Calycanthus floridus (Carolina Allspice)
- Usually Flowers : June, July
Well branched deciduous bush with aromatic, glossy, apple-green leaves. Very aromatic red-purple flowers. June to July. Ht.3mt.(10ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, well-drained soil with protection from severe frost. Good for sheltered borders, specimen or woodland plantings.
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.
Polemonium caeruleum Brise d'Anjou (Jacobs Ladder)
- Usually Flowers : May, June, July
Mounds of finely divided foliage with striking yellow edges and erect stems bearing violet-blue, bell-shaped flowers. May to July. Ht.75cm.(2.5ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Good for borders or containers.
Polemonium Heaven Scent
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August
- Wildlife Friendly
(Jacobs Ladder) A compact plant with dark foliage and soft blue flowers freely born June to August.