Just Retirement: A Garden For Every Retiree, The Planting List

The Just Retirement: A Garden For Every Retiree was created for the 2015 RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, where the Royal Horticultural Society awarded the garden a Silver-Gilt medal.

Just Retirement: A Garden For Every Retiree was designed by Tracy Foster 

The Garden was built by Conway Landscapes

It was sponsored by Just Retirement Ltd

A Garden For Every Retiree, designed by Tracy Foster and sponsored by Just Retirement.
A Garden For Every Retiree, designed by Tracy Foster and sponsored by Just Retirement.

If you admired the vibrant and colourful plants featured in the Just Retirement Garden, A Garden For Every Retiree, here’s the planting list for your perusal…..

Achillea ‘Credo’
Aeonium ‘Zwartkop’
Agapanthus variety
Alchemilla sericata ‘Gold Strike’
Astrantia major Gill Richardson Group
Calendula officinalis
Clematis variety
Cosmos bipinnatus ‘Sonata Series Mixed’
Dahlia ‘Nescio’ (Pom)
Dichondra argentea ‘Silver Falls’
Echinacea purpurea
Geranium Patricia = ‘Brempat’
Geranium psilostemon
Geranium Rozanne = ‘Gerwat’ (PBR)
Helianthus annuus
Hemerocallis ‘Gentle Shepherd’
Hosta variety
Hydrangea arborescens ‘Annabelle’
Jasminum officinale
Lavandula angustifolia
Lupinus ‘Noble Maiden’ (Band of Nobles Series)
Lychnis coronaria
Pelargonium
Pennisetum villosum
Penstemon ‘Red Riding Hood’ (PBR)
Petunia variety
Phlomis russeliana
Prunus serrula
Rosa ‘Darcy Bussell’ (‘Ausdecorum’) (PBR)
Salvia nemorosa ‘Sensation Rose’ (Sensation Series)
Salvia x sylvestris ‘Mainacht’
Scabiosa columbaria subsp. ochroleuca
Sempervivum
Sidalcea ‘Rose Queen’
Stachys byzantina
Verbascum chaixii ‘Album’
Verbascum (Cotswold Group) ‘Gainsborough’
Verbena rigida
Viola ‘Volante Purple’

Herbs that I spotted in this garden……
Bronze fennel
Chives
Mint
Oregano
Parsley
Rosemary
Sage
Thyme

Vegetables that I spotted in this garden……..
Carrots
Cabbages
Florence Fennel
French beans
Kale
Kohl rabi
Onions
Swiss Chard ‘Bright Lights’
Tomatoes

Other articles that may interest you………

To read my review of Tracy Foster’s book, The Just Retirement Book of Gardening, please click here.

To read about buying British-grown, seasonal cut flowers, please click here.

To see the planting list for The Morgan Stanley Healthy Cities Garden, designed by Chris Beardshaw for the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2015, please click here.

To read my interview with Chris Beardshaw and find out more about The Morgan Stanley Healthy Cities Garden, please click here

To see the Gold Medal winning Show Gardens from the 2015 RHS Chelsea Flower Show, please click here.

To see the 20 shortlisted plants, including the finalist and winner of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show Plant Of The Year 2015, please click here.

To see photographs from the 2015 RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, please click here.

To see some of the Gold Medal Winning nurseries at the 2015 RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, please click here.

To read about what happened to the Show Gardens from the 2015 RHS Chelsea Flower Show after the show finished, please click here.

To read an interview with James Basson and find out more about his Gold Medal winning Garden, ‘A Perfumer’s Garden in Grasse by L’Occitane’ that James designed for the 2015 RHS Chelsea Flower Show, please click here.

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