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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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    • 20 snowdrop bulbs

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    • 40 snowdrop bulbs

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Iris Eyecatcher

  • Each flower is a work of art!
  • Best variety launch since ‘Katherine Hodgkin’
  • Dwarf variety for pots or underplanting

All dwarf iris are pretty in their own right, but few can compete with 'Katherine Hodgkin'. The delicate ‘hand painted’ blooms of Iris ‘Eyecatcher’ certainly give it a run for its money. White petals are heavily patterned with rich blue and a yellow stripe with dark blue spotting, pushing through the cold soil to brighten the late winter garden. Iris ‘Eyecatcher’ is a fantastic mini bulb for pots, rockeries, between paving and front of border. Height: 20cm (8").Spread 8cm (3").

 

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    • £9.99
    • 20 Iris bulbs

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    • £16.99

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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    • 50 fritillaria bulbs

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    • £11.99
    • 100 fritillaria bulbs

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    • £19.99

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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    • £6.99
    • 100 Russian Snowdrop bulbs

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    • 200 Russian Snowdrop bulbs

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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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    • 7 Lily of the Valleypips

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    • £8.99

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 glory of the snow bulbs

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    • £7.99
    • 100 glory of the snow bulbs

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    • £9.99

Iris bucharica

Juno Iris

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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    • 5 bare root Iris plants

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    • £9.99
    • 10 bare root Iris plants

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    • £19.98 £12.99

Iris 'Pretty in Blue'

Dutch Iris

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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    • 5 Iris bulbs

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    • £11.99
    • 10 Iris 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

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

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    • £34.98 £24.99

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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Gladiolus 'Tango'

Sword Lily, Gladioli

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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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