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Steel Metal Effect Trough Planter

…lightweight trough is practical and durable whilst giving the appearance of metal with a steel patina. It is perfect for low-growing perennials, bedding, succulents, bulbs or herbs. Made from 70% recycled polypropylene plastic and 30% stone powder, Steel Effect Metal Trough is UV and frost-resistant…  More Info

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Poppy 'Pacino'

Poppy 'Pacino' will add a lovely bright splash of lemon yellow to rockeries, gravel gardens and alpine troughs from June to August. With low mounds of finely cut, blue-green foliage and short upright stems topped with the cup-shaped blooms. Japanese Poppies are well loved by insects for their rich…  More Info

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Silene caroliniana 'Hot Pink'

…well-drained soils of rocky outcrops. The nectar rich flowers are borne in profusion in late spring and early summer, offering a feast for pollinating insects. This charming hardy perennial is perfect for gravel gardens, alpine troughs and the front of sunny borders. Height and spread: 30cm (12?).  More Info

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Aged Metal Effect Trough Planter

…lightweight trough is practical and durable whilst giving the appearance of metal with a rust-effect patina. It is perfect for low-growing perennials, bedding, succulents, bulbs or herbs. Made from 70% recycled polypropylene plastic and 30% stone powder, Rust Effect Metal Trough is UV and…  More Info

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Campanula collina

…short spikes of violet-blue, bell-shaped flowers from mid to late summer. Campanula collina is a charming plant for a rock garden or alpine trough and for edging borders on freely-draining sites. Height: 20-30cm (8-12”) Spread:20cm (8”). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore…  More Info

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Damask Lead Effect Planters

…and will not crack or fade. The planters come with 4 pre-drilled drainage holes. Damask Lead Effect Planters are available as either:* 28cm Planter 28cm Diameter x 27cm Height Thickness: 6mm Weight: 1kg* 45cm Trough Planter 45cm Length x 20cm Width x 17cm Depth Thickness: 10mm Weight: 1.2kg  More Info

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Nurserymans Choice Seasonal Alpine and Rockery Collection

Perfect for creating your own alpine trough or planting up a gravel garden. This collection will be be selected at random from our wide range of hardy alpine and rockery plants. We can't specify exactly which species you will recieve - that would spoil the fun! You can rest assured that they will be…  More Info

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Doodia aspera 'Rough Ruby'

…Doodia aspera ‘Rough Ruby’ is half-hardy and will require some protection in areas with cold winters. Alternatively, grow it in a trough as part of a fern collection and move it into a sheltered position over winter. Height and spread: 50cm (20in). Plant height and spread is seasonal…  More Info

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Muscari 'Pink Sunrise'

…variety with exquisite pale pink, conical flower heads in spring. Just like their blue cousins, they are reliable and low maintenance, returning year after year in an ever increasing colony. Perfect for rockeries, narrow borders, patio troughs or edging pathways. Height: 20cm (8). Spread: 20cm (8).  More Info

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Daffodil jonquilla 'Pueblo'

…spring display. Each stem is crowded with sprays of palest yellow blooms, each with a delicate lemon cup. Daffodil jonquilla 'Pueblo' is gently fragrant and makes a fine cut flower. A lovely variety for spring borders, rockeries, troughs and patio containers. Height: 30cm (12?). Spread: 7cm (3?).  More Info

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Daffodil jonquilla 'Suzy'

…flared orange cups in a cheerful springtime display. Daffodil jonquilla 'Suzy' is gently perfumed, and makes a lovely cut flower. Awarded and RHS AGM, this compact variety is perfect for filling troughs and containers, or naturalizing in borders and rockeries. Height: 30cm (12). Spread: 7cm (3).  More Info

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Lychnis Alpina

A lovely addition to rockeries, alpine troughs and stone walls, Lychnis alpina is a charming compact perennial. Rounded clusters of rose-pink flowers are produced in spring above a clump of narrow greyish-green foliage. This hardy alpine catchfly tolerates poor sandy soils and though not…  More Info

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Echeveria 'Devotion'

…hardy to -10º Celsius, providing it is kept dry. Echeveria ‘Devotion’ is a gorgeous specimen for a sunny, well-baked spot in a terracotta pot, alpine trough or rockery. Alternatively, grow it indoors on a sunny windowsill or conservatory. Height: 15cm (6in). Spread: 20cm (8in).  More Info

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Iris reticulata 'Alida'

…These jewel-like irises always come as a lovely surprise when they lift their heads above the bare soil in February and March. They are perfect for planting in low troughs and rockeries or amassed along border edges where they can be admired at close quarters. Height: 15cm (6in). Spread: 7cm (3in).  More Info

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Erodium reichardii 'White'

This pretty, free-flowering alpine is a delightful choice for long-flowering containers and troughs or to soften border edges and rockeries. Forming a mound of dinky, neatly rounded and scallop-edged foliage, it throws up straight stalks bearing solitary, saucer-shaped, white flowers with delicate…  More Info

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Lettuce 'Saxo'

…brings a depth of colour to mixed summer salads. Easy to grow, simply direct sow this variety outside at intervals through spring in borders, troughs of window boxes for a tasty, fresh and nutritious harvest which continues through to late autumn. A reliable variety which shows an excellent level…  More Info

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Pots of Colour Bulb Mix

Specially selected for growing in containers, this delightful little mix will brighten your patio planters, troughs and window boxes with a dazzling parade of dwarf bulbs. Crocus, Chionodoxa, and Narcissus Tete-a-Tete blend harmoniously to create a professional looking display that lasts from March…  More Info

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Armeria caespitosa

…pink flowers held in clusters on short stems. This charming juniper-leaved thrift makes a lovely addition to rockeries, gravel gardens, alpine troughs and containers, and being drought- and salt-tolerant, is ideally suited to coastal gardens. It can also be used as path edging or as ground cover…  More Info

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Sempervivum 'Chick Charms® Gold Nugget'

…windowsill indoors, but it?s perfectly hardy so you can grow it in the garden too. Perfect for adding a splash of colour to winter rockeries, alpine troughs and those narrow, dry borders at the edge of the patio! Height: 8cm (3). Spread: 30cm (12). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we…  More Info

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Sempervivum 'Chick Charms Mint Marvel'

…your selection as plants readily produce ‘babies’. Allow them to knit together through rockeries, wall crevices, over green roofs, in troughs and terracotta bowls. Children will love planting them into ‘mini-gardens’. Height: 5-8cm (2-3in). Spread: 10-15cm (4-6in). Plant…  More Info

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Sempervivum 'Chick Charms Plum Parfait'

…your selection as plants readily produce ‘babies’. Allow them to knit together through rockeries, wall crevices, over green roofs, in troughs and terracotta bowls. Children will love planting them into ‘mini-gardens’. Height: 5-8cm (2-3in). Spread: 10-15cm (4-6in). Plant…  More Info

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Equisetum japonicum (Marginal Aquatic)

…evergreen, providing height, colour and architectural structure throughout the year. This versatile plant is suitable for shallow pond margins, patio troughs or even as a houseplant, providing it is kept continually moist. Not to be confused with invasive Equisetum weed species, Equisetum japonicum…  More Info

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Eryngium variifolium Miss Marbel

Sea hollies are wonderful for adding architecture amongst the soft peaks and troughs of other border perennials. Basal rosettes of dark green leaves boldly marked with silvery veining give rise to stiff stalks bearing deep blue thistle-like flowers surrounded by long, spiky bracts. Flowering in July…  More Info

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Sempervivum 'Chick Charms Trio'

…selection as plants readily produce ‘babies’. Allow them to knit together through rockeries, wall crevices, over green roofs, in troughs and terracotta bowls. Children will love planting them into ‘mini-gardens’. Height: 5-8cm (2-3in). Spread: 10-15cm (4-6in). Sempervivum…  More Info

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Polypodium vulgare

…have taken hold. Polypodium vulgare has a mat-like habit, with ladder-like, leathery foliage that is wonderful for creeping over rockeries, troughs and border edges. It will gently spread by spores, developing natural colonies to create that effortless, ‘wild’ garden look. Height:…  More Info

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Anemone blanda

…a golden eye are carried above soft green dissected leaves. These graceful beauties are ideal for planting through rockeries, borders and alpine troughs. For maximum impact, try naturalising them in drifts through grass or open woodland. Height: 10cm (4). Spread: 15cm (6). Useful links: How to plant…  More Info

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Oxalis Censation™ 'Double Pink Wonder'

…with red picotee edges. This Shamrock is a low growing bulb, forming a spreading clump of triangular, clover-like foliage. It is ideal for alpine troughs, pots and sheltered rockeries. 'In most parts of the UK they are best grown in containers and moved to a frost free position in early autumn, as…  More Info

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Organic Lettuce 'Red & Green Salad Bowl Mixed' (Loose-Leaf)

…with both colours for varied pickings throughout summer. Sow successively for a long-lasting harvest of fresh salad leaves. Great for growing in troughs, window boxes or pots as well as rows in the kitchen garden, you can pick the leaves straight from the plants as and when needed and more will grow…  More Info

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Erica carnea

…borders. Mats of needle-like, green foliage produce masses of small pink flowers from early to mid spring, providing a rich source of nectar for pollinating insects. Its petite size makes it ideal for small gardens and courtyards or planted into a patio trough. Height: 15cm (6). Spread: 45cm (18).  More Info

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Allium 'Yellow Fantasy'

This little allium is perfect for running along the front of borders, weaving through gravel gardens, or planting into a patio trough. From low clumps of fine, linear leaves, burst numerous clusters of nodding, bell-shaped yellow-green flowers. Allium ‘Yellow Fantasy’ is similar in…  More Info

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Muscari Duo

…traditional blue species with the recently introduced pink Grape Hyacinth. Plant them at the front of borders, dotted through rockeries or in patio troughs. They make pretty cut flowers too! Height: 20cm (8). Spread: 20cm (8). * Grape Hyacinth Duo comprises: * 10 x bulbs Muscari ?Pink Sunrise?* 85 x…  More Info

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Aubretia cultorum 'Cascade Blue'

…of beds and borders. This fuss-free plant is tough and resilient, virtually looking after itself once established. Perfect for rockeries, alpine troughs, borders and wildlife gardens where it will always attract the buzz of pollinating insects. Height: 10cm (4). Spread 40cm (16). Plant height and…  More Info

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Campanula rotundifolia

…of small, rounded leaves. Flowering from summer to autumn, this hardy perennial makes a fine addition to rockeries, gravel gardens and alpine troughs. Height: 30cm (12). Spread: 25cm (10). 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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Sempervivum 'Mixed'

…die after flowering, they are swiftly replaced by small offsets which quickly fill the gap. Commonly known as Houseleeks, these hardy perennials are extremely drought tolerant once established - perfect for planting in wall crevices, rockeries and alpine troughs. Height: 8cm (3). Spread: 30cm (12).  More Info

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Oxalis versicolor

…specimens for a frost free greenhouse or conservatory. In particularly mild and sheltered sites they may be grown outdoors in rock gardens or alpine troughs, but should be protected from frost at all times. Height: 10cm (4?) Spread: 20cm (8?). Useful links: How to grow bulbs, corms and tubers   More Info

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Rhododendron 'Dwarf Keleticum'

A lovely little dwarf variety for creeping over rock gardens, along the edge of a border, down banks or in troughs. Rhododendron ‘Dwarf Keleticum’ forms low, dense mounds of evergreen, shiny leaves that are covered in rose-purple speckled flowers from May to June. RHS Award of Garden…  More Info

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Primrose 'Pom Pom Mixed'

…primrose yellow, dusky pink and lilac which blend together in perfect harmony. These Garden Ready primulas can go straight into hanging baskets, troughs, containers and beds where they will light up the winter garden from January to March. Height and spread: 20cm (8). Plant height and spread is…  More Info

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Pteris nipponica

…a creamy-white central stripe. Pteris nipponica has a graceful, creeping habit, making it perfect for cascading over a border edge, container or trough. This half hardy fern makes a lovely specimen for a sheltered terrace, courtyard or coastal garden where it will be protected from frost, or grown…  More Info

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Sempervivum 'Mixed'

…year after year. Extremely drought tolerant, hardy and low maintenance, Sempervivum 'Mixed' are great for wedging into wall crevices, alpine troughs, gravel gardens or patio containers for an unusual and attractive garden feature. These neat little succulents also make a great house plant for…  More Info

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Saxifraga arendsii 'Mossy Purple'

…edges of garden borders in cool, moist soils which don’t dry out in summer. It also makes a pretty specimen for a clay container or alpine trough. Saxifraga x arendsii ‘Mossy Purple’ forms low cushions of mossy, bright green leaves which are smothered in masses of upward-facing…  More Info

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Symphyandra pendula 'Fringe Cups'

…pale green leaves. The blooms are an excellent bee food plant as well as attracting butterflies. Drought and salt tolerant, it suits an alpine trough, or any well-drained position which doesn’t sit wet in winter such as a gravel garden, Mediterranean border or terracotta container. Although…  More Info

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Erodium 'Spanish Eyes'

…of veining. Thriving in sunshine and excellent drainage, this gorgeous little alpine is a lovely addition to rockeries, gravel gardens, alpine troughs, containers and the front of free-draining borders, flowering from late spring right through to early autumn. Height and Spread: 15-30cm (6-12in).…  More Info

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Erodium Spanish Eyes

…foliage. Native to limestone 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…  More Info

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Pellaea rotundifolia

…in a summer container, or all year round as a house or conservatory plant. Pellaea rotundifolia looks beautiful cascading over the sides of a trough, creeping through a terrarium or bottle garden, or tumbling from a kitchen windowsill. RHS Award of Garden Merit. Height and spread: 40cm (16in).…  More Info

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Delosperma 'Table Mountain'

…colonising poor, dry sites such as rockeries, gravel gardens and stone walls. Delosperma 'Table Mountain also lends a splash of colour to stone troughs, tumbling prettily over the sides and requiring little watering. Fuschia-pink, daisy-like flowers, 4-5cm across, shimmer in the sunlight and will…  More Info

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RosAroma? Scented Rose 'Bright Pink'

…the plant on delivery, is exquisitely-formed and heavily scented with that traditional, true rose fragrance. Whether you order one for yourself, or send one to a friend or relative, the impact of this wonderful rose is undeniable. Supplied in bud in a 11cm zinc pot or 22cm trough (designs may vary).  More Info

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Sedum 'Sunsparkler Dream Dazzler'

…With a low spreading habit, this tough little perennial is perfect for nestling in the rockery or spreading its way through a gravel garden, trough or container. The deep pink flowers are loved by bees and other pollinating insects. Once established, this hardy, colourful Stonecrop is drought…  More Info

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Phlox subulata 'Fort Hill'

…deep red stalks. Allow Phlox subulata ‘Fort Hill’ to drift over sunny rockeries and gravel gardens, tumble over the sides of a patio trough or soften border edges with cushiony mounds of foliage. Drought tolerant once established, it enjoys well-drained soils. The fragrant blooms attract…  More Info

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Sedum kamtschaticum var. floriferum 'Weihenstephaner Gold'

…extending the season of interest well into autumn. Sedum kamtschaticum var. floriferum 'Weihenstephaner Gold' has a wonderful creeping habit that will wander through the front of rockeries and hot, sunny borders, or spill from alpine troughs and containers. Height: 10cm (4). Spread: 40cm (16).  More Info

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Oxalis melanosticta 'Ken Aslet'

…tubular, golden flowers that emerge in late summer bring a splash of colour to the garden as other plants are fading. This low, matt-forming, hardy perennial is ideal for meandering through rockeries grown in alpine troughs where they can spill over the sides. Height: 10cm (4?). Spread: 45cm (18?).  More Info

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Colour-themed Collection - Pride Of Britain

…is just for you! Comprising red Calibrachoas (mini petunias), white Verbena and blue Lobelia, this vibrant collection will paint your pots and troughs in Union Jack colours. Selected for their reliability and long performance, this collection will provide cheerful colour from June to October.…  More Info

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Sedum Collection

…splash of colourful blooms at the end of summer - just when it?s really needed. Plant them at the front of borders and rockeries, or spilling from troughs and containers for a fabulous drought resistant display. Height: Up to 40cm (16). Spread: Up to 50cm (20). Sedum Collection comprises:* Sedum…  More Info

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Helianthemum 'Peachy Keen'

…sunny banks. From late spring to summer, Helianthemum 'Peachy Keen' bears fully double, papery, pink flowers which bring a lovely splash of colour to rockeries and alpine troughs. Once established, this easy going, hardy shrub is resilient and drought tolerant. Height: 20cm (8). Spread: 30cm (12).  More Info

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Geranium cinereum 'Jolly Jewel Silver'

Perfect for creating colourful ground cover in rockeries and alpine troughs. Geranium cinereum 'Jolly Jewel Silver' is a brand new cultivar that really packs a punch. It?s bold cerise blooms are unmissable, each with a contrasting black eye and dark veins. This robust hardy Geranium forms a neat…  More Info

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Platycodon Astra Blue

Platycodon Astra Blue is a plant that is a good choice for a rockery, or alpine trough. Balloon flower has neat clumps of foliage, with upright stems. Each stems boasts a cluster of inflated, round buds that explode into deep, blue star-shaped flowers. This cultivar is a sturdy, well-branched…  More Info

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Primrose 'Eclipse Mixed'

…a rainbow of bold colours, each large flower bearing a striking picotee edge. These Garden Ready primulas can go straight into hanging baskets, troughs, containers and beds where they will light up the winter garden over a long period, providing cheering colour through the dark months from October…  More Info

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Primrose 'Alaska Appleblossom'

These pretty, Garden Ready primulas can go straight into hanging baskets, troughs, containers and beds where they will light up the drab winter garden with their vivid colours. This large flowering hybrid has dusky pink petals complimented with yellow centres and flowers freely from January to…  More Info

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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Elf'

An excellent choice for a rock garden or trough, Chaemaecyparis obtusa ‘Elf’ is a miniature cypress that forms cushiony mounds of fern-like, bright green foliage. Creates all year-round texture and colour. Very slow growing, with an annual growth rate of less than 1 inch (2.5cm). Height:…  More Info

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Picea glauca 'Blue Planet'

…not to outgrow its space. Picea ‘Blue Planet’ is perfect for creating all-season textural interest, form and foliage colour in sunny troughs, rock gardens and gravel gardens. Height and spread: 20cm (10in). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a…  More Info

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Aubretia cultorum 'Cascade Red'

…an RHS Award of Garden Merit for its performance and resistance to pests and diseases, Aubrieta 'Red Cascade' is perfect for rockeries, alpine troughs, borders and wildlife gardens, where it will always attract the buzz of pollinating insects. Height: 10cm (4). Spread 40cm (16). Plant height and…  More Info

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