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'Large Shrubs For Containers'

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Lonicera kamtschatica 'Blue Velvet'

Here's a perfect shrub for a large container on the patio! Honeyberries are fragrant, attractive, easy to grow, and best of all they produce tasty fruits packed full of Vitamin C and antioxidants. Lonicera kamtschatica 'Blue Velvet' is a…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • 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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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 may 2019

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

Just£39.99

despatch by end of february 2019

Hydrangea paniculata 'Magical Moonlight'

Blooms so dramatically impressive you?d think you were growing an immense bouquet of showy flowers in your garden! Hydrangea paniculata 'Magical Moonlight? is guaranteed to give you a display that you?ll be over the moon with! This paniculata variety has large  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

Fig 'Brown Turkey' Standard

Our Fig 'Brown Turkey' standard trees are supplied with a small head of branches above a straight single stem to create an attractive standard tree that is ideally suited to growing in patio containers.  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

Just£14.99

despatch by end of january 2019

Viburnum tinus 'Lisarose'

Popular for its robust habit and ease of growth, this evergreen shrub flowers from December through to April, providing all-year-round interest in the garden! Viburnum tinus 'Lisarose' produces flattened heads of dark pink buds, which open to reveal white…  More Info

  • 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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Euonymus fortunei 'Emerald Gaiety'

Euonymus fortunei 'Emerald Gaiety' is planted for its visually appealing foliage, which is variegated and silvery-yellow. It is very low maintenance and is suitable for city gardens, courtyards, and rooftop gardens, and will add texture and colour. It is…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • 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.  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

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despatch by end of october 2019

Pieris 'Flaming Silver'

Pieris japonica 'Flaming Silver' is a definite high impact shrub for almost any garden, the dark green leaves are each contrastingly edged silvery-white with the young foliage emerging bright red, giving this hardy evergreen shrub its name! Ideal   More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • 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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Codiaeum variegatum var. pictum 'Mrs Iceton' (House Plant)

Better known as Croton or Joseph?s Coat, this eye-catching shrub boasts vibrant technicolour foliage! The large, oval leaves are stiff and glossy, with a unique mottled pattern in brilliant red, gold and green. Each evergreen leaf is quite unique, creating…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Containers

  • Longevity: Shrub

Just£29.99

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Desmodium 'The Dancing Plant'

Desmodium is one of the few plants capable of rapid movement, and has enraptured plant hunters and naturalists for centuries. Even more astoundingly, and still unexplained by science, the foliage will also respond to certain sounds. Height 90cm (30in).  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Containers
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Annual

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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

Just£17.99

despatch by end of march 2019

Hebe 'Margret' - Patio

Hebe make superb evergreen shrubs for sunny, well drained borders. Hebe 'Margret? is a pretty cultivar with sky blue flower spikes that are borne in profusion throughout the summer months, often with a second flush in autumn. The nectar rich blooms attract…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of march 2019

Buddleja 'Silver Anniversary'

Buddleja 'Silver Anniversary' bears honey scented white panicles that contrast softly with the silvery foliage, which has a woolly texture that glimmers in the sunlight. Thanks to its compact habit and tidy rounded shape, this cultivar will never overrun your garden…  More Info

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

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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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Spiraea japonica 'Double Play Big Bang'

Spiraea Japonica 'Double Play Big Bang' is a brightly coloured little shrub that will brighten up your garden from spring through to autumn. At the start of its season, the leaves of this shrub are coloured a dark, rich orange. They then turn deep yellow…  More Info

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

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Perovskia 'Lacey Blue'

All varieties of Russian Sage have silver-tinted, aromatic foliage that can survive even in dry, chalky ground. Perovskia 'Lacey Blue' can be distinguished by its compact habit, which makes it particularly suitable for planting in patio containers placed…  More Info

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

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Fuchsia 'Hawkshead' (Hardy)

The ever popular and very attractive fuchsia 'Hawkshead' comprises of delicate white flowers that include a trace of green at the tips, which match perfectly to the dark green of the leafy stems, giving a delightful coordinating colour scheme. This pretty fuchsia stands…  More Info

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

Just£9.99

despatch by end of april 2019

Juniperus communis 'Compressa'

Awarded a prestigious RHS AGM, this dwarf conifer has attractive grey-green, needle-like leaves and a neat columnar habit. Juniperus communis 'Compressa' is perfect for adding upright accents to rock gardens, foliage gardens, the front of sunny borders or   More Info

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

  • 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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Pieris japonica 'Passion'

Pieris japonica 'Passion' bears flowing, pinkish red flowers which appear in spring above whorled, vibrant red foliage. This evergreen variety is easy to maintain and requires little pruning. Pieris 'Passion' is an eye-catching shrub that is best in patio   More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • 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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Hydrangea serrata 'Intermedia' (Acuminata)

The compact size of Hydrangea serrata 'Intermedia' makes it the perfect plant for a large container. Also happy in the border in sun or part shade, this lacecap Hydrangea is covered in an abundance of very pretty flowers, each with a tight centre…  More Info

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

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Raspberry 'Ruby Beauty'® (Summer Fruiting)

A completely new concept for growing Raspberries! These compact dwarf raspberry canes reach just 1m (3) high, making them perfect for large patio containers and smaller gardens. Try planting 1 raspberry plant per 10 litre pot, or 3 to a 40…  More Info

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

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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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despatch by end of august 2019

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

Just£12.99

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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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Perennial Ground Cover Collection

Our ground cover collection brings so many benefits, which all lead to one thing: low maintenance gardening. Front of border plants or set them in dappled shade as underplanting to trees and shrubs. This collection includes the following varieties - Arabis 'Lotti…  More Info

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

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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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despatch by end of february 2019

Clerodendrum bungei 'Pink Diamond'

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

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Rhododendron 'Snow Pearl' (Azalea Group)

Enjoy a breathtaking spring display of large gleaming-white, double flowers each spring, which completely cover the dark green foliage. Rhododendron 'Snow Pearl' blends elegantly into any planting scheme, lighting the gloom of shaded borders with its dazzling…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of december 2018

Pieris japonica 'Little Heath'

Pieris japonica 'Little Heath' produces rich, bell-shaped flowers during spring, but the real attraction is the magnificent whorled evergreen foliage with tips that turn pink throughout the year, as well as often being edged with cream. This dwarf shrub only…  More Info

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