A very compact from of columbine, bearing delightful soft pink flowers above fern-like foliage from spring and into early summer. Ideal for rockeries or for a small pot, fully hardy and happy in full sun or dappled shade in moist but well drained soils. Fully hardy. Final height will be no more than about 10cm
Lovely spring flowering hardy perennial, perfect for dappled shade or full sun in moist but well drained soils. Pink, nodding flowers in spring and early summer. Responds well to being cut for flowers which will stimulate further flowering shoots. Fully hardy. H: up to 70cm when established.
Low growing, sun-loving hardy perennial, producing a long lasting display of white or pink daisy-like flowers throughout much of the summer. Prefers a sunny and well drained location. Full hardy. H:about 20cm
Rhizomatous herbaceous perennial found in moist shaded woodland. Grow in humus rich moisture retentive soil. White tubed purple striped spathes occur in early spring appearing underneath little arrow-head shaped leaves. the spathes have an elongated tip which forms the 'mouse tail'. Hardy. H: 10cm.
Late summer flowering hardy perennial, with unusually high resistance to mildew, and a long lasting and splendid display of yellow-centred white flowers. Plant in full sun or light shade in rich and moist soil (dig in well rotted manure or garden compost if in doubt).
Formerly known as Aster divaricatus. Hardy rhizomatous perennial from eastern USA. Noted for dark purple stems and clusters of white/yellow flowers in late summer. Fully hardy. Happy in any decent soil in full sun to partial shade. H:60cm
Herbaceous clump forming perennial. Generous creamy-white flower plumes in summer that turn light pink as they age giving a lovely bi- colour effect . Vigorous. Deer and rabbit resistant. Light shade and some moisture preferred. H: 50cm.
Lovely, fully hardy herbaceous perennial. Mounds of rich green foliage provide the perfect background for the pure white 'pin cushion' flowers that will be produced over a long summer season. Great for bees and other pollinating insects. Plant in moist but well drained soil in full sun or light shade. Fully hardy. H: about 40cm