GardenSeeker.Co.Uk Pruning Businesses Search Gardening Gifts
›› ››

Garden Shrubs Beginning with N - a-z Letter listing

Nandina; Neillia; Nerium; Notospartium:

Nandina - our featured 'N' shrub -  is normally grown for the interesting evergreen - sometimes coloured - foliage. As can be seen here, the flowers are also attractive.

 




Nandina domestica FirepowerNandina - Heavenly or Japanese Bamboo: - Attractive evergreen pinnate foliage on this generally hardy shrub. Best for sheltered position in colder areas. Flowers are followed by bright red round fruits on some varieties.

The Nandina domestica is the main one for planting in the UK and has several varieties of note - Nandina domestica 'Firepower' being one of the most popular.

Neillia: -  Fully hardy deciduous shrubs with attractive pink flowers in late Spring.

nerium - Oleander - Pink flowered shrubNerium - Oleander: -  Non hardy, but can be grown outside in good UK summer. Best grown under glass protection, but do not over-water. Lanceolate evergreen foliage with white, pink or red flowers. Very showy.

Nothofagus - or Southern Beech, is enigmatically named, in that the common names are normally 'Southern Beech' yet the botanical name could be taken to mean 'not a beech' - Fagus being the family name for Beeches!

Notospartium:- Unusual shrub in that is does not have (visible) leaves! Erect growth with typical 'pea' flowers - normally pink/purple. Need frost free environment, dry and with plenty of sun. (Nat a Spartium? but commonly referred to as the Pink Broom. (Spartium being one of the real Broom family within the wider group of Leguminosae. 

Nyssa is sometimes sold as a shrub! But before long the purchaser will realise they have a substantial spreading tree waiting to burst forth.






extraAdvert


Popular Gardening Sections

Card image cap
Sections

Learn - all aspects of lawn maintenance, how to build and maintain a pond, care and grow vegetables and fruit, fit for your table.

Sections
Card image cap
Problems

Identify Weeds in The Garden - How to deal with weeds. Diseases and Pest which harm your garden and plants, learn how to prevent, deter and erradicate your garden problems.

Garden Problems
Card image cap
Pruning

Pruning Guide. Shrubs flower better with correct pruning. Many illustrations and examples of what to do - and when. Includes evergreens, roses, flowering shrubs, spring flowering shrubs and pruning for stem effect. This is our most viewed and comprehensive section,

Pruning
Card image cap
Gardening Businesses

Gardening Businesses listed in the UK counties and USA states. County and State Listings of businesses involved in Garden supplies and services. If you wish to be added to the Directory, please send us your information. Having problems, use the search box

Businesses
Card image cap
Gardening

In this section you will learn about Gardening Basics, Containers, Landscaping, Propagation and Soil.

Gardening

Copyright © GardenSeeker.Co.UK - 2000 - 2021

Advertising listing / Privacy Policy
Contact Us