Our Plants

COMMON NAMEDESCRIPTION
Abelia Grandiflora

Abelia
Glossy AbeliaA semi-evergreen shrub with glossy green leaves and fragrant white flowers tinged with pink.
Acacia Dealbata

Acacia Dealbata
MimosaPretty long feathery leaves with attractive fluffy heads of fragrant flowers
Agapanthus Umbellatus Albus

Albus
African LilyA beautiful late summer flowering plant with large round heads of pure white flowers
Agapanthus Umbellatus Ovatus

Ovatus
African Blue LilyA beautiful late summer flowering plant with large round heads of deep blue flowers
Agave Americana

Agave Americana
Century PlantAn impressive succulent with spiny lance shaped leaves with large panicles on very tall flower stems of greenish-yellow flowers
Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera
Medicinal AloeAn attractive tree-like succulent with long, bright green toothed leaves.
Brahea Armata

Brahea Armata
Mexican Blue PalmA dramatic architectural plant, with blue-green fan shaped leaves which are edged with sharp teeth
Butia Capitata

Butia Capitata
Pindo PalmSingle trunk cold-hardy palm with curved fronds, producing a yellow inflorescent flowering structure
Callistemon

Callistemon
Crimson BottlebrushAn attractive shrub, arching pink-red young stems, with dark green leaves, lemon scented when crushed. Crimson bottlebrush-like flowers
Camellia Japonica

Camellia
CamelliaClassic spring flowering evergreen shrub with colourful waxy flowers and fine glossy foliage
Chamaerops Humilis

Chamaerops Humilis
European Fan PalmA hardy clump forming palm with trangular fan-shaped leaves producing yellow flowers in summer
Chamaerops Humilis Cerifera

Chamaerops Cerifera
Dwarf Blue Fan PalmOne of the hardies of blue palms. Pale blue waxy leaves with multiple trunks
Cordyline

Cordyline
New Zealand Cabbage PlantErect palm-like tree with arching, narrow light green leaves. Mature trees bear tiny white flowers followed by blue or blue-tinted berries
Cortaderia Selloana

Cortaderia Sellowiana
Pampas GrassDensely tufted, clump forming perennial grass with arching mid green leaves and tall stems of silky, silvery plumes
Cycas Revoluta

Cycas Revoluta
Sago PalmAn architectural plant with stiff, palm-like glossy arching leaves which grow out from a fat bulbous stem
Dasylirion Wheeleri

Dasylirion Wheeleri
Blue Desert SpoonA dramatic round ball of long spiky looking leaves that ray out from the trunk. It is especially magical at night when against the light
Dicksonia Antartica

Dicksonia Antartica
Woolly Tree FernA tree-like evergreen fern with delicate fronds, pale green at first then darkening with age
Diospyros Kaki

Diospyros Kaki
PersimmonA deciduous shrub or tree with handsome polished leaves and producing bright orange edible fruits
Eriobotrya Japonica

Eriobotrya Japonica
LoquatA vigorous spreading tree with bold, pointed dark green glossy leaves. Large panicles of fragrant white flowers followed by orange coloured fruits
Euonymus Japonicus

Euonymus Japonicus
Japanese SpindleA large shrub with evergreen glossy, dark green leaves narrowly margined creamy white
Feijoa Sellowiana

Feijoa Sellowiana
Pineapple GuavaA bushy shrub with grey-green leaves, silvery white underneath. Flowers hae long red stamens with purple red petals
Ficus Carica

Ficus Carica
Common FigA deciduous shrub with handsome foliage of large, deeply lobed leaves. Minute petal-less flowers are contained in a hollowed out receptacle which enlarges to form edible fruit
Grevillea

Grevillea
GrevilleaA wild flower of Australia, with attractive needle-like foliage with distinctive spidery flowers.
Ilex Aquifolium

Ilex Aquifolium
Common HollyAn evergreen shrub with spiny glossy wavy margined, dark green leaves. Insignificant flowers in summer producing long lasting red berries in autumn
Laurus Nobilis

Laurus Nobilis
Bay TreeAn excellent foliage plant with lends itself to topiary. Long dark green leaves that are aromatic with a dense habit
Ligustrum Jonandrum

Ligustrum Jonandrum
PrivetA bushy shrub with dark green leaves and creamy white flowers, followed by black berries
Magnolia Grandiflora

Magnolia Grandiflora
MagnoliaA broadly conical evergreen tree with glossy dark green leaves, large showy cup-shaped creamy white flowers produced from late summer to early autumn
Nandina Domestica

Nandina Domestica
Heavenly BambooAn evergreen shrub with elegant green foliage and pretty white flowers with large yellow anthers in mid-summer followed by bright red fruit
Nerium Oleander

Nerium Oleander
Rose BayA tender Mediterranean evergreen shrub, very free flowering with large clusters of beautiful flowers.
Olea Europaea

Olea Europaea
Olive TreeAn evergreen rounded tree with silvery green leather leaves and tiny fragrant white flowers which are followed by edible green fruits, ripening to black
Phoenix Canariensis

Phoenix Canariensis
Canary Island Date PalmAn impressive foliage plant with a stout trunk and deep green, arching pinnate leaves
Phormium Tenax Purpureum

Phormium Purpureum
New Zealand FlaxA clump forming perennial with striking sword shaped purplish-bronze leaves. Atrractive tubular flowers
Phormium Tenax Variegatum

Phormium Tenax
New Zealand FlaxThe tallest variety of Phormiums with sword shape lime coloured leaves margined cream, producing tubular orange to red flowers
Photinia Serrulata

Photinia Serrulata
Christmas BerryA spreading evergreen shrub with glossy dark green leaves, red when young. Smal white flowers are followed by bright red fruit
Phyllostachys Aurea

Phyllostachys Aurea
Golden BambooA clump forming erect bamboo with grooved bright mid-green canes becoming yellow-brown. Narrow yellowish to golden green leaves
Pittosporum Tobira

Pittosporum Tobira
Japanese Mock OrangeA very attractive foliage plant with lustrous green leaves and clusters of sweetly scented small bell-shaped flowers
Rhyncospermum Jasminoides

Rhyncospermum Jasminoides
Star JasmineA twining climber with glossy dark green leaves, turning bronze -red in winter. Pure white flowers from mid to late summer
Sabal Causiarum

Sabal Causiarum
Puerto Rican Hat PalmA solitary fan palm with stout stems and inflorescences of creamy white flowers producing oval-shaped black fruit
Sabal Minor

Sabal Minor
Dwarf PalmettoA trunkless, slow growing palm with blue-grey pinnate fronds and renowned as one of the hardiest of all palms
Sabal Palmetto

Sabal Palmetto
Cabbage PalmA single-trunked, slow growing palm with pinnate green fronds producing yellowish-white flowers
Trachycarpus Fortunei

Trachycarpus Fortunei
Chusan/Windmill PalmA single stemmed palm with large fan-shaped dark green leaves. Small yellow flowers emerge close to the leaf bases in early summer. The hardiest palm in Britain
Vitis Vinifera

Vitis Vinifera
Grape VineA deciduous climbing shrub with a twisted stem and long, flexible branches which support themselves when near walls, fences or other structures, producing edible fruits (grapes)
Washingtonia Filifera

Washingtonia Filifera
Desert Fan PalmA beautiful architectural plant with hanging filaments from the segmented fan shaped leaves.
Washingtonia Robusta

Washingtonia Robusta
Thread PalmA tall, tender, fast-growing palm with a slender tapering trunk and sharply toothed leaf stalks bearing bright-green leaf blades
Wollemi Pine

Wollemi Pine
Wollemia NobilisA fast growing, tall, coniferous tree with multiple trunks, bubbled dark brown bark and pendulous branches bearing needle-like leaves
Yucca Aloifolia

Yucca Aloifolia
Spanish BayonetAn excellent architectural shaped plant with lance shaped stiff, leathery leaves each ending with a sharp point
Yucca Filamentosa

Yucca Filamentosa
Adams NeedleA clump forming shrub with rosettes of rigid, dark green leaves, margined with curly white hairs. Upright spikes of nodding, bell-shaped white flowers in mid and late summer
Yucca Rostrata

Yucca Rostrata
Beaked YuccaAn exceptionally distinctive single trunked species with a magnificent, almost spherical head of very narrow, flexible, powder blue leaves