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Echeveria setosa (could be 'Tarantula')

Added on 30 May, 2017 | 0 photos

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

Armeria pseudarmeria Ballerina 'Neon Lilac'

Added on 29 May, 2017 | 0 photos

Species: large flowered Thrift.

Three in raised border at front edge. May 2017.

Euphorbia amygdaloides ‘Robbiae’

Added on 29 May, 2017 | 0 photos

Three in Golden Border. May 2017.

Ajuga genevensis alba

Added on 26 May, 2017 | 0 photos

In planters with Fatshedera.

Rosa 'Lady Of Shalott'

Added on 26 May, 2017 | 0 photos

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

Allium cristophii

Added on 25 May, 2017 | 0 photos

Primula beesiana (Bees Primrose)

Added on 19 May, 2017 | 0 photos

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

Alcea (Hollyhock) 'Chaters Yellow'

Added on 15 May, 2017 | 0 photos

3 At back of Golden Border May 2017.

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Prunus serrula 'Royal Burgundy'

Added on 12 May, 2017 | 1 photo

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

Paeonia lactiflora 'Red Magic'

Added on 10 May, 2017 | 0 photos

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

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Diable D'Or' - Nine Bark

Added on 10 May, 2017 | 0 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 | 6 photos

Rosa 'Sir John Betjeman'

Added on 2 May, 2017 | 0 photos

Polemonium 'Bressingham Purple'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

1 in patio border. April 2017.

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Lupin 'Masterpiece'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 2 photos

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

Blackberry 'Waldo'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

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

Aquilegia vulgaris 'Nivea'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

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

Erodium reichardii 'Album'

Added on 18 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

In a pot on the decking.

Brunnera macrophylla 'Mr Morse'

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

Three in Fern garden for spring interest. April 2017.

Hylotelephium erythrostictum Mediovariegatum

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

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

Amelanchier alnifolia (Saskatoon) 'Northline'

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

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

Narcissus 'Sweet Love'

Added on 14 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

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

Geranium 'Fay Anna'

Added on 14 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

30x40cm lilac pink flowers all summer.

Geranium 'Brookside'

Added on 14 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

40x40 flowers blue all summer

Tulipa 'Red Riding Hood'

Added on 2 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

Dwarf red tulip with striped leaves.

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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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White Garden

Added on 30 Mar, 2017 | 6 photos

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

Anemone ranunculoides - Wood Anemone

Added on 23 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

Yellow Wood Anemone
Anemone ranunculoides
Family: Buttercup Family – Ranunculaceae
Growing form: Perennial he...

Laburnum watereri 'Vossii'

Added on 21 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

One nice young plant in the golden border. March 2017.

Solidago virgaurea (Golden Rod)

Added on 21 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

3 small bare roots in pots in greenhouse. March 2017.

Geum 'Farmer John Cross'

Added on 17 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

3 in the golden border. March 2017.

Rosa 'L'Aimant'

Added on 16 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

Shell pink flowers with a strong fruity perfume. Floribunda rose Ht. 90cm. In Drive-side Border.

Corydalis solida 'Beth Evans'

Added on 5 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

Tuberous perennial with grey-green, deeply divided leaves and racemes of pink flowers with downward facing spurs...

Hebe 'Blue Star'

Added on 5 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

One. Small leaved, glaucous. White garden.

Buddleia davidii 'White Profusion'

Added on 3 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

Camellia 'Ruby Wedding'

Added on 3 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

Two small plants bought March 2017.

Epimedium versicolor Sulphureum

Added on 3 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

2 big roots from Siris, planted in Golden Border. March 2017.

Lilium 'Casa Blanca'

Added on 19 Feb, 2017 | 0 photos

In pot for back garden

Iberis 'Whiteout'

Added on 19 Feb, 2017 | 0 photos

Four In planters with Birch trees.

Acorus 'Ogon'

Added on 16 Feb, 2017 | 0 photos

Helleborus X hybridus Spring Promise 'Lily'

Added on 16 Feb, 2017 | 0 photos

Helleborus X Hybridus 'Conny'

Added on 16 Feb, 2017 | 0 photos

Helleborus niger (double)

Added on 14 Feb, 2017 | 0 photos

Betula pendula Dalecarlica

Added on 1 Feb, 2017 | 0 photos

Genus: Betula.
Species: Betula pendula.

The national tree of Sweden. Hardy Silver Birch with Pretty feathered leaves. White Bark.

Camellia x vernalis 'Yuletide'

Added on 20 Jan, 2017 | 0 photos

Genus: Camellia.
Species: Camellia x vernalis 'Yuletide'.

Skimmia x confusa 'Kew Green'

Added on 20 Jan, 2017 | 0 photos

Genus: Skimmia.
Species: Skimmia x confusa.

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Cornus florida 'Rubra'

Added on 20 Jan, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Cornus.
Species: Cornus florida.

Rosa 'Trumpeter'

Added on 19 Dec, 2016 | 0 photos

Agm very hardy and disease free repeat flowering. Small floribunda rose. Scented. One of the best red roses.

Rosa 'Rambling Rosie'

Added on 19 Dec, 2016 | 0 photos

Repeat flowering rambler in large planter on south facing house wall. A bright red repeat-flowering rambler. Sma...

Sempervivum calcareum

Added on 24 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

Teucrium lucidrys

Added on 20 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

Six small plants added Nov. 2016 in the patio border. An evergreen flowering shrub. Compact, with summer flowers...

Rosa 'Rebecca' (Patio)

Added on 17 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

Rosa 'Dream Lover' (Patio)

Added on 17 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

Rosa 'Diamond Eyes' (Patio)

Added on 17 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

Euphorbia characias 'Glacier Blue'

Added on 8 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

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

Rosa 'Silver Wishes' (Patio)

Added on 8 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

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

Nepeta x faassenii 'Junior Walker'

Added on 8 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

Four in raised borders Nov. 2016

Rhododendron luteum

Added on 8 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

Deciduous, fragrant Azalea. Yellow flowers.

Senecio mandraliscae

Added on 6 Oct, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Senecio.
Species: senecio mandraliscae.

Four in a pot from Dobbies £2. In Greenhouse.

Tulip praestans 'Shogun'

Added on 5 Oct, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Tulipa.
Species: Tulipa praestans.

Species tulip. Nice Apricot colour. 32 in Driveside Border.

Helleborus - Double Ellen Pink

Added on 5 Oct, 2016 | 0 photos

Tulip praestans Van Tubergen's var.

Added on 20 Sep, 2016 | 0 photos

Dwarf red tulip in a pot and also in the planter with the evergreen yellow jasmine.

Helianthemum 'Henfield Brilliant'

Added on 20 Sep, 2016 | 0 photos

Brick red, ellow-eyed flowers. Evergreen grey-green leaves. Flowers late spring to mid-summer. 20x60cm

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Cornus alba 'Elegantissima'

Added on 20 Sep, 2016 | 0 photos

Hardy. White variegated foliage. Red winter stems. Blue berries in autumn. 2.5 x2.5m.

1 in end of driveside b...

Cornus alba 'Baton Rouge'

Added on 19 Sep, 2016 | 0 photos

I decided to add a red barked dogwood to the top of the raised bed so we would have a bit more winter colour. It...

Calluna Vulgaris 'Kinlochruel'

Added on 19 Sep, 2016 | 0 photos

In a smallish pot on the table/bench on Deck. RHS AGM. Double flowers in late summer. 25x40cm

Helleborus x orientalis 'Golden Lotus'

Added on 10 Sep, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Helleborus.
Species: Helleborus x orientalis.

Three baby plants in Golden Border. From Hayloft. Sept 16.

Allium 'Moly'

Added on 10 Sep, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium 'Moly'.

30 bulbs in Heuchera Corner. Sept. 16

Crocus 'Ard Schenk'

Added on 9 Sep, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Crocus.
Species: Crocus ancyrensis.

60 white crocus in rectangular planters at back decking. Sept 2016.

Calluna Vugaris 'Elegantissima'

Added on 9 Sep, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Calluna.
Species: Calluna vulgaris.

Four white heathers in planters on back decking. Sept. 2016.

Veronica 'Goldwell'

Added on 31 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Veronica.
Species: Veronica prostrata.

Under biggest blue conifer beside drive.

Abies koreana

Added on 29 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

21st July 2019, moved to drive-side border.

‘The Korean Fir is an outstanding species of great ornamental val...

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Aeonium 'Shwartzcopf'

Added on 29 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Aeonium.
Species: Aeonium canariense.

Hylotelephium 'Lime Zinger' (Sun Sparkler Series)

Added on 17 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Agapanthus 'Northern Star'

Added on 17 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Aeonium arboreum 'Velours'

Added on 17 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Aeonium.
Species: Aeonium arboreum.

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Clematis tangutica 'Helios'

Added on 5 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

Flowers june-October. Up to 2.5m. Prune group 3. Yellow flowers. Planted beside Cherry Plum in Golden border. Ta...

Clematis 'Marie Boisselot'/ 'Madame Le Coultre'

Added on 5 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

RHS AGM. Up to 3m high pruning group 2. Any aspect. White flowers summer and autumn.

Helianthemum 'Ben Ledi'

Added on 25 Jul, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Helianthemum.
Species: Helianthemum nummularium.

One in front of north side of raised hot colours border. July 2016. Deep red flowers.

Lilium 'Pink Flavour'

Added on 21 Jul, 2016 | 0 photos

Potentilla atrosanguinea 'Scarlet Starlit'

Added on 5 Jul, 2016 | 0 photos

Deep Scarlet saucers and luxurious grey-green leaves. Great foliage plant. Flowers all summer. 30cm. one underne...

Rosa 'Grace'

Added on 29 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

Pure apricot rosettes with warm scent. Very healthy. 1m. Repeat flowering shrub rose from David Austin. Dobbies ...

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Rosa 'Iceberg' (Climbing)

Added on 23 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

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

Thymus 'Russetings'

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

Nemesia denticulata 'Confetti'

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

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

Iris (Bearded Early Yellow) from Sue

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

In Golden Border 19/6/16

Iris (Bearded Early Blue) from sue

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

In driveside border. 19/6/16

Hylotelephium sieboldii

Added on 16 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

Picea pungens 'Super Blue' - Colorado Blue Spruce

Added on 13 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

In a pot on patio

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Allium 'Purple Sensation'

Added on 7 Jun, 2016 | 2 photos

Species: Allium..

In raised bed.

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Dutch Iris 'Metallic Shades'

Added on 2 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

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Malus (unknown var. possibly 'Spartan')

Added on 30 May, 2016 | 1 photo

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Aloysia citrodora

Added on 27 May, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Aloysia.
Species: Aloysia citrodora.

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Vegetable Garden

Added on 27 May, 2016 | 6 photos

Nymphaea

Added on 27 May, 2016 | 0 photos

Two in the pond. 27th May 2016. Lilies Water GArdens online.

Sorbus cashmiriana

Added on 20 May, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Sorbus.
Species: Sorbus cashmiriana.

Myriophyllum brasiliensis - Red Stemmed Parrot's Feather

Added on 19 May, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Myriophyllum.
Species: Myriophyllum brasiliensis.

Submerged oxygenating plant, also producing emergent growth. Pretty whorls of feathery green leaves on red stems...

Aquilegia vulgaris (Woodside Group)

Added on 18 May, 2016 | 0 photos

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Rosa 'Purple Rain'

Added on 18 May, 2016 | 1 photo

Species: Rosa..

3 small but healthy bushes from Hayloft. May 2016. Double deep magenta/purple scented blooms on a dwarf/ground c...

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Galium odoratum - Sweet Woodruff

Added on 15 May, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Galium.
Species: Galium odoratum.

In small triangle of raised beds under the large Acer.