To 80 cms. Ferny look, with small white fluffy flowers in spring. In summer there follows bright red, shiny, berries (not to be eaten), held on slender green stems. Woodland or shaded garden in a cool and moist site. Winter dormant.
Rare, beautiful plant. Height To 1.2 metres. Upright clump forming and somewhat bushy. Masses of slender 5-petalled star-like white flowers held in loose corymbs on wiry, branching, distinctively red stems in late spring to early summer. Moist, humus rich soil - quite drought tolerant once established. Lovely as a background plant for part shade. Foliage is an attractive red colour in autumn. A lovey rare, specimen plant. Winter dormant.
COLLECT SEPTEMBER ONWARDS.To 1.5 metres. Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils . Grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. Moist soil. Winter dormant.
Choice woodland plants to 55 cms. Divided, ferny foliage. Slender, elegant spikes bear nodding, opalescent flowers that are white with ametheyst/violet. Humus-rich, semi-shaded, moist but well drained soil. Winter dormant.
Impressive Thalictrum growing to 1.4 metres in height. Fragrant flower stems topped with airy puffs of soft cream flowers each with bright yellow stamens. Long lasting flowers - good for floral arrangements. Luscious deep green fern-like foliage which turns golden yellow in autumn. Winter dormant.