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Buddleja 'Silver Anniversary'
An excellent new introduction to this genus of shrubs bred at Longstock Park Nursery with lance-shaped, silvery, downy foliage and white sweetly scented flowers with yellow in eyes from early summer through to Autumn. Hardy and virtually evergreen in...
Butia capitata, the Jelly Palm. This is a stunning feather palm from South America, which is becoming more and more popular due to its remarkable hardiness. It produces large fleshy fruits (which are very tasty) after a good hot summer. It will need ...
Callicarpa bodinieri 'Profusion'
Beauty Berry. An excellent, hardy deciduous shrub proving very unusual autumn colour to the garden. Young foliage emerges bronze, from June to July clusters of lilac-pink flowers are followed by beautiful dark violet fruits in autumn which hold on th...
The Callicarpa kwangtungensis has clusters of pale pink flowers from July-August, in autumn it grows lilac berries. An alluring plum shade tints the leaves throughout the growing season, before turning to pinks and orange for a display. It is best...
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 sasanqua 'Cleopatra'
Camellia sasanqua 'Cleopatra'...
Camellia sasanqua 'Narcissiflora'
Camellia sasanqua 'Narcissiflora'...
Camellia sasanqua 'Yuletide'
Camellia sasanqua 'Yuletide'...
Campsis x tagliabuana 'Indian Summer'
Common Trumpet Creeper. Vigorous climber with dark green leaves and attractive, pendant, tubular-funnel-shaped, dark orange to red flowers. Height 2-3m. An excellent exotic looking climber for a south facing wall or fence. Flowers from July to Se...
Carpinus betulus 'Rockhampton Red'
This new selection of ordinary hornbeam (Carpinus betulus) has a distinctive and reliable (orange -) red fall color. Then (around the end of November), the leaf turns brown. A portion of this brown leaves remain on the tree until the following sprin...
Caryopteris clandonensis 'White Surprise'
Caryopteris clandonensis 'White Surprise' was discovered in 2005 as a variegated shoot of 'Heavenly Blue'. Rich blue flowers cover this pretty shrub from August onwards which contrast beautifully against the delicate leaves which have a deep grey g...
Caryopteris incana 'Sunshine Blue'
A colourful and hardy introduction to this late Summer flowering genus of shrubs, with bright gold fragrant foliage followed by prolific clusters of amethyst blue flowers in August and September. Attacts butterflies and bees. Excellent to use as ...
Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Pink Perfection'
Position: Sunny or partial shade Soil: In any good well-drained soil Eventual Size: Up to 90cm Habit: Irregular bushy Foliage: Deciduous Common Names: bluebeard 'Pink Perfection'...
Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Sterling Silver'
This wonderful variety of caryopteris is very exciting in that it has the most beautiful silver-grey foliage along with the usual late summer display of fluffy violet blue flowers inviting an orgy of pollinating insects into the garden! Easy to gro...
Caryopteris clandonensis 'Summer Sorbet'
An excellent shrub to add interest to the summer border, covered in pretty, bright sky blue flowers above the gold edged smoky green, aromatic leaves. Smothered with bees as soon as the flowers appear, this pretty plant can't help but catch your ey...
Catalpa bignoniodes 'Aurea'
Golden Indian Bean Tree
Catalpa bignonioides 'Aurea', the Golden Indian Bean Tree, is a wide, spreading tree with large, heart-shaped leaves, which emerge a golden yellow before turning to pale green. Upright panicles of creamy white flowers are produced in early summer, th...
Catalpa erubescens 'Purpurea'
Purple Indian Bean Tree
Catalpa erubescens 'Purpurea', the Purple Indian Bean Tree, is a wide, spreading tree with large, heart-shaped leaves which emerge a dark purple before fading to pale green. Upright panicles of creamy white flowers are produced in early summer, thes...
Cautleya spicata 'Robusta'
Cautleya spicata 'Robusta' is one of our favourite hardy gingers, this Cautleya only grows to around 1m high producing masses of dark green jungly leaves against burgundy red stems, it the garden it rapidly forms small elegant clumps with multi stems...
Ceanothus arboreus 'Trewithen Blue'
Ceanothus 'Trewithen Blue', the California Lilac, a wonderful small evergreen tree which is covered in masses of pale blue flowers in early summer. It is tolerant of exposed and coastal conditions as long as it is in full sun. Little maintenance is r...
Cephalanthus occidentalis, Buttonbush, Honey Balls. A truely fabulous, deciduous shrub which is easy to grow and looks absolutely amazing when the orbit-like full sun/part shadecream/white flowers open up in mid summer to late summer... the round s...
Cephalanthus occidentalis 'Fiber Optics'
‘Fiber Optics’ is an improved version of Cephalanthus occidentalis. A truely fabulous, deciduous shrub which is easy to grow and looks absolutely amazing when the orbit-like full sun/part shadecream/white flowers open up in mid summer to late sum...
Cephalanthus occidentalis 'Sugar Shack'
Dwarf Button Bush
Cephalanthus occidentalis 'Sugar Shack', Dwarf buttonbush, Honey Balls. A truely fabulous, deciduous shrub which is easy to grow and looks absolutely amazing when the orbit-like full sun/part shadecream/white flowers open up in mid summer to late sum...
Ceratostigma willmottianum 'Sapphire Ring'
Bright yellow foliage and clusters of lovely sapphire blue flowers mean this lovely, low growing shrub is guaranteed to brighten up any garden. Low growing and bushy, this plant is also great for ground cover. Compact and branching, this hardy de...