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Children's Flower Plants


Gardening with children is a great way to spend time together and teaches them about the great outdoors. It’s also a good excuse for them to get their hands dirty! Children like to see results quickly so we’ve selected a range of safe and easy plants that will flower all summer long. These plants for children are excellent value for money and fun to grow!

Children's flower plants
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Iberis sempervirens (Large Plant)

Iberis, Candytuft, Iberis commutata

Masses of scented white flowers are the head turning feature of this RHS AGM Candytuft variety, Iberis Sempervirens. It's an evergreen hardy perennial that will feel at home in poor soils in rockeries, on the tops of walls or the front of borders and is a reliable ground cover plant. Candytuft is attractive to pollinating insects too. Height 30cm (12"). Spread 50cm (20").

Culinary information: Both the leaves and flowers of candytuft can be eaten raw and have a taste similar to that of a sweet broccoli. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 1 iberis plant in 1 litre pot

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
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    • £9.99
    • 2 iberis plants in 1 litre pots

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
    • SAVE* £5  
    • £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 May 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 48 marigold plug tray plants

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

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

Marigold 'Fireball'

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

Flowering from June through to November, this is possibly one of the most easy to grow and reliable of all marigolds. Marigold ‘Fireball’ will carpet an area in deep red buds, which open into deep orange flowers for a very dramatic display. Plant them in drifts in a bedding display or en masse in a container for an impressive impact. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 25cm (10")
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    • 24 marigold plug tray plants

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

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE* £5  
    • £14.98

Pansy 'Mystique Blue Halo'

Viola

This stunning new pansy boasts extra large flowers with white centres, purple whiskers and a cool, clear blue surround. Pansy 'Mystique Blue Halo' erupts with an abundance of beautiful blooms from late winter and may even produce the odd bloom in autumn after planting. Easy to grow, this lovely pansy is superb for filling beds, borders, patio containers and window boxes with non-stop spring colour. Height: 20cm (8"). Spread: 23cm (9"). Supplied as plugtray 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

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    • £8.99
    • Out of stock
    • 48 pansy plug tray plants

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    • SAVE* £3  
    • £14.98
    • Out of stock

Pansy 'Cool Wave' (Pre-planted Hanging Basket)

Viola x wittrockiana

For hassle-free gardening this autumn, look no further than this pre-planted hanging basket - the easiest way to winter/spring colour. This sturdy, weather-proof, hanging basket has been planted up and grown on for you - simply place where you’ll most enjoy the vibrant colour over the coming months. Hanging Basket diameter: 27cm (11in).

Pansy 'Cool Wave is a refreshing mix of bright pansies in cooler shades of white, blue, purple and yellow. These fully hardy pansy plants are well branched and have a superb trailing habit making them ideal for billowing out of hanging baskets from autumn through to spring. Height: 20cm (8"). Spread: 45cm (18").

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.

 

Winter Pre-planted Baskets offer
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    • 1 pre-planted pansy hanging basket

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    • £17.99
    • Out of stock

Pansy 'Matrix Mix' (Pre-planted Hanging Basket)

Viola x wittrockiana

For hassle-free gardening this autumn, look no further than this pre-planted hanging basket - the easiest way to winter/spring colour. This sturdy, weather-proof, hanging basket has been planted up and grown on for you - simply place where you’ll most enjoy the vibrant colour over the coming months. Hanging Basket diameter: 27cm (11in).

A dazzling mixture of colours and patterns, Pansy 'Matrix Mix' are bigger and better than the average pansy, providing a brilliant winter and springtime display. These robust plants have a compact, branching habit and bloom whatever the weather brings which means you can be sure of a really reliable garden performance. Height: 20cm (8"). Spread: 25cm (10").


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.

 

Winter Pre-planted Baskets offer
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    • 1 pre-planted pansy hanging basket

    • Despatch:
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    • £17.99
    • Out of stock

Viola 'Teardrops Mixed' (Pre-planted Hanging Basket)

Pansy

For hassle-free gardening this autumn, look no further than this pre-planted hanging basket - the easiest way to winter/spring colour. This sturdy, weather-proof, hanging basket has been planted up and grown on for you - simply place where you’ll most enjoy the vibrant colour over the coming months. Hanging Basket diameter: 27cm (11in).

Viola 'Teardrops' is an excellent mix providing cascades of colourful blooms to brighten up the winter months. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 20cm (8").


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.

 

Winter Pre-planted Baskets offer
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    • 1 pre-planted viola hanging basket

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    • £17.99
    • Out of stock

Pansy 'Matrix Mix' (Pre-planted Patio Pot)

Viola x wittrockiana

For hassle-free gardening this autumn, look no further than this pre-planted patio pot - the easiest way to winter/spring colour. This sturdy, weather-proof, pot has been planted up and grown on for you - simply place where you’ll most enjoy the vibrant colour over the coming months. Patio pot diameter: 33cm (13in).

A dazzling mixture of colours and patterns, Pansy 'Matrix Mix' are bigger and better than the average pansy, providing a brilliant winter and springtime display. These robust plants have a compact, branching habit and bloom whatever the weather brings which means you can be sure of a really reliable garden performance. Height: 20cm (8"). Spread: 25cm (10").


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.

 

Winter Pre-planted Pots offer
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    • 1 pre-planted pansy patio pot

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    • £17.99
    • Out of stock

Marigold 'Bonanza Mix' (Garden ready)

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

These early flowering Marigolds form neat, well branched, uniform plants that give a fabulous garden performance. Reliable and free flowering, Marigold ‘Durango Collection’ will fill your beds and borders with large blooms in bright shades of orange, gold and red. Height and spread: 25cm (10").

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.

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.

 

Garden ready special offer
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    • 30 garden ready marigold plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of June 2017
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    • £14.99

Iberis 'Pink Ice'

Iberis, Candytuft

Try this brand new Candytuft for a parade of pastel pink flowers from late spring to midsummer. This hardy perennial carries its pretty blooms in eye-catching, flattened panicles which are followed by attractive seed heads. Iberis ‘Pink Ice’ has a low growing, spreading habit that is well suited to rockeries and path edges, as well as borders and patio containers. Height: 25cm (10"). Spread: 40cm (16"). Supplied in 7cm pots.

Culinary information: Both the leaves and flowers of candytuft can be eaten raw and have a taste similar to that of a sweet broccoli. For more details about edible flowers click here.


Culinary information: Both the leaves and flowers of candytuft can be eaten raw and have a taste similar to that of a sweet broccoli. For more details about edible flowers click here.


Culinary information: Both the leaves and flowers of candytuft can be eaten raw and have a taste similar to that of a sweet broccoli. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 1 iberis plant in 7cm pot

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
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    • £9.99

Marigold 'Jesters Mix™'

Tagetes patula, French Marigold

This colourful mix of French Marigolds has that real 'wow' factor, making them a perfect choice for creating impact in beds and borders. Marigold 'Jesters Mix' bears eye-catching stripy and terracotta coloured blooms on compact, bushy plants from June to October - perfect for extending the season of colour in your garden. The single blooms are also attractive to bees. Height: 50cm (20"). Spread: 40cm (16").

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.

More info
    • 24 marigold plug tray plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £7.99