Passiflora caerulea Passiflora caerulea, the blue passionflower, bluecrown passionflower or common passion flower, is a species of flowering plant native to South America. Thanks to Alison Scott for this sample taken in her garden.
Helianthus Helianthus or sunflowers is a genus of plants comprising about 70 species in the family Asteraceae. Wendy Hedgewitch Dutton is responsible for this lovely photo from her garden.
Hellebores Commonly known as hellebores theEurasian genus Helleborus comprises approximately 20 species of herbaceous or evergreenperennialflowering plants. Thanks to Lindsey Thomason for this photo in her garden.
Thalictrum aquilegiifolium is a species of flowering plant in the Ranunculaceae (buttercup) family known by the common names Siberian columbine meadow-rue, columbine meadow-rue, French meadow-rue, and greater meadow-rue. Thanks to Joanne MacDonald Bailey for this photo from the garden.
Limnanthes douglasii is a species ofannual flowering plant in the familyLimnanthaceae (meadowfoam) commonly known as Douglas' meadowfoam or poached egg plant. Thanks to Sheila Gibbons for the photo taken at allotments in Stockport.
Allium hollandicum Allium hollandicum, common names Persian onion or Purple Sensation is a plant species native to Iran and Kyrgyzstan but widely cultivated as an ornamental because of its large umbels of attractive purple flowers. Thanks to Mark Matthews and his garden.
Iris Iris is a genus of about 260–300 species of flowering plants with showy flowers. This lovely example was photographed by Steve Mottershead in Cheadle.
Gaillardia aristata is a North American species of flowering plants in the sunflower family known by the common names, common blanketflower and common gaillardia. Thanks to Steve & Stella Glennon for the photo.