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Epimedium pinnatum ssp. colchicum

Added on 5 Apr, 2009 | 2 photos

Genus: Epimedium.
Species: Epimedium pinnatum.

Good leaf form and a super flower. another shady lady.

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Acanthus mollis

Added on 28 Jul, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Acanthus.
Species: Acanthus mollis.

Bought the seed from Kew so I suspect it is correctly labelled as A.mollis, though it looks a little like A.spin...

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Achillea ptarmica

Added on 27 Jun, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Achillea.
Species: Achillea ptarmica.

I have 'the pearl' a clean white flower.

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Aconitum

Added on 24 Feb, 2009 | 4 photos

Genus: Aconitum.
Species: Aconitum carmichaelii.

love this highly poisonous genus. have 2 different ones.

one is a paleblue A.carmichaelii. Ice Blue [shed bo...

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Aconitum 'Bressingham Spire'

Added on 22 Apr, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Aconitum.
Species: Aconitum 'Bressingham Spire'.

donated from divisions from big brother's garden, Slightly variegated leaf and deep blue flowers.

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Aconitum napellus

Added on 17 Jun, 2009 | 2 photos

Genus: Aconitum.
Species: Aconitum napellus.

a lovely rich bule that grows 5ft tall. excellent cut flower but very poisonous. ocassionally sets seed.

som...

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Aconitum nappelus vulgare albidium

Added on 22 Apr, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Aconitum.
Species: Aconitum nappelus vulgare albidium.

A white form from Plant Smart Sunderland £6.99 22.4.13

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Actaea

Added on 23 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Actaea.
Species: Actaea.

a lovely dark leafed form with beautiful white flower spike. A gift from J Dolling for looking after her hand ba...

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Actaea simplex 'Pink Spike'

Added on 15 Apr, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Actaea.
Species: Actaea simplex 'Pink Spike'.

bought 9.4.17 primrose bank York.

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Adenophora bulleyana

Added on 10 Jul, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Adenophora.
Species: Adenophora bulleyana.

grown from seed march 08 flowering now july 09. very small delicate looking flowers. rather disappointed as I ha...

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Adiantum pedatum

Added on 18 Jan, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Adiantum.
Species: Adiantum pedatum.

bought at the HPS meeting from Janet Dolling. planted march 2015 beside the conservatory.

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African violets

Added on 18 Oct, 2010 | 3 photos

I have been growing these for decades. In recent years happily propagating from leaf cuttings.
When I find nice...

Agapanths 'Inkspots'

Added on 17 Apr, 2011 | 0 photos

Species: Agapanths 'Inkspots'.

Bought to replace the ones I have lost in the winter. From Harrogate flower show. [3 for £10] from Steve Hickman.

Agapanthus 'Avalon'

Added on 30 Aug, 2011 | 0 photos

Genus: Agapanthus.
Species: Agapanthus 'Avalon'.

bought spring 2011. to replace the Agapanthus I lost in the winter 2010-2011.
planted in a small pot then into ...

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Agapanthus 'Indigo Dreams'

Added on 30 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Agapanthus.
Species: Agapanthus 'Indigo Dreams'.

A mid sized agapanthus with a lovely deep blue flower. Bought from Beverley Market £6.99. In a large tub on the ...

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Agapanthus 'Navy Blue'

Added on 24 Nov, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Agapanthus.
Species: Agapanthus 'Navy Blue'.

Bought in September 2014 from 'Emily's Sunderland'. My brother also got one as they were £6.99 ea...

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Agapanthus 'Tarka'

Added on 29 Aug, 2011 | 3 photos

Genus: Agapanthus.
Species: Agapanthus 'Tarka'.

a replacement in 2011 for the ones that I lost in the harsh winter. In a pot within a pot. it will go into the g...

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Agastache 'Apache sunset'

Added on 3 Sep, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Agastache.
Species: Agastache 'Apache sunset'.

Grown from seed 2006. 2010 the best year for growth and flower display.

Agastache anisata

Added on 3 Sep, 2010 | 0 photos

Genus: Agastache.
Species: Agastache anisata.

grown from seed 2007 and doing well 3 yrs on. Several dotted round the garden. bees love it.

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Ajuga

Added on 24 Feb, 2009 | 3 photos

excellent ground cover. i have multicolour, bronze beauty and tricolour.

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Alchemilla mollis

Added on 3 Apr, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Alchemilla.
Species: Alchemilla mollis.

good in semi shade, pretty foliage at any time but especially after the rain.
One planted into the old birch co...

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Allium 'purple sensation'

Added on 14 May, 2009 | 3 photos

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium 'purple sensation'.

in flower now 12th may. growing with A.aflatuense and A.cristophii. different heights and flowering times to ext...

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Allium aflatunense

Added on 14 May, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium aflatunense.

Flowering slightly later than purple sensation, but planted along side to continue the allium aspect.

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Allium cristophii

Added on 14 May, 2009 | 3 photos

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium cristophii.

also called the star of persia. have it in front of a dahlia and along side another two A. aflatuense and A ...

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Allium moly

Added on 8 Jun, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium moly.

these flower just as a small white one is going over.
spread well but such a lovely sunny yellow

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Allium paradoxum var. normale

Added on 23 Apr, 2010 | 2 photos

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium paradoxum.

Given as a gift when visiting a beautiful garden near Sinnington North Yorks.
gently growing where the wendy ho...

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Allium sphaerocephalon

Added on 2 Aug, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium sphaerocephalon.

planted with a range of other Alliums and is a lovely deep purple.

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Allium ursinum

Added on 11 May, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium ursinum.

a small cluster that is in a woodlandy bit where the silver birch used to be. Smell is 'interesting' b...

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Alstroemeria aurea

Added on 17 Jun, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Alstroemeria.
Species: Alstroemeria aurea.

a very vigorous plant that needs regular digging out to keep it in the place i want it to be.

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Amelanchier lamarckii

Added on 10 Apr, 2009 | 4 photos

Genus: Amelanchier.
Species: Amelanchier lamarckii.

a shrubby tree for all seasons. i grow C.jackmanii through it too.

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Anaphalis margaritacea (pearl everlasting)

Added on 20 Mar, 2009 | 3 photos

Genus: Anaphalis.
Species: Anaphalis margaritacea.

given by a friend for our silver wedding due to its silvery leaves. have found it better than expected.

Anchusa 'Lodden Royalist'

Added on 5 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Anchusa.
Species: Anchusa 'Lodden Royalist'.

Bought under orders by Victoria November 2015 from Parkers. 2 planted in the triangular bed, flowering beautiful...

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Andromeda polifolia 'Blue Ice'

Added on 22 Apr, 2013 | 2 photos

Genus: Andromeda.
Species: Andromeda polifolia.

impulse buy £5 from a discount garden outlet Leachmere est Sunderland. Needs ericaceous soil so probably into a ...

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Androsace carneum

Added on 15 Apr, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Androsace.
Species: Androsace carneum.

A pretty little alpine. 13.4.13 Beverley market £1.50.
Planted in Cactus planter.

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Anemone blanda

Added on 25 Mar, 2010 | 6 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone blanda.

Have these planted in all areas of the garden. Prefer the blue ones of these.

Anemone magellanica

Added on 29 Apr, 2013 | 0 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone magellanica.

A pretty pale lemon flower. a shady lady. Harlow Carr 28.4.13 £1.99

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Anemone nemerosa 'Viridis'

Added on 12 Apr, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone nemerosa 'Viridis'.

A weird green form of A. nemerosa.

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Anemone nemorosa (Windflower)

Added on 25 Mar, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone nemorosa.

This is from a hedge row that was going to be bulldozed the local farmer said i could help my self.

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Anemone ranunculoides

Added on 17 Apr, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone ranunculoides.

A wonderful yellow wood anenome to go under the lilac down by the conservatory. From Harrogate flower show 17.4....

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Anemone rivularis

Added on 15 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone rivularis.

9.4.17 Primrose bank York.
plan to plant under beech tree

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Anemone x hybrida 'Prince Henrich'

Added on 21 Aug, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone x hybrida.

A deep pink double flower form. Not as tall as some of the Jap anemones nor as vigorous. Grown it since 2007.

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Anemone x hybrida 'Queen Charlotte'

Added on 21 Aug, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone x hybrida.

a semi double pale pink hybrid form. took 5yrs to establish and now it is 'too happy'. inclined to run...

Anemone x hybrida 'September charm'

Added on 21 Aug, 2011 | 0 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone x hybrida.

Grown this for 15yrs and it took ages to establish. Now 2008 onwards it has to be kept in check as it runs a lit...

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Anemone x lipsiensis pallida

Added on 8 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone x lipsiensis pallida.

a pale lemon wood anemone. another shady lady. I have a lot of shade!

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Anemonella thalictroides

Added on 29 Apr, 2013 | 2 photos

Genus: Anemonella.
Species: Anemonella thalictroides.

A lovely white form. to go in a semi shady area. £5.50 from Harrogate fair 28.4.13

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Anemonella thalictroides 'Cameo'

Added on 3 Apr, 2010 | 2 photos

Genus: Anemonella.
Species: Anemonella thalictroides.

bought Feb 2010, for the shady part of the side drive. Very small and I hope I dont weed it out by mistake as I ...

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Anemonella thalictroides 'Charlotte'

Added on 15 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemonella.
Species: Anemonella thalictroides.

from Primrose bank 9.4.17 to be planted in the conservatory bed.

Anemonopsis macrophylla

Added on 5 Apr, 2013 | 0 photos

Species: Anemonopsis macrophylla.

Bought to go in the revamped conifer bed. it has some height according to the information that came with it. £5....

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Anthyllis vulneraria

Added on 2 May, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Anthyllis.
Species: Anthyllis vulneraria.

Chosen by Victoria at the Harrogate plant fair. 2.5.10 Dont know where it is going to go yet.

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Antirrhinum majus

Added on 12 Sep, 2009 | 4 photos

Genus: Antirrhinum.
Species: Antirrhinum majus.

have grown many over the years. I like the bronze leafed form 'silver lipstick'. I have loved these fr...

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Aquilegia

Added on 10 Mar, 2009 | 24 photos

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia sp.

i have many shades of pink and blue, some fully double like crinolines from the deepest rose pink to the palest ...

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Aquilegia 'Mrs Scott Ellis'

Added on 5 Jun, 2018 | 2 photos

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia 'Mrs Scott Ellis'.

This nice compact plant comes in a range of colours. planted in the revamped front wall border.

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Aquilegia 'spring magic white'

Added on 4 May, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia 'spring magic white'.

A small compact dwarf aquilegia that is flowering its socks off 5.4.11.

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Aquilegia chrysantha

Added on 29 May, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia chrysantha.

A tall beautiful yellow flower. the one I have grown from seed 2010 is shooting star.

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Arachnoides miqueliana

Added on 3 Feb, 2017 | 1 photo

Species: Arachnoides miqueliana.

A beautiful fern bought for £2 at HPS 2.2.17

Aralia cordata 'Sun King'

Added on 5 Apr, 2013 | 0 photos

Genus: Aralia.
Species: Aralia cordata 'Sun King'.

A yellowy leaf form that will help 'lift' a darkish corner of the garden. Happy in some shade too. £6....

Arenaria montana

Added on 6 Apr, 2012 | 0 photos

Genus: Arenaria.
Species: Arenaria montana.

bought 2.4.12 for the rockery. £2.50 from Pickering. white flowers.

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Arisaema costatum

Added on 29 Apr, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Arisaema.
Species: Arisaema costatum.

2 tubers for £5. Victoria's choice from the Harrogate Fair 28.4.13

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Arisaema speciosum

Added on 29 Apr, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Arisaema.
Species: Arisaema speciosum.

2 tubers for £5 from Harrogate plant fair 28.4.13
told fully hardy but the rhs books only gives it 2 stars. Vic...

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Arisarum proboscideum

Added on 16 Apr, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Arisarum.
Species: Arisarum proboscideum.

A lovely GoYer sent me this and it has produced its first mouse today [well i first noticed it]. An opening to l...

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Aristea eklonii

Added on 18 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Species: Aristea eklonii.

May be a mistake as it will need winter protection, but I was seduced by its pretty flowers. Gardener's wor...

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Armeria juniperifolia

Added on 29 Apr, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Armeria.
Species: Armeria juniperifolia.

a small thrift, chosen by Victoria. Harlow Carr 28.4.13

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Arum

Added on 29 Apr, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Arum.
Species: Arum maculatum.

A british native that grows wild in all shady bits of the garden.

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Aruncus aethusifolius

Added on 17 Jan, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Aruncus.
Species: Aruncus aethusifolius.

A lovely dwarf variety of goats beard. the autumn colour is wonderful

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Aruncus dioicus

Added on 23 Jul, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Aruncus.
Species: Aruncus dioicus.

New young plants bought july09 and put in the shed border as it is humus rich and surprisingly moist, despite th...

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Asarum europaeum

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Asarum.
Species: Asarum europaeum.

bought from Primrose Bank 9.4.17
a good shade ground cover plant.

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Asarum maximum

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Asarum.
Species: Asarum maximum.

Bought from primrose bank kexby 9.4.17.
for a shady place.

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Asarum splendens

Added on 11 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Asarum.
Species: Asarum splendens.

A heart shaped leaf that is similar to cyclamen. cost £4 at the rare plant fair.

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Asphodeline lutea (King's Spear)

Added on 8 Apr, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Asphodeline.
Species: Asphodeline lutea.

Bought late 2009 from HPS stall. Not expensive but just leaves.
2012 there are flowers forming.

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Asplenium

Added on 9 Apr, 2009 | 2 photos

There are 3 in the garden:
A. scolopendrium 'Hart's Tongue Fern'.
A. scolopendrium angustfolia ...

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Aster

Added on 12 Feb, 2009 | 10 photos

another good genus represented by A.octengloren, A.laevis 'caliope', an unknown purple one from mum&#...

Aster 'Monch'

Added on 4 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Aster.
Species: Aster 'Monch'.

Bought from Bob Brown for £4.50 at the hps meeting 3.4.14

Aster 'un-named'

Added on 21 Aug, 2011 | 0 photos

Genus: Aster.
Species: Aster 'un-named'.

given as a 'cutting' form Barbara spring 2011. Doing well in its first season.

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Aster ageratoides

Added on 15 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Aster.
Species: Aster ageratoides.

didn't know what this was but spotted it at an open garden and can now put a name to it.

originally from...

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Aster amellus 'Pink Zenith'

Added on 2 May, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Aster.
Species: Aster amellus.

Bought from John and Gail Sommerfield's stall at the Harrogate plant fair. It is about 45cm and a mid pink ...

Aster laevis 'Calliope'

Added on 1 Oct, 2018 | 0 photos

Genus: Aster.
Species: Aster laevis 'Calliope'.

a dark stemmed plant with a lovely soft lilac flower. it is a good flower and tall at about 5ft tall.

Astilbe arendsii

Added on 23 Jul, 2009 | 0 photos

Genus: Astilbe.
Species: Astilbe arendsii.

A white form 'Astary white' planted at the damp corner of the shed in the shed border.

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Astilbe chinensis

Added on 23 Jul, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Astilbe.
Species: Astilbe chinensis.

A lovely pale pink form planted in the raised bed next to the pond overflow.

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Astrantia 'Washfield'

Added on 19 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Astrantia.
Species: Astrantia 'Washfield'.

Bought from the HPS stall at Burton Agnes.

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Astrantia major

Added on 29 May, 2009 | 5 photos

Genus: Astrantia.
Species: Astrantia major.

I have several of these, most are the pale greenish one except for one red one called Star of Beauty.
Star of B...

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Astrantia major 'Star of Beauty'

Added on 26 May, 2011 | 2 photos

Genus: Astrantia.
Species: Astrantia major.

a lovely red flower. bought 2009 as a casualty plant. tlc and a good mulch means that it is doing well [2011]

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Athyrium filix-femina (Lady fern)

Added on 6 Jul, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Athyrium.
Species: Athyrium filix-femina.

50p as they were half dead. now growing a bit happier in the ground in the shade of the beech tree.

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Athyrium niponica pictum

Added on 24 Jul, 2009 | 2 photos

Genus: Athyrium.
Species: Athyrium niponica pictum.

an evergreen fern that will grow to 70" tall by 50" width apparently. one of the japanese painted fer...

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Athyrium otophorum 'okanum'

Added on 9 Apr, 2009 | 4 photos

common name is eared lady fern. it has good reddy brown croziers in spring and holds on to its fronds into late ...

Aubretia 'Hamburger Stadipark'

Added on 6 Apr, 2012 | 0 photos

Species: Aubretia 'Hamburger Stadipark'.

A smaller flowered plant. on the left of the rockery as I face the outplace.

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Aubretia 'Kitte'

Added on 6 Apr, 2012 | 1 photo

Species: Aubretia 'Kitte'.

A large flower form. on the right of the rockery wall facing the outplace.

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Aucuba japonica

Added on 6 May, 2009 | 2 photos

Genus: Aucuba.
Species: Aucuba japonica.

I hardy shrub with small velvety purple, almost black star flowers. The yellow spots give a lighter effect in th...

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Azalea

Added on 1 Jun, 2009 | 1 photo

Species: Azalea.

bought in 1996 for £1 each. in a large container and dont know variety names.

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Baptisia australis (purple smoke]

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Baptisia.
Species: Baptisia australis.

bought 9.4.17 Primrose bank
it will go in the front as it prefers a sunny spot.

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Barbarea rupicola 'Sunnyola'

Added on 28 Mar, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Barbarea.
Species: Barbarea rupicola 'Sunnyola'.

The second plant Victoria bought me for Mother's day it will have bright yellow flowers on it soon. I will ...

Beesia calthifolia

Added on 30 Mar, 2013 | 0 photos

Species: Beesia calthifolia.

This is a gorgeous shady lady. Sadly the slugs love it.

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Begonia sutherlandii

Added on 31 Jul, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Begonia.
Species: Begonia sutherlandii.

A tuberous begoni that starts to appear above ground in May. said to be tender but so far it has survived for 4 ...

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Begonia tuberhybrida

Added on 13 Sep, 2009 | 4 photos

Genus: Begonia.
Species: Begonia tuberhybrida.

given 5 free tubers of one called aromantics. 3 have groen and flowered. scent is citrusy and i love it. the col...

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Bergenia

Added on 3 Apr, 2009 | 4 photos

Genus: Bergenia.
Species: Bergenia purpurascens.

I have two types, this pale pink one in flower in March. may not be B. purpurascens.
A darker one that I know h...

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Blechnum spicant (Hard fern)

Added on 29 Mar, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Blechnum.
Species: Blechnum spicant.

Bought for £2.50 from the plant-man 29.3.15

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Boltonia asteroides

Added on 17 Apr, 2011 | 1 photo

Species: Boltonia asteroides.

An aster-like flower borne on very fine stems. Form Westshore nurseries for £3.50. Harrogate flower show 17.4.11

Brimeura amethystina

Added on 26 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Brimeura.
Species: Brimeura amethystina.

The blue form is planted next to a purple haze geranium.

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Brimeura amethystina 'alba'

Added on 26 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Brimeura.
Species: Brimeura amethystina.

a delicate looking white 'bluebell' but not a close relative to the bluebell.

planted next to a mon...

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Brunnera

Added on 1 Apr, 2009 | 2 photos

Genus: Brunnera.
Species: Brunnera macrophylla.

I have two, both in shady spots.
the normal species and the cultivar jack frost.
Jack Frost hasnt self sown bu...

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Brunnera macrophylla 'Dawson's White'

Added on 30 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Brunnera.
Species: Brunnera macrophylla.

Bought from Peter Beales nursery £3.60 [half price as it had finished flowering.] Day out to Norfolk with OH to ...