Agaves & Arids
Bananas, Gingers & Aroids
Cloud Pruned, Bonsai & Niwaki Trees
Gifts for Gardeners
Grasses & Grass Like
Half, Quarter & Full Standards
Hardy Palm Trees
Hedging & Screening
Pleached & Espalier Screening
Tree Ferns & Ferns
Architectural & Colonial Gardens
Patio & Courtyard Gardens
Screening or Lose Your Neighbour
Small Town Garden
Fargesia 'Jiuzhaigou 1'
Fargesia robusta 'Campbell'
Fargesia nitida 'Black Pearl'
Ginkgo biloba 'Troll'
Phyllostachys bambusoides 'Holochrysa'
Phyllostachys nigra 'Henonis'
Phyllostachys aurea 'Koi'
Nandina domestica 'Woods Dwarf'
Abeliophyllum distichum White Forsythia
Abeliophyllum distichum is related to the forsythia but in my opinion are much more elegant and refined garden plants much overlooked they are beautiful, arching deciduous shrubs with paired deep green ovate leaves. Producing wonderful racemes of fra...
Acacia pravissima is a completely whacky and remarkable member of the Mimosaceae family. One can expect a breath-taking abundance of bright yellow flowers in the form of tiny pom-poms. These flowers usually form during late summer and sit on the ...
Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood'
Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood' is one of the best known red acers, as it is a strong growing, reliable purple-leaved acer. This particular variety makes an excellent focal point in the garden and is a must for the Japanese styled garden. If you are looki...
Acer palmatum 'Iranian Redo'
Red Japanese Maple
New to us, Acer palmatum ‘Iranian Redo’ is as perhaps a mis-spelling in the name suggests, a red foliage Japanese maple producing small to medium sized leaves which are a deep dark maroon-red during spring and summer and in autumn turning a class...
Acer palmatum 'Jerre Schwartz'
'Jerre Schwartz' is wonderful, dwarf Japanese Maple has distinctive, deeply lobed leaves that emerge a bright pink red, before turning darker maroon then green as the leaf matures. Fresh growth in the red shades adds interest through the growing se...
Acer palmatum 'Oridono-nishiki'
Japanese maple. A small, deciduous tree. Leaves emerge pink then take on green and cream tones in summer then burgandy in the autumn. Prefers neutral to acid soil in a sheltered spot away from cold northerly winds. Very pretty. Common Names: Japanese...
Acer palmatum 'Pixie'
Acer palmatum 'Pixie' is a dwarf cultivar, with seven lobed, burgandy leaves. Grows into a lovely, leafy mound and takes on wonderful bright tones in full sun. Very happy in a pot and also suitable for the bonsai enthusiast, this is one acer that...
Acer palmatum 'Red Pygmy'
A small tree has maroon coloured, wispy, finger-like leaves throughout the summer. In autumn, the attractive foliage takes on startling shades of green, orange, yellow and red.One of the smallest Japanese maple tree varieties, Red Pygmy will reach a ...
Acer palmatum 'Shaina'
Acer palmatum 'Shaina' is one of my favourite japanese maples. 'Shaina' has dark purply red leaves which are topped through the growing season by bright pink-red new growth. It was first discovered growing as a witches broom and as such is a very com...
Acer shirasawanum 'Autumn Moon'
Acer shirasawanum 'Autumn Moon' is a stunning Japanese maple with orange to peachy coloured new leaves which fade to a pale golden yellow as they mature. A fairly recent introduction 'Autumn Moon' has a dense leafy habit, is very hardy and more tole...
Azalea japonica 'Beethoven'
Azalea japonica 'Beethoven' A stunning new variety of Japanese Azalea producing bold, deep-pink-puple flowers which smothier the plant during May. The small, glossy dark-green leaves provide year-round interest. A beautiful compact addition to sm...
Azalea japonica 'Johanna'
Azalea japonica 'Johanna' Hardy evergreen Azalea. A compact bushy Azalea which produces masses of deep red coloured flowers during April and May. Best in semi-shade in moist acid to neutral soil. Can be grown in a container. Evergreen, height 1m....
Azalea japonica 'Stewartstonian'
Azalea japonica 'Stewartstonian' An excellent, scarlet red hybrid, with a profusion of bright funnel shaped flowers in April/May and the added interest of changing leaf colour. The leaves are mahogany in winter, turn reddish through spring to green...
Chilean Hard Fern
Blechnum chilense is probably the most essential fern you can grow in your garden. In my opinion Blechnum chilense, sometimes known as the Chilean Hard fern due to it's robust crinkly edged fronds is one of the most spectacular evergreen ferns suitab...
Calycanthus x raulstonii 'Hartlage Wine'
A beautiful but rare and unusual shrub so named because of its wine coloured, magnolia stellata shaped flowers that are not only stunning but also fragrant. 'Hartlage Wine' grows into a multi-satemmed shrub with upright to arching branches with lar...
Calycanthus x raulstonii 'Venus'
A beautiful but not commonly available shrub with gorgeous melon scented, magnolia stellata type creamy white flowers with purple centres in spring and intermittently through summer. Large, ovate, shiny and bright green leaves. Deciduous, hardy, ...
Camellia japonica 'Bicolor'
Camellia japonica 'Bicolor' Compact upright shrub or small tree with glossy green leaves. Bears double pink variegated flowers. Height 2.5m. Spread 2.5m. Flower colour Red. Flowers from March to April. Evergreen. Foliage colour Green. Hardy. Planting...
Camellia japonica 'Blood Of China'
Camellia japonica 'Blood Of China' A fantastic, vibrant red that appears early in the year when all else is looking rather grey. Camellia japonica 'Blood of China' is a beautiful yet hardy, evergreen shrub with rich scarlet red flowers from early spr...
Camellia japonica 'Guimaraes de Figueroa'
Common camellia. Compact upright shrub or small tree with glossy green leaves. Bears large red flowers. Height 2.5m. Spread 2.5m. Flower colour Red. Flowers from March to April. Evergreen. Foliage colour Green. Hardy. Planting instructions Water thor...
Camellia japonica 'Kramer's Supreme'
Camellia japonica 'Kramer's Supreme' Common camellia. Compact upright shrub or small tree with glossy green leaves. Bears large, flat, semi-double, rose-red flowers. Height 2.5m. Spread 2.5m. Flower colour Red. Flowers from March to April. Evergreen....
Camellia japonica 'Lady Campbell'
Camellia japonica 'Lady Campbell' Common camellia. Compact upright shrub or small tree with glossy green leaves. Produces masses of medium-sized, bright red, rose-form flowers. Height 2.5m. Spread 2.5m. Flower colour Red. Flowers from April-May. Ever...
Eriobotrya japonica 'Rose Anne'
Eriobotrya japonica 'Rose Anne' is a brilliant new variety of the Loquat Tree. I first discovered 'Rose Anne' growing at small family run propagation nursery in Belgium where the grower told me that this Eriobotrya was discovered growing in a garden...
Fargesia 'Taibashan 2'
Fargesia 'Taibashan 2' is another recently introduced bamboo from China with really attractive grey-blue-black canes. I spotted this bamboo growing in a collectors garden in Holland a few years ago, I was struck by the deep glossy dark relatively thi...
Fargesia murielae 'Bimbo'
Fargesia murielae 'Bimbo' is a fantastic, very hardy bamboo with bright green stems fading to a yellow-green as they mature. It is an excellent bamboo for a pot, rarely reaching any more than 1.5 metres in height. Happy in most soils and situations, ...