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Blueberry 'Nortland' - Vaccineum corymbosum

Added on 23 Apr, 2018 | 0 photos

Blueberry 'Goldtraube 23' - Vaccineum corymbosum

Added on 23 Apr, 2018 | 0 photos

Prune May-June

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Geranium 'Orion'

Added on 23 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

Two in Rose patio border. 75cm flowers June to October.

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Hylotelephium 'Jose Aubergine'

Added on 23 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

this produces glorious, purplish sturdy stems and leaves slightly on the greyish shade. The stems are topped wi...

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Malus 'Cheal's Weeping'

Added on 23 Apr, 2018 | 5 photos

Hardy flowering Crab Apple, grafted. 'Cheal's Weeping' is a compact, semi-weeping, deciduous tree...

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Clematis koreana 'Broughton Bride'

Added on 21 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

Clematis 'Broughton Bride', a white early flowering Clematis April/May.

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Akebia quinata

Added on 21 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

two behind the pod.

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Pulmonaria officinalis ‘Cambridge Blue’

Added on 18 Apr, 2018 | 3 photos

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Pieris japonica ‘Debutante’

Added on 8 Apr, 2018 | 2 photos

Two for back garden planters.

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Sempervivum ‘Standard Green’

Added on 8 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

5 in gravel back garden.

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Juniperus chinensis Pyramidalis

Added on 8 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

Nice ble-green juniper for planters.

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Helleborus ‘Harvington Double Yellow’

Added on 6 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

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Helleborus x orientalis ‘Harvington Double Apricot’

Added on 6 Apr, 2018 | 3 photos

From 12 Nunns April 2018

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Helleborus x Orientalis ‘Harvington Double Limes’

Added on 6 Apr, 2018 | 2 photos

From 12 Nunns April 2018

Helleborus x orientalis ‘Harvington Double Yellow’

Added on 6 Apr, 2018 | 0 photos

From 12 Nunns. April 2018

Liriope muscari ‘Monroe White’

Added on 6 Apr, 2018 | 0 photos

Position: partial to full shade, but will tolerate a sunnier spot if the soil is reliably moist.
Soil: well-dra...

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Dicentra formosa ‘Aurora’

Added on 6 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: moist, humus-rich, preferably neutral to slightly alkaline
Rate of g...

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Helleborus x orientalis ‘Harvington Single Apricot’

Added on 6 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

One in Golden Border April 2018. From Crocus

Lilium ‘Red Life’

Added on 28 Mar, 2018 | 0 photos

In a pot. 2018

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Lilium ‘Claude Shride’

Added on 25 Mar, 2018 | 2 photos

In pots

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Lilium ‘Purple Eye’

Added on 25 Mar, 2018 | 3 photos

Pots

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Lilium regale ‘Album’

Added on 25 Mar, 2018 | 2 photos

Three pots in back garden

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Lilium ‘Muscadet’

Added on 25 Mar, 2018 | 1 photo

In a pot for back garden

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Lilium ‘Hansonii’

Added on 24 Mar, 2018 | 1 photo

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Lilium ‘Arabian Knight’

Added on 24 Mar, 2018 | 2 photos

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Lilium ‘Orange Marmalade’

Added on 24 Mar, 2018 | 1 photo

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Lilium Martagon Pink

Added on 24 Mar, 2018 | 2 photos

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Bergenia ‘Bressingham White’

Added on 21 Mar, 2018 | 2 photos

3 from Crocus for White garden. march 2018

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Primula ‘Dawn Ansell’

Added on 6 Mar, 2018 | 1 photo

3 young plants from Claire Austin Feb 2018.

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Gillenia trifoliata

Added on 6 Mar, 2018 | 1 photo

6 small pots from Sarah Raven and Claire Austin for the new gravel garden.

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Viburnum plicatum f. tomentosum 'Kilimanjaro'

Added on 1 Mar, 2018 | 3 photos

Large shrub from Crocus for the green and white back garden gravel area. It has a more upright growth habit than...

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Primula ‘Mandarin Kisses’ (Oak Leaf)

Added on 15 Feb, 2018 | 1 photo

15x25cm. Moist fertile sun or part shade.

A unique Primula with unusual oak leaf shaped leaves and striking s...

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Euonymus japonicus 'Kathy'

Added on 14 Feb, 2018 | 1 photo

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Rosa ‘Queen’s London Child’ (Patio Standard)

Added on 10 Feb, 2018 | 3 photos

From sale table at Dobbies. feb 2018. Scented pink flowers. Repeat flowering. Beside Arch.

Info from Harkness...

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Malus ‘Pink Glow’

Added on 10 Feb, 2018 | 3 photos

One bare root from Primrose. A good shaped plant. Planted outside living room window. Feb. 2018. White blossom a...

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Chaenomeles x superba 'Red Joy'

Added on 10 Feb, 2018 | 2 photos

One in a pot on patio. Double red flowers. 1m x 1.5m. Can be trained, but this variety usually grown as a shrub ...

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Tulip - Dwarf Single Early 'Flair'

Added on 10 Feb, 2018 | 1 photo

In planters on patio.

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Rhododendron ‘Nancy Evans’

Added on 28 Jan, 2018 | 1 photo

Had this in my last garden and it was fabulous, so bought one from GC to go in golden border for spring. Beautif...

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Sedeveria Letizia

Added on 15 Jan, 2018 | 4 photos

Succulent from Anglela. In green 'globe' pot.

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Aloe arborescens

Added on 15 Jan, 2018 | 2 photos

Young houseplant. Succulent. Prickly.

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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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Sedum rubrotinctum

Added on 29 Dec, 2017 | 1 photo

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Echeveria ‘Pink Edge’

Added on 29 Dec, 2017 | 2 photos

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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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Helleborus X ballardiae ‘HGC Cinnamon Snow’

Added on 21 Nov, 2017 | 6 photos

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

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Escallonia ‘Pink Elle’

Added on 21 Nov, 2017 | 2 photos

Compact evergreen shrub with pale pink flowers from mid-summer 1x1m ideal for sunny coastal gardens.

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Leucothoe axillaris ‘Redlips’

Added on 15 Nov, 2017 | 2 photos

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Aeonium nigra

Added on 11 Nov, 2017 | 3 photos

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Cornus alba ‘Midwinter Fire’

Added on 1 Nov, 2017 | 1 photo

Three young shrubs bought for raised border. Oct. 2017.

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Pyracantha ‘Sparkler’

Added on 1 Nov, 2017 | 3 photos

Three young shrubs bought from Gardening Express, Oct. 2017. All three in pots to get them started. Evergreen va...

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Penstemon ‘Phoenix’

Added on 24 Oct, 2017 | 2 photos

From Dobbies sale table. October 2017.

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Cornus alba sibirica

Added on 6 Oct, 2017 | 1 photo

Another red stemmed dogwood for my hot colours bed. They are great for supporting the perennials in summer, and ...

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Viburnum nudum 'Pink Beauty'

Added on 6 Oct, 2017 | 1 photo

Planted this today, but will have to move it. It says on the label that it's evergreen and has a max ht. of...

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Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Makijaz'

Added on 3 Oct, 2017 | 2 photos

Evergreen shades of pink and bronze marbled with white. In autumn and winter, burgundy red. 50cm.

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Pinus mugo 'Winter Gold'

Added on 3 Oct, 2017 | 2 photos

Dwarf and extremely slow growing

Lighting up a garden in the winter, this lovely, dwarf pine has golden needl...

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Geranium x 'Blushing Turtle'

Added on 17 Sep, 2017 | 2 photos

60x90 mound of mid green foliage and flwers summer to autumn. A hybrid of sanguineum. Near rose Queens london ch...

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Agave americana striata

Added on 9 Sep, 2017 | 1 photo

Gift from the delivery man! H3 -1c half-hardy.

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Hypericum 'Magical Red Flame'

Added on 21 Aug, 2017 | 2 photos

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Rosa 'For Your Eyes Only'

Added on 21 Aug, 2017 | 2 photos

Persica hybrid bush rose. 90cm. Free flowering with a distinctive eye to the single flowers.

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Scabiosa incisa 'Kudo'

Added on 16 Aug, 2017 | 1 photo

Pink flowers, 25x20cm Fl. April - Sept.

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Parahebe catarractae 'Delight'

Added on 16 Aug, 2017 | 1 photo

Species: Parahebe catarractae.

40cm evergreen. Flowers June to November in full sun or part shade. Deadhead for repeat flowering.

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Echeveria runyonii 'Topsy Turvy'

Added on 7 Aug, 2017 | 2 photos

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Hylotelephium 'Thunderhead'

Added on 29 Jul, 2017 | 5 photos

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Lilium 'Red Velvet' (Tiger)

Added on 19 Jul, 2017 | 2 photos

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Catananche caerulea

Added on 3 Jul, 2017 | 1 photo

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Nepeta faassenii

Added on 16 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

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Anemone hupehensis var japonica 'Rotkappchen'

Added on 16 Jun, 2017 | 2 photos

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Geranium nodosum 'Blueberry Ice'

Added on 16 Jun, 2017 | 2 photos

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Lupin 'Gallery Yellow'

Added on 14 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

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Veronica 'Baby Doll'

Added on 10 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

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Campanula x pulloides 'G F Wilson'

Added on 10 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

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Armeria 'Nifty Thrifty'

Added on 10 Jun, 2017 | 2 photos

Veronica 'Trehane'

Added on 10 Jun, 2017 | 0 photos

4 in rose patio border. April 2018

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Sedum kamtschaticum variegatum

Added on 10 Jun, 2017 | 2 photos

Fontinalis antipyretica bch OXY - Willow Moss

Added on 8 Jun, 2017 | 0 photos

Species: Fontinalis antipyretica.

Willow Moss. Full sun or part shade. Oxygenating aquatic plant. 5 small bunches from Mr Fothergills. June 2017.

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Sambucus nigra 'Serenade'

Added on 1 Jun, 2017 | 2 photos

Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist, well-drained soil
Rate of Gro...

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Echeveria setosa (could be 'Tarantula')

Added on 30 May, 2017 | 2 photos

Succulent kindly sent to me from Angela. Blue rosettes of leaves, hairy.

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Armeria pseudarmeria Ballerina 'Neon Lilac'

Added on 29 May, 2017 | 2 photos

Species: large flowered Thrift.

Three in raised border at front edge. May 2017.

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Euphorbia amygdaloides ‘Robbiae’

Added on 29 May, 2017 | 1 photo

Three in Golden Border. May 2017.

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Ajuga genevensis alba

Added on 26 May, 2017 | 1 photo

In planters with Fatshedera.

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Rosa 'Lady Of Shalott'

Added on 26 May, 2017 | 2 photos

David Austin Standard bought in a pot to replace an ailing standard in the patio border. Light Tea fragrance.

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Allium cristophii

Added on 25 May, 2017 | 1 photo

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Primula beesiana (Bees Primrose)

Added on 19 May, 2017 | 1 photo

Lovely pale lilac flowers. Prefers moist soil and sunshine. Flowers May-June. 50 x 50 cm. Hardy to -15C

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Alcea (Hollyhock) 'Chaters Yellow'

Added on 15 May, 2017 | 2 photos

3 At back of Golden Border May 2017.

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Prunus serrula 'Royal Burgundy'

Added on 12 May, 2017 | 3 photos

Grafted on to a standard stem, this red leaved Cherry carries pink flowers in the spring and is hardy and tolera...

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Paeonia lactiflora 'Red Magic'

Added on 10 May, 2017 | 1 photo

One of the best red Peonies. The flowers of 'Red Magic' are composed of broad cranberry-colored petals...

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Physocarpus opulifolius 'Diable D'Or' - Nine Bark

Added on 10 May, 2017 | 3 photos

Hardy shrub of compact habit.. Deeply cut copper-orange-red foliage maturing to dark purple red. Dense slucster ...

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Tulips (general)

Added on 6 May, 2017 | 17 photos

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Rosa 'Sir John Betjeman'

Added on 2 May, 2017 | 3 photos

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Polemonium 'Bressingham Purple'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

1 in patio border. April 2017.

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Lupin 'Masterpiece'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 3 photos

3 young plants in the raised beds. April 2017. Slug pellets deployed!

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Blackberry 'Waldo'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Thorn free variety with good flavoured fruits. To grow up front of garage wall. April 2017.

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Aquilegia vulgaris 'Nivea'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 2 photos

Left side of white garden beside lilies. 22/4/17

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Erodium reichardii 'Album'

Added on 18 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

In a pot on the decking.

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Brunnera macrophylla 'Mr Morse'

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 2 photos

Three in Fern garden for spring interest. April 2017.

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Hylotelephium erythrostictum Mediovariegatum

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 3 photos

Striking and unusual Sedum whose fleshy, variegated leaves and starry greenish-white flowers. 30x45cm.

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Amelanchier alnifolia (Saskatoon) 'Northline'

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 4 photos

Superb fruit quality with a wonderful deep flavour. Great yields from young plants. Bushy with white flowers in ...

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Narcissus 'Sweet Love'

Added on 14 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Multi headed var. tall dwarf. cream sepals, lemon trumpet.

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Geranium 'Fay Anna'

Added on 14 Apr, 2017 | 2 photos

30x40cm lilac pink flowers all summer.

Geranium 'Brookside'

Added on 14 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

40x40 flowers blue all summer