The Top Recommendation

Olivier Filippi’s Nursery in France. Export available to EU countries. The best collection of Cistus and Halimium commercially available anywhere. Very knowledgeable on their plants and how to grow them. Your best chance of obtaining cistus true to name.


Suppliers in the UK

The following nurseries can be recommended as supplying well-grown plants likely to be true to name. Please understand that they will each offer only a selection of the cultivars available and that stocks will vary from time to time.

Aberconwy Nursery

Graig, Glan Conwy, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, Wales LL28 5TL

Tel. 01492 580875        No mail order

Tim Ingram

Copton Ash, 105, Ashford Road, Faversham, Kent ME13 8XW

Tel. 01795 535919     No mail order

Landscape Plants

Cattamount, Grafty Green, Maidstone, Kent ME17 2AP

Tel. 01622 850245

Pershore College of Horticulture Specialist Plant Unit

Avonbank, Pershore, Worcs. WR10 3JP

Tel. 01386 561385    No mail order

(Small number of new cultivars not widely available)

Phoenix Perennial Plants

Paice Lane, Medstead, Alton, Hants. GU34 5PR

Tel. 01420 560695   No mail order

Usual & Unusual Plants

Onslow House, Magham Down, Hailsham, E. Sussex BN27 1PL

Tel. 01323 840967    No mail order

Ventnor Botanic Garden

Undercliff Drive, Ventnor, Isle of Wight  PO38 1UL

Tel. 01983 852198   No mail order

Webbs of Wychbold

Wychbold, Droitwich, Worcs. WR9 0DG

Tel. 01527 861777   No mail order