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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.

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...

Origanum onites - French Marjoram

Added on 23 May, 2015 | 0 photos

Genus: Origanum.
Species: Origanum onites.

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...

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Osmanthus heterophyllus 'tricolor'

Added on 25 Jan, 2015 | 1 photo

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 | 1 photo

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

Pachysandra terminalis 'Green Sheen'

Added on 13 Jul, 2015 | 0 photos

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 | 2 photos

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 | 2 photos

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia 'Cytherea'.

PAEONIA 'Cytherea'

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

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Paeonia 'Kansas'

Added on 11 May, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia lactiflora.

85cm.x50cm. Deep red flowers. Planted at sunny edge of shady side of pod planting. May 2016 Ashbrook.

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Paeonia cambessedesii

Added on 8 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia cambessedesii.

Small plant sent from Brian Oct 2014. Planted at corner of Patio nearest to Arch.

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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 ...

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Pear 'Concorde'

Added on 30 Jan, 2015 | 1 photo

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Penstemon 'Alice Hindley'

Added on 4 Feb, 2016 | 1 photo

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

Three for raised pink and blue border. Feb.2016

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Penstemon 'Garnet' (Shirley's)

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

One added to pod planting far right corner. July 2016.

Penstemon 'Pensham Laura'

Added on 4 Apr, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

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Penstemon 'Plum Jerkum'

Added on 21 May, 2016 | 3 photos

Species: Penstemon..

Three plugs for the pod planting. Hayloft may 2016. Growing on in pots.

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Penstemon 'Rich Ruby'

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 2 photos

Species: Penstemon..

Description
Penstemon ‘Rich Ruby’ is a fully hardy, perennial, semi-evergreen plant with deep red flowers i...

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Penstemon 'Snowstorm'

Added on 20 Jul, 2016 | 2 photos

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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.

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Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red'

Added on 30 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

Clustered heads of green buds opening white flowers are enhanced by calyces, stems and foliage stained beetroot ...

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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 ‘Fat Domino’

Added on 6 Mar, 2018 | 1 photo

One for each side of the pod from Claire Austin Feb. 2018.

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Persicaria microcephala 'Purple Fantasy'

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 3 photos

Small heads of pale pink-white flowers produced on very thin stems in the upper leaf axils. The lyrate leaves ar...

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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...

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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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Phlox paniculata 'Junior Surprise'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

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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 'Peacock White'

Added on 31 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

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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Phlox paniculata 'Rembrandt'

Added on 23 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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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 (possibly 'Purple Eye Flame')

Added on 19 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

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Phlox subulata 'Early Spring Purple'

Added on 18 Feb, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox subulata.

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Phormium 'Platts Black'

Added on 5 Jul, 2014 | 4 photos

Genus: Phormium.
Species: Phormium tenax.

Evergreen. 1.5m

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Photinia ‘Little Red Robin’

Added on 21 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

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Physocarpus opulifolius 'Diable D'Or' - Nine Bark

Added on 10 May, 2017 | 3 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...

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Picea glauca 'Daisy's White'

Added on 15 Jan, 2018 | 1 photo

Young conifer for winter pot.

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Picea pungens 'Super Blue' - Colorado Blue Spruce

Added on 13 Jun, 2016 | 2 photos

In a pot on patio

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Picea sitchensis 'Papoose'

Added on 10 Mar, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Picea.
Species: Picea sitchensis.

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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 | 5 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 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 | 3 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

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Plum 'Victoria'

Added on 27 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

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.

Polystichum polyblepharum

Added on 19 Mar, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Polystichum.
Species: Polystichum polyblepharum.

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Polystichum setiferum - soft shield fern

Added on 7 Jun, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Polystichum.
Species: Polystichum setiferum.

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Potentilla 'Miss Wilmott'

Added on 25 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla nepalensis.

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Potentilla 'Monarch's Velvet'

Added on 18 Aug, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla.

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Potentilla atrosanguinea 'Scarlet Starlet'

Added on 5 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla atrosanguinea.

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

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Pratia angulata 'Treadwellii'

Added on 26 May, 2017 | 1 photo

In planters with Fatshedera

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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 | 1 photo

15x25cm. Moist fertile sun or part shade.

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

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Primula auricula

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Primula auricula 'Royal Velvet'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Primula auricula ‘Polly’

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 2 photos

Show auricula with green edged ‘meal’ covered flowers.

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Primula beesiana (Bees Primrose)

Added on 19 May, 2017 | 1 photo

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

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Primula darialica

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Kevock Feb. 2019

Primula darialica

Primula darialica is quite like the well-known Primula frondosa and fa...

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Primula denticulata 'Rubin'

Added on 25 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula denticulata.

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Primula elatior

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Woodland perennial. April 2019

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Primula florindae (Red)

Added on 2 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

Likes shade and moisture. Flowers all summer. Perfumed. Bought at SGS Angus plant sale 2018. A young plant.

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Primula Lemon

Added on 27 Mar, 2016 | 1 photo

Five planted in Golden Border. Similar to cowslip. March 2016

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Primula mairei JN

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Kevock Feb 2019

Primula mairei

Most of these small primulas in the Muscarioides section have tight over-w...

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Primula poissonii

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Primula scotica

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Primula scotica

This large section, formerly known as Farinosae, is found right round the northern hemispher...

Primula sieboldi ‘Alba’

Added on 30 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

One in pond pebbles.

Primula sieboldii is a native of eastern Siberia, Manchuria, Korea and Japan where it gr...

Primula veris

Added on 6 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula veris.

Primula Vulgaris

Added on 20 Mar, 2015 | 0 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula vulgaris.

Three pots bought for under the hedge, but I split them up a bit so had a few more plants. In the wildflower bo...

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Primula vulgaris ‘Dark Rosaleen’

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Dark bronzy leaves. Deep red flowers with pink-white stripes in March. 15x15cm.

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Primula x pubescens ‘Mrs JH Wilson’

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Auricula with evergree rosettes of grey/green leaves. Lightly fragrant clusters of bright purple flowers with a ...

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Prunus domestica italica - Greengage 'Cambridge Gage'

Added on 17 Oct, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Prunus.
Species: Prunus domestica.

Position: full sun
Soil: will tolerate most soils, except very chalky or badly drained
Rate of growth: slow gr...

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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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Prunus serrula 'Royal Burgundy'

Added on 12 May, 2017 | 2 photos

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

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Prunus x subhirtella Autumnalis Rosea - Winter flowering Cherry

Added on 23 Jan, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Prunus.
Species: Prunus x subhirtella Autumnalis Rosea.

Nice large pot grown young tree with plenty of side shoots and in bud. Planted in the law to be visible from the...

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Pulmonaria 'Sissinghurst White'

Added on 26 Jun, 2014 | 1 photo

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

One in centre of back garden.