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'Hardy Tropical Plants'

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Blechnum brasiliense 'Volcano'

Dicksonia tree ferns too large or expensive for your garden? We've found the answer - try the dwarf Brazilian tree fern instead! An exciting new find for the home gardener, only recently introduced to the UK, but surely set to be the next big thing! Compact plants  More Info

  • Sun shade: Dappled shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

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despatch by end of april 2019

Fatsia japonica

Fatsia is an excellent, instant impact, architectural shrub for mixed borders or tropical gardens. The evergreen plants are glorious, with 45cm (18) wide, palmate foliage, which is glossy and weatherproof. Fatsia japonica is robust, hardy and fast…  More Info

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

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Umbrella Bamboo 'Asian Wonder'

Bamboo are easy to grow and quick to fill out, making them a top foliage choice for privacy screening and blocking road noise and traffic pollution. Non-spreading 'Asian Wonder' is even more of a treat, with ruby red stems and olive green foliage giving it an incredibly…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

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despatch by end of march 2019

Strelitzia 'Bird of Paradise'

Admired for their exotic blooms which make vibrant, long lasting cut flowers. The stately blue green, deeply ribbed foliage makes an attractive foil for their magnificent flowers which resemble birds with bright plumage. The striking blooms will make for an impressive…  More Info

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

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Campsis x tagliabuana 'Indian Summer'

The lush foliage and effervescent orange blooms of 'Indian Summer' might look exotic, but campsis plants are easy to grow in a warm sheltered spot of the garden. Vigorous without being invasive, make this gorgeous climber the workhorse of your summer displays -…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Walls & Fences
  • Flower Colour: Orange
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Passiflora caerulea

Popular for its exquisite flowers, Passiflora caerulea is a vigorous semi-evergreen climber with attractive lobed leaves. From summer through to autumn it produces large white flowers with a fascinating structure, including a striking ring of blue-purple filaments. The…  More Info

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

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Lily 'Giant Flowered Collection'

Towering stems and colossal blooms make these sensational giant lilies a sight to behold. The thick stems reach impossible heights, with virtually no staking. Each exotic-looking bloom releases a seductive fragrance that carries on the summer breeze.  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Mixed
  • Longevity: Bulb

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Umbrella Bamboo 'Selection'

Fargesia murielae, also known as the Umbrella Bamboo due to its graceful arching habit, is a large evergreen bamboo growing to over 2m (6.5') tall. Unlike many bamboos, Umbrella Bamboo 'Selection' has a clump-forming habit so won't invade your garden. The elegant,…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

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Honeysuckle 'Golden Trumpet'

Throughout the summer months, the Lonicera 'Golden Trumpet' produces bright golden yellow floral clusters. This delightful Honeysuckle is a cultivar of Lonicera x brownii and produces a lovely fragrant scent. As the flowers die away, shiny red berries appear. This fast…  More Info

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

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Portulaca 'Stopwatch Mix'

These showy annuals just love the heat. Plant them out in a sunny rockery, or let their trailing stems tumble over the sides of a patio container or window box. Throughout summer these carefree plants boast double flowers in a startling range of   More Info

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

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despatch by end of may 2019

Campsis x tagliabuana 'Madame Galen'

Campsis Madame Galen is a glorious deciduous climber that despite its exotic appearance is fully hardy in the UK. This RHS AGM winner is a vivacious climber with aerial roots that will quickly cover any structures plastering them with colour from August to…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Walls & Fences
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Shrub

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despatch by end of march 2019

Impatiens niamniamensis

The Congo Cockatoo or Parrot Plant is a rare and much sought-after tropical perennial - that happens to be easy to grow. Its unusual flowers dangle happily all over the plant, like little tropical birds!  More Info

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

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despatch by end of april 2019

Summer Colour Bulb Collection

A brand new collection of 100 flowering bulbs which will fill your borders with a celebration of summer colour. Plant them in gaps among perennials or grow them together for a fantastic display in their own right..  More Info

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

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Oriental Lily Collection

Fill your summer garden with an explosion of tropical colour! Oriental Lilies are prized for their large, trumpet shaped flowers and powerful fragrance. The tall, sturdy stems are cloaked in dark green foliage creating the perfect contrast to their vibrant…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Mixed
  • Longevity: Bulb

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Rhododendron 'Bengal'

A real show-stopper! Rhododendron 'Bengal' is smothered with loose clusters of scarlet red blooms from late April. This showy dwarf hybrid is extremely free flowering, virtually covering the evergreen foliage entirely.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of march 2019

Petunia 'Crazytunia Tiki Torch'

The trend towards intriguing new colours and patterns continues with Petunia Crazytunia ?Tiki Torch'. The tropical orange and pink blooms are accented with a dark star at that radiates from the centre of each bloom.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of march 2019

Dahlia 'Lubega Power Yellow-Orange'

A ground-breaking innovation in premium fertilisers- it will guarantee that your plants will be fed the correct nutrients as and when they need them, all in an easy-to-use, single application.  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Orange
  • Longevity: Tuber

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despatch by end of june 2019

Dahlia Dalina® Maxi Tampico PBR

Carpet your garden in rich colour and keep the weeds at bay with our perennial creeping phlox collection. This hardy rockery plant has many uses ? underplant trees, shrubs and tall perennials, soften path edging or cover awkward slopes and banks. Height:…  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Tuber

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despatch by end of june 2019

Hibiscus syriacus 'Oiseau Bleu'

Hibiscus syriacus 'Oiseau Bleu' produces interesting, three-lobed foliage in the late spring, which is followed by exotic blooms in August, September and October. These lilac flowers give the hardy shrub its other name, Hibiscus syriacus 'Blue Bird'. Whatever you…  More Info

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

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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 sunny wall  More Info

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

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Hibiscus 'Starburst Chiffon'

Hibiscus 'Starburst Chiffon? is the latest addition to the Chiffon range of hibiscus and is hard to beat for exotic beauty. Known to be the best brand of double hibiscus, these plants are extremely hardy and robust.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of march 2019

Phacelia viscida 'Tropical Surf'

An attractive easy to grow annual with masses of scrumptious azure-blue blooms with white lacy centres, produced on low ground hugging plants. A unique colour for, adding to borders or containers  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun

  • Flower Colour: Blue
  • Longevity: Annual

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Lewisia cotyledon 'Regenbogen'

In bright shades of tropical pinks and purples, Lewisia 'Regenbogen' is one of the best and most colourful of all the Lewisias. The flowers of this neat little plant spring from a rosette of evergreen foliage and bloom from May to September. Often grown…  More Info

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

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Juniperus squamata 'Tropical Blue'

A colorful conifer of undeniable intensity, Juniperus squamata 'Tropical Blue' more than lives up to its name. During the colder months it flaunts its silver-blue foliage - high in both color and density. Compact in nature, this low maintenance Flaky Juniper…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Iris sibirica 'Tropic Night'

Royal purple blooms with tawny gold and white falls makes a majestic display in early summer. These elegant flowers rise on tall, upright stems above neat clumps of slender, strappy foliage. The long stemmed blooms make superb cut flowers for summer bouquets.  More Info

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

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Verbena bonariensis

Tall heads of bright, eye -catching rosy lavender, adding a tranquil tropical feel to borders. Height: 120-150cm (4-5ft)  More Info

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

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Hibiscus syriacus 'Purple Pillar'

Rose of Sharon always puts on a great display and this cultivar is no exception! From late summer into autumn the showy mauve-blue flowers bring an exotic feel to your garden with their tropical colouring. As the name suggests, Hibiscus syriacus 'Purple Pillar'…  More Info

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

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Lily 'Primrose Hill'

The tropical blooms of Lily 'Primrose Hill' are simply breath-taking! Enormous, gleaming white flowers are streaked with pale gold, each petal boasting a pale lilac edge. This tall tree lily makes a majestic focal point in the garden ? its thick stems reaching up…  More Info

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

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Hibiscus 'Starburst Chiffon'

Hibiscus ?Starburst Chiffon? is the latest addition to the Chiffon range of hibiscus and is hard to beat for exotic beauty. Known to be the best brand of double hibiscus, these plants are extremely hardy and robust.  More Info




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despatch by end of august 2019

Lily 'Tasman'

Give your garden a taste of the tropics with this sensational Tree Lily! The enormous, exotic-looking blooms of Lily 'Tasman' are quite astonishing. The perfumed flowers rise on thick stems that rarely need staking.  More Info

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

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Lily 'Exotic Sun'

We've managed to secure a limited stock of these unique contemporary lily bulbs in order to bring an unusual bloom to UK gardens for the first time. Sturdy, 75cm (30in) tall stems produce multiple blooms that resemble water lily flowers more than a traditional oriental…  More Info

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

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Dahlia 'Harlequin Mixed'

A kaleidoscope of colour that will fill the garden with single and semi-double blooms throughout summer. Dahlia ?Harlequin Mixed? has a neat, dwarf habit that makes them perfect for summer bedding or massing together in patio pots for a cheery display.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of may 2019

Hibiscus syriacus 'Woodbridge'

One of the later flowering varieties, this RHS AGM winning, deciduous shrub comes into flower when others are looking tired, featuring large, trumpet-shaped deep-pink flowers of 8cm (3in) across, with red centres from late summer to mid-autumn. The upright branches bear…  More Info

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

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