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'Shrubs For Small Gardens'

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Pinus nigra 'Marie Bregéon'

Pinus nigra 'Marie Bregéon' forms a dense, spherical shrub of soft, mid green needles. This dwarf hybrid would make a superb choice for the rockery, as a container plant for the patio, and for any small spaces in the garden.  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Tree

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Rhododendron 'Thierry'

Rhododendron 'Thierry' is a hardy evergreen Azalea of very dwarf habit. Reddish-pink flowers appear in April to May and contrast with the small, shiny, rounded leaves. This compact shrub is ideal for a small container if planted in ericaceous…  More Info

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

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Spiraea nipponica 'White Carpet'

Spiraea nipponica 'White Carpet' is ideal for sunny positions in urban green areas and home gardens. This upright, deciduous shrub produces waves of small white flowers in June, which lay like a carpet over the plant. Lush, green foliage is…  More Info

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

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Clematis 'Purpurea Plena Elegans'

The elaborate flowers of Clematis 'Purpurea Plena Elegans' are notable for their many layers of dark pink petals. The hardy climber, also known as Clematis 'Purpurea Plena Elegans' or Old Man's Beard, has been given an Award of Garden Merit (AGM) by the…  More Info

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

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Santolina chamaecyparissus

Santolina chamaecyparissus is an eye-catching small shrub, with yellow button flowers sitting atop the silver, ferny foliage in midsummer. The silvery foliage persists all year round, and plants are drought tolerant and will thrive on neglect.  More Info

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

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Thujopsis dolabrata 'Solar Flare'

Thujopsis dolabrata 'Solar Flare' is great for providing groundcover in your small garden or rockery. The foliage of this hardy dwarf shrub starts off yellow before a touch of green develops as the foliage matures. This evergreen variety…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

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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…  More Info

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

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Berberis thunbergii 'Golden Carpet'

This vibrant little deciduous shrub makes a striking addition to the garden, pairing particularly well with contrasting purple or blue foliage. Small golden leaves create a dense covering and turn to glowing orange in the autumn. In spring, small…  More Info

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

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Cornus sericea 'Isanti'

The deep red woody stems of the Cornus sericea 'Isanti' look superb in winter planted amongst evergreen grasses in a large border. This decidous shrub is a Dogwood that are renowned for their bright coloured bark during the winter months. Earlier in the…  More Info

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

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Tamarix tetrandra

Originally from the Netherlands, Tamarix tetandra is a medium sized deciduous shrub or small tree with little green leaves, rather like needles. One of the most appealing aspects of this delightful shrub is its versatility. It will easily resist the…  More Info

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

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Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Silvery Blue'

Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Silvery Blue' is named for its distinctive, shimmering foliage. The hardy shrub's small leaves are faintly aromatic with an attractive silver tint, providing a perfect backdrop for the lavender-blue blooms that…  More Info

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

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Sarcococca confusa

For wonderful winter colour and fragrance the Sarcococca confusa is a popular choice. With charming small white flowers which have a powerful honey-like fragrance, and hide beneath the glorious deep-green, leathery foliage, this delightful hardy shrub<…  More Info

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

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Potentilla fruticosa 'Medicine Wheel Mountain'

Here's a lovely shrub to plant as groundcover. Potentilla fruticosa 'Medicine Wheel Mountain' grows almost prostrate, forming a mat of small grey green leaves and being covered in a mass of bright yellow flowers for many months of the summer and…  More Info

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

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Cotoneaster dammeri

Cotoneaster dammeri is an evergreen, spreading shrub that is very low maintenance and makes great groundcover that surpresses weeds. This low growing variety of Bearberry has waxy, evergreen, dark green leaves and in early summer the shrub becomes full of …  More Info

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

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Vinca minor f. alba

Vinca minor f. alba is perfect for gardeners looking for a weed suppressant and quality groundcover plant. Much less invasive than the Vinca major series, this evergreen shrub features lengthy, prostrate shoots that hold tidy, ovate leaves.…  More Info

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

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Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or'

If you are looking for a shrub that has year round interest and is easy to care for, Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or' is a superb choice. It is a dense, prickly shrub that is perfect for security hedging, making it much tougher for  More Info

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

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Berberis thunbergii 'Tiny Gold'

Bright yellow-green foliage adorns this miniscule deciduous shrub in spring, gradually fading to lime green by summer. Growing to only 50cm (20), Berberis thunbergii 'Tiny Gold' is perfect for small gardens, at the front of borders or grown…  More Info

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

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Platycladus orientalis 'Aurea Nana'

The Dwarf Oriental Thuja is a delightfully compact conifer. These neat, upright trees produce weatherproof, golden-green foliage which is gently aromatic when bruised. Platycladus orientalis 'Aurea Nana' is slow-growing, making it ideal for small   More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Prunus lusitanica

Prunus lusitanica or Portugal Laurel makes the perfect large shrub. Some would even class it as a small tree. If you're looking for attractive hedging, Portugal Laurel could be just the job. It's hardy and resilient and easy to grow. Holder of the…  More Info

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

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Sambucus nigra 'Marginata'

A fully hardy, deciduous, large shrub or small tree which will need plenty of space. Sambucus nigra 'Marginata' is popular for its attractive, dark green foliage edged with creamy-yellow margins. From June to August, huge flattened umbels of white…  More Info

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

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Juniperus chinensis 'Blaauw'

Requiring zero maintenance, Juniperus chinensis 'Blaauw', is an attractive conifer, that is ideally suited to grow as a specimen tree, in a very small city garden, in a gravel garden or alpine rock garden. Juniper, is a robust plant and can…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Cornus alba 'Sibirica'

Cornus alba 'Sibirica' is grown for its fiery red stems, which bring colour to winter gardens. For most of the year 'Sibirica' provides a leafy green backdrop for more colourful, summer-flowering plants. Its small white flowers form a…  More Info

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

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Box (Hedging)

The must-have evergreen for topiary fans! A compact habit, dense glossy foliage, and ability to bounce back from a hard prune make box the ideal starter plant for budding topiarists. Keep it simple with pyramids and spheres, or get really creative with…  More Info

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

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Buxus sempervirens

The must-have evergreen for topiary fans! A compact habit, dense glossy foliage, and ability to bounce back from a hard prune make box the ideal starter plant for budding topiarists. Keep it simple with pyramids and spheres, or get really creative with…  More Info

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

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Physocarpus opulifolius 'Amber Jubilee'

From June onwards, Physocarpus opulifolius 'Amber Jubilee' bears clumps of compact rich white flowers that form tidy globes at the ends of each branch, being replaced later in the season with burgundy fruits. This extremely decorative garden border variety…  More Info

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

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Thuja occidentalis 'Miky'

Being small and slow growing, this upright, conical shrub makes a great addition to a window box or container, providing all-year colour. Thuja occidentalis 'Milky' also looks great in the border or gravel garden. This dwarf variety of White Cedar…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Holly crenata 'Convexa'

A fast-growing form of Japanese Holly that is often used for hedges, due to its glossy evergreen foliage and bushy habit. Foliage is dark green and makes an elegant backdrop to the flower garden or provide strong form in architectural gardens.  More Info

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

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Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea'

Often grown as a shrub to provide winter flowers in beds and borders, Prunus subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea', the Winter Flowering Cherry, is actually a small deciduous tree . As the leaves start to turn yellow and fall, delicate, pale pink blooms begin to…  More Info

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

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Diervilla sessilifolia 'Cool Splash First Edition'

This hardy shrub is known as the Bush Honeysuckle and is a native of North America. It has a reputation of being tough and resilient so is perfect for the novice or 'time-poor' gardener. Diervilla sessilifolia 'Cool Splash First Edition' is an…  More Info

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

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Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea 'Helmond Pillar'

A nice addition to modern patios, decking, balconies and outdoor spaces, VegTrug™ Poppy Classic is a colourful planter, that is lightweight and can be folded and put in storage over winter. The frame is metal, and powder coated to protect from rust. The planter is…  More Info

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

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Magnolia grandiflora 'Alta'

Evergreen Magnolias are prized for their handsome, glossy foliage with rust brown undersides. They make superb subjects for training against a wall or as a free standing focal point. This stately variety has a narrow, columnar habit, and slow growth rate,…  More Info

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

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Cordyline 'Pink Star'

Few plants can compete with Cordylines for colour and architecture! Cordyline ?Pink Star? is a firework of a plant, with stiff, linear foliage that explodes from a stout stems. The evergreen leaves are fuchsia pink with darker burgundy variegation.  More Info

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

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Cornus sericea 'Kelseyi'

Cornus sericea 'Kelseyi' is a much more compact variety of Dogwood, which makes it perfect for small gardens; planted in borders, rockeries and gravel gardens. It has the same brilliant red woody stems as the larger cultivars in winter, and…  More Info

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

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Rhododendron 'Ardeur'

Are you looking for colour all year round in your garden? The low-growing, compact, low-maintenance Evergreen Azalea could be the answer. Otherwise known as Rhododendron 'Ardeur', this tough easy-to-grow shrub can be planted in a container or in any…  More Info

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

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Cornus sericea 'Baileyi'

Cornus sericea 'Baileyi' is a shrub that offers all year round interest. In spring clusters of white flowers appear, which are replaced with white berries later in the season, when the fresh green foliage turns to autumn shades of red and purple. As the leaves…  More Info

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

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Weigela 'Red Prince'

Quoted as the 'best of the reds' in RHS trials, this fantastic deciduous shrub erupts into bloom in late spring and early summer, producing masses of rich red, trumpet-shaped flowers. Awarded an RHS AGM for its outstanding performance, Weigela 'Red Prince'…  More Info

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

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