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Tacca chantrieri 'Nivea'

This rare white form of the ever popular Bat Plant offers shiny, dark green leaves and in 2-3 years when mature, magnificent white, green veined blooms with long tentacles. A thought- provoking plant for the home or conservatory  More Info

  • Sun shade: Dappled shade
  • Grows in: Indoor Plant
  • Flower Colour: Purple
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Geranium pratense 'Splish Splash™'

One of the most beautiful, striking and unusual Perennial Geraniums with mauve-blue splashes and flecks on pure white petals, each 3cm ( 1/4in) flower head appearing to be individually designed and painted. A fascinating, rare and prized border plant, coming…  More Info

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

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Kingfisher Suet Cake with Mealworms

The Kingfisher Suet Cake with Mealworms  More Info




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Fritillaria meleagris (Mixed)

The captivating bell shaped flowers of this charming fritillary are instantly recognizable by their distinctive snakes-skin markings. A sprinkling of snakes head fritillaries are a sight to behold when naturalised in damp woodlands or informal areas of grass. These…  More Info

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

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Calycanthus chinensis

Rarely found in gardens, Calycanthus chinensis deserves to be much more widely grown. This handsome deciduous shrub forms a bushy, medium sized plant cloaked in glossy, mid-green foliage that turns to buttery yellow in autumn. In early summer it bears white,…  More Info

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

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Sequoiadendron giganteum

Sequoiadendron giganteum is the king of the Redwoods reaching colossal proportions in its native USA origins. Wellingtonia, as it is often called, prefers a dry climate and therefore rarely reaches its highest potential in the UK, but does nonetheless make a very…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Tree

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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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Antirrhinum majus 'Double Madame Butterfly Mixed' F1 Hybrid

A flower in an entirely new form. Its large completely double, azalea-shaped blooms provide a riot of colour and its reliability and impressiveness are borne out by rare award of an All-America and All-Britain Selections Bronze Medal. Ideal for borders, bedding…  More Info

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

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Aquilegia viridiflora 'Chocolate Soldier'

This rare, choice species features delicate, nodding, chocolate-brown, 15cm (0.5in) blooms from late spring onwards. The neatly compact plants are perfect for borders and rockeries. A collector's item. Height: 30-35cm (12-14 inches)  More Info

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

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Strelitzia reginae 'Mandela's Gold'

The rarely-offered, golden-yellow bird of paradise! After 20 years of hand pollination and selection by the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, a small quantity of seed became available in 1994. Since then T&M has tried to introduce this variety into its catalogue.…  More Info

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

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Peony 'Garden Treasure'

The very best Peony that money can buy! A rare hybrid between border and tree peony, still very much sought after for UK gardens. Plants give a statuesque, upright, tree peony habit and with more than 50, highly fragrant blooms each year. Peonies last for decades…  More Info

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

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Geranium pratense 'Purple Haze'

One of the hardy Geranium discoveries of the century! 'Purple Hazeis a stunning plant, producing amazing foliage with a unique bronze-purple hue, a shade rarely seen in hardy Geranium foliage. The leaves are deepest in shade during spring, gradually changing to…  More Info

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

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Poppy 'Bridal White'

Rarely-seen, pure white field poppies. The simple purity of this single colour, Poppy Bridal White makes a dramatic display when sown in drifts in borders in the autumn or spring  More Info

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

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Lisianthius nigrescens

The blackest flower in the world! This rare and completely unique plant is little known outside its native Mexico. Long, tubular, truly black flowers are set against large lanceolate leaves making this rarely- offered exotic an eye-catching and dramatic…  More Info

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

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Tacca chantrieri 'Green Isle'

An unusual and rarely offered selection that has intriguing dusky green blooms with bat-like, long green tentacles. Flowers in 2-3 years from seed.  More Info

  • Sun shade: Dappled shade
  • Grows in: Indoor Plant
  • Flower Colour: Green
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Amsonia tabernaemontana

Starry clusters of elegant pale blue Amsonia flowers appear from spring to midsummer. This rarely seen perennial deserves better recognition in gardens for its long flowering period and reliable performance year after year. Amsonia tabernaemontana grows happily…  More Info

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

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Meconopsis baileyi 'Alba'

Rarely-seen, stunning white form of the famous Himalayan blue poppy. Pure white silky petals surround golden stamens making this a real eye-catcher, particularly as it's ideal for damp, shady borders where other plants might not thrive. The 7-10cm (3-4in) blooms are 99%…  More Info

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

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Aralia elata 'Variegata'

Grown for its striking variegated foliage, Aralia elata 'Variegata' is a rare Japanese shrub or small tree with very large pinnate foliage splashed with white margins and paler undersides. Large panicles of small white flowers form in late summer and early autumn…  More Info

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

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Loropetalum chinense var. rubrum 'Fire Dance'

This handsome shrub is always marvelled at, for it's unique, tasselled blooms, dipped in crimson-red. They'll enjoy a sheltered corner of the garden, and reward you with their showy firecracker-like blooms and colourful foliage. Not as well known as it should be, this…  More Info

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

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Daphne gemmata 'Royal Crown'

This rare and sought after deciduous shrub of compact habit originates from China. The glossy green leaves and clusters of pretty yellow flowers make a stunning show on the patio. Blooming from late spring to summer, the yellow flowers are sought after by bees…  More Info

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

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Meconopsis 'Union Jack' Collection

We've put together a collection of these wonderful perennial poppy plants for you for a patriotic display in your summer border: Meconopsis Napaulensis, Meconopsis betonicifolia 'Alba' and Meconopsis betonicifolia.  More Info

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

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Cherry 'Stardust Coveu'

Cherry ?Stardust? is notable as the first self-fertile white cherry! The red-blushed fruits have an exceptional sweet flavour and show good resistance to splitting after summer rains. This is a strong growing variety with good vigour, producing good yields of sweet…  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Tree

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Meconopsis baileyi 'Hensol Violet'

Indulge yourself by growing this rare, mauve form of the exquisite Himalayan Blue Poppy. Scintillating, silky blooms aloft downy foliage give an absolutely breathtaking effect when planted in groups in shady borders and woodland areas. A collector's item for the…  More Info

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

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Pinkcurrant 'Gloire de Sablon'

Rarely available in shops, the fruit of pink Currant 'Gloire de Sablon' are highly desirable for decorating desserts, or making summer puddings, jams and jellies. The remarkable soft, translucent pink currants have a delightful fragrance and a juicy, sweet…  More Info

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

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Fuchsia 'Marble Orange King'

Giant 6 inch blooms, swirled in pink and rare orange tones. Snap up this unique fuchsia while you can. Ideal for hanging baskets, windowboxes and patio pots.  More Info

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

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Foxglove 'Alba'

Marvellous large pure white spikes, a rare and unusual colour. Magnificent in the border in sun or part shade and very useful as a cut flower. Flowers early summer  More Info

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

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Viburnum 'Le Bois Marquis'

The stunning foliage of Viburnum 'Le Bois Marquis' make it a rare beauty for any garden. Emerging bronze-red tinted in spring, the leaves mature through to a dark green by summer, which also brings panicles of fragrant, white flowers.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of september 2019

Hamamelis x intermedia 'Pallida'

Hamamelis x intermedia 'Pallida' bears spidery, sulphur-yellow flowers with a sweet perfume that carries on the chilly winter air. From December through to February this hardy, deciduous shrub provides a rare splash of colour in the winter garden.  More Info

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

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Hamamelis x intermedia 'Pallida'

Hamamelis x intermedia 'Pallida' bears spidery, sulphur-yellow flowers with a sweet perfume that carries on the chilly winter air. From December through to February this hardy, deciduous shrub provides a rare splash of colour in the winter garden.  More Info

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

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Lily 'Black Jewel'

Rare and mysterious, black flowers always generate interest and fascination amongst collectors, as well as amateur growers. 'Black Jewel' is one of the darkest lilies currently available, and is a luxurious and expensive favourite of florists. So why not grow…  More Info

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

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Primula vulgaris

Without doubt this native British plant is one of the most beautiful of the Primula family and an excellent garden plant. The flowers are of softest yellow, a colour very rare among flowers, and are deliciously scented. Happy in full sun or part shade. Flowers…  More Info

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

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Knautia macedonica

One of the finest perennials for the border we have seen. It has a very long season of flowering lasting well into the autumn and early winter. The dense, double, pin cushion scabious like flowers are a brilliantly strong cherry red, a rare colour in border…  More Info

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

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Calycanthus x raulstonii 'Hartlage Wine'

Not widely known, Calycanthus x raulstonii 'Hartlage Wine' is a rare but delightful, multi-stemmed shrub with upright to arching branches, bearing lustrous green, oval leaves. The flowers are a rich shade of burgundy red, touched with a hint of cream in the…  More Info

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

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Peony 'Trio' Collection

A classic shape and style, but with a modern twist, 'Candy Stripe' boasts unique flower marbling and a strong fruity fragrance. Make use of the addictive spring blooms in cut flower displays, year after year. 'Garden Treasure' is a rare hybrid between a border…  More Info

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

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Clematis napaulensis

Rare and unusual clematis variety originating from Nepal and parts of China. It loses all its foliage in early summer and remains dormant until the autumn when it puts on lush new foliage which is followed by large clusters of stunning, scented pendulous flowers.…  More Info

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

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Sequoiadendron giganteum 'Glaucum'

A rarely seen blue selection of this spectacular Redwood, with steely coloured foliage and deeply furrowed, spongy, chestnut-red bark. Sequoiadendron giganteum ?Glaucum? has an upright, columnar habit that is slightly narrower than the species but equally…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Tree

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