New plants introduced onto the market at this year's show

Aeonium 'Poldark' was launched by Trewidden Nurseries. It is a multi-branching dark succulent that keeps its colour even in winter. Drought-tolerant and low-maintenance.

Harkness Roses introduced Rosa 'Pride and Prejudice', a free-flowering cluster flowered bush rose. The colour fluctuates between a range of creams, apricots and pinks.

Diascia Sundiascia 'Rose Pink', released by Penhow Nurseries, is a hardy perennial featuring large, upright flowers on tall stems. It provides stunning vibrant colour.

Streptocarpus 'Harlequin Damsel' is free-flowering for up to ten months of the year, with an unusual colour. The variety was launched by Dibleys Nurseries.

Thorncroft Clematis launched Clematis 'Kaiser' at this year's show. The variety features deep-pink rosette-like blooms that flower freely on a compact plant.

Heuchera 'Thomas' from Plantagogo features red-veined green foliage with large, cream flowers on tall stems. It thrives in partial or full shade if grown in well-drained soil.

Peter Beales Roses introduced Rosa 'Dunham Massey', which features clusters of fully double, perfumed candy-pink blooms throughout summer.

Viola 'Windmill' from Victorian Violas has scented, vanilla-white flowers with pale-violet flushed top petals. It is useful as a cut flower with its tall, strong stems.

Billbergia 'Hallelujah' was bred in the Deroose nursery in Belgium and introduced by Every Picture Tells A Story. The variety is an easy bromeliad to grow so suitable for beginners.

Chives 'Cha Cha' introduced by Suttons Seeds is a striking chive with a false inflorescence of mini-leaves instead of flowers. It is hardy as well as edible and ornamental.

Lilium 'Sweet Desire', the first tetraploid 'Tango' LA hybrid, features extra-large, sweetly scented flowers. It was introduced by HW Hyde & Son.

Raymond Evison Clematis launched Clematis 'Chelsea'. The plant has a compact habit and rounded flowers that are comprised of six-to-eight sepals.

Lupinus nanus 'Snow Pixie' is a repeat-flowering hardy annual lupin with sweet pea-like fragrance. It is available from Johnsons Seeds.

Lathyrus odoratus 'Chelsea Centenary' has been bred as a multi-flora type with up to nine florets on each spike. Available in the UK as seeds and plants from Mr Fothergill's.

Strawberry 'Malling Centenary', bred by East Malling Research, is a hardy, early-summer fruiting strawberry with excellent flavour, appearance and storage.


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