Spring Planting Bulbs & Plants

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Spring Bulbs - Onion Set - Stuttgarter Giant - 50

A firm favourite, Stuttgarter Giant are characteristically flat shaped, yellow skinned onions, with a good yield and storing qualities. Plant the onion sets from mid-March to mid-April, 15cm (6”) apart in rows 30cm (12”) apart. Lift the onions when they are mature and allow them to dry before using.

Position: Full sun
Soil: Any soil
Hardiness: Fully hardy

50 bulbs per packet

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Spring Bulbs - Allium Oreophilum - Pack of 25 Bulbs

Allium Oreophilum is native of mountains of Eastern Turkestan and the species name means mountain lover. It’s a very beautiful species, especially for the rockery, however these attractive pink coloured flowers also look good in beds and borders. When planting, this is adaptable to all well-drained soils and likes full sun or light shade.

Pack of 25 bulbs.
Planting depth: 5cm
Flowering height: 25cm
Flowering Time: May / June

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Spring Bulbs - Onion Red Baron

The Red Baron onion won The Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit 2005. They are a mid-late maturing variety with flattish-round bulbs, which are a beautiful dark red colour. They are an excellent cropper and produce attractive, firm well-flavoured bulbs, which keep well. These make an attractive addition in the salad bowl.
Plant onion from mid-February to March, 15cm apart in rows 30cm apart. Lift the onions when they are mature and allow them to dry before using.

Position: full sun
Soil: any soil
Harvest: August
Rate of growth: average
Hardiness: fully hardy
Approx. 50 onions Size: 14-21

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Spring Bulbs - Alstroemeria Ligtu Hybrid-Pack of 4 Bulbs

The Alstroemeria Ligtu Hybrid is a stunning hardy and vigorous plant that boasts a delightful array of pinks, oranges and scarlet; an idyllic flower. Often preferred as a cut flower for indoor décor, it makes a wonderful addition to any garden, especially in borders, planters and patio containers.

Originating from the Andes in the 1920's, the Alstroemeria ligtu angustifolia was crossed with Alstroemeria haemantha to produce the ligtu hybrids. Known also as the Peruvian lily, this is a beautiful plant and is great for injecting vibrancy and warmth to your garden. Four to five feet high, it flowers in the first year and germination is relatively easy.

Type: Hardy Perennial
Flowering period: February – July
Height and spread: 100 x 45 cm
Preferred planting position: Full sun
Preferred soil type: Rich, light and well-drained soil

Pack of 4

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Spring Bulbs - Chocolate Cosmos Atrosanguineus-1 Bulb

One of the more simple ways to a girl's heart is with a scrumptious bar of chocolate. So why not treat the love of your life to something different on Valentines Day or get the kids to give her this lovely gift on Mothers Day?

This lovely Cosmos Astrosanguineus bulb will grow into a fabulous burgundy plant with an inviting aroma. More commonly known as the ‘chocolate plant’ because of its sweet smelling chocolate aroma, this plant would be a fantastic addition to your garden. 65cm high. 1 bulb.
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Rhubarb Timperley Early 1 Crown

Delivered as a crown, the upper part of the roots of a perennial, Rhubarb Timperley Early is easy to grow while the huge leaves and bright red leaf stalks make this a spectacular addition to the herbaceous border or even large containers on the patio.
It is one of the best cultivars for early outdoors cropping, with thick, tasty stems and good flavour.
Planting in Autumn or Spring, this Rhubarb likes a rich soil, which includes plenty of compost or manure if it is available.
When planting, plant so that the crown is just level with the surface of the soil. Plant firmly, about 90cm apart, treading the soil around the roots. Water in freely if the soil is dry, and continue to do so until growth starts.
It is advisable not to take stems the first growing season to allow the plant to become established. When harvesting, twist stems away from the crown as they attain sufficient size, but never take too many from one plant, as this will weaken it. To maintain a healthy plant, cease harvesting at the end of July.
1 Crown.
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Spring Bulbs - Aquilegia Nora Barlow 1 Pack

This Aquilegia Nora Barlow is pink with white tips, bee friendly and hits its blossoming boom around June / July.

Flowers are a nice and inexpensive way of brightening up an outdoor area and they make for an especially marvellous idea with warmer seasons just around the corner.

Flowering height – 80cm
Planting depth – Plant crown at soil level
Planting distance – 20cm
Planting time – March onwards.

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Spring Bulbs - Nerine Bowdenii 7 Bulbs

This Nerine Bowdenii is a lovely Autumn flower, that emits a lush pink glow.

Great for rejuvenating your garden in time for warmer seasons, this is a tall flower and a more than adequate centre piece for a border.

Flowering height – 50cm
Bulb size – 12 / 14cm
Planting depth - Plant so that the neck of the bulb is just protruding
Planting distance – 10cm
Planting time – March onwards.

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Javado Crown Jewels - Tulipa Angelique 30 Bulbs

An outstanding flower for any garden, Javado Crown Jewels Tulipa Angelique has been specially imported from Holland to give you flamboyant, voluptuous blooms that are fully double and crammed with petals in a soft bluish-pink that deepens with age. With a rich apple blossom ink at the edges and green markings on the outside, these stunning tulips produce a glorious show for 6-8 weeks and will make a great gift for any gardener.

  • RHS Award of Garden Merit
  • Great for cut flower arrangements

Type: Hardy Perennial
Flowering period: Mid/late spring-early summer
Height: 40cm
Spread: 15cm

These tulips will grow well in any moist, well drained soil. Choose a sunny position that is sheltered from strong winds. When planting tulip bulbs avoid shallow planting as this may reduce the winter cold period that is essential for tulip bulbs to produce flowers in spring. Plant them at a depth of 15cm and 13cm apart. After flowering, deadhead the faded tulip flowers and allow the foliage to die back completely before removing it in summer.

Quantity: 30 bulbs in a gift bag

These bulbs should be planted preferably before the end of November although most will be fine if planted up to the end of December. They require a sustained "dormant" period of cold temperatures to stimulate root development. If you have to store them for a few days, keep them dry and cool - between 10 and 15 degrees centigrade.

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Spring Bulbs - Agapanthus Blue - Pack of 3 Bulbs

Agapanthus Blue have beautiful sky blue buds perched on firmly upright stems. They will look fabulous in borders, window boxes, planters and patio containers. Developing freely from their second year, they grow into dense, established clumps of strap-like, dark green foliage.

Agapanthus are easy to propagate by division. Divide between spring and early summer, or in early autumn, after plants have finished flowering. Avoid splitting plants too often as this will reduce flowering. Large clumps should only be split every four to six years.

Type: Hardy Perennial
Flowering period: July- August
Height and spread: 90 x 45 cm
Preferred planting position: Full sun
Preferred soil type: Fertile, moist well-drained soil

Pack of 3

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Spring Bulbs - Crocosmia Lucifer - Pack of 5 Bulbs

Crocosmia Lucifer has attractive bold red flowers that flare out along the dark green stems. They look great in borders or beds and when planting, do so in well-drained soil in a sunny, open position. They also make excellent cut flowers that lasts well - the long stems let you position the flower at almost any height in your arrangement. Crocosmia Lucifer won an RHS Award of Garden Merit 1993.

Pack of 5 bulbs
Planting depth: 5cm
Flowering height: 100cm

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Spring Bulbs - Dahlia - Rebecca's World

A great summer focal point for your garden beds or borders, Rebecca’s World Dahlias are majestic flowers in fabulous crimson red and white colours. A multitude of colour from one tuber, you will see crimson flowers amongst white-speckled red flowers and red-speckled white flowers creating an overall spectacular display of vibrant colours. Brilliant additions to borders or containers, they make fantastic cut flowers as well.

  • Bee friendly

    Type: Half Hardy Perennial
    Flowering period: July onwards
    Height: 110cm

    Quantity: 1

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    Spring Bulbs - Gladiolus Callianthus 20 Bulbs

    Gladiolus Callianthus is pure white in colour with an attractive purple blotch at its centre. The leaves are tall, while the heads gracefully arch from a long stem and have an attractive scent. When planting, do so in a fertile, well-drained soil in full sun.

    Pack of 20 bulbs
    Planting depth: 10cm
    Flowering height: 75cm
    Flowering time: August / September

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    Spring Bulbs - Pleione Formosana - Indoor Plant 1 Pack

    The Pleione Formosana is an indoor plant with lilac flowers and is also known as the Windowsill Orchid.

    Illuminating with shades of pink and white, the Pleione Formosana would look magnificent located on a windowsill or kitchen table and makes a touching gift for someone.

    Flowering height – 15cm
    Planting depth – 5cm
    Planting distance – 10cm
    Planting time – indoor growing.

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    Spring Planting - Onion Set Sturon- 50 Bulbs

    A RHS Award of Garden Merit 2002 winner, Sturon is a rounded onion with high yields, pungent white flesh and firm, brown skinned bulbs. Why not combine these tasty onions with fresh sage for a classic stuffing mixture. Usefully, these onions also have good storage ability.

    50 bulbs per pack

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    French Garlic Cristo- Pack of 3

    Take pleasure in flavouring or adding this garlic to your food, knowing it comes straight from your own garden!

    Plant in Autumn or Spring, at a depth of 3cm, and 10cm apart.

    Garlic prefers well-drained, fertile soil in a sunny position. If the garlic is in bulbs, break into cloves and plant individually.

    When the leaves start to die down, lift the bulbs and leave them on the surface of the soil to ripen.

    Store in a light, airy position that is dry and free from frost.
    3 Pack

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    Spring Bulbs - Begonia Odorata Mothers Day

    The Begonia Odorata Mothers Day is a lovely, fragrant flower white and pink in colour.

    Ideal for locating in a hanging basket or as a glorious centre piece within a bright floral show, these long-lasting flowers are great for brightening up an outdoor environment.

    Flowering height – 18cm
    Planting depth – Plant on the surface
    Planting distance – 5cm
    Planting time – April onwards.

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    Spring Bulbs - Butterfly Mix - 25 bulbs

    Flowering from late spring through early summer, this scatter box of Butterfly Mix will create the perfect themed or naturalised bulb area in your garden. Perfect for lawns, borders or wildflowers areas, this fabulous collection not only adds height and colour but also attracts butterflies.

  • Butterfly friendly

    Collection comprises:
    Calochortus Superbus: Gorgeous lily that bears up to three sepals and three petals with bright yellow and deep purple-red at the base.
    Liatris Spicata: Tall spikes of clump-forming, purple, fuzzy-looking Blazing Stars that open from the top down.
    Nanus Charming Beauty: Exotic Sword lilies that grow in loose spikes with a diameter of up to 4 cm and with narrow, sword-shaped leaves and flat corms.

    Quantity: 25 bulbs

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    Spring Bulbs - Cactus Dahlia - Bora Bora

    This Cactus Dahlia Bora Bora is a perennial plant that blossoms with a yellow centre and pink and purple tips.

    A plant that’s great for decorative purposes, flowers are a good and inexpensive way of reinventing an outdoor area; the best time is now, with warmer times right around the corner.

    Flowering height – 110cm
    Planting depth – 15cm
    Planting distance – 60cm
    Planting time – March onwards.

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    Spring Bulbs - Cactus Dahlia - Tahiti Sunrise

    A fervent and fiery flower with a bright yellow centre which becomes strawberry pink at the tips, this Cactus Dahlia Tahiti Sunrise is a lovely choice for planting in your garden.

    Blossoming all summer long, the Tahiti Sunrise is a smart choice if you’re seeking to breathe new life into your outdoor area ahead of the warmer time of year.

    Flowering height – 60cm
    Planting depth – 15cm
    Planting distance – 60cm
    Planting time – March onwards.

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