Availability List Updated On: 21/04/2017
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2L Urn Planter - Alpines~
() Small decorative shallow plastic terracotta bowl with 3 or 4 bijou rockery gems. Perfect for the budding Alpine gardener with no room. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Alpine   2L Urn Planter   -   £10.00
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Abutilon vitifolium~
(Malvaceae) Hardy but exotic-looking evergreen felty-leaved small tree with open lilac-blue mallow-like flowers 6cm across borne in early summer. 7m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Abutilon x suntense~
(Malvaceae) Showy late spring flowering evergreen large shrub or small tree. Striking open quite large purple-mauve flower. Supposed to be slightly more frost hardy than the better known paler flowered A. vitifolium, of which it is a hybrid along with A. ochsenii. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Acacia melanoxylon*~
'Australian blackwood' (Fabaceae) Hardy fast growing Tasmanian wattle, has large simple glaucous evergreen sickle-shaped leaves when mature. In early summer it produces masses of limey-yellow pom-poms. A sizable narrow canopied tree. 12m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Acacia pravissima
'Oven's wattle' / 'Alpine wattle' (Fabaceae) Quick growing weeping Australian wattle and amongst the most frost hardy. Arching stems densely clad in short grey-green foliage and masses of soft yellow fluffy flowers in early summer. To 10m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Acaena inermis 'Purpurea'~
(Rosaceae) Forms a compact mat of semi-evergreen metallic purple foliage with short-stalked globular spineless Velcro-free flower heads. Vigorous inter-paver decoration. The richly coloured foliage is an excellent foil for other plants. 3cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Acanthus spinosus
'Bear's breeches' (Acanthaceae) Attractive deeply cut foliage & a tall spike of white flowers with dusky purple hoods in mid summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   4L   -   £7.00
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Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum'*
'Japanese maple' (Aceraceae) Classic purple leaved Japanese maple. Deeply incised foliage turning from dark purple to burning red in the autumn. A slow growing but eventually quite large small tree requiring a spot that is sheltered from the wind. 8m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   1L   -   £5.25
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Achillea millefolium 'Red Velvet'
(Asteraceae) Rich long lasting red flowers in flattened heads in summer above finely cut grey-green foliage. A very striking variety. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (2)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Aconitum 'Spark's Variety'*
'Monkshood' (Ranunculaceae) Mid-late summer flowering tall perennial with slender branching inflorescens of striking deep indigo monkshood flowers produced in great quantity. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Aconitum carmichaelii Wilsonii Group
(Ranunculaceae) A tall early autumn flowering perennial, deep violet-blue hooded flowers on stout spikes above dark glossy foliage. Allied to Delphiniums, but happier on the West of Scotland. Aconites are poisonous. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Aconitum hemsleyanum~
Syn. A. volubile hort. 'Climbing Monkshood' (Ranunculaceae) A deciduous climbing version of the more familiar herbaceous perennial monkshoods. Dark, inky indigo-purple flowers from July until autumn. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   3L   -   £7.00
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Actaea matsumurae 'White Pearl'~
Syn. Cimicifuga simplex 'W.P.' (Ranunculaceae) Tall, late flowering shade-loving perennial with graceful white foamy wands of scented flowers in autumn above pale green deeply cut foliage. A valuable plant for being a late flowering and shade tolerant. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Actaea simplex Atropurpurea Group
(Ranunculaceae) Tall late flowering perennial with purple foliage & white foamy flowers in a column on a long upright spike in autumn. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Adenophora liliifolia~
'Lilyleaf ladybells' (Campanulaceae) Clump-forming bellflower relative from Siberia, many upright slender stems densely clad in graceful hanging sky blue flowers from mid-late summer. A lovely plant, easy & trouble-free. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Adiantum aleuticum 'Subpumilum'~
'maidenhair fern' (Pteridaceae) Classy little American deciduous fern with pale green delicate divided fronds with black ribs, frost hardy but needs shelter from cold winds. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fern   1.5L   -   £5.50
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Aeonium 'Zwartkop'*
(Crassulaceae) Frost tender succulent with striking purple-black foliage. Bed-out for the summer & bring in in winter or grow on a sunny windowsill. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
House   3½"   -   £2.50
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Agapanthus 'Lilliput'~
(Amaryllidaceae) A hardy dwarf deciduous cultivar with wonderful deep navy blue flowers in compact heads during mid until late summer & one of our favourites. Excellent for the border front or growing in containers. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Agapanthus 'Loch Inch'~
(Amaryllidaceae) Dwarf blue flowered deciduous variety. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.50
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Agapanthus 'Torbay'~
(Amaryllidaceae) Compact of umbels of mid blue long tubular flowers in late summer. A hardy compact deciduous variety. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Agapanthus 'Torbay'~
(Amaryllidaceae) Compact of umbels of mid blue long tubular flowers in late summer. A hardy compact deciduous variety. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Ageratina altissima 'Chocolate'~
Syn. Eupatorium rugosum 'C.' (Asteraceae) Richly chocolate coloured foliage on a tall moisture loving perennial with creamy small daisy flowers in late summer in good years but grown primarily for the tasty looking leaves. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Aichryson x domesticum*
(Crassulaceae) A small bushy tender succulent related to Sedum & Aeonium from the Canary Islands. Olive green finely furred fleshy small evergreen leaves & small yellow-green flowers. Easily grown on a sunny windowsill or conservatory. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   1L   -   £4.00
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Ajuga reptans Black Scallop~
'(= 'Biclasca')' (Lamiaceae) New variety with tightly clustered distinctive shiny black-purple puckered rounded leaves & blue flowers in early summer. Forms a good dense groundcover under shrubs. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Ajuga reptans Chocolate Chip~
'(= 'Valfredda')' (Lamiaceae) A very distinctive compact dwarf, but still vigorous bugle with small chocolaty oblong foliage & short blue flowers in early summer. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Allium cernuum~
'Lady's leek' (Amaryllidaceae) Western American ornamental onion with nodding clustered heads of waxy ball-shaped amethyst flowers in early summer. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Bulb   9cm   -   £2.50
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Allium cyathophorum var. farreri~
(Amaryllidaceae) An attractive ornamental onion with small loose nodding umbles of deep violet-purple flowers in early summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bulb   9cm   -   £2.25
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Allium karataviense*
(Amaryllidaceae) Ornamental onion with metallic purpley-grey water-replant leaves & large palest purple-lavender globular flowers in early summer on a short stalk. The seed head dries well. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bulb   1L   -   £3.25
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Allium schoenoprasum
'Chives' (Amaryllidaceae) Too well known to need much of a description. In early summer why not try the purple flowers mixed through a salad for a bit of colour. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Allium schoenoprasum Garlicy~
'Garlicy chives' (Amaryllidaceae) A pleasant tasting alternative to normal chives, with a flavour as the name suggests somewhere between chives & garlic. Pinky-purple flowers in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Allium schoenoprasum var. sibiricum
'Giant chives' (Amaryllidaceae) Carries big round rosy-lilac blooms in summer on top of hollow aromatic stems; taller and thicker than normal chives. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Alpines Mixed
() Various plants suitable for rockeries. 5-25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Alstroemeria Inca Glow~
'Peruvian lily' (Alstroemeriaceae) New compact dwarf Alstroemeria bred for long-lasting colour in containers. Intricately marked rosy red trumpet flowers in clusters atop very short stems from mid summer to autumn. An excellent cut flower. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Alstroemeria Inca Husky~
'Peruvian lily' (Alstroemeriaceae) Compact hardy perennial, ideal for growing in containers. makes a small bushy plant plastered with peach coloured tubular blooms intricately marked inside all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Alstroemeria Inca Vito~
'Peruvian lily' (Alstroemeriaceae) Compact hardy perennial, ideal for growing in containers. Grows in to a small bushy plant plastered with dark scarlet tubular blooms all summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Alstroemeria psittacina 'Royal Star'~
'Peruvian lily' (Alstroemeriaceae) Variegated perennial with a pale cream margin to the leaf. From mid to late summer it produces whorls of tubular claret-crimson flowers cream inside & at the tips & veined maroon inside atop tall slender stems. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Amelanchier canadensis
'June-berry' / 'Service-berry' (Rosaceae) Fine easy large shrub or small tree with masses of white flowers in spring, if the bullfinches haven't found it! It has excellent autumn colour. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Anaphalis triplinervis*
(Asteraceae) A dome of woolly silver foliage covered with a galaxy of starry white papery everlasting type flowers with a pale yellow centre from July onwards. Unusual in being a silver-leaved plant that likes damp conditions. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Androsace lanuginosa~
(Primulaceae) Very attractive low dense trailing rockery plant with silky silvery leaves with neat lavender pink flowers with yellow eyes in delightful dense globular heads borne in mid-late summer. Unlike most species of Androsace it is easy to grow. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Anemone apennina~
(Ranunculaceae) Allied to the well known A. blanda though growing a bit larger. Strong blue many-petaled flat flowers in spring above pale green slightly hairy leaves. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.50
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Anemone canadensis~
'Canadian meadow anemone' (Ranunculaceae) Short leafy clump-forming herbaceous perennial with lovely single white 5-petaled flowers in late spring and early summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Anemone flaccida*
'Nirin-sou' (Ranunculaceae) Rare small Anemone from moist woodlands in Japan. Deep green marbled leaves & two single white flowers on each short stem in late spring. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Anemone hupehensis 'Praecox'
'Japanese anemone' (Ranunculaceae) Among the first Japanese anemones to flower with 5 to 8 rounded deep pink petals making a flower 6cm across with a yellow centre in late summer. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Anemone hupehensis var. japonica 'Rotkäppchen'~
(Ranunculaceae) Semi-double dusky pink-red flowered Japanese anemone. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Anemone multifida~
(Ranunculaceae) 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Anemone multifida 'Rubra'~
(Ranunculaceae) Short easy American perennial for the border front or rockery. Glossy cut foliage & burgundy red-pink flowers on short spikes in late spring and early summer followed by rounded cones of white cottony seed heads. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Anemone multifida Annabella White
(Ranunculaceae) Short easy American perennial for the border front or rockery. Soft primrose yellow flowers for a good time in late spring followed by attractive white cottony seed heads. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Anemone multifida Yellow
(Ranunculaceae) Short easy American perennial for the border front or rockery. Soft primrose yellow flowers for a good time in late spring and early summer followed by attractive white cottony seed heads. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Anemone nemorosa 'Alba Plena'*
'Double wood anemone' (Ranunculaceae) Beautiful double white flattened pom-pom flowered form of the much loved native. A low creeping perennial that dies down after flowering making way for later plants. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.50
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Anemone nemorosa 'Robinsoniana'*
'Blue wood anemone' (Ranunculaceae) A beautiful soft lavender blue-flowered form of our native wood anemone. A low creeping perennial that dies down after flowering making way for later plants. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.50
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Anemone ranunculoides*
'Yellow anemone' (Ranunculaceae) Deep yellow flowers above divided leaves & red stems in spring, an attractive small species similar to the wood anemone, also suitable for naturalising in a woodland setting. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.00
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Anemone rivularis
(Ranunculaceae) Open clump-forming perennial. In early summer it produces many simple white flowers flushed blue on reverse & with striking purple stamens on freshly opened flowers in mid summer. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Anemone sylvestris
'Snowdrop windflower' (Ranunculaceae) Small perennial with beautiful simple white flowers, like a short Japanese Anemone but flowering in May & June. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind'~
(Ranunculaceae) Japanese anemone with semi-double white flowers with narrow irregular petals with a yellow centre in autumn. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Angelica gigas
(Apiaceae) Impressive biennial which shoots up to 5-6ft on claret stems & tops them with several bold dense claret umbels in mid-late summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.00
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Antennaria dioica 'Nyewoods Variety'~
'Mountain everlasting' (Asteraceae) Small Scottish native mat forming alpine with salmon-Pink flowers borne in clutters during Early summer. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Antennaria rosea~
'Mountain everlasting' (Asteraceae) Creeping alpine with small silver-backed leaves. In late spring it sends up hundreds short stalks each with a tuft of fluffy deep pink flowers on the end. A more striking American relative of the Scottish native A. dioica. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Anthemis punctata ssp. cupaniana
'Sicilian chamomile' (Asteraceae) Dense low mounds of aromatic silver foliage with ox-eye daisy flowers for much of summer, a very tough, drought resistant and reliable performer, the harder it is grown the better it looks. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Anthemis tinctoria 'Sauce Hollandaise'
'Dyer's yellow chamomile' (Asteraceae) Lovely mayonnaise & yolk-yellow coloured daisies by the hundred all summer and an excellent cut flower. Cutting back Anthemis tinctoria in early May makes for bushier plants & prolongs flowering. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.00
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Anthemis tinctoria 'Susan Mitchell'~
'Dyer's yellow chamomile' (Asteraceae) Masses of long-lasting creamy yellow daisies with lemon yellow centres all summer on upright stems with finely cut grey-green foliage. An excellent cut flower. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.00
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Anthriscus sylvestris 'Ravenswing'
'Purple cow parsley' (Apiaceae) Fern-like purple leaves with light umbles of white flowers above in summer. A lovely & easy biennial that will self-seed true, so be sure not to over-zealously dead-head. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Anthyllis vulneraria var. coccinea
'Kidney vetch' (Fabaceae) Small, low sprawling plant with deep crimson clover heads produced throughout summer. This striking red form is native to sea cliffs in Western Cornwall & Pembrokeshire. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
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Aquilegia buergeriana
'Yama-odamaki' (Ranunculaceae) Classy Japanese columbine species with slightly glossy hanging pale yellow flowers suffused with purple in the rear in early summer. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Aquilegia flabellata~
(Ranunculaceae) Dwarf columbine with short spurred flowers of deep lilac-blue with a white trumpet & white & green markings towards the tip of each petal. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Aquilegia flabellata Cameo Series*
(Ranunculaceae) Extremely dwarf late spring flowering columbines in mixed pastel shades of pink white and blue. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Aquilegia flabellata Cameo Series
(Ranunculaceae) Extremely dwarf late spring flowering columbines in mixed pastel shades of pink white and blue. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Aquilegia flabellata var. pumila~
(Ranunculaceae) Very cute little dwarf alpine with slightly glaucous leaves below comparatively large nodding blue & white flowers in late spring & early summer. 8cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Aquilegia Hybrids
'Columbine' / 'Grannies bonnet' (Ranunculaceae) Various coloured cottage garden favourites. Blue & white combinations are most frequent on tall stems in late spring & early summer. 40-70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Aquilegia White Hybrid~
'White columbine' (Ranunculaceae) Raised from seed of a medium sized white large flowered parent growing in isolation. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £3.50
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Arbutus unedo
'Strawberry Tree' (Ericaceae) Small bushy evergreen tree native to the Western Med and also in SW Ireland. Excellent foliage, white Pieris-like flowers in autumn & winter & red lychee-like fruit that are distilled into Aguardente de Medronhos, one of Portugal's national drinks. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Arenaria 'The Pearl'
'Mountain sandwort' (Caryophyllaceae) A great trailing rockery plant. A compact form of Arenaria montana with short, tightly packed stems smothered with simple large white flowers from early to late summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
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Arenaria montana*
'Mountain sandwort' (Caryophyllaceae) Great rockery plant with trailing stems smothered with simple large white flowers from early to late summer. Small narrow dark green foliage. Good for lolloping over a rockery wall. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
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Aristotelia serrata*~
'Makomako' / 'Wineberry' (Elaeocarpaceae) Semi-evergreen or deciduous small tree from disturbed ground in gloomy forests in New Zealand. Soft rich green heart-shaped foliage with serrated edges on red young stems, small pink-red flowers in spring. These are male plants which have the ocassional bisexual flower. 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Armeria juniperifolia 'Bevan's Variety'
(Plumbaginaceae) This thrift forms a tight hard ball of foliage & sends out short flower stems each topped by a ball of lilac pink flowers in early summer, dead head to keep it flowering for longer. A good wee plant for that little gap in the rockery or trough. 6cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
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Armeria juniperifolia 'Bevan's Variety'
(Plumbaginaceae) This thrift forms a tight hard ball of foliage & sends out short flower stems each topped by a ball of lilac pink flowers in early summer, dead head to keep it flowering for longer. A good wee plant for that little gap in the rockery or trough. 6cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
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Armeria maritima 'Düsseldorfer Stolz'*~
'[Düsseldorf Pride]' (Plumbaginaceae) A fine form of the native 'Sea Pink' or 'Thrift' with dark pink flowers on shorter stalks over most of the summer and a mat-forming habit. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Armeria maritima 'Rubrifolia'
'Thrift' / 'Sea pink' (Plumbaginaceae) Narrow dense rich ruby foliage and deep dusky pink pom-pom flowers from early to mid summer. Excellent form of this invaluable native coastal perennial and a great accompaniment to silver-leaved plants. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Armeria maritima 'Splendens'
'Thrift' / 'Sea pink' (Plumbaginaceae) Vivid pinky-purple flowered vigorous form of that delight of our seashores, a tidy & showy addition to any rockery. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Armeria pseudarmeria Ballerina Red
(Plumbaginaceae) A larger and broader in leaf and flower than normal thrift, deep red flowers produced throughout summer. Has a certain charming old cottage garden feel. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Artemisia abrotanum
'Southernwood' (Asteraceae) An aromatic old cottage garden favourite. Soft greenish-grey leaves used in pot-pourri and as a moth repellent, do not eat. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Artemisia dracunculus
'Tarragon' (Asteraceae) Aromatic woody deciduous perennial with narrow leaves which may be used as a seasoning & it is particularly good with chicken. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Artemisia dracunculus*
'Tarragon' (Asteraceae) Aromatic woody deciduous perennial with narrow leaves which may be used as a seasoning & it is particularly good with chicken. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Arthropodium candidum purpureum~
'Rephinapapa' (Asparagaceae) Short deciduous groundcover with soft narrow grassy leaves almost covered in purplish spots. Open heads of tiny white flowers with fluffy stamens in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Aruncus aethusifolius
(Rosaceae) A first rate dwarf perennial, Short, stiff spikes of creamy-white fluffy flowers in summer & excellent red autumn colour. The foliage is more finely cut & the plant is far more compact than the commoner 'goats beard', A. dioicus. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Astelia 'Red Devil'*~
(Asteliaceae) Excellent foliage plant from New Zealand. Forms a tight clump of upright stiff sword-like leaves, metallic silver and flushed ruby red. A hybrid of the hardy A. nivicola. Very neglect tolerant and brilliant in large containers on a patio. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £6.50
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Astelia chathamica
(Asteliaceae) Tough & spectacular plant from the remote wind battered Chatham Islands 550 miles east of New Zealand. Bold silver sword-like foliage forming a large clump in time. Excellent for a large container, happy in dry shade or a sunny peat bog. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.50
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Aster alpinus 'Pinkie'~
(Asteraceae) Clump forming small perennial for the rock garden or border edge with large pale pink daisies with yellow eyes from early to mid summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Aster diplostephioides~
(Asteraceae) Rarely seen Himalayan perennial with a neat bushy habit & 3" wide daisies with slender pale blue-purple ray florets & a broad rusty coloured centre in mid-late summer. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.50
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Aster tongolensis~
(Asteraceae) Hardy Himalayan perennial rockery daisy with narrow petaled sky blue flowers in late spring to mid summer above dark green furry edged leaves. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Aster x frikartii 'Mönch'~
(Asteraceae) A long-flowering bushy perennial with big lavender-blue daisies with yellow eyes from Mid-summer to autumn. Has a rather lax habit & good mildew resistance, often confused with the similar 'Wunder Von Stäfa'. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Astilbe 'Irrlicht' (x arendsii)
(Saxifragaceae) Bold white feather duster flower heads in midsummer above good dark ferny foliage. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Astilbe 'Rotlicht' (x arendsii)~
'[Red light]' (Saxifragaceae) Bushy deep rosy red flowers on a erect spike in mid summer above ferny bronze foliage. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Astilbe 'Willie Buchanan' (simplicifolia hybrid)~
(Saxifragaceae) An excellent small perennial with finely dissected dark bronze green foliage and airy sprays of white flowers in late July and August. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Astilbe chinensis 'Vision in Red'
(Saxifragaceae) A good new variety with dense erect plumes of deep red-purple looking like a stick of dark candyfloss above dark coloured foliage in early-mid summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Astilbe x crispa 'Lilliput'~
(Saxifragaceae) Unusual very dwarf variety with strange stiff dark foliage topped by palest pink compact flower spikes in mid to late summer. A miniature architectural plant for the front of a damp border. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.25
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Astrantia major 'Gill Richardson'~
(Apiaceae) A good new selection with rich claret flowers in early to mid summer above dark flushed foliage. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Astrantia major 'Gill Richardson'~
(Apiaceae) A good new selection with rich claret flowers in early to mid summer above dark flushed foliage. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Astrantia major 'Gill Richardson'
(Apiaceae) A good new selection with rich claret flowers in early to mid summer above dark flushed foliage. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Astrantia maxima~
(Apiaceae) Excellent perennial with strong pink very long-lasting flowers in summer above neat bright green foliage. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Aubrieta 'Doctor Mules Variegated'
(Brassicaceae) Spreading easy alpine with cream and pale green variegated foliage with masses of purple flowers in spring. Aubrieta appreciate a touch of lime. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £1.85
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Aubrieta 'Hamburger Stadtpark'
(Brassicaceae) Popular, easy spring perennial rockery plant producing masses of purple blue flowers. Aubrieta appreciate a touch of lime. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £1.85
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Aubrieta 'Kitte Rose'
(Brassicaceae) Easy compact spring perennial rockery plant producing masses of deep rose flowers. Aubrieta appreciate a touch of lime. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £1.85
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Azorella trifurcata 'Nana'
(Apiaceae) Tight glossy green hard hummocky carpet of jagged-looking bright green leaves & small yellow flowers in summer. A plant that it is hard to resist giving an inquisitive prod. 2cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
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Baccharis patagonica*~
'Romerillo' (Asteraceae) Tough customer growing wild on Tierra del Fuego, Has no great beauty of flower but has a good dense, glossy, small & hard deep green evergreen foliage on red-flushed young stems with a stiff upright bushy habit. Can be used as coastal hedging. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea
(Berberidaceae) Well known purple-leaved deciduous dense spiny shrub with red autumn colour and yellow flowers in early spring. A versatile plant popular for suburban hedges and in many tough places. 1.75m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Berberis x ottawensis f. purpurea 'Superba'
(Berberidaceae) Rounded vigorous deciduous bush with red-purple leaves colouring crimson in autumn & clusters of golden yellow flowers in spring. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Bergenia 'Baby Doll'
(Saxifragaceae) Compact tough evergreen perennial. Leathery rounded deep green leaves, flushed red when young. In spring short stout stalks bear dense clusters of pale pink flowers that darken to deep pink with age. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Bergenia 'Baby Doll'
(Saxifragaceae) Compact tough evergreen perennial. Leathery rounded deep green leaves, flushed red when young. In spring short stout stalks bear dense clusters of pale pink flowers that darken to deep pink with age. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Billardiera longiflora~
'Mountain Blue Berry' (Pittosporaceae) An evergreen Tasmanian climber with narrow dark green leaves, primrose-yellow hanging bell flower fading with a purple flush in early summer followed by oval dark blue fruits in autumn. Grows best with shelter from cold winds. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Climber   2L   -   £7.50
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Billardiera longiflora Compact, Cherry Fruit~
(Pittosporaceae) Unusual smaller growing form originating from the exposed south coast of Tasmania. Matt deep green leaves, pale yellow hanging narrow bell flowers in early summer followed by cherry-red ovoid fruit in mid summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Climber   2L   -   £8.00
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Billbergia nutans*
'Queen's Tears' (Bromeliaceae) Resilant house plant, a bromeliad which will stand a touch of frost, great for un-heated conservatories. Upight grass-like foliage of rich green with nodding clusters of creamy-biscuit flowers with purple margins and buds in mid summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   2L   -   £6.00
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Blechnum penna-marina
'Dwarf hard fern' (Blechnaceae) A vigorous South American form of this Pan-Southern Hemisphere fern with dense upright evergreen fronds, copper when young. Though slow to settle-in it will form a dense groundcover. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fern   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Blechnum penna-marina 'Cristatum'
'Cristate dwarf hard fern' (Blechnaceae) Dwarf cristate (fronds split into a crest at the tips) form that has small tight dark evergreen fronds & a slowly spreading habit. 6cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fern   1L   -   £4.00
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Blechnum penna-marina BR68
'Alpine hard fern' (Blechnaceae) Small but quite vigorous form of this evergreen fern which was collected from plants growing on Stewart Island, New Zealand. Colourful coppery young growth on narrow erect softer fronds and a more open habit than typical. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Fern   1L   -   £4.00
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Blechnum penna-marina Copper dwarf NZ
'Alpine hard fern' (Blechnaceae) A fine short interestingly coloured form from South Island, NZ. Narrow dark stiff evergreen fronds of bronzy & copper tints, forms a slow starting but effective low groundcover. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fern   1L   -   £4.00
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Bolax gummifera
(Apiaceae) Unusual neat very tight evergreen sage green hard tussock forming rockery plant from southern South America & The Falkland Islands. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.50
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Boykinia aconitifolia~
(Saxifragaceae) Eastern American woodland perennial related to Heuchera & Tiarella with bright green palmate foliage and sprays of comparatively large and showy white flowers in early summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
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Brachyglottis 'Silver Waves'
(Asteraceae) New compact, wider than high, hybrid with silver backed, grey-green wavy edged evergreen foliage and yellow daisies in mid summer. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
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Purple Sprouting Broccoli
'Sprouting Broccoli' (Brassicaceae) Trendy veg plant, steamed compact, colourful spears are very tasty. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fruit&Veg   6 PACK   -   £2.50
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Purple Sprouting Broccoli*
'Sprouting Broccoli' (Brassicaceae) Trendy veg plant, steamed compact, colourful spears are very tasty. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fruit&Veg   6 PACK   -   £2.50
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Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack Frost'*
'Siberian bugloss' (Boraginaceae) Classy modern selection with the normal open heads of small forget-me-not flowers in spring & large heart-shaped leaves that are metallic silver with green veining. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.25
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Brussels Sprouts 'Maximus'
'Brussels Sprouts' (Brassicaceae) You know their good for you, and I'm sure they taste nicer than you remember, just don’t cook them for two hours! 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fruit&Veg   6 PACK   -   £2.50
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Buddleja 'Pink Pagoda'
(Scrophulariaceae) An interesting new butterfly bush hybrid of the hybrid B. x weyeriana and the B. davidii cross Buddleja 'Pink Delight', this gives a large bush with greyish evergreen foliage and tall narrow cone-shaped flower spikes of mid pink speres in summer. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Buddleja 'Purple Splendour'
'Butterfly Bush' (Scrophulariaceae) Compact semi-dwarf Buddleja. Greyed semi-evergreen foliage and tight cones of sweetly scented deep purple flowers in mid-late summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
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Buddleja davidii 'Black Knight'
'Butterfly bush' (Scrophulariaceae) Popular, large vigorous shrub with highly fragrant deep violet cones of flowers in mid to late summer. Cut back hard in early spring to maintain good quality and flowering. 2.75m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Buddleja globosa 'Cally Orange'
'Orange ball tree' (Scrophulariaceae) Vigorous large shrub with fragrant balls of orange-yellow flowers in early summer, this form has larger richer-coloured flowers than the typically encountered form. Unlike Buddleja davidii it dislikes heavy pruning. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Buddleja globosa 'Cally Orange'
'Orange ball tree' (Scrophulariaceae) Vigorous large shrub with fragrant balls of orange-yellow flowers in early summer, this form has larger richer-coloured flowers than the typically encountered form. Unlike Buddleja davidii it dislikes heavy pruning. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Bulbinella hookeri~
'Maori onion' (Xanthorrheaceae) Tufts of bronzed foliage & dense yellow flower spikes in early summer. Related to our native bog asphodel but much larger with many more flowers. Common in the grasslands of South Island, NZ as it is unpalatable to sheep. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Cabbage 'Stonehead'
'Summer Cabbage' (Brassicaceae) Big, solid round heads maturing in summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fruit&Veg   6 PACK   -   £2.50
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Cabbage 'Wirosa' (Savoy)
'Savoy Cabbage' (Brassicaceae) Highly ornamental rough textured leaves, great for bubble and squeak. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fruit&Veg   6 PACK   -   £2.50
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Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Avalanche'~
'Feather reed grass' (Poaceae) Deciduous variegated grass forming large compact clumps. Green margins to the leaves with a cream stripe down the middle, the reverse of 'Overdam'. Creamy cloudy plumes of flowers in mid-late summer. 1.7m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Grass   2L   -   £5.75
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Calamintha grandiflora~
Syn. Satureja g. 'Calamint (Lamiaceae) Aromatic soft mid green leaves upon a small bushy plant. Loads of lilac-pink flattened tubular flowers nestled in the leaf axils in summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.50
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Callistemon citrinus
Syn. Melaleuca citrina 'Crimson bottlebrush (Myrtaceae) Rich red 'bottlebrushes' of flowers arise from the previous years wood in mid-late summer, amongst the most popular of the genus. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
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Callistemon pityoides
Syn. Melaleuca pityoides 'Alpine bottlebrush (Myrtaceae) Hardy bottlebrush from the mountains of SE Australia. Hard small quite pointy dark green leaves and greeny-yellow terminal bottlebrush flowers in early to mid summer. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Callistemon rigidus
Syn. Melaleuca linearis 'Stiff bottlebrush (Myrtaceae) Stiff narrow evergreen emerald leaves cladding upright stems with dense spikes of dark red flowers in mid-late summer like a bottlebrush about 8cm long near the end of the stems. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Annemarie'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Spreading variety with rose-pink flowers in September-October. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Beoley Gold'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Quite upright growing heather with golden foliage year round. white flowers in August and September. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Caerketton White'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Early flowering white heather. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Dark Star'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) A upright heather with dark foliage and dark rosy purple flowers in August and September. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Hammondii Aureifolia'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Upright growing heather with bight cream tips in spring and white flowers in August and September. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Hammondii Rubrifolia'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Upright growing heather with bight rosy red tips in spring and mauve-purple flowers in August and September. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'J.H. Hamilton'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Heather with double rosy pink flowers in August and September. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Kerstin'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Spreading heathers with cream and rose young growth in spring and mauve flowers in August and September. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Kinlochruel'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) A low spreading heather with masses of double white flowers in August and September. A sister cultivar to 'County Wicklow'. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Kirby White'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Upright habit with mid green foliage, gold tipped in spring. White flowers in August-September. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Mair's Variety'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Long spikes of white flowers in August and September. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   8cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Peter Sparkes'*~
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Large and vigorous cultivar with long racemes of double deep pink flowers in late summer and autumn. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.00
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Calluna vulgaris 'Peter Sparkes'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Large and vigorous cultivar with long racemes of double deep pink flowers in late summer and autumn. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Silver Knight'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) A upright heather with felty silver foliage and pale rosy lilac flowers in August and September. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Sir John Charrington'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Yellow-range foliage tinting red in winter. Spreading habit with mauve-pink flowers in August-September. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Spring Cream'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Broad growing heather with cream growth in spring as you might expect. Long spires of white flowers in August and September. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Tib'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) From the Pentland Hills near Edinburgh this floriferous double lilac-pink form has a broad growing habit. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Calluna vulgaris 'Tricolorfolia'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Multicoloured bronze, red and grey spring foliage and pink flowers in August - September. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Caltha palustris var. alba
'White marsh marigold' (Ranunculaceae) A small compact form of the king cup with brilliant white flowers with yellow centres in early spring, amongst the first perennials to flower. Why not plant among Siberian irises for some early interest. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Caltha palustris var. alba
'White marsh marigold' (Ranunculaceae) A small compact form of the king cup with brilliant white flowers with yellow centres in early spring, amongst the first perennials to flower. Why not plant among Siberian irises for some early interest. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Caltha palustris var. palustris
Syn. C. polypetala hort. 'Marsh marigold' (Ranunculaceae) A sumptuous large form of kingcup. Big bright shining yellow blooms in spring on red stems, starts flowering a bit before the wild form. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.50
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Caltha palustris var. palustris 'Plena'
'Double marsh marigold' (Ranunculaceae) Double yellow pom-pom flowers in early spring. Shorter & tighter growing than the normal single type but a bit taller than the white. A great early injection of sunshine. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.00
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Camassia leichtlinii ssp. suksdorfii Caerulea Group
(Asparagaceae) Tall spikes of stunning violet blue star-shaped flowers in late spring and early summer. Large hardy and quite easy Western American summer bulb. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Bulb   2L   -   £5.50
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Camellia x williamsii 'Donation'
(Theaceae) Large, semi-double rose-pink flowers with slightly darker veining throughout the petals from late winter to late spring. Dark glossy green pointed evergreen leaves. Probably the most popular and reliable variety for the North of Scotland. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.50
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Campanula 'Kent Belle'~
(Campanulaceae) Tall perennial with lots of large striking deep violet pendant bell flowers in midsummer on tall stems that need staking. 1.4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Campanula alliarifolia~
(Campanulaceae) Shortish perennial with upright spikes bearing a column of many large milk white hanging bells above attractive slightly felted leaves. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Campanula carpatica 'Blaue Clips'
'Tussock bellflower' (Campanulaceae) Compact easy rockery plant with large upstanding open saucers of china-blue bellflowers throughout the summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Campanula carpatica f. alba 'Weisse Clips'
'Tussock Bellflower' (Campanulaceae) Compact easy rockery plant with large upstanding open saucers of pure whire bellflowers throughout the summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Campanula cochlearifolia 'Blue Baby'~
'Fairies thimbles' (Campanulaceae) Spreading tough and easy little alpine producing many clusters of hanging sky blue flowers from early to mid summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Campanula cochlearifolia var. alba 'White Baby'~
'Fairies thimbles' (Campanulaceae) Low spreading easy rockery plant with masses of hanging white bell-flowers on short stems from early to mid summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Campanula glomerata 'Caroline'~
'Clustered bellflower' (Campanulaceae) New soft pink-flowered form of this popular easy short perennial. Flowers are produced in tight clustered whorls up the stems in early-mid summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (2)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Campanula glomerata 'Superba'
'Clustered bellflower' (Campanulaceae) Compact small herbaceous perennial violet-blue tubular flowers in early summer in a tight cluster on the top of stems and in a whorl lower on the stem. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (2)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Campanula lactiflora 'Prichard's Variety'
(Campanulaceae) Large bushy herbaceous perennial. Violet-blue outward facing bell flowers on plants more compact than the typical form & very attractive. 1.3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Campanula lactiflora 'White Pouffe'~
(Campanulaceae) A short variety that forms a compact hummocks smothered with narrow white bell flowers during summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Campanula latiloba 'Hidcote Amethyst'~
'Great bellflower' (Campanulaceae) Upright rossette-forming herbaceous perennial with open bells of plae amethyst-violet blooms in mid summer in short racemes. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Capsicum 'Apache' (Chilli)*
'Chili Pepper' (Solanaceae) Fiery chilli pepper plant with fairly large classically shaped red chillies. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Fruit&Veg   10cm   -   £1.25
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Chilli Pepper 'Cheyenne'*
'Chilli Pepper' (Solanaceae) A reliable heavy fruiting compact variety popular with gardeners. Bright orange medium-sized pointy fruits with a good flavour and good punch of heat. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Fruit&Veg   10cm   -   £1.25
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Cardamine raphanifolia
Syn. C. latifolia (Brassicaceae) Pale magenta-purple ladies smock flowers in late spring. Vigorous & reliable early flowering plant for a soggy site, it largely dies back down to the distinctive surface rhizome by midsummer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Carex testacea
(Cyperaceae) Evergreen tussock-forming sedge from New Zealand. Copper coloured quite broad foliage making a dense mound. Good for adding colour and structure to pond margins that can be rather bare in winter. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Grass   2L   -   £5.50
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Catananche caerulea
'Blue Cupidone' (Asteraceae) Easily grown, short lived slightly glaucous perennial for a sunny aspect. Blue daisy flowers in mid to late summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Cauliflower Romanesco Navona
'Cauliflower' (Brassicaceae) Veg for maths fans! Fractal paterned golden green heads worthy of more than just cauliflower cheese. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fruit&Veg   6 PACK   -   £2.50
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Ceanothus gloriosus 'Emily Brown'
'Point Reyes Creeper' (Rhamnaceae) Stout low growing variety with small evergreen slightly prickly leaves and tight clusters of deep blue flowers in late spring and early summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £6.50
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Centranthus ruber*
'Red valerian' (Caprifoliaceae) Fleshy pale leaves & heads of deep carmine red flowers in summer, much loved by bees & butterflies. Often seen growing out of cracks in sunny walls in old walled gardens. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Chaenomeles x superba 'Fire Dance'
'Flowering Quince' (Rosaceae) Deciduous wall shrub with bold dark scarlet-red flowers with yellow stamens in spring. 2.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Climber   2L   -   £7.00
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Chaerophyllum hirsutum 'Roseum'~
'Pink hairy chervil' (Apiaceae) Easy and very attractive perennial for damper ground. Umbels of vivid pink flowers in late spring to mid summer above cut foliage similar to that of sweet cicely. Looks lovely if used in a naturalistic open woodland setting. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Boulevard'
(Cupressaceae)
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Conifer   2L   -   £6.50
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Chamaemelum nobile*~
'Chamomile' (Asteraceae) The yellow eyed white daisy flowers of this aromatic herb are used for making camomile tea and as a tonic for fair hair. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   1L   -   £3.00
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Chamaemelum nobile 'Treneague'
'Lawn camomile' (Asteraceae) The non-flowering & very aromatic form of the familiar herb. Camomile has many medicinal uses & has also been used in cooking for its' pleasant smell. This compact form is ideal for making aromatic seats or patches of lawn. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Chelone obliqua~
'Pink turtlehead' (Plantaginaceae) American herbaceous erect clump forming perennial with cone shaped inflorescens of pink flowers a bit like turtles peeking out from their shells. Easy to grow & popular with bees. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Chionochloa conspicua
'Hunangamoho' / 'Snow grass' (Poaceae) Large evergreen, tussock-forming grass from New Zealand, glossy emerald green leaves with a pale midrib. Quite upright stems bear open panicles of creamy spikelets in mid-late summer. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Grass   2L   -   £5.75
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Chionochloa rubra ssp. cuprea~
'Red tussock' (Poaceae) One of New Zealand's most attractive grasses, stunning en masse. Large dense round evergreen tussocks of very narrow arching pale green leaves colouring russet red in winter. Produces a few milk white flowers the length of the stem in mid-late summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Grass   2L   -   £5.75
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Chionodoxa 'Pink Giant'
(Asparagaceae) Vigorous large early spring bulb with heads of pink star-shaped flowers paler towards the centre. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Bulb   9cm   -   £1.25
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Chionodoxa luciliae 'Alba'
(Asparagaceae) Lovely easy short early flowering spring bulb with open star-like upward-facing white flowers. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Bulb   7cm   -   £1.25
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Chrysanthemum 'Clara Curtis'~
(Asteraceae) Easy, compact, hardy perennial chrysanth with masses of clear mauve pink single blooms with yellow eyes in late summer and autumn. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Chrysanthemum weyrichii~
(Asteraceae) Easy long flowering rockery plant from N Japan to Kamchatka forming dense carpets of fleshy green deeply cut leaves, very large mauve pink daisies with yellow eyes on branched short red stems from summer into early autumn. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Chusquea culeoa~
(Poaceae) Hardy but exotic looking large bamboo from Chile forming a big tight clump of leafy thick knobbly canes. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Grass   2L   -   £9.00
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Cirsium 'Mount Etna'~
'Spear thistle' (Asteraceae) Ornamental thistle from the slopes of the Sciilian volcano. Striking bicoloured flowers, pink on the tips with palest pink lower down from mid to late summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Cirsium 'Mount Etna'~
'Spear thistle' (Asteraceae) Ornamental thistle from the slopes of the Sciilian volcano. Striking bicoloured flowers, pink on the tips with palest pink lower down from mid to late summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Cirsium rivulare 'Atropurpureum'
'Spear thistle' (Asteraceae) Tall upright clump-forming herbaceous perennial. Striking deep ruby-red flowered spineless thistle flowers in early summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Cirsium rivulare 'Trevor's Blue Wonder'~
'Spear thistle' (Asteraceae) Interesting new variety of perennial thistle similar to the popular 'Atropurpureum', but instead the ruby red flowers it has blueish-purple blooms in early to mid summer. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Cistus x pulverulentus 'Sunset'
(Cistaceae) A compact shrub with wavy-margined greyish leaves and dark rose-pink, yellow centred flowers all summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Clematis 'Broughton Star'
Syn. C. montana 'B.S.' (Ranunculaceae) A unusual semi-double flowered montana type with many creamy petals, a bit less vigorous than it's single cousins. Flowers in may, pruning should be done after flowering. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Clematis 'Etoile Violette'~
(Ranunculaceae) A deciduous petiole climber, this Viticella type clematis has striking violet large blooms in mid summer. We grow it through a variegated Weigela for added impact. Prune hard in spring to maintain vigour. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Clematis 'Etoile Violette'
(Ranunculaceae) A deciduous petiole climber, this Viticella type clematis has striking violet large blooms in mid summer. We grow it through a variegated Weigela for added impact. Prune hard in spring to maintain vigour. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Clematis 'Jackmanii Superba'
(Ranunculaceae) Large rich royal purple flowers. Does better up here than most large-flowered Clematis hybrids. Prune as required in early spring. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Clematis 'Morning Yellow'
Syn. C. montana 'M.Y.' (Ranunculaceae) New vigorous Montana Group Clematis with white semi-double flowers in May and June that are flushed creamy yellow as they come out. Prune only as required in summer after flowering. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Clematis 'Nelly Moser'
(Ranunculaceae) Very useful & popular large flowered cultivar, flower 14cm across, pinkish-mauve with a darker stripe down the centre of each petal. Unusually for large-flowered Clematis hybrids it is somewhat shade tolerant. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Clematis montana var. rubens 'Elizabeth'
(Ranunculaceae) Vigorous deciduous petiole climber with masses of delicately scented pink flowers in May and June. Dark flushe redish leaves. Prune excess growth of Montana Group Clematis after flowering. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Clematis montana var. rubens 'Tetrarose'~
(Ranunculaceae) Very vigorous climber with quite fleshy red-flushed deciduous foliage & big rich pink flowers in mid to late may. Prune only as required in summer after flowering. 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Colquhounia coccinea var. vestita~
(Lamiaceae) Rare deciduous shrub from the Himalayas with felty leaves & beautiful small orange-red tubular flowers in clusters at the tips of the shoots in late summer & autumn. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Convallaria majalis var. rosea~
'Pink lily-of-the-valley' (Asparagaceae) A grannies favourite with sweetly scented pale pink flowers in spring. As with the normal white form it is slow to establish but ultimately a dense & effective woodland groundcover. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.75
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Coprosma 'Autumn Haze'
(Rubiaceae) Groundcovering low growing evergreen shrub with variegated small glossy leaves; cream and green tininting peach and reddish in autumn and winter. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.50
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Cordyline 'Red Star'
'Cabbage tree' / 'Ti-kouka' (Asparagaceae) Narrow deep purple-red sword like evergreen foliage. With age forms a trunk & scented white flowers. A popular container plant in coastal towns. Protect from frost as it is not as hardy as the plain green form. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
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Cordyline australis*~
'Cabbage tree' / 'Ti-kouka' (Asparagaceae) Sword-like leaves produced in rosettes at the end of each branch. Small, fragrant creamy-white flowers in big inflorescens on mature plants. Tough architectural plant from New Zealand, common along British seaside promenades. 8m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   5L   -   £10.00
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Coreopsis verticillata 'Zagreb'~
(Asteraceae) Very attractive finely divided foliage and yellow daisies with slightly pointed ray florets giving a star-like appearance, flowering in mid-late summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Coreopsis verticillata 'Zagreb'~
(Asteraceae) Very attractive finely divided foliage and yellow daisies with slightly pointed ray florets giving a star-like appearance, flowering in mid-late summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Coriaria microphylla*~
Syn. C. thymifolia (Coriariaceae) Unusual quick-growing sub-shrub with tiny ferny leaflets on large leaves. Clusters of many small attractive and poisionous purple-black fruits in summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   4L   -   £9.50
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Cornus canadensis~
'Bunchberry' (Cornaceae) This dwarf slowly groundcovering herbaceous dogwood first has white-bracted flowers in spring & early summer, then red berries and a spectacular show of autumn colour. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (2)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Corydalis flexuosa~
(Papaveraceae) Dainty looking quite vigorous but compact herbaceous perennial with clusters of long thin deep blue flowers in spring above finely divided foliage. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.75
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Corydalis solida ssp. solida 'George Baker'
(Papaveraceae) Deep rosy red clustered tubular flowers in early spring over matt pale green deeply cut foliage. Very much sought-after & very nice small ephemeral cormic perennial. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bulb   8cm   -   £3.25
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Cosmos atrosanguineus 'Chocomocha'~
'Compact Chocolate Cosmos' (Asteraceae) Distinctive dark chocolate coloured daisy flowers with a corresponding delicious chocolate scent in mid to late summer. A relative of Dahlia, lift tubers in autumn if you're in a colder district. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Cotoneaster 'My Pet'
(Rosaceae) Tight growing dwarf evergreen shrub allied to C. adpressus with small round mid green leaves densely packed either side of the trailing stems. Nice lolloping over a low wall. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Cotoneaster dammeri
(Rosaceae) Flat creeping evergreen that is a really good groundcover. Fairly large obovate (raindrop-shaped) leaves, white flowers & orange-red fruits in autumn that can persist through the winter if the birds don't eat them. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Cotoneaster floccosus*~
(Rosaceae) Small evergreen tree, or with pruning large shrub, with a gracefuly arching stems. Narrow emerald green leaves, white flowers in early summer followed by orange-red berries in late summer and autumn. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   4L   -   £10.00
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Cotoneaster x suecicus 'Coral Beauty'
(Rosaceae) Arching stems of small semi-evergreen dark green leaves, in early summer it is sparkled with white flowers followed by masses of red-orange berries. First-rate groundcover . 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Courgette 'Midnight'
'Courgette' (Cucuribitaceae) Deep green fruits on a particularly compact plant with very few of the fine spines typical of courgettes. Ideal variety for small greenhouses. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Fruit&Veg   10cm   -   £1.00
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Courgette 'Taxi'
'Courgette' (Cucuribitaceae) The name refers to the striking colour of the fruit; not a London black cab, but the sort Joni Mitchell sung about. Flavour as per a normal green one. A good strong doer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Fruit&Veg   10cm   -   £1.00
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Courgette Mixed*
'Courgette' (Cucuribitaceae) Green or yellow fruits. We grow our own in fish boxes, starting them in the polytunnel then moving them outside later in the summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Fruit&Veg   10cm   -   £1.00
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Crambe cordifolia*
'Greater sea-kale' (Brassicaceae) Imposing plants with clouds of thousands of deliciously scented Gypsophila-like flowers of pure white in early summer. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Crassula ovata 'Gollum'*
'Dollar Plant / Jade Tree' (Crassulaceae) Weird Lord of the Rings inspired succulent house plant. Grows in to a rounded bush with rounded deep green finger leaves with wee spoons on the end. White flowers in late winter and early spring. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   10cm   -   £2.50
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Crepis incana~
'Pink dandelion' (Asteraceae) Lovely clump-forming Greek perennial with narrow greyish-green dandelion -like foliage & many branched bushy stems of striking shell-pink cats-ear daisy flowers in mid-late summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Crinodendron hookerianum
'Chilean lantern tree' (Elaeocarpaceae) A large evergreen shrub, spectacular red waxy lantern flowers hang from shoots with dark green leaves in early summer. Plant in a sheltered site for better flowering. The base of each fleshy petal is packed with delicious sweet nectar. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Crinodendron hookerianum 'Ada Hoffmann'
'Chilean lantern tree' (Elaeocarpaceae) A new & unusual selection with distinctive longer narrower dark evergreen leaves, more striking than the typical form. The hanging lantern flowers in early summer are a pearly pink rather than the normal rosy red. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Crocosmia 'Emberglow'~
(Iridaceae) Sprays of deep red tubular flowers yellow at the base above dark foliage in late summer. Invaluable strong growing floriferous rich red, we have it beside the soft sulphur of "Yellow" in the stock beds & the contrast is quite striking. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Crocosmia 'Lucifer'~
(Iridaceae) Superb sprays of flame-red flowers, yellow at the base in mid summer. Vigorous and easy it is one of the best, striking and most popular Montbretias, it is considerably earlier flowering and taller than most varieties. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Crocosmia 'Mistral'~
(Iridaceae) An interesting prospect this one! A hybrid of C. masoniorum and C. paniculata, the same as the popular early deep red flowered 'Lucifer'. It grows a bit shorter, so better in windy sites. It has a slightly less of an intensity of red to the flower . 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Crocosmia 'Severn Sunrise'~
(Iridaceae) Lovely variety with unusual colouring. Flowers are a distinctive peachy orange fading to pink with a yellow eye in dense heads during late summer & early autumn. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Coleton Fishacre'~
Syn. C.'Gerbe d'Or' (Iridaceae) Dark leaved, upright with golden yellow flowers. Similar to 'Solfatare' but more vigorous & frost hardy. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Emily McKenzie'~
(Iridaceae) Very open large flat terracotta orange flowers with a distinctive mahogany central ring in late summer & early autumn. A less vigorous variety. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Saracen'~
(Iridaceae) Bright orange-red 4cm wide flowers with yellow markings to the open face & dark red on the back in late summer & autumn. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora Yellow~
(Iridaceae) Soft sulphur yellow tubular flowers akin to C. potsii in late summer & early autumn. A free-flowering, vigorous adaptable cultivar, always popular but we can't find a proper name for it! 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Crocosmia x crocosmioides 'Vulcan'~
(Iridaceae) [C. paniculata x C. aurea] Classy dark red flowered late flowering perennial. Slightly earlier than normal Crocosmia with narrow pleated leaves and an arching habit. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Crocus chrysanthus 'Gypsy Girl'
(Iridaceae) Early crocus with bright sulphur yellow flowers with bold red flaming. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bulb   10cm   -   £1.25
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Crocus chrysanthus 'Prins Claus'
(Iridaceae) Compact spring crocus with white flowers with a broad purple blotch at the base of each outer petal. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bulb   10cm   -   £1.25
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Cucumber Mixed*
'Cucumber' (Cucuribitaceae) Climbing plants with various shaped fruits. Homegrown cucumbers perhaps more than any other fruit & veg display much more flavour than their bland supermarket kin. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Fruit&Veg   10cm   -   £1.25
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Cupressus macrocarpa 'Wilma'
'Golden Monerey cypress' (Cupressaceae) Very slow growing coniferous tree with cord-like dense foliage of a rich golden yellow formed into a neat cone shape. 10m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Conifer   2L   -   £6.50
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Cupressus macrocarpa 'Wilma'
'Golden Monerey cypress' (Cupressaceae) Very slow growing coniferous tree with cord-like dense foliage of a rich golden yellow formed into a neat cone shape. 10m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Conifer   2L   -   £7.50
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Cymbalaria aequitriloba 'Alba'~
'Ruine de Rome' (Plantaginaceae) Small creeping evergreen perennial with marbled, rounded leaves & blued white snap-dragon-like flowers in summer. Will creep through cracks in walls. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £1.85
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Cytisus x boskoopii 'Hollandia'
(Fabaceae) Upright fast growing broom with masses of un-scented claret-pink pea flowers in late spring. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Cytisus x praecox 'Allgold'
'Warminster broom' (Fabaceae) Early flowering shorter growing broom. Slender slightly greyed and arching stems on a slightly wider than high growing plant. Smothered in lovely buttery yellow delicately scented flowers in late spring and early summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Daboecia cantabrica 'Tinkerbell'
'Connemara heath' (Ericaceae) Robust heather with dark green leafy foliage and deep rosy pink bell flowers in summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Daboecia cantabrica 'Tinkerbell'
'Connemara heath' (Ericaceae) Robust heather with dark green leafy foliage and deep rosy pink bell flowers in summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Daboecia cantabrica ssp. scotica 'William Buchanan'
'Connemara heath' (Ericaceae) Compact bushy heather with deep green leafy foliage and claret bell flowers in summer. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   1L   -   £3.50
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Dahlia 'Bishop of Leicester'~
(Asteraceae) Single dahlia with dark bronze foliage and a pale lavender-pink flower with a darker band down the centre of each petal. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.00
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Dahlia 'Bishop of Llandaff'~
(Asteraceae) An old favourite for adding a tropical accent to late borders. Semi-double dark red flowered Dahlia with dark bronze-purple foliage. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   2L   -   £5.50
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Dahlia 'Bishop of Llandaff'~
(Asteraceae) An old favourite for adding a tropical accent to late borders. Semi-double dark red flowered Dahlia with dark bronze-purple foliage. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Dahlia 'Moonfire'~
(Asteraceae) Dark purple leaved classy dahlia with single flowers; soft pastel yellow grading to golden orange in the centre. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Dahlia Happy Days Red Flame~
'('Hdrf155')' (Asteraceae) Compact variety with dark purple foliage and single deep flame red flowers with yellow streaks to the petals. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Bedding   2L   -   £5.50
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Decaisnea fargesii
'Blue sausage fruit' (Lardizabalaceae) Rare and unusual Chinese deciduous shrub. Long pinnate foliage, unremarkable greenish flowers followed by striking large purple-blue sausage fruits in mid-late summer. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   4L   -   £9.00
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Delosperma floribundum 'Stardust'~
(Aizoaceae) Hardy South African compact bushy succulent with rosy purple-pink Livingstone daisy folwers in summer. 8cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Delosperma Table Mountain~
Syn. D. cooperi 'John Proffitt' (Aizoaceae) South African hardy succulent with sprawling stems & sage green fleshy leaves covered in tiny white glands. Livingstone daisy like rich rosy magenta flowers all summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Desfontainia spinosa
'Chilean holly' (Columelliaceae) A slow growing shrub with holly-like evergreen leaves, trumpet-shaped orange-red flowers with a yellow mouth in mid summer. One of the stalwarts of woodland gardens of the West Coast of Scotland. 1.6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Dianella nigra 'Margaret Pringle'
'NZ Blueberry / Turutu' (Xanthorrhoeaceae) Rarely seen variegated evergreen perennial from New Zealand, a relative of Phormium with shorter softer foliage forming dense clumps of cream striped pale green leaves with small white flowers and blue-black berries. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Dianthus 'Fusilier'
(Caryophyllaceae) Compact alpine pink with dark rosy red clove scented blooms from late spring to mid summer. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Dianthus 'India Star'*
(Caryophyllaceae) Short compact alpine pink with single deep rosy pink clove-scented flowers with a large cherry-red centre. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Dianthus 'Pop Star'*
(Caryophyllaceae) Compact alpine pink with frilly double deep rosy pink clove-scented flowers in early -mid summer. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Dianthus 'Silver Star'
(Caryophyllaceae) Compact alpine pink, frilly petaled double white clove-scented flowers in summer showing claret in the centre. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £1.85
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Dianthus 'Starburst'~
(Caryophyllaceae) Short alpine pink with clove-scented semi-double deep pink clove-scented flowers with rosy-red markings in early-mid summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Sweet William Indian Carpet*
'Sweet William' (Caryophyllaceae) Brightly coloured old fashioned cottage garden bedding plant. These annual Dianthus are sometimes also known as "Wee Willies". Upright stems with clusters of pink, claret, red, white and purple flowers in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   D6   -   £3.25
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Dianthus Mendlesham Minx
'='Russmin' (Caryophyllaceae) Lovely variable alpine pink with clove-scented palest pink up-facing single flowers with each petal variously marked in maroon-crimson in early-mid summer. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Dianthus Mendlesham Minx~
'='Russmin' (Caryophyllaceae) Lovely variable alpine pink with clove-scented palest pink up-facing single flowers with each petal variously marked in maroon-crimson in early-mid summer. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Dianthus 'Starlette'*
'='Evian' (Caryophyllaceae) Alpine pink that from early to mid summer will produce many flowers; fully double frilly deep raspberry pink petals with frilly edges and a dark eye, lovely sweet clove scent. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Dicentra 'Pearl Drops'
(Papaveraceae) Pearly white hanging lady-in-the-bath flowers in late spring & early summer above lovely neat glaucous incised foliage. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Dicentra cucullaria~
'Dutchman's breeches' (Papaveraceae) Lovely little American spring woodland perennial deserving of much wider cultivation. With milk white 'V' shaped flowers above intricately cut matt grey foliage. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.75
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Dicksonia antarctica~
'Soft tree fern' (Dicksoniaceae) This evergreen Australian tree fern needs little introduction. In time forming large rough trunks, topped by a fine canopy of long evergreen fronds. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Fern   3L   -   £7.50
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Dierama 'Dark Angel'~
'Angel's Fishing Rods' (Iridaceae) Tall grassy-leaved South African perennial. Nodding dark plum purple blooms in mid-late summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.50
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Dierama erectum~
(Iridaceae) Tall slender growing South African perennial. Open star-shaped pink flowers in late summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.50
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Dierama pulcherrimum 'Blackbird'~
'Angel's Fishing Rods' (Iridaceae) Deep dark plumy purple flowers in elegant hanging clusters in mid summer. Striking & most impressive when fully grown. 1.6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.50
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Digitalis x mertonensis*
(Plantaginaceae) A perennial hybrid of D. grandiflora and the common Foxglove, D. purpurea. Dense spires of large tubular rich crushed strawberry-coloured flowers above deep green rough glossy leaves. Shorter than a wild Foxglove. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Digitalis x valinii Illumination Raspberry*~
'= 'Tmdgfp001' (Plantaginaceae) New and striking perennial foxglove, a hybrid of the native D. purpurea & D. (Syn. Isoplexis) canariensis. Spikes of dese raspberry pink tubular flowers with creamy throats in early-mid summer. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.50
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Disporopsis pernyi
Syn. Polygonatum cyrtonema misapp. (Asparagaceae) Clump-forming evergreen woodland perennial. Speckled stems & slightly scented ivory bell flowers marked jade inside in late spring followed by purplish berries. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Disporum sessile 'Variegatum'~
(Asparagaceae) Classy shade-loving perennial, delicately striped creamy white & pale green foliage & hanging ivory tight bell flowers in late spring. Quite slow growing. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.75
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Disporum sessile AGS J 146
(Asparagaceae) Alpine Garden Society collection from Japan. A Solomon's seal relative, this easy vigorous woodland perennial has hanging slender ivory flowers with jade green tips in late spring followed by purple-black berries in summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Dodecatheon meadia~
'Shooting star' (Primulaceae) Beautiful nodding back-swept flowers with deep magenta-pink petals with a yellow & white ring in the centre & a protruding black spike of the stamens with gold anthers. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
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Dodecatheon pulchellum 'Red Wings'~
'Shooting star' (Primulaceae) Deep carmine red swept back flowers with black anthers and white and yellow markings in the centre in late spring. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.50
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Dryopteris erythrosora~
'Copper shield fern' (Dryopteridaceae) Eye-catching coppery-red new fronds from evergreen clumps. One of the nicest ferns, which in time produces very large, broad fronds of stunning colours. Shelter from cold winds which will scorch the young fronds. Cut off the old fronds in early spring. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Fern   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Dryopteris sieboldii
(Dryopteridaceae) Very unusual tropical-looking evergreen hardy Japanese fern with leathery matt pale dusty green fronds. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Fern   3L   -   £7.00
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Dryopteris wallichiana
'Wallich's fern' (Dryopteridaceae) Marvellous deciduous 'shuttlecock' type clump-forming fern. Dark chocolate scales cover the rachis & pale green fronds, truly wonderful when emergent, a more decorative alternative to native Buckler Ferns in the woodland garden or fernery. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fern   2L   -   £6.00
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Echeveria glauca*
(Crassulaceae) Mexican succulent making a carpet of neat smalle rosettes of grey leaves and small tubular red flowers with a yellow ring at the tip in summer. Easy and reliable as a house plant or summer carpet bedding. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
House   1L   -   £4.00
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Echinopsis chamaecereus*
Syn. Chamaecereus silvestrii 'Peanut cactus' (Cactaceae) An easy to grow creeping branching cactus with tiny soft spines and bright orange-red disproportionately large flowers in summer. The common name comes from the plants similarity to monkey nuts. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   3½"   -   £2.50
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Epilobium canum 'Dublin'~
Syn. Zauschneria californica 'Glasnevin' 'Californian fuchsia' (Onagraceae) One of the few late summer flowering rockery plants. Spectacular red flowers with short tubes on a low sprawling plant with brittle stems and narrow dark green leaves. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   2L   -   £6.00
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Epimedium grandiflorum 'Red Beauty'~
(Berberidaceae) Pink-purple long spurred flowers in late spring. Red-flushed spring growth. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Epimedium grandiflorum 'Rose Queen'
'Bishop's mitre' (Berberidaceae) Deep pink & white flowers precede the lovely young purple-brown stained foliage. Cut off the previous year's leaves in late winter before the flowers emerge. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   2L   -   £5.75
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Epimedium x perralchicum 'Fröhnleiten'
(Berberidaceae) Large (for an Epimedium) yellow flat flowers facing out from an erect spike & good glossy pale green evergreen leaves, tinted red when young. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   2L   -   £5.75
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Epimedium x versicolor 'Sulphureum'
(Berberidaceae) This Bishop's mitre has sulphur yellow-green flowers in early spring. The leaves are finer than most & colour well. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   2L   -   £5.75
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Epimedium x youngianum 'Niveum'
(Berberidaceae) A smaller classy variety with pure white conspicuous nodding flowers & coloured young foliage. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.25
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Erica carnea 'Foxhollow'*~
'Winter Heath' (Ericaceae) Golden foliage and palest pink flowers in late winter and spring. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.00
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Erica carnea 'Golden Starlet'
'Winter heath' (Ericaceae) Spreading low growing heath with golden foliage and white flowers in late winter and spring. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica carnea 'Lohse's Ruby'
'Winter heath' (Ericaceae) Very floriferous winter heath with a spreading habit. Dark green foliage and densely packed pink flowers from winter to early spring. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica carnea 'Margaret Benson'
'Winter Heath' (Ericaceae) Very floriferous winter heath with a spreading habit. Dark green foliage and densely packed palest pink flowers from winter to early spring. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   1L   -   £3.50
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Erica carnea 'Ruby Glow'
'Winter Heath' (Ericaceae) Dark foliage and rich ruby flowers in late winter and spring. 17cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica carnea 'Winter Beauty'
'Winter heath' (Ericaceae) Forming a low mound of deep ink flowers from winter to spring. 17cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica cinerea 'Alba Minor'
'Bell heather' (Ericaceae) Compact summer flowering white bell heather. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica cinerea 'Celebration'
'Bell Heather' (Ericaceae) Golden foliaged bell heather with white flowers in summer. 17cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica cinerea 'Katinka'
'Bell Heather' (Ericaceae) Bell heather with upright growing summer flowering heath. Dark needle foliage and deep carmine purple bell flowers. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica cinerea 'Purple Beauty'
'Bell Heather' (Ericaceae) Bell heather with upright slender stems with clusters of dark matt purple flowers in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica cinerea 'Purple Beauty'
'Bell Heather' (Ericaceae) Bell heather with upright slender stems with clusters of dark matt purple flowers in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica cinerea 'Summer Gold'
'Bell Heather' (Ericaceae) A bushy summer heather with golden foliage and deep rosy purple flowers in July and August. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica cinerea 'Velvet Knight'
'Bell heather' (Ericaceae) Bell heather with crimson-purple flowers in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica erigena 'Irish Dusk'
'Irish Heath' (Ericaceae) Compact, upright winter/spring heath with dusky foliage and salmon pink flowers. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   1L   -   £3.50
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Erica tetralix 'Alba Mollis'
'Cross-leafed heather' (Ericaceae) Summer flower moisture loving heath. Downy silver-grey foliage with clusters of white bell flowers on the shoot tips. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica vagans 'Birch Glow'
'Cornish Heath' (Ericaceae) Bushy heather with upright stems with candles of deep rosy red flowers in mid summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica x darleyensis 'Kramers Rote'
(Ericaceae) Wine red bushy broad-growing winter/spring flowering heath. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica x darleyensis 'Silberschmelze'
'[Silver Melt]' (Ericaceae) Winter flowering heath with masses of white flowers. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica x griffithii 'Jacquelin'
'Cornish Heath' (Ericaceae) Large hybrid Cornish heath with long sprays of scented cerise flowers in mid-late summer. Slightly lime tolerant. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica x stuartii 'Irish Lemon'
(Ericaceae) Summer flowering heath with clusters of lilac-mauve flowers above olive green foliage & bright lime green-flushed young growth tips. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erica x stuartii 'Irish Lemon'
(Ericaceae) Summer flowering heath with clusters of lilac-mauve flowers above olive green foliage & bright lime green-flushed young growth tips. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   1L   -   £3.25
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Erica x stuartii 'Irish Orange'
(Ericaceae) Summer flowering heath with clusters of lilac-mauve flowers above olive green foliage & bright orange-flushed young growth tips. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.50
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Erigeron 'Adria'
(Asteraceae) Lavender-violet frilly daisies with yellow centres in mid-late summer. A fairly upright herbaceous perennial fleabane. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Erigeron alpinus*~
(Asteraceae) Small rosette forming perennial for the rockery with lots of small pretty smoky pink daisies with yellow centres in late spring to mid summer. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Erigeron glaucus 'Elstead Pink'
'Coastal daisy' (Asteraceae) Excellent plant for the coastal rockery, an easy & reliable performer. Mats of green foliage with many 4cm wide magenta pink daisies with large yellow centres. From the sea cliffs of Northern California & Oregon. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Erigeron karvinskianus~
Syn. E. mucronatus (Asteraceae) A lovely little plant with a lax habit, produces hundreds of daisy-like flowers with purple-tinted backs all summer & into autumn. Despite being from the mountains of Central America it is perfectly hardy. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   9cm   -   £1.85
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Erigeron karvinskianus
Syn. E. mucronatus (Asteraceae) A lovely little plant with a lax habit, produces hundreds of daisy-like flowers with purple-tinted backs all summer & into autumn. Despite being from the mountains of Central America it is perfectly hardy. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Eryngium agavifolium
(Apiaceae) One of the most 'architectural' of the sea hollies, broadly lanceolate green leaves with spines running their length & the flower spike rises from the centre of the rosette with many tightly held inflorescence akin to teasels. 1.75m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Eryngium bourgatii 'Picos Blue'
(Apiaceae) A very fine form of a 1st rate small perennial sea holly, strong deep blue bracts & finely dissected prickly grey-green & ivory foliage. Flowering mid summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.50
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Eryngium planum 'Blue Hobbit'*
(Apiaceae) Dwarf form of a normally tall species of sea holly. Distinctive blue domes of masses of small globular flower heads with prickly bracts in mid summer. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Eryngium variifolium
(Apiaceae) Lovely rounded evergreen leaves veined with white, masses of small grey-blue flowers with spiny grey-white collars in early-mid summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Erysimum 'Cotswold Gem'~
'Perennial wallflower' (Brassicaceae) Foliage mostly cream variegated with green middle & each stem is topped by a cluster of colourful flowers, emerging umber & peach and ageing to purple & pink. Perennial wallflowers benefit from regular cutting-back to keep a neat habit & to prolong flowering. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   2L   -   £5.50
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Erysimum 'Golden Jubilee'
(Brassicaceae) Tight growing alpine perennial wallflower forming a low wide hummock that is smothered by golden yellow flowers in early-mid summer. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Erysimum Winter Rouge~
'Perennial Wallflower' (Brassicaceae) Perennial wallfower with mottled burgundy flowers with purple tints. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Erythronium 'Joanna'
(Liliaceae) Gorgeous rare hybrid fawn lily. Larger growing and more robust than others, glossy apple green leaves with faint mottling and multi-headed stalks of pink flowers flush with apricot in late spring. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bulb   1L DEEP   -   £6.00
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Erythronium 'Pagoda'
(Liliaceae) Large pale apricot-yellow slightly pendant flowers with a hint of pink. Easily grown vigorous hybrid. The Western American 'fawn lilies' are later flowering and larger than the European 'dog's tooth violets'. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Bulb   9cm DEEP   -   £3.75
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Erythronium californicum 'White Beauty'
'White fawn lily' (Liliaceae) A beautiful spring woodland bulb with heavily mottled leaves & nodding creamy white flowers with maroon blotches in the throat with backward sweeping petals. Stunning when used en masse. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Bulb   9cm DEEP   -   £4.00
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Erythronium dens-canis 'Frans Hals'
'Dog's tooth violet' (Liliaceae) Lovely early spring flowering woodland bulb with plum back-swept flowers on short stems above heavily mottled foliage. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Bulb   9cm   -   £2.75
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Erythronium dens-canis 'Snowflake'
'Dog's tooth violet' (Liliaceae) Most gorgeous early spring flowering small woodland bulb with long-petaled pure white flowers with a maroon base, the leaves are marbled darker than in most other forms of the species. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Bulb   9cm   -   £3.25
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Erythronium revolutum
'Pink fawn lily' (Liliaceae) Lovely nodding, back-swept pink flowers & variably mottled leaves, seen by the thousand at Inverewe but uncommon elsewhere. Very slow to increase vegetatively & it takes them around 5 years from seed to reach flowering size! 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Bulb   9cm DEEP   -   £4.00
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Erythronium tuolumnense
'Tuolumne fawn lily' (Liliaceae) Fine bright yellow pointed tepals above large glossy plain green leaves. A large strong growing, free flowering & popular species. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Bulb   9cm DEEP   -   £4.00
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Escallonia rubra 'Crimson Spire'
(Escalloniaceae) Probably the best & toughest Escallonia variety for hedging by the sea. As the name suggests, redder flowers and a more upright growth habit than the normal E. rubra var. macrantha, but equally vigorous. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Eucalyptus delegatensis ssp. tasmaniensis
'Gum-topped stringybark' (Myrtaceae) A fast growing large forest tree with a thick fibrous bark at the base which higher up strips off earning it the name 'White Top'. The adult foliage is an attractive grey, broadly sickle-shaped in outline & hanging down from the branches. 20-60m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
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Eucalyptus globulus
'Tasmanian blue gum' (Myrtaceae) Fast growing aromatic tender evergreen tree intensely blue-silver in leaf & stem as a juvenile, which may be maintained coppicing. Mature foliage is matt grey, long & sickle shaped, the bark is grey & peels in long vertical strips. 35m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £7.00
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Eucalyptus rodwayi
'Swamp peppermint' (Myrtaceae) Rough bark & red young growth ageing green, leaves lanceolate becoming long & thin on older trees. Coming from swampy hollows in the Tasmanian Central Plateau this species grows in the place with the lowest recorded ambient temperature on the island. 15m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Eucalyptus rodwayi
'Swamp peppermint' (Myrtaceae) Rough bark & red young growth ageing green, leaves lanceolate becoming long & thin on older trees. Coming from swampy hollows in the Tasmanian Central Plateau this species grows in the place with the lowest recorded ambient temperature on the island. 15m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Eupatorium maculatum (Atropurpureum Group) 'Red Dwarf'~
(Asteraceae) Compact form of this butterfly magnet herbaceous perennial. Upright mottled stems and domed fluffy heds of rosy red flowers in late summer. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Euphorbia 'Excalibur'
'( = 'Froeup')' (Euphorbiaceae) Neat strictly clump-forming cultivar with vivid lime green flowers in mid-late summer & red tinted foliage. Marvellous in spring when the new copper-red & cream spears emerge. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Euphorbia 'Excalibur'~
'( = 'Froeup')' (Euphorbiaceae) Neat strictly clump-forming cultivar with vivid lime green flowers in mid-late summer & red tinted foliage. Marvellous in spring when the new copper-red & cream spears emerge. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Euphorbia cyparissias 'Fens Ruby'~
Syn. E.c. 'Clarice Howard' (Euphorbiaceae) Small hummocky plant with soft conifery foliage, rich ruby in spring ageing grey-green, followed by bright lime green flowers. Spreads rapidly to make a loose groundcover. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £3.75
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Euphorbia griffithii 'Dixter'~
(Euphorbiaceae) Rhizomatous spreading herbaceous perennial. Orange-red bracts held above dark green leaves with purple tints on reddish stems, early summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Euphorbia mellifera
'Honey tree spurge' (Euphorbiaceae) An impressive Maderian shrub for adding a tropical accent. In the coldest district it may be cut to ground level in bad winters, but will usually re-grow rapidly. Honey-scented maroon-red flowers in spring. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Euphorbia mellifera*
'Honey tree spurge' (Euphorbiaceae) An impressive Maderian shrub for adding a tropical accent. In the coldest district it may be cut to ground level in bad winters, but will usually re-grow rapidly. Honey-scented maroon-red flowers in spring. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Eurybia divaricata
Syn. Aster divaricatus 'White wood aster' (Asteraceae) Arching knotty mounds of mildew-free narrow green foliage on dark red stems. In late summer & autumn bares masses of 1cm wide white daises. A lovely plant that should be much more widely grown. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Eurybia divaricata~
Syn. Aster divaricatus 'White wood aster' (Asteraceae) Arching knotty mounds of mildew-free narrow green foliage on dark red stems. In late summer & autumn bares masses of 1cm wide white daises. A lovely plant that should be much more widely grown. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Fascicularia bicolor~
(Bromeliaceae) Striking epiphytic bromeliad, either tie to a tree in areas with higher rainfall or plant in a sandy soil. Viciously toothed narrow leaves colouring brilliant red with many pale lilac blue flowers clustered in the centre of the rosettes in autumn. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   3L   -   £8.50
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Felicia rosulata~
Syn. Aster natalensis (Asteraceae) Thick creeping mats of green foliage & striking bright blue, yellow-centred daisies from early to mid summer. Hardy perennial from the Drakensburg mountains of South Africa. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Festuca glauca
'Blue Fescue' (Poaceae) Tight tussocks of deciduous matt metallic blue-grey leaves. Good groundcovering grass when massed. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Grass   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Filipendula purpurea
(Rosaceae) A striking large meadowsweet with large dense, flat heads of tiny foamy rich cerise flowers in summer above large sycamore-like leaves. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Filipendula vulgaris 'Multiplex'
'Double dropwort' (Rosaceae) Dense heads of many small double white flowers in mid summer. Dropwort prefers a drier soil than most other types of meadowsweet. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Fiscaria verna 'Brazen Hussy'
Syn. Ranunculus ficaria 'Lesser celandine (Ranunculaceae) A most striking and desirable form of a small wildflower of grassy damp woodland margins. The golden yellow buttercup-like flowers shine out above the near black leaves in early spring. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   3½"   -   £2.00
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Fragaria x ananassa Red Ruby~
'Red-flowered strawberry' (Rosaceae) An unusual new ornamental strawberry variety, large ruby red flowers instead of the normal unremarkable white. Will also produce tasty fruits in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Francoa sonchifolia Rogerson's Form~
(Saxifragaceae) A dark flowered form with tall wands of rosy-purple flowers with a darker blotch to each petal in midsummer and good autumn colour. A beautiful adaptable plant. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Fritillaria meleagris
'Snakeshead fritillary' (Liliaceae) Many peoples' favourite native flower it needs little introduction. Large chequered Smokey purple or white nodding oval flowers in spring. Will self-seed and naturalise readily in a rich damp meadow situation. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Bulb   9cm   -   £1.85
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Fuchsia microphylla Cally Form*~
(Onagraceae) A dwarf rather un-fuchsia-like Central American variety, small rounded leaves & masses of delightful small pale pink flowers from midsummer to early autumn on a dense bushy plant. Hardier than you'd think, but mulch in winter to protect roots in cold districts. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Galanthus nivalis
'Snowdrop' (Amaryllidaceae) The ever popular herald of the warming of days & approaching spring. Narrow petaled drooping white flowers with green highlights to the tips of the inner petals. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1L   -   £2.50
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Gasteria bicolor*~
Syn. G. maculata (Xanthorrheaceae) Very resilient South African succulent. Grown for the dense tufts of thick dark leathery strap leaves mottled with cream spots. Will occasionally produce flower spikes with sparse creamy tubular flowers in late summer. 13cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   1L   -   £4.50
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Gaultheria x wisleyensis 'Wisley Pearl'
(Ericaceae) G. Shallon x G. mucronata. This fine medium-sized shrub, neater and slower growing than both it's parents, has thick evergreen leaves & masses of tightly packed small white bell flowers followed by clusters of large black fruits. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.25
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Genista pilosa 'Vancouver Gold'
(Fabaceae) A useful & very attractive plant. A dwarf creeping broom forming a very dense mat covered in golden yellow pea flowers in early summer. Great for trailing over a wall. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.25
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Gentiana 'Berrybank Sky'~
(Gentianaceae) Asiatic autumn gentian with a compact habit, quite dark foliage & upward facing showy long tubed deep navy blue flowers with a white centre & stripes down the ribs. A real show stopper. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.25
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Gentiana 'Inverleith'~
(Gentianaceae) Rich mid blue tubular flowers with white stripes down the sides in autumn. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.25
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Gentiana 'Shot Silk'~
(Gentianaceae) Lovely deep navy flowered Asiatic autumn gentian with a neat compact habit. A 1st class modern selection. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.25
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Gentiana 'Strathmore'~
(Gentianaceae) Lovely lolloping Himalayan autumn gentian with tubular sky blue flowers. A good contrast to the darker flowered forms 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.25
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Gentiana saxosa*~
(Gentianaceae) Spectacular & floriferous short evergreen short-lived perennial inhabiting the coastal sands & rocks around Stewart Island south of New Zealand. Makes a lustrous tight dark green mat smothered by open white flowers in summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.25
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Gentiana septemfida~
'crested gentian' (Gentianaceae) Lovely easy alpine gentian forming low domes of leafy stems, rich blue tubular flowers itricately patterned inside borne freely in summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Gentiana verna*
'Spring Gentian' (Gentianaceae) Compact tufts of bright green foliage and bold bright blue tubular flowers in spring. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.50
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Gentiana verna*~
'Spring Gentian' (Gentianaceae) Compact tufts of bright green foliage and bold bright blue tubular flowers in spring. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.50
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Geranium 'Anne Thomson'*
(Geraniaceae) Similar to but more compact than the well known 'Ann Folkard', with deeply cut golden young foliage on a sprawling plant. Magenta-purple dark-veined flowers in mid summer. A good groundcover bred on Orkney. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Geranium 'Anne Thomson'*~
(Geraniaceae) Similar to but more compact than the well known 'Ann Folkard', with deeply cut golden young foliage on a sprawling plant. Magenta-purple dark-veined flowers in mid summer. A good groundcover bred on Orkney. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Geranium 'Dusky Crûg'~
(Geraniaceae) Excellent low growing, carpeting pink-flowered hybrid with interesting smoky foliage. Flowers from early summer to autumn. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium 'Ivan'
(Geraniaceae) (G. psilostemon x endressii) A great new hybrid with the striking dark magenta-purple flowers with dark veins. Similar to, but shorter and more compact than G. psilostemon. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Geranium 'Ivan'~
(Geraniaceae) (G. psilostemon x endressii) A great new hybrid with the striking dark magenta-purple flowers with dark veins. Similar to, but shorter and more compact than G. psilostemon. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Geranium 'Jean Armour'~
(Geraniaceae) (G. traversii x G. x oxonianum) Semi-evergreen groundcover with attractive slightly felty foliage. Pale rose-pink flowers with darker veins & a paler centre produced from May until autumn. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium 'Orion'
(Geraniaceae) A long summer flowering season with large dark veined blue flowers with pale centres. Deeply cut leaves. Better than 'Johnson's Blue'. When massed it can be used as an effective groundcover. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Geranium 'Pink Penny'~
(Geraniaceae) Like the excellent Rozanne, this new variety is a seedling from Geranium wallichianum 'Buxton's Variety'. Low mounding habit, slightly mottled leaves and deep mauve pink flowers with dark pencil line veins all summer long. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Geranium dalmaticum~
(Geraniaceae) Dense low cushions of evergreen glossy lobed leaves showing tints of orange & red in the summer, clear pink flowers above on short stems. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Geranium himalayense 'Plenum'~
Syn. G. h. 'Birch Double' (Geraniaceae) A shortish clump-forming herbaceous perennial producing a succession of double lavender-blue flowers above low, leafy domes in early-mid summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium macrorrhizum
(Geraniaceae) Aromatic semi-evergreen foliage and magenta-purple flowers with fine paler veins in early to mid summer. Excellent ground cover for difficult places like dry shade. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium macrorrhizum 'Czakor'
(Geraniaceae) Excellent groundcover for difficult places with aromatic foliage & dark magenta-purple flowers accompanied by dark sepals in late spring and early summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium macrorrhizum 'Pindus'~
(Geraniaceae) Semi-evergreen sturdy Greek perennial good for groundcover. Smaller growing than normal forms of the species. Deep rosy pink flowers and red stamens and seed pods in summer.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Geranium macrorrhizum 'White-Ness'
(Geraniaceae) A fairly recent introduction from Greece, notable for the pure white flowers with a smaller leaves & a more compact growth than many forms. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Geranium nodosum~
(Geraniaceae) Low growing perennial that thrives in dry shade. Glossy fresh mid green semi-evergreen leaves & continuous small lilac flowers with dark veins from late spring to autumn. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Geranium orientalitibeticum~
(Geraniaceae) Small but quite vigorous groundcover with attractive marbled foliage & pink flowers with a paler centre in the summer. Gently rambles around. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Geranium 'Orkney Cherry'*~
'= 'Bremerry'' (Geraniaceae) Low growing semi-evergreen perennial. Bronze-flushed foliage and masses of small vibrant pink flowers from early to late summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.25
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Geranium palmatum
(Geraniaceae) A Madeiran Cranesbill to add that tropical feel to the garden. Definitely an architectural plant, large leaves on succulent rigid petioles arising from a central rosette. Monocarpic, so collect some seed or dead-head before seed-set to keep it alive. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.00
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Geranium phaeum 'Margaret Wilson'~
'The mourning widow' (Geraniaceae) Striking new selection with magenta flowers in early summer & pale green foliage with cream variegated veins netting the leaves. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Geranium psilostemon 'Bressingham Flair'
(Geraniaceae) Selection of a popular and reliable clump forming mid summer flowering species. In this form the flowers are slightly paler shade of magenta-pink than the normal, better highlighting the dark veins and eye. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Geranium Rozanne
Syn. G. Jolly Bee (Geraniaceae) An excellent perennial, neat mounding habit with blue flowers with large white centres all summer long amongst mottled foliage. (G. himalayense x G. wallichianum 'Buxton's Variety'). 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Geranium Rozanne~
Syn. G. Jolly Bee (Geraniaceae) An excellent perennial, neat mounding habit with blue flowers with large white centres all summer long amongst mottled foliage. (G. himalayense x G. wallichianum 'Buxton's Variety'). 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Geranium sanguineum 'Album'~
(Geraniaceae) Pure white flowers all summer long above dark green finely divided foliage, with a more upright habit than most forms of G. sanguineum. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium sanguineum 'Album'
(Geraniaceae) Pure white flowers all summer long above dark green finely divided foliage, with a more upright habit than most forms of G. sanguineum. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium sanguineum 'John Elsey'~
(Geraniaceae) Broard petaled deep carmine-pink flowers with darker veins all summer. Making a neat mound as wide as high of deep green finely cut foliage. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium sanguineum 'Max Frei'
(Geraniaceae) Neat mounds with masses of deep magenta flowers throughout the summer, has the further advantage of good autumn colour. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium sanguineum var. striatum
'Lancastrian bloody cranesbill' (Geraniaceae) A very showy creeping perennial with masses of pale pink flowers with crimson veins all summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium sessiliflorum ssp. novae-zelandiae 'Nigricans'~
(Geraniaceae) Small Antipodean alpine perennial that forms dense flat rosettes of chocolate brown foliage in which nestle white flowers from late spring to late summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
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Geranium sylvaticum 'Album'
'White wood cranesbill' (Geraniaceae) A valuable early flowering Geranium. Clumps of fingered leaves & white flowers in late spring repeating in mid-late summer if cut back. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium sylvaticum 'Mayflower'
'Wood cranesbill' (Geraniaceae) Tough bushy upright perennial with violet-blue flowers unsurprisingly in late spring & early summer. Cut back after flowering for a second flush in July-August. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geranium x cantabrigiense 'St Ola'
(Geraniaceae) Low ground covering perennial raised on Orkney with smooth scented leaves and white flowers in early and mid summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Geranium x oxonianum 'Lace Time'~
(Geraniaceae) Sturdy clump-forming herbaceous perennial. Near white flowers beautifully stenciled deep pink in early-mid summer 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geum 'Bell Bank'*~
(Rosaceae) Compact mounding herbaceous perennial with semi-double flattened rosy red flowers from late spring to mid summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Geum 'Fireball'
(Rosaceae) Sturdy floriferous perennial. 4cm wide semi-double orange blooms with reddish margins in late spring and early summer. Flower stalks are long and relatively leaf-less and upright for a Geum. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Geum 'Lionel Cox'*~
(Rosaceae) Large open creamy yellow flowers with slightly wavy margins from early to mid summer. A lovely small perennial for near the front of a bed. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geum 'Poco'
(Rosaceae) Compact modern hybrid derived from the old favourite 'Lemon Drops'. Golden apricot flowers with a coppery orange tint inside, primrose outside, red stems and buds in late spring and early summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Geum 'Prinses Juliana'*~
(Rosaceae) Vigorous long flowering stout cultivar with big semi-double orange flowers in late spring & early summer. Named for Juliana of the Netherlands, who was Queen from 1948 to 1980 when she, like here daughter, abdicated. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Geum 'Red Wings'
(Rosaceae) Frilly semi-double deep red quite large flowers freely produced from late spring to mid summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Geum 'Savanna Sunset'*
(Rosaceae) Compact mounding herbaceous perennial with semi-double cupped dusky apricot flowers on dark stems from late spring to mid summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Geum coccineum 'Cooky'
(Rosaceae) Compact early summer flowering herbaceous perennial for border front or rockery. Deep orange single flowers. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Geum montanum~
'Alpine avens' (Rosaceae) Alpine with glossy green compact foliage & large slightly cupped yellow flowers in late spring & early summer on short stems, followed by tenacious feathery seed heads that are beautiful in the morning dew. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Grevillea juniperina
(Proteaceae) Bushy wider than high evergreen shrub with needle-like bright green foliage and distinctive, in this form attractive clusters of rosy red and cream flowers from late winter to late spring and with a few appearing in summer too. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.75
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Grevillea rosmarinifolia
(Proteaceae) Bright healthy green needle-leaved evergreen shrub, eventually wider than high with loads of distinctive rosy red flowers, predominantly from late winter to late spring, but it seems to always have some flowers. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £6.50
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Grevillea victoriae
'Royal grevillea' (Proteaceae) Looking completely un-like the familiar needle-leafed Grevilleas, instead an upright bushy shrub with 10cm long narrow elliptic silvery evergreen leaves. Orange-red glandulous flowers in pendulous heads in autumn, winter and spring. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
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Griselinia littoralis
'Papauma' / 'Kapuka' (Griseliniaceae) Lush apple-green leaves on strong fast growing plants. Makes an excellent quick growing and uniform evergreen hedge on all but the most exposed of coasts. If left un-clipped it can make a large spreading tree. 3m/10m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Griselinia littoralis 'Brodick Gold'
(Griseliniaceae) A variegated Griselinia, with a large pale cream splash in the middle of the leaf & an apple-green margin. Large evergreen shrub much used in West Coast gardens. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Griselinia littoralis 'Brodick Gold'*~
(Griseliniaceae) A variegated Griselinia, with a large pale cream splash in the middle of the leaf & an apple-green margin. Large evergreen shrub much used in West Coast gardens. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Gunnera cordifolia
'Mud-leaf' (Gunneraceae) The sole Tasmanian Gunnera, a dwarf creeping bog plant. Bright emerald green flat pressed rossetes with bright red fruits on short spikes in late summer and autumn on female plants. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Gunnera magellanica~
(Gunneraceae) Dwarf foliage plant from southern Chile, Tierra del Fuego & the Falkland Islands. Mat forming evergreen with dark green kidney shaped leaves. Easily grown in damp soils, an interesting companion to the giant species. A dioecious species, these are male plants. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Gunnera manicata
'Giant rhubarb' (Gunneraceae) Enormous rough rhubarb-like leaves up to 1.5m across upon prickly stems. Well known & very imposing, no respectable sized pond is without it. Feed well to encourage gargantuan proportions. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   5L   -   £10.00
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Gunnera monoica
(Gunneraceae) One of the smallest-leaved Gunneras. It grows almost completely flat to the ground, with rounded dark leaves & hidden white fruits on very short spikes below the leaves. Fine dense goundcover for very dark and damp places. 3cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Gunnera prorepens
Syn. G. flavida hort. (Gunneraceae) A dense evergreen mat of dark bronzy foliage covered in minute downy hairs. Striking showy red berries on short spikes in late summer & autumn. A diminutive Kiwi cousin of the more familiar giant G. manicata. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Gymnocarpium dryopteris
'Oak fern' (Cystopteridaceae) One of the most attractive native ferns, fairly quickly forms a deciduous groundcover. Has soft delicate golden-green fronds. Lovely in spring against blue flowers of Pulmonaria 'Blue Ensign'. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Fern   1L   -   £4.00
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Gypsophila cerastioides~
(Caryophyllaceae) Neat small Himalayan plant forming a tight mat of soft hoary pale green leaves with short white, pink-veined flowers all summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Gypsophila repens 'Rosea'*
(Caryophyllaceae) Dense mats of greyish foliage sending out a profusion of small rose-pink flowers in an airy 8" high hummock in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Hatiora rosea Dark Flower*
'Easter Cactus' (Cactaceae) Quite small and compact growing epiphytic cactus. Slightly greyed green flat stems with a dark edge and clusters of rosy red flowers on the tips in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
House   3½"   -   £2.50
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Hebe 'Great Orme'*~
(Plantaginaceae) Long spikes of long lasting deep pink flowers gradually fading to white in late summer & early autumn. A lovely large cultivar, deservedly popular & very free flowering, often compared to a Buddleja by our customers & popular with butterflies. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Hebe 'Loganioides'
Syn. H. selaginoides hort. (Plantaginaceae) Spreading dwarf shrub with soft feathery-looking foliage & white flowers in midsummer & groundcovering properties. Thought to be a hybrid of an unknown whipcord type Hebe with Parahebe lyallii, easy to grow & distinctive in a 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Hebe 'Maori Gem'
(Plantaginaceae) Fine whipcord with tight bright green leaves covering upright stems with small white flowers towards the tips. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Hebe 'Silver Dollar'
(Plantaginaceae) Colourful dwarf shrub with pink flowers & foliage that changes colours throughout the course of the year, at it's most striking in late winter when reds & pinks flush through the cream & grey-greens. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.25
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Hebe 'Wiri Mist'*~
(Plantaginaceae) Great cultivar with neat compact rounded habit, good mid green foliage & a reliable smothering of tight white flowers in early summer, top plant. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Hebe ochracea 'James Stirling'
(Plantaginaceae) A whipcord Hebe with mid green conifer-like foliage giving a orange glow in winter. Forming a depressed mound of rich foliage with white flowers in mid summer, it is easily accommodated in any rock garden. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   2L   -   £7.00
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Hebe pinguifolia 'Pagei'~
(Plantaginaceae) Glaucous-grey leaves and white flowers in late spring and early summer. Use as a groundcover, particularly good for softening the tops of retaining walls and edges of beds. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   9cm   -   £2.50
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Hebe pinguifolia 'Pagei'
(Plantaginaceae) Glaucous-grey leaves and white flowers in late spring and early summer. Use as a groundcover, particularly good for softening the tops of retaining walls and edges of beds. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Hebe venustula*~
(Plantaginaceae) Makes a tight dome of small glossy dark green foliage, on older plants in June these disappear behind more soft pink flowers than could ever be counted, quite stunning. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Hebe venustula
(Plantaginaceae) Makes a tight dome of small glossy dark green foliage, on older plants in June these disappear behind more soft pink flowers than could ever be counted, quite stunning. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Hedera cv.
'Ivy' (Araliaceae) Hardy tough variegated foliage plants for trailing over the side planters. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Bedding   9cm   -   £1.85
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Hedychium densiflorum~
(Zingiberaceae) Hardy Himalayan ginger lily with a tropical look. Tall slender stems with narrow are topped by dense heads fragrant orange or yellow flowers in late summer. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.50
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Helenium 'Moerheim Beauty'~
(Asteraceae) Bright fiery daisies of gold licked with orange & red with black domed centres opening red with gold stamens in late summer into autumn. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Helianthemum 'Ben Ledi'
'Rock rose' (Cistaceae) Sprawling woody alpine with cherry red flat Cistus-like flowers all summer long. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Helianthemum 'Ben More'~
'Rock rose' (Cistaceae) Sprawling woody alpine allied to Cistus with rich warm orange flowers with darker centres all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Helichrysum italicum ssp. serotinum
'Curry plant' (Asteraceae) Highly aromatic evergreen intensely silver shrub with creamy yellow 'petal'-less flowers. As you might expect a small amount of the leaves will impart a curry-like flavour to dishes. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Herb   2L   -   £6.00
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Helleborus x hybridus~
Syn. H. orientalis hort. 'Lenten rose' (Ranunculaceae) Variously coloured flowers varying from matt purple to white flowers heavily spotted with purple in spring above leathery leaves. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Helleborus x hybridus
Syn. H. orientalis hort. 'Lenten rose' (Ranunculaceae) Variously coloured flowers varying from matt purple to white flowers heavily spotted with purple in spring above leathery leaves. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Helleborus x hybridus Zodiac Group
Syn. H. orientalis hort. (Ranunculaceae) Variously coloured flowers varying from matt purple to white flowers heavily spotted with purple in spring above leathery leaves. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Helleborus x hybridus Zodiac Group
Syn. H. orientalis hort. (Ranunculaceae) Variously coloured flowers varying from matt purple to white flowers heavily spotted with purple in spring above leathery leaves. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Hemerocallis 'Cosmic Hummingbird'
'Day Lily' (Xanthorrhoeaceae) Herbaceous perennial with 9cm flowers in an unusual warm peach tone with a maroon ring in the throat & a delicate scent in ealry summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Hemerocallis 'Custard Candy'
'Day lilly' (Xanthorrhoeaceae) Large scented egg custard yellow flowers in mid summer, complete with a darker margin like a skin forming and around the centre some raspberry jam. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   4L   -   £7.00
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Hesperantha coccinea 'Fenland Daybreak'~
Syn. Schizostylis c. (Iridaceae) This hardy perennial is a South African iris relative with star shaped rosy coral pink flowers distinctive for their faint mottling in autumn above grassy leaves. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Hesperantha coccinea 'Major'~
Syn. Schizostylis c. (Iridaceae) Hardy South African Iris relative with large, open bright crimson star-shaped flowers in late summer & autumn. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Hesperantha coccinea 'Wilfred H. Bryant'~
Syn. Schizostylis c. 'Pink Princess' (Iridaceae) Hardy South African Iris relative with palest pink large star-shaped flowers in late summer & autumn. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Heuchera micrantha var. diversifolia 'Palace Purple'
(Saxifragaceae) Year-round deep purple leaves & sprays of small white blooms in mid summer. Popular tough perennial for difficult shady corners 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Heuchera sanguinea 'Ruby Bells'
'coral bells' (Saxifragaceae) Western American deciduous woodland perennial, tough and easy with pewter tinted pale green foliage and ruby-red small bell flowers in early summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Hoheria sexstylosa 'Stardust'
'Long-leaved lacebark' / 'Houhere' (Malvaceae) Lovely New Zealand bushy evergreen tree with small pointed deep green leaves & masses of small scented white flowers in late summer. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   5L   -   £12.50
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Hosta 'Big Daddy' (sieboldiana hybrid)
(Asparagaceae) Pale mauve flowers in early summer. Architectural big dinner plate like glaucous-blue puckered Leaves. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.75
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Hosta 'Francee' (fortunei)
(Asparagaceae) Deep rich green leaves with a thin white edge, an old & popular hearty grower of medium size. Lavender flowers in early summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.75
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Hosta 'Frances Williams' (sieboldiana)
(Asparagaceae) Large grey-green glaucous leaves with a beige-yellow margin, white flowers. An old cultivar originating as a sport of H. sieboldiana var. elegans it is still one of the best of the now innumerable varieties of Hosta. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.75
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Hosta 'Halcyon' (Tardiana Group)
(Asparagaceae) Small variety with outstanding glaucous-blue quite narrow leaves, deep lavender flowers in midsummer. Reputed to be more mollusc resistant. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Hosta 'June' (Tardiana Group)
(Asparagaceae) A most lovely small Hosta, pointed heart shaped leaves with a powdered matt texture, an irregular grey-green margin & a distinctive but hard to tie-down pale yellowy green centre. Deep magenta-lavender flowers on 40cm stalks in mid summer. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Hosta 'Patriot'~
(Asparagaceae) Clump-forming Hosta with slightly pointed, cupped & puckered olive leaves with a broad irregular palest cream margin. 55cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Hosta minor~
'Kirin-giboshi' (Asparagaceae) An unexpectedly dwarf Hosta. Tidy glossy green leaves forming good small groundcover . Many surprisingly large hanging deep mauve flowers with little white markings in the throat in mid summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.75
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Hydrangea anomala ssp. petiolaris
(Hydrangeaceae) Bears many cream flowers in summer & has good autumn colour. Previous visitors to the nursery may recall the large specimen on the end of the house. Climbs by adventitious roots the same as ivy so doesn't need tying in. 10m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Hydrangea anomala ssp. petiolaris 'Miranda'
(Hydrangeaceae) A variegated form of the popular deciduous climbing hydrangea. Pale green leaves with a creamy white rim, turning yellow in autumn. White lace-cap type flowers in mid summer. A slow growing self-clinging climber. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Climber   2L   -   £8.00
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Hydrangea anomala ssp. petiolaris 'Miranda'~
(Hydrangeaceae) A variegated form of the popular deciduous climbing hydrangea. Pale green leaves with a creamy white rim, turning yellow in autumn. White lace-cap type flowers in mid summer. A slow growing self-clinging climber. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Ami Pasquier'
(Hydrangeaceae) Hortensia (mophead) variety with rich purplish-red sterile flowers in mid summer add lime to turn rosy red. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Goliath'
(Hydrangeaceae) As you might expect from the name this is a large growing vigorous & big flowered mophead with rich purple-blue bracts (in acid soil) in mid summer. Younger plants don't flower much, but establish plants put on a great show. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Mariesii Grandiflora'
Syn. H. m. 'White Wave (Hydrangeaceae) Large white lacecap flowers in mid-late summer. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Mariesii Perfecta'
Syn. H. m. 'Blue Wave' (Hydrangeaceae) One of the best 'Lacecap' type with a fluffy centre of true flowers & a ruff of the larger sterile bracts. The blue colouring of the flowers is most intense in acidic soils. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Mariesii Perfecta'
Syn. H. m. 'Blue Wave' (Hydrangeaceae) One of the best 'Lacecap' type with a fluffy centre of true flowers & a ruff of the larger sterile bracts. The blue colouring of the flowers is most intense in acidic soils. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Hydrangea macrophylla Blue Mophead
(Hydrangeaceae) Easily grown shrub with blue (in acid soils) ball flowers in mid summer. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Hydrangea seemannii
(Hydrangeaceae) Highland Mexican evergreen climber with rich dark green foliage, the large slightly serrated leaves narrow to a tip. Creamy-white lacecaps on older plants in mid summer. like the deciduous H. anomala ssp. petiolaris & ivy it clings by adventitious roots. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Hydrangea serrata 'Bluebird'
(Hydrangeaceae) Quite small leaved form often flushing red & with good autumn colour. Masses of small magenta-blue (pink in limey soil) lacecap flowers in mid-late summer, darker true flowers in the cenre with paler bracts around the edge. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Hypericum Magical Beauty*~
'Tutsan' (Hypericaceae) Compact hybrid with bright yellow flowers in summer accompanied and followed by deep pink berries. Good autumn colour. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Hypericum Magical Grace*~
'Tutsan' (Hypericaceae) Compact hybrid with bright yellow flowers in summer accompanied and followed by jolly coral pink berries. Good autumn colour. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Hyssopus officinalis*
'Hyssop' (Lamiaceae) A very decorative herb often used as an edging plant. Deep blue flowers in summer which attract bees. The leaves have many culinary uses. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Ilex aquifolium 'Silver Milkmaid'
'Holly' (Aquifoliaceae) Female slow growing evergreen bush or small tree with small curly spiny leaves with a large cream central blotch. Orange-red berries in winter if there is a male holly around. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Ilex x meserveae 'Hecken Star'
Syn. I. Castle Wall (Aquifoliaceae) A quick growing male blue holly. Purple young stems, shiny emerald green fairly soft spinned evergreen leaves and small but conspicuous white flowers in late spring. [Ilex aquifolium 'Pyramidalis' X Ilex meserveae Blue Prince]. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.25
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Ilex x meserveae 'Heckenfee'
(Aquifoliaceae) Vigorous new female holly, neat flattened foliage with soft prickles on dark purple stems & masses of red berries in winter. A good variety for inland hedges. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.25
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Inula hookeri~
(Asteraceae) Most desirable medium-sized clump-forming herbaceous perennial with furry mid green foliage & spidery-petaled yellow daisies in late summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Inula magnifica
(Asteraceae) An imposing perennial, broad, rough foliage & large bright yellow flowers in mid summer, reminiscent of slender petaled sunflowers. Not eaten by deer, sheep or cows! 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   4L Deep   -   £7.00
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Iris chrysographes black-flowered
(Iridaceae) Ever popular elegant Siberian type with very dark velvety indigo-violet, effectively black, flowers with a few gold highlights in early summer. Looks good in front of light or silver foliage. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Iris ensata 'Moonlight Waves'
(Iridaceae) Beautiful iris with broad horizontal white petals with lime green centre diffusing outwards in July. Try with Siberian types as they flower slightly later & so extend the all too short season of these exquisite flowers. 65cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Iris ensata 'Pink Frost'~
(Iridaceae) Laevigate iris for bog garden and pond margin. Broad blush pink petals with yellow highlights in early summer. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Iris japonica 'Variegata'
(Iridaceae) Striking glossy evergreen leaves with creamy-white vertical stripes. Though shy flowering the section Lophiris are almost unrivalled in their beauty & intricacy by other types. The flowers are palest blue with lilac & yellow markings. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Iris sibirica 'Dreaming Yellow'
(Iridaceae) Tall siberian iris with white narrow petaled flowers with yellow flushed centres in June. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Iris sibirica 'Mountain Lake'~
(Iridaceae) Shorter growing Siberian iris with in May violet blue flowers with white highlights in the throat. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Iris sibirica 'Snowcrest'
(Iridaceae) White flowered Siberian Iris. White standards and rounded falls with prominent yellow throats in June. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Iris sibirica 'Sparkling Rosé'
(Iridaceae) Graceful slender deep rosy-pink flowers with dark veins & cream & primrose highlights in early-mid June. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Iris sibirica 'Tropic Night'
(Iridaceae) Large & quite vigorous form with deep velvety blue flowers with upright standards & a broad yellow & white striped signal in June. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Iris versicolor 'Kermesina'
'Blue flag' (Iridaceae) Broad leaves with rich claret purple flowers daintily laced with white in early summer. Vigorous & free flowering Eastern American bog iris. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Iris x robusta 'Gerald Darby'
(Iridaceae) Unique American hybrid, the spring foliage comes through in shades of purple, blue & green. Flowers are slender pale violet-blue grading through white then yellow towards the centre in late June & July. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Jasione laevis 'Blaulicht'~
'[Blue Light] 'Sheep's bit''' (Campanulaceae) Easy & rewarding short perennial, many large blue scabious flowers over many months in summer. Thrives in poor, dry conditions & will seed itself into gravel. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Jovellana punctata~
(Calceolariaceae) Sub-shrub from the rainforests of southern Chile. Deep green suede textured evergreen leaves and lots of small cupped magenta-flushed white flowers with purple markings & a yellow eye in late spring & early summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.50
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Jovellana violacea
(Calceolariaceae) Small fleshy sub-shrub related to Calceolaria, it has cupped flowers in soft violet & white with intricate purple spotting & yellow markings on the inside in early summer. A delightful rarely encountered plant. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.50
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Juniperus communis 'Repanda'
'Juniper' (Cupressaceae) Creeping groundcovering form of one of only three native conifers, the others being Scots pine & English yew. Densely packed sharp tipped green needles with a silver-white stomatal band. Has purple berries for pheasant roasters & gin distillers. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Conifer   9cm   -   £2.25
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Juniperus squamata 'Blue Carpet'
(Cupressaceae) Invaluable groundcover for those difficult banks, tolerant of lots of abuse it will make a dense thick mat of silvery evergreen needle clad foliage. Quite slow to establish but rapid & efficient once it has settled in. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Conifer   2L   -   £6.50
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Kalanchoe pumila*
'Dwarf kalanchoe' (Crassulaceae) Madagascan succulent with matt silver-grey wavy toothed foliage and attractive pink flowers in early summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   10cm   -   £2.50
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Kale 'Black Tuscany'*
'Kale' (Brassicaceae) Upright narrow puckered leaves with in-rolled margins all tinted a smoky purple. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fruit&Veg   6 PACK   -   £2.50
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Kale 'Darkibor'
'Curly Kale' (Brassicaceae) Frilly ornamental leaves and good for you too. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fruit&Veg   6 PACK   -   £2.50
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Kniphofia 'Fiery Fred'~
(Xanthorrheaceae) Compact clump-forming perennial. Glowing greenish to orange pokers in mid-late summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Kniphofia 'Nancy's Red'~
(Xanthorrheaceae) A fine cultivar producing cylindrical spikes of universally coral red flowers in late summer & early autumn. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Kniphofia 'Royal Standard'~
(Xanthorrheaceae) Red hot poker with robust spikes of lemon yellow flowers from scarlet buds in mid to late summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Lamprocapnos spectabilis*
Syn. Dicentra s. 'Dutchman's breeches' (Papaveraceae) Large, bushy perennial with light green leaves & long strings incredibly structured deep rose-pink & white 'Lady in the bath' flowers in late spring. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Lamprocapnos spectabilis 'Alba'
Syn. Dicentra s. 'White bleeding heart' (Papaveraceae) Lots of white pendulous lady-in-the-bath' flowers for much of spring & summer. Cut bright green foliage on a somewhat succulent bushy perennial. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Lamprocapnos spectabilis 'Alba'*
Syn. Dicentra s. 'White bleeding heart' (Papaveraceae) Lots of white pendulous lady-in-the-bath' flowers for much of spring & summer. Cut bright green foliage on a somewhat succulent bushy perennial. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
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Lathyrus odoratus Spencer Cultivars*
'Sweet Pea' (Fabaceae) Popular old fashioned climbing sweet peas with good fragrance and bold colours of pink, white red and lavender. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
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Lathyrus vernus
'Spring vetchling' (Fabaceae) Very nice neat little bushy herbaceous perennial with deep red-violet pea flowers in late spring. Occasionally plants have instead pale rose and white flowers. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.00
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Laurus nobilis
'Bay tree' (Lauraceae) Evergreen shrub or small tree whose glossy rich dark green leaves are used in bouquet garni, stews, etc. Dark green leaves, small yellowish-white flowers in summer followed by black berries. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Laurus nobilis*
'Bay tree' (Lauraceae) Evergreen shrub or small tree whose glossy rich dark green leaves are used in bouquet garni, stews, etc. Dark green leaves, small yellowish-white flowers in summer followed by black berries. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Lavandula 'Helmsdale'
'Hybrid French lavander helmsdale' (Lamiaceae) New hardy variety making an upright medium-sized bush with masses of dark navy purple flowers all summer. In-spite of being named after a Caithness town it was bred in Invercargill, New Zealand! 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   1L   -   £4.00
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Lavandula angustifolia 'Blue River'
'English lavender' (Lamiaceae) Deep blue-purple flowers over scented greyed foliage in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Lavandula angustifolia 'Munstead'
'Dwarf munsted lavender' (Lamiaceae) Compact variety of English lavender with violet-blue flower spikes. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Lavandula angustifolia 'Munstead'*
'Dwarf munsted lavender' (Lamiaceae) Compact variety of English lavender with violet-blue flower spikes. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Leek 'Musselburgh'*
'Leek' (Amaryllidaceae) Classic variety. Try planting beside rows of carrots to distract carrot root fly. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Fruit&Veg   1L   -   £1.75
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Leptinella pyrethrifolia BR14~
Syn. Cotula p. (Asteraceae) Creeping perennial with deeply cut bright green foliage with red stems & conspicuous cream pom-pom flowers. Very adaptable, grows on exposed stable screes & on soggy river banks in the wild. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black'~
Syn. Cotula s. (Asteraceae) Flat thick mat of interestingly coloured ferny foliage, purple-black overall with hints of pea green at the tip. Good groundcover, tolerant of foot traffic it is well suited to gaps between pavers. 3cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Leptinella traillii~
Syn. Cotula t. (Asteraceae) Pincushion-like creamy-yellow flowers small dense mid green deeply lobbed leaves. Excellent tight groundcover for the rock garden or just about anywhere else, grows right down into the sea in the wild. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
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Leptospermum rupestre
Syn. humifusum. 'Alpine tee tree' (Myrtaceae) A low bushy spreading evergreen Tasmanian shrub rare in culture, eventually forming a low mound of dark green foliage covered with white flowers in June. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Leptospermum scoparium var. scoparium
'Tea tree' (Myrtaceae) This is the Tasmanian form, it has a broader leaf than the more familiar New Zealand forms, dark shiny green with a sharp tip & masses of comparatively large white flowers smother the plant. From damp coastal habitats. Vigorous, tough & showy. 2.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Leucanthemum 'Sunshine Peach'~
'Shasta daisy' (Asteraceae) Half hardy short slightly shrubby perennial with finely cut grey foliage and large slightly peach tinted creamy yellow daisies all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Leucanthemum 'Sunshine Peach'
'Shasta daisy' (Asteraceae) Half hardy short slightly shrubby perennial with finely cut grey foliage and large slightly peach tinted creamy yellow daisies all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Leucanthemum x superbum 'Snowcap'~
'Shasta daisy' (Asteraceae) Easy and rewarding compact summer flowering daisy with sturdy upward-facing single white daisies with yellow centres. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Leucanthemum x superbum 'Sonnenschein'
'[Sunshine]' (Asteraceae) Easy and reliable perennial with large primrose yellow single daisies. Held on stout upright stems in mid summer. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Leucanthemum x superbum 'T.E. Killin'
'Shasta daisy' (Asteraceae) Large white daisies with a ruff of short petals at the base of the ray florets where they meet the yellow central boss. Held on stout upright stems in mid summer. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Rainbow'
'Rainbow fetterbush' (Ericaceae) Quite slow growing evergreen suckering ericaceous shrub, it is grown for the effect of large blocks of the colourfully random splashed foliage. Has white Pieris-like flowers in late spring. 1.4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
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Levisticum officinale
'Lovage' (Apiaceae) An imposing deciduous perennial herb whose seeds & leaves are used in stocks & soups. Strong celery-like flavour, yellow flowers. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   2L   -   £5.50
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Lewisia cotyledon Elsie Mix
(Montiaceae) Popular semi-succulent alpine. Bright neon flowers in a variety of colours, this new variety is notable for repeat flowering throughout the summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Lewisia cotyledon Galaxy Mix~
(Montiaceae) Rosette forming rockery plant for a stony nook. Brash and neon flower ranging from pink, apricot, orange to cherry red. Early summer flowering. 15cn
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Libertia grandiflora stoloniferous
'Tukauki' / 'Mikoikoi' (Iridaceae) A form which spreads well by shallow runners & has many white flowers who's stamens give a fluffy look, well distributed over a spike clear of the dark foliage. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Libertia ixioides 'Tricolor'
'Tukauki' / 'Mikoikoi' (Iridaceae) Forms a neat evergreen rosette of striking foliage, each leaf is bronzy with a pale midrib. White flowers are produced amongst the foliage & the orangey seed heads persist for about a year. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
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Ligularia 'Zepter'
(Asteraceae) Bold architectural plant for a bog garden. Clump-forming herbaceous perennial with bright green rounded leaves and lots of tall spires festoned with golden yellow flowers in mid summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Lilium mackliniae robust habit*
'Manipur lily' (Liliaceae) Beautiful Himalayan lily with slender tall stems topped by several pendant pale pink bell flowers in May and June. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bulb   1L   -   £4.50
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Lilium nepalense~
(Liliaceae) Rather special lily with huge drooping flowers with petals the colour of chocolate limes, curling back at the tips with the inner half of the inside dark maroon, produced in late summer. Stoloniferous & stem-rooting. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Bulb   9cm DEEP   -   £4.00
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Lithodora diffusa 'Heavenly Blue'*~
Syn. Lithospernum diffusum (Boraginaceae) Justly popular dwarf rockery shrub. Gentian-blue flowers for most of the year coming from spreading stems with small narrow hairy dark green leaves. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Lithodora diffusa 'Heavenly Blue'*~
Syn. Lithospernum diffusum (Boraginaceae) Justly popular dwarf rockery shrub. Gentian-blue flowers for most of the year coming from spreading stems with small narrow hairy dark green leaves. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Lithodora diffusa 'Heavenly Blue'
Syn. Lithospernum diffusum (Boraginaceae) Justly popular dwarf rockery shrub. Gentian-blue flowers for most of the year coming from spreading stems with small narrow hairy dark green leaves. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Lithodora diffusa 'Heavenly Blue'
Syn. Lithospernum diffusum (Boraginaceae) Justly popular dwarf rockery shrub. Gentian-blue flowers for most of the year coming from spreading stems with small narrow hairy dark green leaves. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Lithodora diffusa 'Star'
Syn. Lithospernum diffusum (Boraginaceae) Sprawling habit & long flowering season as the perennially popular 'Heavenly Blue', differs in the star marked white flowers with a blue stripe down the centre of each of the five petals. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Lithodora diffusa Compact
Syn. Lithospermum diffusum (Boraginaceae) Forming a tight mat rather than the normal trailing habit. Navy blue flowers in late spring to mid summer. With darker flowers and leaves than the ever popular 'Heavenly Blue'. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Lobelia 'Tania'~
(Campanulaceae) Large dark violet purple flowers in erect spikes above green leaves in mid-late summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Lobelia cardinalis 'Queen Victoria'~
(Campanulaceae) Popular old cultivar. Blazing red flowers in late summer on top of darkest beetroot-purple plants. Appreciates a rich moist soil. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Lobelia cardinalis 'Queen Victoria'~
(Campanulaceae) Popular old cultivar. Blazing red flowers in late summer on top of darkest beetroot-purple plants. Appreciates a rich moist soil. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Lobelia x speciosa 'Hadspen Purple'~
(Campanulaceae) Herbaceous perennial with green leaves and red-purple flowers on upright stems from mid summer to early autumn. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Lonicera periclymenum 'Serotina'~
'Late Dutch honeysuckle' (Caprifoliaceae) Well known & perennially popular very vigorous deciduous twining stems climber. Has the most delicious scent from rich rose-backed white flowers in mid summer. Prune honeysuckle after flowering to keep under control. 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Lonicera periclymenum 'Serotina'
'Late Dutch honeysuckle' (Caprifoliaceae) Well known & perennially popular very vigorous deciduous twining stems climber. Has the most delicious scent from rich rose-backed white flowers in mid summer. Prune honeysuckle after flowering to keep under control. 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
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Luma apiculata 'Glanleam Gold'
Syn. Myrtus luma 'G. G.' (Myrtaceae) Shrub or small tree with green leaves edged with creamy-yellow, fragrant white flowers in late summer & an edible black fruit. 3m+
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Lychnis flos-cuculi 'Nana'~
'Dwarf ragged robin' (Caryophyllaceae) Very short form of a popular wild flower of marshy meadows. Feather cut pink-purple flowers in May & June. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
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Lychnis flos-cuculi 'White Robin'
'White ragged robin' (Caryophyllaceae) A truly gorgeous tall white flowered form of a popular wild flower of marshy meadows. Deeply & raggedly incised white flowers contrasting with the dark stems in late May & June, cutting back after flowering may encourage a 2nd flush later. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Lychnis viscaria
'Sticky catch-fly' (Caryophyllaceae) Rare native perennial. Easy to grow with showy reddish-purple flowers borne in dense clusters on a flower spike in early summer. Not an insectivore, the common name alludes to the tacky flower stem. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Lysimachia clethroides
'Goose neck' (Myrsinaceae) Vigorous spreading, upright growing herbaceous perennial with pointed arching dense spikes of white flowers in mid-late summer. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Lysimachia nummularia 'Aurea'
'Golden moneywort' (Myrsinaceae) Yellow flowers, golden trailing foliage. A popular hanging basket plant it is a useful hardy native plant for brightening dull damp corners in the garden too. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
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Maianthemum canadense~
'False lily-of-the-valley' (Asparagaceae) Vigorous unfussy creeping plants for shade. White foamy flowers on short spikes in spring. An invaluable plant that will readily colonise even the darkest corner. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.50
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Maianthemum racemosum~
Syn. Smilacina r. 'False Solomon's seal' (Asparagaceae) American woodland perennial with frothy ivory flower spikes in spring often followed by vivid red round fruits in late summer in good years. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.00
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Maianthemum racemosum Short Form
Syn. Smilacina r. 'False Solomon's seal' (Asparagaceae) Dumpy frothy ivory sweetly scented flower spikes in spring often followed by vivid red round fruits in late summer in good years. This form grows considerably shorter than the normal form. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Mazus reptans
(Phrymaceae) Vigorous creeping plant for damp rockeries with sky blue flowers with pretty marking in early summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Meconopsis (Fertile Blue Group) 'Lingholm'~
Syn. M. x sheldonii (Papaveraceae) Good strong blue flowers on stout stems, about the easiest of the perennial Himalayan blue poppies. Needs a in a sheltered site to protect the delicate leaves. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Meconopsis (Fertile Blue Group) 'Lingholm'
Syn. M. x sheldonii (Papaveraceae) Good strong blue flowers on stout stems, about the easiest of the perennial Himalayan blue poppies. Needs a in a sheltered site to protect the delicate leaves. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Meconopsis cambrica 'Frances Perry'
'Orange Welsh Poppy' (Papaveraceae) Strong bright red-orange flowers in early summer, it sets far less viable seed than the normal yellow Welsh poppies. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Melaleuca squamea~
'Swamp paperbark' (Myrtaceae) Rarely encountered Tasmanian Leptospermum relative with pink or white pom-pom flowers in early summer and short dense green leaves on upright stems. Common in the wild in peat bogs, but it will also grow in drier ground. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Melaleuca squamea
'Swamp paperbark' (Myrtaceae) Rarely encountered Tasmanian Leptospermum relative with pink or white pom-pom flowers in early summer and short dense green leaves on upright stems. Common in the wild in peat bogs, but it will also grow in drier ground. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Melaleuca squamea
'Swamp paperbark' (Myrtaceae) Rarely encountered Tasmanian Leptospermum relative with pink or white pom-pom flowers in early summer and short dense green leaves on upright stems. Common in the wild in peat bogs, but it will also grow in drier ground. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
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Melianthus major~
'Touch-me-not' (the bruised foliage stinks)' (Melanthiaceae) Very attractive South African sub-shrub with large glaucous pinnate leaves & in a hot summer an unusual maroon flower spike. Highly desirable & architectural. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   4L   -   £7.50
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Melianthus major
'Touch-me-not' (the bruised foliage stinks)' (Melanthiaceae) Very attractive South African sub-shrub with large glaucous pinnate leaves & in a hot summer an unusual maroon flower spike. Highly desirable & architectural. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   4L Deep   -   £7.50
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Melissa officinalis 'Variegata'
'Variegated lemon balm' (Lamiaceae) A lemon scented perennial variegated leaves used to make a calming herbal tea. John Evelyn called it "sovereign for the brain, strengthening the memory and powerfully chasing away melancholy". 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   1L   -   £3.75
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Mentha requienii~
'Corsican mint' (Lamiaceae) A most unlikely looking mint. Tight creeping mats of powerfully peppermint scented leaves & tiny lilac purple flowers. 1cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Mentha spicata var. crispa
'Curly mint' (Lamiaceae) Attractive dense heads of tiny lilac flowers in summer, decorative curly, crispy-edged leaves & a good flavour. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Mentha spicata var. crispa 'Moroccan'
'Moroccan mint' (Lamiaceae) Palest lilac flowers, green leaves used for mint teas, also a good mint for cooking with. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Mentha suaveolens 'Variegata'
'Pineapple mint' (Lamiaceae) Minty apple flavured leaves variegated pale green with a creamy-white margin, mauve flowers. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Mentha x piperita f. citrata 'Chocolate'*
'Chocolate mint' (Lamiaceae) The plant from which After Eight Mints must be made; it's both minty & chocolaty! 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Mentha x villosa var. alopecuroides
'Bowles mint / Apple mint' (Lamiaceae) Big mint with tall stems topped by lilac-pink flowers & woolly green foliage of excellent flavour. Good for mint sauce. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Milium effusum 'Aureum'~
'Bowles' golden grass' (Poaceae) Yellow foliage toped by like-coloured flowers in spring. This graceful grass is great for brightening up dark corners, though equally happy in easier spots. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Grass   1L   -   £3.50
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Milium effusum 'Aureum'~
'Bowles' golden grass' (Poaceae) Yellow foliage toped by like-coloured flowers in spring. This graceful grass is great for brightening up dark corners, though equally happy in easier spots. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Grass   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light'~
(Poaceae) Beautifully variegated upright dense deciduous clump-forming ornamental grass cream with a white margin to the narrow leaves. Grows quite well in the North of Scotland, unlike most Miscanthus. 1.4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Grass   2L   -   £5.75
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Miscanthus sinensis 'Silberfeder'~
(Poaceae) ['Silver Feather'] Floriferous deciduous grass with shiny silver inflorescens with a faint hint of pink in late summer & autumn in a rounded tussock, not as upright as most Miscanthus. 1.8m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Grass   3L   -   £7.00
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Monarda 'On Parade'~
'Bee Balm' (Lamiaceae) Herbaceous perennial with good mildew resistance and a more compact growth than typical for bergamonts. Fuchsia purple flowers in whorls from mid summer until early autumn. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Mukdenia rossii
Syn. Aceriphyllum r. (Saxifragaceae) Woodland perennial with vivid green foliage with thick flower spikes rising above in late spring bearing densely clustered quite large white flowers with dark centres. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
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Muscari latifolium
(Asparagaceae) Tight flower heads in spring, blue on top turning deep smoky violet as they open. Far nicer than normal grape hyacinth & not apt to seed everywhere. 18cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Bulb   9cm   -   £1.25
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Myosotidium hortensia*
'Chatham Island forget-me-not' (Boraginaceae) Found in the wild just above the high-tide-mark where it gets nourished by seaweed, this is as impressive a plant as one could find. Large heads of blue centered, white margined flowers above big lush glossy rounded leaves. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.00
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Narcissus 'Avalanche'
(Amaryllidaceae) Tazetta type daff with dense clusters of many small flowers with flat white perianth discs & short yellow trumpets that give off a gorgeous scent. Excellent cut flower. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bulb   1.5L   -   £4.00
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Narcissus 'Hawera'
(Amaryllidaceae) A distinctive dwarf Triandrus daff with a cluster of pale sulphur flowers with a short cup & narrow backswept petals, quite late for a dwarf daff. A lovely rockery plant. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bulb   1L   -   £3.00
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Narcissus 'Oxford Gold'
(Amaryllidaceae) Hoop-petticoat (Bulbocodium) type daff. Sweetly scented golden yellow large trumpet bells with short, narrow petals in spring. Good for rockeries and pots. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Bulb   9cm   -   £1.50
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Narcissus 'Pipit'
(Amaryllidaceae) Jonquilla type daff with sweetly scented pale lemon yellow ageing to near white in the centres in late spring. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bulb   1L   -   £3.00
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Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant'
(Lamiaceae) A catnip of strong constitution with pale lavender blue flowers all summer on upright stems above felty grey foliage. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant'
(Lamiaceae) A catnip of strong constitution with pale lavender blue flowers all summer on upright stems above felty grey foliage. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.00
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Oenothera speciosa 'Siskiyou'~
'Showy evening primrose' (Onagraceae) Large rich rose-pink flowers with darker veins in early summer on a creeping perennial. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Olearia 'Henry Travers'~
Syn. O. semidentata hort. (Asteraceae) A natural hybrid of O. chathamica & O. semidentata it is amongst the most desirable of shrubs for mild gardens. With large daisies of lilac with a deep magenta eye. Does best in cool exposed moist peaty sloping sites. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £7.00
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Olearia 'Henry Travers'*~
Syn. O. semidentata hort. (Asteraceae) A natural hybrid of O. chathamica & O. semidentata it is amongst the most desirable of shrubs for mild gardens. With large daisies of lilac with a deep magenta eye. Does best in cool exposed moist peaty sloping sites. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £9.00
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Olearia 'Talbot de Malahide'~
Syn. O. albida hort. (Asteraceae) An O.avicenniifolia hybrid with leaves that remind me of mature Holm Oak (Quercus cerris) though larger & with white daisy flowers in late summer. Good large evergreen shrub for coastal gardens or hedging. Named for an Irish Australasian plant enthusiast. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Olearia albida*~
'Tanguru' (Asteraceae) Very popular in it's native New Zealand as hedging, though a bit too tender away from the western coasts in the UK. It is similar to O. paniculata, though bushier, with a flatter margined dusty pale green leaf, fawn-white beneath. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £6.00
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Olearia algida~
(Asteraceae) Dwarf aromatic evergreen Australian shrub with a dense habit of greyish-white shoots with tiny scale-like dark green leaves. An attractive tough little bush that should be more widely grown. Small unremarkable creamy-white flowers sporadically produced in summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Olearia arborescens*~
(Asteraceae) An excellent shrub for coastal situations. The foliage is similar to O. macrodonta, though not as rigid & with hardly any toothing. The sweetly fragrant flowers make a mass of white in late spring & early summer, among the first Kiwi species to flower. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Olearia cheesemanii*~
Syn. O. rani hort. (Asteraceae) It would be too hard to find another plant that could reliably cover so much of it's self in flower. In early summer umbels of white daisies smother the plant. Narrow elliptic lanceolate slightly glopssy green evergreen leaves. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
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Olearia Hybrid (rani Hilliers)*~
(Asteraceae) An attractive tight & very bushy unnamed Olearia hybrid with grey-green elliptic leaves with wavy margins & sweetly scented white & yellow daisies in late spring. It's tight habit makes this a good hedging subject. 1.75m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Olearia lineata 'Dartonii'
Syn. O. virgata var. l. 'D.' (Asteraceae) Slender erect branches & very narrow pale pea green leaves, inconspicuous sweet smelling flowers in mid summer. Looks a bit like an upright evergreen willow, grows very rapidly & highly adaptable. Excellent for quick coastal shelter planting. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Olearia lineata 'Dartonii'*~
Syn. O. virgata var. l. 'D.' (Asteraceae) Slender erect branches & very narrow pale pea green leaves, inconspicuous sweet smelling flowers in mid summer. Looks a bit like an upright evergreen willow, grows very rapidly & highly adaptable. Excellent for quick coastal shelter planting. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Olearia lirata*~
'Dusty daisy bush' (Asteraceae) Vigorous shrub of the same group as O. phlogopappa. From Tasmanian wet Eucalypt forest it has long narrow leaves & broad heads of off-white daisies with a yellow eye. Given a sheltered spot it grows at a ridiculous rate! 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Olearia macrodonta 'Major'
'Arorangi' / 'New Zealand holly' (Asteraceae) Leathery grey-green leaves with wavy teeth on the margins. Masses of sweetly scented white daisies in June. We use this vigorous, tough plant more than any other for shelter planting by the sea. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Olearia paniculata*~
'Akiraho' (Asteraceae) Popular in New Zealand for taller hedges in coastal districts, it has attractive mid green wavy leaves with a pale buff underside & a leathery texture. Attractive as a tree with smooth cinnamon bark which peels in long strips. 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.50
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Olearia ramulosa 'Blue Stars'*~
(Asteraceae) Quick growing tender but most attractive bushy Australian shrub. Twiggy with small green leaves and masses of small unsurprisingly star-like deep blue daisies from midsummer into winter. Very good as a conservatory or patio container plant. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Olearia solandri*~
(Asteraceae) Compact small-leaved shrub with greenish-yellow shoots, white star-like flowers in autumn. Gives off a lovely atmosphere of marzipan scent when in flower & on cold winter days. From exposed coastal scrub in New Zealand. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Olearia traversii*~
'Chatham Island ake ake' (Asteraceae) One of the most wind tolerant trees or large shrubs on the planet. Rounded shiny green opposite leaves which are silver-white beneath. Fast growing, clips into a large hedge & can be grown in pure sand! In open structured soils cut-back fast-rowing upright shrubs after a year to firm them up To 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
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Olearia traversii 'Tweedledum'*~
(Asteraceae) A variegated form of one of the most wind tolerant trees or large shrubs on the planet. Rounded shiny green opposite leaves with a gold splash in the centre & silver-white underneath, which flutter aspen-like in the breeze. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Olearia traversii 'Variegata'*~
(Asteraceae) Upright evergreen coastal large shrub with irregular pale cream variegation. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Olearia x mollis 'Zennorensis'
'(O. lacunosa x O. illicifolia)' (Asteraceae) One of the best large evergreen foliage plants, stiff long narrow leaves (from O. lacunosa) grey-green above, buff below with small blunt toothing (from O. illicifolia). Zennor was the garden of W. Arnold-Forster near Lands End. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Olearia x scilloniensis*~
'(O. phlogopappa x O. lirata)' (Asteraceae) One of the best flowering of the genus, a vigorous plant with an upright habit, masses of white flowers in late spring. Use as a spectacular quick hedge in milder, moderately sheltered sites. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Omphalodes cappadocica 'Starry Eyes'
(Boraginaceae) Compact slowly spreading perennial forget-me-not relative with many small blue flowers with white margins, like hundreds of little blue stars in late spring & early summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.00
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Omphalodes nitida
(Boraginaceae) A small arching perennial with slender leaves & many small flat lovely clear forget-me-not blue flowers in late spring & sporadically into autumn. Excellent easy, classy but little known Portuguese plant. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Omphalodes verna 'Alba'
'White Forget-me-not' (Boraginaceae) Sprawling lax spring flowering perennial of open damp woodland with masses of small pure white flowers. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Onopordum acanthium~
'Giant thistle' (Asteraceae) Spectacular architectural biennial, silvery-white all over with winged flower stems & spiky blue thistle flowers. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Ophiopogon chingii
(Asparagaceae) Lovely VERY slow growing little plant. Forms an evergreen tufty clump of short narrow grassy curly stiff emerald green leaves speckled above by small white flowers flushed with pink for most of the summer. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £5.00
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Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Black Beard'
(Asparagaceae) New much quicker growing form of a familiar purple-black, grass-like leaved evergreen groundcover with small pink flowers on short spikes in mid summer. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £3.50
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Origanum onites
'Pot marjoram' / 'Cretan oregono' (Lamiaceae) Compact hairy herb with a similar but distinct flavour to the more familiar common oregano or marjoram (O. vulgare). It's esential oil has antimicrobial properties. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Origanum onites*
'Pot marjoram' / 'Cretan oregono' (Lamiaceae) Compact hairy herb with a similar but distinct flavour to the more familiar common oregano or marjoram (O. vulgare). It's esential oil has antimicrobial properties. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Origanum vulgare
'Oregano' (Lamiaceae) Small perennial herb with lilac flowers in summer. A decorative plant whose leave are used to flavour many Mediterranean dishes. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Origanum vulgare~
'Oregano' (Lamiaceae) Small perennial herb with lilac flowers in summer. A decorative plant whose leave are used to flavour many Mediterranean dishes. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   1L   -   £3.50
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Origanum vulgare 'Compactum'~
'Compact Oregano' (Lamiaceae) Neat compact plant topped by many clusters of small lilac flowers in summer. Grown as a herb but certainly ornamental enough to grow even if it wasn't useful in the kitchen. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Origanum vulgare 'Country Cream'~
'Variegated oregano' (Lamiaceae) Attractively variegated foliage, pale green with irregular cream around the margins. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Origanum vulgare 'Country Cream'*
'Variegated oregano' (Lamiaceae) Attractively variegated foliage, pale green with irregular cream around the margins. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Origanum vulgare 'Thumble's Variety'~
'Oregano' (Lamiaceae) Golden foliaged oregano, a versatile Mediterranean herb, use as a garnish on pizza, a few leaves in salad or chopped into a pasta sauce. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
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Osmanthus delavayi
(Oleaceae) Evergreen shrub with small darkest green leaves and in spring it produces masses of clusters of small white tubular highly scented flowers. Named for Abbé Delavay who collected thousands of plant specimens & hundreds of seeds in SW China in the late C19th 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.50
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Osmanthus x burkwoodii
(Oleaceae) [O. delavayi x O. decorus] Evergreen glossy leaves longer & pointier than O. delavayi & white fragrant flowers jasmine-like in spring. Quite adaptable to soil this medium sized shrub's flowers have the most delicious scent. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Osmunda regalis
'Royal fern' (Osmundaceae) Large deciduous fern with elegant pale green matt fronds. Has brown 'flower' spikes, yellow & brown autumn tints. Perfect for by the pond, one of the most attractive of all native plants, not just among ferns. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (2)
Fern   3L   -   £7.00
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Osmunda regalis 'Purpurascens'
'Royal Fern' (Osmundaceae) Large deciduous fern with elegant pale green matt fronds. Has brown 'flower' spikes, yellow & brown autumn tints. Perfect for by the pond, one of the most attractive of all native plants, not just among ferns. 'Purpurascens' has a lovely purple red flush to the rachis (stem) and young leaf tips. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (2)
Fern   3L   -   £7.00
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Osteospermum 'Lady Leitrim'*~
(Asteraceae) Perhaps the hardiest Osteo, makes excellent groundcover in a dry sunny spot. Produces many large lilac daisies fading to near white with a dark eye from late spring through to the first heavy frosts. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   11cm   -   £2.00
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Osteospermum 'Lady Leitrim'~
(Asteraceae) Perhaps the hardiest Osteo, makes excellent groundcover in a dry sunny spot. Produces many large lilac daisies fading to near white with a dark eye from late spring through to the first heavy frosts. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Osteospermum jucundum 'Blackthorn Seedling'~
(Asteraceae) Low creeping perennial with deep rosy purple daises produced all summer long. More ground-hugging & less vigorous than the other hardy forms with paler flowers. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Osteospermum jucundum 'Blackthorn Seedling'
(Asteraceae) Low creeping perennial with deep rosy purple daises produced all summer long. More ground-hugging & less vigorous than the other hardy forms with paler flowers. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Oxalis 'Ione Hecker'~
'Scurvy grass' (Oxalidaceae) Large magenta flowers with deep purple veining & a yellow centre in late spring & early summer. Similar to O. enneaphylla; grey-green deeply cut leaves growing form a Walnut Whip like corm. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.75
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Oxalis brasiliensis~
(Oxalidaceae) Deciduous cormic perennial plant ideal for a sunny windowsill. Carpet of glossy green leaves and rich red-purple flowers from late spring to mid summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   10cm   -   £3.00
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Oxalis enneaphylla~
(Oxalidaceae) Large lilac-pink flowers which twist open & shut with the sun. Greyish leaves are deeply cut corrugated umbrellas arising from an unusual central cone. Tough rockery plant from Tierra del Fuego & the Falklands. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.75
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Oxalis enneaphylla 'Alba'~
'Scurvy grass' (Oxalidaceae) Neat grey-green cut leaves & white flowers with darker veins in summer. Slow growing but not especially difficult. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.75
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Oxalis magellanica~
(Oxalidaceae) Very vigorous dense mats of bronzed leaves peppered with pearly-white flowers in early summer. An attractive wee plant but best used on the drier eastern half of the country as it is less invasive there. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Oxalis oregana
'Redwood sorrel' (Oxalidaceae) Compact groundcovering perennial. Large leaves & big rich magenta-pink flowers, a real beauty & hardy too. From the floors of conifer forests of the Pacific States. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Oxalis triangularis 'Cupido'~
(Oxalidaceae) Fine easy houseplant. Pretty soft pink flowers above purple foliage. Water hardly at all when it dies down in winter, water regularly from spring onwards. Appreciates a sunny spot. Folds itself up at night. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   10cm   -   £2.50
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Ozothamnus rosmarinifolius*~
(Asteraceae) Grey-felted branches green leaves, flowers white, crimson in bud produced in summer. A quick growing upright shrub hailing from wet sub-alpine heaths in SE Australia & Tasmanian but is adaptable to soil drainage & performs very well by the sea. 2.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Ozothamnus vauvilliersii*~
Syn. Cassinia vauvilliersii 'Tauhinu' (Asteraceae) Dense small rounded, glossy evergreen leaves & tight heads of white flowers from red buds in late summer. Very tough & adaptable NZ bush, it is to be found as far south as Auckland Island in the Sub-Antarctic. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.25
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Ozothamnus vauvilliersii*~
Syn. Cassinia vauvilliersii 'Tauhinu' (Asteraceae) Dense small rounded, glossy evergreen leaves & tight heads of white flowers from red buds in late summer. Very tough & adaptable NZ bush, it is to be found as far south as Auckland Island in the Sub-Antarctic. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Paeonia lactiflora 'Félix Crousse'
(Paeoniaceae) Herbaceous paeony with large, scented globe shaped magenta purple flowers in early-mid summer. Especially good variety for flower arrangers. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £9.50
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Papaver nudicaule Red
'Icelandic poppy' (Papaveraceae) Tough rockery or border front perennial with large fiery orange red flowers in late spring & early summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (2)
Alpine   9cm   -   £1.85
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Papaver rupifragum~
'Spanish Poppy' (Papaveraceae) Small perennial poppy with crepe-paper like matt orange flowers over a long period in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £1.85
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Papaver rupifragum
'Spanish Poppy' (Papaveraceae) Small perennial poppy with crepe-paper like matt orange flowers over a long period in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
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Parahebe 'Jean'~
(Plantaginaceae) Masses of lovely speedwell-like intricately marked white flowers in early to mid summer on an adaptable neat groundcovering plant. Originally found as a seedling on our Nursery and the best form we know of. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Parochetus communis*
'Blue shamrock pea' (Fabaceae) A gorgeous vigorous creeping plant with leaves resembling a clover but with sky-blue pea flowers from late spring to mid summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Pelargonium 'Birdbush Julie Anne' (sc)*
(Geraniaceae) Spicy citrus scented cut foliage and palest pink flowers with rosy red highlights all summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   2L   -   £6.00
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Pelargonium 'Lady Plymouth' (Sc/v)*
(Geraniaceae) An old favourite, this scented pot geranium has oak-like deeply cut strongly variegated cream foliage and small pale blueish-pink flowers all summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   2L   -   £6.00
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Pelargonium Angeleyes Randy (A)*
(Geraniaceae) Compact and bushy angel type pot Geranium with masses of rosy purple-pink and pale pink flowers all summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   1.5L   -   £5.50
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Pelargonium fragrans*
(Geraniaceae) Wide growing species pot geranium, small rounded spicy scented leaves and small white spidery petaled flowers. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   2L   -   £6.00
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Pelargonium Regal*
(Geraniaceae) Bushy house or bedding plant with large colourful flowers all summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   2L   -   £5.50
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Pericallis 'Senetti Blue'*
'Senetii Blue Bicolour' (Asteraceae) Half hardy bushy perennial from the Canary Islands. Spectacular deep, dark blue starry daisies all summer. Great as a centrepiece of a seasonal patio container. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   1L   -   £5.75
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Pericallis 'Senetii Magenta Bicolour'*
'Senetii Magenta Bicolour' (Asteraceae) Half hardy bushy perennial from the Canary Islands. Spectacular rich magenta and white bicolour starry daisies all summer. Great as a centrepiece of a seasonal patio container. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   1L   -   £5.75
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Persicaria affinis 'Superba'~
(Polygonaceae) Short spikes of flowers, pale pink when open fading to deep carmine-red in late summer. It looks like two different flower colours on the same plant. Popular easy low groundcover, also has good red autumn colour. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Persicaria affinis 'Superba'
(Polygonaceae) Short spikes of flowers, pale pink when open fading to deep carmine-red in late summer. It looks like two different flower colours on the same plant. Popular easy low groundcover, also has good red autumn colour. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Firetail'
(Polygonaceae) Herbaceous perennial plant for bog gardens. Tall slender spikes topped by a 'Firetail' of carmine-red flowers in mid-late summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Persicaria bistorta 'Superba'~
'Bistort' (Polygonaceae) Vigorous perennial with clear pink dumpy flower spikes from late spring to mid-summer, a more robust form of a native of wet meadows. The pink flowers looks great with the purple foliage of Lysimachia ciliata 'Firecracker'. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Persicaria bistorta 'Superba'
'Bistort' (Polygonaceae) Vigorous perennial with clear pink dumpy flower spikes from late spring to mid-summer, a more robust form of a native of wet meadows. The pink flowers looks great with the purple foliage of Lysimachia ciliata 'Firecracker'. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Persicaria vacciniifolia
(Polygonaceae) Ground-hugging stems forming mats of small glossy rounded foliage & a profusion of short narrow spikes of soft rose flowers in late summer. Good red autumn leaf colour. Fine groundcover for a damp rockery or peat bed wall. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   2L   -   £6.00
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Petroselinum crispum 'Darki'
'Parsley' (Apiaceae) Tripple-curled parsley selected for it's tightly crisped foliage, compact habit and good weather resistance. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Herb   1L   -   £1.75
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Phlox maculata 'Alpha'
(Polemoniaceae) Tall mottled stems densely packed with delicately scented lilac-pink flowers in mid to late summer, an excellent cut flower. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
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Phlox maculata 'Natascha'~
(Polemoniaceae) Upright herbaceous perennial with mottled stems with masses of unusual blue & white striped slightly scented flowers in mid to late summer. A very good cut flower. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Phlox subulata 'Purple Beauty'*
(Polemoniaceae) Trailing floriferous rockery plant. Narrow dark-flushed leaves and in late spring and early summer masses of lilac-purple flowers. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Phlox subulata 'Tamaongalei'
Syn. P.s. 'Kimono' (Polemoniaceae) Spiralling alpine with lots of lovely streaked flowers in palest magenta and purple-pink in late spring. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Phormium 'Jester'~
(Xanthorrhoeaceae) Upright foliage, pink down the middle with a orangey-green margin, quite a striking contrast. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   4L   -   £10.50
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Phormium 'Maori Queen'
Syn. P. 'Rainbow Queen' (Xanthorrhoeaceae) Colourful New Zealand Flax with interesting upright foliage showing a multitude of pinks, greens & browns. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   4L   -   £9.50
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Phormium cookianum ssp. hookeri 'Tricolor'
(Xanthorrhoeaceae) Large plant with arching foliage, boldly variegated with stripes of pale cream & green with red near the margin. The hardiest painted flax. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   3L   -   £9.50
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Phormium cookianum ssp. hookeri 'Tricolor'~
(Xanthorrhoeaceae) Large plant with arching foliage, boldly variegated with stripes of pale cream & green with red near the margin. The hardiest painted flax. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   4L   -   £12.50
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Phormium tenax~
'New Zealand flax' / 'Harakeke' (Xanthorrhoeaceae) Well known architectural plant, perfect for coastal situations. Very adaptable & tough. Tall sea green sword leaves, red & black flowers on tall stems. Can be used as a hedge. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.50
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Phormium tenax
'New Zealand flax' / 'Harakeke' (Xanthorrhoeaceae) Well known architectural plant, perfect for coastal situations. Very adaptable & tough. Tall sea green sword leaves, red & black flowers on tall stems. Can be used as a hedge. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.50
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Phormium tenax Purpureum Group
'New Zealand flax' / 'Harakeke' (Xanthorrhoeaceae) The rich purple foliage of this New Zealand Flax with it's bold straight lines make a fine compliment to silvery Olearias. Mixtures of different kinds of flax also work well. To 2.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   3L   -   £8.00
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Picea glauca var. albertiana 'Conica'
'Alberta spruce' (Pinaceae) Very tight, compact and slow growing dwarf conical spruce tree wuth slightly greyed olive green needles. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Conifer   9cm   -   £2.25
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Pieris 'Forest Flame'
(Ericaceae) Popular evergreen ericaceous shrub prized for the young foliage that emerges red, changing to pink then cream & eventually green. Sprays of small hanging white bell flowers in spring. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Pieris formosa var. forrestii 'Wakehurst'
(Ericaceae) A fine large leaved tall Pieris with emergent foliage in spring a vibrant flame red, aging creamy and maturing deep green. Many clusters of small white bell flowers in spring. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
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Pieris japonica 'Little Heath'
(Ericaceae) Dwarf rounded evergreen shrub with cream variegation at the edges of the leaves & pinky-red young growth in the spring, a good Pieris for containers providing year round interest. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   9cm   -   £2.50
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Pieris japonica 'Little Heath'
(Ericaceae) Dwarf rounded evergreen shrub with cream variegation at the edges of the leaves & pinky-red young growth in the spring, a good Pieris for containers providing year round interest. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.50
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Pieris japonica 'Little Heath'
(Ericaceae) Dwarf rounded evergreen shrub with cream variegation at the edges of the leaves & pinky-red young growth in the spring, a good Pieris for containers providing year round interest. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
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Pilosella aurantiaca ssp. carpathicola~
'Fox & cubs' / 'Grim the collier' (Asteraceae) Flaming orange-red daisies with golden centres all summer, excellent for a wild corner this colourful hawkweed relative is perfect for lighting-up that less tended area of grass. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Pinus mugo
'Mountain pine' (Pinaceae) Bushy very slow growing pine tree from the mountains of Western and Central Europe. 10m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Conifer   2L   -   £7.50
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Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Tom Thumb'*
(Pittosporaceae) Very well known, much requested & very difficult to propagate but easy to grow dwarf evergreen bush. A slow growing dome of dark purple leaves which are bright green when they first emerge giving a two-tone effect in summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.50
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Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Tom Thumb'*~
(Pittosporaceae) Very well known, much requested & very difficult to propagate but easy to grow dwarf evergreen bush. A slow growing dome of dark purple leaves which are bright green when they first emerge giving a two-tone effect in summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
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Pleione grandiflora Mixed Hybrids*
'Indian crocus' (Orchidaceae) Tender epiphytic deciduous orchid with gorgeous pink or white flowers with intricately patterned funnel-shaped labellum in late spring. Keep quite moist when in growth and quite dry when dormant. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   9cm   -   £4.00
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Pleione Tongariro*
(Orchidaceae) Easy to grow tender orchid. Beautiful dark pinky-purple with a frilled deep pink-red tubular labellum with yellow markings, flowers in late spring. Wants to be kept quite dry when leafless in winter. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   9cm   -   £4.00
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Podocarpus acutifolius
'Needle-leaved totora' (Podocarpaceae) Dwarfish bushy conifer from montane forest margins in New Zealand. Tightly packed quite sharp tipped limy green needles, it grows into a dense thicket about twice as wide as tall. 1.4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Conifer   3L   -   £8.00
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Podocarpus lawrencei
Syn. P. alpinus 'Mountain plum pine' (Podocarpaceae) Rare Australian dwarf conifer, creeping with blunt evergreen blue-grey foliage that ages to a greyed green. Produces occasional but conspicuous small scarlet fruits. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Conifer   2L   -   £7.00
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Podocarpus totara
'Totara ' (Podocarpaceae) Exceedingly long lived hardy tree, quite slow growing it has stiff bright green needle leaves about 3cm long and reddish-brown bark. Large trees provided the wood for the best Maori war canoes to be hewn from. Can be clipped or topiaried. 15m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Conifer   1.5L   -   £7.00
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Polygala chamaebuxus 'Dolomite'
(Polygalaceae) New lovely dwarf evergreen shrub with white flowers with a yellow tip to the pea-like flowers in spring & early summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
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Polygala chamaebuxus var. grandiflora
(Polygalaceae) Lovely dwarf evergreen shrub with carmine purple & gold pea-like flowers in spring & early summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
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Polygala chamaebuxus var. grandiflora
(Polygalaceae) Lovely dwarf evergreen shrub with carmine purple & gold pea-like flowers in spring & early summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
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Polygonatum hookeri~
(Asparagaceae) Tiny plant appearing only briefly, not at all like the related Solomon's seal. Slowly creeping underground it sends up tufts of short leaves with an open deep pink flower in the centre, followed by a black fruit. For the front of the peat bed. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.50
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Polygonatum humile
Syn. P. falcatum hort. (Asparagaceae) A dwarf Solomon's seal, only a few inches high with a few hanging ivory jade-tipped flowers in early summer, like it's full-sized cousin. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.50
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Polygonatum x hybridum
Syn. P. multiflorum hort. 'Solomon's seal' (Asparagaceae) Spreading woodland perennial with slightly arching stems with axially elliptic-lanceolate leaves & clusters of 3 small hanging creamy-white flowers beneath the stem where the leaves emerge in early summer. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Potentilla 'Esta Ann'*~
(Rosaceae) Lemon yellow flowers in summer with intricate red veining that converge into a blotch at the base of each petal. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Potentilla 'Etna'*
(Rosaceae) Herbaceous perennial with slightly silvered foliage, a spreading bushy habit and deep, dark red single flowers in early summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Potentilla 'Flambeau'
(Rosaceae) Robust creeping perennial with flaming blood red semi-double flowers with paler centres all summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Potentilla 'Twinkling Star'~
(Rosaceae) New short creeping variety with peach flesh coloured flowers with broad red centres produced all summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
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Potentilla fruticosa 'Abbotswood'
(Rosaceae) Very tough deciduous shrub with masses of pure white flowers from May to September. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £6.00
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Potentilla fruticosa 'Abbotswood'
(Rosaceae) Very tough deciduous shrub with masses of pure white flowers from May to September. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Potentilla fruticosa 'Pink Beauty'
Syn. P. f. Lovely Pink (Rosaceae) A well named upright shrubby Potentilla, a lovely, beautiful, clear pink flower, produced by the hundred throughout the summer. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Potentilla fruticosa Mango Tango
(Rosaceae) Mango orange flowers fading butter yellow all summer on a bushy compact deciduous shrub. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
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Potentilla x tonguei~
(Rosaceae) A short sprawling perennial with orange-apricot flowers suffused with crimson at the centre. Very attractive & flowering all summer long. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Pratia pedunculata~
(Campanulaceae) Prostrate foliage with thousands of flowers in a most delightful shade of lilacy sky blue for ages from mid-late summer. Works wonderfully planted in a damp mossy lawn. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Pratia pedunculata 'County Park'~
(Campanulaceae) Dark blue flowered dark-leaved form raised at County Park Nursery in Essex. More noticeable for its dark flower, but less vigorous & more open, so not so good for groundcover. 4cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
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Primula 'MacWatt's Cream'
(Primulaceae) Lovely miniature Juliae polyanthus with cream flowers in an open cluster on top of short stems in spring above rich green wrinkled textured leaves. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   9cm   -   £2.25
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Primula alpicola~
(Primulaceae) Drooping clusters of wide bell-shaped fragrant pale primrose yellow flowers in early summer, the flower spike & outside of the flowers are dusted with creamy farina. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Primula beesiana~
(Primulaceae) Candelabra Primula with magenta to rose carmine flowers with a yellow eye in late May & June. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Primula Belarina Double Amethyst Ice
'Double primrose' (Primulaceae) Jolly spring perennial with big frilly double heads of Rich amethyst blue flowers with a pencil-thin pale margin to each petal on short stems. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
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Primula Belarina Double Amethyst Ice
'Double primrose' (Primulaceae) Jolly spring perennial with big frilly double heads of Rich amethyst blue flowers with a pencil-thin pale margin to each petal on short stems. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.50
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Primula Belarina Double Pink Champagne
'Double primrose' (Primulaceae) Jolly spring perennial with big frilly double heads on short stems. The flowers are mottled deep pink colour. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.50
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Primula Belarina Double Valentine
'Double primrose' (Primulaceae) Double primrose with lots of lovely deep, dark velvety red blooms over a long period in spring. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.50
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Primula Belarina Double Yellow
'Double primrose' (Primulaceae) Jolly spring perennial with big frilly double heads of lemon yellow flowers on short stems. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.50
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Primula Belarina Double Yellow
'Double primrose' (Primulaceae) Jolly spring perennial with big frilly double heads of lemon yellow flowers on short stems. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.50
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Primula Candelabra Hybrids Purple~
(Primulaceae) Raised from seed of our candelabras with the best purple shades, these are grown in isolation from other colours to minimise the chance pollination by them. We are starting a similar breeding program for good oranges & the best pinks so watch this space 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   9cm   -   £2.50
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Primula chionantha
(Primulaceae) Clumps of smooth leathery leaves & heads of large slightly fragrant, typically ivory white or sometimes purple blooms in a tight cluster on top of the stems in April. The whole plant is dusted with fawn-white farina. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Primula chungensis~
(Primulaceae) A quite dainty early candelabra with warm golden yellow flowers from orange-red buds in May. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   11.5cm   -   £3.50
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Primula denticulata mixed
'Drumstick primula' (Primulaceae) Easy showy spring-flowering perennials. Spheres of white, lilac, magenta or ruby flowers are borne on top of short stems. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.50
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Primula denticulata mixed
'Drumstick primula' (Primulaceae) Easy showy spring-flowering perennials. Spheres of white, lilac, magenta or ruby flowers are borne on top of short stems. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
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Primula florindae red-flowered seedlings~
(Primulaceae) Clustered heads of nodding fragrant open bell flowers dusted with white & large heart shaped leaves. Flowers after most Candelabras. From seed of isolated deep red flowered plants, but are open pollinated so some may have orange or even yellow flowers. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
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Primula Gold Laced Group
'Gold laced primrose' (Primulaceae) Maroon-black flowers with primrose yellow laced petal tips & golden yellow eyes in early-late spring. A lovely very popular old-fashioned primrose. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   9cm   -   £2.50
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Primula grandis
Syn. Sredinskya g. (Primulaceae) A very unusual Primula, in May it bares open clusters of narrow hanging pale sulphur yellow flowers whose slender petals don't bend out at all on top of farina dusted stems. Good plant for stumping the know-it-all visitor. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Primula Jack-In-The-Green Group
(Primulaceae) Jolly primrose with deep lilac-pink flowers with a distinctive leafy calyx in spring. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   9cm   -   £2.25
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Primula japonica 'Alba'*~
(Primulaceae) A large early candelabra type with tiers of striking white flowers with yellow eyes in early summer. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   9cm   -   £2.50
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Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'
(Primulaceae) Red-pink long-lasting flowers in early spring on short stems opening just as the dark flushed leaves come through. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   11.5cm   -   £3.25
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Primula scotica*
'Scottish primrose' (Primulaceae) Diminutive Durness denizen. Growing wild in the tight swards on the cliff tops of the Far North with striking red-purple flowers in spring on short dusted stems. Tricky, but easily raised again from seed & much sought after. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.50
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Primula veris
'Cowslip' (Primulaceae) Nodding primrose yellow flowers with a long pale calyx in spring. A familiar & much loved native. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   9cm   -   £2.00
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Primula vialii~
'Chinese pagoda primula' (Primulaceae) Dense spikes of soft lavender flowers topped by scarlet buds, in June & July, arranged rather like a tiny Kniphofia! 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   9cm   -   £2.50
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Primula vialii~
'Chinese pagoda primula' (Primulaceae) Dense spikes of soft lavender flowers topped by scarlet buds, in June & July, arranged rather like a tiny Kniphofia! 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
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Primula warshenewskiana
(Primulaceae) Vigorous compact mats of pale green leaves. Pale rose-pink flowers with a yellow eye on very short stalks as the leaves in early spring. Easy little delight for the damp rockery or peat bed. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   8cm   -   £2.25
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Primula x pubescens Mixed
(Primulaceae) Auricula type primulas with flat matt leaves often dusted with white farina, globular heads of bold and brightly marked flowers in a diverse rainbow of colours in spring. Lime loving. 20cm
Cultural preferences