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Centaurea montana

$9.00

Perennial cornflower. To about 40 cms in height. Deep blue, spidery flowers from spring. Long flowering. Sun or part shade. Ground cover. Winter dormant.

Dicentra cucullaria Pink

$11.00

Height to 30 cms. Spring emergng fern-like leaves with arching stems carrying dusky pink blooms. Woodland ground cover. Winter dormant.

Eranthis hyemalis

$8.00

To 20 cms. Flowers July to early August at about the same time as snowdrops. Ideal for lightly wooded or shrubby area, not under evergreens. Humous rich soil that is moist from winter to early spring. Take care when planting as its hard to tell top from bottom. Dormant autumn to early winter.

Filipendula palmata 'Nana'

$9.00

To 80 cms in height. Lovely pink flowers in summer. Sun or shade. Winter dormant.

Filipendula palmata Rubra

$8.00

To 1.5 metres. In mid summer produces pale to deep pink flowers in feathery corymbs to 20 cms across on simple or branching stems. Moist soil, sun or part shade. Lovely ground cover for herbaceous border or woodland garden, leave to naturalise. Winter dormant.

Geranium macrorrhizum

$9.00

(Big Root Geranium). Cransebill. Height to 45 cms. Rope like rhizomes that barely need to touch the ground. Aromatic spicy foliage that is rounded, lobed and divided. Evergreen with small pink flowers in spring. Nice ground cover and suits edging for shady area.