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Perennial & Biennial Plants


In this range you'll find an impressive selection of perennial plants and biennial plants, which are perfect for beginners and experienced gardeners alike. Also known as herbaceous plants, perennial plants live for 2 or more years and flower every year. Biennial plants live for up to 2 years, flowering profusely in their second year before setting seed and dying. Both are great for beds and spring displays and there are many delightful plants to choose from. Use the selections in the left menu to select the right plants for your garden.



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Poppy 'Champagne Bubbles'

Papaver nudicaule, Arctic Poppy, Icelandic Poppy

Stiff, wiry stems carry the dazzling flowers of Poppy 'Champagne Bubbles' above rosettes of hairy, blue-green foliage. This brightly coloured Icelandic poppy makes a superb display dotted throughout rockeries and lining walkways. Try planting it en masse for a sea of graceful upward facing blooms. This charming biennial attracts insects to its nectar rich blooms and also makes a lovely, though short lived cut flower. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 30cm (12"). More info
    • 12 plug plants

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Dendrobium 'Berry Oda'

Orchid

  • Unique new indoor/outdoor orchid
Don't be fooled by the exotic looks of this stunning Dendrobium Orchid - it's easier to grow than you might think! Dendrobium 'Berry Oda' produces upright canes that are filled with incredibly long lasting, tropical-pink, scented blooms from spring to midsummer. This exquisite half hardy perennial just requires a bright, warm windowsill indoors with a minimum temperature of 10C (30F) to see it through the coldest months. In summer, you could even pop it outdoors for a fabulous centre-piece on your patio table. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 15cm (6").
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    • 1 x 9cm potted plant

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    • 2 x 9cm potted plants

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Poppy 'Plum Pudding'

Papaver orientale, Oriental Poppy

  • World Exclusive
  • Best in class for oriental poppies
  • T&M's own breeding
From T&M's own breeding programme comes this superb Oriental poppy. Beautiful tissue-like blooms in a rich shade of plum-pink appear from June, and often give a second display later in the summer. The strong stems and non-fading flowers are longer lasting than most varieties, making this a significant improvement on the popular variety 'Patty's Plum'. By late summer Poppy 'Plum Pudding' produces attractive seed heads that make an eye catching feature in wildlife or cottage garden borders. Height: 75cm (30"). Spread: 60cm (24").

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    • 12 plug plants

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    • 24 plug plants

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SunDiascia 'Eternal Flames'

Twinspur

  • Brand new hardy diascia
  • Mail Order Exclusive
This lovely South African plant produces slender spires, packed with pretty tubular blooms, over a remarkably long flowering period. Diascia 'Eternal Flames' will fill borders, beds and containers with vibrant shades of orange and pink from June to October. Although Twinspur is generally grown as an annual, it is actually perennial and hardy to -8C (18F), so it can be easily overwintered with some protection from winter weather. Height and spread: 30cm (12").
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    • 3 Postiplug plants

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    • 9 Postiplug plants

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Pansy 'Tea Party'

Viola x wittrockiana

These cheery little pansies will certainly brighten up the garden. Pansy 'Tea Party' Mixed is a vibrant blend of solid colours and bicolours with plenty of personality. Low maintenance and easy to grow, this free-flowering mix is ideal for filling beds, borders and containers with fabulous summer colour. Height: 23cm (9"). Spread: 30cm (12").

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 36 plug plants

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    • £9.99
    • 72 plug plants

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    • £19.98 £14.99

Fuchsia 'Chamaeleon'

No, it's not an illusion! Fuchsia 'Chamaeleon bears three different flower colours at the same time. Cerise pink buds reveal frilly petals in any combination of white and violet - so each bloom comes as a magical surprise. This half hardy, free-flowering variety has gently cascading stems that make a wonderful display in hanging baskets and patio containers. Fuchsia 'Chamaeleon' is a particularly useful for those tricky shaded spots as it seems to prefer shade. Height: 25cm (10"). Spread: 30cm (12").

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 5 Postiplug plants

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    • 10 Postiplug plants

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Fuchsia 'Lucky Dip'

Buy our great value Fuchsia 'Lucky Dip' for non-stop colour from summer through to autumn! For just £4.99 you can receive a pack of Fuchsias worth £9.99. To allow us to offer you such a good price, we can't take orders for specific varieties, but whatever we decide to send, you won't be disappointed!


Each customer can order up to 5 'Lucky Dip' packs. If you order more than 1 pack, we'll do our best to send a different variety for each pack ordered, subject to availability. A pack represents a single variety and not a mixture of several varieties.


Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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Geum 'Mai Tai'

Avens

A compact Geum with beautiful, ruffled apricot-orange blooms emerging from contrasting burgundy buds. From early summer through until early autumn this variety produces a profusion of pretty blooms on wiry stems, which are ideal for cutting and adding to posies or vases indoors. An easy and reliable perennial to grow, plant Geum 'Mai Tai' at the front of borders for an abundance of warm colour throughout summer. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 40cm (16"). More info
    • 1 bareroot plant

    • Despatch: By end of November 2014
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Dianthus 'Purple Rain'

Carnation

  • New in 2014
  • World Exclusive
  • New and unique colour - without forsaking the fragrance

There are some genetically modified varieties out there with a blue tinge to the petals but Dianthus 'Purple Rain' is the closest to a natural blue carnation that we’ve seen. This modern hardy Carnation has an exquisite fragrance that is almost as alluring as its colour. Undemanding and well behaved, this clump forming perennial is perfect for the front of borders and makes a lovely cut flower too. Height: 40cm (16"). Spread: 30cm (12").


Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 5 Postiplug plants

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    • 10 Postiplug plants

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Dianthus 'Crimson Rim'

Carnation

  • New in 2014
  • World Exclusive
  • At last - a new carnation with a traditional fragrance

This stunning hardy Carnation bucks the modern trend for flashy flower colours at the expense of their fragrance. Dianthus 'Crimson Rim' combines elegant pristine white blooms with a stylish raspberry edge and a wonderful rich clove fragrance. This clump forming perennial is undemanding and well behaved making it perfect for the front of borders. And with a such a free flowering habit you’ll have plenty of stems to spare for a vase indoors. Height: 40cm (16"). Spread: 30cm (12").


Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

 

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    • 20 jumbo plug plants

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Lewisia 'Elise Mixed'

  • New in 2014
  • First lewisia to repeat flower throughout summer
Masses of starry flowers in a range of fruity colours, including stripes and picotees adorn slender stems above neat rosettes of fleshy leaves. Traditionally grown as perennials in alpine houses, new breeding has brought us Lewisia 'Elise Mixed' which flowers in its first year, making a bright and attractive annual bedding plant! Winner of a Fleuroselect Gold Medal, these exceptional plants repeat flower throughout summer, lighting up beds, borders, containers and rock gardens. Tolerating heat and drought well, Lewisia is also perfectly happy with cooler temperatures and will overwinter with protection from wet weather. Height: 25cm (10"). Spread: 30cm (12").
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    • 24 plug plants

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    • £14.99
    • 48 plug plants

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    • Double up 24 to 48 for £5 extra  
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Echinacea 'Cheyenne Spirit Mixed'

Coneflower

  • New in 2014
  • The first cone flower for bedding plants
This colourful coneflower has a super branching habit that produces many more flowers per plant than other varieties. Its free flowering habit makes Echinacea 'Cheyenne Spirit Mixed' ideal as an unusual bedding plant. This vibrant mix contains a range of sought after colours for a really dazzling display. Like all coneflowers, these Echinacea are also ideal for growing in wildlife gardens and coastal positions. The flowers are great for cutting too! Height: 50cm (20"). Spread: 40cm (16").
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    • 12 plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2015
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    • £9.99
    • 24 plug plants

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    • £19.98 £14.99
    • 48 plug plants

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    • Double up 24 to 48 for £5 extra  
    • £39.96 £19.99