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Lilium 'Arsenal'

Added on 3 Mar, 2015 | 3 photos

6 Bulbs from Harts for pots.

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Helleborus X ballardiae ‘HGC Cinnamon Snow’

Added on 21 Nov, 2017 | 2 photos

A clump forming perennial with creamy white to cinnamon coloured flowers on strong stems over dark green, glossy...

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Muscari azureum

Added on 20 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Powder blue grape Hyacinth. non invasive. Fragrant. 15cm Mar-April.

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Eranthis hyemalis Cilicica - Winter Aconite

Added on 3 Mar, 2015 | 2 photos

Iris 'Sultan's Palace'

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

From sue. 19/6/16

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Muscari 'Peppermint'

Added on 20 Mar, 2019 | 2 photos

Dense spikes of dark blue blending up to pure white fragrant flowers. 12-15cm.

Sisyrinchium (Small, yellow)

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

From Sue. In golden border.

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Sisyrinchium 'Biscuitella'

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

From Sue, in heuchera corner at front. 19/6/16

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Thymus vulgaris ‘Silver Posie’

Added on 28 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

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Tulip kaufmanniana 'Scarlet Baby'

Added on 21 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Philadelphus ‘Virginal’

Added on 28 Apr, 2018 | 0 photos

In white garden. April 2018 moved to front nov2018

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Narcissus 'Misty Glen'

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 2 photos

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Misty Glen - one of the very finest daffodils which opens pure white with satiny smooth perianths ...

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Agapanthus 'Northern Star'

Added on 17 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

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Weigeila florida ‘Black & White’

Added on 28 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

In white garden where removed sambucus Sutherland Gold. April 2018

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Oenothera fruticosa (Narrow-leaved Sundrops)

Added on 3 Jul, 2018 | 1 photo

Perennial Evening Primrose grown from seed. Clumps up well. Doesn't grow too tall and straggly.

Tayberry ‘Buckingham’

Added on 3 Nov, 2018 | 0 photos

A good looking tall young plant from T &M to replace a poor blackberry vine.

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Sambucus racemosa 'Sutherland Gold'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Narcissus 'Thalia'

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 1 photo

Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: well-drained soil
Rate of growth: fast-growing
Flowering period: Ma...

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Heuchera 'Rachel'

Added on 30 Apr, 2016 | 2 photos

Purple flushed leaves with maroon undersides. Pink flowers on red stems in spring to md-summer. Prefers light sh...

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Sedum 'SunSparkler-Lime Zinger'

Added on 17 Aug, 2016 | 2 photos

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Oenothera 'Sunset Boulevard'

Added on 3 Jul, 2018 | 2 photos

Orange coloured Evening Primrose grown from seed. Perennial. Reliable and pretty.

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White Garden

Added on 30 Mar, 2017 | 8 photos

Not a plant, but a place to collect my photos of the white garden at the North facing aspect of my house.

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Lampranthus, Purple

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

Three added to driveside border June 2016

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Golden Border

Added on 30 Mar, 2017 | 10 photos

Collection of photos of my Golden Border which extends across the width of the lawned area in front of the road.

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Trollius europaeus - Globe Flower

Added on 3 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

Borders, waterside and Bog gardens. Full sun or part shade. 60x45cm. Flowers late spring to early summer.

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Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

Clematis 'Sweet Summer Love'

Added on 25 Feb, 2016 | 0 photos

Planted to grow up the Spartan Apple Tree
Any Aspect

Dark Red
Flowering:July to September
Height: 10 - 12f...

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Nemesia denticulata 'Confetti'

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 2 photos

Bought five small plugs from Hayloft 2016. Doing well in patio border...still very small, but growing and flower...

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Buxus sempervirens Elegantissima

Added on 28 Dec, 2017 | 1 photo

First ever Box plant in my gardens. I've never ever bought a Box before. But this was on the sale table at ...

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Fuchsia ‘Garden News’ (Hardy)

Added on 11 Jun, 2019 | 2 photos

Hardy. Pink and rose flowers. 60x60cm.

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Sedum 'Carl'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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Thyme (Creeping)

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

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Echeveria ‘Pink Edge’

Added on 29 Dec, 2017 | 2 photos

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Tulip 'American Dream'

Added on 30 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

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Sedum 'Coca Cola'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 3 photos

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Iris 'Jane Phillips'

Added on 27 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Two pots for sunny shrubby border. April 2014. Scented, intense blue flowers. Flowers mid to late spring. 90x45cm

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Crocus (Gold/Yellow)

Added on 7 Mar, 2015 | 1 photo

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Sedum rubrotinctum

Added on 29 Dec, 2017 | 1 photo

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Erigeron speciosus 'Blue Beauty'

Added on 30 Apr, 2018 | 2 photos

Fleabane Daisies have similar flowers to the fall blooming Michaelmas Daisies, but produce a showy summer-long d...

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Sedum 'Frosty Morn'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 3 photos

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Crocus ‘Jeanne D’Arc’

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 2 photos

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Crocus (Gold/Cream)

Added on 7 Mar, 2015 | 1 photo

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Added on 6 May, 2015 | 0 photos

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Enkianthus campanulatus

Added on 30 Oct, 2015 | 3 photos

2m x 1.2m in 10 years. Deciduous shrub with little white bell flowers in spring and fabulous autumn colours. Lig...

Tulipa 'Red Riding Hood'

Added on 2 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

Dwarf red tulip with striped leaves.

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Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red'

Added on 30 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

Clustered heads of green buds opening white flowers are enhanced by calyces, stems and foliage stained beetroot ...

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Muscari (White)

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 2 photos

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Crocus (early blue ? tomassianus?)

Added on 7 Mar, 2015 | 1 photo

In the back shady borders. Not planted by me.

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Alstroemeria ‘Cardinal Purple’

Added on 1 May, 2018 | 1 photo

Tender Alstro. Perennial. Sarah Raven 2018. Website advises hardy with a mulch once established. So keep in a po...

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Sempervivum 'Sir William Law'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Heuchera 'Blondie'

Added on 30 Oct, 2015 | 2 photos

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Erica Carnea ‘Springwood White’

Added on 8 Nov, 2018 | 2 photos

Bright green foliage. White flowers winter and spring. Trailing habit. 15cm x 45cm. Two in back garden planters....

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Ipheion

Added on 23 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Small clump of blue and white spring bulbs in drive-side border.

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Tiarella 'Sugar and Spice'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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Viburnum tinus ‘Spirit’

Added on 11 Nov, 2018 | 2 photos

Viburnum tinus 'Spirit' is a dense, shrubby, smaller cultivar of Viburnum tinus, reaching a maximum of...

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Vinca minor 'Alba'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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Geranium phaeum 'Conny Broe'

Added on 2 May, 2018 | 2 photos

4 plants for rear of Heuchera Corner to replace ailing Heucheras. Nice bright foliage.

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Weigela Florida 'Monet'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 3 photos

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Crocosmia 'Honey Angel'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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Rosa 'Night Owl'

Added on 13 Mar, 2015 | 5 photos

Night Owl - Floribunda Rose - Gold Standard Award Winning Rose
Night Owl produces eye catching clusters of larg...

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Camellia (?Debbie)

Added on 16 May, 2014 | 2 photos

This Camellia was here when we moved in. It was looking very chlorotic, and it was planted on the south side of...

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Rosa 'Jacqueline Du Pre'

Added on 13 Mar, 2015 | 4 photos

Jacqueline du Pré (Harwanna)

Category Shrub Roses
(Modern Shrub Roses)
Bred By Harkness
Colour Blush whi...

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Azalea pontica (luteum)

Added on 8 Nov, 2016 | 2 photos

Deciduous, fragrant Azalea. Yellow flowers.

Buddleia x weyeriana 'Sungold'

Added on 27 Mar, 2019 | 0 photos

Large plant bought for the corner where I removed the big conifer, spring 2019.

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Rosa 'Iceberg' (Climbing)

Added on 23 Jun, 2016 | 2 photos

To climb up new Arch in back (white) garden. June 2016 Glendoick.

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Nepeta x faassenii 'Junior Walker'

Added on 8 Nov, 2016 | 1 photo

Four in raised borders Nov. 2016

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Picea glauca 'Daisy's White'

Added on 15 Jan, 2018 | 1 photo

Young conifer for winter pot.

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Eryngium alpinum ‘Blue Star’

Added on 27 Mar, 2019 | 2 photos

From Parkers. Roots starting in to growth. Potted into three pots. March 2019

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Rosa 'Silver Wishes' (Patio)

Added on 8 Nov, 2016 | 2 photos

In Raised border Nov 2016. Compact growth. Pale pink double flowers.

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Aloe arborescens

Added on 15 Jan, 2018 | 2 photos

Young houseplant. Succulent. Prickly.

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Pinus mugo 'Carsten's Winter Gold'

Added on 29 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

A dwarf pine that had bright golden needles in the winter.

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Sedeveria Letizia

Added on 15 Jan, 2018 | 1 photo

Succulent from Anglela. In green 'globe' pot.

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Calluna vulgaris 'Beoley Gold'

Added on 29 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

White flowers in late summer, Golden foliage all year around.

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Acer palmatum atropurpureum

Added on 28 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Mature Japanese Maple which I've inherited. All it needs now is a Clematis through it! ;)

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Lysimachia punctata 'Golden Alexander'

Added on 10 May, 2015 | 2 photos

golden variegated loosestrife. 50x 45 cm and flowers all summer! 2 in Golden border.

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Euphorbia characias 'Glacier Blue'

Added on 8 Nov, 2016 | 1 photo

Smokey blue-green foliage edged with contrasting cream margins. Makes a great evergreen display. From early spri...

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Iris chrysographes

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 4 photos

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Iris Sibirica 'Lavandelwein'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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Narcissus 'Rip Van Winkle'

Added on 15 Mar, 2015 | 2 photos

Small pot of this for pallet shelves. Plant in garden later.

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Erodium flore pleno

Added on 19 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

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Hesperantha coccinea 'Major'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Chamaecyparis lawsoniana ‘Blue Nantais’

Added on 5 May, 2018 | 2 photos

Conical habit. 2’ in 10 years

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Euonymus alata compacta

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 3 photos

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Sedum spurium 'Coccineum'

Added on 10 May, 2015 | 3 photos

One in pod harden gravel. Left side, front. Three more added May 2018 under big Acer.

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Anemone blanda

Added on 28 Feb, 2016 | 1 photo

Three pots for under the bronze leaved Rhododendron 'Ebony Pearl'

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Echeveria runyonii 'Topsy Turvy'

Added on 7 Aug, 2017 | 2 photos

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Cistus paunanum

Added on 5 May, 2018 | 1 photo

90 x90 cm rock rose. Yellow flowers. One in golden border May 2018

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Geranium nodosum - Knotted Cranesbill

Added on 25 Jun, 2015 | 2 photos

planted in raised border near Old stump. GW free offer plug plant.

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Geranium magnificum ‘Alan Mayes’

Added on 5 May, 2018 | 2 photos

Flowers may -August in sun or part shade. 60x60cm. Three in corner border May 2018. Ashbrook.

Crocosmia (from Mum, yellow flowers)

Added on 13 Nov, 2014 | 0 photos

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Kniphofia ‘Lemon Popsicle’

Added on 5 May, 2018 | 2 photos

2 in golden border May 2018

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Rosa ‘Miss Edith Cavell’ (Dwarf Polyantha)

Added on 17 Nov, 2018 | 1 photo

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Geum ‘’Firestorm’

Added on 5 May, 2018 | 2 photos

2 in golden border May 2018

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Ilex aquifolium ‘J C Van Tol’

Added on 17 Nov, 2018 | 2 photos

One tall narrow shrub at front door. Dobbies. Nov. 2018.

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Narcissus ‘Quail’

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Multi headed flowers to 4cm in diameter. Very fragrant. Max40cm. One pot for spring table, April 2019

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Sedum 'Ruby Glow'

Added on 15 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

One under Hedge, shady side of pod planting.

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Lupinus ‘West Country Devon Sun’

Added on 5 May, 2018 | 3 photos

Three in golden border. May 2018

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Narcissus ‘Petrel’

Added on 17 Nov, 2018 | 2 photos

In pot back garden 2018

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Corylopsis pauciflora

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

To be kept in a pot, out of strong winds. April 2019