While browsing Hurstwood’s interesting collection of plants, we came across some delights that you should consider.

Lychnis ‘Gardeners World’

MR16_Hurstwood-lychnisA stunning rich deep blood-red double flower with fuzzy silver leaves. Tall requires good drainage and drought tolerant. Be daring with this vibrant plant.

Lychnis ‘Lipstick’

MR16_hurstwood-LYCnis-LIPstickHuge, lipstick-red blooms are offset by bronze foliage on this drought-tolerant beauty. Larger flowers than usual. Drought resistant and 48” tall.

Lobelia Tupa

MR16_F_Hurstwood-Lobelia_tupaAn evergreen perennial of some stature to 4 m. The foliage grey-green, with red tubular flowers. It thrives in dry soils.

Pelargonium Sidoides

MR16_hurstwood-Pelargonium-sidoidesThis is a medicinal plant native to South Africa. With silver grey foliage and blood red flowers it is a stunner.

Inga Edulis ‘Ice Cream Beans’

MR16_F_Hurstwood-ice_cream_bean_flowersKids delight with fluffy white seed coating that everyone loves. Suck or chewsand it tastes like vanilla icecream- smooth and sweet.As a bonus, this tree crop is potentially nitrogen fixing, grows from seed and grows quickly.

Hurstwood Perennials

MR16_HurstwoodPoppyGrowers of interesting and unusual shrubs and perennials
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