Aeonium haworthii 'Variegatum'£6.50
Well-branched spreading succulent with attractive rosettes, the new leaves being yellow with a pink margin, turning green with age still retaining the pink margin. Panicles of pale yellow flowers appear in spring. Min. temp. 2°C.
Agave americana£7.00Century Plant, Maguey
A large architectural succulent with blue-green leaves & VERY SHARP SPINES!
Agave americana 'Striata'£10.00
The variegation can be very variable on these sought after plants - a good specimen with have striking stripes of green and yellow, but its pups may have a different pattern of variegation. Free-draining compost.
Agave americana 'Variegata'£9.50Century Plant, Maguey
A very prickly evergreen plant with fleshy grey green leaves with a creamy margin. A strong architectural plant for desert or exotic schemes. Does well in a large pot where it will get to 1.5m in time. Hardy in mild gardens otherwise move to a greenhouse over winter.
Agave xylonacantha£8.50Saw Leaf Agave
A species with rather sparsely arranged leaves, each with rather vicious spines. Its previous name A. carchariodonta referred to the Great White Shark…
Aloe arborescens£7.00Torch Plant, Tree Aloe
Large shrubby succulent with Red Hot Poker-like racemes of red tubular flowers on mature plants.
Aloe aristata£6.50Lace Aloe
(Previously Aloe aristata.)
A fairly hardy quick growing succulent with neat rosettes of green leaves with soft white spines. Spikes of pink flowers in spring.
Aloe dawei£6.50Dawe's Aloe
(Aloe pole-evansii, Aloe beniensis.) An Aloe from Uganda with beautiful red flowers in winter. It is a smaller Aloe and forms nice clumps. The leaves are long, narrow, bright green and edged with small teeth. Plant in full sun to semi-shade.
Evergreen succulent which eventually grows into a tree, but stays smaller in a pot. Grow in full light and use John Innes compost with plenty of grit added. VERY PRICKLY
Aloe tenuior£6.50Fence Aloe
A spreading, branching Aloe with showy spikes of yellow flowers in mid-summer. Nice in a large pot on a sunny patio. Worth trying outdoors in very mild gardens in very free draining soil and covered with fleece in winter.
Aloe variegata£6.50Partridge Breast Aloe, Tiger Aloe
Small succulent, ideal for a sunny windowsill with striped leaves and racemes of tubular pink-red flowers in summer.
Aloe vera£6.50Burn Plant, Medicine Plant
This popular succulent is very useful to have around the home. The fleshy interior of the leaves can soothe and help heal minor skin ailments and burns. Works superbly to alleviate pain from stinging nettles. Spikes of yellow flowers appear in summer
Bulbine frutescens 'Hallmark'£6.50Stalked Bulbine
An orange flowered selection of the yellow flowered species. Spreading clumps of narrow fleshy leaves topped with spikes of small orange flowers in spring and summer. Hardy in mild gardens.
Ceropegia linearis ssp. woodii£6.50String of Hearts
A pretty trailing succulent plant with heart-shaped leaves, dark green marbled with silver. A great houseplant.
Crassula ovata 'Gollum Variegated'£6.50Jade Plant, Money Plant
A distinctive dwarf hybrid with curious elongated leaves terminating in a shallow depression. The leaves are variegated green and yellow and take on a reddish tinge in cold weather.
Crassula ovata 'Gollum'£6.50Jade Plant, Money Plant
A distinctive dwarf hybrid with curious elongated leaves terminating in a shallow depression. The leaves take on a reddish tinge in cold weather.
Crassula atropurpurea var. arborescens£8.50Silver Jade Plant
A shrubby succulent with glossy grey leaves on thick succulent stems. Small pink-white flowers may appear from autumn to winter on large plants.
(Syn. Rochea coccinea.) South African succulent with attractively arranged angular leaves & vivid red flowers in summer. For a sunny conservatpry or windowsill.