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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.



We have found 16 products.
 

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

 

4 for 3 on autumn planting bulbs
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    • 3 fritillaria bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 6 fritillaria bulbs

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    • £17.99

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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4 for 3 on autumn planting bulbs
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    • 50 fritillaria bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2016
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    • £11.99
    • 100 fritillaria bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2016
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    • £19.99

Lily of the Valley (Pink)

Convallaria majalis var. rosea

Sought after and highly prized! Each delicate arching stem carries a flurry of rose pink, bell shaped blooms with a powerful, timeless fragrance. Set against of a carpet of lush green foliage, the exquisite blooms of Convallaria majalis make a wonderful cut flower for scented, springtime posies. Once established, lily of the valley requires little maintenance and makes superb groundcover for woodland gardens and shady, damp areas. Height: 23cm (9"). Spread: 30cm (12").

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    • 3 Lily of the Valleyplant pips

    • Despatch: By end of September 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 6 Lily of the Valleyplant pips

    • Despatch: By end of September 2016
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    • £14.99

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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    • 25 bellevalia bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of September 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 50 bellevalia bulbs

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    • £19.98 £14.99

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

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £14.99
    • 50 snowdrop bulbs in the green

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £34.98 £24.99

Nerine bowdenii 'Pink'

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.
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    • 5 nerine bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of January 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 10 nerine bulbs

    • Despatch: By end of January 2017
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    • £17.99

Spring Bulbs In The Green Collection

Plant a carpet of colour with our 'Bulbs in the Green' Collection. Once established, these easy to grow, native bulbs require little maintenance. They will quickly cover the ground beneath deciduous trees and shrubs, or naturalise in grass for a spectacular springtime display.


Bulbs supplied 'in the green', means that they have just flowered. Being supplied in current growth means the plants will be much easier to establish in your own garden.

    Collection comprises:
  • English Bluebells- The nodding, violet-blue flowers of these hardy, native bulbs attract insects to their delicately scented flowers. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 8cm (3").
  • Snowdrops - Drifts of graceful nodding snowdrops signal winters end with an understated elegance. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 10cm (4").
  • Aconites - A springtime carpet of golden/yellow blooms that will quickly multiply. Height: 8cm (3"). Spread: 5cm (2").
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    • 100 'in the green' bulbs - 25 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE *£29.97  
    • £59.96 £29.99
    • 200 'in the green' bulbs - 50 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE *£49.97  
    • £99.96 £49.99

Gladiolus 'Black Surprise'

    T&M exclusive

A stunning take on the classic garden favourites, this fabulous gladioli gives you a myriad of spectacular colours, both contemporary and traditional. Never failing to impress in borders or in flower arrangements, Gladioli 'Black Surprise' is really great value for money. Corm size 12/14.


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Culinary note: The lettuce flavoured flowers can be used with sweet or savoury spreads, the individual petals can also be included in salads. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 10 gladiolus corms

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    • £9.99
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Gladiolus 'Green Star'

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The fresh, contemporary shades of Gladiolus 'Green Star' provide a stunning take on these classic garden favourites. With their tall, sturdy stems and unusual colouring, these magnificent gladioli never fail to impress in borders or in flower arrangements. 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: 90cm (35"). Spread: 15cm (6").

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Culinary note: The lettuce flavoured flowers can be used with sweet or savoury spreads, the individual petals can also be included in salads. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 10 gladiolus corms

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    • £9.99
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Gladiolus 'Tango'

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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: The lettuce flavoured flowers can be used with sweet or savoury spreads, the individual petals can also be included in salads. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 10 gladiolus corms

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    • £9.99
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Gladiolus 'Brown Sugar'

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A modern Sword Lily in a bold shade of burnt orange that will certainly attract attention! Gladiolus 'Brown Sugar' adds fiery colour to exotic borders and hot planting schemes. With sturdy upright stems, this hardy perennial makes a spectacular cut flower too. 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: The lettuce flavoured flowers can be used with sweet or savoury spreads, the individual petals can also be included in salads. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 10 gladiolus corms

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    • £9.99
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Gladiolus Collection

  • The very latest colours and patterns

Gladioli are making a comeback! Thanks to innovative new breeding, producing new colour combinations with all manner of stripes and speckles - the possibilities seem endless! These sword lilies are so easy to grow; just plant the bulbs and forget about them until midsummer when you can enjoy the abundance of gladiolus flowers in borders or cut for a vase indoors. 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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    • 15 gladiolus corms - 3 of each variety

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    • £14.99
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