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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 Duo Collection

Tuberose

Polianthes was a popular plant in Victorian times and now it has been re-discovered, this tuberose is well and truly back in vogue. Polianthes 'Duo Collection' has spires of fragrant, waxy blooms, which create a gorgeous scent on a summer evening. Best planted in containers for the most successful results and then moved indoors for the winter. They also make excellent flowers for cutting. Treat yourself to the Victorian favourite 'The Pearl' and the new, modern 'Pink Sapphire'. Height: 120cm (48"). Spread: 15cm (6"). Supplied as tubers. More info
    • 16 polanthes bulbs (mixed)

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
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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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    • 5 polianthes bulbs

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    • £14.99
    • 10 polianthes bulbs

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Galtonia 'Summer Hyacinth'

Galtonia candicans

As other summer performers are going past their best, our Galtonia bulbs will burst forth to offer an elegant floral display from July through to September. Tall flower spikes produce nodding, bell-shaped flowers of white and green that go on to produce a light but heady scent. Erect strap-like leaves offer an architectural element to planting displays. Make sure to set your Galtonia plants close to seating areas where they can be enjoyed at their best. For the best display plant this South African native in a sunny spot to encourage strong flowering. Height 100cm (39"). Spread: 50cm (20").

 

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    • 20 galtonia bulbs

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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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    • 2 eucomis bulbs

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    • 4 eucomis bulbs

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Crinum cintho 'Alpha'

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

 

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    • 1 crinium bulb

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    • 2 crinium 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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    • £34.99 £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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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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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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    • 100 gladiolus bulbs

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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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    • 10 hymenocallis bulbs

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    • £14.99
    • 20 hymenocallis bulbs

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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

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: 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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Pleione 'Rossini'

Hardy orchids are becoming more and more popular within our gardens as they add a touch of the exotic without needing much attention. Pleione ‘Rossini’ has very pretty lilac coloured petals with a delicately fringed white centre and lip. Happily grown in shallow pots and planters as well as in a sheltered, partially shaded border, these dainty plants will soon colonised and brighten up and part of your garden Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 30cm (12").

 

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