A number of European forms are more garden-worthy than our native cuckoo flower.They
will thrive in damp soils under trees and shrubs.
Good companions are hellebores, wood anemones and pulmonarias.
A choice woodlander with green serrated leaves which unfurl in spring. At the same
time there are intense purple pink flowers. Any good soil. Shade to part shade.
H12cm x S15cm
Pretty spring plant with deep purple blue flowers in March and April. Humus rich
soil. Part shade. H30-45cm.
Shade lover with a profusion of purple pink flowers in spring. Any good soil. Full
to part shade. H15cm.
Good Spring plant with deep green serrated leaves and white flowers in Spring. Any
good soil. Shade to part shade. H60cm.
Close packed evergreen leaves, tinged purple in Winter. Covered with tiny white flowers
in early Summer. Any good soil. Part shade. Good ground cover or edging plant. H18cm.
A choice woodlander, with soft cream flowers in late March to April. Any good soil.
Shade to part shade. H25cm.
Soft cream flowers in Spring. Moist soil. Part to full shade. H20cm.
Pure white flowers in Spring. Any good soil. Full to part shade. H25cm. £4.50