'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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RUDBECKIA fulgida var. sullivantii 'Goldsturm'

RUDBECKIA fulgida var. sullivantii 'Goldsturm'

Bigger daisies than R. fulgida, August-October.

AGM 60cm £5.00

SANGUISORBA officinalis 'Red Thunder'

Deep red flowers on wiry stems.

1.00m £5.00

SANGUISORBA officinalis 'Red Thunder'
KNIPHOFIA 'Scorched Corn'

KNIPHOFIA 'Scorched Corn'

Tall spikes of creamy-white flowers from orange buds.

1.50m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Harrington's Pink'

Clusters of bright pink flowers. Popular at the nursery.

AGM 1.50m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Harrington's Pink'
PIMPINELLA major 'Rosea'

PIMPINELLA major 'Rosea'

Feathery foliage topped with umbels of soft lacy pink flowers in summer. Sun or shade.

50cm £5.00

SANGUISORBA 'Raspberry Coulis'

Our introduction! Warm maroon drumstick flowers over a long season on upright stems.Quite special - this definitely deserved a name.

1.00m £6.50

SANGUISORBA 'Raspberry Coulis'
SEDUM 'Bertram Anderson'

SEDUM 'Bertram Anderson'

Low spreading variety with purple-grey foliage and rosy-red flowers from late summer. Full sun.

AGM 20cm £5.00

EUPATORIUM maculatum Atropurpureum Group

Huge clusters of small purple-pink flowers on upright red stems with bright green leaves, July-September. Sun or part shade.

AGM 2.00m £5.00

EUPATORIUM maculatum Atropurpureum Group
GERANIUM 'Natalie'

GERANIUM 'Natalie'

Loose mounds of deeply cut leaves and many pale violet-blue flowers.

40cm £4.50

SELINUM wallichianum

Architectural cow-parsley, with erect purplish branching stems bearing umbels of tiny white flowers mid-summer to autumn. Full sun to part shade.

AGM 1.20m £5.00

SELINUM wallichianum
SEDUM 'Class Act'

SEDUM 'Class Act'

A stunning variety, forms a mound of green foliage topped with large, deep carmine-pink flower clusters that age to russet. Sun.

AGM PBR 45cm £5.00

LEUCANTHEMUM x superbum 'Phyllis Smith'

Finely-cut petals, large flowers.

85cm £5.00

LEUCANTHEMUM x superbum 'Phyllis Smith'
CIRSIUM heterophyllum

CIRSIUM heterophyllum

'Melancholy Thistle'. Smart maroon flowers on woolly stems, leaves are white-felted underneath. Much remarked upon in the garden.

75cm £5.00

AMMI majus

Indispensable hardy annual, a brilliant filler plant for mid to late summer, as seen this year at Great Dixter! Lacy white cow-parsley flowers and delicate ferny foliage. Well-drained soil in full sun to part shade.

AGM 1.80m £3.00

AMMI majus
SALVIA 'Peach Parfait'

SALVIA 'Peach Parfait'

Beautiful pale peach flowers on dark stems.

75cm £5.00

ACTAEA 'Chocoholic'

A new variety with almost black foliage and spikes of pale pink fragrant flowers late summer to autumn. Moist soil in part shade.

75cm £5.00

ACTAEA 'Chocoholic'

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