May

Plants which flower in May in the UK. The list below may contain both hardy and tender plants. The exact flowering times are subject to local weather and climatic conditions and may vary from year to year.


Acanthus spinosus Bear's Breeches

Acanthus spinosus

Species with deeply-cut spiny leaves and tall spikes of white flowers with purple bracts in early summer. Good cut flower. Drought tolerant. Any soil in sun/ part shade. 1.5 metres (5 feet). AGM
£4.99




Achillea millefolium 'Paprika' Yarrow

Achillea millefolium 'Paprika'

Spreading cultivar with heads of bright orange-red flowers from June-August. For well drained soil in full sun. Drought tolerant, excellent cut flower and attracts butterflies. 75 cms (2½ feet).
£4.50

...... more
 temporarily unavailable 

Ajuga incisa 'Frosted Jade'

(Ajuga incisa 'Bikun'.) Clump-forming cultivar with sharply cut leaves with a cream margin. Clusters of deep blue flowers are held above the foliage in April. For moist, well drained soil in part to ...... more
£3.99

...... more
 temporarily unavailable 

Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop'

Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop'

Stunning ground cover plant with very dark, scalloped glossy leaves and dense spikes of dark blue flowers from April-June. Grow in fertile, well drained soil in part/ full shade. 20 cms (7").
£4.50




Bugle

Ajuga reptans 'Braunherz'

Evergreen cultivar with deep purple leaves and spikes of vivid blue flowers from April-June. Use as ground cover in shade/ part shade in any soil type. 20 cms (7").
£4.50




Ajuga reptans 'Catlins' Giant' Bugle

Ajuga reptans 'Catlins' Giant'

Evergreen cultivar with large purple leaves to 15cm (6in) long and spikes of blue flowers from April-June. Use as ground cover in shade/ part shade in any soil type. 30 cms (1 foot). AGM.
£4.50

...... more
 temporarily unavailable 

Ajuga reptans 'Valfredda' Bugle

Ajuga reptans 'Valfredda'

(Syn. Ajuga 'Chocolate Chip'.) Attractive cultivar with small, narrow purple leaves to 1 inch long and spikes of blue flowers from April-June. Use as ground cover in shade/ part shade in any soil ...... more
£4.50




Chocolate Vine

Akebia quinnata

A pretty climber with delicate leaves and fragrant red-purple flowers in spring sometimes followed by purple fruits. Quick growing and vigouous. Any well drained soil in sun or part shade. Pruning: ...... more
£9.99




Anthriscus sylvestris 'Ravenswing'

Anthriscus sylvestris 'Ravenswing'

Perfect for a meadow or wild garden this elegant perennial has dark purple, finely cut leaves and flat heads of white flowers from April-July. It is a cultivated form of Cow Parsley. Well drained ...... more
£4.50




Aquilegia 'Kristall' Columbine

Aquilegia 'Kristall'

A beautifull perennial with large, pure white flowers with long spurs from May-June. Strong growing. Good for cut flowers and attracting Bees. Grow in moist, well drained soil in sun/ part shade. ...... more
£4.50




Armeria girardii 'Joystick Red' Thrift

Armeria girardii 'Joystick Red'

Cushions of red-pink flowers to 1 inch across on long stalks from May-August. Grow in well drained soil in full sun. Tolerant of poor soil and salt winds. Ideal for pots, rockery or front of border. ...... more
£4.50




Astilbe x arendsii 'Irrlicht'

Astilbe x arendsii 'Irrlicht'

One of the best white-flowered Astilbies with dense plumes of white flowers over very dark green leaves from late spring-early summer. Grow in moist soil or at the water's edge in sun or part shade. ...... more
£4.99

...... more
 temporarily unavailable 

Bergenia 'Bressingham White'

Bergenia 'Bressingham White'

Valuable for ground cover, this evergreen perennial has large leathery deep green leaves and short stems of delicately, scented tubular white flowers April-May. Grow in humus-rich, moist, well ...... more
£4.99




Bergenia 'Rotblum' Elephant's Ears

Bergenia 'Rotblum'

Good ground cover plant for sun/ part shade with large, glossy, bronze-tinged leaves and pink-red flowers in late spring-early summer. Leaves turn red in autumn. 50 cms (1½ feet).
£4.99

...... more
 temporarily unavailable 

Bergenia cordifolia 'Tubby Andrews' Variegated Pigsqueak

Bergenia cordifolia 'Tubby Andrews'

A Bergenia with a striking variegation - the large green leaves are streaked & spotted with golden yellow. The contrasting pink flowers appear in spring. Retentive soil in sun/part-shade. 30 cms (1 ...... more
£4.99

...... more
 temporarily unavailable 


Upcoming Plants
These plants will be in stock soon
Date Expected
Hebe stenophylla 11/08/2014
Rosa 'Maréchal Niel' 28/07/2014
Epiphyllum oxypetalum 28/07/2014
Canna indica 28/07/2014
Puya berteroniana 28/07/2014
Copyright © 2014 Shrubland Park Nurseries, Elmsett, Ipswich, Suffolk IP7 6LZ. Powered by Zen Cart

SSL