Winter’s here!

Half hardy plants like Dicksonia antarctica do need good protection against severe frosts in the winter! Here we have protected our plants against the winter’s cold. We started with the mountain banana collection. After that the tree ferns and last but not least, the palm trees. During the winter months…

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Rare plants now available!

We now have the following beauties in stock: Woodwardia fimbriata, a large fern for sheltered, damp spots Polypodium ‘Whitley Giant’, a large, good hardy variety of the oak fern (Polypodium vulgare) The following plants have long proven their hardiness: Rhododendron macabeanum ,  Blechnum nova-zelandiae ,  Blechnum magellanicum,  Blechnum nudum , …

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Large Trachycarpus fortunei palm trees now in stock!

The best palm tree for your garden is Trachycarpus fortunei.We’ve got large ones available in pots of 130L with a trunk of around 2m (6 feet) in length! These plants are delivered at an angle (see photo). The price is € 400 (exclusive of transport) but for that price you’ve…

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Helen’s Hybrid – a promising new banana!

Helen’s Hybrid is probably a cross between Musa sikkimensis Red Tiger and Musa Chinichampa. Seedlings from this happy marriage are all different. Some resemble one parent, some the other, but most resemble both like the plant on this picture. Human children are sometimes faster or smarter than their parents. Also…

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