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.
Sophora davidii (David Mountain Laurel)
- Usually Flowers : June, July
Upright, rounded, deciduous shrub with small, pinnate leaves. Pendular racemes of blue and white pea-like flowers. June to July. Ht.2.5m.(8ft.). Grow in sun and well-drained soil. Good for mixed borders and hedgerows.
Sophora microphylla 'Sun King'
- Usually Flowers : January, February, March
Tall, bushy shrub or small tree with semi-evergreen, dark glossy-green pinnate leaves. Pendant racemes of bright yellow flowers with prominent anthers. January to March. Ht.3mt.(10ft.). Grow in sun and moist, well-drained soil. Good in sheltered border or against warm wall or fence.