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 Aquilegia 'Winky Blue And White' 9cm
Compact variety of upward facing blue-white flowers on strong stems above a mound of attractive foliage. Flowering Time - Early to late Spring. Height - 45cm (18"). Spread - 30cm (12"). Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny position.

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ALPINE Aquilegia 'Winky Red & White' 9cm
Compact variety of upward facing red-white flowers on strong stems above a mound of attractive foliage. Flowering Time - Early to late Spring. Height - 30cm (12"). Spread - 30cm (12"). Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£2.29
ALPINE Arabis ferdinandi-coburgi 'Old Gold'  9cm
ALPINE Arabis ferdinandi-coburgi 'Old Gold' 9cm
A very useful mat-forming evergreen with flat rosettes of golden green leaves, which add a splash of foliage colour. White flowers from March to May. Can be grown in containers or borders. Height - 15-20cm (6-8in); Spread - 60cm (24in). Prefers free-draining soil in a sunny position.
£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).
ALPINE Armeria maritima 'Splendens'  9cm
ALPINE Armeria maritima 'Splendens' 9cm
A form of 'Sea Pink' or 'Thrift'. An evergreen cushion-forming alpine, with linear dark green leaves, bright carmine pink flowerheads during May & June . Height - 25cm 10in); Spread - 30cm (12in). Prefers a sunny site with well-drained soil.

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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

ALPINE Aurinia saxatilis 'Gold Bullet'  9cm
ALPINE Aurinia saxatilis 'Gold Bullet' 9cm
A.k.a. 'Alyssum'. Forms an evergreen, low bushy mound of grey-green leaves, covered with clusters of golden yellow flowers from April to June. Height - 20-30cm (8-12in). Spread - 30-45cm (12-18in). Prefers a sunny site in very well-drained soil.

ALPINE Campanula garganica 'Dicksons Gold'   1L
ALPINE Campanula garganica 'Dicksons Gold' 1L
Spreading semi-evergreen perennial with heart-shaped, toothed, golden-yellow leaves. Attractive star-shaped, blue to lilac flowers from June to August. Height 5cm (2in); Spread- 30cm (12in). Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£3.99
ALPINE Campanula garganica 'Dicksons Gold'   9cm
ALPINE Campanula garganica 'Dicksons Gold' 9cm
Spreading semi-evergreen perennial with heart-shaped, toothed, golden-yellow leaves. Attractive star-shaped, blue to lilac flowers from June to August. Height 5cm (2in); Spread- 30cm (12in). 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 portenschlagiana 'Catharina'  9cm
ALPINE Campanula portenschlagiana 'Catharina' 9cm
A semi-evergreen perennial, with dark-green leaves and vivid violet-blue, bell-shaped flowers in Summer. Ideal for groundcover on rock gardens, and suitable for containers and the edge of the summer borders. Height - 15cm (6in). Spread - 30cm (12in). Requires moist well drained soil in sun or part-shade.
£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 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 Cotula hispida 9cm
Attractive silvery-grey foliage with unique bright yellow button flowers. Flowering Time - Late Spring to mid Summer. Height - 5cm (2"). Spread - 20cm (8"). Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£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 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 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 'Evening Star'   9cm
ALPINE Dianthus 'Evening Star' 9cm
Has a dwarf, compact habit. Grey-green evergreen leaves and scented bright pink flowers with maroon centres in late Spring and Summer. 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 - 10 cm (4in) - Early.
£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
ALPINE Dianthus 'India Star'   9cm
ALPINE Dianthus 'India Star' 9cm
Has a dwarf, compact habit. Produces scented, single, rose-pink flowers with a ruby-star centre. 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 - 10 cm (4in) - Early.

ALPINE Dianthus 'Neon Star'  9cm
ALPINE Dianthus 'Neon Star' 9cm
Blanketed in stunning fragrant hot pink frilly flowers from late Spring to mid-Summer. Dense, compact foliage. Height - 15cm (6in). Spread - 20cm (8in). Prefers a sunny position with free-draining, open soil.
£2.29
ALPINE Dianthus 'Pop Star'   9cm
ALPINE Dianthus 'Pop Star' 9cm
A compact plant with soft magenta, clove-scented, double, blooms with a cherry eye. Grey-green, evergreen leaves. Has a long blooming period when regularly dead-headed. Height - 10-15cm (4-6in). Spread - 20cm (8in). Ideal for containers and rock gardens. Prefers a sunny position with free-draining, open soil.

ALPINE Dianthus 'Starry Eyes'  9cm
ALPINE Dianthus 'Starry Eyes' 9cm
A compact Dianthus with deeply fringed white petals with a magenta centre. Flowering Time - Late Spring to early Summer. Height - 15cm (6’’). Spread - 20cm (8’’). Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£2.29
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ALPINE Erigeron karvinskianus 'Profusion' 9cm
A prolific bloomer of long lasting, small white, fading to pink daisy like flowers. Flowering Time - Early to late Summer. Height - 20cm (8''). Spread - 30cm (12''). Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny position.
£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 Gypsophylia repens 'Rosea'  9cm
ALPINE Gypsophylia repens 'Rosea' 9cm
A mat-forming alpine with narrow bluish green leaves. Loose panicles of star-shaped soft rose-pink flowers from June to August. Height - 5cm (2in); Spread - 40cm (16in). Prefers very free-draining soil in a sunny position.
£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 'Golden Queen'  9cm
ALPINE Helianthemum 'Golden Queen' 9cm
A form of 'Rock Rose'. Suitable for the rock garden. A spreading evergreen shrublet with grey-green foliage, producing masses of golden yellow flowers from May to July. Height & Spread - 30cm (12in). Useful for walls and banks. Prefers full sun in 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 Helianthemum 'The Bride'  9cm
ALPINE Helianthemum 'The Bride' 9cm
A form of 'Rock Rose'. Suitable for the rock garden. A spreading evergreen shrub, having white flowers, with a yellow centre, from June to August. Useful for walls and banks. Height - 20cm (8in). Prefers full sun in most well-drained soils.
£2.29
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