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2013 Plant Catalogue
CALAMINTHA nepeta subsp.nepeta
Heavily scented foliage, lilac flowers in tall spikes. Very
attractive even when the flowers are over and the
purplish-brown calyx remain.
CAMASSIA leichtlinii 'Alba'
Slender spires of starry white blooms. Flowers in early
summer and excellent naturalised in grass.
CAMASSIA leichtlinii 'Semiplena'
Creamy white, semi-double flowers. The last to flower here
in June. All the Camassias are excellent naturalised in grass.
CAMASSIA leichtlinii subsp. suksdorfii Caerula Group
Tall bright blue spikes in May.
Heart-shaped leaves form a clump from which rise stems
hung with cream bells in mid-Summer.
CAMPANULA glomerata 'Caroline'
From a rosette of foliage stems support tight clusters of shell-
pink flowers, marked with mauve. A useful new colour form.
CAMPANULA 'Kent Belle' AGM
Tubular bells of dark blue in late summer.
CAMPANULA lactiflora 'Lodden Anna' AGM
As 'Prichard’s Variety' but with flesh-pink flowers.
CAMPANULA lactiflora 'Prichard's Variety' AGM
Heads formed of numerous violet-blue bells in late summer.
If dead-headed, will flower into autumn.
CAMPANULA latifolia var. macrantha
Large mauvy-purple tubular bells on stout stems.
Tubular bells of white, pink or maroon spotted flowers.
Needs sun and can be invasive. Grown from seed.
CAMPANULA punctata 'Wedding Bells'
Delightful double hose in hose white flowers. Easy to grow.
CAMPANULA 'Purple Sensation'
Large deep purple flowers from almost black buds. Compact.
Long bells of dark purply blue, like C. 'Kent Belle' but has
more flowers and is more compact.
Large pale lilac bells spotted with maroon. Spreading.
CAMPANULA trachelium 'Bernice'
Very double blue bells on branching stems.
Excellent evergreen, ground cover with pink 'ladies smock'
type flowers in the spring.
Pale pinkish-mauve cornflower. Grey foliage
CENTAUREA dealbata 'Steenbergii'
Finely cut leaves with grey undersides. Large dark carmine
flowers in summer. Useful and easy plant.
CENTAUREA hypoleuca 'John Coutts'
Grey-green leaves and deep rose 'Knapweed'
flowers most of the summer.
CENTAUREA montana 'Alba'
Rosettes of leaves and large white cornflowers in early
summer. Best in some sun,
CENTAUREA montana 'Jordy'
Deep maroon flowers, the usual grey-green foliage.
CENTAUREA montana ‘Black Sprite’
Purplish-black spindly flowers above a compact clump of
foliage. Best in sun
CENTAUREA montana 'Parham'
Large pinky-mauve flowers, silver foliage.
We have often been asked for this large creamy-yellow
scabious. Flowers in mid summer.
CERATOSTIGMA plumbiginoides AGM
Bright blue flowers in autumn with foliage that turns red makes
this a pleasing late perennial. Needs sun and well drained
CHAMERION angustifolia alba
(syn. EPILOBIUM angustifolium var. album )
The white form of rosebay willow-herb. Spires of white flowers
on this plant with running roots.
CHAMERION angustifolia 'Stahl Rose'
Lovely, large pink flowers with a darker eye on this willow-herb.
Not too spreading and very pretty in late summer to autumn.
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Lilac-pink flowers in early autumn are very welcome. The
name 'Turtle's Head' is supposed to describe the flowers
Heather-pink button flowers in late October.
CHRYSANTHEMUM 'Bronze Elegance'
A mass of small bronze pom-poms in late October
CHRYSANTHEMUM 'Paul Bossier'
Semi double flowers of a beautiful rusty orange.
CHRYSANTHEMUM 'Purliegh White'
From deep pink buds open pompom flowers of palest pink.
Tiny white button flowers with a pink tinge. Flowers in
October and survives the worst weather.
CIMICIFUGA have been re-named as ACTAEA
CIRSUM rivulare 'Atropurpureum'
A thistle with dark red flowers in June make it a useful plant.
If cut down you get another crop of flowers in autumn.
Masses of small white flowers with prominent yellow stamens.
A scrambler flowering in late summer.
CLEMATIS recta 'Purpurea'
A cloud of small white flowers in the summer above the
CLEMATIS rehedriana AGM
The cowslip clematis. Small, soft yellow hanging bells in late
summer until the frost. Prune hard.
CLEMATIS tubulosa ‘Wyvale’
Large fragrant blue flowers on strong stems in early autumn.
Upright stems topped with clusters of small pink flowers.
Very useful flowering in autumn.
CONVALLARIA majalis 'Albostriata'
Cream striped leaves and scented, white, lily-of-the-valley
flowers in May. Good in shade that is not too dry.
CONVALLARIA majalis prolificans
Double, white, lily-of-the-valley, fragrant and good
in shade. Flowers in early summer.
CONVALLARIA majalis var. rosea
A lily-of-the-valley with small, fragrant, pinkish flowers.
CONVOLVULUS cneorum AGM
Silver-leaved shrub with pale pink flowers. Not very hardy
but worth taking cuttings, for the foliage is excellent.
CORYDALIS quantmeyeriana 'Chocolate Stars'
Evergreen brown foliage, dusky, violet flowers in spring.
Needs to be dry in the summer when dormant, so good in
CRAMBE cordifolia AGM
Huge dark green leaves, tall stout stems support a cloud
of small scented white flowers in mid-summer.
CRAMBE maritima AGM
The most wonderful large grey leaves with a head of tiny
white flowers in early summer.
CROCOSMIA x crocosmiiflora ‘Coleton Fishacre’
Brownish leaves, apricot flowers and hardier than C.
‘Solfatare’. Sunny conditions.
CROCOSMIA x crocosmiiflora ‘George Davidson’
Masses of yellow flowers.
CROCOSMIA x crocosmiiflora ‘Zeal Tan’
Bright orange flowers with a yellow eye.
CROCOSMIA 'Fire King'
Dark green leaves. Deep crisom-scarlet flowers in late
summer. Vigorous in well drained conditions.
Large dark red flowers on dark stems late summer.
CROCOSMIA 'Paul’s Best Yellow'
Huge golden-yellow flowers reminiscent of 'Lucifer' and just
CYNARA cardunculus AGM
Huge grey divided leaves. Stout stems support purple
thistle-heads which are excellent dried.
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Green - suitable for shaded area
AGM - RHS Award of Gardening Merit
PBR - Plant Breeders Rights