Penstemon 'Schoenholzeri' HxS 90x60cm. Vivid scarlet flowers over a long period from June to September, often in to October in milder conditions. Simple, narrow leaves. Full sun in a well drained soil. May need some winter protection. Best not to cut back until spring.
Helleborus 'Harvington Hybrids' Double Red Lenten Rose. Large double red flowers in late winter/early spring. Evergreen, dark green foliage. Well drained fertile soil in shade or part shade. Will grow in sun provided the soil does not dry out and is rich in organic material such as well rotted manure.