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Plants For
Autumn Colour

   

This collection of plants will provide your garden with Autumn colours. We've picked out a few of the more popular varieties, there are many more displayed in the garden centres. All of these plants are locally grown by us.

Spring Colour | Summer Colour | Autumn Colour | Winter Interest | Ground Cover Plants | Shade Plants

 

Anemone

Anemone hupehensis

Upright stems of this hardy plant bear an abundance of white or pink flowers from mid to late summer. Height: 90cm. Spread 40cm. Plant in moist, humus rich soil in sun or partial shade.

Arbutus

Arbutus Unedo

A shrubby evergreen tree with interesting red shedding bark. Small white pink tinged flowers with red strawberry like fruits in autumn. Height: 1.5-2m.

Aster Bahamas

Aster Bahamas

Vibrant pink flowers with yellow centers from late summer to first frosts.Plant in full sun and well drained soil.Ht:40cm-Sp:40cm.

Aster Barbados

Aster Barbados

A clump forming perennial with violet-blue flowers with yellow centers.flowers from late summer to fist frosts. Likes full or part sun and well drained soil. Ht:40cm-Sp:40cm

Caryopteris Dark Knight Caryopteris Dark Knight

A dense mound-forming shrub with aromatic dark green leaves, which are silvery beneath. Dark blue flowers produced in clusters. Excellent for chalky soils. Height: 1.5m, Spread: 1.5m. Grow in full sun and a well drained soil.
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Caryopteris Heavenly Blue

Dense Mound Forming Shrub. Deciduous grey-green leaves, aromatic Foliage. Purple-Blue Flowers in Late Summer. Height: 1m Spread: 1.5m Growth Rate/Habit: Vigorous/mound forming Aspect: full sun

Ceanothus Autumnal Blue Ceanothus Autumnal Blue

An upright evergreen shrub with finely toothed, glossy, bright green leaves. Rich sky-blue flowers in large panicles. Height: 3m, Spread 2m. Plant in full sun and a well drained soil.
Cotoneaster

Cotoneaster franchetii

An erect to shrub with arching branches. Leaves grey-green above, white beneath. White, suffused red, flowers are followed by bright orange-red, round fruit. Height: 2.5m Spread: 2.5m.

Hebe Eliptica

Hebe Elliptica Variegata

Excellent variegated form. Large purple flowers from July. Plant in full sun in moist but well-drained soil. Height 5ft. Spread 5ft.

Hebe Wiri Prince

Hebe Wiri Prince

Upright plant producing long racemes of deep purple flowers. An evergreen, disease resistant variety. Height: 1.5 to 2m Spread 1 to 1.5m.

Pyracantha

Pyracantha Orange

A vigorous bushy shrub with dark green leaves. Clusters of white flowers are produced in early summer followed by orange berries. Harmful if eaten. Disease resistant. Height: 3m Spread:

Pyracantha

Pyracantha Red

A vigorous bushy shrub with dark green leaves. Clusters of white flowers are produced in early summer followed by red berries. Harmful if eaten. Disease resistant. Height: 3m Spread: 2m.

Schitzostylis alba

Schizostylis coccinea alba

A pretty clump-forming perennial with sword-like bright green leaves. Spikes of white flowers in autumn. Height: 50cm Spread: 30cm. Growth Rate/Habit: Normal/Clump-forming Aspect: Full sun

Sedum Autumn Joy

Sedum Autumn Joy

A clump-forming perennial with fleshy glaucous dark green leaves. Flat clusters of star-shaped deep pink flowers in early autumn. Height: 60cm Spread: 60cm.

Sedum Red Cauli

Sedum Hybrid Red Cauli

Clump-forming perennial with purple tinted blue/green foliage bearing bright red flowers from mid-summer to autumn. Attractive to Butterflies. Height: 25cm-35cm Spread: 45cm-60cm.