the plants

a current register of all the plants I have growing for the 3-pronged garden design styles of Japanesque, Cottage, and Woodland.

bulbous perennials

All have different bloom periods, for compositions of continuous flowering.


Most use tendrils and sticky pads to cover uprights in foliage and flowers. Some are evergreen; some annuals


Most are herbaceous perennials. and die back in Autumn; a few remain evergreen


The backbone of the garden, offering long-term structure across the seasons.


A huge range of evergreen shapes, colours and forms; some hardy, some tender.


Plants with height and structure, decorative bark, fruit, foliage or evergreen.