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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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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)

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    • £1.99

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)

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    • £2.69

Marigold 'Tomato Growing Secret'

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

For many decades in certain parts of the old world it has been the practice to grow African or French marigolds of a certain type to repel white fly on tomatoes in greenhouses or outdoors. It has also been found that the tomatoes grow better and bear more fruit with marigolds around them.

 

Culinary note: French Marigold flowers are edible.

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

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    • 1 packet (50 seeds)

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Marigold 'Durango Tangerine' F1 Hybrid

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

A luxuriant variety with intense, rich, orange anemone-like flower heads, borne on branching, uniform plants. Exceptionally early flowering with outstanding garden performance. Height: 20-25cm (8-10in).

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

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Marigold 'Durango Bee' F1 Hybrid

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

A luxuriant variety with intense, rich, orange and yellow anemone-like flower heads, borne on branching, uniform plants. Exceptionally early flowering with outstanding garden performance. Height: 20-25cm (8-10in).

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

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Cobaea scandens

Cup And Saucer Vine, Cathedral Bells, Cups And Saucers, Mexican Ivy

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A showy climber for the cool greenhouse, conservatory, and also forming a very decorative screen on trellis or south facing wall in milder areas. The large bell shaped 'cup and saucer' flowers are often 6cm (2½ in) across. Flowers late summer. Climber.
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Marigold 'Durango Red'

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

An outstanding French Marigold because of the wonderful anemone-like flowers of mahogany-red. Their garden performance, uniformity, early flowering and basal branching make them a summer garden necessity. Height: 20-25cm (8-10in).

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

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    • 1 packet (45 seeds)

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Marigold 'Boy O' Boy Mixed'

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

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Mixed - Neat and compact double crested flowers which are produced prolifically from early June until frosts. A petite bright and cheerful variety very suited for windowboxes and the front of the border as well as bedding, tubs etc. Flowers all summer.

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

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Marigold 'Durango Bolero' F1 Hybrid

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

Wonderful anemone-like flowers on uniform, basal branching plants, early flowering with exceptional garden performance all summer. Height: 20-25cm (8-10in).

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)

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Marigold 'Boy O' Boy Yellow'

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

A counterpart to Boy O' Boy Orange with large bright yellow, double crested flowers which are produced prolifically from early June until frosts. A petite bright and cheerful variety very suited for windowboxes and the front of the border as well as bedding, tubs etc. Flowers all summer.

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

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Cobaea scandens f. alba

Cup And Saucer Vine, Cathedral Bells, Cups And Saucers, Mexican Ivy

A spectacular climbing plant for the summer garden or the conservatory. This very choice creamy white form of Cathedral Bells or The Cup and Saucer Plant comes from Mexico and quickly grows to cover unsightly areas or a wall outdoors, where it can be treated as a summer annual. Alternatively it may be grown in the heated conservatory or greenhouse, where it will continue to flower for many years. Flowers summer. Climbing Height 3-6 metres (10-20ft).
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    • 1 packet (4 seeds)

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Marigold 'Lemon Gem'

Tagetes tenuifolia, Signet Marigold

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An extremely neat version of this popular half hardy annual, making it ideal as an edging to pathway or lawn. It grows well even in an adverse summer with the mounded plants smothered in blooms from the end of June onwards. Flowers early summer to first frosts. Height 23cm (9in).

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)

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    • £2.29