Ferny foliage and multi-colored, butterfly-shaped blossoms in spring and summer have made poor-man's orchid a favorite wherever summers are moist and cool. This upright, clumping annual is native to Chile.From spring to autumn, plants bear loose clusters of showy white, pink, lavender, or maroon flowers above compact clumps of downy, light green, d..
Tall, open spikes of delicate white blooms tinged with pink. Adds elegance to the birder and makes a good long lived cut flower.A North American wildflower, now widely grown across the continent. Plants bloom for many weeks, with loose sprays of white flowers tinged with pale pink. In the breeze these move constantly, looking like a cloud of small ..
Also called French or Butterfly Lavender. This is an outstanding compact selection, with fragrant grey-green leaves that form a bushy, evergreen mound. Unusual purple spikes of flowers hold waving mauve petals from the top. Excellent in mixed containers, as well as a hot, sunny border. Hardier than other forms, but also easily wintered indoors. Dro..
Butterfly gardens, meadows, prairies, or naturalized/native plant areas. Also effective in sunny borders. Whether massing plants in large drifts or sprinkling them throughout a prairie or meadow, butterfly weed is one of our showiest native wildflowers.A virtually hassle-free, very long lived perennial, offering three months of tangerine orange blo..
Annual up to 60 cm high.Flowers orange with black centers from May to October.Incredibly easy and rewarding to grow. An excellent variety for borders and for cutting. Medicinal uses. Genus - Calendula Species - Officinalis Variety - Princess Common name - Calendula Pre-Treatment - Not-required Hardiness zones - 3 - 8 Height - 0,50 - 0,..
Annual up to 70 cm high.Annual up to 70 cm high. White flowers from May to October.Incredibly easy and rewarding to grow. An excellent variety for borders and for cutting. Medicinal uses. Genus - Calendula Species - Officinalis Variety - Snow Princess Common name - Calendula Pre-Treatment - Not-required Hardiness zones - 3 - 8 Height -..
Easy to grow, stunning plants with beautiful double flowers.Sun loving annual with attractive blue-green ferny foliage and silky blooms.Ideal for poor soils, gravel gardens or border edges.Winner of RHS Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance. Genus - Eschscholzia Species - Californica Variety - Apricot Chiffon Common na..
Bright, simple rosy-carmine flowers with creamy centres contrast with attractive 'ferny' foliage, ideal for beds, borders and containers. Easy to grow.Excellent in annual borders and sown directly into containers for easy colour.These are tough and drought tolerant. Full sun and well-drained soil with average fertility are needed for best performan..
Vibrant flowers provide a striking contrast to the feathery foliage.Excellent in annual borders and sown directly into containers for easy colour.These are tough and drought tolerant. Full sun and well-drained soil with average fertility are needed for best performance. It is ideal for spring and summer border, formal or informal. It looks most bea..
Easy to grow, stunning two-tone bloomsMainly double and semi-double two tone (red to orange) blooms above feathery foliage. Perfect for annual borders and containers.Remove dead flowers as Californian Poppy is self-sowing. It does not tolerate transplanting.These are tough and drought tolerant. Full sun and well-drained soil with average fertility ..
Campion is a short-lived perennial native to southeastern Europe. It is grown for its old-fashioned, small, flat, white, rose or red flowers. The flowers appear in late spring or summer on tall branching stems above basal clumps of downy, silver-gray leaves.Grow campion in full sun to light shade in average, well-drained soil. The leaves — which ar..
Caraway is a well-known herb that has been cultivated for its culinary and medicinal uses since ancient times. It is frequently cultivated in the modern herb garden and sometimes also commerciallyThe use of herbal remedies, including the herb caraway classified as Carum carvi, are popular as an alternative to standard Western allopathic medicine fo..
Dianthus caryophyllus, carnation or clove pink, is a species of Dianthus. It is probably native to the Mediterranean region but its exact range is unknown due to extensive cultivation for the last 2,000 years.Great annual flower to grow for cut flowers and bright summer borders with a wide colour range of double and semi-double blooms.It grows up t..
Dianthus caryophyllus, carnation or clove pink, is a species of Dianthus. It is probably native to the Mediterranean region but its exact range is unknown due to extensive cultivation for the last 2,000 years.It is a herbaceous perennial plant growing to 30-60 cm tall. The leaves are glaucous greyish green to blue-green. The flowers are produced si..
The free-flowering aubrieta adds a colorful sweep to sunny borders. This mat-forming, semi-evergreen perennial becomes clothed in flowers in spring to early summer. Its blooming period lasts for an average of three weeks, sometimes even a month. The pretty violet-blue, pink shaded flowers play beautifully against its fuzzy green mats of foliage.Sun..