Anchusa azurea Loddon Royalist (Alkanet)
- Usually Flowers : May, June, July
Rosettes of coarsely hairy basal leaves. Sturdy, branching stems carry intense blue flowers. May to July. Ht.90cm.(3ft.). Grow in full sun and moist, well-drained, fertile soil. Can be cut back hard after flowering to give repeats. Good for borders. Attractive to bees.
Indigofera kirilowii (Chinese Indigo)
- Usually Flowers : June, July
Spreading, deciduous, rhizomatous shrub. Pendant racemes of pea-like, pink flowers. June to July. Ht.1.5m.(5ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for mixed borders.
- Usually Flowers : March, April, May
Nodding cream white bell shaped flowers held on upright stalks. Heart shaped foliage. Flowers from early to late Spring. Sun. Well drained soil. Ht. 24' (60cm) Spread 12' (30cm)