September.

2.00m £5.00

SANGUISORBA 'Scapino'
HELIANTHUS 'Lemon Queen'

HELIANTHUS 'Lemon Queen'

Pale lemon perennial sunflower.

AGM 2.00m £5.00

IRIS sibirica 'Peter Hewitt'

Deep violet-blue flowers with a golden throat and gold edges to he petals.

AGM 90cm £5.00

IRIS sibirica 'Peter Hewitt'

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