Over 300 varieties of shrubs to choose from.
Beautiful magnolias.
A rose for every occasion.....

May.....

Now the bulbs are fading, its time to think about which bedding you are going to plant, but be aware there are still frosts about. It's time to get back into the swing of mowing the lawn regularly and it will be loving the warmer temperatures this month will bring.


Plant of the Month.....Wisteria

wisteriaWith masses of sweetly scented cascading flowers of blue lilac, pink or white, wisteria are truly one of the most remarkable sights in any garden and undoubtedly the most aristocratic member of the pea family. They are a very adaptable climber and can be trained against a wall, up into a tree, over arches and pergolas or simply up a post. They are hardy and robust and their needs are simple. Give them a well-drained, fertile soil and a sheltered, predominately sunny position and they will give you spectacular floral displays for years to come. 

All our plants are grafted and usually flower within three to four years of grafting, significantly quicker than plants grown from seed. 

For more information about growing wisteria, see our care and culitvation guide.


Bedding Plants.....

Add long lasting summer colours and scents to your garden with our HOME GROWN bedding plants. There is virtually every colour you can think of and for every situation, suitable to grow in beds, containers, pots and on patios.

'Home Grown for excellent quality'

pot bedding

One of the glasshouses where we grow over 120k summer bedding plants each year.

Again, we have gone all out to offer you a great range of Summer Bedding Plants, not only the tried and tested varieties, but a great selection of new and improved ones too.

A riot of colour and scents, well worth a visit!!  


New Mixed Viola.....


                 

Teardrops - Profuse flowering, semi-trailing habit which cascades in baskets. Outstanding display of mixed colour.

HEIGHT: 15-20cm


Dianthus.....

Dianthus (also called pinks) may be found as hardy annual, biennial or perennial. They are often used in borders or potted and many of them are fragrant.

memories                  

Memories - Award winning Dianthus. Absolutely beautiful! Compact plant with outstanding spicy fragrance. Whetman Pinks version of the famous 'Mrs Siskins' introduced in 1863. Flowers repeatedly during April and September. Highly fragrant. 

HEIGHT: 28cm

NEW Cocktail Selection.....


                 

Daiquiri - Single, white flower with blackcurrant eye over grey-green foliage. Highly fragrant. Drought tolerant with long flowering season.

RHS Award of Garden Merit.

HEIGHT: 35cm


                 

Mojito - Single, white flower with lime-green eye. Fragrant. Drought tolerant with long flowering season.

RHS Award of Garden Merit.

HEIGHT: 35cm

                 

Shirley Temple - Single, pink flower with maroon eye over grey-green foliage. Highly fragrant. Drought tolerant, long flowering season.

RHS Award of Garden Merit.

HEIGHT: 35cm


                 

Tequila Sunrise - Single, Peach flower with red edged, apricot eye over grey-green foliage. Fragrant. Drought tolerant with a long flowering season.

RHS Award of Garden Merit.

HEIGHT: 35cm


Pond Plants.....NEW IN!

                Following customer interest, we have just taken delivery of a popular range of Pond Plants including marginals, deep water aquatics, lillies and oxygenators, many native plants, ideal for promoting wildlife. We also stock aquatic baskets, and compost to make your pond complete.


Japanese Maple.....

           

Grace and Beauty..... Japanese maples (Acers) are amongst the finest shrubs that anyone could plant in their garden. Known for their graceful habit, often with attractive coloured foliage and many finely textured leaves. 

Red Pygmy - Dark red leaves in spring. Golden-yellow leaves in autumn. HEIGHT: 2m


Euphorbia.....

                Striking flowering and foliage plants suitable for many different uses in the garden from ground-cover in shade to hot and dry borders. Valuable additions to garden plantings, they provide a range of colours acting as a perfect foil and contrast to their flowers.


Clematis.....

Montana's are a great choice to grow now as they flower from May to June. They tend to be vigorous, which is useful for covering large areas, quickly and can be grown through trees. They are mainly white, but some shades of pink and are often scented. We have an excellent selection of clematis to choose from.....


                 

Warwickshire Rose

Deep pink flowers May-June against dark foliage. For any fertile soil in sun or semi-shade.

HEIGHT: 6-8m. SPREAD: 4m  PRUNING GROUP: 1


 
               

Sacha

NEW FOR 2017! A beautiful variety with purple flowers and creamy yellow anthers from April to August.

HEIGHT: 1.5m  PRUNING GROUP: TBC


 
               

Kitty

NEW FOR 2017! Compact variety. White flower with dark purple stamens from May-Oct. Any aspect. Good for containers.

HEIGHT: 1m  PRUNING GROUP: 2


Strawberries.....

There is nothing better than picking fresh strawberries from your garden, we have several varieties to choose from, some suitable for patio containers, whilst some varieties can be grown in hanging baskets, ideal if space is an issue. Here is a selection of some of the varieties we have this season:

honeoye                  

Honeoye

Very attractive glossy fruit with red flesh and excellent flavour. Crops from early to late June.

cambridge favourite                  

Cambridge Favourite

Heavy crops of large fruits, excellent flavour and quality. Good disease resistance.


                 

Hapil

Bears a good crop of large sweetly flavoured orange-red berries. Very high yield during mid-June to mid- July.


Itoh Paeonies.....

Named after the Japanese peony breeder, Toichi Itoh and also known as intersectional peonies, they are hybrids between tree peonies and herbaceous peonies. With large blooms over an extended period, off-set with attractive foliage they are highly sought after and make excellent cut flowers.

                 

Callie's Memory - Highly sought after. Beautiful creamy-apricot flowers with maroon flares and light scent. Fertile soil in sun/partial shade.

HEIGHT:70cm

 


                 
                 

Nippon Beauty - Single, dark red flowers with a small yellow centre in late spring-early summer. Plant in a fertile soil in sun or partial shade.

HEIGHT: 60-90cm


                 

                 

Bartzella - Beautiful variety of Itoh Paeony with intense sulphur yellow double flowers and rich scent. Fertile soil in sun/partial shade.

HEIGHT:75cm


Tomato Plants.....

                  Tomato Plants - Lots of varieties available to buy now. We also stock a huge range of other vegetable plants and herbs.

For a more extensive list of gardening advice, have a look at the Daleside Garden Calendar for hints and tips, on what you could be doing in the garden at this time of year.  We regularly update the calendar with details of activities for the coming months.

 

Availability Lists - Regularly updated lists showing all the plants & trees we have in stock.
It is well worth viewing our online Gallery, for anyone who appreciates the beauty of plants and flowers. All the photographs are taken by our in-house photographer and are available to purchase.

*Items in stock at time of list created, but always subject to availability.

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