Eremurus robustus The tall flower appear late spring to early summer Pacific Bulb Soci attention to drainage is critical need sun and fertile soil, and without cool to cold winter temperatures they do not flower well. The rootstock should be planted sh
Attractive heads provide form and interest in the border. Eryngium planum (Sea Holly) via garden.ee: This herbaceous perennial thistle has branched silvery-blue stems and and numerous small blue conical flowerheads surrounded by spiky bracts.
Mahonia × media 'Winter Sun' prefers shade and delivers bold spikes of bright yellow flowers from Nov to March. It is a big plant, up to x if not pruned back. Best planted with other shrubs in front to hide its 'legs'.
Useful for winter stem colour. Could be used in large border at the front or in side boundary bed. In spring/summer it is a plain looking shrub. Autumn colour and quintet stems are the special features of this one!