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Juniper

Added on 21 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Lovely juniper grown and shaped over the years.

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Alyssum

Added on 24 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Pretty perennial flower, it seems to like being on my rockery. Thrives quite well. The little white flowers on m...

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Acer

Added on 22 Apr, 2019 | 5 photos

Ace palmatum dissectum.
I've had this lovely green Acer for many years.
Grown in a lovely terracotta pot ...

Polystichum Tsus - Simense

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

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Japanese maple

Added on 23 Apr, 2019 | 4 photos

Japanese maple is a woody plant native to Japan, China, east Mongolia, Korea and southwest Russia.
Deciduous s...

Rambling Rose

Added on 7 Jul, 2019 | 0 photos

Deep pink rambling rose. Fragrant and floriferous.
Clambering across a fence, wildly...
Prone to several dise...

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Camellia

Added on 12 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Pretty white camellia I bought from a local supermarket, quite a bargain. Not sure which type of camellia this i...

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Hellebore

Added on 16 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Hellebore “Emma”, family Ranunculacae.

Crocus

Added on 22 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Crocus now blooming nicely in my small bed in the back garden.

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Camellia

Added on 9 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Pink flowering camellia.

Cistus rock rose

Added on 25 May, 2019 | 0 photos

Evergreen shrub five petalled bowl shaped flowers, each lasting a single day.
Full sun, well drained, sand, cha...

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Allium

Added on 25 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium.

Asplenium Scolopendrium “Augustfolia”

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Asplenium.
Species: Asplenium scolopendrium.

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Brunnera "silver spear"

Added on 24 May, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Brunnera.
Species: Brunnera macrophylla.

A mound forming, rhizomatous perennial, bearing large, heart shaped, silver marked, dark green leaves. In Spring...

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Ceanothus

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Ceanothus.
Species: Ceanothus burkwoodii.

Choisya

Added on 6 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Choisya.
Species: Choisya ternata.

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Cistus

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Cistus.
Species: Cistus x corbariensis.

A dense, bushy shrub with dark green leaves and white flowers with yellows centres. Flowers from late Spring to ...

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Clematis

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis x cartmanii.

Clematis “Early Sensation”.
Evergreen variety, growing up to 3m tall, with finely-divided leaves, bronze when ...

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Clematis triternata

Added on 16 Aug, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis x triternata.

Clematis x triternata rubromarginata.
Heavily scented. Strong almond fragrance flowers.
Perennial, deciduous c...

Cotula

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Cotula.
Species: Cotula barbata.

Cotula “Dioica Minima”.
An evergreen spreading mat of green, fern-like foliage with small yellow flowers on sh...

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Tree fern

Added on 7 Feb, 2019 | 5 photos

Genus: Dicksonia.
Species: Dicksonia antarctica.

A tropical fern that takes the form of a tree. It has a shaggy trunk and ornamental foliage.
It’s a tough plan...

Dryopteris erythrosora “Brillance”

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Dryopteris.
Species: Dryopteris erythrosora.

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Fern

Added on 28 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Dryopteris.
Species: Dryopteris filix-mas.

Lovely lush green fronds, quite hardy.

Paperbush

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Edgeworthia.
Species: Edgeworthia crysantha.

Edgeworthia crysantha “grandiflora”. This shrub flowers in February/March on bare wood with yellow, pleasant sme...

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Eryngium planum “ Blue Hobbit “

Added on 27 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Eryngium.
Species: Eryngium planum.

This is a compact perennial, grows to about 30cm tall, with a clump of rounded basal leaves.
Erect, branched st...

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Escallonia

Added on 13 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Escallonia.
Species: Escallonia "apple blossom".

Semi evergreen shrub, frost hardy. ( needs winter protection in cold areas.)
Masses of apple blossom pink, tubu...

Euonymus

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus fortunei.

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Fatsia

Added on 4 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Fatsia.
Species: Fatsia japonica.

Commonly known as castor oil plant. Evergreen, with stout, soarsley branched stems bearing large, leathery, palm...

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Geranium

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Geranium.
Species: Geranium robertianum.

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Gerbera

Added on 27 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Gerbera.
Species: Gerbera Asteraceae.

Hot pink gerbera. Potted up and added for vibrancy.
Member of the daisy family.
Likes full sun.
Deadhead to p...

Hebe “ Blue Star “

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Hebe.
Species: Hebe albicans.

Shrubby Veronica. Striking silver-grey foliage forms a superb compact mound, with masses of complementary dazzli...

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Hosta

Added on 31 May, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Hosta.
Species: Hosta Halcyon.

Hosta Halcyon "June"
Rich variegated bluish green leaves with yellow middle.

Hosta “Wide Brim”

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Hosta.
Species: Hosta lancifolia.

This hosta has classic variegated foliage. Notably blue-green, creamy to yellow irregularly edged foliage, formi...

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Hydrangea

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Hydrangea.
Species: Hydrangea macrophylla.

Hypericum

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Hypericum.
Species: Hypericum inodorum.

“Magical Beauty”. Warm position, sunny, semi-shady spot. Flowering period of the flowers and pink berries is fro...

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Holly

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Ilex.
Species: Ilex aquifolium.

Ilex Aquifolium "Alaska".

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Lavender

Added on 7 Feb, 2019 | 3 photos

Genus: Lavandula.
Species: Lavandula angustifolia.

Libertia

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Libertia.
Species: Libertia Formosa.

Ornamental plant in the Iridaceae family.
Prodigious white flowers in late spring/early summer.
Can grow to 2f...

Olive

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Olea.
Species: Olea europaea.

Oregano

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Origanum.
Species: Origanum vulgare.

Perennial herb, native to Europe and the Middle East.the plant has square stems, oval leaves and purple flowers....

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Oregano

Added on 13 Aug, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Origanum.
Species: Origanum vulgare.

Flowering plant in the mint family.
Native to the Mediterranean region and southwestern Eurasia.
Perennial herb.

Osmanthus

Added on 6 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Osmanthus.
Species: Osmanthus heterophyllus.

Ivy

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Parthenocissus.
Species: Parthenocissus tricuspidata.

Conifer “Alberta Globe”

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Picea.
Species: Picea glauca.

Neat conifer forming a broad, conical shape of tight foliage. Beautiful in Spring and Summer. 10 year height 1 -...

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Pieris

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Pieris.
Species: Pieris japonica.

Pritzelago/Hornungia

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Pritzelago.
Species: Pritzelago alpina.

Pritzelago “Icecube”. A compact mat-forming evergreen perennial with small dark green leaves, round clusters of ...

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Rosemary

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Rosmarinus.
Species: Rosmarinus officinalis.

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Winter savoury

Added on 24 Apr, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Satureja.
Species: Satureja montana.

Herb plant, with pretty mauve/lilac flowers.

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Sedum

Added on 17 Feb, 2019 | 3 photos

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum album.

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Sedum album

Added on 16 Aug, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum album.

Sedum album “coral carpet”.

Sedum pachyclados

Added on 17 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum pachyclados.

Sedum spathulifolium

Added on 17 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum spathulifolium.

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House leeks

Added on 27 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Sempervivum.
Species: Sempervivum tectorum.

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Sempervivum, House Leek.

Added on 22 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Sempervivum.
Species: Sempervivum tectorum.

One of many sempervivum on the rockery area at the back of the garden.
Common house leek.
Most are hardy to U...

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Sempervivum

Added on 22 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Sempervivum.
Species: Sempervivum tectorum.

House Leeks potted up in a reclaimed, Victorian octagonal chimney pot.

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Chilean potato tree/vine.

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 4 photos

Genus: Solanum.
Species: Solanum crispum.

“Glasnevin”, evergreen climber.
It has wiry stems with small semi evergreen leaves.
The flowers have lilac pet...

Snowberry

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Symphoricarpos.
Species: Symphoricarpos albus.

Symphoricarpos “Hancock”. A low growing, spreading shrub with tiny bell-shaped, pale pink flowers in late summer...

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Lilac

Added on 5 May, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Syringa.
Species: Syringa josee.

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Emerald Green Cedar

Added on 4 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Thuja.
Species: Thuja occidentalis.

Thyme

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Thymus.
Species: Thymus praecox.

Commonly known as “woolly thyme”. Aromatic evergreen narrow,woolly foliage producing a mass of pink flowers.
Fl...

Thyme

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Thymus.
Species: Thymus x citriodorus.

Low growing creeper with bright gold and green, lemon scented variegated foliage covered with delightful purple ...

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Viburnum “Lisa Rose”.

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum tinus.

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Viburnum

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum tinus.