Availability List Updated On: 15/06/2018
You searched for:   Your query returned 1150 plants    
Recent additions and changes marked with an *.   
Old records not updated since our autumn stocktake are marked with a ^.   
Plants available but not yet out in the sales area marked with a ~.   
______________________________________________________
1½L Modena Planters~
() Rough textured sturdy plastic planters great for a small plant on the patio
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £1.00
______________________________________________________
12L Etrusco Planter~
() A sturdy largish medium sized terracotta coloured plastic planter with a broad stable base.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
http://www.gcnursery.co.uk/plantimgs/thumbs/Salad Mix Tasty Mustard Mix.JPG (Mixed)
Cultural preferences:
HZ (1) 15
http://www.gcnursery.co.uk/plantimgs/Salad Mix Tasty Mustard Mix.JPG   
Salad Tasty Mustard Mix
   -   £0.00
______________________________________________________
15L Etrusco Planter~
() A medium sized sturdy terracotta coloured plastic planter with a broad stable base.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
15L Urn Planter~
() A sturdy, shallow and broad terracotta coloured plastic planter with a broad stable base.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
2½L Modena Planters~
() Rough textured sturdy plastic planters great for a small-medium sized plant on the patio.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
20L Etrusco Planter~
() A sturdy largish sized terracotta coloured plastic planter with a broad stable base.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
2L Urn Planter~
() Low terracotta-coloured plastic bowl for planting up with a few wee treasures.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £1.00
______________________________________________________
3½L Modena Planters~
() Rough textured sturdy plastic planters great for a medium sized plant on the patio
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £2.75
______________________________________________________
3L Urn Planter~
() Sturdy, low, terracotta-coloured plastic bowl ready for planting up.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £1.50
______________________________________________________
5½L Etrusco Planter~
() Sturdy terracotta-coloured palastic planter, ideal for a few bedding plants or a single wee bush on a patio.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
6L Urn Planter~
() Sturdy, low, terracotta-coloured plastic bowl ready for planting up. Good for centre of a large patio table or maybe atop a wall.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Abelia 'Edward Goucher'
(Linneaceae) Compact semi-evergreen shrub. Lilac-pink tubular flowers in clusters produced freely in spring and early summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.25
______________________________________________________
Abutilon x suntense
(Malvaceae) Showy late spring flowering evergreen large shrub or small tree. Striking open quite large purple-mauve flower. Supposed to be slightly more frost hardy than the better known paler flowered A. vitifolium, of which it is a hybrid along with A. ochsenii. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Acaena inermis 'Purpurea'
(Rosaceae) Forms a compact mat of semi-evergreen metallic purple foliage with short-stalked globular spineless Velcro-free flower heads. Vigorous inter-paver decoration. The richly coloured foliage is an excellent foil for other plants. 3cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Acanthus spinosus
'Bear's breeches' (Acanthaceae) Attractive deeply cut foliage & a tall spike of white flowers with dusky purple hoods in mid summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   4L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum'
'Japanese maple' (Aceraceae) Classic purple leaved Japanese maple. Deeply incised foliage turning from dark purple to burning red in the autumn. A slow growing but eventually quite large small tree requiring a spot that is sheltered from the wind. 8m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Achillea 'King Alfred'
(Asteraceae) Lovely neat alpine yarrow with finely cut greyed-green foliage & pearly creamy yellow-white daisy flowers in early summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Achillea millefolium 'Red Velvet'
(Asteraceae) Rich long lasting red flowers in flattened heads in summer above finely cut grey-green foliage. A very striking variety. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (2)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Aconitum 'Spark's Variety'
'Monkshood' (Ranunculaceae) Mid-late summer flowering tall perennial with slender branching inflorescens of striking deep indigo monkshood flowers produced in great quantity. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Aconitum carmichaelii Wilsonii Group
(Ranunculaceae) A tall early autumn flowering perennial, deep violet-blue hooded flowers on stout spikes above dark glossy foliage. Allied to Delphiniums, but happier on the West of Scotland. Aconites are poisonous. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Aconitum hemsleyanum
Syn. A. volubile hort. 'Climbing Monkshood' (Ranunculaceae) A deciduous climbing version of the more familiar herbaceous perennial monkshoods. Dark, inky indigo-purple flowers from July until autumn. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Aconitum x cammarum 'Bicolor'
'Blue & white monkshood' (Ranunculaceae) This distinctive perennial is a favourite of ours. The hooded flowers are half blue, half white on tall open spikes from mid to late summer above dark glossy finely cut foliage. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Actaea matsumurae 'White Pearl'
Syn. Cimicifuga simplex 'W.P.' (Ranunculaceae) Tall, late flowering shade-loving perennial with graceful white foamy wands of scented flowers in autumn above pale green deeply cut foliage. A valuable plant for being a late flowering and shade tolerant. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Actaea simplex (Atropurpurea Group) 'Black Negligee'
'Baneberry' (Ranunculaceae) Late flowering tall, upright clump-forming herbaceous perennial. Finely cut purple-black foliage and fragrant foamy white narrow flower spikes in very late summer and autumn. 1.4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Adenophora liliifolia~
'Lilyleaf ladybells' (Campanulaceae) Clump-forming bellflower relative from Siberia, many upright slender stems densely clad in graceful hanging sky blue flowers from mid-late summer. A lovely plant, easy & trouble-free. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Agapanthus 'Black Pantha'~
(Amaryllidaceae) New cultivar with striking dark indigo tubular flowers pendulously hanging from umbles in late summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   4L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Agapanthus 'Lilliput'~
(Amaryllidaceae) A hardy dwarf deciduous cultivar with wonderful deep navy blue flowers in compact heads during mid until late summer & one of our favourites. Excellent for the border front or growing in containers. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Agapanthus 'Loch Inch'~
(Amaryllidaceae) Dwarf blue flowered deciduous variety. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Agapanthus 'Torbay'~
(Amaryllidaceae) Compact of umbels of mid blue long tubular flowers in late summer. A hardy compact deciduous variety. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Agapanthus 'Torbay'~
(Amaryllidaceae) Compact of umbels of mid blue long tubular flowers in late summer. A hardy compact deciduous variety. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Agapanthus campanulatus var. albus~
(Amaryllidaceae) Sperical heads of white flowers in late summer and autumn. A hardy deciduous variety. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Agapanthus white dwarf hybrids~
(Amaryllidaceae) A lower growing hardy deciduous variety with dense umbles of white flowers in late summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Ageratina altissima 'Chocolate'~
Syn. Eupatorium rugosum 'C.' (Asteraceae) Richly chocolate coloured foliage on a tall moisture loving perennial with creamy small daisy flowers in late summer in good years but grown primarily for the tasty looking leaves. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.75
______________________________________________________
Ajuga reptans 'Braunherz'
'Bugle' (Lamiaceae) Useful, adaptable low groundcover Purple-bronze glossy leaves, deep blue flowers in spring and early summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Ajuga reptans Black Scallop~
'= 'Biclasca'' (Lamiaceae) New variety with tightly clustered distinctive shiny black-purple puckered rounded leaves & blue flowers in early summer. Forms a good dense groundcover under shrubs. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Ajuga reptans Chocolate Chip~
'= 'Valfredda'' (Lamiaceae) A very distinctive compact dwarf, but still vigorous bugle with small chocolaty oblong foliage & short blue flowers in early summer. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Ajuga reptans Sugar Plum
'= 'Binsugplu' 'Bugle' (Lamiaceae) Colourfully variegaed perennial spreading by stolons to form quite an effective groundcover. Pink, cream and purple leaves and stems with mid blue flowers in early summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Allium 'Globemaster'
(Amaryllidaceae) Spectacular football like rich violet-blue flowerheads in mid summer. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Bulb   2L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Allium cernuum
'Lady's leek' (Amaryllidaceae) Western American ornamental onion with nodding clustered heads of waxy ball-shaped amethyst flowers in early summer. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Bulb   9cm   -   £2.50
______________________________________________________
Allium cristophii
'Star of Persia' (Amaryllidaceae) Ornamental onion with wonderful spherical heads of bloom, a mass of glossy violet stars. Long lasting in summer and excellent for drying. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bulb   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Allium cyathophorum var. farreri
(Amaryllidaceae) An attractive ornamental onion with small loose nodding umbles of deep violet-purple flowers in early summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bulb   9cm   -   £2.50
______________________________________________________
Allium karataviense
'Kara Tau garlic' (Amaryllidaceae) Ornamental onion with metallic purpley-grey water-replant leaves & large palest purple-lavender globular flowers in early summer on a short stalk. The seed head dries well. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bulb   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Allium schoenoprasum
'Chives' (Amaryllidaceae) Too well known to need much of a description. In early summer why not try the purple flowers mixed through a salad for a bit of colour. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   8cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Allium schoenoprasum*
'Chives' (Amaryllidaceae) Too well known to need much of a description. In early summer why not try the purple flowers mixed through a salad for a bit of colour. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Allium schoenoprasum
'Chives' (Amaryllidaceae) Too well known to need much of a description. In early summer why not try the purple flowers mixed through a salad for a bit of colour. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Allium schoenoprasum Garlicy~
'Garlicy chives' (Amaryllidaceae) A pleasant tasting alternative to normal chives, with a flavour as the name suggests somewhere between chives & garlic. Pinky-purple flowers in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Allium schoenoprasum Quattro
'Chives Quattro' (Amaryllidaceae) New hybrid of common chived and garlic chives. Flat pale green leaves with a garlicky-chive flavour and dense and clustered mauve flowers from white buds in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   8cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Allium schoenoprasum var. sibiricum
'Giant chives' (Amaryllidaceae) Carries big round rosy-lilac blooms in summer on top of hollow aromatic stems; taller and thicker than normal chives. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Allium tuberosum
'Garlic chives' (Amaryllidaceae) Showy bulb with a broad dome white flowers on tall stems in late summer & autumn, but you grow it for the garlicy-chivey taste, use the flowers or foliage in salads, the whole plant is often used in Chinese cooking & is also known as 'Chinese Chives'. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Aloysia triphylla
'Lemon Verbena' (Verbenaceae) Tender highly aromatic South American shrub. Grown for the lovely lemon scented pale green foliage that can be used as a flavouring ingredient. Open heads of palest pink flowers in late summer. Keep dry in the winter to keep it alive. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Aloysia triphylla*~
'Lemon Verbena' (Verbenaceae) Tender highly aromatic South American shrub. Grown for the lovely lemon scented pale green foliage that can be used as a flavouring ingredient. Open heads of palest pink flowers in late summer. Keep dry in the winter to keep it alive. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Herb   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Alstroemeria Inca Glow~
'Peruvian lily' (Alstroemeriaceae) New compact dwarf Alstroemeria bred for long-lasting colour in containers. Intricately marked rosy red trumpet flowers in clusters atop very short stems from mid summer to autumn. An excellent cut flower. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Alstroemeria Inca Husky~
'Peruvian lily' (Alstroemeriaceae) Compact hardy perennial, ideal for growing in containers. makes a small bushy plant plastered with peach coloured tubular blooms intricately marked inside all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Alstroemeria Inca Vito~
'Peruvian lily' (Alstroemeriaceae) Compact hardy perennial, ideal for growing in containers. Grows in to a small bushy plant plastered with dark scarlet tubular blooms all summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Alstroemeria psittacina 'Royal Star'
'Peruvian lily' (Alstroemeriaceae) Variegated perennial with a pale cream margin to the leaf. From mid to late summer it produces whorls of tubular claret-crimson flowers cream inside & at the tips & veined maroon inside atop tall slender stems. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Amelanchier canadensis
'June-berry' / 'Service-berry' (Rosaceae) Fine easy large shrub or small tree with masses of white flowers in spring, if the bullfinches haven't found it! It has excellent autumn colour. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Anaphalis triplinervis
(Asteraceae) A dome of woolly silver foliage covered with a galaxy of starry white papery everlasting type flowers with a pale yellow centre from July onwards. Unusual in being a silver-leaved plant that likes damp conditions. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Androsace lanuginosa*
'Woolly rock jasmine' (Primulaceae) Very attractive low dense trailing rockery plant with silky silvery leaves with neat lavender pink flowers with yellow eyes in delightful dense globular heads borne in mid-late summer. Unlike most species of Androsace it is easy to grow. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Anemone apennina~
(Ranunculaceae) Allied to the well known A. blanda though growing a bit larger. Strong blue many-petaled flat flowers in spring above pale green slightly hairy leaves. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.50
______________________________________________________
Anemone flaccida
'Nirin-sou' (Ranunculaceae) Rare small Anemone from moist woodlands in Japan. Deep green marbled leaves & two single white flowers on each short stem in late spring. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Anemone hupehensis 'Praecox'~
'Japanese anemone' (Ranunculaceae) Among the first Japanese anemones to flower with 5 to 8 rounded deep pink petals making a flower 6cm across with a yellow centre in late summer. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Anemone hupehensis var. japonica 'Pamina'~
'Japanese anemone' (Ranunculaceae) Shorter growing semi-double Japanese anemone with rich deepest pink flowers of many narrow petals in autumn. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Anemone hupehensis var. japonica 'Rotkäppchen'~
(Ranunculaceae) Semi-double dusky pink-red flowered Japanese anemone. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Anemone multifida Yellow
(Ranunculaceae) Short easy American perennial for the border front or rockery. Soft primrose yellow flowers for a good time in late spring and early summer followed by attractive white cottony seed heads. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Anemone multifida Yellow
(Ranunculaceae) Short easy American perennial for the border front or rockery. Soft primrose yellow flowers for a good time in late spring and early summer followed by attractive white cottony seed heads. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Anemone nemorosa 'Alba Plena'
'Double wood anemone' (Ranunculaceae) Beautiful double white flattened pom-pom flowered form of the much loved native. A low creeping perennial that dies down after flowering making way for later plants. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.50
______________________________________________________
Anemone nemorosa 'Robinsoniana'
'Blue wood anemone' (Ranunculaceae) A beautiful soft lavender blue-flowered form of our native wood anemone. A low creeping perennial that dies down after flowering making way for later plants. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.50
______________________________________________________
Anemone ranunculoides
'Yellow anemone' (Ranunculaceae) Deep yellow flowers above divided leaves & red stems in spring, an attractive small species similar to the wood anemone, also suitable for naturalising in a woodland setting. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Anemone rivularis~
(Ranunculaceae) Open clump-forming perennial. In early summer it produces many simple white flowers flushed blue on reverse & with striking purple stamens on freshly opened flowers in mid summer. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind'~
(Ranunculaceae) Japanese anemone with semi-double white flowers with narrow irregular petals with a yellow centre in autumn. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Angelica gigas
(Apiaceae) Impressive biennial which shoots up to 5-6ft on claret stems & tops them with several bold dense claret umbels in mid-late summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Antennaria dioica
'Mountain everlasting' (Asteraceae) Native alpine plant forming a compact silvery mat with small tufty heads of white flowers on short stalks in early summer. 6cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Antennaria rosea
'Mountain everlasting' (Asteraceae) Creeping alpine with small silver-backed leaves. In late spring it sends up hundreds short stalks each with a tuft of fluffy deep pink flowers on the end. A more striking American relative of the Scottish native A. dioica. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Anthemis punctata ssp. cupaniana
'Sicilian chamomile' (Asteraceae) Dense low mounds of aromatic silver foliage with ox-eye daisy flowers for much of summer, a very tough, drought resistant and reliable performer, the harder it is grown the better it looks. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Anthemis tinctoria 'Sauce Hollandaise'~
'Dyer's yellow chamomile' (Asteraceae) Lovely mayonnaise & yolk-yellow coloured daisies by the hundred all summer and an excellent cut flower. Cutting back Anthemis tinctoria in early May makes for bushier plants & prolongs flowering. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Anthemis tinctoria 'Sauce Hollandaise'~
'Dyer's yellow chamomile' (Asteraceae) Lovely mayonnaise & yolk-yellow coloured daisies by the hundred all summer and an excellent cut flower. Cutting back Anthemis tinctoria in early May makes for bushier plants & prolongs flowering. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Anthriscus sylvestris 'Ravenswing'
'Purple cow parsley' (Apiaceae) Fern-like purple leaves with light umbles of white flowers above in summer. A lovely & easy biennial that will self-seed true, so be sure not to over-zealously dead-head. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Antirrhinum Antirinca Copper Apricot*
'Snapdragon' (Plantaginaceae) Unusual new variety; upright and bushy with dark foliage and open flowers on a spike, broad, antiqued orange flushed apricot with maroon markings in the centre and a lovely scent. A tough bedding plant good as a centrepiece of a planter. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Antirrhinum Antirinca Yellow Maroon
'Snapdragon' (Plantaginaceae) Unusual new variety; upright and bushy with dark foliage and open flowers on a spike, broad, antiqued yellow flushed peach with maroon markings in the centre and a lovely scent. A tough bedding plant good as a centrepiece of a planter. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Antirrhinum Crimson
'Snapdragon' (Plantaginaceae) Popular old fashioned hardy bedding plants, uptight growing with a spire of chunky snapdragon flowers in a rich crimson-red. Use in big pots, back of trough with trailing plants in front or in borders. The dark red flowers associate well with silver foliage, e.g. Helichrysum, and with other warm colours, e.g. Marigolds, Gazania. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   D6   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Antirrhinum Pretty in Pink*
'= 'Pmoore07'' (Plantaginaceae) New bushy perennial flowering from June to September. Masses of deep pink tubular flowers, great for cutting. Give a warm spot with sharp drainage to increase it's chances of surviving a wet winter. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Aquilegia 'Crimson Star'
(Ranunculaceae) Cottage garden perennial with large red flowers with ivory trumpets in late spring and early summer. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Aquilegia chrysantha 'Yellow Queen'~
'Golden columbine' (Ranunculaceae) Clump forming herbaceous perennial. Very large, broad soft yellow flowers with especially long spurs in late spring and early summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Aquilegia coerulea 'Sunshine'~
'Rocky Mountain columbine' (Ranunculaceae) Primrose and pale lemon yellow hose-in-hose double flowers with long spurs in early summer. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Aquilegia flabellata Cameo Series~
(Ranunculaceae) Extremely dwarf late spring flowering columbines in mixed pastel shades of pink white and blue. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Aquilegia Hybrids
'Columbine' / 'Grannies bonnet' (Ranunculaceae) Various coloured cottage garden favourites. Blue & white combinations are most frequent on tall stems in late spring & early summer. 40-70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Aquilegia vulgaris var. stellata 'Nora Barlow'~
'Double columbine' (Ranunculaceae) Clump forming herbaceous perennial. Double red flowers with green tips in late spring and early summer, very popular for woodland fringe and cottage garden planting. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Aquilegia vulgaris var. stellata 'Ruby Port'
'Double columbine' (Ranunculaceae) Dark ruby red spur-less double flowers in early summer. An easy, popular & rewarding clump-forming herbaceous perennial. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Arabis ferdinandi-coburgi 'Old Gold'
(Brassicaceae) Forms a neat long lasting mat of small narrow pale green leaves with cream margins, in early spring it produces slender flower spikes with small white flowers. Unlike most early flowering rockery plants it keeps looking good throughout the summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Arbutus unedo
'Strawberry Tree' (Ericaceae) Small bushy evergreen tree native to the Western Med and also in SW Ireland. Excellent foliage, white Pieris-like flowers in autumn & winter & red lychee-like fruit that are distilled into Aguardente de Medronhos, one of Portugal's national drinks. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Arctotis x hybrida 'Hannah'~
'Gousblom' (Asteraceae) South African half-hardy perennial, great for tubs and borders. Warm orange-red daisies all summer above downey silver-grey foliage. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10.5cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Arenaria 'Lemon Ice'
'Mountain sandwort' (Caryophyllaceae) Compact rockery plant with masses of simple palest iced lemon yellow flowers all summer long. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Arenaria montana~
'Mountain sandwort' (Caryophyllaceae) Great rockery plant with trailing stems smothered with simple large white flowers from early to late summer. Small narrow dark green foliage. Good for lolloping over a rockery wall. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Argyranthemum Crested Hot Pink
(Asteraceae) Bushy half-hardy woody perennial. Rather scabious-like frilly centred daisy flowers in deep warm pink above finely cut grey-green foliage. Margarites make great bold centrepieces for medium to large sized containers. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Argyranthemum Crested Yellow
(Asteraceae) Bushy half-hardy woody perennial. Rather scabious-like slightly frilly centred flowers in buttery yellow above finely cut grey-green foliage. Margarites make great bold centrepieces for medium to large sized containers. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Argyranthemum Malimba Double Deep Rose
(Asteraceae) Bushy half-hardy woody perennial. Pom-pom centred deep rose pink daisy flowers above finely cut grey-green foliage. Margarites make great bold centrepieces for medium to large sized containers. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Argyranthemum Primrose
(Asteraceae) Bushy half-hardy woody perennial. Single primrose yellow daisies with yellow centres above finely cut grey-green foliage. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Argyranthemum Red
(Asteraceae) Bushy half-hardy woody perennial. Single scarlet red daisies with yellow centres above finely cut grey-green foliage all summer. Margarites make great bold centrepieces for medium to large sized containers. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bedding   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Arisaema griffithii
(Araceae) Clump-forming bulbous perennial. Mottled stems topped with dark green trifoliate leaves. The white, green & dark purple striped spathe is broad & folded over at the mouth. The appendix of the spadix is a long & thin purple tail. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Bulb   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Arisaema nepenthoides
(Araceae) Clump-forming bulbous perennial. Stems chequered & spotted pinkish & brown. The Trifid-like 'flower' is an upright spathe with a slightly cupped & forward pointing tip, green, purplish-brown, & white markings. Very tropical looking. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Bulb   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Arisaema speciosum
(Araceae) Clump-forming bulbous perennial. Dark purple-violet & white striped upright partially hooded spathe, conspicuous long spadix appendix. Glossy marbled-stemmed leaves. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bulb   3L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Aristotelia serrata
'Makomako' / 'Wineberry' (Elaeocarpaceae) Semi-evergreen or deciduous small tree from disturbed ground in gloomy forests in New Zealand. Soft rich green heart-shaped foliage with serrated edges on red young stems, small pink-red flowers in spring. These are male plants which have the ocassional bisexual flower. 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Armeria juniperifolia 'Alba'*
(Plumbaginaceae) Evergreen alpine forming a tight, compact hummock with many white pom-pom flowers on short stalks in late spring and early summer. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Armeria juniperifolia 'Bevan's Variety'
(Plumbaginaceae) This thrift forms a tight hard ball of foliage & sends out short flower stems each topped by a ball of lilac pink flowers in sprong and early summer, dead head to keep it flowering for longer. A good wee plant for that little gap in the rockery or trough. 6cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Armeria maritima 'Düsseldorfer Stolz'
'[Düsseldorf Pride]' (Plumbaginaceae) A fine form of the native 'Sea Pink' or 'Thrift' with dark pink flowers on shorter stalks over most of the summer and a mat-forming habit. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Armeria maritima 'Rubrifolia'*
'Thrift' / 'Sea pink' (Plumbaginaceae) Narrow dense rich ruby foliage and deep dusky pink pom-pom flowers from early to mid summer. Excellent form of this invaluable native coastal perennial and a great accompaniment to silver-leaved plants. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Armeria maritima Armada Deep Rose
'Sea thrift' (Plumbaginaceae) Mat forming evergreen alpine with deep rosy pink flowers in globular clusters on short stalks in early to mid summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Armeria pseudarmeria Ballerina Purple~
(Plumbaginaceae) A larger and broader in leaf and flower than normal thrift, deep purple flowers produced throughout summer. Has a certain charming old cottage garden feel. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Armeria pseudarmeria Ballerina Purple
(Plumbaginaceae) A larger and broader in leaf and flower than normal thrift, deep purple flowers produced throughout summer. Has a certain charming old cottage garden feel. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Armeria pseudarmeria Ballerina Red*
(Plumbaginaceae) A larger and broader in leaf and flower than normal thrift, deep red flowers produced throughout summer. Has a certain charming old cottage garden feel. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Armeria pseudarmeria Ballerina White
(Plumbaginaceae) Cottage garden perennial. Larger and more leafy and bigger than the familiar sea pink (A. maritima) but with similar pom-pom flowers in white in early-mid summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Armoracia rusticana*~
'Horseradish' (Brassicaceae) A vigorous herb with coarse dock-like poisonous leaves & branched white parsnip-like roots with a strong hot flavour that when grated make a popular condiment for beef. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Artemisia abrotanum~
'Southernwood' (Asteraceae) An aromatic old cottage garden favourite. Soft greenish-grey leaves used in pot-pourri and as a moth repellent, do not eat. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Artemisia abrotanum
'Southernwood' (Asteraceae) An aromatic old cottage garden favourite. Soft greenish-grey leaves used in pot-pourri and as a moth repellent, do not eat. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   2L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Artemisia dracunculus
'Tarragon' (Asteraceae) Aromatic woody deciduous perennial with narrow leaves which may be used as a seasoning & it is particularly good with chicken. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   8cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Artemisia dracunculus~
'Tarragon' (Asteraceae) Aromatic woody deciduous perennial with narrow leaves which may be used as a seasoning & it is particularly good with chicken. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Arthropodium candidum purpureum
'Rephinapapa' (Asparagaceae) Short deciduous groundcover with soft narrow grassy leaves almost covered in purplish spots. Open heads of tiny white flowers with fluffy stamens in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Aruncus aethusifolius~
(Rosaceae) A first rate dwarf perennial, Short, stiff spikes of creamy-white fluffy flowers in summer & excellent red autumn colour. The foliage is more finely cut & the plant is far more compact than the commoner 'goats beard', A. dioicus. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Aruncus aethusifolius~
(Rosaceae) A first rate dwarf perennial, Short, stiff spikes of creamy-white fluffy flowers in summer & excellent red autumn colour. The foliage is more finely cut & the plant is far more compact than the commoner 'goats beard', A. dioicus. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Astelia chathamica~
(Asteliaceae) Tough & spectacular plant from the remote wind battered Chatham Islands 550 miles east of New Zealand. Bold silver sword-like foliage forming a large clump in time. Excellent for a large container, happy in dry shade or a sunny peat bog. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   2L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Astelia chathamica~
(Asteliaceae) Tough & spectacular plant from the remote wind battered Chatham Islands 550 miles east of New Zealand. Bold silver sword-like foliage forming a large clump in time. Excellent for a large container, happy in dry shade or a sunny peat bog. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Astelia chathamica
(Asteliaceae) Tough & spectacular plant from the remote wind battered Chatham Islands 550 miles east of New Zealand. Bold silver sword-like foliage forming a large clump in time. Excellent for a large container, happy in dry shade or a sunny peat bog. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   5L   -   £17.50
______________________________________________________
Aster alpinus 'Goliath'
(Asteraceae) Carpeting rockery perennial with masses of lilac-blue daisies with yellow eyes from early to mid summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Aster alpinus 'Goliath'
(Asteraceae) Carpeting rockery perennial with masses of lilac-blue daisies with yellow eyes from early to mid summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Aster alpinus 'Goliath'
(Asteraceae) Carpeting rockery perennial with masses of lilac-blue daisies with yellow eyes from early to mid summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Aster diplostephioides~
(Asteraceae) Rarely seen Himalayan perennial with a neat bushy habit & 3" wide daisies with slender pale blue-purple ray florets & a broad rusty coloured centre in mid-late summer. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Aster tongolensis~
(Asteraceae) Hardy Himalayan perennial rockery daisy with narrow petaled sky blue flowers in late spring to mid summer above dark green furry edged leaves. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Astilbe 'Etna' (japonica hybrid)
(Saxifragaceae) Clump forming herbaceous perennial. Very dark red fluffy plumes in early-mid summer over dark bronze leaves. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Astilbe 'Hennie Graafland' (simplicifolia hybrid)~
(Saxifragaceae) Compact plants with superb finely cut dark foliage, airy sprays of clear pink flowers in early-mid summer. Similar to the better known 'Sprite', but with a deeper pink flower. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   11cm   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Astilbe 'Sprite' (simplicifolia hybrid)~
(Saxifragaceae) Compact plants with superb finely cut dark foliage, airy sprays of pale soft pink flowers in early-mid summer. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Astilbe chinensis 'Veronika Klose'
(Saxifragaceae) Clump forming herbaceous perennial. Dwarf variety with thick fluffy purple-pink plumes in mid to late summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Astilbe x crispa 'Lilliput'~
(Saxifragaceae) Unusual very dwarf variety with strange stiff dark foliage topped by palest pink compact flower spikes in mid to late summer. A miniature architectural plant for the front of a damp border. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.25
______________________________________________________
Astrantia major 'Gill Richardson'
(Apiaceae) A good new selection with rich claret flowers in early to mid summer above dark flushed foliage. Clump-forming herbaceous perennial. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.25
______________________________________________________
Astrantia maxima
(Apiaceae) Excellent perennial with strong pink very long-lasting flowers in summer above neat bright green foliage. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Athyrium niponicum var. pictum 'Ursula's Red'~
'Painted Lady Fern' (Athyriaceae) Deciduous fern with metallic fronds with a broad bronzy-red band down the centre of the fronds. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Fern   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Azorella trifurcata 'Nana'
(Apiaceae) An evergreen tight glossy green hard hummocky carpet of jagged-looking bright green leaves with small yellow flowers in summer. A plant that it is hard to resist giving an inquisitive prod. 2cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Ballota pseudodictamnus
'False dittany' (Lamiaceae) Evergreen wooly Mediteranean sub-shrub forming a broad patch of dense upright shoots with round grey-green foliage and descreet pink flowers in late spring & early summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Begonia 'Illumination Apricot'
(Begoniaceae) Trailing non-stop begonia with warm apricot peach flowers all summer, flowers are darker on the back of the petals than on the inside, giving a two-tone effect. Useful for hanging baskets in shadier situations. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Begonia Nonstop Mixed
(Begoniaceae) Fleshy tropical-effect bedding growing from a bulb-like corm. Very large double fleshy flowers in white, yellow, orange, pink or red all summer above emerald leaves. Sturdy plants, popular in borders and bigger pot, tolerant of shade. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Begonia Nonstop Mocca Deep Orange
(Begoniaceae) Fleshy tropical-effect bedding growing from a bulb-like corm. Large double orange fleshy flowers all summer above emerald leaves. Sturdy plants, popular in borders and bigger pot, tolerant of shade. The Mocca series have slightly smaller flowers and much darker coffee-coloured leaves than normal Nonstops. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Begonia Nonstop Mocca Scarlet
(Begoniaceae) Fleshy tropical-effect bedding growing from a bulb-like corm. Large double scarlet fleshy flowers all summer above emerald leaves. Sturdy plants, popular in borders and bigger pot, tolerant of shade. The Mocca series have slightly smaller flowers and much darker coffee-coloured leaves than normal Nonstops. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Begonia Nonstop Mocca White
(Begoniaceae) Fleshy tropical-effect bedding growing from a bulb-like corm. Large double pure white fleshy flowers all summer strongly contrasting with the chocolate leaves. Sturdy plants, popular in borders and bigger pot, tolerant of shade. The Mocca series have slightly smaller flowers and much darker coffee-coloured leaves than normal Nonstops. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Begonia Nonstop Mocca Yellow
(Begoniaceae) Fleshy tropical-effect bedding growing from a bulb-like corm. Large double bright yellow fleshy flowers all summer above dark leaves. Sturdy plants, popular in borders and bigger pot, tolerant of shade. The Mocca series have slightly smaller flowers and much darker coffee-coloured leaves than normal Nonstops. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Begonia Nonstop Rose
(Begoniaceae) Fleshy tropical-effect bedding growing from a bulb-like corm. Very large double fleshy flowers in rosy pink all summer above emerald leaves. Sturdy plants, popular in borders and bigger pot, tolerant of shade. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Begonia Nonstop Scarlet
(Begoniaceae) Fleshy tropical-effect bedding growing from a bulb-like corm. Very large double scarlet flowers. Sturdy plants, popular in borders and bigger pot, tolerant of shade. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Berberis coxii
(Berberidaceae) A real prickly aristocrat of a plant. Yellow flowers in spring, dark purple fruits & evergreen glossy leaves backed brilliant white. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Berberis x ottawensis f. purpurea~
(Berberidaceae) Deciduous spiny stemmed upright growing stems with rich purple round leaves colouring red in autumn. small soft yellow flowers in early spring, small purple-black berries in late summer/autumn. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Bergenia 'Baby Doll'
(Saxifragaceae) Compact tough evergreen perennial. Leathery rounded deep green leaves, flushed red when young. In spring short stout stalks bear dense clusters of pale pink flowers that darken to deep pink with age. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Bidens Bee Alive
(Asteraceae) New compact bushy variety with large glowing embers single daisy flowers all summer, yellow in the centre warm orange outside. Dark cut leaves and reddish stems. Good for both hanging baskets and planters, the name alludes to Bidens being popular with bees. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Bidens Bidy Bloom Red
(Asteraceae) Compact, mounding new form of a popular tub and basket plant. Two-tone daisies; rosy red at the tips and fiery orange towards the centre, produced in profusion all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Bidens ferulifolia
Syn. B. aurea hort. (Asteraceae) Half hardy perennial great for baskets and the margins of patio containers. Arching, trailing stems with deep green ferny foliage and masses of rich golden yellow daisies all summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Bidens ferulifolia Golden Glory
(Asteraceae) Half hardy perennial great for baskets and the margins of patio containers. A compact mounding form with broader petaled flowers. Deep green ferny foliage and masses of rich golden yellow daisies all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Bolax gummifera
(Apiaceae) Unusual neat very tight evergreen sage green hard tussock forming rockery plant from southern South America & The Falkland Islands. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.50
______________________________________________________
Bolax gummifera
(Apiaceae) Unusual neat very tight evergreen sage green hard tussock forming rockery plant from southern South America & The Falkland Islands. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.50
______________________________________________________
Borago officinalis
'Borage' (Boraginaceae) This biennial is an old cottage garden favourite. Upright growing with pale green foliage and clusters of edibel, cucumber flavoured, slightly nodding sky blue star-shaped flowers with pointy fronts from bristly buds. Use the flowers to garnish a salad or brighten-up your G&T. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   10.5cm   -   £1.00
______________________________________________________
Brachyglottis 'Frosty'~
(Asteraceae) Compact, bushy evergreen shrub with sage green small slightly wavy edged leaves covered with white downy hairs when young. Yellow daisy flowers in mid summer. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Brachyglottis bidwidii var. viridis
Syn. B. buchananii hort. (Asteraceae) Tough tight ball of thick dark glossy-green round leaves with a buff-coloured reverse & silvery young growth. Hardy slow-growing shrub for the larger rockery or shrub border edge. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Brachyglottis monroi~
Syn. Senecio m. (Asteraceae) Grey-leaved evergreen small to medium sized shrub growing wider than high. The leaves have an attractive wavy margin with white backs. Produces a mass of yellow daisies in mid summer. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Brachyglottis monroi~
Syn. Senecio m. (Asteraceae) Grey-leaved evergreen small to medium sized shrub growing wider than high. The leaves have an attractive wavy margin with white backs. Produces a mass of yellow daisies in mid summer. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Brachyglottis rotundifolia~
Syn. Senecio renoldii. 'Muttonbird shrub' (Asteraceae) One of the most salt wind tolerant shrubs, it makes a large solid bush in even the most exposed places. The large thick round evergreen emerald green leaves are like boot leather. Great for solid coastal windbreaks. A common wild plant on Stewart Island at the bottom of New Zealand, people used to send postcards written on it's leaves from there. The common name 'muttonbird shrub' really refers to the habitat type it often occupies in the wild; where it is the co-dominant species along with Dracophyllum longifolium under which 'muttonbirds' (Sooty Shearwater) have their burrows. 2-3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Brachyscome 'Mini Mauve Delight'
'Swan River Daisy' (Asteraceae) Half hardy perennial for bedding that is hardy enough to survive most winters here. Growing into a tight patch of bluish-mauve daisies with yellow eyes. Good for dotting around the edge of small planters. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Brachyscome multifida
'Cut-leaf Daisy' (Asteraceae) Half hardy perennial for bedding that is hardy enough to survive most winters here. Trailing or groundcovering plant with finely cut green foliage and of blue daisies with yellow eyes all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Brunnera macrophylla 'Silver Heart'
'Siberian bugloss' (Boraginaceae) Large heart shaped metallic silver leaves with green veins. Masses of small sky blue flowers in spring. Clump forming herbaceous perennial. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Buddleja 'Lochinch'*
'Butterfly bush' (Scrophulariaceae) A Buddleja fallowiana & davidii hybrid that originated in Wigtownshire in the 1950s it has attractive grey foliage, white young growth & lilac-blue highly scented cones of flowers from mid to late summer. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Buddleja 'Purple Splendour'*
'Butterfly Bush' (Scrophulariaceae) Compact semi-dwarf Buddleja. Greyed semi-evergreen foliage and tight cones of sweetly scented deep purple flowers in mid-late summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Buddleja davidii 'Black Knight'*
'Butterfly bush' (Scrophulariaceae) Popular, large vigorous shrub with highly fragrant deep violet cones of flowers in mid to late summer. Cut back hard in early spring to maintain good quality and flowering. 2.75m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Buddleja davidii 'Nanho Blue'*
Syn. B. Nanho Blue 'Butterfly bush' (Scrophulariaceae) Narrow mauve-blue tight & quite columnar fragrant flower heads in mid summer. Narrow and smaller than normal for B. davidii greyed foliage. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Buddleja davidii 'Sophie'*
'Butterfly Bush' (Scrophulariaceae) New dwarf Buddleja with a compact arching habit forming a neat ball 2' high by 3' wide with lots of long cones of pale purple scented flowers from early to mid summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Buddleja globosa 'Cally Orange'~
'Orange ball tree' (Scrophulariaceae) Vigorous large shrub with fragrant balls of orange-yellow flowers in early summer, this form has larger richer-coloured flowers than the typically encountered form. Unlike Buddleja davidii it dislikes heavy pruning. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Buddleja globosa 'Cally Orange'
'Orange ball tree' (Scrophulariaceae) Vigorous large shrub with fragrant balls of orange-yellow flowers in early summer, this form has larger richer-coloured flowers than the typically encountered form. Unlike Buddleja davidii it dislikes heavy pruning. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Bulb Bowl 25cm silver plastic~
() Low, broad plastic planter slightly and slightly metallic silver coloured.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £1.00
______________________________________________________
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Avalanche'
'Feather reed grass' (Poaceae) Deciduous variegated grass forming large compact clumps. Green margins to the leaves with a cream stripe down the middle, the reverse of 'Overdam'. Creamy cloudy plumes of flowers in mid-late summer. 1.7m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Grass   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Calceolaria fothergillii
(Calceolariaceae) Evergreen clump forming alpine. Bright yellow slipper flowers in late spring and early summer on slender stems rising above clumped rosettes of flat pressed glossy green rounded leaves. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Calibrachoa Starlight Cherry
(Solanaceae) New variety of the popular mini-Petunia-like half hardy perennials. A cherry-red with yellow eye with rays stretching out to give a twinkling star effect. Great in hanging baskets and on the edge of patio containers. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Callistemon 'Amorette'
Syn. Melaleuca viminalis 'Weeping Bottlebrush (Myrtaceae) Compact evergreen Australian shrub with big deep pink bottlebrush flowers in early to mid summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Callistemon citrinus~
Syn. Melaleuca citrina 'Crimson bottlebrush (Myrtaceae) Rich red 'bottlebrushes' of flowers arise from the previous years wood in mid-late summer, amongst the most popular of the genus. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Callistemon pityoides
Syn. Melaleuca pityoides 'Alpine bottlebrush (Myrtaceae) Hardy bottlebrush from the mountains of SE Australia. Hard small quite pointy dark green leaves and greeny-yellow terminal bottlebrush flowers in early to mid summer. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Callistemon viridiflorus~
Syn. Melaleuca virens 'Green bottlebrush (Myrtaceae) A dense yellow-green flowered Tasmanian bottlebrush, evergreen & flowering in mid to late summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Aster Roundabout Series (Callistephus chinensis)
'Chinese Aster' (Asteraceae) Compact dome shaped annuals with frilly double daisies in pinks,purples, reds and whites from mid summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   D6   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Calluna vulgaris 'Beoley Gold'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Quite upright growing heather with golden foliage year round. white flowers in August and September. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Calluna vulgaris 'Boskoop'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Golden foliage tinted orange then red in winter. Lavender in August and September. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Heather   8cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Calluna vulgaris 'Boskoop'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Golden foliage tinted orange then red in winter. Lavender in August and September. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Calluna vulgaris 'Dark Beauty'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Upright growing dark leaved heather with deep purple-pink flowers in August and September. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Calluna vulgaris 'Firefly'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Compact selection with reddish-brown foliage turning more orange in winter. erect spikes of purplish pink flowers in August and September. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Calluna vulgaris 'Glenfiddich'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Compact heather with golden Foliage in spring and summer aeging orange then red in autumn and winter. Lilac flowers in August and September. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   8cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Calluna vulgaris 'Gold Mist'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) White flowers in August-September on the tips of erect golden green foliage. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Calluna vulgaris 'Hammondii Rubrifolia'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Upright growing heather with bight rosy red tips in spring and mauve-purple flowers in August and September. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Calluna vulgaris 'Silver Knight'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) A upright heather with felty silver foliage and pale rosy lilac flowers in August and September. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Calluna vulgaris 'Spring Torch'
'Ling' (Ericaceae) Broad growing heather with rosy growth in spring as you might expect. Long spires of pale pink flowers in August and September. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   8cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Caltha palustris var. alba
'White marsh marigold' (Ranunculaceae) A small compact form of the king cup with brilliant white flowers with yellow centres in early spring, amongst the first perennials to flower. Why not plant among Siberian irises for some early interest. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Caltha palustris var. palustris
Syn. C. polypetala hort. 'Marsh marigold' (Ranunculaceae) A sumptuous large form of kingcup. Big bright shining yellow blooms in spring on red stems, starts flowering a bit before the wild form. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Caltha palustris var. palustris 'Plena'
'Double marsh marigold' (Ranunculaceae) Double yellow pom-pom flowers in early spring. Shorter & tighter growing than the normal single type but a bit taller than the white. A great early injection of sunshine. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Camassia leichtlinii 'Semiplena'~
'Californian white double quamash' (Asparagaceae) A rather rare & desirable form of this summer flowering bulb. Dozens of double ivory white flowers on tall stem in summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Bulb   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Camassia leichtlinii ssp. suksdorfii Caerulea Group
(Asparagaceae) Tall spikes of stunning violet blue star-shaped flowers in late spring and early summer. Large hardy and quite easy Western American summer bulb. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Bulb   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Camellia japonica 'Bushfield Yellow'
(Theaceae) Evergreen shrub with rounded dark green glossy green leaves and double anemone-form flowers, white petals frilly in the middle and flushed yellow in spring. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   1L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Campanula alliarifolia
(Campanulaceae) Shortish perennial with upright spikes bearing a column of many large milk white hanging bells above attractive slightly felted leaves. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Campanula alliarifolia
(Campanulaceae) Shortish perennial with upright spikes bearing a column of many large milk white hanging bells above attractive slightly felted leaves. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Campanula carpatica 'Blaue Clips'
'Tussock bellflower' (Campanulaceae) Compact easy rockery plant with large upstanding open saucers of china-blue bellflowers throughout the summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Campanula carpatica f. alba 'Weisse Clips'~
'Tussock Bellflower' (Campanulaceae) Compact easy rockery plant with large upstanding open saucers of pure whire bellflowers throughout the summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Campanula cochlearifolia 'Jingle Blue'
'Fairies Thimbles' (Campanulaceae) Vigorous rockery plant with masses of small mid blue cupped bellflowers in early-mid summer. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Campanula cochlearifolia 'Jingle Blue'
'Fairies Thimbles' (Campanulaceae) Vigorous rockery plant with masses of small mid blue cupped bellflowers in early-mid summer. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Campanula cochlearifolia var. alba 'White Baby'~
'Fairies thimbles' (Campanulaceae) Low spreading easy rockery plant with masses of hanging white bell-flowers on short stems from early to mid summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Campanula garganica 'Major'
'Adriatic bellflower' (Campanulaceae) Dense low carpets covered with open star-like sky blue flowers in late spring & summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Campanula garganica 'Major'
'Adriatic bellflower' (Campanulaceae) Dense low carpets covered with open star-like sky blue flowers in late spring & summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Campanula garganica 'Mrs Resholt'
'Adriatic bellflower' (Campanulaceae) compact spreading alpine with masses of rich mid blue upward and outward facing bell flowers in early and mid summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Campanula glomerata 'Superba'
'Clustered bellflower' (Campanulaceae) Compact small herbaceous perennial violet-blue tubular flowers in early summer in a tight cluster on the top of stems and in a whorl lower on the stem. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (2)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Campanula lactiflora 'Prichard's Variety'~
(Campanulaceae) Large bushy herbaceous perennial. Violet-blue outward facing bell flowers on plants more compact than the typical form & very attractive. 1.3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Campanula lactiflora 'Prichard's Variety'*
(Campanulaceae) Large bushy herbaceous perennial. Violet-blue outward facing bell flowers on plants more compact than the typical form & very attractive. 1.3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Campanula lactiflora 'White Pouffe'~
(Campanulaceae) A short variety that forms a compact hummocks smothered with narrow white bell flowers during summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Campanula latiloba 'Hidcote Amethyst'~
'Great bellflower' (Campanulaceae) Upright rossette-forming herbaceous perennial with open bells of plae amethyst-violet blooms in mid summer in short racemes. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Campanula poscharskyana
(Campanulaceae) Heart-shaped leaves on trailing stems & deep lavender-blue flowers in summer & autumn. Lovely trailing over the top of a retaining wall. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Cardamine raphanifolia
Syn. C. latifolia (Brassicaceae) Pale magenta-purple ladies smock flowers in late spring. Vigorous & reliable early flowering plant for a soggy site, it largely dies back down to the distinctive surface rhizome by midsummer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Cautleya spicata~
(Zingiberaceae) Tropical-looking hardy ornamental ginger. Himalayan herbaceous perennial with upright red-flushed stems bearing rich green leaves and yellow flowers coming from a ruby red spike at the top of the stems in late summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Centranthus ruber
'Red valerian' (Caprifoliaceae) Fleshy pale leaves & heads of deep carmine red flowers in summer, much loved by bees & butterflies. Often seen growing out of cracks in sunny walls in old walled gardens. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Cerastium tomentosum~
'Snow-in-Summer' (Caryophyllaceae) Popular old fashioned garden plant seen growing prolifically out of the walls of many old gardens on the West Coast. White flowers at the end of sprawling silver woolly stems in early summer. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Chaenorhinum origanifolium 'Blue Dream'*
(Plantaginaceae) Attractive long flowering small Mediterranean perennial, tight trailing stems with small rounded matt greyed-green leaves & masses of small blue flowers with white eyes in clusters all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Chaerophyllum hirsutum 'Roseum'
'Pink hairy chervil' (Apiaceae) Easy and very attractive perennial for damper ground. Umbels of vivid pink flowers in late spring to mid summer above cut foliage similar to that of sweet cicely. Looks lovely if used in a naturalistic open woodland setting. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Boulevard'~
(Cupressaceae) Coniferous tree, fairly slow growing into a cone shape with dense, soft silky-looking silvery grey and green evergreen foliage. 10m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Conifer   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Chamaemelum nobile 'Treneague'*
'Lawn camomile' (Asteraceae) The non-flowering & very aromatic form of the familiar herb. Camomile has many medicinal uses & has also been used in cooking for its' pleasant smell. This compact form is ideal for making aromatic seats or patches of lawn. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Chamaemelum nobile 'Treneague'*~
'Lawn camomile' (Asteraceae) The non-flowering & very aromatic form of the familiar herb. Camomile has many medicinal uses & has also been used in cooking for its' pleasant smell. This compact form is ideal for making aromatic seats or patches of lawn. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Chelone obliqua
'Pink turtlehead' (Plantaginaceae) American herbaceous erect clump forming perennial with cone shaped inflorescens of pink flowers a bit like turtles peeking out from their shells. Easy to grow & popular with bees. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Chiliotrichum diffusum*~
'Fachine' (Asteraceae) A bushy shrub from southern South America & the Falkland Islands (where it is the tallest native woody plant), closely related to Olearia with narrow grey-green leaves & many white daisy flowers with soft yellow eyes in early summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Chiliotrichum diffusum~
'Fachine' (Asteraceae) A bushy shrub from southern South America & the Falkland Islands (where it is the tallest native woody plant), closely related to Olearia with narrow grey-green leaves & many white daisy flowers with soft yellow eyes in early summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Chionochloa rubra ssp. cuprea
'Red tussock' (Poaceae) One of New Zealand's most attractive grasses, stunning en masse. Large dense round evergreen tussocks of very narrow arching pale green leaves colouring russet red in winter. Produces a few milk white flowers the length of the stem in mid-late summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Grass   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Chrysanthemum weyrichii~
(Asteraceae) Easy long flowering rockery plant from N Japan to Kamchatka forming dense carpets of fleshy green deeply cut leaves, very large mauve pink daisies with yellow eyes on branched short red stems from summer into early autumn. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Cirsium 'Mount Etna'
'Spear thistle' (Asteraceae) Ornamental thistle from the slopes of the Sciilian volcano. Striking bicoloured flowers, pink on the tips with palest pink lower down from mid to late summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Cirsium rivulare 'Atropurpureum'
'Spear thistle' (Asteraceae) Tall upright clump-forming herbaceous perennial. Striking deep ruby-red flowered spineless thistle flowers in early summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Cistus x hybridus
(Cistaceae) Rough textured rich green leaves & hundreds of white flowers with yellow centres in early to mid summer. Hardy Mediterranean evergreen shrub. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Cistus x purpureus*~
'rock rose' (Cistaceae) An old and proven upright hybrid with narrow sage green leaves and large open deep purplish pink blooms, blotched maroon near the base of each petal produced all summer. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Clematis 'Bill MacKenzie'
Syn. C. tangutica 'B.MacK.' (Ranunculaceae) Vigorous climber with fleshy yellow cupped bells in mid to late summer & early autumn, by when they are accompanied by the long lasting fluffy seed heads. Grows up the telegraph pole in our Nursery. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Climber   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis 'Etoile Violette'
(Ranunculaceae) A deciduous petiole climber, this Viticella type clematis has striking violet large blooms in mid summer. We grow it through a variegated Weigela for added impact. Prune hard in spring to maintain vigour. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis 'Jackmanii Superba'
(Ranunculaceae) Large rich royal purple flowers. Does better up here than most large-flowered Clematis hybrids. Prune as required in early spring. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis 'Morning Yellow'
Syn. C. montana 'M.Y.' (Ranunculaceae) New vigorous Montana Group Clematis with ivory white semi-double flowers in May and June that are flushed creamy yellow as they come out. Prune only as required in summer after flowering. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis 'Nelly Moser'*
(Ranunculaceae) Very useful & popular large flowered cultivar, flower 14cm across, pinkish-mauve with a darker stripe down the centre of each petal in early summer. Unusually for large-flowered Clematis hybrids it is somewhat shade tolerant. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Climber   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis 'Nelly Moser'
(Ranunculaceae) Very useful & popular large flowered cultivar, flower 14cm across, pinkish-mauve with a darker stripe down the centre of each petal in early summer. Unusually for large-flowered Clematis hybrids it is somewhat shade tolerant. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis Giant Star~
Syn. C. montana 'G.S.' = 'Gistar' (Ranunculaceae) New vigorous montana hybrid with an extra large vanilla scented mid pink flowers in May. Prune as required in summer after flowering. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis montana
(Ranunculaceae) Vigorous deciduous petiole climber with narrow petaled white scented flowers in May and June. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis montana var. rubens 'Pink Perfection'
(Ranunculaceae) Vigorous deciduous petiole climber with masses of marshmallow scented pink flowers in May and June. Prune excess growth of Montana Group Clematis after flowering. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis montana var. rubens 'Tetrarose'
(Ranunculaceae) Very vigorous climber with quite fleshy red-flushed deciduous foliage & big rich pink flowers in mid May and June. Prune only as required in summer after flowering. 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis montana var. wilsonii
(Ranunculaceae) Vigorous deciduous petiole climber with white cross-shaped flowers in late May to mid June smothering the plain green leaves. Has a delicious vanilla scent that on a warm evening can be smelt from a good way off. Prune as required in summer after flowering. 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Climber   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis Ninon
'='Evipo052' (Boulevard Series)' (Ranunculaceae) Compact dwarf Clematis, perfect for growing on a small trellis on a patio. Large cream ageing white broad petaled flowers with deep magenta stamens in the centre produced continuously over much of the summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Climber   1.5L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis Nubia
'='Evipo079' (Boulevard Series)' (Ranunculaceae) Dwarf Clematis perfect for small spaces like in patio planters. Broad petaled burgundy flowers all summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Climber   2L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Clematis Parisienne
'='Evipo019' (Boulevard Series)' (Ranunculaceae) Compact dwarf Clematis, perfect for growing on a small trellis on a patio. Star shaped pale violet-blue flowers all summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Climber   2L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Colquhounia coccinea var. vestita~
(Lamiaceae) Rare deciduous shrub from the Himalayas with felty leaves & beautiful small orange-red tubular flowers in clusters at the tips of the shoots in late summer & autumn. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Compost - 60L Humax Multi-Purpose*
() A really good quality fine textured Scottish peat based multi-purpose compost with good moisture management characteristics. Great for most jobs around the garden and in the greenhouse.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Compost - 75L Humax Multi-Purpose
() A really good quality fine textured Scottish peat-based multi-purpose compost with good moisture management characteristics. Great for most jobs around the garden and in the greenhouse.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Compost - 75L Levingtons CNSG~
() Proffessional peat-based growing medium for hardy nursery stock.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £9.00
______________________________________________________
Convallaria majalis var. rosea
'Pink lily-of-the-valley' (Asparagaceae) A grannies favourite with sweetly scented pale pink flowers in spring. As with the normal white form it is slow to establish but ultimately a dense & effective woodland groundcover. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.75
______________________________________________________
Coprosma 'Autumn Haze'~
(Rubiaceae) Groundcovering low growing evergreen shrub with variegated small glossy leaves; cream and green tininting peach and reddish in autumn and winter. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Coprosma 'Pacific Dawn'*
'Taupata' (Rubiaceae) Compact bush evergreen shrub from New Zealand. Grown for the colourful purple glossy leaves irregularly variegated pink and cream, darkening to near black in winter. Frost tender but very good with salt wind. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   1L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Cordyline 'Polka'
'Cabbage tree' / 'ti-kouka' (Asparagaceae) Unusual new form making a bushy clump rather than the normal single trunk. Green grassy leves flushed red at the base, white scented flowers on old plants. A good plant for the middle of large containers, protect from frost in colder districts. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Cordyline 'Red Star'
'Cabbage tree' / 'Ti-kouka' (Asparagaceae) Narrow deep purple-red sword like evergreen foliage. With age forms a trunk & scented white flowers. A popular container plant in coastal towns. Protect from frost as it is not as hardy as the plain green form. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Cordyline australis
'Cabbage tree' / 'Ti-kouka' (Asparagaceae) Sword-like leaves produced in rosettes at the end of each branch. Small, fragrant creamy-white flowers in big inflorescens on mature plants. Tough architectural plant from New Zealand, common along British seaside promenades. 8m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   1.5L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Cordyline australis~
'Cabbage tree' / 'Ti-kouka' (Asparagaceae) Sword-like leaves produced in rosettes at the end of each branch. Small, fragrant creamy-white flowers in big inflorescens on mature plants. Tough architectural plant from New Zealand, common along British seaside promenades. 8m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Cordyline australis 'Peko'*
'Cabbage tree' / 'ti-kouka' (Asparagaceae) Large architectural plant with rich lime-green sword-like leaves with a bright pink stripe at its base where it joins the trunk. Sweetly scented white flowers in big heads in early summer on mature plants. Slowly grows up on a trunk to form a tree. 7m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   1L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam'~
'Tickseed' (Asteraceae) Lovely late flowering perennial, fine airy foliage on brittle stems with lots of starry primrose yellow daisies 1½" across in late summer in to the autumn. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Coreopsis verticillata 'Zagreb'
(Asteraceae) Very attractive finely divided foliage and yellow daisies with slightly pointed ray florets giving a star-like appearance, flowering in mid-late summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Coreopsis verticillata 'Zagreb'~
(Asteraceae) Very attractive finely divided foliage and yellow daisies with slightly pointed ray florets giving a star-like appearance, flowering in mid-late summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Coriaria microphylla~
Syn. C. thymifolia (Coriariaceae) Unusual quick-growing sub-shrub with tiny ferny leaflets on large leaves. Clusters of many small attractive and poisionous purple-black fruits in summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   5L   -   £10.00
______________________________________________________
Cornus alba 'Kesselringii'
'Siberian dogwood' (Cornaceae) Deciduous shrub grown for the striking rich purple-black winter stems. White flowers in late spring & good autumn colour. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Corokia x virgata 'Frosted Chocolate'*~
(Argophyllaceae) New Zealand evergreen shrub with dense knotty silver stems that age black with chocolaty coloured leaves frosted with silvery hairs when young & silver on the back & with small yellow flowers in mid summer. 1.4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Corokia x virgata 'Yellow Wonder'~
(Argophyllaceae) Upright growing evergreen shrub with small yellow flowers in early summer followed by golden yellow berries. May be used as an unusual coastal hedging subject. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Corydalis solida ssp. solida 'George Baker'
(Papaveraceae) Deep rosy red clustered tubular flowers in early spring over matt pale green deeply cut foliage. Very much sought-after & very nice small ephemeral cormic perennial. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bulb   8cm   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Cosmos bipinnatus Xanthos Lemon Sherbert
'Cosmos' (Asteraceae) Extremely aristocratic annual. Finely cut ferny foliage on a bush plant each with several large single sherbert lemon coloured daisies. Excellent as the centrepiece in medium-sized planters. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Cotoneaster 'Hybridus Pendulus'
(Rosaceae) Long prostrate branches with glossy bright green evergreen leaves, white flowers and red fruits. A good plant for trailing over a wall. Adventurous gardeners could try top grafting it as a standard to make a Kilmarnock willow-like weeping tree. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Cotoneaster adpressus
'Creeping cotoneaster' (Rosaceae) Evergreen dense prostrate shrub forming an efective tight, low ground cover. White flowers beloved of bees in early summer followed by bright red berries. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Cotoneaster congestus 'Nanus'
(Rosaceae) Very dense growing creeping evergreen with bright pea green leaves, white flowers in early summer and red berries in late summer and autumn. Good smaller groundcover. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Cotoneaster dammeri*
(Rosaceae) Flat creeping evergreen that is a really good groundcover. Fairly large obovate (raindrop-shaped) leaves, white flowers & orange-red fruits in autumn that can persist through the winter if the birds don't eat them. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Cotoneaster floccosus
(Rosaceae) Small evergreen tree, or with pruning large shrub, with a gracefuly arching stems. Narrow emerald green leaves, white flowers in early summer followed by orange-red berries in late summer and autumn. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   4L   -   £10.00
______________________________________________________
Cotoneaster horizontalis*
'Herring bone Contoneaster' (Rosaceae) Flat spreading deciduous shrub. White flowers in early summer, red berries in late summer and red autumn colour. The twigs are neatly arrayed in two opposite columns down the stems. Sometimes trained out as a wall shrub in narrow spaces. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Cotoneaster salicifolius*
(Rosaceae) Evergreen upright shrub. Mid green pointed leaves, white flowers in early summer and orange-red berries. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Cotoneaster salicifolius 'Gnom'
(Rosaceae) Evergreen compact creeping ground cover with pointed slightly greyed olive green foliage, orange-red fruits following white flowers in early summer. A really nice variety of a most invaluable genus. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Crepis incana~
'Pink dandelion' (Asteraceae) Lovely clump-forming Greek perennial with narrow greyish-green dandelion -like foliage & many branched bushy stems of striking shell-pink cats-ear daisy flowers in mid-late summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Crinodendron hookerianum
'Chilean lantern tree' (Elaeocarpaceae) A large evergreen shrub, spectacular red waxy lantern flowers hang from shoots with dark green leaves in early summer. Plant in a sheltered site for better flowering. The base of each fleshy petal is packed with delicious sweet nectar. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Crocosmia 'Emberglow'~
(Iridaceae) Sprays of deep red tubular flowers yellow at the base above dark foliage in late summer. Invaluable strong growing floriferous rich red, we have it beside the soft sulphur of "Yellow" in the stock beds & the contrast is quite striking. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Crocosmia 'Lucifer'~
(Iridaceae) Superb sprays of flame-red flowers, yellow at the base in mid summer. Vigorous and easy it is one of the best, striking and most popular Montbretias, it is considerably earlier flowering and taller than most varieties. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Crocosmia 'Severn Sunrise'~
(Iridaceae) Lovely variety with unusual colouring. Flowers are a distinctive peachy orange fading to pink with a yellow eye in dense heads during late summer & early autumn. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Coleton Fishacre'~
Syn. C.'Gerbe d'Or' (Iridaceae) Dark leaved, upright with golden yellow flowers. Similar to 'Solfatare' but more vigorous & frost hardy. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Saracen'~
(Iridaceae) Bright orange-red 4cm wide flowers with yellow markings to the open face & dark red on the back in late summer & autumn. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora Yellow~
(Iridaceae) Soft sulphur yellow tubular flowers akin to C. potsii in late summer & early autumn. A free-flowering, vigorous adaptable cultivar, always popular but we can't find a proper name for it! 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Crocosmia x crocosmioides 'Vulcan'~
(Iridaceae) [C. paniculata x C. aurea] Classy dark red flowered late flowering perennial. Slightly earlier than normal Crocosmia with narrow pleated leaves and an arching habit. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Cupressus macrocarpa 'Wilma'~
'Golden Monerey cypress' (Cupressaceae) Very slow growing coniferous tree with cord-like dense foliage of a rich golden yellow formed into a neat cone shape. 10m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Conifer   4L   -   £10.00
______________________________________________________
Cyclamen hederifolium silver-leaved
Syn. C. neapolitanum (Primulaceae) Robust autumn flowering cormic perennial with striking evergreen silver leaves & lovely pale pink flowers with back-swept petals. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Cymbalaria aequitriloba 'Alba'~
'Ruine de Rome' (Plantaginaceae) Small creeping evergreen perennial with marbled, rounded leaves & blued white snap-dragon-like flowers in summer. Will creep through cracks in walls. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Cytisus 'Killiney Salmon'
'Broom' (Fabaceae) Red, salmon pink & yellow flowered unscented broom, usually growing slightly wider than high. Flowering in mid-late spring. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Cytisus 'Lena'
(Fabaceae) Compact broom with apricot yellow flowers with red backs to the standard & wings in late spring, usually growing slightly wider than high. With it's tight habit this colourful broom is a bit more able to withstand wind rock and snow squashing than most brooms. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Cytisus 'Red Wings'
(Fabaceae) Upright fast growing broom with beautiful red, salmon, yellow & cream flowers in late spring. 1.6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.25
______________________________________________________
Cytisus 'Red Wings'~
(Fabaceae) Upright fast growing broom with beautiful red, salmon, yellow & cream flowers in late spring. 1.6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Cytisus x praecox 'Albus'
(Fabaceae) Small grey-green stemmed broom with a faintly weeping habit when in flower. It is a mass of milk white scented flowers in late spring. Prune back brooms directly after flowering about a third to maintain bushiness and prolong life. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.25
______________________________________________________
Daboecia cantabrica ssp. scotica 'William Buchanan'
'Connemara heath' (Ericaceae) Compact bushy heather with deep green leafy foliage and claret bell flowers in summer. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Daboecia cantabrica ssp. scotica 'William Buchanan'~
'Connemara heath' (Ericaceae) Compact bushy heather with deep green leafy foliage and claret bell flowers in summer. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Dahlia 'Bishop of Leicester'*
(Asteraceae) Single dahlia with dark bronze foliage and a pale lavender-pink flower with a darker band down the centre of each petal. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Dahlia 'Bishop of Llandaff'*
(Asteraceae) An old favourite for adding a tropical accent to late borders. Semi-double dark red flowered Dahlia with dark bronze-purple foliage. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Dahlia 'Coby' (Dahlietta Select Series)*
(Asteraceae) Dwarf bushy Dahlia for pots. Mottled, peach-flesh coloured neat double flowers from mid summer until autumn. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Dahlia 'Diablo'
(Asteraceae) Dwarf bedding Dahlia with striking dark bronze-purple foliage and bright dark red, orange, yellow or pink semi-double flowers. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   D6   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Dahlia 'Moonfire'~
(Asteraceae) Dark purple leaved classy dahlia with single flowers; soft pastel yellow grading to golden orange in the centre. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Dahlia Happy Days Red Flame*
'('Hdrf155')' (Asteraceae) Compact variety with dark purple foliage and single deep rosy flame red flowers with yellow-pink streaks to the petals. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Delosperma floribundum 'Stardust'~
(Aizoaceae) Hardy South African compact bushy succulent with rosy purple-pink Livingstone daisy folwers in summer. 8cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Delosperma Table Mountain*
Syn. D. cooperi 'John Proffitt' (Aizoaceae) South African hardy succulent with sprawling stems & sage green fleshy leaves covered in tiny white glands. Livingstone daisy like rich rosy magenta flowers all summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Derwentia perfoliata
Syn. Parahebe perfoliata 'Digger's speedwell' (Plantaginaceae) Slowly suckering evergreen subshrub. Dense arching stems of glaucous Eucalyptus-like round foliage with lovely long-lasting heads of blue-violet flowers at the ends. Also makes a good cut flower. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Desfontainia spinosa~
'Chilean holly' (Columelliaceae) A slow growing shrub with holly-like evergreen leaves, trumpet-shaped orange-red flowers with a yellow mouth in mid summer. One of the stalwarts of woodland gardens of the West Coast of Scotland. 1.6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Dianella nigra 'Margaret Pringle'~
'NZ Blueberry / Turutu' (Asphodelaceae) Rarely seen variegated evergreen perennial from New Zealand, a relative of Phormium with shorter softer foliage forming dense clumps of cream striped pale green leaves with small white flowers and blue-black berries. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Dianthus 'Fire Star'
(Caryophyllaceae) Compact alpine pink. For most of the summer it produces rosy red single flowers with a darker mark at the base of each petal. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Dianthus 'India Star'
(Caryophyllaceae) Short compact alpine pink with single deep rosy pink clove-scented flowers with a large cherry-red centre. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Dianthus 'Morning Star'
(Caryophyllaceae) Alpine pink with double mid pink clove-sented flowers with frilled edges to the petals. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Dianthus 'Silver Star'
(Caryophyllaceae) Compact alpine pink, frilly petaled double white clove-scented flowers in summer showing claret in the centre. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Dianthus 'Whatfield Can-can'
(Caryophyllaceae) Short alpine pink with mid pink large semi-double scented flowers in early-mid summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Dianthus chinensis 'Red Peppermint Parfait'
(Caryophyllaceae) Annual bushy upright carnation, large single pale candy pink flowers suffused with cherry red centres. Their compact, upright habit and bold blooms make them invaluable for filling gaps in borders and planters. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   D6   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Dianthus deltoides 'Brilliant'
'Maiden pink' (Caryophyllaceae) Red-flushed deep green carpets bear small, single darkest crimson-red flowers on slender stems from early summer to the autumn. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Dianthus erinaceus
(Caryophyllaceae) Dense hard mounds of light grey spiny leaves & small pink flowers. 8cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Dianthus Mendlesham Minx
'='Russmin' (Caryophyllaceae) Lovely variable alpine pink with clove-scented up-facing semi-double flowers with each petal pale pink backed and variously marked in maroon-crimson in early-mid summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Dianthus Mixed Alpines*
'Alpine Pinks' (Caryophyllaceae) Various shorter varieties suitable for rockeries. Single or double flowers, white, pink or red all with delicious sweet clove scents. 10-25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Dianthus Stargazer
'='Wp13 Gil05' (Caryophyllaceae) Clump-forming alpine pink with white frilly edged flowers with a maroon ring around the eye. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Diascia Diamonte Fuchsia
(Scrophulariaceae) Bushy half hardy perennial for tubs and baskets. Masses of rich, deep fuchsia pink flowers all summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Diascia Diamonte Fuchsia
(Scrophulariaceae) Bushy half hardy perennial for tubs and baskets. Masses of pure white flowers all summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Diascia Flying Colours Antique Rose
'='Diastu'' (Scrophulariaceae) Trailing half hardy perennial, great for tubs and baskets. Rich rose pink flowers all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Diascia Flying Colours Appleblossom
'='Diastara'' (Scrophulariaceae) Trailing half hardy perennial, great for tubs and baskets. Pale, appleblossom pink flowers all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Dicentra 'Pearl Drops'
(Papaveraceae) Pearly white hanging lady-in-the-bath flowers in late spring & early summer above lovely neat glaucous incised foliage. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Dicentra cucullaria~
'Dutchman's breeches' (Papaveraceae) Lovely little American spring woodland perennial deserving of much wider cultivation. With milk white 'V' shaped flowers above intricately cut matt grey foliage. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.75
______________________________________________________
Dierama 'Dark Angel'~
'Angel's Fishing Rods' (Iridaceae) Tall grassy-leaved South African perennial. Nodding dark plum purple blooms in mid-late summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.25
______________________________________________________
Dierama erectum~
(Iridaceae) Tall slender growing South African perennial. Open star-shaped pink flowers in late summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.25
______________________________________________________
Dierama pulcherrimum 'Blackbird'~
'Angel's Fishing Rods' (Iridaceae) Deep dark plumy purple flowers in elegant hanging clusters in mid summer. Striking & most impressive when fully grown. 1.6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.25
______________________________________________________
Digitalis lanata~
'Woolly Foxglove' (Plantaginaceae) Perennial foxglove with dense spikes of pale yellow flowers with stencilled insides and a white long arching lip to each flower. Forms a neat rosette of attractive narrow foliage before flowering. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Dionaea muscipula
'Venus fly trap' (Droseraceae) Well known and unique insectiverous plant from the swampy pine barrens of South Carolina. Can be grown outside in the Highlands in sphagnum moss. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
House   9cm   -   £5.25
______________________________________________________
Diplarrhena latifolia~
Syn. D. morea hort. 'Western flag Iris' (Iridaceae) Beautiful intricate flowers white, with a yellow & purple eye in mid summer. One of the most attractive of all Tasmanian perennials, where it grows in subalpine bogs. Hardy & very adaptable. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Diplarrhena latifolia~
Syn. D. morea hort. 'Western flag Iris' (Iridaceae) Beautiful intricate flowers white, with a yellow & purple eye in mid summer. One of the most attractive of all Tasmanian perennials, where it grows in subalpine bogs. Hardy & very adaptable. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Disporopsis pernyi
Syn. Polygonatum cyrtonema misapp. (Asparagaceae) Clump-forming evergreen woodland perennial. Speckled stems & slightly scented ivory bell flowers marked jade inside in late spring followed by purplish berries. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Disporum sessile 'Variegatum'
(Asparagaceae) Classy shade-loving perennial, delicately striped creamy white & pale green foliage & hanging ivory tight bell flowers in late spring. Quite slow growing. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £3.00
______________________________________________________
Disporum sessile AGS J 146
(Asparagaceae) Alpine Garden Society collection from Japan. A Solomon's seal relative, this easy vigorous woodland perennial has hanging slender ivory flowers with jade green tips in late spring followed by purple-black berries in summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Dodecatheon pulchellum 'Red Wings'~
'Shooting star' (Primulaceae) Deep carmine red swept back flowers with black anthers and white and yellow markings in the centre in late spring. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Dodecatheon pulchellum 'Red Wings'
'Shooting star' (Primulaceae) Deep carmine red swept back flowers with black anthers and white and yellow markings in the centre in late spring. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Livingstone Daisy Magic Carpet Mixed
'Livingstone Daisy / Mesembryanthemum' (Aizoaceae) Extremely popular and tough succulent ground covering annuals with large daisy-like flowers in a wide range of neon colours. Best planted in the sunniest spot available for maximum flower power. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   D6   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Dryopteris wallichiana
'Wallich's fern' (Dryopteridaceae) Marvellous deciduous 'shuttlecock' type clump-forming fern. Dark chocolate scales cover the rachis & pale green fronds, truly wonderful when emergent, a more decorative alternative to native Buckler Ferns in the woodland garden or fernery. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Fern   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Echinacea 'Hot Papaya'~
(Asteraceae) Fancy new firey orange-red variety with big ragedy double cones and drooping ray florets in late summer and autumn. Upright late flowering clump-forming herbaceous perennial. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Echinops bannaticus 'Blue Globe'
'Globe Thistle' (Asteraceae) Tall upright spikes with thistly foliage with a tight blue ball of flowers on top. 1.4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Echinopsis chamaecereus*
Syn. Chamaecereus silvestrii 'Peanut cactus' (Cactaceae) An easy to grow creeping branching cactus with tiny soft spines and bright orange-red disproportionately large flowers in summer. The common name comes from the plants similarity to monkey nuts. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   10.5cm   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Limelight'
(Elaeagnaceae) Evergreen shrub with metallic silvery grey backed leaves with an irregular central cream blotch. Small but highly scented off-white flowers hidden in the leaf axils in autumn on older plants. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.25
______________________________________________________
Epilobium canum 'Dublin'~
Syn. Zauschneria californica 'Glasnevin' 'Californian fuchsia' (Onagraceae) One of the few late summer flowering rockery plants. Spectacular red flowers with short tubes on a low sprawling plant with brittle stems and narrow dark green leaves. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Epimedium x perralchicum 'Fröhnleiten'
(Berberidaceae) Large (for an Epimedium) yellow flat flowers facing out from an erect spike & good glossy pale green evergreen leaves, tinted red when young. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Epimedium x versicolor 'Sulphureum'
(Berberidaceae) This Bishop's mitre has sulphur yellow-green flowers in early spring. The leaves are finer than most & colour well. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Epimedium x youngianum 'Niveum'~
(Berberidaceae) A smaller classy variety with pure white conspicuous nodding flowers & coloured young foliage. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £3.00
______________________________________________________
Erica arborea 'Estrella Gold'
'Tree heath' (Ericaceae) This tree heath has white flowers in spring over very fine bronze-yellow needle foliage. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Erica carnea 'Golden Starlet'
'Winter heath' (Ericaceae) Spreading low growing heath with golden foliage and white flowers in late winter and spring. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Erica carnea 'Lohse's Ruby'
'Winter heath' (Ericaceae) Very floriferous winter heath with a spreading habit. Dark green foliage and densely packed pink flowers from winter to early spring. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Erica carnea 'Treasure Trove'
'Winter Heath' (Ericaceae) Masses of dense salmon pink flowers in late winter and spring. An unusual shade for winter heaths. Mid green foliage. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Erica cinerea 'Alba Minor'
'Bell heather' (Ericaceae) Compact summer flowering white bell heather. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Erica cinerea 'C.D. Eason'
'Bell Heather' (Ericaceae) Summer flowering heath with deep rosy magenta flowers from June to August. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   8cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Erica cinerea 'Eden Valley'
'Bell heather' (Ericaceae) A form found growing in the 1930s on Trink Hill, southwest of St Ives, Cornwall. Compact low spreading bush with deep green small needle leaves and white based bell flowers flushing pale violet towards the tips in mid summer. 17cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   8cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Erica erigena 'Irish Dusk'
'Irish Heath' (Ericaceae) Compact, upright winter/spring heath with dusky foliage and salmon pink flowers. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Erica x darleyensis 'Jenny Porter'
(Ericaceae) Winter heather with lilac-pink flowers. Mid green foliage with cream tips. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Erica x stuartii 'Irish Lemon'
(Ericaceae) Summer flowering heath with clusters of lilac-mauve flowers above olive green foliage & bright lime green-flushed young growth tips. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Heather   9cm   -   £1.75
______________________________________________________
Erigeron 'Adria'
(Asteraceae) Lavender-violet frilly daisies with yellow centres in mid-late summer. A fairly upright herbaceous perennial fleabane. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Erigeron glaucus 'Elstead Pink'
'Coastal daisy' (Asteraceae) Excellent plant for the coastal rockery, an easy & reliable performer. Mats of green foliage with many 4cm wide magenta pink daisies with large yellow centres. From the sea cliffs of Northern California & Oregon. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Erigeron glaucus 'Elstead Pink'
'Coastal daisy' (Asteraceae) Excellent plant for the coastal rockery, an easy & reliable performer. Mats of green foliage with many 4cm wide magenta pink daisies with large yellow centres. From the sea cliffs of Northern California & Oregon. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Erigeron glaucus 'Elstead Pink'
'Coastal daisy' (Asteraceae) Excellent plant for the coastal rockery, an easy & reliable performer. Mats of green foliage with many 4cm wide magenta pink daisies with large yellow centres. From the sea cliffs of Northern California & Oregon. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Erigeron glaucus 'Sea Breeze'
'Coastal daisy' (Asteraceae) A new selection of a very hardy low growing perennial. Large mauve-pink & yellow daisies are produced all summer above a dense carpet of slightly glaucous foliage. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (2)
Alpine   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Erigeron karvinskianus
Syn. E. mucronatus (Asteraceae) A lovely little plant with a lax habit, produces hundreds of daisy-like flowers with purple-tinted backs all summer & into autumn. Despite being from the mountains of Central America it is perfectly hardy. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Erigeron karvinskianus*
Syn. E. mucronatus (Asteraceae) A lovely little plant with a lax habit, produces hundreds of daisy-like flowers with purple-tinted backs all summer & into autumn. Despite being from the mountains of Central America it is perfectly hardy. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Erigeron karvinskianus
Syn. E. mucronatus (Asteraceae) A lovely little plant with a lax habit, produces hundreds of daisy-like flowers with purple-tinted backs all summer & into autumn. Despite being from the mountains of Central America it is perfectly hardy. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Erigeron karvinskianus~
Syn. E. mucronatus (Asteraceae) A lovely little plant with a lax habit, produces hundreds of daisy-like flowers with purple-tinted backs all summer & into autumn. Despite being from the mountains of Central America it is perfectly hardy. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Eriophyllum lanatum
'Wolly Sunflower' (Polygonaceae) White-wolly leaved yellow daisy flowered clump-forming herbaceous perennial. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Erodium x variabile 'Bishop's Form'
(Geraniaceae) Small rockery plant in the Geranium family with lots of little deep rosy pink flowers with darker veins in late spring and early summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Eryngium bourgatii 'Picos Blue'
(Apiaceae) A very fine form of a 1st rate small perennial sea holly, strong deep blue bracts & finely dissected prickly grey-green & ivory foliage. Flowering mid summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Eryngium giganteum~
'Miss Willmot's Ghost' (Apiaceae) A Large silvery grey-green biennial, a must for the spiky architectural look. Self seeds gently in gravely areas of the garden. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Bedding   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Eryngium planum 'Blue Hobbit'
(Apiaceae) Dwarf form of a normally tall species of sea holly. Distinctive blue domes of masses of small globular flower heads with prickly bracts in mid summer. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Eryngium variifolium
(Apiaceae) Lovely rounded evergreen leaves veined with white, masses of small grey-blue flowers with spiny grey-white collars in early-mid summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Erysimum 'Bowles's Mauve'
'Perennial wallflower' (Brassicaceae) Shrubby plant with narrow grey-green leaves & rich mauve flowers from spring & throughout the summer. Cut back after flowering to keep bushy and prolong flowering. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Erysimum 'Cotswold Gem'
'Perennial wallflower' (Brassicaceae) Foliage mostly cream variegated with green middle & each stem is topped by a cluster of colourful flowers, emerging umber & peach and ageing to purple & pink. Perennial wallflowers benefit from regular cutting-back to keep a neat habit & to prolong flowering. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Erysimum 'Golden Jubilee'
(Brassicaceae) Tight growing alpine perennial wallflower forming a low wide hummock that is smothered by golden yellow flowers in early-mid summer. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Erysimum Winter Rouge
'Perennial Wallflower' (Brassicaceae) Perennial wallfower with mottled burgundy flowers with purple tints. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Erythronium 'Pagoda'
'Fawn lilly' (Liliaceae) Large pale apricot-yellow slightly pendant flowers with a hint of pink. Easily grown vigorous hybrid. The Western American 'fawn lilies' are later flowering and larger than the European 'dog's tooth violets'. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Bulb   9cm DEEP   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Erythronium californicum 'White Beauty'
'White fawn lily' (Liliaceae) A beautiful spring woodland bulb with heavily mottled leaves & nodding creamy white flowers with maroon blotches in the throat with backward sweeping petals. Stunning when used en masse. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Bulb   9cm DEEP   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Erythronium revolutum
'Pink fawn lily' (Liliaceae) Lovely nodding, back-swept pink flowers & variably mottled leaves, seen by the thousand at Inverewe but uncommon elsewhere. Slow to increase vegetatively & it takes them around 5 years from seed to reach flowering size! 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Bulb   9cm DEEP   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Escallonia 'Apple Blossom'~
(Escalloniaceae) A lovely floriferous evergreen shrub & fine hedging plant, with dense pale green rounded leaves & mid pink broad petaled flowers white near the centre, rather like miniature apple blossom I suppose. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Escallonia 'Iveyi'~
(Escalloniaceae) Named for the gardener who first discovered this plant as a seedling at Caerhays in Cornwall. It is an evergreen shrub of uncommon quality. Dark glossy green leaves & white flowers are arranged in pyramidal panicles at the end of branches in late summer. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Escallonia Pink Elle*~
'= 'Lades'' (Escalloniaceae) New compact, smaller growing form of the popular coastal evergreen shrub. Mid pink blunt cones of flowers in summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Escallonia rubra 'Crimson Spire'~
(Escalloniaceae) Probably the best & toughest Escallonia variety for hedging by the sea. As the name suggests, redder flowers and a more upright growth habit than the normal E. rubra var. macrantha, but equally vigorous. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Escallonia rubra 'Crimson Spire'*
(Escalloniaceae) Probably the best & toughest Escallonia variety for hedging by the sea. As the name suggests, redder flowers and a more upright growth habit than the normal E. rubra var. macrantha, but equally vigorous. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Eschscholzia californica
'Californian poppy' (Papaveraceae) Slender grey leaved annuals with bold red, orange yellow or pink flowers in summer. Great in sunny, dry borders or gravel gardens. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bedding   10.5cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Eucalyptus coccifera*
'Tasmanian snow gum' (Myrtaceae) Hardy Eucalypt preferring stony infertile & well drained soils. It makes a medium-sized broad canopied tree with narrow grey foliage & beautifully coloured gunmetal smooth bark with other coloured patches. 12m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Eucalyptus delegatensis ssp. tasmaniensis
'Gum-topped stringybark' (Myrtaceae) A fast growing large forest tree with a thick fibrous bark at the base which higher up strips off earning it the name 'White Top'. The adult foliage is an attractive grey, broadly sickle-shaped in outline & hanging down from the branches. 20-60m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Eucalyptus globulus
'Tasmanian blue gum' (Myrtaceae) Fast growing aromatic tender evergreen tree intensely blue-silver in leaf & stem as a juvenile, which may be maintained coppicing. Mature foliage is matt grey, long & sickle shaped, the bark is grey & peels in long vertical strips. 35m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Eucalyptus gunnii
'Cider gum' (Myrtaceae) Silver round foliage when young, longer & sickle-like grey when older. Coppicing maintains it as a bush with the juvenile foliage popular with florists. From boggy parts of Tasmania in the open it grows into a large rounded tree. 10-30m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Eucalyptus rodwayi*
'Swamp peppermint' (Myrtaceae) Rough bark & red young growth ageing green, leaves lanceolate becoming long & thin on older trees. Coming from swampy hollows in the Tasmanian Central Plateau this species grows in the place with the lowest recorded ambient temperature on the island. 15m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Eucalyptus rodwayi
'Swamp peppermint' (Myrtaceae) Rough bark & red young growth ageing green, leaves lanceolate becoming long & thin on older trees. Coming from swampy hollows in the Tasmanian Central Plateau this species grows in the place with the lowest recorded ambient temperature on the island. 15m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Eucomis bicolor~
'Pineapple flower' (Asparagaceae) Hardy South African bulb, in late summer a mottled flower stem with densely packed purple margined pale green flowers arises from the rosette topped by a tuft of small leaves, looking like a pineapple. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Eucryphia cordifolia x lucida
(Cunoniaceae) A vigorous evergreen hybrid of a Chilean (the former) & Tasmanian (latter) trees. It most resembles E. lucida, & like it flowers as a very young plant, though with bigger scented flowers akin to a single white rose & larger leaves. 15m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Eucryphia lucida 'Ballerina'
'Pink leatherwood' (Cunoniaceae) Columnar small evergreen tree. This is a pink flowered form, quite new to cultivation, which given a cool moist climate gives a lovely display of sweet dusky pink flowers in late summer. 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £12.00
______________________________________________________
Euonymus alatus~
'Winged spindle tree' (Celastraceae) Chinese spindle at it's best in the autumn when the bush is aflame with bright red autumn colour & in the winter with the interesting corky "winged" protrusions from the bare stems. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Euonymus fortunei 'Silver Queen'
(Celastraceae) Initially very slow growing but eventually quite effective ground cover or climber/wall shrub. Dense evergreen white and pale green leaves. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Eupatorium maculatum 'Red Dwarf'~
(Asteraceae) Compact form of this butterfly magnet herbaceous perennial. Upright mottled stems and domed fluffy heds of rosy red flowers in late summer. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Eupatorium maculatum 'Red Dwarf'~
(Asteraceae) Compact form of this butterfly magnet herbaceous perennial. Upright mottled stems and domed fluffy heds of rosy red flowers in late summer. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.75
______________________________________________________
Euphorbia 'Excalibur'
'( = 'Froeup')' (Euphorbiaceae) Neat strictly clump-forming cultivar with vivid lime green flowers in mid-late summer & red tinted foliage. Marvellous in spring when the new copper-red & cream spears emerge. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.75
______________________________________________________
Euphorbia cyparissias 'Fens Ruby'
Syn. E.c. 'Clarice Howard' (Euphorbiaceae) Small hummocky plant with soft conifery foliage, rich ruby in spring ageing grey-green, followed by bright lime green flowers. Spreads rapidly to make a loose groundcover. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Euphorbia griffithii 'Dixter'
(Euphorbiaceae) Rhizomatous spreading herbaceous perennial. Orange-red bracts held above dark green leaves with purple tints on reddish stems, early summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Euphorbia mellifera
'Honey tree spurge' (Euphorbiaceae) An impressive Maderian shrub for adding a tropical accent. In the coldest district it may be cut to ground level in bad winters, but will usually re-grow rapidly. Honey-scented maroon-red flowers in spring. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Euphorbia x martini 'Ascot Rainbow'~
(Euphorbiaceae) Evergreen bushy perennial. Blueish-green narrow leaves with irregular gold margins in whorls around upright stems topped by lime green and marron flowers in spring and early summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Eurybia divaricata~
Syn. Aster divaricatus 'White wood aster' (Asteraceae) Arching knotty mounds of mildew-free narrow green foliage on dark red stems. In late summer & autumn bares masses of 1cm wide white daises. A lovely plant that should be much more widely grown. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Eurybia divaricata
Syn. Aster divaricatus 'White wood aster' (Asteraceae) Arching knotty mounds of mildew-free narrow green foliage on dark red stems. In late summer & autumn bares masses of 1cm wide white daises. A lovely plant that should be much more widely grown. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Euryops pectinatus
(Asteraceae) South African evergreen shrub with large yellow daisies above large silver-grey deeply cut leaves all summer. Very showy & pretty hardy too. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Fallopia baldschuanica
'Russian Vine' (Polygonaceae) Extremely fast growing deciduous climber with creamy-white flowers in early summer. Climbs via twining stems. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Climber   3L DEEP   -   £9.00
______________________________________________________
Felicia rosulata
Syn. Aster natalensis (Asteraceae) Thick creeping mats of green foliage & striking bright blue, yellow-centred daisies from early to mid summer. Hardy perennial from the Drakensburg mountains of South Africa. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Ferraria crispa~
'Starfish Flower' / 'Black Flag' (Iridaceae) Tender Iris-like bulb from the sandy coasts of Western Cape of South Africa. Very distinctive large spotty velvet textured flowers, brownish-purple and greenish-white in late spring and early summer. Grow in deep pots and keep corms dry overwinter and frost-free. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   11.5cm   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Filipendula purpurea 'Elegans'
Syn. F. palmata 'Elegantissima' (Rosaceae) Tall perennial forming strong clumps of elegant foliage & large heads of delicate soft palest pink foamy flowers in mid-summer. 1.4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (2)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Filipendula rubra 'Venusta'
(Rosaceae) Clump forming herbaceous perennial. Upright stems topped in summer by broad pluming sprays of mid pink foaming flowers paling with age. 1.75m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Filipendula vulgaris 'Multiplex'
'Double dropwort' (Rosaceae) Dense heads of many small double white flowers in mid summer. Dropwort prefers a drier soil than most other types of meadowsweet. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Fiscaria verna 'Brazen Hussy'
Syn. Ranunculus ficaria 'Lesser celandine (Ranunculaceae) A most striking and desirable form of a small wildflower of grassy damp woodland margins. The golden yellow buttercup-like flowers shine out above the near black leaves in early spring. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   10.5cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Fish  Blood and Bone
() Balanced slow release organic fertiliser for feeding most plants. Apply quite sparingly, mixed through the soil at planting or as a top dressing to the soil on established plants. Wash hands after use. (NPK: 3-9-3)
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   500g   -   £1.25
______________________________________________________
Foeniculum vulgare 'Purpureum'*
'Bronze fennel' (Apiaceae) Tall herbaceous perennial with bronzed foliage & yellow umbel flowers in summer. Use the leaves & feeds to impart aniseed flavour to fish dishes & fish sauces. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Strawberry 'Cambridge Favourite'
'Strawberry' (Rosaceae) Very old and popular variety with an excellent flavour. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Fruit&Veg   9cm   -   £1.50
______________________________________________________
Strawberry 'Elsanta'
'Strawberry' (Rosaceae) This variety is commonly grown commercially for it's good flavoured long lasting fruits and disease resistance. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Fruit&Veg   9cm   -   £1.50
______________________________________________________
Strawberry 'Florence'
'Strawberry' (Rosaceae) Modern variety with good flavoured firm fruit and excellent disease resistance. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Fruit&Veg   9cm   -   £1.50
______________________________________________________
Strawberry 'Hapil'
'Strawberry' (Rosaceae) Modern variety with glossy fruit and with more drought tolerance than most. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Fruit&Veg   9cm   -   £1.50
______________________________________________________
Strawberry 'Honeoye'
'Strawberry' (Rosaceae) Early fruiting modern variety with good flavoured shiny fruits. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Fruit&Veg   9cm   -   £1.50
______________________________________________________
Fragaria x ananassa Red Ruby
'Red-flowered strawberry' (Rosaceae) An unusual new ornamental strawberry variety, large ruby red flowers instead of the normal unremarkable white. Will also produce tasty fruits in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Francoa sonchifolia 'Pink Giant'~
'Bridal wreath' (Saxifragaceae) Tough Chilean perennial with a basal rosette of dark flushed leaves from which come slender wands with masses of densely packed pink flowers with darker stripes to each petal in mid-late summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Francoa sonchifolia Rogerson's Form
(Saxifragaceae) A dark flowered form with tall wands of rosy-purple flowers with a darker blotch to each petal in midsummer and good autumn colour. A beautiful adaptable plant. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Fritillaria meleagris
'Snakeshead fritillary' (Liliaceae) Many peoples' favourite native flower it needs little introduction. Large chequered Smokey purple or white nodding oval flowers in spring. Will self-seed and naturalise readily in a rich damp meadow situation. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Bulb   10.5cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia 'Blackie'
(Onagraceae) Bushy upright bedding variety with back-swept rosy red petals and a semi-double purple-black corolla. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia 'Cascade'
(Onagraceae) Trailing basket Fuchsia with single rose-purple flowers with white sepals all summer. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia 'Dark Eyes'
(Onagraceae) Trailing bedding variety. Fat flowers, deep glossy red sepals and a double frilled rich purple corolla. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia 'Genii'~
(Onagraceae) Compact bushy hardy Fuchsia whose golden leaves and red shoots contrast sharply with the dumpy purple and red flowers. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia 'Icy Pink'
(Onagraceae) New upright bedding variety. Back swept glossy red sepals and a broad double corolla, pale pink staining out to a deep pink margin. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia 'Riccartonii'~
'Wild Fuchsia' (Onagraceae) Justifiably the most common hardy Fuchsia. Rather rounded scarlet sepals, dark purple narrow corolla. Excellent & very frost hardy deciduous shrub, good for coastal hedging. Dumpier flowers than F. magellanica. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia 'Snowcap'
(Onagraceae) Upright bushy Fuchsia for summer bedding. All summer long produces an abundance of flowers with a balerina red calyx and a broad double white corolla flushing pink at the base. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia 'Swingtime'
(Onagraceae) Trailing bedding variety. Fat flowers, Rosy red sepals and a double palest pink corolla. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia 'Tom West'~
(Onagraceae) Strikingly variegated tropical-looking hardy fuchsia with a wider-than-high growth habit. Slightly glossy and fleshy pink and cream leaves flushed red when very young. Classic purple & red Fuchsia flowers all summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia 'Whiteknights Blush'~
(Onagraceae) A fine large growing hardy magellanica hybrid. Pale and rosy pink flowers all summer, bright green deciduous foliage. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia magellanica
(Onagraceae) The common 'Wild Fuchsia', tough vigorous deciduous shrub which produces an endless succession of graceful slender hanging blooms of purple & red, beloved of many pollinators. Fine hedging plant in coastal districts. Prune hard in early spring. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia magellanica
(Onagraceae) The common 'Wild Fuchsia', tough vigorous deciduous shrub which produces an endless succession of graceful slender hanging blooms of purple & red, beloved of many pollinators. Fine hedging plant in coastal districts. Prune hard in early spring. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia magellanica 'Lady Bacon'*~
(Onagraceae) Semi-dwarf, very hardy deciduous Fuchsia with small leaves and striking slender flowers with a white calyx and a plumy pink corolla produced all summer. A really good little plant & apparently hardier than plain old F. magellanica. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia magellanica 'Lady Bacon'~
(Onagraceae) Semi-dwarf, very hardy deciduous Fuchsia with small leaves and striking slender flowers with a white calyx and a plumy pink corolla produced all summer. A really good little plant & apparently hardier than plain old F. magellanica. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia magellanica 'Versicolor'*~
(Onagraceae) Quite compact growth and striking deciduous foliage of cream and pink shades from red shoots. Has the typical red and purple slender hanging Fuchsia flowers. Looks good when planted with blue flowers. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   1L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia magellanica 'Versicolor'~
(Onagraceae) Quite compact growth and striking deciduous foliage of cream and pink shades from red shoots. Has the typical red and purple slender hanging Fuchsia flowers. Looks good when planted with blue flowers. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia magellanica 'Versicolor'~
(Onagraceae) Quite compact growth and striking deciduous foliage of cream and pink shades from red shoots. Has the typical red and purple slender hanging Fuchsia flowers. Looks good when planted with blue flowers. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   4L   -   £9.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia microphylla*
(Onagraceae) A dwarf rather un-fuchsia-like Central American variety, small rounded leaves & masses of delightful small dark red-pink flowers from midsummer to early autumn on a dense bushy plant. Hardier than you'd think, but mulch in winter to protect roots in cold districts. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia microphylla Cally Form*~
(Onagraceae) A dwarf rather un-fuchsia-like Central American variety, small rounded leaves & masses of delightful small pale pink flowers from midsummer to early autumn on a dense bushy plant. Hardier than you'd think, but mulch in winter to protect roots in cold districts. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia microphylla Cally Form*
(Onagraceae) A dwarf rather un-fuchsia-like Central American variety, small rounded leaves & masses of delightful small pale pink flowers from midsummer to early autumn on a dense bushy plant. Hardier than you'd think, but mulch in winter to protect roots in cold districts. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Fuchsia procumbens~
'Creeping fuchsia' (Onagraceae) Unusual tender dwarf creeper found between the rocks near the high-tide mark in the north of New Zealand. Mottled wiry stems & small greenish-yellow & red flowers with fully back-swept sepals & bright blue pollen all summer. 2cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Gaillardia Mesa Bright Bicolor
'Blanket flower' (Asteraceae) Clump forming herbacous perennial. A compact form with yellow and red daisies in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Gaillardia Mesa Red
'Blanket flower' (Asteraceae) Clump forming herbacous perennial. A compact form with deep red daisies in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Gaillardia Mesa Red*~
'Blanket flower' (Asteraceae) Clump forming herbacous perennial. A compact form with deep red daisies in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Galtonia candicans~
Syn. Ornithogalum c. (Asparagaceae) Late summer flowering South African bulb. Tall Spikes of large white pendent, bell shaped flowers in late summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bulb   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Garden Lime
() Use to counteract the extreme acidity of local soils to better suit lime-loving plants like brassicas. Scatter thinly on soil surface then work in before planting if possible, topdress annually where not.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   500g   -   £1.00
______________________________________________________
Garrya elliptica
'Silk tassel bush' (Garryaceae) Evergreen shrub from coastal California. Deep green rounded leaves and silky narrow hanging catkins in late winter and spring. Grown as both a free-standing and a wall shrub. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   1L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Gaultheria nummularioides~
(Ericaceae) Small leaved evergreen suckering shrub from the Himalayas with small black fruits. At first slow to establish but soon making a thick flat groundcover. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Gaultheria procumbens
'Wintergreen' (Ericaceae) Short slowly spreading Eastern American shrub with lovely glossy evergreen leaves colouring red in the autumn. White flowers followed by edible red fruit with a root beer-like taste. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Gazania 'Blackberry Ripple'~
(Asteraceae) South African half hardy perennial. White felted narrow leaves and large daisies all summer which are cream with a dark purple broad stripe down the centre of each petal, with an orange ring at the base and a yellow middle to the flower. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10.5cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Gazania Daybreak Tiger Mixed
(Asteraceae) Bright and bold large star-like striped daisies in vivid neon colours on short stems above deep green leaves. Grown sometimes as an alternative to Livingstone daisies where the sun is less intense as the flowers don't fold up in the shade so readily. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   D6   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Gazania Kiss Series
(Asteraceae) Bright and bold large star-like daisies in vivid neon colours on short stems above deep green leaves. Grown sometimes as an alternative to Livingstone daisies where the sun is less intense as the flowers don't fold up in the shade so readily. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   D6   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Genista pilosa 'Vancouver Gold'
'Silkyleaf brooom' (Fabaceae) A useful & very attractive plant. A dwarf creeping broom forming a very dense mat covered in golden yellow pea flowers in early summer. Great for trailing over a wall. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Gentiana saxosa
(Gentianaceae) Spectacular & floriferous short evergreen short-lived perennial inhabiting the coastal sands & rocks around Stewart Island south of New Zealand. Makes a lustrous tight dark green mat smothered by open white flowers in summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.25
______________________________________________________
Gentiana septemfida
'crested gentian' (Gentianaceae) Lovely easy alpine gentian forming low domes of leafy stems, rich blue tubular flowers itricately patterned inside borne freely in summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Gentiana septemfida
'crested gentian' (Gentianaceae) Lovely easy alpine gentian forming low domes of leafy stems, rich blue tubular flowers itricately patterned inside borne freely in summer. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Anne Thomson'~
(Geraniaceae) Similar to but more compact than the well known 'Ann Folkard', with deeply cut golden young foliage on a sprawling plant. Magenta-purple dark-veined flowers in mid summer. A good groundcover bred on Orkney. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Anne Thomson'~
(Geraniaceae) Similar to but more compact than the well known 'Ann Folkard', with deeply cut golden young foliage on a sprawling plant. Magenta-purple dark-veined flowers in mid summer. A good groundcover bred on Orkney. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Elke'
(Geraniaceae) Purple-pink petals with darker veins & a distinctive paler edge to the flowers produced liberally all summer above spreading deeply cut dark green foliage. An excellent new G. sanguineum hybrid. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Ivan'~
(Geraniaceae) (G. psilostemon x endressii) A great new hybrid with the striking dark magenta-purple flowers with dark veins. Similar to, but shorter and more compact than G. psilostemon. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Ivan'
(Geraniaceae) (G. psilostemon x endressii) A great new hybrid with the striking dark magenta-purple flowers with dark veins. Similar to, but shorter and more compact than G. psilostemon. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Jean Armour'
(Geraniaceae) (G. traversii x G. x oxonianum) Semi-evergreen groundcover with attractive slightly felty foliage. Pale rose-pink flowers with darker veins & a paler centre produced from May until autumn. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Lakwijk Star'
(Geraniaceae) A creeping herbaceous perennial. A hybrid of the very tough G. wlassovianum, with ddep purple flowers with darker veins in summer and slightly felted leaves with good autumn colour. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Orion'
(Geraniaceae) A long summer flowering season with large dark veined blue flowers with pale centres. Deeply cut leaves. Better than 'Johnson's Blue'. When massed it can be used as an effective groundcover. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Orion'
(Geraniaceae) A long summer flowering season with large dark veined blue flowers with pale centres. Deeply cut leaves. Better than 'Johnson's Blue'. When massed it can be used as an effective groundcover. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Pink Penny'
(Geraniaceae) Like the excellent Rozanne, this new variety is a seedling from Geranium wallichianum 'Buxton's Variety'. Low mounding habit, slightly mottled leaves and deep mauve pink flowers with dark pencil line veins all summer long. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium (Cinereum Group) 'Lawrence Flatman'
(Geraniaceae) Neat small clump-forming perennial with masses of pale pink flowers heavily and intricately stencilled red-purple produced continuously for most of the summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium dalmaticum~
(Geraniaceae) Dense low cushions of evergreen glossy lobed leaves showing tints of orange & red in the summer, clear pink flowers above on short stems. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Geranium himalayense 'Plenum'
Syn. G. h. 'Birch Double' (Geraniaceae) A shortish clump-forming herbaceous perennial producing a succession of double lavender-blue flowers above low, leafy domes in early-mid summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geranium macrorrhizum 'Czakor'
(Geraniaceae) Excellent groundcover for difficult places with aromatic foliage & dark magenta-purple flowers accompanied by dark sepals in late spring and early summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium macrorrhizum 'Czakor'~
(Geraniaceae) Excellent groundcover for difficult places with aromatic foliage & dark magenta-purple flowers accompanied by dark sepals in late spring and early summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium macrorrhizum 'Pindus'
(Geraniaceae) Semi-evergreen sturdy Greek perennial good for groundcover. Smaller growing than normal forms of the species. Deep rosy pink flowers and red stamens and seed pods in summer.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geranium macrorrhizum 'White-Ness'
(Geraniaceae) A fairly recent introduction from Greece, notable for the pure white flowers with a smaller leaves & a more compact growth than many forms. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium nodosum
(Geraniaceae) Low growing perennial that thrives in dry shade. Glossy fresh mid green semi-evergreen leaves & continuous small lilac flowers with dark veins from late spring to autumn. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium orientalitibeticum~
(Geraniaceae) Small but quite vigorous groundcover with attractive marbled foliage & pink flowers with a paler centre in the summer. Gently rambles around. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Orkney Cherry'~
'= 'Bremerry'' (Geraniaceae) Low growing semi-evergreen perennial. Bronze-flushed foliage and masses of small vibrant pink flowers from early to late summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.50
______________________________________________________
Geranium 'Orkney Cherry'
'= 'Bremerry'' (Geraniaceae) Low growing semi-evergreen perennial. Bronze-flushed foliage and masses of small vibrant pink flowers from early to late summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium palmatum
(Geraniaceae) A Madeiran Cranesbill to add that tropical feel to the garden. Definitely an architectural plant, large leaves on succulent rigid petioles arising from a central rosette. Monocarpic, so collect some seed or dead-head before seed-set to keep it alive. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Geranium phaeum 'Margaret Wilson'
'The mourning widow' (Geraniaceae) Striking new selection with magenta flowers in early summer & pale green foliage with cream variegated veins netting the leaves. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium pratense 'Mrs. Kendal Clark'
(Geraniaceae) Deeply divided leaves develop good autumn colour. Distinctive & beautiful pale violet-blue flowers netted with pearly paler blue veins for many weeks in summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geranium psilostemon 'Bressingham Flair'
(Geraniaceae) Selection of a popular and reliable clump forming mid summer flowering species. In this form the flowers are slightly paler shade of magenta-pink than the normal, better highlighting the dark veins and eye. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geranium Rozanne
Syn. G. Jolly Bee (Geraniaceae) An excellent perennial, neat mounding habit with blue flowers with large white centres all summer long amongst mottled foliage. (G. himalayense x G. wallichianum 'Buxton's Variety'). 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium Rozanne
Syn. G. Jolly Bee (Geraniaceae) An excellent perennial, neat mounding habit with blue flowers with large white centres all summer long amongst mottled foliage. (G. himalayense x G. wallichianum 'Buxton's Variety'). 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium sanguineum 'Album'
(Geraniaceae) Pure white flowers all summer long above dark green finely divided foliage, with a more upright habit than most forms of G. sanguineum. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium sanguineum 'Album'~
(Geraniaceae) Pure white flowers all summer long above dark green finely divided foliage, with a more upright habit than most forms of G. sanguineum. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium sanguineum 'John Elsey'
(Geraniaceae) Broard petaled deep carmine-pink flowers with darker veins all summer. Making a neat mound as wide as high of deep green finely cut foliage. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium sanguineum 'Max Frei'
(Geraniaceae) Neat mounds with masses of deep magenta flowers throughout the summer, has the further advantage of good autumn colour. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium sanguineum 'Max Frei'
(Geraniaceae) Neat mounds with masses of deep magenta flowers throughout the summer, has the further advantage of good autumn colour. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium sanguineum var. striatum
'Lancastrian bloody cranesbill' (Geraniaceae) A very showy tough creeping perennial with masses of pale pink flowers with crimson veins all summer. Native to coastal dunes in NW England 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium sessiliflorum ssp. novae-zelandiae 'Nigricans'
(Geraniaceae) Small Antipodean alpine perennial that forms dense flat rosettes of chocolate brown foliage in which nestle white flowers from late spring to late summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Geranium sylvaticum 'Album'
'White wood cranesbill' (Geraniaceae) A valuable early flowering clump-forming hardy Geranium. Fingered leaves & white flowers in late spring repeating in mid-late summer if cut back. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium sylvaticum 'Amy Doncaster'
'Wood cranesbill' (Geraniaceae) A valuable early flowering clump-forming hardy Geranium. A newer selection similar to 'Mayflower', quite upright growth with blue flowers with a large white eye in early summer. Cut back after flowering for a second flush in July-August. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Geranium x oxonianum 'Lace Time'
(Geraniaceae) Sturdy clump-forming herbaceous perennial. Near white flowers beautifully stenciled deep pink in early-mid summer 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geum 'Bell Bank'
(Rosaceae) Compact mounding herbaceous perennial with semi-double flattened rosy red flowers from late spring to mid summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geum 'Bell Bank'
(Rosaceae) Compact mounding herbaceous perennial with semi-double flattened rosy red flowers from late spring to mid summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geum 'Lionel Cox'
(Rosaceae) Large open creamy yellow flowers with slightly wavy margins from early to mid summer. A lovely small perennial for near the front of a bed. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Geum 'Poco'
(Rosaceae) Compact modern hybrid derived from the old favourite 'Lemon Drops'. Golden apricot flowers with a coppery orange tint inside, primrose outside, red stems and buds in late spring and early summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Geum 'Prinses Juliana'
(Rosaceae) Vigorous long flowering stout cultivar with big semi-double orange flowers in late spring & early summer. Named for Juliana of the Netherlands, who was Queen from 1948 to 1980 when she, like here daughter, abdicated. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geum 'Red Wings'
(Rosaceae) Frilly semi-double deep red quite large flowers freely produced from late spring to mid summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geum 'Red Wings'
(Rosaceae) Frilly semi-double deep red quite large flowers freely produced from late spring to mid summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Geum montanum
'Alpine avens' (Rosaceae) Alpine with glossy green compact foliage & large slightly cupped yellow flowers in late spring & early summer on short stems, followed by tenacious feathery seed heads that are beautiful in the morning dew. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Glechoma hederacea 'Variegata' (Nepeta)
Syn. Nepeta (Lamiaceae) Hardy perennial trailing plant, great for brightening-up hanging baskets in dark corners. Grown for the long hanging stems of ivory and palest green variegated small rounded scented leaves. Has tiny sky blue flowers. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Glumicalyx flanaganii
(Scrophulariaceae) Small South African evergreen woody perennial. Dense clusters of narrow white tubed flowers with red faces in mid summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Grevillea juniperina~
(Proteaceae) Bushy wider than high evergreen shrub with needle-like bright green foliage and distinctive, in this form attractive clusters of rosy red and cream flowers from late winter to late spring and with a few appearing in summer too. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Grevillea juniperina 'Pink Lady'*~
(Proteaceae) Rare Australian shrub. Flat & wide growing, evergreen needle mid-green leaves with distinctive pale pink flowers mostly in early spring but with some year round. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Grevillea rosmarinifolia*
(Proteaceae) Bright healthy green needle-leaved evergreen shrub, eventually wider than high with loads of distinctive rosy red flowers, predominantly from late winter to late spring, but it seems to always have some flowers. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Grevillea victoriae~
'Royal grevillea' (Proteaceae) Looking completely un-like the familiar needle-leafed Grevilleas, instead an upright bushy shrub with 10cm long narrow elliptic silvery evergreen leaves. Orange-red glandulous flowers in pendulous heads in autumn, winter and spring. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Griselinia littoralis*
'Papauma' / 'Kapuka' (Griseliniaceae) Lush apple-green leaves on strong fast growing plants. Makes an excellent quick growing and uniform evergreen hedge on all but the most exposed of coasts. If left un-clipped it can make a large spreading tree. 3m/10m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Griselinia littoralis*~
'Papauma' / 'Kapuka' (Griseliniaceae) Lush apple-green leaves on strong fast growing plants. Makes an excellent quick growing and uniform evergreen hedge on all but the most exposed of coasts. If left un-clipped it can make a large spreading tree. 3m/10m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Griselinia littoralis 'Brodick Gold'*
(Griseliniaceae) A variegated Griselinia, with a large pale cream splash in the middle of the leaf & an apple-green margin. Large evergreen shrub much used in West Coast gardens. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Griselinia littoralis 'Brodick Gold'*~
(Griseliniaceae) A variegated Griselinia, with a large pale cream splash in the middle of the leaf & an apple-green margin. Large evergreen shrub much used in West Coast gardens. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Gunnera cordifolia
'Mud-leaf' (Gunneraceae) The sole Tasmanian Gunnera, a dwarf creeping bog plant. Bright emerald green flat pressed rossetes with bright red fruits on short spikes in late summer and autumn on female plants. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Gunnera magellanica
(Gunneraceae) Dwarf foliage plant from southern Chile, Tierra del Fuego & the Falkland Islands. Mat forming evergreen with dark green kidney shaped leaves. Easily grown in damp soils, an interesting companion to the giant species. A dioecious species, these are male plants. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Gunnera manicata
'Giant rhubarb' (Gunneraceae) Enormous rough rhubarb-like leaves up to 1.5m across upon prickly stems. Well known & very imposing, no respectable sized pond is without it. Feed well to encourage gargantuan proportions. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   5L   -   £10.50
______________________________________________________
Gunnera monoica
(Gunneraceae) One of the smallest-leaved Gunneras. It grows almost completely flat to the ground, with rounded dark leaves & hidden white fruits on very short spikes below the leaves. Fine dense goundcover for very dark and damp places. 3cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Gunnera prorepens
Syn. G. flavida hort. (Gunneraceae) A dense evergreen mat of dark bronzy foliage covered in minute downy hairs. Striking showy red berries on short spikes in late summer & autumn. A diminutive Kiwi cousin of the more familiar giant G. manicata. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Gypsophila cerastioides
(Caryophyllaceae) Neat small Himalayan plant forming a tight mat of soft hoary pale green leaves with short white, pink-veined flowers all summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Gypsophila repens 'Rosea'
(Caryophyllaceae) Dense mats of greyish foliage sending out a profusion of small rose-pink flowers in an airy 8" high hummock in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Gypsophila repens 'Rosea'
(Caryophyllaceae) Dense mats of greyish foliage sending out a profusion of small rose-pink flowers in an airy 8" high hummock in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Hanging Basket 12" Wire
() The classic wire frame hanging basket, this 12"diameter version is a smaller size and good for tighter situations.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £2.75
______________________________________________________
Hanging Basket 14" Wire
() The classic wire frame hanging basket, the 14"diameter is the "normal" size.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Hanging Basket 14in Woven Willow
() A 14" (35cm) diameter woven dark stemmed willow sided hanging basket with an integral plastic liner.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Hanging Basket Bracket 15"
() Black plastic coated steel bracket for 12"/14" diameter hanging baskets, supplied with 2 stainless steel screws and quality rawl plugs.
Cultural preferences:
HZ (0)
Sundry   -   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Hanging Basket Plants Eye Candy
(Solanaceae) Six plants in a pack of various varieties to give some added zing to your baskets on a cool pink theme (Calibrachoa, Verbena and Surfina Petunia). 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Hanging Basket Plants Hot and Spicy
() Six plants in a pack of various varieties to give some added zing to your baskets on a bold red and yellow theme (Calibrachoa, Pelargonium 'Vancouver Centennial and Lysimachia nummularia 'Aurea'). 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Hanging Basket Plants Mixed*
() Six plants in a pack for the indecisive gardener, a quick and convenient selection for planters and hanging baskets. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Hanging Basket Plants Tropical Punch
() Six plants in a pack of various varieties to give some added zing to your baskets on a bold red and pink theme. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Hatiora rosea Dark Flower*
'Easter Cactus' (Cactaceae) Quite small and compact growing epiphytic cactus. Slightly greyed green flat stems with a dark edge and clusters of rosy red flowers on the tips in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
House   1L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Hebe 'Great Orme'*~
(Plantaginaceae) Long spikes of long lasting deep pink flowers gradually fading to white in late summer & early autumn. A lovely large cultivar, deservedly popular & very free flowering, often compared to a Buddleja by our customers & popular with butterflies. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hebe 'Great Orme'
(Plantaginaceae) Long spikes of long lasting deep pink flowers gradually fading to white in late summer & early autumn. A lovely large cultivar, deservedly popular & very free flowering, often compared to a Buddleja by our customers & popular with butterflies. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hebe 'Silver Dollar'~
(Plantaginaceae) Colourful dwarf shrub with pink flowers & foliage that changes colours throughout the course of the year, at it's most striking in late winter when reds & pinks flush through the cream & grey-greens. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hebe 'Wiri Mist'*~
(Plantaginaceae) Great cultivar with neat compact rounded habit, good mid green foliage & a reliable smothering of tight white flowers in early summer, top plant. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Hebe 'Wiri Mist'
(Plantaginaceae) Great cultivar with neat compact rounded habit, good mid green foliage & a reliable smothering of tight white flowers in early summer, top plant. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hebe 'Wiri Mist'*
(Plantaginaceae) Great cultivar with neat compact rounded habit, good mid green foliage & a reliable smothering of tight white flowers in early summer, top plant. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hebe macrantha*
(Plantaginaceae) Large pure white flowers in summer clustered around the tops of the stout stems, thick rounded toothed leaves. Tolerant of rather damper conditions than other Hebes. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Hebe ochracea 'James Stirling'
(Plantaginaceae) A whipcord Hebe with mid green conifer-like foliage giving a orange glow in winter. Forming a depressed mound of rich foliage with white flowers in mid summer, it is easily accommodated in any rock garden. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Hebe odora 'Nana'
(Plantaginaceae) Compact ball of evergreen, rich, slightly glossy, mid green box tree-like foliage. Older plants have white flowers in mid summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.25
______________________________________________________
Hebe pinguifolia 'Pagei'~
(Plantaginaceae) Glaucous-grey leaves and white flowers in late spring and early summer. Use as a groundcover, particularly good for softening the tops of retaining walls and edges of beds. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Hebe pinguifolia 'Pagei'~
(Plantaginaceae) Glaucous-grey leaves and white flowers in late spring and early summer. Use as a groundcover, particularly good for softening the tops of retaining walls and edges of beds. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hebe stenophylla 'White Lady'*~
Syn. H. parviflora var. angustifolia 'W.L.' (Plantaginaceae) A very good large shrub with attractive very narrow leaves that will reliably put on a good show in mid-late summer of hundreds of neat tight narrow spears of white flowers. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hebe venustula 'Patricia Davies'*
(Plantaginaceae) Makes a tight dome of small glossy dark green foliage, on older plants in June these disappear behind more soft magenta-pink flowers than could ever be counted, quite stunning. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Hedera helix Gold Variegated
'Ivy' (Araliaceae) Evergreen self clinging climber ideal for growing in planters too. Golden-cream variegated foliage. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bedding   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Hedychium densiflorum~
(Zingiberaceae) Hardy Himalayan ginger lily with a tropical look. Tall slender stems with narrow are topped by dense heads fragrant orange or yellow flowers in late summer. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Helenium autumnale Red Shades~
'Sneezeweed' (Asteraceae) Dark red daisy flowers in late summer and autumn on tall upright stems. Clump-forming herbaceous perennial. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Helianthemum 'Ben Ledi'*
'Rock rose' (Cistaceae) Sprawling woody alpine with cherry red flat Cistus-like flowers all summer long. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Helianthemum 'Ben Ledi'
'Rock rose' (Cistaceae) Sprawling woody alpine with cherry red flat Cistus-like flowers all summer long. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Helianthemum 'Ben More'
'Rock rose' (Cistaceae) Sprawling woody alpine allied to Cistus with rich warm orange flowers with darker centres all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Helianthemum 'Jubilee'
'Rock rose' (Cistaceae) Sprawling woody rockery plant with frilly double lemon yellow flowers in early to mid summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Helichrysum italicum ssp. serotinum~
'Curry plant' (Asteraceae) Highly aromatic evergreen intensely silver shrub with creamy yellow 'petal'-less flowers. As you might expect a small amount of the leaves will impart a curry-like flavour to dishes. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Helichrysum italicum ssp. serotinum
'Curry plant' (Asteraceae) Highly aromatic evergreen intensely silver shrub with creamy yellow 'petal'-less flowers. As you might expect a small amount of the leaves will impart a curry-like flavour to dishes. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Herb   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Helichrysum microphyllum
'Dwarf Curry Plant' (Asteraceae) Trailing half hardy perennial grown exclusively for the felty small round silver-grey leaves on white stems. Lovely hanging froma basket, the silver-white foliage contrasting with dark blue Lobelia 'Saphire' 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Helichrysum petiolare 'Limelight'
Syn. H. p. 'Aureum' (Asteraceae) Trailing basket plant with round woolly bright lime green leaves and insignificant flowers, a fine foil for dark flowers like blue Lobelia or red Petunia. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Helleborus argutifolius
'Corsican hellebore' (Ranunculaceae) Clump forming evergreen perennial. Lovely leathery prickly edged leaves with matt pale green blooms in late winter & spring. Protect hellebores from wind to keep them looking their best. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Helleborus x hybridus Zodiac Group
Syn. H. orientalis hort. (Ranunculaceae) Variously coloured flowers varying from matt purple to white flowers heavily spotted with purple in spring above leathery leaves. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Hemerocallis 'Cosmic Hummingbird'
'Day Lily' (Asphodelaceae) Herbaceous perennial with 9cm flowers in an unusual warm peach tone with a maroon ring in the throat & a delicate scent in ealry summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   4L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Hemerocallis 'Custard Candy'~
'Day lilly' (Asphodelaceae) Large scented egg custard yellow flowers in mid summer, complete with a darker margin like a skin forming and around the centre some raspberry jam. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Hepatica nobilis
'liverleaf' (Ranunculaceae) Spring flowering clump forming woodland perennial with rich deep blue flowers. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   8cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Hepatica transsilvanica~
Syn. H. angulosa (Ranunculaceae) Small early spring flowering perennial with rich blue flowers from the home of Count Dracula. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £4.25
______________________________________________________
Hesperantha coccinea 'Major'~
Syn. Schizostylis c. (Iridaceae) Hardy South African Iris relative with large, open bright crimson star-shaped flowers in late summer & autumn. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Hesperantha coccinea 'Major'~
Syn. Schizostylis c. (Iridaceae) Hardy South African Iris relative with large, open bright crimson star-shaped flowers in late summer & autumn. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Hesperantha coccinea 'Sunrise'~
Syn. Schizostylis c. (Iridaceae) Hardy late flowering South African iris relative with large star-shaped rich deep pink flowers glowing in the autumn twilight. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Hesperantha coccinea 'Wilfred H. Bryant'~
Syn. Schizostylis c. 'Pink Princess' (Iridaceae) Hardy South African Iris relative with palest pink large star-shaped flowers in late summer & autumn. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Heuchera micrantha var. diversifolia 'Palace Purple'*
(Saxifragaceae) Year-round deep purple leaves & sprays of small white blooms in mid summer. Popular tough perennial for difficult shady corners 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Hosta 'Big Daddy' (sieboldiana hybrid)~
(Asparagaceae) Pale mauve flowers in early summer. Architectural big dinner plate like glaucous-blue puckered Leaves. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Hosta 'Brim Cup'~
(Asparagaceae) Compact clumps of cupped sage green leaves with broad cream margins and pale lavender flowers in mid summer 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Hosta 'Frances Williams' (sieboldiana)~
(Asparagaceae) Large grey-green glaucous leaves with a beige-yellow margin, white flowers. An old cultivar originating as a sport of H. sieboldiana var. elegans it is still one of the best of the now innumerable varieties of Hosta. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.75
______________________________________________________
Hosta 'Halcyon' (Tardiana Group)~
(Asparagaceae) Small variety with outstanding glaucous-blue quite narrow leaves, deep lavender flowers in mid summer. Reputed to be more mollusc resistant. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Hosta 'Halcyon' (Tardiana Group)
(Asparagaceae) Small variety with outstanding glaucous-blue quite narrow leaves, deep lavender flowers in mid summer. Reputed to be more mollusc resistant. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Hosta 'June' (Tardiana Group)
(Asparagaceae) A most lovely small Hosta, pointed heart shaped leaves with a powdered matt texture, an irregular grey-green margin & a distinctive but hard to tie-down pale yellowy green centre. Deep magenta-lavender flowers on 40cm stalks in mid summer. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Hosta 'Wide Brim'
(Asparagaceae) As the name suggests this Hosta has a wide margin of creamy variegation on the leaf, the centre of the leaf is a glaucous blue-green. Lavender flowers in early summer. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Hosta fortunei var. aureomarginata
(Asparagaceae) Strong leaves edged with yellow the colour lasting well into autumn. Lilac flowers in mid summer. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Hosta minor
'Kirin-giboshi' (Asparagaceae) An unexpectedly dwarf Hosta. Tidy glossy green leaves forming good small groundcover . Many surprisingly large hanging deep mauve flowers with little white markings in the throat in mid summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £3.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea 'Preziosa'
(Hydrangeaceae) Smaller leaved serrata hybrid with red-flushed young growth and autumn colour. Magenta-purple or purple-pink small rounded mophead flowers in mid summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea anomala ssp. petiolaris
(Hydrangeaceae) Bears many cream flowers in summer & has good autumn colour. Previous visitors to the nursery may recall the large specimen on the end of the house. Climbs by adventitious roots the same as ivy so doesn't need tying in. 10m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea anomala ssp. petiolaris 'Miranda'
(Hydrangeaceae) A variegated form of the popular deciduous climbing hydrangea. Pale green leaves with a creamy white rim, turning yellow in autumn. White lace-cap type flowers in mid summer. A slow growing self-clinging climber. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Climber   3L   -   £9.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea aspera Villosa Group~
(Hydrangeaceae) Rare & desirable shrub with lovely dark furry foliage and unusual blue lacecap type flowers in mid summer. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Ami Pasquier'~
(Hydrangeaceae) Hortensia (mophead) variety with rich purplish-red sterile flowers in mid summer add lime to turn rosy red. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Goliath'~
(Hydrangeaceae) As you might expect from the name this is a large growing vigorous & big flowered mophead with rich purple-blue bracts (in acid soil) in mid summer. Younger plants don't flower much, but establish plants put on a great show. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Goliath'
(Hydrangeaceae) As you might expect from the name this is a large growing vigorous & big flowered mophead with rich purple-blue bracts (in acid soil) in mid summer. Younger plants don't flower much, but establish plants put on a great show. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Mariesii Grandiflora'~
Syn. H. m. 'White Wave (Hydrangeaceae) Large white lacecap flowers in mid-late summer. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Mariesii Perfecta'~
Syn. H. m. 'Blue Wave' (Hydrangeaceae) One of the best 'Lacecap' type with a fluffy centre of true flowers & a ruff of the larger sterile bracts. The blue colouring of the flowers is most intense in acidic soils. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea macrophylla Blue Mophead
(Hydrangeaceae) Easily grown shrub with blue (in acid soils) ball flowers in mid summer. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea macrophylla Blue Mophead~
(Hydrangeaceae) Easily grown shrub with blue (in acid soils) ball flowers in mid summer. 1.25m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea paniculata 'Grandiflora'~
(Hydrangeaceae) Deciduous shrub producing large 20-30cm high dense panicles (cones) of bracts, first cream, then white & finally pinkish in mid to late summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea paniculata 'Wim's Red'*
(Hydrangeaceae) Large deciduous shrub with cone-shaped flowers in summer, first emerging cramy-green, ageing to cream with pink edges and finally turning a rich wine red. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea serrata 'Bluebird'
(Hydrangeaceae) Quite small leaved form often flushing red & with good autumn colour. Masses of small magenta-blue (pink in limey soil) lacecap flowers in mid-late summer, darker true flowers in the cenre with paler bracts around the edge. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Hydrangea serrata 'Bluebird'
(Hydrangeaceae) Quite small leaved form often flushing red & with good autumn colour. Masses of small magenta-blue (pink in limey soil) lacecap flowers in mid-late summer, darker true flowers in the cenre with paler bracts around the edge. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Hypericum Magical Grace
'Tutsan' (Hypericaceae) Compact hybrid with bright yellow flowers in summer accompanied and followed by jolly coral pink berries. Good autumn colour. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Hypericum Magical Grace~
'Tutsan' (Hypericaceae) Compact hybrid with bright yellow flowers in summer accompanied and followed by jolly coral pink berries. Good autumn colour. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Hyssopus officinalis
'Hyssop' (Lamiaceae) A very decorative herb often used as an edging plant. Deep blue flowers in summer which attract bees. The leaves have many culinary uses. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Iberis sempervirens 'Snowflake'
(Brassicaceae) An established rockery favourite, shrubby evergreen fresh green foliage set with flattened heads of white flowers in spring. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Ilex aquifolium 'Myrtifolia'~
'Myrtle leaved holly' (Aquifoliaceae) Dense bushy small, slow growing evergreen tree. This male holly has shorter, narrow deep green prickly leaves and small white flowers in late spring. Given plenty of time and shelter from the sea it will make a lovely thick hedge. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Ilex x meserveae Blue Angel~
'Blue holly' (Aquifoliaceae) Female holly with compact habit, dark purple stems & flatter less spiny leaves than wild holy. A male plant is not supposed to be required for the purple-red berries to form for this variety, though we haven't tested this. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Incarvillea delavayi 'Snowtop'*
Syn. I. d. 'Alba' (Bignoniaceae) Clump forming small herbaceous perennial. Very large white flowers with yellow throats in late spring & early summer above deeply cut bright green leaves. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1L DEEP   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Inula hookeri
(Asteraceae) Most desirable medium-sized clump-forming herbaceous perennial with furry mid green foliage & spidery-petaled yellow daisies in late summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Inula magnifica
(Asteraceae) An imposing perennial, broad, rough foliage & large bright yellow flowers in mid summer, reminiscent of slender petaled sunflowers. Not eaten by deer, sheep or cows! 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   4L Deep   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Iris 'Broadleigh Rose'
(Iridaceae) A Pacific Coast Hybrid Iris. A tough evergreen that dislikes very wet soil. It forms a clump of rich green narrow leaves and in April and May it produces a succession of dusky rose flowers with broad yelllow centres with intricate veining on short stems. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Iris chrysographes black-flowered
(Iridaceae) Ever popular elegant Siberian type with very dark velvety indigo-violet, effectively black, flowers with a few gold highlights in early summer. Looks good in front of light or silver foliage. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Iris ensata 'Kumo-no-obi'
(Iridaceae) Purple flowers with small yellow highlights in the centre in June-July, falls are narrower, more separated & drooping than in many ensata cultivars. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Iris ensata 'Pink Frost'
(Iridaceae) Laevigate iris for bog garden and pond margin. Broad blush pink petals with yellow highlights in early summer. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Iris japonica 'Variegata'~
(Iridaceae) Striking glossy evergreen leaves with creamy-white vertical stripes. Though shy flowering the section Lophiris are almost unrivalled in their beauty & intricacy by other types. The flowers are palest blue with lilac & yellow markings. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Iris sibirica 'Flight of Butterflies'
(Iridaceae) Dainty iris with grassy foliage producing loads of small flowers with white falls margined & heavily veined mid blue with blue standards in May-June. A very distinctive variety. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Iris sibirica 'Mountain Lake'
(Iridaceae) Shorter growing Siberian iris with violet blue flowers with white highlights in the throat in late May and early June. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Iris sibirica 'Snowcrest'
(Iridaceae) White flowered Siberian Iris. White standards and rounded falls with prominent yellow throats in June. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Iris x robusta 'Gerald Darby'
(Iridaceae) Unique American hybrid, the spring foliage comes through in shades of purple, blue & green. Flowers are slender pale violet-blue grading through white then yellow towards the centre in late June & July. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Juniperus communis 'Repanda'
'Juniper' (Cupressaceae) Creeping groundcovering form of one of only three native conifers, the others being Scots pine & English yew. Densely packed sharp tipped green needles with a silver-white stomatal band. Has purple berries for pheasant roasters & gin distillers. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Conifer   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Juniperus squamata 'Blue Carpet'
(Cupressaceae) Invaluable groundcover for those difficult banks, tolerant of lots of abuse it will make a dense thick mat of silvery evergreen needle clad foliage. Quite slow to establish but rapid & efficient once it has settled in. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Conifer   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Juniperus squamata 'Blue Carpet'~
(Cupressaceae) Invaluable groundcover for those difficult banks, tolerant of lots of abuse it will make a dense thick mat of silvery evergreen needle clad foliage. Quite slow to establish but rapid & efficient once it has settled in. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Conifer   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Kalanchoe pumila*
'Dwarf kalanchoe' (Crassulaceae) Madagascan succulent with matt silver-grey wavy toothed foliage and attractive pink flowers in early summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
House   10.5cm   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Kirengeshoma palmata~
(Hydrangeaceae) Sprays of cool yellow shuttlecock shaped flowers are produced in August & September, nodding above the bright green palmate leaves. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.75
______________________________________________________
Kniphofia 'Fiery Fred'
(Xanthorrheaceae) Compact clump-forming perennial. Glowing greenish to orange pokers in mid-late summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Kniphofia 'Nancy's Red'~
(Xanthorrheaceae) A fine cultivar producing cylindrical spikes of universally coral red flowers in late summer & early autumn. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Kniphofia 'Nancy's Red'
(Xanthorrheaceae) A fine cultivar producing cylindrical spikes of universally coral red flowers in late summer & early autumn. 75cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Kniphofia 'Scorched Corn'
(Xanthorrheaceae) A well named cultivar with flower spikes like freshly husked corn-on-the-cob thrown on to the BBQ. Large late flowering clump-forming evergreen perennial red hot poker. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Lamprocapnos spectabilis
Syn. Dicentra s. 'Dutchman's breeches' (Papaveraceae) Large, bushy perennial with light green leaves & long strings incredibly structured deep rose-pink & white 'Lady in the bath' flowers in late spring. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Lathyrus latifolius 'White Pearl'
'Perennial / Everlasting Pea' (Fabaceae) Deciduous perennial climbing ornamental pea. Soft winged pale green leafy stems and masses of tight white flowers with rounded petals in mid summer. Climbs via tendrils. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Climber   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Sweet Pea Cupid Pink
'Sweet Pea' (Fabaceae) Compact dwarf climbing or trailing annual with masses of sweetly scented pink and white pea flowers in summer. This variety can be grown to trail from hanging baskets or over tubs on balconies an patios. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10.5cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Sweet Pea High Scent
'Sweet Pea' (Fabaceae) Climbing annual good for cutting with creamy white flowers with violet edges, strongly sweet scented pea flowers in summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10.5cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Lathyrus odoratus Spencer Cultivars
'Sweet Pea' (Fabaceae) Popular old fashioned climbing sweet peas with good fragrance and bold colours of pink, white red and lavender. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   9cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Laurus nobilis~
'Bay tree' (Lauraceae) Evergreen shrub or small tree whose glossy rich dark green leaves are used in bouquet garni, stews, etc. Dark green leaves, small yellowish-white flowers in summer followed by black berries. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   1L   -   £4.25
______________________________________________________
Laurus nobilis~
'Bay tree' (Lauraceae) Evergreen shrub or small tree whose glossy rich dark green leaves are used in bouquet garni, stews, etc. Dark green leaves, small yellowish-white flowers in summer followed by black berries. 5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Lavandula 'Devonshire Compact'
'Lavender' (Lamiaceae) Nice neat grey-leaved short bushy hybrid lavender with large heads of rich purple flowers topped by mauve ears all summer. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Lavandula 'Devonshire Compact'~
'Lavender' (Lamiaceae) Nice neat grey-leaved short bushy hybrid lavender with large heads of rich purple flowers topped by mauve ears all summer. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Herb   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Lavandula 'Helmsdale'*~
'Hybrid French lavander helmsdale' (Lamiaceae) New hardy variety making an upright medium-sized bush with masses of dark navy purple flowers all summer. In-spite of being named after a Caithness town it was bred in Invercargill, New Zealand! 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Lavandula 'Silver Mist'~
'Lavender' (Lamiaceae) Very hardy and resiliant English lavender with Intense silver furry evergreen foliage and mid blue flowers in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Herb   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Lavandula angustifolia*
'English Lavender' (Lamiaceae) Bushy plants with slightly greyed aromatic foliage & rich blue flowers all summer. Prune in spring & in the West of Scotland give excellent drainage to ensue winter survival. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Herb   2L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Lavandula angustifolia 'Blue River'
'English lavender' (Lamiaceae) Deep blue-purple flowers over scented greyed foliage in summer. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote'
'English lavender' (Lamiaceae) Perhaps the best known variety, bushy plants with slightly greyed aromatic foliage & rich blue flowers all summer. Prune brutally in spring & in the West of Scotland give excellent drainage to ensue winter survival. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   8cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote'~
'English lavender' (Lamiaceae) Perhaps the best known variety, bushy plants with slightly greyed aromatic foliage & rich blue flowers all summer. Prune brutally in spring & in the West of Scotland give excellent drainage to ensue winter survival. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Lavandula angustifolia 'Munstead'
'Dwarf munsted lavender' (Lamiaceae) Compact variety of English lavender with violet-blue flower spikes. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Herb   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Lavandula stoechas ssp. stoechas f. rosea 'Kew Red'
'French Lavender' (Lamiaceae) Compact form with palest rosy eared inflorescens of carmine-red flowers in summer. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Lavatera trimestris Twin Hot Pink
(Malvaceae) Dwarf annual variety. Fleshy foliage, a short bushy habit and big satiny pink mallow flowers. An excellent centrepiece to a large planter. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   6CP   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Lavatera x clementii 'Barnsley Baby'~
'Tree mallow' (Malvaceae) A shorter growing form of a popular pale pink flushed white flowered shrub mallow. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Lavatera x clementii 'Rosea'~
(Malvaceae) Upright floriferous large rosy pink flowered vigorous shrub. Flowers for several months from mid summer. prune back in early spring, if planted in an exposed situation also reduce the crown in late autumn to lessen wind rock and tearing of branches. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Leontopodium nivale ssp. alpinum
'Edelweiss' (Asteraceae) The European edelweiss is a alpine with hairy silvery foliage & densely woolly white flowers in late spring and early summer. Swiss and Austrian suitors would give an edelweiss flower to their intended as a token of their dedication as it often grows in high, rocky and inaccessible places. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Leontopodium nivale ssp. alpinum~
'Edelweiss' (Asteraceae) The European edelweiss is a alpine with hairy silvery foliage & densely woolly white flowers in late spring and early summer. Swiss and Austrian suitors would give an edelweiss flower to their intended as a token of their dedication as it often grows in high, rocky and inaccessible places. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   11.5cm   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Leptinella pyrethrifolia BR14
Syn. Cotula p. (Asteraceae) Creeping perennial with deeply cut bright green foliage with red stems & conspicuous cream pom-pom flowers. Very adaptable, grows on exposed stable screes & on soggy river banks in the wild. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black'~
Syn. Cotula s. (Asteraceae) Flat thick mat of interestingly coloured ferny foliage, purple-black overall with hints of pea green at the tip. Good groundcover, tolerant of foot traffic it is well suited to gaps between pavers. 3cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Leptinella traillii*
Syn. Cotula t. (Asteraceae) Pincushion-like creamy-yellow flowers small dense mid green deeply lobbed leaves. Excellent tight groundcover for the rock garden or just about anywhere else, grows right down into the sea in the wild. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Leptospermum grandiflorum~
(Myrtaceae) Large erect shrub or small tree with striking silver eucalypt-scented leaves & many attractive white flowers in summer. The grey vertically peeling bark of mature specimens is also particularly fine. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Leptospermum scoparium 'Martinii'*
'Red manuka' / 'Red tea tree' (Myrtaceae) Vigorous evergreen large bush with small narrow dark leaves with grey silky hairs & masses of two-tone 2cm flowers, emerging pink & darkening red produced in early summer. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Leptospermum scoparium var. scoparium
'Tea tree' (Myrtaceae) This is the Tasmanian form, it has a broader leaf than the more familiar New Zealand forms, dark shiny green with a sharp tip & masses of comparatively large white flowers smother the plant. From damp coastal habitats. Vigorous, tough & showy. 2.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Leucanthemum 'Sunshine Peach'
'Shasta daisy' (Asteraceae) Half hardy short slightly shrubby perennial with finely cut grey foliage and large slightly peach tinted creamy yellow daisies all summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Real Neat'
'Shasta Daisy' (Asteraceae) New compact and distinctive form of an old favourite. A dense double row of long narrow white trumpets in a ring around the normal yellow dome in the centre in mid summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Sonnenschein'~
'[Sunshine]' (Asteraceae) Easy and reliable perennial with large primrose yellow single daisies. Held on stout upright stems in mid summer. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Leucanthemum x superbum 'T.E. Killin'~
'Shasta daisy' (Asteraceae) Large white daisies with a ruff of short petals at the base of the ray florets where they meet the yellow central boss. Held on stout upright stems in mid summer. 80cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Rainbow'
'Rainbow fetterbush' (Ericaceae) Quite slow growing evergreen suckering ericaceous shrub, it is grown for the effect of large blocks of the colourfully random splashed foliage. Has white Pieris-like flowers in late spring. 1.4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Levisticum officinale
'Lovage' (Apiaceae) An imposing deciduous perennial herb whose seeds & leaves are used in stocks & soups. Strong celery-like flavour, yellow flowers. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Lewisia cotyledon Elsie Mix
(Montiaceae) Popular semi-succulent alpine. Bright neon flowers in a variety of colours, this new variety is notable for repeat flowering throughout the summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Lewisia cotyledon Elsie Mix
(Montiaceae) Popular semi-succulent alpine. Bright neon flowers in a variety of colours, this new variety is notable for repeat flowering throughout the summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Liatris spicata 'Kobold'
'Button Snakewort' (Asteraceae) [Goblin] Compact growing clump-forming perennial with grassy foliage and upright dense spikes of bluish-purple flowers in late summer and autumn beloved by bees and butterflies. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Libertia grandiflora stoloniferous*
'Tukauki' / 'Mikoikoi' (Iridaceae) A form which spreads well by shallow runners & has many white flowers who's stamens give a fluffy look, well distributed over a spike clear of the dark foliage. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Libertia ixioides 'Tricolor'~
'Tukauki' / 'Mikoikoi' (Iridaceae) Forms a neat evergreen rosette of striking foliage, each leaf is bronzy with a pale midrib. White flowers are produced amongst the foliage & the orangey seed heads persist for about a year. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Ligularia 'Britt Marie Crawford'
(Asteraceae) Excellent form of a popular large bog perennial. Big heads of large golden daisies above beetroot foliage. Flowering in mid summer. Stronger foliage colour than L. dentata 'Othello'. 1.3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   3L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Ligularia 'Zepter'
(Asteraceae) Bold architectural plant for a bog garden. Clump-forming herbaceous perennial with bright green rounded leaves and lots of tall spires festoned with golden yellow flowers in mid summer. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Lilium 'Bamako'~
(Liliaceae) An Oriental Hybrid lily with sweetly scented, slightly ruffled soft pink infused white flowers in mid summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Bulb   3L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Lilium mackliniae robust habit
'Manipur lily' (Liliaceae) Beautiful Himalayan lily with slender tall stems topped by several pendant pale pink bell flowers in May and June. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bulb   1L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Lilium nepalense~
(Liliaceae) Rather special lily with huge drooping flowers with petals the colour of chocolate limes, curling back at the tips with the inner half of the inside dark maroon, produced in late summer. Stoloniferous & stem-rooting. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Bulb   1L   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Lilium oxypetalum var. insigne
Syn. Nomocharis oxypetala (Liliaceae) Very classy quite rare dwarf lily, a bit reminiscent of a Nomocharis. The flowers are open bell-shaped, Smoky purple with heavy spotting inside in June. Not especially difficult and very beautiful. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Bulb   9cm   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Lilium wigginsii~
'Wiggins' lily' (Liliaceae) Rare lily fron Northern California. Turk's cap orange flowers covered in maroon spots in mid summer. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Bulb   9cm   -   £4.00
______________________________________________________
Linaria Fairy Bouquet Mix
(Plantaginaceae) Classically Cottage Garden annuals with a mixture of pastel shaded lilac, pink, white and purple mini snapdragon flowers on slender upright stems in summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   D12   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Lithodora diffusa 'Grace Ward'
'Purple gromwell' (Boraginaceae) Popular prostrate evergreen shrub great for hanging over walls in rockeries. Masses of small deep blue flowers are borne from late spring onwards amongst the dark foliage. Annual clipping of Lithodora will maintain a bushy, well clad habit. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Lithodora diffusa 'Heavenly Blue'
Syn. Lithospermum diffusum 'Purple gromwell' (Boraginaceae) Justly popular dwarf rockery shrub. Gentian-blue flowers for most of the year coming from spreading stems with small narrow hairy dark green leaves. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Lithodora diffusa 'Star'
Syn. Lithospermum diffusum 'Purple gromwell' (Boraginaceae) Sprawling habit & long flowering season as the perennially popular 'Heavenly Blue', differs in the star marked white flowers with a blue stripe down the centre of each of the five petals. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Lithodora diffusa 'Star'
Syn. Lithospermum diffusum 'Purple gromwell' (Boraginaceae) Sprawling habit & long flowering season as the perennially popular 'Heavenly Blue', differs in the star marked white flowers with a blue stripe down the centre of each of the five petals. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Lithodora diffusa 'Star'
Syn. Lithospermum diffusum 'Purple gromwell' (Boraginaceae) Sprawling habit & long flowering season as the perennially popular 'Heavenly Blue', differs in the star marked white flowers with a blue stripe down the centre of each of the five petals. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Lobelia 'Compton Pink'~
(Campanulaceae) Excellent new herbaceous perennial cultivar with upright spires of pink flowers in mid to late summer, pale on the faces of the open petals, deeper pink on the reverse. Fleshy green foliage. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Lobelia erinus 'Cambridge Blue'
'Upright Lobelia' (Campanulaceae) Upright bush bedding variety. Cambridge (pale) blue flowers. Use upright Lobelia as carpet bedding and for filling wee gaps in planters. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   D12   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Lobelia erinus 'Crimson Fountain'
'Trailing Lobelia' (Campanulaceae) Trailing bedding variety. Purple-red flowers. Trailing Lobelia are the quintessential hanging basket plants. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   D12   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Lobelia erinus 'Lilac Fountain'
'Trailing Lobelia' (Campanulaceae) Trailing bedding variety. Pale lilac flowers. Trailing Lobelia are the quintessential hanging basket plants. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   D12   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Lobelia erinus 'Rosamund'
'Upright Lobelia' (Campanulaceae) Upright bush bedding variety. Red-purple flowers with a white eye. Use upright Lobelia as carpet bedding and for filling wee gaps in planters. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   D12   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Lobelia erinus 'Sapphire'
'Upright Lobelia' (Campanulaceae) The most popular trailing bedding variety. Deep blue flowers with a white eye. Trailing Lobelia are the quintessential hanging basket plants. 12cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (10)
Bedding   D12   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Lobelia tupa~
(Campanulaceae) Downy light green leaves, tall spire-like stems carrying many conspicuous red flowers. Much admired & desirable Chilean perennial, it thrives in a sunny spot in the coastal garden. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.00
______________________________________________________
Lobelia Waterfall Blue Ice
(Campanulaceae) A really good vigorous trailing variety for pots and hanging baskets. Slightly hariy and faintly greyed foliage and masses of mid blue flowers with large white eyes all summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Lobelia Waterfall Lavender
(Campanulaceae) A really good vigorous trailing variety for pots and hanging baskets. Green foliage and masses of lavender blue flowers all summer. 20cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   10cm   -   £1.85
______________________________________________________
Lobelia x speciosa 'Dark Crusader'~
(Campanulaceae) Clump-forming herbaceous perennial. Beetroot purple foliage and deep scarlet flowers in mid to late summer. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Lobelia x speciosa 'Hadspen Purple'
(Campanulaceae) Herbaceous perennial with green leaves and red-purple flowers on upright stems from mid summer to early autumn. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Alysum 'Snow Crystals' (Lobularia)
'Alyssum' (Brassicaceae) Dwarf sweetly honey scented carpet bedding with small white flowers by the hundred. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   D12   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Alyssum Easter Crystals Mixed (Lobularia)
'Alyssum' (Brassicaceae) Dwarf carpet bedding plant forming a flat mat of white or dusky pink very sweetly honey scented flowers. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   D12   -   £3.25
______________________________________________________
Lonicera elisae~
Syn. L. infundibulum var. rockii (Caprifoliaceae) Rare Chinese shrubby honeysuckle. Narrow tubed ivory-white sweetly scented flowers in late winter and spring on a twiggy deciduous bush, pinkish young growth on slightly hairy foliage that turns gold in the autumn. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Lonicera henryi
(Caprifoliaceae) Evergreen climbing honeysuckle. Pointed glossy green leaves, fawn-tan flowers with purplish backs in early summer. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Climber   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Lonicera x heckrottii 'Gold Flame'
'Honeysuckle' (Caprifoliaceae) Deciduous twining stems climber. Sweetly scented flowers in whorls at the tips of shoots in mid-late summer; red-pink buds and backs to the flower tubes opening to golden orange. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Climber   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Lupinus 'The Governor'
(Fabaceae) Clump forming herbaceous perennial. Striking bicolour lupin, marine blue keels, with a white flag in dense spires in early to mid summer. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Lupinus Gallery Blue~
(Fabaceae) Shorter growing strain of Lupin with striking spires of blue in early summer. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Lupinus x regalis Russell Group
'Lupine' (Fabaceae) Clump forming herbaceous perennial. Old cottage garden favourites orignally bred by George Russell in York in the early 20th century. Tall spires in early-mid summer in a mixture blue, white, red, pink or yellow flowers. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Lychnis alpina*
Syn. Silene suecica 'Alpine Campion (Caryophyllaceae) Native but rare alpine prefering damp stony places. Short perennial with plummy pink flowers in a cluster in mid summer. 15cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Lychnis flos-cuculi 'White Robin'
'White ragged robin' (Caryophyllaceae) A truly gorgeous tall white flowered form of a popular wild flower of marshy meadows. Deeply & raggedly incised white flowers contrasting with the dark stems in late May & June, cutting back after flowering may encourage a 2nd flush later. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £4.75
______________________________________________________
Lysimachia clethroides~
'Goose neck' (Myrsinaceae) Vigorous spreading, upright growing herbaceous perennial with pointed arching dense spikes of white flowers in mid-late summer. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Maianthemum canadense
'False lily-of-the-valley' (Asparagaceae) Vigorous unfussy creeping plants for shade. White foamy flowers on short spikes in spring. An invaluable plant that will readily colonise even the darkest corner. 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.50
______________________________________________________
Maianthemum racemosum Short Form
Syn. Smilacina r. 'False Solomon's seal' (Asparagaceae) Dumpy frothy ivory sweetly scented flower spikes in spring often followed by vivid red round fruits in late summer in good years. This form grows considerably shorter than the normal form. 40cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Perennial   3L   -   £6.75
______________________________________________________
Malotigena frantiskae-niederlovae
Syn. Delosperma congestum (Aizoaceae) An unpronounceable moderately hardy South African succulent with a neat dense habit, bright green fleshy foliage and masses of quite large bright yellow Livingstone daisy type flowers in late spring & early summer. 7cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.25
______________________________________________________
Mazus reptans~
(Phrymaceae) Vigorous creeping plant for damp rockeries with sky blue flowers with pretty marking in early summer. 5cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Alpine   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Meconopsis (Fertile Blue Group) 'Lingholm'~
Syn. M. x sheldonii (Papaveraceae) Good strong blue flowers on stout stems, about the easiest and most reliable of the perennial Himalayan blue poppies. Needs a sheltered site to protect the delicate leaves. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   9cm   -   £2.50
______________________________________________________
Meconopsis (Fertile Blue Group) 'Lingholm'~
Syn. M. x sheldonii (Papaveraceae) Good strong blue flowers on stout stems, about the easiest and most reliable of the perennial Himalayan blue poppies. Needs a sheltered site to protect the delicate leaves. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Meconopsis (Fertile Blue Group) 'Lingholm'*
Syn. M. x sheldonii (Papaveraceae) Good strong blue flowers on stout stems, about the easiest and most reliable of the perennial Himalayan blue poppies. Needs a sheltered site to protect the delicate leaves. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   2L   -   £6.50
______________________________________________________
Meconopsis betonicifolia~
'Himalayan blue poppy' (Papaveraceae) For those with shelter and an acid soil this blue poppy is a must. Furry bristled leaves with spikes of slightly cupped sky blue flowers in early summer. 70cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Meconopsis betonicifolia 'Hensol Violet'~
'Himalayan Blue Poppy' (Papaveraceae) Clump-forming herbaceous perennial. Furry bristled leaves with spikes of slightly cupped rich violet-blue flowers in May. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Meconopsis betonicifolia var. alba~
'White Himalayan Blue Poppy' (Papaveraceae) Clump-forming herbaceous perennial. Furry bristled leaves with spikes of slightly cupped bright white flowers in May-June. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Meconopsis cambrica 'Frances Perry'
'Orange Welsh Poppy' (Papaveraceae) Strong bright red-orange flowers in early summer, it sets far less viable seed than the normal yellow Welsh poppies. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Perennial   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Meconopsis napaulensis Hybrids~
(Papaveraceae) Monocarpic Himalayan poppies with a wide range of colours; bloody red, pink, yellow or white on tall spikes in mid summer above deeply cut leaves covered in cinnamon scales. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Melaleuca squamea*~
'Swamp paperbark' (Myrtaceae) Rarely encountered Tasmanian Leptospermum relative with pink or white pom-pom flowers in early summer and short dense green leaves on upright stems. Common in the wild in peat bogs, but it will also grow in drier ground. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   1L   -   £4.50
______________________________________________________
Melissa officinalis
'Lemon Balm' (Lamiaceae) Perennial culinary herb with strongly lemon scented leaves used in the flavouring of drinks, in salads, for potpourri etc. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   8cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Melissa officinalis 'Variegata'
'Variegated lemon balm' (Lamiaceae) A lemon scented perennial variegated leaves used to make a calming herbal tea. John Evelyn called it "sovereign for the brain, strengthening the memory and powerfully chasing away melancholy". 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Melissa officinalis 'Variegata'~
'Variegated lemon balm' (Lamiaceae) A lemon scented perennial variegated leaves used to make a calming herbal tea. John Evelyn called it "sovereign for the brain, strengthening the memory and powerfully chasing away melancholy". 10cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (4)
Herb   1L   -   £3.75
______________________________________________________
Mentha arvensis 'Banana'
'Banana mint' (Lamiaceae) A mint with an unmistakeably and unlikely banana flavour. Why not try in cocktails or in a lassi or milkshake. Slightly less vigourous and with pretty little lilac-pink flowers clustered in the laf axils running up the stems. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mentha requienii
'Corsican mint' (Lamiaceae) A most unlikely looking mint; tight creeping mats of powerfully peppermint scented leaves & tiny lilac purple flowers in summer. 1cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Alpine   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mentha spicata var. crispa~
'Curly mint' (Lamiaceae) Attractive dense heads of tiny lilac flowers in summer, decorative curly, crispy-edged leaves & a good flavour. 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mentha spicata var. crispa 'Moroccan'
'Moroccan mint' (Lamiaceae) Palest lilac flowers, green leaves used for mint teas, also a good mint for cooking with. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mentha suaveolens 'Variegata'~
'Pineapple mint' (Lamiaceae) Minty apple flavured leaves variegated pale green with a creamy-white margin, mauve flowers. 45cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mentha x piperita 'Strawberry'~
'Strawberry mint' (Lamiaceae) More compact with smaller leaves and with just a hint of strawberry flavour. Strawberry mint daiquiri: 1 sprig mint, a generous handful of pureed strawberries, double shot of rum, same of lime juice & splash of sugar syrup optionally freeze before serving. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mentha x piperita 'Swiss'
'Swiss mint' (Lamiaceae) Large leaved, strong flavoured mint. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   8cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mentha x piperita f. citrata 'Basil'~
'Basil mint' (Lamiaceae) Smooth and quite flat leaves with ornamental red-flushed stems. A distinctive minty basil flavour, good for making pesto, adding to a ragu or with a balsamic dressing. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mentha x piperita f. citrata 'Chocolate'
'Chocolate mint' (Lamiaceae) The plant from which After Eight Mints must be made; it's both minty & chocolaty! 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   8cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mentha x piperita f. citrata 'Chocolate'
'Chocolate mint' (Lamiaceae) The plant from which After Eight Mints must be made; it's both minty & chocolaty! 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mentha x piperita f. citrata 'Grapefruit'
'Grapefruit mint' (Lamiaceae) Robust mint with a slighlty citrus-mint flavour. Mauve pink flowers in mid-late summer. 35cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (3)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mentha x villosa var. alopecuroides
'Bowles mint / Apple mint' (Lamiaceae) Big mint with tall stems topped by lilac-pink flowers & woolly green foliage of excellent flavour. Good for mint sauce. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Mitraria coccinea 'Lake Caburgua'~
(Gesneriaceae) Chilean epiphytic climber or groundcover from temperate rainforest. This form produces long arching stems of glossy dark green leaves & vivid orange tubular flowers, it looks great growing out of a mossy tree or rotting stump or as groundcover . 50cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.50
______________________________________________________
Moraea alticola*
(Iridaceae) Rare Iris relative from the high Drakensburg of South Africa. Thick leathery narrow evergreen foliage clasped by intricate net-like covering towards the base. Large pale yellow-green iris-like flower with big drooping falls in early summer. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Bulb   9cm   -   £3.00
______________________________________________________
Mukdenia rossii
Syn. Aceriphyllum r. (Saxifragaceae) Woodland perennial with vivid green foliage with thick flower spikes rising above in late spring bearing densely clustered quite large white flowers with dark centres. 30cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Perennial   1.5L   -   £5.00
______________________________________________________
Myrrhis odorata
'Sweet ciciley' (Apiaceae) The leaves are a good sugar substitute in stewed fruit, they can also be used to perfume bath water. Decorative black seeds heads follow umbel white flowers. A vigorous spreading plant. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (5)
Herb   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Nassella tenuissima~
Syn. Stipa t. 'Mexican feather grass' (Poaceae) A most beautiful grass, a very fine glossy, feathery billowing tussock. Easy & tough, very drought tolerant. Unlike many American grasses it grows well in Western Scotland. 60cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (6)
Grass   9cm   -   £2.00
______________________________________________________
Nemesia Aroma Easter Bonnet
(Plantaginaceae) Compact upright bedding plant, great for pots. Scented snapdragon-like flowers in dense whorls, pale pink on top, white below and yellow in the centre. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Nemesia Aroma Rhubarb and Custard
(Plantaginaceae) Compact upright bedding plant, great for pots. Scented snapdragon-like flowers in dense whorls, purple-red on top and custard yellow below. 25cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Bedding   1L   -   £3.50
______________________________________________________
Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant'
(Lamiaceae) A catnip of strong constitution with pale lavender blue flowers all summer on upright stems above felty grey foliage. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.50
______________________________________________________
Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant'*
(Lamiaceae) A catnip of strong constitution with pale lavender blue flowers all summer on upright stems above felty grey foliage. 90cm
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Perennial   2L   -   £5.75
______________________________________________________
Olearia 'Henry Travers'
Syn. O. semidentata hort. (Asteraceae) A natural hybrid of O. chathamica & O. semidentata it is amongst the most desirable of shrubs for mild gardens. With large daisies of lilac with a deep magenta eye. Does best in cool exposed moist peaty sloping sites. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia 'Talbot de Malahide'
Syn. O. albida hort. (Asteraceae) An O.avicenniifolia hybrid with leaves that remind me of mature Holm Oak (Quercus cerris) though larger & with white daisy flowers in late summer. Good large evergreen shrub for coastal gardens or hedging. Named for an Irish Australasian plant enthusiast. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia albida
'Tanguru' (Asteraceae) Very popular in it's native New Zealand as hedging, though a bit too tender away from the western coasts in the UK. It is similar to O. paniculata, though bushier, with a flatter margined dusty pale green leaf, fawn-white beneath. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia angustifolia~
Syn. O. oprina 'Teteaweka' (Asteraceae) Exceedingly rare plant from the coast of Stewart Island. Glossy, stiff leaves green above & white below like O. 'Henry Travers'. Lilac-white daisies with a purple eye. Will only grow in cool, peaty, acid, wet & very windy gardens on & off the West Coast 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia arborescens
(Asteraceae) An excellent shrub for coastal situations. The foliage is similar to O. macrodonta, though not as rigid & with hardly any toothing. The sweetly fragrant flowers make a mass of white in late spring & early summer, among the first Kiwi species to flower. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia cheesemanii
Syn. O. rani hort. (Asteraceae) It would be too hard to find another plant that could reliably cover so much of it's self in flower. In early summer umbels of white daisies smother the plant. Narrow elliptic lanceolate slightly glopssy green evergreen leaves. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia cheesemanii*~
Syn. O. rani hort. (Asteraceae) It would be too hard to find another plant that could reliably cover so much of it's self in flower. In early summer umbels of white daisies smother the plant. Narrow elliptic lanceolate slightly glopssy green evergreen leaves. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia coriacea*~
(Asteraceae) Compact dwarf with upright branching, like a dwarf O. paniculata & replaces it in the wild at higher altitudes. Has stiff rounded pale green foliage with a slightly wavy margin. 1m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia lineata 'Dartonii'*~
Syn. O. virgata var. l. 'D.' (Asteraceae) Slender erect branches & very narrow pale pea green leaves, inconspicuous sweet smelling flowers in mid summer. Looks a bit like an upright evergreen willow, grows very rapidly & highly adaptable. Excellent for quick coastal shelter planting. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   1L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia lineata 'Dartonii'~
Syn. O. virgata var. l. 'D.' (Asteraceae) Slender erect branches & very narrow pale pea green leaves, inconspicuous sweet smelling flowers in mid summer. Looks a bit like an upright evergreen willow, grows very rapidly & highly adaptable. Excellent for quick coastal shelter planting. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   3L   -   £8.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia lineata 'Dartonii' x macrodonta 'Major'*~
(Asteraceae) A white flowered, narrow-leaved twiggy evergreen shrub, great for coastal gardens. A seedling we found in our Nursery between two of the best plants for shelter planting in exposed sites. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia macrodonta 'Major'~
'Arorangi' / 'New Zealand holly' (Asteraceae) Leathery grey-green leaves with wavy teeth on the margins. Masses of sweetly scented white daisies in June. We use this vigorous, tough plant more than any other for shelter planting by the sea. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia macrodonta 'Major'
'Arorangi' / 'New Zealand holly' (Asteraceae) Leathery grey-green leaves with wavy teeth on the margins. Masses of sweetly scented white daisies in June. We use this vigorous, tough plant more than any other for shelter planting by the sea. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia nummularifolia var. nummularifolia
(Asteraceae) Tough characterful shrub with thick stems clad in small mid green curled & keeled leaves. Lots of white almost individual daisy flowers in mid-late summer. Great for giving the look of an ancient in a large rockery, though quicker growing than it appears. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia nummularifolia var. nummularifolia*~
(Asteraceae) Tough characterful shrub with thick stems clad in small mid green curled & keeled leaves. Lots of white almost individual daisy flowers in mid-late summer. Great for giving the look of an ancient in a large rockery, though quicker growing than it appears. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia paniculata
'Akiraho' (Asteraceae) Popular in New Zealand for taller hedges in coastal districts, it has attractive mid green wavy leaves with a pale buff underside & a leathery texture. Attractive as a tree with smooth cinnamon bark which peels in long strips. 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia paniculata~
'Akiraho' (Asteraceae) Popular in New Zealand for taller hedges in coastal districts, it has attractive mid green wavy leaves with a pale buff underside & a leathery texture. Attractive as a tree with smooth cinnamon bark which peels in long strips. 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia phlogopappa 'Sawtooth'*~
(Asteraceae) Very distinct form with buff indumentum beneath the stiff sharply toothed leaves & vigorous upright shoots with pithy centres. Small white daisies with a purple tinted yellow eye. Introduced by us from a form growing on the south coast of Tasmania. 1.75m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia solandri
(Asteraceae) Compact small-leaved shrub with greenish-yellow shoots, white star-like flowers in autumn. Gives off a lovely atmosphere of marzipan scent when in flower & on cold winter days. From exposed coastal scrub in New Zealand. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia solandri*~
(Asteraceae) Compact small-leaved shrub with greenish-yellow shoots, white star-like flowers in autumn. Gives off a lovely atmosphere of marzipan scent when in flower & on cold winter days. From exposed coastal scrub in New Zealand. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia traversii~
'Chatham Island ake ake' (Asteraceae) One of the most wind tolerant trees or large shrubs on the planet. Rounded shiny green opposite leaves which are silver-white beneath. Fast growing, clips into a large hedge & can be grown in pure sand! In open structured soils cut-back fast-rowing upright shrubs after a year to firm them up To 6m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia traversii 'Tweedledum'~
(Asteraceae) A variegated form of one of the most wind tolerant trees or large shrubs on the planet. Rounded shiny green opposite leaves with a gold splash in the centre & silver-white underneath, which flutter aspen-like in the breeze. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia traversii 'Tweedledum'
(Asteraceae) A variegated form of one of the most wind tolerant trees or large shrubs on the planet. Rounded shiny green opposite leaves with a gold splash in the centre & silver-white underneath, which flutter aspen-like in the breeze. 4m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia traversii 'Variegata'
(Asteraceae) Upright evergreen coastal large shrub with irregular pale cream variegation. 3m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (9)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia virgata narrower leafed form*~
(Asteraceae) Upright wiry silky black stems with opposite axils baring clusters of three 2cm long oblanceolate olive green leaves silky silver below. Tiny lightly scented ivory flowers in late summer. Good dense screening plant. 2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.00
______________________________________________________
Olearia x capillaris*~
'(O. arborescens x O. quinquevulnera)' (Asteraceae) Small rounded leaves, white starry flowers in early-mid summer on older plants. Has a distinctive tight divaricating (like a roll of squashed chicken wire) habit which makes it great for a naturally thick small hedge. Most attractive in moderate exposure. 1.5m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (8)
Shrub   2L   -   £7.50
______________________________________________________
Olearia x matthewsii~
Syn. O. x mollis hort. (O. illicifolia x O. moschata) (Asteraceae) Wavy edged leaden-white leaves & white flowers, a splendid hybrid one of the toughest & best of all grey-leafed shrubs. True O. x mollis is a hybrid of O. ilicifolia & O. lacunosa, seen in the UK as O. x m. 'Zennorensis'. 1.2m
Cultural preferences:
HZ (7)