Moisture retentive soil
Well drained soil
Creamy white flower spikes with a green lip are held aloft on sturdy stems from late spring into early summer. These contrast beautifully with its attractive glossy green, deeply divided leaves.
Bearing spikes of striking deep blue/purple hooded flowers in autumn, this is a really good plant for shady borders. Its deeply cut, leathery green foliage gives further interest before the flowers..
Tall spikes of deep purple hooded flowers that contrast well with their dark green divided foliage appear from late summer into autumn.
The spring foliage on this plant is the most amazing orange as it emerges before soon turning dark green. Above it flower spikes of striking deep blue-purple appear in summer for weeks on end
Tall spires of intense violet-blue hood-like flowers stand tall above the glossy, deeply cut foliage.