Planting notes for 'Spring Bulbs with charity donation'
Crocus Large Flowered Mix—A mix of purples, yellows and whites for wonderful early colour. Multiplying over the years. Well-drained soil in sun. Height 5-10cm. Flowering February-March.
Dwarf Narcissus. Excellent for planters, rockeries and fronts of borders. Suitable for most soils, in sun or part-shade.
Tête-à-Tête —Highly regarded variety with long flowering period late Feb-early April. Height 15cm
Thalia—A beautiful white variety, flowering in April. Height 25cm.
Pipit—Soft lemon-yellow blooms with white centres. Flowering late April. Height 20cm
Quail—Jonquil daffodil. Multiple fragrant flowerheads on each stem. Height 40cm. Flowering March-April
Daffodils Naturalising mix—Classics of spring! A mix of varieties for planting in clumps and drifts. Most soils, sun or part-shade. Heights apx 40cm. Flowering March-April.
Hyacinths—Highly fragrant chunky blooms in March-April. Heights 40cm. Best in well-drained soil in sun.
Pink Pearl; Innocence (white); Delft Blue; Jan Bos (carmine red); Woodstock (plum-purple)
Scilla siberica—Siberian Squill. Gorgeous little plant with delicate flowers of rich blue. Excellent planted around taller bulbs. Well-drained soil in sun or part-shade. Height 15cm. Flowering March-April
Muscari Peppermint—Grape hyacinth with fragrant pale blue heads fading to white. Lovely for tubs, rockeries or plant in drifts. Well-drained soil in sun. Height 15cm. Flowering April
Tulip Mix– 5 singles, 3 lily-flowered. Suitable for planters and borders, and as cut flowers. Well-drained soil in sun. Heights apx 40-50cm. Flowering April-May
Dwarf Tulips. Excellent for planters, rockeries and fronts of borders. Expect many years of blooms. Well-drained soils in sun. Heights 20-25cm. Flowering March-April.
Guiseppe Verdi (yellow & red); Pinocchio (red & white); Red Riding Hood (red, striped leaves)
Allium christophii—Enormous globes clustered with small star-shaped silvery purple flowers. Stunning as dried and cut flowers. Free-draining soil in sun. Height 60cm. Flowering May-June.
Allium Purple Sensation—Rich violet star-shaped lollipop flowers. Ideal for cut flowers and dried arrangements. Free-draining soil in sun. Height 1m. Flowering May-June.
Allium sphaerocephalon—Drumstick Allium. Tight balls of ruby-violet flower heads on tall stems. Well-drained soil in full sun. Height 60cm. Flowering May-June
Bumblebee Buffet - A selection of bulbs to provide bee-friendly flowers from February through to May.
Lasagne Planter - We select you three types of bulbs for a succession of blooms. Suitable for pots 12" diameter.