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Gerbera garvinea 'Cheeky Collection'

The most floriferous of all hardy Gerberas, this new ‘Cheeky Collection' will keep smiling its vibrant blooms all summer long. These cheeky blooms come in a kaleidoscope of cheerful colours which really pop against each other. The flowers are smaller than other varieties, but extremely…  More Info

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Primrose 'Primlet Tropical Mix'

Primrose 'Primlet Tropical Mix' adds a bright splash of colour to your spring garden. The fully double blooms unfurl like mini rosebuds in a luxuriant colour mix. These vibrant primroses are perfect for brightening up beds and borders or creating a dazzling display in your patio pots. Height and…  More Info

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Hemerocallis 'Tropical Surprise'

Providing a tropical punch of peach and raspberry, Hemerocallis ‘Tropical Surprise’ looks exotic but is fabulously easy to grow. Fragrant, apricot flowers with deep purple centres and rippled margins will bloom from midsummer until autumn on compact plants with arching, strap-like leaves…  More Info

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Madia elegans 'Tropical Fruits'

An intriguing, easy-to-grow annual that produces foliage with a fragrance similar to that of a basket of tropical fruits. A profusion of canary-yellow, daisylike flowers with an attractive central maroon-red ring open during the morning and early evening, and close during very strong sunlight. Ideal…  More Info

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Dahlia 'Tropical Sheer Heaven'

Dahlia 'Tropical Sheer Heaven' comes in a dreamy combination of salmon, pale yellow and pink with each flower varying slightly in colour to create a perfectly harmonious blend. The generous, 12cm blooms are produced in abundance from July to the first frosts. With strong stems they make wonderful…  More Info

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Nasturtium 'Tropical Mix' (Seeds)

A vigorous, fast-growing climber for long-lasting summer colour with masses of bright, frilly blooms. An ideal variety for climbing up walls, fences and trellis. Height: 240cm (94). Spread: 150cm (59). Culinary information: The peppery flavour of the leaves and colourful flowers will enrich salads…  More Info

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Drosera paradoxa (House Plant)

A unique Tropical Sundew which originates from Australia. Drosera paradoxa is a carnivorous plant that catches insects using its bright sticky pads and then digests them slowly. It needs a warm climate of around 18C (65F) or above, throughout the whole year. This Sundew isn't the most…  More Info

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Alstroemeria 'Butterfly Hybrids'

…well-known ?Ligtu Hybrids?, Alstroemeria ?Butterfly Hybrids? make fabulous cut flowers in the best shades of purple, adding a tropical theme to vases and bouquets. These hardy perennials are undemanding, returning year after year to fill your containers and borders with their beautiful blooms.…  More Info

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Campsis radicans

With bold trumpet-shaped flowers and handsome pinnate leaves, Campsis radicans is an impressively exotic climber which is surprisingly hardy given its tropical looks. Pendulous clusters of red-orange trumpet flowers, about 8cm long, are produced from the ends of branches. This vigorous twining vine…  More Info

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Campsis x tagliabuana 'Madame Galen'

…Galen' is a remarkable, fast-growing climber, producing striking trumpet-shaped flowers during late summer. This plant may appear tropical but it is actually hardy in the UK and easy to grow. Trumpet Vine is an impressive climbing plant and once established, will thrive on neglect, so it is perfect…  More Info

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Nerium oleander 'Pink'

An exceptionally long flowering period plus handsome evergreen leaves makes Nerium oleander 'Pink' a rewarding shrub for a large patio pot. From July to October, it bears 5-petalled, tropical-looking, pink flowers that are borne in clusters at the ends of branches. Forming a tall, bushy shrub with…  More Info

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Nerium oleander 'Red'

An exceptionally long flowering period plus handsome evergreen leaves makes Nerium oleander 'Red' a rewarding shrub for a large patio pot. From July to October, it bears 5-petalled, tropical-looking, cerise-red flowers that are borne in clusters at the ends of branches. Forming a tall, bushy shrub…  More Info

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Nerium oleander 'White'

An exceptionally long flowering period plus handsome evergreen leaves makes Nerium oleander 'White' a rewarding shrub for a large patio pot. From July to October, it bears 5-petalled, tropical-looking, pure white flowers that are borne in clusters at the ends of branches. Forming a tall, bushy shrub…  More Info

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Hibiscus syriacus 'Purple Ruffles'

…'Purple Ruffles' produces fully double mauve-purple flowers in abundance from late summer through to October. Despite its tropical looks, this Rose Mallow is fully hardy and provides a welcome splash of colour when many other plants have peaked. Although late to come into leaf in spring, the…  More Info

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Fatsia japonica

Fatsia japonica is a firm favorite for adding a tropical note to gardens. A fast-growing, low-maintenance shrub, hardy and evergreen. Its architectural value lies in glossy palmate leaves, 45cm (18) wide and weatherproof. This robust and long-lasting shrub is perfect for providing instant impact,…  More Info

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Blechnum brasiliense 'Volcano'

…and reach up to 70cm (28) tall. This fern will gradually form a small trunk, reaching around 30cm tall in 10 years. Although tropical in origin, Blechnum brasiliense is hardy enough to grow in most areas of the UK gardens, tolerating temperatures as low as -5C (23F) but will it will appreciate a…  More Info

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Dahlia 'Cornel'

Dahlia ?Cornel ? are must have plants for a bold tropical feeling hot border. They would be a welcome addition to any Dahlia border or as focal point planting adding a splash of colour. Height: 90cm (36). Spread: 45cm (18).  More Info

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Paperplant (House Plant Seeds)

…is perfectly hardy in UK gardens, but why leave it outdoors when you can enjoy its glossy good looks in your home too! Fatsia japonica, is better known as the Paperplant or Castor Oil Plant. It?s striking, architectural leaves are highly sheened, giving a lush, tropical feel to the conservatory…  More Info

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Lily 'Asiatic Mix'

These vibrant lilies will produce magnificent blooms each summer in a wide range of tropical colours. They'll add a bright splash of colour to your borders and containers, and make superb cut flowers too. Supplied as bulbs. Useful links: How to grow lilies  More Info

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Tulip 'Mai Tai'

A large, double-flowered tulip in a fruity cocktail of mango, pineapple and pomegranate that is sure to bring some tropical flair to your spring displays. With strong, weather-proof stems, Tulip 'Mai Tai' makes fantastic cut flowers too. Height: 50cm (20in). Spread: 20cm (8in). Useful links: How to…  More Info

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Bluebell Vine (House Plant Seeds)

Exotic and unusual - this tropical climber makes an eye-catching conservatory plant! Large blue flowers with white throats appear among the lush green foliage in summer. This quick growing, half-hardy annual is ideal for growing over an obelisk as a focal point in the conservatory, or outdoors on…  More Info

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Giant Oriental Lily Collection

…explosion of tropical colour! Oriental Lilies are prized for their large, trumpet shaped flowers and powerful fragrance. The tall, sturdy stems are cloaked in dark green foliage creating the perfect contrast to their vibrant coloured blooms. Our Oriental Lily Collection are hardy and easy to grow,…  More Info

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Campsis x tagliabuana 'Summer Jazz Fire Trumpet'

Campsis tagliabuana 'Summer Jazz Fire Trumpet' is a showy climber. It is a hardy climber which will look stunning in a sheltered position. It adds a tropical feel to the garden. Red-orange trumpet shaped flowers look great as they appear as clusters on the climbing stems. Height & Spread: 1.5m (5').…  More Info

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Dahlia 'Sylvia'

…brown stems. This showy ball Dahlia is perfect for delivering a warm glow to summer borders, flowering throughout summer and well into autumn. The shapely blooms make splendid cut flowers that will add a splash of tropical colour to summer flower arrangements. Height: 90cm (36). Spread: 50cm (20).  More Info

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Tellmann's honeysuckle

…tubular flowers make a glamorous display from late spring to midsummer. Awarded an RHS AGM, Lonicera x tellmanniana is best grown in a sunny, south facing position. Ideal for suffusing wall and fences with tropical colour, or as part of an exotic planting scheme. Height: 5m (16?). Spread: 2m (6?).  More Info

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Dahlia 'Cornel Duo'

This lovely collection, Dahlia ?Cornel Duo? are must have plants for a bold tropical feeling hot border. They would be a welcome addition to any Dahlia border or as focal point planting adding a splash of colour. Height: 90cm (36). Spread: 45cm (18). Dahlia ?Cornel? Duo comprises: * Dahlia 'Cornel…  More Info

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Hibiscus syriacus 'Hamabo'

The tropical looking flowers of Hibiscus syriacus 'Hamabo' are perfect for adding an exotic feel to borders and patio containers. Chiffon pink blooms are blotched with raspberry red at the base of each petal, making an eye-catching late summer display. Although Hibiscus is often late to come into…  More Info

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Alstroemeria 'Summer Saint'

…mauve?pink blooms. This super-hardy Peruvian Lily is so free-flowering that it will keep blooming for up to 5 months! Perfect for bringing a tropical feel to borders and containers, and adding an exotic flavour to summer bouquets. This glamorous perennial will form an attractive clump of glossy…  More Info

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Alstroemeria Summer Trio

Alstroemeria Summer Trio is a great addition to an exotic planting scheme as the three varieties of alstroemeria all have gorgeous tropical looking flowers. They flower throughout the summer and can be grown in planters, or garden borders. Some can also be grown in a cutting patch as they are…  More Info

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Hibiscus 'Starburst Chiffon'

An extremely hard and robust variety of Hibiscus, with tropical looking flowers, making it a great choice for exotic style and modern gardens. The plant has a bushy habit, and the white flowers, with magenta veining bloom from July until October. Height: 150cm (59?). Spread: 150cm (59?). Plant…  More Info

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Umbrella Bamboo

…forms clumps of gently bending green-yellow canes, whose shape gives it the name Umbrella Bamboo. Fargesia murieliae has a wonderfully exotic, tropical appearance. But don't be deceived! It's so easy to grow. The Umbrella Bamboo is resistant to wind and performs well in both sun or shade, making…  More Info

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Busy Lizzie 'Beacon Mixed'

Illuminate your garden with the tropical tones of Busy Lizzie 'Beacon Mixed?. Busy Lizzies are back on trend, flaunting exotic colours, long flowering times and lush leaves. These easy to grow and reliable plants do well in pots or borders, in sun or partial shade and will reward very little effort…  More Info

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Peperomia caperata 'Santorini'

This compact tropical succulent enjoys warm conditions, moderate lighting and low watering, so it’s an undemanding little plant that will thrive under fluorescent lights in an office environment or in a shadier position in the home. This rarely offered variety forms neat rosettes of…  More Info

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Peperomia caperata 'Rosso'

…or in moderate lighting conditions, Peperomia caperata ‘Rosso’ is perfect for the office or shadier areas. The fleshy foliage of this tropical succulent is drought resistant making it easy to look after. Peperomia ‘Rosso’ forms a neat rosette of dark green, glossy leaves that…  More Info

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Dahlia 'Pacific View'

…centres on blooms 8-10cm across. Forms a dense, well-branching mound, with blooms held on sturdy stems which are excellent for cutting. Adds a tropical punch to borders and enlivens fading container displays in late summer and autumn. Height: 90-120cm (36 - 48 inches). Spread: 60cm (24in). Plant…  More Info

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Dahlia 'Fire Pot'

…Pot’ seem to glow from within. Bright pink buds open into elegant, water-lily blooms, 15cm in diameter. The flowers are infused with tropical shades of hot tangerine pink which merge into a sunny yellow centre. The blooms gently fade into coral tones as they mature, so flowers on one…  More Info

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Lily 'Primrose Hill'

…lilac coloured edges. Lily 'Primrose Hill' is a tall tree lily, which when mature has stems 180cm (71?) long. This makes it great for the back of tropical themed borders, or as a floral screen to hide a drab wall, or wheelie bins. On warm summer nights the scent fills the air, so planting them close…  More Info

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Campsis Trio

These three Campsis varieties bring a tropical feel to any sheltered aspect of your garden, flowering prolifically as they climb. Clusters of flowers appear from late summer to autumn. They are deciduous and store their energy for the following spring. Very easy to grow. Height and spread: 1.5m…  More Info

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Tulip 'Caribbean Parrot'

Add a tropical touch to your spring displays with this exciting parrot tulip! Ruffled yellow petals each have a delicate orange-red margin, with the odd flash of green appearing on the outer petals. From mid to late spring Tulip 'Caribbean Parrot' erupts into a frenzy of colour, looking striking…  More Info

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Aster 'Bahamas' (Island Series)

Boost your late summer borders and patio pots with pops of tropical pink colour! Aster 'Bahamas' is a neat and compact Michaelmas Daisy from the ?Island? series, providing a delightful, free-flowering display of cerise pink blooms from August to October. Ideal for cottage gardens, wildlife gardens…  More Info

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Alstroemeria 'Summer Pepper'

…is tall enough to jostle alongside other mid-border perennials or plant it into a patio container and provide a little support. The long stems of tropical blooms are also perfect for summer bouquets ? just keep picking them and more will be produced. 'Height: 70cm (28in). Spread: 50cm (20in). Plant…  More Info

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Lily 'Oriental Giant Flowering Collection'

…their sumptuous fragrance carried on the summer breeze! Lily ‘Oriental Giant Flowering Collection’ includes a harmonious array of tropical colours and graduated heights – making the perfect group for an eye-catching display on the patio. From the towering ‘Primrose…  More Info

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Canna x generalis 'Cannova Bronze'

…in the tropics. These flamboyant plants, whilst still tender, will grow very easily during our British Summers. Canna x generalis 'Cannova Bronze' has showy bronze-hued foliage in abundance, rising above it on slender stalks, bright red flowers will appear in summer, adding to the tropical heat. The…  More Info

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Canna x generalis Cannova 'Gold Leopard'

…of a gold ground overlaid with irregular deep orange spots. The Cannova Series of Cannas is unlike any others on the market. Despite its tropical looks, Canna ‘Gold Leopard’ is tough, cold tolerant and long flowering. Pumping out blooms all summer, Cannova ‘Gold Leopard’…  More Info

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Lewisia 'Elise Mixed'

…but modern breeding ensures that Lewisia ?Elise Mixed? flowers in its first year - making it perfect for bedding! The starry blooms in bright, tropical colours are produced above neat rosettes of evergreen foliage. Lewisia copes well in hot dry conditions but is equally happy in cooler summers,…  More Info

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Fatsia 'Camouflage'

Sporting bold, almost tropical looks, Fatsia ?Camouflage? bears large, deeply dissected leaves splashed with green gold. Clusters of globular white flowers in autumn are followed by black berries. This tough and reliable evergreen shrub provides all year-round interest and will lighten dry, shady…  More Info

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Musa Sikkimensis ?Ever Red?

…fast-growing banana will develop a woody stem, creating a dramatic, architectural centrepiece for a tropical planting scheme. Originating in the foothills of the Himalayas, Musa rivals Musa basjoo for hardiness and its thicker, stronger leaves are more windproof and more colourful and hardier than…  More Info

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Pteris umbrosa

…Pteris umbrosa has a distinctive, tropical appearance. Originating in the rainforests of Australia, Pteris umbrosa is an exceptionally elegant species with bright green, ribbon-like fronds held on slim stems, creating a cascade of airy foliage. This half hardy, evergreen fern makes a lovely specimen…  More Info

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Lantana 'Orange'

…bedding displays. Single stems support a crown of shiny, dark, evergreen leaves covered in clusters of sizzling orange flowers that radiate tropical heat from spring until the first frosts. Heat and drought tolerant, Lantana ‘Orange’ is easy to grow and will attract a host of…  More Info

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Morning Glory 'Mini Sky Blue'

Create a cool and tropical screen on your patio with this dazzling annual climber. Compact in size, Morning Glory ?Mini Sky Blue? is the perfect climber for creating a lush surrounding without getting too large, yet its fast growing nature means it will quickly scramble up a support and provide a…  More Info

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Canna x generalis 'Cannova Red'

Adding a tropical feel to your garden couldn?t be easier with Canna x generalis 'Cannova Red'. These showy, exotic looking plants are surprisingly easy to grow even in our British climate, Keep them in large pots on the patio and watch as the large, deep green leaves unfurl upwards and outwards to…  More Info

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Dahlia 'Imperialis Tree Dahlia'

…resemble bamboo, Dahlia ‘Imperialis’ is usually grown as a foliage plant. Its jungly appearance makes it a magnificent specimen for a tropical border. The flowers don’t appear until October, so it requires a warm position to bloom, either in a greenhouse/conservatory or a sheltered…  More Info

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Passiflora caerulea on a Hoop

Trained onto a decorative hoop, you can enjoy this flamboyant tropical climber indoors. Passiflora caerulea on a Hoop is ideal for a sunny windowsill where you can admire up close its spectacular greenish-white flowers adorned with a prominent central stigma and surrounded by a ring of purple, blue…  More Info

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Passiflora violacea on a Hoop

Trained onto a decorative hoop, you can enjoy this flamboyant tropical climber indoors. Passiflora violacea on a Hoop is ideal for a sunny windowsill where you can admire up close its spectacular violet flowers adorned with a prominent central stigma and surrounded by a ring of purple and white…  More Info

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85 Wildlife Friendly Bulb Collection

…clear why this was a Victorian favourite. Flowering Period: August - October. Height: 90cm (35). Spread: 10cm (4). * Lily Mix - 10 bulbs - A mix of tropical colours with a wonderful, powerful fragrance. Flowering Period: July- August. Height: 100cm (40). Spread: 50cm (20). * Crocosmia Mix'- 10 bulbs…  More Info

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Heliopsis 'Luna Roja'

…gardens. The blooms are good for cutting and their dark, sturdy stems have a long vase life. Plant ‘Luna Roja’ in containers to radiate tropical heat around your patio seating or add it to hot-themed borders where its sweltering colours will create an Indian summer whatever the weather.…  More Info

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Spring Bulb Beach Collection

…from the end of winter through into spring. This collection will take you out of the gloom of winter and bring you to your own little slice of tropical paradise with it's warm tones of yellow and white, contrasting with the cool blue shades reminiscent of a sandy beach being gently lapped by…  More Info

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Nepenthes alata Mix Hanging Basket

A native of tropical rainforests, these wacky pitcher plants are a botanical curiosity which is bound to draw attention and make an unusual feature in their hanging planter. Also known by the name ‘monkey cups’, it was once thought that monkeys drunk water from their pitchers! The…  More Info

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Mangave 'Blazing Saddles'

…like most tender perennials, will otherwise need to be brought into a frost-free greenhouse or conservatory over winter. Use it as a striking focal specimen on its own or combine it with other succulents and tropical bedding for a really wow-factor display. Height: 20cm (8in). Spread: 35cm (14in).  More Info

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Mangave 'Frosted Elegance'

…like most tender perennials, will otherwise need to be brought into a frost-free greenhouse or conservatory over winter. Use it as a striking focal specimen on its own or combine it with other succulents and tropical bedding for a really wow-factor display. Height: 20cm (8in). Spread: 35cm (14in).  More Info

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