April

Plants which flower in April in the UK. The list below may contain both hardy and tender plants. The exact flowering times are subject to local weather and climatic conditions and may vary from year to year.


Acacia mucronata Variable Sallow Wattle

Acacia mucronata

Evergreen shrub/ tree with very narrow leaves and many creamy flowers in spring. For a sheltered spot in fertile, well drained, neutral to acidic soil in full sun. Or grow in a conservatory. Minimum ...... more
£6.50




Ajuga incisa 'Frosted Jade'

(Ajuga incisa 'Bikun'.) Clump-forming cultivar with sharply cut leaves with a cream margin. Clusters of deep blue flowers are held above the foliage in April. For moist, well drained soil in part to ...... more
£3.99

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Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop'

Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop'

Stunning ground cover plant with very dark, scalloped glossy leaves and dense spikes of dark blue flowers from April-June. Grow in fertile, well drained soil in part/ full shade. 20 cms (7").
£4.50




Bugle

Ajuga reptans 'Braunherz'

Evergreen cultivar with deep purple leaves and spikes of vivid blue flowers from April-June. Use as ground cover in shade/ part shade in any soil type. 20 cms (7").
£4.50




Ajuga reptans 'Catlins' Giant' Bugle

Ajuga reptans 'Catlins' Giant'

Evergreen cultivar with large purple leaves to 15cm (6in) long and spikes of blue flowers from April-June. Use as ground cover in shade/ part shade in any soil type. 30 cms (1 foot). AGM.
£4.50

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Ajuga reptans 'Sugar Plum'

Ajuga reptans 'Sugar Plum'

Large, rounded wrinkled leaves that are a greyish green flushed with deep pink and cream, the young growth a deeper red. The contrasting deep blue flowers appear in spring. Mildew resistant. 20 cms ...... more
£4.50

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Ajuga reptans 'Valfredda' Bugle

Ajuga reptans 'Valfredda'

(Syn. Ajuga 'Chocolate Chip'.) Attractive cultivar with small, narrow purple leaves to 1 inch long and spikes of blue flowers from April-June. Use as ground cover in shade/ part shade in any soil ...... more
£4.50




Chocolate Vine

Akebia quinnata

A pretty climber with delicate leaves and fragrant red-purple flowers in spring sometimes followed by purple fruits. Quick growing and vigouous. Any well drained soil in sun or part shade. Pruning: ...... more
£9.99




Aquilegia 'Kristall' Columbine

Aquilegia 'Kristall'

A beautifull perennial with large, pure white flowers with long spurs from May-June. Strong growing. Good for cut flowers and attracting Bees. Grow in moist, well drained soil in sun/ part shade. ...... more
£4.50




Bergenia 'Bressingham White'

Bergenia 'Bressingham White'

Valuable for ground cover, this evergreen perennial has large leathery deep green leaves and short stems of delicately, scented tubular white flowers April-May. Grow in humus-rich, moist, well ...... more
£4.99




Bergenia 'Rotblum' Elephant's Ears

Bergenia 'Rotblum'

Good ground cover plant for sun/ part shade with large, glossy, bronze-tinged leaves and pink-red flowers in late spring-early summer. Leaves turn red in autumn. 50 cms (1½ feet).
£4.99

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Bergenia ciliata Elephant's Ears

Bergenia ciliata

Perennial with fleshy hairy leaves and spikes of pale pink-white flowers in early spring. For a sheltered site in rich, moist, well drained soil in sun/ part shade. 30 cms (1 foot).
£4.99




Bergenia cordifolia 'Tubby Andrews' Variegated Pigsqueak

Bergenia cordifolia 'Tubby Andrews'

A Bergenia with a striking variegation - the large green leaves are streaked & spotted with golden yellow. The contrasting pink flowers appear in spring. Retentive soil in sun/part-shade. 30 cms (1 ...... more
£4.99

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Bougainvillea x buttiana 'Raspberry Ice' Paper Flower

Bougainvillea x buttiana 'Raspberry Ice'

Variegated cultivar with bright pink bracts throughout summer. Cut back side shoots to 2-3 buds in spring. Feed and water generously in summer. Pot on every year (loam based compost + grit) ...... more
£12.00




Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack Frost'

Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack Frost'

A must-have perennial for a shady garden where foliage interest is so important. Striking, silvery leaves and forget-me-not-like blue flowers from April-May. Grow in humus-rich, moist, well drained ...... more
£5.50





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