Plants

We grow over 200 different types of plant at ELL, most of which are edible, perennial and low maintenance. We love them all.

For plant buffs, see the Excel list attached for a list of names, ordered by botanical name...

PLANT AND SEED SUPPLIERS

Name

Website

Rare plants?

Seeds?

Typical prices

Comments

Agroforestry Research Trust

www.agroforestry.co.uk

Y

Y

Shrubs - £9

Trees - £15

Best variety of cultivars for typical FG plants

 

Best range of seeds for typical FG plants

 

Helpful, easy website

Bee Happy Plants

www.beehappyplants.co.uk

N

Y

Shrubs – £8

Trees - £16

Excellent for wildlife-friendly plants

 

Plants are grown organically

 

Helpful, easy website

Beth Chatto Gardens

www.bethchatto.co.uk/products

Y

Y

Shrubs - £8

Trees – NA

Expensive and commercial, but good for ornamental herbaceous perennials which are also edible

Burncoose Nurseries

www.burncoose.co.uk

Y

N

Shrubs - £10

Trees - £30

Very expensive but you can find most things on here

Cool Temperate

www.cooltemperate.co.uk

Y

N

Shrubs - £7

Trees - £15

Good range of edible cultivars

Historic Plants

www.historicalplants.co.uk/

Y

Y

Shrubs - £6

Trees - £10

Excellent for rare plants, but difficult website

Jurassicplants Nurseries

www.treeonlinenursery.co.uk

Y

N

Shrubs - £5

Trees - £7

Excellent range of rare plants, very reasonable prices and very good service

 

Helpful, easy website

Kevock Garden Plants

www.kevockgarden.co.uk/store

Y

N

Shrubs - £8

Trees - £15

Expensive

 

Good for ornamental plants which are also edible

Kore Wild Fruit Nursery

www.korewildfruitnursery.co.uk

Y

N

Shrubs - £6

Trees - £7

Excellent for unusual and wildlife-friendly plants

 

Helpful, easy website

Lubera

www.lubera.co.uk/

Y

N

Shrubs - £12

Trees - £20

 

Expensive, but good for “novelty” plants e.g. edible dahlias, white asparagus

The Forest Garden

www.theforestgarden.com/shop/

N

N

Shrubs – £2

Trees - £5

Fantastic prices and service, but very small selection of mostly natives