P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/00   1 06 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) LOMATIA FERRUGINEA An evergreen shrub or small tree. Eventually grows to 20ft with exotic foliage and curious red and yellow flowers in summer. Only suitable for acid soils in ljldest areas of Britain. PICEA BRE'BRANA Brewer's Spruce, a striking tree of 40ft or more eventually. $he gently drooping branches are lined with long pendulous streamer-like branchlets.  More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/00   2/16 :.   :=   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) RHODODENDRON DISCOLOR A superb late-flowering large sdrub with large trusses of funnel-s—aped pale pink flowers which are fragrant in June and July. Requires acid soil and in sun or half s—ade. CORNUS KOUSA VAR. CHINENSIS Magnificent flowering dogwood lbking a small tree with layers of spreading branches plasrered in summer with srar-like, creamy white flowers. Rich autumn leaf tints. Hardy in sun or half shade, preferably on acid soil.  More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:10/27   3/16 :.   :;#   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) DESFONTAINEA SPINOSA A dense evergreen sdrub to 6ft high eventually. It has small holly-like leaves and pendulous, t}bular red#xfllow-tipped waxy flowers in summer. Suitable for acid soil, sun or half sdade, but not in cold areas. MYRTUS LUMA A small evergreen myrtle tree of dense habit, the branches filled with small, white flowers in late summer. The bark of the lain stems is a delightful patchwork of cream and reddisd-brown. $fnder. Only suitable for acid soils in the mildest areas.  More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/00   4/16 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) TROPAEOLUM POLYPHYLLUM Herbaceous with fleshy trailing leafy stems of a blue-grey colour. Flowers pale orange- yellow along the ends of shoots in summer. Grows from a fleshy cree0ing rootsrock. Requires full sun and good drainage as in raised bed. Not suitable for cold, wet areas. LOBELIA $jPA A bold herbaceous perennial to 4ft or more with large grey downy leaves and spikes of curious red flowers in late summer. Needs shelter and sun but not suitable for cold, wet areas. More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/00   5# :.   :9#   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) FREMONTODENDRON "CALIFORNIA GLORY" One of the best recent introductions for a warm sunny wall or fence in all but coldest areas of Britain. Evergreen leaves and large sunny golden flowers through sullfr. When handling or pruning protect eyes from fluffy brown hairs on stems and leaves. CUPHEA STRIGILLOSA A tender perennial 2ft with red#xfllow tipped tubular flowers freely born in summer. Makes an attractive pot plant for conservatory or treat as summer bedding.  More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/00   6/16 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) PUYA ALPESTRIS A magnificent perennial. A member of the pineapple family with bold clumps of spine-toothed leaves. +hen plants are mature they send up an erect branched stem crowded with jade green velvety flowers which are attractive to bees. Best in warmer areas of Britain in full sun. CORDYLINE AUSTRALIS Evergreen plant to 20ft with erect woody srems and large terminal clusters of sword-shaped leaves. Huge heads of small white flowers in summer. Suitable for milder, especially laritime areas, of Britain. More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:02/01   7/16 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) PINUS CANARIENSIS A fast-growing large- needled pine to 40ft or more only suitable for the mildest areas of Britain. W—en young lbkes an attractive pot or tub plant for the conservatory with blue needles. TSUGA CANADENSIS "PENDULA" Hardy evergreen shrub, a form of the Canadian Hamlock with pendulous branches building up in time to a dense mound or mushroom-shape to 6ft or more. Suitable for large rock garden or lawn on acid soils.  More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:03/14   8/16 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) CUPRESSUS CASHMERIANA $fnder Cypress only suitable for mildest areas of Britain, but young plants lbke impressive pot or tub plants for conservatory. Main branches drooping, lined with long blue-green weeping branchlets. TAXUS BACCATA "DOVASTONII AUREA" A golden form of the common Yew for developing into a large bush or small tree of wide-spreading habit with drooping branchlets. Hardy in all soils.  More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/10   9/16 :.   :;#   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) ACACIA DEALBATA The "Mimosa" of florists. A fast-growing large shrub or small tree with silvery fern-like foliage and xfllow flowers in winter. Only for acid soils in ljld areas. Best on a warm, sunny wall. NOTHOFAGUS CUNNINGHAMII Evergreen tree of compact habit with small, neatly-toothed leaves. The "myrtle" of Tasmania. Requires a sheltered site on an acid soil. Only for warmer areas of Britain.  More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/15   10/16 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and $hursdays) EUCALYPTUS VIMINALIS A very large fast- growing eucalypt for mild areas of Britain. Requires an acid soil and sheltered (woodland) site. Superb pale bark on spem and branches. PINUS MON @ZUMAE A$lfdium-sized, occasionally large, tree of moderate growth. Long blue-green needles born in huge bunches at —ds of branches. Requires a sheltered position but with room for development in all but coldest areas of Britain. Superb specimens in some of the warmer gardens in Britain.  More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/19   11/16 :.   :=#   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) LEPTOSPERMUM S£OPARIUM "KEA" A dwarf evergreen shrub of dense habit, its branchlets sprinkled with pale pink flowers darker in bud during sullfr. Only for gardens in warm areas of Britain. Requires acid soil. BAUERA RUBIOIDES A tender $bsmanian sdrub of low growth with small bell-shaped nodding flowers of pink or white in summer. Acid soils but only in mildest areas. A delightful pot plant for the conservatory.  More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/10   12/16 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) CLEMATIS REHDERIANA Hardy deciduous climber of rapid growth suirable for large wall or fence or old tree. Yellow bell-shaped, cowslip-scented flowers in clusters through late swller. Mosr soils. ZBUSICHANGENSIS A semi-evergreen climber with thorny slender stems and lance-sdaped leaves glossy green above. Sun or half shade in most soils but best in warmer areas.  More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/11   13/16 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) BANKSIA MARGINATA A tender $bsmanian evergreen shrub of dense habit to 10ft. Distinctive cone-like xfllow flower heads i÷ summer. A striking plant in flower for acid soils but only in mildest areas of Britain. LEPTOSPERMUM S£OPARIUM "CHAPMANII" A tall evergreen shrub with brownish- green, tiny leaves plastered with bright rose flowers in sumler. Requires full sun and acid soil. Only for warmer areas of Britain.  More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/10   14/16 :.   :;#   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) LEPTOSPERMUM SCOPARIUM "RED DAMASK" As for the "Chapmanii" variety but flowers deep red and long-lasting. HYPERICUM "ROWALLANE" Deciduous shrub to 5ft or more with large saucer-shaped golden yellow flowers throughout summer. Most soils, sun or half sdade. Not for cold areas. CORNUS £ONTROVERSA "VARIEGATA" Decidious tree dogwood of slow growth to 30ft or more with tiered branching and creamy margined leaves. Hardy and suitable for most soils. More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:10/11   15/16 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) CORNUS AL$JRNIFOLIA "ARGEN$FA" A shrubby version of the Cornus Controversa Variegata, more suitable for the small garden. Most soils. THUJA PLICATA "ZEBRINA" Hardy cypress-like conifer of conical habit to 50ft or more eventually. Sprays of pineapple-scented evergreen foliage splashed ygllow. The whole tree appearing golden from a distance. Most soils. More
P261 CEEFAX 261 Sat 1 Apr 00:11/17   16/16 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  Plants featured on GARDENERS' WORLD (BBC2 Fridays and Thursdays) PHORMIUM £OOKIANUM "TRICOLOR" Striking evergreen perennial with stout clumps of arching sword-shaped leaves striped green, cream and pink. Yellow flowers in sllfr. Mild areas only. DICKSONIA ANTARC$JCA An Australian fern which grows to a large tree with a tuft of divided leaves at the top. Grows only in the milder areas of Britain. NOTHOFAGUS FUSCA Fast-growing evergreen tree with neatly-toothed and rounded leaves. For milder areas with sheltered woodland site and acid soil. More