The yellow flowers stand proud above dark green ferny foliage on 50cm tall stems. The seed heads are ornamental and dry well for dried flower arrangements. Sow seed 1/2cm deep in situ during late winter and spring. Will self sow.
This annual fills empty spots in the garden 200cm tall stems clothed in large handsome leaves carry, from mid-summer onwards, large clusters of pure white narrowly tubular flowers, flared at the end. more... about Night Scented Tobacco
This always causes excitement when it’s in flower. Possibly the most popular of all poppies. Broadcast seeds into the garden in late autumn, winter or very early spring for a mass spring early summer display. more... about Papaver commutatum ‘Ladybird’
A tried and true garden strain with all the colours, white, pink, lemon, red, yellow each as beautiful as the next. Easily grown in any sunny garden bed. Broadcast seeds in situ during late autumn and winter for flowering from late winter until early summer. more... about Papaver nudicaule ‘Excelsior’
A unique and impressive new poppy strain, 'Pandora' blooms in surprising combinations of shades from the deepest burgundy red to pinkish red all with silver-grey stripes on the lower petals. Direct surface sow into their final garden position. more... about Papaver rhoeas 'Pandora'
This is the strain that the Welsh artist Cedric Morris developed in his Suffolk garden ‘Benton End’. A mixture of soft smoky colours, grey, lilac, mauve, pink, soft orange and white. Many of the poppies are flecked and there are some picotees. more... about Papaver rhoeas ‘Mother of Pearl’
The seed of this deep coral, fully double variety came originally from an old Ballarat garden. A bed of it in the vegetable garden this year occasioned much favourable comment. more... about Peony Poppy ‘Double Coral’
Winner of the Royal Horticultural Society’s prestigious Award Of Garden Merit ‘Silver Cup’ has large hibiscus-like flowers, pink with a silver sheen. A strong compact plant growing some 60cm tall by 40cm across. Direct sow seed in a sunny garden bed in spring. more... about Rose Mallow ‘Silver Cup’
Cherry Brandy is a superb new strain. It carries cherry red flowers all summer long on vigorous plants. Plant seed individually 1/2cm deep in 5 or 7.5cm pots in early September and plant out in November or plant seed straight into the garden late October.
‘Indian Summer’ has the largest flowers of any strain. Each bloom can be 15cm across. Warm yellow black eyed flowers, up to 15cm across are produced on strong 100cm tall stems from early summer until late autumn. Space 40cm apart.
‘Marmalade’ is a dwarf growing strain suited to pot culture or a spot at the front of a garden bed. Warm orange-yellow flowers are produced on 40cm tall stems from early summer until late autumn. Space 30cm apart.
It's the bracts which makes this annual Salvia so showy. Easily grown and vigorous it will soon make a 50cm tall by 40cm wide plant covered in blue, pink and white flowers during summer and autumn. Sow seeds in situ or in pots during spring and plant out when big enough. more... about Salvia horminum Mixed
A new tall growing variety with spectacular large purple-red and white flowers. A 2014 Fleuroselect Novelty winner. An excellent home garden cut flower and self supporting garden plant. more... about Snap dragon ‘Lucky Lips’
A classical mixture of ten different colours suited for growing as cut flowers or for border plants. This strain stands hot weather very well so can be flowered during summer but will also flower in winter in areas which are frost free or those that have light frosts only. more... about Snapdragon 'Rocket Formula Mixed'
A marvellous cut flower strain with tall non-branching stems on a vigorous plant. Contains all the colours, pink, white, magenta, purple, lemon and biscuit. Sow seeds during autumn, winter and early spring.
This strain has a good percentage of double flowers in shades of white, pink, lavender, red and purple. Can be sown into prepared garden beds but better if raised undercover. Sow autumn, winter and early spring for flowering most of the year except the hotter summer months. more... about Stock ‘Perfection’