15 cms. Silvery green, rounded leaves and masses of brilliant magenta flowers with blackish red centres for weeks. Alpine, Rockeries, scree or in troughs and sinks. Sun. Neat clump. Winter dormant.
To 15 cms. Rich velvety red, beautiful colour. Spring to early summer flowrering. Part shade.
20 cms. White, 6 petalled, star-like flowers with yellow centres spring/summer. Sun. Rockery or edging, front of border.
To 75 cms. Low clump of coarse green leaves, with branching stems. Scarlet-red, semi-double blooms late spring to late summer. Removing spent flowers regularly will encourage new flowers. Excellent cut flower. Sun or light shade.
Height to about 75 cms. Large orchid-like lavender flowers with yellow-throated bases summer/early autumn. Exotic looking for woodland borders and shade. Moist but well-drained soil in part/full shade. Winter dormant.