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Container Plants


Brighten up your patio with container plants - they're perfect for making the most of the space in your garden, walls and fences.

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Buddleja 'Buzz'® Collection

Buddleja davidii, Buddleia, Butterfly Bush

  • World's first patio buddleja
  • Loved by butterflies and bees
A new twist on a much-loved garden favourite, 'Buzz'® is the world's first patio buddleja! These attractive, compact plants are loved by bees and butterflies, but won't take over your garden. Buddleja 'Buzz'® is easy to grow and problem-free with a super long-flowering period. Perfectly proportioned for patio pots and smaller gardens. Height and spread: 120cm (47”).
Collection comprises the following varieties.
Buddleja 'Buzz® Candy Pink'- This fabulous dwarf patio Buddleja bears panicles of bubblegum pink flowers with a deliciously sweet fragrance.
Buddleja 'Buzz® Velvet'- Easy to grow and problem-free with a super long-flowering period. Perfectly proportioned for patio pots and smaller gardens. Height when mature: 90-120cm.
Buddleja 'Buzz® Indigo'- Dusky, deep blue flowers smother the short, bushy stems of Dwarf Buddleja Buzz® Indigo', attracting clouds of butterflies to its nectar rich blooms.

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How to grow Buddleja Buzz® 

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    • 3 buddleja jumbo plug plants - 1 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
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    • £14.99
    • 6 buddleja jumbo plug plants - 2 of each variety

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    • £24.99
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Phlox Collection (Creeping)

Phlox subulata, Moss Phlox

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  • Fragrant ground cover
  • Flowers late spring
  • Attracts bees and butterflies
Groundcover needn't be dull! Carpet your garden in rich colour and keep the weeds at bay with our perennial creeping phlox collection. This hardy rockery plant has many uses – underplant trees, shrubs and tall perennials, soften path edging or cover awkward slopes and banks. If you're tired of your lawn, why not replace it with a sea of seasonal colour. This collection comes into its own in March to May, bridging the colour gap between winter and summer bedding. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 50cm (20").
  • Collection comprises:
  • Phlox subulata 'Candy Stripes'
  • Phlox subulata 'Snowflake'
  • Phlox subulata 'Red Wings'
  • Phlox subulata 'Drummonds Pink'
  • Phlox subulata 'Emerald Cushion'
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    • 5 phlox Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
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    • £13.99
    • 10 phlox Postiplug plants

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    • £27.98 £19.99
    • 20 phlox Postiplug plants

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    • £55.96 £24.99
    • 50 phlox Postiplug plants

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    • £139.90 £39.99

Perennial 'Best Value' Collection

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Fill your beds and borders with this bargain collection of herbaceous perennials. Perennial plants bloom year after year, and many can also be cut and brought into the house for beautiful flower arrangements. Height: Up to 1m (39"). Spread: 45cm (18").


Please note, when you receive your plants, the green plastic tray is embossed with letters underneath each row of plants - these letters correspond to the list supplied with your plants so that you can identify them.


  • Collection includes;

  • Lavender 'Hidcote' - This classic English lavender plant has an attractive grey-green fragrant foliage and will display stunning violet-blue compact spikes.
  • Digitalis 'Dalmation Mixed' - Well branched, compact, dwarf plants. Height: 50cm (20"). Spread: 40cm (16").
  • Erigeron 'Stallone' - This cheery clump forming perennial enjoys light sandy soils, making it ideal for coastal gardens.
  • Echinacea 'Pink Parasol' - Pink Parasol has stunning, large, deep purplish-pink blooms, with contrasting orange cones standing proudly above strong stems.
  • Verbena Bonariensis - Tightly clustered florets form glowing lavender flower heads that float atop stiffly upright, branching stems. Height: 200cm (78"). Spread: 45cm (18").
  • Scabiosa 'Blue Jeans' - Blue pincushion flowers attract bees and butterflies throughout summer. Height and spread: 45cm (18").
  • Aquilegia 'Swan' Mixed - An abundance of large flowers on upright, multi-branched stems Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 25cm (10").
  • Geum 'Blazing Sunset' - Fully double, large scarlet blooms are borne over a long period in summer. Height and spread: 60cm (24").
  • Carnation 'Ever-blooming Mixed' (Hardy) - Richly fragrant blooms that are ideal for cutting. Height and spread: 30cm (12").
  • Armeria 'Mixed' - Long flowering plants with unusual ball shaped flower heads on thin wiry stems. Height: 50cm (20"). Spread: 30cm (12").
  • Delphinium 'Pacific Giants' - Excellent for adding structure and presence to the back of borders. Height: 150cm (60"). Spread: 75cm (30").
  • Coreopsis 'Early Sunrise' - Golden yellow, semi double flowers that attract bees and butterflies. Height: 45cm.
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    • 72 perennial plug plants - 6 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
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    • £71.88 £19.99

Buddleja 'Buzz® Sky Blue'

Buddleja davidii, Buddleia, Butterfly Bush

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  • T&M exclusive breeding
  • The best plant to attract butterflies to your garden
  • Dwarf patio buddleja - won't take over your garden
  • 15cm (6in) flowers the size of usual buddlejas, but plants are half the size

These attractive, compact plants are loved by bees and butterflies, but won't take over your garden. Buddleja 'Buzz® Sky Blue' is easy to grow and smothered with blooms all summer long. Perfectly proportioned for patio pots and smaller gardens. Height and spread: 120cm (47").

Useful links:

How to grow Buddleja Buzz®

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    • 1 buddleja jumbo plug plant

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
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    • £7.99

Polyanthus eliator 'Crescendo® Mixed' F1 Hybrid

Primula, Oxlip

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  • T&M Recommends
  • Polyanthus are a majestic spring container choice

Give your garden a dose of springtime magic and banish the winter gloom. Polyanthus 'Crescendo®' paints a rainbow of colour with its large blooms in bright colours making bold splashes in pots, window boxes and borders.The flowers are long-lasting, fragrant and produced in abundance upon strong stems which are held above neat rosettes of foliage. With excellent winter hardiness and superior disease resistance, you can expect repeat performances year after year. By far the best bedding polyanthus available.

 

Culinary note: Primula flowers are edible.

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. Try the sweet tasting petals on top of salads or even pancakes, crystallise them for use as cake decorations too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 36 polyanthus plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
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    • £9.99 £6.99
    • 72 polyanthus plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
    • SAVE* £3.99  
    • £9.99

Pansy 'Matrix™ Mixed'

Viola x wittrockiana

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  • Colour throughout winter and spring
  • 100% bigger, better and stronger than Pansy 'Universal'

This vibrant blend has been specially bred for their excellent branching habit and super size flowers; and the results speak for themselves! The compact sturdy stems hold their vibrant flower heads high, whatever the weather brings to ensure your garden is filled with colour. Easy to grow, Pansy 'Matrix Mixed' is the perfect plant for all your containers and bedding displays. Height and spread: 23cm (9").


Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. The crystallised petals are great decorations for cakes and cookies, or they can be added straight to green salads for an injection of colour. For more details about edible flowers click here.

 

 

Buy this variety in a larger plant size
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    • 36 pansy plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
    • + FREE £5 voucher  
    • £6.99
    • 72 pansy plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
    • + FREE £5 voucher  
    • £9.99

Buddleja 'Buzz® 3 in 1'

Buddleja, Buddleia, Butterfly Bush

A new twist on a much-loved garden favourite, Our colour series of Buddeja 'Buzz' is the world's first patio buddleja! These attractive, compact plants are loved by bees and butterflies, but won't take over your garden. Now for the first time you can give pollinators a treat with a compact Buddleja plant that gives them 3 flower colours to choose from, seemingly on the same plant! Supplied as 3 plants in 1 single container, each will grow in harmony and produce a compact bush with fragrant, indigo, ivory and candy pink flower spikes!

All colours varieties in the Buddleja 'Buzz&trade' series are garden friendly; staying compact and flowering for a long summer period without setting seed, meaning the flowers just keep on coming without risk of rogue plants popping up all over the garden, as is normal with standard varieties.

Buddleja 'Buzz&trade 3-in-1' is easy to grow and problem-free, with a super long-flowering period. Perfectly proportioned for patio pots and smaller gardens. Height and spread: 120cm (47").

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    • 1 x 9cm potted buddleja plant

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 9cm potted buddleja plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
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    • £29.98 £19.99

Narcissus 'Miniature Mixed'

Daffodil

This sunny mix of dwarf narcissus are compact and free flowering - Perfectly proportioned for even the smallest of gardens! Undemanding and easy to grow, they are ideal for borders, rockeries, and containers for a sunny windowsill; or grow them in bold drifts naturalised in grass. The neat trumpets in all shades of yellow make these dainty narcissus flowers excellent for cutting. Height: 25cm (10"). Spread: 10cm (4"). Bulb size: 08/10.

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How to grow bulbs, corms and tubers

 

4 for 3 on autumn planting bulbs
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    • 20 narcissus bulbs

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
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    • £5.99
    • 40 narcissus bulbs

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    • £11.98 £9.99
    • 80 narcissus bulbs

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
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    • £14.99

Tulip 'Everlasting' Mixture

Tulipa

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  • New & exclusive
  • Best In Class for perennial tulips - click here for details
Tulip 'Everlasting Mixture' will come back year after year just as strongly as your favourite perennials! Sturdy and colourful, these magnificent tulips begin to bloom in early April, and with superb weather resistance they will continue for longer than most garden varieties. The bold colours and strong upright stems make this mix particularly good for cutting. Height: 40cm (16"). Spread: 15cm (6"). Bulb size: 11/12.

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How to grow bulbs, corms and tubers


Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. However,some people have had strong allergic reactions to Tulip flowers. If touching them causes a rash, numbness etc. then Tulip flowers should not be eaten. For more details about edible flowers click here.

 

4 for 3 on autumn planting bulbs
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    • 16 tulip bulbs

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
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    • £6.99
    • 32 tulip bulbs

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    • £11.99
    • 64 tulip bulbs

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    • £15.99

Heuchera 'Patchwork' Mix

Coral Flower, Coral Bells

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Sprays of delicate, tiny flowers float on wiry stems above neat mounds of vibrant foliage. Prized for their colourful leaves, these versatile semi-evergreen perennials make excellent drifts of ground cover, adding a distinctive splash of colour to the front of borders, or even brightening winter containers. Their airy blooms attract bees and are also useful as cut flowers. Height and spread: 40cm (16").
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    • 3 heuchera Postiplugs

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
    • + FREE £5 voucher  
    • £8.99
    • 5 heuchera Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
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    • £14.99
    • 6 heuchera Postiplugs

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
    • + FREE £5 voucher  
    • £12.99
    • 10 heuchera Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2016
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    • £24.99