Hardy perennials to give colour every year. New varieties most weeks during the summer months.

 As our range of bedding plants gradually reduce, we are now specializing in hardy perennials that will give colour every summer and autumn including unusual perennials such as Angels Fishing Rod, achillea 'saucy seduction', heuchera 'pink panther', crocosmia 'carmin brilliant' and lots more

TIMELESS ROSES

This new range are grown for their intense scent and repeat flowering. Height only about 30 inches so useful in borders or containers. The roses when cut, keep well in the house. Below is a picture of the gold award winning Timeless Purple.

HANGING BASKETS

Locally filled and looking tremendous. Limited stock.

SELF FERTILE APPLE TREES

Have you a small garden then we have one of the best tasting apples 'Scrumptious' and its thin skinned. Image below.

In our stock of English grown fruit trees we have fan trained plum and apples, family pear and family apple trees with 3 varieties on each tree. eating and cooking cherries, plus mirabelles, gages, damsons, pears etc.

JUNE PLANT OF THE MONTH

AGAPANTHUS 'Charlotte'

A compact agapanthus with very full, round vivid blue heads on strong stems in mid to late summer.

Hardy and useful for containers or borders

After browsing  the garden centre why not enjoy some refreshments from the well recommended coffee shop.

 ..The house plant area includes a good range of cacti..

JAPANESE MAPLES

Many varieties included but look out for the varieties 'Orangeola' and 'Beni Maiko'

....we have a good range of healthy English grown fruit trees  -- cherries, damsons, gages, mirabelles, pears,apples etc

RUSSELL HYBRID LUPINS

 My Castle(red), Chandelier(yellow)-pictured below, Noble Maiden(white), The Chatelaine(pink and white) and the Governor(blue)

 

PASSIFLORA 'Caerulea'

The exotic looking multi-layered flowers of passion flowers bely their ease of growing and their toughness and resilience- these are hardy once established.
The lovely two tone blue and white flowers are very waxy and long lasting, their amazing purple detail a joy to behold.

 

   .......HEATHERS {new summer stock} for all year colour - looking superb......

HEUCHERA COLLECTION

hardy low growing evergreen plants providing colourful foliage all year. Summer flowering. Adaptable to sun or shade and SLUGPROOF. We have many of the varieties in this image. Look out for the new varieties 'Black Pearl' and 'Pink Panther'

                                     

     

         JUNE TREE OF THE MONTH

                Acer Davidii 'Viper'

This is a beautiful snake barked maple tree. It boasts lovely purple/blue new bark, which matures to an olive green; all the while decorated with silvery white lines that snake upwards toward the branches. Superb deep red Autumn leaf colour.

 

 

 ORNAMENTAL TREES 

(click on tree variety to view image)

excellent choice  including weeping PURPLE BEECH and weeping  DOUBLE PINK  FLOWERING CHERRY, a disease resistant snake bark maple ACER DAVIDII 'Viper' {the bark on our stock must be seen}, BETULA 'Snow Queen' with its pure white peeling bark perfect for the smaller garden and the rose pink berried SORBUS 'Eastern Promise'.

  

 Experienced horticulturalists Philip and Edwina are usually on hand to give guidance on choice of plants if required . If you want quality plants at the right price please give us a try....  we feel sure you will not be disappointed, and why not give our coffee shop a visit with its all new menu this year. The full English breakfast is great value from £3-95 which includes a free tea or coffee and refill, and is served from 8.30, except Sunday when  we open at  10.00.

During this busy time of year we are open until 5.30pm every day except Sundays.