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Penstemon 'Picotee Red' newest plant

Added on 19 Sep, 2019 | 1 photo

Bought from Tesco September 2019. 2 litre pot.

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Delosperma cooperi (Hardy Ice Plant)Mesembrianthemum

Added on 19 Sep, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Delosperma.
Species: Delosperma cooperi.

Planted in the left corner of patio. 2016

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Phygelius Funfair Orange

Added on 20 Jun, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Phygelius.
Species: Phygelius x rectus.

Given to me by Peter 2018.

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Oxalis tetraphyla 'Iron Cross'

Added on 15 May, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Oxalis.
Species: Oxalis tetraphylla.

Bought this from Broomfield Plant Centre Derby College. Late 2018.

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Clematis Jingle Bells

Added on 19 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis cirrhosa.

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Phygelius

Added on 22 Aug, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Phygelius.
Species: Phygelius.

Given to me by Peter. 2017.

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Galtonia

Added on 8 Aug, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Galtonia.
Species: Galtonia candicans.

Bulbs from Shelley. Flowering August 2018.

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Cacti (large)

Added on 25 May, 2018 | 1 photo

Given to me by Nan. 24/5/18. Almost in flower.

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Aloe vera

Added on 23 May, 2018 | 2 photos

Genus: Aloe.
Species: Aloe vera.

Given to me by Pat. First flowering May 2018

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Tulip 'Night Rider'

Added on 23 May, 2018 | 1 photo

Genus: Tulipa.
Species: Tulipa.

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Azalea (white no name)

Added on 19 Apr, 2018 | 1 photo

Bought from Gardening express 2017.

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Amaryllis Beladona Red

Added on 30 Aug, 2017 | 3 photos

Genus: Amaryllis.
Species: Amaryllis belladonna.

A gift from Sue (Siris)

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Helianthus 'Riverton Beauty'

Added on 26 Aug, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Helianthus.
Species: Helianthus.

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Amaryllis belladonna Red.

Added on 20 Aug, 2017 | 5 photos

Genus: Amaryllis.
Species: Amaryllis belladonna.

A gift from Sue (Siris) 2 years ago. First time flowering. August 2017.

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Erigeron (Daisy Flower)

Added on 15 Aug, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Erigeron.
Species: Erigeron karvinskianus.

Came with some plants from the nursery. July 17.

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Ensete ventricosum Maurelii

Added on 9 Aug, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Ensete.
Species: Ensete ventricosum.

Bought from Henstead Exotic Garden Aug. 17. Origin... Africa.
Fast growing foliage. Large velvety leaves, dark ...

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Begonia (hardy)

Added on 9 Aug, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Begonia.
Species: Begonia.

Bought from Henstead Exotic Garden Aug. 17

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Crocosmia Hell Fire

Added on 16 Jul, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Crocosmia.
Species: Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora.

Bought July 2017

Day_lily

Hemerocallis Burning Daylight.

Added on 16 Jul, 2017 | 1 photo

Species: Day Lily.

Bought July 2017

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Dierama igneum

Added on 16 Jul, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Dierama.
Species: Dierama igneum.

Bought July 2017

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Phlox paniculata Becky Towe

Added on 16 Jul, 2017 | 3 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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Monarda Cambridge Scarlet

Added on 16 Jul, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Monarda.
Species: Monarda.

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Anemone Queen Charlotte

Added on 14 Jul, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone x hybrida.

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Curry plant Helichrysum italicum

Added on 14 Jul, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Helichrysum.
Species: Helichrysum italicum.

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 Francoa sonchifolia .

Added on 13 Jul, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Francoa.
Species: Francoa sonchifolia.

Grown from seed sent to me by Brian.
RHS site states....
Francoa are evergreen perennials with lance-shaped, s...

 Francoa sonchifolia

Added on 13 Jul, 2017 | 0 photos

Species:  Francoa sonchifolia (Bridal Wreath).

Grown from seed sent to me by Brian.

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Cistus Sunset

Added on 13 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Cistus.
Species: Cistus pulverulentus 'Sunset'.

Lovely bright purply/ pink flowers. Low spreading shrub. planted in top rt corner of top left slope lawn border.

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Astilbe 'Fanal' for my records

Added on 11 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

A gift from Sue (Siris)bin 2016

Astilbe 'Fanal'

Added on 11 Jun, 2017 | 0 photos

A gift from Sue (Siris) in 2016.

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Rose School Girl (climbing rose)

Added on 7 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

Species: Rose.

On the left side slope garden in top border growing up the trellis.

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Russel Lupin

Added on 7 Jun, 2017 | 2 photos

Species: Lupin.

Grown from seed 2016 first year flowering June 1017

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Asilbe

Added on 7 Jun, 2017 | 2 photos

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Penstemon ''Westminster Bell''

Added on 7 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

New last year (2016) from Hayloft. Pale purple with white throat.

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Campanula

Added on 7 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Campanula.
Species: Campanula portenschlagiana.

Planted on the top garden retaining wall edge.

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Bearded Iris 'Deep Black'

Added on 27 May, 2017 | 2 photos

Species: Bearded Iris.

New from T and M this year, 2017. Flowering in late May.

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Bearded Iris 'Victoria Falls'

Added on 27 May, 2017 | 1 photo

Species: Bearded Iris.

Free plant from T & M 2016. First flower May 2017.

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Primula candelabra Apple Blossom.

Added on 15 May, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula japonica.

Bought from open garden (The Lilys) 2016

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Daphne 'Susan Tichmarch'

Added on 7 Apr, 2017 | 5 photos

Genus: Daphne.
Species: Daphne.

From Brian in 2016. Planted in rockery.

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Cow slip Primula veris

Added on 27 Mar, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula veris.

In corner of patio under clematis.

Primula Milkmade

Added on 20 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula.

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Aubrieta 'Variegata'

Added on 18 Mar, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Aubrieta.
Species: Aubrieta.

Bought from Harrison's 2017 for the rockery.

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Hemerocallis "Everydaylily Pink Wing"

Added on 18 Mar, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Hemerocallis.
Species: Hemerocallis.

Bought from Harrison's March 2017..

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Corydalis George Baker

Added on 13 Mar, 2017 | 3 photos

Genus: Corydalis.
Species: Corydalis flexuosa.

A gift from Brian. 2016. first flowers March 1017.

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Galanthus Elwesii

Added on 26 Feb, 2017 | 3 photos

Genus: Galanthus.
Species: Galanthus elwesii.

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Cyclamen coum

Added on 5 Feb, 2017 | 2 photos

Genus: Cyclamen.
Species: Cyclamen coum.

Grown from seed sent to me by Brian (Bjs).

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Crocus chrysanthus 'Cream Beauty'

Added on 5 Feb, 2017 | 1 photo

Genus: Crocus.
Species: Crocus chrysanthus.

Bought 2014. Early flowering. Dwarf.

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Galanthus Galatea

Added on 20 Jan, 2017 | 3 photos

Genus: Galanthus.
Species: Galanthus Galatea.

A gift from Brian last year. Flowering for the first time this week. 20/1/17

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Malus 'Cheal's Weeping'

Added on 28 Nov, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Malus.
Species: Malus crab apple.

Bought November2016. Harrisons.
Ht x spread 3mx3m.

Malus 'Cheal's Weeping' is a small, semi-w...

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Anemone 'Prinz Heinrich'

Added on 7 Nov, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone hupehensis.

Bought as a plug plant in 2015. First flowering November2016.

Spreading dark green, lobed leaves are topped w...

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Crab apple Malus Gorgeous

Added on 1 Nov, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Malus.
Species: Malus X astrosanguinea.

Beautiful spring blossom followed by small cherry size fruits. Usually very productive.
Malus x astrosanguinea...

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Schizostylus Pink

Added on 13 Oct, 2016 | 4 photos

Species: Schizostylus.

Sent to me by Sue (Siris) 2016. First flower 13th October 2016.

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Rudbeckia Sunbeckia Sophia

Added on 27 Sep, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Rudbeckia.
Species: Rudbeckia.

Bought through Dobies September 27th 2016. Top border Lt slope lawn.

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Rudbeckia Sunbeckia Sophia yellow

Added on 27 Sep, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Rudbeckia.
Species: Rudbeckia.

Bought through Dobies September 27th 2016. Top border Lt slope lawn.

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Salvia Snow Hill

Added on 27 Sep, 2016 | 3 photos

Bought through Dobies 27th September 2016. (Lt slope border by the steps.) Hardy to -15c

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Sedum Brilliant

Added on 19 Sep, 2016 | 1 photo

Chelsea chop in May.

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Lemon tree

Added on 17 Sep, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Citrus.
Species: Citrus limon.

Put this outside after the last frosts and bring indoors in September. Use different feeds for summer and winter.

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Fuchsia Deltas Sarah

Added on 11 Sep, 2016 | 3 photos

New in 2015. Hardy. Too droopy for in the border this year. A hardy fuchsia that will prosper unless the weather...

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Vaccinium Bluecrop.

Added on 7 Sep, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Vaccinium.
Species: Vaccinium corymbosum.

Bought 2014. Acid loving, planted in a pot of ericacious compost.

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Purple Shamrock.

Added on 7 Sep, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Oxalis.
Species: Oxalis triangularis.

Bought in 2016. Frost tender. Very striking purple triangular leaves and pretty pale pink flowers.

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Anemome Whirlygig

Added on 6 Sep, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Anemone.
Species: Anemone hupehensis.

Lovely white flowers . First year flowering. 2016

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Physostegia Christal Peak White.

Added on 6 Sep, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Physostegia.
Species: Physostegia virginiana.

August16 . Pure white flowers 12-14inches tall. In rt side slope garden.

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Delphinium Blue.

Added on 6 Sep, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Delphinium.
Species: Delphinium grandiflorum.

Electric blue flowers. 12-18 inches tall. August 16. Side of rt slope lawn.

Penstemon King George

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Bought August as small plants from Hayloft.

Penstemon Wedding Day

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Bought August as small plants from Hayloft.

Penstemon Garnet

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Bought August as small plants from Hayloft.

Penstemon Amelia Jane

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Bought August as small plants from Hayloft.

Penstemon Westminster Belle

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Bought August as small plants from Hayloft.

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Penstemon Appleblossom

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Bought August as small plants from Hayloft.

Penstemon Laura

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Bought August as small plants from Hayloft.

Penstemon Raven

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Bought August as small plants from Hayloft.

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Penstemon

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon Jessica Mai.

Bought August as small plants from Hayloft.

Penstemon Plum Jerkum

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Bought August as small plants from Hayloft.

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Nymphaea Yellow

Added on 19 Aug, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Nymphaea.
Species: Nymphaea.

Lovely pale yellow flower and red and green variegated leaves.

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Arisaema Candidisimum

Added on 19 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Arisaema.
Species: Arisaema.

From Bjs 2016. Planted in Copper Beech border.

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Clematis Rouge Cardinal

Added on 19 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis jackmanii.

Aldi Aug 16. Planted in Rt slope top border.

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Cotinus coggygria Royal Purple

Added on 12 Aug, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Cotinus.
Species: Cotinus coggygria.

Smoke bush, bought for me by Terry, August 2016. Planted in pot on patio.
Deciduous, purple foliage, turning r...

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Brodiaea Queen Fabiola

Added on 9 Aug, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Brodiaea.
Species: Brodiaea laxa.

Flowering in August. Planted under the crab apple tree.

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Mirabilis jalapa

Added on 8 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Mirabilis.
Species: Mirabilis jalapa.

Bought from Newark garden show.

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Rosemary Harkness rose

Added on 1 Aug, 2016 | 1 photo

Changes from peach to peach and yellow then gradually to pink.

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Centaurea macrocephala

Added on 23 Jul, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Centaurea.
Species: Centaurea macrocephala.

3rd year from seed. Second year flowering.

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Campanula punctata

Added on 17 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Campanula.
Species: Campanula punctata.

From an open garden in Barlborough July 2016. To go under copper beech. Michaella says its invasive.

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Armeria Ballerina red

Added on 17 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Armeria.
Species: Armeria pseudarmeria.

From Barlborough open garden July 2016 to go in rockery.

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Eryngium Blue Hobbit

Added on 17 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Eryngium.
Species: Eryngium x oliverianum.

Bought from Barlborough open garden July 2016 to go in rockery.

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Scabiosa Blue Jeans.

Added on 17 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Scabiosa.
Species: Scabiosa atropurpurea.

From Barlborough open garden July 2016. To go in the rockery.

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Fuchsia 'FuchsiaBerry'

Added on 10 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Large Edible fruits. Said to taste like fig/kiwi. Bought 2016.

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Dianthus 'Kahori'

Added on 10 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Dianthus.
Species: Dianthus.

Rescue plant from B&Q 2016. In rockery Rt side.

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Dianthus 'Fire Star'

Added on 10 Jul, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Dianthus.
Species: Dianthus alpinus.

Rescued plant from B&Q. 2016. In rt side of rockery.

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Ht Rose Arthur Bell

Added on 10 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Species: Rose.

Lovely yellow rose. Bought 2013. Flowers well. In border along garden room.

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Sisyrinchium Buscuitel

Added on 5 Jul, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Sisyrinchium.
Species: Sisyrinchium striatum.

A gift from Sue (Siris) 2015.

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Rose Nina Weibull

Added on 5 Jul, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Rosa.
Species: Rosa multiflora.

In top garden near cold frame.

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Sempervivum

Added on 3 Jul, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Sempervivum.
Species: Sempervivum.

New, 2015

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Hardy geranium sabani blue

Added on 30 Jun, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Geranium.
Species: Geranium sabani blue.

This was bought from a car boot 3yrs ago. Very slow to spread.

Geranium cantabrigiense (hardy geranium)

Added on 30 Jun, 2016 | 0 photos

White flowers with pink sepals. A gift from a goy member 2years ago as a small cutting. First year flowering.

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Dryopteris lepidopoda

Added on 30 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Dryopteris.
Species: Dryopteris lepidopoda.

New plant to go under Copper beech. June 2016.

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Escallonia Gold Ellen

Added on 27 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Escallonia.
Species: Escallonia laevis.

Looked tatty in May but looks lovely from June onwards with the new leaves and pink flowers.

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Calla purple and cream

Added on 27 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Calla.
Species: Calla palustris.

Grown in a planter and over wintered in the cold greenhouse. Bought in 2014. Purple and creamy yellow flowers wi...

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Rose. Hybrid T. 'Doris Tysterman'

Added on 20 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Rosa.
Species: Rosa.

Named for me by Derek. This rose was in the garden from when the house was built and the front garden formed (19...

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Lysimachia punctata

Added on 20 Jun, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Lysimachia.
Species: Lysimachia punctata.

Plantlets taken from T's mums in 2014. Planted in left slope garden top border by the arch.

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Cistus

Added on 20 Jun, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Cistus.
Species: Cistus X Pulverulentus.

Pretty pink flower, quite hairy pale leaves.
New 2015.
In top of left slope border.

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Clematis 'Rebecca'

Added on 17 Jun, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Clematis.
Species: Clematis.

Bought as Red Clematis but named by Karen. Growing on the front leg of the pergola.