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Autumn Plants - Buddleja Buzz -3 plug plants

Easy to grow Buddleja Buzz are attractive and compact plants, which are sure to attract bees and butterflies to your garden. With plants half the size that won't take over your garden, they are ideal for smaller gardens and 30-40cm patio pots.

Smothered with blooms for over four months and problem-free with long-flowering, bright flowers, Buddleja Buzz last more than 10 years. With such wonderful blooms for so little effort, how can you resist!

This collection comprises:
Buddleja Buzz Magenta
Buddleja Buzz Lavender
Buddleja Buzz Ivory

Type: Hardy Perennial
Flowering period: June to October
Height and Spread: Height 90-120cm
Planting Suggestions: Borders and containers
Preferred planting position: Full sun
Preferred soil type: Any fertile, well-drained soil

3 x 5cm plug plant
Cultural information supplied

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Autumn Plants - Buddleja Buzz Sky Blue - 1 x 50mm plug

Easy to grow and smothered in blooms all summer long, Buddleja Buzz Sky Blue is an attractive, dwarf patio variety of the Butterfly Bush, that is perfectly proportioned for patio pots and smaller gardens. It yields 15cm flowers the size of usual buddlejas, but the plants are half the size and it is easy to grow and problem-free with a super-long flowering period. A fabulous compact plant that is loved by bees and butterflies.

  • Bee friendly
  • Butterfly friendly

    Type: Hardy Shrub
    Flowering period: Jun-Oct
    Height: 120cm
    Spread: 120cm

    Like its larger cousins, dwarf patio variety Buddleja Buzz will grow in almost any well drained soil, and because it is a dwarf variety it will grow just as happily in a container on your patio. Plant in full sun or semi-shade. Alternatively grow buddleja plants in patio containers using soil based compost.

    Feed and water container-grown plants regularly. Buddleja planted directly into borders will require only occasional attention. In spring, prune Buddleja Buzz back to a permanent low framework of 3 or 4 buds from the base of the plant. Deadhead faded buddleja flowers to prolong the flowering season

    Quantity: 1 x 50mm plug plant

    Watch the video below for advice on how to prune Buddleja Buzz.

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    Autumn Plants - Dianthus Rainbow Loveliness Mixed - 12 x plug plants

    Unusual blooms with deeply cut petals give Dianthus 'Rainbow Loveliness Mixed’ a soft, feathery appearance. These pretty, eye-catching pinks have a gentle, sweet fragrance that makes them a delightful cut flower for a vase indoors. These compact hardy perennials will quickly form attractive clumps at the front of borders and rockeries, or try planting them in containers for a low maintenance display on the patio.

    Type: Hardy Perennial
    Flowering period: Jun-Sep
    Height: 30cm
    Spread: 30cm

    Pot up dianthus plants into pots of free-draining compost, and grow dianthus on in frost free conditions until large enough to plant outside. When all risk of frost has passed and plants are well grown, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days. Plant dianthus outdoors in moist, well drained soil that has been enriched with plenty of well rotted manure or garden compost. Choose a position in full sun.

    Feed and water regularly until dianthus plants are fully established. Deadhead faded dianthus flowers frequently to encourage more blooms to be produced and maintain plant vigour.

    Quantity: 12 plug plants

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    Autumn Plants - Most Scented Collection - 72 x plugs

    The Most Scented Collection is a fantastic bumper pack of the most fragrant bedding and border plants for your garden. A great value pack that will save you money! This plant mixture will fill your garden with fragrance and colour in a fabulous springtime display.

    Type: Hardy Perennials
    Flowering period: Jan-May
    Height: up to 30cm
    Spread: up to 30cm

    Collection comprises:
    Primrose 'World's Most Scented Mix': Let the sweet citrus scent and the fresh colour mix of these reliable perennials transport you into spring
    Viola 'Most Scented' Mix: This exclusive blend exudes a spring-like perfume even on the coolest of winter days
    Stocks ‘Most Scented’ Mix: Specially selected for their strong and spicy fragrance and fabulous colours
    Pansy ‘Most Scented’ Mix: Larger than violas, with a cheery bright colour mix that will continue well into late spring
    Polyanthus ‘Most Scented’ Mix: Plenty of scented flowers on short, stocky stems, above neat rosettes of lush foliage
    Wallflower ‘Most Scented’ Mix: Versatile and undemanding, this tough perennial can cope in even the poorest of soils

    Quantity: 72 plug plants, 12 of each variety

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    Autumn Plants - Pansy Green Goddess - 5 x 35mm Plugs

    This unique, summer-flowering Pansy Green Goddess will look fabulous in beds, borders, patio containers and window boxes where it will flower from summer, right the way through until autumn. Really pretty flower, grow Pansy 'Green Goddess' alone or in mixed planting schemes for something a little bit different.

    Type: Hardy Perennials
    Flowering period: May-Sep
    Height: 20cm
    Spread: 23cm

    Plug plants can be planted directly into flower pouches. For baskets, beds and window boxes, pot up plants for transplanting at a later date. Grow them on in cool, bright conditions, watering sparingly until plugs are fully rooted in. When pansy plants are well grown, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days, prior to planting in their final positions.

    Grow pansies in any well drained soil, in sun or semi shade. Feed and water frequently, but take care not to overwater in winter as this can cause root damage should the compost freeze. Deadhead faded pansy flowers before they set seed to prolong the flowering period.

    Quantity: 5 x 35mm plugs

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    Autumn Plants - Polyanthus Firecracker - 12 x plugs

    This eye-catching Polyanthus ‘Firecracker’ bears yellow blooms with fiery orange-red edges. These long-lasting flowers are borne on strong, stout stems above rosettes of semi-evergreen foliage. Versatile and easy to grow, Polyanthus 'Firecracker' is perfect for edging borders and brightening up spring patio containers.

    Type: Hardy Perennial
    Flowering period: Mar-May
    Height: 23cm
    Spread: 23cm

    Pot up Polyanthus plants and grow them on for transplanting at a later date. Grow plug plants in bright, frost-free conditions, watering sparingly until they are fully rooted in. When all risk of frost has passed, acclimatise polyanthus plants to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days, prior to planting out in their final positions.

    Polyanthus make colourful bedding plants, or grow them in containers and borders or in any fertile, moist, well drained soil. Choose a position in full sun or semi shade. During the winter, avoid over watering which may cause the plant to rot in cold conditions. Deadhead faded polyanthus flower stems throughout the flowering period to encourage more blooms to be produced.

    Quantity: 12 plug plants

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    Autumn Plants - Primrose Husky Mixed - 30 Tray Plugs

    Primrose Husky Mixed creates a vibrant rainbow of primrose flowers that will brighten the gloomiest of winter days - even through cold, wet and snow! The delicately fragranced blooms of Primrose ‘Husky’ burst open in a frenzy of colour that will see you through until late spring. Once established in beds, borders and containers, these easy to grow perennials will virtually look after themselves.

    Type: Hardy Perennials
    Flowering period: Feb-Apr
    Height: 20cm
    Spread: 20cm

    Pot up plug plants and grow them on in bright, frost-free conditions, watering sparingly until they are fully rooted in. When they are well grown, acclimatise primrose plants to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days, prior to planting out in their final positions in beds, borders and containers. Choose a position in full sun or semi shade on any fertile, moist, well drained soil.

    During the winter, avoid over-watering which may cause the plants to rot in cold conditions. Deadhead faded primrose flowers to encourage more blooms to be produced. Divide over-crowded clumps of primroses from late autumn to early spring.

    Quantity: 30 tray plugs

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    Autumn Plants - Rock Rose Collection - 5 x jumbo plugs

    This Rock Rose Collection produces glorious colours from late spring to midsummer. If pruned after flowering, they will even reward you with a second flush of blooms in late summer! The nectar-rich flowers, set against a backdrop of silvery, semi-evergreen foliage, are loved by bees and other insects. This helianthemum collection makes excellent groundcover or a versatile addition to rockeries or hot, dry borders. These tough little rock roses are hardy, drought tolerant and trouble-free and a great value choice for your garden.

  • Bee friendly

    Type: Hardy Shrubs
    Flowering period: May-Jul
    Height: 20cm
    Spread: 30cm

    Collection comprises:
    Helianthemum ‘Ben Mohr’: Orange, saucer shaped flowers
    Helianthemum ‘Pink Angel’: An abundance of delicate double, pink flowers
    Helianthemum ‘The Bride’: A pretty, white rock rose with an RHS Award of Garden Merit
    Helianthemum ‘Ben Fhada’: Bright, primrose yellow blooms with golden egg-yolk centres
    Helianthemum ‘Fireball’: Fantastic double scarlet petals

    Pot up helianthemum plants and grow them on until large enough to plant outdoors. When they are well grown, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days before transplanting into their final positions. Transplant rock roses into moderately fertile, neutral or alkaline soil, in full sun. Helianthemum dislike wet ground, particularly during winter. Improve heavy soil conditions by adding coarse grit or sharp sand prior to planting. Once established, rock roses can easily tolerate dry sandy soils.

    Feed and water regularly throughout the growing season while young plants become established. Once established, rock roses are relatively drought tolerant and require minimal maintenance. After flowering, prune helianthemum stems back to within 3cm of the previous year's growth.

    Quantity: 5 jumbo plug plants, 1 of each variety

    Jumbo plugs can be planted straight into baskets or other containers. Plants are usually 8-12cm in height from base to tip, and the plug module could be 3-5cm in diameter, depending on the variety.

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    Autumn Plants - Rose Lily Grass - 1 x jumbo plug

    Quick and easy to grow, this Rose Lily Grass plug plant will certainly appeal to the impatient gardener! In just 6 weeks after planting, your plant will explode into colour and flower. The jumbo plug plant tends to flower prolifically as each plug contains more than 1 bulblet, therefore giving plants extra ‘flower power’.

    Rose Lily Grass is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with a bulbous corm-like root which spreads rapidly but is not invasive. In spring, each leaf blade resembles those of grass and from the middle of each rosette of leaves are many flowers on short stems, usually one or two flowers per stem with star-shaped pink and cerise flowers. Rose Lily Grass looks amazing in borders or rockeries or as an indoor plant. It is maintenance-free, long-flowering and resistant to all pests and diseases!

    Type: Hardy Perennial
    Flowering period: May-Aug
    Height: 7.5cm

    Quantity: 1 x Jumbo plug plant

    Jumbo plugs can be planted straight into baskets or other containers. Plants are usually 8-12cm in height from base to tip, and the plug module could be 3-5cm in diameter, depending on the variety.

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    Autumn Plants - Rose Lily Grass - 3 x jumbo plugs

    Quick and easy to grow, this Rose Lily Grass plug plant will certainly appeal to the impatient gardener! In just 6 weeks after planting, your plant will explode into colour and flower. The jumbo plug plant tends to flower prolifically as each plug contains more than 1 bulblet, therefore giving plants extra ‘flower power’.

    Rose Lily Grass is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with a bulbous corm-like root which spreads rapidly but is not invasive. In spring, each leaf blade resembles those of grass and from the middle of each rosette of leaves are many flowers on short stems, usually one or two flowers per stem with star-shaped pink and cerise flowers. Rose Lily Grass looks amazing in borders or rockeries or as an indoor plant. It is maintenance-free, long-flowering and resistant to all pests and diseases!

    Type: Hardy Perennial
    Flowering period: May-Aug
    Height: 7.5cm

    Quantity: 3 x Jumbo plug plants

    Jumbo plugs can be planted straight into baskets or other containers. Plants are usually 8-12cm in height from base to tip, and the plug module could be 3-5cm in diameter, depending on the variety.

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    Autumn Plants-Buddleja Buzz Ivory - 1 plug plants

    Buddleja Buzz Ivory is sure to attract bees and butterflies to your garden, and is an attractive and compact plant. With plants half the size that won't take over your garden, this is ideal for smaller gardens and 30-40cm patio pots.

    Easy to grow and problem-free with long-flowering, bright flowers, Buddleja Buzz Ivory last more than 10 years. Smothered with blooms for over four months for so little effort, how can you resist!

    Type: Hardy Perennial
    Flowering period: June to October
    Height and Spread: Height 90-120cm
    Planting Suggestions: Borders and containers
    Preferred planting position: Full sun
    Preferred soil type: Any fertile, well-drained soil

    1 x 5cm plug plant
    Cultural information supplied

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    Autumn Plants-Buddleja Buzz Magenta - 1 plug plant

    Easy to grow Buddleja Buzz Magenta is an attractive and compact plant, which is sure to attract bees and butterflies to your garden. With plants half the size that won't take over your garden, this is ideal for smaller gardens and 30-40cm patio pots.

    Smothered with blooms for over four months and problem-free with long-flowering, bright flowers, Buddleja Buzz Magenta last more than 10 years. With such wonderful blooms for so little effort, how can you resist!

    Type: Hardy Perennial
    Flowering period: June to October
    Height and Spread: Height 90-120cm
    Planting Suggestions: Borders and containers
    Preferred planting position: Full sun
    Preferred soil type: Any fertile, well-drained soil

    1 x 5cm plug plant
    Cultural information supplied

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    Autumn Plants-Hydrangea Paniculata Vanilla Fraise - 1 pot plant

    Selected from over 10,000 Hydrangea seedlings, Hydrangea Paniculata Vanilla Fraise is striking appearance with a garden performance to match!

    The cone shaped flowers-heads open as a lovely cream, intensifying to dusted shades of raspberry pink as the season goes on.

    This is ideal for borders and cottage gardens and perfect for problematic north-facing areas due to its extreme hardiness - down to an impressive -20°C!

    Type: Hardy Perennial
    Flowering period: July to September
    Height: 6’
    Planting Suggestions: Cottage gardens and borders
    Preferred planting position: Sun or partial shade
    Preferred soil type: Any ordinary garden soil; it should be noted that varieties will appear more blue on acid soils of less then pH 5.5, whilst alkaline soils of a higher pH will make them appear more pink

    1 x 8cm pot plant
    Cultural information supplied

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    Autumn Plants-Lavatera Barnsley Baby - 3 Plug Plants

    Lavatera Barnsley Baby, a dwarf mallow, is ideal for borders and patio containers - buy 2, and get 1 to enjoy for FREE. It makes a wonderful feature with its attractive soft pink blooms and is sure to bring compliments - the flowers open white but will then mature to pleasing pink in colour.

    Type: Hardy Perennial
    Supplied as: 3cm plug plant
    Ideal for: Borders, Containers, Patios
    Preferred planting position: Sunny position
    Preferred soil type: Well drained soil Flowering period: June - August
    Eventual Height: 30cm (12”)
    Eventual Spread: 60cm (24”)
    3 plug plant

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    Helleborus Double Ellen Picotee


    Ideal for borders, containers and patios, this stunning Helleborus Double Ellen Picotee will introduce a huge dose of freshness to your garden during the winter period. Though soft and gentle in appearance, the large cup-shaped flower survives during the cold and the glossy, dark green, evergreen foliage further emphasises its charm.


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    A wonderfully fragrant trailing plant, Red Glory can be used in a hanging basket (as shown in the image) and located in and around entrances and doorways. A marvellous choice for a splash of vivid colour on patios or near walls and fences.

    Flowering height: 18cm
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    Planting depth: Surface
    Planting distance:5cm
    Planting time: April onwards

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    Summer Plants - Aubretia Royal Mixed - 72 Mini Plug Plants

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    Type: Hardy Perennial
    Flowering period: Mar-May
    Height: 10cm
    Spread: 60cm

    Pot up plug plants into 9cm pots and grow aubretia on in frost free conditions until large enough to plant outdoors. When plants are well grown, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days. Plant aubretia in full sun or part shade, on well drained neutral or alkaline soil in rockeries, border edges and containers. On heavier soils, incorporate plenty of grit to improve drainage, prior to planting.

    Water regularly until plants are fully established. Cut aubretia plants back hard after flowering to promote a fresh flush of growth and maintain its compact form.

    Quantity: 72 mini plug plants

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    Summer Plants - Clematis Florida Sieboldii – 3 Plug Plants

    Clematis Florida Sieboldii is a hardy climber that produces showy blooms of crisp, white petals which surround a central dome of rich, purple stamens brushed ever so slightly with pale lime green. No other shrub can match the flower power of this show-stopping Clematis Florida Sieboldii; it transforms walls and fences into a floral showpiece! When the flowers fade, the fluffy seed heads continue the performance into late summer and autumn. This is a much sought after plant and is gorgeous in pots, in borders, as well as bring ideal for containers or smaller gardens.

    Flowering period: Jun-Aug
    Position: Sun or semi-shade
    Pruning Group: 3
    Height: 2.5m
    Spread: 1m

    Pot up clematis plants and grow them on until large enough to plant in their final positions. When planting clematis, choose a position in sun or semi-shade and plant the climber deeply in moist, fertile, well drained soil. Position the top of the rootball at a depth of 7.5cm below soil level, to encourage new shoots to form from the base of the plant. Clematis dislike soils that are particularly wet or dry. Such soils can be improved by the addition of plenty of well rotted manure or garden compost. When growing clematis in patio containers use a soil based compost. Train clematis plants onto a suitable support such as trellis, wires or a freestanding climbing frame.

    Feed and water frequently throughout the growing season. This variety of clematis flowers in late summer on the current year’s growth. Pruning should be undertaken in spring before active growth begins. When pruning Clematis florida Sieboldii, cut back all of the previous years stems to a pair of healthy buds at around 20cm above ground level. In spring, apply a mulch of well rotted manure or garden compost to the base of the plant in order to protect the roots and conserve soil moisture.

    Quantity: 3 x jumbo plug plants

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    Summer Plants - Aubretia Royal Mixed - 36 Tray Plugs

    Fabulous Aubretia Royal Mixed produce masses of colourful flowers in late spring and early summer to brighten rockeries, spill from containers and creep through cracks in walls and paving. They look especially superb grown along a hollow topped wall where they can cascade downwards. These tough little plants will thrive in the poorest of soils, forming dense mats of evergreen foliage.

    Type: Hardy Perennial
    Flowering period: Mar-May
    Height: 10cm
    Spread: 60cm

    Pot up plug plants into 9cm pots and grow aubretia on in frost free conditions until large enough to plant outdoors. When plants are well grown, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days. Plant aubretia in full sun or part shade, on well drained neutral or alkaline soil in rockeries, border edges and containers. On heavier soils, incorporate plenty of grit to improve drainage, prior to planting.

    Water regularly until plants are fully established. Cut aubretia plants back hard after flowering to promote a fresh flush of growth and maintain its compact form.

    Quantity: 36 tray plugs

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    Summer Plants - Bellis Pomponette Bicolour - 36 Tray Plugs

    Bellis Perennis Pomponette, or Bellis Daisy, will brighten up your garden in spring just when it needs it most and are a refreshing change from primroses and pansies. Bearing tightly double-quilled blooms in pretty shades of pink and white, the neatly packed miniature heads in delicate shades are perfect for filling beds, edging borders and adding a splash of colour to window boxes and patio containers.

    Type: Hardy Perennial
    Flowering period: Feb-May
    Height: 20cm
    Spread: 20cm

    Pot up daisy plugs in any well drained compost and grow them on in cool, bright conditions until large enough to plant outdoors. Water sparingly until plants are fully rooted in. Gradually acclimatise Bellis daisy plants to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days, prior to transplanting into beds, borders and containers. Grow Bellis perennis plants in any well drained, fertile soil in full sun or semi shade.

    Deadhead faded bellis daisy flowers to prevent self-seeding and prolong the flowering period.

    Quantity: 36 tray plugs

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