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Geranium – Cranesbill | Buy Geraniums online in the UK

Geranium Cranesbill for sale in the UK

The well-known gardener Margery Fish was once asked if she knew the secret of gardening? She answered – ‘The secret is, when in doubt plant a geranium! They certainly are easy plants and brighten up the dullest of days and … Continue reading

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Agapanthus africanus – The African lily | Buy Agapanthus in the UK

Agapanthus africanus African lily

Agapanthus africanus or more commonly the African lily, African blue lily or Lilly of the Nile Native to the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa. Agapanthus africanus was first introduced into Europe towards the end of the 17th century … Continue reading

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Cynara cardunculus – Cardoon or Artichoke thistle for sale in the UK

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From the Canary Islands, north-western Africa and the Mediterranean, Cynara cardunculus is a very statuesque, thistle-like clump forming perennial, growing to a height of 2.4m with enormous, thick, architectural, greyish silver-green leaves up to 1.2 m long. In high summer, … Continue reading

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Hosta ‘Fire and Ice’ Plantain Lily – Buy Hosta Plants Online

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Hosta ‘Fire and Ice’- A very dramatic small Hosta with slightly twisted leaves that have bottle-green margins and splashes of pure white at the centre giving a very dramatic look, growing to about 0.3m by 0.3m.  From early July spikes of funnel-shaped, lavender … Continue reading

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Hosta sieboldiana var. elegans – Buy Online

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Hosta sieboldiana – A rather large and very dramatic  clump-forming Hosta from Japan growing up to 1m high with a spread of 1.2m or more wide with very sculptural  rounded heart-shaped, heavily puckered and veined greyish blue leaves from 25-50 … Continue reading

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Hosta ‘Sum and Substance’ – Buy Plantain Lily Online

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Hosta ‘Sum and Substance’ the – Plantain lily – A fabulous and very exotic looking clump-forming perennial growing to a height of 0.75cm high with spread of 1.2m. It has ovate to heart-shaped, pointed, pale green leaves up to 50cm … Continue reading

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Hosta ‘Big Daddy’ Sieboldiana hybrid – Buy Hostas Online in UK

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Hosta ‘Big Daddy’ – A must have clump-forming perennial growing to a height of 60cm with a spread of 1m wide.  This large leaved form  has rounded to heart-shaped, cupped, deeply puckered, glaucous, blue-green, leaves up to 28cm long. In … Continue reading

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Gunnera manicata – Giant Chile Rhubarb for Sale in the UK

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Gunnera manicata – Giant Chile rhubarb. If you want to grow a plant with the largest leaves possible, then it has to be G. manicata, an absolute essential for the exotic garden that is, if you have enough room! There … Continue reading

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