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 Wilson from Leeds, a fine example of just how hardy many of these plants can be. Read more Tropical Plants for UK Gardens

Quercus Suber Trees

Truly one of the most majestic trees of the Mediterranean landscape, the Cork Oak, has arrived in style at Paramount Plants.  Our latest stock of much more mature trees will provide instant maturity to any garden design.

Quercus Suber  | Cork Oak trees arriving at Paramount Plants this week
Quercus Suber | Cork Oak trees arriving at Paramount Plants this week

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Chamaerops Humilis – a perfect hardy palm for UK gardens

 Chamaerops Humilis palm is very useful in garden design with its strikingly distinctive form
Chamaerops Humilis palm is very useful in garden design with its strikingly distinctive form

Evergreen Chamaerops Humilis is a hardy, flexible palm tree that won’t grow as tall as most palms. Being UK hardy and because of its neat size, the Chamaerops Humilis palm is very useful in garden design with its strikingly distinctive form, beautiful large fan-shaped leaves and an attractive dense growing habit. Chamaerops Humilis palms are excellent additions to UK Mediterranean or tropical themed gardens. Read more Chamaerops Humilis – a perfect hardy palm for UK gardens

Add a Mediterranean touch to your garden with our Hardy Palms on special offer

One of our specialities at Paramount Plants is sourcing mature UK hardy palms. As well as adding a Mediterranean/ tropical flavour to your garden, these magnificent palms are prized in particular for adding architectural depth to the garden or patio. Right now we have special offers on 3 varieties of our hardy palms.

Butia Capitata  Palm Trees on Sale UK wide delivery
Butia Capitata Palm Trees on Sale UK wide delivery

Butia Capitata (Pindo Palm or Jelly Palm)
We have a special offer on all sizes of this hardy feather-like palm tree. Its silver blue arching leaves make this an excellent architectural addition to your garden. These palms also adapt very well to growing in containers.
Butia Capitata  1.2 M tall  – £55, Butia Capitata 1.75 M tall – £75, Butia Capitata 3 M tall  – £250 Read more Add a Mediterranean touch to your garden with our Hardy Palms on special offer

The 10 Best Mediterranean Plants for UK Gardens

Many of you are no doubt jetting off to warmer parts of Europe this summer; basking in the sizzling sun, sampling delicious continental cuisine and sipping local wine whilst overlooking the gorgeous Mediterranean Sea. Read more The 10 Best Mediterranean Plants for UK Gardens