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Cytisus battandieri (Argyrocytisus) the Pineapple Broom originates from the Atlas mountains and is a rare but desirable small tree. The foliage is velvety in texture with a colour somewhere between grey and green; it is an attractive foliage tree whi...
Daphne odora 'Aureomarginata'
Superb attractive shrub that will brighten the dullest winter day with its beautiful fragrance from pretty little trumpet shaped pink flowers. The evergreen leaves are edged irregularly in gold and are ovate and glossy. Flowers mid winter to early ...
Perennial plant with quadrangular leaves, with spines. Dasylirion is a group of over a dozen of grassy looking rosette plants native to the southwestern US and northern Mexico. They are not grasses but are related to the Agaves. As they grow older, ...
Dasylirion serratifolium is amongst one of the most dramatic and architectural plants. Thin strap-like leaves are covered with tiny spines along both sides, with the mature plant reaching a round 1.5 metres in height and spread. Suitable for a very h...
Tasmanian Tree Fern
Dicksonia antarctica or the Tasmanian Tree Fern is perhaps the best known of all the tree ferns and possibly the toughest. It is easily recognised by its thick, soft brown trunk and graceful arching dark green fronds. In milder areas where the frosts...
Dryopteris affinis Cristata The King
Scaly Male Fern 'cristata'
King of Ferns. A handsome, evergreen fern with crested, arched fronds twisted at the tips. Height 90cm. Spread 90cm. Hardy, semi evergreen, plant in a sheltered site. Does best in moist soil in full or partial shade. RHS Award of Garden MeritCommon...
An unusual but beautiful Chinese shrub that produces nodding clusters of fragrant yellow flowers clothed in white silky hairs in late winter. Fresh oblong green leaves emerge in late spring. This is a choice, edge of woodland plant related to Daphnes...
Elaeagnus x ebbingei
Elaeagnus ebbingii, Oleaster, is a vigorous shrub with glossy, dark green leaves with a silver sheen and underside. Tiny, very sweetly fragrant creamy white flowers are produced on the stems amongst the leaves in late summer followed by small, oran...
Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Compacta'
Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Compacta' is a vigorous shrub with glossy, dark green leaves with a silver sheen and underside. Tiny, very sweetly fragrant creamy white flowers are produced on the stems amongst the leaves in late summer followed by small, oran...
Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Lime Light'
Ebbinge's Silverberry 'limelight'
Position: full sun to full shade, suitable for seaside gardensSoil: most soils except waterloggedEventual Size: 2 to 3 metres, but can be prunedHabit: rounded evergreen shrub with dense foliageCommon Names: Ebbinge's silverberry 'Limelight'...
Ensete ventricosum 'Maurelii'
Purple Abyssinian Banana
Ensete ventricosum 'Maurelii' is a fast growing, very jungly plant also known as the Red Abyssinian banana. Though not hardy it can be grown outside duriing the summer months either planted out or in a large container. Often growing to over 1.50 metr...
Eriobotrya japonica or loquat are a fabulous tree for a sunny garden where a jungly or exotic look is required. Loquats are often seen in mediterranean gardens where it is prized for it's tasty fruits. However here in the UK we love it for it'...
Escallonia 'Iveyi' is an upright, evergreen shrub with small, dark green, glossy leaves. Pretty pure white trumpet shaped fragrant flowers contrasts well with the dark foliage. Excellent as a heging plant and thrives in all well drained soils. ...
Escallonia laevis 'Pink Elle'
Escallonia 'Iveyi' is an upright, evergreen shrub with small, dark green, glossy leaves. Pretty pink trumpet shaped fragrant flowers contrasts well with the dark foliage. Excellent as a heging plant and thrives in all well drained soils. Fragrant...
Eucalyptus gunnii 'Azura'
Eucalyptus gunnii 'Azura' is a new French variety, It's growth is approx 50% of it's species, and it is a more compact tree. It branches more extensively and benefits by being hardier. It also retains it juvenile foliage and it's glaucous, round leav...
Eucalyptus pauciflora niphophila
Eucalyptus pauciflora niphophila Common name: Snow gum tree Height and spread in 20 years: 5 x 3 metres Seasons of interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter Foliage: Grey/green foliage in spring, with white flowers appearing in summer and ornam...
Euonymus alatus 'Compactus'
Compact Winged Spindle Tree
A dense shrub with dark green leaves turning brilliant red in autumn. Stems have corky wings. Almost round reddish purple fruit opening to orange seeds. Plantgroup: Shrubs/Trees Plant type: Shrub, hedge plant, fruit/berries, solitary, in group Flower...
Euonymus fortunei 'Harlequin'
A dwarf prostrate shrub, the new growth unfolds as pure white, gradually developing to a green and white speckling on the leaves, slight pink tints in winter. Height 10-35cm. Spread Indefinite. Fruit colour Red. Fruits from September Evergreen. Folia...
Evergreen Japanese Spindle
Japanese Spindle. A large shrub with evergreen glossy, dark green leaves, fairly fast growing and an excellent hedging plant particularly good for coastal gardens as is tolerant of salt wind. Suitable for most soil types, plant with a good quality ...
Euonymus japonicus 'Benkomasaki'
An excellent upright growing variety with neat, compact habit reaching 1.5 metres. Can be used as statement plants in a mixed border, shapely specimens or hedging, Evergreen. Tolerant of coastal conditions. We recommend using a good quality compo...
Euonymus japonicus 'Bravo'
Japanese Spindle Tree
Euonymus japonicus 'Bravo'Common Names: Japanese spindle tree 'Bravo'...
Euonymus japonicus 'Green Rocket'
Euonymus japonicus 'Green Spire' is also known as Euonymus 'Green Rocket'. Deep green foliage with an upright, compact habit. Evergreen and particularly hardy, keeps its colour all year round. Ideal for low hedging or as a box hedge alternative.Commo...
Euonymus japonicus 'Kathy'
Japanese Spindle Tree
Euonymus japonicus 'Kathy'Common Names: Japanese spindle tree 'Kathy'...
Euonymus phellomanusCommon Names: spindle tree...