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 tolerance of this perennial makes it ideal for softening the ..
Annual plant for pots, dishes, hanging baskets and bedding with striking leaves in vivid colors.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 a..
Dianthus superbus is a European/Asian loosely tufted species that typically grows to 20-25 cm tall with decumbent stems below and branched upright stems above. Shaggy, deeply-fringed flowers (to 5 cm across) appear singly or in pairs at the stem ends in summer. Flowers are scented. Medium green basal leaves are linear-lanceolate (to 6-8 cm long).Go..
Though technically considered an herb, rue has toxicity issues that render it strictly an ornamental garden plant rather than a utilitarian one. Originating from southern Europe and Southwest Asia, it is an evergreen subshrub that thrives in hot, dry climates. Mature specimens are bushy and have attractive, feathery, blue-green leaves. Historically..
The sweet, aromatic red fruit of this low-growing herbaceous perennial are a late spring favorite. Garden strawberries vary greatly in the size and flavor of their fruits, but all bear three-lobed leaves and most form offsets via trailing stems known as stolons. Plants bear round white five-petaled flowers in early to mid-spring, followed by the co..
Bright and cheerful daisy-like blooms that open with the sun. Repeatedly appearing whenever weather is warm and sunny. Blooms, which close at night and on cloudy days, are singly borne on erect stems above low, dense, spreading clumps of narrow spoon-shaped leaves. The leaves are green.They are best grown in well-drained, moderately fertile soils. ..
Lovely flower spikes with aromatic foliageAn attractive mix of blue and white flower spikes nestle above aromatic foliage. Ideal for borders, pots and tubs. Attracts beneficial insects, especially bees. Genus - Agastache Species - Foeniculum Variety - Blue&White Mix Common name - Giant Hyssop Pre-Treatment - Not-required Hardiness zones..
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..
Prickly, thistle-like foliages is a deep green with silvery undersides is one pretty aspect of the blue echinops, but the showstopper is the rounded blue flower clusters in late summer. A upright, clump-forming perennial, it hails from southeastern Europe eastward into central Asia.The dark green leaves are coarsely lobed, looking like leaves of a ..
Gardeners usually think first of the large-flowered hybrid Clematis, but there are other types also well worth growing. Flowers in the first year of cultivation.This adaptable species features bright yellow bell-shaped flowers that appear through the summer, followed by the feathery tufted seed heads. An excellent ground cover for difficult areas w..
Large, spectacular paeony-like double blooms on tall, impressive plants. The refined colour adds a touch of classic grandeur to the back of the herbaceous border.From the World Botanics range.Hollyhock need deep, loose rich soil. Genus - Alcea Species - Rosea Variety - Chaters Salmon Common name - Hollyhock Pre-Treatment - Not-required ..
Mentha longifolia is a species in the genus Mentha (mint) native to Europe, western and central Asia (east to Nepal and the far west of China), and northern and southern (but not tropical) Africa.It is a very variable herbaceous perennial plant with a peppermint-scented aroma. Like many mints, it has a creeping rhizome, with erect to creeping stems..
Tropical vine grown as a garden annual for unusual beauty and decorative qualities. Very famous because the rich light and deep purple flowers and burgundy seed pods. Foliage dark green to purple.Grows very fast to 2 - 2.5 m during one season.Grows well in rich, well-drained soil and full sun. Requires regular feeding.Perfect for planting in balcon..
Hyssop is an aromatic, semi-evergreen, woody-based, shrubby perennial that grows in an erect bushy clump. It is frequently grown in herb gardens and as an ornamental. It is native to the northern Mediterranean coast and Asia Minor, but has naturalized along roads in some parts of the U. S. It features narrow, stalkless, toothed, aromatic, shiny dar..
Pelargonium peltatum Fuchsia F1 - Ivy Leaf Geranium with big, informal flower heads and ivy leaves create a beautiful cascade from baskets, tubs and window boxes. Makes an excellent component in mixed containers.Suitable for hot, humid climates. Flowers quickly from seed. Flower buds are 7-10 cm (3"-4") wide.If grown as annual, flowers from May to ..