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Clematis diversifolia 'Blue River'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

Grows to 175cm Prune group 3

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.

Clematis integrifolia

Added on 6 Mar, 2020 | 0 photos

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Clematis integrifolia 'Pangbourne Pink'

Added on 30 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis integrifolia.

Clematis integrifolia 'Rosea'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

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

Clematis integrifolia 'Twinkle'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

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

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Clematis koreana 'Broughton Bride'

Added on 21 Apr, 2018 | 2 photos

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

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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...

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Clematis urophylla 'Winter Beauty'

Added on 14 Feb, 2015 | 1 photo

Also known as C. clarkeana 'winter beauty'. I spotted one in a local garden in flower this week (mid f...

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Clematis viticella 'Abundance'

Added on 3 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Planted to grow up Bramley apple tree. April 2016 Ashbrook.

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Cornus alba 'Baton Rouge'

Added on 19 Sep, 2016 | 1 photo

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...

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...

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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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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 ...

Cornus canadensis

Added on 26 Mar, 2020 | 0 photos

One healthy young plant from Crocus. March 2020. Squeezed into corner of white border, under the Saskatoon..

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Cornus florida 'Rubra'

Added on 20 Jan, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Cornus.
Species: Cornus florida.

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Cornus mas 'Aurea'

Added on 18 May, 2014 | 1 photo

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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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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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
R...

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Corydalis solida 'Beth Evans'

Added on 5 Mar, 2017 | 2 photos

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

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Corylopsis pauciflora

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

To be kept in a pot, out of strong winds. April 2019

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Cotinus coggyria 'Golden spirit'

Added on 27 Feb, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Cotinus.
Species: Cotinus coggyria.

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Cotoneaster exburiensis

Added on 4 Feb, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Cotoneaster.
Species: Cotoneaster exburiensis.

Large shrub/small spreading tree. Evergreen leaves, white flowers beloved by bees, golden berries in the autumn....

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Cotoneaster frigidus 'Cornubia'

Added on 15 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Cotoneaster.
Species: Cotoneaster frigidus.

in pot at gate.

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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...

Crocosmia 'Honey Angel'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 0 photos

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Crocosmia x crocosmiflora 'George Davidson'

Added on 26 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Crocosmia.
Species: Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora.

2 for the hot border. Crocus April 2016

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.

Crocus 'Grand Maitre'

Added on 3 Mar, 2014 | 0 photos

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Crocus ‘Jeanne D’Arc’

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 1 photo

Crocus (early blue ? tomassianus?)

Added on 7 Mar, 2015 | 0 photos

In the back shady borders. Not planted by me.

Crocus (Gold/Cream)

Added on 7 Mar, 2015 | 0 photos

Crocus (Gold/Yellow)

Added on 7 Mar, 2015 | 0 photos

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Crocus minimus 'Spring Beauty'

Added on 26 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

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Crocus tommasinianus 'Whitewell Purple'

Added on 3 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

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, Dutch Purple

Added on 23 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

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Cryptomeria japonica 'Elegans Aurea'

Added on 15 Mar, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Cryptomeria.
Species: Cryptomeria japonica.

Conical soft foliage, light yellow. 10 year height, 6 feet.

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Cryptomeria japonica 'Tilford Gold'

Added on 23 Apr, 2018 | 3 photos

Rounded bush. Golden Foliage. 3' in 10 years. One in Golden Border. April 2018.

21st July 2019. Back in ...

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Cryptomeria japonica ‘Sekkan-Sugi’

Added on 22 Oct, 2019 | 2 photos

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Cryptomeria japonica ‘Spiralis’

Added on 22 Oct, 2019 | 1 photo

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Cyclamen coum

Added on 21 Dec, 2019 | 1 photo

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Cyclamen hederifolium

Added on 8 Dec, 2013 | 2 photos

Genus: Cyclamen.
Species: Cyclamen hederifolium.

Twelve good pots at Dobbies for £1 each. Planted under shrubs in raised borders.

Dahlia ‘Bishop of Canterbury’

Added on 28 Jan, 2020 | 0 photos

Dahlia ‘Bishop of Llandaff’

Added on 28 Jan, 2020 | 0 photos

Dahlia ‘Bishop of Oxford’

Added on 28 Jan, 2020 | 0 photos

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Daphne x transatlantica ‘Pink Fragrance’

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 2 photos

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

Delosperma cooperii

Added on 2 Oct, 2019 | 0 photos

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Dianella tasmanica 'Tas Red'

Added on 4 Feb, 2016 | 1 photo

Grass like plant with evergreen sword-like foliage. In summer has blue flowers and blue berries in winter. Hardy.

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Dianthus 'Neon Star'

Added on 26 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

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Dianthus ‘Kahori’

Added on 21 Jun, 2018 | 1 photo

Dianthus ferrugineus

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 0 photos

Three from plantpref. april 2020. Dark magenta flowers to 60 cm tall.

Dicentra Formosa 'Bacchanal'

Added on 24 Apr, 2018 | 0 photos

Two in Pod Garden from Crocus April 2018.

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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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Dicentra formosa ‘Bountiful’

Added on 30 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Common and traditional perennial with flowers resembling hearts. Does well in shade. The compound leaves are del...

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Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba'

Added on 19 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Dicentra.
Species: Dicentra spectabilis.

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Digitalis ‘Firebird’

Added on 26 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

Digitalis Firebird is an easy plant to grow. All it needs is a spot outdoors in the sun.

It is happy in eithe...

Digitalis (seedling)

Added on 28 Jun, 2018 | 0 photos

From Sheila (Scotsgran) in the Wildflower Area

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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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Disporum ‘Moonlight’

Added on 13 Aug, 2019 | 1 photo

A new variety with green and cream-white variegated, waxy leaves that change to a pinky red colour in autumn. Wh...

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Drimys lanceolata

Added on 15 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Drimys.
Species: Drimys lanceolata.

two in large pot at garage.

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Dryopteris (Male Fern)

Added on 20 May, 2018 | 1 photo

Dryopteris affinis 'Pinderi'

Added on 24 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Dryopteris.
Species: Dryopteris affinis.

Semi evergreen fern hardy 60cm.

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Dryopteris wallichiana

Added on 18 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

black stemmed hardy fern for shade

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Dutch Iris 'Metallic Shades'

Added on 2 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

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Echeveria 'Pearl of Nuremberg'

Added on 8 Aug, 2014 | 2 photos

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

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

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Echeveria ‘Pink Edge’

Added on 29 Dec, 2017 | 1 photo

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Echeveria (Blue unknown variety)

Added on 27 Oct, 2018 | 1 photo

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Echeveria multicaulis

Added on 14 Feb, 2020 | 1 photo

Echeveria runyonii 'Topsy Turvy'

Added on 7 Aug, 2017 | 0 photos

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Echeveria setosa (could be 'Tarantula')

Added on 30 May, 2017 | 1 photo

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

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Echinacea (red, poss. ‘Tomato Soup’)

Added on 4 Aug, 2019 | 1 photo

A perennial I planted years ago, which I thought had disappeared.

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Edible Flowers

Added on 20 May, 2020 | 1 photo

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Edibles

Added on 9 Aug, 2015 | 28 photos

Anything that can be eaten that grows in my garden. Fruit, vegetables, flowers.

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Elaeagnus ebbingii ‘Viveleg’

Added on 12 Feb, 2020 | 1 photo

Green foliage shrubs with golden margins.

Elaeagnus ebbingei 'Viveleg' is a very tough variegate...

Elaeagnus pungens 'Maculata'

Added on 22 Aug, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Elaeagnus.
Species: Elaeagnus pungens.

August 2014 in Golden border to replace veronicastrum.

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Enkianthus campanulatus

Added on 30 Oct, 2015 | 3 photos

2m x 1.2m in 10 years. Deciduous shrub with little white bell flowers in spring and fabulous autumn colours. Lig...

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Epimedium grandiflorum 'Sirius'

Added on 7 May, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Epimedium.
Species: Epimedium grandiflorum.

One for the shade garden. From Long Acre

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Epimedium versicolor Sulphureum

Added on 3 Mar, 2017 | 2 photos

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

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Epimedium x perralchicum 'Frohnleiten'

Added on 10 Mar, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Epimedium.
Species: Epimedium x perralchicum.

Bright yellow flowers. 40 x 60cm. In golden border.

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Eranthis hyemalis Cilicica - Winter Aconite

Added on 3 Mar, 2015 | 1 photo

Erica arborea 'Albert's Gold'

Added on 3 Feb, 2014 | 0 photos

Two planted in front of hedge at front garden. Three more in the patio garden. 2014. Added two more n new drives...

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Erica Carnea ‘Springwood White’

Added on 8 Nov, 2018 | 1 photo

Bright green foliage. White flowers winter and spring. Trailing habit. 15cm x 45cm. Two in back garden planters....

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Erica vagans 'Yellow John'

Added on 6 Jul, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Erica.
Species: Erica vagans.

white flowers late summer. Golden foliage in winter. 35 x 45 cm.

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Erica x griffithsii 'Valerie Griffiths'

Added on 29 Oct, 2015 | 2 photos

Summer/Autumn flowering heather with golden evergreen foliage. 40x55cm.

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Erigeron karvinskianus

Added on 27 Feb, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Erigeron.
Species: Erigeron karvinskianus.

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Erigeron speciosus 'Blue Beauty'

Added on 30 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

Fleabane Daisies have similar flowers to the fall blooming Michaelmas Daisies, but produce a showy summer-long d...

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Erodium flore pleno

Added on 19 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

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Erodium reichardii 'Album'

Added on 18 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

In a pot on the decking.

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Eryngium ‘Neptune’s Gold’

Added on 23 May, 2019 | 2 photos

Golden foliage, pale blue flowers July-August. 50cm x 35cm. Attracts bees and butterflies.

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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

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Eryngium planum 'Blue Hobbit'

Added on 21 May, 2019 | 1 photo

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Escallonia 'Iveyi'

Added on 3 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Escallonia.
Species: Escallonia.

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Escallonia 'Red Dream'

Added on 13 Jul, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Escallonia.
Species: Escallonia 'Red Dream'.

Escallonia 'Red Dream' is a dense, rounded evergreen shrub, with tiny, glossy oval shaped leaves. Leav...

Eucomis comosa

Added on 14 Mar, 2020 | 0 photos

Three corms from Harts. A great size. For pots in greenhouse.

Euonymus 'Emerald 'N' Gold'

Added on 31 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus fortunei.

1m. Full sun or part shade.

Euonymus (mini standard)

Added on 3 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus fortunei.

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

Euonymus (standard)

Added on 2 Dec, 2014 | 0 photos

in patio border for winter interest.

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Euonymus alata compacta

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

Euonymus fortunei 'Blondy'

Added on 19 May, 2015 | 0 photos

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus fortunei.

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Euonymus fortunei 'Golden Prince'

Added on 1 Sep, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus fortunei.