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'Tall Border Plants'

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Blechnum brasiliense 'Volcano'

Dicksonia tree ferns too large or expensive for your garden? We've found the answer - try the dwarf Brazilian tree fern instead! An exciting new find for the home gardener, only recently introduced to the UK, but surely set to be the next big thing! Compact plants  More Info

  • Sun shade: Dappled shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

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despatch by end of august 2019

Perennial Everlasting Collection

Stock your garden for many years to come with these beautiful garden favourites, specially selected to flower in succession from late spring until autumn.  More Info

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

Just£19.99

despatch by end of january 2020

Buddleja 'Butterfly Towers'

This unique world exclusive, upright Buddleja has a tall, columnar habit, which forms a majestic tower of mauve-purple flowers. Each large, upward-pointing flower provides a valuable source of nectar that will attract bees and butterflies all summer long.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Agapanthus 'Northern Star'

Agapanthus 'Northern Star' is very free flowering, forming masses of umbel flower heads all through summer. The stunning deep blue flowers have a purple stripe the same as the purple base of the semi-evergreen foliage. A tall African Blue Lily, ideal in the…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of may 2020

Tamarix ramosissima 'Hulsdonk White'

Originally from the Netherlands, Tamarix ramosissima 'Hulsdonk White' is a tall 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: White
  • Longevity: Shrub

4 Options From£14.99

despatch by end of august 2019

Berberis thunbergii 'Chiquita'

A well vibrant, colourful Barberry, bringing plenty of interest to the garden! Berberis thunbergii 'Chiquita' has a neat, bushy, columnar habit that reaches just 1m (3?) tall. The rounded foliage emerges pink, deepening to burgundy with a delicate pale gold…  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

Verbascum 'Dark Eyes'

Short spires of custard yellow blooms with contrasting maroon make this a showy border perennial. Unlike some varieties, Verbascum 'Dark Eyes' is neat and compact, reaching only 30cm (12) tall.  More Info




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despatch by end of may 2020

Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant'

The ever popular Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant' is one of the most commonly grown Catmints. The lilac-blue lavender-like flower spikes rise above the silvery-green foliage from early summer onwards, giving a delightful summer display, that is ideal for softening borders  More Info

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

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despatch by end of october 2019

Hollyhock 'Halo White'

Large, bright white single flowers with an attractive bright yellow 'haloin the centre of each bloom. Hollyhock Halo White produces tall flower spikes on strong bushy plants with plenty of eye-catching flowers on each spike to add dramatic height to your …  More Info

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

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Sambucus nigra 'Golden Tower'

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

2 Options From£21.99

despatch by end of august 2019

Italian Cypress

Bring a touch of the Mediterranean to your garden with these Italian Cypress trees. Also known as the Mediterranean Cypress, this droughttolerant tree has a tall columnar habit and is ideal for planting either side of an entranceway or as an architectural…  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Brown
  • Longevity: Tree

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despatch by end of september 2019

Delphinium 'Pink Blushes'

Glorious, tall spikes of evenly spaced, perfectly formed florets in shades of pink, from pastel to magenta! The result of many years of breeding from our world-class Delphinium expert in New Zealand, these are strong plants with disease resistance and…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Phlox Collection (Creeping)

Delicate in appearance but tough in character, these spreading evergreen perennials soften the edges of paths and grow in dry rockeries or on sunny banks and slopes. Perfect for creating colourful, weed smothering, ground cover.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of september 2019

Nigella papillosa 'Delft Blue'

Striking and unusual blue, grey blooms reminiscent of the famous Dutch 'Delft Blue' pottery. An easy to grow annual, delightful sown direct as large drifts in borders. The tall flower stems are followed by intriguing seed pods ideal for cutting and…  More Info

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

Just£1.99

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Canna Tropicanna

Spectacular orange blooms rise on stiff, tall stems throughout summer. Even before the blooms emerge, this plant produces a bushy clump of exotic foliage that creates a lush, tropical feel in borders and patio containers.  More Info

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

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Nerine bowdenii 'Mister John'

Vivid cerise blooms on sturdy stems gives you a fantastic burst of colour in your garden throughout late autumn.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of january 2020

Tamarix ramosissima 'Rubra'

Originally from the Netherlands, Tamarix ramosissima 'Rubra' is a tall 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 worst of…  More Info

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

2 Options From£14.99

despatch by end of august 2019

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

5 Options From£14.99

despatch by end of september 2019

Hydrangea paniculata 'Kyushu'

Elegant, conical creamy-white flowers are held on the strong upright stems of this hardy deciduous shrub. Consisting of large sterile florets and tiny fertile flowers, the blooms have a pretty, tiered appearance. Hydrangea paniculata 'Kyushu' blooms from late summer…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Delphinium 'Summer Skies' (Pacific Hybrid)

Beautiful sky-blue flowers form tall, soft spires above neat clumps of foliage. A classic cottage garden perennial, Delphinium 'Summer Skies' is perfectly at home in sunny herbaceous borders, where it's statuesque flowers add vertical interest and eye…  More Info

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

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Yucca gloriosa 'Variegata'

Commonly known as Spanish Dagger, this architectural plant makes a bold statement. The stiff, pointed foliage is brightly variegated with luminescent golden edges.  More Info

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

2 Options From£18.99

despatch by end of march 2020

Laurus nobilis (Standard)

Add a touch of class to your garden with this beautiful Bay Tree standard. A neat ball of glossy evergreen foliage sits atop a tall slender stem, making an elegant addition to patio containers, sheltered garden borders or either side of an entranceway. In…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of august 2019

Delphinium x cultorum 'Centurion Lilac Blue Bicolour' F1 Hybrid

UK Exclusive. One of the very best delphiniums from seed, equal in quality to expensive cutting-raised plants. The tall, sturdy stems of Delphinium Centurion Lilac Blue Bicolour are covered in truly stunning bi-coloured blooms with triple-layered petals in…  More Info

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

Just£2.99

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Delphinium 'Blue Bird' (Pacific Hybrid)

A Pacific hybrid delphinium, 'Blue Bird' has tall spires bearing bright blue blooms which have contrasting white centres. It makes its dramatic statement in June and July when it truly steals the show, adding height, stature and colour to the back of sunny…  More Info

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

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Meconopsis 'Lingholm'

This captivating short lived perennial is a 'must have'! From basal rosettes of hairy leaves rise tall stems bearing spectacular, single clear blue poppy flowers, up to 10cm (4) across. Meconopsis 'Lingholm' makes a stunning feature planted en masse in…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of april 2020

Pennisetum viridescens

Enjoying a full sun position the elegant and attractive Pennisetum viridescens has evergreen leaves which arch gracefully back to allow tall stems of flower heads to push upwards. Beautiful feathery plumes are atop each stem, and each is flushed with a black…  More Info

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

2 Options From£14.99

despatch by end of august 2019

Salvia farinacea 'Victoria'

Tall, handsome spiky plants which add a touch of elegance to a bed or border. The flower spikes are produced over a long period and are excellent for cutting. A Fleuroselect Bronze Medal Winner. Flowers summer/autumn. Height 18in  More Info

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

Just£3.49

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Buddleja x alternifolia 'Unique'

A new variety that has many of the best buddleja attributes combined into one unique plant. Compact, bushy and extremely long-flowering, this striking butterfly bush will provide nectar for visiting insects, but the flowers are sterile and don't produce pollen,…  More Info

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

Just£14.99

despatch by end of august 2019

Tree Lily® Collection

Tree lilies® are the breathtaking result of years of painstaking breeding; these incredible varieties of oriental lily can grow as tall as 2.5m (8ft) in as little as two years. One single Tree Lily® bulb can produce up to thirty 20cm (8) trumpet blooms and will…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of november 2019

Sunflower 'Russian Giant'

A giant among annuals. Give them plenty of room and you will be rewarded with plants up to 3m (10ft) tall with huge yellow flowers often 30cm(12in) in diameter. Useful to grow against an unsightly shed or fence. Birds love the seeds so grow a few plants…  More Info

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

Just£1.99

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Cirsium 'Pink Blush'

A must-have perennial for all would-be flower fashionistas! The pretty blooms appear on tall stems above low growing foliage rosettes. A relaxed, airy habit makes Cirsium 'Pink Blush' a perfect option for anyone looking to add a modern twist to classic cottage…  More Info

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

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Godetia 'Apple Blossom'

An exquisite colour, a rave for flower arrangers, soft apricot pink with a touch of white. With excellent vigour and free flowering over a very long season, the tall plants also mix well in perennial borders. Lovely for cutting. Grow in full sun.…  More Info

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

Just£3.49

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Nerine bowdenii 'Pink'

Beautiful Guernsey Lilies in four attractive shades, buy individual colours or the collection.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of january 2020

Dianthus 'Odessa Easy Pink'

Made partly from recycled materials and requiring only 10% of the energy used to make comparable ceramic or plastic pots, Orford pots are eco-friendly as well as enormously attractive. You can also purchase the full collection which consists of Oone of each Oxford…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of april 2020

Nectaroscordum siculum

Truly stunning, unusual variety of ornamental onion with dainty bell-shaped, hanging flowers which create a delicate 'umbrella' of blooms, held high on tall, strong stems. Flowers turn into seed heads that resemble shuttlecocks, and both work well in floral…  More Info

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

3 Options From£7.99

despatch by end of november 2019

Aquilegia caerulea 'Mrs Scott-Elliott'

Mrs Scott-Elliott' is a particularly attractive form of Aquilegia which is suited perfectly for use in cottage gardens and even in woodland planting schemes. The blooms are dignified and elegant and they appear in spring and early summer, held on tall,  More Info

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

3 Options From£7.99

despatch by end of august 2019

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