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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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Geranium 'GeRainbow'™

Pelargonium, Ivy-leaved Geranium, Ivy-leaved Pelargonium

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  • Best in class for trailing geraniums

The ever popular 'Super Balcons', are now available with brighter colours, bigger flowers, and even more vigour, for superb cascades of colour! These trailing ivy-leaf geraniums look incredible spilling from window boxes and hanging baskets. Low maintenance and incredibly long flowering, Geranium 'GeRainbow'™ is set to become the no. 1 trailing pelargonium. Trails to: 90cm (36?). Spread: 45cm (18?).


Although technically perennial, Pelargoniums are only half hardy and therefore normally treated as annuals in the UK. However, with care, they may be overwintered in a frost free greenhouse.
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    • 5 jumbo plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
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    • £9.99
    • 10 jumbo plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
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    • £15.99
    • 20 jumbo plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
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    • £24.99

Begonia x tuberhybrida 'Giant Picotee Mixed'

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Huge flowers up to 15cm (6?) across add an exotic flavour to patio pots. The flamboyant blooms of Begonia Giant Picotee Mixed boast layers of elaborate, ruffled petals with a picotee edge. Supplied as a mixture of sumptuous bicolours, that looks simply spectacular set against lush serrated foliage in containers, beds, and window boxes. Height and spread: 30cm (12?).

Useful links:

How to grow bulbs, corms and tubers


Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 10 tubers

    • Despatch: By end of February 2015
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    • £12.99

Perennial Pack B 'T&M's Choice'

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").

  • Armeria 'Mixed' - Long flowering plants with unusual ball shaped flower heads on thin wiry stems. Height: 50cm (20"). Spread: 30cm (12").
  • Digitalis 'Dalmation Mixed' - Well branched, compact, dwarf plants. Height: 50cm (20"). Spread: 40cm (16").
  • Echinacea 'Primadonna' - Beautiful pink daisy flowers with petals that radiate outwards instead of downwards. Height: 85cm (33"). Spread: 45cm (18").
  • Coreopsis 'Presto' - Neat, compact plants are smothered in golden-yellow, semi-double flowers all summer long. Height and spread: 45cm (18").
  • Verbena Bonariensis - Tightly clustered florets form glowing lavender flower heads that float atop stiffly upright, branching stems. Height: 200cm (79"). Spread: 45cm (18").
  • Scabiosa 'Blue Jeans' - Blue pincushion flowers attract bees and butterflies throughout summer. Height and spread: 45cm (18").
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    • 36 plug plants - 6 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
    • SAVE £14.95  
    • £29.94 £14.99

Tomato 'Losetto'

Solanum lycopersicum L.

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  • The first blight-resistant basket tomato
  • Extra-long cropping period

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The first of its kind! An outstanding new cascading bush tomato with built-in blight resistance. Producing masses of sweet and juicy cherry tomatoes that can be harvested over a long period from July to September. Perfect for containers or planters in the greenhouse or on the patio, but can also be planted in a sunny spot in the garden. Height and spread: 30cm (12?).

Please note: Delivery is subject to plant size, and adverse growing conditions during production may delay despatch schedules.


Companion planting: Try growing tomatoes with French marigolds to deter whitefly, and basil, chives or mint to deter aphids and other pests.



Useful links:

How to grow tomatoesHow to stop blight
Tomato selector guideCompanion Planting

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    • 5 Postiplug plants (greenhouse planting)

    • Despatch: By end of April 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 5 Postiplug plants (outdoor planting)

    • Despatch: By end of April 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 10 Postiplug plants (greenhouse planting)

    • Despatch: By end of April 2015
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    • £15.99
    • 10 Postiplug plants (outdoor planting)

    • Despatch: By end of April 2015
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    • £15.99

Geranium 'Black Velvet Mix' F1

Pelargonium, Zonal Geranium, Zonal Pelargonium

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  • Rarely available

Dark, enigmatic foliage makes a startling foil for the beguiling bright blooms of Geranium 'Black Velvet Mix' in four striking colours. The unique black leaves, produced on upright bushy plants, are edged with just a hint of green. This boldly coloured zonal geranium makes a striking addition to pots, beds and borders for long lasting summer colour. Height: 40cm (14?). Spread: 30cm (12?).


Although technically perennial, Pelargoniums are only half hardy and therefore normally treated as annuals in the UK. However, with care, they may be overwintered in a frost free greenhouse.
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    • 24 plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of April 2015
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    • £12.99
    • 48 plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of April 2015
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    • £17.99
    • 72 plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of April 2015
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    • £22.99

Lily 'Dazzler' (Ground Cover)

Lilium, Oriental Lily

  • The only ground cover lily that flowers within 10 weeks of planting
  • Best In Class for ground cover lilies - click here for details
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Flamboyant colour with a delicious perfume! The short stems of Lily 'Dazzler' make this dwarf variety a 'must have' for creating vibrant ground cover in exotic gardens, or edging paths and borders. Each bulb produces up to 10 exquisite blooms set above glossy green foliage that knits together to create a seamless carpet of colour. The compact, sturdy stems are ideal for cutting and will fragrance your home for up to two weeks. Bulb size: 12/14. Height: 60cm (24?). Spread: 20cm (8?).


Useful links:

How to grow bulbs, corms and tubers

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    • 7 lily bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of February 2015
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    • £13.99
    • 14 lily bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of February 2015
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    • £19.99
    • 28 lily bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of February 2015
    • SAVE £25.97  
    • £55.96 £29.99

Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby' (Hardy)

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Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby' was bred from an original Brazilian species in 1939 and named after the founder of the British Fuchsia Society. Bright two-tone flowers adorn its red stems that stop at nothing when it comes to climbing! Provide a little support and it'll clothe trellis, arches, walls and fences in no time at all. Extremely vigorous and hardy so you can look forward to repeat performances from climbing Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby' year after year. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 90cm (36").

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 3 Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
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    • £8.99
    • 9 Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
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    • £17.99

Pansy 'Ballerina'

Viola x wittrockiana

Unusual frilly tutu-like flowers of Pansy 'Ballerina' create a bright carnival of colour throughout the summer. The delicately ruffled petals make a stunning display in containers, beds and borders. Perfect for planting in window boxes where you can enjoy their pretty blooms close up. Height and spread: 23cm (9?).

 

Culinary note: Pansy flowers are edible.

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 36 plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
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    • £12.99
    • 72 plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
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    • £17.99

Osteospermum 'Falling Stars'™ (Sunbrella)

African Daisy, Cape Daisy

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Grow the first cascading cape daisy for something really different this summer! This vigorous trailing variety of the African daisy comes in a sunshine blend of five vivid colours that will fill your baskets, window boxes and containers with colour. Famed for their long flowering period, these gorgeous Osteospermums are drought tolerant and simply love the sun. Height and spread: 45cm (18").
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    • 5 Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 10 Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
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    • £17.99
    • 20 Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
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    • £24.99