Ivydene Gardens Herb Gallery:
Site Map

You can select a Herb by clicking on the Thumbnail to see its Herb Description alongside from the:-

  • Flower Colour
  • Foliage Colour
  • Form
  • Shape
  • Fruit Colour or
  • Bed Pictures Comparison Pages from the menu on the right

or you can select one of the 3 HERBS by clicking on its:-

  • Name in the list below.

Herb Plants with non-empty Comparison Pages

Nurseries that grow and sell plants to the Public:-

Coblands Nurseries:-
Coblands Nurseries were founded in 1963 growing a wide range of shrubs, herbaceous, grasses, ferns and trees in the ‘coblands’ of Kent. The production nursery extends over 120 acres on a number of sites in and around Tonbridge, growing approximately a million plants at any one time.
www.best4plants.co.uk now brings this wealth of knowledge and expertise to the general public as well as the trade.

 

HERB PLANT GALLERY PAGES
Site Map of pages with content (o) *

Introduction

FLOWER COLOUR
(o)Blue
Orange
Other Colours
Pink
Red
White
(o)Yellow

FOLIAGE COLOUR
Black
Blue
Brown
Bronze
(o)Green
Grey
Purple
Red
Silver
Variegated White
Variegated Yellow
White
Yellow
Autumn Colour
4 Season Colour

FORM
Mat-forming
Trailing
Mound-forming Spreading
Clump-forming
(o)Stemless
(o)Erect
Climbing
Arching

SHAPE
Columnar
Oval
Rounded
Flattened Spherical
Narrow Conical
Broad Conical
Egg-shaped
Broad Ovoid
Narrow Vase-shaped
Fan-shaped
Broad Fan-shaped
Narrow Weeping
Broad Weeping
Single-stem Palm
Multi-stem Palm

FRUIT COLOUR
(o)Fruit

BED PICTURES
Garden Pictures

Topic
Case Studies
Companion Planting
Garden Construction
Garden Design
Garden Maintenance
Glossary
Home
Library
Offbeat Glossary
Plants
Soil
Tool Shed
Useful Data

Topic - Plant Photo Galleries
Aquatic
Bamboo
Bedding
Bulb
Climber
Colour Wheel
Conifer
Deciduous Shrub
Deciduous Tree
Evergreen Perennial
Evergreen Shrub
Evergreen Tree
Fern
Grass
Hedging
Herbaceous Perennial

Herb *

Odds and Sods
Rhododendron
Rose
Soft Fruit
Top Fruit
Vegetable
Wild Flower

Topic - Wildlife on Plant Photo Gallery
Butterfly

Herb Height from Text Border

Blue =
0-24
inches
(0-60
cms)

Green=
24-72 inches
(60-180 cms)

Red =
72+
inches
(180+
cms)

Herb Soil Moisture from Text Background

Wet Soil

Moist Soil

Dry Soil

Click on thumbnail to add the Herb Description Page of the Herb named in the Text box below that photo.
The Comments Row of that Herb Description Page details where that Herb is available from.

 

 

 

 

 

Herb INDEX link to Herb Plant Description Page

Botanical Name / Common Name

Flower Colour

Flower Months

Height x Spread in inches (cms)
(1 inch = 2.5 cms,
12 inches = 1 foot
12 inches = 30 cms,
24 inches = 2 feet,
3 feet = 1 yard,
40 inches = 100 cms)

Foliage Colour

A, B, C, D, E, F, G

 

 

 

 

 

H

Hyssopus officinalis / Hyssop

Dark Blue

hyssopusflotofficinalis1a1

August, October

24 x 36
(30 x 90)

Mid-Green

hyssopusfoltofficinalis1a1

I

Impatiens cristata / Touch-Me-Not

Golden-Yellow followed by seed pod

impatiensflotcristata1a1

July, August, September

30 x 24
(75 x 60)

Greyed-Green with Maroon veins

impatiensfoltcristata1a1

J

 

 

 

 

 

K

Kniphofia aloides / Red Hot Poker

Red in bud, opening to Bright Orange, and fading to Yellow

kniphofiaflotaloides1a1

August, September

48 x 24
(120 x 60)

Dark Green

kniphofiafoltaloides1a1

L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z

 

 

 

 

 

 

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