Calamagrostis x acutiflora Overdam (Reed Gras)
- Usually Flowers : August, September, October, November, December
Fairly compact plant with white striped foliage and pinkish flower heads. June to August. Ht.1mt.(3ft.). Grow in full sun and dry or moist, fertile soil. Good for screening or as achitectural plant. Best in a damp position.
Calamagrostis xa. Karl Foerster
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Feather reed grass. Clump forming grass. Very upright habit. Flowering plumes from June through to winter. Full sun. Ht 80' 200cm Spread 48' 120cm
Lychnis coronaria Atrosanguinea Group (Campion)
- Usually Flowers : July, August
- Suitable for cut flowers
Rosettes of silvery, woolly leaves with branched stems bearing vivid, velvety, magenta flowers. July to August. Ht.75cm.(2.5ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Good for front of borders, coastal areas and as cut flower. Will readily self-seed.