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For 2020 on site sales, the nursery will be open on April xxx - September xxx 2020.

We also actively encourage customers to arrange appointments at mutually convenient times (Monday - Friday) throughout the year, particularly if you envisage a sizeable order.


We are no longer open on Bank Holidays

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Hydrangea aspera ssp. robusta  WWJ11888


It was a huge surprise for Peter Wharton and myself, in the north of Vietnam, to discover this plant so far away from its centre of distribution in the Himalayas. The true and distinct plants, of this subspecies that has long been confused in cultivation, forming sizeable shrubs (6m) with age, clothed in the typical large (29 x 23 cm) paddle-shaped softly hairy leaves on distinctly long red petioles (20 cm), but having opened the substantial inflorescences of purple-blue flowers in September. Best grown with some shelter from strong winds in a moisture retentive, but drained soil in sun to light shade.

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