Category Archives: Flower Bulbs

Freesia Golden Yellow

freesia bulbs Freesia ‘Golden Yellow’Position: full sunSoil: moist well-drained soil or loam-based potting compost such as John Innes No2Rate of growth: average Flowering period: June to July Flower colour: yellowOther

Hippeastrum Diamond Group Fairytale

amaryllis Fairytale Hippeastrum (Diamond Group) ‘Fairytale’Position: full sunSoil: moderately fertile well-drained soil or in loam-based compost such as John Innes no2 with additional leaf mould and sharp sandRate of growth: averageFlowering period: October to NovemberHardiness: frost tender (will need winter protection)Bulb Size: 26/28 The showy green-eyed flowers of this stunning amaryllis have petals that are

Hippeastrum Snow Queen

amaryllis Snow Queen bulb Hippeastrum ‘Snow Queen’Position: bright but not in full sunSoil: good quality potting compostFlowering period: December to MarchHardiness: frost tender (will need winter protection)Bulb size: 26/28 Often in flower at Christmas if planted early enough this magnificent white flowering amaryllis will often produce several large trumpet-shaped blooms on top of the tall

Tete A Tete Gift Jug

tete a tete gift jug tete a tete gift jugPosition: full sun or partial shadeSoil: well-drained soilRate of growth: fast-growingFlowering period: late February to AprilHardiness: fully hardyBulb size: 10/11 Clusters of up three deep golden-yellow flowers with slightly reflexed petals and deep yellow cups appear in March and April above the narrow strap-shaped leaves. One

Hippeastrum Bogota

amaryllis bulb Hippeastrum ‘Bogota’Position: bright but not in full sunSoil: moderately fertile well-drained soil or in loam-based compost such as John Innes no2 with additional leaf mould and sharp sandRate of growth: averageFlowering period: September to NovemberHardiness: frost tender (will need winter protection)Bulb Size: 26/28 Slender scarlet coloured petals which have a paler green-flushed reverse

Dahlia Bishop Of Llandaff

dahlia tuber Dahlia ‘Bishop of Llandaff’Position: full sunSoil: fertile humus-rich soilRate of growth: average Flowering period: July to September Flower colour: bright vermilion-redOther

Dahlia Pretty Woman Vdtg43 Pbr Dark Angel Series

single dahlia tuber Dahlia ‘Pretty Woman (‘Vdtg43′) (PBR) (Dark Angel Series)’Position: full sunSoil: fertile humus-rich soilRate of growth: average Flowering period: July to September Flower colour: orangeOther

Crocosmia Crocosmiiflora Emily Mckenzie

montbretia bulbs Crocosmia ? crocosmiiflora ‘Emily Mckenzie’Position: full sun or partial shadeSoil: moderately fertile humus-rich well-drained soilRate of growth: average to fast-growingFlowering period: August and OctoberHardiness: frost hardy (needs winter protection in cold areas) Wiry arching stems carry large pendulous or horizontal bright orange flowers that have reddish-purple blotches at their base in late summer.

Dahlia Bayou Pbr

miscellaneous dahlia tuber Dahlia ‘Bayou (PBR)’Position: full sunSoil: fertile humus-rich soilRate of growth: average Flowering period: July to SeptemberOther

Dahlia Gallery Rembrandt Pbr Gallery Series

decorative dahlia tuber Dahlia ‘Gallery Rembrandt (PBR) (Gallery Series)’Position: full sunSoil: fertile humus-rich soilRate of growth: average Flowering period: July to SeptemberHardiness: half hardy (may need winter protection) The colouring of this decorative dahlia is sublime. As the flowerheads open the innermost ‘petals’ are a creamy mango but as they age they turn sugar pink.

Hippeastrum Apple Blossom

amaryllis bulb Hippeastrum ‘Apple Blossom’Position: bright but not in full sunSoil: good quality potting compostFlowering period: December to MarchHardiness: frost tender (will need winter protection)Bulb size: 26/28 Each green-eyed trumpet-shaped bloom is a sublime blend of creamy white and pink so the overall effect is really pretty. It’s perfect then for adding soft colour to

Hippeastrum Spider Group Evergreen

amaryllis bulb Hippeastrum (Spider Group) ‘Evergreen’Position: bright but not in full sunSoil: good quality potting compostFlowering period: December to MarchHardiness: frost tender (will need winter protection)Bulb size: 26/28 The slender petals of this amaryllis are a zesty limey green colour and they flare out from a darker eye from which prominent green stamens are jettisoned.

Hippeastrum Galaxy Group Lagoon Pbr

amaryllis bulb Hippeastrum (Galaxy Group) ‘Lagoon (PBR)’Position: bright but not in full sunSoil: good quality potting compostFlowering period: December to MarchHardiness: frost tender (will need winter protection)Bulb size: 26/28 Large rich pinkish red flowers (up to 10cm across) each with slightly ruffled texture to the petals top the stout stems of this gorgeous amaryllis in

Hippeastrum Papilio

butterfly amaryllis bulb Hippeastrum papilioPosition: bright but not in full sunSoil: good quality potting compostFlowering period: September to DecemberHardiness: frost tender (will need winter protection)Bulb Size: 18/20 Unlike ordinary amaryllis ‘Papillo’ has several flower stems which are shorter than most amaryllis and these are covered in elegant red and white trumpets. It flowers 6 weeks

Hippeastrum Gracilis Rapido

amaryllis bulb Hippeastrum gracilis ‘Rapido’Position: bright but not in full sunSoil: good quality potting compostFlowering period: December to MarchHardiness: frost tender (will need winter protection)Bulb size: 26/28 Sumptuously coloured red flowers with petals that are attractively laced with a network of even darker veining. It’s the perfect for the Christmas season – or just adding

Lilium Regale Album

lily Lilium regale ‘Album’Position: full sunSoil: well-drained including chalk enriched with leaf mould or a loam-based potting compost such as John Innes no. 2Rate of growth: average Flowering period: JulyHardiness: fully hardyBulb Size: 20/22 An incredibly popular variety with large almost pure white trumpets with orange anthers. This is a form of Lilium regale which

Hippeastrum Black Pearl

amaryllis Black Pearl bulb Hippeastrum ‘Black Pearl’Position: bright but not in full sunSoil: good quality potting compostFlowering period: September to DecemberHardiness: frost tender (will need winter protection)Bulb Size: 26/28 A stunning amaryllis with deep velvety dark maroon flowers with darker centres. An easy-to-grow indoor plant that will produce at least two stems of large flowers

Lilium Longiflorum White Heaven Pbr

Easter lily bulbs Lilium longiflorum ‘White Heaven (PBR)’Position: full sun or partial shadeSoil: well-drained soilRate of growth: fast-growing Flowering period: June to July Flower colour: whiteOther

Hippeastrum Diamond Group Picotee

amaryllis Picotee Hippeastrum (Diamond Group) ‘Picotee’Position: bright but not in full sunSoil: good quality potting compostFlowering period: September to DecemberFlower colour: white edged pinkOther

Hippeastrum Spider Group Sumatra Pbr

amaryllis Sumatra bulb Hippeastrum (Spider Group) ‘Sumatra (PBR)’Position: bright but not in full sunSoil: good quality potting compostFlowering period: December to MarchFlower colour: salmon pinkOther