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Hedysarum coronarium

Hedysarum coronarium

French Honeysuckle

Price: £6.50

Huge, red, clover-like flowers spikes are sweetly scented on this unusual and highly prized shrubby perennial. Attractive pinnate foliage is silver edged and silver backed and forms on strong, well branched stems. Also known as French Honeysuckle, the richly scented, exotic-looking, pea-like flowers are nectar-rich and attract bees, butterflies and other pollinators. Reaches a height of approx 3ft (90cm) and is stunning at the back of a border amongst tall perennials. Prefers a moist site in sun or partial shade in any soil. Short lived (four or five years). Hedysarum coronarium is, as the flowers would suggest, a legume (like peas or beans),as such it can be used as a soil improver as it fixes nitrogen from the air into the soil.This will in turn feed and improve the flowering and health of surrounding plants and when it finally turns up its toes, will leave the soil nice and healthy for the next round of planting. Read More...

Helleborus orientalis 'Double Queen Mixed'

Helleborus orientalis 'Double Queen Mixed'

Christmas Rose

Price: £5.95

Large nodding, ruffled blooms with speckled petals in a range of colours from soft rose pinks, deep maroons, slate blues, yellow-greens and creamy whites. This really beautiful winter-flowering plant begins blooming in mid-winter as temperatures plummet and brings a welcome splash of colour to the garden at its most barren time of year. Excellent for naturalising under trees and perfect for a shady border. Hellebores will thrive in brighter conditions but, really come into their own in quite deep shade where nothing much will grow and where their large, showy blooms are even more appreciated.Mounds of glossy, dark greeen, evergreen foliage make this a handsome addition to a border year-round. Easy and trouble free. Forms good, large clumps over time which can be divided. Makes excellent cut flowers and flowers can be dried too. Fully hardy in even the most severe winters. n.b Plant supplied will be only one of the colours listed above. We cannot specify a particular colour, Read More...

Hemerocallis fulva 'Flore Pleno'

Hemerocallis fulva 'Flore Pleno'

Double Daylily

Price: £6.50

This unusual Daylily bears large, dark orange, exotic- looking, double blooms on tall, sturdy stems from June - September. These are real show-stoppers in the border and though each flower last only a day, they keep throwing up new flowers for weeks on end. Strappy green foliage forms sturdy clumps and is semi-evergreen. Prolific and vigorous. Incredibly easy to grow on any site in any soil. Flowers are edible too. Height 90cm (3ft) Read More...

Hemerocallis Pardon Me

Hemerocallis Pardon Me

Day Lily

Price: £6.50

Small but richly fragrant, bright red flowers with a chartreuse green throat look truly exotic. Gorgeous againsy a backdrop of strap-like, arching leaves. As the name 'Day Lily' suggests, each flower lasts only a day but, they appear in profusion from July-September, especially once established. An easy to grow, really hardy, clump-forming perennial. Hemerocallis is extremely wind tolerant so they work well in coastal gardens or on exposed sites. They look great softening the edge of a path or driveway. Plant darker colours such as 'Pardon Me' against lighter colours for greater impact. Happy in sun or part shade in any moist soil. Read More...

Hesperis matronalis

Hesperis matronalis

Purple Sweet Rocket

Price: £5.99

Deliciously scented lilac flowers are massed on stems up to 1m high in early Summer and fill the air with perfume. Looks fabulous in a billowing mass mid-border. A wonderful cottage garden plant. Attractive to bees and butterflies. Happy in either full sun or part shade. Read More...

Jasminum beesianum

Jasminum beesianum

Red Jasmine

Price: £7.99

Jasminum beesianum is an unusual, evergreen climber with fragrant, tubular, reddish pink flowers, borne in clusters from late spring to early summer. The exotic looking flowers look really striking against the delicate, bright green, lance-shaped foliage and are followed by shiny black berries. Prefers a sheltered, sunny position in well-drained soil and will require surface mulching and some protection in colder areas. Frost hardy. Suitable for conservatory growing. Or over South-facing trellis', walls and archways. Eventual height 3.5m (10ft) and spread 3m (9ft). After 5yrs. Read More...

Jasminum x Stephanense

Jasminum x Stephanense

Pink Jasmine

Price: £6.50

A vigorous, twining climber smothered in clusters of fragrant, pale pink, starry flowers  1/2" across from Early to Mid-Summer. Semi-evergreen with delicate, decorative foliage. Looks beautiful growing over an arch or against a sunny wall. Prefers a sheltered, sunny, well-drained position. Frost hardy. Protect in cold areas. Prune lightly after flowering. RHS - AGM Royal Horticultural Society - Award of Garden Merit. Read More...

Kniphofia 'Timothy'

Kniphofia 'Timothy'

Red Hot Poker

Price: £6.50

Clump forming perennial with strong, strappy foliage and tall, tropical-looking spikes of salmon-peach, tubular flowers on sturdy bronze stems. This is a great perennial for late summer colour and giving the garden a taste of the exotic. Flowers June to September. Height 90cm/ 3ft. Really easy in any soil in sun or part shade. Loved by bees. Read More...

Lady's Bedstraw

Lady's Bedstraw

Galium verum

Price: £4.95

Golden yellow, fragrant, billowing masses of tiny flowers that smell strongly of new mown hay throughout the summer. Legend has it that Mary gave birth to Jesus on a bed of this plant and that the plant has been blessed with golden flowers ever since (all other Bedstraws are white). More recently, the flowers were used to stuff mattresses in medieval times as the pleasant smell of the dried plant was said to discourage fleas. Shiny, narrow, lance-shaped bright green leaves are produced in whorls around the stems. This delightful native perennial is fairly common along roadsides and hedgerows and looks fabulous in a meadow where its sprawling, clouds of scented flowers and soft, billowing foliage create gentle summery drifts. The roots of this plant can be used to produce a red dye and the flowers can be used as a natural rennet to curdle cheese. Tolerates mowing. Attracts a wide variety of butterflies and is the food source of the Hummingbird Hawk Moth.   Read More...

Lonicera elisae

Lonicera elisae

Shrub Honeysuckle

Price: £7.99

An extremely rare and pretty deciduous shrub with long tubular cream flowers flushed pink in late winter.  Flowers are highly scented and bloom from January to April. Young leaves are dark purple, ageing dark green as summer progresses and have blue undersides. Compact, upright, slender habit. Height  2m (6ft) Happy in sun or part shade. Fully hardy. Read More...

Lonicera japonica Halliana

Lonicera japonica Halliana

Honeysuckle

Price: £7.99

The highly fragrant flowers produced over an extremely long flowering period ( April throught to September) and evergreen, ovate dark green leaves have earned this plant a well deserved AGM (Award of Garden Merit). A fully hardy, vigorous climber, it will rapidly clothe an arch or trellis and looks superb trained through the branches of a tree. It will thrive in any aspect, in any soil, in sun or part shade but, would like it to be well drained. As with all Honeysuckles, they like their feet to stay cool but, aren't as fussy about their heads. A  large stone or upturned pot placed on the soil above the roots is a good way to keep them happy if planting in full sun. The flowers open creamy-white and fade to golden yellow and the more the plant is cut back, the more flowers it will produce. Ultimate height 4 - 8m after 10years. Read More...

Lonicera periclymenum 'Belgica'

Lonicera periclymenum 'Belgica'

Early Dutch Honeysuckle

Price: £7.99

One of the earliest flowering  honeysuckles. Dense flowerheads of red-flushed white tubular flowers which age to a creamy yellow clothe the twining stems from May to June. The large, cartwheel shaped flowerheads are fabulously fragrant, especially at dusk and may produce large bunches of shiny orange-red berries in late Summer. A deciduous climber, it is is fully hardy and will grow in any soil but, would prefer a little shade on its roots. Quick to cover a fence, or wall or scramble over an old tree stump, it looks great in a cottage-style garden. It has slightly larger flowers than the Wild Honeysuckle and more of them. Its also one of the first plants to break into leaf, often as early as January. RHS - AGM Royal Horticultural Society - Award of Garden Merit. Read More...

Lonicera syringantha

Lonicera syringantha

Lilac-Scented Honeysuckle

Price: £7.99

A graceful, arching, deciduous shrub honeysuckle, bearing lilac-pink, tubular flowers in spring and early summer and in scattered bursts throughout the season. Flowers are sweetly, honeysuckle/ lilac -scented and followed by red berries in the autumn.  Leaves are delicate and an attractive grey-green. Originally from China and Tibet and brought to Britain in the 1800's, this pretty shrub is surprisingly little-known despite being fully hardy and very easy to grow in any soil in any position (with the exception of deep shade). Flowers are borne on previous years growth. Prune after the first flush of flowers to encourage bushier growth and more prolific flowering next year. Read More...

Lonicera x brownii Dropmore Scarlet

Lonicera x brownii Dropmore Scarlet

Red Honeysuckle

Price: £8.99

A stunning Honeysuckle with bright scarlet, often very fragrant, long tubular flowers from mid-Summer - late Autumn. In a hot Summer the flowers are followed by orange-red or black berries. A semi-evergreen variety with oval, dark blue-green leaves which contrast beautifully with the exotic-looking, red trumpet flowers. Perfect for bringing some tropical sizzle to a drab, shady corner of the garden. Ultimate spread of about 4m but, cut back some of the flowering stems by a third to increase the crop of flowers the following year. Prefers light shade but, happy in most situations and in most soil types. Read More...

Lonicera x purpusii Winter Beauty

Lonicera x purpusii Winter Beauty

Winter Honeysuckle

Price: £7.99

The heady scent of this shrub in the darkest days of winter, easily earn it a place in even the smallest garden. Very fragrant creamy white, tubular flowers with prominent clusters of bright yellow stamens, cover the bare stems of this semi-evergreen shrub in the depths of winter. From December to March the flowers fill the garden with a strong, honeysuckle perfume. Plant amongst summer-flowering shrubs or use the mature stems as support for a small, summer-flowering clematis as they can look relatively insignificant once in full leaf. Happy in sun or part shade in any soil. Eventual height and spread 2 x 2m.  RHS - AGM Royal Horticultural Society - Award of Garden Merit Read More...

Lysimachia atropurpurea 'Beaujolais'

Lysimachia atropurpurea 'Beaujolais'

Loosestrife

Price: £6.00

These unusual, claret coloured flowers bloom on slender spikes from May - September and are perfect for creating interest mid-border. Pale silver -green rosettes of foliage provide an attractive foil for the maroon - purple flowers and the leaves have slightly crinkled margins. Fully hardy. Lysimachia 'Beaujolais' forms neat, well-behaved clumps. Make excellent cut flowers with a long vase life. Cutting will encourage more blooms.  Attractive to butterflies and other pollinators. Happy growing in any reasonable garden soil in sun or partial shade. Read More...

Marsh Marigold, Kingcup

Marsh Marigold, Kingcup

Caltha palustris

Price: £5.95

Giant , golden yellow buttercup flowers with numerous yellow stamens, perfect for brightening up a bog garden, damp meadow or moist border and will happily grow in the shallow water margins of a pond, lake or stream where its flowers look incredible multiplied in reflection on the surface of the water. Fleshy, dark green, kidney shaped leaves provide a good contrast in form with reeds, rushes and water irises. A robust, leafy, clump-forming perennial growing to a height of 30-50cm. Many habitats have been lost due to development of riversides and lowland draining. Flowers produce a yellow dye. Flowers March - June Good nectar plant. Prefers full sun or part shade. The only British native to receive the RHS - AGM Royal Horticultural Society - Award of Garden Merit.   Read More...

Meadow Cranesbill

Meadow Cranesbill

Geranium pratense

Price: £4.95

Soft violet-blue, nodding flowers right through from June to September are so delicate on this pretty cottage garden plant. Heavily dissected dark green leaves turn an attractive shade of red in autumn. Easy to establish in a garden. Grows well in any sunny position. Loved by bumble and honey bees and the food plant of the Brown Argus butterfly. Its name derives from the beak-like fruits, which divide into segments, curl upwards and explode to release the seed. A great fun plant for children to grow. Read More...

Myrtus communis tarentina

Myrtus communis tarentina

Myrtle

Price: £3.50

The sacred herb of Aphrodite (the Greek goddess of love), Myrtle has been used as a symbol of love throughout the ages. Its glossy evergreen leaves smell gorgeous when crushed/ in hot sun and can be used in cooking. Myrtle has fragrant, saucer-shaped creamy white flowers in summer, each with a dense cluster of stamens, giving a fluffy appearance. These are followed by glossy, dark purple berries in winter. This bushy Medditerranean native thrives well in coastal regions. In colder areas it may benefit from the protection of a sheltered spot or a South or West-facing wall. It's extremely wind- resistant and makes an excellent hedging plant. Ultimate height and spread 2m. Prefers full sun and good drainage. Prune to shape in Spring when danger of frosts has passed. RHS - AGM Royal Horticultural Society - Award of Garden Merit Read More...

Nepeta racemosa Grog

Nepeta racemosa Grog

Dwarf Catmint

Price: £6.50

This unusual form of dwarf Catmint is not often seen growing in British gardens but, its compact habit and deep purple-blue, lipped flowers make it perfect for edging borders and paths. The slender flower spikes produce open drifts of hazy blue for weeks in the summer and are loved by bees. Lemon-scented foliage repels mosquitos. Fully hardy. Plant in full sun or partial shade in any well-drained soil. Height 30-40cm (1ft). Read More...

Nepeta X faassenii

Nepeta X faassenii

Dwarf Catmint

Price: £4.95

Slender spikes of lavender-blue flowers and aromatic sage-green leaves forming open drifts of hazy blue flowers for weeks in the summer. June-Sept. A shorter, more compact form of this quintessential cottage garden plant.  Perfect for informal edging of paths and borders.  Loved by bees.  Plant in full sun or part shade.  A couple of twiggy sticks in the centre of the plant will help keep over-amorous cats at bay.    Read More...

Ox-eye Daisy

Ox-eye Daisy

Leucanthemum vulgaris

Price: £4.95

Masses of huge white daisies up to 2ins across from May to September are loved by bees and butterflies. This classic wildflower of old meadows and hedgerows is so evocative of high summer. Plant it in big clumps in the border for a really stunning show. Extremely versatile and trouble-free. Happy in sun or part shade. Read More...

Penstemon 'Sour Grapes'

Penstemon 'Sour Grapes'

Price: £6.50

Gorgeous two-tone, blue and purple tubular flowers cloak tall stems from June –September on this pretty perennial.  Incredibly easy, really long flowering and evergreen. Fully hardy. Height 45cm (2.5ft) Would prefer a well-drained site in sun or part shade. Ideal for the gardening beginner or small gardens where it's long-flowering season makes it invaluable. Read More...

Philadelphus Manteau d'Hermine

Philadelphus Manteau d'Hermine

Mock Orange

Price: £6.99

One of the smallest of the Mock Orange family and therefore, ideal for the smaller garden or towards the front of a border. It produces a mound of foliage, studded in summer with large, double, fragrant blooms from June to July. Height and spread approx 1m after 5yrs. An easy low-maintenance small shrub which copes with a multitude of situations - any aspect, sheltered, exposed, urban pollution or salt-laden air, chalk or heavy clay. Probably its only requirement is that it has reasonable drainage. RHS - AGM Royal Horticultural Society - Award of Garden Merit Read More...

Polemonium Lambrook Mauve

Polemonium Lambrook Mauve

Jacob's Ladder

Price: £6.50

A Polemonium with a softer, more delicate, mound-forming habit than its relatives. Rosettes of bright green foliage, composed of pairs of leaves which resemble the rungs of a ladder. (Hence its common name). Foliage is evergreen, making this a handsome addition to the garden year-round. Massed clusters of cup-shaped, fragrant, lavender coloured flowers to 40cm high from spring to mid-summer. Flowers will withstand being completely frozen in early spring. Cut flowering stems down to ground level as the flowers fade to encourage a second flush of flowers in late summer. Happy in sun/ part-shade on any moist soil. Height and spread 45 x 60cm. Really easy to grow and trouble free. Flowers are extemely long lasting and stay looking great for ages! - This is one of our personal favourites. Read More...

Polygonatum odoratum variegatum

Polygonatum odoratum variegatum

Variegated Solomon's Seal

Price: £7.99

  Voted 2013 perennial of the year by the PPA (Perennial Plant Association)  A beautiful upright arching perennial for shade gardens with crisp, bright green foliage edged with pure white. Fragrant white bells in May and June that smell faintly of Lily-of-the-Valley are followed by dark blue fruits. Ht 2ft Easy to grow in any soil.  Low maintenance and deer and rabbit resistant. Bright yellow autumn foliage is stunning. This North American native spreads slowly but, not aggressively to form nice colonies. Read More...

Ragged Robin

Ragged Robin

Lychnis flos-cuculi

Price: £4.95

A delicate, slightly rarer perennial. Its name refers to the deeply cut, narrow, spiky petals of these bright purplish-pink flowers which appear from May to August. A native of damp meadows and streamsides, make this plant ideally suited to that damp part of the border or next to the pond. Plant in drifts of 5/ 6 for best effect. Read More...

Rough Hawkbit

Rough Hawkbit

Leontodon hispidus

Price: £4.99

Attractive yellow, dandelion-like flowers grow in loose clusters and are slightly smaller and more delicate than their thuggish cousins. June- October. A useful indicator of old meadows, Rough Hawkbit is perfect for growing in a wildflower meadow that you are establishing or for growing in a flowering lawn. It will tolerate mowing and grazing, still flowering but, at a much lower height. Rosette-forming with long, toothed leaves, a long-lived, hardy perennial, similar to Catsear. Height 15cm - 50cm (6" - 18") - depending on whether plants are grazed or mown during the growing season. Happy in any soil in full sun or partial shade. Fully hardy. Read More...

Sanguisorba menziesii

Sanguisorba menziesii

Ornamental Burnet

Price: £6.50

Deepest maroon-pink, bottle brush flowers on slender stems above mounds of pretty, grey-green, fern-like foliage. Gorgeous in prairie-style plantings or to add interest in the border. Fully hardy perennial. Happiest in moist soil in sun/part shade. Flowers July – September. Height 75cm (2.5ft) Read More...