Dryopteris affinis Cristata (Golden Male fern)
Tall, 'shuttlecock' clumps of deep green fronds with cresting at leaflet tips, appearing more golden when young. Deciduous to semi-evergreen. Ht.90cm.(3ft.). Grow in part shade and humus-rich, moist soil. Good for moist, shady borders, woodland areas or containers.
Francoa sonchifolia Pink Giant (Bridal Wreath)
- Usually Flowers : July, August, September
- Suitable for cut flowers
Rosettes of deeply lobed, evergreen leaves. Long spikes of long lasting, large, pink bi-coloured flowers. July to September. Ht.90cm.(3ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and well-drained soil. Good for borders, woodland plantings or as cut flower.
Houttynia cordata chameleon
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September
Grown mainly for its foliage. Spreading rhizomes makes this a good ground cover plant for woodland or by streams or ponds. Has small white flowers June to September. Ht 8' 20cm Spread 35' 90cm
Muscari latifolium (Grape Hyacinth)
Bulbous perennial with solitary, semi-erect, inversely lance-shaped, mid-green leaves. Dense racemes of oblong or urn-shaped violet-black flowers and crowns of paler, sterile flowers. March. Ht.15cm.(6in.). Grow in sun and well-drained soil. Good for edge of borders, woodland areas or containers.