Achillea Moonshine (Yarrow)
- Usually Flowers : July, August
- Suitable for cut flowers
Ferny, soft silvery floiage with stiff, erect stems bearing flat heads of soft yellow flowers. June to august. Ht.60cm.(2ft.). Grow in sun and well-drained soil. Dead head for repeat flowering. Good for cutting.
Aronia melanocarpa Viking (Chokeberry)
- Usually Flowers : May
Vigorous, large, deciduous shrub with glossy, toothed, dark green leaves. Masses of fragrant, white flowers. May. Ht.2mt.(6ft.). Leaves turn purple-red in autumn. Edible black berries after flowers. Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for mixed borders and containers. Fruit very good for jam, jellies and wine.