New - Anchusa azurea - This tender perennial belongs to the Borage family. Highly ornamental, the leaves and stems are covered with small hairs.
This is a more ornamental version of the famous Chinese medicinal plant and does retain some medicinal qualities.
From a cluster of large, green heart shaped leaves, grow strong stems of open faced bright yellow flowers with fine petals. A long lasting summer bloomer. Start indoors in early spring.
New - Chinese Balloon Flower - Platycodon grandiflorum - Highly ornamental perennial, the young flower buds form balloons, then open up into star shaped vivid blue flowers.
Beautiful mixed shades of pink, strong straight stems, and delicate dissected base leaves, with blooms holding colour for many weeks in summer.