Plants, Seeds & Bulbs

Rare Double Flowered Snowdrops in Bud - Galanthus nivalis Flore Pleno (var hippolyta)

Rare Double Flowered Snowdrops in Bud - Galanthus nivalis Flore Pleno (var hippolyta)

SPECIAL DEAL - Usually 3.99, today just 2.99 - Save £1 - Limited Stocks! Snowdrops are probably the very first flowers to peep their heads through the ground at the end of the winter, as soon as the snow melts. The small nodding, milky white flowers are bell-shaped and have green spots. They arise in frosty ground, multiplying freely over time. Our Snowdrops are supplied ready grown in bud, and are perfect to plant and naturalise in grassy areas or under trees. Supplied in approx. 9cm pots, this is the rare and hard to find double flowering form, these are very highly sought, and we expect to sell out quickly as we do each year with these, so be quick ...


Lavendula angustifolia Hidcote - Old English Lavender, Plant in 9cm Pot

Lavendula angustifolia Hidcote - Old English Lavender, Plant in 9cm Pot

Introduced from the Mediterranean area in the 16th century, it has become a well established, well known and well loved plant with many different varieties and cultivars. A true Cottage garden plant. Hidcote is one of the oldest varieties but still one of the best. A compact form producing abundant 60-80cm tall spikes of intense violet blue flowers in summer. A beautiful plant.Can be used in a mixed planting or as a stand alone specimen in the garden or can easily be grown in a pot or container. When growing in a pot or other container. Use a good quality John Innes compost with 20% added horticultural grit to ensure good drainage. Lavenders hate sitting in water logged soil. Ensure ...


5 X Primula vulgaris the wild primrose, great for underneath the canopy of trees

5 X Primula vulgaris the wild primrose, great for underneath the canopy of trees

All plants are supplied without compost (compost removed or reduced) thus saving on postage costs. All plants supplied are of flowering size unless stated otherwise. The wild or native primrose grows naturally and in abundance in woods, hedgerows and banks throughout the UK. This gives a clue as to where you should grow it in cultivation. Plants are supplied bare-root and are mature flowering size. Long description The wild primrose is the earliest Primula to flower in the garden. It is best grown in a situation where there is no competition from vigorous perennial weeds. In a natural setting they grow well at the base of hedgerows because the main growing season for the primrose period coincides with the dormant ...


SPECIAL DEAL - Helleborus niger - White Hellebore in Bud - Pack of SIX Plants

SPECIAL DEAL - Helleborus niger - White Hellebore in Bud - Pack of SIX Plants

SPECIAL DEAL - Usually 17.97, today just 7.97 - Save £10! Helleborus niger, also known as the Christmas Rose because it starts blooming in winter around the festive period is treasured for its pure white flowers with golden stamens that act as beacons of light in the garden during what are often the coldest months of the year. They'll even shrug off ice and snow! Supplied in bud/bursting into flower, these Hellebores make can be planted in the garden or patio planters to flower every year right when things are normally looking at their bleakest. They can also be used indoors as a cheerful flowering pot plant before you move them outside. The wonderful, often pink-flushed, white, bowl-shaped flowers will ...


Connoisseur Helleborus Plants Collection - Pack of FIVE Double Ellen Hellebore Plants

Connoisseur Helleborus Plants Collection - Pack of FIVE Double Ellen Hellebore Plants

SPECIAL DEAL - Usually £39.99, today just £19.99 - Save £20! These Double Ellen Hellebores are a recent introduction to the horticultural trade, and are in high demand for their unique colouration and flower shape. Unlike other Hellebores, each flower on these beauties is ruffled and very double with several layers of petals - making for an extravagant looking flower - each and every one ruffled and pleated like a ballerinas tutu!  Gardening Express work directly with the breeder, Ellen Akerboom, in the Netherlands to ensure we can bring you the latest colour break throughs and best quality plants available. The baby plants that we grow on to sell are sourced directly from Ellens greenhouses to ensure we supply the best quality, true to ...


Rosmarinus officinalis - Rosemary Bush

Rosmarinus officinalis - Rosemary Bush

SPECIAL DEAL - Usually 8.95, today just 3.95 - Save £5! - Upright spikes of purple-blue flowers, from mid-spring to early summer, and aromatic, dark green leaves. Rosemary is perfect for a sunny herb garden, shrub or mixed border. The young leaves are great for flavouring roasted vegetables, lamb and pork. An absolute must in any herb garden for its aroma, attractive presentation and taste. Also superb for a fragrant low growing evergreen screen, the eventual height is up to 5ft, although plants are easy to keep as a small compact bush every time your have a roast! Top Quality bushy plants supplied in approx 1-2 Litre containers. - SPECIAL DEAL - Usually 8.95, today just ...


Prunus triloba - Double Flowering Cherry-Almond SHRUB - Pack of Three

Prunus triloba - Double Flowering Cherry-Almond SHRUB - Pack of Three

SPECIAL DEAL - Usually 59.97, today just 19.97 for THREE - Save £40!!! - Double Flowering Cherry-Almond SHRUB - Pack of Three. The double flowering cherry-almond blooms in April and May, it originates from the far east where it is famed as a herald of Spring. It is a dwarf compact flowering bushy shrub that can grow 2-3 metres (6-8ft) tall, but is easily maintained at half that height if required. The flowering cherry-almond also displays outstanding yellow-bronze autumn colour. The medium-green leaves of the flowering cherry-almond shrub have an elongated oval shape, and finely toothed edges, providing light dappled shade in the summer months to anything below. The flowering cherry-almond is ideal in the garden or near ...


SPECIAL DEAL - Hydrangea Glam Rock - Pack of THREE Plants

SPECIAL DEAL - Hydrangea Glam Rock - Pack of THREE Plants

SPECIAL DEAL - Usually 29.97 for THREE, today just 14.97 - Save £15!! - Hydrangea, also known as Hortensia are really quite amazing plants, and this is a very, very special variety that is particularly so. Hydrangea Glam Rock (also sold under the name of Saxon or Schloss Wackerbarth) originates from Germany, and has to be seen in bloom to be believed. We couldn't quite believe our own eyes ourselves, but this floriferous shrub produces a really unusual and dazzling display. The rounded flowerheads are formed from dozens of red florets with blue-purple centres and each petal is tipped lime green. As with many cultivars, it produces slightly different colour tones depending on where it is planted, but ...


Primula vialii orchid primrose, hardy easy garden plant June July flowering

Primula vialii orchid primrose, hardy easy garden plant June July flowering

All plants are supplied without compost (compost removed or reduced) thus saving on postage costs. All plants supplied are of flowering size unless stated otherwise. Primula vialii (orchid primrose) A superb primula. Scarlet red and blue violet flowers on strong 60cm (18") stems. The orchid primrose is a most worthy garden plant which has been grown for over 100 years. A later flowering Primula adorning the June garden but often extending its flowering period into July. Strong spikes of scarlet red and blue violet flowers stand up to 60 cm (18"). When established it will produce multi-stemmed clumps carrying masses of flowers. Best grown in groups of 5 or more plants in fertile moist soils which allow excess water to ...


Tete a Tete Dwarf Daffodils in Bud

Tete a Tete Dwarf Daffodils in Bud

Didn't have time to plant bulbs in autumn and now wish you had? Want something cheerful for a windowsill indoors whilst the weather is not so nice outside? Then these are the perfect solution!! Tete a Tete are a special variety of daffodils and an all time favourite variety that is dwarf and compact so great for smaller gardens, tubs, terraces and window boxes. They can even be grown in pots and bought indoors when in bud to add beauty and fragrance to any room. They do really well in areas where the traditional sized daffodils can be too much. Flowering from around the end of February to April and growing 20-35cm, this variety has also been bred to have ...