Rare perennial sweet pea. Heavy trusses of pale pink, fleshy, substantial flowers on long strong stems which grow for a long time in summer. Sun. Climber. Winter dormant.
Sun or partial shade. To one metre +. Fertile humus rich, well drained soil. Smothered in showy clusters of pure white, sweet pea-like flowers among grey-green leaves. A vigorous climber, it looks lovely scrambling over a sunny wall or through a hedge or evergreen shrub, although initially it needs to be tied into supports. No fragrance. Cut back the plant to ground level in early spring. 30 seeds. 2021.
Rare perennial sweet pea. Heavy trusses of bright red, fleshy, substantial flowers on long strong stems which grow for a long time in summer. Climber. Winter dormant.
A lovely Geranium with tight double flowers which are palest lilac blue and white and are held clear of the compact bright green foliage. Much admired by all who see it in flower. 60 x 60 cms. If lightly trimmed it will produce three flower flushes a year. Looks superb in a pot. Winter dormant.
Viola ‘Haslemere’ (Violet). This is a clump-forming perennial producing oval, toothed, mid green leaves. In late spring to late summer, there are flat-faced, purple-pink flowers. Attracts butterflies. Winter dormant.