"Have just received my order. Excellent quality strong plants, carefully packed and delivered on time. Kind regards
Michael Swan, Durham August 2009
"My Password was a bit of a problem. Sorted very quickly though. "
"I had visited the nursery many years ago and it was nice to be able to order from somewhere I liked. The trees were a gift for my parents and were delivered direct to them, which was very helpful"
Additional Plant Details
Good to know - although prone to many pests/diseases, generally trouble free when grown well. Within the Rhododendron family. Shallow planting is essential as all are surface rooting. Mulch annually with leaf mould.
Pests & Diseases - vine weevil, rhododendron and azalea whiteflies, leafhoppers, lacebugs, scale insects, caterpillars, aphids, powdery mildew, bud blast, honey fungus, rust, leaf gall, petal blight, silver leaf, phytophthora root rot, lime-induced chlorosis (if soil is not sufficiently acid).
Place of Origin - mainly hybrids with complex origins in Europe, Asia, Australasia, North America, particularly south western China, Tibet, Burma, northern India, New Guinea.
Now is our busy spring period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 10 days before you RECEIVE your plants.
Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.