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Shrubs & Roses


Shrubs and roses are great for filling gaps and adding interest to your beds and borders. There are many that are easy to grow and care for and will give you years of pleasure, making this range of plants great value for money! View our video on How to plant shrubs and take a look at Michael Perry's (New Product Development Manager) Top 5 shrub recommendations



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Hydrangea aspera 'Hot Chocolate'

  • New in 2015
Hydrangea aspera 'Hot Chocolate' is a distinctive Lacecap Hydrangea offering pretty pink and blue blooms up to 30cm (12") across. The showy summer flowers, with violet-blue hearts and soft pink outer florets, contrast beautifully with the rich chocolate foliage. The unusual leaves offer a second surprise in autumn as they fade to deep green before turning to amber and golden shades. This robust, hardy shrub will flower right through summer with minimal care - even in poorer soils. This large, deciduous shrub has a neat habit and makes an ideal border filler. Height and spread: 3m (10').
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    • 1 x 9cm potted hydrangea plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 2 x 9cm potted hydrangea plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99

Hydrangea arborescens 'Incrediball'

Hydrangea arborescens 'Abetwo', Sevenbark

You'll be amazed at the size of these beautiful blooms! This vigorous, hardy hydrangea delivers massive 30cm (12") flower heads that emerge lime green, change to pure snowy white in the summer, and then fade to pale green as they mature. The long-flowering blooms of Hydrangea arborescens 'Incrediball' are held upright on sturdy, thick stems that prevent flopping, even in inclement weather. Height and spread: 2m (79").

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How to grow hydrangeas

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    • 1 hydrangea plant in 9cm pot

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £13.99
    • 2 hydrangea plants in 9cm pots

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99

Lavatera x clementii 'Barnsley Baby'

Mallow

  • Customer favourite
A dwarf version of a cottage garden favourite! Compact and floriferous, Lavatera 'Barnsley Baby' is perfect for patio containers and small gardens. The well branched habit and racemes of saucer-shaped, soft pink blooms will certainly draw the attention of your neighbours – as well as the bees and butterflies in your garden! Once established this tough little mallow needs little maintenance and will even tolerate short periods of drought. Height: 75cm (30"). Spread: 60cm (24").

Powerliner® plugs are well established, mature plugs which can be potted on or can be planted straight into the border or containers. Each plug module is 6.5cm in diameter.

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    • 1 lavatera Powerliner plug plant

    • Despatch: By end of October 2015
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    • £9.99
    • 3 lavatera Powerliner plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2015
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    • £17.99
    • 6 lavatera Powerliner plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2015
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    • £24.99

Carolina Allspice

Calycanthus floridus, Common Sweetshrub

This unique shrub seems to be one of gardening's best kept secrets, but hopefully not for much longer. Carolina Allspice is a hardy, adaptable and trouble-free garden shrub. And, the best bit is the fragrance - like a bowl of stewed apples with cinnamon. The perfume comes from not only the showy flowers, but also from the crushed leaves! Height: 2.5m (8'). Spread: 3m (10'). More info
    • 1 x 9cm potted carolina allspice plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £13.99
    • 2 x 9cm potted carolina allspice plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99

Rose 'Sweet Spot® Calypso' (Decorator Rose)

Rosa

  • Perfect for ground cover
An exciting new breed is set to change the way we use roses in the UK. Decorator® Rose 'Sweet Spot Calypso' produces a constant supply of flowers from June to October in a kaleidoscope of summery shades. These vibrant Roses show gentle variations between each bloom that change throughout the season as the flowers age. The faded blooms are self cleaning too, dropping the old petals to the ground, leaving the rose bush looking tidy even toward the end of the season. Decorator® Roses are low growing, compact and bushy, making them ideal for bedding, patio containers and even groundcover. Height and spread: 50cm (20").

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 1 x 9cm potted rose plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £12.99
    • 3 x 9cm potted rose plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99

Cornus sanguinea 'Winter Flame'

Common Dogwood, Cornus 'Winter Beauty'

 Customer Rating
  • Best shrub for winter colour
Grown for its colourful winter stems, this spectacular Dogwood will really brighten up the garden during those cold, grey days. Cloaked in green foliage throughout summer, Cornus sanguinea 'Winter Flame' bears tiny white flowers followed by glossy black berries. By autumn the foliage turns to a fiery shade of red before falling to the ground to reveal spectacular orange, yellow and red stems. A superbly versatile, deciduous shrub for year round interest. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 2.5m (8').
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    • 1 x 9cm potted cornus plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £12.99
    • 3 x 9cm potted cornus plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99

Tree Peony 'Rockii Mixed'

Paeonia

  • Rarely offered seed
A much sought-after variety. The tissue paper white blooms are splashed with deep burgundy at the base of each petal. There are few plants that can compete with the beauty of a tree peony in full bloom. A mature plant can boast in excess of a hundred exotic blooms, each measuring up to 25cm (10") or more in diameter! These exceptional shrubs are hardy and disease resistant, and will continue to bloom for a lifetime. The exotic flowers of Tree Peony ÔRockii Mixed' are simply breathtaking in borders and make exquisite cut flowers. When grown from seed, tree peonies will reward patient gardeners by blooming 5-7 years from sowing. Height and spread: 150cm (60").

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How to plant peonies

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    • 1 packet (5 tree peony seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 1 days
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    • £2.99

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Love'

Sister line to the Chelsea 2014 Plant of the Year Hydrangea ‘Miss Saori’! Although more subtle, this superb double flowered Hydrangea is equally impressive. Individual tiered blooms form gently rounded flower heads in the softest shade of baby pink. Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Love’ makes a breathtaking specimen shrub and a splendid cut flower too. Perfect for adding elegant blooms and richly coloured autumn foliage to borders and patio containers. Height and spread: 100cm (39").

Powerliner® plugs are well established, mature plugs which can be potted on or can be planted straight into the border or containers. Each plug module is 6.5cm in diameter.

Useful links:

How to grow hydrangeas

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    • 1 hydrangea Powerliner plant

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 2 hydrangea Powerliner plants

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £17.99

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Miss Saori'

  • RHS Chelsea Flower Show Plant of the Year 2014

Bred by one of the most highly respected Hydrangea breeders, and a worthy winner of the coveted Chelsea Flower Show Plant of the Year 2014 award! Hydrangea macrophylla 'Miss Saori' is quite unique. Each fully double, white bloom is frosted with a soft rose edge, giving the large rounded flower heads a delicate, frothy appearance. This is the first of a new breed of Hydrangeas that will remain the same colour regardless of your soil type, so you are guaranteed to see these beautiful blooms at their best.

The foliage compliments the blooms perfectly, taking on an attractive burgundy hue in spring and autumn that only adds to the appeal of this stunning mophead hydrangea. An exquisite specimen shrub for borders and patio containers where it will give a long season of interest. Hydrangea 'Miss Saori' makes a lovely cut flower too. Height and spread: 100cm (39").



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How to grow hydrangeas

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    • 1 x 9cm potted hydrangea plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £18.99
    • 2 x 9cm potted hydrangea plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £29.99

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Glam Rock' (Horwack)

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Schloss Wackerbarth'

 Customer Rating
  • Winner of Best New Plant Variety in the 'Hardy Nursery Stock' category at The Grower of the Year Awards 2014
  • Grow the most colourful hydrangea ever!
  • Flowers constantly change colours
This stunning variety is one of the most eye catching hydrangeas available. The rounded flower heads are formed by dozens of red florets with blue centres, each petal tipped with an extraordinary shade of lime green. Found as a chance seedling, this incredible variety is repeat flowering producing a second flush of flowers later in the season. As with many varieties, Hydrangea macrophylla 'Glam Rock' produces slightly different colour tones depending on the soil pH. This robust, hardy shrub makes a superb addition to borders or large patio containers. Height and spread: 120cm (48").

Useful links:

How to grow hydrangeas

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    • 1 x 9cm potted hydrangea plant

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £9.99
    • 2 x 9cm potted hydrangea plants

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £16.99

Cephalanthus 'Magical Moonlight' (Large Plant)

Large Plant, Cephalanthus, Buttonbush, Buttonbush

  • New in 2015
Be among the first in the UK to grow the truly unique Button Bush. Neat, compact and highly ornamental yet bursting with wildlife appeal, so there's no need to compromise on looks when it comes catering for the local wildlife. Florets of white tubular flowers open to form perfect round spheres, covered in a multitude of yellow-tipped, pin-like stamens to give this deciduous shrub a celestial appearance through mid summer. You'll love the intensely rich nectar perfume, and so will the bees and butterflies. Birds get their reward in autumn when the golf ball-sized lychee-like fruits offer up an abundance of seeds. Cephalanthus 'Magical moonlight' thrives in most non-alkaline soils and even copes on difficult damp ground where soils are prone to seasonal water logging. Height: 1.5m (5'). Spread: 90cm (3').
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    • 1 x 3 litre potted cephalanthus plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted cephalanthus plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
    • SAVE £9.99  
    • £39.98 £29.99

Sambucus nigra f. porphyrophylla 'Black Tower' (Large Plant)

Elder

If you love dark foliage but have limited space then look no further than Sambucus nigra f. porphyrophylla 'Black Tower'. This striking Elder is dense and compact, with an upright habit that's ideal for smaller borders or as a stand-alone specimen. The large leaves emerge green but quickly darken to deep burgundy when grown in full sun. Flattened heads of fragrant pink flowers complement the dark leaves, and are later replaced by glossy black elderberries. This deciduous shrub is easy to grow and makes a memorable feature in even the smallest garden. Height: 2.5m (8'). Spread: 1.2m (4'). More info
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted sambucus plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £17.99
    • 1 x 9cm potted sambucus plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £13.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted sambucus plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £30.99
    • 2 x 9cm potted sambucus plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99