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Sedum Reflexum

Added on 26 Jun, 2020 | 1 photo

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum reflexum.

Good ground covering alpine with tiny green foliage turning red and producing tiny bright yellow flowers.
Grave...

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Erigeron “Sea Breeze”

Added on 9 Jun, 2020 | 2 photos

Genus: Erigeron.
Species: Erigeron glaucus.

Mauve flowering Fleabane. This perennial does back to below ground level each year in autumn, them fresh new gro...

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Sea Thrift (Düsseldorf Pride)

Added on 29 May, 2020 | 1 photo

Dwarf sea thrift.
Hardy evergreen perennial, likes well drained soil and a sunny location.
Can be found in coa...

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Blue Spruce

Added on 24 May, 2020 | 1 photo

Genus: Picea.
Species: Picea pungens.

Slow growing evergreen. Greenish blue needles with pink pine cones at the tips in late spring, early summer.
Dr...

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Hosta Patriot

Added on 13 May, 2020 | 1 photo

Genus: Hosta.
Species: Hosta fortunei.

Puckered olive green leaves with irregular creamy white edges/margins.
Spikes of lilac flowers in July through ...

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Common Bugle/Bugleweed.

Added on 6 May, 2020 | 1 photo

Genus: Ajuga.
Species: Ajuga reptans.

Perennial herbaceous flowering plant in the Ajugeae tribe of the mint family Lamiaceae.
Rhizomatous. Topped by...

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Libertia grandiflora

Added on 3 May, 2020 | 1 photo

A fan of green, stiff, spiky leaves which are bronze tinged with a golden yellow stripe down the middle.
Cluste...

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Acer palmatum ‘Butterfly’

Added on 27 Apr, 2020 | 1 photo

Genus: Acer.
Species: Acer palmatum.

Variegated Japanese maple, white edge with pink on bluish-green filigree leaves. Growth habit is narrowly uprigh...

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African Daisy

Added on 13 Apr, 2020 | 1 photo

One of the smaller tribes of the sunflower/daisy family.
This appears to be quite hardy in the green here, mayb...

Clematis triternata rubromarginata

Added on 6 Mar, 2020 | 0 photos

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis x triternata.

Sun or part shade. Flowering time July to September, colour white and mauve.
15 to 20 ft.
Almond scented flow...

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Sedum album

Added on 16 Aug, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum album.

Sedum album “coral carpet”.

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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.

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House leeks

Added on 27 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Sempervivum.
Species: Sempervivum tectorum.

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Gerbera

Added on 27 Jul, 2019 | 3 photos

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...

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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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Rambling Rose

Added on 7 Jul, 2019 | 3 photos

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

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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...

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Hosta

Added on 31 May, 2019 | 4 photos

Genus: Hosta.
Species: Hosta Halcyon.

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

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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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Lilac

Added on 5 May, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Syringa.
Species: Syringa josee.

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Fern

Added on 28 Apr, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Dryopteris.
Species: Dryopteris filix-mas.

Lovely lush green fronds, quite hardy.

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Winter savoury

Added on 24 Apr, 2019 | 3 photos

Genus: Satureja.
Species: Satureja montana.

Herb plant, with pretty mauve/lilac flowers.

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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...

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Acer

Added on 22 Apr, 2019 | 6 photos

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

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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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Juniper

Added on 21 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Lovely juniper grown and shaped over the years.

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Camellia

Added on 9 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Pink flowering camellia.

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Allium

Added on 25 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium.

Crocus

Added on 22 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

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

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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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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...

Sedum spathulifolium

Added on 17 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum spathulifolium.

Sedum pachyclados

Added on 17 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum pachyclados.

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Sedum

Added on 17 Feb, 2019 | 5 photos

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum album.

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Hellebore

Added on 16 Feb, 2019 | 4 photos

Hellebore “Emma”, family Ranunculacae.

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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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Geranium

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 3 photos

Genus: Geranium.
Species: Geranium robertianum.

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Viburnum

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum tinus.

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...

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Rosemary

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Rosmarinus.
Species: Rosmarinus officinalis.

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Euonymus

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Euonymus.
Species: Euonymus fortunei.

Olive

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Olea.
Species: Olea europaea.

Ivy

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Parthenocissus.
Species: Parthenocissus tricuspidata.

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Ceanothus

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Ceanothus.
Species: Ceanothus burkwoodii.

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Pieris

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Pieris.
Species: Pieris japonica.

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Holly

Added on 9 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Ilex.
Species: Ilex aquifolium.

Ilex Aquifolium "Alaska".

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Tree fern

Added on 7 Feb, 2019 | 7 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...

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Lavender

Added on 7 Feb, 2019 | 5 photos

Genus: Lavandula.
Species: Lavandula angustifolia.

Osmanthus

Added on 6 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Osmanthus.
Species: Osmanthus heterophyllus.

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Choisya

Added on 6 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Choisya.
Species: Choisya ternata.

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Emerald Green Cedar

Added on 4 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Thuja.
Species: Thuja occidentalis.

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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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Chilean potato tree/vine.

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 6 photos

Genus: Solanum.
Species: Solanum crispum.

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

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Hydrangea

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Hydrangea.
Species: Hydrangea macrophylla.

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Clematis

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 3 photos

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis x cartmanii.

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

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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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Cistus

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 -...

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...

Polystichum Tsus - Simense

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Asplenium Scolopendrium “Augustfolia”

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Asplenium.
Species: Asplenium scolopendrium.

Dryopteris erythrosora “Brillance”

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Dryopteris.
Species: Dryopteris erythrosora.

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Viburnum “Lisa Rose”.

Added on 3 Feb, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum tinus.