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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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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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despatch by end of april 2019

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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despatch by end of april 2019

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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despatch by end of may 2019

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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Rhododendron 'Shamrock'

This delightful dwarf hybrid epitomises the freshness of spring with its green-tinted buds and pale yellow flowers. From April to May the blooms cover it?s glossy, dark green foliage.  More Info

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

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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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Rhododendron 'Shamrock'

This delightful dwarf hybrid epitomises the freshness of spring with its green-tinted buds and pale yellow flowers. From April to May the blooms cover it?s glossy, dark green foliage. Rhododendron 'Shamrock' is particularly neat and compact, forming a well…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • 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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despatch by end of september 2019

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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despatch by end of july 2019

Rhododendron 'Tinkerbird'

A breeding breakthrough! Rhododendron 'Tinkerbird' is a hardy dwarf hybrid with a fabulous scent. From early May, pink buds open to reveal glistening white flowers with a sweet perfume.  More Info

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

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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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despatch by end of september 2019

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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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 '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 '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 '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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Magnolia 'Olivia'

A deciduous Magnolia delivering instant sunshine from the moment that its furry buds open! Large, canary yellow flowers adorn the branches from April to May, just as the handsome, ovate foliage breaks bud. This is an upright variety with a broadly,…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of april 2019

Choisya ternata 'Apple Blossom'

Choisya ternata 'Apple Blossom' is the first of its kind ? a Mexican Orange Blossom with bicoloured flowers! Deep pink buds open to reveal the fragrant blooms from to April and May, often followed by a second flush in late summer. This superb hardy shrub…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

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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Platycodon grandiflorus 'Fuji Blue'

A charming herbaceous perennial with a low, spreading habit, reminiscent of the better known perennial, Campanula. This free flowering variety makes a great choice for rockeries or at the front of perennial borders. It is commonly known as the Balloon Flower for its…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Blue
  • 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

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despatch by end of april 2019

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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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

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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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despatch by end of october 2019

Phlox 'Popstars'

Despite their small stature, these star performers have been bred to take centre stage in the garden, bringing the X Factor to your summer borders. Phlox 'Popstars Mixed' is one of the most talked about plants in the growing industry, and is sure to be a talking point…  More Info

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

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Magnolia sieboldii

Fully hardy in the UK, this deciduous, slow growing shrub eventually becomes a spreading tree so allow it sufficient space. Oval-elliptic dark green leaves with a paler grey-green and downy undersides appear before the flowers.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019