Marginals

Acorus Calamus
Native. Sharp Iris like foliage which gives off a sweet scent when crushed or damaged. Strong grower unless contained. Height 24 inch plus.
Common Name: Sweet Scented Rush
Price: £3.95 ea.
Acorus Calamus Variegatus
Variegated form of the native plant with similar characteristics, combined with striking vertical variegations.
Price: £4.95 ea.
Butomus Umbellatus
Native. Delicate reed foliage standing 24 inches high by mid summer with a beautiful umbrella of pink flowers. A ideal plant to grow as combination arrangement.
Common Name: Flowering Rush
Price: £4.95 ea.
Calla Palustrus
Bog Arum Lily. Low growing attractive spade like foliage with matching ivory white flowers. Travels across the surface but is not invasive.
Common Name: Bog Arum
Price: £4.95 ea.
Caltha Palustrus
Native. Marsh Marigold. First splash of colour in early Spring. Buttercup yellow flowers amongst neat clump forming foliage.
Common Name: Marsh Marigold
Price: £4.95 ea.
Caltha Palustrus Alba
White Marsh Marigold with similar shaped flowers to the wild variety. Smaller, neater foliage and the blooms much earlier in the Spring.
Price: £4.95 ea.
Caltha Palustrus Plena
Cultivated form of Marsh Marigold. Neat foliage clump, pom-pom shaped double flowers in late Spring.
Common Name: Double Marsh Marigold
Price: £4.95 ea.
Caltha Polypetela
Giant Marsh Marigold . A more rangy form of marigold. Late Spring it will form a 24 inch bush of yellow buttercups. A wonderful showy sight.
Common Name: Giant Marsh Marigold
Price: £4.95 ea.
Carex Bowles Golden
Yellow stemmed rush of 12-15 inch height . Makes an attractive backcloth to contrasting plants. Not invasive.
Common Name: Golden Grass
Price: £4.95 ea.
Carex Riparia Variagata
Varigated foliage with grassy flower heads of red/brown/jet black in late Spring
Price: £4.95 ea.
Cotula Coronopifolia
Golden Buttons. Pretty trailing plant with masses of yellow pincushions, very useful edge covering marginal.
Common Name: Golden Buttons
Price: £3.95 ea.
Cyperus Longus
Native. Course stemmed rush standing 18 inches or so high. A spectacular flower head spray of grass seed heads. Keep restricted.
Common Name: Sweet Galingale
Price: £3.95 ea.
Glyceria Spect. Variegatus
Attractive variegated rush 18-24 inch high . In spring the red shoots are striking. A simple grass head in summer. Keep restricted.
Price: £3.95 ea.
Hipperus Vulgaris
Price: £3.95
Houttuynia Cordata Plena
Price: £3.95
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