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'Shrubs For Small Gardens'

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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…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of november 2019

Lavatera x clementii 'Barnsley Baby'

A dwarf version of a cottage garden favourite! Compact and floriferous, Lavatera 'Barnsley Baby' is perfect for patio containers and small gardens. The well branched habit and racemes of saucer-shaped, soft pink blooms will certainly draw the…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of june 2019

Euonymus alatus 'Compactus'

A dwarf Spindle with a neat, compact habit ? perfect for small gardens, hedges and confined spaces! The branches have the same conspicuous, corky wings as its larger cousins, which make a lovely feature in winter when the leaves have been shed.…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of july 2019

Sambucus nigra f. porphyrophylla 'Black Tower'

Sambucus nigra porphyrophylla 'Black Tower' has the most wonderfully deep, dark, dense and compact foliage and with its upright habit makes it a great Elder for small gardens. Sambucus is a great specimen plant too as it has the most unusual,…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of june 2019

Daphne odora 'Rebecca'

A sport of Daphne odora 'Aureomarginata', and in most ways identical, except for the variegated foliage that gives it a quite unique appearance. Each evergreen leaf of Daphne odora 'Rebecca? sports a broad, creamy-yellow margin that makes a real impact.…  More Info




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Ceanothus thyrsiflorus var. repens

Ceanothus Thyrsiflorus Repens (Californian Lilac) is perfect for the front of a border as it naturally forms a small mound that is evergreen and frost hardy. It is perfect for adding some structure and ground cover to cottage gardens and…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of june 2019

Potentilla fruticosa 'Kobold'

Potentilla fruticosa 'Kobold' is a tiny shrub of just 60cm (24) high, but it creates such a wonderful splash of colour that it will always lift the spirits and bring pleasure to any gardener. It is smothered in flowers of a delicate buttery yellow all…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of july 2019

Philadelphus 'Manteau d'Hermine'

Although pure white in colour, the attractive, double blooms of Philadelphus 'Manteau d'Hermine' have an unusual, orange blossom scent. It is this quality that gives the RHS AGM plant its alternative name, Mock Orange. When the flowers appear in June, they attract bees,…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of july 2019

Spiraea japonica 'Magic Carpet'

Loved by gardeners across the UK for its striking foliage, Spiraea 'Magic Carpet' is the deserved holder of a prestigious RHS Award of Garden Merit. From early summer onwards, the brilliant foliage adds a striking background for the bright…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Fuchsia Hardy Complete Collection

Hardy Fuchsias are a must have for every garden! Throughout summer these small shrubs are cloaked in flamboyant blooms in a rainbow of colours. At their best when dotted throughout mixed borders, they provide a constant display, filling…  More Info

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

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Berberis thunbergii 'Inspiration'

Berberis thunbergii 'Inspiration' produces kaleidoscopic leaves in maroon, pink and white for an eye-catching addition to the garden. This fun little Barberry is a dwarf, slow-growing deciduous shrub which takes on vibrant colour in the autumn.…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Weigela 'Bristol Ruby'

Weigela 'Bristol Ruby' is a lovely flowering shrub that is perfect for borders in medium and large sized gardens. One of the larger varieties of Weigela, it can reach a maximum height of 2.5 metres. Plum coloured buds bloom in late spring and early…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Hydrangea paniculata 'Sundae Fraise'

Transform balconies and patios with the strawberry sundae coloured blooms of this perfectly proportioned hydrangea. The bushy, short red-brown stems produce an abundance of green and white flowers which turn pink from August onwards.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of september 2019

Prunus nipponica 'Brilliant'

Why not bring the glamour of the orient to your garden with the exquisite Japanese Alpine Cherry or Prunus nipponica 'Brilliant'. Being relatively small, this shrub is perhaps best suited to compact gardens, outdoor spaces or even patio…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Hydrangea paniculata 'Pinky Winky'

Hydrangea paniculata are tough, hardy, weatherproof shrubs which can give big impact in borders, and can last for many years. Hydrangea 'Pinky Winky' is short, compact and can be trained as a flowering hedge or in large patio containers. Hydrangea…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Berberis Trio

This trio of deciduous Japanese Barberry shrubs are perfect for creating impact in gardens where space is at a premium. Each variety boasts a narrow, columnar habit and bright, colourful foliage. In late spring, the small yellow flowers prove…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of july 2019

Rhodotypos scandens

Native to China, Rhodotypos scandens, also known as Jet Bead or White Kerria, is a deciduous shrub with arching branches, but which remains fairly compact, making it suitable for borders of small and medium sized gardens. In late spring and…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of june 2019

Cherry 'Kojo-no-mai'

Kojo-no-Mai has some of the most delicate cherry blossom of all; bridal white and blushed pink in the centre and with the added bonus of burnt orange autumn foliage.  More Info

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

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Cotoneaster horizontalis

Cotoneaster horizontalis is a well loved deciduous shrub with a spreading,'herringbone' branching habit making superb groundcover. It is especially eye catching as a wall shrub, trained onto wires. In May Cotoneaster horizontalis is adorned with small<…  More Info

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

Just£11.99

despatch by end of august 2019

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…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of june 2019

Hypericum 'Hidcote'

Hypericum are a low-maintenance and easy to grow evergreen shrub for small, medium or large-sized gardens. St. John's Wort will grow in virtually any type of soil, rewarding you with golden-yellow blooms from July through to October.  More Info

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

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Euphorbia 'Rudolph'

A dwarf evergreen shrub, this Euphorbia x martini cultivar, or 'Martin's spurge' is perfect for small city gardens, in either borders or planters. Its unusual foliage offers all year round greenery, and is extremely low maintenance. Euphorbia…  More Info

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

Just£17.99

despatch by end of august 2019

Weigela 'Naomi Campbell'

A superb deciduous shrub for small gardens, Weigela 'Naomi Campbell' produces dramatic dark purple leaves and deep raspberry-pink, trumpet-shaped flowers in May and June. Perfectly proportioned for patio containers, this dwarf Weigela…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of july 2019

Vinca minor

If you are looking for a plant that will bloom all summer long, then look no further than Lesser Periwinkle. One of the most resilient plants that you can buy, this vigorous, low grow shrub will grow happily in nearly any garden position, from full…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of september 2019

Rhododendron 'Silvester' (Azalea Group)

A charming little evergreen Azalea which forms a dense, compact mound of glossy green foliage. From early May, Rhododendron 'Silvester' is smothered with small, funnel-shaped pink blooms, each with a darker rosy-red throat.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of september 2019

Weigela florida 'Pink Poppet'

A dwarf variety of Weigela, Weigela florida 'Pink Poppet' is a perfect small shrub for the front of borders, when planted in a line, or as a stand alone specimen in small and medium sized gardens. It is also a great flowering shrub<…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of june 2019

Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku'

Japanese maples are the perfect option for adding dramatic autumn leaf colour to the garden, as well as year round shape and structure. Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku' is by far one of the best, grown as a large deciduous shrub or small tree; it…  More Info

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

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Physocarpus opulifolius 'Little Angel'

This small and compact variety of Ninebark is absolutely ideal for planting in garden borders or in pots on a patio. Its lush, deep burgundy foliage initially emerges as an orange red colour and slowly deepens its hue as it matures, giving it a…  More Info

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

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Yucca filamentosa

Also known as Adam's needle and thread, this unusual architectural plant forms a low clump of evergreen sword-shaped leaves with curious, fine curly filaments along the the leaf edges. From late summer, a truly spectacular flower spike emerges, rocketing up to 2 metres…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Potentilla fruticosa 'Lemon Meringue' First Editions

Throughout the months from June to October, enjoy masses of small double flowers with petals of light yellow fading to a pale creamy colour at the tips! This very pretty Shrubby Cinquefoil is a real delight which will brighten the garden with its cheery…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Rhus glabra 'Laciniata'

For gardeners looking for a deciduous shrub that is a bit more unusal and less bushy than many other types, Rhus glabra 'Laciniata' is an interesting option. It is a good sized plant for medium and large gardens and is…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of september 2019

Sea Buckthorn (Hedging)

This is a great choice for a hedge in a location where the growing conditions are challenging. Sea Buckthorn prefers dry, almost sandy soil, thriving where other shrubs might struggle to grow. It is a most attractive shrub with small and…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Beds
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Shrub

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despatch by end of november 2019

Aronia melanocarpa 'Hugin'

The Chokeberry is a good source of Vitamin C and antioxidants, and can be a useful plant in the garden, with fragrant spring blooms, red autumn colours and its edible berries. 'Hugin' is a compact variety, so is good for small gardens. Aronia…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of june 2019

Arbutus unedo

A glorious Mediterranean evergreen shrub, eventually forming a small tree, with dark green leathery leaves and clusters of small creamy-white flowers in autumn. The waxy flowers are replaced with small lychee-like fruits which ripen and turn…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Spiraea x cinerea 'Grefsheim'

It is obvious why Spiraea x cinerea 'Grefsheim' has been awarded the coveted RHS AGM! This deciduous shrub is simply amazing in late April and early May, when the 'Bridal Wreath' Spirea is covered in a mass of white flowers. They are set off against a backdrop of…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of july 2019

Lilac 'Palibin'

Here is a Lilac suitable for the smallest garden! Syringa 'Palibin' is bushy and compact and can even be grown in a pot on the patio. From late spring, this lovely Lilac is covered in masses of tiny mauve flowers which have the most delicious scent, so if…  More Info

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

6 Options From£19.99

despatch by end of july 2019

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