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Melittis melissophyllum 'Royal Velvet Distinction'

Added on 13 Apr, 2018 | 2 photos

Genus: Melittis.
Species: Melittis melissophyllum.

DIED WINTER 2020/21 For shady, humus rich soil with ample water. Put into garage border, half way along.

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Mesembryanthemum "Basutoland"

Added on 11 Sep, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Mesembryanthemum.
Species: Mesembryanthemum crystallinum.

Lost over winter
An evergreen succulent with yellow flowers, needs protection from winter wet. Placed in front ...

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Mukdenia rossii 'Karashuba'

Added on 7 May, 2016 | 5 photos

Species: Mukdenia rossii 'Karashuba'.

A perennial, shade from afternoon sun for part shade well drained soil. Mail order from Edron nursery. Put in c...

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Narcissus Jetfire

Added on 23 Sep, 2021 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus.

10 Narcissus JetFire bought Autumn 2021, in 2 Pots at present. To be planted out ...

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Narcissus Minnow

Added on 2 Mar, 2022 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus.

10 Narcissus Minnow bought Autumn 2021. In 2 pots at present. To be planted out ......

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Narcissus Proffesor Einstein

Added on 8 Apr, 2022 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus.

Pot of 5 Daffs, bought from HHPS meeting.

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Narcissus Diamond Ring

Added on 24 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus bulbocodium.

A miniature Daffodil, with grass like foliage. Put ...From RHS Hyde Hall.

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Narcissus 'Golden Bells'

Added on 7 Apr, 2021 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus bulbocodium.

Miniature yellow flowering Daffs, bought in a pot after flowering. Put in a larger pot to die back for the rock...

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Narcissus canaliculatus

Added on 2 Mar, 2022 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus canaliculatus.

5 bulbs with my Autumn Bulb Order 2021, In pots at present ... Didnt get Trillium luteum that I bought.

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Nepeta transcaucasia Blue Infinity

Added on 26 Jun, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Nepeta.
Species: Nepeta transcaucasia.

Nepeta to 75 cm, blue flowers. Grown from Simbad seed.
Seedlings put back garden border.

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Nerine (medium tone Pink)

Added on 3 Nov, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Nerine.
Species: Nerine bowdenii.

Nerine with medium Pink flowers. A gift from Dd. Put right side of front door.

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Nerine

Added on 26 Feb, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Nerine.
Species: Nerine bowdenii.

Pack of 3 pink Nerines (3 for2 price). Put in 3 individual pots for planting out in Late April/May. Fed up wait...

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Nypaea pygmaea helvola

Added on 17 Aug, 2020 | 1 photo

Genus: Nymphaea.
Species: Nymphaea pygmaea helvola.

Miniature Waterlily with pale yellow flowers. In a bucket.
First time flowering although I bought this about 5 ...

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Pygmae waterlily

Added on 14 Aug, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Nymphaea.
Species: Nymphaea tetragona.

Dwarf yellow waterlily planting depth 12-24", spread 12".
Received and planted 14 Aug.

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Oenanthe javanica 'Flamingo' Water Celery

Added on 6 Apr, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Oenanthe.
Species: Oenanthe javanica 'Flamingo'.

A pink and green variegated pond marginal plant to 12" with white flowers. Used as a culinary herb in Japa...

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Oenethera 'Sunset Boulevard'

Added on 10 Apr, 2018 | 2 photos

Species: Oenethera versicolor.

Sun, well drained soil, poor soil. Can be short lived. From Border Alpines. Put by pergola, by step.

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Oenothera 'African Sun'

Added on 13 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Oenothera.
Species: Oenothera belandereiri.

Lost. Not long lived. A tumbling Evening Primrose, with yellow flowers ht 60 cm. Placed to tumble over stones b...

Olysinium douglasii

Added on 10 Apr, 2018 | 0 photos

Species: Olysinium douglasii.

LOST. Alpine with grass like foliage, similar to a sisyrinchium. Part shade N or E facing, moist humus rich soi...

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Oxalis oregana forma smalliana

Added on 21 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

Species: Oxallis oregana smalliana.

REMOVED INVASIVE. Evergreen woodlander, which will take dry shade when established. Fresh, rich green leaves of...

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Paeonia daurica ssp. coriifolia

Added on 14 Sep, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia daurica.

Paeony with white? flowers. Put front garden 2 along from Paeony mlokosewitschii.

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Papaver burseri

Added on 19 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Papaver.
Species: Papaver burseri.

Alpine poppy with white flowers, for the scree garden. Not long lived but self seeds.

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Terestrial Orchid

Added on 12 Nov, 2019 | 1 photo

Species: Paphiopedilium.

A slipper Orchid preferring cool growing conditions.

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Parahebe 'Porlock'

Added on 6 May, 2017 | 2 photos

Species: Parahebe catarractae.

LOST. Small evergreen shrub, 30x50cm, with glossy green leaves and trailing heliotrope flowers with a dark beet...

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Parahebe catarractae 'Snow Clouds'

Added on 1 Aug, 2017 | 3 photos

Species: Parahebe catarractae 'Snow Clouds'.

A hardy evergreen plant 15 x35 cm, white flowers with a pink eye. Put by pebble path to seat. From Harperley Ha...

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Penstemon 'Beech Park'

Added on 16 May, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

A semi-evergreen Penstemon with white flowers flushed pink to 75 cm. Tenderish, moved to back garden 2nd tier, ...

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Penstemon 'Windsor Red'

Added on 16 May, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

A red Penstemon put in front garden. A swap with Homebird.

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Penstemon

Added on 12 Nov, 2019 | 2 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Penstemon with white flowers edges with pink. Put front garden by Daylily Blackarrowhead.

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Penstemon Pale Lilac

Added on 1 Dec, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Pale Lilac colour with darker markings inside flower. Put front garden centre by front stepping stones. From s...

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Penstemon seedlings

Added on 5 Oct, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Penstemons grown from bought seed. So far flowering 1 red put in back side border, 1 purple put back fence borde...

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Penstemon purple with stripy throat

Added on 29 May, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

In front garden by drive.

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Penstemon (deep pink, white throat)

Added on 24 Oct, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Seedling 3, Penstemon, with large deep pink flowers, white throat. Put back garden back of 2nd tier.

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Persicaria microcephala 'Red Dragon'

Added on 17 Sep, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Persicaria.
Species: Persicaria microcephala.

A Bistort, quoted as ground cover! At 75cm. Saw this first in Dottydaisey's garden, much taller, bought Abb...

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Persicaria runcinata 'Purple Fantasy'

Added on 17 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Persicaria.
Species: Persicaria runcinata.

A semi evergreen foliage knotweed with green leaves with a brown V. From Dd & OH. To replace Brachyglottis ...

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Persicaria 'Bat Wings'

Added on 31 Jul, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Persicaria.
Species: Persicaria virginiana.

Persicaria with darker splodge on leaves. From Dds NGS open day. Put behind late evening seat.

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Phlomis

Added on 5 Dec, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Phlomis.
Species: Phlomis russeliana.

A vigorous perennial, with lemon yellow flowers, late summer/autumn. Spot prepared in thugs corner, front rh s...

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Phyllostachys nigra Black Bamboo

Added on 12 Oct, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Phyllostachys.
Species: Phyllostachys nigra.

Bamboo with black stems on 3 year old stems. For a moist position. Best to restrict root run. Put into back left...

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Physostegia virginiana Vivid

Added on 22 Jul, 2021 | 1 photo

Genus: Physostegia.
Species: Physostegia virginiana.

Spires of mauve trumpet shaped flowers above mid green leaves. For a moist, but well drained position in full su...

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Phyteum scheuchzeri

Added on 10 Apr, 2018 | 2 photos

Species: Phyteum scheuchzeri.

Evergreen Alpine for sun to 1/2 shade, moist soil, grit around. From Border Alpines. Put in terracotta pot. For...

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Platycodon

Added on 27 May, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Platycodon.
Species: Platycodon grandiflorus.

A plant with blue green leaves with a reddish edge, 3 in tiered whorls. Moved to by steps to back left corner.

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Pleione formosana

Added on 7 May, 2018 | 3 photos

Species: Pleione formosana.

Terrestrial Orchid for a sheltered position. Just moisten soil not wet. Bought Rare Plant Sale, Longstock.

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Podophyllum "Spotty Dotty

Added on 3 May, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Podophyllum.
Species: Podophyllum.

Placed in shady, cool conservatory border.

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Polygala

Added on 10 Sep, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Polygala.
Species: Polygala.

A dwarf Polygala, blue green foliage with lilac/purple flowers, hardy to -5C. Lightly prune between flowering....

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Polygonatum cirrifolium - Solomons seal

Added on 6 Jun, 2016 | 4 photos

Genus: Polygonatum.
Species: Polygonatum cirrifolium.

Chinese woodland plant, shoots with whorls of narrow lanceolate leaves. 150 cm. Pink tinged purple flowers hang ...

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Polygonatum odoratum variegatum

Added on 28 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Polygonatum.
Species: Polygonatum odoratum.

Green foliage edged in white on arching stems 18".white flowers in Spring. Put in shady garage borderleft o...

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Polygonatum roseum

Added on 6 May, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Polygonatum.
Species: Polygonatum roseum.

Low and slow growing 15cm, with pink bells in spring followed by red berries, part to full shade, woodsy soil. ...

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Polygonatum. Variegated Solomons Seal

Added on 11 Oct, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Polygonatum.
Species: Polygonatum variegatum.

A Solomon's seal with striped leaves, bought years ago and 'lost' in a dry border along with Vari...

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Polygonatum x hybridum striatum

Added on 20 May, 2021 | 1 photo

Genus: Polygonatum.
Species: Polygonatum x hybridum.

Retrospective entry
Variegated Solomons Seal. Relocated to a position hopefully more to its liking, in the con...

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Polyanthus

Added on 18 Feb, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula.

Tray of 6 polyanthus. BGC 50p

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Primula

Added on 6 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula.

2 each of 3 pink Primula in tray for 50p, sale after hot spell.

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Primrose 'Primlet' Lemon

Added on 12 Feb, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula acaulis.

Lemon coloured (double?) primrose, 1 put front, front of semi circular Iris border, another in semi shade back ...

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Primula alpicola var. alba

Added on 4 Jul, 2020 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula alpicola.

A damp loving Primula with white fragrant flowers. From seed, potted on and put in front of small pond.

Auricula

Added on 2 Oct, 2021 | 0 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula auricula.

Plantlets of Mixed colours. In pots

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Primula candelabra

Added on 27 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula candelabra.

2 candelabra Primulas with orange flowers. In pots on pond margin.

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Primula capitata

Added on 4 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula capitata.

Died, too dry . Primula for moist soil in lightly shaded situation. Deep blue drumstick like flowers on powder...

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Primula denticulata Ruby

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula denticulata.

Primula with red flowers. From BGC. Put entry to back garden.

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Primula florindae orange shades

Added on 4 Jul, 2020 | 2 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula florindae.

A moisture loving Primula with umbels of flowers in shades of orange. Potted on seedlings grown 2019 and put on...

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Primula florindae

Added on 8 Apr, 2020 | 2 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula florindae.

Height to 120cm For moist soil. Put..

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Primula polyanthus

Added on 2 Feb, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula polyanthus.

Tray of 6 mixed colour Polyanthus 50p

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Primula polyanthus Gold Lace

Added on 16 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula polyanthus.

Put on front path edging.From the local Florist's £1

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Primula

Added on 18 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula polyanthus.

Primula with unusual stripy flowers. From A. Supermarket. Put front of Guinée Rose.

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Primula secundiflora

Added on 8 Apr, 2020 | 2 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula secundiflora.

Height 60 cm for moist shady position. Purple pink hanging flowers, from seed. Put in front of small pond.

Primula sieboldii

Added on 7 May, 2022 | 0 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula sieboldii.

Deciduous/semi evergreen Primula with pink flowers for a free draining soil, rich in leaf mould, sheltered from ...

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Primula vialii

Added on 4 Jun, 2017 | 3 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula vialii.

A short lived Perennial (divide after flowering) with spikes or lilac flowers with red tips, for a moist, but w...

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Primula wilsonii var. anisodora

Added on 4 Jul, 2020 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula wilsonii.

Damp loving a Primula with whorls of red flowers on tall stems, from seed. Potted on and put in front of small ...

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Pulmonaria David Ward

Added on 12 Apr, 2017 | 5 photos

Genus: Pulmonaria.
Species: Pulmonaria rubra.

Pulmonaria with evergreen foliage with broad white variegated edges. Large peach/coral flowers in Spring. Moist...

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Pulsatilla vulgaris rubra

Added on 3 May, 2015 | 6 photos

Genus: Pulsatilla.
Species: Pulsatilla vulgaris.

A red pasque flower. Planted in front bedroom side.

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Rhodiola rosea

Added on 15 Jul, 2018 | 3 photos

Genus: Rhodiola.
Species: Rhodiola rosea.

Succulent 30cm, yellow flowers opening from pink buds. For well drained soil in sun. Put front of Iris semicircle.

Rhodiola rosea 2

Added on 4 May, 2022 | 0 photos

Genus: Rhodiola.
Species: Rhodiola rosea.

Cutting to go into back garden scree garden

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Rhodochiton

Added on 12 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Rhodochiton.
Species: Rhodochiton.

A tender perennial, usually grown as an annual

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Rhodohypoxis baurii Lily Jean

Added on 28 Nov, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Rhodohypoxis.
Species: Rhodohypoxis baurii.

Vigorous Rhodohypoxis with light hairy foliage and double pink flowers. For full sun well drained soil. Sunk pot...

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Rhodohypoxis baurii 'Lily Jean'

Added on 16 Apr, 2021 | 1 photo

Genus: Rhodohypoxis.
Species: Rhodohypoxis baurii.

Dwarf plant with-grass like foliage. Should have double pink flowers. Dormant. The one I bought from a differ...

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Rhodohypoxis baurii 'Venetia'

Added on 6 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Rhodohypoxis.
Species: Rhodohypoxis baurii.

Rhodohypoxis with reddy pink single flowers. For the Alpine scree.

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Rhodohypoxis

Added on 2 May, 2022 | 1 photo

Genus: Rhodohypoxis.
Species: Rhodohypoxis Goya.

Small Alpine with double pink flowers for a rich gritty soil in sunny position. For the alpine pebble garden

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Rhodohypoxis 'Donald Mann'

Added on 9 Jun, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Rhodohypoxis.
Species: Rhodohypoxis milloides.

Clump forming alpine with light green leaves, deep crimson flowers in summer. Put 1/2 into front semi circle, 1...

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Rose yellow

Added on 20 May, 2021 | 1 photo

Genus: Rosa.
Species: Rosa.

An old suckering Rose with vicious spines and yellow flowers. From a root cutting from my neighbour's grand...

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Rose

Added on 22 Aug, 2015 | 3 photos

Genus: Rosa.
Species: Rosa.

A magenta Bourbon type suckering Rose, from a sucker, 2014. From my Sis in law's garden, from her grandmot...

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Rose Patio

Added on 30 Jun, 2021 | 1 photo

Genus: Rosa.
Species: Rosa.

With single pinky/red flowers.

Rose Tim's Beige

Added on 3 Apr, 2021 | 0 photos

Genus: Rosa.
Species: Rosa.

A cutting taken from a friend's Rose at the Allotment
Unknown old variety with wonderfully fragrant Beige ...

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Roscoea ex Pennine Purple

Added on 7 Aug, 2021 | 1 photo

Genus: Roscoea.
Species: Roscoea cautleyoides.

A purple Roscoea with a white eye. From seed. In pot sunk into shady garage border.

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Roscoea humeana purple

Added on 3 May, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Roscoea.
Species: Roscoea humeana.

A purple flowered plant for shade/part shade. Placed in garage border.

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Roscoea purpurea Red Gurka

Added on 28 Nov, 2018 | 4 photos

Genus: Roscoea.
Species: Roscoea purpurea.

Roscoea with red flowers. Shady position but will tolerate full sun if moist in Summer. Good winter drainage ess...

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Roscoea x beesiana Gestreept Group

Added on 27 May, 2021 | 1 photo

Genus: Roscoea.
Species: Roscoea x beesiana.

Dormant 27.5.21 should be cream with purple streaks.

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Rose Red Patio

Added on 8 May, 2021 | 1 photo

Species: Rose.

A cutting of a Red Patio Rose from Tim on allotment. In a pot.

Rosemary

Added on 16 Feb, 2022 | 0 photos

Genus: Rosmarinus.
Species: Rosmarinus officinalis.

New Bought Plant. Forgot to take cuttings before removing my established shrub when having the fence replaced! ...

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Rudbeckia fulgida 'Deamii'

Added on 28 Oct, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Rudbeckia.
Species: Rudbeckia fulgida.

Rudbeckia to 75cm yellow daisy like flowers with yellow centre, Aug -Oct. Put front, front of Hypericum shrub &a...

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Salvia 'Phyllis Fancy 2'

Added on 27 Apr, 2018 | 2 photos

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia.

Cutting to REPLACE original which didn't overwinter 2017/8. White & purple flowers 1.5 m. Put back fen...

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Salvia 'Amistad'

Added on 28 Oct, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia.

Original plant, Lost due to frost.
Picture is of a replacement plant, given by J along my road. To 1.5 m, with...

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Salvia 'Phyllis Fancy 1'

Added on 26 Jul, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia.

Lost winter 2017/8. A white evergreen shrub Salvia 1.5-2m. Given by J along my road. Put in front in rh corner.

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Salvia Love and Wishes

Added on 12 Oct, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia.

Salvia to 80cm x 30cm, rich purple flowers. Keep in a pot overwinter. To go back of semi circular Iris Border, ...

Salvia microphylla Royal Bumble.

Added on 25 May, 2017 | 0 photos

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia.

From seed. Seedlings put front by wall, behind Persicaria Red Dragon. Turned out to be another Hot Lips.

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Salvia bulleyana

Added on 26 Jun, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia bulleyana.

LOST winter 2016/7. Salvia with yellow flowers and blue lip to 2ft. Two seedlings put by Siris Statue.

Salvia bulleyana replacement

Added on 15 Jun, 2017 | 0 photos

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia bulleyana.

LOST. Salvia with yellow and purple flowers. 2017 Seedling put back fence border between Alstroemerias.

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Salvia elegans Pineapple Sage

Added on 22 Jun, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia elegans.

Lost after second year.

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Salvia Violin Music

Added on 17 Sep, 2020 | 2 photos

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia greggii.

Bushy Salvia with blue flowers. From Seed. Put Front garden front of Guinee Rose.

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Salvia 'Peach Cobbler'

Added on 26 Jul, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia greggii.

A 3ft pink Salvia. Given by J along my road. Put back left fence border, in front of Cistus.

Salvia Stormy Pink

Added on 22 Jul, 2021 | 0 photos

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia greggii.

Pale pink flowers with a hint of white. From seed. In pot to go ...

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Salvia microphylla Chalk White

Added on 31 May, 2020 | 1 photo

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia microphylla.

Put 1 back East facing border, put 2nd front by wall right side.

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Salvia 'Neon'

Added on 26 Jul, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia microphylla.

A shocking pink Salvia 60x80cm. Given by J along my road. Put in front of Rosemary, back, side fence border.

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Salvia microphylla Cerise

Added on 25 May, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia microphylla.

From seed. Seedlings put Left fence border front of catmint & front by Franz Hals cross.

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Salvia officinalis purpurascens

Added on 12 Oct, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Salvia.
Species: Salvia officinalis.

Culinary Sage with purple leaves. Put front near wall