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'Drought Loving Plants'

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Ceanothus x delileanus 'Gloire de Versailles'

Ceanothus Delilianus Gloire De Versailles (Californian Lilac) is a lovely bushy shrub that is covered in powder-blue flowers from July to September. This tough plant with a prestigious RHS AGM, is very low maintenance and fast growing only requiring a hard…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2018

Gypsophila cerastioides

The Mouse Eared Gypsophila is surprisingly resistant to drought and tough. It produces a mass of lovely white flowers, which butterflies adore. The Mouse Eared Gypsophila is perfect for rockeries, alpine gardens, troughs and patio containers, as well as…  More Info

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

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Potentilla fruticosa 'Pink Beauty'

A versatile shrub that will be at home in sunny borders, rockeries, wildlife gardens or as a compact low hedge, 'Pink Beauty' Shrubby Cinquefoil earns it's keep admirably. If you plant a group of them together they will form tough, resilient ground cover that…  More Info

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

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Salvia nemorosa 'Caradonna'




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Osteospermum jucundum var. compactum (Hardy)

Hardy cape daisies are plants with attitude; they survive drought and neglect and soldier on to form a pretty mat of impenetrable ground cover, which easily suppresses weeds. And after all this there's still enough energy to flower heavily from June…  More Info

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

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Osteospermum 'Snow Pixie' (Hardy)

Hardy cape daisies are plants with attitude; they survive drought and neglect and soldier on to form a pretty mat of impenetrable ground cover, which easily suppresses weeds. And after all this there's still enough energy to flower heavily from June…  More Info

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

Just£7.99

despatch by end of september 2018

Osteospermum 'Tresco Purple' (Hardy)

Hardy cape daisies are plants with attitude; they survive drought and neglect and soldier on to form a pretty mat of impenetrable ground cover, which easily suppresses weeds. And after all this there's still enough energy to flower heavily from June…  More Info

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

Just£7.99

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Waldsteinia ternata

Waldsteinia ternata is a shade loving, perennial, groundcover plant. It has a dense mat of weed suppressing purple-green foliage, that is quite similar to strawberry leaves. In early spring small, yellow buttercup type flowers emerge that last until late…  More Info

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

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Verbena tenuisecta 'Desert Jewels Mixed'

Fabulous trailing verbena with lacy foliage and pretty flowers in a wide range of colours. Easy to germinate and enjoying a long flowering period, this is a perfect addition to any corner of the garden. With good drought tolerance and an easy spreading habit, it…  More Info

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

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Portulaca grandiflora 'Happy Hour Mixture'

Stunning mixture of large semi-double flowers in a spectacular array of vibrant colours. Blooms sit on succulent, dwarf plants in the sunshine. They love hot, dry conditions, making them ideal for edging, ground cover or planted to tumble over a…  More Info

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

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Symphoricarpos x doorenbosii 'White Hedge'

Symphoricarpos x doorenbosii 'White Hedge' is a most attractive deciduous shrub, which is resistant to drought and whose stems are more 'twiggy' than many. In the summer, it produces greenish-white flowers that evolve in the autumn months into white berries. The …  More Info

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

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Euphorbia x martini 'Ascot Rainbow'

If you are looking for a perennial for an area with low rainfall and dry soils, Euphorbia x martini 'Ascot Rainbow' is a great choice due to its strong drought tolerance. The vibrant foliage has a pink tinge in winter and in spring it has small, chartreuse green…  More Info

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

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Gaillardia aristata 'Burgundy'

For a long lasting display the gaillardia 'Burgundy' are a perfect choice, with their wine red colour flowers blooming right through the summer and well into autumn. These beautiful large, burgundy blooms are loved by pollinating insects and are versatile enough…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2018

Perovskia 'Blue Spire'

Whether you are a first time gardener hoping to create a perfect cottage garden or an old hand struggling to enhance tricky costal areas, it is worth considering Perovskia 'Blue Spire'. This Russian Sage is easy to maintain, even in dry and windy areas. The hardy shrub…  More Info

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

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Salvia 'Neon'




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Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Silvery Blue'

Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Silvery Blue' is named for its distinctive, shimmering foliage. The hardy shrub's small leaves are faintly aromatic with an attractive silver tint, providing a perfect backdrop for the lavender-blue blooms that appear in the late summer. This…  More Info

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

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Allium 'Purple Sensation'

One of the best and most majestic Alliums for your late-spring garden, 'Purple Sensation' is a sun-loving, drought-tolerant variety producing spectacular lilac-purple flowers up to 15cm (6in) in diameter. Be sure to plant among other perennials that also have…  More Info

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

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Spiraea japonica 'Magic Carpet'

Loved by gardeners across the UK for its striking foliage, Spiraea 'Magic Carpet' is the deserved holder of a prestigious RHS Award of Garden Merit. From early summer onwards, the brilliant foliage adds a striking background for the bright pink blooms. Spiraea …  More Info

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

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Sambucus nigra 'Linearis'

Unlike any Elder you've seen before, Sambucus nigra 'Linearis' has the most delicate slender leaves and lacy texture, looking like a Japanese Maple or bamboo from a distance. The biggest giveaway is the characteristic umbels of frothy white elder flowers borne in May…  More Info

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

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Salvia Collection

Lovely new salvia from Australia; they are drought tolerant and fuss-free, with a jaw-dropping flowering period, May to November no less! 'Love and Wishes' won best new variety at the Grower of the Year awards 2016, and was 3rd place in the 2015 RHS…  More Info

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

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Solidago 'Little Lemon'

This super-small variety of Golden Rod grows to just 45cm (18) tall, making it perfect for small gardens and borders. Above the bushy plant, each stem bears a plume of tiny lemon-yellow flowers, rich with nectar and loved by pollinating insects. This hardy…  More Info

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

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Potentilla fruticosa 'Mount Everest'

Simple white, cup-shaped flowers can be found on this Shrubby Cinquefoil from May through to September. Potentilla fruticosa 'Mount Everest' is a good choice for a wildlife garden as the nectar rich flowers are a magnet for pollinating insects and due to it's compact…  More Info

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

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Sedum 'Beach Party'

This low-growing Sedum is perfect for a rock garden, alpine bed, or the front of a sunny border. Loved by bees and butterflies, it is a great one to include in the wildlife garden too. Rose pink, star-shaped blooms smother the foliage in summer, and when it is…  More Info

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

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Red Hot Poker 'Papaya Popsicle'

As part of the 'Popsicle series' of Kniphofia, Red Hot Poker 'Papaya Popsicle' has a tidier and more compact habit than some of the larger varieties of Red Hot Poker. From June until October it has the classic orange and yellow flower spikes, that so many gardeners   More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun

  • Flower Colour: Orange
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Potentilla fruticosa 'Mount Everest' (Large Plant)

Simple white, cup-shaped flowers can be found on this Shrubby Cinquefoil from May through to September. Potentilla fruticosa 'Mount Everest' is a good choice for a wildlife garden as the nectar rich flowers are a magnet for pollinating insects and due to it's compact…  More Info

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

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Osteospermum 'Blue Eyed Beauty'

Stunning blue eyes compliment the sunshine yellow petals of 'Blue Eyed Beauty'. Famed for their long flowering period, these gorgeous Osteospermums are drought tolerant and simply love the sun. Height and spread: 40cm (16)  More Info

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

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Geranium 'Rosebud Collection'

Another plant usually only available by mail order is rosebud geraniums, and I love them. These 5 varieties which include 'Red Sybil', 'Pink Sybil', 'Tommy', Blue Sybil' and 'White Rose' have been specially selected because the blooms never open fully, but…  More Info

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

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Agastache 'Summer Glow'

If you're looking for a slug-proof perennial for your garden then look no further; slugs and snails are repelled by the mint scented, felted foliage of this Giant Hyssop, so wont touch these plants! Compact and evergreen, Agastache have colour-changing flowers,…  More Info

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

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Coreopsis 'Cosmic Evolution'

Coreopsis 'Cosmic Evolution' is a pretty, hardy perennial which is well suited to flowerbeds, borders and wildlife gardens. Its fine foliage is accompanied by pink and white flowers during the summer months, which are loved by gardeners and pollinators alike.…  More Info

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

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Potato 'Super Season of Spuds Collection'

For a full season of your favourite potatoes. We've taken the hard work out of your potato crop planning for 2015 with our Super Season of Spuds Collection. Simply plant out the selected six varieties in one hit, for a steady supply of tubers right through the…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Potato Bags
  • Flower Colour: Mixed
  • Longevity: Tuber

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Sedum 'Autumn Delight'

A delight in late summer, the creamy-white buds and pale pink flowers of Sedum 'Autumn Delight' bring colour to the border after many of the midsummer performers have had their day. As autumn progresses, the flower heads turn to bronze, adding interest even later in the…  More Info

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

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Agapanthus 'Seastorm'

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

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