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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'
Rice Paper Plant
The Rice paper plant is a very exotic looking plant from China and Taiwan. It produces large leaves and is relatively fast growing. Best in a sheltered position away from strong winds where it will tolerate semi-shade. Frost hardy but protect from ex...
Thuja plicata '4Ever Goldy'
western red cedar
This new variety of Western Red Cedar was a natural mutation discovered back in 2002. It has stunning bright gold foliage which turns fabulous shades of orange and gold in autumn. You should plant this in full sun to really appreciate the colour but ...
Trachelospermum jasminoides, evergreen Jasmine is simply the best hardy, evergreen climber you can own. Masses of mid/dark green, glossy leaves are held upon twining stems which in mid summer are followed by loads of tiny jasmine-like flowers that sm...
Trachycarpus fortunei, the Chusan Palm or Windmill Palm, is the best hardy palm that you can own. Robert Fortune discovered the Chusan Palm in the middle of the nineteenth century and it has been growing strongly in the UK since then. Happy in all bu...
Vaccinium corymbosum 'Goldtraube'
Vaccinium corymbosum 'Goldtraube' Highbush, Blueberry. A dense upright shrub with arching stems of green leaves, turning red in autumn. Scented white flowers in late spring are followed by edible, large sweet blue-black berries. Heavy cropper. Hei...
A cross dating to 1955 between V. rhytidophyllum and V. utile, from Prague Municipal Gardens. Has beautiful large heads of pink buds opening to pink white flowerheads, gently fragrant up to 10cm across. Evergreen, waxy, dark green, deeply veined le...
Viburnum burkwoodii 'Anne Russell'
This semi evergreen variety of burkwoodii has wonderful large rounded heads of white fragrant flowers emerging from pink buds in March-April. Plant next to a path where the highly fragrant flowers can be fully appreciated. A bushy medium sized shrub ...
Viburnum carlesii 'Aurora'
Carlesii Viburnum 'Aurora' 'in Dutch "snowball," is a medium-sized semi-evergreen shrub with round upright form. Aurora blooms in April and May generously with strongly scented pink flowers that open from red buds. The efflorescence is sometimes pink...
The David Viburnum. A useful small evergreen shrub. Plant in the middle of your border as a foil for your summer herbaceous flowers. In it's own right it has a compact, domed habit with dark green, leathery leaves with conspicous deep veins. Clusters...
Viburnum davidii 'Angustifolium'
Clusters of white flowers are held above the dark green, leathery foliage in May and June. During the summer the compact, domed habit of this evergreen shrub, sited toward the back of your border, makes an attractive foil for your later flowering pla...
Viburnum hillieri 'Winton'
Originated from Hillier's nurseries in the 1950's, this popular, larger variety of viburnum is semi-evergreen and will reach 3 metres high. Larger specimens are often evergreen in sheltered positions. Winton is covered in fragrant, creamy white f...
Viburnum lantana 'Mohican'
A seedling selection from a plant in Poland by Donald Egolf in 1952. Creamy, white, prolific flowers are followed by berries turning red, then black, giving further autumn interest. Mohican has a wonderful dense habit and the original plant was 9 fee...
Viburnum macrocephalum 'Happy Fortuna'
Chinese Snowball Bush
Viburnum macrocephalum 'Happy Fortuna' In spring large globes of pale green flowers are produced, which mature to the purest white. When in flower this Viburnum resembles a Hydrangea but is much earlier to flower. An easy to grow, deciduous shrub wit...
Viburnum opulus 'Compactum'
Compact Guelder Rose
A really super viburnum with large blooms of pure white flowers produced in summer followed by striking shiny red berries in autumn. Very hardy with compact habit the leaves are a fresh green turning a purplish pink in autumn. Great as a specimen on ...
Viburnum opulus 'Roseum'
A particularly lovely shrub with abundant, most attractive flowers from May. The round heads are made up of masses of trumpet shaped flowers, lime green in bud turning cream then pure white as they open. Leaves are toothed and bright green, turning...
Viburnum plicatum 'Kilimandjaro Sunrise'
Chelsea Flower Plant of the Year, 2015 It is no surprise that this gorgeous, eye catching new variety won the most prestigeous award at Chelsea, it has so much to offer. A structured, tiered shape is complemented with upright , hydrangea-like, whit...
Viburnum plicatum 'Popcorn'
Popcorn is a multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub that gets about 3 m tall and as wide. It is noted for producing , sterile, non-fragrant, white flowers along the branches in spring. The small rounded popcorn-like cluster that can get as big as 90 cm cove...
Viburnum rhytidophyllum 'Willowwood'
Viburnum rhytidophyllum 'Willowwood' We really like this evergreen Viburnum despite the mouthful of a name. Willowwood has large Rhododendron-like leaves and flowers, although tiny and white, are born in large cauliflower-like clusters. What we r...
Viburnum tinus 'Spirit'
Viburnum tinus 'Spirit' is a dense, shrubby, smaller cultivar of Viburnum tinus, reaching a maximum of 2 metres high, having large heads of attractive pink buds opening into sweet, white flowers followed by blue-black fruit. The main flowering period...
Viburnum tinus 'Lisa Rose'
‘Lisa Rose’ is a superb evergreen viburnum forming clusters of purple flower buds during autumn which open to creamy white fragrant flowers which appear from December to April. Valuable to insects the flowers are full of nectar. Has dark green ba...
crimson glory vine
I first saw Vitis coignetiae sometimes known as the Crimson Glory Grape Vine growing through mature trees during the autumn at Westernbirt arboretum back in the early '80's. The effect it had on me has remained all these years, the leaves of the Vit...
Vitis vinifera Grape Vine. A woody climber with bright green leaves, turning bronze-red in autumn. The flowers emerge from June to July, with large bunches of grapes being produced in the autumn. Ideally should be in a sunny position and will...
Weigela 'All Summer Red'
Weigela 'All Summer Red' Short, compact shrub with seasonal foliage. Numerous red flowers appear in early summer. It grows in height. Straight, raised stems, vivid green, elliptic leave with sharp tips. Flower buds form abundantly from May to June i...
Weigela 'Ebony and Ivory' ('Velda')
Weigela 'Ebony and Ivory' Weigela 'Velda (Ebony and Ivory) is a beautiful and low-growing flowering Weigela. The bright white flowers are orange yellow heart. They contrast with the purple colored leaf. ...