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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 japonicum 'Vitifolium'
Acer japonicum 'Vitifolium' is just a beautiful, spreading japanese maple, with broad, fan shaped leaves with 10 - 12 lobes emerging a very pale green in the spring before turning a dark green for the summer. the leaves turn orange and red in the aut...
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 '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 'Sango kaku'
Acer palmatum 'Sango kaku' or coral barked maple is well known for it's bright orange-red coloured bark on young branches which creates a pleasing winter feature. During summer it has pale green leaves with a pinkish tinge to the margins which in aut...
Acer palmatum 'Suminagashi'
Japanese maple. A small tree with bright red leaves in spring turning maroon then green in summer with a scarlet finale in autumn. Height 2m. Spread 2m. It will require well drained soil in semi shade. Can be pruned very easily and so is a good...
Acer palmatum Dissectum 'Viridis'
Acer palmatum Dissectum 'Viridis' Position: Dappled sun to part shade out of cold, drying winds - especially coastal winds Soil: all soils, but avoid waterlogged areas very dry soils will need extra watering Eventual Size: up to metres, but can be ...
Acer palmatum dissectum 'Orangeola'
Acer palmatum dissectum 'Orangeola' is a breathtaking autumn colour is a mix of reds and oranges and lasts longer than most maples. This is one of the best dissectums for a sunny position and makes a large shrub eventually raching 1.5-2metre with wo...
Agave americana 'Variegata'
An evergreen succulent with basal rosettes of spreading, lance-shaped, spine-tipped and spine-margined, grey-green leaves with creamy yellow edges Clusters of yellowish green flowers. Height 2m. Spread 3m.Flowers from June to July Sheltered site with...
California Lilac. Bushy evergreen shrub with finely toothed, glossy, mid-green leaves. Abundant dark blue flowers. Height 2m. Spread 2m. Flower colour Blue. Flowers from March to May. Evergreen. Foliage colour Green. Hardy. Sheltered Site. Planting i...
Ceanothus Thyrsiflorus Repens
Profuse clusters of deep blue flowers emerge from reddish, purple buds in April/May, creating a spectacular sight. Concha makes a dense, bushy evergreen shrub with glossy, small dark green leaves on arching branches. Loved by bees and insects, gr...
Dryopteris erythrosora 'Brilliance'
Japanese Shield Fern
Dryopteris erythrosora 'Brilliance' is a superb selection of the Japanese Shield fern already a beautiful 'Brilliant' has increased colours to the large glossy leaves with a range of oranges and pale reds showing as each frond develops in size as it ...
Very attractive, dense, bushy mound shaped shrub with wonderful glossy, ovate green and red leaves having bronze and burgandy tints in the autumn. Evergreen and hardy, this neat and colourful shrub will reach about 1.5 metre and will grow in sun ...
Leucothoe keiskei 'Halloween'
Leucothoe (Leucothoe keiskei 'Halloween') Very attractive, dense, bushy mound shaped shrub with wonderful glossy, ovate green and red leaves having bronze and burgandy tints in the autumn. Evergreen and hardy, this neat and colourful shrub will rea...
Phormium 'Cream Delight'
Phormium 'Cream Delight', Mountain flax is a fantastic architectural plant. The boldly coloured leaves are mostly cream, narrowly edged with green. Reaches around 1 metre in height and spread, this is an excellent addition to an exotic or 'jungly'...
Phormium 'Sundowner' is a beautiful, colourful variety which as the name suggests is reminiscent of a sunset. A clump-forming, evergreen perennial with upright narrow leaves of bronze-green, striped towards the margins with red and pink. Height up ...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Elizabeth'
Pittosporum tenuifolium (tawhiwhi Elizabeth) Eventual Size: Ultimate height 2.5 - 4 metres, Ultimate spread 2.5 - 4 metres Position: Full sun / partial shade Soil: Chalk, Clay, Sand Loam Flowering period: Summer Foliage: Evergreen Flower: Pur...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Golf Ball'
Naturally a very bushy small growing evergreen shrub with bright mint green foliage which requires little trimming to maintain its shape. Sun or light shade. Height 60cm, spread 60cm. Well drained soil.Common Names: Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Gol...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Variegatum'
A large bushy shrub with mid-green, leaves with creamy white, wavy margins. Bell-shaped, honey-scented, black-red flowers. Height 4 m. Spread 2 m. Flowers from May to June. Fruit colour Grey, Black. Fruits from July Evergreen. Frost hardy. Planting...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Abbotsbury Gold'
This Pittosporum has gold and yellow variegated leaves eventually making a small tree like shrub. Originally from New Zealand where it is tolerant of coastal conditions often used a an unusual bright hedge. Hardy but best suited to southern or urban ...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Collaig Silver'
Named after a sport found at Collaig Nursery in Scotland, this attractive variety has a lovely variegation of silvery white to the oval leaves. Eventual height 3 metres but can be pruned to keep it smaller if desired. Prefers a sunny position in well...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Oliver Twist'
A compact form of this bushy shrub with small, silvery, leaves with wavy margins, can be grown as a specimen or clipped for a hedge.The foliage has a loverly silvery sheen. Bell-shaped, honey-scented, black-red flowers. Height 4 m. Spread 2 m. Flower...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Tom Thumb'
A low bushy shrub with bronze-purple flushed leaves. Bell-shaped, black-red flowers. Height 1m. Spread 60cm. Flower colour Black, Red. Flowers from May to June. Evergreen. Foliage colour Bronze, Purple. Frost hardy. Planting instructions Back-fill wi...
Japanese Mock Orange
Pittosporum tobira is an evergreen shrub from the Mediterranean, with glossy, deep green leaves and wonderfully scented creamy-white flowers. This is an excellent shrub for coastal conditions and will also grow well in a container. A light prune once...