Foliage

Astilbe Chinensis

$9.00

Height to 40 cms. Lovely greenish purple foliage and blue flowers. Sun or partial shade in summer. Winter dormant.

Epimedium x Rubrum

$9.00

(Bishop's hat). To 30 cms. Lots of pretty pink flowers and attractive foliage which may take on autumn tonings later in the season. Great slow growing ground cover and perfect for under trees in partial or dense shade. Suits dry soil, shallow or rocky soil and drought conditions.

Gillenia trifoliata

$10.00

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.

Hosta fortunei 'Gold Standard'

$12.00

(Plantain Lily). Height to 55 cms. Light green leaves turning gold in summer with dark green edging. Lavender flowers. Partial to full shade. 1.5 to 2 litre pots. Winter dormant.

Hosta 'Hudson Bay'

$10.00

Height to about 60 cms. Creamy white centres surrounded by a wide, irregular blue/green margin. There is a light green colour that streaks in between the centre colour and margin. Near white flowers. Winter dormant.

Hosta 'Kiwiskyscraper'

$12.00

To 1 metre. Outstanding variety with rich blue-green, thick foliage in a distinctly upright large mound. Lavender flowers in mid-summer. Great as a background or specimen plant for part/full shade, moist rich soil. 1.5 to 2 litre pots. Winter dormant.