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Perennials for Spring and Summer Planting

Perennials for Spring and Summer Planting

Here are my all time favourite perennials and biennials for spring planting. They are all strong performers which will look good in the garden for months at a stretch.
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    Angelica gigas

    Angelica gigas is an impressive and statuesque umbellifer with huge, yet elegant domed, crimson flowers. It is one of my very favourite plants – Angelica gigas looks fantastic and the scented beetroot-coloured flower heads are adored by bees, butterflies and – in the autumn –…

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    Erysimum x 'Winter Orchid'

    My new favourite plant, which I now have in pots outside my back door. It flowers almost all year – honestly – and unlike traditional perennial wallflowers, its flowers are scented like the biennial forms. Flowers emerge as a coppery orange, turning to purple as they age. Hugely…

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    Gaura lindheimeri 'The Bride'

    Gaura lindheimeri 'The Bride' has wonderful long, elegant spikes of pink buds opening to white flowers which flower longer – from May until November – than any other plant in my garden. When cultivated outdoors in cold periods you may notice a bruise like pattern on the plant. This dark…

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    Papaver nudicaule 'Champagne Bubbles Mix' F1

    This is quite simply, the best possible poppy you can grow. 'Champagne Bubbles' way out-stripped all others in our Perch Hill trial. It comes in a beautiful mix of white, pink, yellow and various tones of orange. Flowering on and off for over six months, with great chiffon cup flowers which last…

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    Papaver nudicaule 'Champagne Bubbles' White F1

    Iceland poppies are my desert island cut flower. With stem ends seared, they last brilliantly in the vase and flower for months in the garden.

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    Papaver nudicaule 'Wind Song' F2 Hybrid

    A beautiful, soft, romantic mix of long-vase-life, long-flowering, huge-headed Iceland poppies.