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Schizophragma hydrangeoides
Japanese Hydrangea-vine

An ornamental climber, supporting itself by means of aerial roots. White flowers are borne in large, flattened cymes. Leaves heart-shaped, dark green, turning yellow in autumn. Though slow-growing (0,5m of annual growth), it eventually reaches 6m. Superb ..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, flowers VII no 0.5 m shadow, sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 4 Zones 6 - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
shadow, sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 4 Zones 6 - 8

Schizophragma hydrangeoides 'Moonlight'
Japanese Hydrangea-vine 'Moonlight'

An ornamental climber, supporting itself by means of aerial roots. White flowers are borne in large, flattened cymes. Attractive heart-shaped, slivery glaucous leaves turn yellow in autumn. Though slow-growing (0,5m of annual growth), it eventually reache..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, flowers no 0.5 m shadow, sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun Zones 6 - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
shadow, sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun Zones 6 - 8

Hydrangea anomala GREEN RACER®
Climbing Hydrangea GREEN RACER®

A compact but fast growing cultivar of heart-shaped or ovate leaves. Flowers gathered in umbels open in June and July. Frost hardy, undemanding and disease and pest resistant, particularly recommended for small gardens. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Leaves decorat..

Selected by Szczepan Marczyński out of plants found in natural sites in Japan. Introduced in the market by Clematis The Source of Good Climbers, Poland in 2015.
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves no 2-3 m 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 2-4 Zones 5 - 7
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 2-4 Zones 5 - 7

A valuable, fully hardy, strong-growing climber reaching even 20 m (0,5-1 m of annual growth) in suitable trees. It attaches itself by means of aerial roots, though may require initial support. Flowers in corymbs, in June to July, greenish-white, with sev..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, flowers VI-VII no 0.5-1 m 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 2-4 Zones 5 - 7
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 2-4 Zones 5 - 7

Schizophragma hydrangeoides 'Roseum'
Japanese Hydrangea-vine 'Roseum'

A new cultivar of Hydrangea-vine with pale yellow flowers that open in July. Heart-shaped leaves are deep green with a slightly reddish shade, yellow in autumn. It climbs by means of aerial roots. It prefers moist and acid soil. A superb plant for partial..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers no 0.5 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 2-4 Zones 5B - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 2-4 Zones 5B - 8

Clematis 'Alionushka'
Clematis 'Alionushka'

Bell-shaped, nodding, rose-pink flowers with pale yellow anthers. A beautiful herbaceous clematis with raised, non-clinging stems (as in climbing rose). When no support is provided, it scrambles over the ground. Looks lovely when intermingled with another..

Raised by A. N. Volosenko-Valenis, Ukraine (former USSR).Named in 1969.
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers no 1-1.5 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 4-5 Zones 3 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 4-5 Zones 3 - 9

Clematis 'Pamiat Serdtsa'
Clematis 'Pamiat Serdtsa'

A charming climber with bell-shaped, nodding, violet-lilac flowers from June to September. A beautiful perennial clematis with raised, non-clinging stems (as in climbing rose). When no support is provided, it scrambles over the ground. Looks lovely when i..

Raised by M. A. Beskaravainaya, Russia (former USSR).Named in 1973.
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers no 1-1.5 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 4-5 Zones 4 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 4-5 Zones 4 - 9

Lonicera japonica 'Aureoreticulata'
Japanese Honeysuckle 'Aureoreticulata'

A vigorous, semi-evergreen species reaching 3m (1m of annual growth) on a suitable support. Interesting, green with yellow veins leaves. Flowers small, white, changing to yellow with age from June to October. Berries small, purplish-black with a light wax..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves no 1-2 m 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun Zones 6 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun Zones 6 - 9

Lonicera japonica 'Halliana'
Japanese Honeysuckle 'Halliana'

A rampant species reaching up to 5m (1-2m of annual growth) on a suitable support. Flowers white, changing to yellow, very fragrant, produced continuously on the young growths from June to October. Exceptionally floriferous. Semi-evergreen leaves on vigor..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
fragrant flowers no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow Zones 6 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow Zones 6 - 9

Lonicera japonica 'Purpurea'
Japanese Honeysuckle 'Purpurea'

A vigorous species reaching up to 4m (1m of annual growth) on a suitable support. Evergreen leaves turn purple in autumn and winter. Flowers small, white, changing to yellow with age. Succeeds in moderate soils and in partial shade. It may freeze during s..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow Zones 6 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow Zones 6 - 9

Clematis 'Blue Sensation'
Clematis 'Blue Sensation'

A perennial cultivar of violet-blue flowers opening from June to October. Recommended for  perennial borders or for planting among lower shrubs. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Flowers small, 6-8 cm across, violet-blue, consisting of 4 (sometimes 6) oblong sepals wi..

Raised by Gerard S. Kuijf, Netherlands.
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers no 1-1.5 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 3-5 Zones 4 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 3-5 Zones 4 - 9

Clematis 'Ryuan'
Clematis 'Ryuan'

An interesting Japanese cultivar of purple-dark blue velvety flowers 10 cm in diameter, consisting of 4 narrow, eliptic sepals and dark violet anthers on light violet filaments. Flowers borne from mid-June till September. Leaves single or trifoliate, ofte..

Raised by Mikiyoshi Chikuma, Japan, before 2008 as a result of crossing Clematis florida with Clematis integrifolia
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers no 1.7 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 3-5 Zones 6 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 3-5 Zones 6 - 9

Clematis 'Sizaia Ptitsa'
Clematis 'Sizaia Ptitsa'

Perennial clematis with violet-blue, open flowers, borne from June to September. The sepals are narrow, twisted and have a deep violet stripe along the center. Crimson-purple anthers on violet-white filaments. The stems grow up to 1,5-2 m but are non-clin..

Raised by M. A. Beskaravainaya, Russia (former USSR). Named in 1979.
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers no 1.5-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 3-5 Zones 4 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 3-5 Zones 4 - 9

Vinca minor 'Sebastian'
Dwarf Periwinkle 'Sebastian'

A Polish cultivar of interesting variegated leaves, green with yellow splashes in the middle that turn green in summer. Moderate growth strength. Recommended for domestic gardens and urban green areas. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Leaves decorative, evergreen, ov..

Selected by Kazimierz Kulas, Poland.
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
no 0.5 m 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 10 Zones 5A - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 10 Zones 5A - 8

Rosa FAIRY DANCE 'Harward'
Trailing rose FAIRY DANCE 'Harward'

A groundcover rose, long-blooming and highly resistant to disease. Well adapted to Polish winters. Ideally suited for urban green areas. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: A compact shrub of moderate height. Flowers double, deep red, gathered in large inflorescences; b..

ORIGIN: Harkness, Great Britain ,1979.
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers no 0.4-1 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 3-6 Zones 5 - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 3-6 Zones 5 - 8

Pachysandra terminalis 'Green Carpet'
Japanese pachysandra 'Green Carpet'

Great evergreen ground cover for a variety of shady locations in all types of gardens, parks, public spaces.  

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, flowers no 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 5 Zones 6A - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 5 Zones 6A - 8

Rosa YELLOW FAIRY
Rose YELLOW FAIRY

A groundcover rose blooming generously over a long time with attractive yellow flowers. Tolerates semi-shaded sites. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Flowers small, 2–3 cm across, semi-double in a range of yellows – from coppery gold to cream-coloured; appear in abun..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers no sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 5-7 Zones 6 - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 5-7 Zones 6 - 8

Rosa 'Elfrid'
Trailing rose 'Elfrid'

A groundcover rose of long-lasting bloom and high disease resistance. Withstands Polish winters. Well-adjusted to urban conditions.  WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Flowers 5–6 cm across, double, colour range from red-pink to salmon-pink; start blooming in VI and bl..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers no sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 3-6 Zones 5 - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 3-6 Zones 5 - 8

Fuchsia 'Riccartonii'
Fuchsia 'Riccartonii'

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Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers no 0.3-0.5 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 Zones 7
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 Zones 7

Vinca major
Bigleaf Periwinkle

A vigorous low growing shrub covered with large (4-8 cm across) dark, evergreen leaves. Numerous violet-blue flowers growing from the axils sprinkle the plant from April till June and in smaller amounts for the rest of summer. Thrives in fertile, humifie..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, flowers no 0.3-1 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 5-11 Zones 6B - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 5-11 Zones 6B - 8