Agaves & Arids
Bananas, Gingers & Aroids
Cloud Pruned, Bonsai & Niwaki Trees
Gifts for Gardeners
Grasses & Grass Like
Half, Quarter & Full Standards
Hardy Palm Trees
Hedging & Screening
Pleached & Espalier Screening
Tree Ferns & Ferns
Architectural & Colonial Gardens
Patio & Courtyard Gardens
Screening or Lose Your Neighbour
Small Town Garden
Fargesia 'Jiuzhaigou 1'
Fargesia robusta 'Campbell'
Fargesia 'Obelisk' (murieliae x nitida)
Fargesia nitida 'Black Pearl'
Ginkgo biloba 'Troll'
Phyllostachys bambusoides 'Holochrysa'
Phyllostachys nigra 'Henonis'
Phyllostachys aurea 'Koi'
Important in today’s gardens hedging and screening plants make up a key feature in todays landscape. At Big Plant Nursery we specialise in many evergreen hedging plants such as bamboo, bays, laurels, photinia, conifers and yew.
Increasingly for immediate effect we are stocking both espalier and standard espalier plants of hornbeam, evergreen oak and photinia in both small and large sizes. We can offer advice and give assistance for all kinds of hedging and screening albeit a roof terrace, seaside garden, town garden or country garden.
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Golden King'
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Golden King' is a bushy, evergreen shrub, from New Zealand. Has lovely lush gold margined green leaves that are oval shaped and dense in habit. Originally from New Zealand where it is tolerant of coastal conditions often used...
Cherry Laurel, Laurel. A dense bushy shrub with glossy green leaves. Fragrant white flowers on upright spikes in spring, followed by red fruit ripening to black. Height 4m. Spread 2m. Flower colour White. Flowers from April to May. Fruit colour Red. ...
Prunus laurocerasus 'Caucasica'
Cherry Laurel,Common Laurel. A compact, bushy shrub of upright growth with glossy, narrow , dark green leaves. Fragrant white flowers on upright spikes in spring, followed by red fruit ripening to black. It makes an excellent hedge or screen and ca...
Prunus laurocerasus 'Etna'
Cherry Laurel, Laurel. An improved form of the dense bushy shrub with the extra attraction of the new growth coming through a fantastic, contrasting bronze- orange colour. Fragrant white flowers on upright spikes in spring, followed by red fruit ripe...
Prunus lusitanica The 'Portugal Laurel' is a small to medium to large-sized evergreen tree with glossy, dark green, ovate leaves on red stalks Creates nice winter colour with the reddish stalks. Tree can be shaped for more informal effect and is su...
Prunus lusitanica 'Brenelia'
Prunus lusitanica 'Brenelia' The 'Portugal Laurel' is a small to medium to large-sized evergreen tree with glossy, dark green, ovate leaves on red stalks Creates nice winter colour with the reddish stalks. Tree can be shaped for more informal effec...
Prunus lusitanica 'Angustifolia'
Prunus lusitanica 'Angustifolia' The 'Portugal Laurel' is a small to medium to large-sized evergreen tree with glossy, dark green, ovate leaves on red stalks Creates nice winter colour with the reddish stalks. Tree can be shaped for more informal e...
Prunus lusitanica 'Myrtifolia'
The 'Portugal Laurel'. A small to medium to large-sized evergreen tree, 'Myrtifolia' is slightly smalled leaved than the species with glossy, dark green, ovate leaves on red stalks. Creates nice winter colour with the reddish stalks and the tree can ...
Pseudosasa japonica, the Arrow Bamboo is a very rapid grower and is ideal for covering that trouble spot in your garden. Will wander when planted in the ground, so bamboo root barrier would be recommended. Good in a pot and does not mind being in a s...
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...
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 dentatum 'Blue Muffin'
So named because of the wonderful, bright blue berries in late summer that follow the white clusters of flowers in May-June. This deciduous cultivar is a fast grower with a good, dense habit so as well as a specimen plant can also be used for hedgi...
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 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...