1 Salvia nemorosa from the mildly aromatic silvery green leaves to the violet flower spikes with purple stems. Bees love the flowers that stay looking sharp long after the petals fall, thanks to papery bracts that hold their colour.
Hellebores mixed with snowdrops and cyclamen. Hellebores tips: Common Name: Lenten Rose Hardy Zones: 5 - 9 Planting Tips: Partial shade, and rich, well-drained soil Color options: range of whites, pinks to purples.
Allium hollandicum, Purple Sensation, allium: Position: full sun Soil: fertile, well-drained soil Rate of growth: average Flowering period: June Hardiness: fully hardy Garden care: Avoid excessive mositure from late summer when dormant. - My Wonder Garden
Got: Scabiosa caucasia perfecta is a well-known, reliable, large-flowered blue-mauve form. Scabious are classic British garden plants and are invaluable for their hugely long flowering season, good vase life and the bonus that the bees and butterflies lov