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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.
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    • 84 garden ready plug plants - 21 of each variety

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Winter Bedding Pack

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Everything you need for a brilliant winter and spring display all in one pack! This mix of the best winter bedding plants will add colour and fragrance to your beds, borders, containers and window boxes from February right through until June. Choose from either 108 plants, 12 of each variety, or if you have a really large space to fill double up to our 216 plant pack, getting 24 of each variety! Varieties are also available separately. Supplied as plug tray plants.


  • Collection comprises the following varieties:
  • Bellis perennis 'Frilly Mix' - quilled, pompom bicoloured blooms above neat, compact growth. Height and Spread: 20cm (8").
  • Forget-me-not 'Sylva' - a pretty blend of traditional, blue Forget-Me-Not flowers, plus pink and white too. Height and spread: 20cm (8").
  • Pansy 'Frizzle Sizzle Ballerina Mix' - outstanding ruffled blooms in beautiful colours. Height and spread: 23cm (9").
  • Polyanthus 'Carousel Mix' - vibrant, weather resistant blooms above neat rosettes of leaves. Height and Spread: 20cm (8").
  • Primrose 'Petticoat Mixed' - unusual double rosebud blooms in a selection of bright colours. Height and Spread: 20cm (8").
  • Stock 'Scentastic Mix' - highly fragrant blooms in bright pinks, white and purples. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 25cm (10").
  • Sweet William 'Messenger' - clusters of colourful blooms with a delicious sweet fragrance. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 30cm (12").
  • Viola 'Most Scented Mix' - a cheerful mix of fragrant violas. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 20cm (8").
  • Wallflower 'Dolce Vita Mix' - superbly aromatic blooms in a wide spectrum of colours. Height and spread: 30cm (12").
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    • 108 plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2014
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    • £19.45
    • 216 plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of October 2014
    • SAVE £51  
    • £29.91

Pansy 'Winter Flowering Super Mix'

Viola x wittrockiana

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  • Customer favourite
  • Versatile and colourful mix
  • Superb value for money
A marvellous mix of colours and patterns; some in solid shades, while others have cheery faces. Pansy 'Winter Flowering Super Mix' are versatile you can plant them just about anywhere in the garden border, pots, baskets or window boxes. Long-flowering and in an exceptional range of 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 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
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    • £9.99 £4.99
    • 48 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
    • SAVE £12  
    • £7.98
    • 72 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
    • SAVE £20  
    • £9.97

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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    • 84 garden-ready plug plants - 21 of each variety

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    • £29.96
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Begonia 'Majestic Sunburst' (Garden Ready)

Admire the breathtaking blooms of Begonia 'Majestic Sunburst' from June through to October. Becoming bigger and fuller as the plant matures, these incredible blooms eventually reach up to 20cm (8”) diameter! With a sturdy, upright habit this fabulous bedding plant is ideal for beds, borders and patio containers. By the end of the season tubers will have been produced which can be lifted and stored for planting out next year too. Height: 40cm (16”). Spread: 35cm (14”). Supplied as plug plants.

Supplied as garden-ready plug plants: If you’ve fallen behind with your planting or if greenhouse space is limited, we can help you catch up with our garden-ready plug plants. 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.

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How to plant bulbs, corms and tubers


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

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    • 21 garden-ready plug plants

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    • £9.99
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    • 42 garden-ready plug plants

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    • £14.98
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Begonia 'Non-Stop Citrus Mix' (Garden Ready)

Non-Stop begonias give blooms all through the summer, without a pause, hence the name! Begonia 'Non-Stop Citrus Mix' features the best of the summery colours; oranges, whites, yellows and a splash of red here and there. Perfect for patio containers or the garden border. Height: 25cm (10"). Spread: 30cm (12").

Supplied as garden-ready plug plants: If you've fallen behind with your planting or if greenhouse space is limited, we can help you catch up with our garden-ready plug plants. 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.

Useful links:

How to plant bulbs, corms and tubers

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    • 21 garden-ready plug plants

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    • £9.99
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    • 42 garden-ready plug plants

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    • £14.98
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Pansy 'Avalanche'

Viola x wittrockiana

  • Delicately scented
  • Excellent in baskets and containers
Compact plants bear distinctly coloured blooms with velvety purple outer petals and burnt orange centres. Each delicately scented flower sports a jolly face that will bring cheer to your garden throughout spring. Viola 'Avalanche' is superb in baskets, containers, Flower Pouches™ and window boxes. A pretty plant for cottage and alpine gardens. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 20cm (8"). 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 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
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    • £9.99
    • 48 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
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    • £14.98
    • 72 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
    • SAVE £10  
    • £19.97

Primrose 'Husky Mixed'

Primula

  • Winter flowering
  • Hardy perennial
  • Delicate fragrance
Now there is no excuse to not enjoy splashes of colour in your garden in the dark winter months. Even through the coldest of winters, the bright rainbow colours of Primrose Husky Mixed with their delicate fragrance will appear among a rosette of green leaves, to brighten the gloomiest days. Plant primroses in containers and window boxes, or in large groups in beds and borders for a sensational spring display. Height and spread: 20cm (8"). 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 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
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    • £9.99 £4.99
    • 48 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
    • SAVE £12  
    • £14.98 £7.98
    • 72 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
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    • £19.97 £9.97

Primrose 'Arctic Blue'

Primula

  • Hardy perennial
  • Attractive foliage
  • Perfect for spring borders and containers
The colourful flowers of these cheery primulas are a sure sign that spring has arrived! The deep green leaves of this hardy perennial are particularly attractive on a frosty morning when their foliage turns to shades of icy blue. A must for spring borders and containers, where these robust little perennials will bloom year after year. Height: 20cm (8"). 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 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
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    • £9.99
    • 48 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
    • SAVE £5  
    • £14.98
    • 72 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
    • SAVE £10  
    • £19.97

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.
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    • 24 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
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    • £7.99
    • 48 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
    • SAVE £4  
    • £11.98
    • 72 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
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    • £14.97
    • 140 mini-plug plants

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Sweet William 'Bright Eyes'

Dianthus barbatus

  • Sweetly scented
  • Long-lasting cut flower
  • Attractive to bees
The seductively sweet scent of these cottage garden favourites will keep you coming back for another sniff of their lingering perfume! Clusters of colourful ragged edged blooms are carried on strong stems making long lasting cut flowers. A charming plant for beds and borders that is always popular with the local bees. Height: 45cm (18") Spread: 20cm (10"). 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 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
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    • £7.99
    • 48 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
    • SAVE £4  
    • £11.98
    • 72 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
    • SAVE £9  
    • £14.97

Pansy 'Chalon Mixed'

Viola x wittrockiana

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Always a firm favourite this unusual pansy is free flowering and will give a super display. With their frilled and ruffled petals they make are stunning in containers, flower beds and garden borders. 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 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
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    • £7.99
    • 48 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
    • SAVE £6  
    • £11.98
    • 72 plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
    • SAVE £17  
    • £14.97