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Rosmarinus officinalis

Added on 13 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Rosmarinus.
Species: Rosmarinus officinalis.

Blue late spring flowers on bushy evergreen growth. Quite hardy and attracts butterflies and bees. Sunny positi...

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Rudbeckia fulgida Deamii

Added on 8 May, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Rudbeckia.
Species: Rudbeckia fulgida.

One in golden border May 2016.

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Sambucus nigra f. porphyrophlla 'Thundercloud'

Added on 14 Apr, 2015 | 3 photos

Genus: Sambucus.
Species: Sambucus nigra.

Other names: Black elder 'Thundercloud', Bourtree 'Thundercloud', Common elder 'Thunder...

Sarcococca hookeriana 'Digyna'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 0 photos

Genus: Sarcococca.
Species: Sarcococca hookeriana.

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Scabiosa caucasica 'Fama'

Added on 20 Jun, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Scabiosa.
Species: scabiosa caucasica.

Scabiosa caucasica 'Fama Deep Blue' is a most elegant flower. With long stems and intense blue blooms,...

Scabiosa columbarium 'Butterfly Blue'

Added on 15 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Scabiosa.
Species: Scabiosa columbaria.

two near front of lower raised bed.

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Scabious 'Mariposa Blue'

Added on 5 Aug, 2015 | 1 photo

Species: Scabious columbaria.

lavender blue double flower heads. 45x45cm.

Scilla

Added on 16 Mar, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Scilla.
Species: Scilla siberica.

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Sedum pachyclados

Added on 8 Aug, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Sedum.
Species: Sedum pachyclados.

Blue-green foliage with white flowers in early autumn. 10x30cm.

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Sempervivum 'Rubin'

Added on 10 May, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Sempervivum.
Species: sempervivum 'Rubin'.

lovely dark red houseleek. Two under front of pod.

Senecio mandraliscae

Added on 6 Oct, 2016 | 0 photos

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 | 1 photo

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 | 1 photo

Genus: Silene.
Species: Silene dioica.

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Skimmia japonica 'Red Riding Hood'

Added on 24 Feb, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Skimmia.
Species: Skimmia japonica.

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

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Skimmia x confusa 'Kew Green'

Added on 20 Jan, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Skimmia.
Species: Skimmia x confusa.

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Sorbus cashmiriana

Added on 20 May, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Sorbus.
Species: Sorbus cashmiriana.

Sorbus 'Chinese Lace'

Added on 16 Oct, 2015 | 0 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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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...

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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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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...

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Teucrium chamaedrys Rose - Germander

Added on 11 May, 2016 | 2 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 | 1 photo

Genus: Teucrium.
Species: Teucrium hircanicum.

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

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Tiarella 'Spring Symphony'

Added on 24 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Tiarella.
Species: Tiarella cordifolia.

18x25

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Trollius europaeus compacta 'Lemon Supreme'

Added on 11 May, 2016 | 1 photo

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 whitallii

Added on 15 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

Species: tulip whitallii.

30 bulbs around Apple trees.

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Tulipa hageri 'Little Beauty'

Added on 15 Oct, 2014 | 2 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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Tulip praestans 'Shogun'

Added on 5 Oct, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Tulipa.
Species: Tulipa praestans.

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

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Tulipa sylvestris

Added on 15 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Tulipa.
Species: Tulipa sylvestris.

Heuchera corner 10 bulbs. Yellw, scented.

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Uvularia grandiflora - 'Merrybells'

Added on 8 Jan, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Uvularia.
Species: Uvularia grandiflora.

UVULARIA grandiflora

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

Slow sp...

Blueberry 'Pink Lemonade'

Added on 12 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

Species: Vaccineum corymbosum.

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Blueberry 'Bluecrop'

Added on 27 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Vaccinium.
Species: Vaccinium corymbosum.

Mid-season, fruiting end July. Vigorous, upright growth reaching 4-6feet at maturity. light blue berries, bronze...

Blueberry 'Top Hat'

Added on 4 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

Genus: Vaccinium.
Species: Vaccinium corymbosum.

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

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Verbascum 'Clementine'

Added on 18 May, 2014 | 1 photo

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 phoenicium 'Violetta'

Added on 25 Nov, 2015 | 1 photo

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

Three pots for central raised border.

Veronica beccabunga (Brooklime)

Added on 19 Apr, 2016 | 0 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 'Goldwell'

Added on 31 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Veronica.
Species: Veronica prostrata.

Under biggest blue conifer beside drive.

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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.

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Viburnum carlesii

Added on 10 Mar, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum carlesii.

Viburnum tinus 'Lisa Rose' ('Laurustinus')

Added on 24 Nov, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum tinus.

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

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

Added on 29 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum tinus.

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Vinca 'Illumination'

Added on 10 Mar, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Vinca.
Species: Vinca 'Illumination'.

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.