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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

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

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

Rhododendron 'Geisha Orange' (Large Plant)

Dwarf Evergreen Azalea

A highly unique, dwarf Rhododendron with bright orange flowers, which will virtually cover the evergreen foliage throughout May, and often into June. Japanese Azaleas makes a lovely feature in the rockery or a grown in a container on the patio.

Rhododendron ‘Geisha Orange' produces masses of flowers, and the compact spreading habit can make a fabulous low maintenance shrub for year round structure and colour. Azalea plants are perfect for bridging that gap between spring bulbs and summer perennials! Height and spread: 60cm (24").

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    • 1 x 2 litre potted rhododendron plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £12.99
    • 2 x 2 litre potted rhododendron plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99

Rose 'Blue for You' (Floribunda Rose)

Rosa

 Customer Rating
The best blue rose yet! With a lovely, fruity fragrance, this compact floribunda rose bears stunning semi-double, lilac blue blooms over a long period. A neat bushy habit makes Rose 'Blue for you' easy to care for and a lovely addition to mixed borders. Height: 80cm (31"). Spread: 65cm (26").

 


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


Companion planting: Try growing roses with garlic, chives, thyme or mint to help deter aphids and blackfly.


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Companion Planting

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    • 1 bare root rose plant

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £12.99
    • 2 bare root rose plants

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £19.99

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").



Useful links:

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

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

Callistemon viminalis 'Hot Pink'

Pink Bottlebrush, Weeping Bottlebrush

We all like to grow something a bit different, and this plant is a real beauty. It loves a sheltered corner and is early to flower, with frothy blooms in a warm shade of pink which attract plenty of bees and butterflies. Cut stems are happy indoors and make a change from run-of-the-mill cut flowers. Height: 1.5m (5'). Spread: 1m (3'). More info
    • 1 x 9cm potted callistemon plant

    • Despatch: By end of October 2015
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    • £13.99
    • 3 x 9cm potted callistemon plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2015
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    • £24.99

Fuchsia 'Tom Thumb' (Hardy) (Large Plant)

An extra dwarf bush variety with single blooms, approximately 4cm (1½") in diameter. This early flowering hardy fuchsia produces a succession of colourful blooms throughout summer. Compact and floriferous, Fuchsia ’Tom Thumb’ is ideal for the planting in borders, rock gardens and containers, or for creating a low hedge. Height and spread: 30cm (12").

Useful links:

How to grow fuchsias


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

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    • 1 x 1 litre potted fuchsia plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £9.99
    • 1 x 2 litre potted fuchsia plant

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 2 x 1 litre potted fuchsia plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £17.99
    • 2 x 2 litre potted fuchsia plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
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    • £16.99

Philadelphus 'Virginal'

Mock Orange

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This hardy deciduous shrub deserves a prominent spot in garden borders. The fully double blooms of Philadelphus 'Virginal' unfurl their pure white petals in early summer to release the most exquisite 'orange blossom' perfume. Like all Mock Orange shrubs, this stunning variety attracts bees and other insects to its nectar rich flowers. With a vigorous, upright habit, Philadelphus makes a useful large shrub for wildlife and woodland gardens, and even copes well in coastal conditions. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 2.5m (8').
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    • 1 bare root philadelphus plant

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £10.99
    • 2 bare root philadelphus plants

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
    • + 1 FREE  
    • £20.98

Magnolia 'George Henry Kern' (Large Plant)

Magnolia 'George Henry Kern' is a unique hybrid Magnolia, which offers the spring flowering of Magnolia stellata types with the robust, showy blooms of Magnolia liliflora. Magnolias are known for their fragrant spring blossom, and make an astoundingly beautiful shrub for any garden.

Magnolias can be slow-growing, so are excellent for patio containers as well as small gardens. Magnolia 'George Henry Kern' carries pretty, rose-pink, aromatic flowers from April to June, one of the longest flowering periods of any deciduous Magnolia. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: up to 2.5m (8.2').

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    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted magnolia plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted magnolia plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £24.99

Kolkwitzia amabilis (Large Plant)

Beauty Bush

We can see why this deciduous shrub is also known as the ‘Beauty Bush'; during May and June, the arching stems of Kolkwitzia are smothered with masses of intricately detailed, trumpet flowers!

Not always seen in the UK, Kolkwitzia amabilis is fast-growing, hardy and will be one of the first shrubs to begin flowering in the summer. Plants are versatile, and will grow in many different soil types. Plant at the back of a mixed herbaceous border for a real treat! Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 4m (12').

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    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted kolkwitzia amabilis plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted kolkwitzia amabilis plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99