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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



We have found 12 products.
 

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 July 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 2 x 9cm potted hydrangea plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £19.99

Philadelphus 'Manteau d'Hermine' (Large Plant)

Mock Orange

This hardy shrub deserves a prominent spot in your garden. The pompom-like, double blooms of Philadelphus 'Manteau d'Hermine' carry the most exquisite 'orange blossom' perfume, and the plant is compact and ideal for small gardens.

The Mock Orange will attract bees and other insects to its nectar rich flowers. Philadelphus makes a useful, large shrub for wildlife and woodland gardens, and even copes well in coastal conditions. Plants are neat, upright and easy to care for, and 'Manteau d'Hermine' is also the holder of an RHS Award of Garden Merit. Height: 75cm (30"). Spread: 150cm (59").

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    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted philadelphus plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted philadelphus plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £24.99

Lavender 'Papillon' (Large Plant)

Lavandula pedunculata subsp. pedunculata, French Lavender

Lavender is a traditional cottage garden plant, but have you tried the French Lavender, with its different, slightly spiced fragrance? The evergreen plants also look highly ornamental, yet are very easy to grow in a sunny border.

The showy, nectar-rich flowers of Lavender 'Papillon' are attractive to bees and butterflies, and last over a long summer period. French lavender ideal for sheltered borders or patio containers. Height and spread: 60cm (24").


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

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    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £10.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £19.99

Platycladus orientalis 'Aurea Nana' (Large Plant)

Thuja orientalis 'Aurea Nana', Dwarf golden oriental thuja

The Dwarf Oriental Thuja is a delightfully compact conifer. These neat, upright trees produce weatherproof, golden-green foliage which is gently aromatic when bruised. Platycladus orientalis 'Aurea Nana' is slow-growing, making it ideal for small gardens, rockeries or patio containers. These conifers are tough, evergreen plants that will grow in almost any soil or situation, requiring absolutely no maintenance and lasting for many years. Height and spread: 90cm (36"). More info
    • 1 x 3 litre potted platycladus plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted platycladus plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £19.99

Lavender 'Papillon' (Large Plant)

Lavandula pedunculata subsp. pedunculata, French Lavender

Lavender is a traditional cottage garden plant, but have you tried the French Lavender, with its different, slightly spiced fragrance? The evergreen plants also look highly ornamental, yet are very easy to grow in a sunny border.

The showy, nectar-rich flowers of Lavender 'Papillon' are attractive to bees and butterflies, and last over a long summer period. French lavender ideal for sheltered borders or patio containers. Height and spread: 60cm (24").


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

More info
    • 1 x 2 litre potted plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £9.99
    • 2 x 2 litre potted plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £16.99

Pinus mugo 'Pumilio Group' (Large Plant)

Dwarf mountain pine

The Dwarf Mountain Pine is particularly slow-growing. This spreading conifer will stay neat and compact for many years, eventually forming a mound of spreading branches covered by dense green needles. With maturity, female cones are produced at the tips of the stems.

Pinus mugo 'Pumilo Group' requires very little maintenance and is an excellent dwarf conifer for small gardens. Plant the Dwarf Mountain Pine into borders, the centre of rockeries or patio containers, where this evergreen miniature tree can give interest all year round. This wind tolerant conifer copes well with coastal situations and urban pollution. Height: 3.5m (11'). Spread: 5m (16').

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    • 1 x 3 litre potted pinus mugo plant

    • Despatch: By end of August 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted pinus mugo plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2015
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    • £19.99

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Amber Jubilee' (Large Plant)

Spiraea opulifolius, Ninebark

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Amber Jubilee' makes a highly decorative addition to garden borders. Salmon orange foliage emerges in spring before maturing to green by late summer. From June, clusters of small creamy white flowers form neat balls at the tips of each branch which are replaced later in the season by burgundy fruits. With the chill of autumn in the air, this colourful Ninebark takes on fiery shades of red and purple before the leaves fall to reveal attractive peeling bark in mature specimens. This delightful hardy deciduous shrub is has a compact rounded habit that is perfect for small gardens and mixed borders, where it provides year round interest. Height and spread: 1.5m (4.9'). More info
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £19.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £34.99

Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Silvery Blue' (Large Plant)

Russian Sage

Late summer panicles of lavender blue flowers sit above a strong framework of metallic silver stems. Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Silvery Blue' is particularly appealing for its aromatic, shimmering foliage that leaves other varieties looking dull in comparison. Russian Sage is a versatile hardy shrub that loves a sunny spot, and happily tolerates drought and exposed coastal positions. Grow it in large swathes for maximum impact, where it will attract plenty of butterflies and pollinating insects to your garden borders. Height and spread: 60cm (24"). More info
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted plant

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

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £22.99

Perovskia 'Lacey Blue' (Large Plant)

Russian Sage

Russian Sage always provides fabulous colour, and this variety is no exception. The lavender-blue flower spikes appear above narrow, aromatic, silvery-green foliage. British bred Perovskia 'Lacey Blue' has a neat, compact habit making it well suited to containers as well as borders, where it is particularly effective when planted en masse. Like all Perovskia, this cultivar is tough and resilient, tolerating coastal winds and dry, chalky conditions. Height: 50cm (20"). Spread: 60cm (24"). More info
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted perovskia plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted perovskia plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £24.99

Sambucus nigra f. porphyrophylla 'Thundercloud' (Large Plant)

Elder

The trend for dark leaved Elders looks set to stay and this is a particularly dramatic form. With its finely cut black foliage and fragrant red-pink flowers, this RHS AGM variety makes an eye catching feature in borders and wildlife planting schemes. Glossy black elderberries replace the fading blooms to provide plenty of late summer interest, attracting birds to the garden. Sambucus nigra f. porphyrophylla 'Thundercloud' is a handsome deciduous shrub with a dense, upright habit. Grow it in full sun to enjoy the darkest leaf colour. Height: 3m (10’). Spread: 2.5m (8’). More info
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted sambucus plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted sambucus plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £24.99

Ligustrum vulgare 'Atrovirens' (Large Plant)

Privet

Ligustrum vulgare 'Atrovirens' is a vigorous, robust variety of common Privet. This reliable shrub makes a superb free standing shrub or semi-evergreen hedge, even in particularly cold areas and exposed sites. Primarily grown its oval green foliage which forms a dense screen, Ligustrum also produces a good display of small white flowers in midsummer followed by glossy black fruits, giving plenty of interest throughout the growing season. Height and spread: 200cm (78”). More info
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted ligustrum plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted ligustrum plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £19.99

Taxus x media 'Hicksii' (Large Plant)

Yew

This male variety of Yew tree has an upright, columnar habit and dark green foliage. This compact cultivar is faster growing than the commonly seen English Yew and makes an excellent evergreen hedge. Taxus x media 'Hicksii' is equally spectacular when allowed to grow unpruned, ultimately forming a majestic, upright conifer with dense foliage. Like all Yews, it may be kept to much smaller proportions with regular pruning. Yew is particularly adaptable and will thrive in almost any position from full sun to deep shade, on acid or chalky soils. Height: 8m (25’). Spread: 3m (10’). More info
    • 1 x 3 litre potted taxus plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted taxus plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2015
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    • £24.99