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Plants for Japanese Gardens – a summer perspective!

In summer a Japanese garden is a haven of cool & calm, offering shade and dappled sunlight in a balanced and structured landscape. Add to this the soothing sound of running water (a typical feature in Japanese gardens), a splash … Continue reading

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An exceedingly pretty climber: Passiflora Caerulea ‘White Lightning’ (Passion Flower White Lightning)

A striking evergreen climber, Passiflora Caerulea ‘White Lightning’ (Passion Flower White Lightning) is a vigorous grower. This variety originates from Brazil and freely produces large fragrant white flowers in mid-summer that look quite spectacular and are generally followed by orange … Continue reading

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Plants for Pollinators: Helping Bees & other Pollinating Insects

Nothing evokes that summer feeling quite like the gentle buzz of a busy bumble bee, happily gathering nectar and pollen.  Yet we are all sadly aware of the serious decline in numbers of our precious pollinators (honey bees, wild bees, … Continue reading

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Australian Plants for UK gardens: Recreate the Outback in Your Garden

You may be surprised to hear that it is relatively easy and hassle-free to bring the Outback out-back! Tweet

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Winter flowering Camellia Sasanqua

Special Offer on Camellia Sasanqua Winter flowering Camellia Sasanqua is perhaps less well known than its spring flowering relative Camellia Japonica. Nevertheless, Camellia Sasanquas are a garden treasure, bringing uplifting colour and fragrance to the garden from autumn right through to early … Continue reading

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