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'Hardy Specimen Shrubs'

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Cornus sericea 'White Gold'

Truly a 'shrub for all seasons', Cornus sericea 'White Gold' bears clusters of white flowers in late spring, set against a backdrop of variegated leaves with creamy white edges. White fruits follow the flowers in late summer, and as autumn progresses this eye…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of january 2019

Nandina domestica 'Blush Pink'

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

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Escallonia laevis 'Pink Elle'

From early summer the stems tips of Escallonia laevis 'Pink Elle' are crowded with clusters of tubular pink flowers that are larger than most cultivars. This neat, compact shrub has a pleasing rounded habit that makes a fine specimen for borders, and an…  More Info

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

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Escallonia 'Apple Blossom'

Escallonia 'Apple Blossom' is a hardy, evergreen shrub that is fast growing and hassle free; making it a great choice for informal hedging. It is also suitable to grow as a free standing shrub in garden borders. This Escallonia has glossy leaves and…  More Info

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

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Gardenia 'Crown Jewels'

Who'd have imagined an outdoor hardy gardenia a few years ago? With its pearly white, waxy blooms, 'Crown Jewels' will be a prized specimen from the moment it's delivered to you. And don't underestimate the fragrance. it's far too powerful for the home.…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of march 2019

Escallonia 'Iveyi'

Escallonia Iveyi is a worthy holder of an RHS AGM award, it's not hard to see why. The plant is an evergreen shrub that is clothed with glossy dark green foliage and further enhanced with large clusters of pristine white flowers from June to August. Iveyi is…  More Info

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

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Prunus x cistena

Prunus x cistena forms an upright, bushy, slow growing shrub which also makes a good low maintenance, deciduous hedge. Alternatively, grow as a specimen shrub in a container on the patio or as a focal point in the garden. Its single, pale pink,…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of july 2019

Philadelphus 'Starbright'

Philadelphus 'Starbright' produces fragrant single white blooms with yellow stamens in early summer; these flowers are larger than those of other Mock Orange varieties. New growth in spring is flushed purple, rapidly maturing into vivid green foliage which contrasts…  More Info

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

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Viburnum x burkwoodii 'Anne Russell'

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

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Spiraea japonica 'Nana'

Spiraea Japonica 'Nana' is a much loved dwarf variety of the deciduous shrub, well known for its gorgeous fluffy flowers. Its low growing habit makes it ideal as a hedge. Renowned also for its striking golden autumn leaf colours, Spiraea Japonica 'Nana' has been…  More Info

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

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Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Eleador'

Suitable as a hedging plant as it is evergreen, fully hardy, has a dense structure, tolerates virtually all soils and can be trimmed to any height and width to 4m (12?) to keep its shape. Elaeagnus dislike very shallow chalky soils and can show chlorosis.…  More Info

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

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Photinia x fraseri 'Pink Marble'

Photinia x fraseri 'Pink Marble' produces clumps of elegant white flowers in mid to late spring, beautifully complementing the bright foliage. This variation of the well liked Photinia 'Red Robin' features variegated, leathery leaves that appear stunning red with pink…  More Info

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

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Cornus alba 'Ivory Halo'

Cornus alba 'Ivory Halo' is a Dogwood shrub that has the renowned red stems in winter, that contrast magnificently with snowy ground. Earlier in the year it has attractive, variegated foliage with white edges on the leaves. In spring the plant becomes full of…  More Info

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

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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 prune…  More Info

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

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Aucuba japonica 'Crotonifolia'

Don't be fooled by this Spotted Laurel's delicate flowers and exotic foliage, for the hardy shrub is well-suited to the changeable British climate. Whether it's planted in a shady, dry or costal garden, Aucuba japonica 'Crotonifolia' will sport glossy,…  More Info

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

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Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea 'Dart's Red Lady'

Whoever Dart might be, he's lucky to possess this Red Lady. Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea 'Dart's Red Lady' is among the finest varieties of Japanese Barberry, as evidenced by its well deserved RHS AGM. The hardy shrub spreads beautifully to create a…  More Info

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

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Berberis thunbergii 'Orange Dream'

An exciting deciduous shrub whose leaves emerge orange in the spring before slowly maturing to deep red in summer. In spring, dainty orange flowers adorn the branches for a glowing display. The nectar-rich flowers are great for pollinating insects and are…  More Info

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

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Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea 'Rose Glow'

A popular variety which has earned an RHS AGM; Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea 'Rose Glow' produces purple leaves which are marbled with pink and white when young. A small amount of yellow flowers are produced in spring which are followed by red berries in autumn.…  More Info

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

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Styrax japonicus 'Fragrant Fountain'

Clusters of sweet scented white flowers with gold stamens hang in their masses from this hardy shrub throughout spring. With a compact, weeping habit, Styrax ?Fragrant Fountain? is a wonderful new specimen plant for the border, or as a centrepiece…  More Info

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

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Daphne 'Perfume Princess'

Fill your garden with fragrance this spring!Like the bigger brother to ever-popular variety 'Eternal Fragrance', 'Perfume Princess'is a robust shrub for the border,with stems clothed in deeply fragrant florets.This shrub may be slow-growing, but it's well…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of march 2019

Clematis 'Madame le Coultre'

This Jackmanii hybrid Clematis 'Madame le Coultre' is a truly stunning specimen! The brilliant, large white flowers with striking golden stamens flourish elegantly throughout the summer months. Madame le Coultre loves a prominent location in any garden. Don't…  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

Magnolia 'Red Lucky' (Patio Standard)

Often flowering twice a year, Magnolia 'Red Lucky' makes a superb specimen plant. The white petals, flushed on the outside with deep pink markings, appear in spring and again in late summer. This exceptional deciduous magnolia requires little maintenance making…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of february 2019

Cherry 'Sinensis'

Rosea Plena', the Flowering Almond, makes a manageable shrub for small gardens and produces voluptuous double pink blossoms every spring!  More Info

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

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Lilac 'Beauty of Moscow'

Fully double, snow-white blooms unfurl from delicate pink buds giving an attractive two tone effect. Syringa 'Beauty of Moscow' is an elegant deciduous shrub with a spreading habit and heart shaped foliage. This trouble-free variety has nectar rich, fragrant…  More Info

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

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Sambucus nigra f. porphyrophylla 'Black Beauty'

Sambucus nigra porphyrophylla 'Black Beauty' has the most beautiful, delicate pink flowers which contrast well with the deep, dark and dense foliage; making this hardy shrub a really decorative specimen plant. With sweet, lemon-scented blooms which…  More Info

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

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Exochorda x macrantha 'The Bride'

A hardy shrub with pure white flowers makes Exochorda 'The Bride' a graceful addition to your garden. Flowers April to May, and with striking autumnal foliage in October. Height: 2m (6'). Spread: 3m (10').  More Info

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

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Photinia x fraseri 'Red Robin'

Photinia x fraseri 'Red Robin' produces a dazzling display of young scarlet foliage in spring which, along with the crimson stems, contrasts fabulously with the mature green foliage further down the plant.  More Info

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

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Viburnum plicatum 'Watanabe'

Viburnum plicatum 'Watanabe' bears exquisite white lacecap flowers in mid September, helping to extend the season of interest in your garden. Like other Viburnums, this variety features layers of branches with bright green foliage. Ideal in a mixed border or as a   More Info

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

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Hydrangea 'Runaway Bride'

Awarded the prestigious title of Plant of the Year for 2018 at Chelsea Flower Show! This is one of the most floriferous and vigorous hydrangeas we've ever seen. Most Hydrangeas produce just one bloom on the end of each branch; but Hydrangea hybrid Runaway Bride® …  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • 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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Magnolia stellata

A native of Japan and sometimes called the 'star magnolia', this stunning, slow-growing shrub heralds the spring with its spectacular blooms. The impact of the flowers is all the more impressive as they transform from goblet-shaped buds into truly beautiful,…  More Info

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

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Choisya x dewitteana 'White Dazzler'

Choisya x dewitteana 'White Dazzler' is a Mexican Orange Blossom plant that has evergreen foliage and produces scented white flowers first in spring, then another flush of blooms in autumn. Very low maintenance, compact and tolerant of poor growing conditions the RHS…  More Info

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

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Ceanothus 'Marie Bleu'

With its long flowering period and compact habit, Ceanothus 'Marie Bleu' is ideal for rockeries, cottage gardens and wildlife gardens ? where it will attract pollinating insects. This neat, rounded specimen forms a good ground cover or low hedging. Glossy green,…  More Info

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

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Lagerstroemia indica 'Rhapsody In Pink'

Give your garden a touch of the exotic with Lagerstroemia indica 'Rhapsody In Pink. This majestic Crepe Myrtle isn't afraid to show off its dazzlingly pink blooms - starting from June all the way through to September. Elegantly crimped in appearance, the flowers create…  More Info

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

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Kolkwitzia amabilis 'Pink Cloud'

Very much a well-known and well-liked deciduous shrub, Kolkwitzia amabilis 'Pink Cloud' is a stunning vision of beauty - so much so it's widely called 'Beauty Bush'. From May to June its arching stems are populated with masses of pale pink, trumpet-shaped blooms …  More Info

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

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Hibiscus syriacus 'Magenta Chiffon'

Another variety from the ?Chiffon? range, Hibiscus syriacus 'Magenta Chiffon', bears large, red-pink blooms that are fully double, resembling old fashioned roses. Lobed foliage covers the upright stems of this deciduous shrub, giving it a pleasing appearance…  More Info

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

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