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Other Flower Bulbs & Tubers


In this category you'll find many different types of flower bulbs and tubers - orchids, lily of the valley, English bluebells, snowdrops and many other well-known varieties and some not-so-common ones too.



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Polianthes tuberosa 'The Pearl'

Tuberose

  • The world's most fragrant bulb
Spikes of intensely fragrant, waxy white flowers are produced throughout summer, which make enthralling cut flowers. The semi-double, fragrant tuberose flowers of this relatively unknown bulb are carried above narrow, lance shapes leaves. Polianthes tuberosa requires a minimum temperature of 15C (59F) so it is ideal for a heated greenhouse or conservatory. It can also be grown outdoors in containers or sheltered sunny borders, if it is lifted and stored frost-free over winter. Bulb size: 14/16. Height: 120cm (48"). Spread: 20cm (8").

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    • 4 polianthes tuberosa bulbs

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    • £9.99
    • 5 polianthes bulbs

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    • £14.99
    • 8 polianthes tuberosa bulbs

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    • £14.99
    • 10 polianthes bulbs

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    • 16 polianthes tuberosa bulbs

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    • £19.99

Nerine bowdenii Collection

Bowden Cornish Lily

An explosion of colour to rejuvenate tired late-autumn borders! This autumn flowering Nerine bowdenii Collection bears bright blooms on sturdy stems that make dramatic cut flowers at a time when other blooms are scarce. In this collection you will receive the varieties 'Isabel', 'Pink', 'Alba' and 'Stefani'. These varieties are easy to grow, and produce an impressive display of brightly coloured funnel-shaped blooms. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 8cm (3"). Bulb size: 12/14.

 

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    • 20 bulbs - 5 of each variety

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Eucomis 'Sparkling Burgundy'

Pineapple Lily

  • Standout colour selection
  • Architectural and colourful
  • Exotic looks, hardy habit

This exotic-looking summer flowering bulb might look like it needs mollycoddling, but looks can be deceptive! This standout colour selection offers striking spikes of pink star-shaped flowers surrounded by rich burgundy foliage, offering a really luxuriant feel to border plantings and patio container displays. Plant Eucomis ‘Sparkling Burgundy’ in a sunny position to encourage months of colour. While easy to grow and very hardy we recommend applying an autumn mulch over the bulbs to keep them extra cosy through winter. Height: 60cm (12"). Spread: 30cm (12").

 

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    • 4 eucomis bulbs

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Freesia 'Patio Perfection'

  • The best freesias we have ever grown!

Freesias seem to have acquired a reputation for being lanky and reluctant to bloom - Freesia 'Patio Perfection' dispels that myth! This superb variety produces glorious fragrant blooms of florist-quality. Its short, stiff stems won't need staking and remain proudly upright throughout the growing season. Perfect for growing in patio containers where their fragrance can be appreciated. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 15cm (6").


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    • 8 freesia corms

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    • £9.99
    • 16 freesia corms

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    • £14.99
    • 32 freesia corms

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Nerine bowdenii

Bowden Cornish Lily

An explosion of colour to rejuvenate tired autumn borders! These autumn flowering Nerine lilies bear bright pink, blooms on sturdy stems that make dramatic cut flowers at a time when other blooms are scarce. The hardiest of the species, Nerine bowdenii can be grown in the greenhouse, or outdoors in well drained borders and rockeries. This RHS AGM species is best planted in tight clumps for a dramatic late season display. Bulb size: 14. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 8cm (3").

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    • 6 nerine bulbs

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    • 12 nerine bulbs

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Snowdrop (Single-flowered)

Galanthus nivalis

Drifts of graceful nodding snowdrops signal winters end with an understated elegance. These native beauties love to shelter in dappled shade at the base of trees and shrubs, but look equally ay home in an alpine garden, or naturalised in grass. Why not try them in window boxes and containers as part of a mixed planting scheme. Versatile and vigorous, they will quickly multiply to create a carpet of honey scented, single-flowered blooms. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 10cm (4").Snowdrop bulbs are ideal for autumn planting. For spring planting choose snowdrops in the green. Only cultivated stock used.

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    • 25 snowdrop bulbs in the green

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    • £14.99
    • 50 snowdrop bulbs in the green

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Winter Aconite

Eranthis hyemalis

This woodland member of the buttercup family will swiftly multiply to form a glowing carpet of golden yellow flowers each spring. The cup shaped blooms of the winter aconite attract pollinating insects to your spring garden, and associate beautifully with snowdrops and bluebells for a spectacular woodland display. Easy to establish and virtually maintenance free, Eranthis hyemalis are ideal for planting in the dappled shade of deciduous trees, or naturalised in informal areas of grass. Height: 8cm (3"). Spread: 5cm (2"). Bulb size: 3/4.
Winter aconite bulbs are ideal for autumn planting. For spring planting choose winter aconites bulbs in the green. Only cultivated stock used.

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    • 25 winter aconite bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 25 winter aconite bulbs in the green

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    • £14.99
    • 50 winter aconite bulbs

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    • £17.98 £14.99
    • 50 winter aconite bulbs in the green

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    • £34.99 £24.99
    • 100 winter aconite bulbs

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    • £35.96 £24.99

Snowdrop (Double-flowered)

Galanthus nivalis f. pleniflorus 'Flore Pleno'

Drifts of graceful nodding snowdrops signal winters end with an understated elegance. These native beauties love to shelter in dappled shade at the base of trees and shrubs, but look equally ay home in an alpine garden, or naturalised in grass. Why not try them in window boxes and containers as part of a mixed planting scheme. Versatile and vigorous, they will quickly multiply to create a carpet of honey scented, double-flowered blooms. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 10cm (4").Snowdrop bulbs are ideal for autumn planting. For spring planting choose snowdrops in the green. Only cultivated stock used.

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    • 25 snowdrop bulbs in the green

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    • £14.99
    • 50 snowdrop bulbs in the green

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    • £34.99 £24.99

Gladiolus murielae

Abyssinian Gladioli, Acidanthera, Peacock Orchid, Gladiolus callianthus

Elegant white blooms with deep burgundy blotch at the base of each petal make a sophisticated addition to late summer borders. The richly scented flowers of Gladiolus murielae bow their heads demurely downwards on beautiful curving stems. Grow this half hardy RHS AGM recipient in large groups for the most stylish display. Bulb size 6/8. Height: 90cm (35"). Spread: 10cm (4").

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

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    • 50 gladiolus bulbs

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    • £9.99
    • 100 gladiolus bulbs

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    • £14.99

Nerine bowdenii 'Isabel'

Bowden Cornish Lily

An explosion of colour to rejuvenate tired late-autumn borders! These autumn flowering Nerines bear bright pink, blooms on sturdy stems that make dramatic cut flowers at a time when other blooms are scarce. Dark-pink flowers add bold statement to borders and patio pots, and contrast beautifully with paler blooms. More info
    • 5 nerine bulbs

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    • £9.99
    • 10 nerine bulbs

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    • £17.99

Nerine bowdenii 'Pink'

Bowden Cornish Lily

An explosion of colour to rejuvenate tired late-autumn borders! These autumn flowering Nerines bear bright pink, blooms on sturdy stems that make dramatic cut flowers at a time when other blooms are scarce. This variety is easy to grow, and produces an impressive display of magenta funnel-shaped blooms. More info
    • 5 nerine bulbs

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    • £9.99
    • 10 nerine bulbs

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    • £17.99

Nerine bowdenii 'Alba'

Bowden Cornish Lily

An explosion of colour to rejuvenate tired late-autumn borders! These autumn flowering Nerines bear white, blooms on sturdy stems that make dramatic cut flowers at a time when other blooms are scarce. This variety produces crisp-white starry blooms with recurved petals that are held aloft tall stems. More info
    • 5 nerine bulbs

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    • £9.99
    • 10 nerine bulbs

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    • £17.99