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Narcissus 'Hawera'

Added on 10 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

Narcissus 'Pacific Coast'

Added on 10 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

Heuchera 'Sweet Princess'

Added on 9 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

from Turrifs. Oct 2014.

Heuchera 'Lime Ruffles'

Added on 8 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

Heuchera 'Sweet Tart'

Added on 8 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

Heuchera 'Winter Joy'

Added on 8 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

Meconopsis betonicifolia ‘Alba’

Added on 8 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

From Ashbrook May 2018

Muscari (White)

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

Crocus ‘Jeanne D’Arc’

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

ZZ

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

Viburnum Tinus 'Eve Price'

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum tinus.

One added to the green and white garden.

Lamium galeobdolon Variegatum

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Lamium.
Species: Lamium galeobdolon.

Sun, part shade, well drained soil. Yellow Flowers Spring. 20x45cm. One planted on bank in Heuchera Corner.

Narcissus 'Thalia'

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

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

Narcissus 'Misty Glen'

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

RHS AGM

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

Gentian

Added on 11 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Gentiana.
Species: Gentiana sino-ornata.

Heuchera 'Saturn'

Added on 4 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Heuchera.
Species: Heuchera.

Heuchera 'Silver Scrolls'

Added on 4 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Heuchera.
Species: heuchera.

Euonymus fortunei 'Golden Prince'

Added on 1 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus fortunei.

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Summer Snow'

Added on 26 Aug, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Chamaecyparis.
Species: Chamaecyparis lawsoniana.

2 in planters at back door.

Elaeagnus pungens 'Maculata'

Added on 22 Aug, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Elaeagnus.
Species: Elaeagnus pungens.

August 2014 in Golden border to replace veronicastrum.

Ilex aquifolium 'Madame Briot' - Holly

Added on 22 Aug, 2014 | 0 photos

Planted August 2014 in fernery at back of house.moved in 2015 to driveside border and doing ok, but very slow.

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Hedera helix 'Buttercup'

Added on 22 Aug, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Hedera.
Species: Hedera helix.

Planted to grow up the old plum tree stump. August 2014.

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Garden Ornaments

Added on 21 Aug, 2014 | 10 photos

Potentilla 'Monarch's Velvet'

Added on 18 Aug, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla.

Hylotelephium 'Purple Emperor'

Added on 13 Aug, 2014 | 0 photos

AGM. 45x45cm. Fully hardy.

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Ceratostigma willmottianum 'Sapphire Ring'

Added on 13 Aug, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Ceratostigma.
Species: Ceratostigma willmottianum.

90x90cm. Frost hardy.

Echeveria 'Pearl of Nuremberg'

Added on 8 Aug, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Echeveria.
Species: Echeveria 'Pearl of Nuremberg'.

RHS AGM hardy and perennial in good drainage. Four in greenhouse planter.

Sedum pachyclados

Added on 8 Aug, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum pachyclados.

Blue-green foliage with white flowers in early autumn. 10x30cm.

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Olea europaea

Added on 8 Aug, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Olea.
Species: Olea europaea.

Trim in spring. Feed weekly during growing season. In greenhouse.

Phlox paniculata 'Peacock White'

Added on 31 Jul, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

Compact and well branched bearing do es of fragrant white flowers. 70x70cm.

Two in cools and blues border.

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Pinus sylvestris 'Chantry Blue'

Added on 31 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

An irregular shaped bush with startling blue colour in winter. 10 yr ht. 6-7' . Can be trimmed.

Uncinia rubra - Hook Sedge/Red Sedge

Added on 22 Jul, 2014 | 0 photos

Ordered these from 'Pantify' with sambucus Black Lace for the red/black garden and look at them...they...

Paeonia lactiflora 'Karl Rosenfield'

Added on 11 Jul, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia lactiflora.

Large red double flowers are displayed above dense clump of robust, lobed foliage. Full sun or part shade in dee...

Hydrangea paniculata 'Jane' (syn. 'Little Lime')

Added on 10 Jul, 2014 | 0 photos

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

Hylotelephium 'Xenox'

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 0 photos

Sedum ‘Xenox’

Autumn Stonecrop
USDA Zone: 3-9
Plant number: 1.485.620

The border varieties of Stonecrop ...

Lysimachia punctata

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 0 photos

Not to be confused with the noxious weed Purple Loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria). This is a vigorous species that...

Lamium 'orvala'

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 0 photos

Species: Lamium..

Position: partial to full shade
Soil: any garden soil
Rate of growth: average
Flowering period: May to July
...

Achillea 'Red Velvet'

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 0 photos

Position: full sun
Soil: moist, well-drained, non acidic
Rate of Growth: fast-growing
Flowering period: May t...

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Alstroemeria ’Golden Delight’

Added on 3 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

60 - 120 cm. Flowers June to November. Sun. Cut back old growth in Nov/Dec. Mulch well for first winter. Feed, ...

Hosta 'Pineapple Upside Down Cake'

Added on 26 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Hosta.
Species: Hosta 'Pineapple Upside Down Cake'.

Two of these, one in the front, one in the back. Long elegant golden leaves.

Hosta 'Dream Weaver'

Added on 26 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Hosta.
Species: Hosta 'Dream Weaver'.

Lovely name and a lovely plant for the golden border.

Hosta 'Frosted Mouse Ears'

Added on 26 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Hosta.
Species: Hosta 'Frosted Mouse Ears'.

Pulmonaria 'Sissinghurst White'

Added on 26 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Pulmonaria.
Species: Pulmonaria 'Sissinghurst White'.

One in centre of back garden.

Francoa sonchifolia

Added on 23 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Francoa.
Species: Francoa sonchifolia.

Centranthus ruber var. coccineus - Red Valerian

Added on 23 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Centranthus.
Species: Centranthus ruber.

Deep reddish-pink flower heeads smothering mounds of fleshy greyish green foliage. Good for cutting. Sun and we...

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Vases of flowers from the garden

Added on 22 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

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Rosa 'Perennial Blue'

Added on 19 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

Rambler/Climber. Scented. Deep purple/violet semi double flowers. Flowers small in clusters. Will tolerate smal...

Rosa 'Sunrise'

Added on 19 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Climbing Rose planted to climb on Apple Tree. June 2014. Style Roses. Excellent condition when it arrived.

Campanula Poscharskyana 'E. H. Frost'

Added on 19 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Inherited plant in raised beds. It is in fact a very pale blue. Not certain of the name, but pretty sure this ...

Carex elata 'Aurea'

Added on 16 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Carex.
Species: Carex elata.

Not very aurea at the moment, but it will turn bright gold as it matures....unless of course they sent me the wr...

Abelia x grandiflora 'Kaleidoscope'

Added on 16 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Abelia.
Species: Abelia x grandiflora.

Astilbe chinensis pumila

Added on 16 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Astilbe.
Species: Astilbe chinensis.

Anemone barbulata - Chinese woodland Anemone

Added on 14 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone barbulata.

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Rosa 'Warm Welcome' - Miniature Climbing Rose

Added on 12 Jun, 2014 | 1 photo

RHS AGM. 2.4m x 1.2m. Likes a sunny spot.

Euphorbia oblongata

Added on 12 Jun, 2014 | 0 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...

Rosa 'Charlotte'

Added on 10 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Charlotte (Auspoly)
David Austin Recommended Variety

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

Picea abies 'Remontii'

Added on 10 Jun, 2014 | 0 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 | 1 photo

Geranium clarkei 'Kashmir Purple'

Added on 6 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Geranium.
Species: Geranium clarkei.

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Digitalis Grandiflora

Added on 6 Jun, 2014 | 1 photo

Three plants from Crocus June 2014. For Golden Border.

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

Ilex x altaclerensis 'Golden King'

Added on 3 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Ilex.
Species: Ilex x altaclerensis.

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

Euonymus (mini standard)

Added on 3 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

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 | 1 photo

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

Acer shirasawanum 'Jordan'

Added on 1 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Acer.
Species: Acer shirasawanum.

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

Geum 'Lady Stratheden'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Geum.
Species: Geum coccineum.

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

Euonymus japonica picta 'Luna'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus japonica picta.

1.5x1m Full sun or light shade.

Euonymus 'Emerald 'N' Gold'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus fortunei.

1m. Full sun or part shade.

Griselinia littoralis 'Variegata'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Griselinia.
Species: Griselinia littoralis.

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

Euonymus japonicus 'Ovatus Aureus'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus japonicus.

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

Geum borisii 'Queen of Orange'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 0 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 | 1 photo

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Camellia japonica 'Silver Anniversary'

Added on 27 May, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Camellia.
Species: Camellia japonica.

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

Anemone hupehensis 'September Charm'

Added on 27 May, 2014 | 0 photos

In back woodland shady corner behind greenhouse.

Verbascum 'Clementine'

Added on 18 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Verbascum.
Species: Verbascum bombyciferum.

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

Cornus mas 'Aurea'

Added on 18 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Cornus.
Species: Cornus mas.

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

Geranium himaleyense 'Plenum'

Added on 18 May, 2014 | 0 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...

Geum 'Alabama Slammer'

Added on 18 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Malus domestica (cooking apple)

Added on 17 May, 2014 | 0 photos

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Malus domestica ‘Golden Delicious’

Added on 17 May, 2014 | 3 photos

Camellia (?Debbie)

Added on 16 May, 2014 | 0 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 | 1 photo

Mentha suaveolens Variegata

Added on 6 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Mentha.
Species: Mentha suaveolens.

Primula veris

Added on 6 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula veris.

Heuchera 'Plum Pudding'

Added on 2 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Heuchera.
Species: Heuchera sanguinea.

Clematis 'Fleuri'

Added on 30 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis.

Clematis 'Versailles'

Added on 30 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis.

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Clematis integrifolia 'Pangbourne Pink'

Added on 30 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis integrifolia.

Chaenomeles x superba 'Lemon and Lime'

Added on 29 Apr, 2014 | 0 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 | 1 photo

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

Plum 'Victoria'

Added on 27 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Prunus.
Species: Prunus domestica.

Blueberry 'Bluecrop'

Added on 27 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Vaccinium.
Species: Vaccinium corymbosum.

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

Dryopteris affinis 'Pinderi'

Added on 24 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Dryopteris.
Species: Dryopteris affinis.

Semi evergreen fern hardy 60cm.

Tiarella 'Spring Symphony'

Added on 24 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Tiarella.
Species: Tiarella cordifolia.

18x25

Geranium 'Johnson's Blue'

Added on 22 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Geranium.
Species: Geranium.

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

Rhododendron 'Wee Bee'

Added on 21 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Rhododendron 'Ginny Gee'

Added on 21 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Anemone Nemorosa 'Vestal' - Wood Anemone

Added on 20 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone nemorosa.

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

Rhododendron 'Tinkerbird'

Added on 20 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

A beautifully scented dwarf Rhododendron with mid green elongated leaves and pale pink buds opening to creamy wh...

Bluebells - Spanish

Added on 14 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Hyacinthoides.
Species: Hyacinthoides hispanica.

Lots of clumps in front of roadside hedge.