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All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum
temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
Flower Carpet Gold is a small, spreading shrub, up to 1m high and 60cm wide, with abundant, dark-green foliage and profuse clusters of buttercup-yellow flowers, 6cm across, borne on the stems in clusters of 5 or 6, in summer and autumn
Flower Carpet Amber is a low-growing rose with a rounded habit. It bears semi-double, slightly scented flowers in clusters through summer and autumn. They are a soft apricot-gold in colour aging to a pinkish-peach
Flower Carpet White is a spreading rose with attractive, glossy foliage and clusters of cupped, double white flowers in summer and autumn
Flower Carpet Red Velvet is a deciduous, low-growing shrub, to 70cm tall, with dark green, ovate foliage. Profuse clusters of semi-double rich red flowers, to 6cm wide, with dark-yellow stamens are borne along the stems in flushes through summer and autumn
'Flower Carpet Coral' is a compact, arching, ground-cover shrub with glossy, semi-evergreen foliage. Clusters of single flowers in coral pink, with a paler centre, are produced from late spring to autumn
Apple Blossom is a low, spreading shrub, to 60cm high and 90cm wide, with glossy, semi-evergreen foliage. Large clusters of lightly scented, semi-double, white to soft pink flowers are borne from late spring into autumn
Pink Flower Carpet is a dwarf, spreading shrub with healthy, semi-evergreen, glossy foliage and large sprays of bright pink, semi-double flowers borne freely along the stems in summer and autumn
Listed in the RHS Plant Finder
This plant is listed in the RHS Plant Finder book. At present our information about this plant is limited to a list of the nurseries that supply it. In time we will be adding more details including a description, growing information, advice and photographs.
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