Patio and Basket Plants

PATIO AND BASKET PLANTS SPRING 2021

A RANGE OF PLANTS SUITABLE FOR HANGING BASKETS AND PATIO TUBS

All are priced at £2.95 each – Special Offer – select any 10 for £22.00 – More than 10 are charged at £2.20 each.

 

Select from the following.

 

ARGYRANTHEMUM – “MARGUERITE”

Classic daisies – ideal for Patio Tubs and Borders – full sun.

ARGYRANTHEMUM        LOLLY – rich pink with golden yellow centres.

ARGYRANTHEMUM        VANILLA LATTE – lemon yellow with darker centres.

ARGYRANTHEMUM        WHITE MOCHA – classic white with golden centres.

ARGYRANTHEMUM        METEOR RED – cranberry red with wonderful golden eyes.

ARGYRANTHEMUM        CORNISH GOLD – very vigorous with rich golden flowers.

ARGYRANTHEMUM        RASPBERRY RUFFLES – double baby-pink pom-poms.

 

ASTERISCUS ASTERIX EARLY – lovely rich gold daisy flowers, ideal for full sun.

 

BACOPA

This popular free flowering little trailing plant is an ideal filler in baskets and tubs. Sun or semi-shade.

We have the following varieties-

BACOPA               ABUNDA COLOSSAL BLUE – large blue flowers, good trail, ideal for any sized basket.

BACOPA               ABUNDA COLOSSAL WHITE – as above with white flowers

BACOPA               ABUNDA COLOSSAL PINK – as above with pale pink flowers

BACOPA               BALLERINA INDIGO BLUE DOUBLE – small double flowers, a little more upright.

BACOPA               SNOWFLAKE – the original small flowered white variety, more vigorous with a good trail.

 

BEGONIA NONSTOP

Bushy Begonias for Tubs, Baskets [as a centre plant] and Borders. Sun or Shade.

Refer to out Feature Plant List for more varieties.

We offer two distinct types – large flowering and giant flowering.

Large Flowering Varieties

BEGONIA             FORTUNE APRICOT SHADES – apricot orange shades.

BEGONIA             FORTUNE PINK – deep pink

BEGONIA             FORTUNE ROSE – deep-rose

BEGONIA             FORTUNE YELLOW – clear yellow

BEGONIA             FORTUNE WHITE – pure white with very pale-yellow shades.

BEGONIA             FORTUNE PEACH SHADES – peach-pink

BEGONIA             FORTUNE RED – rich red

BEGONIA             FORTUNE GOLDEN PICOTEE – golden yellow.

BEGONIA             FORTUNE ORANGE – extraordinarily rich orange.

BEGONIA             ON TOP FANDANGO – white with a salmon-coral edge.

BEGONIA             ON TOP SUNGLOW – orange with a darker orange edge.

BEGONIA             ON TOP PINK HALO – pale pink with a darker pink edge.

Giant Flowering Varieties –

BEGONIA             MAJESTIC RED - rich red

BEGONIA             MAJESTIC SOFT PINK – pale pink

BEGONIA             MAJESTIC SUNBURST – yellow with vivid red edge.

BEGONIA             MAJESTIC WHITE PINK PICOTEE – white, richly veined pink with a darker pink edge

BEGONIA             MAJESTIC WHITE – pure white with a hint of pink

BEGONIA             MAJESTIC YELLOW – pure clear yellow.

 

BEGONIA TRAILING

Ideal for hanging baskets in sun or shade.

More Trailing Begonias can be found in our Feature Plant list.

Large flowering Illumination Series – nonstop flowering with large flowers and a strong cascading habit -

BEGONIA             ILLUMINATION APRICOT SHADES – subtle apricot-orange

BEGONIA             ILLUMINATION GOLDEN PICOTEE – gold with a rich orange edge

BEGONIA             ILLUMINATION LEMON – a clear lemon yellow

BEGONIA             ILLUMINATION ORANGE – rich vibrant orange

BEGONIA             ILLUMINATION ROSE – dark rose pink with an orange undertone.

BEGONIA             ILLUMINATION SALMON PINK – pale salmon pink.

BEGONIA             ILLUMINATION SCARLET – rich scarlet

BEGONIA             ILLUMINATION WHITE – clear white.

BEGONIA             FUNKY PINK – similar habit to Illumination but with smaller rose shaped rosy-pink flowers.

BEGONIA             FUNKY ORANGE – as above with rich orange flowers.

 

BIDENS

Useful vigorous trailing and mounding plants for larger baskets and patio tubs – sun or semi-shade.

BIDENS ROCKSTAR – compact and bushy spreading habit – very-large yellow flowers.

BIDENS SPICY ICE – semi-trailing white flowering variety with distinctive yellow stamens.

BIDENS SPICY MARGARITA – mounding habit – rich fiery orange flowers with a distinct yellow halo.

 

BRACYSCOME

Dainty little free flowering Daisies – good fillers for baskets and patio tubs of all sizes – mounding spreading habit – sun or semi-shade.

BRACHYSCOME BRASCO VIOLET – lacy foliage and clear violet flowers.

BRACHYSCOME SURDAISY WHITE – good white.

 

CALIBRACHOA

Very free flowering Million Bell Petunias – small flowers - ideal for baskets – especially smaller baskets – in any sunny position – superb colour range – sun or semi-shade.

 CALIBRACHOA  CABARET DEEP YELLOW – a good rich yellow.

CALIBRACHOA   CABARET BRIGHT RED – strong red.

CALIBRACHOA   CABARET CHERRY ROSE – deep cherry-rose.

CALIBRACHOA   CABARET DEEP BLUE – deep violet blue.

CALIBRACHOA   CABARET HOT PINK – strong pink.

CALIBRACHOA   CABARET SKY BLUE – pale blue

CALIBRACHOA   CABARET WHITE – good white.

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN BLUEBERRY PUNCH – flowers are white with showy blue centres.

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN ORANGE PUNCH – rich orange with darker centre

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN STRAWBERRY PUNCH – vivid strawberry pink with darker centre.

CALIBRACHOA   BLACKCURRANT PUNCH – two tone vivid bright pink with dark purple centres.

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN TERRACOTTA – rich orange with darker veins

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN SUNRISE IMPROVED – yellow with red centres and markings.

CALIBRACHOA   TROPICAL SUNRISE – orange shades with yellow flecks.

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN DOUBLE BLUE IMPROVED – dark blue.

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN DOUBLE LEMON – soft lemon yellow.

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN DOUBLE RED – rich dark red.

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN DOUBLE ORANGE TASTIC – very vivid two-tone orange red.

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN DOUBLE PINKTASTIC – two shades of pink.

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN DOUBLE PROVENCE BLUE – soft blue.

CALIBRACHOA   CAN CAN DOUBLE WHITE – pure white.

CALIBRACHOA   DOUBLE CREAM – white with soft yellow centres.

CALIBRACHOA   LOVE SWEEP – lovely double, bright pink with white picotee edging.

 

COLEUS

Introducing Coleus Flame Thrower – bold foliage on compact spreading plants – ideal for tubs and borders – sun or shade – tolerant of full sun unlike other Coleus.

COLEUS FLAME THROWER HABANERO – orange foliage.

COLEUS FLAME THROWER SALSA ROJA – red foliage.

COLEUS FLAME THROWER SALSA VERDE – green foliage.

 

EUPHORBIA DIAMOND FROST –

Lovely compact little gem with small white flowers very freely produced all season – ideal for any sized basket or tub – sun or semi-shade.

 

EVOLVULUS BLUE MY MIND –

Lovely new trailing plant for a hot sunny basket with brilliant electric blue flowers.

 

FOLIAGE PLANTS

Useful foliage plants for large baskets and patio tubs- sun or semi-shade.

HELICHRYSUM   PETIOLARE SILVER - silver foliage – very vigorous spreading habit

HELICHRYSUM   PETIOLARE GOLD – gold foliage – very vigorous spreading habit.

HELICRYSUM SILVER MOON – much more compact with smaller silver foliage.

NEPETA DAPPLED LIGHT – NEW IMPROVED VARIETY - silver and gold variegated trailing plant.

 

FUCHSIA – BUSH

Popular selection of bushy upright Fuchsia’s for tubs baskets and borders – best in shade or semi-shade out of the hot sun.

FUCHSIA              BLACKIE – rich cerise and very dark beetroot purple.

FUCHSIA              CARMEL BLUE – white and violet blue

FUCHSIA              HEIDI ANNE – rose and pale lilac pink.

FUCHSIA              ICY PINK – rose and lilac pink with darker pink margins.

FUCHSIA              KORALLE FULGENS – Thalia with long orange tube shaped flowers

FUCHSIA              MANDARIN CREAM – white and rich clear orange.

FUCHSIA              PATIO PRINCESS – rose and white.

FUCHSIA              PAULA JANE – pale pink and rich cerise.

FUCHSIA              PINK SPANGLES – rose and pale pink with deeper pink veins.

FUCHSIA              SPION KOP – red and white.

FUCHSIA              WALTZ JUBELTEEN – new - pale pink and clear rose pink – upward facing blooms.

FUCHSIA              WINSTON CHURCHILL – rose and violet.

 

FUCHSIA – TRAILING

We offer two distinct types – the small free flowering Buds of May Trailing Varieties and the Giant Flowering Southern Bells.

Buds of May Trailing Fuchsias – ideal for any sized basket and tubs – - excellent trail - best in semi-shade in a cool position – keep moist.

FUCHSIA              ANTHEA – white and violet

FUCHSIA              ADRIENNE - pale flushed pink and pale violet.

FUCHSIA              CLAUDIA - white flushed pink and clear pale pink.

FUCHSIA              JEAN TAYLOR – rose and clear violet flushed rose.

FUCHSIA              PATRICIA HODGE – pale orange shaded deeper clear orange.

FUCHSIA              PURPLE FOUNTAIN [CASCADE] – rosy red and deep purple

FUCHSIA              SIR MAT BUSBY – red and white

FUCHSIA              TIME AFTER TIME – white with pink shading.

FUCHSIA              WHITE GOLD – clear white.

FUCHSIA              CASCADE – pale pink and rich magenta.

FUCHSIA              JACK SHAHAN – fuchsia pink.

FUCHSIA              RED SPIDER – pink and red.

Southern Bells Giant Flowering Trailing Fuchsias – vigorous spreading habit – trails with the weight of the flowers – ideal for large baskets and tubs – best in semi-shade in a cool position – keep moist.

FUCHSIA              BELLA ROSELLA – white and violet-pink.

FUCHSIA              BICENTENIAL – orange and orange with deep violet markings.

FUCHSIA              DEEP PURPLE white and purple

FUCHSIA              PEACHY – white and peach pink.

FUCHSIA              PINK MARSHMALLOW – white flushed very pale pink.

FUCHSIA              SNOWBURNER – rosy-red and white.

FUCHSIA              VOODOO – red and purple

FUCHSIA              WENDY’S BEAUTY – white and pale lilac.

 

GERANIUM

See separate list.

 

FOLIAGE PLANTS

Useful foliage plants for large baskets and patio tubs- sun or semi-shade.

HELICHRYSUM   PETIOLARE SILVER - silver foliage – very vigorous spreading habit

HELICHRYSUM   PETIOLARE GOLD – gold foliage – very vigorous spreading habit.

NEPETA  DAPPLED LIGHT – new improved  silver and gold variegated trailing plant.

 

IPOMOEA

Some of these are dual use – we also have Thunbergia with our feature plants – also Sweet Peas, Nasturtium etc with our seeds.

IPOMOEA            HEAVENLY BLUE – useful annual climber – also ideal to trail out of a large basket – clear blue flowers with white centres.

IPOMOEA            STAR OF YELTA - useful annual climber – also ideal to trail out of a large basket - striking rich neon purple-blue flowers.

 

ISOTOMA FIZZ N POP PURPLE – another natural looking little plant to grow alongside Scaevola - star shaped rich purple blue flowers – compact doming habit.

 

LOBELIA

Free flowering range of trailing Lobelia – nonstop flowering right into the autumn – ideal for baskets and tubs of all sizes – sun or semi-shade.

Waterfall trails more than the mounding Infinity varieties.

LOBELIA               INFINITY DEEP BLUE WITH EYE – new variety - rich dark violet blue flowers with white markings.

LOBELIA               INFINITY BRIGHT ROSE – rich purple pink.

LOBELIA               INFINITY BLUE – lovely clear blue.

LOBELIA               WATERFALL BLUE IMPROVED – the best blue – good trail.

LOBELIA               WATERFALL BLUE ICE – dark blue with white centres – good trail.

LOBELIA               WATERFALL WHITE SPARKLE – white flowers with some pale blue flecks.

 

LOBULARIA SNOW PRINCESS

Free flowering Alyssum – forms mounds of honey scented pure white flowers all summer – ideal for baskets and tubs – sun or semi-shade.

 

NEMESIA

Excellent free flowering plants with a low spreading habit – ideal for borders, patio tubs and baskets – prefer semi-shade out of the full sun – keep moist.

NEMESIA             FAIRY KISSES PINK LEMONADE – candyfloss pink and vanilla with a golden eye – good fragrance.

NEMESIA             FAIRY KISSES CITRINE – creamy white with a bright lemon-yellow lip.

NEMESIA             FAIRY KISSES VANILLA BERRY – bicolour, intense violet and creamy yellow with a deep yellow eye.

NEMESIA             FAIRY KISSES BOYSENBERRY – lovely combination of rich burgundy and blushing pink with a yellow eye.

NEMESIA             LADY LISA – bicolour violet blue with purple-pink lip.

NEMESIA             LITTLE ORANGE – rich orange.

NEMESIA             LITTLE CHERRY – cherry red.

NEMESIA             WISLEY VANILLA – white with delicate pale pink eyes – fantastic fragrance.

 

OSTEOSPERMUM

Popular free flowering Daisies – ideal for sunny tubs and borders.

OSTEOSPERMUM            FLOWER POWER WHITE – lovely white with dark centres.

OSTEOSPERMUM            SERENITY CORAL MAGIC – rich sun-baked orange.

OSTEOSPERMUM            SERENITY SUNSHINE BEAUTY – bright yellow orange with darker orange tips.

OSTEOSPERMUM            SERENITY BLUE EYED BEAUTY – yellow with a blue eye.

OSTEOSPERMUM            SERENITY PURPLE – rich dusky purple.

OSTEOSPERMUM            3D PINK – double pink flowers with lavender centres.

OSTEOSPERMUM            3D BERRY WHITE – double with white petals, veined purple, and bold purple centres.

OSTEOSPERMUM            3D VIOLET ICE – double white with violet centres

OSTEOSPERMUM            3D BLUEBERRY SHAKE – double white with purple centres.

 

PETUNIA - TRAILING

 

Calibrachoa – these are the Million Bell trailing varieties – LISTED ABOVE

 

Large Flowered Trailing Petunias – a compact range of Surfinia type Petunias – also includes the new Petchoa BeautiCal series – LISTED WITH BEDDING AND PATIO PLANTS

 

PETUNIA VIVINI

Compact mounding habit with masses of small Petunia flowers.

PETUNIA              VIVINI BLUE – dark blue

PETUNIA              VIVINI PURPLE VEIN – dusky purple veined flowers.

PETUNIA              VIVINI ROSE – bright rose-pink.

PETUNIA              VIVINI VIOLET VEIN – dusky violet veined flowers.

 

PORTULACA       HAPPY TRAILS MIXED – useful for a hot sunny basket, bright and cheerful colour range.

 

SANVITALIA

SANVITALIA is a popular little yellow daisy for a sunny basket or tub.

SANVITALIA       STARBINI – golden yellow – very free flowering – good trail.

 

SCAEVOLA

The Fan Flower is a classic favourite basket plant – spreading mounding habit – natural looking - ideal for baskets and tubs in sun or semi-shade.

The brand new Surdiva series starts to flower much earlier and from the centre of the plant.

SCAEVOLA          SURDIVA FASHION PINK – soft pastel pink.

SCAEVOLA          SURDIVA LIGHT BLUE – soft pastel blue.

SCAEVOLA          SURDIVA WHITE – pure white.

 

VERBENA

Trailing Verbena are a mainstay for baskets – excellent colour range – ideal for any size basket in sun or semi-shade – see our Bedding and Patio List for more varieties for tubs and borders.

VERBENA             VEPITA BLUE VIOLET – rich dark violet-blue.

VERBENA             VEPITA CARMINE KISS – pink, white and magenta bicolour.

VERBENA             VEPITA DARK RED – lovely rich dark red.

VERBENA             VEPITA DARK MAGENTA – dark maroon burgundy.

VERBENA             VEPITA HOT PINK – rich bright pink.

VERBENA             VEPITA LAVENDER – bright lavender.

VERBENA             VEPITA PEARL BLUE – soft light pastel blue.

VERBENA             VEPITA POLAR – pure white.

VERBENA             VEPITA VIOLET KISS – violet blue, magenta and white bicolour.