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Penstemon smallii

This lovely species penstemon is ideal for naturalistic planting. Flowering earlier than border hybrid penstemons, Penstemon smallii also has larger, broader leaves that become flushed with reddish bronze over winter. In late spring and early summer, striking deep purple-bronze stems bear showy…  More Info

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Penstemon barbartus 'Twizzle'

Pretty flowers on slender stems, makes Penstemon Twizzle a lovely plant for the middle and rear of cottage and priarie style, herbaceous garden borders. It is a perennial, and flowers throughout the summer. It's also a great plant for a cutting patch, as the flower stems look great in home-made…  More Info

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Umbrella Plant with Braided Stem

A lovely specimen houseplant for the home or office alike, this Umbrella Plant looks like a miniature exotic tree with its decoratively braided triple stem bearing a dense canopy of attractive, glossy green, palm-shaped laves. Low maintenance and easy to grow, Schefflera arboricola…  More Info

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Foxglove 'Apricot'

…and will attract pollinating insects to your garden and as it thrives in dappled shade it will be perfect for spaces in the garden where sun loving plants would sulk. Although as a species Digitalis are short lived they'll seed themselves around the garden to increase the display year after year.…  More Info

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Wellbeing Collection (House Plant)

…It is quite tolerant so it can be placed in an entrance hall where it may face cold draughts. Be sure it can get some sun and some shade throughout the day. An aloe vera plant is popular for its medicinal qualities. The sap inside its thick fleshy foliage has cooling qualities which is commonly…  More Info

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Shallot Triple Pack (Spring Planting)

…Gourmet' produces larger and better quality bulbs with reduced bolting incidence. The lovely golden brown skinned bulbs store well throughout the winter. Pack size: Height 35cm (14). Spread: 15cm (6). Shallot 'Red Sun' - arguably the best of the red shallots. Producing good yields of crisp, white…  More Info

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Helianthemum Cerise Queen

…flowering, they will keep their lovely hummocky shape and you may even be rewarded with a second flush of flowers later in the summer. The nectar-rich flowers are a magnet for pollinating insects. Trouble free and easy to grow, this variety is perfect for planting at the front of hot, dry borders…  More Info

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Helianthemum Henfield Brilliant

…flowering, they will keep their lovely hummocky shape and you may even be rewarded with a second flush of flowers later in the summer. The nectar-rich flowers are a magnet for pollinating insects. Trouble free and easy to grow, this variety is perfect for planting at the front of hot, dry borders…  More Info

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Helianthemum Ben Hope

…flowering, they will keep their lovely hummocky shape and you may even be rewarded with a second flush of flowers later in the summer. The nectar-rich flowers are a magnet for pollinating insects. Trouble-free and easy to grow, this variety is perfect for planting at the front of hot, dry borders…  More Info

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Helianthemum 'Golden Queen'

…Mediterranean plants such as lavenders and Cistus. Simply trim back after flowering to retain the compact shape and encourage a second flowering. Height: 20cm (8). Spread: 30cm (12). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height…  More Info

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Lobelia siphilitica Alba

loving Lobelia siphilitica f. albiflora 'Alba' is a handsome, statuesque plant that grows happily in sun or semi shade. This tall perennial makes a lovely addition to moist borders and bog gardens, or planted in the shallowest margins of ponds. Height: 120cm (47). Spread: 30cm (12). Planting depth:…  More Info

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Osteospermum 'Tresco Purple' (Hardy)

…to greet the sun. Versatile and resilient, hardy Osteospermum 'Tresco Purple' will thrive in hot, dry, neglected conditions and yet is one of the longest-flowering plants in the garden! Expect vibrant summer colour and weed suppressing ground cover from this easy to grow, sun loving African Daisy.…  More Info

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Helianthemum The Bride

…flowering, they will keep their lovely hummocky shape and you may even be rewarded with a second flush of flowers later in the summer. The nectar-rich flowers are a magnet for pollinating insects. Trouble free and easy to grow, this variety is perfect for planting at the front of hot, dry borders…  More Info

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Lobelia siphilitica Blue

…siphilitica is a handsome, statuesque plant that grows happily in sun or semi shade. This tall perennial makes a lovely addition to moist borders and bog gardens, or planted in the shallowest margins of ponds. Height: 120cm (47). Spread: 30cm (12). Planting depth: Zones 1 & 2 to 5cm (2) below water…  More Info

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Erodium Spanish Eyes

…mountain areas, they enjoy full sun in any freely draining soil and are ideal for gravel or rock gardens and alpine troughs. They also make useful edging plants for borders. Loved by bees and other pollinators. Height and Spread: 15-30cm (6-12”). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore…  More Info

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Weigela 'Florida Variegata'

…in sun or part shade, needing very little maintenance. May and June sees this deciduous, hardy shrub covered with dainty pink blooms which are loved by pollinating insects. Perfect for mixed borders where it will form a rounded, spreading shrub at maturity. Height and spread: 2.5m (8'). Plant height…  More Info

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Oenothera tetragona

…makes a lovely addition to prairie-style or naturalistic planting schemes. Tolerant of heat and drought, it is an ideal choice for coastal gardens and sun-baked borders in front of south-facing walls. For a stunning combination, pair Oenothera tetragona with blue-flowered plants that also love  More Info

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Blues Colour Collection

…dusky purple leaves mixing beautifully with other blue and purple plants. The leaves of purple sage are a valuable culinary herb. Short spikes of lilac flowers, loved by bees, may be produced in summer. RHS AGM. Thrives in full sun and a free-draining soil, showing good drought resistance. Height…  More Info

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Gazania 'Tiger Stripes Mixed'

…Mixed? love to bathe in the heat of the sun; demurely closing their petals during cold or overcast periods. Free flowering and easy to grow, Gazanias are also tolerant of coastal conditions. Height and spread: 20cm (8). Supplied as garden-ready plug plants: If you?ve fallen behind with your planting  More Info

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Allium 'Purple Sensation'

One of the best and most majestic alliums for your late spring garden, 'Purple Sensation' is a sun loving, drought tolerant variety producing lilac-purple coloured flowers up to 15cm in diameter, that start to flower after the tulips in mid-May. No early summer garden is complete without a good…  More Info

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Foxglove 'Dalmatian Mixed'

Foxgloves are a classic plant of the 'Country Garden' and loved for their high towers of cone shaped flowers, that look spectacular in garden borders. Foxglove 'Dalmatian Mixed' are hardy biennial and grow well in full sun, or partial shade, flowering between May and July. These beautiful digitalis…  More Info

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Fatsia japonica

…in gaps in the borders, or planted in a pot on the patio. Globular white flowers formed in summer are popular with pollinating insects, and followed by black seedpods by autumn. An RHS Award of Garden Merit winner, Fatsia Japonica is happy in sun or shade, and loves fertile and moist, well-drained…  More Info

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Euonymus europaeus 'Red Cascade'

…growing in sun or shade, in most soil conditions. The seeds are also loved by birds and you may find self-sown seedlings turn up elsewhere in your garden. Height:3m (10'). Spread: 2.5m (8'). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The…  More Info

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Pyracantha 'Orange Glow'

sun to shade. Height and spread: 250cm (98). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival images are an indication only. Useful links: How to plant  More Info

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Bergenia cordifolia 'Bressingham White'

…useful evergreen ground cover, spring flowers and a feast of nectar for early pollinators. This low maintenance and adaptable plant spreads by rhizomes, colonising areas in sun or shade on any soil type. Large rounded, leathery leaves form good weed-supressing cover and in spring sturdy stems bear…  More Info

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Carex testacea 'Prairie Fire'

…A lovely accent for gravel gardens, edging borders or cascading from winter containers, thriving in full sun or part shade. Height and spread: 50cm (20in). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered…  More Info

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Distylium myricoides 'Blue Cascade'

…Cascade' is a sun loving, hardy shrub that will also tolerate partial shade, so it is useful in almost any part of the garden. Early spring sees the dark red petal-less flowers opening along the arching stems to add rich colour when it is needed in the garden. An easy to keep plant, the Blue Leafed…  More Info

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Gaillardia 'Guapa Flamenco Bicolour'

…along the edge of hot-themed borders. Pollinators will love them too! Height and spread: 40cm (16in). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival…  More Info

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Gaillardia 'Guapa Red'

…along the edge of hot-themed borders. Pollinators will love them too! Height and spread: 40cm (16in). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival…  More Info

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Gaillardia 'Guapa Yellow'

…along the edge of hot-themed borders. Pollinators will love them too! Height and spread: 40cm (16in). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival…  More Info

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Clethra alnifolia 'Vanilla Spice'

A lovely flowering shrub for a shady, moist border on acid soil, Clethra alnifolia ‘Vanilla Spice’ provides an abundance of flowers with a sweet clove scent which is irresistible to pollinators. This adaptable plant will tolerate full sun providing the soil is consistently moist, but it…  More Info

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Acer Bold Duo

…bringing character to Japanese planting schemes and rockeries, but also make a fine container tree and add a lovely splash of colour to mixed borders. The delicate foliage of these Acers are susceptible to sun scorch and wind burn, so they are best planted in a sheltered, lightly shaded position.…  More Info

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Perovskia 'Blue Spire'

…Perovskia 'Blue Spire', a Russian Sage plant, is similar to Lavender. Its foliage is silvery and aromatic, it thrives in the sun and is drought resistant, it has lilac blue flowera on stems, it is loved by bees and butterflies and looks great planted en masse in blocks or lines. The main differences…  More Info

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Acer Collection

…bringing character to Japanese planting schemes and rockeries, but also make a fine container tree and add a lovely splash of colour to mixed borders. The delicate foliage of these Acers are susceptible to sun scorch and wind burn, so they are best planted in a sheltered, lightly shaded position.…  More Info

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Aster alpinus Mixed

…flowers in pinks, purples, lilacs and mauves. It loves dry, sun-baked positions at the front of the border or in rockeries where it forms neat mounds. Aster alpinus associates beautifully with other low-growing coastal and Mediterranean plants and is well suited to container growing. Height: 25cm…  More Info

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Aster alpinus 'Happy End'

…in late spring and early summer. It loves dry, sun-baked positions at the front of the border or in rockeries where it forms neat mounds. Aster alpinus ‘Happy End’ associates beautifully with other low-growing coastal and Mediterranean plants and is well suited to container growing.…  More Info

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Tree Peony 'Hai Huang'

…sturdy framework of upright, woody stems clothed in deep green, divided leaves. Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival images are an indication…  More Info

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Leucothoe 'Scarletta'

…evolving into a lovely green. As autumn arrives they change again into a mature bronze. Leucothoe ?Scarletta' thrives in deep or partial shade. In full sun, it develops an almost metallic sheen. Leucothoe can look deceptively exotic, but they're easy to grow. The plants are hardy and perfect…  More Info

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Hosta 'Giant Leaved Mix'

…hardy perennials will spread to create superb ground cover for those challenging shaded areas of the garden. Ideal for the front of borders or planting into patio containers. They bring a calming, leafy feel to courtyard gardens, softening the edges of paved areas. Hosta 'Giant Leaved Mix'…  More Info

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Zinnia elegans 'Queeny Mixed'

…cut-and-come-again nature, which means that you can snip stems to enjoy in the home all through the summer too. To top it off, these sun-loving plants are low maintenance, drought tolerant and pollinator friendly! Perfect for a sunny spot in borders or large patio containers. Height: 60-80cm…  More Info

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Aglaonema Christina

…house plant. The broad, sword shaped leaves form a neat and tidy plant with a slow growth rate that won?t get out of hand. Originating from the tropical rain-forests in Asia, it will certainly appreciate a warm room. Aglaonema 'Christina' has variegated silvery-green leaves that will create a lovely  More Info

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Delphinium 'Summer Skies' (Pacific Hybrid)

…spires of lovely sky blue flowers, that are perfect for adding height and colour to garden borders. Traditionally a cottage garden plant, they are also a popular choice for a range of garden styles. As well as being planted in garden borders, Delphinium 'Summer Skies' can also be planted in an area…  More Info

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Patio Peach

…so it doesn’t require a pollination partner. Patio Peach is perfect for container growing or planting in small gardens, delivering a flurry of single pink blossom in spring that is loved by bees. Delicious red-flushed fruits follow in September. Maximum height: 2.5-3.5m (8.2-11.5ft). Spread:…  More Info

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Arabis blepharophylla 'Spring Charm'

…which provide plentiful early nectar for foraging pollinators. A short-lived perennial, it loves freely-draining, gravelly soils in full sun. As well as providing stunning spring colour to rock gardens it also makes a useful edging or container plant. Height:15cm (6”). Spread:20cm (8”).  More Info

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Prunus laurocerasus 'Rotundifolia'

…flowers provide food for bees in April. Dark, cherry-like fruits that are also loved by wildlife follow in summer, turning from red to black as they ripen. Growing well in dry shade as well as full sun, this plant requires little maintenance, and being a more compact variety, it is particularly…  More Info

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Spring Bulbs Mixed Flowering Collection

…a frenzy of royal blue trumpets carried on upright stems. Ixiolirion is perfectly hardy if naturalised in sheltered borders, but makes a lovely container plant too. Height: 30cm (10). Spread: 10cm (4).* Puschkinia libanotica (20 bulbs) Few Spring bulbs are as elegant as the Russian Snowdrop. The…  More Info

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Camellia sasanqua 'Strawberry Swirl'

…a sheltered position with shade from the early morning sun. Maximum height and spread: 4m (13ft). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival…  More Info

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Eucalyptus gunnii 'France Bleu'

…evergreen leaves which seem to sparkle in the sun. Left unpruned, the leaves will become sage-green and sickle-shaped. This miniature variety makes a wonderful specimen for a patio container where its foliage beautifully enhances other flowering plants, hence its popularity as a long-lasting filler…  More Info

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Osteospermum 'Falling Stars'™

…of the African daisy comes in a sunshine blend of five vivid colours that will fill your baskets, window boxes and containers with colour. Famed for their long flowering period, these gorgeous Osteospermums are drought tolerant and simply love the sun. Trails to: 45cm (18). Supplied as plug plants.  More Info

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Helianthemum Pink Angel

…for planting at the front of hot, dry borders and rockeries, and makes a useful addition to coastal gardens. It combines beautifully with other Mediterranean plants such as Cistus and Lavender. Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size.…  More Info

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Helianthemum Collection

…tolerant shrubs makes ideal groundcover in coastal gardens or on sunny banks and borders. Height: 20cm (8). Spread: 30cm (12). Supplied as plug plants.* Collection comprises: * Helianthemum 'Ben Fhada' - A popular variety bearing sunshine yellow flowers with deep golden centres.* Helianthemum 'The…  More Info

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Daphne gemmata 'Royal Crown'

…and other insects love visiting the flowers which are followed in late summer by attractive red berries. Originally found in China, where it grows on forest edges, you should plant your Daphne 'Gemmata Royal Crown' in well-drained soil in a sheltered spot in full or partial sun where it will thrive…  More Info

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Oenothera fruticosa 'Youngii'

…yellow saucer-shaped blooms opening from reddish buds throughout summer, this cheerful evening primrose makes a lovely addition to free-draining borders and naturalistic planting schemes. The narrow evergreen leaves develop a reddish tinge in autumn for added interest. Tolerant of heat and drought,…  More Info

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Campanula lactiflora 'Dwarf Pink'

…May to August, Campanula lactifolia ?Dwarf Pink? is a perfect cottage garden plant. It thrives in sun or semi shade, although the delicate flowers keep their colour better in a partly shaded spot. Its nectar is loved by bees and other pollinators. The Milky Bellflower is attractive as a cut flower…  More Info

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Golden Yellow Tones Colour Collection

…well-drained borders and container displays. Leaves are a useful culinary herb. Short spikes of lilac flowers, loved by bees, may be produced in summer. Thrives in full sun and a free-draining soil, showing good drought resistance. Height and spread: 40cm (16).* Sedum rupestre ‘Angelina’…  More Info

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Gaillardia 'Guapa Collection'

…division between the two intense colours that makes them especially eye-catching. Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival images are an…  More Info

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Tree Peony 'Xue Ying Tao Hua'

…sturdy framework of upright, woody stems clothed in deep green, divided leaves. Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival images are an indication…  More Info

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Coreopsis 'Sweet Marmalade'

…blooms are held on long, slender stalks above a mound of soft, finely divided foliage. ‘Sweet Marmalade’ makes a lovely front or middle of border plant where it will attract plenty of butterflies and other pollinators. It will cope effortlessly with hot summers and sun-baked soils.…  More Info

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Heuchera Collection

…dark veins from mid-summer onwards. Height: 20cm (8in). Spread: 40cm (16in). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival images are an indication…  More Info

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Stipa tenuissima 'Ponytails'

…moves in the slightest breeze and provides a lovely textural contrast against other perennials. The silvery-green flowers create magical light effects as they catch the sun. In late summer, the flowers fade to a beautiful buff yellow. A fabulous plant for a dry, baked border in poor soil. Drift it…  More Info

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