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'Buds Of May'

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Fuchsia 'Buds of May' Collection

Fantastic selection of early-flowering fuchsias which will bloom 3-4 weeks before other varieties. But this doesn't mean that they'll fade earlier! These wonderful plants will still be flowering up until the first frosts and look spectacular in hanging baskets or…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of march 2019

Rhododendron 'Nancy Evans'

A first-rate variety that well deserves its RHS Award of Garden Merit. Exquisite pale yellow blooms open from amber-orange buds in early May. The evergreen foliage of Rhododendron 'Nancy Evans? emerges bronze and slowly matures to dark, glossy green.  More Info

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

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Viburnum x carlcephalum

One of the lesser known Viburnums but deserving of far greater popularity! Viburnum x carlcephalum produces it domed clusters of pink buds in May, which unfurl to deeply fragrant, white flowers. The dark green, heart-shaped foliage cloaks this well…  More Info




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Rhododendron 'Golden Sunset' (Azalea Group)

From May, a profusion of orange buds open to reveal primrose yellow flowers, flushed with a hint of orange. This pretty deciduous cultivar is from the well known Azalea group.  More Info

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

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Rhododendron 'Flava'

An elegant, understated cultivar that makes a charming specimen plant. In late May, Rhododendron 'Flava' produces masses of apricot buds that open to palest primrose flowers, each decorated with a splash of red at the centre.  More Info

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

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Lilac 'Prince Wolkonsky'

Rounded pink buds unfurl in May and June to produce dense heads of star shaped purple-pink flowers. The sweetly scented blooms of Lilac 'Prince Wolkonsky' make superb cut flowers, and are well loved by butterflies and bees. Syringa is a cottage garden…  More Info

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

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Viburnum 'Pragense'

Viburnum 'Pragense' is a quick growing, evergreen shrub covered with waxy, dark green leaves with grey, felted undersides. In May, large clusters of pink buds open to delicately scented, white blooms which make a pretty spring display. This hardy evergreen…  More Info

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

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Azalea 'Pink & White Bicolour' - Gift

Attractive pink buds open into fancy, frilled flowers in a combination of white and glowing pink, covering this evergreen azalea from Christmas well into the New Year.  More Info


  • Flower Colour: Pink

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Rhododendron 'Red Dawn'

A free flowering variety producing deep rose-pink flowers that open from red buds in May. Rhododendron 'Red Dawn' is an eye-catching Yakushimanum hybrid with a neat, dwarf habit.  More Info

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

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Lilac 'Josée'

Lilac 'Josee' has reddish-pink buds which open to an explosion of pale lavender-pink blooms in early summer. The flowers are richly perfumed, filling the garden with scent and colour. If deadheaded regularly a second flush of bloom may appear later in the…  More Info

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

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Lilac 'Josée'

Lilac 'Josee' has reddish-pink buds which open to an explosion of pale lavender-pink blooms in early summer. The flowers are richly perfumed, filling the garden with scent and colour. If deadheaded regularly a second flush of bloom may appear later in the…  More Info

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

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Weigela florida 'Milk and Honey'

Named for its beautiful pure white, bell-shaped flowers which emerge from ivory coloured buds throughout May and June. Weigela florida 'Milk and Honey' is a medium-sized deciduous shrub with variegated dark green and pale lime leaves. Even after flowering…  More Info

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

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Deutzia purpurea 'Kalmiiflora'

Deutzia purpurea 'Kalmiiflora' is an excellent, stand-alone specimen plant, although it will also hold its own in busy, sunny borders. The hardy shrub's foliage consists of open branches covered with deciduous, oval leaves. In the spring, dark pink flower buds  More Info

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

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Crocus Blue & White in a Zinc Pot - Gift

Pre-planted with two different crocus colours which will look fabulous on a windowsill where they?ll brighten up even the most gloomy winter?s day. Supplied in bud with a 12cm (5in) zinc pot (designs may vary).  More Info




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Christmas Azalea Tree - Gift

If you're looking for something a bit out of the ordinary this year, then how about a flowering Christmas tree? Our double-flowered, evergreen azaleas have been fashioned into shape, their branches laden with buds that burst into living ornaments to dress your …  More Info




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Viburnum tinus 'Spirit'

Viburnum tinus 'Spirit' produces clumps of pink buds which open to reveal softly fragranced white flowers in November and continue all the way through until May, adding much-needed winter colour to your garden. This thick, globular evergreen shrub has a…  More Info

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

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RosAroma™ Scented Roses 'Blush Duo' - Gift

It?s not often that you find a rose that?s as perfect as these divine RosAroma roses. Each bloom that bursts from the buds that cover the plant on delivery, is exquisitely-formed and heavily scented with that traditional, true rose fragrance. Whether you order…  More Info




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Scented Rose 'RosAroma™ Bright Pink' - Gift

It?s not often that you find a rose that?s as perfect as these divine RosAroma roses. Each bloom that bursts from the buds that cover the plant on delivery, is exquisitely-formed and heavily scented with that traditional, true rose fragrance. Whether you order…  More Info




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Scented Rose 'RosAroma™ Blush' - Gift

It?s not often that you find a rose that?s as perfect as these divine RosAroma roses. Each bloom that bursts from the buds that cover the plant on delivery, is exquisitely-formed and heavily scented with that traditional, true rose fragrance. Whether you order…  More Info




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Hibiscus 'Festive Flair' - Gift

Bring a touch of the tropics to Christmas! These exceptional, long-life hibiscus plants will deliver weeks of smiles during the festive season. Their decorative candle buds remain tightly closed for up to 14 days before swirling open into the most lavish blooms…  More Info


  • Flower Colour: Red

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Jasmine on a Hoop - Gift

Jasmine has got to be one of Nature?s most evocative perfumes, so why not bring it into the home? Making a truly special gift, we?ve artfully coaxed this delightful plant onto a circular frame to create structure and impact.  More Info


  • Flower Colour: White

Just£16.99

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Geranium 'Blue Sybil'

The full, rounded buds of Rosebud Geranium 'Blue Sybil' resemble dainty roses when they first break open, then cluster together to form a pretty posy. This vigorous, trailing variety has the exceptional garden performance of other ivy-leaf geraniums, but their…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Containers
  • Flower Colour: Blue
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Geranium 'Black Rose'

The full, rounded buds of Rosebud Geranium 'Black Rose' resemble dainty roses when they first break open, then cluster together to form a pretty posy. This vigorous, trailing variety has the exceptional garden performance of other ivy-leaf geraniums, but their…  More Info

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

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Geranium 'Pink Sybil'

The full, rounded buds of Rosebud Geranium 'Pink Sybil' resemble dainty roses when they first break open, then cluster together to form a pretty posy. This vigorous, trailing variety has the exceptional garden performance of other ivy-leaf geraniums, but their…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Containers
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Geranium 'Red Sybil'

The full, rounded buds of Rosebud Geranium 'Red Sybil' resemble dainty roses when they first break open, then cluster together to form a pretty posy. This vigorous, trailing variety has the exceptional garden performance of other ivy-leaf geraniums, but their…  More Info

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

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Geranium 'White Rose'

The full, rounded buds of Rosebud Geranium 'White Rose' resemble dainty crystal white roses when they first break open, then cluster together to form a pretty posy. This vigorous, trailing variety has the exceptional garden performance of other ivy-leaf geraniums…  More Info

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

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Crab Apple 'John Downie'

One of the most popular crab apples for jelly making! Pink buds open to reveal pretty white cup shaped blossom in April and May, followed by large orange and red fruits in autumn. Crab Apple 'John Downie' makes an attractive and productive specimen tree…  More Info

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

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Crab Apple 'Golden Hornet'

Pink buds open to reveal pretty white cup shaped blossom in April and May, followed by spectacular crops of bright golden-yellow fruits that make an eye-catching autumn display and hold on the tree well into winter. Crab Apple 'Golden Hornet' makes an…  More Info

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

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Geranium 'Horizon Pink Meteor' F1 Hybrid

Fabulous geranium which looks just as good in bud as in full flower. The large, bushy, free-flowering plants of Geranium Horizon Pink Meteor are perfect for borders and containers where the spectacular weather-resistant blooms will flower all summer long. Petals…  More Info

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

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Honeysuckle 'Belgica'

If you plant Honeysuckle 'Belgica' in your flowerbed or use it as a climber on your garden wall, you are guaranteed a spectacular, colourful display. This variety of Early Dutch Honeysuckle produces sweet-smelling white flowers in May and June, which turn yellow…  More Info

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

Just£14.99

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Phlox 'Pop Stars Mixed'

The blooms may be less than the size of a penny, but their serrated edging, star shape and marbled colouring make each one a mini work of art! Free-flowering in a wonderful array of colours, these easy to grow plants are a must for borders. Their small size and…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Mixed
  • Longevity: Annual

Just£14.99

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Hyacinth 'White Pearl' - Gift

A well-placed pot of early-blooming Christmas hyacinths is an integral part of the traditional festive period and makes a great gift. Our specially prepared bulbs undergo VIP treatment (in refrigerated storage) with a bit of TLC thrown in so that we can send them out…  More Info




Just£14.99

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Hibiscus Pearl in Cream Zinc Pot - Gift

Your family and friends will love this truly fabulous hibiscus! Flowering for weeks on end, it really is a festive ?must-have?. In June this year we received customer feedback with photos of a Hibiscus ?Pearl? sent out last Christmas that was STILL in full bloom six…  More Info




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Rhododendron 'Grumpy'

Part of the Seven Dwarfs Series, Rhododendron 'Grumpy' is a neat and compact Yakushimanum hybrid. Dark, evergreen foliage, with felted undersides, covers the branches to form a lovely dome shape.  More Info

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

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Christmas Cactus White in Cream Zinc Pot

Delicate, dainty flowers open like little festive decorations on the tip of each succulent green stem of this fabulous Christmas cactus. These forgiving plants are so easy to care for - even bouncing back after several weeks of neglect - just water them and their…  More Info




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Christmas Cactus Tricolour - Gift

Delicate, dainty flowers open like little festive decorations on the tip of each succulent green stem of this fabulous Christmas cactus. These forgiving plants are so easy to care for - even bouncing back after several weeks of neglect - just water them and their…  More Info




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