Other Plants

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  • Alnus glutinosa


    Alder. A good windbreak tree and nitrogen-fixer. Very fast growing, rounded form in time. Requires moist soils. 80-100 cm bare root trees.

    31 In stock.

  • Alnus incana


    Grey alder. Another fine nitrogen fixer and windbreak tree, tolerates cold and wet conditions, good in the North of the UK.

    34 In stock.

  • Alnus rubra


    Red alder. A great windbreak tree and nitrogen-fixer. Very fast growing, conical form. 80-100 cm bare root trees.

    56 In stock.

  • Echinacea purpurea


    Purple coneflower. Perennial from the Eastern USA growing to 1.5 m (5 ft) high when flowering. The roots are now ell known for their medicinal properties – strengthening the immune system – and are widely used in herbal medicine. Likes a moist, well-drained soil and sun or part shade; hardy to -35°C. Protect from slugs!

    19 In stock.

  • Glechoma hederacea


    Ground ivy. A hardy perennial, low growing and trailing beneath other plants. A good base layer plant in a perennial layer, with aromatic leaves which are medicinal and used in herb teas; bees love the flowers.

    39 In stock.

  • Hamamelis virginiana


    Witch hazel. A large North American shrub from forest understories, growing to 5 m (16 ft) high, 30 cm per year. Bright yellow flowers open in the autumn as the leaves fall. The oily seeds are edible, but the plant is best known for its medicinal leaves and inner bark. Branches are used as diviner’s rods. Likes a moist, slightly acid soil and sun or part shade; hardy to -35°C.

    2 In stock.

  • Indigofera heterantha


    Himalayan indigo. Medium sized leguminous shrub 2.5m high and wide. Bee plant and nitrogen-fixer for a sunny spot.

    8 In stock.

  • Potentilla fruticosa Goldfinger


    Bushy shrub 1m high and 1.5m wide. This variety has large yellow flowers, very good for bees and other beneficial insects.

    6 In stock.

  • Symphytum officinale root cuttings (sent spring)


    Comfrey. This is the true medicinal comfrey, also a bee plant and great mineral accumulator.

    92 In stock.

  • Wisteria sinensis


    Chinese wisteria. Vigorous climbing (twining) shrub to 10 m (33 ft) high; nitrogen-fixing . Used as a screening vine and facade insulation; bees love the flowers. Needs sun and well-drained soil.

    7 In stock.