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Physostegia virginiana 'Crown of Snow'

Added on 7 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Physostegia.
Species: Physostegia virginiana.

From SGC July 2019

Phlox paniculata 'Sweet Summer'

Added on 7 Jul, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

From SGC July 2019

Kalimeris yomena 'Shogun'

Added on 7 Jul, 2019 | 0 photos

From SGC July 2019

Alcea rosea 'Nigra' (Hollyhock

Added on 7 Jul, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Alcea.
Species: Alcea rosea.

From SGC July 2019

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Lavender 'Devon Compact'

Added on 27 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Lavandula.
Species: Lavandula.

A French Lavender form with lavender blue flowers on a dense grey-green foliage. Ht. 35cm tall. Flowers May-Octo...

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Lavandula 'Bandera Purple' for my records

Added on 27 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Lavandula.
Species: Lavandula.

Half hardy perennial. Naturally compact and very free branching plants produce an abundance of flower stems, dee...

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Lavandula 'Bandera Pink'

Added on 27 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Lavandula.
Species: Lavandula.

Half hardy perennial. Naturally compact and very free branching plant produce an abundance of flower stems, dee...

Silene maritima (Sea Campion)

Added on 6 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Silene.
Species: Silene maritima.

From SGC 6/4/2019.

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Rhodanthemum hybrida 'Casablanca'

Added on 6 Apr, 2019 | 2 photos

Species: Rhodanthemum.

From SGC 6/4/2019. Has white daisy flowers.

Geum 'Moonlight Serenade'

Added on 6 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

From SGC 6/4/2019 Has creamy yellow flowers. Planted in back border in front of Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby'.

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Buphthalmum salicifolium (Yellow Ox eye)

Added on 6 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

From SGC 6/4/2019 Perennial, needs full sun. Planted in front of Brachyglottis.

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Rosa 'Gloria Dei' (Peace)

Added on 4 Feb, 2019 | 3 photos

A hybrid tea rose, one of 2 for £5 in a local shop. 4 Feb. 2019. Planted in the place of a Cotinus removed on ...

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Rosa 'Queen of England'

Added on 4 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

One of 2 for £5 in a local shop. Planted on 26/2/19 close to Rose 'Peace'.

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Hebe 'Pink Lady'

Added on 22 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

Small, compact, bushy evergreen shrub to 50cm (20"). Grey-green spear shaped leaves. Pale pink flowers fadi...

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Carex 'Feather Falls'

Added on 22 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Carex.
Species: Carex.

Vigorous densely tufted evergreen ornamental grass. Variegated leaves with small spikes of cream flowers in Spri...

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Carex flagellifera 'Kiwi'

Added on 22 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

Densely tufted evergreen ornamental grass. Likes moist or well drained soil in full sun or part shade 40cm high ...

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Aubrieta 'Kitte Blue'

Added on 22 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Aubrieta.
Species: Aubrieta.

Mound forming evergreen perennial with numerous small blue flowers in Spring. Likes moist or well drained soil ...

Thymus pulegioides Bertram Anderson

Added on 8 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

Bought from SGC on 8 Jan 2019 for front gravel garden. . Spreading evergreen, lemon scented foliage, with occasi...

Campanula carpatica blue

Added on 8 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

Bought 2 of these (8/1/2019) from SGC for the non-pond area. Flowers July-August. Open cup-shaped blue flowers o...

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Erinus alpinus (Alpen balsam)

Added on 8 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

Bought 3 of these (8 Jan2019) from SGC for the ex. pond area.
An abundance of tiny pink star-shaped flowers on ...

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Crocosmia 'Norwich Canary'

Added on 15 Nov, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Crocosmia.
Species: Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora.

2 of these from SGC on 15/11/2018. A deciduous cormous perennial with erect, sword-shped leaves and branched s...

Lysimachia ciliata 'Firecracker'

Added on 15 Nov, 2018 | 0 photos

From SCG 15/11/2018. An upright herbaceous perennial to 1m in height. Pointed leaves, which if grown in a sunn...

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Digitalis grandiflora Dwarf Carillion

Added on 1 Nov, 2018 | 2 photos

Genus: Digitalis.
Species: Digitalis grandiflora.

From SGC October 2018. Long-flowering Foxglove has upright stalks of creamy-yellow tubular flowers with speckled...

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Digitalis purpurea Sugar Plum

Added on 1 Nov, 2018 | 2 photos

Genus: Digitalis.
Species: Digitalis purpurea.

Tall spires of lilac flowers with a deep purple throat above dark green leaves. Flowers June to August in semi-s...

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Lysimachia punctata

Added on 1 Nov, 2018 | 1 photo

From SGC October 2018. Spikes of whorled yellow five petalled flowers June to August in sun or part shade. Ht. ...

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Penstemon Huskers Red

Added on 1 Nov, 2018 | 2 photos

White flowers flushed with pink on maroon-red stems. from July to August. From SGC in October 2018. Ht. 20"...

Geum

Geum Lisanne

Added on 1 Nov, 2018 | 1 photo

From The Secret Gardening Club Oct.2018. This Geum has soft pale yellow flowers from May to August. Ht. 16"...

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Salvia microphylla 'Hot Lips'

Added on 6 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

Bought at Wisley Plant Fair 5/9/2018. Popular hardy Salvia has a red outer flower with a white throat. Aromatic ...

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Salvia 'Dyson's Maroon'

Added on 6 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

Bought at Wisley Plant Fair 5/9/2018. A shrubby perennial or evergreen shrub with deep green leaves. Spikes of d...

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Salvia guaranitica 'Black & Blue'

Added on 6 Sep, 2018 | 3 photos

Bought at RHS Wisley Plant Fair 5/9/2018. A sub-shrubby perennial with mid-green leaves. Spikes of deep blue fl...

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Penstemon Pensham 'Plum Jerkum'

Added on 19 Aug, 2018 | 2 photos

This has small tubular plum-purple flowers with white mottled throats. Blooms from early Summer to mid Autumn. ...

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Narcissus 'Tete-a-Tete'

Added on 19 Aug, 2018 | 1 photo

Very well known variety of a dwarf Daffodil.

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Narcissus 'Minnow'

Added on 19 Aug, 2018 | 1 photo

No longer wish to grow tall Daffodils. Hope to plant many more dwarf varieties. These are multi-headed and scen...

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Dahlia 'Happy Days Cherry Red'

Added on 27 Jul, 2018 | 1 photo

Second £5 voucher from Wyevale enabled this plant to cost £2.

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Dahlia 'Happy Days Lemon'

Added on 27 Jul, 2018 | 1 photo

A £2 plant from Wyevale with a £5 voucher. Hope to take cuttings eventually.

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Aquilegia 'Lime Sorbet'

Added on 30 May, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia.

Grown from seeds gifted by a GoYer in July 2016. First blooms end of May 2018.

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Festuca glauca 'Blue Fescue'

Added on 14 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Festuca.
Species: Festuca glauca.

From Lansdowne Nursery 13/4/18 for 'non-pond' area. Bought another 2 from Brick Kiln on 22/1/19.

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Fritillaria meleagris (Snake's Head)

Added on 29 Mar, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Fritillaria.
Species: Fritillaria meleagris.

Gift from Sarah for Mothering Sunday, March 2018.

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Narcissus 'Rip van Winkle'

Added on 29 Mar, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus.

Bought from Ford Prison plant sales March 2018.

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Camellia

Added on 27 Mar, 2018 | 1 photo

This lovely pink variety came from Aunty Joans garden in March 2017. She had always kept it in a large pot.

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Hemerocallis 'El Desperado'

Added on 4 Jul, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Hemerocallis.
Species: Hemerocallis.

Gifted in Sept. 2014 from Simbad ... first bloom July 2016.

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Crassula ovata (Money tree)

Added on 16 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Crassula.
Species: Crassula ovata.

Gifted from Hywel in May 2017. A bushy succulent evergreen with rounded fleshy dark green leaves often edged wit...

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Euonymous fortunei 'Harlequin'

Added on 22 May, 2017 | 1 photo

Species: Euonymous fortunei.

Glossy green and cream foliage all year round.

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Iris white

Added on 22 May, 2017 | 1 photo

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Clematis montana 'Fragrant Spring'

Added on 13 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Bought in Exmouth in 2015. Highly perfumed Deep pink flowers from May to June. No pruning - Group 1.

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Libertia peregrinans (New Zealand Iris)

Added on 9 Mar, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Libertia.
Species: Libertia peregrinans.

Bought from an EP open garden in 2015. Kept potted.

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Helleborus 'Anemone Centred Pink Spotted'

Added on 19 Feb, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Helleborus.
Species: Helleborus.

Hillside Nursery (Bury) 19 Feb 2017. A double variety.

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Sorbaria sorbifolia Sem

Added on 2 Oct, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Sorbaria.
Species: Sorbaria sorbifolia.

A leafy deciduous shrub with large cut leaves flushed with shades of pink and bronze in spring turning red in au...

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Cytisus battandieri

Added on 2 Oct, 2016 | 4 photos

Genus: Cytisus.
Species: Cytisus battandieri.

Bought from Big Plants at Ashington 2nd October 2016. To be planted in back shrub area to screen trellis topped...

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Dryopteris filix-mas 'Linearis Polydactyla'

Added on 8 Sep, 2016 | 1 photo

From Fernatix stand at Wisley Plant Fair September 2016. 2.5ft max. British Native. Deciduous. Very open creste...

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Pelargonium sidoides

Added on 8 Sep, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Pelargonium.
Species: Pelargonium sidoides.

From Penberth Plants stand at Wisley Plant Fair September 2016. Advised to keep it sheltered over Winter.

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Heuchera 'Malachite'

Added on 17 Aug, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Heuchera.
Species: Heuchera.

Bought 2 for £1 each off the 'rescue bench' ... removed some tatty brown leaves ... rest of the pl...

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Kniphofia 'Lemon Popsicle'

Added on 13 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Kniphofia.
Species: Kniphofia caulescens.

Spikes of lemon yellow blooms throughout the season. Short grassy foliage. Ht. 16" Spread 12"

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Eryngium planum (Sea Holly)

Added on 23 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Eryngium.
Species: Eryngium planum.

Grown from seed sent by Paul (GoY member).

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Passion flower

Added on 21 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Passiflora.
Species: Passiflora caerulea.

Planted deeply near GH. Sometimes blooms really well, other years not so abundant in flowers.

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Honeysuckle 'Gold Flame'

Added on 15 Jul, 2016 | 2 photos

In a pot and climbing through the metal wall planter. Moved this in 2017 to a border near summerhouse.

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Dianthus 'Passion'

Added on 15 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

One from a selection from Hayloft Plants. Ht.25cm(10"). Rich red blooms over a very long season. Ht. 10&q...

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Dianthus 'Diane'

Added on 15 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

One of a selection from Hayloft Plants. Ht. 30c(12") Carmine orange/rose blooms. Planted near Summerhouse.

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Hemerocallis 'Burning Daylight'

Added on 10 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Hemerocallis.
Species: Hemerocallis.

Gifted in 2015 from Simbad. First flower 10/7/2016.

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Hebe 'Nicola's Blush'

Added on 9 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

A bushy evergreen shrub, about 2ft (60cm) and the same across. Its leaves are spear-shaped, mid-green, about 1.5...

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Hosta 'Blue Mouse Ears'

Added on 7 Jul, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Hosta.
Species: Hosta.

Gifted by CottageKaren July 2015. First flowers July 2016.

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Penstemon heterophyllus'Electric Blue'

Added on 2 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon heterophyllus.

Mothering Sunday gift from Sarah ... 2 July 2016 from Wyevale GC.

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Salvia nemerosa 'Lyrical Whte'

Added on 2 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Mothering Sunday gift from Sarah 2016. Planted to the left of the arch.

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Aquilegia Swan Lavender

Added on 23 Apr, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia.

Short stemmed variety, bought at Malvern Spring Show 2015.

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Heuchera 'Miracle'

Added on 19 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Sent as a small cutting from CottageKaren in May 2014.

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Clematis 'Polish Spirit'

Added on 16 Jan, 2016 | 1 photo

Velvety rich purple-blue flowers from mid Summer to early Autumn. Outstanding free flowering climber. Ht. 10-13f...

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Clematis 'Sylvia Denny'

Added on 16 Jan, 2016 | 4 photos

Deciduous climber bearing pure white semi-double and single blooms in Summer. Ht. 6ft. Prune code 2. Planted ...

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Agave

Added on 4 Nov, 2015 | 1 photo

Bought 2 for £10 at Hillside Nurseries, Bury 24/4/14 for blue pots by front door.

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Penstemon Pensham 'Amelia Jane'

Added on 7 Oct, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Bought this at Ardingly Autumn Show Oct. 2015 from Blooming Good Nursery Ltd. stand. Has bright pink with white ...

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Rudbeckia 'Goldsturm'

Added on 7 Oct, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Rudbeckia.
Species: Rudbeckia fulgida.

Bought two of these at Ardingly Autumn Show Oct. 2015.
Large golden yellow daisy-like flowers from Aug-Oct.

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Sedum kamtschaticum variegatum

Added on 7 Oct, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum kamtschaticum.

Bought two of these at Ardingly Autumn Show Oct.2015 for the raised bed edging. A low growing perennial, semi-e...

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Dianthus Cranmere Pool

Added on 15 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Dianthus.
Species: Dianthus.

Hayloft Plants collection 2015. Ht. 30cm. Pale pink with magenta centre. Clove scented.

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Dianthus Valda Wyatt

Added on 15 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

From Hayloft Plants, first bloom Sept. 2015. Soft pink flowers with a mild clove scent.

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Dianthus Devon Magic

Added on 15 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Dianthus.
Species: Dianthus.

Pink Ht.12in. (30cm) From a collection of 12 plants from Hayloft Plants May 2015. First bloomed September 2015.

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Pennisetum villosum

Added on 9 Sep, 2015 | 2 photos

Another plant from RHS Wisley on a "6 for £15" offer by A and J Plants. Planted by Rosa 'Rosy Cu...

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Sedum 'Red Cauli'

Added on 9 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Dense red flower heads, purple-grey foliage on dark stems. Flowers Aug-Sept. From RHS Wisley 8/9/2015. Plante...

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Eragrostis spectabilis

Added on 9 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Eragrostis.
Species: Eragrostis spectabilis.

Hardy perennial grass bearing purple-red flower racemes from Aug-Oct. Ht. up to 24". Best in full sun. P...

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Phlox paniculata 'Franz Schubert'

Added on 9 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Erect herbaceous perennial with panicles of fragrant, silvery lilac flowers with lighter edges & contrasting...

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Sedum 'Strawberries & Cream'

Added on 9 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum.

Two-tone rose & cream flowers, purplish foliage. From RHS Wisley on 8/9/2015. Planted to left of arch by &#...

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Sedum 'Carl'

Added on 7 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Gifted from Karen in January 2014. A short stemmed variety carrying bun-shaped heads of rose pink flowers above...

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Rosa 'Perennial Blue'

Added on 5 Sep, 2015 | 3 photos

A cutting gifted from Karen 5/9/2015. This rambler/climber is scented with deep purple/violet semi dbl. flowers...

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Geum 'Totally Tangerine'

Added on 5 Sep, 2015 | 2 photos

A herbaceous perennial with soft tangerine flowers produced over a long period. Strawberry like foliage. Sun o...

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Dianthus 'Haytor Rock'

Added on 5 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

One of a selection from Hayloft Plants. Fringed white petals striped and flecked with crimson.

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Penstemon 'Volcano Kilimanjaro'

Added on 31 Aug, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

From Sarah on my birthday 2015.

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Hemerocallis (Daylily) 'Big Bird'

Added on 3 Jul, 2015 | 2 photos

Sent to me by Simbad in 2015.

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Dianthus 'Sugar Plum'

Added on 25 Jun, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Dianthus.
Species: Dianthus.

From Hayloft Plants May 2015. Ht: 30cm (12in)

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Rose White climbing

Added on 15 Jun, 2015 | 3 photos

Free gift from a GC as spent over £25. No perfume to it though.

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Phalarus arundinacea

Added on 12 Jun, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Phalaris.
Species: Phalaris arundinacea.

Given to me by Pat a few years ago. Was warned it could be a bit 'thuggish' but have not found it to b...

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Rose 'Korresia'

Added on 12 Apr, 2015 | 1 photo

A repeat flowering Floribunda bush rose, producing sprays of fragrant, bright yellow double blooms 8cm across, t...

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Rose 'Irish Eyes'

Added on 12 Apr, 2015 | 2 photos

A repeat flowering Floribunda with distinct red/yellow blooms. Free gift from GC on 2/4/15. Planted to right of ...

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Hebe 'Sweet Kim'

Added on 10 Mar, 2015 | 2 photos

£2.99 on the seasonal table at Wyevale on 8/3/15.
A compact bushy evergreen with grey-green leaves with cream m...

Aquilegia Barlow Pink

Added on 5 Mar, 2015 | 0 photos

3 from Hayloft Plants 5/3/15
Ht. 90cm(36")

Aquilegia Barlow White

Added on 5 Mar, 2015 | 0 photos

3 x Bare root plant from Hayloft Plants 5/3/15.
Ht.90cm(36")

Aquilegia Nora Barlow

Added on 5 Mar, 2015 | 0 photos

Ht.90cm(36") 3 x from Hayloft Plants 5/3/15

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Drimys lanceolata 'Red Spice'

Added on 21 Feb, 2015 | 3 photos

Genus: Drimys.
Species: Drimys lanceolata.

From Haskins GC 19/2/15. Evergreen with elegant, aromatic foliage and star-shaped yellow flowers. Ht. 150cm. Fro...

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Potentilla x tonguei

Added on 16 Nov, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla tonguei.

RHS Potentilla Collection. Lax, spreading stems are clothed in deep green leaves that are split into 3 or 5 obo...

Potentilla Primrose beauty

Added on 10 Nov, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla fruticosa.

Hardy deciduous shrub from Pulborough GC 9/11/14. Primrose yellow flowers in profusion from Summer into early A...

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Euonymous japonicus 'Aureus'

Added on 30 Oct, 2014 | 1 photo

Species: Euonymous japonicus.

Evergreen shrub with dark green leathery leaves with bright yellow centres. 1.5 x 1 m. One of a '3 for a ...

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Helianthus 'Lemon Queen'

Added on 4 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

Bright lemon-yellow, single, daisy flowers atop tall upright stems with mid-green, lance-shaped foliage. Planted...

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Geranium Ingwersens variety

Added on 4 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Geranium.
Species: Geranium macrorrhizum.

Beautiful pale pink flowers over spreading mounds of aromatic, finely divided, mid green leaves. Flowers Spring ...