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'Large Shrubs For Containers'

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Philadelphus 'White Rock' (Pekphil)

Philadelphus 'White Rock' (Pekphil) features cascading stems that make this variety an ideal container plant. Covered in scented white summer flowers, this Mock Orange will please your senses and enrich your garden with its wonderful fragrance and delightful…  More Info

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

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Magnolia 'Fairy Cream'

Here's an exciting new magnolia. Unlike many other spring-flowering varieties, its lovely fragrant flowers bloom all along the length of its stems, at every leaf axil, giving extraordinary flower power. Compact and delicate, it makes a fabulous feature plant,…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2018

Leucothoe axillaris 'Little Flames'

Leucothoe axillaris 'Little Flames' is a compact, evergreen shrub with a neat, bushy habit that is perfect for winter containers and the front of shaded acid borders. Its new shoots appear in fiery crimson, standing out brightly against the mature,…  More Info

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

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Coronilla valentina subsp. glauca 'Citrina'

This hardy, evergreen shrub will light up the garden in winter with an abundance of lemon-yellow pea-like blooms and just keep on going. Performing particularly well in exposed locations and coastal areas, it's also ideal for patio containers where…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of september 2018

Forsythia x intermedia 'Week-End'

Forsythia x intermedia 'Week-End' is a popular deciduous shrub, smothered in bright yellow, bell-shaped flowers from early March. When the flowers fade, this variety happily forms part of a hedge, or shrub border. It can also be used to brighten up patio …  More Info

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

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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Blue Danube'

Hydrangeas are one of the most popular garden shrubs in the UK. They are loved for their reliability and the generous amounts of colour they offer and the length of flowering time. Hydrangea 'Blue Danube' in an acidic soil will produce electric blue…  More Info

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

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Rhododendron 'Moerheim'

 Rhododendron 'Moerheim' is a compact, evergreen, spring flowering shrub that becomes covered in frilly, violet-blue flowers in May. This low maintenance, shade tolerant Azalea is a superb addition to small garden borders, rockeries, gravel gardens and also is…  More Info

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

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Pieris japonica 'Debutante'

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

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Deutzia gracilis

Deutzia gracilis is a compact hardy shrub, perfect for sunny patio containers and borders in small cottage gardens. The Japanese Snow Flower is named for its pure white flowers, which both look and smell fantastic during the late spring and…  More Info

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

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Rhododendron 'Madame Galle'

For those looking for plants that will offer a profusion of colour in late spring and early summer, Evergreen Azaleas are a wonderful choice. Rhododendron 'Madame Galle' is a compact variety that is suitable for growing in patio containers or…  More Info

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

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Weigela florida 'Moulin Rouge'

The lovely gold and green variegated foliage of Weigela florida 'Moulin Rouge' beautifully offsets its red spring flowers to add a splash of colour to containers and borders. This deciduous hardy shrub is reliable and easy to grow, with a pleasingly…  More Info

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

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Prunus nipponica 'Brilliant'

Why not bring the glamour of the orient to your garden with the exquisite Japanese Alpine Cherry or Prunus nipponica 'Brilliant'. Being relatively small, this shrub is perhaps best suited to compact gardens, outdoor spaces or even patio containers. In…  More Info

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

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Corylus avellana 'Twister'

Hardy deciduous shrub grown for its attractive twisted stems (hence its name) forming yellow male catkins February - March. Heart shaped, toothed, mid green leaves are up to 10cm (4) long. Slow growing, of more compact, bushy habit than most Corylus…  More Info

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

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Clerodendrum bungei 'Pink Diamond'

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

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Leucothoe 'Scarletta'

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

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Hydrangea quercifolia 'Munchkin'

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

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Hydrangea paniculata 'Little Lime'

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

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Golden Bamboo

Grow Golden Bamboo at the back of sunny or partially shady borders to add structure and architecture to your exotic or woodland garden. The hardy perennial also makes an interesting screen. Phyllostachys vivax f. aureocaulis is a particularly impressive variety, so much…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

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Philadelphus Innocence

The name of Philadelphus 'Innocence' might lead you to suspect that this hardy deciduous shrub is a shy and retiring flower which prefers not to be noticed. But there is good reason why this Mock Orange has been awarded the RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit).…  More Info

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

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Weigela florida 'Monet'

Weigela florida 'Monet' is perfect for smaller gardens, with a compact, mounding habit. A new variety in 2015, this colourful deciduous shrub is surprisingly tough and is a reliable choice for patio containers and the front of sunny borders.…  More Info

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

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Clematis 'Arabella'

Part of the integrifolia group, Clematis 'Arabella' is a scrambling, perennial, variety of Clematis with exotic mauve purple flowers that have creamy-yellow anthers in the centre of them. It can be grown in large patio containers and will cascade onto the…  More Info

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

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Wisteria sinensis (Patio Standard)

* New in 2015Trained as a standard so that it can be enjoyed even in a small garden. This stunning wisteria has a classic beauty and fragrance, with purple blooms which hang gracefully from its twining stems. An attractive focal point in borders or when grown in   More Info

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

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Pieris 'Flaming Silver'

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

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Brunnera 'Alexander's Great'

* New in 2015If you are looking for a statement plant then try this big robust silver beauty! Easy to care for, the heavily silver-veined leaves will make a dramatic impact in borders and containers. Sprays of sky-blue flowers atop wirey stems will…  More Info

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

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Weigela 'Naomi Campbell'

A superb deciduous shrub for small gardens, Weigela 'Naomi Campbell' produces dramatic dark purple leaves and deep raspberry-pink, trumpet-shaped flowers in May and June. Perfectly proportioned for patio containers, this dwarf Weigela is also…  More Info

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

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Clematis 'Justa'

From the Viticella group, Clematis Justa is compact and perfectly suited to large containers. Its star-shaped flowers are a beautiful rich mauve colour complemented by their white stamens. The Clematis Justa flowers between midsummer and early autumn. It…  More Info

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

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Potentilla fruticosa 'Crème Brule' First Edition

Potentilla fruticosa 'Crème Brule' First Edition has dark green foliage that provides the ideal backdrop for the lovely double, creamy-white flowers it produces throughout the whole summer. This delightful Shrubby Cinquefoil is a small, deciduous shrub  More Info

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

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Hibiscus syriacus 'Purple Ruffles'

This variety of Rose Mallow is often praised for its undemanding nature and bushy foliage, but these desirable qualities pale into insignificance compared to the hardy shrub's remarkable flowers. Hibiscus syriacus 'Purple Ruffles' gets its name from its…  More Info

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

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Hydrangea paniculata 'Pinky Winky'

Hydrangea paniculata are tough, hardy, weatherproof shrubs which can give big impact in borders, and can last for many years. Hydrangea 'Pinky Winky' is short, compact and can be trained as a flowering hedge or in large patio containers.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of july 2018

Mahonia 'Soft Caress'

Mahonia are spectacular shrubs with a useful autumn flowering period, but they can be a bit of a pig thanks to their painful spikes. The difference with 'Soft Caress' is it's the first one to have spine-free leaves, so can be planted near to paths or doorways…  More Info

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

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Lagerstroemia indica 'Mardi Gras'

Lagerstroemia indica 'Mardi Gras' is a superb weeping shrub for the rockery, border or a large patio container. This dark green leaved, deciduous, densely branched shrub has downward, weeping branch tips. Lagerstroemeria does not…  More Info

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

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Nandina domestica

Delicate in appearance the Nandina domestica is an ideal specimen plant for centre stage in your garden. Heavenly Bamboo from the Far East will happily grow in the UK and is at home in our climate. An upright, bamboo-like shrub with narrow oval shaped,…  More Info

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

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Clematis 'Piilu'

If you're looking for an unusual Clematis, 'Piilu' is a good choice. This hardy climber is subtly different from the other, more common varieties of Old Man's Beard, for its large blooms have frilled edges and encompass two distinct shades of pink.…  More Info

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

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Sarcococca confusa

For wonderful winter colour and fragrance the Sarcococca confusa is a popular choice. With charming small white flowers which have a powerful honey-like fragrance, and hide beneath the glorious deep-green, leathery foliage, this delightful hardy shrub then…  More Info

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

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Fig 'Brown Turkey' Standard

Expensive to buy in the shops but so easy to grow! Fig Brown Turkey is the most reliable fig for the UK climate. It will produce for you a heavy crop of healthy, purple-brown fruits with sweet red flesh and the more you pick the more fruit your tree will…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

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despatch by end of october 2018

Weigela 'Ebony and Ivory'

Weigela 'Ebony and Ivory' is one of the smaller Weigelas making it idea for patio containers and raised beds. As the name of this variety suggests, it has superb contrasting foliage and flowers. The leaves are dark-green and slowly darken to deep plum as…  More Info

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

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