Early in the season, beautiful daisies in shades of pink, lavender, white and violet cover the alpine asters in this mix. The mounded, low-growing plants are ideal for container culture and rock gardens. The plants are easy to grow but tend to be short-lived.Unlike many aster species, the delicate, pastel daisies of alpine aster bloom in late sprin..
The beautiful, violet-blue flowers of Aquilegia alpina, or alpine columbine, have been cultivated since ancient times. Native to wooded mountain regions of Europe, it forms a low, spreading mound of delicate, lobed, blue-green foliage which somewhat resembles that of a maidenhair fern. Its large, nodding, cobalt-blue flowers feature contrasting, go..
The Angel Trumpet is a decorative container plant with large, fragrant flowers. This variety has white flowers. Flowers from August to October.The plant is usually cultivated as a solitary in a large bucket. All plant parts are poisonous. Grow in moist, well-drained soil in full sun with filtered afternoon shade. Prune the plant in autumn and keep..
A great tasting variety with good bolt tolerance. Enjoy the pungent taste of it and it is a great addition to salads.A superb variety with attractive large, smooth, round leaves and great peppery flavour with a bit of bite.Heat tolerant so slower to bolt than other varieties.According to ancient traditions, eating it will bring you good luck. The o..
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..
Fabulous foliage for summer bedding or patio containers. Eye-catching colour combinations as indoor plants. A dramatic colour combination of richest velvet red edged in bright gold. Beautifully shaped, uniform leaf formation, on dwarf compact plants. This plant is frost sensitive and needs protection in cold areas over winter.Sow anytime for indoor..
A classic for the cottage garden border with beautiful, fully double, spurless blooms on strong, uprigh stems. Performing best in dappled sun to partial shade, Aquilegia prefers evenly moist, nutrient-rich soil with good drainage. It will readily cross-pollinate with other columbine and self-sow if allowed to go to seed, which is considered an adva..
This English daisy hybrid produces loads of small, densely-double (extra petals) daisies of cool, white, red, lavender-pink. The cheerful, button-like flowers appear on short, upright, leafless stems and may bloom from late winter to summer, and sporadically into mid-fall.Preferring cool temperatures, this diminutive perennial struggles in extreme ..
Easy and fast growing with delivcately scented white flowers which deepen to rose as they mature.Ideal for beds, borders and in containers. Also beautiful in dried floral arrangements. Trim plants back after flowering to retain shape. Genus - Oenothera Species - speciosa Variety - Silky Orchid Common name - Evening Primrose Pre-Treatment..
Magnificent perennial flowers, ideal for heavy soils.this species is native to north eastern China and Russia where they grow in large, stunning drifts in heavy, damp clay soils.A large and spectacular relative of the beloved buttercup, this herbaceous perennial forms dense clumps crowded with rich orange yellow blooms. Superb for a damp corner of..
One of the nicest and fast growing annual or perennial (in warm climates) vine for trellises, pergolas, walls, fences or other structures around the home.It is typically grown outdoors as an annual. Best grown in organically rich, consistently moist but well-drained soils in full sun. Tolerates light shade but is more floriferous in full sun. Soils..
There may be no perennial more attractive to hummingbirds than Maltese cross, with its globular clusters of scarlet flowers atop tall, unbranched, hairy stems. A perennial native to European Russia, it has an upright, clumping habit with medium green, oval hairy leaves that form a basal rosette and also clasp the flower stems.In early to midsummer,..
Approximately 300 seeds in 0.1g packet.A useful kitchen mint with lots of large, slightly hairy green leaves with a fresh minty smell when chopped. It quickly spreads but you can easily keep it in check by planting in a pot which is then sunk into the ground to stop the roots spreading. Pick the leaves as needed. Scent and flavour described by some..
Approximately 60 seeds in 0.3g packet.Canary yellow, mildly fragrant, 6-8 cm wide flowers are produced in great numbers over dark green, lanceolate leaves from early thru midsummer. Following the substantial blooms, 5-8 cm long, 4-winged seed pods are produced which are beautiful in dried floral arrangements. The trailing habit and drought toleranc..
Numerous slender flower spikes smothered in small white blooms.Wonderful for the border and as a crisp accent plant. Can be treated as an annual.Relatively unknown by gardeners, the Mullein is a worthwhile perennial, especially for hot sunny sites. Plants form a low, ground-hugging rosette of crinkly green leaves, bearing upright stems or spikes of..