Dahlias are not frost hardy and so need to be lifted for the winter months. Dahlias produce a swollen root system and it is these roots that need to be protected. Your first job will be to cut back the aerial part of the plant right down to the base of the plant. Use a…
Adding scents to your pots. How about adding some Scented leaf Pelargoniums to your pots to add another dimension to your planting scheme. There are a wonderful selection of scents to choose from. How about a zesty orange scent of “Orange Fizz”, or a fresh citrus scent of “Citronella”. The traditional rose Geraniums scent of…
Flame orange leaves of Paprika Heuchera are so viberant and bright in the spring.
Our heucheras are looking fantastic here at Cramden Nursery. Here we have the fresh green leaves of ‘Lime Marmalde’. The rich dark leaves of ‘Shanghai’ and the pretty combination of veined green leaves and red flowers of ‘Paris’.
Vancouver is a stellar Pelargonium and a variegated leaf pelargonium. It combines the Stella shaped leaf with the beautiful bicolour of green and bronze to produce this beautiful looking leaf. As the day light hours lengthen the bronze colour becomes darker taking on an almost chocolate colour in the middle of summer. It is great…
Looking for colour on a grey, grey day in February. Flowers are few and far between this month here at Cramden Nursery, but we do have some pretty coloured leafed Pelargoniums to brighten up the benches. Here is Mrs Pollock, she is a tricolored leaf Pelargonium. So very pretty.
Heucheras have ‘Fantastic Foliage’ colour and the range of colours you can grow is wonderfull, it is like letting a child loose in a sweet shop, which do you choose first? Here is paprika a must for us here at Cramden nursery to grow for next summer. What a gorgess colour!
Peach Flambe Heuchera, is looking fantastic,it’s foliage colour is so vibrant and bright.
Wow look at the foliage colour on “Spotlight” Heuchera, it simply shines.
‘Creole Night’ Heuchera with its deep rich dark leaves looks fantastic against the fresh green of ‘Lime Marmalade’ Heuchera. One of the great attributes of Heucheras is that they keep their beautiful foliage all year round. Even in the grey days of Januray they can provide your pots with amazing colour and texture.