Names and illustrations of traditional English Cottage Garden flowers

Names and pictures of traditional English Cottage Garden flowers - Garden Ideas - Gardening Is My Life

Foxglove, in my view, is the quintessential English cottage garden flower. (The Old Rectory, Haselbech, Northamptonshire)

Foxgloves, in my view, are the quintessential English cottage garden flower. (The Old Rectory, Haselbech, Northamptonshire) - My Cottage Garden

Shopping Saturday- Planning a wild garden - Old Fashioned Susie Planting for bees, english wildflower garden

Shopping Saturday- Planning a wild garden

hannah-rosengren: “ Plant These To Help Save Bees: 21 Bee-Friendly Plants. Learn more here! by Hannah Rosengren, ”

Helleborus 'Pirouette' for winter interest

'Pirouette' Helleborus orientalis, commonly called Lenten rose, is a clump-forming, late winter-blooming perennial

Sweat pea, can be used as climbing plants in partial sun and shade

Sweet peas in the sweetest pastels. The sweet pea (Lathyrus odoratus) is a flowering plant in the genus Lathyrus in the family Fabaceae (legumes), native to Sicily, southern Italy, and the Aegean Islands.

English Roses are some of the best-loved, high-performance flowers in the garden, so they are perfect for growing in the mixed border. When David Austin set out to breed the English Roses, one of his guiding principles was that his new roses should have the natural, shrubby growth that is typical of their ancestors the Old Roses.

English Roses are some of the best-loved, high-performance flowers in the garden, so they are perfect for growing in the mixed border.

Claire Austin - highly fragrant climber for north facing wall

With a count, pale lemon buds open into large, creamy white roses. Branches arch elegantly and form short, manageable climbers. A unique white among the usual red roses, 'Claire Austin' is a standout in the garden.

True English Bluebells, have all the bells on one side, making them bend over with the weight  of the bells.

Hyacinthoides non-scripta (Common Bluebell . the common English Bluebell

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