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Nick Wilson’s Hardy Exotic Garden in Leeds

When we heard about Nick Wilson’s exotic garden via a feature on Gardener’s Question Time a couple of weeks ago we were intrigued, here is someone who has created their dream garden – some would say against the odds – … Continue reading

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Tropical Plants for UK Gardens

Did you listen to Gardener’s Question Time this week?  Here at Paramount Plants we’re often asked if hardy palms really are hardy enough for a UK climate and this week’s Gardener’s Question Time programme showcased the ‘Jungle Garden’ of Nick … Continue reading

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Magnificent Gunnera Manicata (Chilean Rhubarb or Giant Rhubarb) – an architectural gem

We wanted to share these stunning examples of how striking this South American native can look when grown here in the UK. Gunnera Manicata (more commonly known as Chilean Rhubarb or Giant Rhubarb) is a reasonably hardy perennial with a … Continue reading

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Competition – Chance to Win a Free Tree Fern!

We’re starting off the New Year with a fabulous Facebook competition! Tweet

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The Beautiful Italian Lakes with Stunning Botanical Gardens…

An Inspirational Trip to Italy At least twice a year we travel to Lombardy in Northern Italy to source new and unusual plants for the Paramount Plants collection. Tweet

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