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Biennials live for 2 years, whereas perennials live for longer. As a general rule, biennial and perennial seeds should be sown in spring, but some can be sown in autumn as well. Many varieties will self-seed after flowering, giving you even more plants!
Flame Nasturtium, Flame Flower, Flame CreeperMore info
Dichondra argentea 'Silver Falls'
Silver PonyfootCustomer Rating
Vigorous growth displays true cascading plants with attractive glistening silver foliage and stems. Excellent added to mixed containers or creates a stunning basket plant on its own. Height: 5-7.5cm (2-3 inches). Spread/Trailing 90-120cm (3-4 feet).More info
Sunflower x laetiflorus
Helianthus x laetiflorus, Perennial Sunflower, Showy Sunflower
A true perennial Sunflower adding height and colour to perennial borders, flowering in their first year. Stunning bright yellow 10-12cm (4-5in) diameter blooms with deep yellow centres, will brighten your garden over a long period attracting birds and butterflies. Height: 150-180cm (5-6ft).
Companion planting: Try growing sunflowers with chives to deter aphids.
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Duchesnea indica 'Harlequin'
Indian Strawberry, Mock Strawberry, Fragaria indica
Commonly known as the Indian strawberry. Attractive variegated-leaved plants produce yellow flowers followed by red edible fruits similar to alpine strawberries. Ideal in hanging pots, cascading over rockery or as a ground cover plant.More info
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