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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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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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Eryngium alpinum ‘Blue Star’

Added on 27 Mar, 2019 | 2 photos

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

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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Ipheion

Added on 23 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

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

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Tulip kaufmanniana 'Scarlet Baby'

Added on 21 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

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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.

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Muscari azureum

Added on 20 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

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

Tulipa ‘Flair’

Added on 18 Mar, 2019 | 0 photos

Dwarf early tulip at front door in pot with holly.

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Tulipa kauffmania ‘Giusseppi Verdi’

Added on 18 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

In pot with trailing rosemary.

Rosemary officinalis ‘Fota Blue’

Added on 18 Mar, 2019 | 0 photos

A graceful trailing rosemary with dark green leaves and dark blue flowers.

Height approximately 24 inches.

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Arum ‘Chamaeleon’

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

From plantpref march 2019 for the shady border.

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Geranium maculatum ‘Espresso’

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 3 photos

From plantpref March 2019

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Geranium cantabrigiense ‘Crystal Rose’

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

From plantpref march 2019

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Cichorum intybus ‘Roseum’

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

A lovely pale pink form of Chicory for my herb garden. Edible flowers and beautiful with it! From Plantpref. Mar...

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Begonia grandis ssp evansiana ‘Alba’

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 2 photos

I didn’t know until someone recently posted online...that there are hardy begonias! Trying this one in a pot in ...

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Sempervivum ‘Blue Boy’

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 2 photos

From plantpref. March 2019

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Oxalis enneaphylla ssp.ibari

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Family: Oxalidaceae
Main Season: Summer
Flower Colour: lilac/pink
Leaf Colour: Blue/grey/silver
Foliage:...

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Sempervivum ‘Lilac Time’

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

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Fatsia japonica ‘Spider’s Web’

Added on 2 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

To grow indoors, and go into the white garden during the summer.https://www.growsonyou.com/plant/browse/C

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Saxifraga paniculata ex Austria

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Free plant from Kevock Feb. 2019

This excellent group of rock garden plants is known as the section Ligulatae...

Soldanella villosa

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Kevock Feb. 2019

The snowbells are amongst the favourite flowers of the European Alps, pushing their way thro...

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Primula scotica

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Primula scotica

This large section, formerly known as Farinosae, is found right round the northern hemispher...

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Primula mairei JN

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Kevock Feb 2019

Primula mairei

Most of these small primulas in the Muscarioides section have tight over-w...

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Primula darialica

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Kevock Feb. 2019

Primula darialica

Primula darialica is quite like the well-known Primula frondosa and fa...

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Lewisia 'Brynhyfryd Hybrids'

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Kevock Feb. 2019

X2 from Kevock Feb 2019

Lewisia 'Brynhyfryd Hybrids'

Lewisia 'Brynhyfr...

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Jovibarba sobolifera

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Kevock Feb. 2019

Jovibarba sobolifera

Rolling Hen-and-chicks
USDA Zone: 2-9
Plant number: 1.298.280

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Hepatica nobilis

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

X3 from Kevock Feb. 2019
A herbaceous perennial with deep green kidney-shaped leaves and pale blue flowers.
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Gentiana septemfida

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Kevock Feb 2019

This ground cover plant which will produce masses of 2.5cm showy trumpet flowers throughout J...

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Corydalis flexuosa 'China Blue'

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 3 photos

Kevock Feb. 2019.

Position: partial shade
Soil: moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist, well-drained soil
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Crocus minimus 'Spring Beauty'

Added on 26 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

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Crocus, Dutch Purple

Added on 23 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Betula nigra ‘Black Star’

Added on 5 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Common Name: River Birch, Red Birch
Latin Name: Betula nigra
Soil: Medium moisture, well-drained. Acid, alkal...

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Narcissus tentandrus ‘Tresamble’

Added on 4 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

White dwarf narcissus 30cm flowers April.

Euonymus japonicus ‘White Spire’

Added on 27 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

Grows to 50cm. Do not trim. Dobbies, Jan 20119 for back garden displays.

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Photinia ‘Little Red Robin’

Added on 21 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

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Sedum ‘Touchdown Teak’

Added on 21 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Wedding Gown'

Added on 14 Jan, 2019 | 4 photos

For 2019 to celebrate Rachel's wedding next December.

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Wedding Gown', a...

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Magnolia denudata 'Yellow River'

Added on 14 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

From Gardening Express. Arrived in good condition with three flower buds. Have planted it in the middle of Heuch...

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Cornus sericea 'Flaviramea'

Added on 14 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

Golden stemmed Dogwood. Three added to Golden Border, January 2019. From Gardening Express.

Position: full su...

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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Kamarachiba'

Added on 12 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Kamarachiba' is bright yellow with rather lace-like foliage that develops a dist...

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Choisya ternata ‘Sundance’

Added on 12 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

An eye-catching and deservedly popular shrub! Choisya ternata 'Sundance' is well loved for is bright g...

Clematis diversifolia 'East River'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

Lovely pale mauve pink flowers. grows to 175cm non-clinging. Prune group 3 suitable for cutting. Jan 2019 Taylors.

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Clematis 'Bijou'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 2 photos

Ground hugging clematis only grows 8-10 cm. Deep purple flowers (in profusion) early to mid summer. Taylors Jan...

Clematis 'Sweetheart'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

Clematis Sweetheart. This nodding pink clematis flowers from June to September, and is naturally non-clinging....

Clematis integrifolia 'Twinkle'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

Blue and white flowers. Grows to 50cm. Prune Group 3

Clematis diversifolia 'Blue River'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

Grows to 175cm Prune group 3

Clematis integrifolia 'Rosea'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

Herbaceous clem. growing to only 50cm high. Taylors, Jan 2019.

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Wisteria (Pink) from Rachel's Dundee Garden

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

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Pinus parviflora 'Hobbit'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Pinus.
Species: Pinus parviflora.

From Kenwith Conifer Nursery. Jan. 2019. Slow-growing Dwarf Pine for a pot, Japanese Garden or rockery. Will eve...

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Nandina domestica ‘Firepower’

Added on 9 Dec, 2018 | 1 photo

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Nandina domestica ‘Obsessed’

Added on 9 Dec, 2018 | 1 photo

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Crinodendron hookerianum (Chinese Lantern Tree)

Added on 7 Dec, 2018 | 1 photo

Evergreen stiff-branched shrub, with narrow dark-green leaves. In May/June, lantern-like crimson pendent flowers...

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Rosa ‘Little Flirt’ (Patio)

Added on 26 Nov, 2018 | 2 photos

Small double orange-red flower with gold at the base and on the reverse of the petals.Bushy growth, slight fragr...

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Rosa ‘Marlena’ (Patio)

Added on 26 Nov, 2018 | 1 photo

Small scarlet-crimson flowers produced very continuously.

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Narcissus ‘Petrel’

Added on 17 Nov, 2018 | 2 photos

In pot back garden 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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Rosa ‘Miss Edith Cavell’ (Dwarf Polyantha)

Added on 17 Nov, 2018 | 1 photo

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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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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....

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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Echeveria (Blue unknown variety)

Added on 27 Oct, 2018 | 1 photo

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Haworthia papillosa

Added on 27 Oct, 2018 | 1 photo

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Calluna vulgaris 'Hammondii Aureifolia'

Added on 10 Oct, 2018 | 1 photo

Spring and eary summer foliage is yellow and green. White flowers in late summer. One in a pot in back garden. 4...

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Ilex aquifolium 'Bacciflava'

Added on 10 Oct, 2018 | 2 photos

Max height 3-4m. Spread 3m. Flowers May - June. Hardy. Full sun. In Golden Border Oct.2018. Bluebell.

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Ilex aquifolium 'Calypso'

Added on 10 Oct, 2018 | 2 photos

An atractive variegated holly, propagated and named by Bluebell Nursery and Arboretum. Dark stems and handsome, ...

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Persicaria microcephala 'Red Dragon'

Added on 4 Oct, 2018 | 2 photos

3 young plants added underneath Acer in raised bed 2018 October. From Sarah Raven.

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Sedum ‘Xenox Yellow’ (Hylotelephium telephium)

Added on 3 Oct, 2018 | 1 photo

3 from Sarah Raven October 2018. Underneath the green apple tree with the Wisteria growing up it.

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Leucothoe fontanesiana ‘Rainbow’

Added on 20 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

One from Dobbies. Sept. 2018. Think I had this one in my previous garden. Very pretty and colourful.

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Allium carinatum pulchellum

Added on 13 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

15 bulbs added to house side of raised bed. September 2018. Added a lot of sand to planting area.

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Aeonium haworthii 'Variegata'

Added on 12 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

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Acer ‘Jerre Schwartz’

Added on 10 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

Thought I had lost this, but a young shoot appeared in spring. I have potted it up and will keep in greenhouse o...

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Aeonium arboreum 'Tip-Top'

Added on 7 Sep, 2018 | 3 photos

A recent introduction from California, Aeonium ‘Tip Top’ is a dwarf cultivar of arboreum that has rosettes right...

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Aeonium 'Garnet'

Added on 7 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

Aeonium ‘Garnet’ is a U.S. hybrid sometimes named as Aeonium ‘Irish Eyes’ as the centre of its rosettes stay gre...

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Aeonium 'Cornish Tribute'

Added on 7 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

Aeonium ‘Cornish Tribute’ is a new hybrid bred by Trewidden Nursery and made the top 20 in the new plant competi...

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Aeonium 'Cornish Pixie'

Added on 7 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

Created in Cornwall, its a compact grower that will offset readily to create a very tidy plant in time.

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Primula florindae (Red)

Added on 2 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

Likes shade and moisture. Flowers all summer. Perfumed. Bought at SGS Angus plant sale 2018. A young plant.

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Aeonium leuconeura

Added on 1 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

Aeonium Leuconeura. With its strong rosettes and unique markings, it makes a wonderful compact plant and very ea...

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Helianthemum ‘Wisley Primrose’

Added on 1 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

One added to very front of golden border. August 2018.

Stachys officinalis

Added on 1 Sep, 2018 | 0 photos

The species, which is more purple in flower than the named form ‘Hummelo’ which is pinker. Added to the raised b...

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Veronica spicata ‘Pink Goblin’

Added on 1 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

A compact dwarf selection. Intense rosy pink flower spikes diring the summer months. Makes a great cut flower. H...

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Sorbus reducta

Added on 1 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

A dwarf form of rowan which grows to 60cm high and about 2m in a clump. It can be one of 2 forms, suckering or n...

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Helleborus foetidus - Stinking Hellebore

Added on 21 Aug, 2018 | 1 photo

From Frances and John Dent's Open Garden in Dundee August 2018.

Iris germanica 'Immortality'

Added on 14 Aug, 2018 | 0 photos

From Sue 2018

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Acer palmatum 'dissectum'

Added on 14 Aug, 2018 | 2 photos

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Crassula pellucida ssp. marginata 'variegata'

Added on 10 Aug, 2018 | 1 photo

Beautiful and easy trailing succulent with red and cream leaves and tiny white flowers in summer. Not hardy.

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Sedum 'Dazzleberry'

Added on 9 Aug, 2018 | 1 photo

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Sedum 'Jade Tuffet'

Added on 9 Aug, 2018 | 1 photo

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Crocus ?seiberi

Added on 9 Aug, 2018 | 2 photos

30 bulbs in pot. August 2018. Transplant in spring when leaves are growing.

Penstemon ‘Volcano Vesuvius’

Added on 9 Aug, 2018 | 0 photos

In drive-side border. August 2018 Dobbies.

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Heucherella ‘Solar Power’

Added on 30 Jul, 2018 | 1 photo

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Hemerocallis 'Bonanza'

Added on 19 Jul, 2018 | 1 photo

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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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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.

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Abies Nordmanniana

Added on 28 Jun, 2018 | 1 photo

Digitalis (seedling)

Added on 28 Jun, 2018 | 0 photos

From Sheila (Scotsgran) in the Wildflower Area

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Roscoea cautleyoides (yellow)

Added on 28 Jun, 2018 | 1 photo

From China comes this relation of ginger. Fleshy roots produce narrow blade-like leaves above which stand creamy...

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Iris hollandica

Added on 21 Jun, 2018 | 3 photos

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Dianthus ‘Kahori’

Added on 21 Jun, 2018 | 1 photo