Tel: 01434 381372


Tel: 01434 381372 Email:

The Collections

The Hardy Plant Collections

We offer a range of plant collections, these are always good value and always include our selection from the best plants available at the time of ordering. We can often quote to make up collections for specific requirements, please enquire. Please download the Collections Offers below or contact us with your specific requirements.

Packing and postage:-

We will usually deliver using a 48 hour delivery service, this costs a flat rate of £8.50 per parcel, we can pack up to approximately 40 plants per parcel – for orders of more than 40 plants please add more postage for extra parcels.
(We can send your plants using a 24 hour delivery service for £14.00 per parcel if you prefer.)
We pack and send plants as soon as we can after receipt of orders and using the 48 hour service your plants should be delivered two days after leaving the Nursery avoiding long delays in transit.

These rates DO NOT cover delivery to N. Ireland, the various Islands and the North of Scotland, where we will use the best service available to us. Please include postage of approximately £17.00 for these areas or contact us for an estimate of the delivery cost.

We can send plants to most of Europe where postage is approximately £26.00 for a parcel of up to about 30 – 40 plants, please contact us for details.

Our downloadable Order Form can be found here

Special Collections


Crocus banaticus

Crocus banaticus

The famous “Iris flowered Crocus” with lilac-purple flowers from October till December. A woodland species which prefers a damp garden spot. Continue Reading

Primula Tantallon

Primula Tantallon

Primula ‘Tantallon’. A wonderful and showy, but fairly easy hybrid, Primula whitei x Primula edgeworthii which is rarely offered for sale. The rich lavender-blue flowers appearing above the heavily silvered foliage in the early spring, sometimes now soon after the new year. Forms good clumps after several years which split well to spread them around.… Continue Reading

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About Us

The Nursery

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Neil and Sue Huntley

Hartside Nursery Garden, near Alston, Cumbria CA9 3BL

Tel or Fax: 01434 381372

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Hartside Nursery

Hartside Nursery Garden stock the following plant families: Primulas, including auricula section Primulas, Primula allionii forms and hybrids and asiatic Primulas including Petiolaris Primulas; Erythroniums; Trilliums; Gentians; Roscoeas; Kabschia Saxifrages and Japanese Saxifrages; Weldenia candida; Uvularia; mini Hostas; Lewisias; Ericaceous shrubs including Dwarf Rhododendrons; Dwarf Shrubs including Sorbus and Salix; Dwarf Cornus; Podophyllums; Soldanellas; Parnassia; Corydalis; Anemones; Hylomecon; Hepatica: Small hardy Ferns.