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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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Ceanothus thyrsiflorus repens (Large Plant)

Californian Lilac, Creeping Blueblossom

  • New in 2015
This spreading shrub forms shapely low mounds of evergreen foliage that creates fabulous groundcover. In late spring, this Californian Lilac is smothered in masses of powder blue flowers that create a wonderful, soft hazy appearance. Awarded an RHS AGM for its garden performance, Ceanothus thyrsiflorus repens is ideal for planting on banks and at the front of sunny shrub borders, or adding useful evergreen structure throughout the garden. Height: 1m (3'). Spread: 2.5m (8').
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    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted ceanothus plant

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

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99

Mahonia aquifolium (Large Plant)

Oregon Grape

Mahonia aquifolium offers year round interest in the garden. These handsome shrubs have glossy, weatherproof foliage, and spring blossom in acid yellow tones. The blue-black berries later add to the show, along with the leaves taking on a purple flush in autumn!

Mahonia plants are prickly evergreens, so are ideal for security planting and deterring burglars and cats from your garden. Mahonia aquifolium is spreading, and will fill awkward areas in shade, which is especially useful for woodland gardens. An easy to grow, low-maintenance shrub, that is ideal for small gardens and beginners. Height: 1m (39"). Spread: 1.5m (59").

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    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted mahonia plant

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

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99

Sarcococca confusa (Large Plant)

Sweet Box, Christmas Box

You can enjoy winter colour and fragrance in your garden with this ever-popular, easy to grow shrub, Sarcococca. The flowers of Sarcococca confusa might be inconspicuous, and hide beneath the leathery foliage, but you won't miss their powerful, honey-like fragrance. The flowers are followed by black berries, which stay on the plant for a long time.

Christmas Box is a versatile, evergreen shrub that needs little maintenance and can tolerate many different garden situations, especially difficult areas such as dry shade. A useful plant for shady borders or growing in large containers near to the home, where the fragrance can be enjoyed. Height: 2m (6.6'). Spread: 1m (39").

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    • 1 x 2 litre potted sarcococca plant

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

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99

Lithodora diffusa 'Heavenly Blue' (Large Plant)

Lithospermum diffusum 'Heavenly Blue', Purple Gromwell

Bright royal blue, star shaped blooms smother mats of narrow, evergreen foliage throughout late spring and summer. With such a long flowering period, Lithodora 'Heavenly Blue' gives a superb performance as ground cover in rockeries, troughs or at the edge of borders. This hardy, low growing shrub is easy to grow and holds an RHS AGM. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 60cm (24"). More info
    • 1 x 1 litre potted lithodora plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £9.99
    • 2 x 1 litre potted lithodora plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £16.99

Sarcococca hookeriana var. digyna (Large Plant)

Sweet Box, Christmas Box

Fragrant flowers should have a special place in every garden. Sarcococca blooms emit a powerful fragrance during the winter; and it's so strong that it can cut through the chilly winter air too!

Sarcococca plants are tough and resilient, thriving in deep and partial shade. Plants can be grown into a low hedge similar to Box. In fact, Sarcococca is sometimes known as Sweet Box or Christmas Box.

Sarcococca hookeriana var. digyna has purple-tinged stems and the foliage is leathery and weatherproof. From winter onwards, fragrant, firecracker-like blooms appear, followed by black berries. Plant them into the border, by the back door or front door or into large patio containers. Height: 1.5m (5'). Spread: 2m (6').

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    • 1 x 2 litre potted sarcococca plant

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

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £18.99

Potentilla fruticosa 'Pink Paradise' (Large Plant)

Shrubby Cinquefoil

Shrubby Cinquefoil plants are tough, resilient and easy to grow, requiring very little maintenance! Potentilla ‘Pink Paradise' is a bushy shrub, with plenty of punchy little pink flowers from late spring onwards.

Potentilla is unbeatable in the garden, and is remarkably rabbit proof and deer proof. The long flowering season makes it a must for rockeries and cottage garden borders. Height: 75cm (30"). Spread: 120cm (60").

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    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted potentilla plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £12.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted potentilla plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99

Spiraea japonica 'Magic Carpet' (Large Plant)

Japanese Spiraea

Spiraea 'Magic Carpet' is the proud holder of a prestigious RHS Award of Garden Merit, and has been specially selected for its vibrant foliage, which keeps its colour through the season. Almost by surprise, the dazzling foliage is joined by bright pink flowers from early summer.

Spiraea are easy to grow and suitable for most corners of the garden. Plants are quick-growing and make excellent ground cover, hedging or can be used in large patio pots. Spiraea 'Magic Carpet' plants are weather resistant, and especially tolerant of drought. A fantastic shrub for beginners and ideal for small gardens. Height and Spread: 60cm (24").

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    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted spiraea plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 2 x 10.5cm potted spiraea plants

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    • £16.99
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    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted spiraea plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £19.99

Potentilla fruticosa 'Mango Tango' (Large Plant)

Shrubby Cinquefoil

Cup shaped orange-yellow flowers stand out nicely from the grey-green foliage of this compact Shrubby Cinquefoil. Blooming over a very long period from May to September, Potentilla fruticosa 'Mango Tango' provides real value in a sunny border or rockery. This hardy deciduous shrub is adaptable and surprisingly tough, despite the delicate appearance of its fine stems and tiny leaves. Grow it en masse in hot, sunny borders, where it will superb drought tolerance once established. Height and spread: 60cm (24"). More info
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted plant

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

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £18.99

Erica carnea f. alba 'Snow Queen' (Large Plant)

Heather

The dark evergreen foliage of Erica carnea f. alba 'Snow Queen' forms the perfect contrast with the large white, urn-shaped flowers. From late winter to spring, this low spreading shrub is smothered in bloom, providing a rich source of nectar for pollinating insects. A superb low maintenance ground cover plant, and perfect for rockeries, beds, borders and containers. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 45cm (18"). More info
    • 1 x 2 litre potted Erica plant

    • Despatch: By end of January 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 2 x 2 litre potted Erica plants

    • Despatch: By end of January 2016
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    • £16.99

Heather x darleyensis (Large Plant)

Heather

Evergreen Heathers are very popular in the garden for their clusters of lilac-pink flowers which are tough and weatherproof, persisting from December to May! The winter flowering period is also really useful for brightening a dull time of year in the garden, and plants are easy to grow and suitable for small gardens.

Unlike some heathers, Erica darleyensis does not need an acidic soil. Plant Erica darleyensis into borders, rockeries, onto slopes and banks, or plant up some mixed containers with Heather, winter Pansies and Ivy. You can even try Heather in drifts beneath trees and shrubs, it makes an exceptionally good weed-beating ground cover. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 60cm (24").

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    • 1 x 1 litre potted Heather plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £8.99
    • 2 x 2 litre potted Heather plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £14.99

Erica carnea 'Myretoun Ruby' (Large Plant)

Heather

This well known RHS AGM variety has deep pink flowers from late winter through to early spring. As they age, the urn shaped blooms darken to a rich crimson colour against a backdrop of deep green foliage. This hardy evergreen shrub has a fabulous spreading habit which makes superb ground cover. Erica carnea 'Myretoun Ruby' is aversatile heather, tolerating any soil and even coping in lightly shaded areas. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 45cm (18"). More info
    • 1 x 2 litre potted Erica plant

    • Despatch: By end of January 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 2 x 2 litre potted Erica plants

    • Despatch: By end of January 2016
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    • £16.99

Chaenomeles x superba 'Nicoline' (Large Plant)

Flowering Quince, Japanese Quince, Japonica

Chaenomeles x superba 'Nicoline' bears its scarlet red blooms in March and April just as the glossy green foliage emerges. The spiny stems later carry edible, apple-like fruits in autumn, although these are only palatable when cooked. Often grown as a wall shrub, the Japanese Quince makes a useful addition to wildlife gardens providing nectar for pollinating insects and dense, spiny cover for birds. This RHS AGM variety makes an equally useful free-standing shrub for mixed borders and woodland edges. Height: 120cm (48"). Spread: 200cm (78"). More info
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted plant

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    • £11.99
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    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted plants

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    • £18.99
    • Out of stock