Tag Archives: Trees and shrubs

Shrubs and Trees

We have a wide, varied selection for all seasons.

photo of stock of trees

If you are looking for a particular plant please contact Jane and she will try our best to find it for you.

If you are looking for more information please see out trees and shrubs page.

Rhododendrons

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Most rhododendrons are hardy, evergreen shrubs; many varieties have spectacular flowers. They are ideal plants for barrels, large pots and semi-shade corners.

Tip: If your soil is heavy, lighten it with hop manure or leaf mould before planting.

Camellias

close-up photo of a Camellia

Do you have a north-facing wall or fence? Its the best place to grow a Camellia! Turn it into a real feature with a Camellia!

With evergreen leaves and large pink or white flowers in the spring, this is a must-have plant for many gardens.

Olive trees

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Olives are small, evergreen trees from the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East.

Olives are so important economically that our word ‘oil’ comes from ‘olea’, the scientific name for olives.

Skimmias

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Skimmias are hardy, evergreen slow-growing shrubs. Best in sun or partial shade.

Choisya

photo of Choisya ternata

Choisya ternata, known as Mexican Orange, is an evergreen shrub best grown against a wall. It has small, pretty white flowers and a wonderful orangey aroma from the leaves.

Sarcococca

photo of Sarcococca confusa

Sarcococca confusa is a medium sized shrub from China. It grows best is sheltered, shady spots where the soil does not dry out.

New season fruit trees and soft fruit – now in stock!

  • Apples
  • Pears
  • Plums
  • Cherries
  • Nectarines

Recommended fruit tree varieties

  • Discovery
  • Egremont Russet
  • Sunset
  • Worcester Permain

Also available cherry, pears, plums and nectarines

Fruit trees are mainly grown on a semi dwarf root stock and are suitable for small gardens.

Fruit trees cost £26.00 potted in 350mm deep pots 440mm wide

For great value buy before the end of February and save 20%

Soft fruit: up to 15 varieties available

including;

  • Blackberry
  • Blueberry
  • Cranberry
  • Gooseberry
  • Wineberry
  • Loganberry
  • Joostaberry
  • Tayberry
  • Raspberry
  • Strawberry
  • Redcurrant

Prices for potted fruit from £ 5.99

Watch this space for more info.