Shade

Filipendula palmata Rubra

$9.00

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 endresii

$10.00

Height to 45 cms. Leafy semi-evergreen clumps of slightly shiny green foliage. Many funnel shaped pink flowers spring to autumn. Sun or semi shade. A cut back in summer promotes fresh new growth and more flowers. 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.

Hepatica nobilis

$10.00

(Jewels of Spring). To 10 cms. Very pretty open bowl shaped lavender blue flowers to 2.5 cms across, each with 6-7 sepals are borne in spring, mainly before the leaves. May have a second flowering late summer/autumn. Slow growing hardy perennial. Grow in humus rich, moist but well drained soil in partial shade. Suits a rockery. alpine or woodland garden. Winter dormant.

Lysimachia congestiflora

$9.00

Height to 15 cms. Mat forming ground cover. Showy, cup-shaped, 5-petalled, yellow flowers from late spring to summer. Part or full shade. Moist soil. Suitable for edging, rock garden or waterside garden. Winter dormant.

Maimanthemum bifolium

$9.00

To 20 cms. Dwarf white flowers, heart shaped leaves. A cute ground cover for woodland areas. Slender creeping rhizome. Part or full shade. Winter dormant.