'A Selection of Plants that Attract Insects' available from Avondale Nursery

A Selection of Plants that Attract Insects

These are usually sun-loving plants, which will provide food for butterflies, pollen for bees. Encourage natural predators such as ladybirds and hoverflies, who keep the numbers down of less welcome visitors to the garden.

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SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Herbstschnee'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Herbstschnee'

The only white cultivar!

1.20m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Rudelsburg'

Large salmon-pink daisies.

1.20m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Rudelsburg'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Saint Michaels'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Saint Michaels'

Large blue-purple flowers September-October.

1.20m £5.00

KNIPHOFIA 'Ice Queen'

Green to yellow pokers from June-September.

1.20m £5.00

KNIPHOFIA 'Ice Queen'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM laeve 'Arcturus'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM laeve 'Arcturus'

Eyecatching lilac-mauve daisies on shiny black stems. Mildew-free.

1.40m £5.00

RUDBECKIA submentosa 'Henry Eilers'

Lovely, quirky coneflower, has finely quilled yellow petals around an orange-brown cone, August-October. Sun to part shade.

1.20m £5.00

RUDBECKIA submentosa 'Henry Eilers'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM laeve 'Orpheus'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM laeve 'Orpheus'

Stunning plant, has dark stems and leaves, then in late summer beautiful blue daisies. Tall and rangey.

1.50m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Sayer's Croft'

Purple-pink flowers.

1.30m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Sayer's Croft'
PHLOX paniculata 'Wendy House'

PHLOX paniculata 'Wendy House'

Spectacular deep magenta flower clusters, sweetly-scented, over contrasting dark leaves.

60cm £5.00

LYCHNIS coronaria Dark Red Form

Lovely deep red flowers, darker than usual. Much requested in the garden. Sun.

75cm £5.00

LYCHNIS coronaria Dark Red Form
PENSTEMON heterophyllus 'Heavenly Blue'

PENSTEMON heterophyllus 'Heavenly Blue'

Racemes of rich blue, purple-tinged flowers from early summer. Reliably perennial.

50cm £5.00

ERYNGIUM x zabelii 'Violetta'

Darkest blue form of the sea holly, has spiky, deep indigo flowers in summer.

80cm £7.50

ERYNGIUM x zabelii 'Violetta'
SALVIA microphylla 'Blush Pink'

SALVIA microphylla 'Blush Pink'

A succession of rose-pink flowers May-November.

1.00m £5.00

SEDUM 'Ruby Glow'

Low, clump-forming plant for front of border or containers. Red stems bear purple-green leaves and clusters of deep crimson flowers summer and autumn.

AGM 25cm £5.00

SEDUM 'Ruby Glow'
PERSICARIA campanulata

PERSICARIA campanulata

An enthusiastic, spreading plant with tall branching sprays of pink flowers all summer, in sun or shade. Lovely grey-green foliage. Well worth trying if you have room!

1.00m £5.00

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia 'Henk Gerritsen'

Small red burrs on thin stems.

1.50m £5.00

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia 'Henk Gerritsen'

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