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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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Fritillaria persica

Bring something really unusual to the spring garden with this exotic-looking hardy bulb. Despite a delicate appearance, Fritillaria persica is one of the easier, more weather tolerant Fritillaries that can be grown in the garden, and certainly one of the most elegant and unusual! Sometimes called the Black Persian Lily, this hardy spring flowering bulb produces 90cm (3') spikes of black bells, up to 20 per stem! Blue lance-like foliage tops off the unusual look of this stunning specimen. A must-have for the spring border. Height: 90cm (36"). Spread: 25cm (10"). Bulb size: 6/6

 

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Fritillaria meleagris (Mixed)

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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    • 50 fritillaria bulbs

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    • 100 fritillaria bulbs

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Bellevalia Mixed

This unusual hardy bulb looks just like a Grape Hyacinth - but twice the size! Robust, upright stems carry fat cones of tiny bell shaped flowers throughout spring, above clumps of fresh green, strap like foliage. Bellevalia 'Mixed' makes an arresting sight planted at the front of cottage garden borders, dotted throughout rockeries or in spring patio containers. Giant Grape Hyacinths are low maintenance and make unusual cut flowers too. Height: 30cm (5"). Spread: 12cm (2"). Bulb size 6+.

 

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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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    • 100 glory of the snow bulbs

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Iris bucharica

Of all the Juno Iris this is undoubtedly the most trouble free. Beautiful April blooms, with primrose yellow standards and golden falls, form in clusters of up to 6 flowers per stem. Iris bucharica is quick to establish and rapidly forms dense clumps of glossy, furrowed, upright foliage. These spring flowering Iris bulbs are rarely seen in gardens despite their robust habit and reliability. Perfect for planting in rockeries and associates nicely with tulips and other low growing spring bulbs. Height: 40cm (16"). Spread: 15cm (6").

 

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Ipheion Mixed

Clumps of bright green foliage emerge in the autumn followed by an abundance of colourful star-shaped flowers in spring. The flowers have a delightfully sweet honey fragrance whilst the leaves have a more unusual onion like scent when crushed. , ideal for borders and patio containers where these easy to grow bulbs will provide you with a delightful spring display! Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 5cm (2").

 

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Sparaxis 'Red Reflex'

Also known as Harlequin Flower, this exotic-looking plant produces red funnel-shaped flowers, each with a contrasting black and yellow centre. These eye-catching blooms emerge above sword-shaped foliage from midsummer through to early autumn and are held on sturdy stems which are ideal for cutting. Plant Sparaxis 'Red Reflex' in groups for the most dramatic display in rock gardens, greenhouses or sheltered borders where winter protection can be provided. We only have limited quantities of this choice bulb, so snap them up quickly! Bulb size 5/6. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 10cm (4").

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Ornithogalum arabicum

A tall, elegant early summer bulb bearing clusters of white starry flowers with striking black, bead-like ovaries at the centre and a delicious sweet scent. A superb specimen plant for the patio or greenhouse, this half-hardy bulb can also be plunged into summer borders and lifted for over-wintering in a frost-free position. Ornithogalum arabicum, also known as Arabian star flower, makes a fabulous cut flower for a vase indoors. Bulb size: 12/14. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 10cm (4").


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Muscari armeniacum 'Saffier'

This unusual grape hyacinth bulb has tricked nature in order to give us the longest possible flowering window. The florets on this cultivated form of a wildflower favourite never fully open, keeping the upright showy flower spikes in peak condition for over a month - try them in vases for a long lasting indoor display. The green tinged blooms of Muscari 'Saffier'age to a lovely inky blue. Muscari are easy to grow - simply plant in autumn and forget about them! They colonise well too, creating natural drifts over time - the perfect spring carpeting under trees and shrubs. 'Saffier' can also be used as an unusual spring cut flower! Height and spread: 20cm (8"). Bulb size: 08/09

 

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Leucocoryne 'Andes'

For its size, this summer flowering bulb really makes an impression! Flowers are produced by the fistful on short airy stems, floating above a lush cushion of grassy foliage. If you think you're out of planting space but want to squeeze more flowers in, Leucocoryne 'Andes' is just perfect for you. The vivid flowers shine out at the front of a sunny border. Native to the mountains of Chile, this superb Leucocoryne looks at home in rock gardens and alpine collections and thrives in patio containers. Height: 40cm (16"). Spread 20cm (8"). Bulb size: 05/05

 

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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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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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