Agaves & Arids
Bananas, Gingers & Aroids
Cloud Pruned, Bonsai & Niwaki Trees
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Tree Ferns & Ferns
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Small Town Garden
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'
Kalopanax septemlobus syn pictus
Phyllostachys vivax f. aureocaulis 'Huangwenzhu'
Acacia baileyana 'Purpurea'
Cordyline australis 'Pink Champagne'
Polystichum setiferum 'Plumosum Densum'
Dryopteris buschiana (crassirhizoma)
Polystichum setiferum 'Herrenhausen'
Large shrubs are often thought of last when planning a garden, but will often form the very backone of the design, so should be thought of early in your plans ! We stock a wide range of evergreen and deciduous shrubs of all sizes, from the more common types to the rarer, more interesting varieties. If you are looking for a particular shrub and can't see it on our website, then please contact us , it may be in stock or we could locate one for you or at the very least make a good recommendation for a replacement.
Daisy Bush, Arorangi. An upright shrub with holly-like glossy, dark green leaves and dense clusters of fragrant, daisy-like, white flowers with a reddish brown eye in summer. Height 6m. Spread 5m. Flower colour White. Flowers from June to August. Eve...
Photinia x fraseri 'Red Robin'
Photinia Red Robin is an upright, evergreen shrub with dark green leaves which are bright red when young. This variety was first raised in New Zealand. Small white flowers are sometimes followed by bright red fruit. Tolerant of most soils and conditi...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Cratus'
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Cratus' An attractive shrub with dark, almost black stems holding delicate mid-green foliage. Small purple flowers are produced in spring. Can be used in a mixed border or allowed to grow in to an pretty little tree. Tolerant...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Elizabeth'
Pittosporum tenuifolium (tawhiwhi Elizabeth) Eventual Size: Ultimate height 2.5 - 4 metres, Ultimate spread 2.5 - 4 metres Position: Full sun / partial shade Soil: Chalk, Clay, Sand Loam Flowering period: Summer Foliage: Evergreen Flower: Pur...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Glo Ball'
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Glo Ball' ‘GloBall’ was discovered as a naturally occurring branch mutation of Pittosporum ‘Tiny Tyler’ Compact habit and spherical overall shape with variegated leaves that are green with irregular cream colored marg...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Golf Ball'
Naturally a very bushy small growing evergreen shrub with bright mint green foliage which requires little trimming to maintain its shape. Sun or light shade. Height 60cm, spread 60cm. Well drained soil.Common Names: Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Gol...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Variegatum'
A large bushy shrub with mid-green, leaves with creamy white, wavy margins. Bell-shaped, honey-scented, black-red flowers. Height 4 m. Spread 2 m. Flowers from May to June. Fruit colour Grey, Black. Fruits from July Evergreen. Frost hardy. Planting...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Abbotsbury Gold'
This Pittosporum has gold and yellow variegated leaves eventually making a small tree like shrub. Originally from New Zealand where it is tolerant of coastal conditions often used a an unusual bright hedge. Hardy but best suited to southern or urban ...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Collaig Silver'
Named after a sport found at Collaig Nursery in Scotland, this attractive variety has a lovely variegation of silvery white to the oval leaves. Eventual height 3 metres but can be pruned to keep it smaller if desired. Prefers a sunny position in well...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Oliver Twist'
A compact form of this bushy shrub with small, silvery, leaves with wavy margins, can be grown as a specimen or clipped for a hedge.The foliage has a loverly silvery sheen. Bell-shaped, honey-scented, black-red flowers. Height 4 m. Spread 2 m. Flower...
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Tom Thumb'
A low bushy shrub with bronze-purple flushed leaves. Bell-shaped, black-red flowers. Height 1m. Spread 60cm. Flower colour Black, Red. Flowers from May to June. Evergreen. Foliage colour Bronze, Purple. Frost hardy. Planting instructions Back-fill wi...
Japanese Mock Orange
Pittosporum tobira is an evergreen shrub from the Mediterranean, with glossy, deep green leaves and wonderfully scented creamy-white flowers. This is an excellent shrub for coastal conditions and will also grow well in a container. A light prune once...
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...
Armenian Oak or Pontine Oak
Quercus pontica (Armenian Oak or Pontine Oak) Armenian or Pontine Oak from the caucus mountains of Georgia and north eastern Turkey. Quercus pontica is a lovely small sized oak with large exotic leaves. It naturally forms a dense rounded canopy and i...
Quercus rubra 'Aurea'
Quercus rubra 'Aurea' A stunning form of the red oak, Quercus rubra 'Aurea' makes a medium sized tree with exotic looking large lobed leaves which start off a reddish green turning lime green then in Autumn a superb golden hue which eventually turn s...
Quercus x hickellii
Quercus x hickellii A really lovely oak which is a hybrid between Quercus robar and Quercus pontica. Quercus x hickellii has very large and slightly serrated leaves up to 15cm long and 10cm wide. It makes a dense oval crowned tree up to 6 metres high...
Rosmarinus officinalis Rosemary. An aromatic shrub with leathery, narrow dark green leaves. Pretty purple-blue to white flowers from mid-spring to early summer and may flower again in autumn. Height 1.5m. Spread 1.5m. Flowers from March to June, Se...
Sambucus nigra 'Black Lace'
Sambucus nigra 'Black Lace' The Black Elder. The lacy, finely-cut foliage is darker than Black Beauty. The wonderful foliage is accented by creamy pink flowers in spring that turn into purple black berries in autumn for the fall. Berries are ideal fo...
Christmas Box, Sweet Box. A dense, bushy suckering, evergreen shrub with glossy dark green leaves. Clusters of small, very fragrant, white flowers with cream coloured anthers in winter followed by glossy black fruit. Height 1.5 m. Spread 1m. Flowers ...
Sarcococca hookeriana 'Purple Stem'
Christmas Box or Sweet Box
Sarcococca hookeriana 'Purple Stem' Christmas Box, Sweet Box. A dwarf suckering shrub with glossy dark green leaves. Clusters of fragrant pink-tinged, white flowers in winter followed by dark blue-black fruit. Height 60cm. Spread 1m. Flower colour Wh...
Sarcococca hookeriana 'Winter Gem'
Sarcococca hookeriana 'Winter Gem' A new variety of 'Christmas Box', a cross between humilis and Purple Stem, having larger leaves and red buds opening to very sweetly fragrant white flowers from February to April followed by red berries that ripen t...
Senecio 'Angel Wings'
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Skimmia x confusa 'Kew Green'
A hardy male evergreen shrub with shiny mid-green leaves. Fragrant creamy white flowers in spring. Height 1m, spread 1m. Flower colour white, flowers from April to May. Foliage colour green. It is recommended to prune off flowers once they have run t...
Sorbaria sorbifolia 'Sem'
A feathery leaved deciduous hardy shrub that produces choice salmon pink new growth in spring fading to green in summer then turning oranges and reds in the Autumn. In summer still upright panicles of white flowers are produced. Has dense growth maki...