Height to about 45 cms. Lovely ground cover variety with blue flowers in summer. Cut back after flowering and look forward to a autumn flowering. Sun and good drainage. Rockery, edging, slope or bank. Attracts butterflies. Winter dormant.
Foliage to 20 cms. Whirled, stiff, spikes of deep purply pink flowers summer/autumn. Oblong leaves. Good ground cover for the edge of a border - full sun. Winter dormant.
To over 2 metres. Flowers are up to 10 cms across with cone-shaped, greenish-yellow centres and back-tilted, golden-yellow rays. Late summer to autumn flowering. Sun or part shade. Moist well-drained soil. Impressive for back of border. Winter dormant.
Rare, beautiful plant. Height To 1.2 metres. Upright clump forming and somewhat bushy. Masses of slender 5-petalled star-like white flowers held in loose corymbs on wiry, branching, distinctively red stems in late spring to early summer. Moist, humus rich soil - quite drought tolerant once established. Lovely as a background plant for part shade. Foliage is an attractive red colour in autumn. A lovey rare, specimen plant. Winter dormant.
Collect late summer to autumn. Height to 1.2 metres. (Yellow Coneflower). Showy yellow flowers with droopy soft yellow rays late summer to autumn. Cone-like green centres. Attracts insects. Drought tolerant. Excellent cut flower. Sun or part shade. Winter dormant.