Unusual form of 'bear's breeches' with spires of pure white flowers over large, dark green and glossy foliage in early summer. Will grow into a stately plant that will readily provide a focal point in any sunny or lightly shaded part of the garden. Easy to grow, robust and fully hardy. H: up to 120cm
Vigorous clump forming perennial with spectacular arching spiny dark green leaves. Flowering stem up to 1.5m - purple flower bracts and white inner corolla. Well drained soil. Full sun or partial shade. Hardy.
Vigorous hardy herbaceous perennial suitable for a freely draining site in sun. Flowerheads light yellow cream in bud opening to creamy white. Soft grey tinged leaves. H:80cm. Cut back after flowering for repeat flowering.
A vibrant clump-forming, semi-evergreen perennial with feathery leaves and clusters of brilliant magenta flowers forming in flat corymbs. This achillea has a prolonged flowering period flowering from late spring into the autumn. The flowerheads are c. 10cm across. Hardy. Full sun and well drained soil. H: 60cm.
Sun-loving hardy perennial, producing masses of flattened deep reddish rose-pink flowers throughout summer, much loved by bees and butterflies. Cut back after the fist flush to encourage futher flowering. Plant in well drained soils. Fully hardy. H: 60cm
Sun-loving hardy perennial, producing a steady succession of flat flowerheads, crammed with tiny pure white flowers, much loved by pollinating insects including bees, butterflies and hover flies. Grow in full sun or light shade in any reasonably fertile, moist but well drained soil. Fully hardy. H: 75cm
Robust and easy to grow hardy herbaceous perennial suitable for a freely draining site in a sunny spot. The flowerheads comprise a flattened mass of tiny flowers in a combination of yellow, orange and pinky-red. Foliage is soft grey-green. Fully hardy. H:80cm. Cut back after flowering for repeat flowering.