The following page contains notes for plants, shrubs, and trees in my own garden. They are not comprehensive, but aim to provide general information on care and positioning.
Also available is grouped information for particular situations.
- Shrubs for Wildlife
- Perennials for Wildlife
- Biennials for Wildlife
- Annuals for Wildlife
- Year-Round Flowering (Shrubs)
- Year-Round Flowering (Perennials)
- Year-Round Flowering (Biennials)
- Year-Round Flowering (Annuals)
- Shaded Garden Planting
- Drought-Resistant Planting
- Fragrant Planting
- Evergreen Planting
- Soil-Type Planting
The following pages link to information about plants which are suitable for areas in and around ponds or bogs.
A page containing some information on dealing with slug and snail problems.
Growing herbs is also useful for culinary, decorative and wildlife purposes in the garden.
Acer Aucuba Begonia Bergenia Berberis Buddleja BuxusCallicarpa Ceanothus Choisya Clematis Cordyline Cotinus Cotoneaster Cyclamen Cytisus Danae Daphne Digitalis Elaeagnus Erica Escallonia Eucalyptus Euonymous Euphorbia Fatsia Forsythia Fothergilla Fuchsia Gaultheria Genista Geranium Hebe Hedera Heuchera Heucherella Hippohae Hosta Hydrangea Hypericum Ilex Kerria Laurus Lavandula Leucothoe Ligustrum Lonicera Magnolia Mahonia Muscari Narcissus Olearia Osmanthus Pachysandra Passiflora Perovskia Photinia Pieris Pittosporum Potentilla Primula Prunus Pulmonaria Pulsatilla Pyracantha Ribes Rosmarinus Salix Sambucus Santolina Sedum Skimmia Spartium Spiraea Syringa Tellima Tiarella Ulex Vaccinium Viburnum Vinca Weigela Yucca