Quick View Abelia grandiflora £6.50 Glossy Abelia
A medium sized evergreen shrub with arching branches carrying clusters of lightly fragrant, pale pink from mid to late summer. Foliage often turns a bronzy colour in winter. Hardy but appreciates a sheltered position.
Quick View Amelanchier canadensis £4.50
A highly recommended suckering large shrub with a long season of interest - masses of spring blossoms, then red fruit for the birds in autumn, along with glorious autumn foliage colour.
Quick View Anisodontea capensis 'El Rayo' ('El Royo') £6.50
An evergreen shrub which loves a warm sunny spot, although it is proving hardy in most gardens. Growing to 6 feet or more it produces pink mallow-like flowers from spring to autumn into the winter. Prune in spring. A great bee plant.
Quick View Aronia arbutifolia 'Brilliant' £11.50
An open deciduous slightly suckering shrub, grown for its clusters of white flowers in spring, autumn colour & masses of dark red edible-when-cooked fruit.
Quick View Aucuba japonica 'Rozannie' £7.50
This compact slow-growing plain-leaved cultivar is self-fertile: in the autumn it produces clusters of red berries amongst the glossy evergreen foliage. Part shadewith ferns etc. Will tolerate dryish shade.
Quick View Blepharocalyx cruckshankii £9.50
From Chile & Argentina where it is becoming rare in the wild due to habitat loss. An evergreen tree or large shrub with leathery leaves, scented when crushed, & typical fluffy white Myrtle flowers followed by black berries. Sheltered sunny site.
Blueberry 'Blue Crop' £7.50
A reliable variety of Blueberry with good yields over a long period, mainly in August, with a lovely sweet taste.
Buddleja 'Lochinch' £8.50 Lindley's Butterfly Bush
Long arching panicles of dark violet flowers from September to October. For fertile, well drained soil in full sun. Deadhead after flowering then cut hard back in spring. Adored by butterflies.
Quick View Buddleja alternifolia 'Argentea' £9.50 Butterfly Bush
Large shrub with narrow silvery leaves on arching stems. Pendant racemes of scented mauve flowers in early summer which are loved by butterflies.
Quick View Callicarpa japonica 'Heavy Berry' £6.50 Beautyberry
A deciduous shrub, more compact than bodinieri 'Profusion', coming to life in the autumn with purple berries and colourful foliage.
Quick View Callistemon 'Perth Pink' £9.50 Bottlebrush
Evergreen shrub from Australia with bright pink bottlebrush flowers in spring and autumn. For a sheltered, frost free garden or a cool conservatory.
Callistemon sieberi £7.50 River Bottlebrush
A hardy Australian native, found growing along river banks, making an upright evergreen with narrow leaves and fluffy pale yellow flowers from spring to autumn. For moisture retentive soil in sun.
Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Dark Knight' £6.50 Bluebeard
A cultivar with deep purple flowers and grey-green leaves. Grow in well drained soil in full sun. A good butterfly plant, flowering in late summer.
Quick View Cestrum elegans £6.50
Upright evergreen shrub with clusters of ruby red tubular flowers on arching stems in summer, followed by red-purple berries. Prune back in spring. Full to part shade in a sheltered spot.
Quick View Coprosma 'Cappuccino' £7.50
A lovely cultivar with very small dark brown leaves & coffee coloured stems. Can be clipped into a hedge or topiary, or left to grow into its naturally neat upright habit.
Quick View Cornus sericea 'Flaviramea' £12.00 Dogwood
The yellow stemmed dog-wood does well beside ponds and streams. Prune to just above ground level in spring.
Quick View Coronilla valentina subsp. glauca £7.00
A lovely evergreen shrub in the pea family for a sheltered spot, with sweetly scented bright yellow flowers in late summer and late winter. Grows to around 1 metre.
Quick View Cotoneaster franchetii £7.50
A fast-growing semi-evergreen shrub of dense growth habit, producing arching stems covered with masses of small pinky white flowers, much loved by bees.