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Juniperus communis 'Repanda'

Fantastic for evergreen ground cover, Juniperus communis 'Repanda' is a low, spreading conifer with needle-like, deep green, aromatic leaves. In winter the leaves become bronze-tinted for added interest. Perfect for suppressing weeds, creeping over rock…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Rose 'The Fairy' (Polyantha)

Rose 'The Fairy' is a well-known and trouble-free Polyantha variety, with an RHS AGM. It bears abundant sprays of small but fully double, pale-pink, scentless blooms. Later flowering than many varieties, 'The Fairy' flowers freely from late summer right through to…  More Info

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

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Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'

With frosty silver green foliage, Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star' is a great addition to rockeries and gravel gardens. This hardy shrub is low growing, making it a great groundcover plant that stops weeds from growing. It also looks good planted on the…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Berberis thunbergii 'Green Carpet'

Like a lush green firework, Berberis thunbergii 'Green Carpet' has distinctive arching branches, each densely covered in small bright green leaves. In spring, small yellow flowers are produced which attract pollinating insects, and are followed by glossy red berries.…  More Info

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

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Juniperus horizontalis 'Wiltonii'

Creeping Juniper is often the 'go-to' conifer for municipal planting as it can be relied upon to cover large areas with soft undulations of greenery without imposing any height. These features can be brought to the domestic garden with Juniperus horizontalis 'Wiltonii'…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Cotoneaster adpressus 'Little Gem'

Cotoneaster 'Little Gem' is a low growing, deciduous shrub with a charming spreading habit, forming a neat mound of green foliage. With small, dense leaves turning to shades of red and purple come autumn. Tiny white flowers in summer are followed by…  More Info

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

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Mahonia aquifolium 'Apollo'

Mahonia aquifolium 'Apollo' is just perfect for the back of borders. Or, if you're looking for groundcover, this easy-to-grow shrub will be just the job. The shiny leaves of Mahonia aquifolium 'Apollo' or Oregon Grape looks magnificent as a low-growing hedge. Its…  More Info

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

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Hypericum calycinum 'Carnival'

An attractive low growing, evergreen shrub with a spreading habit that makes ideal ground cover in a shaded or semi shaded area. The stems and young emerging leaves are tinted pink, before the foliage colours to dark green with a butter yellow…  More Info

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

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Rhus aromatica 'Gro-Low'

Rhus aromatica 'Gro-Low' does exactly that. It is a low growing groundcover plant, that is good for filling empty space with greenery, and is particularly useful for areas that are hard to reach and maintain. For example; behind greenhouses, below house windows,…  More Info

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

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Rhododendron 'Geisha Pink' (Azalea Group)

The low, spreading branches of Rhododendron 'Geisha Pink' are smothered with clear pink flowers from April to May. This evergreen Azalea makes a fine specimen shrub for cascading down rockeries and over low walls.  More Info

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

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Vinca minor f. alba 'Gertrude Jekyll'

The spreading stems of Vinca minor 'Gertrude Jekyll' provide glossy, evergreen foliage that makes useful, weed-beating ground cover.  More Info

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

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Rhododendron 'Pink Pancake' (Azalea Group)

Awarded an RHS AGM, this pretty Rhododendron boasts dense clusters of salmon-pink flowers from May to June. Rhododendron 'Pink Pancake' is a low growing variety with a broad, spreading habit.  More Info

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

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Rhododendron nakaharae orange-flowered (Azalea Group)

Rhododendron nakaharae is native to Taiwan and typically has a low, spreading habit that is perfect for creeping over low walls, banks and rockeries. This orange flowered form produces large blooms from May to June above a raft of evergreen foliage.  More Info

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

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Vinca minor 'Bowles's Variety'

The spreading stems of this vigorous, mat-forming perennial are covered with glossy, dark green foliage that forms dense ground cover with time.  More Info

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

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Choisya ternata 'Sundance'

Choisya ternata 'Sundance' has luminescent yellow evergreen foliage that contrasts brilliantly with darker green shrubs in garden borders. It is extremely low maintenance and tolerant of difficult growing conditions, making it ideal for exposed sites and…  More Info

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

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Juniperus communis 'Green Carpet'

An impressive spreading conifer which has earnt itself a prestigious RHS AGM. Juniperus communis 'Green Carpet' is a slow-growing evergreen shrub with aromatic needle-like leaves which give it a lovely feathery appearance. A brilliant shrub for…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Juniperus rigida subsp. conferta 'Blue Pacific'

Juniperus rigida subsp. conferta 'Blue Pacific' is the perfect choice for busy gardeners as it requires minimal maintenance once established and accepts a broad range of growing conditions. This low growing conifer has a prostrate habit and spreading  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Rhododendron 'Gumpo White' (Azalea Group)

A low growing, spreading variety that makes an elegant feature plant for a rockery or planted en masse at the edge of acid woodlands. From Aril to May, Rhododendron 'Gumpo White' is covered in large, white blooms that stand out beautifully against the dark…  More Info

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

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Juniperus conferta 'Allgold'

Incredibly striking, Juniperus conferta 'Allgold' is an evergreen conifer with bright golden yellow, needle-like leaves. With origins in coastal Japan, it is also known as the Shore Juniper and has a naturally low spreading habit. A real highlight…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Potentilla fruticosa 'Hachmann's Gigant'

Potentilla fruticosa 'Hachmann's Gigant' is a deciduous, woody shrub, with a rounded, spreading habit. Like all Shrubby Cinquefoil it is free flowering if grown in a sunny spot, producing large, bright yellow, single flowers about 4cm (1) in diameter. Huge…  More Info

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

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Taxus x media 'Densiformis'

Taxus x media 'Densiformis' is a dwarf variety of Yew, with a low, spreading habit. The dark green, evergreen foliage provides year round colour and structure that forms the very backbone of many formal gardens. This compact variety makes an excellent…  More Info

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

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Rhododendron 'Nico' (Azalea Group)

Bright cherry red flowers are borne in abundance in May, covering the low, spreading branches of Rhododendron 'Nico'. This vibrant evergreen Azalea is slow growing and compact, demanding very little maintenance once established.  More Info

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

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Vinca minor 'Gertrude Jekyll'

Vinca minor 'Gertrude Jekyll' has spreading stems of glossy, evergreen foliage that make a useful, weed-beating ground cover. Flowering relentlessly from spring to autumn, the pure white blooms of this lovely Lesser Periwinkle will brighten even the shadiest…  More Info

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

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Spiraea japonica 'Nana'

Spiraea Japonica 'Nana' is a much loved dwarf variety of the deciduous shrub, well known for its gorgeous fluffy flowers. Its low growing habit makes it ideal as a hedge. Renowned also for its striking golden autumn leaf colours, Spiraea Japonica 'Nana'…  More Info

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

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Euonymus fortunei 'Harlequin'

A dwarf evergreen Spindle bush, Euonymus fortunei 'Harlequin', produces young white shoots that turn to variegated silver and green leaves. In the winter the foliage turns to shades of reddish pink. This plant has a vigourous spreading habit, ideal for…  More Info

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

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Daphne 'Fragrance Collection'

Unbeatable for a low maintenance, long lasting display! Daphne is prized for its powerful fragrance and long flowering period.  More Info




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Corylopsis spicata

Corylopsis spicata is a spreading Spike Witch Hazel, sometimes called Winter Hazel, that is native to Japan. It has mild scented racemes of butter yellow flowers that hang down from bare stems in late winter and early spring, giving colour to the garden after…  More Info

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

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Juniperus sabina 'Rockery Gem'

Juniperus sabina 'Rockery Gem' or Savin Juniper is a superb conifer for rockeries and gravel gardens. It is low growing and extremely low maintenance, making it a fantastic choice for gardens that aim to be well planted and cared for, without having to…  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Azalea 'Japanese Pink'

A low maintenance, evergreen shrub for acidic soil or patio containers. Azalea 'Japanese Pink' is a slow growing, compact shrub producing masses of striking scarlet blooms through March and April.  More Info




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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…  More Info

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

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Clematis 'Alionushka'

From early summer until September, Clematis 'Alionushka', a sprawling cariety of Clematis, is covered in 5cm long bell-shaped, mauve pink flowers. It can use shrubs for support, scrambling amongst them, or cascade over garden walls and grassy banks. It likes a…  More Info

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

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Escallonia 'Red Dream'

This mix of daffodil bulbs will include everything from big, carnation-flowered doubles to pretty pink-petalled varieties. You won't be short of fragrance OR colour, that's for sure! Height and spread varies. Bulb size: 12/14.  More Info

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

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Prunus x subhirtella 'Fukubana'

A free flowering, evergreen Clematis sporting a host of starry, white blooms from April to May. Clematis 'Michiko has a delightfully compact habit that makes an ideal choice for patio containers, or tumbling over low walls.  More Info

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

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Microbiota decussata 'Fuzzball'

Are you looking for an attractive low-growing, deciduous shrub for groundcover? Microbiota decussata 'Fuzzball', otherwise known as Siberian Cypress could be the answer to your prayers. The pretty green foliage turns bronze during the autumn and winter months.…  More Info

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

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Berberis darwinii 'Nana'

Banish all thoughts of greying perms and lacklustre knitting patterns, because this 'Nana' is far from drab. The evergreen Barberry plant is fast-growing and low-maintenance, providing excellent ground cover or making a durable, low hedge. However, the hardy   More Info

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

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Lavender 'Munstead'

This neat, compact variety of English lavender bears masses of dark purple-blue flower spikes. The fragrant stems of Lavender 'Munstead' are ideal for cutting or drying, and the nectar-rich flowers are particularly attractive to bees. Lavender makes an excellent low<…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2018