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Calamintha grandiflora 'Variegata' is a variegated calamint that forms fragrant, upright, bushy mounds with rose-pink flowers.
Tolerant of dry sites, Calamintha nepeta 'White Cloud' has clouds of white flowers on top of fragrant Oregano-shaped leaves. Exceptionally long-blooming
Camassia quamash 'Orion' is a gorgeous selection of our true blue BC native with starry flowers on tall spires.
'Freya' is a mid-sized Campanula with clusters of star-shaped, lilac-purple flowers in early summer.
Cardamine angustata (syn. Dentaria heterophylla) a good hellebore companion w/ clusters of small white to pink flowers in early to mid spring.
Cardamine concatenata (syn. Dentaria laciniata) is a mustard relative with clusters of small, white to pink, four-petaled flowers in early spring.
Cardamine diphylla is a cute wintergreen groundcover with clusters of small, white, four-petaled flowers in spring popular with bees and butterflies.
Masses or rich blue flowers atop dramatic silver foliage.
Centaurea montana, the perennial bachelor's button, is a cottage garden classic with feathery, royal blue flowers with dark pink centres.
Centranthus ruber has long-lasting magenta-pink to reddish pink flowers over bluish foliage.
A beautiful white turtlehead for late summer. Chelone glabra has strong upright stems and grows in a range of light conditions.
Chelone 'Black Ace' has beautiful white turtlehead flowers in late summer. New foliage is deep green with a blackish cast.
Chelone 'Hot Lips' has unique pink flowers resembling turtles in late summer and fall on strong vertical stems for sun to part shade.
Deep pink flowers look like a turtle's head in late summer.
Chelone 'Ieniemienie' is a dwarf turtlehead with pink flowers in summer and a bit of a crazy name. Sound it out. Is that how we spell that?
A compact turtlehead with pink flowers in summer with a great name: 'Tiny Tortuga'.
Chrysanthemum Mammoth 'Dark Pink Daisy' has large, deep pink to mid pink petals around a golden yellow centre.
Chrysanthemum Mammoth 'Lavender Daisy' has semi-double, lavender-pink petals around a golden yellow centre.
Chrysanthemum Mammoth 'Red Daisy' has semi-double, deep red to fiery red petals around a golden yellow centre.