What shrubs are native to Scotland?

What shrubs grow well in Scotland?

Top Ten Shrubs

  • BERBERIS (Barberry) All Berberis are easy to grow and require little or no pruning. …
  • BUDDLEIA (Butterfly Bush) …
  • HEBE (Veronica) …
  • HYDRANGEA (Hydrangea) …
  • ILEX (Holly) …
  • PHILADELPHUS (Mock Orange) …
  • PIERIS (Andromeda) …
  • POTENTILLA (Shrubby Cinquefoil)

What grows in the Scottish Highlands?

What types of plants grow in Scotland?

  • The Scotch Thistle (Onopordum acanthium). Well, we had to start with this one!
  • Bog Myrtle (Myrica gale)
  • Gorse (Ulex europaeus)
  • Heather, Ling (Calluna vulgaris) and Heather, Bell (Erica cinerea)
  • Cross-Leaved Heath (Erica tetralix)
  • Scottish Bluebell (Campanula rotundifolia)

What can I plant in May in Scotland?

Sweetcorn, courgettes, marrows, pumpkins, cucumbers, tomatoes, French beans and Runner beans are temperature sensitive crops. If they are sown in soil that is too cold, germination will be poor, and any seedlings that do appear will not crop as well as those started in warmer soils.

What flowers can I plant now in Scotland?

Perennial Plants

  • Liriope muscari ‘Moneymaker’ Blue Lilyturf. £9.14. …
  • Astilbe Jump and Jive Perennial Plants. £8.04. …
  • Astilbe Snowdrift Pot Grown. £6.89. …
  • Bergenia Cordifolia Elephants Ears. £6.89. …
  • Coreopsis verticillata Moonbeam. …
  • Crocosmia Lucifer Pot Grown. …
  • Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora Honey Angels. …
  • Dicentra Spectabilis Bleeding Heart.
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