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MGi Seed Collection / Collection de graines MGi

MGi Seed Collection / Collection de graines MGi
(updated / mise à jour: January / janvier 2021 )

Country names in brackets indicate the origin of the seeds offered / Le nom de pays entre parenthèses indique l’origine des graines offertes

Plants marked ‘AGM’ have the RHS Award of Garden Merit / Les plantes marquées par ‘AGM’ ont reçu l’Award of Garden Merit de la RHS

Seeds marked ‘Château Pérouse’ have been made available to us thanks to the botanical garden at Château Pérouse, near Nîmes, in the Gard.

Les graines identifiées par ‘Château Pérouse’ sont disponibles grâce au jardin botanique du Château Pérouse, situé dans le Gard, à côté de Nîmes.

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Attracts bees / attire les abeilles
Agrostemma githago (UK)
Arctotis venusta (France)
Château Pérouse
Argemone ochroleuca (Belgium)
 
Borago officinalis ‘Alba‘ (Spain)
Calendula officinalis (France)
Campanula pyramidalis (France)
Capsicum annuum ‘Gorria‘ (Greece)
Piment d’Espelette
Celosia spicata (Greece)
 
Centaurea cyanoides ‘Blue Carpet‘ (Spain)
Cerinthe major subsp. purpurascens (France)
Cerinthe sp. (France)
Photo: Cerinthe major
 
Cosmos bipinnatus (Turkey)
Cosmos sulphureus (France)
Crupina crupinastrum (Greece)
Delphinium sp. (France)
 
Delphinium staphysagria (France)
Dianthus barbatus (France)
Digitalis lanata (Greece)
Erysimum cheiri (France)
Château Pérouse
Gilia capitata
Glaucium corniculatum (France)
Hesperis matronalis
Lathyrus odoratus ‘Matucana‘ (New Zealand) AGM
Hot water treatment / traitement eau chaude
 
Lathyrus odoratus ‘Nimbus‘ (USA)
 
Lathyrus odoratus x belinensis ‘Erewhon‘ (USA)
Lunaria annua (France)
 
Lunaria annua ‘Alba Variegata‘ (Greece) AGM
Lunaria annua ‘Chedglow‘ (Belgium)
 
Lunaria annua ‘Rosemary Verey‘ (USA)
Lupinus luteus (Portugal)
 
Lupinus microcarpus (USA)
Lupinus pilosus (France)
Matthiola incana (France)
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum (France)
Château Pérouse
Nicandra physalodes (Greece)
Nicotiana sylvestris (France) AGM
Nigella ciliaris (Cyprus)
Nigella damascena (France) AGM
Blue flowers
Recommended Easy seeds/ Graines faciles
 
Nigella damascena (Spain)
White flowers
Ocimum basilicum (France)
Ocimum basilicum ‘Horapha‘ (France)
Thaï basil
Ocimum basilicum ‘Sweet Genovese‘ (Greece)
 
Onosma graeca (Greece)
Orlaya grandiflora (France) AGM
Papaver paeoniflorum
Château Pérouse
Papaver rhoeas (South Africa)
Papaver rhoeas (France)
Mother of Pearl Group
 
Papaver rhoeas ‘American Legion‘ (USA)
Papaver somniferum (Greece)
Mixed colours
Papaver somniferum (South Africa)
Dark purple flowers
Papaver somniferum (France)
Paeoniiflorum Group
Pink flowers
Recommended Easy seeds / Graines faciles
Papaver somniferum (France)
Paeoniiflorum Group
Red flowers
 
Pelargonium chamaedrifolium (France)
Château Pérouse
Perilla frutescens var. crispa (France) AGM
Phacelia campanularia (USA)
Phacelia tanacetifolia (USA)
 
Rumex vesicarius (Greece)
Salvia coccinea (Cyprus)
Salvia sclarea (France)
Photo: Salvia sclarea var. turkestanica
 
Salvia sclarea ‘Alba‘ (France)
Salvia sclarea ‘Vatican White‘ (Portugal)
 
Salvia viridis ‘Pink Sundae‘ (Cyprus)
 
Scaligeria napiformis (Greece)
Tithonia rotundifolia ‘Red Torch‘ (Italy)
Verbascum blattaria f. albiflorum (Belgium)
Akebia trifoliata (Belgium)
Ampelaster carolinianus (France)
Ampelopsis glandulosa f. elegans (France)
Amphilophium buccinatorium (Spain)
Antigonon leptopus (India)
Bauhinia yunnanensis (Morocco)
Billardiera longiflora (USA) AGM
 
Campsis grandiflora (Italy)
Camptosema rubicundum (France)
Cardiospermum halicacabum (France)
Clematis armandii (France)
Clematis flammula (France)

Château Pérouse

Clematis mandschurica (France)
Clematis orientalis

Château Pérouse

Clematis tangutica

Château Pérouse

Cyclanthera pedata (France)
Dolichandra unguis-cati (France) AGM
syn. Macfadyena unguis-cati
Dregea sinensis (Belgium)
 
Heteropterys glabra (Australia)
 
Ipomoea ‘Royal Ensign‘ (Italy)
Annual
Ipomoea ‘Star of Yalta‘ (UK)
 
Ipomoea ‘Sunrise Serenade‘ (Tanzania)
Annual
Ipomoea alba (Greece)
Ipomoea purpurea ‘Grandpa Ott‘ (Greece)
Annual
Photo: Ipomoea purpurea
 
Ipomoea purpurea ‘Knolia‘s Black‘ (Tanzania)
Annual
Kennedia beckxiana

Château Pérouse

Kennedia eximia
Château Pérouse
Lablab purpureus (Greece)
Photo: Lablab purpureus ‘Ruby Moon’
Lophospermum scandens (France) AGM
Lophospermum scandens ‘Snowwhite‘ (France)
Mandevilla laxa (France) AGM
Maurandya barclayana (France)
syn. Asarina barclaiana
Paederia foetida (France)
Pandorea jasminoides (France) AGM
 
Pandorea jasminoides (France) AGM
White form
Passiflora capsularis ‘Vanilla Cream‘ (France)
Petrea volubilis (Spain)
Podranea ricasoliana (Spain)
Schisandra propinqua subsp. sinensis (Belgium)
Trachelospermum asiaticum (France)
Trachelospermum jasminoides (France)
Wisteria sinensis (France)
Albuca namaquensis (France)
Albuca nelsonii (France)
Photo: Albuca sp.
Allium amethystinum (France)
Château Pérouse
Allium cristophii (France) AGM
Allium fistulosum (France)
Château Pérouse
Allium roseum (Greece)
Allium sphaerocephalon

Château Pérouse

Allium tripedale (France)
Château Pérouse
Allium triquetrum (France)
Allium tuberosum (France)
Asphodeline liburnica (France)
Asphodeline lutea (Spain)
Asphodelus aestivus (France)
Château Pérouse
Asphodelus ramosus
Photo: Asphodelus ramosus subsp. ramosus
Babiana framesii (France)
Château Pérouse
Babiana nervosa (France)
Château Pérouse
Babiana stricta (Greece) AGM
Brodiaea californica (France)
Brodiaea elegans (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Chlorogalum pomeridianum (USA)
Crocosmia crocosmiiflora (Greece)
Photo: Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora ‘Citronella‘
Crocus goulimyi (Greece)
Cyclamen coum (UK) AGM
Cyclamen hederifolium (UK) AGM
Cyclamen hederifolium ssp. africanum (France)
Château Pérouse
Cyclamen libanoticum (France)
Château Pérouse
Cyclamen persicum (Greece)
 
Dichelostemma congestum (USA)
 
Dichelostemma multiflorum (USA)
Dierama pulcherrimum (USA)
Dietes bicolor (Portugal)
Photo: Dietes sp.
Dietes grandiflora (South Africa)
Dracunculus vulgaris (Belgium)
Drimia maritima (Jordan)
syn. Urginea maritima
Drimia pancration
Photo: Drimia maritima
Eremurus robustus (Pacific Bulb Society) AGM
Fessia greilhuberi (France)
Château Pérouse
Freesia alba (Czech Republic)
 
Freesia laxa (USA) AGM
Salmon with red spots
Freesia laxa (red form) (Italy) AGM
Freesia laxa (white form) (Greece) AGM
Freesia leichtlinii (Greece)
Freesia leichtlinii ssp. alba (France)
Gladiolus caucasicus (France)
Château Pérouse
Gladiolus communis (France) AGM
Gladiolus illyricus (France)
Gladiolus illyricus
Gladiolus tristis (Greece)
Habranthus robustus (Greece) AGM
Habranthus tubispathus (France)
Herbertia lahue (France)
Château Pérouse
Iris domestica (France)
syn. Belamcanda chinensis
Iris foetidissima (France) AGM
Iris graminea (France) AGM
Lachenalia mathewsii (Australia)
Lachenalia pustulata (South Africa) AGM
Lapeirousia arenicola (USA)
Ledebouria socialis (France)
Photo: Ledebouria sp.
Leopoldia comosa (France)
Leopoldia comosa
 
Lilium brownii (Spain)
Lilium candidum (Greece)
Lilium henryi (France) AGM
Lilium martagon
Lilium pardalinum subsp. shastense (USA)
Moraea bipartita (France)
Château Pérouse
Moraea fugax (France)
Château Pérouse
Muscari armeniacum (France)
Muscari botryoides (Belgium)
Muscari latifolium (France)
Muscari neglectum (France)
Château Pérouse
Narcissus bulbocodium (Germany) AGM
Photo: Narcissus bulbocodium ‘Golden Bells‘
Ornithogalum candicans (USA)
 
Ornithogalum saundersiae (Italy)
Pancratium maritimum (Greece)
Paradisea liliastrum (USA) AGM
Romulea engleri (France)
Château Pérouse
Scilla peruviana (France)
Sparaxis grandiflora ssp. acutiloba (France)
Château Pérouse
Triteleia laxa (USA)
Tritonia crocata (Greece) AGM
Tritonia deusta (France)
Château Pérouse
Tritonia disticha (France)
Château Pérouse
Veltheimia bracteata (USA)
Wachendorfia thyrsiflora (UK)
Watsonia borbonica ssp. borbonica (France)
Château Pérouse
Photo: Watsonia borbonica
Watsonia meriana (France)
Château Pérouse
Achnatherum miliaceum (France)
Château Pérouse
Agrostis capillaris
Château Pérouse
Ampelodesmos mauritanicus (France)
Aristida purpurea (USA)
Austrostipa scabra (France)
Château Pérouse
Bothriochloa bladhii (France)
Château Pérouse
Briza maxima (France)
Château Pérouse
Calamagrostis arundinacea (France)
Carex appressa
Château Pérouse
Carex aurea (France)
Château Pérouse
Carex fascicularis
Château Pérouse
Carex halleriana (France)
Château Pérouse
Carex incomitata
Château Pérouse
Carex tereticaulis
Château Pérouse
Carex trifida (France)
Cenchrus geniculatus (France)
Château Pérouse
Cenchrus setaceus (France)
Château Pérouse
Chascolytrum subaristatum (France)
Château Pérouse
Chasmanthium latifolium (France)
Chloris virgata (France)
Château Pérouse
Dichelachne crinita (France)
Château Pérouse
Eragrostis curvula (France)
Château Pérouse
Eragrostis spectabilis (France)
Château Pérouse
Eustachys distichophylla (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Festuca californica (USA)
Festuca filiformis (France)
Château Pérouse
Hakonechloa macra (France)
Hordeum jubatum (France)
Château Pérouse
Koeleria cristata (France)
Château Pérouse
Lagurus ovatus (France)
Château Pérouse
Melica ciliata (Belgium)
Muhlenbergia capillaris (France)
Château Pérouse
Muhlenbergia dubia (France)
Château Pérouse
Nassella hyalina (France)
Château Pérouse
Nassella tenuissima (France)
Château Pérouse
Nassella trichotoma (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Pennisetum alopecuroides var. viridescens (Turkey)
Pennisetum massaicum ‘Red Buttons‘ (Spain)
Pennisetum villosum (France)
Poa labillardierei (France)
Château Pérouse
Stipa gigantea (France) AGM
Stipa ichu (France)
Stipa offneri (France)
Château Pérouse
Stipa pennata ssp. pennata (France)
Château Pérouse
Photo: Stipa pennata
Acanthus mollis (Spain)
Achillea coarctata (France)
Achillea filipendulina (France)
Achillea sp. (Greece)
Photo: Achillea millefolium
Achillea umbellata (Spain)
Adiantum hispidulum (France) AGM
Aethionema sp. (France)
Photo: Aethionema grandiflora
Alcea rosea (Italy)
Alcea rugosa (France)
Althaea cannabina (France)
Ammobium alatum
Château Pérouse
Amsonia tabernaemontana (France)
Anisodontea elegans (France)
Château Pérouse
Photo: Anisodontea ‘Elegans Princess‘
Anthyllis terniflora
Château Pérouse
Anthyllis vulneraria
Can be grown as an annual
Château Pérouse
Antirrhinum braun-blanquetii (France)
Château Pérouse
Antirrhinum majus (Greece)
Aquilegia vulgaris (Turkey)
Aristea ecklonii (USA)
Armeria pungens (Spain)
Asclepias curassavica (USA)
Asclepias incarnata ‘Ice Ballet‘ (USA)
Asclepias sp. (Greece)
Photo: Asclepias speciosa
Asparagus aethiopicus (Turkey)
syn. Asparagus sprengeri
Asplenium scolopendrium (France) AGM
 
Aster patens (Spain)
Asteriscus sericeus (Italy)
 
Athamanta turbith (USA)
Aurinia saxatilis (France) AGM
Ballota hirsuta (Spain)
Ballota pseudodictamnus (Greece) AGM
Baptisia australis (USA) AGM
Begonia dregei (France) AGM
Begonia grandis (France) AGM
Beschorneria septentrionalis (France)
Château Pérouse
Beschorneria yuccoides (France) AGM
Blechnum spicant (France)
Blechnum spicant
Bulbine bulbosa (France)
Château Pérouse
Bulbine frutescens (Spain)
Bulbine frutescens ‘Hallmark‘ (Portugal)
Calceolaria arachnoidea (France) AGM
Château Pérouse
Calceolaria corymbosa (France)
Château Pérouse
Canna indica (Norway)
 
Canna iridiflora (USA)
Canna patens (Norway)
Capsicum baccatum ‘Bishop‘s Crown‘ (France)
Catananche caerulea (UK)
Catananche caerulea ‘Tizi n‘Test‘ (France)
Cenolophium denudatum (USA) AGM
Centaurea barrasii (France)
Château Pérouse
Centaurea ragusina (France)
Château Pérouse
Cerastium biebersteinii (France)
Château Pérouse
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides (France) AGM
 
Cheirolophus canariensis subsp. subexpinnata (Italy)
Cheirolophus crassifolius (Malta)
Chlorophytum bowkeri (France)
Château Pérouse
Chlorophytum colubrinum (France)
Château Pérouse
Chlorophytum saundersiae (France)
Château Pérouse
Cirsium subcoriaceum (France)
Can be grown as an annual
Château Pérouse
Clematis integrifolia (France)
Convolvulus oleifolius (France)
Château Pérouse
Coreopsis gigantea (Spain)
Coreopsis lanceolata (France)
Château Pérouse
Cotula lineariloba (France)
Crithmum maritimum (Greece)
Cynara cardunculus (South Africa) AGM
 
Cyperus ‘Chira‘ (Turkey)
Dianella tasmanica (France)
Château Pérouse
Dianthus anatolicus (Spain)
 
Dianthus broteroi (Spain)
Dianthus carthusianorum (France)
Dianthus giganteus (Italy)
 
Dianthus rupicola (Spain)
Dierama pulcherrimum (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Digitalis laevigata (Italy)
Digitalis lutea (Greece) AGM
 
Digitalis lutea subsp. australis (Italy)
Digitalis minor (Spain)
 
Digitalis obscura (France)
Dorycnium hirsutum (France)
Dracunculus vulgaris (France)
Château Pérouse
Drosophyllum lusitanicum (France)
Château Pérouse
Dryopteris filix-mas (France)
Dyckia frigida (France)
Château Pérouse
Echinops spinosissimus (France)
Echium candicans (France) AGM
Château Pérouse
Echium fastuosum (Spain)
Echium wildpretii (Greece) AGM
Erigeron karvinskianus (France)
Eriogonum grande var. rubescens (USA)
Eritrichium pectinatum (USA)
Eryngium yuccifolium (USA)
Euphorbia rigida (France) AGM
Fibigia clypeata (France)
Château Pérouse
Francoa appendiculata (USA)
Francoa sonchifolia (USA)
Gaillardia aristata (Turkey)
Gaillardia pinnatifida (France)
Château Pérouse
Gaura lindheimeri (France) AGM
Recommended Easy seeds/ Graines faciles
Globularia cordifolia (France)
Château Pérouse
Haloragis erecta (France)
Helianthemum nummularium
Château Pérouse
Helianthemum nummularium ssp. grandiflorum
Château Pérouse
Helichrysum orientale (France)
 
Hibiscus coccineus (France)
White form
Hibiscus coccineus (France)
 
Hypericum perforatum (Turkey)
Iberis sempervirens (France)
Iris orientalis (Greece) AGM
Juncus conglomeratus
Château Pérouse
Juncus oxymeris
Château Pérouse
Juncus procerus (France)
Château Pérouse
Kirengeshoma palmata (USA)
Kitaibelia vitifolia (USA)
Knautia macedonica (France)
Château Pérouse
Kniphofia rooperi (France) AGM
Photo: Kniphofia rooperi ‘Villa Noailles‘
 
Kniphofia sarmentosa (France)
Kniphofia uvaria (France)
Lasiospermum bipinnatum (France)
Château Pérouse
Lathyrus latifolius (France)
Lathyrus vernus ‘Alboroseus‘ (UK) AGM
Leonurus cardiaca (France)
Château Pérouse
Libertia chilensis (France) AGM
 
Limonium insigne (Spain)
Limonium perezii (USA)
Linaria ventricosa (France)
Château Pérouse
Liriope muscari (France) AGM
Lomelosia minoana (France)
Malvastrum lateritium (France)
Marrubium supinum (France)
Massonia pustulata (Greece) AGM
Green Form
Photo: Massonia pustulata
 
Matthiola fruticulosa (Greece)
Matthiola sinuata (Greece)
Medicago sativa
Château Pérouse
Melianthus major (Spain) AGM
Mirabilis jalapa (France)
Mirabilis longiflora (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Moraea huttonii (USA)
Nepeta cataria (France)

Château Pérouse

Nepeta tuberosa (France)
Château Pérouse
Oenothera acaulis (France)
Château Pérouse
Oenothera fruticosa (France)
Château Pérouse
Oenothera odorata (France) AGM
 
Oenothera tetragona (Portugal)
Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens‘ (France) AGM
 
Opuntia phaeacantha (USA)
Origanum dictamnus (France)
Oxypetalum coeruleum (France)
Recommended Easy seeds/ Graines faciles
Paeonia officinalis (France)
 
Paeonia x lagodechiana (Belgium)
Papaver atlanticum (France)
Papaver orientale (France)
Papaver rupifragum
Château Pérouse
Patersonia umbrosa ‘Blue‘
Château Pérouse
Pavonia missionum (France)
Pelargonium acetosum (France)
Pelargonium alchemilloides (France)
Château Pérouse
Pelargonium althaeoides (France)
Château Pérouse
Pelargonium elongatum (France)
Château Pérouse
Pelargonium littorale (France) AGM
Château Pérouse
Pelargonium patulum (France)
Château Pérouse
Pelargonium ranunculophyllum (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Penstemon ‘Red Rocks‘ (USA)
Penstemon digitalis ‘Mystica‘ (France)
Photo: Penstemon digitalis
 
Penstemon eatonii (Greece)
 
Penstemon hirsutus (France)
Pericallis hybrida (Spain)
Can be grown as an annual
Phalocallis coelestis (France)
Château Pérouse
Phlomis bovei ‘Maroccana‘ (France)
Phlomis lychnitis (Spain)
Phlomis russeliana (France)
Phlomis samia (France)
 
Physalis ixocarpa (Turkey)
Can be grown as an annual
Physostegia virginiana (France)
Phytolacca bogotensis (France)
Château Pérouse
Plantago webbii (France)
Château Pérouse
Platycodon grandiflorus (France) AGM
Polemonium pauciflorum (Belgium)
 
Potentilla crantzii (USA)
Potentilla pedata (France)
Château Pérouse
Psephellus bellus (France) AGM
syn. Centaurea bella
Puya mirabilis (France)
Château Pérouse
Rehmannia elata (France) AGM
Ricinus communis (France)
Cultivée comme une annuelle
Ricinus communis ‘Carmencita‘ (France) AGM
Roldana petasitis (Cyprus)
Ruellia makoyana (USA) AGM
Ruellia nudiflora (France)
Ruellia squarrosa (France)
Rumex lunaria (France)
Château Pérouse
Salvia aethiopis (Greece)
Salvia amplexicaulis (France)
Château Pérouse
Salvia apiana (France)
 
Salvia bulleyana (USA)
Salvia canariensis (Australia)
Salvia candelabrum (Spain)
Recommended Easy seeds/ Graines faciles
 
Salvia eigii (Cyprus)
Salvia farinacea ‘Blue Bedder‘ (Greece)
Salvia forsskaolei (Belgium)
Salvia glutinosa (Greece)
Salvia hierosolymitana (USA)
Salvia indica (Israel)
Salvia interrupta (France)
Salvia judaica (Belgium)
 
Salvia lyrata (Italy)
Salvia lyrata ‘Purple Knockout‘ (Italy)
Salvia merjamie (France)
Château Pérouse
Salvia namaensis (Italy)
Salvia nemorosa (Portugal)
Photo: Salvia nemorosa ‘Mainacht‘
 
Salvia nubicola (USA)
Salvia officinalis subsp. lavandulifolia (Spain)
Salvia palaestina (Israel)
Salvia patens (France) AGM
 
Salvia pinnata (Italy)
Salvia pratensis subsp. haematodes (Greece) AGM
Photo: Salvia pratensis
Salvia roemeriana ‘Hot Trumpets‘ (Portugal)
Photo: Salvia roemeriana
 
Salvia splendens ‘Jimi‘s Good Red‘ (Greece)
Can be grown as an annual
 
Salvia splendens ‘Yvonne‘s Giant‘ (France)
Can be grown as an annual
Salvia stenophylla (France)
Château Pérouse
Salvia taraxacifolia (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Salvia tingitana (Australia)
Salvia valentina (France)
Château Pérouse
Salvia verbenaca (France)
Salvia verticillata (France)
Château Pérouse
Salvia virgata (France)
Château Pérouse
Salvia viscosa (France)
Château Pérouse
Scabiosa incisa (France)
Château Pérouse
Scabiosa japonica (Belgium)
Scutellaria baicalensis
Château Pérouse
Securigera varia (France) AGM
Château Pérouse
Senecio ilicifolius (France)
Château Pérouse
Senecio linifolius (France)
Sideritis cypria (Spain)
Silene bellidioides (France)
Château Pérouse
Silene coronaria (France)
Château Pérouse
Silene coronaria ‘Alba‘ (France)
Silene pusilla
Silene samojedorum (USA)
Sisyrinchium angustifolium (France)
Sisyrinchium californicum (France)
Château Pérouse
Sisyrinchium striatum (France)
Sixalix farinosa (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Sonchus acaulis (Italy)
Stachys cretica (France)
Château Pérouse
Stachys germanica (Portugal)
Stachys officinalis (France)
Château Pérouse
Staehelina dubia (France)
Château Pérouse
Strelitzia nicolai (Spain)
Talinum paniculatum (France)
Tanacetum cinerariifolium (France)
Tanacetum haradjanii (Spain)
 
Tellima grandiflora (Italy)
Teucrium flavum (France)
Château Pérouse
Teucrium hircanicum (France)
Teucrium kotschyanum (Cyprus)
Teucrium massiliense (France)
Château Pérouse
Trachelium caeruleum (France)
Trifolium rubens (Turkey)
Tulbaghia violacea (France) AGM
Urtica dioica
Château Pérouse
Verbascum phoeniceum (Belgium)
Verbena bonariensis (France)
Recommended Easy seeds/ Graines faciles
Verbena rigida (France) AGM
Vincetoxicum nigrum (France)
Château Pérouse
Viscaria vulgaris (France)
Château Pérouse
Vittadinia muelleri (France)
Château Pérouse
Abutilon sonneratianum (France)
Château Pérouse
Acacia acinacea (France)
Château Pérouse
Acacia adunca (France)
Acacia alata var. tetrantha
Château Pérouse
Acacia amblyophylla
Château Pérouse
Acacia aphanoclada
Château Pérouse
 
Acacia argyrophylla
Château Pérouse
Acacia aspera (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Acacia assimilis ssp. assimilis
Château Pérouse
Acacia auricoma
Château Pérouse
Acacia boormanii (France)
Acacia chisholmii
Château Pérouse
Acacia colei var. ileocarpa
Château Pérouse
Acacia confluens
Château Pérouse
Acacia conspersa
Château Pérouse
Acacia covenyi (France)
 
Acacia cultriformis (France)
Acacia daphnifolia
Château Pérouse
Acacia dealbata (Spain) AGM
Acacia difficilis
Château Pérouse
Acacia dimidiata
Château Pérouse
Acacia doratoxylon
Château Pérouse
Acacia drepanocarpa ssp. latifolia
Château Pérouse
Acacia elachantha
Château Pérouse
Acacia elongata
Château Pérouse
Acacia farnesiana (France)
Acacia fauntleroyi
Château Pérouse
Acacia fimbriata (France)
Acacia fulva AGM
Château Pérouse
Acacia gillii
Château Pérouse
Acacia glaucocaesia AGM
Château Pérouse
Acacia hammondii
Château Pérouse
Acacia hemiteles
Château Pérouse
 
Acacia heterochroa ssp. heterochroa
Château Pérouse
Acacia imbricata (France)
Acacia iteaphylla (France)
Acacia latipes
Château Pérouse
Acacia lineolata
Château Pérouse
Acacia longifolia ssp. sophorae (France)
Château Pérouse
Acacia longiphyllodinea
Château Pérouse
Acacia lysiphloia
Château Pérouse
Acacia macraneura
Acacia macraneura
Acacia melleodora
Château Pérouse
Acacia mucronata ssp. mucronata (France)
Château Pérouse
Acacia muelleriana AGM
Château Pérouse
Acacia myrtifolia
Château Pérouse
Acacia neurocarpa
Château Pérouse
Acacia neurophylla ssp. erugata AGM
Château Pérouse
Acacia neurophylla ssp. neurophylla
Château Pérouse
Acacia olgana
Château Pérouse
Acacia oxyclada
Château Pérouse
Acacia paradoxa
Château Pérouse
Acacia pellita
Château Pérouse
Acacia penninervis
Château Pérouse
Acacia platycarpa
Château Pérouse
Acacia polybotrya
Château Pérouse
Acacia pubicosta
Château Pérouse
Acacia pubifolia
Château Pérouse
Acacia pulchella var. goadbyi
Château Pérouse
Acacia repanda
Château Pérouse
 
Acacia semilunata (France)
Acacia sessilispica
Château Pérouse
Acacia sibirica
Château Pérouse
Acacia simsii
Château Pérouse
Acacia spectabilis (USA)
Acacia stenophylla (France)
Château Pérouse
Acacia strongylophylla
Château Pérouse
Acacia telmica
Château Pérouse
Acacia terminalis
Château Pérouse
Acacia tetraptera
Château Pérouse
Acacia thomsonii
Château Pérouse
Acacia trachyphloia AGM
Château Pérouse
Acacia translucens
Château Pérouse
Acacia trigonophylla
Château Pérouse
Acacia tumida var. kulparn
Château Pérouse
Acacia uncinata (France)
Acacia verticillata (France)
Acacia vestita (France)
Photo: Acacia vestita ‘Ker Gawi‘
 
Acacia vestita ‘Ste Hélène‘ (France)
Acacia wickhamii ssp. cassitera
Château Pérouse
Acacia xiphophylla
Château Pérouse
Acacia yorkrakinensis ssp. acrita
Château Pérouse
Alyogyne huegelii (Greece)
Anisodontea hypomandarum (France)
Château Pérouse
Anisodontea malvastroides (France)
Anthyllis barba-jovis (France)
Château Pérouse
Aotus gracillima
Château Pérouse
Aotus lanigera
Château Pérouse
Asteromyrtus lysicephala
Château Pérouse
Asteromyrtus magnifica
Château Pérouse
 
Asteromyrtus symphyocarpa
Château Pérouse
Astroloma serratifolium
Château Pérouse
Azara dentata (Belgium)
Baeckea linifolia
Château Pérouse
Banksia integrifolia ssp. compar
Château Pérouse
 
Bartlettina sordida (Greece)
Bauhinia variegata (Spain)
Berberis grandiflora
Château Pérouse
Betula pumila (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Bocconia frutescens (Spain)
 
Bocconia latisepala (USA)
Bossiaea cinerea
Château Pérouse
Brachyglottis rotundifolia (New Zealand)
Brachysema latifolium
Château Pérouse
Brunia paleacea
Château Pérouse
Caesalpinia gilliesii (Greece) AGM
 
Calicotome villosa (France)
Callicarpa acuminata (France)
Callicarpa bodinieri (Spain)
Callistemon citrinus (Portugal)
Callistemon lanceolatus (France)
Château Pérouse
Callistemon macropunctatus
Callistemon phoeniceus (France)
Château Pérouse
Callistemon viminalis (Portugal)
Calotropis procera (Jordan)
Calytrix brevifolia
Château Pérouse
Calytrix tetragona
Château Pérouse
Carissa bispinosa (Spain)
Cassia artemisioides (France)
Château Pérouse
Cassia chatelainiana
Château Pérouse
Cassia pleurocarpa var. angustifolia
Château Pérouse
Cassia pleurocarpa var. pleurocarpa
Château Pérouse
Cassia sturtii
Château Pérouse
Ceratostigma willmottianum (France) AGM
Chamaecrista viscosa
Château Pérouse
Chamaerops humilis (Spain) AGM
Cheirolophus arbutifolius (France)
Château Pérouse
Chimonanthus praecox (France)
Chrysocoma ciliata (France)
Château Pérouse
Cistus albidus (France)
Cistus creticus (Greece)
Cistus crispus (Portugal)
Cistus horrens (France)
Château Pérouse
Cistus ladanifer (Portugal)
Cistus osbeckiifolius (France)
Château Pérouse
Cistus salviifolius (Portugal)
Cistus symphytifolius (France)
Château Pérouse
Cneorum tricoccon (Greece)
Colquhounia coccinea (France)
Château Pérouse
Coriaria myrtifolia (France)
Coronilla valentina subsp. glauca (Portugal)
Corynabutilon x suntense (Belgium)
syn. Abutilon x suntense
 
Cyphomandra betacea (USA)
Dais cotinifolia (USA)
Daviesia latifolia

Château Pérouse

Desmodium elegans (France)
Château Pérouse
Dodonaea viscosa (Turkey)
Dodonaea viscosa ‘Purpurea‘
Photo: Dodonaea viscosa
Dorycnium hirsutum (France)
Château Pérouse
Duranta erecta (France)
Echinopsis oxygona (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Encelia farinosa (France)
Erica cinerea
Château Pérouse
Eriocephalus africanus (South Africa)
Euphorbia balsamifera (France)
Château Pérouse
Euphorbia bivonae (Spain)
Euryops pectinatus (France) AGM
 
Felicia fruticosa (Italy)
Freylinia lanceolata (France)
Fuchsia boliviana (USA)
Grevillea lanigera (France)
 
Halimium voldii (Greece)
Heimia salicifolia (France)
Château Pérouse
Hibbertia ovata
Château Pérouse
Hibbertia vaginata
Château Pérouse
Hibiscus mutabilis (France) AGM
Kunzea ambigua
Château Pérouse
Kunzea clavata
Château Pérouse
Kunzea micrantha
Château Pérouse
Launaea arborescens (France)
Château Pérouse
Lavandula dentata (France)
Lavandula pedunculata (France)
Château Pérouse
Lavandula stoechas (Turkey)
Leptospermum brevipes
Château Pérouse
Leptospermum continentale
Château Pérouse
Leptospermum grandifolium
Château Pérouse
Leptospermum juniperinum
Château Pérouse
Leptospermum polygalifolium
Château Pérouse
Photo: Leptospermum polygalifolium ‘Cardwell‘
Leptospermum squarrosum
Château Pérouse
Leucaena leucocephala (Jordan)
Lomelosia cretica (Spain)
Mackaya bella (France)
Mahonia japonica (Spain) AGM
Malva assurgentiflora (USA)
Manihot grahamii (France)
 
Marcetella maderensis (France)
Melaleuca diosmifolia (Italy)
Melaleuca elliptica (Spain)
Melaleuca pulcherrima
Château Pérouse
Myoporum caprarioides
Château Pérouse
Myoporum laetum
Château Pérouse
Myoporum parvifolium (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Myrica californica (USA)
Nandina domestica (Greece) AGM
Oxylobium robustum
Château Pérouse
 
Paeonia ostii (Australia)
Paliurus spina-christi (Australia)
Pavonia hastata (France)
 
Pavonia praemorsa (USA)
Periploca laevigata subsp. angustifolia (Malta)
Phlomis fruticosa (France)
Phlomis italica (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Phlomis leucophracta (Spain)
Phlomis lycia (France)
Château Pérouse
Phlomis platystegia (France)
Château Pérouse
Phlomis purpurea (France)
Physocarpus opulifolius
Château Pérouse
Pigea floribunda
Château Pérouse
Pimelea argentea
Château Pérouse
Pimelea brevistyla
Château Pérouse
Pimelea calcicola
Château Pérouse
Pimelea rosea
Château Pérouse
Photo: Pimelea sp.
Pittosporum tobira (France) AGM
Prostanthera lasianthos (France) AGM
Château Pérouse
Ptilostemon chamaepeuce (France)
Pultenaea skinneri
Château Pérouse
 
Purshia stansburiana (USA)
Retama monosperma (Spain)
Retama sphaerocarpa (Spain)
Rhaphiolepis indica (Spain)
Rhaphiolepis umbellata (Spain)
Rhodotypos scandens (France)
Rhus integrifolia (USA)
Ricinocarpos bowmanii AGM
Château Pérouse
Ruta odorata (USA)
Sabal minor (Turkey)
Salvia africana-caerulea (Greece)
Salvia desoleana (Greece)
Salvia disermas (Australia)
Salvia microphylla ‘La Foux‘ (USA)
Salvia munzii (France)
Salvia scabra (Greece)
Santolina impressa (Spain)
Santolina x lindavica (France)
Scabiosa cretica (France)
Scabiosa hymettia (France)
Senna candolleana
Château Pérouse
Senna multiglandulosa
Château Pérouse
Senna occidentalis (Turkey)
Senna polyphylla
Château Pérouse
Senna reticulata
Château Pérouse
Sesbania punicea (France)
Solanum sodomaeodes (France)
Château Pérouse
Solanum tomentosum (France)
Château Pérouse
Sophora davidii (France)
Spartium junceum AGM
Hot water treatment / traitement eau chaude
Staehelina dubia (Portugal)
Tagetes lemmonii (France)
Tecoma fulva subsp. garrocha (France)
Tecoma stans (Spain)
Teucrium asiaticum (Spain)
Teucrium flavum (Spain)
Thymus mastichina (Spain)
Verticordia chrysanthella AGM
Château Pérouse
Viburnum lantana (Romania)
Vitex agnus-castus (Spain)
Westringia eremicola (France)
Château Pérouse
Aeonium simsii (France)
Château Pérouse
 
Aichryson laxum (USA)
Aichryson pachycaulon (France)

Château Pérouse

Aloinopsis luckhoffii (France)
Château Pérouse
Echinopsis oxygona (France)
Château Pérouse
Euphorbia clava (France)
Château Pérouse
Gasteria baylissiana (France) AGM
 
Gasteria obliqua (USA) AGM
Hesperaloe parviflora (Spain)
Kleinia neriifolia (France)
Château Pérouse
Nolina beldingii (France)
Puya mirabilis (France)
Senecio sempervivus (France)
Abies lasiocarpa
Château Pérouse
Acacia adunca (France)
Château Pérouse
Acacia brassii
Château Pérouse
Acacia cambagei
Château Pérouse
Acacia coriacea ssp. pendens
Château Pérouse
Acacia disparrima ssp. calidestris AGM
Château Pérouse
Acacia distans
Château Pérouse
Acacia elata
Château Pérouse
Acacia harpophylla
Château Pérouse
Acacia hylonoma
Château Pérouse
Acacia irrorata ssp. velutinella
Château Pérouse
Acacia lamprocarpa

Château Pérouse

Acacia lanigera (France)
Château Pérouse
Acacia leptocarpa
Château Pérouse
Acacia leucoclada ssp. argentifolia
Château Pérouse
Acacia midgleyi
Château Pérouse
Acacia nanodealbata
Château Pérouse
Acacia nilotica
Château Pérouse
Acacia podalyriifolia (France)
Acacia provincialis
Château Pérouse
Acacia saligna (Spain)
Acacia shirleyi
Château Pérouse
Acacia subtessarogona
Château Pérouse
Albizia julibrissin ‘Roxanne‘ (France)
Château Pérouse
Allocasuarina decussata
Château Pérouse
Allocasuarina tessellata
Château Pérouse
Alnus rhombifolia
Château Pérouse
Aristotelia serrata
Château Pérouse
Brahea armata (USA) AGM
 
Cassine papillosa (Spain)
Cedrus brevifolia
Château Pérouse
Cedrus libani (Spain) AGM
Château Pérouse
Château Pérouse
Cladrastis kentukea (Romania)
Corymbia cadophora
Château Pérouse
Corymbia chippendalei
Château Pérouse
Corymbia eremaea
Château Pérouse
Corymbia hylandii
Château Pérouse
Corymbia intermedia
Château Pérouse
Corymbia maculata
Château Pérouse
Corymbia peltata
Château Pérouse
Corymbia tessellaris
Château Pérouse
Corymbia torelliana
Château Pérouse
Corymbia xanthope
Château Pérouse
 
Crataegus mexicana (USA)
Crataegus nigra (Romania)
Cupressus cashmeriana
Château Pérouse
Cupressus lusitanica var. benthamii
Château Pérouse
Erythrina crista-galli (France) AGM
Eucalyptus acmenoides
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus amplifolia
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus ancophila
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus astringens
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus biturbinata
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus bosistoana
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus brassiana
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus brevifolia
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus camaldulensis ssp. acuta
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus chlorophylla
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus cladocalyx
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus clivicola
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus cloeziana
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus coolabah
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus cornuta
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus corrugata
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus dalrympleana AGM
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus deanei
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus delegatensis AGM
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus delegatensis ssp. tasmaniensis
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus densa
Eucalyptus densa
Eucalyptus discreta
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus fasciculosa
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus flindersii
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus froggattii
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus gillenii
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus globulus ssp. maidenii
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus globulus ssp. pseudoglobulus
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus gongylocarpa
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus hallii
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus incrassata
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus kochii ssp. borealis
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus kumarlensis
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus lansdowneana
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus leucoxylon (France)
Eucalyptus leucoxylon subsp. megalocarpa (France)
Eucalyptus longifolia
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus lucens
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus macarthurii
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus macrorhyncha AGM
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus mannensis
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus mannifera
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus mannifera ssp. praecox
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus mediocris
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus megacornuta
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus melliodora
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus muelleriana
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus nobilis
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus normantonensis
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus nudicaulis
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus occidentalis
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus oligantha AGM
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus oxymitra
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus paniculata
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus patens
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus pauciflora ssp. pauciflora
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus perriniana
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus phaenophylla
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus phoenicea
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus pluricaulis
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus pruinosa
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus pyrocarpa
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus quadrans
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus rudis
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus sessilis
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus sicilifolia
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus smithii
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus spathulata
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus staigeriana
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus steedmanii
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus tardecidens
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus tenuipes
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus terebra
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus tetrodonta
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus thozetiana
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus torquata (Spain)
Eucalyptus tricarpa
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus trivalva
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus urophylla
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus victrix AGM
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus volcanica
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus williamsiana
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus yilgarnensis AGM
Château Pérouse
Eucalyptus youmanii
Château Pérouse
Flindersia collina
Château Pérouse
Gymnosporia buxifolia (France)
Château Pérouse
Hymenosporum flavum (France)
Lophostemon suaveolens
Château Pérouse
Melaleuca ericifolia (Spain)
Melaleuca lanceolata (Australia)
Mespilus germanica
Château Pérouse
Paulownia tomentosa (Portugal) AGM
Photo: Paulownia sp.
Platycladus orientalis
Château Pérouse
 
Podocarpus macrophyllus (Spain)
 
Podocarpus neriifolius (Spain)
 
Radermachera sinica (USA) AGM
Robinia pseudoacacia (France)
Sabal palmetto (Turkey)
Schefflera actinophylla
Château Pérouse
Schinus molle (France)
Château Pérouse
Styrax hemsleyanus (USA) AGM
Taxodium distichum (France)
Vachellia abyssinica
Château Pérouse
Vachellia farnesiana (France)

Château Pérouse

Vachellia xanthophloea
The fever tree
Château Pérouse
 
Vitex lucens
Château Pérouse
Zanthoxylum armatum (France)
Timut pepper

Posted by: Ian Davis on 8th January 2021 at 10:31 pm

John Fielding’s Geophyte List

Plant lists / Listes de plantes

John Fielding’s Geophyte List
La liste de géophytes de John Fielding

John Fielding, co-author of Flowers of Crete and a member of the RHS Photographic Advisory Committee, suggests these plants as suitable for the climate in Mediterranean France.

John Fielding, co-auteur de « Flowers of Crete » et membre du Conseil consultatif pour la photographie de la RHS, nous propose ces plantes comme adaptées à notre climat méditerranéen français.

Seeds for many of these plants are available from the MGF Seed Collection / Beaucoup de graines de ces plantes sont disponibles dans la Collection de graines de MGF
Click on the thumbnail images to enlarge them / Cliquez sur les vignettes pour les agrandir
Acis autumnalis
syn. Leucojum autumnalis
Plant in full sun in well-drained soil.
Charybdis maritima
syn. Drimia maritima
Keep the top of the bulb exposed or just below the surface.
Cobaea pringlei
A vigorous climber with large white flowers.
Pollinated by bats.
Colchicum bivonae
Plant in fertile soil, can be divided when dormant.
Very poisonous.
Colchicum macrophyllum
Colchicum macrophyllum ‘Cretan White‘
Large flowers and leaves.
Colchicum pusillum
Tiny. Easy to grow.
Colchicum speciosum ‘Album‘
Best planted deeply.
Colchicum troodii
Native to Cyprus.
Crocus boryi
Crocus cartwrightianus
Crocus goulymii
Crocus niveus
Crocus sativus
The saffron crocus.
Cyclamen cilicium
Plant in shade or woodland.
Cyclamen confusum
Vigorous, scented.
Cyclamen cyprium ‘Galaxy Series‘
This strain has heavily spotted leaves.
Cyclamen graecum subsp. graecum
One of the few cyclamen species that likes full sun.
Cyclamen hederifolium subsp. crassifolium
Vigorous and very scented.
Galanthus reginae-olgae
Plant in cool woodland conditions.
Iris unguicularis subsp. cretensis
Scented.
Iris unguicularis subsp. Unguicularis ‘Walter Butt‘
Plant in an open situation.
Divide and transplant in autumn.
Lycoris aurea
From the Far East but related to the African genus, Nerine.
Plant against a warm wall.
Nerine bowdenii ‘Alba‘
From South Africa, N. bowdenii is the hardiest nerine species.
Nerine bowdenii ‘E.B. Anderson‘
Very hardy
Nerine bowdenii ‘Linda Vista‘
Nerine undulata
Sternbergia lutea
Flowers in the same colony vary in shape.
Sternbergia sicula var. sicula
Zephyranthes candida
Allium basalticum
Often sold as Allium ‘Silver Spring’.
Allium sp.
Can be invasive, especially clones that produce bulbils in the flower heads.
Allium sphaerocephalon
Native to southern France and good for naturalising.
Anemone coronaria
Wild forms naturalise well.
Cultivated strains, such as the De Caen series, have larger flowers, perfect for cutting.
Anemone hortensis subsp. pavonina
Similar in appearance to A.coronaria.
Wide range of colours.
Arum creticum
The form from Crete has yellow spathes.
Forms from SW Turkey are ivory white in colour.
Arum italicum
Distinctive foliage, good for winter arrangements.
Grows well in shady situations.
Asphodeline lutea
An easy perennial with tuberous roots.
Calochortus luteus ‘Golden Orb‘
Carlina gummifera
A none-bulbous Mediterranean geophyte with a swollen tap root.
Cyclamen repandum
A spring-flowering cyclamen which grows well in woodland.
Danae racemosa
Needs to be in shade.
Foliage good for winter arrangements.
Fritillaria persica
Hardy, easy to grow and with many colour variants.
Geranium charlesii var. punctatum
A tuberous species, dormant during the summer.
Good for naturalising.
Gladiolus communis subsp. byzantinus
Good for naturalising in a meadow.
Iris purpureobracteata
A bearded species iris from Turkey
Plant with the rhizome exposed.
Iris tuberosa
Good for naturalising in a meadow or under olive trees.
Soon to be available from Avon Bulbs.
Leontis leontopetalum
Plant deeply in a hot, dry exposed site.
Cold tolerant as native to high altitudes.
Leucojum aestivum
Plant in cool shady conditions.
Early flowering. Good for naturalising.
Lilium candidum
Plant with the bulb at soil level.
Feed to encourage flowering.
Moraea reticulata
A South African species needing some winter protection.
Water occasionally.
Muscari armeniacum
Suitable for naturalising in a meadow.
Muscari macrocarpum
This species is not likely to be invasive.
Strongly scented.
Muscari moschatus
Muscari sp. CWW 00170
Orchis mascula
Early purple orchid, widespread in Europe.
Orchis simia
The monkey orchid.
Ornithogalum arabicum
Pure white flowers and a black ovary.
Needs winter protection.
Ornithogalum nutans
Distinctive drooping flowers.
Ornithogalum ponticum ‘Sochi‘
Long flowering period.
Paeonia broteroi
Plant in deciduous woodland or in half shade.
Paeonia clusii
Pelargonium endlicherianum var. album
Plant in full sun.
The swollen rhizome-like stem should be at soil level.
Ranunculus asiaticus
The wild species is not very cold tolerant.
Ranunculus hybrids
New hybrids are hardy and tolerant of summer drought.
Rhodophiala bifida
Plant in free-draining soil.
Hardy to -10ºC.
Salvia patens
A tuberous species with intense blue flowers.
Plant in free-draining soil.
Scilla litardieri
Hardy and easy to grow.
Native to the former Yugoslavian countries.
Scilla peruviana
Plant at or near soil level in deciduous shade.
Native to Iberia and NW Africa.
Scilla peruviana ‘Algerian Cream‘
White flowers with a brownish blush and a touch of mauve.
Thalictrum tuberosum ‘Rosy Hardy‘
Plant in woodland.
The species is native to the French Pyrenees
Triteleia laxa ‘Lilac Charm‘
Plant deeply in free draining soil in full sun.
Good for cutting.
Triteleia laxa ‘Rudy‘
Tulipa ‘National Velvet‘
A recent cultivar with very dark red flowers.
Plant deeply to support the stem.
Tulipa agenensis
A short stemmed tulip native to the eastern Mediterranean.
Can reproduce by means of stolons, so naturalises easily.
Tulipa aucheriana
Tulipa clusiana ‘Peppermint Stick‘
Tulipa saxatilis
Tulipa sylvestris
Good for naturalising.
Tulipa vvedenskyi
A species from central Asia.

Posted by: Ian Davis on 30th December 2020 at 4:26 pm

Jocelyn’s new garden in the Gard

Plant lists / Listes de plantes

Jocelyn’s new garden in the Gard

This plant list was created by MGF member and garden designer, Hilary Ivey, for the garden in Jocelyn’s new home in Saint-Siffret. Jocelyn was the branch head of MGS Languedoc for its first five years and a founder member of MGF.

Cette liste de plantes a été créée par Hilary Ivey, paysagiste et membre du MGF, pour le jardin de la nouvelle maison de Jocelyn à Saint-Siffret. Jocelyn a été le chef de MGS Languedoc pendant ses cinq premières années et un membre fondateur de MGF.

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Anthemis punctata subsp. cupaniana
Artemisia lanata
Ballota acetabulosa
Centaurea bella
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides
Gaura lindheimeri ‘Siskiyou Pink’
Geranium sanguineum
Geranium sanguineum ‘Album’
Geranium x cantabrigiense ‘Biokovo’
Helichrysum ‘Miel et Curry’
Helleborus x hybridus
Iris germanica
Iris pallida ‘Argentea Variegata’
Sisyrinchium bellum
Tanacetum densum
Thymus serpyllum
Photo: Thymus serpyllum var. albus
Verbena rigida
syn. Verbena venosa
Cistus x verguinii ‘Paul Pècherat’
Choisya ‘Aztec Pearl’
Choisya ternata
Cistus parviflorus
Cistus x argenteus ‘Peggy Sammons’
Lavandula dentata ‘Monet’
Lavandula x intermedia ‘Alba’
Lavandula x intermedia ‘Grosso’
Myrtus communis ‘Alhambra’
Rosa ‘The Fairy’
Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Boule’
Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Corsican Blue’
Salvia ‘Royal Bumble’
Salvia blancoana
Salvia chamaedryoides ‘Argentea’
Salvia ‘Christine Yeo’
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Viburnum tinus
Vitex agnus-castus ‘Latifolia’
Posted by: Ian Davis on 18th December 2020 at 1:42 pm

Salvias for Mediterranean gardens

Plant lists / Listes de plantes

Salvias for Mediterranean gardens
Les sauges pour climat méditerranéen

A list of salvias recommended by Frédéric Prévot of the pépinière Les Senteurs du Quercy

Une liste des sauges recommandées par Frédéric Prévot de la pépinière Les Senteurs du Quercy

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Salvia amplexicaulis
Grows wild throughout France. Cut the stems to the ground after flowering. 
Fleurit partout en France, c’est une herbacée à rabattre après la floraison.
Salvia barrelieri ‘Mr Nay‘
Sky blue flowers.
Salvia caespitosa
A tiny mountain plant, needs a little water in summer.
Bon couvre sol, jolie, un peu d’eau l’été. 
Salvia darcyi
Orangey-red flowers, loses its leaves in winter.
Rouge/orange, caduque.
Salvia dorrii
A Californian native, hardy, however it will rot if its roots sit in damp soil.
Californien mais rustique, pas d’eau, fleurit bien.
Salvia forsskaolei
From Anatolia, interesting blue flowers. Grows under trees.
D’Anatolie, bleu, en sous-bois.
Salvia hierosolymitana
Native to Cyprus and the Middle East, dark red flowers.
De Chypre. Rouge foncé. 
Salvia multicaulis
The calyces remain decorative for a long period after flowering.
Après floraison les calices restent décoratifs.
Salvia pisidica
Forms a neat rounded shape, like a santolina.
Petit buisson, comme santoline. 
Salvia pratensis
Meadow sage, grows wild throughout France. Easy to grow.
Sauge des prés. Facile.
Salvia tomentosa
Large evergreen leaves, blue flowers. Easy to grow.
Fleurs bleues. Facile. 
Salvia x sylvestris
Many varieties and colours, all of which have a mass of flowers in May and June. 
Masse de fleurs mai-juin. Bleu/violet/rose selon la variété.  
Photo: Salvia x sylvestris ‘Blauhügel‘
Salvia ‘Bee‘s Bliss‘
Can cope with some winter wet. Good as ground cover. Hardy to -12°C.
Supporte humidité en hiver, couvre sol. Rustique jusqu’à -12°C.
Posted by: Ian Davis on 6th December 2020 at 4:50 pm

Roses

Plant lists / Listes de plantes

Roses

Seeds for many of these plants are available from the MGF Seed Collection / Beaucoup de graines de ces plantes sont disponibles dans la Collection de graines de MGF
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Rosa ‘Adelaide d‘Orleans‘
Pink buds open to creamy-white semi-double flowers.
1826. Almost evergreen.
Rosa ‘Aimee Vibert‘
Double white flowers with musky fragrance.
Noisette 1828. Can be used as a hedge.
Rosa ‘Alister Stella Gray‘
Creamy-yellow flowers. Very fragrant.
Noisette 1894. Repeat flowering. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Bantry Bay‘
Modern repeat flowering, double pink, fragrant.
Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Betty Sherriff‘
Small single white blooms. Scented. Showy fruits.
Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Blush Noisette‘
Spice-scented, lilac-pink double flowers.
Noisette 1814.
Rosa ‘Bobby James‘
Creamy-white semi-double flowers. Musk scented.
1961. Flowers followed by large quantities of orange-red hips.
Rosa ‘Cardinal de Richelieu‘
Double burgundy flowers with purple fruits.
Grows in shade and under pine trees. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘City of York‘
Semi-double white/cream fragrant flowers.
1945. Dark green glossy foliage. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Desprez a Fleur Jaune‘
Warm yellow/apricot flowers, richly scented.
Noisette 1830. Happy in poor dry soils. Repeat flowering.
Rosa ‘Etoile de Hollande‘
Vigorous, deep crimson, repeat flowering.
Very fragrant. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Félicité et Perpétue‘
Fragrant white pompon flowers.
1827. Vigorous. Happy in partial shade. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Kathleen Harrop‘
Pale pink double flowers. Fragrance of old rose.
1919. Repeat flowering.
Rosa ‘Lady Hillingdon‘
Apricot-yellow flowers with tea rose fragrance.
Repeat flowering. Coppery red young foliage.
Rosa ‘Mermaid‘
Large, single yellow flowers.
1918. Repeat flowering. Glossy foliage, almost evergreen.
Rosa ‘Mme Alfred Carrière‘
Creamy white flowers tinged with pink. Tea rose fragrance.
Noisette. 1879. Repeat flowering. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Mme Isaac Pereire‘
Crimson flowers, richly scented.
Bourbon. 1881. Repeat flowering.
Rosa ‘New Dawn‘
Blush pink flowers with fruity fragrance.
1930. Vigorous.Long flowering season. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Paul‘s Himalayan Musk‘
Blush pink double flowers in sprays. Musk scented.
1916. Vigorous.
 
Rosa ‘Paul‘s Scarlet‘
Rich red semi-double flowers.
1915. Repeat flowering.
Rosa ‘Pierre de Ronsard‘
Beautifully-formed pale pink flowers.
1985. Syn. R.’Eden’. Repeat flowering.
Rosa ‘Rambling Rector‘
Creamy-white flowers with clove fragrance.
c.1912. Vigorous.
Rosa ‘Soulieana‘
Single white flowers with fruity fragrance.
1895. Grey green leaves and abundant hips.
 
Rosa ‘The Pilgrim‘
Soft yellow, strong fragrance.
1991. Ideal for shade. Drought tolerant.
 
Rosa ‘Trier‘
Small creamy flowers tinged with pink or yellow. Musk scented.
1904. Repeat flowering.
Rosa banksiae ‘Alba Plena‘
Small, white flowers in dense clusters. Fragrant.
Rosa banksiae ‘Lutea‘
Double yellow flowers.
Vigorous, sprawling habit. Thornless. Drought tolerant.
Rosa banksiae ‘Purezza‘
Similar in appearance to ‘Alba Plena’
Modern hybrid. Repeat flowering.
Rosa banksiae var. normalis
Single white flowers. Strongly scented.
Vigorous.
Rosa brunonii ‘La Mortola‘
Large white single flowers in clusters. Fragrant.
Vigorous climber. Drought tolerant.
Rosa laevigata
White flowers.
Cultivar R.’Cooperi’ has large flowers.
Rosa moschata
Creamy-white single flowers. Musk scented.
Late flowering. Drought tolerant.
Rosa sempervirens
White flowers, in clusters. Fragrant.
Rosa ‘Buff Beauty‘
Soft apricot flowers with tea fragrance.
1939. Repeat flowering. Drought tolerant.
 
Rosa ‘Charles Rennie Mackintosh‘
Soft lilac-pink blooms, large flowers.
Fragrant. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Cornelia‘
Pink/peach/cream rosette shaped flowers. Very fragrant.
1925. Repeat flowering. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Fantin Latour‘
Light pink double flowers with a delicate fragrance.
Before 1900. Named after the French artist.
Rosa ‘Fru Dagmar Hastrup‘
Light pink single flowers.
Rugosa. 1914. Repeat flowering. Large deep red hips.
Rosa ‘Gruss an Aachen‘
Repeat flowering, double polyantha, light-pink.
1929. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Guirlande d‘Amour‘
White, semi-double fragrant flowers in clusters.
1993. Long flowering period.
Rosa ‘Iceberg‘
Large clusters of pure white flowers.
1958. Long flowering period. Very reliable.
Rosa ‘Jens Munk‘
Deep pink semi-double flowers.
Rugosa. 1964. Repeat flowering. Abundant deep orange hips.
Rosa ‘Little White Pet‘
Superb large clusters of white pom-poms.
1879. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Maréchal Davoust‘
Large deep pink flowers.
1853
Rosa ‘Marie Pavié‘
Small blush white double flowers.
1888. Compact form.
Rosa ‘Martin Frobisher‘
Pale pink double flowers. Powerful old rose fragrance.
1961. Grey/green foliage.
Rosa ‘Molineux‘
Large yellow double flowers. Tea rose fragrance.
Modern. Long flowering period.
Rosa ‘Moonlight‘
Hybrid musk, white- cream.
1913. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Nuits de Young‘
Dark maroon-purple flowers, strongly scented.
Moss rose. 1845.
Rosa ‘Old Blush China‘
Double pink china rose, fragrant.
1752. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Penelope‘
Clusters of creamy-pink semi-double flowers, musk scented.
1924. Repeat flowering. Abundant coral pink hips. Drought tolerant.
Rosa ‘Président de Sèze‘
Lilac-pink double flowers which change colour as they age.
Gallica. 1828.
Rosa ‘Queen of Sweden‘
Soft pink double flowers.
1954. Can be used as a hedge.
Rosa ‘Roseraie de lHay‘
Large double purple-red flowers with strong fragrance.
Rugosa 1901. Glossy apple green foliage. Repeat flowering.
Rosa ‘Sally Holmes‘
Large, creamy white single flowers.
Modern. Repeat flowering. Attractive bright green foliage.
Rosa ‘Scepterd Isle‘
Soft pink double flowers with a strong myrrh fragrance.
Modern. Repeat flowering.
 
Rosa ‘Sophie‘s Rose‘
Light red double flowers. Tea scented.
Modern. Repeat flowering.
 
Rosa ‘Sourire d‘Orchidée‘
Clusters of pale pink semi-double fragrant flowers
Modern. Repeat flowering.
Rosa ‘The McCartney Rose‘
Deep pink, highly scented flowers.
Modern. Repeat flowering. Excellent for cutting.
Rosa ‘Tuscany Superb‘
Deep red single flowers.
Gallica. 1837.
Rosa ‘Zephirine Drouhin‘
Thornless, bourbon rose, large,deep pink flowers.
Fragrant. Drought tolerant.
Rosa chinensis ‘Sanguinea‘
Deep red single flowers.
Drought tolerant but needs some protection from extreme cold.
Rosa chinensis f. mutabilis
Apricot/pink/crimson flowers which change colour as they age.
Long flowering period. Drought tolerant.
Rosa damascena
Strongly scented pink flowers.
Can be used as a hedge.
Rosa indica major
Pale pink double flowers. Scented.
Vigorous. Can be used as a hedge. Abundant hips.
Rosa rugosa
Deep pink flowers with old rose fragrance.
Repeat flowering. Attractive foliage. Large round hips.
Rosa x odorata
Pale pink double flowers with strong fragrance.
1809. Happy in poor, dry soils.

Posted by: Ian Davis on 27th November 2020 at 6:55 pm