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Plant of the Month

Lavandula “Regal Splendour”
WAS £8.99 NOW £5.99
(Offer starts Sunday 1st April until Monday 30th April 2018)

A French lavendar with dark purple-blue flowers, providing a fantastic aromatic fragrance from the foliage. Ideal for borders and containers, planted in well drained soil in full sun.

Other plants of interest for April

Photinia
(Variety Pictured – Red Robin)
An everygreen shrub, mainly grown for its evergreen leaves and red young leaves that appear in the growing season. Best planted in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade.

Halimium
(Variety Pictured – Libanotis)
An evergreen shrub that provides yellow or white flowers in late Spring or early Summer. Best grown in well-drained soil in full sun, within a sheltered area.

Camelia
(Variety Pictured – Margaret Davis)

An evergreen shrub with a good variety of flower colours and types in early Spring. Plant in moist but well-drained acidic soil in full sun or partial shade. Suitable to be grown in a large container

 Pieris
(Variety Pictured – Flaming Silver)
An evergreen shrub grown for their brightly coloured young leaves in Spring. Flowers are mostly white, borne in mid-Spring. Best grown in moderately fertile humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade.

Aquilegia
A clump forming perennial, with a huge range of flower colours in late Spring. Best planted in moist-fertile but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade

 

Aubrieta
A low growing alpine, forming perennial flowers in Spring, with a vast range of colours available. Plant in fertile, well-drained neutral to alkaline soil in full sun. Ideal for growing on walls, as ground cover or on a sunny bank.