Vigorous, arching, medium size, semi evergreen shrub with dark green glossy leaves. Flowers delicately fragrant, white tinged pale pink produced over a long period from July to October. Very useful late season flowering shrub which can be used for hedging or screening.
|canadensis [Snowy Mespilus]|
Trees ideal for difficult sites. Masses of white flowers in spring and fiery red tones in autumn, followed by attractive berries.
|arbutifolia 'Brilliant' [Red Chokeberry]|
Medium size deciduous shrub with narrow, dark green leaves. Brilliant red autumn colours and bright red fruits.
Dense growing, evergreen, shade loving shrubs. Produces broad, dark green leaves. Self pollinating plant with large red fruits freely produced in the autumn.
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|japonica 'Variegata' [Spotted Laurel]|
Useful evergreen shrub with yellow speckled leaves. Good for shady situations. Red berries in autumn.
|hybrids '(in variety)'|
Very showy early flowering plants with large, scented flowers.
Very useful medium size shrubs with green leaves, brilliant autumn colours and bright red berries.
Deciduous upright shrub with rich bronze-red foliage in spring which turns vivid red in autumn.
|x interposita 'Wallichis Purple'|
Dense growing evergreen bush of arching habit. Young leaves bronze-red, later glossy green.
|x ottawensis 'Auricoma'|
Very good early flowering , prickly, evergreen shrub. Bright orange clusters of flowers produced in spring which last for a long time, Excellent security screening plant which is easy to grow. Also makes a good specimen plant.
A native shrub, or small tree, often used for hedging or topiary.
A large shrub. Pink flowers in August turn to spectacular purple fruits that complement the rose-purple autumn tones of the leaves.
Dense growing evergreen with small dark green leaves and deep blue flowers in profusion in spring.
| 'Trewithen Blue'|
Vigorous, upright, evergreen plant with large leaves and blue scented flowers. Excellent wall shrub.
Vigorous, low growing evergreen shrub with masses of Cambridge-blue flowers in spring.
Upright, deciduous plant with glossy green heart shaped leaves. Vivid dark pink flowers on bare stems in May.
|praecox [Winter Sweet]|
Medium size deciduous shrub best planted against a sunny wall. During the winter it produces sweetly smelling, pale yellow, waxy flowers on bare branches. Grows well on chalk and any well drained soil.
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| 'Aztec Pearl'|
A emerald green growth in the spring give way to finger like pinnate leaves with a distinctive grangrance. Pink bus open to clusters of white flowers in May.
|ternata [Mexican Orange Blossom]|
A very useful evergreen shrub with dark green, glossy leaves. Flowers are white and scented.
Golden yellow foliage in the spring. Retains its colour best in partial shade.
| 'Alan Fradd'|
Sun loving evergreen shrub with large with flowers with a basal blotch. Tolerates poor soils. Grow in full sun.
| 'Silver Pink'|
Low growing evergreen plant which has very pretty soft pink flowers produced during the summer. Grow in full sun and tolerates very hot dry conditions.
Hardy evergreen shrub with masses of white flowers produced during summer, good ground cover plant.
Low growing, wide spreading with dark green way edged leaves and large white flowers with a crimson basal blotch.
A lovely shrub. Flowers are purple with a dark blotch at the centre.
Beautiful evergreen shrub with small silky silver leaves and white funnel shape flowers in May.
|alba 'Aurea' [Dogwood]|
Red stems in the winter and vibrant golden leaves in the summer.Cornus alba 'Aurea' will cope with most soils and will tolerate wet soils to a degree.
|alba 'Elegantissima' [Dogwood]|
Vibrant red stems hold silvery, variegated leaves. The green central part of the leaf fades through to red in the autumn with a pinkish blush appearing on the silvery margin.
Green leaves in summer turning claret in autumn, black stems give interesting colour in winter.
|alba 'Sibirica' [Westonbirt Dogwood]|
Bright red winter stems hold yellow green leaves throughout the summer. A tough plant that will cope with a variety of soil types and site conditions.
|sanguinea 'Midwinter Fire'|
Surely the most popular of all the Dogwoods. Orange-red stems & bright green leaves that give excellent autumn colour. The winter stems have an almost incandescent quality, particularly on a dull day
Yellow-stemmed Dogwood. Soft green leaves in summer turn clear yellow in autumn. A very useful plant as it can cope with most soil types and will tolerate wet soil to a degree.
Large shrub or multi-stemmed tree with catkins in February and edible nuts in autumn. Very useful as a tall screening shrub.
|avellana 'Contorta' [Corkscrew Hazel]|
Slow growing shrub or small tree. The stems and leaves are curiously twisted.
|coggygria 'Royal Purple' [Smoke Tree]|| || |
This hybrid is the result of a cross between COTINUS obovatus (North American tree) X COTINUS coggygria 'Velvet Cloak' (purple shrub variety of European origin). Very vigorous, fast growing, it is ornamental with its purple-green foliage turning bright red in autumn, as well as its summer flowering in long purple plume-like panicles.
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|battandieri [Pinapple Broom]|
Tall shrub or small tree with soft, silvery leaves. Bright yellow cone shape flowers with a strong pineapple scent produced in July. Excellent plant for a high wall.
| angustifolia 'Quicksilver'|
Large, vigorous, spinyshrub with slender silver-grey leaves. Fragrant flowers in June followed by silvery-amber, oval fruits up to 12mm long.
A deciduous shrub with green leaves and fabulous autumn colours. The greenish spring flowers are followed by red fruits surrounded by a pink, yellow or orange capsule.
|fortunei 'Emerald Gaiety'|
Emerald green leaves with a creamy margin.
|fortunei 'Silver Queen'|
Glossy, bright green leaves with a creamy margin. Makes a good wall shrub.
[Mrs Robbs Bonnet] Ground cover plant with rosettes of dark green, leathery leaves. Greenish yellow flowers produced during late winter and spring.
|japonica 'Aralia sieboldii'|
A medium to large sized shrub. This plant has glossy, dark green palmate leaves. Flowers are borne in October and are held in large panicles.
|x intermedia 'Lynwood'|
A very hardy, early flowering shrub with upright branches that also forms an excellent hedge. A profusion of bright yellow flowers in February.
Bushy evergreen with leaves dark green above and grey underneath. Long silky catkins in May and June.
Dense leafy evergreen shrub with shiny green leaves. Tolerant of salt spray.
Attractive, evergreen plant with white variegated foliage. Good hedging plant.
| 'Mrs Winder'|
Compact hardy shrub with purple foliage and bright blue flowers.
Very dense mound forming shrub with green leaves.
Small glossy green leaves and pale flowers.
|syriacus 'Blue Bird'|
Mid to late summer flowering shrubs with large blue flowers.
|syriacus 'Pink Giant'|
Outstanding clone with large, single, deep pink flowers with crimson basal blotch produced over a long period from mid to late summer onwards.
A medium sized shrub. Large, rounded inflorescences, holding pure white flowers.
|macrophylla 'Teller Blau'|
'Blaumeise' is a vigorous broad deciduous shrub with coarsely toothed, glossy dark green leaves to 20cm long with autumn tints, and bearing flattened lacecap flowerheads of up to 15 large, lilac-blue florets in mid and late summer
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The large dark green leaves contrast the giant panicles of white flowers that change to pink towards the end of summer.
Upright plant with dark glossy green tapered leaves and abundant panicles of white flowers from July onwards.
A vigorous shrub with an upright, arching habit. Panicles of white flowers are produced abundantly from July.
|petiolaris [Climbing Hydrangea]|
Self attaching dense growth, with white flower heads from June/July. Leaves fall away to show coppery stems in winter.
|quercifolia 'Snow Queen'|
Erect panicles of white flowers are borne from June to September. Large leaves turn purplish red in the autumn.
A medium sized shrub with large, velvety leaves. The flowers are a lovely pinkish-blue.
A small shrub with reddish stems and rose pink flowers that become a deeper red in autumn.
|hidcote [Rose of Sharon]|
Very hardy evergreen of dense habit with bright yellow flowers from July to September.
Attractive female holly with green and yellow variegated leaves.
|altaclarensis 'Golden King'|
A lovely gold variegation.
|aquifolium [Common holly]|
Spiky glossy green leaves.
|aquifolium 'J.C. van Tol'|
This variety of 'Holly' has almost spineless shiny dark leaves. Fruits reliably with characteristic red berries.
|amabilis 'Pink Cloud' [Beauty Bush]|
Graceful, hardy and reliable shrub with pink flowers in May/June.
|nobilis [Bay Tree]|
Well branched shrubs with aromatic foliage used in cookery.
| 'Hidcote' [Lavender]|
A compact form with violet flowers in early July.
|angustifolia 'Grosso' [Lavender]|
This evergreen shrub has aromatic silver-grey foliage. Typical light blue-violet flowers from July - September.
A low growing shrub with dense foliage.
|formosa [Pheasant Berry]|
Drooping panicles of flower in summer followed by reddish-purple berries.
A large evergreen shrub often used for screening or hedging. Waxy green leaves on upright growth.
A vigorous evergreen shrub with panicles of fragrant white flowers in late spring and early summer.
Semi-evergreen shrub with very fragrant, cream coloured flowers late winter and red berries in May.
| 'Manchu Fan'|
Deciduous plant with large leaves and large goblet creamy white flowers.
|x loebneri 'Leonard Messel'|
A large shrub or small tree. Pale lilac-pink, star shaped flowers. Similar to that of M. stellata, but with a pink strip running along the middle of the petal.
|bealei [Beal's Mahonia]|
An upright evergreen shrub with blue-green leaves divided into broad leaflets. Fragrant pale yellow flowers are produced in short upright racemes to 10cm in length from late autumn to early spring, followed by ovoid, blue-purple berries.
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|x media 'Charity'|
A medium sized shrub with an upright habit. Yellow flowers are produced throughout autumn and early winter and are held on long ascending racemes.
|domestica [Sacred Bamboo]|
An erect shrub that branches from the ground. White flowers are borne in the early summer, followed by red fruits. In autumn the foliage has a reddish purple hue.
| 'Belle Etoile'|
Compact shrub with large, very fragrant, single white flowers with maroon centres.
An erect vigorous shrub, with fragrant double white flowers, held on racemes.
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Strong growing shrub with creamy-white, richly scented flowers. Particularly suitable for very dry soils.
Bright yellow young foliage and very fragrant flowers in the summer.
Very striking bush with leaves margined creamy white and strongly scented flowers.
|x fraseri 'Little Red Robbin'|
Fantastic, compact, evergreen shrub growing to about 1mt tall. Upright habit with white flowers in spring and green and red leaves during the summer.
|x fraseri 'Red Robin'|
Young shoots bright red, with older leaves emerald green.
Deep purple foliage, with clusters of white flowers in early summer.
| 'Flaming Silver'|
Young foliage bright red and mature leaves with a silvery-white margin and creamy-white flowers.
| 'Forest Flame'|
Bright red young shoots contrast well with older green leaves. Clusters of white bell shaped flowers in May.
A medium sized shrub with attractive yellow-green foliage.
Dense evergreen with small green and white leaves flecked with red.
|tenuifolium 'Tom Thumb'|
Mound forming evergreen with green leaves maturing to almost black.
Emerald green leaves with a creamy variegation along the margin. A dense shrub.
|fruticosa 'in variety'|
A dense shrub with small leaves, and flowers throughout the summer.
|laurocerasus 'Rotundifolia' [Common Laurel]|
A vigorous evergreen plant. Ideal for hedging.
Very similar to the 'Portuguese Laurel' but with smaller leaves and denser in habit. An excellent plant for screening.
Large, vigorous, evergreen shrub with small grey leaves margined white. One of the best of all variegated plants.
|typhina [Stag's-horn Sumach]|
A small tree with a velvety covering to the branches. The leaves produce autumn colours from golden yellow to deep reds and purples.
|nigra 'Black Lace'|
Very striking elder with finely cut, almost black foliage. Easy to grow plant which handles difficult conditions.
|confusa [Christmas Box]|
Hardy evergreen of dense habbit. Very fragrant flowers in winter and shiny black fruits.
A dense medium sized shrub producing white flowers in the spring and early summer.
|japonica 'Gold Flame'|
Young leaves red-orange becoming yellow with deep rose-red flowers.
|japonica 'Gold Mound'|
A dense form with flame coloured young growth, leaves turning golden yellow in summer.
|nipponica 'Snow Mound'|
Dense shrub smothered in white flowers late spring.
Pretty small leaved shrub up to 2mts high. Fragrant rosy pink flowers from May to September.
|vulgaris 'Madame Lemoine'|
A medium to large shrub with panicles of double white flowers, opening from creamy yellow buds.
|vulgaris 'Prince Wolkonsky'|
A large, deciduous shrub with lilac flowers.
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Dense low growing mound like shrubs. Clusters of white flowers become metallic-blue berries.
|opulus 'Roseum' [Snowball]|
'Roseum' is a large, bushy deciduous shrub with 3- to 5-lobed leaves turning reddish in autumn. Creamy-white sterile flowers in dense rounded clusters to 6cm in width.
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This forms a shrub with the branches held in horizontal tiers, presenting clusters of white flowers in May. Deciduous.
Large, handsome, evergreen shrub with large, attractively corrugated, dark green leaves. White flowers in May are followed by red-black fruits.
Splendid upright deciduous shrub with deep maroon young leaves turning red-purple in autumn. Deep red flowers in bud surrounded by a ring of white florets.
|tinus 'Eve Price'|
'Eve Price' is a bushy, medium-sized evergreen shrub with broadly oval, leathery dark green leaves and, from late winter, flattened clusters of deep pink buds opening to small, starry white flowers. Berries deep metallic-blue.
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A semi-evergreen, medium sized shrub. Clusters of very fragrant white flowers from January to May.
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A deciduous, medium sized shrub. Clusters of very fragrant white flowers in early spring.
A vigorous climber with large plate-like leaves and brilliant red autumn colours.
An attractive variegated shrub, with pink flowers.