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Half-hardy Annual Seeds


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.



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Dahlia variabilis 'Showpiece Mixed Hybrids'

Several plants from this seed have won prizes on the show bench in USA, UK, Australia and New Zealand. This breeding produces sensational miniature decorative dahlias, very double and 3-4in across of a quality normally associated only with the most carefully selected of vegetatively propagated varieties. They have straight, strong stems and are remarkably floriferous in rich, bright colours including gold, crimson, purple, apricot and many shades of red and pink. More info
    • 1 packet (35 dahlia seeds)

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    • £0.99

Zinnia elegans 'Purple Prince'

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Outstanding in Thompson & Morgan trials, these robust plants show excellent garden performance, flowering over a long period and producing an abundance of fully double, deep pink-purple, dahlia-like flowers. This is a taller-than-usual variety of zinnia which will add colour and height to border displays as well as to cut flower arrangements. Zinnia Purple Prince will flower all summer until the first frosts, attracting bees and butterflies as well as the admiration of your neighbours!

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    • 1 packet (100 zinnia seeds)

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    • £1.99

Rudbeckia hirta 'Green Eyes'

Coneflower, Rudbeckia 'Irish Eyes', Black-eyed Susan

Unique, with pointed yellow petals and olive green eye. Well branched, good for cutting.
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    • 1 packet (500 rudbeckia seeds)

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Dahlia variabilis 'Bishop's Children'

A fiery mix of such striking colour, yet with the innocent flower faces of Bishop's Children. Mid-height, and blends extremely well into borders. However, be warned that a colour eruption may occur! Spectacular in bedding and containers, and as a cut flower.Height: 60-75cm (24-30 inches). Planting distance 12-18 inches.
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    • 1 packet (50 dahlia seeds)

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    • £2.99

Phlox drummondii 'Dwarf Beauty Mixed'

Annual Phlox

A beautiful annual which blooms throughout a long summer season. It produces large solid heads of bright rich colours on dwarf bushy plants. Admirable for filling out summer beds sowing in drifts etc, and the flowers are splendid for cutting. Autumn sown plants make fine spring flowering pot plants for the cool greenhouse. Flowers early summer to autumn. More info
    • 1 packet (200 phlox seeds)

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Dahlia variabilis 'Redskin'

Very double, compact free-flowering with maroon to bronze-green foliage. A particularly good combination with marigolds. Height: 30-38cm (12-15in).
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    • 1 packet (30 dahlia seeds)

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Zinnia elegans 'Lilliput Mix'

A superb blend of this most unusual flower type, specially selected for its wide range of bright colours. Attractive fully double 2.5-3cm (1-1½in) pom-pom like flowers are stunning in borders or as a cut flower. Height: 45-50cm (18-20in). More info
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Phlox drummondii 'Starry Eyes'

Annual Phlox

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  • Taller than normal phlox
Free-flowering in a wonderful array of colours, this half-hardy annual is a must for annual borders and cottage gardens. Each brightly coloured bloom has a unique star pattern and emits a light fragrance. Easy to grow and weather tolerant, the bushy, compact habit of Phlox 'Starry Eyes' makes it ideal for planting in drifts at the edge of borders and in annual beds, performing equally well in containers. Slightly taller than normal annual phlox plants, Phlox 'Starry Eyes' is perfect for cutting for a fragrant arrangement indoors. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 30cm (12").
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    • 1 packet (300 phlox seeds)

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    • £2.19

Zinnia marylandica 'Zahara Starlight Rose'

Truly spectacular 2010 AAS award-winning bedding plant! The pretty white flowers with an attractive pinky-rose centre are 6cm (2.5in) across when fully open. Bushy, dwarf plants flower freely and are so tolerant of such conditions as heat, humidity and drought that they were planted extensively in floral displays at the Beijing Olympics.

Non-stop-flowering Zinnia Zahara Starlight Rose follows on from the success of Zahara Yellow and will similarly attract beneficial insects, such as butterflies, to the garden. A real 'must' for borders this season!

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    • 1 packet (15 zinnia seeds)

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    • £3.29

Zinnia marylandica 'Zahara Mixed'

  • Performs well in wetter British summers
Possibly the best mixture of dwarf bedding zinnias available for an exceptional garden performance. Enjoying hot dry conditions, but also thriving in wet British weather, this vividly colourful mix will flower all summer long. With a strong root system to aid transplanting, and good disease tolerance, Zinnia 'Zahara Mixed' is ideal for borders or containers. Height and spread: 45cm (18").
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    • 1 packet (15 zinnia seeds)

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Dahlia variabilis 'Fireworks Mixed'

After over 10 years T&M's flower breeders have successfully bred the first ever striped mixture of Dahlias from seed! Spectacular dwarf free-flowering bushy plants with uniquely striped blooms which erupt into a wide range of bright and vibrant colours. Sure to create a dazzling display in borders or containers. Occasionally a solid coloured bloom may also appear. Height: 40cm (16in).
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    • 1 packet (75 dahlia seeds)

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    • £2.89

Zinnia elegans 'Magellan Mixed' F1 Hybrid

Uniform, bushy, free-flowering plants produce large, fully double blooms of exceptional quality and weather resistance. Ideal planted in borders and containers for a knock-out display all summer. Height: 30-35cm (12-14in).
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    • 1 packet (10 zinnia seeds)

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    • £0.99