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'Trees For Containers'

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Tree Lily® 'Pretty Woman'

This large, white flowered lily is an impressive variety which will multiply and become a true 'tree lily' reaching heights of around 6ft within a few years. Shoots are sturdy and require minimal support. Plant in a container and place on the patio to…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of november 2018

Ginkgo biloba 'Mariken'

A hardy, deciduous shrub in well drained soil in sun or part shade . Avoid exposed sites with cold, drying winds. Discovered in the Netherlands in the mid 1990?s and named after a historical statue nearby. Growth is very slow and is one of the best Ginkgo for a…  More Info

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

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Brunnera 'Alexander's Great'

* New in 2015If you are looking for a statement plant then try this big robust silver beauty! Easy to care for, the heavily silver-veined leaves will make a dramatic impact in borders and containers. Sprays of sky-blue flowers atop wirey stems will…  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 2018

Acer palmatum var. dissectum 'Rubrum'

Fabulous ornamental tree; perfect for the garden, growing as it does to just 2m high. Neat and mushroom-shaped, this acer won't take up too much room, but will provide year-round colour and interest. Completely hardy, the attractive greeny-red foliage…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of october 2018

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 containers. In spring,…  More Info

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

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Acer palmatum

Acer palmatum (Japanese Maple) is a highly popular tree and it's easy to see why. This slow-growing tree can be planted in any garden soil and makes a wonderful feature in your garden, whilst still being low maintenance. Due to its small size it will be…  More Info

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

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Pomegranate 'Provence'

Often associated with more tropical climates, the pomegranate actually has exceptional resistance to low temperatures - down to as low as -15 ºC and can be reliably grown in the UK. Enjoy the sweet-sharp fruit flesh or use the fragrant pomegranate 'kernels' to make a…  More Info

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

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Prunus 'Little Pink Perfection'

Just as its name suggests, Prunus 'Little Pink Perfection' is hard to beat. This naturally dwarf Ornamental Cherry is smothered in rose pink blossom in spring. It forms a bushy little tree, cloaked in bright green foliage throughout summer which turns to a…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of october 2018

Fig 'Brown Turkey' Standard

Expensive to buy in the shops but so easy to grow! Fig Brown Turkey is the most reliable fig for the UK climate. It will produce for you a heavy crop of healthy, purple-brown fruits with sweet red flesh and the more you pick the more fruit your tree  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Tree Trunk Bird Bath

Add a beautiful focal point to any garden with this tree trunk bird bath water feature from Smart Solar. Featuring an elegant trickle of water that cascades down from the top tier to the bottom tier, with a bird perched on each level, it?s a guaranteed delight.  More Info




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Campanula pyramidalis (Mixed)

One of the most striking perennials for the border or patio containers. Giant, slender spikes of blooms reach skywards, in shades of blue and white. Plant in containers either side of your front door for a colourful box or bay tree  More Info

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

Just£2.99

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Acer palmatum 'Beni-Shichi-Henge'

A fabulous Acer variety with green and pink leaves 'Beni-Shichi-Henge' will happily grow in a large container and prove to be a dramatic centre-piece to your garden displays.  More Info

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

Just£14.99

despatch by end of november 2018

Salvia 'Lavender Dilly Dilly'

Commonly known as Cheal?s Weeping Cherry, this eye-catching cultivar makes a superb stand-alone specimen plant. Pendulous branches drape from a central trunk to create a cascade of double pink Cherry blossom from late April.  More Info

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

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Leucothoe keiskei 'Halloween'

A hardy, clump forming, dwarf evergreen shrub with young red leaves maturing to slender, lance-shaped, green leaves. Small, bell shaped white flowers appear in nodding racemes, at the ends of the shoots during May and June.  More Info

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

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Fruit Tree Collection (Mini Fruit Tree)

This collection of miniature fruit trees allows you to create your very own orchard regardless of the size of your garden. The trees can be planted in patio containers, where their dwarf habit will limit growth to a mere 1m (3'3).  More Info

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

Just£39.99

despatch by end of october 2018

Ginkgo biloba 'Fastigiata Blagon'

Upright and columnar, this narrow form of the well known Maidenhair Tree is ideal for restricted spaces. Ginkgo biloba 'Fastigiata Blagon' is cloaked from top to bottom in distinctive fan-shaped foliage which turns to brilliant gold in autumn.  More Info

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

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Acer palmatum 'Orange Dream'

The yellow and burnt-orange spring foliage of Acer palmatum 'Orange Dream' contrasts beautifully with its small red blooms. The leaves colour to vibrant lime green throughout summer, before turning to orange and gold for a stunning autumn display.  More Info

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

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Picea glauca 'Zuckerhut'

Picea glauca 'Zuckerhut' is a true miniature even amongst dwarf spruce trees, maintaining its tiny size for many years. Its minimal growth rate means it takes ten years or more to reach just a foot (30cm) tall! Its small size makes this delightful plant…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Tree

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Fig 'Brown Turkey'

Our Fig 'Brown Turkey' standard trees are supplied with a small head of branches above a straight single stem to create an attractive standard tree that is ideally suited to growing in patio containers. Specially selected for the UK climate,…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

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Acer palmatum Collection

This acer collection includes 1 each of the varieties 'Orange Dream', 'Butterfly' and 'Atropurpureum'  More Info

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

Just£24.99

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Italian cypress 'Stricta'

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…  More Info

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

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Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum'

A striking Japanese Maple with graceful arching shoots and a neat, mound forming habit. In autumn, the finely cut, feathery green-red foliage transforms in a blaze of colour to a fiery shade of orange. Japanese Acers are slow growing, making it an ideal focal point   More Info

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

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Tahiti Lime

The Tahiti Lime makes a stunning patio feature and produces bright green, zesty fruits throughout the year. Set against a foil of glossy, dark foliage, the delicate clusters of tiny white flowers fill the air with their delicious fragrance. The fruits that follow may…  More Info

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

Just£49.99

despatch by end of april 2019

Acacia dealbata

Pompom yellow mimosa flowers are produced on this evergreen tree against a backdrop of feathery foliage. In spring the scented, nectar-rich blooms provide a valuable source of food for bees and other insects.  More Info

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

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Laurus nobilis

The Bay Laurel holds an RHS Award for Garden Merit. This handsome, upright, evergreen tree or shrub has aromatic, leathery leaves which are useful in cooking. Laurus nobilis is easy to grow and maintain. Although it can eventually grow quite large, it can…  More Info

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

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Corylus avellana 'Twister'

Hardy deciduous shrub grown for its attractive twisted stems (hence its name) forming yellow male catkins February - March. Heart shaped, toothed, mid green leaves are up to 10cm (4) long. Slow growing, of more compact, bushy habit than most Corylus avellana…  More Info

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

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Acer palmatum 'Osakazuki Seedling'

This delicate small tree is a stunning choice for a small garden. Over an open framework of branches, the finely cut leaves are bright green in summer, turning to fiery shades of orange and red in autumn. Acer palmatum 'Oskazuki Seedling' is very slow…  More Info

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

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despatch by end of may 2019

Thunbergia alata 'Arizona Trio'

This columnar, deciduous tree makes a fine specimen for small gardens and confined spaces. The young, pinnate foliage of Sorbus ulleungensis 'Olympic Flame' emerges bronze, maturing to green in summer. Prominent clusters of tiny cream flowers are borne in  More Info

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

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despatch by end of june 2019

Apricot 'Aprigold'® (patio)

Pretty and naturally dwarf apricot tree which produces full-sized apricots with a fabulous flavour. Perfect in a pot, you can enjoy the red-tinged growing tips and pale pink blossom in the spring and then the delicious fruits later in the year. Self fertile, it…  More Info

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

Just£24.99

despatch by end of december 2018

Platycladus orientalis 'Aurea Nana'

Platycladus orientalis 'Aurea Nana' is a tough, evergreen conifer that will thrive in nearly any soil or situation, lasting for numerous years and requiring no maintenance. The Dwarf Oriental Thuja features golden-green, weatherproof foliage which is softly…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Tree

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Prunus 'Frilly Frock'

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

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Euonymus japonicus 'Green Rocket'

This compact, evergreen shrub has a stiffly upright habit that naturally forms a dense column. The vertical stems are cloaked in small, dark green leaves with distinctive toothed margins.  More Info

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

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Salvia nemorosa 'Blue Marvel'

Commonly known as Hillings Weeping Cherry, this dwarf cultivar makes a fine specimen tree for confined spaces. From late March, the dazzling white blooms create a breathtaking avalanche of cherry blossom that crowds the pendulous branches.  More Info

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

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despatch by end of april 2019

Pinus mugo 'Benjamin'

Pinus mugo 'Benjamin' is dwarf and compact, forming a rounded, dense ball of short, stiff, uniform needles. A profusion of slender, upright cones nestle on top of the foliage as the growing season progresses. This hardy, reliable conifer is indispensable for the…  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Tree

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Cornus 'Royal Red'

Flowering dogwoods have become a design staple in recent years, featuring heavily in RHS show gardens. They have gained a big following from garden designers and home gardeners alike. Be a trendsetter with this new red flowering version. Cornus 'Royal Red' produces a…  More Info

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

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Fig 'Chelsea' (Standard)

Cross London's Chelsea bridge, head for Sloane Square, and you'll find the parent plant of our latest introduction. All the cuttings for Fig Chelsea have come from a very productive and tasty fig on the banks of the Thames, noted as a free fruit bowl by…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

Just£29.99

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