Felicia amelloides 'White Star'


Height to 40 cms. Evergreen and long flowering. White daisy-like flowers from late spring to autumn. Sun or part shade. Well-drained soil . Drought tolerant. Suitable for rockery, edging or as ground cover.

Saponaria ocymoides


(Rock Soapwort). Low growing, creeping plant, useful for spilling down sunny slopes or over rock walls. Plants form a low mound of bright-green leaves, literally smothered by starry pink flowers in late spring. Also useful as an edging in the sunny border, and worth considering in tubs or pots. Prune plants back hard immediately after blooming, to maintain a compact habit. Drought tolerant once established. Semi-Evergreen.

Sedum 'Autumn Joy'


Large 1.5 litre pots. To 80 cms. Fleshy, light green leaves and deep rose flowers which age to a beautiful bronze and then rust red. The large flowers form and flower from summer to autumn. Useful cut flower. Clump forming. Attracts bees. Food for birds over winter. Tolerates dry conditions. Sun.

Bidens - pale creamy lemon


Unnamed but very pretty taller variety with lovely pale creamy lemon flowers. Seems to start flowering when quite short. Sun and good drainage. Winter dormant.

Alyssum montanum 'Mountain Gold'


To 15 cms. Masses of golden yellow flowers in spring. Trailing ground cover. Suits drier, rocky soil. Attracts bees and butterflies. Sun. Suits rockery, edging, containers. Drought tolerant.

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