'A Selection of Seaside Garden Plants' available from Avondale Nursery

A Selection of Seaside Garden Plants

To recreate a coastal garden in the heart of the West Midlands, think gravel, sparse planting, focus points of found objects while beachcombing – driftwood, weathered wooden posts etc. Emphasis on silver or glaucous foliage, sea hollies, achillea, artemisia.

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ERIGERON karvinskianus

ERIGERON karvinskianus

Masses of daisies, emerging white then turning pink, May-October. Low-growing, lovely along a path or in cracks of walls. Cut back to flower again. Sunny spot.

AGM 30cm £5.00

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia var. parviflora

Similar to 'Alba' but with more attractive foliage.

1.00m £5.00

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia var. parviflora
VERBENA officinalis var. grandiflora 'Bampton'

VERBENA officinalis var. grandiflora 'Bampton'

Shimmering cloud of narrow, dark purple stems and tiny pink flowers. Sun.

60cm £5.00

SALVIA 'Lalarsha'

Rose-purple flowers May-November. Sun.

80cm £5.00

SALVIA 'Lalarsha'
SALVIA 'Salmon Dance'

SALVIA 'Salmon Dance'

Salmon-pink flowers May-November. Sun.

60cm £5.00

SALVIA verticillata 'Purple Rain'

One of Piet Oudolf's favourites! Dark green leaves, and upright, purple branching stems carry purple-blue flowers through summer. Full sun.

75cm £5.00

SALVIA verticillata 'Purple Rain'
AGAPANTHUS 'Black Pantha'

AGAPANTHUS 'Black Pantha'

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

PBR 60cm £5.00

SANGUISORBA 'Pink Brushes'

Large rose-pink bottlebrush flowers.

1.40m £5.00

SANGUISORBA 'Pink Brushes'
MOLINIA caerulea ssp. arundinacea 'Fontane'

MOLINIA caerulea ssp. arundinacea 'Fontane'

My favourite molinia - arching purple flower stems, yellow foliage in autumn.

1.80m £5.00

IRIS 'Banbury Gem'

Californian Iris. Rose-pink flowers with a yellow throat. Full sun.

30cm £5.00

IRIS 'Banbury Gem'
SANTOLINA rosmarinifolia 'Primrose Gem'

SANTOLINA rosmarinifolia 'Primrose Gem'

Loved on sight! Bright green neat bush, with creamy-yellow flowers June-July.

AGM 45cm £5.00

EUPHORBIA segueriana ssp. niciciana

Late-flowering semi-evergreen Euphorbia, a mound of intense lime green flowers on reddish stems late summer to early autumn. National Collection Holder Don Witton's eyes lit up when I offered him a plant! Sunny spot.

50cm £5.00

EUPHORBIA segueriana ssp. niciciana
IRIS 'Broadleigh Peacock'

IRIS 'Broadleigh Peacock'

Californian hybrid - Pale bronze and amber flowers with deeper markings.

30cm £5.00

EUPHORBIA characias ssp. wulfenii 'Purple and Gold'

Young foliage turns purple in cold weather. Yellow flowers February-June.

1.00m £5.00

EUPHORBIA characias ssp. wulfenii 'Purple and Gold'
RUDBECKIA laciniata 'Herbstsonne'

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

MOLINIA caerulea ssp. arundinacea 'Bergfreund'

Short pale brown panicles on green upright stems. Shorter foliage. Deciduous.

2.00m £5.00

MOLINIA caerulea ssp. arundinacea 'Bergfreund'

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