Late flowering clump forming perennial. Green-grey basal leaves. Deciduous. Pure white flowers on tall flower stems occur in late summer. H: 60cm. Hardy. Full sun and well drained soil. (NB Agapanthus need some moisture early in the season to help form flower buds.)
Sun-loving frost hardy perennial that produces a succession of bright purple-blue flowers throughout summer, contrasting nicely with the glossy green leaves and purple stems. The foliage has the charactersitic aniseed fragrance when crushed. Very appealing to bees and other pollinating insects. Well drained soils are pretty essential. Definitely hardy to -5C.
Sun-loving hardy perennial, with characteristically aromatic foliage. 'Fluffy' terminal racemes of small blue/deep blue flowers throughout the summer into the autumn. Fantastic for bees and butterflies. H:75cm
Extremely useful plant for front of border or rockery. Grey green twisted prostrate leaves and umbels of mauve flower in late summer to early autumn. Fully hardy. Grow in full sun and well drained soil. H:20cm
Vigorous low growing woody based perennial. From spring to early summer produces very pretty lavender-blue flowers with creamy-grey backs that are larger than the flowers borne by the parent wild species . Plant in humus rich soil that remains cool and moist throughout the year, for example in partial shade under deciduous trees or shrubs or in a woodland garden. . Hardy. H:15cm.