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'Groundcover Plants'

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Phlox Collection (Creeping)

Delicate in appearance but tough in character, these spreading evergreen perennials soften the edges of paths and grow in dry rockeries or on sunny banks and slopes. Perfect for creating colourful, weed smothering, ground cover.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of november 2018

Nasturtium majus 'Orange Troika'

Strong compact, vigorous trailing plants with decorative marbled foliage and vibrant orange flowers. Continues to produce blooms all over the foliage throughout the summer. Stunning planted in baskets or containers or used as a spreading groundcover  More Info

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

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Vinca minor f. alba

Vinca minor f. alba is perfect for gardeners looking for a weed suppressant and quality groundcover plant. Much less invasive than the Vinca major series, this evergreen shrub features lengthy, prostrate shoots that hold tidy, ovate leaves. Beautiful…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of october 2018

Houttuynia cordata 'Flame' (Marginal Aquatic)

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

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Vinca minor

If you are looking for a plant that will bloom all summer long, then look no further than Lesser Periwinkle. One of the most resilient plants that you can buy, this vigorous, low grow shrub will grow happily in nearly any garden position, from full sun to…  More Info

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

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Houttuynia cordata 'Flore Pleno' (Marginal Aquatic)

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

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despatch by end of april 2019

Sedum 'Sunsparkler Lime Zinger'

Zesty green leaves with claret red edges form a fabulous, dense cushion of fleshy, rounded foliage. In late summer, panicles of raspberry pink, star-shaped blooms will virtually smother the plant, attracting attention from bees and butterflies. Sedum 'Sunsparkler…  More Info

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

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Thujopsis dolabrata 'Solar Flare'

Thujopsis dolabrata 'Solar Flare' is great for providing groundcover in your small garden or rockery. The foliage of this hardy dwarf shrub starts off yellow before a touch of green develops as the foliage matures. This evergreen variety grows best when   More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Juniperus horizontalis 'Icee Blue'

Juniperus horizontalis 'Icee Blue' is perfect for gardeners who wish to maintain year round interest in their garden, without the effort! Needing practically no maintenance, tolerating a broad range of growing conditions and being easy to grow, this creeping Juniper is…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Geranium sanguineum 'Pink Pouffe'

Iris setosa 'Baby Blue' is a charming little Iris of petite proportions, reaching just 20cm (8) tall. Violet veins decorate the lavender-blue petals, which are splashed with white at the centre of each bloom.  More Info

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

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Nasturtium majus 'Cream Troika'

Sow directly into hanging baskets, window boxes and pots. This stunning nasturtium has been specially bred for containers, rewarding you with a glorious tumbling habit. They're so easy to grow, and will romp away all summer long with spotted blooms and marbled foliage.…  More Info

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

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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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despatch by end of october 2018

Epimedium 'Lilafee'

A gorgeous hardy perennial, Epimedium 'Lilafee? may be small but it certainly stands out in your garden! Quite happy to grow in partial shade and be used as a groundcover plant, this easy to grow plant produces sprays of purple flowers, each with…  More Info

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

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Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'

With frosty silver green foliage, Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star' is a great addition to rockeries and gravel gardens. This hardy shrub is low growing, making it a great groundcover plant that stops weeds from growing. It also looks good planted on…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Rhus aromatica 'Gro-Low'

Rhus aromatica 'Gro-Low' does exactly that. It is a low growing groundcover plant, that is good for filling empty space with greenery, and is particularly useful for areas that are hard to reach and maintain. For example; behind greenhouses, below house…  More Info

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

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Geranium cantabrigiense 'Biokovo'

A very pretty hardy Geranium producing clusters of silky, palest pink flowers with pink stamens, throughout June and July. Geranium cantabrigiense 'Biokovo' is a vigorous, semi-evergreen perennial with a mat-forming habit, making it ideal as a groundcover   More Info

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

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Pachysandra terminalis 'Green Carpet'

A real winner for shady corners of the garden, Pachysandra terminalis 'Green Carpet' is a robust, evergreen ground-cover plant producing a dense covering of glossy, toothed leaves. In early summer, upright spikes of small white flowers emerge above the sea…  More Info

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

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Gynostemma pentaphyllum

The Sweet Tea Vine is a quick-growing ground-cover plant. With its pretty, shiny leaves and delicate yellow summer flowers, it's perfect for shady locations. The flowers are followed by rich, dark fruits. Gynostemma Pentaphyllum is virtually hardy and…  More Info

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

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Cotoneaster suecicus 'Coral Beauty'

Cotoneaster suecicus 'Coral Beauty' is a wonderfully versatile ground-cover plant. It has an attractive rounded shape and dense foliage which makes it ideal for keeping weeds at bay. By autumn, the creamy white flowers have been replaced by strikingly rich…  More Info

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

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Sweet Pea 'Snoopea'

A superb dwarf sweet pea that carpets the ground with a kaleidoscope of colour and fragrance! These bushy plants make superb groundcover and unlike other non-climbing varieties, the plants of Sweet Pea 'Snoopea' have reduced tendrils so the plant…  More Info

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

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Potentilla fruticosa 'Medicine Wheel Mountain'

Here's a lovely shrub to plant as groundcover. Potentilla fruticosa 'Medicine Wheel Mountain' grows almost prostrate, forming a mat of small grey green leaves and being covered in a mass of bright yellow flowers for many months of the summer and into…  More Info

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

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Euonymus fortunei 'Harlequin'

A dwarf evergreen Spindle bush, Euonymus fortunei 'Harlequin', produces young white shoots that turn to variegated silver and green leaves. In the winter the foliage turns to shades of reddish pink. This plant has a vigourous spreading habit, ideal for   More Info

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

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Potentilla tridentata 'Nuuk'

Potentilla tridentata 'Nuuk' is an evergreen, low growing plant and an ideal choice for the rockery or alpine garden, or for groundcover in a low maintenance garden. Its glossy dark green leaves sometimes turn to bronze and red wine shades during the…  More Info

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

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Pachysandra terminalis

Japanese Spurge is the perfect groundcover shrub, and is also ideal for growing in areas between trees and shrubs to stop the spread of weeds. This mat-forming evergreen perennial has interesting rosettes of green-toothed, glossy leaves which cluster at the tips…  More Info

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

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Forsythia 'Maree d'Or'

In early spring, Forsythia 'Maree d'Or' is smothered in a profusion of bright yellow flowers, which are then followed with pleasant, mid-green foliage. This variety is low-growing and compact, and makes a good alternative to common low-growing groundcover shrubs,…  More Info

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

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Stephanandra tanakae

Stephanandra tanakae is an excellent choice for groundcover in difficult places, as it propagates by suckers. This deciduous shrub is also great for areas that need livening up with a splash of colour, with orange-brown stems and attractively lobed leaves that…  More Info

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

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Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack Frost'

Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack Frost' produces elegant sky blue flowers in spring above neat clumps of foliage. The big heart-shaped leaves are a sparkling silver colour that will brighten up even the shadiest borders. This hardy perennial makes good groundcover and…  More Info

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

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Cotoneaster dammeri

Cotoneaster dammeri is an evergreen, spreading shrub that is very low maintenance and makes great groundcover that surpresses weeds. This low growing variety of Bearberry has waxy, evergreen, dark green leaves and in early summer the shrub becomes full of small…  More Info

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

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Heucherella 'Trailing Collection'

A fabulous new strain of heucherella with a trailing, 'billowing' habit, making them perfect for hanging baskets, window boxes and the like! Plants are evergreen, so they make great all-year-round hanging basket staples - they're especially striking in the autumn…  More Info

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

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Berberis darwinii 'Nana'

Banish all thoughts of greying perms and lacklustre knitting patterns, because this 'Nana' is far from drab. The evergreen Barberry plant is fast-growing and low-maintenance, providing excellent ground cover or making a durable, low hedge. However, the hardy…  More Info

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

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Thuja occidentalis 'Mr Bowling Ball'

No prizes for guessing how Thuja occidentalis 'Mr Bowling Ball' got its name! Maybe its neat round shape provides the clue? This dwarf variety of White Cedar has cord-like foliage, sage green in colour. Plant several dotted throughout the border where the…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Microbiota decussata 'Fuzzball'

Are you looking for an attractive low-growing, deciduous shrub for groundcover? Microbiota decussata 'Fuzzball', otherwise known as Siberian Cypress could be the answer to your prayers. The pretty green foliage turns bronze during the autumn and winter months.…  More Info

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

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Epimedium 'Rubrum'

Known as the Red Barrenwort, Epimedium 'Rubrum? is a very hardy perennial that appears in spring with red tinted leaves that soon form a dense clump, these leaves also have an added bonus of changing to a deep red in the autumn to add loads of extra interest.  More Info

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

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Vinca major 'Variegata'

Vinca major 'Variegata' certainly lives up to its name, with outstanding evergreen variegated foliage; each deep green leaf features a fabulous contrasting creamy white margin. Also known as Variegated Greater Periwinkle, this plant is just as vigorous as Vinca…  More Info

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

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Juniperus chinensis 'Expansa Variegata'

Much like the ocean, this Chinese Juniper is a vast and constant expanse: its needle-like foliage is evergreen and its dense, low-growing habit allows extensive ground cover in borders and rockeries. The shrub's needles resemble a wave, for their blue-green tone is…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Spiraea japonica 'Gold Mound'

The leaves of the Spiraea Japonica 'Gold Mound' are a delightful golden colour is spring, before turning a lovely lime green in summer. Then, as summer turns to autumn, the leaves revert to their lovely golden hues of springtime. Adding to the delight of Spiraea…  More Info

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

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