Marginals

Cotula Coronopifolia
Golden Buttons. Pretty trailing plant with masses of yellow pincushions, very useful edge covering marginal.
Common Name: Golden Buttons
Price: £4.95 ea.
Cyperus Longus
Native. Course stemmed rush standing 18 inches or so high. A spectacular flower head spray of grass seed heads. Keep restricted.
Common Name: Sweet Galingale
Price: £4.95 ea.
Geum Rivale
A plant that produces delicate nodding bell shaped pinkie red flowers. Good for pollinators.
Common Name: Water Avens
Price: £4.95 ea.
Glyceria Spect. Variegatus
Attractive variegated rush 18-24 inch high . In spring the red shoots are striking. A simple grass head in summer. Keep restricted.
Price: £4.95 ea.
Hipperus Vulgaris
Low growing vertical bottle brush stems, that stick up out of shallow water with a very pleasing effect.
Common Name: Mare's Tail
Price: £4.95 ea.
Houttuynia Cordata Boo Boo
Colourful crinkly scented leaves that turn bright red in Autumn. A plant that is almost indestructible taking sat in water, just in water or even in a dry flower bed.
Price: £4.95 ea.
Houttuynia Cordata Plena
Showy little plant with variegated coloured foliage and double white flowers that brightens up any marginal especially if grown as a combination basket.
Common Name: Orange Peel Plant
Price: £4.95 ea.
Hydrocotyle Vulgaris
Attractive low growing carpet of spreading leaves with white flowers.
Price: £4.95 ea.
Hypericum Eliodes
Pretty plant with a creeping habit and lots of small yellow flowers late in the year
Price: £3.95 ea.
Iris Laevigata
Beautiful deep blue water Iris. Height about 24 inch., not invasive and a magnificent show of colour in mid summer
Price: £9.95 ea.
Iris Laevigata Variegata
A very special hybrid of Laevigata. Attractive blue flowers combined with stunning vertically variegated foliage which remains sharp all growing season.
Price: £9.95 ea.
Iris Pseudocorus
Native. Broad, sword shaped, leaves. Giving a clean outline to crisp yellow bloom in late spring. A must for a natural or ornamental waterside.
Common Name: Yellow Flag Iris
Price: £9.95 ea.
Iris Pseudocorus Alba
Broad green foliage with large creamy white flowers.
Common Name: White Flag Iris
Price: £4.95 ea.
Iris Pseudocorus Bastardii
Slightly paler variant of our native water Iris. Similar growth and if restricted in a basket 2-21/2 feet tall.
Price: £9.95 ea.
Iris Pseudocorus Holdens Child
Blue/purple flowers, sometimes on multi branched stems in mid-summer. Easy grower, nice contrast to its commoner yellow variety.
Price: £9.95 ea.
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