Perennials

Echium pininana

$7.00

Collect. Single trunked shrubby plant that develops a short, stout woody trunk up to 2 metres long, bearing a dense mass of deep green leaves. Small blue to mauve flowers (pink in bud). To 4 metres in height. Biennial or triennial. Dies after flowering but easily self seeds. Specimen plant.

Epimedium x Rubrum

$10.00

(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.

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.

Eryngium Agavifolium

$10.00

Height to 1 metre. Striking foliage in rosettes of spikey-edged leaves. Burnished green flowers in summer. Part/full shade. Tolerates summer drought. Good for dried flowers and attracting bumblebees.

Erysimum Lemon Mist

$10.00

To 9 cms in height.  Low growing ground cover with lemon yellow flowers over small green leaves. Spring flowering.

Felicia amelloides Blue

$10.00

Height to 50 cms. Bright blue daisy-like flowers with yellow centres spring to summer. Sun and good drainage. Drought tolerant.