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'Plants For Winter Containers'

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Skimmia japonica 'Rubella'

Perfect for giving all-year interest in a shady spot in the garden, Skimmia japonica 'Rubella' makes a neat mound of glossy rosettes of aromatic evergreen foliage. Distinctive red buds bring colour throughout the winter months, opening as deliciously…  More Info

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

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Chrysanthemum x hortorum 'Anastasia'

A winter Aster, Chrysanthemum x hortorum 'Anastasia' flowers from September until November. The flowers are a warm pink and medium sized. This variety of Chrysanthemum is perfect for mixed patio and decking containers, containing Ivy,…  More Info

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

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Fern 'Fantastic Ghost'

* New in 2015This hardy collection of four popular varieties will thrive in both borders and containers. From the dusky green- grey colour of 'Ghost', to the deep red stems of 'Ursula's Red' these ferns are a great way of adding architectural forms to a shady…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Dappled shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

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Polyanthus 'Crescendo® Mixed' F1 Hybrid (Pre-Planted Pot)

Spring isn't spring without colourful polyanthus - Best In Class for polyanthus - RHS Award of Garden Merit Give your garden a dose of springtime magic and banish the winter gloom. Polyanthus 'Crescendo®' paints a rainbow of colour with its large…  More Info

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

Just£14.99

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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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Aronia x prunifolia 'Brilliant'

Aronia is a useful plant for all seasons, thanks to the fragrant spring flowers, red autumn foliage and winter berries, which are also edible. The ripe berries are semi-sweet and contain some Vitamin C. Chokeberry is an easy to grow shrub,   More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • 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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Lucky Dip Winter Bedding Mix

With our Lucky Dip Winter Bedding Mix you can let us do the design work for you, taking the strain out of choosing winter bedding planting options! You can plant this mix in containers and baskets or beds and borders, and be…  More Info

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

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Acacia dealbata

Pompom yellow mimosa flowers are produced on this evergreen tree against a backdrop of feathery foliage. In spring the scented, nectar-rich blooms provide a valuable source of food for bees and other insects. In mild parts of the UK, Acacia dealbata plants  More Info

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

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Cornus alba 'Baton Rouge'

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

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Salvia 'Neon'




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Fragrant Winter Shrub Collection

We've put together a special collection of shrubs, especially for the winter months when little else is happening in the garden. These wonderful shrubs will not only give you some much needed floral outdoor decoration, but will also enhance your outdoor…  More Info

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

Just£19.99

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Spring Onion 'Winter White Bunching'

A dual purpose onion that resists bulbing up enabling it to be pulled for a longer period than regular varieties. Spring Onion Winter White Bunching has excellent overwintering qualities, can be sown either late August for late May pulling or in…  More Info

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

Just£1.99

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Pansy 'Envy'

A breeding breakthrough! The Green Pansy! Amazing, olive-green blooms borne on compact, bushy plants, flowering over a long period. Suitable for borders or containers in winter or summer displays. Occasionally changeable weather conditions…  More Info

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

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Squash 'Butterbush' F1 Hybrid (Winter)

Perfect for growing in the vegetable plot or in containers on the patio.  More Info

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

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Squash 'High Sugar Mixed' F1 Hybrid (Winter)

Here's four 'highsugar' varieties to offer home-growers an attractive mix of fruits to brighten the veg patch and the dinner plate.  More Info

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

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Bonsai Zelkova (House Plant)

Zelkova or Japanese Elm as it is better known is a deciduous tree with a lovely upright habit. The bright green, pointed leaves have attractive toothed edges. This species is widely grown as a bonsai specimen, prized for its flaking bark and attractive arching…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Tree

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Bonsai Ligustrum (House Plant)

Ligustrum makes a superb choice for beginners, being reasonably easy to train into an attractive evergreen Bonsai. Better known as Privet, these hardy trees are undemanding and respond well to pruning. The small, dark green leaves form a dense crown above a broad…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Containers
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Tree

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Primrose 'Bonneli Mixed' Pre-Planted Basket

For hassle-free gardening, look no further than our pre-planted baskets for easy seasonal colour. We're always on the look out for ways to make life simpler for our gardening customers. So what could be easier hanging baskets which are…  More Info

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

Just£14.99

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Lewisia cotyledon 'Galaxy Mixed'

Attractive, showy plants ideal for growing in rockeries or containers. Dense rosettes of foliage will produce flamboyant flowers in shades of rose-red, pink, salmon and orange. Protect plants from winter wet. Height: 15-30cm (6-12in)  More Info

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

Just£3.99

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Polyanthus 'Most Scented Mix'

We've sniffed all the polyanthus we could fi nd to be able to make up this exclusive mix for you! Each fresh colour has a lovely, strong fragrance, creating a true scent of spring. The vigorous plants are perfect for patio containers or the…  More Info

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

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Viola 'Bunny Ears'

Cheeky little violas that retain that classic pansy face beneath unsually long ?rabbit ear? top petals. The compact plants are perfect for smaller containers or planting pockets in rockeries and borders ? you can even sow them in cracks in…  More Info

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

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Agapanthus 'Headbourne Hybrids'

Free flowering with large round heads of true blue flowers growing into a thick established clump. Truly hardy. Bold, attractive bulbous plants for sheltered borders, tubs, containers etc. Elegant strap shaped leaves and bunches of blue flowers on 2…  More Info

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

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Bumper Spring Bulb Collection

A great value collection of 425 spring bulbs that will bring wonderful colour to your garden to chase the winter greys away. Enjoy an array of brightly coloured flowers that can either be planted amongst your perennials or in borders and containers  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

Just£9.99

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Kale 'Scarlet'

Highly decorative, dark green, red veined leaves which show more colour as colder weather approaches. Kale Scarlet can be eaten as a 'salad leaf'. Mature plants show excellent winter hardiness, supplying fresh winter greens when they can often be…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Containers

  • Longevity: Annual

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Primrose 'Autumn Colours Mixed' (Garden Ready)

Winter primroses so quick to flower, you'll get a show this autumn! The perfect primrose for long lasting patio containers, baskets and borders.  More Info

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

Just£14.99

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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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Pansy 'Frizzle Sizzle' Mixed

Plant a rainbow of colours and frills that bring your garden to life during late winter and spring. Cheery blooms on compact plants with a hint of pansy scent and incredible flowering performance. Pansy 'Frizzle Sizzle' is ideal for  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Beds
  • Flower Colour: Mixed
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Rose Lily Grass

Quick and easy to grow, these new lily grass plug plants will certainly appeal to the impatient gardener! In just 6 weeks after planting, your plants will explode into colour and flower. Plants tend to flower prolifically as each plug   More Info

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

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Clematis cirrhosa 'Jingle Bells'

Nodding, bell shaped flowers appear in the depth of winter when few other plants dare to bloom. The elegant sweetly scented blooms are followed by attractive fluffy seedheads which contrast beautifully with its cloak of evergreen foliage. Clematis 'Jingle…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Walls & Fences
  • Flower Colour: Cream
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Rocket

A little known but very useful salad plant, Rocket can be used raw in salads or cooked lightly when it makes a delicious spinach substitute. Late summer sowings of Rocket will carry on cropping into the winter if the plants are protected by cloches  More Info

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

Just£2.29

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Viola x williamsiana 'Sweeties'

The best ever dwarf Viola for containers! A unique mixture of small, attractive bicoloured flowers resembling tiny sweets. Compact plants are smothered in masses of flowers over a very long period, making it ideal for summer or winter  More Info

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

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Salvia 'Hot Lips'

For eye-catching colour in your summer borders or patio containers look no further than the Salvia jamensis 'Hot Lips'. This beautiful, bushy perennial has the most delightful open-mouthed red and white bicolour blooms which when the weather is very hot…  More Info

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

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Cranberry 'Pilgrim'

This low growing evergreen has small leathery leaves and a lax habit, making it ideal for creating a cascading effect in containers or hanging baskets. The tiny pink flowers are followed by juicy dark-red berries with a distinctive tart flavour. If left…  More Info

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

Just£5.00

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Hebe 'Super Red'

Selected from Hebe ?Red Edge? parentage, this hardy evergreen shrub is virtually identical, but with much improved colouring to its winter foliage.  More Info

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

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Rhododendron 'Mother's Day' (Azalea Group)

Pillar box-red, semi double flowers smother this prolific evergreen Azalea during late spring. In winter the glossy green leaves turn to a rich shade of bronze.  More Info

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

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