Plant List

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Herbaceous, Rockery & Alpine

Salvia nemorosa 'Blaukonigin' aka Blue Queen
A very pretty sage with spires of royal blue flowers from mid- summer and into the autumn. Reaching half a metre in height at most, a nice compact salvia.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Salvia nemorosa 'Ostfriesland' aka East Friesland
Spires of deep purple-blue flowers with pink bracts all summer and autumn have given this sage an AGM.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Salvia pratensis
A very pretty and neat herbaceous perennial whose candy floss pink spires of flowers appear in May and June above a rosette of grey green leaves.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Salvia superba
A statuesque sage reaching almost a metre in height. Deep violet blue spires of typical sage flowers appear in the summer and into the autumn.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Saxifraga urbium
Pretty little evergreen with neat rosettes of leaves. In spring sprays of dainty pale pink flowers appear above the leaves. A well loved cottage plant.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Scabiosa caucasica 'Clive Greaves'
Wiry stems above which lilac flowers form. These have a central 'pincushion' around which there is a frill of petals. A popular cottage garden plant which will flower from mid-summer into the autumn. A particularly good form with an AGM to prove it.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Scabiosa caucasica 'Miss Willmott'
Lovely white form of a well-loved favourite with a white 'pincushion' surrounded by a frill of equally white petals. Flowers all summer and into the autumn.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Scabiosa caucasica 'Perfecta'
A lovely scabious with lavender blue flowers above grey blue foliage. Flowers from June to September with pretty 'pincushions' surrounded by a frills of petals.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Scabiosa columbaria 'Butterfly Blue'
A pretty and prolific 'pincushion' flower in soft lavender blue above grey green leaves. Flowers all summer and into the autumn.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Schizostylis coccinea
A lovely perennial for the early autumn border with narrow, sword shaped leaves above which appear starry, lily like flowers in brilliant red.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Schizostylis coccinea 'Mrs Hegarty'
A lovely perennial for the early autumn border with narrow, sword shaped leaves above which appear starry, lily like flowers in pale pink. A 'flapper' of a flower having been bred in 1921.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Sedum 'Autumn Joy' (Herbstfruede)
Fleshy, succulent green leaves are topped by flat corymbs of salmon pink flowers in autumn. Loved by bees and butterflies alike.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Sedum 'Matrona'
Fleshy succulent bronze tinged leaves are topped by flat corymbs of pink flowers from summer into autumn. Loved by bees and butterflies.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Sedum acre 'Yellow Queen'
A small succulent that creeps around over rockeries with yellow flowers that are beloved of bees and butterflies.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Sedum atropurpureum 'Purple Emperor'
Fleshy, succulent leaves of deepest purple are topped by flat corymbs of pink flowers in autumn. Loved by bees and butterflies alike. One of the showiest of all sedums.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Sedum spectabile
Fleshy succulent grey green leaves are topped by flat corymbs of pink flowers in summer and autumn. Loved by bees and butterflies.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Sedum spectabile 'Brilliant'
Brilliant rose-magenta corymbs in summer and autumn have earned this iceplant, with its fleshy grey green leaves, an AGM.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Sedum spectabile 'Star Dust'
Pale green fleshy leaves above which rise flat corymbs of white flowers from august until November. Flowers are loved by bees and butterflies.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Sedum spectabile 'Vera Jameson'
Blue green fleshy leaves become purple tinged in late summer above which corymbs of pink flowers also appear from summer into autumn.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Sisyrinchium striatum
Spires of yellow flowers in summer are complimented by a fan of narrow grey green iris like leaves. A lovely evergreen which likes a well drained soil.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Stachys byzantina
Well loved cottage favourite with furry silvery leaves. Will form a dense carpet, being low growing. Spikes of flowers in summer. A very tactile plant, children love stroking it.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Stachys byzantina 'Silver Carpet'
With smaller leaves and a predisposition not to flower, this is the best of its kind if you want ground cover. The furry leaves are a more intense silver too.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Stachys lanata
Lovely cottage garden plant with silver leaves that feel very much like fur, hence its common name. A good, evergreen groundcover.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Symphytum grandiflora 'Hidcote Blue'
A comfrey with very attractive blue flowers in spring, named after the famous garden where it was discovered. Like all comfreys it spreads to form a thick ground cover and its leaves can be used as a fertiliser.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil