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MEGAPOTAMICUM VARIEGATA(AGM) small leaved Abutilon with irregularly splashed
gold leaves, red and orange bell shaped flowers very exotic looking, as a
shrub, best grown on a wall or as a climber
MEGAPOTAMICUM. Beautiful bell flowers red and yellow with prominent sexy
bits, hardy enough but best displayed as a wall shrub.
BAILEYANA **** (AGM) grey pinnate foliage masses of mimosa flws jan -april
within 2 yrs.Grows well in a sheltered spot outside in South Lincs down to
-8C and no damage in flower best descibed as Sex on a stick !!
BOORMANII *** shrubby slow growing species bright yellow massed flowers in
spring, Has proved hardy in a pot outside here down to -8C with no damage
flowers august onwards reasonable scent. Eventually will form a small
billowing tree, highly reccomended
DEALBATA ***(AGM) florists mimosa yellow flws requires grows well and flowers
as far north as Lincoln scented flowers similar to baileyana but scented,
Scented Sex on a stick !!
MEARNSII ***fast growing ferny bipinnate foliage having cream fragrant
flowers in spring. Hardy to Zone 8 -7C
for short periods, it manages to get into the top 100 most ivasive plants but
that I do not think will be a problem in the UK
NANODEALBATA from sub alpine regions of Victoria, dwarfer than dealbata,
expected to be hardier too, other than that similar.
PRAVISSIMA *****(AGM)the hardiest Acacia with unusual triangular lvs
(phyllodes)yellow flws sweetly scented in april, perfectly happy here in
South Linconlshire outside to -9C
RETINOIDES BLUE LEAF FORM **** if like the type will flower early in its life
and flowers well in autumn with scented flowers, which appear through most of
the year forms a small tree which though hardy to -7C must be kept out of
RETINOIDES*** (AGM) willow like leaves, flowers freely large loose paicles of
yellow throughout summer, Autumn and Winter does it ever stop flowering lime
tolerant, hardy to at least -7C. Starts flowering at the age of 18 months.
JULIBRIZZIN ROSEA (AGM)acacia like folige but hardy small tree, excellent in
pots as a patio plant
TRIPHYLLA,(AGM) lemon scented verbena more lemon scented tha a lemon.
ALNIFOLIA Saskatoon service berry, produces edible fruits tasting of apples,
but which sort? Produces a small garden tree with white flowers in Spring and
excellent autumn colour, new shoots bronzed.
OVALIS good autumn colour
CAPENSIS a small shrub to about 4' evergreen and having pink almost cistus
like flowers produced in abundance throughout summer and autumn has proved
reliably hardy locally. Sweet plant as always in flower.
ELATA huge bipinnate leaves spiny sten, architectural, and sub tropical
MELANOCARPA supurb red autumn foliage and edible berries tasting like
PRUNIFOLIA purple copper new growth white rosacea flowers and berries
followed by excellent autumn colour, a good hardy open shrub tolerant of a
range of conditions
POWIS CASTLE,(AGM) small grey filigree foliaged shrub
SERRATA (AGM) small tree with glossy lvs yellow clusters of flowers in
LINDLEYANA unusual glossy foliage, purple to lilac flowers in Aug/sept, not
what you expect from the genus, very nice indeed
PINK DELIGHT huge pink panicles possibly the largest of any Buddleia
BOD. PROFUSION heavy berrying form with violet berries held all winter, easy
and attractive shrub.
KWANTUNGENSIS strangely attractive and unusual small shrub from China. Leaves
larger than C bodnerii, pale green flushed in pinky purple, excellent to me
pink autumn leaf colour, berries pink to purple.
RIGIDUS (VEG)dark red flowers produced in abundance after about three years,
seed collected in Cornwall, as this is of more spiky foliaged than the
Australian version(What do they know) and proves reliably hardy (Cutting
raised for quicker flowering)
OCCIDENTALIS medium deciduous shrub having brick red 2" across flowers,
summer and early autumn, bright green glossy leaves, not often grown but
comes thouroughly reccomended
SUMMER SORBET (AGM) a new variety with
gold edged leaves blue flowers in late summer early autumn, on dwarf shrub, a
colour license paid label comes with each plant
OCCIDENTALIS "The Button Bush" easily cultivated but quite rare, a
deciduous bush carrying white ball shaped flower heads in august, interesting
and not unattractive
JAPONICA Katsura Tree,Burnt sugar shrub,ever changing foliage starting out
pink in spring ending brilliant yellow autumn foliage. Frost tends to kill
off thin shoots so is best often pruned fairly hard in spring, not good in
SILAQUASTRUM Judas tree
ELEGANS proved suprisingly hardy surviving down to -8C, survives outside at
Holbeach on a fence , gives a fine show of bright red bunched flowers. In
very cold weather goes deciduous but this I think can be advantageous to its
flowering performance in April, Fantastic!
CAMEO double large peach flws up to 2" across
PURPUREUM purple flws of crushed silk
LUTEA (syn kentukea, tinctoria) medium sized very handsome tree says
Hilliers, having white Wisteria flowers in summer heavily scented, add to
this brilliant yellow autumn colour, must be a winner.
PUNICEUS ALBA(AGM)white lobster claw needs protection in winter from a wall
does exceptionally well in the sub tropical climes of South Lincs on a wall,
reputedly hardierthan the red
PUNICEUS ROSEA(AGM) deep red lobster claw needs protection in winter from a
wall does exceptionally well in the sub tropical climes of South Lincs on a
CNEORUM (AGM) silver foliaged small shrub with white bind weed flowers.
INDIVISA striking variety with wide leaves and orange mid rib, true form not
often offered as seed sources are variable and usually Australis
ALBA SPATHII (AGM) gold variegated lvs red stems in winter
FLAVIRIMEA (AGM)yellow stemmed dogwood for winter colour stems
KESSELRINGII Black stemed dogwood, really the stems are dark purple in
winter, leaves tinged purple in summer, the king of winter stems.
KOUSA CHINENSIS a large elegant and sophisticated shrub having excellent
autumn colour and white bract like flowers in June often followed by
strawberry like fruits.
KOUSA MILKY W AY, a very attractive small garden tree or shrub. Produces a
vase like shape, with appealling bark and large creamy flowers, followed by
red strawbery like fruits
MID WINTER FIRE orange red yellow stems make this dwarf plant truly stunning
SERICEA CARDINAL reddish and orange stem medium grower, different but similar
and larger than Winter fire
GLAUCA long flowering bright yellow
scented flws, good small shrub
GLAUCA VARIEGATA bright creamy white variegated shrub long flowering bright yellow scented flws
mostly in winter, good small shrub
SEMPERVIRENS STRICTA italian cypress making a fine columnar evergreen
NIGRESCENS CYNI dwarf deciduous trifoliate shrub,bright yellow panicles of
scented flws in mid to late summer,a lovely plant, not what you expect from a
broom at all!
DEUTZIA STRAWBERRY FIELDS
SEIBOLDIANA VARIEGATA deciduous shrub
with palmate lvs margins creamy white definitely different
STAUNTONII a sub shrub with leaves mint scented carrying panicles of liac
purple flowers in late summer and autumn
COCCINEUM Chilean fire bush, a semi evergreen prefering a slightly acidic
well drained soil , have seen in the Midlands groing well needs a sheltered
spot and the stock we had last winter went down to -15.6C and has grown away
well. Words cannot describe find a picture on the net.
CAMPHORA broad grey green lvs one of the hardiest.tolerates poor drainage
COCCIFERA striking glaucous lvs in adult trees reasonably hardy, young
foliage undersides deep purple, warty glistening stems.
niphophila (AGM) white stemmed snow gum
PAUCIFLORA PAUCIFLORA (AGM) Snow gum
PERRINIANA Hardy small Tasmanian tree handsome white bark with peeling
MELLIFERA (AGM)sub tropical looking tall to 5' with honey scented flws in
PECTINATUS ferny foliaged shrub from South Africa, has proved hardy here in
mild years, continuous supply of yellow daisy flowers on a compact shrub of
GIRALDII WILSONII this varity has the largest flowers of any in the group,
white flowers on a medium sized deciduous shrub.
CARICA BROWN TURKEY(FIG) I have never yet seen it produce a chicken, let
alone a turkey , and a brown one at that.
SIMPLEX big leaved unusual tree
BERNISSERS HARDY excellent in late summer and autumn, very hardy short
growing hardy and reliable
MAGELLANICA VERSICOLOR purple pink and
white tinged foliage
MOLINAE (magellanica alba) very hardy quick growing variety reaching 5 feet,
having glossy leaves with masses of white to very light pink flws summer til
late autumn,shaggy bark develops on older specimens
RICCARTONII (AGM) hardy large shrubby fuchsia mid sized flowers in purple and
red simple but delightful, used as hedging in coastal areas
PORLOCK (AGM) fast growing flws yellow scented in march to may sporadically
through the rest of the year. Beauty.
HALIMOCISTUS LIBANOTIS charming small shrub with bright green linear foliage, in early summer bearing masses of small pure bright yellow cistus like flowers
SAHUCII(AGM) very pretty white flws carried over bright green foliage, looks
good in pots.
angustifolia BORDE HILL small grey green leaves very bushy plant with masses
of white flowers produced in July, has been suggested as a hedge, evergreen,
not commonly offered, hardier than expected.
SEXSTYLOSA STARDUST (AGM) an evergreen shrub or small tree, white flowers in
abundence in summer, very choice and select, needs a bit of shelter from cold
winds, or it becomes deciduous.
ANOMALA WINTER SURPRISE
ARBORESCENS ANNABELLE (AGM) huge flw heads in creamy whitemake this a sfirst
rate garden shrub
ARBORESCENS VISITATION an uncommon variety, dwarf stocky plant sterile
flowers tidy grower, bright white mopheads, smaller than Annabelle. We expect
the heads to be more weather resistant and not to flop during rain.
ASPERA MAUVETTE, a seemingly compact hairy leaved type with light mauve
flowers, suited to moist shade, but not essential.
AYESHA light purple wax like flowers, most unusual of the mophead
LIMELIGHT inc royalty paid label. New variety with large panicles of solid
flowers lime green initially, compact when grown properly.
macrophylla Merveille Sanguine dwarf macrophylla type flowers red, with deep
purple autumn foliage truly stunning in colour.Very rare
MACROPHYLLA NIGRA black stems pink mophead flowers
MAROPHYLLA RED MOPHEAD a compact form with good flower quality, one we have
grown for a customer but not sure of name.
PANICULATA KYUSHU (AGM)Panicles of off white in summer, strong upright
habit, reminiscent of upside down ice
cream cones, real eyecatcher.
PANICULATA PHANTOM possibly the largest flowering conical headed variety,
made up of masses of sterile white florets very beautiful and reasonably
compact, strong flowers stems which can be cut.
PINK DIAMOND (AGM)medium deciduous shrub having white panicles of flowers in
summer, which turn the loveliest of reds, pinks in late summer and
QUERCIFOLIA (AGM) oak leaved Hydrangea having very large flowers pure white
and conical, our stock plant seems dwarf.
SERRATA CHIBA CHERRY LIPS golden foliage with reddish new growth
SERRATA GRAYSWOOD popular plant with large florets
SERRATA KIYOSUMI a seemingly compact growing form with purpletinged foliage
very attractive, lace cap flowers are white with a strong deep pink edge, all
in all very nice.
SERRATA MIYAMA YAE MURASAKI double blue flowers in acidic soil, or treat with
SERRATA PREZIOSA (AGM) an amazing plant being the only serrata with very
large mophead flowers. Premier plant.
AUSTRALIS tender shrub with small blue datura like flowers, will tolerate -6C
becomes deciduous, very beautiful plant when grown. Ours are seed raised as
this seems to produce a far more vigorous plant.
VIRGINICA large creamy scented panicles on deep green foliage which colours
well in atumn
ELLAGANCE SNOW seed raised with white
flowers to flower in late summer reputedly dwarf and compact and hardy, they
do smell strongly
ELLAGANCE ICE seed raised with blue tinged white flowers to flower in late
ELLAGANCE SKY seed raised with blue flowers to flower in late summer
IMPERIAL GEM, (AGM) The RHS selected this as a form of Hidcote in trials and
have commended this highly, short and compact
a good replacement for Hidcote.
IN Effect Hidcote super select vegetatively propped.
x intermedia GROSSO vigorous sturdy plant with good grey lvs more tolerant of
damp than most. If Carlsberg grew lavenders this would be it.
BICOLOR medium sized shrub with bright rose red flowers in autumn. Plant of
semi upright habit, very attractive, LARGER FLOWERS THAN THUNBERGII
LESPEDEZA THUNBERGII mavellous plant
FORMOSA GOLDEN LEAF FORM
PURPUSII winter flws strongly scented shrubby honeysuckle in feb
BARBATUM (GOJI BERRY) said to cure most ails of man,eat the fruit, like a
salted currant, you can live to be 250, have excellent eyesight, tinitus free and a great sex life, classed
as a superfood. Tis a shrub to 8 feet and similar spread having blue and
white small flowers and edible berries. highly wind and salt tolerant. GO GO GOJI I say. Crops in second year.
Supposed to put you in a good mood too. MINISTRY INSPECTED AND CERTIFIED,
MAJOR(AGM) architectural perennial with lge pinnate grey green lvs.Classed as
a a shrub in native South Africa, more of a perennial here.
COCCINEA LAKE CABURGUA a lax growing
plant or climber, related to african violet with deep red flw pouches larger
than the type, small glossy foliage, hardy and truly spectacular in
flower.flowers throughout the year but most in early summer. Highly
TIBETICA large decid shrub with pink drooping flw panicles in summer
BELLE ETIOLE (AGM) a first class shrub whose perfumed blooms clothe a compact
shrub to 5'. Ajoy to behold the very large flowers, with purple staining,
BUCKLEY'S QUILL fantastic
CORONARIUS AUREUS (AGM)gold lvs especially when grown in light shade scented
INNOCENSE creamy variegated lvs having single flowers in profusion which are
LEMONEI upright habit except in flw when branches arch with single heavily
scented white blossom
MANTEAU D HERMINE(AGM) dwarf shrub double white flws bright green lvs
MINNASOTA SNOWFLAKE growing up to 6' high this American cultivar, has its
branches bowed over with the weight of the double white scented flowers in
MRS E L ROBINSON dwarf form of Virginal, double scented flowers up to 3"
across produced in clusters in early summer, grows to about 5' high, suited
to a bit of shade, prefering full sun, possibly one of the best
POLAR STAR mid sized shrub good green leaves and large scented clear white
semi double flowers very worthwhile growing.
SILVER SHOWERS white reasonable large single scented flowers in profusion on
a compact shrub to 4' high. Highly recommended
LABURNIFOLIUS trifoliate bright evergreen lvs on this small tree or wall
shrub emphasis the yellow laburnum type flws
CRASSIFOLIUM has glossy bright green shield shaped leaves, grey fuzz
beneath,(felted) highly salt tolerant, and after this winter 2010/11 looks to
be particularly hardy having suffered no damage in a tunnel, I think this a
lovely plant, having red flowers in spring.
EUGENOIDES "Lemonwood" so called as the leaves give off lemon
fragrance, larged wavy leaved small tree or shrub, we had one here for
sometime but had to cut down in way of washing line, but very attractive.
TENUIFOLIUM GOLD STAR bright gold variegated foliage on this popular
TENUIFOLIUM SILVER QUEEN
TOBIRA VARIEGATA(AGM) open growing evergreen shrub with grey green leaves and
TOBIRA(AGM) large glossy green foliage, with strongly scented flowers, a
native of the Med but is proving very hardy and has overwintered here for
many years. Hardy to at least -10C.
TOM THUMB (AGM)
X DALMAISIANA (AGM) amazing flowering shrub with purple winged flowers with a
white stamens, reckoned to be one of the hardiest. Definitely different and
will require a sunny sheltered spot.
PROSTANTHERA ROTUNDIFOLIA a reasonable hardy plant given some shelter and a bit of fleece if freezing wind occur. Interesting scented foliage fantastic in flower, need plenty of water does survive here in sheltered spots hardy to -7C
INCISA MIKINORI small growing Tree or shrub semi double pink flowers, like,
very nice indeedy
INCISA OSCHIDORI small double pink flowers like mini Kanzan
KOJO NOMAI small growing shrub with zig zag growths producing an abundence of
pink flowers in early spring, very pretty and attractive shrub
LAUROCERASUS MARBLED WHITE
HISPIDA small garden tree with in summer drooping panicles of white scented
flowers, apparently quite rare and very choice.
SCANDENS suited to most soils and situations, this shrub produces stems to 4'
high carrying from late spring to mid summer papery white flowers
2"across, followed by noticeable shiny black fruits
IDEN BLUE BOY compact and very flat growing form of prostratus
OFFICINALE GORIZIA particularly hardy form of upright habit with very large
pale blue flowers, clean foliage
DEPENDENS rare shrub think dwarf shrub callistemon x buddleia, flowers late
RUBUS OLYMPIC DOUBLE striking large magenta red double flowered form, followed by yellow fruits.A bramble suited to dry soils and shade. Looks like a bramble grows to 4' like a small bramble but the flowers are excellent, and it grows almost anywhere