Acorus Calamus
Native. Sharp Iris like foliage which gives off a sweet scent when crushed or damaged. Strong grower unless contained. Height 24 inch plus.
Common Name: Sweet Scented Rush
Price: £4.95 ea.
Acorus Calamus Variegatus
Variegated form of the native plant with similar characteristics, combined with striking vertical variegations.
Price: £4.95 ea.
Acorus Gramineus Variegatus
Beautiful variegated dwarf rush that grows little blades arranged in fans.
Common Name: Variegated slender sweet flag.
Price: £4.95 ea.
Alisma Plantago
When mature this plant sends up many flower stems with multiple delicate white flowers and broad spade leaves.
Common Name: Water plantain
Price: £4.95 ea.
Butomus Umbellatus
Native. Delicate reed foliage standing 24 inches high by mid summer with a beautiful umbrella of pink flowers. A ideal plant to grow as combination arrangement.
Common Name: Flowering Rush
Price: £4.95 ea.
Calla Palustrus
Bog Arum Lily. Low growing attractive spade like foliage with matching ivory white flowers. Travels across the surface but is not invasive.
Common Name: Bog Arum
Price: £4.95 ea.
Caltha Palustrus
Native. Marsh Marigold. First splash of colour in early Spring. Buttercup yellow flowers amongst neat clump forming foliage.
Common Name: Marsh Marigold
Price: £4.95 ea.
Caltha Palustrus Alba
White Marsh Marigold with similar shaped flowers to the wild variety. Smaller, neater foliage and the blooms much earlier in the Spring.
Price: £4.95 ea.
Caltha Palustrus Plena
Cultivated form of Marsh Marigold. Neat foliage clump, pom-pom shaped double flowers in late Spring.
Common Name: Double Marsh Marigold
Price: £4.95 ea.
Caltha Polypetela
Giant Marsh Marigold . A more rangy form of marigold. Late Spring it will form a 24 inch bush of yellow buttercups. A wonderful showy sight.
Common Name: Giant Marsh Marigold
Price: £7.50 ea.
Cardamine Pratensis
Delicate pale lilac flowers in early Spring held high on 6-8inch stems
Price: £4.95 ea.
Carex Bowles Golden
Yellow stemmed rush of 12-15 inch height . Makes an attractive backcloth to contrasting plants. Not invasive.
Common Name: Golden Grass
Price: £4.95 ea.
Carex Riparia Variagata
Varigated foliage with grassy flower heads of red/brown/jet black in late Spring
Price: £4.95 ea.
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.
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