Plant List

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Vaccinium delavayi
Hardy, compact, shrub with small, glaucous, box - like leaves and tiny pink - white flowers in May followed by purple - blue berries.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Valeriana officinalis
A well-known native with bright green leaves and fleshy stems and clusters of pink or white flowers all summer.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Verbascum olympicum
Tall spikes of yellow flowers arise from a rosette of woolly grey leaves. The plant may die after flowering but it will seed itself around and once acquired, you should never be short of mulleins in your garden.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Verbena bonariensis
Tall stems are topped by heads of tiny, nectar rich lavender-purple flowers in late summer. Is slightly tender, so should be mulched before winter, but seeds itself around. Outstanding plant with an A.G.M.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Verbena rigida
A front of border verbena which is covered in tiny, nectar rich purple flowers in late summer. It is slightly tender and needs good drainage to come through the winter but will seed itself around.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Veronica gentianoides
A good groundcover plant whose evergreen leaves are covered with dainty spires of sky blue flowers in late spring and early summer.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Veronica gentianoides 'Pallida'
A good groundcover plant whose evergreen leaves are covered with dainty spires of pale blue flowers in late spring and early summer.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Veronicastrum virginicum
Spires of mauve flowers in late summer that are loved by bees. A favourite clump forming border plant.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vibrunum 'Eskimo'
A mound forming evergreen shrub with glossy leathery leaves. The white flowers are formed in ball shaped clusters.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum bodnantense 'Charles Lamont'
A splendid, vigorous, medium - sized to large shrub. This form has fragrant, pure pink flowers from mid-autumn well into winter. Frost - resistant flowers.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum bodnantense 'Dawn'
Beautiful, vigorous, medium - sized shrub producing masses of frost - resistant, scented, pink flowers during autumn and winter. The perfume from the flowers fills the air. Outstanding winter shrub.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum bodnantense 'Deben'
A lovely clone, producing clusters of sweetly - scented flowers which are pink in bud, opening white during mild spells October to April.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum burkwoodii
An evergreen shrub which has dark green, shiny leaves which are brown - felted beneath. Fragrant, white flower clusters, pink in bud, are produced during January to May.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum burkwoodii 'Anne Russell'
A lovely, medium - sized, hybrid with clusters of fragrant, white flowers April to May.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum burkwoodii 'Chenaultii'
A medium - sized, semi - evergreen shrub. Highly scented, pink - budded, white flowers in spring.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum burkwoodii 'Fulbrook'
A pretty, medium sized, semi evergreen shrub. Produces fragrant white flowers opening from pink buds in spring.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum carlcephalum
Large rounded shrub with dark green leaves which turns red in autumn. In May large, deliciously perfumed flowers are produced which fill the air with fragrance.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum carlesii 'Aurora'
Rounded habit of medium size. Very fragrant, pale pink flower clusters which are red in bud, are produced in April and May. Leaves turn rich autumn colours.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum davidii
A small evergreen shrub with heads of white flowers in summer. Bright turquoise blue berries in autumn if planted in groups to help pollination. Ideal, large leaved shrub for shade and ground cover.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum farreri aka fragrans
One of the winter flowering viburnums, a deciduous shrub with very fragrant white flowers in winter.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum globosim 'Jermyns Globe'
The best clone, of dense, rounded habit, with dark green, leathery foliage. Flat topped clusters of white flowers in spring, followed by bluish - black berries.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum henryi
An evergreen shrub with arching branches. The leaves are dark green and shaped like those of the willow. White flowers in June are followed by red berries which turn to black.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum hilleri 'Winton'
A semi - evergreen, medium - sized shrub with spreading and ascending branches. The new leaves are copper tinted. Creamy - white flowers profusely borne in panicles in June. Fruits red, finally black.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum juddii
A small to medium sized rounded shrub with dark green foliage. In spring this bushy plant is covered in fragrant white flowers which open from pink buds. Less susceptible to aphid attack than other viburnums.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum lantana
Large deciduous shrub with white lacecap flowers in late spring and early summer. Foliage turns red in autumn.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum opulus
Large, native, vigorous shrub of spreading habit. Rich autumn colour on maple - like leaves, white lace cap flowers, followed by clusters of red fruits.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum opulus 'Aureum'
A striking shrub with a compact habit. Bright yellow leaves. Heads of showy - white flowers June and July.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum opulus 'Compactum'
A small shrub of dense, compact habit. Heads of showy, white flowers June and July. Glistening, red fruits well into winter. Maple like leaves colour richly in autumn.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum opulus 'Roseum'
One of the most popular and hardy large shrubs. Globular, creamy - white, sterile, snowball - like flower heads in June and July.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum opulus 'Xanthocarpum'
Large, bushy shrub with palmate leaves. White flowers are followed by bright yellow berries that become translucent with age.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum plicatum
A large shrub whose branches are developed in layers. Produces white flower heads in May and June. Bunches of red fruits follow the flowers in autumn. Good, red, autumn foliage.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum plicatum 'Lanarth'
A strong growing variety with layered branches. Dark green heavily veined leaves turn purple-red in autumn. White flowers are sometimes followed by red berries.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum plicatum 'Mariesii'
A truly magnificent shrub which is a real asset to any garden. In early summer the layered branches are covered in a mass of white flowers. Red foliage in autumn.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum plicatum 'Pink Beauty'
Dark green leaves become reddish - purple in autumn. Flowers white turning pink in late spring. A charming selection which is free flowering.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum plicatum 'Summer Snowflake'
Like the other plicatum varieties growth is layered. White flower heads during the summer months. Good autumn colour of red and purple.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum plicatum 'Tomentosum'
A wide-spreading, medium to large shrub, of architectural value. The branches grow in layers, creating a tiered effect. Creamy - white flowers late May early June.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum pragense
A large, spreading, evergreen shrub. The leaves are shiny green above and felted on the underside. Cream flowers open from pink buds during May.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum rhytidophyllum
Large shrub with creamy - white flowers in May, red berries in autumn. Splendid shrub for screening which is fast growing with ovate, leathery, leaves. Plant more than one for pollination.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum sargentii 'Onondaga'
A large shrub with maple - like leaves that are deep maroon when young. White, lace cap flowers appear during summer. Good autumn colour.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum tinus
One of the most popular, evergreen shrubs. An excellent winter flowering shrub for all but the coldest areas. Tolerant of shade and maritime exposure. Masses of white flowers, late autumn to spring. Blue fruits.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum tinus 'Eve Price'
A compact, dense shrub with carmine buds opening to pink - tinged flowers from autumn to early spring.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum tinus 'Gwenllian'
Compact shrub which produces numerous flower trusses of pink budded, white flowers autumn-winter. Leaves are narrow and shorter than tinus.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum tinus 'Lucidum'
A vigorous form with glossy, green leaves. Larger flowers than those of the type, opening white, in March and April.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum tinus 'Purpureum'
Evergreen shrub with dark green leaves which are tinged with purple on the young growth.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum tinus 'Variegatum'
Leaves conspicuously variegated creamy - yellow. Not as hardy as the other varieties..

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viburnum utile Chesapeake
A small shrub, forming a mound broader than it is tall, with dark, glossy green, long, persistent leaves. The flowers are pink in bud, opening white and are followed by red fruits that turn black.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vinca major
Vigorous, trailing plant. Mauve flowers late spring, early summer. Grows almost anywhere, even in dry shade.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vinca major 'Variegata'
Large cream and green variegated leaves. Blue flowers from spring onwards.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vinca minor
Small, evergreen leaves. Bright blue flowers from spring onwards.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vinca minor 'Alba'
A good groundcover plant which trails along the ground. Small evergreen leaves and white flowers in spring.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vinca minor 'Argenteovariegata'
Pretty, variegated ground cover which spreads by runners. Mauve flowers in late spring, early summer.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vinca minor 'Atropupurea'
Green leaves and masses of deep purple flowers April to June and on and off into autumn.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vinca minor 'Gertrude Jekyll'
Green leaves and masses of pretty white flowers April to June and on and off into autumn.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vinca Minor 'Illumination'
Very pretty variegated periwinkle where the foliage is gold narrowly margined in green. Typical blue periwinkle flowers in spring.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vinca Minor 'La Grave'
Excellent periwinkle whose lavender blue flowers appear from April to September earning this evergreen groundcover an A.G.M.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Viola ordorata 'Konigin Charlotte'
An old variety introduced from Germany in 1900, very fragrant violet blue flowers in early spring.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vitex agnus-catsus ' Latifolia'
An attractive, spreading, aromatic shrub of medium size. Fragrant, violet flowers in autumn. Latifolia is a hardier and more vigorous form.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vitis 'Black Hamburg'
Large bunches of blue - black grapes which are very juicy and sweet, mid to late season. Needs a cool greenhouse.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vitis brant
Popular, hardy, fruiting vine. Dark purple - black, bloomy, sweet grapes are produced late summer. Attractive leaves.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vitis coignetiae
Spectacular, ornamental vine with huge shield - shaped leaves which turn orange - scarlet in autumn. Excellent plant to grow into a tree.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Vitis vinifera 'Purpurea'
Leaves emerge green, then claret - red, later deep vinous purple. Beautiful with grey or silver foliaged shrubs.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil