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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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Snowdrop (Giant)

Galanthus elwesii, Greater Snowdrop

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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Ranunculus 'XXL Collection'

Persian Buttercup

  • New in 2014

These specially selected Persian Buttercups produce enormous rounded blooms formed from deep rosettes of shapely petals. Ranunculus ‘XXL Collection’ make superb cut flowers. These hardy Persian Buttercups are perfect for adding a bright splash of exotic colour to containers, the front of borders or dotted throughout the rockery. Corm size 5/6. Height: 40cm (16"). Spread: 30cm (12").

  • Collection comprises:
  • Ranunculus ‘Polka’ - Soft pink blooms in feminine shades of soft pink.
  • Ranunculus ‘Sherry’ - Rich purple flowers makes a stylish display.
  • Ranunculus ‘Morgana’ - A striking combination of green and pink petals for a fresh, contemporary look.
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Lily of the Valley (White)

Convallaria majalis

Each delicate arching stem carries a flurry of snow-white, 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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    • 14 pips

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Polianthes tuberosa

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 15°C (59°F) 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: 90cm (35”). Spread: 15cm (6”).

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    • 16 bulbs

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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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Gladiolus 'Tango'

Sword Lily, Gladioli

  • Mail order 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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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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Iris 'Pretty in Blue'

Dutch Iris

  • New in 2014

Cool shades of purple, blue and white make a stunning colour combination in late spring and early summer borders. These hardy Dutch Iris plants bear their graceful blooms on straight stems that rise from among airy clumps of narrow, strap-like leaves. Plant Iris 'Pretty in Blue' in large groups for the best effect. Spare a few from the garden for an elegant flower arrangement indoors. Bulb size 06/07. Height: 50cm (20"). Spread: 15cm (6").


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Ornithogalum arabicum

Star of Bethlehem, Arabian Star Flower

  • New in 2014

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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Schizostylis 'Rosea'

Hesperantha coccinea 'Rosea', Kaffir Lily

  • New in 2014

Essential late summer colour for mixed borders, the Kaffir Lily produces luxurious blooms in a lovely shell pink. Bulb size: 01


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Iris bucharica

Juno Iris

  • New in 2014
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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Russian Snowdrop

Puschkinia scilloides, Striped Squill

Intriguing star shaped flowers, with delicate pale petals, striped with deep blue. These hardy Russian snowdrops make a stunning alternative to traditional spring bulbs. Resilient Puschkinia bulbs will grow in almost any well drained soil, and enjoy hot summers when their bulbs can bake in the sun. Grow them in borders and rockeries, or naturalise them in grass. Our generous bumper bulb pack means there will be plenty left over for your patio pots too! Height: 15cm (6”). Spread: 10cm (4”). Bulb size: 5/6.

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