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Camellia ETR Carlyon (williamsii) 25.3.12

Added on 25 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Camellia.
Species: Camellia ETR Carlyon (williamsii).

A semi double white hardy camellia. Upright growing. This is the first flower out this year a whole month ahead ...

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Chionodoxa 23.3.12

Added on 24 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Chionodoxa.
Species: Chionodoxa.

Early Spring flowering bulbs. Blue, pink or white flowers.

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Fritillaria Mealagris mixed 23.3.12

Added on 26 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Fritillaria.
Species: Fritillaria Mealagris.

Easy to see why the common name is Snake's head fritillary. See the pale bud. The darker flowers are quite ...

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Galanthus Elwessi inside view 7.4.12

Added on 9 Apr, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Galanthus.
Species: Galanthus Elwessi.

Looking at the inside of the inner petals

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Galanthus Elwessi outside view 7.4.12

Added on 9 Apr, 2012 | 1 photo

Says on the label suitable for the terrace to -5deg. so not guaranteed to be frost hardy here in my garden will ...

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Pernettya mucronata 23.3.12

Added on 26 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Pernettya.
Species: Pernettya mucronata.

Lovely pink berries are hanging on as the flowers are starting to show signs of blooming. Spring flowers, autumn...

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Phylliopsis (x) Hillieri Sprite 22.5.12

Added on 22 May, 2012 | 2 photos

Species: Phylliopsis (x) Hillieri Sprite.

Easy to care for evergreen compact upright shrub. Small linear to oblong dark green leaves. Pale pink bell shape...

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Planted sink 12.4.12

Added on 12 Apr, 2012 | 1 photo

A sink planted with miniature plants.

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Saxifrage stolonifera Hime 20.3.12

Added on 21 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Species: Saxifrage stolonifera Hime.

Described as having white irregular flowers in Aug/September on pyramidal spikes. Ht/Spr 15cm x 30cm. The rounde...

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Tulipa kaufmanniana 'Showwinner' 8.3.12

Added on 11 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Tulipa.
Species: Tulipa kaufmanniana.

flowers April to May according to the packet but it is a welcome sight this early. Unmissable bright red flowers...

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Viburnum x burkwoodii buds 23.3.12

Added on 24 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum x burkwoodii.

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Viburnum x burkwoodii open flower head 23.3.12

Added on 24 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum x burkwoodii.

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Viburnum x burkwoodii shrub 23.3.12

Added on 24 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Viburnum.
Species: Viburnum x burkwoodii.

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Acer Green Globe 2

Added on 25 Apr, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Acer.
Species: Acer Green Globe.

I have posted a question on this plant.

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Achillea millefolium Pretty Belinda

Added on 23 Sep, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Achillea.
Species: Achillea millefolium.

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Achillea millefolium Terracotta

Added on 23 Sep, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Achillea.
Species: Achillea millefolium.

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Achillea SalmonBeauty

Added on 12 Jul, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Achillea.
Species: Achillea Salmon Beauty.

New plant this year. Achillea is a great filler plant and because it is tall stands out very well. HP. Pretty so...

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Allium Aflatunence Light Purple

Added on 7 Apr, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium Aflatunence.

Bought Swindon Garden Centre. Planted 8.12.09 under the pergola.

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Allium Aflatunence Purple Sensation

Added on 7 Apr, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium Aflatunence Purple Sensation.

Bought Focus Chippenham. Planted 8.12.09 under the Pergola.

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Allium albopilosum "Christophii"

Added on 7 Apr, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium albopilosum.

Bought Focus Chippenham Planted 8.12.09 under the pergola

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Allium caeruleum

Added on 7 Apr, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium caeruleum.

FromLeekes GC Melksham Planted 8.12.09 under blue daisy shrub north of red hot pokers

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Allium Christophii

Added on 25 Jul, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium christophii.

This flower head was 8" across when I took this photo on 3.7 2010. With all the rain we have had it has ope...

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Allium giganteum Gladiator

Added on 7 Apr, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium giganteum.

Bought from FocusChippenham.

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Allium Gladiator

Added on 7 Apr, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium Gladiator.

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Allium Ostrowskianum 'Rosy Bells'

Added on 23 Sep, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium ostrowskianum.

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Allium sphaerocephalon

Added on 7 Apr, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium sphaerocephalon.

The alliums are the small pink balls beside the pink lily

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Aloe aristata (Lace aloe)

Added on 31 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Aloe.
Species: Aloe aristata.

Commonly named the lace aloe because of the white raised areas on the leaf. South African plant usually used as ...

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Aloe cristata seed pod 2014

Added on 8 Aug, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Aloe.
Species: Aloe cristata.

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Amaryllis

Added on 17 Aug, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Hippeastrum.
Species: Hippeastrum papilio.

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Androsace septentrionalis

Added on 20 Apr, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Androsace.
Species: Androsace septentrionalis.

The smallest member of the primula family in my garden. I grew it from seed sown on 1.3.14, from the SRGC seed e...

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Anemone Coronaria 'De Caen' Sep 2011

Added on 9 Sep, 2011 | 2 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone coronaria.

I planted a lot of these this year and have decided to plant some more. The primary colours are a delight and ve...

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Anemone de Caen March 2011

Added on 9 Sep, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone de Caen.

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Anemone nemorosa Vestal

Added on 15 Apr, 2012 | 3 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone nemorosa.

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Anemone nemorosa Wilkes White

Added on 15 Apr, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone nemorosa.

Reliable herbaceous perennial with deeply palmate leaves emerging before the flowers. Part shade,moist soil pref...

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Anemone ranunculoides

Added on 15 Apr, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone ranunculoides.

A yellow anemone. Most unusual. Deep yellow flowers over attractive dissected foliage.

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Antirrhinum

Added on 26 Jun, 2011 | 2 photos

Genus: Antirrhinum.
Species: Antirrhinum.

Many years ago I sowed a packet of these antirrhinums and they have self sown their seeds ever since. If possibl...

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Antirrhum Intermediate mixed.

Added on 13 Jul, 2011 | 1 photo

Species: Antirrhum.

Seed sown in a cold frame 13.7.2011 for planting out in the spring. This is an old packet of seeds which should ...

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Aquilegia Nora Barlow

Added on 22 May, 2012 | 2 photos

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia Nora Barlow.

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Armeria maritima

Added on 18 May, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Armeria.
Species: Armeria maritma.

I will have to put this elsewhere because my lovely fishbox which i made and planted up at the Suntrap Garden Ba...

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Artichoke "Green Globe"

Added on 20 Mar, 2010 | 1 photo

Species: Artichoke "Green Globe".

Edible Perennial Thistle suitable for a herbaceous border.

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Astrantia major "Shaggy"

Added on 26 Jun, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Astrantia.
Species: Astrantia major.

Astrantia, Shaggy
Flowers June - August
Delightful delicate white flowers tinted with pink and green. Perfect...

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Astrantia major Rubra

Added on 26 Jun, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Astrantia.
Species: Astrantia major.

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Autumn crocus

Added on 7 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

This flowers without foliage in September and October. After the flowers die back there is no sign of it until t...

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Azalea or Rhodo

Added on 8 May, 2011 | 1 photo

I bought this and another azalea or rhodo from Woolworths when it shut a huge Superstore in Livingston about 20y...

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Brunnera Jack Frost

Added on 28 Nov, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Brunnera.
Species: Brunnera Jack Frost.

I love forget me nots so the Brunnera family are an added bonus because they are interesting for 12 months of th...

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Brunnera Macrophylla

Added on 29 Nov, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Brunnera.
Species: Brunnera macrophylla.

Vivid blue, forget me not flowers above spreading clumps of heart shaped, textured, mid green leaves look good i...

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Brunnera Macrophylla Variegata (name on the pot)

Added on 4 May, 2011 | 2 photos

I just had to rescue this poor plant from Dobbies yesterday. Having looked it up on the internet this may or may...

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Buddleia 'Sungold'

Added on 19 Oct, 2012 | 1 photo

Species: Buddleia 'Sungold'.

A well rooted cutting, a gift from Karensusan. Very late flowering. Little balls of golden flowers along the end...

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Buddleia Alternifolia

Added on 28 Jun, 2011 | 1 photo

Species: Buddleia Alternifolia.

A lovely waterfall of pale lilac flowers cascades down the sweeping branches.

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Bush Rose Queen Elizabeth

Added on 7 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Species: Bush Rose Queen Elizabeth.

A wonderful upright growing rose with good repeat flowering over a long period.

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cactus

Added on 31 May, 2010 | 1 photo

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cactus (2)

Added on 31 May, 2010 | 1 photo

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cactus (3)

Added on 31 May, 2010 | 1 photo

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Cactus 3 in a pot

Added on 18 Apr, 2012 | 1 photo

Species: Cactus.

Problem with one plant keeps keeling over.

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Cactus Collection No 1

Added on 18 Apr, 2012 | 1 photo

Species: Cactus..

I could not get all of them in to one picture.

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Cactus collection no 2

Added on 18 Apr, 2012 | 1 photo

Species: Cactus.

Her are the rest of my OH cactus

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Calendula (Pot Marigold) 28 8 2011

Added on 31 Aug, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Calendula.
Species: Calendula.

Self seeding caledula pop up in unexpected places to give a cheerful feel to the garden.

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Camellia Anticipation (x williamsii) AGM

Added on 10 Mar, 2013 | 1 photo

Evergreen. Spring flowering. deep pink full paeony type flowers. williamsii hybrids are the hardiest type of Cam...

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Cardiocrinum giganteum

Added on 29 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Cardiocrinum.
Species: Cardiocrinum giganteum.

Native to the Himalayas east to Myanmar (Burma) and China. Grows up to 3.5m. The original bulb develops offsho...

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Centaurea Macrocephela

Added on 15 Jul, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Centaurea.
Species: Centaurea Macrocephela.

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Chaenomeles japonica

Added on 27 Apr, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Chaenomeles.
Species: Chaenomeles japonica.

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Chaenomeles speciosa Moorloosei

Added on 27 Apr, 2011 | 1 photo

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Chaenomeles x specioas Lemon and Lime

Added on 27 Apr, 2011 | 1 photo

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Chaenomeles x speciosa Nivalis

Added on 27 Apr, 2011 | 1 photo

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chaenomeles x superba Crimson and Gold

Added on 27 Apr, 2011 | 1 photo

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Chiastofolium oppostitifolium

Added on 2 Jul, 2011 | 1 photo

Species: Chiastofolium oppostitifolium (syn C.simplicifolium).

bought 28 6 2011. Bright green rosettes of evergreen creeping succulent foliage. Shade or partial shade in moist...

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Chiastophyllum oppositifolium Frosted Jade

Added on 2 Jul, 2011 | 1 photo

Species: Chiastophyllum oppositifolium Frosted Jade.

Bought 28 6 2011. Variegated rosettes of succulent creeping foliage. It is evergreen and tinged pink in winter. ...

Chionodoxa

Added on 11 Jun, 2012 | 0 photos

Early Spring blue, pink or white flowers.

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Chionodoxa 'Luciliae Alba'

Added on 21 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Chionodoxa.
Species: Chionodoxa 'Luciliae Alba'.

Hardy, Clump forming, perennial. Needs well-drained soil in sun or light shade. The star shaped flowers appear...

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Added on 11 Jun, 2012 | 0 photos

Early Spring blue, pink or white flowers.

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Chionodoxa alba

Added on 21 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Species: Chionadoxa alba.

Chionodoxa alba 2014

Added on 21 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

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Clematis 'Blue Angel'

Added on 29 Nov, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis 'Blue Angel'.

Pretty pale blue flowers May and June and again in September. Needs to be pruned hard to knee height in early Ma...

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Clematis Grandiflora

Added on 9 Jun, 2010 | 1 photo

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Clematis Grandiflora with Rosa Mai Gold on the back wall.

Added on 9 Jun, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis Grandiflora and Rosa Mai Gold.

We cut the clematis back hard last year and expected to lose out on a lot of flowers this year but they are all ...

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Clematis Montana 'Elizabeth'

Added on 29 Nov, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis montana.

Scented pink flowers in May,June sometimes September. Vigorous climber 15'-20'

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Clematis Montana 'Marjorie'

Added on 29 Nov, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis montana.

Vigorous Montana grows 20' to 30'. Semi double cream - flushed pink, flowers in May and June with a se...

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Comparison of anemone leaves Blanda v Colourful version

Added on 24 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone leaves.

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Cosmos 'Double Click'

Added on 18 Apr, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Cosmos.
Species: Cosmos 'Double Click'.

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Seeds bought Dobbies Dunfermline 12.2.13
Sown 15.2.13
Germination > 12.4.13 cold greenhouse

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Crinodendron Hookerianum (Chilean Lantern Tree)

Added on 2 Jun, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Crinodendron.
Species: Crinodendron hookerianum.

The flowers are like big red cherries.

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Crocosmia Firejumper

Added on 16 Sep, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Crocosmia.
Species: Crocosmia Firejumper.

The yellow and orange stripe effect looks like leaping flames in a fire.

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Crocosmia Firejumper 16 9 2011

Added on 16 Sep, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Crocosmia.
Species: Crocosmia Firejumper.

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Crocosmia Lucifer

Added on 16 Sep, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Crocosmia.
Species: Crocosmia Lucifer.

I have difficulty growing this variety. I have tried it in variuos places and am still trying to find somewhere ...

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Crocosmia x crocosmifolia George Davison

Added on 9 Sep, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Crocosmia.
Species: Crocosmia x crocosmifolia 'George Davison'.

Pretty pure golden yellow flowers.

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Added on 23 Aug, 2017 | 0 photos

Genus: Crocus.
Species: Crocus kotschyanus.

15 cormlets from SRGC members sales table Dunblane Summer Meeting 19th August 2017. Autumn flowering leaves grow...

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Crocus Sativus bulbs

Added on 30 Oct, 2011 | 1 photo

Saffron Crocus planted island bed in front lawn 1.11.11.
Flw time Sept/Nov.
H. 4"

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Crocus speciosus

Added on 5 Nov, 2011 | 1 photo

Planted (15) bulbs 1.11.11. 3 Flower buds through 4.11.11.
Flowers September/November.
Height 4"

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Crocus speciosus 12.11.11

Added on 12 Nov, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Crocus.
Species: Crocus speciosus.

Blue petals with a darker blue stripe

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Cyclamen? Silverado White, Pink and Scarlet

Added on 7 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Cyclamen.
Species: Cyclamen.

Fragrant flowers in jewel bright colours. Autumn and Winter flowering.

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Cytissus battandeirii

Added on 8 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Species: Cytissus battandierii.

The Pineapple tree. No fruit but the flowers have a delicious pinapple scent. Rumoured to be a bit fragile outs...

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Daffodil Falconet AGM

Added on 14 Apr, 2015 | 1 photo

Species: Daffodil Falconet AGM.

Grown in a pot. Tazetta daffodil Division 8 Y/O. Lots of small yellow and orange flowers on each stem. 25-40cms...

Daphne calcicola 'Nanche'

Added on 23 May, 2018 | 0 photos

Genus: Daphne.
Species: daphne calcicola 'Nanche'.

Bought 1.4.16 from our speaker Ger van den Beuken. the plant has been outside until a month ago when I managed t...

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Dark leaved Anemone

Added on 24 Mar, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone.

Colourful leaves which are more rounded but more divided than the other anemone blanda in the garden. Intense bl...

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Added on 22 May, 2012 | 2 photos

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Added on 26 Jun, 2011 | 1 photo

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Dianthus

Added on 9 Jul, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Dianthus.
Species: Dianthus alpinus.

These small rockery plants are semi hardy semi evergreen perennials.

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Dianthus barbatus Sweet William

Added on 9 Jul, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Dianthus.
Species: Dianthus barbatus.

Self sown biennials just keep coming back to perfume the air on still warm days.

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Dianthus deltoides Flashing Light

Added on 9 Jul, 2011 | 2 photos

Genus: Dianthus.
Species: Dianthus deltoides.

Tiny bright dark red flowers above a cushion of strappy leaves make this very suitable for a sink unlike the min...

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Dianthus Kahori

Added on 18 Sep, 2011 | 1 photo

Species: Kahori.

This looks very like my Dianthus alpinus. According to the label it has been specially flown in from Japan.

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Dierama seedlings 12.4.12

Added on 12 Apr, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Dierama.
Species: Dierama mixed.

I bought this packet of seeds (20) at Gardening Scotland 2010 from Fir Trees Nursery. I put them in a safe place...