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
Amelanchier alnifolia 'Obelisk'
alder-leaved serviceberry 'Obelisk'
Obelisk is an upright form of Amelanchier. Suitable for the smaller gardens or limited space. Spring foliage emerges bronze before maturing to an olive green, then stunning autumn colours before falling. Masses of pure-white flowers are produced in s...
Cordon Apple 'Fire dance' - (Starline)
Cordon Apple 'Fire dance' - (Starline)...
Cupressus sempervirens 'Pyramidalis'
Cupressus sempervirens 'Pyramidalis', the Italian Cypress is a narrow almost pencil-like coniferous tree with dark green foliage and prickly brown cones. Very architectural. It is tolerant of poor soils and grows to its full potential in a sunny spot...
Cupressus sempervirens 'Totem'
Cupressus sempervirens 'Totem' Italian Cypress. A narrow and compact, almost pencil-like, coniferous tree with dark green foliage and prickly brown cones. An improved version of Pyramidalis. Tall, thin silhouette - instantly reminiscent of Mediterr...
Fargesia 'Jiuzhaigou 1'
Red Panda Fountain Bamboo
Fargesia 'Jiuzhaigou' often called 'Red Panda' Fargesia was once a very rare bamboo, fortunately this clumping bamboo is now available all year at Big Plant Nursery. Fargesia 'Jiuzhaigou' bamboo was first discovered and collected at Jiuzhaigou Park ...
Fargesia 'Jiuzhaigou' Genf
Red Dragon Bamboo
Fargesia 'Jiuzhaigou' was once a very rare bamboo, only recently discovered, fortunately now increasingly available it is proving a very popular bamboo. It is a clump-forming bamboo with a height of around 3 metres or so. Excellent when planted in ...
Fargesia demissa 'Gerry'
Black Fargesia Bamboo
Fargesia demissa 'Gerry' is a super new rarely available introduction from Gansu in China which will definately become a popular choice. It has chunky upright open spaced stems which are often a deep black in colour giving the appearance when mature ...
Fargesia nitida 'Black Pearl'
Black Fountain Bamboo
Fargesia nitida 'Black Pearl' is rightly known as the fountain bamboo by it's graceful habit of upright canes that are held vertically only to arch over at the tips. The effect is further enhanced by the delicacy of the leaves which are produced in p...
Frangula alnus 'Fine Line'
Frangula alnus 'Fine Line' is an attractive new columnar garden shrub that we are very excited about due to its excellent textural effect in a garden composition. Deciduous, very hardy with finely cut foliage, has an overall fine wispy appearance. ...
Ginkgo biloba 'Denise'
Ginkgo biloba 'Denise' Exceptionally upright, slender, narrow columnar form with buttery yellow autumn colour. Eventually reaching up to 5 metres and 0.5m wide. Can be planted as a specimen or against a wall, a rare but wonderful choice. Ginkgo bilob...
Ginkgo biloba 'Princeton Sentry'
Ginkgo biloba 'Princeton Sentry' This is an upright, dense, fastigate male variety which can eventually reach 10m high. It will make a great specimen tree for the garden and because of its regular narrow habit, they also look good planted along sid...
Laurus nobilis, The Bay Tree, is a conical evergreen tree or large shrub with glossy, dark green, aromatic leaves. During early summer masses of sulphar tiny flowers are produced much loved by bees and other pollinaters. Will respond very well to pru...
Phyllostachys aurea, the Golden Bamboo or Fishing Pole Bamboo, has dark green canes maturing to a golden yellow. Nice and bushy and excellent as a screen. Will reach a height of between 3.5 and 5 metres. Easy to distinguish from other bamboos by the ...
Phyllostachys aureosulcata 'Aureocaulis'
Golden Crookstem Bamboo
Phyllostachys aureosulcata 'Aureocaulis', the Golden crookstem bamboo (so called due to its occasional kinked new growth) is a wonderfully dainty bamboo with bright gold canes and airy foliage. The emerging canes are blushed pink in strong sunlight, ...
Phyllostachys aureosulcata f. 'spectabilis'
Phyllostachys aureosulcata 'Spectabilis' the Golden Crookstem Bamboo is one of the first bamboos to shoot in the spring. Expect brilliant gold canes flushed pink in summer with vertical green stripes. Should reach 4 to 5 metres in height when planted...
Phyllostachys bambusoides 'Holochrysa'
Outstanding gold bamboo from China. Produces thick upright canes which are flushed with red during the summer. Canes can arch gracefully with age. Can reach 4 or more metres, making an impressive specimen. One feature we have noticed at the nursery i...
Phyllostachys bissetii is a striking bamboo, with glossy grey-green canes. A very strong growing species that retains its dark, fresh green colour throughout the worst winter. It produces masses of leaves and can grow up to 5 metres in height. Ideal ...
Phyllostachys nigra or the Black Bamboo has to be the most popular and best known of all bamboos. The jet black canes reach around 4 or 5 metres in height and are covered in masses of lush green dainty leaves. The best situation for the black bamboo ...
Phyllostachys nigra 'Henonis'
A lovely olive green stemmed variety of the famous black bamboo Phyllostachys nigra, originating from Japan it is the largest and arguably the hardiest of the Phyllostachys nigra sub-species. Producing striking arching culms up to 4 inches in diamet...
Brewer's weeping spruce
Brewer Spruce. An elegant conical conifer with horizontal branches drapped with pendulous branchlets of blue-green leaves. Height 10-15m. Spread 3-4m. Evergreen. Foliage colour Blue, Green. Hardy. Planting instructions Back-fill with soil mixed with ...
Picea leucodermis 'Satellit'
Bosnian Pine. Dark green needles on smooth pale green grey bark, produces dark purple cones. This is a lovely compact, slow growing pine, eventually making a medium sized tree. Tolerant of salt and dry conditions, excellent on the coast, and very h...
Pinus mugo 'Columnaris'
Swiss Mountain Pine
Also known as Pinus mugo 'Colombo'. A hardy, evergreen, multi-stemmed conifer with emerald green, needle-like leaves. The upright, columnar habit makes it an ideal accent plant, especially in small gardens. Height 3.5m. Spread 1.5m. Will gow in most ...
Roscoea alpina - Purple
A tuberous alpine with dark green leaves and purple orchid-like flowers in mid-summer. Height 50cm. Spread 20cm. Herbaceous. Hardy in a sheltered site. Plant no less than 6" deep, in humus rich, well drained, preferably neutral - acid soil. Light pos...
Roscoea alpina - White
A tuberous alpine with dark green leaves and white orchid-like flowers in mid-summer. Height 40cm. Spread 20cm. Herbaceous. Hardy in a sheltered site. Plant no less than 6" deep, in humus rich, well drained, preferably neutral - acid soil. Light posi...