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'Shade Loving Perenials'

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Achillea millefolium 'Summer Pastels'

Achillea millefolium 'Summer Pastels' has aromatic foliage and large, flat flower heads in interesting pastel shades which will create a wonderful tapestry of summer colour. It is a tough and reliable Yarrow, which thrives on light sandy soils and copes well with…  More Info

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

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Crab Apple 'Diable Rouge'

Deep plum purple, fully double blooms give this traditional border Carnation a luxuriant appearance. The clove-scented flowers are set against a background of slender grey-green leaves that remain evergreen throughout the year.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of january 2018

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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, and…  More Info

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

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Waldsteinia ternata

Waldsteinia ternata is a shade loving, perennial, groundcover plant. It has a dense mat of weed suppressing purple-green foliage, that is quite similar to strawberry leaves. In early spring small, yellow buttercup type flowers emerge that last until late…  More Info

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

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Potentilla tridentata 'Nuuk'

Potentilla tridentata 'Nuuk' is an evergreen, low growing plant and an ideal choice for the rockery or alpine garden, or for groundcover in a low maintenance garden. Its glossy dark green leaves sometimes turn to bronze and red wine shades during the winter…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of july 2018

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Euphorbia palustris (Marginal Aquatic)

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

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Carex oshimensis 'Evergold'

The subtle shading of green and gold are the highlight of Carex 'Evergold'. The slender evergreen leaves will bring graceful movement to both sunny spots or shaded areas of the garden. Carex 'Evergold' is perfect for rock gardens, edging for borders, patio…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Brown
  • 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 the…  More Info

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

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Knautia macedonica 'Melton Pastels'

Knautia macedonica 'Melton Pastels' is a delightful plant, that looks fantastic planted in colourful cottage garden or informal garden borders. This variety of Knautia has pin cushion flowers, in gentle shades of pink, rose and crimson on slender, airy, tall…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of march 2018

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Lobelia siphilitica f. albiflora 'Alba' (Marginal Aquatic)

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

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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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despatch by end of may 2018

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Hellebore 'Christmas Carol'

A particularly lovely variety of a classic herbaceous perennial. Helleborus niger ?Christmas Carol? bears gleaming white blooms with a central crown of prominent yellow stamens.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of december 2017

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Hamamelis x intermedia 'Arnold Promise'

Fragrant bright yellow flowers. Could you imagine a shrub that flowered it's heart out, even when it's chilly and frosty? The witch-hazel is a much-loved garden plant, with fragrant, spidery, bright yellow flowers that cover the bare branches in the depths of winter, a…  More Info

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

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Geranium cantabrigiense 'Biokovo'

A very pretty hardy Geranium producing clusters of silky, palest pink flowers with pink stamens, throughout June and July. Geranium cantabrigiense 'Biokovo' is a vigorous, semi-evergreen perennial with a mat-forming habit, making it ideal as a groundcover plant.…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of march 2018

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Hosta 'Wide Brim'

Hostas are loved for their bold foliage that provide interest in very shaded areas of the garden, where other plants would struggle to grow. Hosta 'Wide Brim' is a striking variety, that has variegated foliage with deep green centres and pale creamy-yellow…  More Info

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

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Pachysandra terminalis 'Variegata'

Japanese Spurge is a useful ground cover plant, thriving in those difficult shaded areas on almost any soil. If the emerald green foliage of the species is too oppressive then add a splash of colour with this light reflecting variegated form.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of february 2018

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Phlox paniculata 'Rembrandt'

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

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despatch by end of march 2018

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Brunnera macrophylla 'Starry Eyes'

Shady areas in your garden needn't be dull and difficult! Try this fabulous perennial which is as tough as old boots and just loves the shade. It's very quick and easy to establish and you'll be thrilled with the results - showers of truly beautiful two…  More Info

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

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Brunnera macrophylla 'Sea Heart'

Brunnera macrophylla 'Sea Heart' produces particularly thick leaves, reducing the risk of scorch. Elegant pale blue and pink flowers, similar to Forget-Me-Nots, are produced during spring. The shining, silver foliage features unique grey-green veining. Brunnera 'Sea…  More Info

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

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Shasta Daisy 'Real Dream'

Compact Shasta Daisy 'Real Dream' is perfect for sun or shade in a small garden or at the front of a mixed border where the pretty daisy-like flowers will put on a good show in July and August each year. The neat blooms of this Leucanthemum are pale yellow,…  More Info

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

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Dianthus 'Dynasty Mixed'

More elegant than the common Sweet William, these dianthus have a potent fragrance, set to stun your gardening guests!  More Info

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

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Lupin 'Noble Maiden'

The traditional beloved Lupin is a must for every cottage garden. Strikingly elegant, the Lupin 'Noble Maiden' provides stunning vertical displays of pure white blooms which tower above clumps of palmate leafage. Lupin 'Noble Maiden' is the perfect choice for bringing a…  More Info

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

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Veronica spicata 'Royal Candles'

Small in stature but big in impact! Veronica spicata 'Royal Candles' produces lots of large purple-blue, upright flower spikes above neat clumps of foliage. Flowering in abundance from June to August, this herbaceous perennial is ideal for adding summer colour to the…  More Info

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

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Bergenia 'Dragonfly Angel Kiss'

Bergenia 'Dragonfly Angel Kiss' produces stunning white flowers in spring that age to the palest pink. The shining evergreen foliage changes to a rich shade of claret over the winter, making it brilliant for providing striking ground cover. Commonly known as…  More Info

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

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Astilbe White

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

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Hosta fortunei 'Albomarginata'

Eye-catching, heart-shaped leaves with thin white edges form tidy clumps. Hosta fortunei 'Albomarginata' is a fantastic hardy perennial for ground cover in woodland gardens, shady borders and patio containers, where the variegated leaves brighten up even the darkest…  More Info

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

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Foxglove Lucky Dip

Foxgloves are well loved hardy perennials because they are undemanding and easy to grow which makes them perfect for dotting through borders or planted in the dappled shade of trees. The upright flower spikes always attract bees, making Digitalis ideal for…  More Info

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

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Foxglove Collection

Foxgloves are well loved hardy perennials because they are undemanding and easy to grow - perfect for dotting through borders or planted in the dappled shade of trees. Their beautiful flower spikes will add a strong vertical element to summer planting…  More Info




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Foxglove Collection

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

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Primrose 'Elizabeth'

You'll be amazed at the colour changing blooms of spring-flowering Primrose 'Elizabeth', each bloom looks different day by day as they work through a myriad of yellow and pink shades. It's a shape changer too! Young blooms start out frilly, with petals…  More Info

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

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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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Calendula 'Winter Wonders Collection'

Flowers four times longer than other calendulas. Hardy down to -15ºC. Excellent for pots and baskets. Grow a summer favourite right through winter! There will hardly be a month goes by when these calendula won't be in bloom! Advancements in English pot marigold breeding…  More Info

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

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Astilbe Red

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

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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 give your…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Mixed
  • 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 edge.…  More Info

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

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Begonia x tuberhybrida 'Patio Apricot Shades Improved' F1 Hybrid

If you've enjoyed 'Apricot Shadesin your baskets, then you'll love this new patio version of our best-selling begonia. You get the same vibrant colour mix and excellent all-weather performance with the added bonus of the stunning blooms sitting well above the…  More Info

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

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