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'Architectural Plants'

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Yucca filamentosa

Also known as Adam's needle and thread, this unusual architectural plant forms a low clump of evergreen sword-shaped leaves with curious, fine curly filaments along the the leaf edges. From late summer, a truly spectacular flower spike emerges, rocketing…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Salix caprea 'Kilmarnock'

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Tree

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Colocasia esculenta 'Black Magic'

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Tuber

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Gunnera manicata

Gunnera is the 'big daddy? of the gardening world, and best suited to a large space where it can grow to its full potential. The giant, umbrella-like foliage can reach over 1m across metres across, and will add a real 'wow? factor to the garden! Throughout summer, this…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Italian cypress 'Stricta'

Bring a touch of the Mediterranean to your garden with these Italian Cypress trees. Also known as the Mediterranean Cypress, this droughttolerant tree has a tall columnar habit and is ideal for planting either side of an entranceway or as an architectural  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Brown
  • Longevity: Tree

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despatch by end of march 2019

Fatsia japonica

Fatsia is an excellent, instant impact, architectural shrub for mixed borders or tropical gardens. The evergreen plants are glorious, with 45cm (18) wide, palmate foliage, which is glossy and weatherproof. Fatsia japonica is robust, hardy and fast-growing,…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Cream
  • Longevity: Shrub

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despatch by end of february 2019

Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'

Festuca glauca Elijah Blue is an easy-to-grow evergreen plant, perfect for patio pots, borders and rockeries. Its grassy leaves are an unusual shade of cobalt blue, and an architectural appearance makes this variety a good choice when designing a garden.…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Green
  • Longevity: Perennial

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despatch by end of january 2019

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Diable D'Or'

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Diablo D'Or' bears clumps of delicate white flowers, each with a trace of pink, during early summer, contrasting fabulously with the intense copper-red, architectural foliage. Glimmering red seed heads follow, lingering well into autumn.…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Umbrella Bamboo 'Asian Wonder'

Bamboo are easy to grow and quick to fill out, making them a top foliage choice for privacy screening and blocking road noise and traffic pollution. Non-spreading 'Asian Wonder' is even more of a treat, with ruby red stems and olive green foliage giving it an incredibly…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

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Yucca gloriosa 'Variegata'

Commonly known as Spanish Dagger, this architectural plant makes a bold statement. The stiff, pointed foliage is brightly variegated with luminescent golden edges.  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Cream
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Bamboo (Black)

The statuesque, graceful stems of Black Bamboo will create a superb architectural focal point in your garden. It's arching green canes age to a lustrous glossy black by their third year, while the abundant slender leaves remain evergreen.  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

Just£14.99

despatch by end of october 2019

Pennisetum viridescens

Enjoying a full sun position the elegant and attractive Pennisetum viridescens has evergreen leaves which arch gracefully back to allow tall stems of flower heads to push upwards. Beautiful feathery plumes are atop each stem, and each is flushed with a black which…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Purple
  • Longevity: Perennial

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despatch by end of august 2019

Arum Lily 'Crowborough' (Marginal Aquatic)

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Perennial

Just£14.99

despatch by end of april 2019

Acanthus spinosus

Acanthus spinosus (Spiny Bear's Breeches) is a wonderfully bushy border plant that's perfect for a sunny or semi-shady spot in any cottage garden. Not only does it thrive in any garden soils, but despite its exotic appearance, it is fully hardy so you don't have…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Purple
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Fern 'Fantastic Ursula's Red'

* New in 2015This hardy collection of four popular varieties will thrive in both borders and containers. From the dusky green- grey colour of 'Ghost', to the deep red stems of 'Ursula's Red' these ferns are a great way of adding architectural forms to a shady…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Dappled shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

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Yucca flaccida 'Ivory'

A compact, yet architectural shrub, which is invaluable for providing year round structure and colour. Yucca flaccida 'Ivory' is virtually stemless, forming a dense clump of sword-shaped leaves with a slightly drooping habit at the leaf tips. In summer, erect…  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Berkheya purpurea

Large, mauve to white flowers above very prickly, dark green foliage with attractive looking cobwebs draped over the leaves adding to its character. Makes an excellent architectural border plant. Height: 45-60cm (18-24in)  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Mauve
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Echinops ritro

Make a strong statement with this architectural plant, it will be a great contrast with the more traditional softer flowers in your garden designs. The stand-out features are the spiky globes of electric blue flowers that stand proudly on silvery green…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Blue
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Festuca glauca

A popular evergreen grass, Festuca glauca forms neat cushions of needle-like, silver-blue leaves. In midsummer these are topped by short, blue-green flower spikes which fade to a pale straw colour as they mature. Fantastic for adding colour and texture to contemporary…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Green
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Foxglove Collection

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Mixed
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Monstera deliciosa (House Plant)

Instantly recognisable for its lustrous, dark green, heart-shaped leaves with their characteristic splits. The holes appear as the leaves grow, creating a palm-like effect and giving it the common name of Swiss Cheese Plant. This climbing plant is best…  More Info

  • Sun shade: dappled shade
  • Grows in: Containers

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Cordyline 'Pink Passion'




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Sambucus nigra 'Golden Tower'

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Tree

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Hymenocallis x festalis 'Zwanenburg'

Robust and easy to grow, the pure white, spidery flowers exude a lovely sweet fragrance.  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Containers
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Bulb

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Eucomis 'Sparkling Burgundy'

An incredible specimen for patio pots and borders, with sparkling blooms just like pineapples!  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Bulb

Just£7.99

despatch by end of january 2019

Verbascum phlomoides 'Banana Custard'

Verbascum 'Banana Custard' is perfect for the back of the border where it strives to outshine other plants with it's height and presence. The foliage is grey-green and makes a fitting backdrop to the tall spikes of summer flowering vibrant yellow blooms which…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Perennial

Just£9.99

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Rhus typhina 'Tiger Eyes'

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Fern 'Fantastic Ghost'

* New in 2015This hardy collection of four popular varieties will thrive in both borders and containers. From the dusky green- grey colour of 'Ghost', to the deep red stems of 'Ursula's Red' these ferns are a great way of adding architectural forms to a shady…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Dappled shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

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Berberis thunbergii 'Golden Rocket'

An architectural addition to the garden, Berberis thunbergii 'Golden Rocket' is a small deciduous shrub with a distinctive upright, columnar habit. Combined with vibrant golden foliage this Barberry makes an eye-catching focal point in beds, borders and woodland…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Fern 'Fantastic Vidalii'

* New in 2015This hardy collection of four popular varieties will thrive in both borders and containers. From the dusky green- grey colour of 'Ghost', to the deep red stems of 'Ursula's Red' these ferns are a great way of adding architectural forms to a shady…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Dappled shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

Just£13.99

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Juniperus scopulorum 'Skyrocket'

A popular conifer for gardeners who want to create a formal garden. Its thin, tall upright habit, reminds many of Italian classical gardens such as Tivoli. They look wonderful planted symetrically, in wide borders amongst perennials.  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Tree

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despatch by end of february 2019

Snake Plant - Gift

Grown for its leathery, sword-like foliage, the leaves of the Snake Plant are mottled green with bright gold variegated edges. Easy to grow and virtually indestructible, this is the ideal house plant - especially for those whose fingers are less than…  More Info




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Bumper Plant Collection

Take advantage of this spectacular offer and transform your garden with this beautiful selection of plants. Fill a border or patio with this vibrant mix of hardy shrubs, summer flowering bulbs and cottage garden perennials, or dot them around to plug gaps for a…  More Info




Just£71.93

despatch by end of january 2019

Cleome 'Kelly Rose'

Cleome 'Kelly Rose' sports exotic-shaped, vibrant lilac blooms flower on a fabulous architectural plant from June to October. Blooms sit on sturdy upright stems and are beautifully enhanced against the lush green leaves.  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Purple
  • Longevity: Annual

Just£13.99

Geranium 'Happy Thoughts Red'

Give your garden a real Mediterranean feel with these striking scarlet red geranium plants! 'Happy Thoughts Red? is a fancy leaf geranium that?s a great architectural plant for use in containers as a feature on the patio, or dotted through garden…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Perennial

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despatch by end of march 2019

Hebe 'Emerald Green'

Hebe 'Emerald Green' is a perfect, zero maintenance, architectural plant for any garden. It grows into a small green globe of tiny, evergreen leaves, to which a light sprinkling of white flowers in summer adds a welcome contrast. This tough little shrub…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Shrub

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despatch by end of february 2019