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'Shade Loving Container Plants'

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Leucothoe keiskei 'Burning Love'

Leucothoe keiskei 'Burning Love' is an outstanding foliage plant. Its pointed, glossy leaves emerge crimson in spring, maturing to dark green. These leathery leaves provide a fabulous backdrop to more colourful shrubs and perennials throughout the summer,…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of june 2018

Tulip 'Sunset Shades'

Stunning new mix of colours. Bulb size 11/12.  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Bulb

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despatch by end of august 2018

Passiflora Plant Labels




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Bumper Plant Collection

Take advantage of this spectacular offer and transform your garden with this beautiful selection of plants. Fill a border or patio with this vibrant mix of hardy shrubs, summer flowering bulbs and cottage garden perennials, or dot them around to plug gaps for a…  More Info




Just£71.93

despatch by end of november 2018

Polyscias balfouriana (House Plant)

Polyscias balfouriana is an unusual houseplant that loves those tricky shaded positions, away from bright, sunny windows. This slow growing plant develops an upright tree-like appearance with a woody trunk and beautiful canopy of variegated, scallop…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

Just£29.99

despatch by end of july 2018

Clematis 'Asao'

For a boring, drab corner, Clematis 'Asao', a compact cultivar of Clematis, planted in a corner trellis container is highly recommended as it will instantly transform it into a place of beauty. It has gorgeous, large soft pink flowers, with deep pink edges…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • 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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despatch by end of september 2018

Marigold 'Fireball'

Fireball' is a brand new type of marigold that the world hasn't seen before! The buds burst open to reveal a deepred cluster of petals, which then change through shades of ruby until they become a lovely rusty orange!  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Annual

Just£9.99

despatch by end of july 2018

Scabious 'Kudos Collection'

Not just for cottage garden borders, but also fitting well into patio pots, you'll find 'Kudos' a favourite with the bees and butterflies. Even after the blooms have faded, the seedheads remain a feature! We're so confident you'll love this plant, we'll…  More Info

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

Just£16.99

despatch by end of july 2018

Blueberry 'Spartan'

A mid to late season cropper, producing good yields of tasty blue-black coloured berries from July to August. Blueberry 'Spartan' is an attractive bushy plant with white spring flowers that are loved by pollinating insects. In autumn, the small leaves turn…  More Info

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

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Dahlia 'Maxi Bonita'

Dahlias are well loved for their flamboyant blooms and exotic colours - this one is no exception. Dahlia 'Maxi Bonita' is a colourful patio variety, combining a neat, compact habit with vibrant shades of cerise-pink and white.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of july 2018

Begonia 'Funky Pink'

We never thought we'd say it, but we think that Begonia ?Funky Pink? rivals the performance of our best-selling 'Apricot Shades Improved'! Ideal in baskets and containers, thanks to its trailing habit, 'Funky Pink' produces masses of unusually- shaped,…  More Info

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

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Buddleja davidii 'Adonis Blue'

Buddleja davidii 'Adonis Blue' is an essential plant for any wildlife area or cottage garden border, as it will attract butterflies and pollinating insects in droves. Rich indigo blue panicles hang delicately at the end of slender stems adorned with silvery grey…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of june 2018

Hosta fortunei var. aureomarginata

Awarded an RHS AGM, Hosta fortunei var. aureomarginata produces mid-green leaves with irregular pale yellow margins. Leaves are thickly ridged, adding fantastic texture and contrast to shady borders, woodland areas and patio containers. An abundance of lovely<…  More Info

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

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Stock 'Most Scented Mix'

With their spicy, clove-like scent, and tall sturdy stems, these stocks make fantastic cut flowers that bring fragrance and colour to your home. The closely packed flower spikes of this tall, clove scented mix emerge in a blend of at least 6 lovely pastel   More Info

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

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despatch by end of september 2018

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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Rose multiflora nana perpetua 'Garden Party' (Miniature Rose)

Easy to grow from seed and bred to have improved germination, this lightly-scented mini rose will flower in the first year from a January to March sowing. Ideal for bedding, edging and containers, 'Garden Party''s pretty shades of pink, rose and white will…  More Info

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

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Clematis 'Blue Ravine'

Clematis 'Blue Ravine' boasts wide, lavender blue sepals, which contrast wonderfully with its dark purple anthers. An eye-catching cultivar and a lovely addition to the garden, 'Blue Ravine' flowers from May to June, and then again in late summer. Its compact…  More Info

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

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Hosta 'Guacamole'

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

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Potentilla fruticosa 'Hopleys Orange'

This small deciduous Cinquefoil is a great performer, bringing colour to the garden throughout summer and into the autumn when it is covered in masses of small blooms. Each of the bright, bold flowers has a yellow centre with dark orange petals fading to a lighter…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of june 2018

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 flowers, and…  More Info

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

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Clematis 'Yukikomachi'

Clematis 'Yukikomachi' is an unusual, elegant Japanese variety of Old Man's Beard. The hardy climber's most notable features are its pale lilac - almost white - flowers, with petals tinted with a wash of feint purple. These blooms can be seen in their full glory in the…  More Info

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

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Clematis 'Pink Fantasy'

Despite its common name, the appearance of Clematis 'Pink Fantasy' is very different to that of an Old Man's Beard. Its rose tinted flowers, which bloom in July, August and September, are adorned with a dark pink stripe, while its compact, green foliage makes an…  More Info

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

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Thuja occidentalis 'Mirjam'

Thuja occidentalis 'Mirjam' is a delightful evergreen which will make a valuable addition to any garden throughout the year. During the winter months, it adopts rich hues of deep orange, green and bronze. A compact evergreen, Thuja occidentalis 'Mirjam' is virtually…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Tree

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Quince 'Leskovac' (patio)

A productive and hardy quince with a neat dwarf habit that makes it perfect for small gardens and patio containers. Like its larger cousins, Quince 'Leskovac' is clothed in beautiful rounded silver leaves and pretty green-pink flowers in spring. The fragrant,…  More Info

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

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Nandina domestica 'Blush Pink'

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

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despatch by end of june 2018

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Endless Summer - Bloomstar'

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Bloomstruck' flowers from May until September and throughout these months this shrub is full of beautiful flowerheads, each measuring up to 13cm in size, that grow on bright red shoots. What is fascinating about this Hydrangea is that the colours…  More Info

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

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Petunia 'Orange Punch'

Plant breeders have been trying for many years to breed the perfect orange petunia, and we think they've finally cracked it with Petunia 'Orange Punch'! Tropical sunset shades on compact, bushy petunia plants offer something truly different for your…  More Info

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

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Snowdrop (Single-flowered)

Drifts of graceful nodding snowdrops signal winters end with an understated elegance. These native beauties love to shelter in dappled shade at the base of trees and shrubs, but look equally ay home in an alpine garden, or naturalised in grass. Why not try…  More Info

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

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Snowdrop (Double-flowered)

Drifts of graceful nodding snowdrops signal winters end with an understated elegance. These native beauties love to shelter in dappled shade at the base of trees and shrubs, but look equally ay home in an alpine garden, or naturalised in grass. Why not try…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Dappled shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Green
  • Longevity: Bulb

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Gaillardia 'Arizona Sun'

Tough as old bootsis one way we've heard gaillardia described! They almost thrive on neglect and love hot, dry conditions. A true perennial - they'll flower all summer and again next year too  More Info

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

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Clematis repens

Unique semi-evergreen summer-flowering clematis. Hundreds of robust and waxy, yellow droplet blooms cover the plant for weeks. Plant in the garden or in a container, choosing a sunny or part-shaded spot out of the wind. We think you'll love  More Info

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

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Gentiana cruciata

This much-loved flower of the high mountains makes a great feature at home in a rockery, alpine border or a container. Gentiana cruciata bears its intensely blue flowers at the tips of short, 30cm (12) stems. This Crosswort Gentian is the easiest to grow of all…  More Info

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

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Aquilegia vulgaris var. stellata 'Nora Barlow'

Aquilegia 'Nora Barlow' is a wonderful perennial which is loved for its unusual 'pompom'-shaped flowers. This is a great Columbine for the traditional cottage garden and it looks equally at home in contemporary planting schemes and even on the woodland…  More Info

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

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Heuchera 'Prince of Silver'

A fast growing foliage perennial with the added bonus of airy cream-pink flower spikes in spring. Deep purple foliage overlaid with a silver sheen turns vibrant violet come autumn. Add as foliage contrast in mixed containers alongside your favourite seasonal…  More Info

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

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Salvia farinacea 'Farina Series'

Years of careful selection have resulted in these superb salvia plants. We're so impressed, we've awarded them 'Best in Class' as they're the longest flowering seed-raised salvia we've come across.  More Info

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

Just£9.99

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