Shrubs

 
    Berberis thunbergii Harlequin Berberis Thunbergii Harlequin
    Berberis Thunbergii Harlequin is a compact deciduous shrub with rounded deep purple leaves, variably splashed with cream and pink, and small pale yellow flowers followed by dark red berries. Grows in any well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Suitable for City/Courtyard Gardens, Coastal, Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower borders and beds, Hedging/Screens or Low Maintenance. [ Read More...]


    Berberis Thunbergii Atropurpurea Rose Glow Berberis Thunbergii Atropurpurea Rose Glow
    Berberis Thunbergii Atropurpurea Rose Glow is a small, spiny deciduous shrub, with young leaves purple, irregularly marbled with pink and white, later purple all over. Flowers sparse, small, yellow, followed by red berries. Grows in any well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Suitable for Coastal, Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower borders and beds, Hedging/Screens or [ Read More...]


    Berberis X Ottawensis Superba Berberis X Ottawensis Superba
    Berberis X Ottawensis Superba is a vigorous spiny medium-sized deciduous shrub with lax, arching branches. Leaves broadly oval, deep red-purple, brighter red in autumn. Flowers small, light yellow, berries bright red. Grows in any well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Suitable for Banks and Slopes, City/Courtyard Gardens, Coastal, Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower borders and [ Read More...]


    Callistemon Callistemon
    Callistemon is a lax medium-sized evergreen shrub with slender arching branches clothed with narrow, rather stiff leaves, and bearing bright crimson bottlebrush-like flower spikes 15cm in length near the shoot tips. Grow in a sheltered position in full sun with a moist but well-drained soil. Suitable for City/Courtyard Gardens, Mediterranean Climate Plants, Patio/Container Plants or [ Read More...]


    Fuchsia Riccartonii Fuchsia Riccartonii
    Fuchsia Riccartonii is an upright medium-sized deciduous shrub with small ovate leaves. Flowers small, with crimson tube and sepals, petals violet-purple. Can be grown outdoors in moist, fertile soil. Plant the base of the stem 5cm below the soil surface and provide a deep winter mulch and shelter from cold drying winds. Suitable for Cottage/Informal [ Read More...]


    Cornus Sanguinea Midwinter Fire Cornus Sanguinea Midwinter Fire
    Cornus Sanguinea Midwinter Fire is a spreading shrub with orange-red and yellow young shoots bearing oval leaves and insignificant white flowers in summer; grown for the coloured stems which are brightest in winter. Grow in well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. Suited to Architectural, City/Courtyard Gardens, Cottage/Informal Garden or Flower borders and beds. Ultimate [ Read More...]


    Cornus Sericea Flaviramea Cornus Sericea Flaviramea
    Cornus Sericea Flaviramea (syn Cornus Stolonifera Flaviramea) Dogwood is a suckering medium-sized deciduous shrub, forming thickets of greenish-yellow stems brightest in winter. Leaves ovate, turning red or orange in autumn; flowers small, off-white, in small clusters, followed by white berries. Will grow in most soil conditions. Suitable for Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower borders and beds or [ Read More...]


    Cornus Alba Aurea Cornus Alba Aurea
    Cornus Alba Aurea (Dogwood) is a deciduous medium-sized shrub with soft yellow, ovate leaves, reddish stems and insignificant cream flowers. Will grow in most soil conditions in sun or partial shade. Suited for Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower borders and beds or Low Maintenance. Ultimate height: 1.5-2.5 metres. Ultimate spread: 1.5-2.5 metres. Time to ultimate height: 5-10 [ Read More...]


    Cornus Alba Sibirica Cornus Alba Sibirica
    Cornus Alba Sibirica is a medium-sized suckering deciduous shrub forming a thicket of slender red stems, becoming bright crimson in winter. Leaves ovate, turning reddish in autumn, flowers small, cream, in flat heads; berries bluish-white. Will grow in most soil conditions in sun or partial shade. Suited for Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower borders and beds or [ Read More...]


    Elaeagnus X Ebbingei Elaeagnus X Ebbingei
    Elaeagnus X Ebbingei is a large, dense, rounded evergreen shrub with broad, leathery, dark green leaves, silvery scaly beneath, and small, fragrant white flowers in autumn. Grow in well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Drought Resistant. Suited for Banks and Slopes, Low Maintenance, Hedging/Screens, Flower borders and beds or Cottage/Informal Garden. Ultimate height: [ Read More...]


    Lavandula Stoechas Fathead Lavandula Stoechas Fathead
    Lavandula Stoechas Fathead (French Lavender) is a vigorous, upright, evergreen shrub with narrow, grey-green leaves and plump, long-lasting, dark-purple flowerheads that fade to pink with age. Plant in well-drained soil in full sun. Does best in a sheltered position.  Suitable for Banks and Slopes, City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Flavouring food and drinks, Flower Arranging, [ Read More...]


    Magnolia Stellata Star Magnolia Stellata Star
    Magnolia Stellata Star benefits from a 5cm mulch of organic material, particularly in the first two or three years after planting. No pruning required other than the occasional dead twig or branch. The strap-like, slightly scented pure white petals open to form a loose star shape in Early Spring. Light green leaves turn yellow before [ Read More...]


    Rosmarinus Officinalis Rosmarinus Officinalis
    Rosmarinus Officinalis Rosemary are evergreen shrubs with narrow, aromatic leaves and 2-lipped blue flowers borne in small clusters in the leaf axils. Easy to grow aromatic, prostrate evergreen shrub. Prefers poor well-drained soil and may be used as ground cover. Drought Resistant, Mediterranean Climate Plants, Low Maintenance. Suitable for  Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower borders and beds, [ Read More...]


    Spiraea Japonica Little Princess Spiraea Japonica Little Princess
    Spiraea Japonica Little Princess is a small, deciduous, mounded shrub with bronze new growth turning mid-green as they mature. In summer it produces tiny pink flowers that make up bigger heads. Prune back hard in early spring before new growth commences. Grow in moist, free-draining soil, ideally in full sun. Suited to Banks and Slopes, [ Read More...]


    Viburnum Tinus Laurustinus Viburnum Tinus Laurustinus
    Viburnum Tinus Laurustinus has flattened heads of white flowers from December to April, followed by dark blue-black fruit. This lovely, long-flowering laurustinus is perfect for brightening partly shady areas when little else is in flower. Reliable and easy-to-grow, the dark green foliage provides a dense backdrop against which ornamental or feature plants can more easily [ Read More...]


    Viburnum Davidii Viburnum Davidii
    Viburnum Davidii is a small spreading evergreen shrub, with elliptic, deep green, leathery, three-veined leaves and flattened heads of small dull white flowers followed on cross-pollinated plants by long-lasting ‘metallic’ blue-black berries. Grows well in most moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soils. Suitable for Ground Cover, Low Maintenance or Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs. Ultimate height: [ Read More...]


    Viburnum X Bodnantense Dawn Viburnum X Bodnantense Dawn
    Viburnum X Bodnantense Dawn Winter Flowering is a strong-growing large deciduous shrub of upright growth, with dark green, ovate leaves and clusters of scented, light pink and white flowers opening from autumn to spring, from red buds. Grows well in most moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soils. Suitable for Flower borders and beds or Low Maintenance. [ Read More...]


    Viburnum Tinus Eve Price Viburnum Tinus Eve Price
    Viburnum Tinus Eve Price is a bushy, medium-sized evergreen shrub with broadly oval, leathery dark green leaves and, from late winter, flattened clusters of deep pink buds opening to small, starry white flowers. Berries deep metallic-blue. Grows well in most moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soils, Drought Resistant, Low Maintenance. Suitable for Hedging/Screens, Cottage/Informal Garden. Ultimate [ Read More...]


    Ceanothus-Skylark Ceanothus Skylark
    Ceanothus Skylark is a compact evergreen shrub with finely toothed, glossy dark green leaves and clusters of deep blue flowers in early summer. Grow in well-drained soil in a sheltered position in full sun. Suitable for Banks and Slopes, City/Courtyard Gardens, Coastal, Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower borders and beds, Gravel Garden, Mediterranean Climate Plants or Wall-side [ Read More...]


    Potentilla Abbotswood Potentilla Abbotswood
    Potentilla Abbotswood is a bushy deciduous shrub to 75cm, the small, dark green, pinnate leaves with 5 leaflets. Flowers white, 4cm in width, over a long season from late spring. Easy to grow well in most soils but flowers fade more rapidly in full sun and last longer in moister soils. Drought Resistant. Suitable for [ Read More...]


    Potentilla Fruticosa Pink Beauty Potentilla Fruticosa Pink Beauty
    Potentilla Fruticosa Pink Beauty Cinquefoil is a bushy deciduous shrub of upright growth, with small, pinnate leaves and deep pink flowers in summer and early autumn. Easy to grow well in most soils but flowers fade more rapidly in full sun and last longer in moister soils. Suitable for City/Courtyard Gardens, Coastal, Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower [ Read More...]


    Potentilla Fruticosa Goldfinger Potentilla Fruticosa Goldfinger
    Potentilla Fruticosa Goldfinger Buttercup Shrub is a bushy, upright, deciduous shrub to 1.2m tall, with small pinnate leaves and bright yellow flowers to 4cm wide in summer and early autumn. Easy to grow well in most soils but flowers fade more rapidly in full sun and last longer in moister soils. Suited to Banks and [ Read More...]


    Philadelphus Coronarius Aureus Philadelphus Coronarius Aureus
    Philadelphus Coronarius Aureus Golden-Leaved Mock Orange is an upright, medium-sized deciduous shrub with ovate leaves bright yellow when young, later greener. Flowers 2.5cm in width, creamy-white, with a strong, heavy scent, in early summer. Grow in moist but well-drained to well-drained soil in sun or partial shade; well suited to a woodland setting. Ultimate height: [ Read More...]


    Perovskia Atriplicifolia Blue Spire Perovskia Atriplicifolia Blue Spire Russian Sage
    Perovskia Atriplicifolia Blue Spire Russian Sage is an erect small deciduous sub-shrub to 1.2m, with white stems bearing deeply-divided, aromatic greyish leaves. Small violet-blue flowers in large plumy panicles in late summer and autumn. Grows well in poor but well-drained soils in full sun. Drought Resistant, Mediterranean Climate Plants, Low Maintenance, Cottage/Informal Garden, City/Courtyard Gardens [ Read More...]


    Magnolia Susan Magnolia Susan
    Magnolia Susan is an upright medium-sized deciduous shrub with deep reddish-purple buds opening in mid spring to fragrant, cupped flowers with usually 6 tepals, red-purple outside, pink within. Grow in moist, humus-rich, well-drained neutral to acid soil in sun or partial shade with shelter from cold winds. Late frosts may damage flower buds. Suited for [ Read More...]


    Photinia X Fraseri Little Red Robin Photinia X Fraseri Little Red Robin
    Photinia X Fraseri Little Red Robin is a dense medium-sized evergreen shrub of erect habit, with glossy, elliptic leaves to 10cm in length, bright red when young, later dark green. Flowers creamy-white, rather sparse. Grows best in fertile, humus-rich soil in sun or partial shade. Suitable for Hedging/Screens or Low Maintenance. Foliage: Dark Green in Autumn, [ Read More...]


    Pyracantha Orange Charmer Pyracantha Orange Charmer Firethorn
    Pyracantha Orange Charmer Firethorn is a vigorous, dense, prickly, evergreen shrub with glossy, bright green foliage and clusters of small, white flowers in summer followed by dark orange berries in autumn and winter. Plant in fertile soil in sun or part shade. Tolerates air pollution. Ultimate spread: 3m. Ultimate height: 3m. Time to maturity: 10-20 [ Read More...]


    Senecio Greyii or Brachyglottis Sunshine Senecio Greyii or Brachyglottis Sunshine
    Senecio Greyii (now renamed “Brachyglottis Sunshine”) is a tough little evergreen shrub with oval, hairy, grey leaves and cheerful, bright yellow, daisy-like flowers borne in branched clusters in June and July. A member of the daisy family, it is drought resistant and will form a natural mound. Try it with other silver-leaved plants or as [ Read More...]


    Spiraea Japonica Firelight Spiraea Japonica Firelight
    Spiraea Japonica Firelight is a bushy deciduous shrub to 1.2m tall, with ovate leaves that open dull red to bronze, changing to green in summer and reddish-purple in autumn; small rosy-pink flowers open in clusters in summer. Easy to grow in most moist soils, tolerant of all but the most extreme conditions. Especially suitable for [ Read More...]


    Spiraea Japonica Golden Princess Spiraea Japonica Golden Princess
    Spiraea Japonica Golden Princess is a bushy deciduous shrub with ovate leaves opening reddish-bronze, becoming rich gold in summer, reddish in autumn; bright rosy-pink flowers in flattened heads in late summer. Easy to grow in most moist soils, tolerant of all but the most extreme conditions. Especially suitable for mixed borders, City/Courtyard Gardens, Coastal, Cottage/Informal [ Read More...]


    Spiraea X Bumalda Anthony Waterer Spiraea X Bumalda Anthony Waterer
    Spiraea X Bumalda Anthony Waterer is an upright deciduous shrub with narrowly lanceolate leaves, often irregularly variegated with cream and pink, and domed clusters of deep rosy-pink flowers in late summer. Easy to grow in most moist soils, tolerant of all but the most extreme conditions. Especially suitable for mixed borders, Banks and Slopes, Cottage/Informal [ Read More...]


    Spiraea Arguta Bridal Wreath Spiraea Arguta Bridal Wreath
    Gorgeous arching sprays of white flowers in mid and late spring and toothed, bright green leaves. This popular, deciduous shrub is ideal for a sunny, well-drained shrub or mixed border. Relatively vigorous and easy to grow, to guarantee an abundant, foam-like display it must be pruned annually immediately after flowering. Fully hardy. Immediately after flowering [ Read More...]


    Solanum Crispum Glasnevin Solanum Crispum Glasnevin
    Solanum Crispum Glasnevin is a large, scrambling, semi-evergreen climbing shrub with finely-pointed, ovate leaves 5-12cm in length, and fragrant violet-blue flowers 2.5cm in width, in large open clusters. Fruit 6mm, creamy-white. Grow under glass in loam-based compost in full light light from hot sun, or bright indirect light. Grow outdoors in moist but well-drained fertile [ Read More...]


    Forsythia-X-Intermedia-Lynwood-Variety Forsythia X Intermedia Lynwood Variety
    Forsythia X Intermedia Lynwood Variety is a vigorous medium-sized deciduous shrub, upright in growth, with narrowly ovate or sometimes trifoliate leaves. Flowers relatively large, bright yellow, in early spring. Grow in moist but well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. Ultimate height: 1.5-2.5 metres. Ultimate spread: 1.5-2.5 metres. Time to ultimate height: 5-10 years.


    Fuchsia Tom Thumb Fuchsia Tom Thumb
    Fuchsia Tom Thumb is a dwarf deciduous shrub with small, single flowers with short red sepals and tube, and mauve-purple petals. Can be grown outdoors in moist, fertile soil. Plant the base of the stem 5cm below the soil surface and provide a deep winter mulch and shelter from cold drying winds. Hardy Fuchsia. Ultimate [ Read More...]


    Fuchsia Dollar Princess Fuchsia Dollar Princess
    Fuchsia Dollar Princess is a bushy, upright deciduous small shrub. Flowers double, small, with short tube and broad, recurving sepals cerise-crimson; petals purple, veined red at base. Normally Hardy. Can be grown outdoors in moist, fertile soil. Plant the base of the stem 5cm below the soil surface and provide a deep winter mulch and [ Read More...]


    Fuchsia Genii Fuchsia Genii
    Fuchsia Genii is an erect medium-sized deciduous shrub with yellow-green foliage. Flowers single, small, with narrow, up-curved cerise sepals, slender cerise tube and reddish-purple petals. Can be grown outdoors in moist, fertile soil. Plant the base of the stem 5cm below the soil surface and provide a deep winter mulch and shelter from cold drying [ Read More...]


    Cytisus Luna Broom Cytisus Luna Broom
    Cytisus Luna Broom is a rounded, deciduous shrub with slender, erect, bright green stems, small, palmate, mid-green leaves and small, yellow, pea-like flowers in late spring and early summer. Ideal for Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Rockeries. Plant in fertile, free-draining soil in a sunny position. Suitable for a rockery. [ Read More...]


    Escallonia Iveyi Escallonia Iveyi
    Escallonia Iveyi is a vigorous medium-sized evergreen shrub with fairly large, glossy dark green leaves, and large panicles of pure white flowers in mid and late summer. Use as a specimen or plant en-masse. Ideal for the front of large mixed or shrub borders. Ideal for hedging when planted at 80cm (2ft 6in) apart in [ Read More...]


    Elaeagnus-Ebbingei Limelight Elaeagnus Ebbingei Limelight
    Elaeagnus Ebbingei Limelight is excellent for brightening up shady areas. Leaves green at first with silvery hue, then developing a central splash of yellow and lime-green, silver underneath. Intensely fragrant silvery flowers appear in autumn followed by small egg-shaped orange fruits in spring. Ideal for shady, windy or seaside but not cold positions. Plant as [ Read More...]


    Cotoneaster Procumbens Queen of Carpets Cotoneaster Procumbens Queen of Carpets
    Cotoneaster Procumbens Queen of Carpets is a compact, spreading evergreen shrub with glossy, dark green leaves, white flowers in early summer and red fruit in autumn. Grow in well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Best fruiting occurs in full sun. Needs some shelter from cold, drying winds. Makes an excellent ground cover. Drought [ Read More...]


    Cotoneaster Horizontalis Cotoneaster Horizontalis
    Cotoneaster Horizontalis (Fishbone or Herringbone) is a spreading dwarf deciduous shrub up to 1.5m in width, with distinctive, flat, regularly branched sprays of foliage with small glossy leaves that turn orange and red in autumn. Pink-tinged flowers in late spring-early summer are followed by red berries. Ideal for ground cover and training on a wall [ Read More...]


    Cotoneaster Frigidus Cornubia Cotoneaster Frigidus Cornubia
    Cotoneaster Frigidus Cornubia is a large semi-evergreen shrub to 6m, rounded and compact in growth, with elliptic, dark green leaves to 12cm in length. Flowers white in late spring and early summer, followed by large trusses of bright red berries in late summer and early autumn. Use as a specimen or plant en-masse as a screen. [ Read More...]


    Berberis Buxifolia Nana Berberis Buxifolia Nana
    Berberis Buxifolia Nana  (barberry) is a dwarf variety forming a dense mound shrouded in robust deep green leaves with grey undersides. Yellow flowers are borne in spring followed by purplish-blue berries in autumn. Excellent in rockeries or as an edging plant. It is a dwarf hardy evergreen shrub which prefers well-drained humus-rich soil but tolerant [ Read More...]


    Aucuba Japonica Variegata Aucuba Japonica Variegata Spotted Laurel
    Aucuba Japonica Variegata is a a female cultivar with glossy leaves heavily spotted with creamy-yellow; small purple flowers may be followed by glossy bright red berries if a male clone is nearby. User as a specimen or plant en-masse. Ideal for the front of mixed or shrub borders or for low hedging when planted at [ Read More...]


    Escallonia Gold Brian Escallonia Gold Brian
    Escallonia Gold Brian is a bushy evergreen shrub with yellow young spicy aromatic foliage becoming greenish-yellow by summer, and deep pink flowers in summer. Grows best in well-drained soil in full sun. Ultimate height: 1-1.5 metres. Ultimate spread: 1-1.5 metres. Time to ultimate height: 5-10 years.


    Escallonia Rubra Var Macrantha Escallonia Rubra Var. Macrantha
    Escallonia Rubra Var. Macrantha is an evergreen shrub with shiny, dark-green, ovate leaves. From early summer to early autumn, it bears clusters of tubular, deep pink flowers. Requires full sun and well-drained soil. Height and spread in 10 years: 2-3m X 2m (6ft to 9ft X 6ft)


    Euonymus Fortunei Emerald N Gold Euonymus Fortunei Emerald N Gold
    Euonymus Fortunei Emerald N Gold is a dwarf evergreen shrub of spreading habit, with broadly yellow-margined leaves, tinged pink in winter; occasionally produces a few small, inconspicuous greenish flowers. Use as a specimen or plant en-masse. Ideal for the front of mixed or shrub borders or for low hedging when planted at 50cm (18in) apart [ Read More...]


    Euonymus Japonicus Bravo Euonymus Japonicus Bravo
    Euonymus Japonicus Bravo also known as Japanese Spindle Bush is a super creamy white variegated evergreen hedging shurb, very popular for all sorts of positions because it provides year round interest and is well suited to all positions (including cold, windy, coastal, exposed) and virtually all soils (all but the wettest). It provides the best [ Read More...]


    Euonymus Fortunei Emerald Gaiety Euonymus Fortunei Emerald Gaiety
    Euonymus Fortunei Emerald Gaiety is a winter creeping Euonymus and is a small, bushy evergreen shrub, but climbing if planted against a wall. Leaves rounded, with an irregular white margin, tinged pink in winter; rarely flowers. User as a specimen or plant en-masse. Ideal for the front of mixed or shrub borders or for low [ Read More...]


    Euonymus Fortunei Sunspot Euonymus Fortunei Sunspot
    Euonymus Fortunei Sunspot is a winter creeping Euonymus and is a variegated multi-stemmed, evergreen shrub. It has a rounded habit with variegated green-gold foliage and a wide-spreading habit. The stems of this plant may form clinging tendrils which enable it to climb structures. Its leaves are large and irregular with a bright golden blotch at [ Read More...]


    Genista Lydia Genista Lydia
    Genista Lydia is a compact deciduous dwarf shrub with arching or trailing branches. Leaves small, flowers pea-like, bright yellow, in terminal clusters in early summer, falling in autumn. Good for ground cover, for growing over banks or for the front of mixed or shrub borders. Can be grown in large containers for patio or terrace [ Read More...]


    Hypericum Hidcote Hypericum Hidcote
    Hypericum Hidcote is a small bushy semi-evergreen shrub with narrowly ovate leaves. Flowers saucer-shaped, to 7.5cm in width, bright yellow with orange anthers from early to late summer. Ideal for inclusion in mixed or shrub borders or for planting as a specimen or en-masse. If planted 80cm (2ft 6in) apart in a single line makes [ Read More...]


    Ilex Aquilfolium Silver Queen Holly Ilex Aquilfolium Silver Queen Holly
    Ilex Aquilfolium Silver Queen Holly is a dense small evergreen tree or shrub with purple young shoots and pink-tinged young leaves. Mature leaves spiny, dark green with a broad cream margin. Flowers small, white, male. Ideal for planting as a specimen, en-masse, or for use in mixed or shrub borders. If planted 1m (3ft) apart [ Read More...]


    Ilex X Altaclerensis Golden King Holly Ilex X Altaclerensis Golden King Holly
    Despite of its name, ‘Golden King’ is a female holly with a crowded crop of slightly brownish red berries set amongst colourful leaves. Purple stems carry almost spine-free foliage with wide bright yellow margins making ‘Golden King’ one of the most colourful of all garden shrubs. Vigorous, but easily clipped to a hedge if required. [ Read More...]


    common holly Ilex Aquifolium Common Holly
    Ilex Aquifolium Common Holly has beautifully sharply spined, glossy dark green leaves and masses of bright winter berries. An erect, bushy evergreen makes an excellent secure and impenetrable hedge. Height and spread in 10 years: 3m X 2m (9ft X 6ft). Position in a sunny or semi-shaded spot in any well drained soil. Avoid full [ Read More...]


    Leucothoe Scarletta Zeblid Leucothoe Scarletta Zeblid
    Leucothoe Scarletta Zeblid is easy to grow and provides excellent ground cover. Leucothoe Scarletta Zeblid will provide colour from Autumn, well into spring. Leathery green to copper foliage in the summer followed by stunning claret purple/red tints in the winter. Dense, compact, bushy habit preferring a moist soil in partial shade. This is an ideal plant [ Read More...]


    Leucothoe Walteri Rainbow Fetterbush Leucothoe Walteri Rainbow Fetterbush
    Leucothoe Walteri Rainbow Fetterbush is an evergreen shrub to 1.5m tall, with slender arching reddish branches bearing glossy, lance-shaped leaves to 10cm long, mottled with cream and pink, and short racemes of small cream flowers below the branches in spring. Attractive when planted en-masse or as an individual specimen. Grow in moist, acid soil in [ Read More...]


    Lonicera Nitida Baggesens Gold Lonicera Nitida Baggesens Gold Box Leaf Honeysuckle
    Lonicera Nitida Baggesens Gold Box Leaf Honeysuckle is a small dense evergreen shrub with tiny, ovate, yellow leaves becoming greenish-yellow in shade. Flowers insignificant; berries pale violet, sparsely produced. Grow in well-drained soil in full sun. If planted 30cm (1ft) apart in a single line makes an attractive low hedge up to 1m (3ft) in [ Read More...]


    Ligustrum Ovalifolium Aureum Golden Privet Ligustrum Ovalifolium Aureum Golden Privet
    Ligustrum Ovalifolium Aureum Golden Privet is a dense, large evergreen shrub of erect habit with oval, rich yellow leaves sometimes marked green in the centre. Flowers are small, dull white, in small panicles. Fruits are a small glossy black berry in autumn. Grow in any well-drained, or moist but well-drained soil in sun or partial [ Read More...]


    Ligustrum Ovalifolium Oval Leaf Privet Ligustrum Ovalifolium Oval Leaf Privet
    Ligustrum ovalifolium is an evergreen shrub with a dense, upright habit. Its foliage is glossy, mid green, ovate and pointed, with entire margins. In midsummer it bears dense racemes, composed of small, mildly unpleasant scented, tubular white flowers. These are followed by small black fruits that are attractive to birds. Ligustrum ovalifolium, commonly known as [ Read More...]


    Mahonia Charity Oregon Grape Mahonia Charity Oregon Grape
    Mahonia Charity Oregon Grape is an upright evergreen shrub up to 3m or 4m tall, with pinnate leaves composed of up to 21 lance-shaped leaflets, and small, cup-shaped yellow flowers borne in erect, clustered terminal racemes to 35cm long in late autumn and winter. Good for a woodland setting in a sheltered or exposed situation [ Read More...]


    Caryopteris Heavenly Blue Caryopteris Heavenly Blue
    Caryopteris Heavenly Blue is a compact, upright shrub to 1m tall, with arching branches bearing toothed, grey-green leaves and clusters of small dark blue flowers in the leaf axils in late summer and early autumn. Grow in moderately fertile, light, well-drained soil in full sun. Best positioned near a warm, sunny wall. Ultimate height: 0.5-1 [ Read More...]


    Choisya Ternata Sundance Choisya Ternata Sundance
    Choisya Ternata Sundance is a medium-sized evergreen shrub of rounded habit with glossy bright yellow, ternate leaves and small clusters of fragrant white flowers. Grow in well-drained soil in a sheltered position in full sun. Ultimate height: 1.5-2.5 metres. Ultimate spread: 1.5-2.5 metres. Time to ultimate height: 10-20 years.


    Choisya Ternata Choisya Ternata
    Choisya Ternata is a rounded, medium-sized bushy evergreen shrub, with dark, glossy green leaves divided into three broad leaflets. Flowers pure white star-shaped, scented, often appearing fitfully into winter. Grow in well-drained soil in a sheltered position in full sun. Ultimate height: 1.5-2.5 metres. Ultimate spread: 1.5-2.5 metres. Time to ultimate height: 10-20 years.


    OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Buddleia White Bouquet
    Buddleia White Bouquet has fragrant, white flower panicles 8-12″ long form on this somewhat compact growing butterfly bush. It is a vigorous growing shrub that boasts white flowers from mid-summer and is a butterfly magnet. This bush flowers summer and autumn and is easy to grow. With a name like Butterfly Bush you might expect [ Read More...]


    Ceanothus Thrysiflorus Repens Ceanothus Thrysiflorus Repens
    Ceanothus Thrysiflorus Repens is a small, but vigorous evergreen shrub of low, spreading habit, but much taller when grown against a wall. Leaves ovate, glossy dark green. Flowers light blue, in compact panicles in spring and early summer. Grow in well-drained soil in a sheltered position in full sun. May be trained effectively against a [ Read More...]


    Ceanothus Southmead Ceanothus Southmead
    Ceanothus Southmead is a tender, compact, bushy, evergreen shrub with oblong, finely toothed, dark green leaves and clusters of deep blue flowers in late spring and early summer. Plant in well-drained soil in a sheltered position in full sun. Spread: 1.5m, Height: 1.5m, Time to maturity: 5 to 10 years.


    Weigelia Florida Variegata Weigelia Florida Variegata
    Weigela Florida Variegata is a compact medium-sized deciduous shrub with narrowly ovate, mid-green leaves edged with creamy-white, and clusters of funnel-shaped, light pink flowers on short side shoots in late spring and summer. Easy to grow in most moist but well-drained fertile soils in sun or partial shade. Ultimate height: 1.5-2.5 metres Ultimate spread: 1.5-2.5 [ Read More...]


    Spiraea Shirobana Spiraea Shirobana
    White and pink flowers clusters on the same plant in late spring and summer. Very showy and interesting variety. Very nice dark green foliage.  Great choice for mass plantings. Will rarely require water with normal rainfall. Position in the full sun to part-shade is best.  Will not bloom as well, if placed in shady area. [ Read More...]


    Hydrangea Mariesii Hydrangea Mariesii
    A beautiful bright shrub which bears domed clusters of pink flowers over glossy mid-green leaves in mid and late summer. Grow in moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. The colour of its flowers depends on the acidity of the soil, flourishing as pink on alkaline soil and blue on acid ones. [ Read More...]


    Lavatera Olbia Rosea Lavatera Olbia Rosea
    Lavatera Rosea is a vigorous medium-sized, semi-evergreen, often short-lived subshrub with hairy, greyish stems and leaves. Flowers to 8cm in width, light pink funnel-shaped flowers in summer. Grow in light, moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. Shelter from cold, drying winds in frost-prone areas. Often short-lived. Ultimate height: 1.5-2.5 metres Ultimate spread: 1.5-2.5 metres [ Read More...]


    Weigelia Purpurea Weigelia Purpurea
    Weigela Purpurea is a small, spreading deciduous shrub with ovate, dull purplish-green leaves and clusters of funnel-shaped, rosy-pink flowers paler within on short side shoots in late spring and summer. Easy to grow in most moist but well-drained fertile soils in sun or partial shade. Height: 0.5 metres to 1 meter. Spread: 1 meter to [ Read More...]


    Cistus Purpureus Cistus Purpureus
    Cistus purpureus is a small, bushy evergreen shrub with narrow, dull green leaves. Flowers to 8cm in width, petals purplish-pink with large chocolate blotches at the base of each petal. Height: 60cm. Will grow well in poor soils, but requires full sun and shelter.


    Hydrangea Red Baron Hydrangea Red Baron
    A superb shrub producing very large heads of red flowers during the summer. Position in sun or part shade in any well drained soil. Feed in spring time with general fertiliser. Pruning hard each spring will produce strong shoots and very large heads of flower, otherwise remove any weak or dead stems and dead flower [ Read More...]


    army-nurse Fuchsia Army Nurse
    Common Name: Fuchsia Army Nurse Sizes Available: 2 Litre. Price: Please phone for current pricing. Description: A profusion of blooms with doubled carmine sepals and intense violet corollas grace this hardy selection in flower from summer until the first hard frost. A bit smaller in stature than our others, it appreciates a special spot to shine. A [ Read More...]


    Acer pal. Bloodgood Acer Palmatum Bloodgood Japanese Maple
    Common Name: Red Japanese Maple Price: Please phone for current pricing. Description: Acer palmatum atropurpureum ’Bloodgood’ is probably the single most popular upright purple-leafed Japanese maple. To the connoisseur, ‘Bloodgood’ may seem too awfully commonplace, & for braggart rights it can be great fun to have a variety much more obscure than this. But ‘Bloodgood’ is popular with cause, [ Read More...]