Buying a tree and shrubs from Suttons Seeds will provide a long-lasting structure, which adds depth and biodiversity to your outdoor space. They create a backdrop for the more ephemeral performers, and act as a haven for local wildlife.
Magnolia Plant – Wadas Memory Port Manteaux churns out silly new words when you feed it an idea or two. Enter a word (or two) above and you'll get back a bunch of portmanteaux created by jamming together words that are conceptually related to your inputs. The Magic of Magnolias: Showy flowers and luxurious leaves cast their springtime spell –
The cream coloured flowers on Photinia Red Robin provide further interest in the spring months, attracting insects to the garden. It is not a compact plant and it’s loose leaf structure allows the hedge to float along in the breeze. Plants supplied in 2 litre, 5 litre or 10 litre pots, 20cm+, 60cm+ or 100cm+ high and grow 20-40cm per year.
Below you’ll find many (but not all!) of the advanced trees, shrubs, standard & weeping trees, potted fruit trees, and ferns we stock. This list may not reflect current stock on hand or recent changes, so please call us on (03) 6239 6850 if you’re after something specific.
Thuja Plicata Potted Plants – 40cm+ X 20 New crop of hybrid plants demonstrate beauty of ingenuity – lGreen giant arborvitae (Thuja standishii X plicata ‘Green Giant’) is an effective screen. loam with a pH of 5.0-6.5. It makes a good small foundation, accent or container plant on patios. I consid. Local nurseries and garden centers tell us what’s new for the planting
10 Christmas Berry / Photinia fraseri ‘Red Robin’ 20-30cm Tall in 9cm pots . Photinia, or Christmas berry, is a genus of Asian and North American shrubs, which includes a group of evergreen hybrids grown specifically for their colourful young foliage.
1 x 3 Litre Potted Plant or 5-7.5 Litre Potted Plant. From £14.99. More Info View Options
Ask the gardener: cordylines – Cordyline Australis is a beautiful architectural plant and will thrive in a well drained soil. I find the hardiest of the Cordylines is the normal green leaf type and I have one of these in my own gar.
Photinia x fraseri ‘Red Robin’ Stransvaesia, Christmas Berry. 10 Options from £5.99. Hardy Shrub. What is Hardy Shrub? Woody plant, usually having a permanent framework of branches. Capable of withstanding outdoor winter temperatures down to -15C.
2 x 10 litre potted photinia plants (T74237P)
Photinia Red Robin also works well in a mixed hedge or planted in a Laurel hedge. Most Red Robin is a form of the garden hybrid P. x fraseri, with glossy dark green adult foliage, and variable red tinted young leaves, especially as they just unfold.
Photinia fraseri ‘Red Robin’ is also known by its common name Christmas Berry. It is a popular choice for evergreen hedging. The young leaves emerge a vibrant red colour which gradually change to glossy dark green as they mature.
Cornus Sericea Plant – Baileyi Great Plant Picks is an educational program of the Elisabeth C. Miller Botanical Garden, recommending outstanding plants for gardeners living west of the Cascade Mountains from Eugene, Oregon, USA to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Gardening: ‘New’ small shrubs for the prairies and some you might have missed (Part I) – Plant it in full sun
Commonly called red tip or Fraser photinia, Photinia x fraseri is a hybrid species of shrub grown for its ornamental foliage, which is a bright reddish-pink when young. The evergreen shrubs grow vigor.