BlueBell Nursery - All Items - 'Plants for bees and butterflies'

Achillea millefolium 'Red Beauty'

Achillea millefolium 'Red Beauty'
Yarrow

A lovely perennial, Achillea millefolium 'Red Beauty' has flat clusters of deep crimson flowers in summer and fine green leaves
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Ageratina ligustrina

Ageratina ligustrina
Eupatorium micranthum

Available Autumn 2016 - One of the very best plants for attracting bees and butterflies, this is an unusual, evergreen shrub with dark green leaves and long lasting, large, flattened, white flower heads in late summer
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Amorpha fruticosa

Amorpha fruticosa
False Indigo

Available early Summer 2017 - A lovely, deciduous plant with exciting, indigo flowers native to the Southern United States which was first introduced to England in 1724
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Anchusa azurea 'Loddon Royalist'

Anchusa azurea 'Loddon Royalist'
Bugloss

A lovely perennial, Anchusa azurea 'Loddon Royalist'  with bristly, mid-green leaves and brilliant blue flowers all summer
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Arbutus unedo

Arbutus unedo
Strawberry Tree

Gorgeous evergreen plant which has white or pale pink pitcher-like flowers in autumn followed by bright red, edible, strawberry-like fruit
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Astrantia major 'Moulin Rouge'

Astrantia major 'Moulin Rouge'
Masterwort

An eye-catching plant,  Astrantia major 'Moulin Rouge' has very dark red flowers in summer and dark green leaves
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Buddleja alternifolia

Buddleja alternifolia
Weeping Butterfly Bush

Available Autumn 2017 - An unusual shrub native to parts of China, Buddleja alternifolia has elegant, arching branches covered with masses of fragrant, lilac flowers in early to mid summer
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Buddleja davidii 'Black Knight'

Buddleja davidii 'Black Knight'
Butterfly Bush

A popular garden plant, Buddleja davidii 'Black Knight' has lovely long trusses of fragrant, dark purple flowers in late summer
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Buddleja davidii 'Nanho Blue'

Buddleja davidii 'Nanho Blue'
Butterfly Bush

A compact butterfly bush, Buddleja davidii 'Nanho Blue' has arching branches with spikes of fragrant pale lilac-blue flowers in summer and lance-shaped, grey-green leaves
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Buddleja davidii 'Nanho White'

Buddleja davidii 'Nanho White'
Butterfly Bush

A handsome butterfly bush, Buddleja davidii 'Nanho White' is compact with arching branches and long, fragrant pure white flowers in mid to late summer
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Buddleja davidii 'Orpheus'

Buddleja davidii 'Orpheus'
Butterfly Bush (was £12.50)

Special Offer - New to us, Buddleja davidii 'Orpheus' has long racemes with masses of lovely deep blue flowers, each with an orange eye
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Buddleja davidii 'Pink Delight'

Buddleja davidii 'Pink Delight'
Butterfly Bush

A new introduction, Buddleja davidii 'Pink Delight' has masses of long, lightly scented, bright pink flowers in summer
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Buddleja lindleyana 'Little Treasure'

Buddleja lindleyana 'Little Treasure'
Butterfly Bush

A small and compact shrub, Buddleja lindleyana 'Little Treasure' has lovely long, pendulous, violet-purple flowers in late summer and early autumn
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Buddleja  'Lochinch'

Buddleja 'Lochinch'
Butterfly Bush

An attractive shrub found as seedling at Lochinch Castle in Scotland, Buddleja 'Lochinch' has long fragrant clusters of lilac-blue flowers with orange eyes in mid to late summer, sometimes into autumn
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Buddleja salviifolia

Buddleja salviifolia
Evergreen Butterfly Bush

An unusual evergreen butterfly bush native to South Africa, Buddleja salviifolia has masses of fragrant, white or pale-lilac flowers in summer
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Campanula glomerata 'Alba'

Campanula glomerata 'Alba'
White Clustered Bellflower

Available Spring 2018 A beautiful perennial, Campanula glomerata 'Alba' has very pretty clusters of bell-shaped, white flowers atop its stems in mid summer
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Campanula lactiflora 'Loddon Anna'

Campanula lactiflora 'Loddon Anna'
Milky Bellflower

A popular clump forming perennial, Campanula lactiflora 'Loddon Anna'  has tall flower stalks topped with lilac, bell shaped flowers from mid to late summer
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Cephalanthus occidentalis

Cephalanthus occidentalis
Button Bush

Available Autumn/Winter 2017 Beautiful deciduous shrub with tasteful flowers which can be found growing in the wild on lowland sites and next to streams in parts of Eastern North America
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Chaenomeles japonica 'Sargentii'

Chaenomeles japonica 'Sargentii'
Flowering Quinc

Available early Summer 2017 - A handsome, low-growing shrub, Chaenomeles japonica 'Sargentii' has masses of vibrant red-pink to orange flowers in spring
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Chaenomeles speciosa 'Apple Blossom'

Chaenomeles speciosa 'Apple Blossom'
Flowering Quince

Native to eastern Asia, Chaenomeles speciosa 'Apple Blossom' has lush, dark green leaves and in late winter or early spring, masses of lovely white flowers with a pink flush
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Chaenomeles superba 'Pink Lady'

Chaenomeles superba 'Pink Lady'
Flowering Quince

An eye-catching shrub in Spring, Chaenomeles superba 'Pink Lady' has masses of bright pink flowers in March and April
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Chaenomeles x  'Toyo-Nishiki'

Chaenomeles x 'Toyo-Nishiki'
Flowering Quince

An exciting and unusual Japanese shrub, Chaenomeles x 'Toyo-Nishiki' has both lovely white and pale pink flowers in spring all on the same plant
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Clethra alnifolia 'Anne Bidwell'

Clethra alnifolia 'Anne Bidwell'
Sweet Pepper Bush

A medium sized shrub introduced from North America, Clethra alnifolia 'Anne Bidwell' is clothed in racemes of beautiful, fragrant white flowers in summer, very popular with butterflies and bees
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Clethra alnifolia 'Ruby Spice'

Clethra alnifolia 'Ruby Spice'
Sweet Pepper Bush (was £12.50)

SPECIAL OFFER - Unusual but ornamental Clethra which has upright, 6 - 10 cm long racemes of fragrant pink flowers in mid summer
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Clethra alnifolia 'Sixteen Candles'

Clethra alnifolia 'Sixteen Candles'
Sweet Pepper Bush

A compact new selection, Clethra alnifolia 'Sixteen Candles' is covered with masses of long-lasting white flower spikes (up to 15 cm long each) in late summer
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Clethra barbinervis

Clethra barbinervis
Japanese Pepper Bush

An unusual plant native to the wooded hills of China and Japan, Clethra barbinervis develops a richly coloured stem which slowly peels to reveal lavender, grey and cream bark
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Deutzia setchuenensis var corymbiflora

Deutzia setchuenensis var. corymbiflora
Chinese Snow Flower

Charming and slow growing species, Deutzia setchuenensis var corymbiflora has clusters of long lasting, star-like white flowers in summer
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Diervilla rivularis 'Troja Black'

Diervilla rivularis 'Troja Black'
Bush Honeysuckle

A handsome small to medium sized shrub, Diervilla rivularis 'Troja Black' is a new selection with purple-bronze new growth turning dark green in summer and purple-orange to red autumn colour
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Diervilla sessilifolia

Diervilla sessilifolia
Bush Honeysuckle

A lovely deciduous shrub, Diervilla sessilifolia is native to the south-eastern USA and has masses of trumpet shaped, sulphur yellow flowers in mid to late summer
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Diervilla x splendens

Diervilla x splendens
Bush Honeysuckle

An unusual shrub with colourful flowers named after the French surgeon, Dr Dierville, who first introduced this genus from the Eastern United States in the early 18th century
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Echinacea purpurea

Echinacea purpurea
Purple Coneflower

An attractive, tough perennial, Echinacea purpurea is reasonably fast growing with large pinkish-purple flowers with a distinctive raised central orange cone
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Eupatorium purpureum

Eupatorium purpureum
Joe Pye weed

A native to Eastern and Northern parts of the USA, Eupatorium purpureum forms large clumps of tall stalks with flat, purple-pink, flower heads in late summer
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Filipendula ulmaria 'Flore Pleno'

Filipendula ulmaria 'Flore Pleno'
Meadowsweet / Queen of the Meadow

A perennial native to parts of Europe and Asia, Filipendula ulmaria 'Flore Pleno' has bright green, fern-like foliage and numerous small, double, creamy-white flowers in panicles in mid summer
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Helenium hoopesii

Helenium hoopesii
Helenium

A clump forming perennial, Helenium hoopesii has attractive bright orange-yellow or golden yellow flowers in late spring or early summer
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Helenium  'Moerheim Beauty'

Helenium 'Moerheim Beauty'
Helenium

A lovely plant, Helenium 'Moerheim Beauty' has pretty, russet-golden flowers in profusion from mid to late summer
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Heptacodium miconioides

Heptacodium miconioides
Seven Son Flower of Zheijiang

A handsome and unusual deciduous plant native to parts of China with clusters of white flowers in autumn
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Hoheria populnea
Lacebark

Rare in the UK, Hoheria populnea is semi-evergreen and grows to be a large shrub or very small tree with masses of pure white flowers in summer
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Koelreuteria paniculata (5L pots)

Koelreuteria paniculata (5L pots)
Golden Rain Tree / Pride of India Tree (was 28)

Available Autumn/Winter 2017  Koelreuteria paniculata is a small and very ornamental tree with large clusters of bright yellow flowers in summer (in warmer areas) followed by bladder-like seed pods once established
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Kolkwitzia amabilis 'Pink Cloud'

Kolkwitzia amabilis 'Pink Cloud'
Beauty Bush

Native to Hupeh in China, Kolkwitzia amabilis 'Pink Cloud' is known for its slightly pendulous branches, festooned with masses of pink, bell-shaped flowers in summer
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Ligustrum quihoui

Ligustrum quihoui
Waxyleaf Privet

A rare semi-evergreen shrub native to China and Korea, Ligustrum quihoui has very dark green leaves and handsome sprays of creamy white flowers in mid to late summer
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Ligustrum tschonoskii

Ligustrum tschonoskii
Japanese Privet (was £12.50)

Special Offer - Native to Japan and unusual in the UK, Ligustrum tschonoskii is a handsome spreading shrub with oval to lance shaped, glue-green leaves
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Ligustrum x vicaryi

Ligustrum x vicaryi
Golden Privet

A colourful, evergreen shrub, Ligustrum x vicaryi has soft-golden leaves and sprays of pretty white flowers in late spring
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Lonicera involucrata

Lonicera involucrata
Twinberry Honeysuckle

An uncommon, shrubby honeysuckle native to the United States, Lonicera involucrata has masses of yellow flowers in summer followed by bright red bracts and shiny purple-black fruit
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Lonicera x purpusii 'Winter Beauty'

Lonicera x purpusii 'Winter Beauty'
Winter Flowering Honeysuckle

 A wonderful semi-evergreen shrub, Lonicera x purpusii 'Winter Beauty' is well know for producing masses of creamy-white, fragrant flowers in midwinter
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Neillia thibetica

Neillia thibetica
Tibetan Neillia (was £12.95)

Special Offer - A beautiful, yet overlooked shrub which is native to rocky areas of Western China
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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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Prunus  'Accolade'

Prunus 'Accolade'
Flowering Cherry

A lovely small flowering tree, Prunus 'Accolade' has a superb display of semi-double, pale-pink flowers in mid-spring
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Rhamnus frangula

Rhamnus frangula
Alder Buckthorn

One of the few plants in our garden on which we are delighted to find caterpillars since it is the most important host plant to the Brimstone butterfly
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Rhamnus frangula 'Asplenifolia'

Rhamnus frangula 'Asplenifolia'
Fine-leaved Alder Buckthorn

Available Autumn/Winter 2017 A fantastic foliage plant, Rhamnus frangula 'Asplenifolia' has very fine leaves, similar in appearance to some of the more dainty Acer palmatum (Japanese Maple) cultivars from a distance
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Sedum  'Herbstfreude Group'

Sedum 'Herbstfreude Group'
Sedum

A clump forming perannial, Sedum 'Herbstfreude Group' has very attractive flat heads of small star-shaped, salmon-pink flowers in late summer and autumn
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Stachyurus praecox

Stachyurus praecox
Stachyurus

Available Autumn 2017 - A deciduous shrub native to Japan, Stachyurus praecox has catkin-like, drooping, racemes of pale yellow flowers in March, or earlier if the previous winter was mild
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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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Tetradium daniellii

Tetradium daniellii
Bee-bee tree

A rare tree native to parts of eastern China and Korea, Tetradium daniellii has attractive, long pinnate (feather-like) leaves and clusters of scented creamy-white flowers in late summer
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Tilia henryana

Tilia henryana
Henry's Lime

A rare tree, Tilia henryana has huge, ovate (shaped like an egg) leaves which are edged with bristle-like teeth and an eye-catching silvery-pink colour, as they unfold in spring
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Tilia japonica 'Ernest Wilson'

Tilia japonica 'Ernest Wilson'
Japanese Lime (previously known as Tilia insularis)

Tilia japonica 'Ernest Wilson' is perhaps the most freely flowering lime with even young plants bearing clusters of pendant, ivory-white, scented flowers in abundance in mid-summer
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Tilia kiusiana

Tilia kiusiana
Kyushu Lime

Native to the southernmost of the main islands of Japan, Tilia kiusiana does not really look like a normal lime tree and instead when mature looks more like an upright, gnarled birch
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Tilia mongolica

Tilia mongolica
Mongolian Lime

Originating in Mongolia, Tilia mongolica is very hardy with serrated, dark green leaves which turn lovely shades of golden-yellow before falling in autumn
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Viburnum x carlcephalum

Viburnum x carlcephalum
Fragrant Viburnum

Available Autumn 2017 - A lovely shrub, Viburnum x carlcephalum is grown for its intensely fragrant, flower heads which are 8 - 12 cm in diameter in late spring or early summer
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Viburnum carlesii 'Aurora'

Viburnum carlesii 'Aurora'
Viburnum

Available Autumn 2017 - A superb, popular, deciduous shrub, Viburnum carlesii 'Aurora' has lovely clusters of red buds which open into deliciously fragrant, pinkish-white flowers
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