"Adrian Bloom's most recent book 'Bloom's Best Perennials and Grasses - Expert Plant Choices and Dramatic Combinations for Year Round Gardens' develops a theme to help improve any gardeners use of these versatile plants. Adrian's success (and a few failures!) has been developed over years of gardening experience which alone can save you time and money from making wrong choices. Apart from the practical content, the book gives in depth details of some of the best plants for particular purposes and through
Made in Britain Beautiful seed paper flower confetti - which can be planted to grow wildflowers! Deco Bloomers Plantable Scatter Blooms - Decorate and grow! These gorgeous 'scatter blooms' are handmade from a specially created seed paper. Handcrafted from discarded coloured paper, junk mail, grocery bags and cardboard boxes, the seed paper contains inclusions of flowers, ferns and wildflower seeds. When 'planted' the paper breaks down into the soil - and the seeds germinate to produce seedlings! Each set
"A charming and unusual colour mixture that has come out of Suttons Group breeding. The simple blooms sit atop delicate foliage, in shades of red, salmon, pale pink and white, have a darker centre. Quick to flower, long-lasting (up to 2 months in bloom) and ideal for borders or even in tubs on the patio. HA - Hardy annual. Height 45cm (18)."
Beautifully fringed, orange and red blooms cover this magnificent,West Indian shrub with deeply divided foliage
"Dobies Value Flower Seed Collection - to appeal to gardeners from beginners to experts! Cottage Garden Collection (An easy and economical way to create an authentic british garden - flowers the following year) - 1 packet of each variety:Aquilegia Cottage Garden Mixed - HP - Hardy perennial. Ideal for cutting. Sow March -June .Canterbury Bell Cup and Saucer Mixed - HB - Hardy biennial. Elegant spikes of pastel blooms. Sow April -June .Delphinium Pacific Giants Mixed - HP - Hardy perennial. The most amazing
Pack of four different heritage sweet pea varieties. This boxed set contains four packs of Heritage Sweet Pea seeds and is perfect for growing a variety of different colourful and highly scented flowers in your garden. The box includes the following varieties: Wild Italian - Beautiful sweet pea with deep purple flowers, Painted Lady - Beautiful rose standard petal with pastel pink or cream wing petal, Miss Willmott - A showy sweet pea with deep salmon pink flowers, Flora Norton - Strongly scented light blue
Very gracious, unusual tropical iris like blooms, pure white with a bronzey-yellow throat flanked by three mauve veined petals
"S: Jan-Mar, Sept-Oct (I) Apr-May (0 F: May-Oct. Lathyrus odoratus. Up to four showy, scented, waved blooms per stem in marvellous colours! Perfect variety for edging, patio, tubs and window boxes. 18in/45cm. 25 seeds"
Catmint (Nepeta cataria) is also known as Catnip and cats just adore the scent.Soil type: Well drained soil.Colour of blooms: Buff White.Care instructions: Be aware cats may lie on and chew plants in the border.Flowering period: June - September.Sowing period (indoor): January - April.Sowing period (outdoor): April - June.Type of plant: Flower seeds.Eventual height and spread: 70cm (height) and 45cm (spread).Perennial: Yes - these plants will grow and flower year after year.Usage: Beds and borders.Aspect:
Made in Britain Plantable Placemats - Decorate and Grow. Perfect for parties or picnics, plantable place mats will liven up your table. These beautiful flower bloom place mats are made from a specially created seed paper. Handcrafted from discarded coloured paper, junk mail, grocery bags and cardboard boxes, the seed paper contains inclusions of flowers, ferns and wildflower seeds. When 'planted' the paper breaks down into the soil - and the seedlings germinate to produce seedlings! Each set includes four
Annual Flower Border Seed Collection Annual Flower Border Seed Collection Annual Flower Border Seed Collection Summer flowering annuals are ideal for creating a quick and easy parade of colour for your borders and containers. With so many to choose from, it can be hard to decide which annuals to grow for the most effective display. We’ve grouped together varieties by height to help you make the best of your borders. Height and spread: up to 45cm (18"). Collection comprises: Short Annuals Cosmos 'Brightness'
"Orchids have a reputation as the divas of the plant world: fussy, difficult-to-grow plants that - on top of all that - are prohibitively expensive. But there are plenty of orchids that anyone can grow. This title highlights the easiest, most fuss free varieties and includes tips on where to buy orchids and how to keep them in bloom."
"Collection comprises 5 easy-to-grow annual and perennial varieties in individual packets: Aquilegia Long Spurred Hybrids - striking flowers in a host of colours in May-June the year after sowing. For sun or partial shade. Height 90cm (3'). N.B. Seeds/plants harmful if eaten; Aster Ostrich Plume Mix - large, double, feathery flower heads in many colours. Will flower in late summer from a spring sowing. For sun or partial shade. Height 45cm (18); Cornflower Tall Double Mix - for cut flowers/borders in many
A well planned flower border is a magnificent sight in summer! This colourful mix of annuals and perennials will brighten up any garden. To help you make the most of your borders, we have grouped together varieties by height to help you achieve a balanced display. Height: Up to 35cm (14"). Spread: Up to 30cm (12"). Collection comprises:Short FlowersCalifornian Poppy 'Red Chief' (400 seeds) - Intensely coloured blooms are produced all summer long.Pansy
The huge blooms spread out (instead of dangling like single-flowered mum flowers!), wafting their heavenly bright White LED light in the center of the flower can look lovely throughout the entire garden! These fully colorful solar onion flowers measures 2.25 inches across, and are total height of 26.4 inches. This lovely Red color bloomed Onion flower comes in two pieces. Number in set: Two (2) Color: Red Materials: ABS Weatherproof: Yes Mounting: Spike mount Installation: No Duration: Lasts six (6) hours
"S: January-March, Sept-October (I) April-May (0) F: May - October. Lathyrus odoratus. Large, bright blooms on sturdy stems, great for shows. A vigorous grower and one of the best for cut flowers.6ft/180cm25 seeds"
French Lavender also known as Rabbits Ear Lavender is more ornate than English Lavender.Soil type: Moderately fertile moist but well drained soil.Colour of blooms: Dark Purple.Colour and type of foliage: Grey Green.Sowing instructions: Sow indoors in trays then plant out in flowering position in full sun.Flowering period: July - September.Sowing period: February - June.Type of plant: Flower seeds.Eventual height and spread: 40cm (height) and 45cm (spread).Hardiness: Hardy.Perennial: Yes - this plant grows
Zinnia ‘Thumbelina’ Mix - Seed Tape Zinnia ‘Thumbelina’ Mix - Seed Tape - Seed Zinnia elegans 'Thumbelina' A colorful mix for your border or window box! Seed tape Zinnia 'Thumbelina' Mix (Zinnia elegans) is a fabulous mixture in lovely cheerful colours for borders, planters or window-boxes. Seed tape is an ingenious invention and is the perfect way to create a sea of flowers in beds, borders or pots with very little effort. The seeds of the seed tape are already sown between paper - the paper simply
It's difficult to find which are prettier, spring flowers or mixing the colours of chocolate and teal. Luckily, with the Spring Bloom Blackout Roller Blind Teal you don't have to choose. The flowers are both teal and chocolate set on a soft green background, making the blind a delicious addition to many different décors. You can easily use this stunning blind in any room in the house. It will provide additional thermal protection for your windows by blocking the hot rays of the sun in the
"An Excelsior type which has been completely reselected to return it to its former glory. It contains up to 13 colours, including a unique apricot-pink. Some 70% of blooms are double. Ideal for borders or cutting. Height 60cm (2). Standard type. HA/HHA - Hardy annual/Half-hardy annual."
Iris (Wild) - Exotic Seed Collection Iris (Wild) - Exotic Seed Collection Iris (Wild) - Exotic Seed Collection Dietes grandiflora Very gracious, unusual tropical iris like blooms, pure white with a bronzey-yellow throat flanked by three mauve veined petals . Reviews Germinate on the surface of good free draining, soil-based compost. Cover with a very fine sprinkling of compost or vermiculite. Keep in a cool position at a temperature of between 15-20C (59-68F). Germination can take 1-3 months. Transplant
Lavender Hidcote Blue Strain (Lavandula Angustifolia) is a reliable variety with deeply coloured flowers and a wonderful sweet scent.Soil type: Well drained soil.Colour of blooms: Purple.Care instructions: To help retain a good shape trim back plants in autumn after flowering.Flowering period: July - September.Sowing period (indoor): February - June.Type of plant: Flower seeds.Eventual height and spread: 60cm and 45cm.Perennial: Yes - these hardy shrubs will grow and flower year after year.Features:
Made in Britain Quirky spring themed seed paper tokens - which can be planted to grow wildflowers! These gorgeous tokens are handmade from a specially created seed paper. Handcrafted from discarded coloured paper, junk mail, grocery bags and cardboard boxes, the seed paper contains inclusions of flowers, ferns and wildflower seeds. When 'planted' the paper breaks down into the soil - and the seeds germinate to produce seedlings! Each 'Bloom Box' includes 5 large shapes: Bunny, Butterfly, Cupcake, Heart,
A well planned flower border is a magnificent sight in summer! This colourful mix of annuals and perennials will brighten up any garden. To help you make the most of your borders, we have grouped together varieties by height to help you achieve a balanced display. Height: Up to 150cm (59"). Spread: Up to 60cm (24"). Collection comprises:Tall FlowersCornflower 'Classic Fantastic' (200 seeds) - Single and semi-double blooms in cool blue shades.Scabiosa