- Usually Flowers : July, August, September
Small pincushion crimson flowers on slender tall stems. Grow in full sun. July to September. Ht.90cm.(3ft.). Likes well drained soil. May need support.
Knautia Thunder and Lightning
- Usually Flowers : May, June, July
- Wildlife Friendly
An upright perennial with cream and soft green variegated foliage forming a bushy clump; and bearing reddish purple flowerheads in Summer. Prefers a well drained soil.
Piptanthus nepalensis (Evergreen Laburnum)
- Usually Flowers : May, June
Semi-evergreen or deciduous, open, upright and tender shrub with leaves of three dark blue-green leaflets. Upright, terminal racemes of pea-like, vanilla-scented, bright yellow flowers emerge from hairy buds May and June. Ht.2.5mt.(8ft.). Pendant green seed pods form after flowers August to September. Best grown in full sun and well-drained soil. Grow against a warm wall and protect from cold winds.