'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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SEDUM telephium 'Xenox'

SEDUM telephium 'Xenox'

Large, almost black leaves, red flowers August-October.

AGM PBR 30cm £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Colwall Constellation'

Later-flowering heather-purple daisies from late October.

1.50m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Colwall Constellation'
ALCALTHAEA suffrutescens 'Parkfrieden'

ALCALTHAEA suffrutescens 'Parkfrieden'

Pale pink flowers, darker in the centre.

1.80m £5.00

LYCHNIS coronaria 'Alba'

Lovely grey felted leaves and open sprays of white flowers late summer. Short-lived but self-seeds.

AGM 80cm £5.00

LYCHNIS coronaria 'Alba'
GALEGA officinalis 'Alba'

GALEGA officinalis 'Alba'

Masses of white flowers June-July. Leaves can be variegated as they emerge.

AGM 1.50m £5.00

GERANIUM himalayense 'Derrick Cook'

Long-blooming large white flowers with attractive veining, from June-October.

40cm £4.50

GERANIUM himalayense 'Derrick Cook'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novi-belgii 'Farncombe Lilac'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novi-belgii 'Farncombe Lilac'

Double lilac-pink flowers August-October. HPS Conservation Scheme plant, well worth trying!

75cm £5.00

HELENIUM 'Can Can'

Warm rusty-yellow flowers.

75cm £5.00

HELENIUM 'Can Can'
ACTAEA simplex 'Pink Spike'

ACTAEA simplex 'Pink Spike'

White flowers in autumn which quickly fade to pink . Moist soil in part shade.

90cm £5.00

DIASCIA personata 'Hopleys'

Stunning perennial diascia, a strong grower with bright pink flowers on upright stems June-October.

90cm £5.00

DIASCIA personata 'Hopleys'
AGAPANTHUS 'Lydenburg'

AGAPANTHUS 'Lydenburg'

Much admired in the Library Garden! Semi-pendulous, dark violet-blue flowers on tall, upright stems. Very striking and later-flowering. Sun.

NEW 1.50m £7.50

ASTER 'Moody Blue'

Discovered in our garden, this new aster has mildew-free, fine foliage, and lilac-blue daisies with closely-arranged petals, September-October, on dark stems. A laevis type but less vigorous.

90cm £6.50

ASTER 'Moody Blue'
STACHYS macrantha 'Rosea'

STACHYS macrantha 'Rosea'

Spikes of densely-packed rose-pink flowers June-August. Sun.

60cm £5.00

GERANIUM 'Orion'

A wonderful plant, smothered with large, blue deep saucer-shaped flowers. Makes a spreading plant, great under roses. Sunny spot.

AGM 45cm £4.50

GERANIUM 'Orion'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Purple Dome'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Purple Dome'

Deep purple-violet flowers on a short bushy plant.

75cm £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Denise'

Masses of pink daisies September-October.

1.20m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Denise'

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