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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
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Miss Saori'
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Aronia x prunifolia 'Brilliant' (Large Plant)
Aronia arbutifolia 'Brilliant', Red Chokeberry
Aronia is a useful plant for all seasons, thanks to the fragrant spring flowers, red autumn foliage and winter berries, which are also edible. The ripe berries are semi-sweet and contain some Vitamin C.
Chokeberry is an easy to grow shrub, for sun or part shade, and plants can tolerate a wide range of soils, even boggy, as they are naturally found in wet swamps. Plants are also resistant to drought, most pests and diseases and pollution. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 2.5m (8').More info
Aronia melanocarpa 'Hugin' (Large Plant)
The Chokeberry is a good source of Vitamin C and antioxidants, and can be a useful plant in the garden, with fragrant spring blooms, red autumn colours and its edible berries. ‘Hugin’ is a compact variety, reaching only 1m (39") in height, so is good for small gardens.
Aronia is the ideal shrub for beginners, and can be grown in sun or shade, or even in boggy, waterlogged conditions. Plants are resistant to dry conditions too, a range of pests and diseases and polluted air. Height: 2m (6'). Spread: 3m (10').More info
Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea 'Orange Rocket' (Large Plant)
Berberis can be a useful ornamental shrub for a range of sites and soils in the garden. ‘Berberis ‘Orange Rocket’ has a columnar, upright habit, and leaves which change from orange, through to shades of plum and purple. Fantastic summer and autumn colours. The spring flowers are yellow and emit a gentle honey fragrance.
The prickly nature of Berberis plants make them excellent for security planting around your property. Plants can be grown as an upright specimen plant or trained as a hedge, are easy to maintain and trim, and are suitable for exposed positions. Height: 1.5m (4.9’). Spread: 50cm (19").More info
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