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Jasper recommends Mahonia`s for the winter

November 13th, 2015

  Through the dark days of winter, one shrub which stands out with it`s bright yellow flowers to enliven the gloom are the Mahonia`s. The different specious of Mahonia will flower from the autumn months through to early spring. They have evergreen spiky leaves (Helps repeal intruders) and long yellow racemes(spikes) of very often fragrant […]

Viburnum farreri

November 3rd, 2014

A brilliant shrub for the winter garden is Viburnum farreri. It produces flowers from November all the way through the winter. The flowers are pink in the bud opening to white, with a very fragrant scent, which can be smelt, wafting across the garden in the middle of winter. Viburnum farreri  (use to be called […]

Viburnum bodnantense

November 29th, 2013

For winter flowering and a strong scent which drifts across the garden in the winter months one of the best shrubs has got to be Viburnum bodnantese .The 3lt plants which we have for sale at Averys Garden Centre are bursting with  pink buds ,ready to fulfil this  promise of winter scent and colour.