a new geranium for partial shade, Geranium 'Patricia'. Shorter and repeat flowering hybrid of G. psilostemon with large leaves and stunning Autumn leaf colour. It was raised in the Orkneys by Alan Bremner and named after Patricia Doughty. It has large magenta flowers with a dark centre over most of the summer.
Penstemon 'Andenken an Friedrich Hahn' - Elegant spikes of small, tubular, foxglove-like flowers appear from July to October among lance-shaped, bright green leaves. This vibrant, easy-to-grow perennial commemorates an 18th century German astronomer. It will quickly form large, leafy clumps and is perfect for adding a splash of colour to the middle of a sunny, well-drained border.