Wall germander, Teucrium chamaedrys

Evergreen to 30 with attractive, dark green aromatic foliage and light pink to deep purple flowers. Gritty, well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil in full sun. Was used for the treatment of gout, for its diuretic properties, and as a treatment for weak stomachs. Was used in making alcoholic drinks with a bitter base.

Stonecrop Sedum kamtschaticum, supplied in 50 mm pot

sedum kamtschatikum

Tough, drought-tolerant species, good groundcover. Low growing perennial to 15cm high. Grows in wall cracks and pavements etc. Leaves and yellow flowers make good eating in salads. Good plant for the rock garden, for pots and cute succulent creations!

Society Garlic, Tulbaghia violacea

society garlic

Society garlic is an attractive ornamental, perennial plant from South Africa. It forms a low growing clump to 30 cm, with dainty star-shaped, lilac-mauve flowers at the end of long stems. It’s lilac flowers bloom over a long period. A hardy plant that grows in most conditions, drought tolerant. Links:http://www.pfaf.org/user/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Tulbaghia+violaceahttp://www.garlic-central.com/society-garlic.htmlhttp://www.eattheweeds.com/society-garlic/