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Verbena bonariensis. Herbaceous perennial. Plant in full sun in well-drained soil. Flowers in summer and autumn.

Verbena bonariensis...one of my favourite garden flowers

One of my very favourite garden flowers is Verbena bonariensis and today's blog post features some images of it growing at RHS Wisley in Surrey.

Viburnum tinus- tough plant can grow up to three meters tall


Viburnum tinus is een middelgrote tot grote wintergroene heester met een dichte en rond opgaande vorm. Vanaf februari bloeit hij met witte geurende bloempjes in vlakke bloemtuilen. Deze bleomen hangen al vanaf oktober decoratief aan de plant.

Oakleaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea quercifolia)  Shade tolerant : Autumn foliage

All About Hydrangeas

For generations, these beloved shrubs have charmed with their big blooms and carefree nature

Fatsia japonica - allow 8ft spread. Can grow to 8ft. shady corner is ideal spot.

Fatsia japonica

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Rosemary.  Rosmarinus officinalis 'Miss Jessopp's Upright'.  Herb, frost hardy, prune in spring.

Rosmarinus officinalis 'Miss Jessopp's Upright' - rosemary ( syn. Salvia rosmarinus Miss Jessopp's Upright )

Buy rosemary ( syn. Salvia rosmarinus Miss Jessopp's Upright ) Rosmarinus officinalis Miss Jessopp's Upright - Lavender-blue flowers: 2 litre pot: £16.99 Delivery by Crocus

Mahonia eurybracteata subs. ganpinensis 'Soft Caress' | Chelsea Plant of the Year Winner 2013 -Mahonia 'Soft Caress'

Burford Garden Company

The famous Home and Garden Store in the heart of the Cotswolds in Oxfordshire

If I was only allowed to take one plant to a desert island, this would be in the running. It flowers May to November with petals cut from silk velvet. It is unfussy and easy to grow in a pot or border.

Salvia 'Amistad'

Buy Salvia 'Amistad' from Sarah Raven: This salvia flowers May to November with silk-velvet petals. It is unfussy and easy to grow in a pot or border.

Euphorbia amygdaloides var. robbiae - looks great in a woodland setting.  Long-lasting lime-green flowers in Spring above rosettes of dark green glossy leaves.

Euphorbia amygdaloides var. robbiae | Claire Austin

This has whorls of glossy, dark green leaves with towering spikes of yellow-green flowers. It is great for a dry shady spot.

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' (Large Plant) - Grasses - Thompson & Morgan

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' plants

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' plants from Thompson & Morgan - experts in the garden since 1855

Pittosporum tobira

Pittosporum du Japon

On aime le feuillage persistant décoratif et la floraison blanche délicieusement parfumée du Pittosporum du Japon. Lire la suite

Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Golf Ball

Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Golf Ball (PBR)' - kohuhu

Buy Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Golf Ball' (PBR) kohuhu: A good alternative to box balls

Muehlenbeckia complexa - Muehlenbeckie - Vigne capillaire

Muehlenbeckia complexa - Muehlenbeckie - Vigne capillaire

Le Muehlenbeckia complexa est une plante vivace à la croissance très rapide qui, plantée en talus couvre facilement une grande surface. Utilisée également comme plante grimpante et topiaire, son port retombant permet de masquer des murs inésthétiques. La Muehlenbeckie possède un feuillage semi-persistant en fonction des régions. Elle est surnommée la Vigne capillaire en raison de l'entrelacement de ses rameaux et de la présence de petits fruits translucides à unique graine noire ...

Phlomis russeliana Hardy perennial to 120 cm. Flower early-late summer

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Ligustrum lucidum (Glossy leaved Privet) An evergreen propagated by hardwood (ripe wood) cuttings

Ligustrum lucidum

Find help & information on Ligustrum lucidum Chinese privet from the RHS