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My rockery through the year-part 2


By pcw


carrying on

25 May-Penstemon,Linum,Saxifraga,Parahebe

25 May-Santolina,Penstemon,Allium

Aster stracheyi-25 May

Penstemon confertus-25 May

Dianthus species-27 May

Penstemon hirsutus pygmaeus-27 May

Veronica austriaca ‘Trehane’

30 May-Hypericum,Dianthus,Penstemon

30 May-Linum,Allium,Penstemon,Parahebe

Allium cyathorphorum farreri-30 May
A bit of a weed,mostly removed after flowering

Hypericum species-30 May

Parahebe ‘Porlock’-30 May

Penstemon hirsutus pygmaeus with Allium-30 May

31 May-Santolina,Allium,Penstemon,Veronica,Hebe

Dianthus,Hypericum,Saxifraga-31 May

Allium christophii-31 May

Allium and Gentian-1 June

Dianthus ‘Badania’-4 June

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Thank you for sharing . Again straight to Favourites. The Penstemon are very pretty. How old are they? Did you grow them from seed?

16 Sep, 2018


Sg-they are both from seed.The confertus I've had for a while.I may have a spare.
The other one is one of your seeds,sown 3.3.17

18 Sep, 2018


They are both lovely. The P. hirsutus pygmaeus is one of the ones that flowered for me. Sadly I missed seeing the flowers so no photos. The other which flowered in July/August was P. hirsutus minimus which grows much taller, up to two feet. It had loads of flowers. I have posted a photo of it.

18 Sep, 2018

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