Plants from Orchard Garden

Collection by Rosalie Bennett

Rosalie Bennett
Knautia macedonica

Plant Profile for Knautia macedonica - Crimson Scabious Perennial

A seldom-encountered species, forming a bushy clump of grey-green foliage at the base. Upright stems bear loads of small crimson-red pincushion flowers throughout the summer and into autumn, one of the few red-flow...

Geranium 'Johnson's Blue'

Geranium 'Johnson's Blue'

Plant profile of Geranium 'Johnson's Blue' on

Potentilla Vulcan

Potentilla “Volcan” – Cinquefoil

This potentilla is planted in our BLN bed adjacent to Bench One, in fact you can glimpse said bench in the top right of the photo. I would love to say that this gorgeous plant was purchased by des…

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Anthriscus sylvestris 'Ravenswing',Cow Parsley 'Ravenswing', Cow Weed 'Ravenswing', Deil's Meal 'Ravenswing', Keck 'Ravenswing', Mock Chervil 'Ravenswing', Orchard Weed 'Ravenswing', Queen Anne's Lace 'Ravenswing',  Wild Caraway 'Ravenswing',  Wild Chervil 'Ravenswing', Wild Parsley 'Ravenswing', White Flowers, perennial plants, long-lasting flowers

Anthriscus sylvestris 'Ravenswing' (Cow Parsley)

Elegant and eye-catching, Anthriscus sylvestris 'Ravenswing' (Cow Parsley) is a particularly decorative biennial or short-lived perennial. It boasts a rich chocolate-purple, finely cut, ferny foliage topped by abundant, lacy umbels of frothy white flowers with pink bracts. Adding a lovely airiness to the landscape, the flowers gracefully mingle with other plants, adding unmatched elegance. Blooming from late spring to early summer, 'Ravenswing' is easy to grow and requires very little care…