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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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Garden Ready Collection

Ideal for busy households - you can still enjoy a colourful garden this summer without the need for trays and pots, growing plants on. We've done that part for you with our range of 'garden-ready-plants'. With a strong, developed root system and healthy top growth these plants can be planted straight into the border or your baskets and patio containers. The collection comprises 4 popular varieties: Begonia 'Apricot Illumination', Geranium 'Jackpot Mix', Petunia 'Frenzy Mix' and Busy Lizzy 'Divine'. Delivery is in late May, when risk of frost is usually gone! Supplied as large plug plants. More info
    • 120 garden ready plug plants - 30 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of June 2015
    • SAVE £20  
    • £39.96

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 Blood Red'
  • Petunia 'Surfinia Blue'
  • Petunia 'Surfinia Rose Vein'
  • Petunia 'Surfinia White'
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    • 20 petunia plug plants - 4 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of May 2015
    • HALF PRICE - SAVE £14.98  
    • £14.98

Summer Bedding Plants Pack

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Fill your beds, borders and containers with colour with our Summer Bedding Plants Pack. This really is everything you need for a brilliant summer display - all in one pack! Varieties are also available separately. Supplied as plug plants.


  • Collection comprises:
  • Antirrhinum majus 'Madame Butterfly Mix' - Beautiful, frilly, double snapdragon flowers will fill your summer borders with glorious colour, lasting far longer than their single flowered cousins. Height: 65cm (26").
  • Begonia 'Organdy' - A reliable variety producing masses of flowers in a wonderful mix of colours, above bronze and green foliage. Height: 30cm (12").
  • Marigold 'Jesters' - Fantastic stripey gold and terracotta blooms on compact bushy plants. Height: 25cm (10").
  • Pansy 'Tea Party' - Compact growing variety with large,colourful blooms. Height: 20cm (8").
  • Rudbeckia 'Cherry Brandy' - Sumptuous cherry-red blooms are borne on robust plants, flowering all summer. Height: 60cm (24").
  • Stocks 'Clove-scented Mix - Wonderfully fragrant flowers in shades of pink, purple and cream. Makes a great cut-flower. Height: 30cm (12").
  • Verbena 'Peaches and Cream' - Trailing stems and pretty peachy-salmon florets make this ideal for borders, pots and baskets. Ht. 30cm (12").
  • Laurentia 'Mixed' - Mounding foliage bursts into bloom with hundreds of pastel-coloured star-shaped flowers. Ht. 20cm.
  • Gazania 'Red Shades' - Vivid ruby-red flowers which will tolerate all weathers for a stunning summer display. Height: 25cm (10").
  • Ageratum 'Blue Danube' - Dwarf, bushy plants house these soft-blue fluffy flower clusters, ideal for bedding. Ht. 20cm.
  • Lobelia 'Ultra Cascade' - A trailing lobelia with a sparkling array of dainty flowers in shades of indigo, pale blue, white, purple and lilac. Trails to: 60cm (24").
  • Petunia 'Bedding Mix' - These vibrant, super-vigorous petunias look fantastic cascading out of baskets or alternatively grown as ground cover. Height: 30cm (12").
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    • 72 plug plants - 6 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of May 2015
    • SAVE £9  
    • £14.97
    • 144 plug tray plants - 12 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of May 2015
    • SAVE £23  
    • £24.94

Busy Lizzie 'Divine' (New Guinea)

Impatiens x hawkeri

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Since 2011 Busy Lizzie stocks have been virtually eradicated by the fungal disease Downy Mildew. Fortunately New Guinea varieties like Busy Lizzie ‘Divine’ are unaffected so you can be sure of a fabulous display. Its large flowers in a mix of red, orange, lavender, white and magenta are perfect for adding colour to patio pots and garden borders. These robust Impatiens plants are vigorous and strong growing, withstanding wet, dry, cold or hot conditions throughout the summer. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 35cm (14").
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    • 24 plug tray plants

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    • £4.99
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    • 48 plug tray plants

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    • Worth £9.98 - SAVE £1  
    • £8.98
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    • 72 plug tray plants

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    • Worth £14.97 - SAVE £3  
    • £11.97
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    • 144 plug tray plants

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    • £17.94
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Fuchsia 'Giant Marbled Collection'

Extravagant, large double blooms in a mix of colours will trail in abundance, covering your containers in a sea of exquisite marbled colour all summer long. Unrivalled for durability and weather resistance these are a must for your hanging baskets and containers Trailing 30cm. Supplied as plug plants.

Culinary information: Some parts of these flowers are edible. Click here for more details about edible flowers.

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    • 20 mixed fuchsia plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2015
    • Half price - SAVE £14.98  
    • £14.98

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: Some parts of these flowers are edible. Click here for more details about edible flowers.

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    • 24 plug plants

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    • £3.99
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    • 48 plug plants

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    • £7.98
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    • 72plug plants

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    • £9.97
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Geranium 'Jackpot Mixed'

Pelargonium, Zonal Geranium, Zonal Pelargonium

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This phenomenal mix really hits the jackpot! Radiant coloured flower heads in red, white and shades of pink are held aloft a backdrop of large leaves. Reassuringly weather resistant, Geranium Jackpot tolerates wind, rain or drought. So versatile and undemanding that growing geraniums has never been more rewarding! Supplied as a mix of colours as plug tray plants. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 30cm (12").
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    • 24 plug tray plants

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    • £4.99
    • Out of stock
    • 48 plug tray plants

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    • SAVE £1  
    • £8.98
    • Out of stock
    • 72 plug tray plants

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    • SAVE £3  
    • £11.97
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    • 144 plug tray plants

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    • SAVE £12  
    • £17.94
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Begonia Half Price 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

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Culinary information: Some parts of these flowers are edible. Click here for more details about edible flowers.

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    • 40 begonia tubers - 1 pack of each

    • Despatch: By end of February 2016
    • HALF PRICE - SAVE £17.98  
    • £17.98

Begonia 'Inspiration'

Begonia 'Inspiration' bears beautiful iridescent blooms and striking, fleshy bronze and green foliage. Flowering all summer and well into autumn, this compact begonia tolerates any weather, wet or dry making it ideal for our unpredictable summers! This colourful bedding plant is ideal for beds, containers and baskets. Height and spread: 25cm (10"). Supplied as plug tray plants. More info
    • 24 begonia plug tray plants

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    • £4.99
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    • 48 begonia plug tray plants

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    • SAVE £1  
    • £8.98
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    • 72 begonia plug tray plants

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    • £11.97
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    • 140 begonia mini-plug plants

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    • £14.99
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Marigold 'Fire And Ice Collection'

A dlightful combination of the warm yellow, gold and orange shades of 'Taishan' with the cooler 'Vanilla Ice'. Supllied as plug tray plants.

Culinary information: Some parts of these flowers are edible. Click here for more details about edible flowers.

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    • 48 plug plants - 24 of each variety

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    • £14.98
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Garden Ready 'Glory Collection'

By popular demand we’ve grown on four more of your favourite summer bedding varieties into large 'garden-ready' plug plants for a glorious display in your garden.

If you’ve fallen behind with your planting or if greenhouse space is limited, try this Garden Ready 'Glory Collection'. These sturdy plants are larger than other plugs so they can be planted straight out in the garden provided that there are no forecasts of frost. Perfect for filling containers, baskets and borders without the need for growing on.

Height: 25cm (10"). Spread:45cm (18"). Supplied as large garden-ready plug plants.

  • Collection comprises:
  • Begonia 'Inspiration' - Beautiful iridescent blooms and striking, fleshy bronze and green foliage.
  • Gazania 'Stars in Stripes' - Unique flowers with a beautifully contrasting darker stripe on every petal.
  • Marigold 'Durango' - Neat, well branched, uniform plants that give a fabulous garden performance.
  • Lobelia 'Ultra-cascade' - A sparkling array of dainty flowers in shades of indigo, pale blue, white, purple and lilac.
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    • 120 garden ready plug plants - 30 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of June 2015
    • SAVE £20  
    • £39.96

Pansy 'Frizzle Sizzle Ballerina Mix'

Viola x wittrockiana

Outstanding ruffled blooms in beautiful colours. Height and spread: 23cm (9"). Supplied as plug tray plants.

Culinary information: Some parts of these flowers are edible. Click here for more details about edible flowers.

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    • 24 pansy plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2015
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    • £8.99
    • 48 pansy plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2015
    • SAVE £3  
    • £14.98