Recommended Suppliers

The following are recommended as ethical and sustainable UK based suppliers of interesting and unusual plants:

Crûg Farm Plants

www.crug-farm.co.uk

 

Hampshire Carnivorous Plants  

www.hantsflytrap.com

 

Organic Plants

www.organicplants.co.uk

 

Rareplants Nursery

www.rareplants.co.uk

 

RHS Garden Wisley

www.rhs.org.uk/gardens/wisley

 

RHS Plants

www.rhsplants.co.uk

 

Thompson and Morgan

www.thompson-morgan.com

 

Tropical Britain Nursery

www.tropicalbritain.co.uk

 

Also consider joining the following societies:

Alpine Plant Society

www.alpinegardensociety.net

Specialising in small woodland plants, hardy plants, climbers, bulbs and shrubs, with a seed list of over 5,000 species.

 

Carnivorous Plant Society

www.thecps.org.uk

Specialising in carnivorous plants of all kinds, with an excellent seed list.

 

European Palm Society

www.palmsociety.org.uk

Palm specialists, offering an exhaustive list of palm suppliers worldwide.

 

Garden Organic

www.gardenorganic.org.uk

Specialising in fruits and vegetables, including a heirloom seed list of classic kitchen plants.

 

Hardy Plant Society

www.hardy-plant.org.uk

Offering a seed list of over 2,000 tempting varieties of rare, unusual and familiar seeds.

 

International Aroid Society (for arums and more)

www.aroid.org

Offering a newsletter, cultivation and pollination guides, as well as a trading post.

 

International Asclepiad Society (for starfish flowers)

www.asclepiadinternational.org

Offering cultivation instructions, sources of plants and an academic newsletter.

 

Royal Horticultural Society

www.rhs.org.uk

Perhaps the world’s most recognised and respected gardening society with extensive libraries of advice, pictorial guides, and regular shows.