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Abelia grandiflora 'Goldsport'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Abelia.
Species: Abelia grandiflora.

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Abelia x grandiflora 'Kaleidoscope'

Added on 16 Jun, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Abelia.
Species: Abelia x grandiflora.

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Abies koreana

Added on 29 Aug, 2016 | 3 photos

21st July 2019, moved to drive-side border.

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Abies koreana ‘Kohout’s Icebreaker’

Added on 22 Oct, 2019 | 1 photo

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Abies Nordmanniana

Added on 28 Jun, 2018 | 1 photo

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Acaena 'Copper Carpet'

Added on 6 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

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Acer ‘Jerre Schwartz’

Added on 10 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

Thought I had lost this, but a young shoot appeared in spring. I have potted it up and will keep in greenhouse o...

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Acer palmatum 'dissectum'

Added on 14 Aug, 2018 | 2 photos

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Acer Palmatum 'Orange Dream'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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Acer Palmatum 'Sango Kaku'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 3 photos

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Acer palmatum 'Tsuma Gaki'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 5 photos

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Acer palmatum atropurpureum

Added on 28 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Mature Japanese Maple which I've inherited. All it needs now is a Clematis through it! ;)

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Acer shirasawanum 'Jordan'

Added on 1 Jun, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Acer.
Species: Acer shirasawanum.

'Fullmoon' Japanese Maple. Hardy dwarf slow-growing. Brilliant red autumn foliage. Up to 2m.

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Achillea 'Red Velvet'

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 2 photos

Position: full sun
Soil: moist, well-drained, non acidic
Rate of Growth: fast-growing
Flowering period: May t...

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Achillea ‘Desert Eve Terracotta’

Added on 26 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

Compact form of Achillea 10x12 inches. Flowers all summer. 3 in raised border.

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Achillea millefolium 'Pomegranate' (Tutti Frutti Series)

Added on 24 Apr, 2018 | 3 photos

Two in Pod garden. right side. From Crocus. April 2018

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Achillea millefolium ‘Lilac Beauty’

Added on 23 May, 2019 | 1 photo

Three in raised border. May 2019

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Acorus 'Ogon'

Added on 16 Feb, 2017 | 1 photo

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Aeonium 'Blushing Beauty'

Added on 9 Jun, 2018 | 3 photos

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Aeonium 'Bronze Medal'

Added on 9 Oct, 2019 | 1 photo

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Aeonium 'Cornish Pixie'

Added on 7 Sep, 2018 | 3 photos

Created in Cornwall, its a compact grower that will offset readily to create a very tidy plant in time.

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Aeonium 'Cornish Tribute'

Added on 7 Sep, 2018 | 3 photos

Aeonium ‘Cornish Tribute’ is a new hybrid bred by Trewidden Nursery and made the top 20 in the new plant competi...

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Aeonium 'Firecracker'

Added on 9 Jun, 2018 | 3 photos

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Aeonium 'Garnet'

Added on 7 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

Aeonium ‘Garnet’ is a U.S. hybrid sometimes named as Aeonium ‘Irish Eyes’ as the centre of its rosettes stay gre...

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Aeonium 'Plum Purdy'

Added on 16 Aug, 2019 | 1 photo

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Aeonium 'Pomegranate'

Added on 16 Aug, 2019 | 2 photos

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Aeonium 'Shwartzcopf'

Added on 29 Aug, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Aeonium.
Species: Aeonium canariense.

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Aeonium 'Sunburst'

Added on 9 Jun, 2018 | 2 photos

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Aeonium ‘Bronze Medal’

Added on 19 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

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Aeonium ‘Copper Kettle’

Added on 18 May, 2018 | 2 photos

From surreal succulents. May 2018

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Aeonium ‘Kiwi’

Added on 18 May, 2018 | 3 photos

From surreal succulents May 2018

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Aeonium ‘Voodoo’

Added on 18 May, 2018 | 3 photos

From Surreal Succulents May 2018

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Aeonium ‘Zwartkin’

Added on 18 May, 2018 | 5 photos

From Surreal Succulents May 2018

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Aeonium arboreum

Added on 9 Jun, 2018 | 3 photos

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Aeonium arboreum 'Tip-Top'

Added on 7 Sep, 2018 | 4 photos

A recent introduction from California, Aeonium ‘Tip Top’ is a dwarf cultivar of arboreum that has rosettes right...

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Aeonium arboreum 'Velours'

Added on 17 Aug, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Aeonium.
Species: Aeonium arboreum.

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Aeonium arboreum v Holochrysum

Added on 19 Jul, 2019 | 1 photo

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Aeonium haworthii

Added on 9 Jun, 2018 | 3 photos

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Aeonium haworthii 'Variegata'

Added on 12 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

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Aeonium leucoblepharum

Added on 9 Oct, 2019 | 1 photo

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Aeonium leuconeura

Added on 1 Sep, 2018 | 2 photos

Aeonium Leuconeura. With its strong rosettes and unique markings, it makes a wonderful compact plant and very ea...

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Aeonium nigra

Added on 11 Nov, 2017 | 3 photos

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Aeonium sedifolium

Added on 19 Jul, 2019 | 2 photos

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Agapanthus 'Northern Star'

Added on 17 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

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Agapanthus (White Un-named)

Added on 6 Jun, 2018 | 2 photos

Bought from Tesco. June 2018. In a pot in back garden

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Agave americana striata

Added on 9 Sep, 2017 | 1 photo

Gift from the delivery man! H3 -1c half-hardy.

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Ajuga 'Dixie Chick'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

Genus: Ajuga.
Species: Ajuga reptans.

Very low growing (3cm) with multi-coloured foliage

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Ajuga 'John Pierpoint'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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Ajuga alba

Added on 26 May, 2017 | 1 photo

In planters with Fatshedera.

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Akebia quinata

Added on 21 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

two behind the pod.

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Alcea (Hollyhock) 'Chaters Yellow'

Added on 15 May, 2017 | 3 photos

3 At back of Golden Border May 2017.

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Allium 'Moly'

Added on 10 Sep, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium 'Moly'.

30 bulbs in Heuchera Corner. Sept. 16

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Allium 'Purple Sensation'

Added on 7 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

Species: Allium..

In raised bed.

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Allium carinatum pulchellum

Added on 13 Sep, 2018 | 1 photo

15 bulbs added to house side of raised bed. September 2018. Added a lot of sand to planting area.

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Allium christophii

Added on 25 May, 2017 | 1 photo

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Allium Ostrowskanium

Added on 15 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium ostrowskianum.

20 bulbs at end of lower raised bed.

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Allium sphaerocephalon

Added on 15 Oct, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Allium.
Species: Allium sphaerocephalon.

44 bulbs under Bramley Apple tree.

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Aloe arborescens

Added on 15 Jan, 2018 | 2 photos

Young houseplant. Succulent. Prickly.

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Aloysia citrodora

Added on 27 May, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Aloysia.
Species: Aloysia citrodora.

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Alstroemeria 'Indian Summer'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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Alstroemeria 'Rock N Roll'

Added on 21 Jan, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Alstroemeria.
Species: Alstroemeria 'Rock N Roll'.

One pot from Gardening Express for patio. Keep in Greenhouse until spring.

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Alstroemeria ‘Cardinal Purple’

Added on 1 May, 2018 | 1 photo

Tender Alstro. Perennial. Sarah Raven 2018. Website advises hardy with a mulch once established. So keep in a po...

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Alstroemeria ’Golden Delight’

Added on 3 Jul, 2014 | 3 photos

60 - 120 cm. Flowers June to November. Sun. Cut back old growth in Nov/Dec. Mulch well for first winter. Feed, ...

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Amelanchier alnifolia (Saskatoon) 'Northline'

Added on 17 Apr, 2017 | 4 photos

Superb fruit quality with a wonderful deep flavour. Great yields from young plants. Bushy with white flowers in ...

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Anemone barbulata - Chinese woodland Anemone

Added on 14 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone barbulata.

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Anemone blanda

Added on 28 Feb, 2016 | 1 photo

Three pots for under the bronze leaved Rhododendron 'Ebony Pearl'

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Anemone hupehensis 'September Charm'

Added on 27 May, 2014 | 2 photos

In back woodland shady corner behind greenhouse.

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Anemone hupehensis var japonica 'Rotkappchen'

Added on 16 Jun, 2017 | 2 photos

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Anemone Nemorosa 'Vestal' - Wood Anemone

Added on 20 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone nemorosa.

Little wood anemone 'hitch-hiked' here in an Aquilegia.

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Anemone ranunculoides - Wood Anemone

Added on 23 Mar, 2017 | 2 photos

Yellow Wood Anemone
Anemone ranunculoides
Family: Buttercup Family – Ranunculaceae
Growing form: Perennial he...

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Anemone sylvestris - Snowdrop Anemone

Added on 7 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone sylvestris.

Three 2L pots from Plantify for the back garden. Arrived in great condition, if a little soft, with flower buds...

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Aponogeton distachos - Water Hawthorn

Added on 14 Apr, 2015 | 3 photos

Genus: Aponogeton.
Species: Aponogeton distachyos.

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Aquilegia 'Spring Magic White'

Added on 19 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia x.

White single flowers on short stems above neat mounds of sivery grey foliage. Flwers early spring to early summe...

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Aquilegia 'Yellow Queen'

Added on 30 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia chrysantha.

One in golden border beside yellow iris.

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Aquilegia (blue un-named)

Added on 14 Jun, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia.

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Aquilegia (I call it 'Mrs Reid')

Added on 19 May, 2019 | 1 photo

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Aquilegia alpina

Added on 27 Feb, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia alpina.

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Aquilegia buergeriana 'Calimero'

Added on 13 May, 2019 | 2 photos

dwarf columbine

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Aquilegia chrysantha 'Yellow Star'

Added on 10 Aug, 2015 | 2 photos

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia chrysantha.

a few plants from seed planted at front of golden border. July 2015.

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Aquilegia longissima

Added on 10 Aug, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Aquilegia.
Species: Aquilegia longissima.

half a dozen from seed planted in the patio border August 2015.

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Aquilegia vulgaris 'Nivea'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 2 photos

Left side of white garden beside lilies. 22/4/17

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Aquilegia vulgaris (Woodside Group)

Added on 18 May, 2016 | 1 photo

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Arbutus unedo

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 3 photos

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Argyrocytisus battandieri - Pineapple Broom

Added on 18 Apr, 2014 | 4 photos

One in a pot on Patio. Silverwells April 2014

Large deep yellow clusters of 'pineapple' scented flo...

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Armeria 'Morning Star White'

Added on 4 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Armeria.
Species: Armeria maritima.

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Armeria 'Nifty Thrifty'

Added on 10 Jun, 2017 | 2 photos

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Armeria pseudarmeria Ballerina 'Neon Lilac'

Added on 29 May, 2017 | 2 photos

Species: large flowered Thrift.

Three in raised border at front edge. May 2017.

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Aronia prunifolia 'Viking' - Chokeberry

Added on 19 Mar, 2015 | 2 photos

bought two of these as they are a bit different, and reading up on them, ideal for Scotland. The berries have to...

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Arum ‘Chamaeleon’

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

From plantpref march 2019 for the shady border.

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Asplenium scolopendrium - Hart's Tongue Fern

Added on 8 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Asplenium.
Species: Asplenium scolopendrium.

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Asplenium scolopendrium 'Angustifolium'

Added on 19 Mar, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Asplenium.
Species: Asplenium scolopendrium.

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Astilbe arendsii 'Fanal'

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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Astilbe chinensis pumila

Added on 16 Jun, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Astilbe.
Species: Astilbe chinensis.

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Astranta major ‘Roma’

Added on 12 Jun, 2018 | 4 photos

Two 1/2L pots in the raised bed. June 2016. Pink flowers.

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Aubretia 'Bressingham Red'

Added on 20 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Species: Aubretia 'Bressingham Red'.

Three from Evergreen for scent and herb border.

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Aucuba 'Golden King' -Spotted Laurel

Added on 18 Feb, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Aucuba.
Species: Aucuba japonica.

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Aucuba japonica variegata - Spotted Laurel

Added on 18 Feb, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Aucuba.
Species: Aucuba japonica.

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Azalea pontica (luteum)

Added on 8 Nov, 2016 | 2 photos

Deciduous, fragrant Azalea. Yellow flowers.

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Begonia ‘Summerwings Dark Elegance’

Added on 29 Oct, 2019 | 1 photo

I keep this one in the greenhouse over the winter, as it is stunning all summer, both foliage and flowers.

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Begonia grandis ssp evansiana ‘Alba’

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 3 photos

I didn’t know until someone recently posted online...that there are hardy begonias! Trying this one in a pot in ...