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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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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 summer bedding plug plants - 6 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
    • SAVE £9  
    • £14.97
    • 144 summer bedding plug tray plants - 12 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
    • SAVE £23  
    • £24.94

Rudbeckia hirta 'Toto' (Garden Ready)

Coneflower, Black-eyed Susan

How about this for a bright, zesty, alternative to French marigolds? Rudbeckia hirta ‘Toto’ is a compact and bushy summer plant, perfect for your garden borders, they're quick to burst into masses of golden blooms with deep brown central cone, This half hardy annual will continue flowering well into autumn. Height 25cm (10"). Spread 30cm (12").

 

Garden ready special offer
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    • 30 rudbeckia garden ready plants

    • Despatch: By end of June 2016
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    • £14.99

Salvia 'Blaze Of Fire' (Garden ready)

Scarlet Sage, Salvia splendens 'Fireball'

Super scarlet salvia flowers sit proudly above rich green foliage from June until October making this the perfect bedding plant for a blaze of summer colour. Salvia 'Blaze Of Fire' has a compact, branching habit that is well suited to containers, window boxes and hanging baskets. Height and spread: 30cm (12"). Supplied as garden ready plants.

 

Garden ready special offer
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    • 30 garden ready salvia plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of June 2016
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    • £14.99

Marigold 'French Vanilla' (Garden ready)

Tagetes erecta, African Marigold

This creamy-white flowered African marigold produces masses of large blooms up to 8cm (3") across that are absolutely pure in colour. Making a refreshing change from the usual yellows and oranges, the pom-pom flowers of Marigold 'French Vanilla' are borne on compact, bushy plants. An added bonus is a less pungent aroma compared to most other marigolds! These charming plants are perfect for bringing a contemporary twist to beds, borders and patio containers. Height and spread: 45cm (18"). Supplied as garden-ready plants

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

 

Garden ready special offer
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    • 30 garden ready marigold plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of June 2016
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    • £14.99

Busy Lizzie 'Divine' (New Guinea) (Garden ready)

Impatiens x hawkeri

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").

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.

 

Garden ready special offer
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    • 30 garden ready Busy Lizzie plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of June 2016
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    • £14.99

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 geranium plug tray plants

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    • £4.99
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    • 48 geranium plug tray plants

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

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    • SAVE £3  
    • £11.97
    • Out of stock

Fuchsia 'Fairy Blue'

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Dainty fairy-like flowers dance in the breeze, with purple-blue skirts beneath sparkling white sepals. Fuchsia 'Fairy Blue' produces a profusion of blooms throughout summer on bushy, upright stems. This compact half hardy fuchsia is perfect for growing in patio containers and filling gaps in summer borders. Height and spread: 70cm (28"). Supplied as 30mm plugs.

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

 

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    • 5 fuchsia plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
    • SALE PRICE  
    • £9.99 £6.99
    • 10 fuchsia plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of June 2016
    • SALE PRICE  
    • £19.98 £9.98
    • 20 fuchsia plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
    • SALE PRICE  
    • £29.96 £14.96

Begonia 'Non Stop'

Begonia 'Non Stop' is a very apt name for the remarkable flowering habit of this variety which can be relied upon to continue producing its bright, weather-resistant blooms throughout the summer and into early autumn. With little maintenance they will reward you with large, showy flowers in mixed colours including red, orange, pink and white. Use them in hanging baskets, in pots, containers and at the front of the garden border, then simply sit back and enjoy the show. Height and spread: 30cm (12").

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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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    • 10 standard begonia tubers

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
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    • £8.99

Begonia 'Organdy'

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Masses of flowers in a wonderful mix of colours with bronze and green foliage. Surprisingly tolerant of dry or wet conditions, this reliable variety will fill your beds, borders and containers with flowers throughout the whole summer. Height and spread: 25cm (10"). Supplied as plug tray plants.

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    • 24 begonia plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
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    • £7.99

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 Table Dark Red'
  • Petunia 'Surfinia Blue'
  • Petunia 'Surfinia Hot Pink'
  • Petunia 'Surfinia Sweet Pink'

Please note: saving shown is compared with buying individual varieties separately.

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    • 20 petunia plug plants - 4 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
    • HALF PRICE - SAVE £14.98  
    • £14.98

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.


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    • 24 begonia plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
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    • £9.99 £4.99
    • 48 begonia plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
    • SAVE £1  
    • £14.98 £8.98
    • 72 begonia plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
    • SAVE £3  
    • £19.97 £11.97
    • 140 begonia mini-plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
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    • £14.99

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.
More info
    • 120 garden ready plug plants - 30 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of June 2016
    • SAVE £20  
    • £39.96