Flaming summer perennials - colour not just this summer but year after year! Fill your garden with an almost instant display of colour, that will last all summer. There are varieties for the front, middle and back of any border. You will receive 18 plants (3 of each variety) supplied in 9cm pots:
Rudbeckia Goldsturm - A border favourite, producing masses of long-lived, golden-yellow blooms with dark centres. Vibrant autumn flowers. Ideal for cutting. Flowers August-October. Height 69cm (28"). Middle of border variety. Ideal for beds and borders. Suitable for cutting. Attractive to bees. Prefers full sun or partial shade.
Lobelia Queen Victoria - Turn up the heat in borders with Queen Victoria's scarlet red flowers, which are set off to perfection against deep bronze foliage. It makes a lovely cut flower too. Flowers July-August. Height 75cm (30"). Back of border variety. Ideal for beds and borders. Suitable for cutting. Prefers full sun or partial shade.
Gaillardia Mesa Series - A blaze of summertime colour that thrives, whatever the weather! The glorious daisy flowers of gaillardia 'Arizona Sun' produce a constant display of large flower heads in fiery shades of orange, yellow and red. The cheery blooms persist well into autumn and make spectacular cut flowers for an indoor display. This low maintenance, hardy perennial is trouble-free and even copes well on poor, dry soils. Perfect for containers or filling gaps at the front of sunny borders. Flowers June-September. Height 20-30cm (8-12"); spread 40-50cm (16-20"). Ideal for beds and borders, patio pots and containers. Suitable for cutting. Prefers full sun.
Lupin Dwarf Gallery Mix - A superb selection of this cottage garden classic, bearing robust spikes in a range of bright shades. A must for any perennial border! Flowers May-July. Height 50cm (20"). RHS Award of Garden Merit winner. Middle of border variety. Ideal for beds and borders. Prefers full sun or partial shade.
Coreopsis Early Sunrise - A superb perennial which will flower in its first year, producing a beautiful display of golden-yellow, semi-double blooms.Flowers July-October. Height 60cm (24"). Middle of border variety. Ideal for beds and borders. Attractive to bees and butterflies. Grows well in sun or partial shade/shade.
Aquilegia Crimson Star - Bright crimson red flowers fronted by white corollas and tufts of yellow stamens. Grey-green, fern-like foliage and delicate-looking flowers, have been a cottage garden favourite for centuries. Flowers late May-July. Height 80cm (32"). Back of border variety. Ideal for beds and borders, patio pots and containers. Suitable for cut flowers. Attractive to pollinators. Prefers full sun or partial shade.