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Sow half-hardy annuals in early spring, making sure that you protect them from frost. Plant them out after all risk of frost has passed and you'll be rewarded with delightful flowers all throughout the summer. Hint: use the selections in the left menu to narrow down your search for the perfect half-hardy annual seeds for your garden.
Nemesia 'Mello Red & White'
Cape JewelsThis is unquestionably one of the most powerfully impulsive flower colours to be found recently in any introduction in the horticultural world. The top petals are a full blooded, strong vibrant red, in clear contrast to the lower petals creamy whiteness. Use it in beds, borders etc, to brighten up the garden or in tubs, planters, on the patio or even as a windowsill pot plant. Height : 20-23cm (8-9in). More info
Begonia x tuberhybrida pendula 'Chanson Deep Red' F1 HybridAn outstanding basket variety producing long-trailing stems, smothered in large double and semi-double Camelia-like flowers in two spectacular bicolour shades and a vibrant red. Ideal for filling baskets, window boxes or Flower Pouches® with colour from July right through to October. Height: 23-30cm (9-12in) Stems trail to 45-60cm (18-24in) in length.
Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.More info
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