'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.

Refresh your browser for a new selection.

HELIANTHUS 'Dorian Roxburgh'

HELIANTHUS 'Dorian Roxburgh'

Much requested in our garden. Two rows of creamy-yellow petals with a yellow and black centre, flowers August-October. Doesn't run. Sunny position.

1.80m £5.00

SALVIA greggii 'Icing Sugar'

Striking two-tone pink flowers June-October. Sun.

PBR 65cm £5.00

SALVIA greggii 'Icing Sugar'
SANGUISORBA 'Sangria'

SANGUISORBA 'Sangria'

One of the tallest Sanguisorba, this has maroon fingers on open branching stems July-August.

2.00m £5.00

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

PERSICARIA campanulata
PERSICARIA amplexicaulis 'Fascination'

PERSICARIA amplexicaulis 'Fascination'

Long, slender peachy-pink flowers July-October. Sun to part shade.

1.00m £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. 3 for £10!

AGM 1.80m £4.00

AMMI majus
NEPETA 'Weinheim Big Blue'

NEPETA 'Weinheim Big Blue'

Thick spikes of deep violet-blue flowers on robust stems, June-September. Deadhead to keep it flowering. Much requested in our garden!

75cm £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Nineteen'

Sprays of small lilac daisies September-November, on maroon stems and dark foliage. Sun.

1.20m £5.00

SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Nineteen'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Hill Close Blue'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM 'Hill Close Blue'

From Hill Close Gardens, Warwick. Masses of vivid blue daisies.

75cm £5.00

ACHILLEA 'Pretty Belinda'

Bright pink flowers fade to soft pink over summer. Sunny spot.

50cm £5.00

ACHILLEA 'Pretty Belinda'
SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Lye End Beauty'

SYMPHYOTRICHUM novae-angliae 'Lye End Beauty'

Warm deep-pink flowers.

1.40m £5.00

GERANIUM 'Chantilly'

Pale pink flowers, attractive felted leaves.

45cm £5.00

GERANIUM 'Chantilly'
GERANIUM 'Red Admiral'

GERANIUM 'Red Admiral'

Vivid magenta flowers, dark veins, June-September.

90cm £5.00

GALATELLA sedifolia

Lavender-blue daisies August-September.

90cm £5.00

GALATELLA sedifolia
COREOPSIS verticillata 'Moonbeam'

COREOPSIS verticillata 'Moonbeam'

Bushy perennial with fine foliage and lemon-yellow daisy-like flowers.

AGM 45cm £5.00

NEPETA 'Hill Grounds'

Grey-green foliage topped with intense violet flowers June-August. Full sun.

40cm £5.00

NEPETA 'Hill Grounds'

We hope to see you soon!

Family SignatureFollow us on Instagram!Follow us on Twitter!

Gary Leaver t/as Avondale Nursery, at Russell's Nursery, Mill Hill, Baginton, Coventry CV8 3AG.

Office Telephone: 07367 590620.

Email : enquiries@avondalenursery.co.uk

We are unable to offer a mail order service.

Ordered plants can be collected from the nursery or plant sales (see Events).

All materials ©2000 - 2022 Avondale Nursery. All rights reserved.

 

Warning: New session.