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Annual Bedding Plants


Colourful and floriferous, annual bedding plants are a terrific addition to patio containers, hanging baskets and summer beds and borders. They’re also useful for filling in gaps in perennial borders, where they will flower non-stop all summer. From trailing to upright varieties, and dwarf to tall, you’re sure to find something to suit your summer garden in our great value range. Take a look at our full range annual bedding plant plugs and tubers for sale online below.


For help and inspiration take a look at our articles on How to plant hanging baskets and containers and Vertical Gardening.

Annual bedding plants
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Begonia Bumper Collection

This colourful collection of flowering begonias is perfect for adding a splash of colour to baskets and containers all summer long. For a bright addition to your home, try growing begonias on a sunny windowsill indoors! Tuber size 3/4cm. Trough not supplied.
  • Collection comprises:
  • Non-Stop Begonias
  • Fringed Begonias
  • Cascading Begonias
  • Double Begonias

Useful links:

How to plant bulbs, corms and tubers


Culinary information: Add the bright coloured petals to sandwiches or salads for a light lemon taste and crisp texture. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 40 begonia tubers - 1 pack of each

    • Despatch: By end of February 2017
    • SAVE* £12  
    • £17.96
    • 80 begonia tubers - 2 packs of each

    • Despatch: By end of February 2017
    • Worth* £59.92  
    • £27.96

Calibrachoa 'Crave Strawberry Star'

Mini Petunia

A gorgeous mini petunia that will give you a bright and cheerful display of cerise and gold blooms all through the summer months. These low maintenance customer favourites will trail from hanging baskets and window boxes effortlessly and look great as part of a mixed basket, or why not plant en-masse for a single specimen display that will definitely have a "wow" factor. ! Height: 10cm (4"). Spread: 30cm (12")
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    • 12 calibrachoa plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £8.99
    • 24 calibrachoa plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE* £3  
    • £14.98

Pansy 'Ballerina'

Viola x wittrockiana

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Always a firm favourite this unusual pansy is free flowering throughout the season. Can be planted in autumn for winter and spring flowering, or in spring for a summer display. With their frilled and ruffled petals they make a stunning display in containers, beds and borders. Height and spread: 23cm (9"). Supplied as plug tray plants.

Culinary information: Some parts of these flowers are edible. The crystallised petals are great decorations for cakes and cookies, or they can be added straight to green salads for an injection of colour. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 24 pansy plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 48 pansy plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE* £5  
    • £14.98
    • 72 pansy plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE* £12  
    • £17.97

Marigold 'Strawberry Blonde'

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

Marigold 'Strawberry Blonde' is a brand new French marigold in stunning tones of pink! This delightful half-hardy annual is ideal for the summer border, aptly named, it comes into bud almost red in colour, and opens out into an incredible palette of apricot-pink petals. Height. 25cm (10"). Spread 25cm (10"). Supplied as plug tray plants.

Culinary information: The citrus tasting flowers have many uses, try them in salads, sandwiches or seafood dishes too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 24 marigold plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £8.99
    • 48 marigold plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE* £3  
    • £14.98

Marigold 'Vanilla Ice'

Tagetes erecta, African Marigold

The subtle tones of this creamy white African marigold make a refreshing variation on this summer bedding favourite. Exceptionally free flowering, this reliable annual performs all summer long in beds, borders and containers. An easy and rewarding plant - great for getting the kids involved! Height and spread: 40cm (16"). Supplied as plug tray plants.

Culinary information: The citrus tasting flowers have many uses, try them in salads, sandwiches or seafood dishes too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 24 marigold plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 48 marigold plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE* £5  
    • £14.98
    • 72 marigold plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE* £10  
    • £19.97

Begonia (Double)

Incredible double flowers measuring up to 10cm (4") across! These spectacular begonias produce masses of enormous blooms all summer long. Perfect for beds, borders and containers, or a sunny windowsill indoors! Height and spread: 45cm (18"). Standard tuber size 3/4cm.

Useful links:

How to plant bulbs, corms and tubers


Culinary information: Add the bright coloured petals to sandwiches or salads for a light lemon taste and crisp texture. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 10 begonia tubers

    • Despatch: By end of February 2017
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    • £6.99

Begonia 'Fringed'

Fringed carnation like flowers with ruffled petals in the boldest colours. These spectacular begonias flower all summer long. Perfect for beds, borders and containers, or a sunny windowsill indoors! Height and spread: 45cm (18"). Standard tuber size 3/4cm.

Useful links:

How to plant bulbs, corms and tubers

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    • 10 standard begonia tubers

    • Despatch: By end of February 2017
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    • £6.99

Busy Lizzie 'Accent Mixed'

Impatiens walleriana

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A bright splash of colour for even the shady areas of your garden. Busy Lizzie Accent produces vibrant flowers in solid shades and bicolours all summer long, and well into Autumn. Remarkably versatile and tolerant of full sun, these busy lizzies make a bold statement for beds and Flower Pouches™!

Culinary information: Use as a colourful garnish in salads or float in cold drinks. For more details about edible flowers click here.

 

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    • 24 Busy Lizzie plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of April 2017
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    • £4.99
    • 48 Busy Lizzie plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of April 2017
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    • £14.98 £7.98
    • 72 Busy Lizzie plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of April 2017
    • SAVE* £2  
    • £19.97 £9.97

Petunia 'Surfinia® Collection'

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A cascade of colour all summer long! Petunia surfinia plants are unsurpassable for their prolific trailing growth and smothering of trumpet shaped blooms. Petunia flowers are surprisingly weather resistant and carried on stems of up to 120cm, making this collection unbeatable for sheer flower power! Supplied as 30mm plugs.
  • Collection comprises:
  • Petunia 'Surfinia Purple'
  • Petunia 'Surfinia Dark Red'
  • Petunia 'Surfinia Blue'
  • Petunia 'Surfinia Hot Pink'
  • Petunia 'Surfinia Sweet Pink'
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    • 20 petunia plug plants - 4 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE* £12  
    • £13.96

Stocks 'Brompton'

Matthiola incana, Gillyflower

  • Early flowering
  • Beautifully scented
  • Good cut flower
Upright bushy, early flowering biennials producing gloriously scented flowers in a good colour range. Brompton Stocks make a wonderful, fragrant addition to borders and containers and are splendid for cutting too. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 25cm (10"). Supplied as plug tray plants.

Culinary information: Flowers are usually added raw to salads or as a garnish to desserts, they can also be candied. Their flavour is perfumed. For more details about edible flowers click here.

 

Buy this variety in a larger size
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    • 24 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £8.99
    • 48 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE* £6  
    • £11.98
    • 72 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • SAVE* £12  
    • £14.97

Fuchsia 'Royal Mosaic'

The royal purple, slightly ruffled petals of Fuchsia 'Royal Mosaic' are painted with a lovely magenta marbling. These extravagant, large double blooms trail in abundance, covering your container in a sea of exquisite marbled colour all summer long. Unrivalled for durability and weather resistance, this giant fuchsia is a must for your hanging baskets and containers. Height and spread: 30cm (12"). Supplied as 30mm plugs.

Culinary information: Add the beautiful coloured flowers to salads, crystallise them for a sweet garnish or add them to jellies for an extra splash of colour. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 5 fuchsia plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £7.49

Summer Bedding Surprise Plug Tray Packs

This is a great way to purchase your half-hardy annuals! The Lucky Dip package of plug tray plant packs presents an exciting Summer Bedding Surprise and you will receive the best deal in any range. The bedding plants are all easy to grow and will guarantee to fill your garden pots and borders with colour. The Summer Bedding Surprise Plug Tray Packs are carefully selected from an extensive range, providing you with variety and interest - and great value for money of course.

See also our Summer Bedding Surprise Garden-ready Packs.
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    • 24 plug tray plants - 2 varieties

    • Despatch: By end of April 2017
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    • £5.99
    • 48 summer bedding plug tray plants - up to 4 varieties

    • Despatch: By end of April 2017
    • SAVE* £4  
    • £7.98
    • 72 summer bedding plug tray plants - up to 6 varieties

    • Despatch: By end of April 2017
    • SAVE* £8  
    • £9.97