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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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Crinum cintho 'Alpha'

A delightful vanilla fragrance and flowers with bold burgundy stripes on the outside.

 

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English Bluebells

Hyacinthoides non-scripta

A sea of English bluebells rekindles memories of springtime woodland walks, when the days start to lengthen and the weather warms up. The nodding, violet-blue flowers of these hardy, native bulbs attract insects to their delicately scented flowers. At their happiest when growing in the dappled shade of deciduous trees, English bluebells are ideal for a woodland garden or naturalising in informal areas of grass. These vigorous beauties will multiply each year to form a dense carpet of spring colour. Height: 25cm (10"). Spread: 8cm (3"). Bulb size: 5/6.
Bluebell bulbs are ideal for autumn planting. For spring planting choose bluebells in the green. Only cultivated stock used.

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    • 30 English bluebell bulbs

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    • 120 English bluebell bulbs

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Spring Flowering Bulb Collection

This collection includes four of the most popular and colourful spring-flowering bulbs: Allium Moly, Oxalis, Anemone de Caen and Brodiaea (25 bulbs of each). Plant them amongst perennials for early colour or in borders and patio pots for a bright display. Supplied as bulbs.
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  • Allium moly - A vigorous little allium bearing dense clusters of star-shaped, golden yellow flowers from late spring. Neat clumps of grey-green, strap-like foliage are quick to establish and will rapidly spread to naturalize beneath shrubs and throughout woodland areas. Allium moly is easy to grow, needing little attention throughout the season, and returning in a bigger and better display each year. Bulb size 4/5. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 5cm (2").
  • Oxalis - This ornamental Shamrock is as versatile as it is pretty. Oxalis tetraphylla 'Iron Cross' is mainly grown for its clover-like, bright green leaves with a dark purple band at the base of each leaflet. From early summer, the distinctive foliage is paired with rosy pink, tubular flowers. Bulb size 4/5. Height and spread: 15cm (6").
  • Anemone 'De Caen' - Silky, long-lasting blooms with delicately cupped petals are carried on individual stems in a vibrant mix of bold colours. These beautiful windflowers are ideal for cutting, but make sure you leave a few in the garden as they will attract pollinating insects to their captivating blooms. Undemanding and easy to grow, this colourful mix of Anemone coronaria 'De Caen' bulbs is perfect for growing in containers or at the front of borders. Bulb size 3/4. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 15cm (6").
  • Brodiaea - A good all rounder, perfect for planting in containers, borders and rockeries. Produces clusters of double funnel shaped blooms in a rich bluish mauve. An easy to grow spring bloomer, excellent for seasonal cut flower displays – stems will last up to two weeks in the vase. Bulb size 4/5.

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

 

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Hymenocallis x festalis 'Zwanenburg'

Spider Lily, Ismene

  • Spider lily - ideal for patios!

Exotic blooms consisting of large white, cups surrounded by six long, curled petals give rise to the common name Spider Lily. This unusual, evergreen plant produces its architectural flowers from late spring to early summer atop tall sturdy stems and exudes a delightful sweet fragrance. Grow Hymenocallis x festalis 'Zwanenburg' in a greenhouse, conservatory or containers on the patio, where it can easily be given frost protection over winter. Bulb size: 12/14. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 30cm (12").


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Snowdrop (Giant)

Galanthus elwesii

For a spring bulb with a big impact, try this striking giant snowdrop. Galanthus elwesii produces some of the largest snowdrop flowers, up to 2.5cm long with a beautiful honey fragrance. This choice snowdrop loves to shelter in dappled shade at the base of trees and shrubs, but looks equally at home in an alpine garden, or naturalised in grass. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 10cm (4"). Bulb size: 4/5.
Snowdrop bulbs are ideal for autumn planting. For spring planting choose snowdrops in the green.

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    • 10 snowdrop bulbs

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    • 20 snowdrop bulbs

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    • 40 snowdrop bulbs

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Fritillaria meleagris (Mixed)

Snake's Head Fritillary

The captivating bell shaped flowers of this charming fritillary are instantly recognizable by their distinctive snakes-skin markings. A sprinkling of snakes head fritillaries are a sight to behold when naturalised in damp woodlands or informal areas of grass. These charming wildflowers are protected in the wild and rarely seen in their native meadow habitats. They are guaranteed to attract attention in your garden with their elegant springtime display. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 8cm (3"). Bulb size: 5/6. All of our supplies come from cultivated stock.

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    • 100 fritillaria bulbs

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Glory of the Snow 'Mixed'

Chionodoxa

One of the first bulbs to flower in the spring, Glory of the Snow 'Mixed' creates dazzling carpets of colour, not only in the traditional blue, but with pretty shades of mauve and white too! Naturalising well beneath trees and shrubs, these starry Chionodoxa flowers also make a hardy and low-maintenance addition to rock gardens and spring patio pots where they'll return year after year. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 8cm (3"). Bulb size 4/5.


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Summer Flowering Bulb Collection

This collection includes five of the most popular and colourful summer-flowering bulbs: Allium Shaerocephalon, Allium Moly, Brodiaea, Oxalis and Gladioli mix. Plant them amongst perennials for a pop of colour or in borders and patio pots for a bright display. Supplied as bulbs. These bulbs can be planted straight away, but will be fine to plant right through to late April. The bulbs will begin to flower in 10-12 weeks, although it will vary for each variety with the final flowers coming in July to August.
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  • Allium sphaerocephalon (50 bulbs) - An understated allium with unusual oval shaped, purple green flower heads, that associates beautifully with swaying grasses. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 8cm (3").Bulb size 4/5.
  • Allium moly (80 bulbs) - A vigorous little allium bearing dense clusters of star-shaped, golden yellow flowers from late spring. Neat clumps of grey-green, strap-like foliage are quick to establish and will rapidly spread to naturalize beneath shrubs and throughout woodland areas. Allium moly is easy to grow, needing little attention throughout the season, and returning in a bigger and better display each year. Bulb size 4/5. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 5cm (2").
  • Brodiaea (90 bulbs) - A good all rounder, perfect for planting in containers, borders and rockeries. Produces clusters of double funnel shaped blooms in a rich bluish mauve. An easy to grow spring bloomer, excellent for seasonal cut flower displays – stems will last up to two weeks in the vase. Bulb size 4/5.
  • Oxalis (40 bulbs) - This ornamental Shamrock is as versatile as it is pretty. Oxalis tetraphylla 'Iron Cross' is mainly grown for its clover-like, bright green leaves with a dark purple band at the base of each leaflet. From early summer, the distinctive foliage is paired with rosy pink, tubular flowers. Bulb size 4/5. Height and spread: 15cm (6").
  • Gladioli mix (20 bulbs) - The hardiest gladioli available! These tough little sword lilies are excellent for planting in groups where they will form large clumps over time. The beautiful hand-painted blooms of hardy Gladioli Mixed are carried on compact stems that won’t need staking, and the loose spikes of bloom make superb cut flowers too. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 15cm (6").
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Sparaxis tricolor 'Mixed'

Harlequin Flower

The sturdy stems of Sparaxis tricolour 'Mixed' boast spikes of exotic looking flowers that resemble freesias with richly coloured markings. The vibrant blooms of the Harlequin Flower appear above sword-shaped leaves from midsummer to early autumn. Plant this unusual bulb in groups for the most dramatic display in rockeries, greenhouses or sheltered borders where winter protection can be provided. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 10cm (4").


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Ixia 'Yellow Emperor'

African Corn Lily

Clusters of mimosa yellow, star-shaped flowers with contrasting wine red centres are carried above clumps of narrow, linear foliage in early summer. This South African corn lily makes an unusual addition to sunny borders and containers with its colourful and free flowering display. Cut a few flowers of Ixia 'Yellow Emperor' for a long-lasting arrangement that will certainly be admired by all who see it. Bulb size 05+. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 20cm (8").


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