Lythrum virgatum The Rocket
- Usually Flowers : July, August, September
Moisture loving perennial. Upright spikes of deep rose pink flowers. June to September. Ht.75cm.(2.5ft.). Deadhead to prevent seeding. Grow in sun or part shade and moist soil. Good for damp borders, cottage gardens, watersides and boggy areas. Attractive to bees and butterflies.
Sorbus Eastern Promise (Rowan)
- Usually Flowers : May, June
Upright, deciduous tree with dark green fern-like foliage. Beautiful corymbs of fluffy, white flowers followed by coral-pink berries. May to June. Ht.6mt.(20ft.). Leaves turn dark purples and reds in autumn. Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for small gardens, specimen, bees and birds.