Erodium chysanthum


Height to 15 cms. Gritty, sharply-drained soil in full sun. Dense, tufted foliage – fern-like leaves. 5 petaled geranium-like pale yellow flowers from late spring. Suits rock or trough garden, front of border or edging

Incarvillea delavahi


(Garden Gloxinia) – To 60 cms. Stunning, large, bright pink trumpet flowers from late spring. Deeply-cut, green foliage. Excellent drainage required. Grow in rock garden or raised bed. Excellent for cutting. Sun or part shade. Winter dormant.

Primula Auricula 'Rufus Red'


A nice scarlet-red form with a yellow eye. Light shade.

Hosta 'Raspberry Sundae'


Height to 30 cms. Compact with beautiful variegated leaves. These start off cream and green, lightening and brightening to white with maturity. Fascinating deep burgundy petioles, leaf bases and flower stalks. The red pigmentation in the foliage is stunning. Deep lavender purple flowers late summer. Shade. Winter dormant.

Hosta 'Empress Wu'


To 1.2 metre. Largest variety available. Impressive with huge, thick, dark green leaves. Reddish violet flowers in summer. Moist shade. Winter dormant.

Aquilegia Crystal Star - White


To 70 cms in flower. 5 perfectly shaped white petals, flowering in summer. Ideal cut flower. Sun or part shade. Well drained soil. Cottage garden favourite. Winter dormant.