Alpines

Alpines

Alpines are low growing plants that enjoy well drained soil. There are many varieties to choose from with a wide range of flowers in many different colours and also many types of foliage. Most of them prefer full sun although some will grow in partial shade. They can be grown in tubs and containers or in the border.

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ALPINE Ajuga reptans 'Chocolate Chip'   9cm
ALPINE Ajuga reptans 'Chocolate Chip' 9cm
‘Bugle’. An attractive ground cover plant with elongated, shiny, chocolate and green coloured foliage. Short bluish-purple flower spikes from May to June. Prefers moist soils, but will tolerate moderately dry ones. Height - 15cm (6in). Spread - 20cm (8in).
£2.29
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ALPINE Arenaria montana 9cm
A spreading carpet of deep green foliage which is almost hidden by large white flowers. Flowering Time - Early Summer. Height - 15cm (6"). Spread - 38cm (15"). Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£2.29

ALPINE Armeria maritima 'Nifty Thrifty'  9cm
ALPINE Armeria maritima 'Nifty Thrifty' 9cm
‘Thrift’ or ‘Sea Pink’. Tidy little mounds of grass-like foliage, each tiny dark green leaf being outlined with a band of cream. Produces balls of hot pink flower in late Spring. Especially attractive in a gravel scree garden or alpine trough. Prefers a sunny, well-drained position. Height - 15-20cm (6-8in). Spread - 30cm (12in).
£2.29
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ALPINE Aubrieta 'Axcent Antique Rose' 9cm
Excellent ground cover plant bearing impressive large Rose coloured flowers in spring. Flowering Time - Early to late Spring. Height - 10cm (4''). Spread - 60cm (24"). Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£2.29

ALPINE Aubrieta 'Dr Mules Variegata'  9cm
ALPINE Aubrieta 'Dr Mules Variegata' 9cm
A wonderful alpine with contrasting violet-purple flowers against creeping cream and green variegated foliage during April and May. Height & Spread - 10 x 40cm (4 x 16in). Ideal for rockeries, gravel gardens, walls and containers. Prefers well-drained soil in sun.
£2.29
ALPINE Aubrieta 'Hamburger Stadtpark'  9cm
ALPINE Aubrieta 'Hamburger Stadtpark' 9cm
Suitable for the rock garden. This well-known plant provides solid blocks of blue flowers each Spring above grey-green foliage. Where dense growth is wanted, this plant must be cut back hard after flowering. Prefers sun in well-drained soil Height - 10 cm (4 in); Spread - 30cm (12in). Flowering time - April & May.
£2.29

ALPINE Aubrieta 'Kitte Blue'  1L
ALPINE Aubrieta 'Kitte Blue' 1L
Covered in deep blue/purple flowers from April to June. Semi-evergreen. Ideally suited for a rockery, front of border, container or over a wall. Prefers to grow in full sun or a partially sunny position in well-drained soil. Height - 10cm (4in). Spread 50cm (20in).
£3.99
ALPINE Aubrieta 'Kitte Blue'  9cm
ALPINE Aubrieta 'Kitte Blue' 9cm
Covered in deep blue/purple flowers from April to June. Semi-evergreen. Ideally suited for a rockery, front of border, container or over a wall. Prefers to grow in full sun or a partially sunny position in well-drained soil. Height - 10cm (4in). Spread 50cm (20in).
£2.29

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ALPINE Aubrieta 'Silberand' 9cm
Excellent ground cover plant bearing impressive large violet flowers in Spring.. Flowering Time - Early to late Spring. Height - 10cm (4''). Spread - 60cm (24''). Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£2.29

ALPINE Campanula portenschlagiana  9cm
ALPINE Campanula portenschlagiana 9cm
A.k.a.- Campanula muralis. This plant has a cascading habit with flowers of deep mauve displayed from April to July. Wonderful for the front of raised beds, rockeries, walls, steps and mixed containers to enjoy all year round. Height - 15cm (6in); Spread- 45cm (18in). Prefers full sun, or partial shade with free-draining soil or compost.
£2.29
ALPINE Campanula poscharskyana  9cm
ALPINE Campanula poscharskyana 9cm
A form of 'Bellflower'. Vigorous spreading perennial with rounded, mid-green leaves. Masses of starry, pale lavender flowers with white centres from June to September. Height - 25cm (10in); Spread - 90cm (3ft). Will grow in most well-drained soils in sun or partial shade.
£2.29

ALPINE Campanula poscharskyana 'Hirsch Blue'  9cm
ALPINE Campanula poscharskyana 'Hirsch Blue' 9cm
A form of 'Bellflower'. A pretty alpine with rounded, mid-green leaves. Masses of starry, pale lavender flowers with white centres from June to September. Height & Spread - 15 x 30cm (6 x 12in). Will grow in most well-drained soils in sun or partial shade.
£2.29
ALPINE Cerastium tomentosum  9cm
ALPINE Cerastium tomentosum 9cm
'Snow-in-summer'. A rampant spreading low alpine with silvery foliage and masses of star-shaped white flowers from April to June. Height - 10cm (4in); Spread - 1.2m (4ft). Prefers a sunny position in well-drained soil.
£2.29

ALPINE Chaenorhinum origanifolium 'Blue Dream'  9cm
ALPINE Chaenorhinum origanifolium 'Blue Dream' 9cm
A dwarf, semi-trailing, cushion-forming perennial that is smothered with blue-purple, snapdragon-like flowers, with yellow throats, throughout summer. Height - 20cm (8in). Spread - 30cm (12in). Prefers a sunny position in well-drained soil.
£2.29

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ALPINE Delosperma 'Jewel Of Desert Moon Stone' 9cm
A mass of long flowering white flowers on a succulent compact green foliage.. Flowering Time - Early to late Summer. Height - 10cm (4"). Spread - 20cm (8’’). Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£2.29

ALPINE Delosperma 'Jewel Of Desert Topaz'   1L
ALPINE Delosperma 'Jewel Of Desert Topaz' 1L
An amazing NEW colour. A prostrate, fleshy-leaved alpine with tangerine-orange flowers with a white halo, with orange and blushing pink hues. Height - 10-15cm (4-6in). Spread - 30-50cm (12-20in). Needs a light, very well-drained soil in a sunny position.


ALPINE Delosperma cooperi  9cm
ALPINE Delosperma cooperi 9cm
'Cooper's Iceplant'. A prostrate fleshy-leaved alpine with small, round leaves and purple flowers from June until October (or frosts!). Height - 7.5-10cm (3-4in); Spread - 45cm (18in). Needs very well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£2.29
ALPINE Delosperma nubigenum  9cm
ALPINE Delosperma nubigenum 9cm
A prostrate fleshy-leaved alpine with small, round leaves and yellow flowers during June & July. Height - 5-10cm (2-4in); Spread - 45cm (18in). Needs very well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£2.29

ALPINE Dianthus 'Arctic Star'   9cm
ALPINE Dianthus 'Arctic Star' 9cm
The white, fragrant, fully double flowers appear from late Spring to early Summer and have sharply pinked petals edges. Height - 15-20cm (6-8in). Spread - 15-25cm (6-10in). Prefers a sunny position in well-drained soil.
£2.29

ALPINE Dianthus 'Fusilier'   9cm
ALPINE Dianthus 'Fusilier' 9cm
Has brilliant crimson, slightly scented double flowers in profusion from late Spring to Summer, over a mat of grey-green grass like foliage. Ideal for troughs or other containers, or in the rock garden. Best when planted in full sun in well-drained soil. Feed in Summer for continuous flowering. Height - 12.5cm (5in).
£2.29
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ALPINE Dianthus 'Pop Star' 9cm
Fragrant flowers over evergreen grey foliage. Height - 15cm (6in). Spread - 30cm (12in). Ideal for containers and rock gardens. Prefers a sunny position with free-draining, open soil.
£2.29

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ALPINE Dianthus 'Starlight' 9cm
Has a dwarf, compact habit. Produces highly fragrant, rosy-lavender single flowers. Best when planted in full sun in well-drained soil. Ideal for troughs or other containers, or in the rock garden. Feed in Summer for continuous flowering. Height - 12 cm (5 in) - Mid.
£2.29
ALPINE Erinus alpinus  9cm
ALPINE Erinus alpinus 9cm
A.k.a. The 'Fairy Foxglove'. A charming little alpine with tufts of hairy leaves and clusters of rosy-purple flowers in early Spring. Ideal for planting on banks, in rock gardens and on dry stone walls. Height - 7.5cm (3in). Spread - 10cm (4in). Plant in a well-drained soil with added grit, in a sunny position.
£2.29

ALPINE Erodium x variabile 'Bishops Form'  9cm
ALPINE Erodium x variabile 'Bishops Form' 9cm
A mat-forming perennial with dark grey-green foliage and small, deep pink, cup-shaped flowers over a long period from May to July. Ideal for rockeries. Protect from winter wet, and plant in a well-drained soil and a sunny, sheltered position. Height - 10cm (4in). Spread - 30cm (12in).
£2.29

ALPINE Gypsophila cerastiodes  9cm
ALPINE Gypsophila cerastiodes 9cm
Produces masses of small white flowers with pink veins from May to July. Bright green hairy leaves. Ideal for ground cover on rockeries or in paved areas. Prefers full sun, or partial shade with free-draining soil or compost. Height - 8cm (3in). Spread - 20cm (8in).
£2.29
ALPINE Hebe 'Emerald Gem' ('Green Globe')   9cm
ALPINE Hebe 'Emerald Gem' ('Green Globe') 9cm
A.K.A.- Hebe 'Green Globe'. An evergreen shrub making an almost perfect mound of green leaves and spikes of white flowers from June to August. Grown mainly for foliage. Height & Spread - 30-45cm (12-18 in). Prefers very well-drained soil in sun that is sheltered from cold Winter winds.
£2.29

ALPINE Helianthemum 'Ben Fhada'  9cm
ALPINE Helianthemum 'Ben Fhada' 9cm
A form of 'Rock Rose'. Suitable for the rock garden. A spreading evergreen shrub having cup-shaped golden-yellow flowers, with a light orange centre displayed from June to August. Useful for walls and banks. Height - 30cm (12in). Prefers full sun in most well-drained soils.
£2.29
ALPINE Helianthemum 'Lawrenson's Pink'  9cm
ALPINE Helianthemum 'Lawrenson's Pink' 9cm
A low spreading, evergreen shrub with narrow, dark green leaves. In Summer it bears rose pink flowers with a yellow eye. Height & Spread - 30 x 50cm (12 x 20in). Prefers a sunny position in well-drained soil.
£2.29

ALPINE Lewisia cotyledon 'Regenbogen'  9cm
ALPINE Lewisia cotyledon 'Regenbogen' 9cm
A.K.A.- Lewisia 'Rainbow Mixture'. Succulent rosettes of leaves are topped by clusters of rainbow-hued flowers in late Spring and early Summer. Prefers a sheltered position in full sun, with very good drainage. Height - 20-25cm (8-10in). Hint - Benefits from being surrounded by gravel chippings.
£2.29

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ALPINE Parahebe catarractae 'Porlock' 9cm
This variety has cascades of lavender blue flowers above mound forming foliage during the Summer. Can also be grown in containers or in borders. Height & Spread - 15 x 35cm (6 x 14in). Prefers full sun or partial shade in free-draining soil.
£2.29

ALPINE Primula auricula  9cm
ALPINE Primula auricula 9cm
Smooth, succulent, pale green leaf rosettes. The bold flower heads of enchantingly marked flowers are produced throughout Spring. Plant in well-drained soil in partial shade. Height & Spread - 15cm (6in).
£2.29
ALPINE Primula denticulata 'Ruby'  9cm
ALPINE Primula denticulata 'Ruby' 9cm
A form of ‘Drumstick Primula’. Neat rosettes of pale green leaves followed by dense, round, maroon-red flower-heads from March to May. Prefers a moist, well-drained position in sun or partial shade. Height - 30cm (12in).
£2.29

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ALPINE Primula rosea 'Grandiflora' 9cm
Large frilly edged deep pink flowers with a yellow centre above mid green foliage. Flowering Time - Early to mid Spring. Height - 25cm (10’’). Spread - 25cm (10’’). Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£2.29
ALPINE Primula veris  9cm
ALPINE Primula veris 9cm
'Cowslip'. A native perennial with rosettes of mid-green leaves. Stout stems bear clusters of nodding pale to deep yellow, fragrant flowers from April to May. Height - 10-20cm (4-8in); Spread - 15-20cm (6-8in). Prefers sun or partial shade in moist but well-drained soil.
£2.29

ALPINE Saponaria ocymoides  9cm
ALPINE Saponaria ocymoides 9cm
'Tumbling Ted'. A mat-forming alpine with bright green leaves. Loose clusters of pink flowers from June to August. Height - 8cm (3in); Spread - 45cm (18in). Will grow in most places (!) but likes free-draining soil in a sunny position.
£2.29

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ALPINE Saxifraga 'Kath Dryden' 1.5L
Suitable for the rock garden. Prefers a site in sun with well-drained soil. Flowering time - Summer.
£5.49
ALPINE Saxifraga 'Southside Seedling'   1.5L
ALPINE Saxifraga 'Southside Seedling' 1.5L
Suitable for the rock garden. This variety has silver rosettes with tall, pyramidal inflorescences carrying myriads of flowers. Ideal for the cracks in the rock garden or wall, or on a steep bank. Prefers a site in sun with well-drained soil. Height - 35 cm (14 in). Flowering time - Summer.
£5.49
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