Acanthus mollis, commonly known as bear’s breeches, sea dock, bear’s foot plant, sea holly or oyster plant, is a species of plant in the family Acanthaceae and is native to the Mediterranean region.
The black eyed Susan vine in the family Acanthaceae, orginating from Eastern Africa is a striking climbing perennial most often grown as an annual. This vine has attractive hairy leaves and vibrant orange flowers with a black eye produced from May to October.
A poppy is a flowering plant in the subfamily Papaveroideae of the family Papaveraceae. Poppies are herbaceous plants, often grown for their colourful flowers.
A rose is a woody perennial flowering plant of the genus Rosa, in the family Rosaceae, or the flower it bears. There are over three hundred species and tens of thousands of cultivars. They form a group of plants that can be erect shrubs, climbing, or trailing, with stems that are often armed with sharp prickles.
Alcea is a genus of about 60 species of flowering plants in the mallow family Malvaceae, commonly known as the hollyhocks. They are native to Asia and Europe.
With all the colours of the Grand Canyon and the Colorado River, this is indeed an exceptional modern variety of Yarrow. The range and intensity of colour is very diverse and includes red to pink to apricot, yellows, beige and bronze tones and occasional whites plus some hues new to the plant. True perennials, marvellous for cutting (for use fresh or dried), they come into bloom in May and then bloom away merrily until the first frosts – hopefully five months away.