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Small Town Garden
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.
Prunus laurocerasus 'Novita'
Cherry Laurel, Laurel. An extra hardy variety of the 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 Apri...
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 ...
Cork Oak. A stunning rounded evergreen tree with thick corky bark. It is grown in the Mediterranean in large plantations for the production of cork. It will do best in a warm, sunny position in. A very architectural hardy small tree....
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...
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...
Spiraea Japonica 'Magic Carpet'
Spiraea Japonica 'Magic Carpet' Dense, rounded shrub with leaves emerging red then turning to yellow. Has deep pink flowers in summer, a great colour splash in the garden. Hardy, deciduous, most soil types....
Spiraea japonica 'Double Play Big Bang'
Spiraea japonica 'Double Play Big Bang' Double Play has both colourful flowers and colourful foliage. Rich, purple, red new growth in spring compliments deep pink summer flowers. maintains its compact, rounded shape with minimal pruning. full s...
Bird of Paradise
Strelitzia reginae (Bird of Paradise/Crane Flower) Commonly used by florists as a cut flower, the Bird of Paradise is the embodiment of exotica! It flowers from mid-winter through until the spring with a fantastic orangey-green flower resembling th...
Fragrant Snowbell. A graceful spreading tree with rounded green leaves, turning yellow in autumn. Pretty racemes of bell-shaped, fragrant white flowers from early to mid-summer. Height 12m. Spread 7m. Flower colour White. Flowers from June to July. D...
Tetrapanax papyrifer 'Rex'
Rice Paper Plant
Tetrapanax papyrifer 'Rex' is undoubtedly one of the most architectural, hardy, exotic plants possible to grow here in the U.K. With perhaps the largest leaves of any other woody plant grown here "Rex' certainly makes it's presence felt in the garden...
Thuja plicata 'Can Can'
Western Red Cedar
Position: full sun Soil: fertile, well drained Eventual Size: Habit: dense, oval, tidy Foliage: Evergreen,lush, bright green. Common Names: Western Red Cedar ...
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 macrocephalum 'Happy Fortuna'
Chinese Snowball Bush
Viburnum macrocephalum 'Happy Fortuna' In spring large globes of pale green flowers are produced, which mature to the purest white. When in flower this Viburnum resembles a Hydrangea but is much earlier to flower. An easy to grow, deciduous shrub wit...
Viburnum opulus 'Compactum'
Compact Guelder Rose
A really super viburnum with large blooms of pure white flowers produced in summer followed by striking shiny red berries in autumn. Very hardy with compact habit the leaves are a fresh green turning a purplish pink in autumn. Great as a specimen on ...