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A rounded shrub with glossy, dark green leaves and clusters of very fragrant tubular white flowers from mid to late spring. Height 3m. Spread 3m. Flower colour White. Flowers from April to May. Fruit colour Blue, Black. Fruits from June Evergreen. Fo...
Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Goshiki'
Japanese False Holly
A slow growing holly-like shrub, leaves are conspicuously mottled all year round. Young leaves which are mottled with gold and pink darkening to green flecked with gold as they age. White flowers in Autumn. Height and spread up to 2m.Common Names: Ja...
Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Tricolor'
Dark green holly like evergreen foliage, that is splashed and variegated around the margins with creamy white and pink. A slow growing form with a neat conical shape.Common Names: Holly olive...
Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Variegatus'
Variegated Holly Olive Tree
A slow growing evergreen holly-like shrub in which leaves are bordered creamy white. Branching and upright habit. Small white fragrant flowers in summer often followed by black fruits in autumn. Height and spread up to 2.5mCommon Names: Variegated ho...
A rounded shrub with glossy, dark green leaves and clusters of very fragrant tubular white flowers from mid to late spring. Common Names: Burkwood osmanthus ...
Tree peonies are delightful hardy shrubs, not trees at all but beautiful feathery leaved medium to small shrubs that produce the most amazing flowers in late spring. All tree peonies are prolific flowerers, creating a much admired display in April/...
Parrotia persica 'Pendula'
Weeping Persian Ironwood Tree
Persian Ironwood. A rare weeping variety of the Ironwood This weeping form only gets to 2.5 meters, grown for its rich yellow, orange and purple-red autumn colour. Tiny spider-like red flowers in late winter to early spring. Height 2.5m, making i...
Chinese Virginia Creeper
With its beautiful white veined leaves henryana is a very elegant Virginia creeper. Slower growing than its cousins make it ideal for covering smaller areas. Great for clothing unsightly sheds or walls the lovely foliage turns deep reddish pink in th...
Parthenocissus tricuspidata 'Purpurea'
Large leaved jungly climber with glossy deep green leaves that turn an amazing red to deep purple in autumn. Great on walls, over sheds or fences. One of our favourites for clothing unsightly areas as its fast growing and tolerant of most conditionsC...
Blue Passion Flower
Passion flower. A vigorous climber with rich green leaves and bowl-shaped white flowers with blue tips in summer followed by orange-yellow fruit. very fast growing and a great insect attracting plant for the garden as well as food plant for many spec...
Passiflora caerulea 'Constance Eliott'
Passiflora caerulea 'Constance Eliott'Common Names: passionflower 'Constance Eliott'...
Passiflora x violacea 'Victoria'
Passiflora x violacea 'Victoria' Common Names: Violet Passionflower...
Paulownia fortunei 'Fast Blue'
Common Names: Foxglove tree 'Fast Blue'...
Position: Full sun to part shade North-facing, East-facing, South-facing or West-facing Sheltered or Exposed. Coastal, Low Maintenance or Flower borders and bedsSoil: Well-drained or Moist but well-drained Acid, Alkaline or Neutral Chalk, Clay, Sand ...
Canary Island Date Palm
Phoenix canariensis, the Canary Island Date Palm is perhaps one of the most familiar sights in the Mediterranean and almost instantly recognizable. It is proving to be quite hardy, with mature specimens tolerating heavy frosts. It is a hungry and thi...
Silver Date Palm
New to the UK, a very striking palm from the Canaries. Will do best in a sunny sheltered position with very well drained soil. Should be hardy to around -12 degrees C when mature. Will need protection when young. Particularly reliable on the co...
Cretan Date Palm
Cretan date Palm. A very striking palm from southern Greece. Will do best in a sunny sheltered position with very well-drained soil. Should be hardy to around -10 degrees C when mature. Will need protection when young. Position: Full Sun / ShadeSoil...
Phormium 'Alison Blackman'
Phormium tenax 'Alison Blackman', New Zealand Flax is a fantastic architectural plant. The boldly coloured leaves, olive green with a cream stripe and lovely orange margin, ( a great phormium for all colour schemes !) reach around 1.5 metres in heigh...
Phormium 'Apricot Queen'
An upright evergreen New Zealand Flax with Yellow Green fairly still leaves and an apricot blush. Height in the region of 2m with a spread of 1.5m. Plant in moisture retentive soil in full sun. Also makes a lovely container plant. Position: full su...
Phormium 'Back In Black'
Phormium 'Back In Black'Common Names: New Zealand Flax...
Phormium 'Bronze Baby'
Phormium tenax 'Bronze Baby', the New Zealand Flax, has long, beautiful dark bronze coloured, architectural foliage. Being 'everbronze' it is a great plant for any garden.The eventual height is around 1.2 to 1.5 metres, with a similar spread. It make...
Phormium 'Gold Sword'
Phormium 'Gold Sword'Common Names: New Zealand Flax...
A beautifully coloured flax with red and green stripes on the leaves. Suitable for windy positions and coastal exposure . Plant in full sun and free draining soil for best effect. Excellent as a container plant. Position: full sun tolerant of win...
Phormium 'Pink Stripe'
Phormium 'Pink Stripe'Common Names: Flax lily 'Pink Stripe' and New Zealand Flax...