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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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    • 10 snowdrop bulbs

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    • £5.99
    • 20 snowdrop bulbs

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    • 40 snowdrop bulbs

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    • £12.99

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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    • £11.99
    • 100 fritillaria bulbs

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    • £19.99

Winter Aconite

Eranthis hyemalis

This woodland member of the buttercup family will swiftly multiply to form a glowing carpet of golden yellow flowers each spring. The cup shaped blooms of the winter aconite attract pollinating insects to your spring garden, and associate beautifully with snowdrops and bluebells for a spectacular woodland display. Easy to establish and virtually maintenance free, Eranthis hyemalis are ideal for planting in the dappled shade of deciduous trees, or naturalised in informal areas of grass. Height: 8cm (3"). Spread: 5cm (2"). Bulb size: 3/4.
Winter aconite bulbs are ideal for autumn planting. For spring planting choose winter aconites bulbs in the green. Only cultivated stock used.

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    • 25 winter aconite bulbs

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    • £8.99
    • 25 winter aconite bulbs in the green

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    • £14.99
    • 50 winter aconite bulbs

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    • 50 winter aconite bulbs in the green

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    • 100 winter aconite bulbs

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    • £39.96 £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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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

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    • £9.99
    • 100 Iris bulbs

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    • £17.99

Freesia Mixed

  • A cut flower favourite you can grow at home
  • Strong solid colours
  • Rich perfume for vase display
The Freesia 'Classic Collection' comprises a mix of strong solid flower colours for vibrant container displays in the garden or statement cut flower displays in the home. We've stuck with single flowered varieties with this elegant collection of freesia plants, in order to bring the strongest perfume to your displays. The freesia flowers are produced on short, stiff stems that won't need staking and remain proudly upright throughout the growing season. Perfect for growing in patio containers where their fragrance can be appreciated. Alternatively plant freesia corms at the front of a sunny border where you can get up close to that iconic perfume. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 15cm (6").
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    • 25 freesia mixed corms

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    • £6.99
    • 50 freesia mixed corms

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    • £13.98 £9.99

Freesia 'Patio Perfection'

  • The best freesias we have ever grown!

Freesias seem to have acquired a reputation for being lanky and reluctant to bloom - Freesia 'Patio Perfection' dispels that myth! This superb variety produces glorious fragrant blooms of florist-quality. Its short, stiff stems won't need staking and remain proudly upright throughout the growing season. Perfect for growing in patio containers where their fragrance can be appreciated. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 15cm (6").


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    • 8 freesia corms

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    • £9.99
    • 16 freesia corms

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    • £14.99
    • 32 freesia corms

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    • £39.96 £24.99

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

Muscari armeniacum

Grape hyacinth

Muscari is a popular spring bulb that is probably one of the easiest to grow - a clump of grape hyacinths will gradually spread over the years to form a carpet of vivid blue flowers that look stunning planted in a woodland setting or with other spring bulbs needing virtually no maintenance. Simply divide the clumps from time to time so you can enjoy this vibrant little bulbs elsewhere in your garden too. Bulb size: 6/7
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    • 85 muscari bulbs

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    • £9.99