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Paint brush plant, shaving brush plant

Added on 7 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Species: Haemanthus albiflos..

Given to me by LindaK 2013. Flowered in September.

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Passion flower

Added on 17 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Passiflora.
Species: Passiflora caerulea.

From Aldi yesterday. For trellis in front of veg plot.

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Passion Flower 'Purple Haze'

Added on 31 Jul, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Passiflora.
Species: Passiflora caerulea.

Lovely blue flower lasts just a couple of days but plenty of buds.

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Passion flower Violacea

Added on 4 Jul, 2011 | 3 photos

Genus: Passiflora.
Species: Passiflora caerulea.

Flowers fromJuly to September. Lovely Purple-red flowers.

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Pelargonium Frank Headley

Added on 10 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Bought 10th May 14
Species 'Frank Headley' is a bushy plant to 30cm, with small, cream-variegated lea...

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Pelargonium Madam Salleron

Added on 10 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Pelargonium.
Species: Pelargonium.

A very attractive, lightly variegated foliage. An easy care plant that requires little water. Clusters of soft p...

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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.

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Penstemon

Added on 13 Jun, 2010 | 7 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: penstemon.

Bought last autumn,

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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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Penstemon 'Beech Park'

Added on 28 Apr, 2011 | 4 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon bridgesii.

Has the RHS award of garden merit.

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Penstemon 'Black Knight'

Added on 6 Nov, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon heterophyllus.

Penstemon 'Heavenly Blue'

Added on 28 Apr, 2011 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon heterophyllus.

Needs protecting from frost.

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Penstemon 'Picotee Red'

Added on 31 Jul, 2011 | 2 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: penstemon.

New plant 2011 Red flower with white throat.

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Penstemon 'Picotee Red' newest plant

Added on 19 Sep, 2019 | 1 photo

Bought from Tesco September 2019. 2 litre pot.

Penstemon 'Plum Jerkum'

Added on 6 Nov, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

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Penstemon 'Windsor Red'

Added on 28 Apr, 2011 | 2 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon hirsutus.

Semi-evergreen.

Penstemon Amelia Jane

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 Garnet

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

Bought August as small plants from Hayloft.

Penstemon King George

Added on 20 Aug, 2016 | 0 photos

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 Plum Jerkum

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.

Penstemon Wedding Day

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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peony

Added on 4 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia mlokosewitschii.

From Brian

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Phalaenopsis

Added on 1 Dec, 2011 | 28 photos

Genus: Phalaenopsis.
Species: Phalaenopsis.

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phlox

Added on 23 Aug, 2010 | 1 photo

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Phlox

Added on 25 Jul, 2011 | 3 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

Flowers Late July. Dark red leaves and pink flowers. About 18" tall.

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Phlox Junior Dazzel

Added on 20 Jul, 2015 | 3 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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Phlox paniculata Becky Towe

Added on 16 Jul, 2017 | 3 photos

Genus: Phlox.
Species: Phlox paniculata.

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Phormium Back in Black

Added on 14 Mar, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Phormium.
Species: Phormium.

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Phormium In the Red

Added on 14 Mar, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Phormium.
Species: Phormium purpurea.

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Phormium Pink stripe

Added on 14 Mar, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Phormium.
Species: Phormium purpurea.

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Photinia 'Red Robin'

Added on 12 Nov, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Photinia.
Species: photinia.

New 2011

Photinia Red Robin

Added on 22 Aug, 2011 | 0 photos

Genus: Photinia.
Species: Photinia.

New in spring 2011

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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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Phygelius 'Yellow Trumpet'

Added on 28 Apr, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Phygelius.
Species: Phygelius aequalis.

Has the RHS award of garden merit.

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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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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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Pieris 'Carnaval'

Added on 10 May, 2013 | 2 photos

Genus: Pieris.
Species: Pieris japonica.

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Pieris Carnaval

Added on 6 Jul, 2012 | 2 photos

Genus: Pieris.
Species: Pieris japonica.

Prefers acid soil so I am growing them in pots.

Pink gladioli

Added on 20 Aug, 2012 | 0 photos

Species: Gladioli.

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Pink orchid

Added on 9 Nov, 2011 | 2 photos

Species: Phalaenopsis..

Pink Poppy

Added on 22 Jun, 2010 | 0 photos

Genus: Papaver.
Species: Papaver orientale.

Growing in front border.

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Pink poppy

Added on 22 Jun, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Papaver.
Species: Papaver somniferum.

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Pink water lily

Added on 18 Sep, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Nymphaea.
Species: Nymphaea Madam W. Gonnere.

Bought from B&Q 2 for £10. (2010)

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Pink waterlily

Added on 20 Aug, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Nymphaea.
Species: Nymphaea odorata.

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Polemonium

Added on 10 May, 2012 | 3 photos

Genus: Polemonium.
Species: Polemonium caeruleum.

Pony tails grass

Added on 14 Mar, 2010 | 0 photos

Genus: Stipa.
Species: Stipa tenuissima.

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Ponytail grass

Added on 6 Oct, 2009 | 1 photo

Genus: Stipa.
Species: Stipa tenuissima.

Feathery grass, turns a bronze colour in the winter.

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Poppy

Added on 31 May, 2010 | 5 photos

Genus: Papaver.
Species: Papaver orientale.

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Poppy Victoria Louise

Added on 11 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Papaver.
Species: Papaver orientale.

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Potentilla 'Goldfinger'

Added on 31 Jul, 2011 | 2 photos

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla fruticosa.

Lovely deep yellow flowers all summer.

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Potentilla abbotswood

Added on 28 Apr, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla fruticosa.

Welldrained soil, full sun. Ht 4ft. Cut back dead wood after gowing season.

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Potentilla Abbotswood

Added on 31 Jul, 2011 | 3 photos

Genus: Potentilla.
Species: Potentilla alba.

Pretty white flowers all summer.

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Pratia

Added on 24 Aug, 2012 | 1 photo

Species: Pratia Pedunculata.

New 2012. Vigorous mat forming plant. 1" tall 20" spread. Rockery, walls, paving, gravel beds and pots...

Pratia Alba

Added on 24 Aug, 2012 | 0 photos

Species: Pratia Pedunculata.

New 2012. Rockery, gravel container plant.

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Primrose Zebra Blue

Added on 14 Mar, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula.

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Primroses

Added on 14 Mar, 2011 | 2 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: primula.

About 4 years old now, have been split many times and spread around the garden. Have survived our coldest winter...

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Primula

Added on 13 Apr, 2010 | 2 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula (Auricula).

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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

Primula Milkmade

Added on 20 Mar, 2017 | 0 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula.

Primula yellow

Added on 13 Apr, 2010 | 0 photos

Genus: Primula.
Species: Primula vulgaris.

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Prostrate Californian Lilac

Added on 8 May, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Ceanothus.
Species: Ceanothus prostratus.

Pulsatilla Rubra

Added on 15 Feb, 2012 | 0 photos

Genus: Pulsatilla.
Species: Pulsatilla Rubra.

new plants Feb 12

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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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Puschkinia

Added on 14 Mar, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Puschkinia.
Species: Puschkinia scilloides.

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Red clematis

Added on 23 May, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Clematis.
Species: clematis.

Bought by Shelley from Focus for Mothers day. No name beautiful red, put against gazebo.

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Red grass

Added on 14 Apr, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Uncinia.
Species: Uncinia rubra.

In Crab apple border.
Ht x spread.....12"X 12"
Grassy foliage in shades of red and brown. Has slend...

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Red pinks

Added on 9 Jun, 2011 | 1 photo

Genus: Dianthus.
Species: Dianthus.

first year for these "2011

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Red Tulips

Added on 21 Apr, 2010 | 1 photo

Genus: Tulipa.
Species: Tulipa.

Second to flower this year.

Rhododendron

Added on 23 Jan, 2011 | 0 photos

Genus: Rhododendron.
Species: Rhododendron.

Jan/2011. This came in a floral arrangment 3 years ago and I put it into compost and it took root.

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Rhododendron 'Rosebud'

Added on 24 May, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Rhododendron.
Species: Rhododendron.

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Rhododendron 'Rosebud'. Open flowers

Added on 24 May, 2016 | 1 photo

From Brian 2016

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Rhododendron Lemon Dream

Added on 10 May, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Rhododendron.
Species: Rhododendron.

Bought 10th May 14.
Pretty pastel yellow flowers in May.
Well shaped evergreen shrub.
Grows to 3ft high and ...

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Rhododendron Rose bud

Added on 22 May, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Rhododendron.
Species: Rhododendron.

A gift from Brian in April 2016.

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Rhododendron yellow petticoats

Added on 9 Apr, 2013 | 6 photos

Genus: Rhododendron.
Species: Rhododendron.

New 2013.

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Ribes Odoratum

Added on 20 Apr, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Ribes.
Species: Ribes aureum.

2013 from Newark garden show.

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Rosa 'Hot Chocolat'

Added on 2 Jul, 2012 | 6 photos

Genus: Rosa.
Species: Rosa.

Lovely scented rose.

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Rosa Pascalli

Added on 19 Jun, 2014 | 1 photo

Top border right slope lawn

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Rose 'Apricot Silk'

Added on 29 Jun, 2013 | 3 photos

Genus: Rosa.
Species: Rosa.

Bought 2012. planted next to cherry tree in flat lawn border.

Rose 'Ena Harkness'

Added on 13 Oct, 2015 | 0 photos

Species: Rose.

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Rose 'Iceberg

Added on 8 Aug, 2012 | 2 photos

moved to flat lawn border. 2017

Rose 'Mountbatten'

Added on 27 Jun, 2013 | 0 photos

Species: Rose.

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Rose Deep Secret. Hybrid Tea

Added on 1 Jul, 2015 | 1 photo

2013 Deep red, scented.

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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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Rose Saint Richard

Added on 19 Jun, 2014 | 6 photos

Genus: Rosa.
Species: Rosa.

Bought by T for our anniversary 2013.

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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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Rose. 'Ena Harkness' climbing rose

Added on 13 Oct, 2015 | 1 photo

Planted in left hand corner of slope garden.

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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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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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Round cucumber

Added on 12 Jul, 2009 | 4 photos

Genus: Cucumis.
Species: Cucumis sativus.

Growing in greenhouse up canes. To try out in garden next year.

Rudbeckia Capuccino

Added on 17 Aug, 2013 | 0 photos

Genus: Rudbeckia.
Species: Rudbeckia.

From seed 2013

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Rudbeckia Cherokee Sunset

Added on 12 Aug, 2010 | 5 photos

Genus: Rudbeckia.
Species: Rudbeckia.

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Rudbeckia Gloriosa Daisy

Added on 23 Aug, 2010 | 3 photos

Rudbeckia Goldsterm

Added on 1 Sep, 2012 | 0 photos

Genus: Rudbeckia.
Species: Rudbeckia fulgida.

New sept 12 Lt top slope lawn border.

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rudbeckia goldsturm

Added on 2 Sep, 2012 | 1 photo

Genus: Rudbeckia.
Species: Rudbeckia fulgida.

Rudbeckia Green Wizard

Added on 15 Feb, 2012 | 0 photos

Genus: Rudbeckia.
Species: Rudbeckia occidentalis.

New Feb 12

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Rudbeckia Herbstonne

Added on 1 Oct, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Rudbeckia.
Species: Rudbeckia.

Up to 6ft tall. bright yellow flowers.