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Poached Eggs Plant(Start-A-Garden™ Range)

Limnanthes, Poached Egg Plant

Hardy Annual

A much-loved, easy to grow annual with a gentle fragrance that attracts hoverflies, who then feed on troublesome aphids. Bees also love this low spreading carpet of yellow and white blooms. A customer favourite, perfect for the front of borders, rockeries and as path edging.

Ideal For:
patio, ground cover, cottage gardens, alpine & rockery, wildlife gardens, coastal garden
Flowering Period:
June, July, August, September
Sowing Months:
April, May, September, October
Position:
full sun
    • 1 packet (75 seeds)

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    • Despatch: Within 1 days
    • £0.99
Where to sow: Outdoors where they are to flower.
Preparation: Prepare the ground by raking until it is fine and crumbly, removing any large stones.
Sowing: Sow 3mm (1/8in) deep, in rows 30cm (12in) apart.
Growing:When large enough to handle, thin out seedlings to 15cm (6in) apart. Plants prefer a position in full sun with a cool, moist root run making them ideal as an edging for paths.
Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above.

Despatch: Within 24 hours applies to orders placed online from Sunday to Thursday. Orders placed online on Friday or Saturday will be despatched on Monday. Please note that for Bank Holiday weekends, orders placed Friday to Sunday will be despatched on Tuesday.

Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


Please see our Delivery / P&P page for further details and details of any surcharges that may apply to certain destinations.

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