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Patio Plants


Most of us have a patio or deck area in our garden and growing patio plants adds colour, structure and scent. We offer all sorts of plants for a patio garden – from bamboo to bedding, grasses, climbers and even dwarf fruit trees. Trees and shrubs in big patio pots make a real statement, or let colourful annuals spill over your containers to create a real wow-factor. You’re sure to find something in our great value range. Read our helpful guides and learn how to plant hanging baskets and containers and how to grow fruit on your patio.

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Clematis Summer and Winter flowering Collection

Old Man's Beard, The Twinkle Bell Clematis

  • Yellow droplet blooms on 'Summer Beauty'
  • Creamy-white blooms on 'Winter Beauty'
  • Grow both together for double the flowering season
Flowering through June to September, 'Summer Beauty' Clematis repens (The Twinkle Bell Clematis) produces multitudes of nodding, waxy yellow droplet blooms that flower among its rich foliage. Reaching 2m (6ft) high, it requires minimal pruning and its long stems are ideal for training through its winter flowering partner or a trellis or pergola. Clematis urophylla 'Winter Beauty' doubles the flowering season with a winter wonderland of colour. This rarely seen, winter flowering climber produces stunning, creamy – white, bell shaped flowers that adorn its luscious rich green foliage from December to February. Reaching between 4 and 5 meters (13-16ft) high it requires hardly any pruning. Planted side by side and twined as one, this superb double Clematis collection offers two seasons of colour and year round pleasure. Both Clematis supplied in 7cm pots.

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How to grow Clematis

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    • 2 clematis plants in 7cm pots

    • Despatch: By end of June 2017
    • SAVE* £5  
    • £14.98

Magnolia 'Lucky Red' (Standard)

Large goblet shaped flowers unfurl their delicate petals in spring. Grown as a standard, this beautiful deciduous Magnolia is compact enough for a pot on the patio, or as a focal point in narrow borders. Ultimate height: 150-200cm (60-80"). Ultimate spread: 90cm (36"). Supplied as a bare root plant - height of stem supplied 1m (39").

Useful links:

How to plant trees and shrubs


Culinary information: The young flowers, once separated, can be pickled and then used either on their own as a treat or in salads. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 1 bare root magnolia plant

    • Despatch: By end of February 2017
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    • £29.99
    • 2 bare root magnolia plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE* £10  
    • £59.98 £49.98
    • 4 bare root magnolia plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE* £40  
    • £119.96 £79.96

Azalea 'Dwarf Collection'

Rhododendron

Azaleas are fantastic shrubs for exotic colour in spring and these compact, evergreen azaleas become simply smothered with blooms. Slow-growing and hardy, these small evergreen shrubs make excellent low maintenance specimens for acid borders and patio containers. With a combination of glossy, evergreen foliage and spectacular spring flowers, Azalea 'Dwarf Collection' will give you year-round interest in the garden. Height and spread: 90cm (35"). Supplied in 9cm pots.

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How to plant trees and shrubs

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    • 4 azalea plants in 9cm pots - 1 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of February 2017
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    • £19.96

Rose Standard Collection (45cm stem)

Rosa


Our Rose Standards have been hugely popular for nearly twenty years. They are more dependable than ever before and boast the most striking floral display. They’ll look great in your favourite border. The Rose Standard Collection will also look magnificent in your most stylish patio containers. Feel free to trim these roses as required to create the shape you want.

Our Rose Standard Collection comprises four gorgeous colours - Pink, Red, White and Yellow. Your Standard Roses come with a stem length of 45cm and will reach 1m (40") tall - ideal when added to an elegant Patio Pot. Supplied as bare root plants.


Culinary information: Some parts of these flowers are edible. Rosehips and petals can be used in making syrups and the petals will add flavour to cold drinks or fruit dishes. For more details about edible flowers click here.



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    • 1 bare root rose standard (pink)

    • Despatch: By end of February 2017
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    • £11.99
    • 1 bare root rose standard (red)

    • Despatch: By end of February 2017
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    • £11.99
    • 1 bare root rose standard (white)

    • Despatch: By end of February 2017
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    • £11.99
    • 1 bare root rose standard (yellow)

    • Despatch: By end of February 2017
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    • £11.99
    • 4 bare root rose standards - 1 of each colour

    • Despatch: By end of February 2017
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    • £39.96

Calibrachoa 'Crave Strawberry Star'

Mini Petunia

A gorgeous mini petunia that will give you a bright and cheerful display of cerise and gold blooms all through the summer months. These low maintenance customer favourites will trail from hanging baskets and window boxes effortlessly and look great as part of a mixed basket, or why not plant en-masse for a single specimen display that will definitely have a "wow" factor. ! Height: 10cm (4"). Spread: 30cm (12")
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    • 12 calibrachoa plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £8.99
    • 24 calibrachoa plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £14.98

Azalea (Standard)

Azalea japonica

  • Evergreen
  • Striking scarlet blooms
Striking scarlet blooms smother this elegant evergreen Azalea in spring. So floriferous that the glossy green foliage almost disappears beneath a mass of colour! Compact and slow growing, this hardy shrub makes an excellent low maintenance specimen for acid borders and containers.

Choose from:
Standard - height as supplied approx. 75cm (30") in 2 litre pot;
or Mini-standard - height as supplied approx. 50cm (20") in 13cm pot.
(Illustrated pot not supplied).

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How to plant trees and shrubs

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    • 50cm azalea mini-standard - 1 plant in 13cm pot

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
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    • £22.99
    • 50cm azalea mini-standard - 2 plants in 13cm pots

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
    • SAVE* £8.99  
    • £36.99
    • 75cm azalea standard - 1 plant in 2 litre pot

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
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    • £29.99
    • 75cm azalea standard - 2 plants in 2 litre pots

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
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    • £39.98

Tree Fern, Australian Tree Fern

Dicksonia antarctica

The Australian Tree Fern makes an extraordinary sight! Long, finely cut fronds of up to 1.5m (5’) unfurl from the crown in a truly magnificent display that adds drama to damp, shaded areas of the garden. Native to Australia, Dicksonia antarctica is hardy to around -5°C (23°F) and thrives in the relatively mild, wet climate of the UK. This slow growing RHS AGM species forms only 3cm of trunk per year, taking many years to reach its ultimate height of around 4m. A truly exciting addition to a sheltered garden and perfect for woodland areas and exotic borders. Supplied in 2 litre pot or as a 90cm (3ft) trunk. Height and spread: 4m (13’).
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    • 1 tree fern 90cm trunk

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    • £99.99
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    • 1 tree fern plant in 2 litre pot

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £19.99
    • 1 tree fern with 15cm trunk

    • Despatch: By end of April 2017
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    • £39.99
    • 2 tree fern plants in 2 litre pots

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £34.98
    • 2 tree ferns with 15cm trunk

    • Despatch: By end of April 2017
    • SAVE* £10  
    • £69.98

Lavender 'Munstead'

Lavandula angustifolia , English lavender

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A cottage garden classic! Brush past its evergreen foliage to release the intense perfume of this compact lavender. Its delicate purple blue flowers held on stiff stems, attract bees and other insects; they also make excellent cut or dried flowers. Grow Lavender Munstead in containers, as a low hedge, or to soften paths and patio edges. Just be sure to plant it where you can savour its beguiling fragrance! Height: 45cm (18"). Supplied as plug tray plants.

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How to prune lavender


Culinary information: Some parts of these flowers are edible. Click here for more details about edible flowers.

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    • 6 lavender plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £6.99
    • 24 lavender plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £8.99
    • 48 lavender plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £12.98
    • 72 lavender plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £14.97

Iberis sempervirens (Large Plant)

Iberis, Candytuft, Iberis commutata

Masses of scented white flowers are the head turning feature of this RHS AGM Candytuft variety, Iberis Sempervirens. It's an evergreen hardy perennial that will feel at home in poor soils in rockeries, on the tops of walls or the front of borders and is a reliable ground cover plant. Candytuft is attractive to pollinating insects too. Height 30cm (12"). Spread 50cm (20").

Culinary information: Both the leaves and flowers of candytuft can be eaten raw and have a taste similar to that of a sweet broccoli. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 1 iberis plant in 1 litre pot

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 2 iberis plants in 1 litre pots

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £14.98

Blechnum brasiliense 'Volcano'

Dwarf Brazilian Tree Fern, Hard Fern

If you like Dicksonia tree ferns but find them too large or expensive, why not try this new alternative? This dwarf Brazilian tree fern has only recently been introduced to the UK and is sure to be the next big thing for the home gardener. The compact plants are ideal for patio pots and thrive in low light, so they're great for giving an exotic touch to your garden. Young fronds unfurl in a bronze shade, turning shiny green as they open and and reach up to 70cm (28") tall. This fern will gradually form a small trunk, reaching around 30cm tall in 10 years. Although tropical in origin, Blechnum brasiliense is hardy enough to grow in most areas of the UK gardens, tolerating temperatures as low as -5C (23F) but will it will appreciate a sheltered spot and some protection in winter. Height: 90cm (36"). Spread: 70cm (28").
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    • 1 blechnum plant in 9cm pot

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £14.99
    • 2 blechnum plants in 9cm pots

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £19.98

Marigold 'Strawberry Blonde'

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

Marigold 'Strawberry Blonde' is a brand new French marigold in stunning tones of pink! This delightful half-hardy annual is ideal for the summer border, aptly named, it comes into bud almost red in colour, and opens out into an incredible palette of apricot-pink petals. Height. 25cm (10"). Spread 25cm (10"). Supplied as plug tray plants.

Culinary information: The citrus tasting flowers have many uses, try them in salads, sandwiches or seafood dishes too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 24 marigold plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £8.99
    • 48 marigold plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £14.98

Phormium 'Black Velvet'

A tough, drought-resistant grass which loves an exposed location. The jet-black swords of 'Black Velvet' can be used to great contrasting effect with your favourite cottage garden plants and seasonal bedding. For a really contemporary look, grow this black New Zealand flax in aluminium pots or white glazed containers. Ht. 2m. More info
    • 1 phormium plant in 9cm pot

    • Despatch: By end of June 2017
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    • £12.99 £7.99
    • 2 phormium plants in 9cm pots

    • Despatch: By end of June 2017
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    • £19.98 £12.98