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Aeonium ‘Voodoo’

Added on 18 May, 2018 | 1 photo

From Surreal Succulents May 2018

Clematis 'Sweetheart'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

Clematis Sweetheart. This nodding pink clematis flowers from June to September, and is naturally non-clinging....

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Sempervivum ingversenii

Added on 28 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

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Dryopteris (Male Fern)

Added on 20 May, 2018 | 1 photo

Heucherella ‘Solar Power’

Added on 30 Jul, 2018 | 0 photos

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Clematis 'Bijou'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 2 photos

Ground hugging clematis only grows 8-10 cm. Deep purple flowers (in profusion) early to mid summer. Taylors Jan...

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Sempervivum ‘Sea Coral’

Added on 28 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

Clematis diversifolia 'East River'

Added on 9 Jan, 2019 | 0 photos

Lovely pale mauve pink flowers. grows to 175cm non-clinging. Prune group 3 suitable for cutting. Jan 2019 Taylors.

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Sempervivum ‘Sprite’

Added on 28 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

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Achillea 'Red Velvet'

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

Position: full sun
Soil: moist, well-drained, non acidic
Rate of Growth: fast-growing
Flowering period: May t...

Potentilla atrosanguinea 'Scarlet Starlit'

Added on 5 Jul, 2016 | 0 photos

Deep Scarlet saucers and luxurious grey-green leaves. Great foliage plant. Flowers all summer. 30cm. one underne...

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Sempervivum ‘Terracotta Baby’

Added on 28 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

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Cryptomeria japonica ‘Spiralis’

Added on 22 Oct, 2019 | 1 photo

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Rosa 'Princess of Wales'

Added on 30 Jun, 2015 | 1 photo

Floribunda. light scent. In white garden.

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Clematis 'Miss Bateman'

Added on 22 Mar, 2016 | 2 photos

In the back garden against variegated sambucus.

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Abies koreana ‘Kohout’s Icebreaker’

Added on 22 Oct, 2019 | 1 photo

‘This distinctive dwarf arose as a ‘Witch’s Broom‘ on Abies koreana ‘Silberlocke’. ....It gradually makes a brig...

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Rosa (patio creamy white)

Added on 30 Jun, 2015 | 2 photos

Scented patio rose in pot on patio.

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Rosa 'For Your Eyes Only'

Added on 21 Aug, 2017 | 2 photos

Persica hybrid bush rose. 90cm. Free flowering with a distinctive eye to the single flowers.

Verbascum x hybridum 'Banana Custard'

Added on 8 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

Two for Golden Border. April 2019

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Cryptomeria japonica ‘Sekkan-Sugi’

Added on 22 Oct, 2019 | 2 photos

Hippuris vulgaris (Water Mare's Tail)

Added on 22 May, 2018 | 0 photos

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Thujopsis dolobrata 'Nana'

Added on 8 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

90x90cm in 10 years. Sunny or part shaded spot. Trim lightly as required once established. Bronze tinted in Autu...

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Hypericum 'Magical Red Flame'

Added on 21 Aug, 2017 | 2 photos

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Viburnum plicatum f. tomentosum 'Kilimanjaro'

Added on 1 Mar, 2018 | 5 photos

Large shrub from Crocus for the green and white back garden gravel area. It has a more upright growth habit than...

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Lysimachia punctata

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

Not to be confused with the noxious weed Purple Loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria). This is a vigorous species that...

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Choisya ternata ‘Sundance’

Added on 12 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

An eye-catching and deservedly popular shrub! Choisya ternata 'Sundance' is well loved for is bright g...

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Monarda ‘Westacre Purple’

Added on 11 Apr, 2019 | 2 photos

In a pot for edible flower display. April 2019 Plantsman’s Preference.

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Geranium nodosum 'Blueberry Ice'

Added on 16 Jun, 2017 | 2 photos

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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Kamarachiba'

Added on 12 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Kamarachiba' is bright yellow with rather lace-like foliage that develops a dist...

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Hemerocallis ‘Cream Drop’

Added on 11 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Delicate pale creamy, scented, flowers on stout stems to 50cm. Small flowered so you get more flowers and a long...

Begonia ‘Summerwings Dark Elegance’

Added on 29 Oct, 2019 | 0 photos

I keep this one in the greenhouse over the winter, as it is stunning all summer, both foliage and flowers.

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Sorbus aria (Whitebeam)

Added on 28 Apr, 2020 | 1 photo

In back garden

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Muscari

Added on 16 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

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Edibles

Added on 9 Aug, 2015 | 29 photos

Anything that can be eaten that grows in my garden. Fruit, vegetables, flowers.

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Anemone hupehensis var japonica 'Rotkappchen'

Added on 16 Jun, 2017 | 2 photos

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Cornus sericea 'Flaviramea'

Added on 14 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

Golden stemmed Dogwood. Three added to Golden Border, January 2019. From Gardening Express.

Position: full su...

Hemerocallis ‘Eenie-Weenie Non-Stop’

Added on 11 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

Grass like foliage. Tiny day lily. Yellow flwers. One in a pot for Edible Flower display. Plantsman’s Pref. Apri...

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Hylotelephium 'Xenox'

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

Sedum ‘Xenox’

Autumn Stonecrop
USDA Zone: 3-9
Plant number: 1.485.620

The border varieties of Stonecrop ...

Nepeta faassenii

Added on 16 Jun, 2017 | 0 photos

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Magnolia denudata 'Yellow River'

Added on 14 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

From Gardening Express. Arrived in good condition with three flower buds. Have planted it in the middle of Heuch...

Ornithogalum pyrenaicum

Added on 11 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

An unusual bulbous plant making a spike of starry greenish white flowers on a wiry stem to 50cm in summer. Rare...

Vaccinium vitis-idaea 'Fireballs' (Lingonberry)

Added on 30 Oct, 2019 | 0 photos

Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: prefers moist but well-drained, acidic soil or ericaceous compost in ...

Euonymus (standard)

Added on 2 Dec, 2014 | 0 photos

in patio border for winter interest.

Primula Lemon

Added on 27 Mar, 2016 | 0 photos

Five planted in Golden Border. Similar to cowslip. March 2016

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Gillenia trifoliata

Added on 6 Mar, 2018 | 1 photo

6 small pots from Sarah Raven and Claire Austin for the new gravel garden.

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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Wedding Gown'

Added on 14 Jan, 2019 | 5 photos

For 2019 to celebrate Rachel's wedding next December.

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Wedding Gown', a...

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Impatiens omeiana

Added on 11 Apr, 2019 | 2 photos

An easy, hardy species with spreading patches of short stems with olive leaves veined pale yellow. Delightful go...

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Sarcococca hookeriana 'Winter Gem'

Added on 30 Oct, 2019 | 2 photos

Position: partial shade
Soil: moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist, well-drained soil
Rate of growth: slow-gr...

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Rosa 'Munstead Wood' (Standard)

Added on 2 Dec, 2014 | 1 photo

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Linaria dalmatica

Added on 11 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Graceful, willowy stems of narrow grey leaves topped with spikes of pretty, budgie-like, pale yellow flowers to ...

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Pinus parviflora 'Negishi'

Added on 30 Oct, 2019 | 1 photo

Position: Sun/partial shade
Soil: Moderately fertile, moist and well drained.
Height/Spread (in approx. 10 yea...

Origanum vulgare 'Country Cream'

Added on 13 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Bushy perennial herb with attractive cream and green variegated foliage and pale pink summer flowers that attrac...

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Primula ‘Dawn Ansell’

Added on 6 Mar, 2018 | 1 photo

3 young plants from Claire Austin Feb 2018.

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Camellia (pale pink, var. unknown. Flowers autumn/winter)

Added on 28 Sep, 2015 | 2 photos

A small shrub came from Crocus, in bud and looking healthy. Will keep in the greenhouse over winter for a coupl...

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Amelanchier alnifolia (Saskatoon) 'Northline'

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 4 photos

Superb fruit quality with a wonderful deep flavour. Great yields from young plants. Bushy with white flowers in ...

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Hylotelephium ‘Marina’

Added on 2 Jul, 2019 | 2 photos

One of the bluest telephium Sedum on the market! A sea of blue-gray foliage is accented with tints of purple in ...

Sedum spurium 'Voodoo'

Added on 13 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Compact and mounding evergreen. Purple red ovate foliage is topped by masses of luminous rosy red blooms in summ...

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Malus 'Comtesse De Paris'

Added on 3 Dec, 2014 | 3 photos

This Malus Tree, more commonly known as a Flowering Crab Apple, offers delicate, white blossom in spring amongst...

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Hylotelephium erythrostictum Mediovariegatum

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 3 photos

Striking and unusual Sedum whose fleshy, variegated leaves and starry greenish-white flowers. 30x45cm.

Penstemon ‘Volcano Vesuvius’

Added on 9 Aug, 2018 | 0 photos

In drive-side border. August 2018 Dobbies.

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Penstemon ‘Volcano Fujiyama’

Added on 2 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

wering Time:

May - October

Height x Spread:

60 x 35 cm

Flowers of glowing light pink over a white ba...

Alstroemeria psittacina 'Royal Star'

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 0 photos

'Royal Star' is a clump-forming tuberous perennial to 90cm tall. The leaves have an irregular white bo...

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Brunnera macrophylla 'Mr Morse'

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Three in Fern garden for spring interest. April 2017.

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Hebe ‘Boughton Silver’

Added on 2 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

Hebe Boughton Silver is a selection of H. recurva with a more dense habit and intensely silver-blue foliage and ...

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Dianthus ferrugineus

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 1 photo

Three from plantpref. april 2020. Dark magenta flowers to 60 cm tall.

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Lupinus (blue)

Added on 2 Jul, 2019 | 2 photos

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Polemonium x jacobaea

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 1 photo

A low growing hybrid Jacobs Ladder with rich green foliage and masses of bright blue flowers in late spring. Ste...

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Geranium phaeum 'Samobor'

Added on 13 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Brought from Dad's garden. April 2014.

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Hylotelephium ‘Touchdown Teak’

Added on 21 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

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Lychnis viscaria

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 3 photos

Spires of bright magenta pink flowers in spring and early summer on this seemingly overlooked herbaceous perenni...

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Erodium reichardii 'Album'

Added on 18 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

In a pot on the decking.

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Clematis 'Nubia'

Added on 27 May, 2018 | 1 photo

3-4 feet. Flowers Spring to late summer.

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Hylotelephium 'Jade Tuffet'

Added on 9 Aug, 2018 | 1 photo

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Hylotelephium 'Vera Jamieson'

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 1 photo

'Vera Jameson' is an herbaceous perennial forming a clump to 30cm in height, with spreading stems and ...

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Hylotelephium 'Dazzleberry'

Added on 9 Aug, 2018 | 1 photo

Lilium martagon var. 'Album'

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 0 photos

Three bulbs in growth, for back garden from Kevock Garden Plants. April 2020.

Betula pendula - a seedling from Glenprosen Garden

Added on 14 Nov, 2019 | 0 photos

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Sempervivum 'Blood Tip'

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 1 photo

'Blood Tip' _ 'Blood Tip' is a mat-forming, evergreen, succulent perennial forming rosettes ...

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Leucothoe 'Carinella'

Added on 17 Nov, 2019 | 1 photo

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Sempervivum 'Heigham Red'

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 1 photo

'Heigham Red' is densely leaved with a sturdy and attractive appearance, changing from green to red th...

Skimmia japonica 'Rubella'

Added on 17 Nov, 2019 | 0 photos

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Amelanchier canadensis 'Rainbow Pillar'

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 1 photo

Amelanchier 'Rainbow Pillar' is a new serviceberry from Ohio USA, with an upright habit ideal for plan...

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Rosa 'Charlotte'

Added on 10 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

Charlotte (Auspoly)
David Austin Recommended Variety

Category English Roses
(English Rose Collection)
B...

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Sorbus eburnea

Added on 29 Apr, 2020 | 1 photo

Sorbus eburnea is an elegant large shrub or eventually very small, multi-stemmed tree with large clusters of whi...

Rosa 'Rhapsody In Blue' (Standard)

Added on 18 Nov, 2019 | 0 photos

Planted in the patio border 17th November 2019. From Style Roses.

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Tulipa clusiana var. Chrysantha

Added on 1 May, 2020 | 1 photo

In the Rosy Patio Border 2020

Narcissus 'Tete a Tete'

Added on 20 Feb, 2014 | 0 photos

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Brunnera 'Jack Frost'

Added on 3 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

1 under Bramley Apple. April 2016 Ashbrook

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Euonymus japonicus ‘White Spire’

Added on 27 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

Grows to 50cm. Do not trim. Dobbies, Jan 20119 for back garden displays.

Rosa 'Flower Power' (Patio Standard)

Added on 18 Nov, 2019 | 0 photos

One planted in the Rosy Patio Border. 17th November 2019. From Style Roses.

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Clematis viticella 'Abundance'

Added on 3 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Planted to grow up Bramley apple tree. April 2016 Ashbrook.

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Aquilegia vulgaris 'Nivea'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Left side of white garden beside lilies. 22/4/17

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Hippeastrum ‘Lady Jane’

Added on 21 Nov, 2019 | 2 photos

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Blackberry 'Waldo'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Thorn free variety with good flavoured fruits. To grow up front of garage wall. April 2017.

Paeonia unknown var. pale pink.

Added on 4 Jul, 2019 | 0 photos

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Hippeastrum ‘Alfresco’

Added on 21 Nov, 2019 | 1 photo

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Garden Ornaments

Added on 21 Aug, 2014 | 22 photos

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Aquilegia vulgaris (Woodside Group)

Added on 18 May, 2016 | 1 photo

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Lupin 'Masterpiece'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 3 photos

3 young plants in the raised beds. April 2017. Slug pellets deployed!

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Polemonium 'Bressingham Purple'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

1 in patio border. April 2017.