Brick terrace

Brick Terrace

This is the brick area facing the Pool and the fountain. It is planted with flowers from the Medieval and Tudor period not used elsewhere in the garden. The ends of the border are planted with the Rosa ‘Great Maiden’s Blush’, an old fragrant cultivar.

Plant list

Botanical Name Common Names
Aquilegia vulgaris Columbine, Doves in the ark
Alcea rosea Hollyhock
Aquilegia vulgaris
‘Double White Spurless’
Columbine, Granny’s bonnet
Aquilegia vulgaris ‘Double Pink’ Columbine, Granny’s bonnet
Asphodeline lutea King’s spear
Bellis perennis prolifera Daisy (hen and chicken)
Calamintha officinalis Calamint, Mountain balm
Centaurium erythraea Centaury
Centranthus ruber Jupiter’s beard, Red Valerian
Centranthus ruber albus False valerian white
Convolvulus tricolor Life of man plant
Eryngium campestre Eryngo, Field sea holly
Geranium phaeum Mourning widow
Geranium pratense Meadow cranesbill
Geranium pratense alba White meadow cranesbill
Geranium sanguineum Bloody cranesbill
Lychnis chalcedonica Jerusalem cross
Lychnis chalcedonica alba White Jerusalem cross
Lychnis chalcedonica rosea Rose Jerusalem
Polemonium caeruleum Jacobs Ladder
Primula vulgaris ‘Jack in the Green’ Primrose jack in the green
Pulmonaria longifolia Blue Lungwort
Pulmonaria officinalis Lungwort, Cowslips of Jerusalem
Ranunculus aconitifolius White crowfoot
Ranunculus gramineus Grass buttercup
Rosa ‘Great Maidens Blush’ Rosa maiden, Cuisse de Nymphe
Tanacetum parthenium aurea Golden feverfew
Valeriana officinalis Valerian, Heal all
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