February 02 2019This Hellebore brings cheery white flowers during the coldest of Winter months. A long lived, hardy Hellebore with deep green hardy evergreen foliage and long lasting creamy white flowers that mature to creamy green. Will happily live in partially shady areas of the garden. A rich, moist and well-drained soil is most suitable. Avoid full sun. Can be used singularly or enmasse as a low grow
January 07 2019The Scarlet Willow is a fantastic shrub or tree to use in a medium sized garden as it will provide months of winter colour from its red-orange bark which is most prominent on young growth. Although this tree if left to grow naturally will grow to a medium to large tree they are often pruned hard either by coppicing or pollarding keeping the size in check. This willow will enjoy an evenly moist
December 07 2018This is a great shrub to use for winter and summer interest. In summer the foliage has a lacy look with a silvery under leaf. In the winter the stems are covered in a bright white bloom. This upright shrub will need some space as it grows to 2m high and 2m wide. Avoid planting near paths as the stems are covered in prickles. To make the most of this shrub plant with other winter shrubs and peren
November 08 2018Cyrtomium falcatum is a gorgeous, glossy evergreen fern with elegant, arching fronds up to a height of 40cm. Ideal for a shady location, even tolerant of dry shade once established. This fern can look fantastic in a container combined with other plants that have contrasting textures and colours. An ideal plant for a low maintenance garden as this plant will tolerate some neglect.
October 03 2018Crab Apples (Malus) can have a multitude of uses in the garden. Many people enjoy a crab apple tree for their pretty white or pink blossom in spring and the colourful fruit in the Autumn and Winter. As a small growing tree, generally no more than 5m in height, it is perfect for any size garden. Malus ‘Golden Hornet’ is an excellent pollinator for fruiting apples as it’s long flowering per