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Berberis buxifolia 'Nana'

Added on 12 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Berberis.
Species: Berberis buxifolia.

Compact evergreen shrub which produces tiny yellow flowers in spring. 40cm. Full sun or part shade.

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Euphorbia oblongata

Added on 12 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Euphorbia.
Species: Euphorbia oblongata.

This is a vigorous herbaceous perennial with dark green leaves that have pale green veins. The flowers are a vib...

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Rosa 'Charlotte'

Added on 10 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

Charlotte (Auspoly)
David Austin Recommended Variety

Category English Roses
(English Rose Collection)
B...

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Picea abies 'Remontii'

Added on 10 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Picea.
Species: Picea abies.

One of the finest conical dwarfs, a dense slow-growing conical bush. Height in 10 years 75cm. Eventual height 1...

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Campanula portenschlagiana

Added on 6 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

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Geranium clarkei 'Kashmir Purple'

Added on 6 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Geranium.
Species: Geranium clarkei.

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Digitalis Grandiflora

Added on 6 Jun, 2014 | 3 photos

Three plants from Crocus June 2014. For Golden Border.

Position: full sun to partial shade
Soil: moist, well...

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Ilex x altaclerensis 'Golden King'

Added on 3 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Ilex.
Species: Ilex x altaclerensis.

4m x2.5m. Large young tree in golden border.

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Euonymus (mini standard)

Added on 3 Jun, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus fortunei.

Var. unknown. Small standard stem. In golden border.

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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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Acer shirasawanum 'Jordan'

Added on 1 Jun, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Acer.
Species: Acer shirasawanum.

'Fullmoon' Japanese Maple. Hardy dwarf slow-growing. Brilliant red autumn foliage. Up to 2m.

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Geum 'Lady Stratheden'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Geum.
Species: Geum coccineum.

Double yellow flowwers. 60x45cm flowers late spring to late summer. Three plants in the Golden border.

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Euonymus japonica picta 'Luna'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus japonica picta.

1.5x1m Full sun or light shade.

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Euonymus 'Emerald 'N' Gold'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus fortunei.

1m. Full sun or part shade.

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Griselinia littoralis 'Variegata'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Griselinia.
Species: Griselinia littoralis.

2.5x1.5m Evergreen. Sunny, sheltered spot.

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Euonymus japonicus 'Ovatus Aureus'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus japonicus.

RHS AGM. Sun or light shade. 2.5 x 2.5m.

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Geum borisii 'Queen of Orange'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Geum.
Species: Geum borisii.

Three in hot colours bed. May 2014.

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Rosa 'Simple Gold'

Added on 30 May, 2014 | 3 photos

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Camellia japonica 'Silver Anniversary'

Added on 27 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Camellia.
Species: Camellia japonica.

Position: partial shade (but not east-facing)
Soil: moist but well-drained, humus-rich, acid soil (or ericaceou...

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Thymus x citriodorus variegatus - lemon variegated thyme

Added on 27 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Thymus.
Species: Thymus x citriodorus.

Three in herb bed.

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Anemone hupehensis 'September Charm'

Added on 27 May, 2014 | 2 photos

In back woodland shady corner behind greenhouse.

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Verbascum 'Clementine'

Added on 18 May, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Verbascum.
Species: Verbascum bombyciferum.

Tall spikes of coppery orange flowers with contrasting purple filament hairs. Prefers sun in well-drained soil....

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Cornus mas 'Aurea'

Added on 18 May, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Cornus.
Species: Cornus mas.

Golden foliage variety of my favourite late winter flowering shrub/small tree. 2 in the hedge border.

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Geranium himaleyense 'Plenum'

Added on 18 May, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Geranium.
Species: Geranium himaleyense.

rescued a small piece from FIL's garden. Planted in sunny corner shrub border at front of living room. May...

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Geum 'Alabama Slammer'

Added on 18 May, 2014 | 3 photos

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Malus domestica (cooking apple)

Added on 17 May, 2014 | 3 photos

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Malus domestica ‘Golden Delicious’

Added on 17 May, 2014 | 3 photos

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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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Malus domestica 'Discovery'

Added on 12 May, 2014 | 3 photos

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Mentha suaveolens Variegata

Added on 6 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Mentha.
Species: Mentha suaveolens.

Primula veris

Added on 6 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula veris.

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Heuchera 'Plum Pudding'

Added on 2 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Heuchera.
Species: Heuchera sanguinea.

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Clematis 'Fleuri'

Added on 30 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis.

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Clematis 'Versailles'

Added on 30 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis.

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Clematis integrifolia 'Pangbourne Pink'

Added on 30 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis integrifolia.

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Chaenomeles x superba 'Lemon and Lime'

Added on 29 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Chaenomeles.
Species: Chaenomeles x superba.

Brought from old garden in pot. Pale lemony/greenish flowers in April/May. Tolerates shade. Planted in back ga...

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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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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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Plum 'Victoria'

Added on 27 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Prunus.
Species: Prunus domestica.

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Blueberry 'Bluecrop'

Added on 27 Apr, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Vaccinium.
Species: Vaccinium corymbosum.

Mid-season, fruiting end July. Vigorous, upright growth reaching 4-6feet at maturity. light blue berries, bronze...

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Dryopteris affinis 'Pinderi'

Added on 24 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Dryopteris.
Species: Dryopteris affinis.

Semi evergreen fern hardy 60cm.

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Tiarella 'Spring Symphony'

Added on 24 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Tiarella.
Species: Tiarella cordifolia.

18x25

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Geranium 'Johnson's Blue'

Added on 22 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Geranium.
Species: Geranium.

Clear blue flowers over spreading mounds of finely divided, dark green leaves. Flowers late spring to mid-summer...

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Rhododendron (Dwarf *4 Name unknown)

Added on 21 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

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Rhododendron (Dwarf *3 name unknown)

Added on 21 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

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Anemone Nemorosa 'Vestal' - Wood Anemone

Added on 20 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone nemorosa.

Little wood anemone 'hitch-hiked' here in an Aquilegia.

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Rhododendron ( Dwarf *2 name unknown)

Added on 20 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

This one not so small as the blue one. About 2 - 3 feet high with buds pale pink, opening to pinkish white flow...

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Argyrocytisus battandieri - Pineapple Broom

Added on 18 Apr, 2014 | 4 photos

One in a pot on Patio. Silverwells April 2014

Large deep yellow clusters of 'pineapple' scented flo...

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Bluebells - Spanish

Added on 14 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Hyacinthoides.
Species: Hyacinthoides hispanica.

Lots of clumps in front of roadside hedge.

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Narcissus 'Golden Bells'

Added on 14 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus bulbocodium.

20x10cm

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Geranium phaeum 'Samabor'

Added on 13 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Geranium.
Species: Geranium phaeum.

Brought from Dad's garden. April 2014.

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Camellia X 'Night Rider'

Added on 13 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Camellia.
Species: Camellia X 'Night Rider'.

Very slow-growing evergreen shrub with with pink to dark purple new foliage. A mass of very dark wine red, semi...

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Sedum spurium 'Voodoo'

Added on 13 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Compact and mounding evergreen. Purple red ovate foliage is topped by masses of luminous rosy red blooms in summ...

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Rosmarinus officinalis

Added on 13 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Rosmarinus.
Species: Rosmarinus officinalis.

Blue late spring flowers on bushy evergreen growth. Quite hardy and attracts butterflies and bees. Sunny positi...

Oreganum vulgare 'Country Cream'

Added on 13 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Species: Oreganum vulgare 'Country Cream'.

Bushy perennial herb with attractive cream and green variegated foliage and pale pink summer flowers that attrac...

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Narcissus (scented, double, small flowered, yellow)

Added on 10 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus.

Origanum vulgare compactum

Added on 9 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

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Fritillaria meleagris

Added on 7 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Fritillaria.
Species: Fritillaria meleagris.

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Anemone sylvestris - Snowdrop Anemone

Added on 7 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone sylvestris.

Three 2L pots from Plantify for the back garden. Arrived in great condition, if a little soft, with flower buds...

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Viburnum tinus

Added on 29 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum tinus.

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Geranium pyrenaicum 'Bill Wallis'

Added on 29 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Geranium.
Species: Geranium pyrenaicum.

1 for patio border, Ashbrook March 2014.

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Primula 'Cheshire Life'

Added on 29 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

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Narcissus 'Minnow'

Added on 25 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus.

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Salvia officinalis Icterina

Added on 25 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia officinalis.

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Primula denticulata 'Rubin'

Added on 25 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula denticulata.

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Potentilla 'Miss Wilmott'

Added on 25 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla nepalensis.

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Phlox paniculata 'Katherine'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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Phlox paniculata 'Junior Surprise'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

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Phlox paniculata 'The King'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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Phlox paniculata 'Rembrandt'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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Phlox paniculata 'Bright Eyes'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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Phlox paniculata 'Ice Cream'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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Lilium 'Ladylike'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Lilium.
Species: Lilium 'ladylike'.

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Lilium 'Stargazer'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Lilium.
Species: Lilium 'Stargazer'.

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Lathyrus Vernus

Added on 20 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Lathyrus.
Species: Lathyrus vernus.

1from evergreen. Spring colour for the herb and scent border.

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Aubretia 'Bressingham Red'

Added on 20 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Species: Aubretia 'Bressingham Red'.

Three from Evergreen for scent and herb border.

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Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba'

Added on 19 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Dicentra.
Species: Dicentra spectabilis.

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Asplenium scolopendrium 'Angustifolium'

Added on 19 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Asplenium.
Species: Asplenium scolopendrium.

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Meconopsis betonicifolia

Added on 19 Mar, 2014 | 4 photos

Genus: Meconopsis.
Species: Meconopsis betonicifolia.

Three near front hedge.

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Prunus incisa 'Kojo No Mai'

Added on 19 Mar, 2014 | 5 photos

Genus: Prunus.
Species: Prunus incisa.

On a 60cm stem.

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Scilla

Added on 16 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Scilla.
Species: Scilla siberica.

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Muscari

Added on 16 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

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Rosa 'Blue For You' (Pejamblue) -Standard

Added on 14 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Full Standard

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Rosa 'Odyssey' (Frankski) -Standard

Added on 14 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Half Standard

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Rosa 'Stardust' (Patio)

Added on 14 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Patio Bush Rose

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Rosa 'Scented Garden' (Chewscenity)

Added on 14 Mar, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Rosa.
Species: Rosa 'Scented Garden'.

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Geum 'Totally Tangerine'

Added on 14 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Geum.
Species: Geum coccineum.

1 from Coblands for the hot colours bed in the central raised border.

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Hyacinth (white and blue)

Added on 12 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Hyacinthus.
Species: Hyacinthus orientalis.

Twelve bulbs in the green added to the pots on the patio for scent.

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Philadelphus 'Belle Etoile'

Added on 8 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Philadelphus.
Species: Philadelphus coronarius.

1.5x1.5m. Full sun. For scented and herb border. Evergreen. March 2014. Prune out old and dead wood after 3 year...

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Asplenium scolopendrium - Hart's Tongue Fern

Added on 8 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Asplenium.
Species: Asplenium scolopendrium.

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Narcissus 'Topolino'

Added on 8 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus 'Topolino'.

Vinca minor f.alba 'Gertrude Jekyll'

Added on 4 Mar, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Vinca.
Species: Vinca minor.

Three from long acre for the back shade garden.

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Crocus tommasinianus 'Whitewell Purple'

Added on 3 Mar, 2014 | 3 photos

In raised planter in back garden. brought from old garden in pots.

100 planted around the two Elders at the ...

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Crocus 'Grand Maitre'

Added on 3 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

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Iris reticulata (blue)

Added on 27 Feb, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Iris.
Species: Iris reticulata.

lots of little blue iris in the beds planted by previous owners.

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Erigeron karvinskianus

Added on 27 Feb, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Erigeron.
Species: Erigeron karvinskianus.

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Cotinus coggyria 'Golden spirit'

Added on 27 Feb, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Cotinus.
Species: Cotinus coggyria.

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Aquilegia alpina

Added on 27 Feb, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia alpina.

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Narcissus 'Tete a Tete'

Added on 20 Feb, 2014 | 2 photos

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Clematis 'Rouge Cardinal'

Added on 18 Feb, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis 'Rouge Cardinal'.

Group 2 do red clematis 6-8' high. On trellis, other side to Niobe.