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Plants For
Spring Colour

   

This collection of plants will provide your garden with beautiful Spring 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

 

Acer Atropupureum

Acer palmatum Atropupureum

A large tree with deeply lobed red-purple leaves turning bright red in autumn.
Height: 5m Spread: 4m
Growth Rate/Habit: Normal/Rounded to broadly columnar.
Aspect: Partial Shade
Soil: Most types.

Ceanothus

Ceanothus griseus Yankee Point

Prostrate, evergreen shrub with glossy, dark green leaves. grey-hairy beneath. Profuse bright blue flowers. Height: 1.4m Spread: 3m Growth Rate/Habit: Vigorous/Spreading Aspect: Full Sun

Ceanothus Italian Skies

Ceanothus Italian Skies

Bushy evergreen shrub with finely toothed, glossy, mid-green leaves. Deep blue flowers in dense panicles. Height: 1.5m Spread: 2m Growth Rate/Habit: Vigorous/Spreading Aspect: Full Sun

Ceanothus

Ceanothus thyrsiflorus Skylark

Bushy evergreen shrub with finely toothed, glossy, mid-green leaves. Abundant dark blue flowers. Height: 2m Spread: 2m Growth Rate/Habit: Vigorous/Upright Aspect: Full Sun. Soil: Fertile

Choisya

Choisya Aztec Pearl

Compact shrub with narrow dark green leaves and masses of pink-tinged white flowers borne in spring and again in late summer. Height: 1.2m Spread: 1.2m Growth Rate/Habit: Normal/Upright

Choisya

Choisya ternata

Compact shrub with dark green leaves, which are aromatic when crushed. Masses of sweetly scented white flowers borne in spring and again in late summer. Height: 1.4m Spread: 1.4m.

Dicentra Spectablilis

Dicenatra spectabilis

A clump-forming perennial with lobed, pale green leaves. Arching fleshy stems produce racemes of pink and white heart-shaped flowers. Height: 75cm Spread: 50cm.

Dicentra Spectablilis Alba

Dicenatra spectabilis Alba

A clump-forming perennial with lobed, pale green leaves. Arching fleshy stems produce racemes of pure white, heart-shaped flowers. Height: 75cm Spread: 50cm.

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Euphorbia characais Wulfenii

A bushy evergreen perennial with grey-green leaves and flowers with yellow-green bracts. Height: 1m Spread: 1m. Growth Rate/Habit: Normal/Bushy Aspect: Full Sun Soil: Light

Exochorda The Bride

Exochorda x m. The Bride

A compact arching shrub with light to mid-green leaves. Clusters of pure white pretty flowers. Height: 2m Spread: 3m Growth Rate/Habit: Normal/Mound-forming Aspect: Full Sun/Partial shade.

Habe Baby Marie

Hebe Baby Marie

A compact bushy, evergreen shrub with tiny thick, spear shaped leaves and soft lilac flowers borne from late spring to early summer. Grow in moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Height 30cm. Spread 30cm.

Hebe Heartbreaker

Hebe Heartbreaker

A magnificent evergreen Hebe with striking cream edged green foliage which turns to a vivid deep pink in winter. Ideal for containers. H 60cm, S 60cm.

Hebe Margaret

Hebe Margaret

Dwarf evergreen shrub producing lilac-mauve flowers from late spring onwards. Plant in any moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Height 45cm. Spread 60cm.

Prunus

Prunus incisa Kojo No Mai

A rounded shrub with yellow-green leave when young. Pretty pale pink flowers opening from light red buds flowers in spring. Hardy. Height: 2.5m Spread: 2.5m Growth Rate/Habit: Normal/Rounded

Ribes

Ribes san. King Edward VII

A compact, upright shrub with clusters of dark crimson flowers in spring followed by blue-black fruit. Height: 1.6m Spread: 1.4m Growth Rate/Habit: Slow/Upright Aspect: Full Sun

Silene Rollies Favourite

Silene Rollies Favourite

An extremely floriferous plant bright pink flowers from mid- spring throughout the summer.Trimming will result in even more compact plants and prolong flowering,requires good drainage plant in full sun.

Spiraea

Spiraea Arguta

A dense rounded shrub with bright green leaves. Flowers pure white, produced in small clusters all along the branches. Height: 1.6m Spread: 1.2m Growth Rate/Habit: Normal/Arching

Spiraea

Spiraea japonica Goldflame

A dense shrub with bronze-red young leaves, turning bright yellow then mid- green. Clusters of dark pink flowers from mid to late summer. Height: 75cm Spread: 75cm. Full sun.

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Veronica Tissington White

A mat forming perennial with rosettes of dark green leaves. Upright stems of white flowers with blue markings in early summer. Best grown in well drained soil in full sun. Ht:45cm-Sp:45cm.