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Pieris Japonica – Pieris Flaming Silver, Pieris Forest Flame & Pieris Japonica Katsura

Pieris japonica is one of seven varieties of the genus ‘Pieris’, famed as much for its striking, colour-changing foliage as for its flowers. Pieris Japonica, of which there are over 100 known cultivars, is native to Japan and thrives in … Continue reading

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RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014 – our favourite garden…

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014 We visit the RHS Chelsea Flower Show every year and this year did not disappoint…there are always surprising new plants and design ideas and it was good to see the main avenue being made more … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Gifts from Paramount Plants

Plants for Gifts Mother’s Day in the UK is later than usual this year – falling on Mothering Sunday 30th March, the good news is after such a mild winter and early Spring there are a fabulous range of Spring flowering shrubs … Continue reading

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Prunus Lusitanica Angustifolia or Portuguese Laurel a good choice for hedging…

Prunus Lusitanica Angustifolia – also known as Portuguese Laurel is often overlooked when choosing a shrub for evergreen hedging. Prunus Laurocerasus the Cherry Laurel or Photinia Red Robin are usually more popular choices but we think this attractive and incredibly forgiving shrub deserves … Continue reading

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Fast Growing Trees – Spotlight on Thuja!

Now is the Best Time For Planting Trees Today is exactly the middle of January, it has been one of the mildest (albeit one of the wettest) winters for many a year. The current weather forecast is set fair for … Continue reading

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