ASTER

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Requires sun and well drained soil.

Monch has lavender blue flowers, a very long flowering period from July to October.

Grows to a height of 75 cm


ASTRANTIA

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Forms dense clumps in moisture retentive soils, happy in sun or part shade.

This variety has deep crimson flowers from May to July.

Grows to a height of 75 cm


AGASTACHE

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Adored by bees & butterflies, also known as Giant Hyssop.

Grown in full sun and well drained soil, it reaches a height of 45 cm. A long flowering time from late spring to early autumn. Adds colour to borders, rock gardens or containers.


GEUM

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These wonderful bright perennials are suitable for a sunny, moist but well drained soil.

Varieties in stock - Prinses Juliana, Savanna Sunset, Mrs Bradshaw, Totally Tangerine, Borisii & the Cocktail Series.


HELENIUM

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Helenium - Rich coloured free flowering for a sunny border, they are a magnet for bees.


Lythrum

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Lythrum - Easy and reliable for any soil, sun or part shade that does not dry out.

Flowers June to September


Oenothera

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Evening Primrose. Flowers may be short lived but it more than makes up with the number produced. Plant in sun in moist soil. Flowers June to September


Nepeta

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Lovely hardy perennial, ideal complimentary plant with Roses, Achilleas & Geraniums, loves the sunshine in a well drained site. Adored by bees & butterflies. Flowers from May until August.


Omphalodes

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Wonderful ground cover hardy perennial, happy in a semi shade site, ideally woodland planting.

Bright blue forget-me-not like flowers held in short sprays over clumps of leaves. Flowers April to June


Poppy

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Spectacular early summer colour, best on well drained soil in full sun. White, scarlet red, or plum coloured, bees go crazy for their abundant nectar.

Flowers May to July.


PHLOX

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Many varieties providing colour from early spring until mid summer, many are fragrant. Easy to grow on moist, well drained soil.


Polemonium

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Polemonium - Jacobs Ladder. Derbyshire’s flower symbol. Lovely spring flowers, prefer semi shade and a moist but well drained soil.

Flowering months May to July.


POTENTILLA

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Wonderful hardy perennials flowering from May to August. Happy in sun and a well drained soil. Many colours - orange, red, scarlet, crimson & yellow.


Rudbeckia

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Fabulous for their stunning sunny colours - golden yellow, deep yellow, bronze, orange and deep green. Flower June to September, loved by bees & butterflies.


Salvia

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No garden should be without these stunning plants, sun loving, drought resistant and a magnet for bees. Flower June to September


Scabious

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Long flowering plants for the sunny border, preferring chalky, well drained soil. Magnet for bees and butterflies.

Flowering May to September


Sedum

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Wonderful plant for the sunny dry border, bees & butterflies adore this nectar rich hardy perennial.

Flowers July to October.


Thalictrum

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Hardy perennials for a moist, well drained soil in sun or part shade.

‘Hewitt’s Double’ sprays of tiny double lilac flowers, flowers July - September.


VERBENA

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Verbena bonariensis - tall rigid stems up to 200 cm, tiny flower clusters from June to October, a magnet for bees & butterflies. Not reliably hardy but left unpruned they usually come through all but the coldest of winters


veronicastrum

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Tall, elegant, hardy perennial for the back of the border, flowering July to late summer, loved by bees & butterflies.


CIMICIFUGA

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Renamed to Actaea, common name is bugbane. Stunning purplish-bronze folage, fragrant pale pink flowers late summer in to autumn.


LEUCANTHEMUM

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Shasta Daisy. Full sun or partial shade, lovely daisy like flowers from early summer to autumn, loved by pollinating insects.


MONADA

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Also known as bergamot & bee balm. it is a magnet to pollinating insects.

Varieties in stock - red native, balmy purple, balmy pink, balmy rose & balmy lilac.


campanula

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bellflower - some species are small alpines, some are tall woodland and meadow plants, easy to grow in either sunny or shady borders, not at all fussy. taller plants flower freely during the summer.

varieties - medium blue, octopus, glomerata, persicifolia


penstemon

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flowers similar to foxgloves, there are many varieties to brighton up borders from summer to mid autumn. require full sun & good drainage.

vARIETIES - WINDSOR RED, LAURA, APPLE BLOSSOM