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Sempervivum ‘Standard Green’

Added on 8 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

5 in gravel back garden.

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Sempervivum ‘Terracotta Baby’

Added on 28 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

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Sempervivum calcareum

Added on 24 Nov, 2016 | 2 photos

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Sempervivum ingversenii

Added on 28 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

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Sempervivum ssp globiferum ‘Toska’

Added on 19 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

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Senecio mandraliscae

Added on 6 Oct, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Senecio.
Species: senecio mandraliscae.

Four in a pot from Dobbies £2. In Greenhouse.

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Silene 'Druett's Variegated'

Added on 19 Apr, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Silene.
Species: Silene armeria.

White flowers above neat mats of cream and green foliage. Flwers late spring to midsummer. Two in planters on de...

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Silene 'Rolly's Favourite'

Added on 13 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

Genus: Silene.
Species: Silene dioica.

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Skimmia japonica 'Red Riding Hood'

Added on 24 Feb, 2015 | 3 photos

Genus: Skimmia.
Species: Skimmia japonica.

Skimmia japonica 'Red Riding Hood' is a dwarf shrub with glossy dark green leaves and clusters of pink...

Skimmia japonica 'Rubella'

Added on 17 Nov, 2019 | 0 photos

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Skimmia x confusa 'Kew Green'

Added on 20 Jan, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Skimmia.
Species: Skimmia x confusa.

Soldanella villosa

Added on 27 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Kevock Feb. 2019

The snowbells are amongst the favourite flowers of the European Alps, pushing their way thro...

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Solidago virgaurea (Golden Rod)

Added on 21 Mar, 2017 | 2 photos

3 small bare roots in pots in greenhouse. March 2017.

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Sorbus 'Chinese Lace'

Added on 16 Oct, 2015 | 3 photos

Genus: Sorbus.
Species: Sorbus x Chinese Lace.

Position: full sun or lightly dappled shade
Soil: tolerates most soil conditions
Rate of growth: average
Flow...

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Sorbus cashmiriana

Added on 20 May, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Sorbus.
Species: Sorbus cashmiriana.

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Sorbus reducta

Added on 1 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

A dwarf form of rowan which grows to 60cm high and about 2m in a clump. It can be one of 2 forms, suckering or n...

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Stachys macrantha Superba

Added on 2 May, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Stachys.
Species: Stachys macrantha.

clump forming perennial with heart shaped, soft, wrinkled leaves from which arise stout stems topped with cluste...

Stachys officinalis

Added on 1 Sep, 2018 | 0 photos

The species, which is more purple in flower than the named form ‘Hummelo’ which is pinker. Added to the raised b...

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Stachys officinalis 'Hummelo'

Added on 25 Nov, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Stachys.
Species: Stachys officinalis.

4 pots for raised border.

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Stokesia laevis

Added on 25 Nov, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Stokesia.
Species: Stokesia laevis.

3 pots for raised border.

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Styrax japonicus 'Marley’s Pink Parasol' (J L Weeping) - japanese snowbell

Added on 4 Apr, 2016 | 4 photos

Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained, neutral to acidic soil
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Syringa vulgaris 'Madame Lemoine'

Added on 4 May, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Syringa.
Species: Syringa vulgaris.

3m x 2m after 10 years. Dense bunches of large, highly fragrant, double white flowers. Flowers begin green yeelo...

Tayberry ‘Buckingham’

Added on 3 Nov, 2018 | 0 photos

A good looking tall young plant from T &M to replace a poor blackberry vine.

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Teucrium chamaedrys Rose - Germander

Added on 11 May, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Teucrium.
Species: Teucrium chamaedrys.

Shrubby perennial hardy spreaing. Bears numerous small spikes of rose-pink flowers. Flowers all summer. 23x30cm....

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Teucrium hircanicum 'Purple Tails'

Added on 11 May, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Teucrium.
Species: Teucrium hircanicum.

In summer, spires of small, purple flowers rise above busy, green, aromatic foliage. Attractive, vigoous perenn...

Teucrium lucidrys

Added on 20 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

Six small plants added Nov. 2016 in the patio border. An evergreen flowering shrub. Compact, with summer flowers...

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Thujopsis dolobrata 'Nana'

Added on 8 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

90x90cm in 10 years. Sunny or part shaded spot. Trim lightly as required once established. Bronze tinted in Autu...

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Thyme (Creeping)

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

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Thymus vulgaris ‘Silver Posie’

Added on 28 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

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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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Tiarella 'Spring Symphony'

Added on 24 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Tiarella.
Species: Tiarella cordifolia.

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Tiarella 'Sugar and Spice'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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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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Trollius europaeus compacta 'Lemon Supreme'

Added on 11 May, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Trollius.
Species: Trollius europaeus.

30cm Brilliant lemon yellow flowers, very vigorous though compact of habit. Flowers May-June. One beside pond Ma...

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Tulip - Dwarf Single Early 'Flair'

Added on 10 Feb, 2018 | 1 photo

In planters on patio.

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Tulip 'American Dream'

Added on 30 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

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Tulip 'Monte Carlo'

Added on 27 Oct, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Tulipa.
Species: Tulipa acuminata.

12 bulbs in large wooden box planter on patio, with tete a tete and yellow Iris danfordiae for spring.

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Tulip kaufmanniana 'Scarlet Baby'

Added on 21 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

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Tulip praestans 'Shogun'

Added on 5 Oct, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Tulipa.
Species: Tulipa praestans.

Species tulip. Nice Apricot colour. 32 in Driveside Border.

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Tulip praestans Van Tubergen's var.

Added on 20 Sep, 2016 | 2 photos

Dwarf red tulip in a pot and also in the planter with the evergreen yellow jasmine.

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Tulip whitallii

Added on 15 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

Species: tulip whitallii.

30 bulbs around Apple trees.

Tulipa 'Red Riding Hood'

Added on 2 Apr, 2017 | 0 photos

Dwarf red tulip with striped leaves.

Tulipa ‘Flair’

Added on 18 Mar, 2019 | 0 photos

Dwarf early tulip at front door in pot with holly.

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Tulipa greigii ‘Rob Verlinden’

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Early flowering. Red flowers. Dark spotted leaf with a white edge. 25cm. One pot from Ashbrook, April 2019.

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Tulipa hageri 'Little Beauty'

Added on 15 Oct, 2014 | 4 photos

Genus: Tulipa.
Species: Tulipa hageri 'Little Beauty'.

20 in large square pot around cotoneaster frigidus, and 10 in the front of lower raised bed.

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Tulipa humilis 'Alba Caerulata Oculata'

Added on 24 Oct, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Tulipa.
Species: Tulipa humilis.

10 bulbs in black pot.

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Tulipa humilis 'Persian Pearl'

Added on 5 Apr, 2015 | 3 photos

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Tulipa kauffmania ‘Giusseppi Verdi’

Added on 18 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

In pot with trailing rosemary.

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Tulipa sylvestris

Added on 15 Oct, 2014 | 5 photos

Genus: Tulipa.
Species: Tulipa sylvestris.

Heuchera corner 10 bulbs. Yellw, scented.

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Tulips (general)

Added on 6 May, 2017 | 17 photos

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Uncinia rubra - Hook Sedge/Red Sedge

Added on 22 Jul, 2014 | 3 photos

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

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Uvularia grandiflora - 'Merrybells'

Added on 8 Jan, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Uvularia.
Species: Uvularia grandiflora.

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Plant Type: Perennials
Grows To: 75 cm [29 inches]
Flowers: May - Jun

Slow sp...

Vaccineum corymbosum - Blueberry 'Pink Lemonade'

Added on 12 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

Vaccineum corymbosum - Blueberry 'Top Hat'

Added on 4 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

A dwarf variety of Blueberry bearing sky blue fruits in abundance, but never growing above 50cm. One purchased A...

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Vaccinium vitis-idaea 'Fireballs' (Lingonberry)

Added on 30 Oct, 2019 | 2 photos

Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: prefers moist but well-drained, acidic soil or ericaceous compost in ...

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Vases of flowers from the garden

Added on 22 Jun, 2014 | 25 photos

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Vegetable Garden

Added on 27 May, 2016 | 7 photos

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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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Verbascum 'Jackie' (Yellow/Apricot)

Added on 28 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Three in raised border. April 2019 Jackie is a Dwarf variety of perennial Mullein.

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Verbascum phoeniceum ‘Flush of White’

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

4 added to white garden. April 2019.

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Verbascum phoenicium 'Violetta'

Added on 25 Nov, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Verbascum.
Species: Verbascum phoenicium 'Violetta'.

Three pots for central raised border.

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Verbascum phoenicium ‘Southern Charm’

Added on 30 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

75 x 30 cm. flowers july -september

Verbascum x hybridum 'Banana Custard'

Added on 8 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

Two for Golden Border. April 2019

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Veronica 'Baby Doll'

Added on 10 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

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Veronica 'Christy'

Added on 16 Jul, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Veronica.
Species: Veronica x hybrida 'Christy'.

15x30cm. Full sun. Good for attracting bees and butterflies.

Veronica 'Goldwell'

Added on 31 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Veronica.
Species: Veronica prostrata.

Under biggest blue conifer beside drive.

Veronica 'Trehane'

Added on 10 Jun, 2017 | 0 photos

4 in rose patio border. April 2018

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Veronica beccabunga (Brooklime)

Added on 19 Apr, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Veronica.
Species: Veronica beccabunga.

Marginal pond plant bearing pretty blue flowers.

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Veronica gentianoides - Speedwell

Added on 11 May, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Veronica.
Species: Veronica gentianoides.

Lovely pale blue flower spikes above creeping mats of glossy, dark green foliage. Flowers late spring to early s...

Veronica spicata 'Inspire Blue'

Added on 25 May, 2019 | 0 photos

3 from secret Garden Club. May 2019. All in raised border.

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Veronica spicata ‘Pink Goblin’

Added on 1 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

A compact dwarf selection. Intense rosy pink flower spikes diring the summer months. Makes a great cut flower. H...

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Viburnum bodnantense 'Dawn'

Added on 7 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Viburnum carlesii

Added on 10 Mar, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum carlesii.

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Viburnum nudum 'Pink Beauty'

Added on 6 Oct, 2017 | 1 photo

Planted this today, but will have to move it. It says on the label that it's evergreen and has a max ht. of...

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Viburnum plicatum f. tomentosum 'Kilimanjaro'

Added on 1 Mar, 2018 | 3 photos

Large shrub from Crocus for the green and white back garden gravel area. It has a more upright growth habit than...

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Viburnum tinus

Added on 29 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum tinus.

Viburnum Tinus 'Eve Price'

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum tinus.

One added to the green and white garden.

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Viburnum tinus 'Lisa Rose' ('Laurustinus')

Added on 24 Nov, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum tinus.

Hardy evergreen shrub. Pink buds open to white flowers throughout autumn, winter and spring. This variety branc...

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Viburnum tinus ‘Spirit’

Added on 11 Nov, 2018 | 2 photos

Viburnum tinus 'Spirit' is a dense, shrubby, smaller cultivar of Viburnum tinus, reaching a maximum of...

Viburnum trilobum ‘Wentworth’

Added on 14 May, 2019 | 0 photos

A lovely white flowering Viburnum. Flat panicles of tiny flowers and fresh green leaves. Deciduous hardy shrub. ...

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Vinca 'Illumination'

Added on 10 Mar, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Vinca.
Species: Vinca 'Illumination'.

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Vinca minor 'Alba'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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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Water feature

Added on 8 Apr, 2016 | 3 photos

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Weigela florida 'All Summer Red'

Added on 14 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

75x75cm. Flowers spring to autumn. Dwarf habit, fully hardy. 2 in pod garden, Crocus April 2016.

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Weigela Florida 'Monet'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 3 photos

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Weigela florida variegata

Added on 21 Apr, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Weigela.
Species: Weigela florida.

AGM sun or light shade 1.4x 1.4m drive border. Dobbies April 2016

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White Garden

Added on 30 Mar, 2017 | 9 photos

Not a plant, but a place to collect my photos of the white garden at the North facing aspect of my house.

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Wildflowers

Added on 16 Jun, 2015 | 25 photos

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Wildlife Pond

Added on 29 Apr, 2015 | 31 photos

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Wisteria (Pink) from Rachel's Dundee Garden

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

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