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Lycoris are a rarely-seen genus of fantastic Asian bulbs, in the Amaryllis family, known by a variety of common names including 'Magic Lily' and 'Spider Lily'. Some varieties are fully hardy - these are not, and will probably require lifting or growing in pots. Lycoris radiata was one of the first flower bulbs introduced to the USA and can be seen in flower in great numbers in Autumn in the Southern States. The bright red flowers appear in great numbers in Autumn from leafless bulbs, as if by magic...
Perfect for rockeries! This species is one of the hardiest Oxalis for the Garden, preferring a sheltered position and doing best with excellent drainage. Flowers in spring, with bright pink blooms that open up like umbrellas. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
One of the easier 'Frits', these multiply quite quickly and have small, eye-catching flowers of Chocolate brown with a defined yellow rim. A nice dwarf species, these grow to about 10cm tall, and are easily accomodated in a mixed container, or planted in a rockery position. Well drained soil is a must. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
A bright pink-flowered plant which thrives in containers, and doesn't become invasive in cold-winter areas. This South African beauty is generally winter-growing but in cultivation can flower from Spring and all through the Summer. Likes a good warm location and will thrive in a rockery or windowbox - a good alternative to traditional 'bedding plants' as these are perennial and will return for many years. If planted in a particularly sheltered spot these may even spread! Flower colour is 'usually...
A great Tulip variety for early flowers in containers. Apricot and Red Petals. Height to 15cm or more. Tulips are prolific bloomers and so easy to grow. Many people treat these like Bedding plants, with the exception that these will flower year after year provided they have been planted properly. The trick is to plant deeply, and to ensure the soil is well-drained. Scottish gardeners know that it is a good idea to add a layer of grit under the bulb to help them cope with the wet Scottish winter ...
A light tubular steel-frame construction (0.4mm x 13mm steel) provides the perfect support for climbing roses, clematis etc.This delightful arch measures about 2 metres in height when erected (with 40cm in the ground), and is 1.4 metres aperture, by some 37cm depth/width. Contains everything needed to assemble, including easy instructions. Easy to put together using a screwdriver, even easier if using a cordless electric drill/screwdriver, and can be done single-handed, although an extra pair of...
A quality, 8oz rubber mallet with a 24.5cm steel handle and 5cm diameter head. Perfect for a variety of tasks.
A nice tall 'Squill' which blooms later than most, usually around May, sometimes a little earlier. Valuable to continue interest and colour in late Spring before the Summer perennials kick in! Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
Perfect for naturalising, tolerant of shade.Tulips are prolific bloomers and so easy to grow. Many people treat these like Bedding plants, with the exception that these will flower year after year provided they have been planted properly. The trick is to plant deeply, and to ensure the soil is well-drained. Scottish gardeners know that it is a good idea to add a layer of grit under the bulb to help them cope with the wet Scottish winter - but this is just as useful anywhere else too. Feed the bulbs...
Probably the best single Black Tulip, with seriously deep maroon petals.Height to 35cm or more. Tulips are prolific bloomers and so easy to grow. Many people treat these like Bedding plants, with the exception that these will flower year after year provided they have been planted properly. The trick is to plant deeply, and to ensure the soil is well-drained. Scottish gardeners know that it is a good idea to add a layer of grit under the bulb to help them cope with the wet Scottish winter - but this...
An essential garden item for anyone who uses bamboo canes and wishes to retain their eyesight and protect others from harm. These easy to fit Cane-ends slip onto the tops of your garden canes, and helps to prevent injury.
Perfect in containers. This species Tulip has delightful bright pink flowers - similar in form to Crocus, and flowering at around the same time. Tulips are prolific bloomers and so easy to grow. Many people treat these like Bedding plants, with the exception that these will flower year after year provided they have been planted properly. The trick is to plant deeply, and to ensure the soil is well-drained. Scottish gardeners know that it is a good idea to add a layer of grit under the bulb to help...
Dwarf Iris, with bright blue flowers.Perfect Rockery plant, requiring more drainage than ordinary garden conditions allow - but ideal for containers. Feed well in Spring for repeat flowering year after year. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
The 'Honey Flower' a Cottage Garden Favorite. These have striking flowers which put on a long display. Grows to some 80cm in height, flowering in late Spring. Plant in a mixed border, or grow as a tall container plant. Truly spectacular. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
A classic variety which is always in demand - the bright contrasting colours make a shameless display in the flowerbeds, height to 24ins or so.
This 6-Dial Spray Gun attachment will fit most regular garden hoses, and makes light work of Watering Container plants, Watering Flowerbeds, Washing the Car, the Dog….or just staying cool in the Summer! So useful you'll wonder how you managed without it!
These small hooks will screw into most softwoods with ease, and are usually fitted by hand. These make versatile storage space from any vertical area. Classically used for hanging Teacups, these can also be used in the Garden Shed, Garage, or Outdoors. By drilling a narrow 'pilot' hole, these are even easier and quicker to screw in - fitted in just seconds!
A well-known and loved miniature 'Daff', with bright yellow fragrant blooms. Good forcer, and often sold as potted plants in Spring. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
Grape Hyacinths - easy Springtime Colour. A dark-flowered variety with a vigorous habit. Each flower is tipped white and the flower spike is tipped with a lighter blue. Very decorative, and a welcome change from the ususal common grape Hyacinth. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
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Gorgeous and unusual perennial with Sulfur-yellow trumpets tinted red. These are perennial in most locations, occasionally annual (self-seeding) in Very Cold, Wet winters. Perfect plant for adding to borders or Containers, being compact, but with plenty of flowers! Height to 15cm.
A wonderful and rarely-seen bulb which originates in moist meadows and prairies in North America. Easy to grow and enjoying moist soil - which is a rare trait for bulbs. The flowers of this refined species are a light sky-blue, sometimes described as 'Wisteria Blue'. Height to 60cm or more- these make great cut flowers too! Delivery from late September to NovemberAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
Woodstock' is one of the most eye-catching of Hyacinths, with a rich purple colouring that really stands out. Perfect for use as a cut flower, with long lasting and sweetly scented blooms. A robust and reliable Spring-flowering bulb, renowned for their elegance and sweet fragrance - Hyacinths are superb bulbs for planting in containers, borders or even for forcing for early indoor flowering. We stock only top bedding-grade Hyacinths, and these can be used for forcing as well - though with very slightly...
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A very striking variety of Daylily, with large, vibrant cream blooms, with a purple 'eye'. Fantastic plant, which thrives in even dry conditions once established. Hemerocallis can flower over a very long period in Summer, although each blooms lasts only a day.
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This un-named Amaryllis x Nerine cross has yet to flower with us, but may be similar or identical to the 'Zwanenburg' type we also offer. Very hardy, although a sheltered position is preferred. This is a Pre-order item, sent fresh Mar-AprAll orders subject to our usual Terms and Conditions
This is a rarely-offered Jacob's Ladder variety which has lush ferny foliage and a long display of red-flushed yellow flowers. Individual plants of this species tend to be short-lived, perhaps lsting for 2-3 years, however they will self-seed in profusion if allowed to, and act as valuable ground-cover. Good plant for a dense border, supressing weeds and adding year-round interest.
A mix of Aster novae-belgiae from the 'Composition Mix', with flower colours ranging from purple to pink, and flowering late in the year. Height varies, but is typically around 90-150cm in mature plants. Get a few of these for a better chance of different colours! Easy and rewarding - a first class cut flower too!
(Protected by Plant Breeder's Rights - propagation under license only) A great new variety of Osteospermum with 'spooned' petals - similar to 'Whirlygig' another spooned variety, this Osteospermum has petals of a soft purple hue set against pure white. An excellent plant for Summer display, these tolerate heat and even mild frost, making them Hardy Perennials in the right spot in a sheltered climate. Otherwise best treated as a stunning plant for Summer Patio display. These tolerate heat well, but...
Hardy Blue Passionflower - Originating from tropical Brazil this species has been grown as a hardy plant of British gardens for many many years. Reliably taking down to -8C, this striking climber is always a welcome addition to any garden. Perfect for trellis growing, or for naturalising in a Shrubbery, these produce exotic-looking flowers through the Summer months.Life Cycle: PerennialEventual Height: 5mEventual Spread: 5mFlowering Period: SummerHardiness(deg C): -8Position: Part Shade, consistent...
A special selection of the Motherwort Leonurus cardiaca, with super-curly leaves. Grows slightly more compact than the typical species, to a height of 60cm or so. Makes a fantastic foliage plant, and is very hardy, returning year after year. The flowers are held on tall spikes which open in succession over a long period, and which have long-lasting seed-heads.
Biokovo' is a sturdy ground-cover type Geranium, with beautiful flowers of white with a tinge of pink. The foliage has an attractive scent when brushed against, so these are particularly nice planted along paths or in containers. Height to 30cm, and flowering in Spring, with occasional flowers produced in the Summer. This is a Pre-order item, sent fresh Mar-AprAll orders subject to our usual Terms and Conditions
Patricia' is a fine Garden Geranium, with bright pink flowers that keep coming all season long! People are always amazed at how long these keep flowering for - it seems there's no stopping it! Excellent planted alongside blue-flowered varieties, these are amenable to a range of conditions. Excellent performer! Height to 60cm. This is a Pre-order item, sent fresh Mar-AprAll orders subject to our usual Terms and Conditions
A Stunning Autumn-flowering Crocus species with blue flowers and bright yellow stamens. These actually make a pretty good cut-flower for smalller vases, but are at home dwelling under the shelter of Shrubs and trees. Well-drained soil is much preferred. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
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Nitrogen 5.0%. Phosphorous pentoxide 7.5% (3.22% Phosphorous). Of which soluble in water 5.12% (2.2% Phosphorous). Of which insoluble in water 2.38% (1.02% Phosphorous). Potassium oxide 10% (8.3% Potassium). Magnesium 1%. Trace elements (soluble in water). Boron 0.007%. Copper 0.01%. Iron 0.12%. Manganese 0.007%. Molybdenum 0.02%. Zinc 0.015%.
A selection of Dianthus superbus, with extraordinarily frilled flowers, which hang down at the edges. A mix of colours ranging from deep pink to pure white. Surprisingly long-lived plants.
Designed with nut-feeding birds in mind, providing high-energy, high-protein nutrition through the Winter months. Deluxe high-polish metal finish. Approx 8 inches tall.
Unusual Pink Flowers on long stems. Grow these in pots for a superb accent to Patios and Doorsteps, or planted out in a group for growing in Rockeries or sunny borders. Delivery from late September to November This is a Pre-order item, sent fresh Mar-AprAll orders subject to our usual Terms and Conditions Customers who bought this product also bought * Prices incl. of applicable Tax, plus our low flat-rateStandard Delivery Charge (£4.99 per order within UK, First Class Post) or International...
A delightful dark-blue variety with multi-branching stems. The Monkshood's (also known as Wolfsbane) are one of the finest garden plants for a large border. They are widely known as one of the most poisonous garden plants too - so ensure that you do not eat them or feed them to others. The roots contain the highest concentration of the alkaloid Aconitine, however it is also present throughout the plant, and hands should be washed after handling, or gloves worn. Widely used in ancient times as a hunting...
Blooms and Fruits Fertiliser 5-8-11 +2MgNitrogen 5.0%Phosphorous pentoxide 8.0% (3.4% Phosphorous)Of which soluble in water 6.0% (3.2% Phosphorous)Of which insoluble in water 2.0% (0.8% Phosphorous)Potassium oxide 11% (9.1% Potassium)Magnesium oxide 3.5% (2% Magnesium) A High-performance formulation used by Professional growers of Tomatoes, Chysanthemum and other high-yield Flowering plants. Can be worked into the compost before planting, or as a top dressing around established plants, well watered...
Blanche de Meru' - a beautiful variety with colourful flowers of deep pink and white. Gloxinia (Sinningia speciosa) have been grown in Europe since their introduction in 1817. These versatile houseplants are tolerant of a range of conditions, and have some of the showiest flowers around! These easily have an equal decorative value to a small vase of Gerbera - but the blooms just keep coming over a longer period, usually from Summer through the Autumn. Plants will typically retain vigor for 2-3 years...
A candy-pink selection, with characteristic tubular flowers. A relative of the 'Scarborough Lily', this Cyrtanthus species is gaining popularity as a pot-plant as they are free-flowering and easy to grow. Height to 30cm, and pretty evergreen most of the year, although in Winter they like it a bit cooler and drier. These can flower in several flushes depending on the feeding an watering regime. This is a Pre-order item, sent fresh Mar-AprAll orders subject to our usual Terms and Conditions
Hollywood' is a specially selected variety with deepest, darkest Purple flowers. Gloxinia (Sinningia speciosa) have been grown in Europe since their introduction in 1817. These versatile houseplants are tolerant of a range of conditions, and have some of the showiest flowers around! These easily have an equal decorative value to a small vase of Gerbera - but the blooms just keep coming over a longer period, usually from Summer through the Autumn. Plants will typically retain vigor for 2-3 years before...
The 'Showy Milkweed' is one of the most amenable of the Asclepias to garden cultivation. They can take a year ot two to get established, but then become sturdy clump-forming perennials with height an foliage interest. The showy pink flowers resemble a tropical Hoya, to which they are related. These are great plants for encouraging wildlife, with the production of ample nectar for pollinators, and also the large exotic leaves give shelter and shade. The seedpods look like big green spiky bananas,...
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A cute little species of Roscoea, these are small, but full of enthusiasm and will self-seed freely in rockeries, paths and even lawns. There are a number of coloured selections available, but we offer plants derived from light pink-flowered stock. Rarely offered, but an excellent addition to any garden. This is a Pre-order item, sent fresh Mar-AprAll orders subject to our usual Terms and Conditions
This beautiful relative of the tropical Ginger plant comes from Sichuan and Yunnan provinces (in China) and is fully hardy given a sheltered position. These will take temperatures down to -17C and not bat an eyelid, provided they are planted deeply enough, and in well-drained fertile compost. The beautiful orchid-like flowers usually have a delightful creamy-yellow colouring - like vanilla ice-cream, although seedlings may vary a little. These grow to 40cm in height at most, and benefit from a sunny...
The patriotic Tulip! Red White and Blue. This dwarf species type works well in containers. Tulips are prolific bloomers and so easy to grow. Many people treat these like Bedding plants, with the exception that these will flower year after year provided they have been planted properly. The trick is to plant deeply, and to ensure the soil is well-drained. Scottish gardeners know that it is a good idea to add a layer of grit under the bulb to help them cope with the wet Scottish winter - but this is...
The 'Auricula' Primrose, grown by enthusiasts for hundreds of years, and now becoming popular as an undemanding container plant. These enjoy well-drained soil, and dislike winter wet, but don't mind the cold! Perfect as an addition to Greenhouse or Container plantings for the Conservatory, or Porch. Flowers are in a variety of colours, ranging through combinations of Purple, Green, White and Yellow.
A wonderful and easy to grow Allium for Borders and Rockeries. Known as the 'Drumstick' Allium, these have tight little flower-globes of deep pink with green tips. Height to 50cm or a little more if competing for light. Well-drained position preferred. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
Horse Mint' - A truly outstanding plant in the Mint family, and most closely related to the 'Bergamot' Monarda didyma. This short-lived perennial is generally treated as an annual, and best left to self-seed or start from seed afresh in Spring. Some plants will return for a few years and others will inexplicably disappear after flowering. These do rather well in poor soils and can be excellent additions to a rockery. The actual flowers are small with a yellow-cream colour and covered with dark spots...
A collection of some of the finest Scilla, Puschkinia and Chionodoxa species and varieties, providing a long lasting splash of colour very early in the season. These are a closely-related group of plants, and the spontaneous interbreeding between them is not unheard of, so there is the possibility of new forms arising from self-seeding when grown closely together. Great Species for Rockeries, Troughs and even borders or lawns.
A striking form of the 'De Caen' type Anemone, used so often by florists for their beautiful and long-lasting flowers. This vartiety has been around for a while, but is still a favorite, due to its stunning red-centred white blooms. These can be quite tall when grown in a greenhouse, but tend to be more compact when planted outdoors. Height to 50cm. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
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Bright yellow blooms, to 10cm, early flowering, a little earlier than E.hyemalis. The Winter Aconite is a great plant to naturalise in shaded locations, bursting into flower very early in the year and slowly colonising an area by self-seeding. These make a welcome addition to Rockeries and Containers, and can be interplanted with Anemone blanda to provide a wider spectrum. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
Dwarf Tulip with bright pink flowers. Tulips are prolific bloomers and so easy to grow. Many people treat these like Bedding plants, with the exception that these will flower year after year provided they have been planted properly. The trick is to plant deeply, and to ensure the soil is well-drained. Scottish gardeners know that it is a good idea to add a layer of grit under the bulb to help them cope with the wet Scottish winter - but this is just as useful anywhere else too. Feed the bulbs with...
Simple, stylish 'S' shaped hooks for use around the home and garden. Used in Kitchens, Conservatories, Gardens etc., for various hanging items.
These handy one-handed shears can be used to trim lawn edges, soft shrubby material, and are perfect for topiary and flower-cutting. Non-stick blades make for easy use throughout the gardening year.
Golden Hops. A selected golden-leaved form of this versatile climber. These quick-growing plants can cover a large area, making them ideal as screening in Summer months. These are fast growers and can produce 10m of growth in a good year. These need support to climb up - we suggest a trellis, although they also look pretty good scrambling through Shrubs or a hedge. The stems die every Winter and the plant springs up again from the roots each year. As the rootstock gets more established the Vine will...
Graceful perennial with 'Baby's Breath' - like flowers. Perfect for cutting, and useful in the border as a diaphanous 'filler'. Can flower over a long period, height to 60cm.
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Granular Slow Release All-Purpose Plant Food 12-4-16 +Mg+B Nitrogen 12.0%Phosphorous pentoxide 4% (1.7% Phosphorous)Potassium oxide 16% (13.3% Potassium)Magnesium oxide 5% (3% Magnesium)Boron (trace)A versatile granular nutrient which releases gradually over time as the granules break down, providing a more sustained level fertiliser. Provides an additional boost of Magnesium and Boron for strong growing plants – especially good for Roses and Flowering/Fruiting plants where high yields and performance...
A truly striking flowering Allium with the deepest imaginable purpley-red flowers held in tight flowerheads. Height to 75cm, these make a pretty good cut flower, and are often planted in combination with white-flowered plants Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
Pink-flowered form. An easy way to add height and interest to borders with tall, massive 'pipe cleaners' rising over lily-like foliage. This is a Pre-order item, sent fresh Mar-AprAll orders subject to our usual Terms and Conditions
Easy to use planting tool for bulbs - also great for planting young perennials too! Removes a neat little clod of earth, with a depth guide, so you can see how deep you're planting! Perfect for larger bulbs such as Tulips, and Daffodils, but can also be used to plant smaller bulbs in little Clumps.
Stunning New Allium, with flowers that blush from pure white to pink as they age. Height in flower to 30cm or so. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
A fantastic and easy to use one-stop, 'watering solution'. Consists of 30m Standard-grade green Garden hose, a 6-dial water spray 'gun', female fittings, female water stop & threadedtap connector. Get watering pronto with this easy kit!
A delightful White form of this striking hardy hybrid. This interspecific hybrid grows to over a metre in height and is very frost hardy. Even better grown as a large container plant in the greenhouse, but also a spectacular plant for a sheltered spot outdoors. This is a Pre-order item, sent fresh Mar-AprAll orders subject to our usual Terms and Conditions
The 'Spring Snowflake', flowering earlier than Leucojum aestivum (the Summer Snowflake). These are closely related to Snowdrops, but are about twice as big. These make a bold but refined addition to the Spring Garden, and follow on very nicely from Snowdrops and make a god companion to Muscari (Grape Hyacinth) and Narcissus varieties. Height in flower to 30cm. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
Can be grown outdoors, although is best kept as a houseplant, where it can be admired at close-quarters. Deep purple foliage contrasts well with light pink flowers. This is a Pre-order item, sent fresh Mar-AprAll orders subject to our usual Terms and Conditions
A beautiful tall-flowering globe Allium, with pure white flowers. This is the selected, rarer, white form of Allium rosenbachianum, which ordinarily has globes of rosy-purple flowers. The tall stems grow in excess of 90cm, make a stunning show when in full bloom - and long afterwards with decorative seed-heads. Excellent when planted in mixed borders or in a group mixed with the darker-flowering Allium atropurpureum. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our...
Can be grown outdoors, although is best kept as a houseplant, where it can be admired at close-quarters. Deep purple foliage contrasts well with light pink flowers.
This is a beautiful climbing plant, and a rarely seen species of Jasmine with deep pink, nearly red, flowers. These enjoy a sheltered position, and are a very tidy plant, which tends to find its own way, and keeps to a well-ordered shape provided with something to climb up (like a trellis). Fast growing, these can be really nice trained against a wall, over a doorway, and can even be kept as a windowsill plant.Life Cycle: PerennialEventual Height: 5mEventual Spread: 5mFlowering Period: SummerHardiness...
A fine pure-white flowering Tulip variety, suitable for Beds and Containers. Height to 15cm or more. Tulips are prolific bloomers and so easy to grow. Many people treat these like Bedding plants, with the exception that these will flower year after year provided they have been planted properly. The trick is to plant deeply, and to ensure the soil is well-drained. Scottish gardeners know that it is a good idea to add a layer of grit under the bulb to help them cope with the wet Scottish winter - but...
The milkweed is a sturdy plant of North American origin, and is a host for monarch butterflies who rely on it as forage when caterpillars. The flowers also attract Butterflies and pollinating insects. This is a rare white form of this usually pink-flowered species. Non-invasive, Asclepias will form a sturdy clump over time, given a good position. Height to 90cm.
A rarely seen hardy Gladiolus species, with intrriguing hooded flowers of a golden butter-yellow shade with purple markings. These are very unusual in that they spread by stolons, and form wandering colonies that can see new stems pop up some distance from the original plant. Perfect plant for informal borders (where placement isn't an issue!) but also make great plants for larger rockeries and containers. These normally flower a little later in the year than other hardy Gladiolus species, more towards...
The 'Bear's Breeches' is one of the best garden plants for varied interest, with a mound of glossy toothed foliage through most of the year and tall spires of intriguing purplish and white flowers in Summer. Acanthus has a very strong Architectural value, and makes a good subject for a variety of garden styles from the mediterranean-style gravel garden to the densely-planted English Cottage border and everything in between. The plants die right down to the fleshy roots in winter, and emerge every...
A beautiful and elegant species of 'Thrift', related to the Sea Thrift which can be found in coastal regions throughout Northern Europe, but much more unusual, with thicker, somewhat succulent foliage, a little like a small Lewisia or similar rosette-forming succulent plant. The pink flowers are held in tight clusters atop very tall stems in Summer. Rarely offered, these make great plants for a gravel garden, withstanding harsh conditions well.Life Cycle: PerennialEventual Height: 30cmEventual Spread...
A relation to the Sugarcane (Saccarum officinarum), the Ravenna Grass is a fully hardy Ornamental Grass of mammoth proportions. It is grown as a tough screening plant, and to hold soil to prevent erosion. The roots reach far down into the soil to seek moisture, so these are pretty drought tolerant - and the foliage is resistant to strong winds. In summer, the clumps produce tall plumes of flowerheads which resemble Pampas Grass (Cortaderia) - but these plants are much hardier and resistant to hard...
One of the most neglected Mallows for the garden, these plants are a real show in the height of summer, putting forth a mass of candyfloss-pink blossoms over a really long period. These will die right down to the root in winter and pop up again in spring. Easily grown in most locations, these do well even in poor soil and cope well with periods of drought due to their deep roots.Life Cycle: PerennialEventual Height: 60cmEventual Spread: 30cmFlowering Period: SummerHardiness(deg C): -20Position: Full...
Bright purple flowers in Early Spring! These flowers are visited by early Bumblebees, and are an important source of nectar early in the year. A truly remarkable and intense shade of purple - plant in a group for best effect. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
A selection of a variety of super-early flowering varieties. Easy and rewarding! Perfect for naturalising in lawns or growing in pots. Height to 12cm. Delivery from late September to November onwardsAll pre-orders are subject to our Terms and Conditions
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