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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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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 bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £14.99
    • 12 bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £24.99

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: 15cm (6").

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    • 4 bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of February 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 8 bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of February 2016
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    • £14.99
    • 16 bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of February 2016
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    • £19.99

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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    • 50 bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of March 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 100 bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of March 2016
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    • £14.99

Ornithogalum arabicum

Star of Bethlehem, Arabian Star Flower

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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    • 3 bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of March 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 6 bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of March 2016
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    • £19.98 £12.99

Muscari armeniacum 'Saffier'

Grape hyacinth

  • New in 2015
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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    • 30 muscari bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £9.99
    • 60 muscari bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £17.99

Leucocoryne 'Andes'

  • New in 2015
For its size, this hardy 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 hardy bulb 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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    • 50 leucocoryne bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £9.99
    • 100 leucocoryne bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £17.99
    • 200 leucocoryne bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £24.99

Gladiolus 'Tango'

Sword Lily, Gladioli

    T&M exclusive
Add exotic colour and structure and to your perennial borders with the exquisite ruffled, mauve pink blooms of Gladiolus 'Tango'. The sturdy upright stems of this sensational sword lily are superb for cutting. Try planting gladioli in groups at 14-day intervals to extend their flowering season, and enjoy their fabulous blooms all summer long. Corm size 12/14. Height: 60cm (24”). Spread: 15cm (6”).

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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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    • 10 corms

    • Despatch: By end of June 2015
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    • £9.99

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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    • 50 bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £7.99
    • 100 bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £15.98 £11.99

Iris 'Metallic Mixture'

Dutch Iris

Beautiful, uniquely coloured Dutch Iris in shades of purple and maroon, each petal splashed with yellow. From modern breeding, Iris 'Metallic Mixture' is hardy and easy to grow in beds, borders and containers, for a stunning late spring and early summer show. The architectural blooms are borne on strong, straight stems, making superb cut flowers for a vase indoors too. Height: 50cm (20"). Spread: 15cm (6"). Bulb size 7/8.


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    • 50 Iris bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £9.99
    • 100 Iris bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £17.99