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Narcissus 'Hawera'

Added on 10 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

Narcissus 'Jetfire'

Added on 10 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

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Narcissus 'Minnow'

Added on 25 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus.

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Narcissus 'Misty Glen'

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 1 photo

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

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Narcissus 'Pacific Coast'

Added on 10 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

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Narcissus 'Pipit'

Added on 13 May, 2015 | 2 photos

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Narcissus 'Quail'

Added on 6 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Species: Narcussus jonquila 'Quail'.

10 bulbs in square planter with Chilean Guava.

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Narcissus 'Rip Van Winkle'

Added on 15 Mar, 2015 | 1 photo

Small pot of this for pallet shelves. Plant in garden later.

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Narcissus 'Sailboat'

Added on 6 Apr, 2015 | 2 photos

Narcissus 'Sun Disc'

Added on 10 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

in big brown planter at front door window.

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Narcissus 'Sweet Love'

Added on 14 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

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

Narcissus 'Tete a Tete'

Added on 20 Feb, 2014 | 0 photos

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Narcissus 'Thalia'

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 1 photo

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

Narcissus 'Topolino'

Added on 8 Mar, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus 'Topolino'.

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Narcissus ‘Petrel’

Added on 17 Nov, 2018 | 1 photo

In pot back garden 2018

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Narcissus ‘Quail’

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Multi headed flowers to 4cm in diameter. Very fragrant. Max40cm. One pot for spring table, April 2019

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Narcissus (scented, double, small flowered, yellow)

Added on 10 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus.

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Narcissus tentandrus ‘Tresamble’

Added on 4 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

White dwarf narcissus 30cm flowers April.

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Narcissus W.P. Milner

Added on 29 Oct, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus 'W P Milner'.

Species daffodil. March/April 20cm.

In pot on patio with small conifer.

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Nemesia denticulata 'Confetti'

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 2 photos

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

Nepeta faassenii

Added on 16 Jun, 2017 | 0 photos

Nepeta x faassenii 'Junior Walker'

Added on 8 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

Four in raised borders Nov. 2016

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Nymphaea

Added on 27 May, 2016 | 3 photos

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

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Oenothera 'Sunset Boulevard'

Added on 3 Jul, 2018 | 2 photos

Orange coloured Evening Primrose grown from seed. Perennial. Reliable and pretty.

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Oenothera fruticosa (Narrow-leaved Sundrops)

Added on 3 Jul, 2018 | 1 photo

Perennial Evening Primrose grown from seed. Clumps up well. Doesn't grow too tall and straggly.

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Olea europaea

Added on 8 Aug, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Olea.
Species: Olea europaea.

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

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Omphalodes verna 'Alba'

Added on 20 Mar, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Omphalodes.
Species: Omphalodes verna.

Pretty white flowers and creeping stems. Enjoys part shade. 20 x 30cm. Semi evergreen. In the white garden at ...

Ophiopogon nigrescens (Black Lily turf)

Added on 15 Feb, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Ophiopogon.
Species: Ophiopogon planiscapus.

Sizeable clump in the garden when we moved in. Split and replanted Feb. 2014.

Origanum onites - French Marjoram

Added on 23 May, 2015 | 0 photos

Genus: Origanum.
Species: Origanum onites.

Origanum vulgare 'Country Cream'

Added on 13 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

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

Origanum vulgare compactum

Added on 9 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Ornithogalum pyrenaicum

Added on 11 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

An unusual bulbous plant making a spike of starry greenish white flowers on a wiry stem to 50cm in summer. Rare...

Osmanthus heterophyllus 'tricolor'

Added on 25 Jan, 2015 | 0 photos

Genus: Osmanthus.
Species: Osmanthus heterophyllus.

Evergreen prickly leaved shrub. Small growing to about 50cm. yellow leaves with green speckles and reddish tinge...

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Oxalis enneaphylla ssp.ibari

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 2 photos

Family: Oxalidaceae
Main Season: Summer
Flower Colour: lilac/pink
Leaf Colour: Blue/grey/silver
Foliage:...

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Pachysandra terminalis 'Green Sheen'

Added on 13 Jul, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Pachysandra.
Species: Pachysandra terminalis.

Hardy, evergreen spreading foliage plant with glossy green foliage and tiny white flower spikes. 15cm x 60cm. Pa...

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Paeonia 'Cherry Hill'

Added on 11 May, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia lactiflora.

A very early flowering variety with dark red flowers. Strong stems with very good length. Produces many flowers....

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Paeonia 'Cytherea'

Added on 13 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia 'Cytherea'.

PAEONIA 'Cytherea'

Plant Type: Paeonia - Herbaceous & Hybrids
Grows To: 75 cm [29 inches]...

Paeonia Bartzella

Added on 31 Mar, 2020 | 0 photos

Intersectional. Yellow flowers with dark orange/red at the centre of each flower and a lemony scent. Planted in ...

Paeonia delavayi ‘Angustiloba’

Added on 5 Dec, 2019 | 0 photos

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Paeonia lactiflora 'Doreen'

Added on 13 Apr, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia lactiflora.

80cm pink with yellw centre flowers June

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Paeonia lactiflora 'Karl Rosenfield'

Added on 11 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

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...

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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...

Paeonia suffruticosa - Chinese Tree Peony - Purple

Added on 30 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

Paeonia unknown var. pale pink.

Added on 4 Jul, 2019 | 0 photos

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Parahebe 'Snow Clouds'

Added on 19 Apr, 2016 | 3 photos

Species: Parahebe.

Erect racemes of small saucer-shaped white flowers with pink eyes appearing over blue-green foliage. Mat forming...

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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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Parthenocissus henryana - Chinese Virginia Creeper

Added on 19 Jun, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Parthenocissus.
Species: Parthenocissus henryana.

deciduous self clinging climber. dark green leaves with silvery white veining. Red new growth. Turns bright red ...

Pear 'Concorde'

Added on 30 Jan, 2015 | 0 photos

Penstemon 'Alice Hindley'

Added on 4 Feb, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon 'Alice Hindley'.

Three for raised pink and blue border. Feb.2016

Penstemon 'Pensham Laura'

Added on 4 Apr, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

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Penstemon ‘Phoenix’

Added on 24 Oct, 2017 | 2 photos

From Dobbies sale table. October 2017.

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Penstemon ‘Volcano Fujiyama’

Added on 2 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

wering Time:

May - October

Height x Spread:

60 x 35 cm

Flowers of glowing light pink over a white ba...

Penstemon ‘Volcano Vesuvius’

Added on 9 Aug, 2018 | 0 photos

In drive-side border. August 2018 Dobbies.

Penstemon heterophyllus 'Catherine De La Mare'

Added on 28 May, 2020 | 0 photos

10 young plants from Hayloft. May 2020

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Penstemon heterophyllus 'Electric Blue'

Added on 7 Jun, 2018 | 3 photos

Great Penstemon with grey-green leaves and bright blue flowers all summer. One bought from Dobbies for the gap i...

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Persicaria microcephala 'Red Dragon'

Added on 4 Oct, 2018 | 2 photos

3 young plants added underneath Acer in raised bed 2018 October. From Sarah Raven.

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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...

Philadelphus ‘Virginal’

Added on 28 Apr, 2018 | 0 photos

In white garden. April 2018 moved to front nov2018

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Phlox divaricata 'Blue Perfume'

Added on 25 Mar, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox divaricata.

Position: partial shade
Soil: humus-rich, fertile, moist, well-drained soil
Rate of growth: average
Floweri...

Phlox paniculata 'Bright Eyes'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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Phlox paniculata 'Ice Cream'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

Phlox paniculata 'Junior Surprise'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 0 photos

Phlox paniculata 'Katherine'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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.

Phlox paniculata 'Purple Flame'

Added on 19 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

Phlox paniculata 'Rembrandt'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

Phlox paniculata 'The King'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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Physocarpus opulifolius 'Diable D'Or' - Nine Bark

Added on 10 May, 2017 | 2 photos

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

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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...

Picea glauca 'Daisy's White'

Added on 15 Jan, 2018 | 0 photos

Young conifer for winter pot.

Picea pungens 'Super Blue' - Colorado Blue Spruce

Added on 13 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

In a pot on patio

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Picea sitchensis 'Papoose'

Added on 10 Mar, 2016 | 4 photos

Genus: Picea.
Species: Picea sitchensis.

Pieris (var. unknown, inherited from previous owner)

Added on 10 Mar, 2015 | 0 photos

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Pieris japonica 'Little Heath'

Added on 24 Jul, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Pieris.
Species: Pieris japonica.

acid soil. 75x75cm. Requires some shade (not usually an issue in Scotland!, so mine is in full sun. Slow growing...

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Pieris japonica ‘Debutante’

Added on 8 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

Two for back garden planters.

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Pinus mugo 'Carsten's Winter Gold'

Added on 29 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

A dwarf pine that had bright golden needles in the winter.

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Pinus mugo 'pumilo'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 3 photos

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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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Pinus mugo ‘Mops’

Added on 13 Aug, 2019 | 1 photo

Pinus mugo 'Mops'Dwarf Mountain Pine
Pinus mugo 'Mops' is a very slow growing, fully hardy,...

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Pinus parviflora 'Bonnie Bergman'

Added on 4 Sep, 2015 | 6 photos

Pinus parviflora 'Bergmanii'
Bergman Japanese White Pine
Categories: Dwarf Conifers
Bergman Japanes...

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Pinus parviflora 'Hobbit'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Pinus.
Species: Pinus parviflora.

From Kenwith Conifer Nursery. Jan. 2019. Slow-growing Dwarf Pine for a pot, Japanese Garden or rockery. Will eve...

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Pinus parviflora 'Negishi'

Added on 30 Oct, 2019 | 1 photo

Position: Sun/partial shade
Soil: Moderately fertile, moist and well drained.
Height/Spread (in approx. 10 yea...

Pinus pinea 'Silver Crest'

Added on 5 Jan, 2020 | 0 photos

This tree can be found along the Mediterranean coast as a beautiful stone pine. This stone pine is very beautifu...

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Pinus schwerinii ‘Wiethorst’

Added on 13 Aug, 2019 | 1 photo

Pinus x schwerinii 'Wiethorst' 5L A dwarf upright growing variety with a broadly pyramidal shape dens...

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Pinus sylvestris 'Chantry Blue'

Added on 31 Jul, 2014 | 2 photos

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

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Pleioblastus auricomis

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 3 photos

Plum 'Victoria'

Added on 27 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Prunus.
Species: Prunus domestica.

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Polemonium 'Bressingham Purple'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

1 in patio border. April 2017.

Polemonium 'Purple Rain'

Added on 22 May, 2020 | 0 photos

6 young plants from Parkers May 2020.

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Polemonium ‘Blue Pearl’

Added on 13 Mar, 2020 | 1 photo

Polemonium caeruleum ‘Blue’

Added on 16 Mar, 2020 | 0 photos

Three at back of Golden border. March 2020 from Dobbies.

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Polemonium x jacobaea

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 1 photo

A low growing hybrid Jacobs Ladder with rich green foliage and masses of bright blue flowers in late spring. Ste...

Polystichum setiferum - soft shield fern

Added on 7 Jun, 2015 | 0 photos

Genus: Polystichum.
Species: Polystichum setiferum.

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Potentilla 'Miss Wilmott'

Added on 25 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla nepalensis.

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Potentilla 'Monarch's Velvet'

Added on 18 Aug, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla.

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...

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Primula 'Cheshire Life'

Added on 29 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

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Primula 'Special Yellow'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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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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Primula ‘Mandarin Kisses’ (Oak Leaf)

Added on 15 Feb, 2018 | 2 photos

15x25cm. Moist fertile sun or part shade.

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