Plants

Aciphylla aurea Aciphylla aurea – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 12 in very spiky golden narrow leaves form a rosette and eventually a spike of densly packed white flowers. Needs good drainage. Makes an dramatic plant for the middle or back of the rock garden. Cost: £5.00
Aethionema `Warley Rose` Aethionema `Warley Rose` – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 3-4in spreading mat of blue foliage with intense pink head of flowers in spring. Well drained soil trough wall or rockery. Cost: £3.00
Albuca JCA15856 Bulb narrow green leaves wih white green striped flowers in early summer. Cost: £3.00
Albuca shawii Albuca shawii – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 1-2ft bulbous narrow green leaves. Yellow flowers in a tall inflorescence the inner petals have a green stripe. Needs a sheltered site.. Cost: £3.00
Allium cyathophorum Allium cyathophorum – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 4-6in flowers purple blue in summer good in gravel.. Cost: £2.00
Anacyclus depressus Ht 3-4in dissected grey green leaves red buds opening to large white daisies with red reverse needs a well drained site.. Cost: £3.00
Anagallis tenella `Studland` Anagallis tenella `Studland` – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Mats of stems covered with small green leaves. In summer the whole mat is covered with shell pink flowers. Enjoys moist soil and will take some shade.. Cost: £3.00
Androsace carnea rosea Ht 2in neat green rosettes with short stemmed pink flowers in spring. gritty soil ideal for a trough. Cost: £3.00
Andromeda polifolia Andromeda polifolia – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Low growing shrubby plant with small leaves along the stem and pink bell like flowers in early summer. Needs an acidic soil Ht 8-10 x 10. Cost: £3.00
Androsace barbulata Ht 2in a tiny androsace forming a loose mat of hairy green rosettes with red stolons. Heads of white flowers sometimes with a pink flush in spring. Gritty soil trough or pan.. Cost: £3.00
Androsace lanuginosa Androsace lanuginosa – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Trailing stems of felted grey green leaves with delicate heads of pink flowers needs a richer soil than most. Flowers through the summer and autumn. Looks equally good as a trailer or grown flat.. Cost: £3.00
Androsace sempervivoides Androsace sempervivoides – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Mats of bright green rosettes with pink flowers good in a trough or in the garden where it will form a green mat with red stolons. Cost: £3.00
Androsace x marpensis Tiny green rosettes form a tight mound with almost sessile white flowers in spring. Best in the alpine house in a gritty mix. Cost: £3.00
Anemone `Blue Eyes` Ht 4-6in spread 6-8in white flowers which develop a blue colour in the centre. Shady woodland gardens spring flowering.. Cost: £4.00
Anemone `Thomas` Anemone `Thomas` – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 10cm or so pale pink flowers which darken to deep pink with age. flowers in spring good for shady sites.. Cost: £4.00
Anemone `Vestal` Anemone `Vestal` – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 4-6in double white flowers in spring with bright green leaves. A lovely woodland or shady corner plant.. Cost: £3.00
Anemone baldensis Anemone baldensis – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 4-6in white waxy flowers in early summer. Attractive plant which readily forms a good sized clump. Cost: £3.00
Anemone bracteata flore plena Ht 6in shaggy ouble flowers in spring. Needs a cool shady spot with reasonable soil summer dormant.. Cost: £3.00
Anemone magellanica (multifida) major Anemone magellanica (multifida) major – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht to 10 -24in large creamy white cup shaped flowers looks great in a border or plant it with bronze fennel for spectacular effect.. Cost: £3.00
Anemone nemorosa `Allenii` Ht 15cm large pale blue flowers in spring good soil. Needs a shady site.. Cost: £4.00
Anemone nemorosa `Lychette` Anemone nemorosa `Lychette` – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 6in huge white flowers in spring another for the shady or woodland garden. Reasonable soil.. Cost: £3.00
Anemone nemorosa `Robinsoniana` Anemone nemorosa `Robinsoniana` – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 4-6in large pale blue flowers in spring. Lovely in a semi shade area with reasonable soil goes summer dormant.. Cost: £3.00
Anemone rannunculoides Anemone rannunculoides – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 4in masses of yellow flowers in spring ideal for a shady spot good soil.. Cost: £3.00
Anemone virescens Anemone virescens – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants A spring flowering anemone for lovers of green flowers. The flowers are double spiky and green. Enjoys some shade. Cost: £4.00
Anemone x lipsiensis Anemone x lipsiensis – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht4in good sized yellow flowers on delicate stems woodland conditions. Goes dormant in the summer. syn A seemanii The leaves are bronze coloured at first turning green later.. Cost: £4.00
Anemonella thalictroides Anemonella thalictroides – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 4-6in white flowers on delicate stems with a pinkish tinge. delightful for the shady or woodland garden. Very long flowering.. Cost: £3.00
Anometheca `Joan Evans` Anometheca `Joan Evans` – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 6-8in rush like leaves with sprays of creamy white flowers with a red mark on 2 of the petals. Well drained but not dry soil flowers in summer.. Cost: £3.00
Anometheca laxa Anometheca laxa – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 6-8in flowers sprays of red flowers over rush like leaves in summer. Needs a gritty soil. Cost: £3.00
Anthemis cretica ssp cretica NS754 Anthemis cretica ssp cretica NS754 – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Green /grey dissected leaves forming a dense mat topped with large white daisy type flowers- a really good plant flowering over a long period. Enjoys a limestone scree. Cost: £3.00
Anthericum ramosum Anthericum ramosum – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 20-30cmwhite flowers along tall graceful stems gritty soil. Cost: £3.00
Anthyllis vulneraria var. coccinea Anthyllis vulneraria var. coccinea – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Forms a flat rosette of radiating stems each stem ends in a head of red pea like flowers forms a crown hence is name crown vetch. Gritty soil. Cost: £3.00
Antirrhinum molle Antirrhinum molle – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 4-6in softly grey green leaves with snapdragon type flowers of cream delicatly marked and flowering through most of the summer. Excellent for a sloping position Needs light pruning after flowering.. Cost: £3.00
Aquilegia bertolonii alba Aquilegia bertolonii alba – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 6in or so white thick petalled flowers with good hooked spurs. Cost: £3.00
Aquilegia canadensis Aquilegia canadensis – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 12-24 in flowers red and creamy yellow most soils. Cost: £3.00
Aquilegia flabellata pumila forma rosea Ht 6in + pink aquilegia flowers in spring hardy really good rockery plants.. Cost: £3.00
Arenaria purpurascens Arenaria purpurascens – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 1-2in slightly domed mat with sessile deep pink flowers ideal for the trough or minature garden. Cost: £3.00
Arisaema candidissimum Arisaema candidissimum – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 20cm-30cm. Large hooded pink spathe with white stripes. Shady good soil early summer flowering. Cost: £7.50
Arisaema flavum Ht 20-30cm large palmate leaves with hooded yellow flowers and compact head of red berries in autumn. Good soil but free draining some shade. flowers in summer.. Cost: £4.00
Arisaema flavum minus Arisaema flavum minus – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 6-8in flowers hooded yellow and green is hardy outside in good soil which does not become waterlogged Has a large head of tightly packed re berries in autumn.. Cost: £4.00
Arisaema sp ACE2031 Arisaema sp ACE2031 – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 12in large narrow palmate leaves. The tall narrow spathe is greenish white with a very long maroon `tail` in summerand has large red berried fruit. Cost: £6.00
Arisaema tortuosum Arisaema tortuosum – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 12in+ with a large purple or green spathe with a `tail` which goes upward like an elephants trunk. It has red fruits enjoys shady sites. Cost: £6.00
Arisaema triphyllum Arisaema triphyllum – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 8in flowers outside spathe green inside striped purple brown likes shade and/or a rich soil. Cost: £3.00
Arisarum proboscideum Arisarum proboscideum – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants The mouse tail plant. Green leaves with ground level white flowers ending in a dark `tail` which protrudes outwards giving the effect of a mouse tail. Woodland conditions good around the base of a tree. Cost: £3.00
Armeria caespitosa (A.juniperifolia) Armeria caespitosa (A.juniperifolia) – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 2-3in tiny thrift forms a neat hummock with deep pink flowers in profusion good in a trough or scree. Cost: £2.50
Armeria juniperifolia alba Armeria juniperifolia alba – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Tuffets of spiky leaves with balls of white flowers in late spring to summer. Good for gravel rockery garden or trough.. Cost: £2.50
Arthropodium candidum Arthropodium candidum – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 4-6in delicate starry white flowers on a spire like inflorescence dormant in winterneeds reasonable soil in light shade. Not too dry a site. Cost: £3.00
Arthropodium candidum purpureum Arthropodium candidum purpureum – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Darkk purple brown narrow leaves with sprays of white flowers in summer ht 6in. Cost: £3.00
Arum italicum ssp italicum Arum italicum ssp italicum – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Spear shaped green leaves with white markings hooded flower red berries in autumn the elaves die down in summer. Cost: £3.00
Arundinaria variegata Medium bamboo which can be invasive. It has green and white striped leaves good in clay soils Ht 3ft can be invasive. Cost: £4.00
Arundinaria viridistriata Ht 3-4ft bamboo with gold and green striped leaves good in clay soils. Cost: £4.00
Asarum caudatum Asarum caudatum – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Found on the Sisikyo Mts at 900. It has heart shaped leaves with maroon flowers which are white inside with a red stripe. It will require a moist shady spot. gritty soil. Cost: £3.00
Asperula gussonei Asperula gussonei – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 2-3in dome of bright green foliage with shell pink sprays of flowers good in walls or troughs. Cost: £3.00
Asperula nitida perbula Ht 2in spread 4-6in tiny grey green leaves form a mat with pink flowers in late spring. Likes limestone good in troughs.. Cost: £3.00
Astilbe chinensis pumila Astilbe chinensis pumila – White Cottage Alpines Nursery: Specialist growers of alpine and rockery plants Ht 6-12in depending on soil loves a damp soil produces dense furry plumes of pink lilac flowers in late summer. These are long lasting.. Cost: £3.00