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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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Nasturtium 'Crimson Emperor'

Tropaeolum majus, Indian Cress

Masses of deep crimson blooms with golden yellow throats cover the lax, sprawling stems of this vigorous variety. The semi-trailing habit and lush green foliage make Nasturtium 'Crimson Emperor' an ideal choice for summer groundcover. Perfect covering banks, filling beds and borders or spilling from baskets and patio containers. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 200m (78").

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

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    • 1 packet (30 seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 8 days
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    • £2.49

Marigold 'Paprika'

Tagetes tenuifolia, Signet Marigold

Masses of small red, daisy-like flowers with a golden centre smother Marigold 'Paprika' all summer long. This pretty Signet marigold has a neatmound forming habit with finely cut, citrus scented foliage that smells fabulous as you brush past it. This pretty annual makes a vibrant addition to cottage garden borders, beds and containers for a colourful, long lasting display. Height and spread: 25cm (10").

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

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    • 1 packet (300 seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 8 days
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    • £1.99

Antirrhinum nanum 'Twinny Appleblossom' F1 Hybrid

Snapdragon

You can look forward to an extra long lasting display from this fully double snapdragon, because the flowers are so tightly ruffled that insects struggle to pollinate them. This superb variety has a basal branching habit that produces compact, bushy plants. An outstanding garden performer, Antirrhinum nanum 'Twinny Appleblossom' is perfect for filling your borders, beds and containers with pretty pastel shades throughout summer. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 25cm (10"). More info
    • 1 packet (30 seeds)

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    • £3.39

Petunia x hybrida 'Sparklers'

  • Fleuroselect Approved Novelty
The first ever star-shaped petunia from seed! A white version of this uniquely-shaped flower was originally sent to us by a customer in 1998. After 10 years of breeding and many generations of selection, the perfect star shape was obtained as well as this fabulous range of colours. Even the foliage of Petunia x hybrid 'Sparklers' is unusual, being pointed rather than rounded. Grow this striking variety in containers or let its spreading stems spill over the edges of hanging baskets for a most unusual summer display. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 35cm (14").
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    • 1 packet (40 seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of December 2014
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    • £2.89

Lobelia pendula 'Monsoon'

  • Attractive late summer bronze foliage
If you liked Lobelia 'Crystal Palace' then this trailing version is sure to appeal. With a vigorous cascading habit and masses of deep blue flowers, Lobelia 'Monsoon' is ideal for filling baskets and containers or spilling over low walls and rockeries. The bright green summer foliage matures to a rich shade of bronze as the autumn approaches for a spectacular late summer display. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 30cm (12").
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    • 1 packet (650 seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 8 days
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    • £2.19

Busy Lizzie 'Divine' (New Guinea)

Impatiens x hawkeri

Cut the risk of disease with this robust, downy mildew resistant New Guinea Impatiens. Busy Lizzie 'Divine' flowers endlessly, in a wonderful bright colour mix, from June to November on strong, spreading plants that will quickly fill pots and cover beds and borders. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 35cm (14"). More info
    • 1 packet (15 seeds)

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    • £4.29

Zinnia elegans 'Pop Art Golden & Red'

  • Fleuroselect Approved Novelty
This magnificent variety is a worthy winner of its Fleuroselect Novelty award. The large golden blooms, carried on tall stems, are flecked and splashed with intricate red markings, making each bloom completely unique. These long lasting zinnia flowers are particularly attractive to butterflies and make a superb cut flower too. Zinnia elegans 'Pop Art Golden & Red' is perfect for creating an eye catching splash of colour in beds and borders. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 30cm (12").
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    • 1 packet (40 seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 8 days
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    • £2.89

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 seeds)

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    • £3.29

Gazania splendens 'New Day Mix' F1 Hybrid

Treasure Flower

A sensational blend of vibrant Gazania, bringing together all forms of colours and stripes in one fabulous mix. The short stems support large, wide blooms that open quickly and remain open for longer. Gazania splendens 'New Day Mix' are ideal for adding long lasting colour to summer bedding schemes and patio containers. These versatile plants will even tolerate windy coastal positions. Height and spread: 25cm (10"). More info
    • 1 packet (20 seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 8 days
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    • £3.49

Antirrhinum majus 'Reminiscent Mixed' F1 Hybrid

Snapdragon

  • RHS Perfect for Pollinators
With a fresh citrus fragrance and unusual upward facing flowers, this superb snapdragon is hard to resist. The pastel blooms are carried on compact, bushy plants, attracting bees and other pollinating insects. Antirrhinum majus 'Reminiscent Mixed' has a particularly long flowering period making this an ideal choice for wildlife borders, beds and containers. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 25cm (10").
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    • 1 packet (50 seeds)

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    • £2.89

Nicotiana x hybrida 'Whisper Mixed' F1 Hybrid

Tobacco Plant

A 'must-have' border plant, especially when you want to fill a space quickly. Elegant upright flower stems tower above large basal rosettes of leaves, bearing petite flowers that fade from red to pink to white, giving the effect of three colours on each plant. The evening fragrance of British bred Nicotiana 'Whisper Mixed' only adds to its irresistible charm. An elegant annual that is most effective when planted in large drifts throughout beds and borders. Height: 100cm (39"). Spread: 45cm (18"). More info
    • 1 packet (70 seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 8 days
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    • £2.39

Portulaca grandiflora 'Happy Hour Mixture'

Rose Moss, Purslane

These dwarf trailing succulents simply love hot, dry conditions, making them perfect for ground cover, tumbling down banks or spilling out from rockeries. The large, semi double blooms open in full sun to reveal their spectacular tropical colours against a backdrop of fleshy foliage. Portulaca grandiflora 'Happy Hour Mixture' is drought tolerant once established and copes well with coastal conditions. Height: 25cm (10”). Spread: 30cm (12”). More info
    • 1 packet (80 seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 8 days
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    • £2.49