Asplenium scolopendrium Angustatum (Harts Tongue Fern)
Smallish rosettes of erect to arching, deep glossy green evergreen fronds ruffled at edges. Ht.45cm.(1.5ft.). Grow in shade and moist, well-drained, alkaline soil. Can grow on chalk soils. Good for shady, damp areas and under other plants.
Asplenium scolopendrium Undulatum (Harts Tongue Fern)
Smallish rosettes of erect to arching, deep glossy green evergreen fronds undulated along length. Ht.45cm.(1.5ft.). Grow in shade and moist, well-drained, alkaline soil. Can grow on chalk soils. Good for shady, damp areas and under other plants.
Lamium maculatum Red Nancy
- Usually Flowers : May, June
- Wildlife Friendly
A semi evergreen ground cover plant for sun or full shade. Silver leaves with a mid green margin. Reddish purple flowers.
Stipa gigantea (Feather Grass)
- Usually Flowers : June, July
- Suitable for cut flowers
Tall, magnificent and very elegant clumps of slender, grey-green leaves. Arching stems bear ephemeral oat-like, yellow plumes. June to July. Ht.2mt.(6ft.). Evergreen. Grow in sun and fertile, well-drained soil. Very good for adding height to mixed borders or as a specimen plant. Excellent for autumn/winter interest.
Synthyris missurica stellata
- Usually Flowers : March, April, May
Evergreen, rhizomatous perennial forming mounds of rounded, kidney-shaped, deep green leaves. Abundant spikes of bell-shaped, dark violet-blue flowers. March to May. Ht.25cm.(10in.). Grow in part to full shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for woodland plantings, front of shady borders, rock gardens and peat beds.