AGM – RHS Award of Gardening Merit.
PBR – Plant Breeders Rights.
We have an good selection of Verbena, Veronica and Veronicastrum for sale in the nursery, all plants that are excellent in an herbaceous border. In 2018 we will have the pretty VERONICASTRUM virginicum ‘Pink Glow.’
We are also extending our selection of violas in 2018 with VIOLA ‘Belmont Blue’ and VIOLA sororia ‘Freckles’
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|VALERIANA phu ‘Aurea’||1′||£5.70|
|This is unusual in that most yellow-leaved plants need shade but this
needs sun for the leaves to colour in spring. Undistinguished flowers.
|Pretty leaves and sprays of airy white flowers in spring.|
|Grey foliage and spires of large primrose yellow flowers.|
|A tall rather spindly plant topped with a tuft of lavender flowers
in early autumn. Large plants.
|Flowering in late summer and into the autumn, this is a useful upright plant.
The narrow spikes are set with small purple flowers.
We shall also have pink and white forms.
|VERBENA hastata ‘Alba’||3.5′||£5.70|
|Tall spires studded with tiny white flowers in late summer.|
|VERBENA hastata ‘Rosea’||3.5′||£5.70|
|Tall spires studded with tiny pink flowers in late summer.|
|Heads of small purple flowers in late summer.
Hardy in well-drained conditions.
|Very good spikes of blue in late summer.|
|VERONICA longifolia ‘Blauriesin’||2’6″||£5.60|
|Very good spikes of blue in summer.|
|VERONICA longifolia ‘Blue John’||18”||£5.70|
|Very dark spires of almost navy blue, green foliage.|
|VERONICA longifolia ‘Charlotte’||2′||£5.90|
|Grey green foliage edged with white. White flowers in fat spikes.
Dead head to prolong flowering. PBR
|VERONICA teucrium ‘Royal Blue’||AGM||18”||£5.70|
|Bright blue flowers in mid-summer.|
|VERONICASTRUM sibiricum ‘Red Arrows’||3’6”||£5.90|
|Reddish stems, spires of deep violet flowers in late summer.
Available late summer.
|VERONICASTRUM virginicum album||4’||£5.90|
|Tall upright spikes of small white flowers in late summer.|
|VERONICASTRUM virginicum ‘Apollo’||3’||£5.90|
|Dark foliage and spikes of reddish purple flowers makes this useful
in the late summer border.
|VERONICASTRUM virginicum ‘Erica’||3’6″||£5.90|
|Pale pink flowers opening from red buds. Excellent late summer plant.|
|VERONICASTRUM virginicum ‘Fascination’||4’6″||£5.90|
|Bluey-mauve flowers in dense spikes above whorls of green leaves.
Elegant in late summer.
|VERONICASTRUM virginicum ‘Pink Glow’||4′||£5.90|
|Rosy pink flower.|
|VIOLA ‘Belmont Blue’||9″||£5.00|
|Syn. ‘Boughton Blue’. Dense clumps of foliage masses of starry blue flowers
most of the summer.
|VIOLA cornuta ‘Wisley White’||9″||£5.00|
|Floriferous form covered with chalk white flowers for most of the summer.|
|VIOLA riviniana ‘Purpurea’||6″||£5.00|
|Purple-black leaves, scentless blue flowers. Excellent ground cover.|
|VIOLA sororia ‘Freckles’||9″||£5.20|
|Clumps of heart-shaped leaves, large white violet-shaped flowers
speckled with violet.