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Abies x arnoldiana 'Cyrille'

Abies x arnoldiana 'Cyrille'
Arnold Fir

Unusual in the UK, Abies x arnoldiana 'Cyrille' is a slow growing, spreading conifer with dark green needles and attractive lilac purple, upright cones on established specimens
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Abies nordmanniana 'Golden Spreader'

Abies nordmanniana 'Golden Spreader'
Golden Fir

A very slow-growing evergreen conifer, Abies nordmanniana 'Golden Spreader' has ornamental soft golden-yellow foliage and a low spreading habit when young
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Aegopodium podagraria 'Variegata'

Aegopodium podagraria 'Variegata'
Snow-on-the-Mountain

A colourful, variegated selection of our common ground elder, Aegopodium podagraria 'Variegata' is much slower to spread and makes an elegant and understated ground cover
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Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant'

Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant'
Bugle

An eye-catching ground cover perennial, Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant' has large bronze-purple leaves and upright spikes of purple-blue flowers in late spring & early summer
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Arum italicum 'Pictum'

Arum italicum 'Pictum'
Lords & Ladies

Available Spring 2016 - Arum italicum 'Pictum' is a fascinating plant with lush green arrow-shaped leaves and creamy white veins that are handsome throughout the winter months
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Brunnera macrophylla

Brunnera macrophylla
Siberian Bugloss

A lovely ground cover plant producing clumps of heart-shaped emerald green leaves early in spring and a delicate scattering of starry blue forget-me-not flowers borne above the leaves in late spring
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Carex oshimensis 'Everlime'

Carex oshimensis 'Everlime'
Sedge

An evergreen grass, Carex oshimensis 'Everlime' has dark, glossy green leaves with a pale lime green margin and can be grown as a container or ground cover plant if required
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Cedrus libani 'Sargentii'

Cedrus libani 'Sargentii'
Weeping Cedar of Lebanon

 A slow growing plant, Cedrus libani 'Sargentii' is a handsome Cedar with horizontally growing or weeping branche with needles that are dark greenish-blue in colour
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Cornus canadensis

Cornus canadensis
Bunchberry

A native to parts of Greenland and Alaska, this is a beautiful carpeting shrub with white, 2 cm wide flower bracts in early summer
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Cornus stolonifera 'Kelseyi'

Cornus stolonifera 'Kelseyi'
Compact Dogwood

Available Summer 2017 - A low growing shrub, Cornus stolonifera 'Kelseyi' has a densly branching habit and colourful red stems in the winter
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Cotoneaster astrophoros

Cotoneaster astrophoros
Ground cover Cotoneaster

An uncommon weeping shrub, Cotoneaster astrophoros is evergreen and forms a compact mat, studded with white, star-like flowers in spring
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Euonymus fortunei var coloratus

Euonymus fortunei var. coloratus
Wintercreeper (was £9.50)

SPECIAL OFFER - A tough, useful and evergreen, ground cover plant, Euonymus fortunei var coloratus has a dense growing habit and forms a sprawling, thick, bushy mat
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Euonymus fortunei 'Harlequin'

Euonymus fortunei 'Harlequin'
Variegated Wintercreeper

A lovely dwarf, evergreen plant, Euonymus fortunei 'Harlequin' has dark green leaves flecked with ivory-white variegation which are tinged with pink when young
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Euonymus fortunei 'Wolong ghost'

Euonymus fortunei 'Wolong ghost'
Silver-Veined Wintercreeper

A new and rare, evergreen ground cover plant, Euonymus fortunei 'Wolong ghost'  has narrow, dark green leaves with conspicuous silvery-white markings along their veins
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Euphorbia cyparissias

Euphorbia cyparissias
Spurge or Bonaparte's crown

A spreading and vigorous ground cover perannial, Euphorbia cyparissias has showy, lime-yellow flower bracts in late spring or early summer and fine, blueish-green leaves
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Fagus sylvatica 'Londal Kribbebuk'
Creeping Beech

Available Autumn 2017 - New to us and very interesting, Fagus sylvatica 'Londal Kribbebuk' is a very low, spreading selection of beech which will gradually form excellent, woody ground cover
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Geranium macrorrhizum 'Ingwersen's Variety (3L pots)'

Geranium macrorrhizum 'Ingwersen's Variety (3L pots)'
Hardy Geranium

This beautiful geranium is named after the Danish/German plantsman Walter Ingwersen and grows in large clumps, covered with pretty rose-pink flowers from in early to mid summer
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Geranium x oxonianum 'Claridge Druce'

Geranium x oxonianum 'Claridge Druce'
Cranesbill

A reliable and hardy ground cover plant, Geranium x oxonianum 'Claridge Druce' has masses of lovely rose-pink flowers from early to late summer
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Ginkgo biloba 'Horizontalis'

Ginkgo biloba 'Horizontalis'
Spreading Maidenhair Tree

Horizontally growing shrub with a very flat habit, Ginkgo biloba 'Horizontalis' looks great when allowed to arch out over a slope or low wall
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Hebe  'Prostrata'

Hebe 'Prostrata'
Hebe

An interesting and unusual Hebe with dainty, dark green leaves, white flowers in late spring or early summer and a mound-like habit once established
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Hedera helix 'Buttercup'

Hedera helix 'Buttercup'
Golden Ivy

A slow growing evergreen plant, Hedera helix 'Buttercup' has butter-yellow leaves and makes an attractive small climber or ground cover plant
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Hedera helix 'Minima'

Hedera helix 'Minima'
Dwarf English Ivy

A very slow growing, dwarf cultivar, Hedera helix 'Minima' has dainty, small dark green leaves and an attractive trailing habit
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Hedera helix 'Sagittifolia'

Hedera helix 'Sagittifolia'
English Ivy

An eye-catching ivy, Hedera helix 'Sagittifolia' is a large climber with attractive, glossy, dark green, arrow-shaped leaves
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Hedera nepalensis

Hedera nepalensis
Himalayan Ivy

A reasonably vigorous and unusual Ivy, Hedera nepalensishas eye-catching grey-green leaves
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Hydrangea seemanii

Hydrangea seemanii
Mexican Climbing Hydrangea

Available Summer 2017 -  Lovely, evergreen climber with eye-catching flowers that is remarkably hardy considering it was introduced to the United Kingdom from Mexico
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Hydrangea serrata 'Mount Aso'

Hydrangea serrata 'Mount Aso'
Mountain Hydrangea

Discovered growing on the flanks of Mount Aso in Japan, Hydrangea serrata 'Mount Aso' is a compact shrub with lovely pink and blue (depending on the soil pH) flower heads in summer
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Juniperus procumbens 'Nana'

Juniperus procumbens 'Nana'
Juniper

Available Summer 2016 - A compact, prostrate Juniper, Juniperus procumbens 'Nana' is evergreen with silvery-blue needle-like leaves
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Lamium maculatum 'Beacon Silver'

Lamium maculatum 'Beacon Silver'
Dead Nettle

A showy and tough ground cover plant, Lamium maculatum 'Beacon Silver' has delicate silvery-green leaves and whorls of vivid magenta flowers in late spring and early summer
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Lonicera x  'Honey Baby'

Lonicera x 'Honey Baby'
Bushy Honeysuckle

A lovely plant, Lonicera x 'Honey Baby' is a shrubby, ground cover honeysuckle with masses of fragrant creamy white flowers and a reasonably low habit
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Lonicera periclymenum 'Honeybush'

Lonicera periclymenum 'Honeybush'
Ground cover Honeysuckle

A truly outstanding plant, Lonicera periclymenum 'Honeybush' is a ground cover form of our native woodbine with sprays of scented red and cream flowers in mid to late summer
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Microbiota decussata

Microbiota decussata
Russian Arborvitae

Available Spring 2017 - A tough, useful plant native to Russia, Microbiota decussata is a low growing, spreading, evergreen conifer with bright apple-green summer foliage which turns purple-bronze in the winter months
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Nepeta  'Six Hills Giant'

Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant'
Catmint

A vigorous perennial with aromatic, gray-green leaves and pretty spikes of lavender blue flowers in June and July
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Persicaria campanulata

Persicaria campanulata
Persicaria

Native to parts of North India and Southwest China, Persicaria campanulata is a vigorous plant, with attractively veined, lush green leaves and branching heads of pink bell-like flowers in summer
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Pleioblastus pygmaeus

Pleioblastus pygmaeus
Bamboo

A dwarf bamboo native to the forests and woods of eastern Asia and Japan, Pleioblastus pygmaeus has small narrow, lush green leaves and forms a dense carpet once established
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Pulmonaria rubra 'Redstart'

Pulmonaria rubra 'Redstart'
Lungwort

An excellent round cover perennial, Pulmonaria rubra 'Redstart' forms a mat of mid-green leaves with masses of attractive, pinkish-red flowers appearing in spring
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Ribes laurifolium

Ribes laurifolium
Evergreen Flowering Currant

An unusual native to parts of Western China, Ribes laurifolium is an evergreen shrub with lovely, sweetly scented flowers in late winter or early spring
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Rubus calycinoides 'Betty Ashburner'

Rubus calycinoides 'Betty Ashburner'
Ornamental Bramble

A tough, evergreen ground cover plant, Rubus calycinoides 'Betty Ashburner' has bold, dark green leaves and white, saucer-shaped flowers in early summer
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Rubus spectabilis 'Olympic Double'

Rubus spectabilis 'Olympic Double'
Salmonberry

Native to the west coast of North America from southern Alaska south to California, Rubus spectabilis 'Olympic Double' has spectacular fully double, magenta-rose coloured flowers in late spring
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Salix nakamurana var yezoalpina

Salix nakamurana var. yezoalpina
Yezo Dwarf Willow

A low growing, prostrate species of willow with lovely catkins which can be found growing in the wild on the alpine slopes of Hokkaido, Japan
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Sasa veitchii

Sasa veitchii
Japanese Bamboo

A spreading dwarf bamboo native to Japan, Sasa veitchii has dark green leaves which gradually wither and turn an attractive creamy-straw colour around the leaf edge
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Scopolia carniolica

Scopolia carniolica
Scopolia

An unusual, creeping perennial plant native to parts of central and south-east Europe, Scopolia carniolica has lovely nodding, chocolate coloured, bell-shaped flowers in spring
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Sorbaria sorbifolia 'Sem'

Sorbaria sorbifolia 'Sem'
False Spiraea

A lovely plant with delicate fern-like foliage, Sorbaria sorbifolia 'Sem' has young leaves, tinged with pink which gradually darken to green as they age
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Spiraea japonica 'Dart's Red'

Spiraea japonica 'Dart's Red'
Spiraea

A dense, compact shrub, Spiraea japonica 'Dart's Red' has masses of deep red-pink flower clusters in early summer and blueish-green leaves which turn shades of purple or orange before falling in autumn
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Stephanandra incisa 'Crispa'

Stephanandra incisa 'Crispa'
Cutleaf Stephanandra

A graceful, deciduous shrub native to parts of Korea and Japan with prettily cut, bright green leaves that turn soft-yellow and orange in autumn before falling
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Symphytum  'Hidcote Blue'

Symphytum 'Hidcote Blue'
Comfrey

A tough, reliable flowering ground cover plant with some leaf cover through the winter and clumps of fresh leaves appearing from early spring
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Vinca minor 'Aureovariegata (3L pot)'

Vinca minor 'Aureovariegata (3L pot)'
Variegated Periwinkle

A versatile evergreen ground cover plant, Vinca minor 'Aureovariegata' has eye-catching gold and yellow variegation on the leaves and pretty lavender-blue flowers from Spring to Summer
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