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..
Rear but easy to grow perennial flower. Blooms from May to beginning of July with clusters of pink flowers on top of narrow stems.Use this pretty biennial or short living perennial as a bedding plant in masses or in containers and hanging baskets. Pretty in the rockery or mixed border, it will scatter naturally for a pleasing effect through the yea..
The needle-like leaves of Arend's saxifrage are distinctive and provide a soft backdrop for its pink flowers. A tight, clump-forming, usually evergreen perennial, this is a hybrid developed by Arends Nursery of Ronsdorf, Germany.The plant grows in tight rosettes of leaves, gathered in clumps. The rosettes are made by flat sprays of needle-like, bri..
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..
Stately spires in a lovely colour rangeA delightful addition to perennial borders, with slim stately spires in a range of subtle colours, above rosettes of deep green leaves.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, beari..
The showy orange-red flowers of orange campion brighten the garden from June to September. A short-lived, clump forming perennial, it is a hybrid derived from a cross between brilliant campion (Lychnis fulgens) and crown campion (Lychnis sieboldii). And though a hybrid it comes true from seed.The tapered, slightly hairy leaves are medium green and ..
Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra, commonly called ox eye, is an upright, clump-forming, nearly glabrous, sunflower-like, short-lived perennial that is native to eastern and central North America. 'Summer Sun' is a compact, clump-forming, upright cultivar which typically grows up to 90 cm (2-3') tall. Features single to double, daisy-like flowers..
A mass of classic flowers with yellow button centers cover compact plants.Flowering in the first year, they are perfect for borders or as bedding plants. Ox-eye daisy grows and flowers best in full sun and moderately fertile, well-drained soil. Genus - Chrysanthemum Species - leucanthemum Variety - White Breeze Common name - Oxeye Daisy ..
This enchanting perennial is an old English favorite for natural areas and informal gardens. Commonly known as oxlip, it grows in the damp woods and meadows of Europe and Russia, where it has been known to inhabit north-facing mountain slopes as well as low floodplains. In the British Isles it is primarily found in the east.Oxlip produces a small r..
These fast growing plants can easily be grown outdoors as an annual, in beds or mixed containers, or indoors as an evergreen perennial.A dramatic colour combination of richest velvet red edged in bright gold. Beautifully shaped, uniform leaf formation, on dwarf compact plants. Sow anytime for indoor pot plants. Genus - Coleus Species - Blum..
One of the signature plants of the vast Argentine plains for which it is named, pampas grass is an imposing, clump-forming, highly ornamental evergreen grass that is grown and naturalized throughout the milder climatic regions of the world. Plants grown under the cultivar name 'Rosea' bear large, showy, plumy heads of pink flowers atop lofty stalks..
Commonly called parlor palm or neanthe bella palm, is a small, compact, usually single-trunked palm that is native to rainforests from southeastern Mexico to northern Guatemala. Where winter hardy, it will rise to 1,80 m tall in shady areas of the landscape. As a houseplant, this palm usually grows to 1,20 m tall and is particularly noted for its d..
Pulsatilla vulgaris is native to Europe (Great Britain and France to the Ukraine). Hairy flower stems emerge from the ground in spring or sometimes when patches of snow are still on the ground. Flowers bloom as the foliage begins to form. Flowers are solitary, erect-to-nodding and open-bell-shaped. When the flowers appear, stems are typically only ..
This aromatic member of the mint family has long been known as fleabane because the its oils repel these age-old pests. It is a species native to the Old World from Europe to Iran where it grows in a wide range of conditions. It is a low-growing, spreading perennial with soft light-green leaves that are slightly hairy and serrated. When crushed the..