'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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GERANIUM 'Chantilly'

GERANIUM 'Chantilly'

Pale pink flowers, attractive felted leaves.

45cm £5.00

HELENIUM 'Luc'

Very similar to 'Sahin's Early Flowerer', but darker and bigger flowers from early July. A current favourite.

90cm £5.00

HELENIUM 'Luc'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Diamond Jubilee'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Diamond Jubilee'

Sprays of small white daisies late summer. Sun.

90cm £5.00

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia 'Stand Up Comedian'

Upright tall stems with white bottlebrush flowers.

2.00m £5.00

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia 'Stand Up Comedian'
CAMPANULA lactiflora 'Prichard's Variety'

CAMPANULA lactiflora 'Prichard's Variety'

Dark violet bellflowers held in trusses through summer. Sun or part shade in moist soil.

AGM 75cm £5.00

SANGUISORBA officinalis 'Martin's Mulberry'

An improvement on 'Arnhem' - more upright, with maroon flowers.

1.80m £5.00

SANGUISORBA officinalis 'Martin's Mulberry'
SALVIA 'Salmon Dance'

SALVIA 'Salmon Dance'

Salmon-pink flowers May-November. Sun.

60cm £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Little Carlow'

Erect stems with large clusters of small blue flowers.

AGM 0.90m - 1.20m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Little Carlow'
VERBENA rigida

VERBENA rigida

A neat, low-growing verbena produces clusters of purple or magenta flowers June-September. Lovely with silver-leafed plants in a sunny spot.

AGM 60cm £5.00

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia var. alba

Narrow white drooping bottlebrush flowers more like catkins!

1.80m £5.00

SANGUISORBA tenuifolia var. alba
GERANIUM himalayense 'Baby Blue'

GERANIUM himalayense 'Baby Blue'

A compact free-flowering plant with blue saucer-shaped blooms in early summer.

30cm £5.00

ALCALTHAEA suffrutescens 'Parkrondell'

Deep pink flowers, darker in autumn, from June-November

2.00m £5.00

ALCALTHAEA suffrutescens 'Parkrondell'
SANGUISORBA 'Raspberry Coulis'

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

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Dapper Tapper'

Large mauve flowers on a shorter plant, August-October.

50cm £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Dapper Tapper'
EUPATORIUM maculatum Atropurpureum Group

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

ROMNEYA coulteri

Tree Poppy. Beautiful papery-white poppy flowers July-Oct, handsome grey-green lobed leaves. Rich soil in a sheltered spot. Mulch in winter.

AGM 1.50m £8.50

ROMNEYA coulteri

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